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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.

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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.

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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 295 publications over 36 distinct years, with a maximum of 22 publications in 1984 and 1987
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