ANS Pharmacology mnemonics (For classification):
I have provided here ANS pharmacology mnemonics for adrenergic drug classification:
Two types of drug classification available for adrenergic drugs. One in alpha(a) agonists, alpha(a) blockers, beta(b) agonist, beta(b) blockers.
Here I have given mnemonics for another adrenergic drug classification which i observed from “Pharmacological classification of drugs with doses and preparations 5th edition” by KD tripathi.
Pharmacology mnemonics for adrenergic drug classification- A C C N B P U
- These are the drug classification which mimics the action of adrenaline.
- Coming to the adrenaline actions, adrenaline used for reversing the severe low blood pressure and in case of severe allergic reactions (Anaphylaxis) caused by histamine to reduce inflammatory responses.
A C C N B P U – Adrenaline Can Cause Normal Blood Pressure Up
C- CNS stimulants
C- Cardiac stimulants
N- Nasal decongestants
P- Pressor agents
U- Uterine relaxants
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