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  1. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Metaprolol?
    • (Hypertension medication)
    • Trade: Lopressor
    • Pharm: Antianginal agent
    • Consid.:long-term use of NSAIDs can reduce hypotensive efficacy
  2. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Propanolol?
    • (Hypertension medication)
    • Trade: Hemangeol
    • Pharm: Antianginal agent
    • Consid.:Use EPI with caution, beta-blockers enhance the pressor response to EPI resuting in hypertension and bradycardia
  3. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of hydrochlorothiazide?
    • (Hypertension medication)
    • Trade: Microzide
    • Pharm: Antihypertensive
    • Consid.: Hypotension, pt’s may experience orthostatic hypotension as they stand up after Treatment
  4. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Losartan?
    • Trade: Cozaar
    • Pharm: Antihypertensive Consid.: Orthostatic hypotension as they stand up after dental treatment, contraindicated in pregnancy
  5. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Captopril?
    • Trade: Cpoten
    • Pharm: ACE inhibitor/antihypertensive Consid.: Loss or diminished perception of taste, May experience orthostatic hypotension as they stand after TX Use caution to sudden changes in positioning
  6. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of NIFEdipine?
    • Trade: Procardia
    • Pharm: Antianginal agent
    • Consid.: 10% reported gingival hyperplasia, Angina/MI, Hypotension/Syncope, Peripheral edema
  7. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Insulin Glargine?
    • Trade: Lantus
    • Pharm: Insulin, long acting
    • Consid.: Assess risk for stress-induced hypoglycemia; acquire about pt’s work, sleep schedule, and eating patters, history of hypoglycemia, time of last medication dose and meal, and most recent blood sugar assessment; keep supply of glucose tabs/other carbs for hypoglycemic events
  8. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Lispro?
    • Trade: HumaLOG
    • Pharm: Insulin, rapid acting
    • Consid.: Assess risk for stress-induced hypoglycemia; acquire about pt’s work, sleep schedule, and eating patters, history of hypoglycemia, time of last medication dose and meal, and most recent blood sugar assessment; keep supply of glucose tabs/other carbs for hypoglycemic events
  9. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of GlipiZide?
    • Trade: Glucotrol
    • Pharm: Anti diabetic agent, sulfonylurea
    • Consid.: Assess risk for stress-induced hypoglycemia; acquire about pt’s work, sleep schedule, and eating patters, history of hypoglycemia, time of last medication dose and meal, and most recent blood sugar assessment; keep supply of glucose tabs/other carbs for hypoglycemic events
  10. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Rosiglitazone?
    • Trade: Avandia
    • Pharm: Anti diabetic agent, thiazolidinedione
    • Consid.: Schedule dental treatment in morning in order to reduce chance of stress-induced hypoglycemia, severe thrombocytopenia (rare)
  11. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of MetFORMIN?
    • Trade: Glucophage
    • Pharm: Anti diabetic agent, Biguanide
    • Consid.: Taste disorder; For type II diabetes schedule dental treatment in morning in order to reduce chance of stress-induced hypoglycemia
  12. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Albuterol?
    • Trade: AccuNeb
    • Pharm: Beta 2 agonist
    • Consid.: Xerostomia
  13. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Budesonide?
    • Trade: Pulmicort
    • Pharm: Corticosteriod, inhalant
    • Consid.: Xerostomia, dry throat, abnormal taste and herpes simplex. Localized oral yeast infections with repetitive use. May require antifungal treatment or discontinuance of corticosteroid inhaler.
  14. What is the trade/brand name, pharm category, and considerations/contraindications of Montelukast?
    • Trade: Singular
    • Pharm: Leukotriene-receptor antagonist
    • Consid.: Dental pain, increased bleeding tendency and thrombocytopenia

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DH139 Drug List
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2016-03-11 21:56:36
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Drugs for part II of DH139 Special Needs Final
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