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Clinical use of calcium channel antagonist drugs

Opie, Lionel H.

Clinical use of calcium channel antagonist drugs

by Opie, Lionel H.

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Calcium -- Antagonists.,
  • Heart -- Diseases -- Chemotherapy.,
  • Calcium Channel Blockers -- therapeutic use -- collected works.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCardiovascular drugs and therapy.
    Statementby Lionel H. Opie ; with a chapter by William A. Coetzee.
    ContributionsCoetzee, William A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC684.C34 C55 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2184672M
    ISBN 100792301552
    LC Control Number89002543

      Calcium channel blockers provide one method for treating hypertension both in the cardiac surgery and patients with severe hypertension. Choosing one that best fits the patient can be challenging. As nurses, we need to understand the risks and benefits of using a calcium channel blocker versus other methods. Calcium channel blockers are imperative drugs for the treatment of many cardiovascular disorders including hypertension and angina pectoris [1][2][3].1,4-Dihyropyridines (DHPs) .

    Calcium channel antagonist and beta-blocker overdose: antidotes and adjunct therapies Andis Graudins,1,2,3 Hwee Min Lee1,2,3 &DinoDruda1,2 1Monash Health Clinical Toxicology and Addiction Medicine Service, Monash Health, Dandenong Hospital, David Street, Dandenong, VIC, , Australia,2Monash Emergency Program, Monash Health, Dandenong Hospital, David Cited by: The significant role of voltage-gated calcium channel (VGCC) L-type antagonists used concomitantly with opioids in attenuation of clinical pain has been confirmed. The aim of this study is to evaluate the comparable effect of intracerebroventricularly (i.c.v.) administered diltiazem, nifedipine and/or verapamil – specific antagonists of VGCCs – in the dose of and mg in Author: Kania Bogdan Feliks, Danuta Wrońska.

    In the cardiovascular area, in addition to the well-established clinical uses of Ca 2+ channel inhibitors, exciting new work pointing to an application in atherosclerosis is described. The book also includes important uses of Ca 2+ antagonists in novel areas of interest such as the gastrointestinal tract, renal protection and multi-drug resistance. The radial artery is spastic, and calcium channel antagonists have been used clinically in the radial artery for their antispastic effects. To choose a .


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Clinical use of calcium channel antagonist drugs by Opie, Lionel H. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The strong clinical bias of the present book should be complimented by further reading of books slanted towards fundamentals. One of the most important and recent of these is that by Dr Winifred Nayler (Calcium Antagonists, Academic Press, ). That book should be basic for essential background knowledge in the area of calcium : Springer US.

The strong clinical bias of the present book should be complimented by further reading of books slanted towards fundamentals. One of the most important and recent of these is that by Dr Winifred Nayler (Calcium Antagonists, Academic Press, ).

That book should be basic for essential background knowledge in the area of calcium antagonists. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Chapters previously published in Cardiovascular drugs and therapy as parts I-V. Description. Get this from a library.

Clinical Use of Calcium Channel Antagonist Drugs. [Lionel H Opie; William A Coetzee] -- Calcium antagonists are now regarded as the most important advance in cardiac drug therapy since the advent of beta-adrenergic blocking agents.

Acting ba sically as vasodilators-though with many. Clinical Use of Calcium Channel Antagonist Drugs Lionel H. Opie MD, PhD, FRCP, William A. Coetzee DSc (auth.) Calcium antagonists are now regarded as the most important advance in cardiac drug therapy since the advent of beta-adrenergic blocking agents.

Calcium antagonists are commonly used antihypertensive drugs among prescribing physicians. 1–4 In the Cardiovascular Health Study, there was an increase in the use of calcium antagonists from 14% in to 36% in among participants aged 65 years or older (Figure ).

4 The growth of calcium antagonist use has been attributed to increased drug advertising. Calcium channel blockers (CCB), calcium channel antagonists or calcium antagonists are a group of medications that disrupt the movement of calcium (Ca 2+) through calcium channels.

Calcium channel blockers are used as antihypertensive drugs, i.e., as medications to decrease blood pressure in patients with are particularly effective against large vessel ATC code: C Clinical Use of Calcium Channel Antagonist Drugs, Opie, Springer.

Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec -5% de réduction. Calcium antagonists, such as nifedipine or nicardipine, are used for oral use of slow-release preparations is considered an advantage over intravenous treatment schedules.

Several studies have demonstrated that these agents are well tolerated and effective compared with other tocolytics, such as β 2-sympathomimetics (HaasPapatsonis, El-Sayed. Calcium channel blockers (CCBs) are among the most commonly used cardiovascular drugs in the adult population. They are used to treat a wide array of clinical conditions including hypertension, supraventricular tachycardia, vasospasm, and migraine : Rebanta K.

Chakraborty, Richard J. Hamilton. The calcium channel antagonists have a range of elimination half-lives which have a considerable impact on their clinical use. Verapamil and diltiazem have short half-lives which require them to be given times by:   Calcium channel blockers lower blood pressure and treat other conditions such as chest pain and an irregular heartbeat.

Calcium channel blockers lower your blood pressure by preventing calcium from entering the cells of your heart and arteries. Calcium causes the heart and arteries to contract more strongly.

By blocking calcium, calcium channel. Prim Care. Mar;12(1) Clinical indications for calcium channel blockers. Somani P, Mayhew HE. Ca2+ channel blocking agents have proven to be one of the most exciting groups of drugs for management of many cardiovascular diseases and as potentially first-line agents for treatment of angina pectoris and by: 3.

The use of some calcium channel blockers (CCBs) is contraindicated in patients with advanced aortic stenosis. CCBs whose pharmacologic effect is partially dependent on their ability to reduce afterload (e.g., diltiazem, nicardipine, nifedipine, verapamil) may be of less benefit in these patients due to a fixed impedance to flow across the aortic valve and may, in fact, worsen / Other names: calcium antagonists, calcium channel antagonists, calcium channel blockers, CCB.

Calcium channel blocking agents restrict the amount of calcium entering cardiac and smooth muscle cells by blocking voltage-gated calcium channels. This causes blood vessels to relax and widen (vasodilate), improves oxygen supply to the heart, and.

Drugs for the Heart presents highly portable, up-to-date information on every drug class used to treat cardiovascular Lionel H. Opie and Bernard J. Gersh put the latest dosages, interactions, indications and contraindications, side effects, and more at your fingertips, equipping you to make effective clinical decisions on behalf of your patients.

Aliskiren and the calcium channel blocker amlodipine combination as an initial treatment strategy for hypertension control (ACCELERATE): a randomised, parallel-group trial. Lancet. Jan About the Book ACE inhibitors are justly regarded as the most important advance in cardiac drug therapy since the advent of calcium channel antagonist drugs.

Acting basically as inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin vasoconstrictor system, these agents have grown in importance to become among the therapeutic agents first choice for hypertension.

calcium channel blocker (calcium channel blocking agent) a drug such as nifedipine, diltiazem, or verapamil that selectively blocks the influx of calcium ions through a calcium channel of cardiac muscle and smooth muscle cells; used in the treatment of Prinzmetal's angina, chronic stable angina, and cardiac m channel blocking agents act to control arrhythmias.

Management of cardiovascular instability resulting from calcium channel antagonist (CCB) or beta‐adrenergic receptor antagonist (BB) poisoning follows similar principles. Significant myocardial depression, bradycardia and hypotension result in both cases.

There are currently no reports of its successful use in clinical BB by:. Calcium antagonists in clinical medicine (Book, Drugs classified as calcium antagonists or calcium-channel blockers were introduced into clinical medicine in the s and are now among the most frequently prescribed drugs for the treatment of c Calcium-Antagonist Drugs | NEJM.

During the past decade, calcium channel antagonists have become one of the most widely used classes of drugs in the treatment of angina and hypertension.1 This wide usage has occurred despite the Cited by: 8.Calcium channel antagonists (CCAs) are commonly involved in drug overdoses.

Standard approaches to the management of CCA overdoses, including fluid resuscitation, gut decontamination, administration of calcium, glucagon, and atropine, as well as supportive care, are often ineffective. We report on two patients who improved after addition of Cited by: 3.