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  • Mol Pharm. 2016;13:512-9. The nonmetabolized β-blocker Nadolol is a substrate of OCT1, OCT2, MATE1, MATE2-K, and P-Glycoprotein, but not of OATP1B1 and OATP1B3. Misaka S, Knop J, Singer K, Hoier E, Keiser M, Müller F, Glaeser H, König J, Fromm MF. PubMed
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