You asked a straightforward question, and I hope you will find this a
Below are the cardiac drugs which decrease the heart rate (with
reference web pages):
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http://www.merck.com/mmhe/sec03/ch025/ch025a.html [1/3 way down]
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS
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Below are the commonly used brand names of each drug listed above:
BETA BLOCKERS, COMMONLY USED BRAND NAMES
DIGITALIS MEDICINES, COMMONLY USED BRAND NAMES
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS, COMMONLY USED BRAND NAMES
DIURETICS, COMMONLY USED BRAND NAMES
As to your second question: "how much do they lower the heart rate?"
The answer to this is based on many factors like age, weight,
condition of the patient, not to mention dosage. It also differs from
minute to minute, depending, for example, on whether the person is
exercising. There is no one answer.
By the way, increasing physical fitness through exercise is also a way
of lowering heart rate.
Google search strategy:
Search terms: prescription drugs heart rate site:.edu
Search terms: what drugs lower heart rate? site:.edu
Search terms: cardiac drugs lower heart rate? site:.edu
Search terms: exercise heart rate site:.edu
I hope this information is helpful to you.
All the best,