Patient is a 72 yo male with new onset angina. A decision was made to medically manage the case.
What medication(s) would you prescribe for the patient to abort an acute angina episode?
What medication(s) would you prescribe to prevent angina episodes and decrease mortality?
Would a history of asthma or COPD alter your initial therapy and if so how?
For all medications discussed please discuss the medications mechanism of action in treating angina.
For all medications discussed please explain the monitoring parameters of efficacy and side effects.
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