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					                                                                  PA Pharmacology Drug Lists - Fall 2009
Angina drugs

Drug Name              Drug Class                Subclass 1                     Subclass 2
Metoprolol             Adrenergic antagonist     Beta-adrenergic antagonist     Beta1-selective adrenergic
                                                                                antagonist

Propranolol            Adrenergic antagonist     Beta-adrenergic antagonist     Class II antiarrhythmic drug


Nifedipine             Calcium channel blocker   Dihydropyridine calcium        Class IV antiarrhythmic drug
                                                 channel blocker

Diltiazem              Calcium channel blocker   Non-dihydropyridine calcium    Class IV antiarrhythmic drug
                                                 channel blocker

Verapamil              Calcium channel blocker   Non-dihydropyridine calcium    Class IV antiarrhythmic drug
                                                 channel blocker

Isosorbide dinitrate   Nitrovasodilator          Nitrate


Nitroglycerin          Nitrovasodilator          Nitrate