1 edition of Calcium in Drug Actions found in the catalog.
The volume contains an up-to-the-minute account of direct investigations into the role of calcium ions in cellular function. Information on the operation of calcium channels in the plasma membrane and the release of calcium from intracellular stores, especially by recently discovered inositol phosphates and the long investigated methyl xanthines are all dealt with at a level of the most modern methodology. The role of the ubiquituos Ca-Na exchanger, Ca-ATPase and calcium binding proteins are given detailed coverage with an account of chemical agents modifying these functions. Details of the interactions of Ca with known receptors such as calmodulin, troponin C, Ca sensitive ion channels and protein kinase C are all given expert treatment. This volume would not be complete without consideration of the chemistry of the Ca ion itself, ions which can substitute for Ca, in some instances producing toxic effects such as with lead, and the role of Ca in bone formation.
|Other titles||With contributions by numerous experts|
|Statement||edited by Peter F. Baker|
|Series||Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology -- 83, Handbook of experimental pharmacology -- 83.|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[electronic resource] /|
|Pagination||1 online resource (xxvi, 567 pages 123 illustrations).|
|Number of Pages||567|
|ISBN 10||3642718086, 364271806X|
|ISBN 10||9783642718083, 9783642718069|
Calcium is a mineral that is an essential part of bones and teeth. The heart, nerves, and blood-clotting systems also need calcium to work.. Calcium is taken by mouth for treatment and prevention of low calcium levels and resulting bone conditions including muscle cramps (latent tetany), osteoporosis (weak bones due to low bone density), rickets (a condition in children involving softening of. SC: 10% calcium gluconate, no more than mL/cm² of skin; do not use in digits. If topical and/or SC do not work, consider intra-arterial. Intra-arterial calcium infusion for moderate to severe burns: Infuse 10 mL 10% calcium gluconate mixed with mL D5W over 4 hours, repeating as needed (need to indicate with high-pressure pump).
Thiazide diuretics, H2 blockers, and fluoroquinolone antibiotics may cause calcium drug interactions. This eMedTV article contains a more complete list of drugs that may interact with calcium and describes the potential effects of these interactions. Lab Test Considerations: Monitor serum calcium or ionized calcium, chlo-ride,sodium,potassium,magnesium,albumin,andparathyroidhormone(PTH) concentrations before and periodically during therapy for treatmentof hypocal-cemia. May cause decreased serum phosphate concentrations with excessive and pro-.
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The scope of investi gated actions and reactions in which a role for calcium ion is of some importance is so numerous as to convey the impression that calcium ion Format: Paperback.
Anyone surveying physiological and pharmacological journals can readily see that the biological actions of calcium ion are of increasingly widespread current interest. The scope of investi gated actions and reactions in which a role for calcium ion is of some importance is so numerous as to convey.
Troponin C and Calmodulin as Calcium Receptors: Mode of Action and Sensitivity to Drugs. Pages Ebashi, S. (et al.). This multi-authored book originated from a more limited Symposium on "Importance of Calcium as a Primary Locus of Drug Action" co-chaired by myself and Dr.
Frank R. Goodman at the April, FASEB meeting in Chicago. Drugs and Toxicological Agents that Either Mimic Calcium or Elements of Intracellular Calcium Metabolism.
The Editorial Board and the Publishers of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology wish to express their profound grief at the untimely death of Professor Peter Baker.
Regulation of Calcium by Vascular Smooth Muscle Calcium in Drug Actions book Components.- 8. Role of Calcium in the Actions of Agents Affecting Membrane Permeability.- Section III. Calcium in Drug Action: Some Specific Biological Systems.- 9.
The Role of Calcium in Blood Platelet Function.- Effects of Opiate Drugs on the Metabolism of Calcium in Synaptic Tissue.- Calcium and Neuromuscular. In the second section the reader will discover the role of calcium and its partners in common diseases such as migraine and drug dependence.
