Definition of oxprenolol in English:

oxprenolol

noun

Pharmacology
  • An adrenergic beta receptor blocking agent, C₁₅H₂₃NO₃, given orally in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmia, angina, and hypertension; 1-(o-allyloxyphenoxy)-3-isopropylamino-2-propanol.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From ox- + pren- + -olol.

Pronunciation

oxprenolol

/ɒksˈprɛnəlɒl/