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Flashcards in Cardiology drugs Deck (45):
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Capoten

captopril, ACEI, highest incidence of cough. BID HAS A SULFA MOIETY!

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Vasotec

Enalapril, ACEI

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Zestril

Lisinopril, ACEI, most common in US

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Prinivil

Lisinopril, ACEI, most common in US

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Altace

Ramipril, ACEI, highest tissue ACE inhibition, not yet generic

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Mavik

Trandolapril, ACEI, AA patients requre higher doses

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Cozaar

Losartan, ARB

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Avapro

Irbesartan, ARB

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Atacand

Candesartan, ARB

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Benicar

Olmesartan, ARB

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Micardis

Telmisartan, ARB

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Diovan

Valsartan, ARB

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Tekturna

Aliskiren, Direct Renin Inhibitor

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Tenormin

Atenolol, BB, B1 selective

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Zebeta

Bisoprolol, BB, B1 selective

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Lopressor

Metoprolol, BB, B1 selective

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Toprol-XL

Metoprolol, BB, B1 selective

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Inderal (LA)

Propranolol, BB, Nonselective

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Coreg (CR)

Carvedilol, BB, a1 blocker

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Trandate

Labetalol, BB, a1 blocker

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Hydrochlorothiazide

Thiazide, most common in US

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Chlorthalidone

thiazide, more hypokalemia than HCTZ, longer duriaton of action

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Indapamide

Thiazide, fewer metabolic effects

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Zaroxolyn

Metolazone, thiazide, not used for HTN

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Lasix

Furosemide, loop diuretic

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Bumex

Bumetanide, loop

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Demadex

Torsemide, loop

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Edecrin

Ethacrynic acid, loop, only if no other option

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Amiloride

K+ sparing diuretic, rarely used as a single agent, Liddle's syndrome

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Dyrenium

Triamterene, K+ sparing, rarely used as a single agent.

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Norvasc

Amlodipine, Dihydropyridine CCB

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Plendil

Felodipine, Dihydropyridine CCB

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Cardene SR

Nicardipine, Dihydropyridine CCB

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Adalat CC

Nifedipine, dihydropyridine CCB

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Procardia XL

Nifedipine, dihydropyridine CCB

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Cardizem

Diltiazem, Non-DHP CCB

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Verelan

Verapamil, Non-DHP CCB

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Aldactone

Spironolactone, Aldosterone receptor blocker, HF

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Inspra

Eplerenone, Aldosterone receptor blockers

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Catapres

Clonidine, Central a2 agonist

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Aldomet

Methyldopa, central a2 agonist

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Intuniv

Guanfacine, central a2 agonist, also used in ADHD

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Tenex

Guanfacine, Central a2 agonist, also used in ADHD

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Hydralazine

Vasoilators, should be used with loop, fluid retention, tachycardia, Lupus like syndrome

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Minoxidil

Vasodilator, use with loop diuretic, fluid retention, hirsutism, pericardial effusion