NE 236P - Topic II                                                                                    Fall, 2001
Day 4 Lecturette
Antihypertensives
Calcium Channel Blockers

I.  Overview
    Key Drugs:   Diuretics - hydrochlorathiazide (Hydrodiuril)
                            Beta Blockers - Propranolol (Inderal)
                            Centrally Acting Adrenergic Inhibitors - clonidine hydrochloride (Catapres)
                            Alpha Adrenergic Blocking Agents - prazosin hydrochloride (Minipress)
                            Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors - captopril (Capoten)
                            Calcium Channel Blockers nifedipine (Procardia)
                           Vasodilators
                                    hydralazine hydrochloride (Apresoline)
                                    sodium nitroprusside (Nipride)

II. Antihypertensives