[pin-duh-lawl, -lol]

noun Pharmacology.

a synthetic beta blocker, C14H20N2O2, used in the management of hypertension.

Origin of pindolol

1970–75; p(ropane) or p(ropyl) + indole + -ol1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

pindolol in Medicine


[pĭndə-lôl′, -lōl′]


A beta-blocker used in the treatment of hypertension.
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