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 (sō′tə-lôl′, -lōl′)
A beta-blocker drug, C12H20N2O3S, used in its hydrochloride form to treat certain cardiac arrhythmias.

[Alteration of sorta (because sotalol is only "sort of" a beta-blocker, since it also has antiarrhythmic effects related to the cellular transport of potassium ions) + (proprano)lol.]


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Sotalol hydrochloride is the active ingredient in Betapace AF, a treatment for irregular heart rhythms made by Schering AG unit Berlex Inc.
We also received FDA approval for marketing of Sotalol Hydrochloride, a generic version of Betapace(R), for the treatment of documented ventricular arrhythmias, our second ANDA approval for the year.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Sotalol Hydrochloride Tablets USP (AF), 80mg, 120mg and 160mg.
NASDAQ NM:IPXL) today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) to market Sotalol Hydrochloride Tablets, a generic version of Betapace(R).
NYSE: WPI) announced today that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Watson's abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for Sotalol Hydrochloride tablets, 80 mg, 120 mg, 160 mg and 240 mg.