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Is propranolol good for anxiety?

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Anonymous

31 Oct 2012

Hello newmommy2107. Yes. Its often perscribed off lable in the treatment for GAD (General Anxiety Disorder) Regards pledge

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Anonymous 31 Oct 2012

"lable" shoud read label

Anonymous

31 Oct 2012

Yes newmommy. In addition to my clonazepam, I take propranolol for my anxiety symptoms. It works well for me and I have been on it for more than 10 years. New moms go through a lot, I remember freaking out when I had my kids ... it helped. Hope it does as well for you.

Sweetest Hippie

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Anonymous 31 Oct 2012

Hey Laura, good to see you posting again... Mary

Anonymous 31 Oct 2012

Just wanted to mention that propranolol is a beta blocker used for irregualr heartbeat, but is also used quite successfuly for anxiety as it regulates the heatbeat, & slows it down which usually rises when you are anxious...

31 Oct 2012

hello newmommy2107,
I was on this medication before, it is a beta blocker used for the treatment of hypertention, angina, temors, heart conditions, anxiety, and panic as well as other things so the answer to your ? is YES... angel1662

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