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a cardioselective β1-adrenergic blocking agent with intrinsic sympathomimetic activity; used in the form of the hydrochloride salt for treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and arrhythmias; administered orally.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A beta-blocker drug, C18H28N2O4, used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension and certain cardiac arrhythmias.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
AcebutololA cardioselective beta-1-blocker for managing hypertension and tachyarrhythmias.
Adverse effects Antinuclear antibodies (in ±30%), arthralgia, myalgia, skin rash
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
acebutololSectral® Cardiology A β1-blocker for managing HTN and tachydysrhythmias, effective in most other clinical uses of beta blockers Adverse effects Antinuclear antibodies; SLE-like disease is rare. See β-blocker.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
acebutololA beta-blocker drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION), ANGINA PECTORIS, heart failure and heart irregularities (arrhythmias). A brand name is Sectral. Formulated with HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE it is marketed as Secadrex.
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