timolol
noun Etymology: tim- (of unknown origin) + -olol (as in propranolol) Date: 1973 a beta-blocker C13H24N4O3S used in the form of its maleate salt to treat glaucoma and hypertension and to reduce the risk of second heart attacks

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Timolol — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Timolol A …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • timolol — noun A particular kind of beta adrenergic receptor blocker that is used to treat high blood pressure and prevent heart attacks …   Wiktionary

  • timolol — ti·mo·lol tī mə .lōl, .lȯl n a beta blocker used esp. in the form of its maleate C13H24N4O3S·C4H4O4 to treat hypertension, to reduce the risk of reinfarction, and to lower intraocular pressure associated with open angle glaucoma and ocular… …   Medical dictionary

  • timolol — ti·mo·lol …   English syllables

  • timolol — n. a beta blocker used in the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), angina, and glaucoma and for long term prophylaxis after an acute myocardial infarction. It is administered by mouth or as eye drops or gel; side effects include… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • timolol — tim•o•lol [[t]ˈtɪm əˌlɔl, ˌlɒl[/t]] n. pha a beta blocker, C13H24N4O3used in the treatment of angina, hypertension, and glaucoma • Etymology: 1972; orig. uncert.; perh. t (h) i +m (ethyl) + ol I+ ol I …   From formal English to slang

  • timolol — noun a beta blocker (trade name Blocadren) administered after heart attacks • Syn: ↑Blocadren • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Blocadren) • Hypernyms: ↑beta blocker, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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