CAS Registry Number [525-66-6]
Propranolol is a beta-blocking agent that was responsible for the sensitization of workers in drug synthesis. In one case, epichlor-hydrin was used for the production of drugs propranolol and oxprenolol. Cross-reactivity is expected between beta-blockers.
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