Flashcards in Pharm 1 - Exam 1: Cardio/Resp Deck (85)
What drug falls in the category of renin-blocker?
What is the MOA of IV Nitroglycerine and IV Sodium Nitroprusside and when might you use them?
NO = vasodilation of veins and arteries
A woman comes in with emergent pregnancy-induced HTN, what drug would be used?
What is the MOA for aspirin?
irreversibly inhibits COX 1 and 2 = decrease platelet agg.
Someone comes in with hyperventilation, tinnitis, dizziness, n/v. What is this constellation of symptoms called when associated with aspirin?
In what patients is aspirin indicated to reduce MI?
hx of infarction
This drug is an ADP receptor antagonist and is known to reduce the risk of thrombotic events
This anti-thrombotic drug is CI in pts with internal bleeding, intracranial hemorrhage, head trauma, or stroke w/i 30 days
What class of drug is Abciximab/Reopro?
Glycoprotein IIB/IIIA inhibitor
These three anti-coagulants inactivate factor X(Xa)
Enoxaparin/Lovenox (LMW Heparin)
What is the most unique side effect of Enoxaparin?
Heparin induced throbocytopenia (HIT) syndrome
discontinue if platelets drop below 100,000/mm3
Protamine sulfate antidotes what drugs?
Heparin, Enoxaparin/Lovenox (LMW Heparin)
This anticoagulant affects vitamin K dependent factors
This is the only drug that actually lyses clots via the activation of plasmin.
What drug should not be given to pts who have had reent head trauma, GI bleed, surgery or intracranial neoplasm within the last 30 days?
Which drugs should not be prescribed with Silendafil/Viagra?
Nitrates (nitroglycerin and Isosorbide Dinitrate/Isordil)
This is a long acting nitrate vasodilator
Beta blockers are mainly indicated in what conditions?
What is the antidote for Amlodopine/Norvasc (a Ca+ Channel Blocker)?
What drug might be used for pain relief in unstable angina?
morphine (opiate receptor agonist)
For what is Nalaxone/Narcan an antidote?
What is the acronym for unstable angina?
What is the antidote for Streptokinase?
What drug is particularly indicated for HTN and BPH?