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What does Dyazide treat?
is a potassium-sparing and thiazide diuretic combination used to treat high blood pressure and swelling due to excess body water
What is the generic name for Dyazide?
Triamterene w/ HCTZ
What is the brand name for Triamterene w/ HCTZ?
Dyazide
What does Hydrodiuril treat?
is a thiazide diuretic used to treat high blood pressure and swelling due to excess body water
What is the generic name for Hydrodiuril?
Hydrochlorothiazide
What is the brand name for Hydrochlorothiazide?
Hydrodiuril
What does Lasix treat?
is a loop diuretic used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure and swelling due to excess body water
What is the generic name for Lasix?
Furosemide
What is the brand name for Furosemide?
Lasix
What does Accupril treat?
is an ACE inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Accupril?
Quinapril
What is the brand name for Quinapril?
Accupril
What does Altace treat?
is an ACE inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Altace?
Ramipril
What is the brand name for Ramipril?
Altace
What do Zestril and Prinivil treat?
are ACE inhibitors that treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Zestril and Prinivil?
Lisinopril
What are 2 brand names for Lisinopril?
Zestril and Privinil
What is Lotensin used to treat?
is an ACE inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Lotensin?
Benazepril
What is the brand name for Benazepril?
Lotensin
What is Coreg used to treat?
is an alpha- and nonselective beta-blocker used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure
What is the generic name for Coreg?
Carvedilol
What is the brand name for Carvedilol?
Coreg
What does Diovan treat?
high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Diovan?
Valsartan
What is the brand name for Valsartan?
Diovan
What does Cozaar treat?
treats high blood pressure by working to prevent the narrowing of blood vessels; also used to treat diabetic kidney problems
What is the generic name for Cozaar?
Losartan
What is the brand name for Losartan?
Cozaar
What does Tenormin treat?
is a beta-blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina pectoris
What is the generic name for Tenormin?
Atenolol
What is the brand name for Atenolol?
Tenormin
What is Norvasc used to treat?
is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina
What is the generic name for Norvasc?
Amlodipine
What is the brand name for Amlodipine?
Norvasc
What does Cardizem treat?
is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina
What is the generic name for Cardizem?
Diltiazem
What is the brand name for Diltiazem?
Cardizem
What does Calan treat?
is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina
What is the generic name for Calan?
Verapamil
What is the brand name for Verapamil?
Calan
What is Hydrochlorothiazide used to treat?
is a thiazide diuretic used to treat high blood pressure and swelling due to excess body water
What does Toprol-XL treat?
is a beta-blocker used to treat high blood pressure, angina pectoris, and congestive heart failure
What is the generic name for Toprol-XL?
Metoprolol
What is the brand name for Metoprolol?
Toprol-XL
What is Lotrel used to treat?
is an ACE inhibitor and a calcium channel blocker combination used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Lotrel?
Benazepril w/ Amlodipine
What is the brand name for Benazepril w/ Amlodipine?
Lotrel
What does Enalapril treat?
is an ACE inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure
What is Clonidine used to treat?
is an alpha agonist used to treat high blood pressure
What does Sprionolactone treat?
is a potassium-sparing diuretic used to treat congestive heart failure or high blood pressure
What does Hyzaar treat?
is an angiotensin II receptor blocker and thiazide diuretic combination used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Hyzaar?
is an angiotensin II Losartan w/ HCTZ
What is the brand name for Losartan w/ HCTZ?
Hyzaar
What does Avapro treat?
is an angiotensin II receptor blocker used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Avapro?
Irbesartan
What is the brand name for Irbesartan?
Avapro
What does Doxazosin treat?
is an alpha blocker used to treat high blood pressure and binign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
What does Benicar treat?
is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat high blood pressure
What is the generic name for Benicar?
Olmesartan
What is the brand name for Olmesartan?
Benicar
What is Bisoprolol w/ HCTZ used to treat?
is a beta blocker and diuretic combination used to treat high blood pressure
What does Propanolol treat?
is a beta blocker used to treat high blood pressure and angina pectoris
What is Niaspan used to treat?
is an antihyperlipidemic used to decrease levels of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood
What is the generic name for Niaspan?
Niacin
What is the brand name for Niacin?
Niaspan
What type of drug has the stem -alol in the word?
combined alpha and beta blockers
How do combined alpha and beta blockers affect blood pressure?
they relax vessels, allowing the heart to beat more regularly
What type of drug has the stem -anserin in the word?
serotonin 5-HT2 receptor antagonists
What is the main use for Serotonin 5-HT2 receptor antagonists?
they reduce blood pressure
What type of drug contains the stem -azosin in the word?
antihypertensives
What type of drug contains the drug -dralazine in the word?
antihypertensives
What type of drug contains the stem -pamide in the name?
diuretics
What type of drug contains the stem -pamil in the name?
coronary vasodilators
What type of drug contains the stem -pril in the name?
antihypertensives
What type of drug contains the stem -sartan in the name?
angiotensin II receptor antagonists
What do Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonists mainly treat?
high blood pressure
What type of drug contains the stem -thiazide in the name?
diuretics
What type of drug contains the stem -tiazem in the name?
calcium channel blockers
What do calcium channel blockers typically treat?
hypertension, or high blood pressure
What type of drug is Mannitol?
a diuretic
What is the generic name for Adalat?
Nifedipine
What is the brand name for Nifedipine?
Adalat
What type of drug is Adalat?
an antihypertensive drug