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acebutolol

 [as″ĕ-bu´to-lol]
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.

acebutolol

(ăs′ə-byo͞o′tə-lôl′, -lōl′)
n.
A beta-blocker drug, C18H28N2O4, used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension and certain cardiac arrhythmias.

Acebutolol

A cardioselective beta-1-blocker for managing hypertension and tachyarrhythmias.
Adverse effects Antinuclear antibodies (in ±30%), arthralgia, myalgia, skin rash

acebutolol

Sectral® 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.

acebutolol

A 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.