What is Pindolol?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Pindolol is a non-selective beta blocker drug used in the treatment of high blood pressure. It may also be used as a potential augmenting agent for anti-depressants; certain arrhythmias; anxiety; and for aggressive behavior associated with dementia.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 0
Elevated blood pressure 1 0
Inappropriate sinus tachycardia 1 1
Long qt syndrome 1 1
Panic attacks 1 0
Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pindolol

Side effect Patients
Tiredness 1

Why patients stopped taking Pindolol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Pindolol


Stopped taking Pindolol

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Pindolol.