Visken


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Noun1.Visken - an oral beta blocker (trade name Visken) 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
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Canada-based Tribute Pharmaceuticals Canada (otcqx:TBUFF) has acquired the Canadian rights to Fiorinal, Fiorinal C, Visken and Viskazide (the Products) from Novartis AG, it was reported on Friday.
(11) Beta blockers Acebutolol (Sectral), atenolol Decreases the force (Tenormin), betaxolol of the heart's (Kerlone), metoprolol contraction and its (Lopressor), atenolol overall heart rate, (Tenormin), bisoprolol (Concor) thus reducing the and pindolol (Visken) heart's demand for oxygen.
Antihypertensives (with central nervous system effects) -- Aldomet, Wytensin, Tenex, Catapres, Ismelin, Hylorel, reserpine, Inderal, Corgard, Tenormin, Blocadren, Lopressor, Visken, Normodyne/Trandate, Sectral, Levatol, Cartol, Isoptin/Calan/Verelan, Kerlone