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).

Tags: hypertensionpill 

Monday, August 25 2014