Pronethalol

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Pronethalol
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Clinical data
Routes of
administration
Oral
ATC code
  • none
Legal status
Legal status
  • Withdrawn
Identifiers
CAS Number
  • 54-80-8 YesY
PubChem CID
  • 4930
ChemSpider
  • 4761
UNII
  • XBP4RT1IMQ
ChEMBL
  • CHEMBL16476
ECHA InfoCard 100.237.125
Chemical and physical data
Formula C15H19NO
Molar mass 229.32 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
  • Interactive image
Chirality Racemic mixture

Pronethalol (Alderlin, Nethalide) was an early non-selective beta blocker clinical candidate. It was never used clinically due to carcinogenicity in mice, which was thought to result from formation of a carcinogenic naphthalene epoxide metabolite.[1]

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