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Bisoprolol

In the US, Bisoprolol (bisoprolol systemic) is a member of the drug class cardioselective beta blockers and is used to treat Angina Pectoris Prophylaxis, Heart Failure, High Blood Pressure, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Premature Ventricular Depolarizations and Supraventricular Tachycardia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C07AB07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0066722-44-9

Chemical Formula

C18-H31-N-O4

Molecular Weight

325

Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

β-adrenoceptor antagonist (beta blocker), cardioselective

Treatment of heart failure (adjunct)

Chemical Name

(±)-1-[[α-(2-isopropoxyetoxy)p-tolyl]oxy]-3-(isopropylamino)-2-propanol (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Bisoprololum (Latin)
  • Bisoprolol (German)
  • Bisoprolol (French)
  • Bisoprolol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bisoprolol (OS: USAN, DCF, BAN, JAN)
  • Bisoprololo (OS: DCIT)
  • EMD 33 512 (IS)
  • UNII-Y41JS2NL6U (IS)
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate (OS: BANM, USAN, JAN)
  • Bisoprolol fumarat (IS: 2:1)
  • CL 297939 (IS)
  • EMD 33512 (IS)
  • TA-4708 (IS)
  • UNII-UR59KN573L (IS)
  • Bisoprolol (fumarate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Bisoprolol fumarate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate (PH: BP 2015, JP XVI, USP 37)
  • Bisoprololi fumaras (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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