Associations to the word «Labetalol»

Wiktionary

LABETALOL, noun. A mixed alpha/beta adrenergic antagonist, which is used to treat high blood pressure.

Dictionary definition

LABETALOL, noun. Antihypertensive drug (trade names Trandate and Normodyne) that blocks alpha and beta-adrenergic receptors of the sympathetic nervous system (leading to a decrease in blood pressure).

Wise words

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