acebutolol


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ac·e·bu·to·lol

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

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Noun1.acebutolol - an oral beta blocker (trade name Sectral) used in treating hypertensionacebutolol - an oral beta blocker (trade name Sectral) used in treating hypertension
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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Cardiosseletivos Nao seletivos Drogas com atividade al antagonista adicional Acebutolol * Alprenolol * Bucindolol Atenolol Carteolol * Carvedilol Betaxolol Nadolol Labetalol Bevantolol Oxprenolol * Bisoprolol Penbutolol * Celiprolol Pindolol * Esmolol Propranolol Metoprolol Sotalol Practolol * Timolol Quadro 4: Criterios usados na selecao e forma de obtencao dos dados.
acebutolol [Sectral[R]], atenolol [Tenormin[R]], metoprolol [Lopressor[R]], and nebivolol [Bystolic[R]]) are preferred for use in HTN because they only act on cardiac beta-receptor sites, thus reducing the potential for bronchoconstriction (Kee et al.
Beta Blockers acebutolol, alprenolol, atenolol, betaxolol, bisoprolol, bunolol, carteolol, carvedilol, celiprolol, esmolol, labetalol, levobunolol, metipranolol, metoprolol, nadolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol, sotalol, timolol
Still another study suggests that, while all types of anti-hypertensive drugs are helpful in lowering AD risk, beta blockers--such as acebutolol (Sectral), bisoprolol (Zebeta), and propranolol (Inderal LA)--may be especially effective.
Oxprenolol, pindolol, acebutolol, and celiprolol may be the best choice of medication since they tend to facilitate less coldness in the bodies extremities.
Previous research showed that several blood pressure-lowering medications, including metoprolol, acebutolol and candesartan, were effective for migraine prevention in adults but such drugs have never been tested in children.
Some commonly prescribed drugs in this class include atenolol (Tenormin), betaxolol (Kerlone), bisoprolol (Zebeta), carteolol (Cartrol), acebutolol (Sectral), metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol-XL), nadolol (Corgard), propranolol (Inderal), sotolol (Betapace) and timolol (Blocadren).
acebutolol and pindolol) should be avoided in patients with HF.
g, acebutolol and pindolol) should generally be avoided in patients with HE But do clinically important differences exist between BBs with betanon-selective activity (carvedilol) and [beta.
Generic name Trade name (a) Labeler/manufacturer Acebutolol Rhotral 400 mg Rhodiapharm (Canada) tablets (Canada) (discontinued 2006) Carbamazepine Carbamazepine 200 Teva Pharmaceuticals USA mg tablet Inc.
TYPES AND FUNCTIONS OF BLOOD PRESSURE DRUGS TYPE GENERIC NAME FUNCTION (BRAND NAME) Diuretics Furosemide Help rid the body of (Lasix) excess sodium and water Chlorthalidone (Hygroton) Beta blockers Acebutolol Reduce the heart rate, (Sectral) the heart's workload and its output of blood Atenolol (Tenormin) Betaxolol (Kerlone) Angiotensin-converting Ramipril Help reduce the enzyme (ACE) inhibitors (Altace) production of angiotensin, which causes blood vessels to narrow Benazepril hydrochloride (Lotensin) Angiotensin II receptor Irbesarten Help prevent the blockers (ARBs) (Avapro) receptors in blood vessels from binding with angiotensin Eprosartan mesylate (Teveten) Valsartan (Diovan)