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Lasix - generic?

drug class?
Furosemide

Diuretic
Lasix Indications/Contraindications
Indications = edema assoc. w/CHF, renal syndrome, Hypertension

Contra -Anuria, hypersens.
Digoxin

trade name
drug classification
Lanoxin
Digacin

Cardiac Glycoside
Verapamil
Calan
Isoptin

Antiarrhytmic drug - class 4
Verapamil

Therapeutic effect
Decrease Ca+ entry into cells with electrophysiological peroperties;

affects pacemaker cells of heart
Verapamil Indications
angina
arrhythmia
essential hypertension
Lisinopril trade name and class
Priivil
Zestril

ACE inhibitor
Lisinopril

Therapeutic effect
Decrease formation of angiotensin, produce arterial dilation and increase cardiac output.
Amlodipine

trade name
class
Norvasc

Calcium channel blockers
(Angina relief)
Nitroglycerin (sub lingual)

trade
class
Nitro-stat, nitro-tab

vasodilator
Nitroglycerin (transderm)
Transderm-Nitro
minitran
nitro dur
Adenosine

trade
class
Adenocard, Adenoscan

Anti-arrythmic agent
with no toxic effect. Duration of action is 3-5 ss

Indication: PSVT
Therapeutic effect - depress left ventricular function and restore normal sinus rhythm
Isosorbide dinitrate

trade
class
Isordil
Dilitrate

vasodilator

indication = angina
Amioderone

trade
class
indication
cardone

antiarrythmic class 3
ventricular fib,
ventricular tachycardia
Diltiazem
Cardiziem
Cardiziem CD

Calcium channel blocker
Diltiazem

Therapeutic effect
indication
Decrease heart rate and Contractility. Slow SA & AV conduction.

cronic stable angina, essential hypertension
Procainamide

trade
class
indication
Procainabid

Antiarrhythmic- class 1
supraventricular tachycardia
ventricular arrhythmia
Amyl Nitrate

trade
class
indication
Vaporole

Nitrate (inhalation)
Rapid relief of angina
Propanolol

trade
class
indication
Inderal, Inderal LA

Beta-Adrenergic blocker
Hypertension
Lidocaine

trade
class
effect
Xylocain, lidoderm
antiarrhythmic, amide local anesthetic

inhibits ventrical arrhythmias