What kind of pill is round and orange with a v on one side and the numbers 5482 on the other

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A round orange pill with the imprint V on the front, and 54 82on the back of it is 10mg of Propranolol (made by Vintage Pharmaceuticals Inc.).

Propranolol is a group II antiarrhythmic, and non-cardioselective beta blocker that is used to treat anxiety, performance anxiety, benign essential tremor, arrhythmia, and migraine, among other illnesses.

It is sold under the brands:

  • • Hemangeol
  • • Inderal
  • • Inderal LA
  • • Inderal XL
  • • InnoPran XL

There is a low risk of abuse with this drug.

This prescription-only medication may pose a risk to an unborn fetus, and should be used only under a doctor's supervision.

PsychCentral offers 11 Tips to Help Manage Anxiety.

The Huffington Post reports on How To Tell If Your Anxiety Is Normal (And What To Do If It's Not).

Updated on Monday, August 25 2014 at 02:13PM EDT
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