Cardiology Medications.txt

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  1. Acebutolol      a se byoo'toe lole
    (Sectral)
    • Beta Blocker
    • irreg heart beat
    • high blood pressure (hypertension)
  2. Atenolol    a ten oh lole
    Tenormin, Tenoretic
    • Beta Blocker
    • High B/P (hypertension)
    • angina
    • after heart attack
  3. Betaxolol   be tax' oh lol
    Kerlone
    Beta Blocker
  4. Bisoprolol   bis oh' proe lol
    (Zebeta, Ziac
    • Beta Blocker
    • High B/P (hypertension)
  5. Carteolol HCL   kar' te alol
    Cartrol, Ocupress
    • Beta Blocker
    • Glaucoma
    • Ocular Hypertension
  6. Carvedilol   kar' ve dil ol
    Coreg, Coreg CR
    Beta Blocker
  7. (Nadolol)   nay doe' lole
    Corgard, Corzide
    • Beta Blocker
    • angina
  8. Corzide
    Nadolol   nay doe' lole  & Bendroflumethiazide Tabets
    Beta Blockers
  9. Labetalol   la bet' o lole
    (Normodyne)(Trandate)
    Beta Blockers
  10. Metoprolol   me toe' proe lole
    (Lopressor)(Toprol XL)
    • Beta Blocker
    • Angina
    • After heart attach
  11. Propranolol   proe pran' oh lole
    (Inderal, Inderal LA, Inderide, InnoPran XL
    • Beta Blocker
    • Tremors
    • Angina
    • Heart rhythm disorders
    • treat prevent heart attack
    • migraine
  12. Penbutolol   pen byoo' toe lole
    Levatol
    Beta Blocker
  13. Nebivolol   ne bin' oh lol
    Bystolic
    Beta Blocker
  14. Pindolol   pin' doe lole
    Visken
    Beta Blocker
  15. Tenoretic
    (Atenolol - Chlorthalidone)
    Beta Blocker
  16. Sotalol   soe' ta lole
    Betapace, Betapace AF, Sorine
    Beta Blockers
  17. Timolol
    Blocadren, Timolide
    • Beta Blocker
    • Prevent heart attack
    • migraine
  18. Beta Blocker
    Beta blockers, also known as beta-adrenergic blocking agents, are medications that reduce your blood pressure. Beta blockers work by blocking the effects of the hormone epinephrine, also known as adrenaline. When you take beta blockers, the heart beats more slowly & with less force, thereby reducing blood pressure. Beta blockers also help blood vessels open up to improve blood flow.
  19. Calcuim Channel Blockers
    • Calcium channel blockers prevent calcium from entering cells of the
    • heart and blood vessel walls, resulting in lower blood pressure. Calcium
    • channel blockers, also called calcium antagonists, relax and widen
    • blood vessels by affecting the muscle cells in the arterial walls.


    • Some calcium channel blockers have the added benefit of slowing your
    • heart rate, which can further reduce blood pressure, relieve chest pain
    • (angina) and control an irregular heartbeat.
  20. (Nifedipine) nye fid' i peen
    Adalat, Adalat CC, Afeditab CR, Nifediac CC, Nifedical XL, Procardia, Procardia XL
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  21. Amlodipine   am loe' di peen
    (Norvasc, Amturnide, Azor, Caduet, Enforge HCT, Lotrel, Tekamlo, Tribenzor, Twynsta
    • Calcuim Channel Blocker
    • High B/P  (Hypertention)
    • Angina
    • CP
  22. Bepridil   DE pri dil
    (vascon)
    • Calcuim Channel Blocker
    • High B/P
    • Angina
  23. Calan
    Verapamil   ver ap' a mil
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  24. Cartia, Dilacor, Tiazac
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  25. Diltiazem   dil tye' a zem
    Cardizem, Cardizem CED, Cartia XT, Dilacor, Dilt-DC, Dilt-XR, Dilt-XT, Teczem, Tiazac
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  26. Isradipine   iz ra' di peen
    DynaCirc, DynaCirc CR
    • Calcuim Channel Blocker
    • High B/P
  27. Felodipine   fe loe' di peen
    (Plendil, Lexxel
    • Calcuim Channel Blocker
    •  High B/P
  28. Nimotop
    Nimodipine   nye moe' di peen
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  29. Nisoldipine   nye sole di peen
    Sular
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  30. Nicardipine   nye kar' de peen
    Cardene, Cardene SR
    Calcium Channel Blocker
  31. Verapamil   ver ap' a mil
    Calen, Calen SR, Covera Veralan, Isoptin
    Calcuim Channel Blocker
  32. Nitrates
    Nitroglycerin spray and tablets are used to treat episodes of angina (chest pain) in people who have coronary artery disease (narrowing of the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart). The spray and tabletsmay also be taken just before activities that may cause episodes of angina in order to prevent the angina from occurring. Nitroglycerin extended-release (long-acting) capsules are used to prevent episodes of angina in people who have coronary artery disease. The extended-release capsules can only be used to prevent angina attacks; they cannot be usedto treat an attack once it has begun. Nitroglycerin is in a class of medications called vasodilators. It works by relaxing the blood vessels so the heart does not need to work as hard and therefore does not need as much oxygen.
  33. Nitroglycerine
    Nitrostat, Niopaste, Nitrobid
    Nitrate
  34. Isosorbide  Mononitrate
    Imdur, Imdur ER, IsoMonoket
    Nitrate
  35. Isosorbide
    Isodir, Isordil, dilatrate SR, Sorbitrate
    Nitrate

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