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  1. Atorvastatin Calcium

    (Lipitor)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used to lower cholesterol levels, digitalis toxicity, biliary obstruction pruritis, and diarrhea; decrease risk of MI and stroke in patient with diabetes type 2
  2. Colestipol

    (Colestid)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used to lower cholesterol levels, digitalis toxicity, biliary obstruction
  3. Fenofibrate

    (TriCor, Fenoglide, Lipofen, Triglide)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used to lower total cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL cholesterol; used to increase HDL cholesterol
  4. Gemfibrozil

    (Lopid)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used to lower cholesterol levels; type IV and V hyperlipidemia
  5. Lovastatin

    (Mevacor)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used to lower cholesterol levels, primary and secondary prevention of coronary events
  6. Niacin

    (Niacor for immediate-release)
    (Niaspan for sustained-release)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Treatment of pellagra, hyperlipidemias, peripheral vascular disease
  7. Nicotinic Acid

    (Slo-Niacin, vitamin B)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Treatment of pellagra, hyperlipidemias, peripheral vascular disease
  8. Pravastatin

    (Pravachol)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Treatment of hypercholesterolemia, apolipoprotein B (apo B), risk reduction of recurrent MI, atherosclerosis
  9. Rosuvastatin Calcium

    (Crestor)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Used as adjunct therapy to diet to reduce LDL cholesterol and increase HDL cholesterol; slow progression of atherosclerosis
  10. Simvastatin

    (Zocor)
    Antilipemic Agents

    Treatment of hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia, hyperlipoproteinemias, coronary artery disease
  11. Atenolol

    (Tenormin)
    Beta Blockers

    Used in treatment of hypertension, MI, prophylaxis of angina

    Masks signs of hypoglycemia in diabetics
  12. Carvedilol

    (Coreg)
    Beta Blockers

    Used in treatment of hypertension, CHF, LV dysfunction after MI
  13. Metoprolol Succinate

    (Toprol XL is the sustained release form)
    Beta Blockers

    Used in treatment of hypertension, MI (IV use), prophylaxis of angina, heart failure
  14. Metoprolol Tartrate

    (Lopressor is the immediate release form)
    Beta Blockers

    Used in treatment of hypertension, MI (IV use), prophylaxis of angina
  15. Propranolol HCL

    (Inderal)
    Beta Blockers

    Used in treatment of stable angina, hypertension, dysrhythmias, migraine, prophylaxis MI, essential tremor, alcohol withdrawal, atrial fibrillation
  16. Sotalol

    (Betapace)
    Beta Blockers

    Management of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias
  17. Amlodipine Besylate

    (Norvasc)
    Calcium Channel Blockers

    Used to treat hypertension and documented CAD
  18. Diltiazem HCL

    (Cardizem, ...)
    Calcium Channel Blockers

    Management of angina, hypertension, vasospasm, atrial fibrillation, flutter, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia

    Reduces workload of left ventricle, coronary vasodilator
  19. Felodipine
    Calcium Channel Blockers

    Used in treatment of essential hypertension, angina
  20. Nifedipine 

    (Adalat CC, Procardia XL)
    Calcium Channel Blockers

    Used in treatment of hypertension, angina
  21. Verapamil HCL

    (Calan, Covera)
    Calcium Channel Blockers

    Management of hypertension and angina
  22. Digoxin

    (Lanoxin)
    Digitalis Glycosides

    Used in treatment of CHF, atrial fibrillation, flutter, or tachycardia
  23. Bumetanide
    Loop Diuretics

    Treatment of edema, adult nocturia
  24. Furosemide

    (Lasix)
    Loop Diuretics

    Used in treatment of pulmonary edema and edema in other conditions; hypertension

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