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NCLEX Cardiac Medications

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1. dont give with high fat meal (slows absorption)






2. blocking the alpha1 adrenergic receptors will cause






3. When to give clonidine






4. calcium channel blockers cause bradycardia or tachycardia






5. st. wort while taking with calcium channel blockers will increase or decrease blood levels






6. What causes angiodema






7. beta blockers block...






8. ARB that maintain diabetic nephropathy






9. Increase in bradykinin






10. side effect: peripheral edema of feet and legs






11. carvedilol (coreg)






12. substained release form of calcium channel blocker should be swallowed whole and not






13. What is the treatment of angioedema






14. potassium sparing diuretics blocks the action of what?






15. indirectly increases heart rate (low blood pressure stimulates baroreceptors refles






16. Palpitation - muscle weakness - paresthesias are signs of...






17. give last dose of diuretic at What time






18. timolol maleate (timoptic)






19. dilating the peripheral vessels will treat what?






20. Blocks production of angiotensin II






21. digoxin is cintraindicated in pt. with






22. what drug category blocks the alpha and beta adrenergic receptors on their respective organs






23. phosphodiesterase inhibitors increases or decreases cardiac output






24. taking adrenerfgic receptor blocker with oral hypoglycemia agents can cause






25. 1st sign of dry cough What to do?






26. ARBs that treat heart failure






27. patient reports chest pain with dobutamine






28. inamirinone (inocor)






29. Potassium with ACE inhibitors cause






30. side effect:Neutropenia






31. Where to apply transdermal patch






32. dobutamine increases cardiac contractility which is a






33. hyporkalemia - angina chest pain - hypotension - cardiac dysrhythmias are side effects of...






34. alpha/beta blockers in comibinational usage with oral hypoglycemic agents can cause what?






35. when angioedema occurs






36. adrenergic neuron blockers can cause...






37. AngiotensionII Receptor Blockers abbreviated






38. milrinone (primacor) prototype






39. alpha/beta blockers are...






40. dont take aliskiren (tekturna) if






41. side effects that ARBs dont have that AEC inhibitors do have






42. chlorothiazied (DIURIL)






43. side effect: reflex tachycardia causing increased angina pain in patients with angina






44. inhibit innervation of sympathetic neurins in the central nervous system






45. amiloride (midamor)






46. Side effects of ARBs






47. spironalactone (aldactone)






48. side effect:angiodema






49. dopamine






50. taking adrenerfgic receptor blocker with digoxin can cause