Junolol Propranolol Hydrochloride Tablet

Junolol®

JUNOLOL® BRAND OF PROPRANOLOL TABLETS

 

COMPOSITION

Each tablet contains propranolol hydrochloride B.P. 40mg

 

INDICATIONS

JUNOLOL is indicated for control of essential and renal hypertension, control of anxiety and anxiety tachycardia, management of angina pectoris, cardiac arrhythmias, prophylaxis of migraine, control of essential and senile tremor and management of Parkinson tremor, management of Thyroxicosis, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.

 

CONTRA-INDICATIONS

Asthma or history of obstructive airways disease, bronchitis with bronchospasm; allergic hay fever, uncontrolled heart failure, prinzmental’s angina, marked bardycardia, hypotension, sick sinus syndrome, 2nd and 3rd degree heart block, metabolic acidosis, after prolonged fasting.

 

PRECAUTIONS

JUNOLOL should be given with caution in patients with Congestive Heart Failure, hepatic or renal impairment, late pregnancy, breast-feeding and elderly.

 

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Hypertension initially, 80mg twice daily, increased at weekly intervals as required: maintenance 160-320mg daily.

Angina, initially 40mg 2-3 times daily, maintenance: 120-240mg daily.

 

SIDE EFFECTS

JUNOLOL is usually well tolerated. Minor side effects such as cold extremities, nausea, rashes, insomnia, lassitude and diarrhoea are usually transient. Cessation of therapy with a Beta blocker should be gradual in event of intolerance if manifested as bardycardia, heart failure, bronchospasm and hypotension.

 

STORAGE

Store in a cool dry place.

 

PRESENTATION

JUNOLOL tablets are pink, scored and biconvex with PNL/40 and Juhel inscribe on both faces respectively.

Available in 10 strips x 10 tablets packs as well as tamper proof container of 500 tablets.
Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.

 

Manufactured by

JUHEL NIGERIA LIMITED

35 Nkwubor Road, Emene, Enugu

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