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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