Cholinomimetics

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Classification Abbreviations:ester, alka, nic, alc, carb, cns, organ
edrophonium
this muscle constricts the iris of the eye
this muscle dilates the pupil and is involved in sympathetic response
echothiophate
donepezil
acetylcholine
This drug is used to diagnose myasthenia gravis
soman
These 4 tertiary amines can be used to treat alzheimer's disease
This class of drugs could in theory be used to treat myasthenia gravis, but is not used clinically because the dose is too hard to achieve
neostigmine
Tacrine, donepezil, galantamine, and rivastigmine are used for this disease
this muscle stretches the lens of the eye
For glaucoma, avoid any drugs that cause
These two types of ophthalmic drops can be used to inhibit AchE in patients with glaucoma
This drug is also known as tensilon
pilocarpine
This muscarinic agonist can be used for the treatment of glaucoma
this autoimmune disease decreases the # of nicotinic receptors
This is the receptor responsible for the circular and ciliary muscle in the eye
contraction of this muscle allows for the outflow of aqueous humor from the eye
This direct acting muscarinic agonist can be used for dry mouth in Sjogren's Syndrome
Classification Abbreviations:ester, alka, nic, alc, carb, cns, organ
malathion
overdosage of cholinomimetics can lead to death in children from __________
This autoimmune disease involves the destruction of exocrine glands for sweat and saliva
pyridostigmine
This is the most widely used choline ester for ileus
rivastigmine
cevimeline
demecarium
varenicline
parathion
galantamine
carbachol
This AchE inhibitor ointment can be used for glaucoma
this AchE inhibitor is used to treat ileus
sarin
physostigmine
tacrine
This drug is used with edrophonium post surgery to reverse NMJ blockade
These are 3 preferred drugs to treat myasthenia gravis
bethanechol
ambenonium is used to treat this disease

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