Pharm-Chap 21

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Pharm-Chap 21
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2011-03-17 16:10:26
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Antihypertensive Drugs
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Antihypertensive Drugs
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  1. Name (5) categories of drugs to treat HTN
    • Diuretics
    • Sympatholytic Drugs
    • Vasodialators
    • Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors
    • Calcium channel blockers
  2. Name (3) classes of Diuretics
    • Thiazide Diurectics- Chlorothiazide (Diuril)
    • Loop Diuretics- Furosemide (Lasix)
    • Potassium-Sparing Diuretics- Amiloride (Midamor)
  3. List (4) side effects of Diuretics
    • Fluid depletion
    • electrolyte imbalance
    • hypokalemia
    • orthostatic hypotension
  4. List (5) classes of sympatholytic drugs
    • Beta Blockers
    • Alpha Blockers
    • Presynaptic Adrenergic Inhibitors
    • Centrally Acting Agents
    • Ganglionic blockers
  5. Name (2) Beta blocker drugs
    • Atenolol (Tenormin)
    • Propanolol (Inderal)
  6. Name (3) Alpha Blockers
    • Prazosin (Minipress)
    • Doxazosin (Cardura)
    • Terazosin (Hytrin)
  7. Name (1) centrally acting agent
    Clonidine (Catapres)- acts on alpha-2-receptor
  8. Name (1) ganglionic Blocker
    Trimethaphan (Arfonad)- Nicotinic cholinergic antagonist
  9. Name (2) vasodilators
    • Hydralazine (Apresoline)
    • Minoxidil (Loniten)
  10. List (3) calcium channel blockers
    • Diltiazem (Cardizem)
    • Nifedipine (Adalat, Procardia)
    • Verapamil (Calan, Isoptin)

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