Propranolol for anxiety can help treat some of the physical symptoms that come with it, like a rapid or fast heartbeat.
A common dosage is 10 to 20 mg, 30 minutes to one hour before a high anxiety event such as going to the dentist or giving a speech. Always talk to your doctor about personalized dosing instructions, though.
Side effects that may occur with this medication include but are not limited to:
- sleep disorders
- cold extremities
- abdominal pain
- decreased appetite