Visken

Active Ingredient(s): Pindolol
FDA Approved: * September 3, 1982
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Visken Overview

Pindolol, sold under the brand name Visken among others, is a nonselective beta blocker which is used in the treatment of hypertension.[1][2] It is also an antagonist of the serotonin 5-HT1A receptor, preferentially blocking inhibitory 5-HT1A autoreceptors, and has been researched as an add-on therapy to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in the treatment of depression.[3][4][5] Contents 1 Medical u...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pindolol
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Visken: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0078-0073 Visken 10 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0111 Visken 5 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Other drugs which contain Pindolol or a similar ingredient: (1 result)