1. Cholinergic neruogransmitter
  2. Adrenergic neurotransmitter
    Norepinephrine & epinephrine
  3. Nicotinic N receptors
    Cholinergic receptor used for nerve-nerve junctions
  4. Nicotinic M receptors
    Cholinergic receptor used in muscles
  5. Muscarinic receptors
    Cholinergic recptor used on all organs regulatred by the parasympathetic nervous systems & sweat glands
  6. Alpha 1 receptor
    Adrenergic receptor: vasoconstricitions of the arterials; bladder; neck; prostate & mydriasis (pupil dilation
  7. Alpha 2 receptor
    Adrenergic minimal clinical significance
  8. Beta 1 receptor
    Aderenrgic increases heart rate; force of contraction velocity of conduction of AV node & causes kidney to release Renin
  9. Beta 2 receptor
    Bronchial dilation; relaxation of uterine muscle; vasodilation; Glycogenolysis
  10. Dopamine receptor
    Adrenergic Dilates renal blood vessels; dilation of kidney vasculature
  11. Atropine
    Muscarinic Antagonist. Blocks action of Ach at mscarinic receptor
  12. Androgenic crisis
    Dry mouth (xerostomia), Blurred vision, Photophobia. Increased intraocular pressure, Urinary retention, *Constipation*, Tachycardia
  13. Scopolamine
    Other Muscarinic antagonist
  14. pyridostigmine (Mestinon), Neostigmine (Prostigmin)
    Cholinesterase inhibitor, Used to treat Myasthenia Gravis, Dosing individualized; pt must keep record of symptoms, Take with food
  15. cholinergic crisis
    skeletal muscle paralysis, Salavation, Sweating, Miosis (small pupils), Bradycardia, Respratory distress
  16. pancuronium (pavulon)
    nondepolorizing neuromuscular blocking agents, Paralitic, Reversed with antichollisterase agents (neostigmine; edrophonium; pyridostigmine)
  17. succinylcholine (anectine)
    depolorizing agent, Paralitic; non reversable (short acting), May trigger malignant hyperthermia
  18. Epinephrine (Adrenalin), Dopamine (Intropin)
    Adrenergic Agonist
  19. phenotolamine (Regitine)
    Alpha 1 & 2 adrenergic blocker
  20. prazosin (Minipress)
    Alpha 1 adrenogic blocker, Treats HTN & BPH
  21. tamsuloin (Flowmax)
    alpha androgenic blocker, Treats BPH
  22. Propranolol (Inderal)
    Blocks beta 1 & 2 adrenergic
  23. Metroprolol (Lopressor)
    blocks beta 1 adrenergic (cardio only)
  24. Clonidine (Catapres)
    centrally acting alpha2 agonist, Primary hypertension
  25. carbidopa/levodopa (sinemet)
    treats parkinson, Dopaminergic agent
  26. pramipexole (Mirapex), Ropinerole (requip)
    treats parkinsons, First line for mild/moderate & young, Activates dopamine receptors
  27. benztropine (Cogention)
    anticholinergic agent, Used to treat parkinsons
  28. donepezil (Aricept)
    used to treat Alzheimers
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nero drugs for pharm class