Pharmacology

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anita0116
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Pharmacology
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2010-07-04 03:55:42
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Antihypertensives
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lower B/P and increase blood flow to the heart
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  1. Calcium Channel Blockers:
    TX of angins & HTN
    • Verapramil, Nifedipine (Procardia), Diltiazem (Cardizem), Felodipine (Plendil), Amlodipine (Norvasc)
    • SE: Peripheral Edema
    • NI: Teach-report ankle edema, avoid operating machinery
  2. Diuretics: excrete NA & fluid
    • BELD - loop diuretics - K depleting
    • Bumex, Edecrin, Lasix, Demadex
    • Thiazide Diuretics - K depleting
    • Hydrochlorothiazide, Zaroxolyn, Chlorothiazide
    • SE: Hypokalemia, Hyperglycemia, Photosensitivity
    • NI: Monitor K + Glucose, Teach increase K diet
    • K Sparing diuretic - Aldactone, Dyrenium (Blue Urine)
    • SE: Hyperkalemia
    • NI: Monitor electro., Decrease K in diet
  3. Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
    • -prils
    • SE: Cough, Anaphylaxis, Palpitations, Taste, Orthostatic HTN, Potassium inc., Renal Imp., Impotense, Leukocytosis, Steven Johnson Synd.
    • NI: monitor B/P, electrolytes, WBC, contra. in pregn.

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