HESI Medications

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  1. captopril (Capoten)
    • ACE Inhibitor
    • Decreased BP and Afterload by preventing vasoconstriction
  2. irbesartan (Avapro)
    • Antihypertensive
    • Acts by blocking vasoconstrictor effects
    • Client is at high risk for injury bc med can cause hypotension and dizziness
  3. clonidine (Catapres)
    • Antihypertensive (decreases BP)
    • Also a centrally acting analgesic
  4. iosartan (Cozaar)
    • For HTN, Heart Failure
    • Risk for Hypokalemia
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HESI Medications
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HESI Medication Review
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