Agent Name

Propanolol

Alternative Name

Inderal

CAS Number

525-66-6

Formula

C16-H21-N-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Betalong; 2-Propanol, 1-(isopropylamino)-3-(1-naphthyloxy)-; 2-Propanol, 1-((1-methylethyl)amino)-3-(1-naphthalenyloxy)-; beta-Propranolol; Proprasylyt; Reducor; Inderal; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Sources/Uses

Used as a beta-blocking agent (antihypertensive drug); [Kanerva, p. 1830]

Comments

Allergic contact dermatitis reported in pharmaceutical workers; [Kanerva, p. 1830] See "Oxprenolol."

Reference Link

Occupational contact dermatitis from propranolol

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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