7 classes of drugs Flashcards

Calcium Channel Blockers
Terms Definitions
ace inhibitors
work directly at the level of the kidney to relieve HTN
Alpha Blockers
work at the arterial level to inhibit constriction that causes HTN
Beta Blocker
directly relax the heart muscle and decrease blood pressure
calcium channel blockers
work on the arteries and the heart by inhibiting constriction and relaxing heart muscles
diuretics
decrease the amount of blood volume that the heart has to pump do not work on the heart they work on the kidney
anti-arrythmics
effect the electrical conduction system of the heart
anti-anginal
relieve pain associated with inadequate oxygen supply
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