Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Metoprolol Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

  Metoprolol is the selective β1 receptor blocker. Metoprolol is safer in patient which has bronchoconstriction with propranolol. It is also safer drug in patient...

Propranolol Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

  Propranolol is the prototype of beta blocking drugs. Propranolol is the standard drug against which newer developed beta blockers compared for systemic use. Propranolol...

Beta blockers: List, Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

Beta blockers are competitive inhibitors at beta adrenergic receptors and counter the effects of catecholamines such as epinephrine and nor-epinephrine. This action leads to...

PHENYLALKYLAMINE: Verapamil Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

PHENYLALKYLAMINE: VERAPAMIL GENERAL DESCRIPTION Verapamil is the first clinically available Calcium channel blocker. It is it is an alkaloid vasodilator. Verapamil is less potent calcium channel...

BENZOTHIAZEPINE: Diltiazem Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

BENZOTHIAZEPINE: DILTIAZEM GENERAL DESCRIPTION Diltiazem is less potent calcium channel blockers than verapamil and dihydrpyridines. It belongs to the benzothiazepine group of calcium channel blockers. Diltiazem...

Dihyropyridine: Amlodipine Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

Dihyropyridine: Amlodipine GENERAL DESCRIPTION Amlodipine is a good choice of drug for elderly patients. Amlodipine has no effects on heart rate like other calcium channel blockers....

Calcium Channel Blockers: List, Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

GENERAL DESCRIPTION Calcium Channel Blockers are used to block voltage-dependent Ca2+ channel are called Calcium channel blockers. The main action of this drug is vasodilation....

Losartan: Drug study and nursing interventions

GENERAL DESCRIPTION Losartan belongs to angiotensin receptor blockers. It is very potent drug and given orally. Losartan is well tolerated in patients with heart failure...

Angiotensin receptor blockers: List, Drug Study and Nursing interventions

Angiotensin receptor blockers or Angiotensin receptor antagonists are also known as ‘ARBs’, ‘AT1 receptor blockers’ or ‘sartans’. ARBs have similar hypotensive effects that of...

Captopril: Drug Study and Nursing Interventions

CAPTOPRIL GENERIC NAME: Captopril BRAND NAME: Capoten, Acepril, Capozide GENERAL DESCRIPTION Captopril is the first and potent ACE inhibitors. It is also called vasoactive peptide. It is the...