Labetalol

In the US, Labetalol (labetalol systemic) is a member of the drug class non-cardioselective beta blockers and is used to treat High Blood Pressure, Hypertensive Emergency, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Pheochromocytoma and Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C07AG01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0036894-69-6

Chemical Formula

C19-H24-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

328

Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

Treatment of coronary heart disease

α- and β-adrenoceptor antagonist (alpha- and beta-blocker)

Chemical Name

Benzamide, 2-hydroxy-5-[1-hydroxy-2-[(1-methyl-3-phenylpropyl)amino]ethyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Labetalolum (Latin)
  • Labetalol (German)
  • Labétalol (French)
  • Labetalol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Labetalol (OS: BAN)
  • Labétalol (OS: DCF)
  • Labetalolo (OS: DCIT)
  • AH 5158 (IS)
  • Ibidomide (IS)
  • Sch 15719 (IS)
  • Labetalol Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, USAN, JAN)
  • AH 5158 A (IS: AllenHanbury)
  • Sch 15719 W (IS: Schering)
  • Labétalol (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Labetalol Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2011, JP XV, USP 34)
  • Labetalolhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Labetaloli hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Labetatol hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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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

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