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"Propranolol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A widely used non-cardioselective beta-adrenergic antagonist. Propranolol has been used for MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; ARRHYTHMIA; ANGINA PECTORIS; HYPERTENSION; HYPERTHYROIDISM; MIGRAINE; PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA; and ANXIETY but adverse effects instigate replacement by newer drugs.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Propranolol" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Propranolol" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 298 publications over 37 distinct years, with a maximum of 22 publications in 1984 and 1987
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