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 (prō-prăn′ə-lôl′, -lōl′, -lŏl′)
A beta-blocker drug, C16H21NO2, used to treat hypertension, angina pectoris, cardiac arrhythmia, and certain kinds of tremors, and to prevent migraine headaches.


(Pharmacology) a drug used in the treatment of angina pectoris, arrhythmia, hypertension, and some forms of tremor. Formula: C16H21NO2
[C20: from pro(pyl) + pr(op)anol (from propane + -ol) + -ol]


(proʊˈpræn əˌlɔl, -ˌlɒl)

a beta-blocking drug, C16H21NO2, used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and cardiac arrhythmias.
[1960–65; pro (pyl) + pr(op)anol an isomer of propyl alcohol + -ol1]


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