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Posted 19 Jun 2012 by • 10 answers
Hello. I have been prescribed 40mg of propranolol. I mentioned to my Dr about fear of upcoming interviews and daily anxiety about them and hearing from further job applications: I would get anxious just checking my inbox. Do you guys reckon this is the right medicine then? And, is 40mg quite a lot? ...
Posted 16 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
Im in the lifestyle. I find it difficult to reach an erection when it's time to step up to the plate due to stage fright. I have no problem getting hard otherwise. My question is... If I take Viagra when we play, will it affect my natural ability to get an erection when we aren't playing??
Posted 17 days ago by • 1 answer
I got propranolol (10MG) prescribed to me back in October of 2015 for test anxiety and stage fright. I have a presentation tomorrow and I found the bottle with 6 pills left in it. The expiration date on the bottle says 10/14/2016. Is it safe to take it? If so has the potency decreased?
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
I get all the usual anxiety-related symptoms before major presentations for work: insanely fast heartbeat, shaky, cold hands, can't think... BUT I also get the worst of it all, the almost immediate need to use the washroom, and NOT to throw up. Believe me, feeling like you're about to get ...
Posted 14 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm being treated for depression and insomnia with Oleptro trazodone 300mg.Because of performance anxiety my urologist has prescribed Viagra 25mg.It's safe?
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
As a musician I find propranolol more effective for nerves. So on performance days I switch from bisoprolol to 20mg of propranolol and back again the next day. Is this practice safe?
Posted 2 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
If I'm doing 2 auditions in one day about 7 hours apart, and I take propranolol about an hour before my first one, will the effects last all day or do I need to take it again later in the day before my second audition?
Posted 29 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I will cry tears of joy if this works. I currently received a (fresh) prescription - I had been taking an older one but didn't really notice any help. I have become quite the homebody. However, in the last few weeks, acting and photography gigs are dropping in my lap. In the past, any ...
Posted 28 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I am an opera student and suffer from terror before I have to sing for my professors. My doctor prescribed me 40mg in the morning and 40mg 2 hours before I perform. I started taking it today and when it came close to my turn to sing, I almost started crying from the terror that I was feeling. The ...
Posted 6 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
I have the worst case of anxiety that I know. My lower back hurts, heart paces, sweaty, and really bad shaky voice. I feel like an idiot when being put on the spot and asked to introduce myself or any type of presentation. I have avoided jobs due to group interviews.
Posted 13 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I want to use it for performance anxiety.
Posted 14 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
"I have always been fearful of public presentation and had a lot of nervous symptoms but it was manageable and I was on an antidepressant on and off. It wasn't until I got into the medical field that I started shaking in my class when I had to do blood draws in front of the entire class ...
Posted 5 May 2016 by • 1 answer
Do i have to take it continuously or can I just take it like an hour before say a presentation where i will get very anxious? will it work that way or will i have to take it for a certain amount of time to help?
Posted 9 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
I have given several speeches in my life with no fear until one day I had a panic attack come up and bite me. This took place in an auditorium setting. I have been overcome by anxiety thinking about this. However, I don't have problems in a classroom setting, tv interviews, radio interviews. ...