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Old 12-21-2016
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I am confused regarding the indications or usage for the following drugs for hypertension. What are some key indications to use each of them. I tend to get confused

ACE inhibitors
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Use FA as your guide . More details in Kaplan's notes .
All can be used in bringing BP down except nitroglycerine . Thats used as IVI rx in MI/angina. Also there are better choices than nitrogly to bring dowmn bp . Usually its Ace , diuretics , CCB and then the rest . Ace is more useful in caucasians and CCB is more the first line in blacks and non- caucasians
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