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what drug is a diuretic; potassium sparing and reduces volume overload?
what are b adrenergic blocking agents
decrease cardiac output
caution with vasoconstriction
which one is the prototype?
- propanolol (prototype)
what are calcium channel blockers, block vasoconstriction in smooth muscle of bv's
not contraindicated with NSAID
gingival enlargement? (4)
what are ACEI's (think -pril!)
inhibit conversion of angiotension
ADE dry cough
methimazole is an ____ _____ drug
hydralazine is a drug of choice for what?
hypertension during pregnancy
what is the prototype angiotensin 2 receptor inhibitor?
what is an alpha 1 adrenergic blocker; postural hypotension; dry cough, gingival hyperplasia?
what is an ANTI-XEROSTOMIA
acts with hypertensives
leads to hypotension?
what anticoagulant prevents conversion of vit K to active form?
which anticoagulant is given in hospitals by injection only?
which 2 drugs are HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors; interact with macrolides; lipid lowering agents?
what is used to PREVENT angina?
what is an anti-platelet; no platelet aggretation?
what are 4 benzodiazepines
no antipsychotic, analgesic, or affect on ANS
affect CNS; enhances inhibitory properties of GABA
- diazepam (Valium)
- lorazapam (Avitan)
- alprozolam (Xanax) not for kids!
which is a benzodiazepine receptor antagonist
no antagonist to vasoconstriction?
what benzodiazepine is used for children?
what is a sedative vs hypnotic
calm and relax pt
ADE=increase metabolism of drugs
CNS depressant- increase in elderly
what is a premed for children
nonbarbituate sedative and hypnotic
increase CNS depression with N20
what is a short acting barbituate?
secobarbital (secondal) "seconds are short"