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metoprolol

[ met-oh-proh-lawl, -lol ]
/ ˌmɛt oʊˈproʊ lɔl, -lɒl /
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noun Pharmacology.
a beta blocker, C15H25NO3, used in the treatment of hypertension, angina, and cardiac arrhythmias.
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Origin of metoprolol

Contraction of the chemical name
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