OBO ID: CHEBI:35530
Term Name: beta-adrenergic antagonist Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • beta-adrenergic antagonists
  • beta-adrenergic blocker
  • beta-adrenergic blockers
  • beta-adrenergic receptor blockaders
  • beta-adrenoceptor antagonists
  • beta-blocker
  • beta-blockers
Definition: An agent that binds to but does not activate beta-adrenergic receptors thereby blocking the actions of endogenous or exogenous beta-adrenergic agonists. beta-Adrenergic antagonists are used for treatment of hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias, angina pectoris, glaucoma, migraine headaches and anxiety.
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Ontology: Chebi
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