Digitalization

Digitalis remains notorious today for its very narrow dosage window for therapeutic efficacy without toxicity. A unique process, digitalization, for dosing digitalis (digoxin [Lanoxin]; digitoxin [Crystodigin]) has been widely accepted over the years as a means of minimizing toxicity. This process is to start patients on several repeated doses of digitalis over 24 to 36 hours before establishing a lower daily maintenance dose. Digitalis has become the mainstay of therapy for CHF despite its

L-Type Calcium Channel

Ca2+

Adenylate cyclase G-protein

P-Adrenergic Receptor a-Adrenergic Receptor

Angiotensin II Receptor

L-Type Calcium Channel

Ca2+

Adenylate cyclase G-protein

P-Adrenergic Receptor a-Adrenergic Receptor

Angiotensin II Receptor

Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

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