Definition of propranolol
: a beta-blocker C16H21NO2 used in the form of its hydrochloride in the treatment of abnormal heart rhythms and angina pectoris
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Sixty-two percent of the scientists who had taken drugs used Ritalin while 44 percent reported using Provigil and only 14 percent had tried beta blockers like propranolol.
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Origin and Etymology of propranolol
propyl + propanol + 1-ol
First Known Use: 1964See Words from the same year
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