Acebutolol

Description

Acebutolol is a beta adrenoceptor antagonist which is cardioselective, i.e. acts preferentially on beta-1 adrenergic receptors in the heart. Its principal effects are to reduce heart rate especially on exercise and to lower blood pressure in hypertensive subjects.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Acebutolol
C Cardiovascular system → C07 Beta blocking agents → C07A Beta blocking agents → C07AB Beta blocking agents, selective

Medicines

Drug
Countries

France United Kingdom

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

67P356D8GH - ACEBUTOLOL

CAS Registry Number

37517-30-9 - acebutolol

SNOMED-CT

372815001 - Acebutolol (substance)