TABLE 5

Contraindications and Potential Complications Associated With Propranolol Therapy

ContraindicationsComplications
Sinus bradycardiaSinus bradycardia
HypotensionHypotension
Greater than first-degree heart blockDiarrhea
Heart failureCool extremitiesSleep disturbanceReactive airways
Cardiogenic shockHypoglycemia/seizures
Reactive airways
Hypoglycemia
Hypersensitivity to propranolol hydrochloride
  • Adapted from ref 161.