Inderal is indicated for treatment of high blood pressure, prevention of angina pectoris (chest pain), management of a heart condition called hypertrophic subaortic stenosis, treating and preventing certain abnormal or rapid heart rhythms, improvement of survival after a heart attack in certain people, healing tremor, prevention of migraine headaches, and handling symptoms of adrenal gland tumors. It may be used alone or with other drugs. It may also be used for other situation as advised by your doctor.
Use Inderal as determined by your physician. Take Inderal with or without a meal, but it should be taken at the same time daily and consistently either on an empty stomach or with food. Do not use antacids containing aluminum within 2 hours of taking Inderal. Continue to use Inderal even if you feel well.
Inderal may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or lightheadedness. These effects may worsen if Inderal is taken with alcohol or certain other medications. Take Inderal with caution. Don't drive or perform other possibly negative tasks until you know how you react to this drug. If your symptoms don't improve or if they worsen, contact your doctor. This drug should be used only by the patient for whom it has been prescribed. Don't take less or more or use it more often than determined by your physician.