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In the US, Nadolol (nadolol systemic) is a member of the drug class non-cardioselective beta blockers and is used to treat Angina, Anxiety, Benign Essential Tremor, Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage Prophylaxis, Glaucoma, High Blood Pressure, Lithium Tremor, Long QT Syndrome, Migraine Prevention, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Parkinsonian Tremor, Portal 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

Antihypertensive agent

Treatment of coronary heart disease

Antiarrhythmic agent

β-adrenoceptor antagonist (beta blocker), non-cardioselective

Chemical Names

1-(tert-Butylamino)-3-[(5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-cis-6,7-dihydroxy-1-naphtyl)oxy]-2-propanol (WHO)

2,3-Naphtalenediol, 5-[3-[(1,1-dimetyletyl)amino]-2-hydroxypropoxy]-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-

Foreign Names

  • Nadololum (Latin)
  • Nadolol (German)
  • Nadolol (French)
  • Nadolol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Nadolol (OS: JAN, DCF, USAN, BAN)
  • Nadololo (OS: DCIT)
  • SQ 11725 (IS: Squibb)
  • Nadolol (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Nadololum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Apo-Nadol
    Apotex, Canada
  • Apo-Nadolol
    Apotex, New Zealand
  • Corgard
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Brazil; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Taiwan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Venezuela; Pfizer U.S., United States; Sanofi, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Corzide (Nadolol and Bendroflumethiazide)
    King Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Nadic
    Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma, Japan
  • Nadololo Sanofi-Aventis
    Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Solgol
    Sanofi Aventis, Spain
  • Teva-Nadolol
    Teva Canada, Canada


BANBritish Approved Name
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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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