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Diphenhydramine
allergic rhinoconjunctivitis; Urticaria; Insomnia
competative H1 receptor antagonists (non specific)
Chlorpheniramine
allergic rhinoconjunctivitis; utricaria
competative H1 receptor antagonists (non specific)
Promethazine
Insomnia; Preop sedation
competative H1 receptor antagonists (non specific)
Dinenhydradrinate
Motion sickness
H1 and M antagonists
Fexofenadine
allergic rhinoconjunctivitis; Urticaria
competative H1 receptor antagonists (2nd generation); NO CNS; negligibile action on M and a receptors; longer duration
Scopolamine
Motion sickness
M antagonist (patch)
Sumatriptan
acute attack of migrane; cluster headache
selective 5-HT 1b/1d receptor agonist
Ergotamine
acute attack of migrane
5-HT agonist
Ergonovine
prevention of postpartum hemorrhage
5-HT agonist
Tegaserod
IBS constipation form (women only!)
activates 5-HT receptors and increases gut motility
Propranolol
migraine prophylaxis
not known
Valproate
migraine prophylaxis (can't take propranolol)
not known
Odansetron
Chemotherapy-induced Emesis
Blocks 5-HT receptors
Metoclorpramide
Chemotherapy-induced Emesis
D2 antagonists
Phenothiazines
Chemotherapy-induced Emesis
D2 antagonists
Dexamethasone
antiemetic
synthetic glucocorticosteroid
Lorazepam
antiemetic
benzodiazepine
Dronabinol
antiemetic
cannabinoid
Alprostadil
maintain patency of ductus arteriosus
through IV
Alprostadil
erectile dysfunction
vasodilation & erection
Dinoprostone
induce abortion
Dinoprostone
induce labour
Misoprostol
prevent gastric ulceration
Latanoprost
glaucoma
? flow aqu ?? intraocular pressure
Epoprostenol
pulmonary HTN
"lowers peripheral, pulmonary and coronary resistance"
NSAIDS
anti-inflammatory
blocks COX enzymes; ? PGs only
Glucocorticosteroids
anti-inlammatory
lipcortin ? inhibit phospholipase A2; ? PGs and Leukotrienes
Zileuton
bronchial asthma
inhibits 5-lipoxygenase enzyme
Montelukast
bronchial asthma
LT receptor antagonist