Tag: propranolol; elderly; pharmacokinetics; brain

The Brain and Propranolol Pharmacokinetics in the Elderly

Propranolol, a non-selective β-blocker, has been found to have a tremendous array of indications. Recent evidence has suggested that may be effective in patients suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder by suppressing activity in the amygdala and thereby inhibiting emotional memory formation. Dosage requirements have been well established in the pediatric and adult population, however, there