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Flashcards in medications Deck (13):
1

Reversal agent for Heparin

Protamine sulfate

2

Medications to decrease the heart rate and blood pressure; end in "olol"

beta blockers

3

to decrease blood pressure and prevent ventricular remodeling; end in "pril"

Angiotensin Converting Enzyme-Inhibitor (ACE-I)

4

"cousin" to an ACE-I, but doesn't have the "dry hacky cough"... ends in "sartan"

Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs)

5

Antiplatelet: prevents platelet aggregation

aspirin

6

helps to build red blood cells

Epogen® (epoetin alfa)

7

helps to build white blood cell

Neupogen or Neulasta (filgrastim)

8

mimics fetal hemoglobin to prevent increased number of crisis

Hydrea® (hydroxyurea)

9

Hemophilia A

Desmopressin (DDAVP)

10

Hyperuricemia leukemia

Allopurinol (Zyloprim)

11

anticoagulant (early in DIC to prevent clot formation)

Heparin

12

1) slows the HR; 2) makes each heart contraction stronger; 3) increases cardiac output

Digoxin-cardiac glycoside

13

(opioid narcotic) reversal agent is Naloxone (narcan)

morphine sulfate