New classes of diseases such as annexinopathies, channelopathies, calcium-sensing disorders, and citrullinemia are discussed, and the authors give many new insights into the molecular mechanisms of the Format: Hardcover. Anyone surveying physiological and pharmacological journals can readily see that the biological actions of calcium ion are of increasingly widespread current interest.
The scope of investi gated actions and reactions in which a role for calcium ion is of some importance is so numerous as to convey the impression that calcium ion is everywhere and interacts with everything.
This being so, the. Bone loss in people taking drugs called corticosteroids. Taking calcium along with vitamin D seems to reduce the loss of bone mineral in people using corticosteroid drugs long-term. Many multivitamin products also contain minerals such as calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and zinc.
Minerals (especially taken in large doses) can cause side effects such as tooth staining, increased urination, stomach bleeding, uneven heart rate, confusion, and muscle weakness. Calcium absorption is best when a person consumes no more than mg at one time. So a person who takes 1, mg/day of calcium from supplements, for example, should split the dose rather than take it all at once.
Calcium supplements may cause gas, bloating, and consti-pation in some people. If any of these symptoms occur, try. Calcium in drug actions. Berlin ; New York: Springer-Verlag, © (OCoLC) Online version: Calcium in drug actions.
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During an action potential calcium (Ca2+) ions enter the cell through voltage-gated Ca2+ channels (Cav). Cav channels first open and subsequently close before recovering to the resting state (fig.
1A). The process of channel closure during maintained membrane depolarization is called “inactivation”. Tell your doctor about all your current medicines. Many drugs can interact with calcium gluconate, especially: baloxavir marboxil (Xofluza); digoxin (digitalis); an antibiotic; or.
other forms of calcium. This list is not complete and many other drugs may interact with calcium gluconate. Drug – Nutrient Interactions Table of Common Drugs and Medications: This table lists common drugs that can affect nutrition status.
If the client is taking a drug or medication that isn’t on this list, check the Food-Medications Interactions book for possible side effects. The book is available from the state. Drugs Possible Side Effects.
Calcium channel blockers (CCBs) are drugs that bind to and block the L-type calcium channel. The L-type channels are the predominant calcium channels in. Amlodipine is an oral dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker.
Compared to nifedipine and other medications in the dihydropyridine class, amlodipine has the longest half-life at 30 to 50 hours.
The benefit of such a long half-life is the ability to have once-daily dosing. Amlodipine is available as amlodipine besylate, which was initially approved in by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Calcium can decrease the absorption of other drugs such as bisphosphonates (for example, alendronate), tetracycline antibiotics (such as doxycycline, minocycline), estramustine, levothyroxine, and.
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Action Essential for nervous,muscular,and incellmembraneand Lab Test Considerations: Monitor serum calcium or ionized calcium, chlo-ride,sodium,potassium,magnesium,albumin,andparathyroidhormone(PTH).
Calcium channel blockers are common medications that have a low risk of complications. In this article, we discuss how these drugs work, as well as their uses and possible side : Rachel Nall, MSN, CRNA. Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage.
USES: This medication is used to prevent or treat low blood calcium levels in people who do not get enough calcium from their may be used to treat conditions caused by low calcium levels such as bone loss (osteoporosis), weak bones (osteomalacia/rickets), decreased.
If you take other medications, take them at least 2 hours before or 4 to 6 hours after you take calcium and vitamin D combination. Other drugs may interact with calcium and vitamin D, including.Drug Name Generic Name: atorvastatin calcium Brand Name: Lipitor Classification: Antihyperlipidemic, HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor Pregnancy Category X Dosage & Route ADULTS Initially, 10 mg PO once daily without regard to meals; for maintenance, 10–80 mg PO daily.
May be combined with bile acid–binding resin. PEDIATRIC PATIENTS 10–17 YR Initially, 10 mg PO daily. Maximum, 20 mg/day; .