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Cardiovascular Pharmacology Concepts

Richard E. Klabunde, PhD

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Tutorial - Vasodilator Drugs

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  1. How does dilating arterial resistance vessels decrease arterial pressure?  click here
  2. How does dilating venous capacitance vessels decrease venous pressure?  click here
  3. Arterial vasodilators are used for what conditions?  click here
  4. Venous vasodilators are used for hat conditions?  click here
  5. What are the pharmacologic mechanisms for each of the following mechanistic classes of vasodilator drugs?
  6. What specific drugs (generic names) are FDA-approved in each of these classes?
  7. Which drugs from the above list are used to treat the following conditions?
  8. Which drugs from the above list are primarily

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