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What digoxin block

AV node conduction by blocking the sarcolemma ATPase

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Indications of digoxin

A fib and HF

3

What are side effects of digoxin

Bradycardia and heart block

4

What digoxin type do you use and not use

Use digoxin 1 and not 2

5

Example of calcium sensitizer

Levosimeden

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What does levosimeden do

Binds to troponin in cardiac muscle and prevents calcium binding

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Indications for levosimeden

Acute decompensated heart failure

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Indications of adrenaline

Anaphylactic shock and cardiac arrest

9

Side effects of adrenaline

Can cause arrhythmias

10

When is dobutamine used

Acute heart failure

11

Example of non selective muscarinic ACh receptor antagonist

Atropine

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When to use atropine

Severe bradycardia