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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

β-adrenoceptor antagonist (beta blocker), cardioselective

Treatment of coronary heart disease

Chemical Name

1-[(3,4-dimetoxyphenyletyl)amino]-3-(m-tolyloxy)-2-propanol (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Bevantololum (Latin)
  • Bevantolol (German)
  • Bévantolol (French)
  • Bevantolol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bevantolol (OS: BAN)
  • Bévantolol (OS: DCF)
  • BRN 2769444 (IS)
  • UNII-34ZXW6ZV21 (IS)
  • Bevantolol Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)
  • Cl 755 (IS)
  • NC 1400 (IS: NipponChemiphar)
  • UNII-4VB9HU07BC (IS)
  • Vantol (IS)

Brand Names

  • Calvan
    Nippon Chemiphar, China; LG Life Sciences, South Korea; Nippon Chemiphar, Japan

International Drug Name Search


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

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