acebutolol

acebutolol

[as-uh-byoo-tl-awl, -ol]
noun Pharmacology.
a beta blocker, C 18 H 28 N 2 O 4 , used in the management of hypertension, angina pectoris, and cardiac arrhythmias.

Origin:
1965–70; coined from components of the chemical name; see acetyl, butyl

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