respiratory drugs.txt

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  1. What are the 1st generation H1 blockers?
    • Diphenhydramine
    • Dimenhydrinate
    • Chlorpheniramine
    • Names contain “-en/-ine” or “-en/-ate.”
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy, motion sickness, sleep aid.
    • TOXICITY: Sedation, antimuscarinic, anti-a-adrenergic.
  2. What are the 2nd generation H1 blockers, what are their uses and side effects?
    • Loratadine
    • Fexofenadine
    • Desloratadine
    • Cetirizine
    • Names usually end in “-adine.”
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy.
    • TOXICITY: Far less sedating than 1st generation because of decreased entry into CNS.
  3. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Diphenhydramine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (1st generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy, motion sickness, sleep aid.
    • TOXICITY: Sedation, antimuscarinic, anti-a-adrenergic.
  4. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Dimenhydrinate?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (1st generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy, motion sickness, sleep aid.
    • TOXICITY: Sedation, antimuscarinic, anti-a-adrenergic.
  5. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Chlorpheniramine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (1st generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy, motion sickness, sleep aid.
    • TOXICITY: Sedation, antimuscarinic, anti-a-adrenergic.
  6. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Loratadine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (2nd generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy.
    • TOXICITY: Far less sedating than 1st generation because of decreased entry into CNS.
  7. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Fexofenadine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (2nd generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy.
    • TOXICITY: Far less sedating than 1st generation because of decreased entry into CNS.
  8. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Desloratidine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (2nd generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy.
    • TOXICITY: Far less sedating than 1st generation because of decreased entry into CNS.
  9. What is the MOA, use and side effects of Cetirizine?
    • MECHANISM: H1 blocker (2nd generation)
    • CLINICAL USES: Allergy.
    • TOXICITY: Far less sedating than 1st generation because of decreased entry into CNS.

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