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Posted 19 Jun 2012 by samyale • 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 Jdaddy441 • 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 5 days ago by Anxiety_Sucks • 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 10 days ago by gnomolomo • 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 5 days ago by Dinsdale007 • 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 Angelal4444 • 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 Blondie1988 • 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 operanon • 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 G1969 • 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 saxadrone • 0 answers
I want to use it for performance anxiety.
Posted 14 Sep 2016 by Hopeful EMT • 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 h_10 • 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 Delltech59 • 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. ...
Posted 24 Feb 2016 by ka0522 • 0 answers
47 y old 190 lb guy w long standing years of stage fright, poor public speaking, nervousness, speech breakdown from severe performance anxiety, pls advise Propranolol v/s Atenolol and doseages side effects and how to wean off between performances etc as i dont want to be on beta blockers for ever ...
Posted 13 Mar 2016 by cellogirl • 0 answers
I am on propranolol for a lithium induced tremor, and my dad told me that it was also used for fear reduction, so, I'm curious about the results. I also might add that I am trying to get over my fear of spiders and later, escalators