Pindolol, a synthetic beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agent with intrinsic
sympathomimetic activity is 1-(Indol-4-yloxy)-3-(isopropylamino)-2-propanol.
It has the following molecular formula C14H20N2O2
with a molecular weight of 248.32.
Pindolol is a white to off-white, crystalline powder having a faint odor
which is practically insoluble in water; slightly soluble in methanol,
and very slightly soluble in chloroform.
Each tablet for oral administration contains pindolol and the following
inactive ingredients: colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, pregelatinized starch,
and sodium lauryl sulfate.