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In the US, Esmolol (esmolol systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: cardioselective beta blockers, group II antiarrhythmics and is used to treat Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Flutter, High Blood Pressure, Intra- or Post-op SVT or Hypertension and Supraventricular Tachycardia.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiarrhythmic agent, class II

Antihypertensive agent

β-adrenoceptor antagonist (beta blocker), cardioselective

Chemical Name

Benzenepropanoic acid, 4-[2-hydroxy-3-[(1-metyletyl)amino]propoxy]-, metyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Esmololum (Latin)
  • Esmolol (German)
  • Esmolol (French)
  • Esmolol (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Brevibloc
    Baxter, Switzerland; Baxter, Cyprus; Baxter-RM, Italy
  • Brivebloc
    synth, Egypt
  • Esmocard
    Orpha-Devel, Cyprus; Providens, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Ai Luo
    Qilu, China
  • Ao Yi Xin
    AosaiKang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Brevibloc
    Agmar, Croatia (Hrvatska); Baxter, Belgium; Baxter, Canada; Baxter, Czech Republic; Baxter, Germany; Baxter, Denmark; Baxter, Spain; Baxter, Finland; Baxter, France; Baxter, Greece; Baxter, Hong Kong; Baxter, Malta; Baxter, Netherlands; Baxter, Norway; Baxter, Poland; Baxter, Sweden; Baxter Healthcare, Austria; Baxter Healthcare, United States; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Taiwan; Cristalia, Brazil; Delux, Pakistan; Eczacibasi Baxter, Turkey; ICI, Pakistan; Maruishi Pharmaceutical, Japan; Phebra, Australia; Salus, Slovenia
  • Crevimol
    Tecnofarma, Mexico
  • Esmocard
    AOP, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Orpha, Hungary; Orpha-Devel, Estonia; Orpha-Devel, Greece; Orpha-Devel, Lithuania; Orpha-Devel, Poland; Orpha Devel, Czech Republic
    Stragen, Germany
  • Esmolol Amomed
    Amomed Pharma, Austria
  • Esmolol HCl Orpha
    Orpha Devel, Netherlands
  • Esmolol Hydrochloride AOP Orphan
    AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Esmolol Orpha
    OrPha Swiss, Switzerland
  • Esmolol Richet
    Richet, Argentina
  • Xin Luo Ping
    Linuo Kefeng Pharmaceutical, China


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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