Pharmacology of Heart

Cardiac Medications & Pharmacology deals with the medication of cardiac diseases. The Cardiac Drugs are used to treat conditions of the heart or the circulatory or vascular system. Many classes of cardiovascular agents are available to treat the various cardiovascular conditions. In this sub topic we have Sodium, potassium, calcium channel blockers, ACE-inhibitors and Cardiac biomarkers. The main association for Cardiac Therapeutic Agents is in USA along with the 6 associations and societies. At present, around 50 universities are working on Cardiac Therapeutic Agents. Three new drugs were introduced in 2015. There are many types of cardiovascular drugs in the market that include Cardiac glycosides, anti-coagulants, anti-arrhythmic agents, anti-anginal agents and anti-hypertensive agents.

  • Track 1-1 Antiplatelet agents
  • Track 2-2 Proprotein convertase subtilisin kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors
  • Track 3-3 Cholesterol-lowering medications
  • Track 4-4 Digitalis preparations
  • Track 5-5 Calcium, sodium and potassium channel blockers
  • Track 6-6 Combined alpha and beta blockers
  • Track 7-7 Angiotensin-receptor neprilysin inhibitors (ARNIs)
  • Track 8-8 Angiotensin II receptor blockers (or Inhibitors)
  • Track 9-9 Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors
  • Track 10-10 Vasodilators

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