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Pharmacology Basics

These podcasts review basic pharmacology. therapeutic use, action, and easy to remember tips for side-effects are reviewed. These podcast were created for nurses and nursing students

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ACE Inhibitors

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class ACE inhibitors. The therapeutic class is antihypertensives. Discussion of this medication and memory helps to remember this medication are included. 

3mins

28 Dec 2018

Rank #1

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Beta Blockers/Antihypertensives

This podcast will review the pharmaceutical class of medications Beta 2 Adrenergic Antagonist or Beta Blockers. The therapeutic class is anti-hypertensive, anti-anginal. 

3mins

2 Apr 2018

Rank #2

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Beta 2 Adrenergic Agonist

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews the popular Beta 2 Adrenergic agonist drug class. Medications from this class include albuterol, salmeterol, and levoalbuterol. 

3mins

11 Jun 2018

Rank #3

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NSAIDS/analgesic

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class of medications called NSAIDS or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Medications in this class include ibuprophen, naproxen, aspirin, and ketoralac. Simple explaination of the drug action is presented to make understanding, recall of  side-effects, and administration considerations easy to remember.

4mins

2 Apr 2018

Rank #4

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Benzodiazepines/Anti-anxiety

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class benzodiazepine. Review of it's action, therapeutic effects, side effects and administration considerations are reviewed. Memory helps are also presented.

4mins

2 Apr 2018

Rank #5

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Nonbenzodiazepines

This basic pharmacology podcast will review the pharmaceutical class nonbenzodiazepines. An example of these medications are zolpidem (Brand name Ambien).

3mins

28 Dec 2018

Rank #6

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Lithium Salts/Mood Stabilizer

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class lithium salts. Drug action and a mnemonic for common side-effects are presented. 

3mins

2 Apr 2018

Rank #7

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Proton Pump Inhibitors/Anti-ulcer Agents II

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class proton pump inhibitors and gives easy to remember mneumonics to help you remeber this popular class of medication.

2mins

4 Apr 2018

Rank #8

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Biguanides /metformin

This podcast review the pharmaceutical class biguanides and the drug metformin. 

3mins

28 Dec 2018

Rank #9

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HMG CoA Reductase Inhibitors/ Lipid Lowering Agents

This podcast reviews HMG COA reductase inhibiors or "Statins" for hypercholesterolemia. Use, action, and easy to remember tips for side-effects are reviewed.

2mins

2 Apr 2018

Rank #10