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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?
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
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"