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Definition 1: any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for beta-blocking agent in the sense of this definition

(beta-blocking agent is a kind of ...) a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) an oral beta blocker (trade name Sectral) used in treating hypertension

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) the first beta blocker (trade name Inderal) used in treating hypertension and angina pectoris and essential tremor

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) an oral beta blocker (trade name Visken) used in treating hypertension

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) a beta-adrenergic blocking agent (trade name Corgard) that is used to treat hypertension and angina

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) beta blocker (trade name Lopressor) used in treating hypertension and angina and arrhythmia and acute myocardial infarction; has adverse side effects (depression and exacerbation of congestive heart failure etc.)

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) intravenous beta blocker (trade name Brevibloc) that acts for only a short time; used primarily for cardiac arrhythmias

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) beta blocker that can reduce the progression of heart failure in individuals whose disease is not advanced

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) an oral beta blocker (trade name Tenormin) used in treating hypertension and angina; has adverse side effects (depression and exacerbation of congestive heart failure etc.)

(... is a kind of beta-blocking agent ) a beta blocker (trade name Blocadren) administered after heart attacks

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