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Flashcards in Anti-Anginal Drugs Deck (7):
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What are the 3 types of drugs classically used to treat angina?

beta blockers

Ca2+ channel blockers

organic nitrates

2

Phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor use contradicts the use of what type of anti-anginal drug?

organic nitrates

3

Difference between isosorbine dintrate and isosorbide mononitrate

mononitrate is just the metabolite of dintrate and can be taken orally for prophylaxis

4

How do nitrates affect coronary flow?

redistribute coronary flow

5

When do coronary arteries get perfused?

during diastole

6

What is the risk giving someone with COPD a beta-blocker?

exacerbation of COPD due to relaxation of smooth muscle in the lungs

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