Author: Daisy Jane Antipuesto RN MN

Drug Study – Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMZ)

Drug Study – Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMZ)

Bactrim, Co-Trimoxazole, Septra Action: Fixed combination of sulfamethoxazole (SMZ), an intermediate acting antiinfective sulfonamide, and trimethoprim (TMP), a synthetic antiinfective. Both components of the combination are synthetic folate antagonist antiinfectives....

Drug Study – Losartan Potassium

Drug Study – Losartan Potassium

Cozaar Action: Angiotensin II receptor (type AT1) antagonist acts as a potent vasoconstrictor and primary vasoactive hormone of the renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system. Classifications: cardiovascular agent; angiotensin ii receptor antagonist; antihypertensive Indication:...

Drug Study – Catopril

Drug Study – Catopril

Capoten Action: Lowers blood pressure by specific inhibition of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE). This interrupts conversion sequences initiated by renin that lead to formation of angiotensin II, a potent endogenous...