Oral Propranolol for Hemangiomas of Infancy

Marcia L. Buck, Pharm.D., FCCP, FPPAG


Pediatr Pharm. 2010;16(8) 

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Propranolol (Inderal® and others) is available in tablet, liquid, and injectable formulations. Roxane Laboratories produces 4 mg/mL and 8 mg/mL oral propranolol solutions. Both are strawberry-mint flavored and dye-free. Multiple manufacturers produce the 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, and 80 mg tablets, as well as 60 mg, 80 mg, 120 mg, and 160 mg extended release capsules. There is also a 1 mg/mL injection, available in 1 mL vials.[2,3]


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