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 (ăs′ə-byo͞o′tə-lôl′, -lōl′)
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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[17] found labetalol 1 mg/kg more effective when compared with acebutolol 0.25 mg/kg and lidocaine 2 mg/kg for attenuation of pressor response.
Nandibewoor, "Electrocatalytic redox behavior of graphene films towards acebutolol hydrochloride determination in real samples," New Journal of Chemistry, vol.
A third vasodilatory mechanism, as in pindolol and acebutolol, acts via [beta]2-intrinsic sympathomimetic activity.
Nandibewoor, "Electroanalysis of cardioselective beta-adrenoreceptor blocking agent acebutolol by disposable graphite pencil electrodes with detailed redox mechanism," Cogent Chemistry, vol.
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.
Cardioselective beta blockers (e.g., 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., 2015).
Segundo a SOGC, (6) o tratamento inicial da hipertensao leve a moderada pode ser feito com metildopa, labetalol, outros betabloqueadores (acebutolol, metoprolol, pindolol e propranolol) e bloqueadores do canal de calcio (nifedipina) (C).
Beta Blockers acebutolol, alprenolol, atenolol, betaxolol, bisoprolol, bunolol, carteolol, carvedilol, celiprolol, esmolol, labetalol, levobunolol, metipranolol, metoprolol, nadolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol, sotalol, timolol
Tipnis, "Simple spectrometric analysis of acebutolol hydrochloride and atenolol in combined pharmaceutical dosages with hydrochlorothiazide," Indian Drugs, vol.
Gold, "Favorable effects of acebutolol on exercise performance and angina in men with coronary artery disease," Chest, vol.
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.