INDICATIONS AND USAGE: INDERAL® LA (propranolol HCl) is a beta adrenergic blocker indicated for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), angina pectoris and hypertrophic subaortic stenosis. INDERAL® LA is also indicated for the prevention of migraine headache. Lowering blood pressure can reduce the risk of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular events, primarily strokes and myocardial infarctions.
LIMITATION OF USE: INDERAL® LA is not indicated in the management of hypertensive emergencies.
INDERAL® LA is a prescription medicine that belongs to a group of medicines called “beta blockers” used to treat high blood pressure. INDERAL® LA lowers blood pressure, which can reduce the risk of strokes and heart attack. INDERAL® LA is not to be used to treat high blood pressure emergencies.
INDERAL® LA can decrease frequency of chest pain and increase ability to exercise in patients with heart disease.
INDERAL® LA can prevent common migraine headache; however, the ability of INDERAL® LA to treat an existing migraine is not known.
INDERAL® LA improves heart function in patients with hypertrophic subaortic stenosis (obstruction of blood flow from the heart).
WARNING: Do not stop taking INDERAL® LA suddenly, as heart attacks and worsening of chest pain have occurred. If your doctor decides you should stop taking INDERAL® LA, you may be instructed to slowly reduce your dose over a period of time before stopping it completely.
Before starting INDERAL® LA, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:
This list is not complete and not all possible interactions are listed. Other drugs may interact with INDERAL® LA, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
The most common side effects people taking INDERAL® LA report are tiredness, dizziness (if you feel dizzy, sit or lie down and tell your doctor right away), and constipation.
Other possible side effects include difficulty breathing, tightness in the chest, heart failure, hiding symptoms of low blood sugar and overactive thyroid, especially a fast heartbeat, and certain abnormal heart rhythms.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Click here to see the Full Prescribing Information for more detailed information. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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INDERAL® LA (propranolol HCl) is a registered trademark of ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Marketed and distributed by: ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Out-of-pocket expenses greater than $0 will be covered up to a maximum of $100 of actual out-of-pocket expense for a prescription size of 28-59 capsules of INDERAL® LA (propranolol HCl). Out-of-pocket expenses greater than $0 will be covered up to a maximum of $200 of actual out-of-pocket expense for a prescription size of 60-89 capsules. Out-of-pocket expenses greater than $0 will be covered up to a maximum of $300 of actual out-of-pocket expense for a prescription size of 90+ capsules. This program can be terminated at any time at the discretion of ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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