Propranolol is used primarily to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It is a beta blocker that can also be used as an adjunct agent to treat social phobias (in low doses). Contra indicated in patients with asthma or reactive airway diseases.

PROPRANOLOL: "Once his blood pressure hit a high systolic number, the doctor prescribed Propranolol."
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