Ciplar (40mg)

Tablet
MRP:Rs. 42.84 for 1 Packet(s) (15 Tablet each)
Discounted Price:Rs. 42.84 (0% OFF)
1
Report Error

Composition

Propranolol(40 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Propranolol(40 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

To treat high blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythm, heart disease, anxiety and uncontrolled shaking (tremors), chest pain and migraine headaches. Also, to prevent bleeding in the stomach and food pipe in patients with swollen blood vessels due to liver disease.

SIDE EFFECTS

Dizziness, Itching, difficulty breathing or swelling of the face, lips, throat or tongue, fatigue, vomiting, nausea, stomach bloating, tiredness, difficulty in sleeping, rash, diarrhea, decreased sex drive, impotence, visual disturbances to vivid dreams, hallucinations, and confusion.

DRUG INTERACTION

Propranolol interacts with calcium channel blockers (verapamil, diltiazem or bepridil), alpha blockers (prazosin), aluminum hydroxide, anticholinergics ( atropine, scopolamine), calcium channel blockers (diltiazem, verapamil), chlorpromazine, diazepam , cimetidine, fluoxetine/paroxetine/fluvoxamine, HIV protease inhibitors including ritonavir, rifamycins including rifabutin, certain anti-seizure medicines including carbamazepine), other drugs to treat high blood pressure (clonidine, hydralazine, methyldopa, reserpine , amiodarone, digoxin, disopyramide, propafenone, quinidine), mefloquine, rizatriptan, theophylline, thioridazine, thyroid hormones (levothyroxine), warfarin and bronchodilators like salbutamol. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

This drug works by blocking the action of certain natural chemicals in the body (such as epinephrine) that affect the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces heart rate, blood pressure, and strain on the heart.

SUBSTITUTES

37 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • Propranolol (40mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Roche
    Rs. 0.70/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 7
    save 75% more per Tablet
  • Corbeta (40mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Roche
    Rs. 0.94/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 9.37
    save 67% more per Tablet
  • Manoprolol Sr(40mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 2.12/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 21.20
    save 26% more per Tablet
  • Manoprolol (40mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 2.25/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 22.50
    save 21% more per Tablet
  • Ciplar La(40mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 3.40/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 34
    pay 19% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Ciplar (40mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Ciplar (40mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Contraindicated: The drug should not be used by breastfeeding women, as evidences from studies have shown that there is a high risk of causing significant damage to infants.

Can I take Ciplar (40mg) with alcohol?

No studies found