Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system

2017-07-30T05:09:02+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Amphetamine, Meldonium, Adenosine, Dextroamphetamine, Ivabradine, Levoamphetamine, AZD1305, Nesiritide, Lisdexamfetamine, Dopamine (medication), Darapladib, Lixivaptan, Omecamtiv mecarbil, Adderall, Serelaxin, Selexipag flashcards Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system
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  • Amphetamine
    Amphetamine (contracted from alpha‑methylphenethylamine) is a potent central nervous system (CNS) stimulant that is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), narcolepsy, and obesity.
  • Meldonium
    Meldonium (INN), trade-named as Mildronate among others, is a limited-market pharmaceutical, developed in 1970 by Ivars Kalviņš, Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis (USSR), and manufactured primarily by Grindeks of Latvia and several generic manufacturers.
  • Adenosine
    Adenosine is a purine nucleoside composed of a molecule of adenine attached to a ribose sugar molecule (ribofuranose) moiety via a β-N9-glycosidic bond.
  • Dextroamphetamine
    Dextroamphetamine (American English) or dexamfetamine (Commonwealth English) is a potent central nervous system (CNS) stimulant and amphetamine enantiomer that is prescribed for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy.
  • Ivabradine
    Ivabradine, marketed under the trade name Corlanor among others, is a medication used for the symptomatic management of stable heart related chest pain and heart failure not fully managed by beta blockers.
  • Levoamphetamine
    Levoamphetamine, also known as levamfetamine (INN), (R)-amphetamine, (−)-amphetamine, and L-amphetamine, is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant known to increase wakefulness and concentration in association with decreased appetite and fatigue.
  • AZD1305
    AZD1305 is an experimental drug candidate that is under investigation for the management and reversal of cardiac arrhythmias, specifically atrial fibrillation and flutter.
  • Nesiritide
    Nesiritide (Natrecor) is the recombinant form of the 32 amino acid human B-type natriuretic peptide, which is normally produced by the ventricular myocardium.
  • Lisdexamfetamine
    Lisdexamfetamine (contracted from L-lysine-dextroamphetamine) is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant and dextroamphetamine prodrug of the phenethylamine class and amphetamine class that is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and binge eating disorder.
  • Dopamine (medication)
    Dopamine, sold under the brandname Intropin among others, is a medication most commonly used in the treatment of very low blood pressure, a slow heart rate that is causing symptoms, and, if epinephrine is not available, cardiac arrest.
  • Darapladib
    Darapladib is an inhibitor lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) that is in development as a drug for treatment of atherosclerosis.
  • Lixivaptan
    Lixivaptan (VPA-985) is a phase III pharmaceutical being developed by Cardiokine, Inc.
  • Omecamtiv mecarbil
    Omecamtiv mecarbil (INN), previously referred to as CK-1827452, is a cardiac-specific myosin activator.
  • Adderall
    Adderall is a combination drug containing salts of the two enantiomers of amphetamine, a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant of the phenethylamine class.
  • Serelaxin
    Serelaxin (RLX030) is an investigational drug for the treatment of acute heart failure (AHF), targeting the relaxin receptor.
  • Selexipag
    Selexipag (brand name Uptravi) is a drug developed by Actelion for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).