Drugs Used to Treat Hypertension

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diuretics

volume depletion (preload)

vasodilation of peripheral arteries (afterload)

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Beta Blockers

reduce heart rate and CO

decreases BP (afterload)

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ACE Inhibitor

reduce BP( reduce afterload)

preserve CO

reduce preload

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ARBs

reduce BP( reduce afterload)

preserve CO

reduce preload

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Calcium Channel Blockers

nothing about preload reduction

improves CO and decreases afterload

decrease workload

decreases heart rate