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66 Cards in this Set

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analgesic- antipyretic drugs
Acetaminophen (datril, tylenol, panadol, and others)
Asprin/ acetlsalicylic acid (ASA, Aspergum, Bayer, Asprin, and others.
Asprin (buffered) Aluprin, bufferin, alka-seltzer, and others.
analgesic, Antipyertic, Nonsteroidal antinflammatory drugs.
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Ketorolac (toradol)
Immunomodulating Agents
-Increase the efficiency of the immune system.
-Activate immune defense system or modify a biological responese to an un wanted stimulus.
Zidovudine (AZT,ZDV, Retrovir)
Lamivudiudine (Epivir)
Treats hep C and certain types of cancer.

And also is used to treat acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Antiviral drugs that relief the flu
Offer symptomatic relief and effective against A and B viruses.
Oseltamivir (Tamiflu)
Zanamivir (Relenza)

Effective against A flu viruses.
Amantadine (Symmetrel)
Rimantadine (Flumadine.
Antiviral drugs that treat herpes.
Clovir (Zovirax)
valacyclovir (valtrex)
Protease inhibitors
protease inhibitors work is not understood clearly.

Treat Aids
Indinavir (Crixivan)
Protease inhibitors
Ritonavir (Norvir)
Protease inhibitors
Saquinavir (Invirase)
Protease inhibitors
Antifungal Drugs
prevents bacteria from multiplying.

serious in sperso tqaking antibiotics long term. (aids)

Supericial, subcutaneous infections, and deep infections.
Fluconazole (Diflucan)
Antifungal Drugs
tolnaftate (Tinactin)
Antifungal Drugs
nystatin (Mycostatin)
Antifungal Drugs
Tetracyclines are active against many gram-negative and gram positive organisms (broad spectrum) It is use to treat acne, bronchitis, syphilis, gonorrhea, and certain types of pneumonia. ( cyclines and mycin are of the same class)
Treat local or systemic infection. It help kills or supress the growth of microorganisms. They do this is by disrupting the the bacterial cell wall; by disturbing the functions of the cell membrane or interfering witht eh metabolic functions of the cell.
Antibiotics of group
penicillins, cephalosporins, metronidazole (Flagyl), and spectinomycin (trobicin).
Antibiotics that treat infections of the skin, chest, throat, and ear.
Macrolide antibiotics (erythromycins), Eryc, E-mycin, E.E.S, and Erythrocin. Other antibacterial agents include azithromycin (Zithromax) and clarithromycin (baiaxin).
Antineoplastic Agent
Antineoplastic Agents are used in cancer chemotherapy. They are used to prevent the increase of malignant cells.
Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
Antineoplastic Agent
Fluorouracil (Adrucil)
Antineoplastic Agent
Mechlorethamine (Mustargen)
Antineoplastic Agent
Methotrexate (Amethopterin)
Antineoplastic Agent
Streptozocin (Zanosar)
Antineoplastic Agent
Drugs used during labor and delivery and to increase or decrease uterine contractillity.
Oxytocin (Pitocin ), ritodrine (Yutopar)
Female sex hormones to treatment of breast cancer, osteoprosis, menopausal
Ovulatory stimulants and infertility drugs
clomiphene citrate (Clomid)
Insulin Preparations (rapid acting)
Humulin 70/30, (NPH/regular), Regular insulin, Lispro, Semilente
Insulin Preparations (Intermediate acting)
Lente insulin, NPH insulin
Insulin Preparations (Long acting)
Glimepiride (Amaryl)
Oral hypoglycemic Agents
Glipizide (Glucotrol)
Oral hypoglycemic Agents
Glyburide (Micronase)
Oral hypoglycemic Agents
Metformin (Glucophage)
Oral hypoglycemic Agents
Thiazolidinedione (Actos)
Oral hypoglycemic Agents
Hyperglycemic Agent
Diazoxide (Proglycem)
Hyperglycemic Agent
Hyperglycemic Agent
Oral glucose (Glutose, Insta-Glucose)
Hyperglycemic Agent
Fluoroquinolones antibiotics are treatment of choice for human gastrointestinal infections caused by Campylobacter or Salmonellae bateria. They are also use to treat urinary tract infection.
Ciprofloxcin (Cipro), Gatifloxacin (Tequin), Levofloxacin (Levaquin)
Drugs that affect the Adrenal Cortex
Glucocorticoids, Adrenal Steroid Inhibitors, Mineralocorticoids
Betamethasone (Celestone), Dexamethasone (Decadoron), Methylprednisolone (Solu-Medrol), Triamcinolone (Artistoocort)
Desoxycorticosterone acetate (Doca) , Fludrocortisone (Florinef)
Adrenal Steroid Inhibitors
Aminoglutehimide (Cytadren), Metyrapone (Metopirone)
Anterior Pituitary Gland Drugs (Used to treat growth failure in children caused by growth hormone deficiency)
Posterior Pituitary Gland Drugs (Used to treat the symptoms of diabetes insipidus resulting from antidiuretic hormone deficiency)
Vasopressin (Pitressin)
Thyroid Drugs (Used to treat hypothyroidism and to prevent goiters)
Thyroid, Iodine products, Levothyroxine (Synthroid, Levoxyl)
Parathyroid Drugs (Used to treat hyperparathyroidism)
Vitamin D, Calcium supplements
Drug used to treat inflammation, pain, fungal infections and minor conditions.
Boric acid in isopropyl alcohol (Aurocaine2) , (Cerumenex)
Intiinfective and antinflammatory agents are sued to treat eye conditions such as conjunctivittis, sty, and keratitis (corneal inflammation caused by bacterial infection).
Bacitracin (Baciquent), Chlormphenicol (Chloroptic), Erythomycin (Ilotycin), and natamycin (natacyn).
Antidiarrheal Drugs
Absorbents: Bismuth subsalicylate (pepto-bismo), Anticholinergics: Donnatal, Opiates: Paregoric, Codine, Other agents: Diphenoxylate (Lomotil), Loperamide (Imodium)
H2 Receptor Antagonists
Cimetidine (Tagament), ranitidine (Zantac), and famotidine (Pepcid) .
Proton Pump Inhibitors
Esomeprazole (Nexium), Lansoprazole (Prevacid), Omeprazole (Prilosec), pantoprazole (Protonix ), rabeprazole (AcipHex)
pancretin (creon), pancrelipase (pancrease)
Emergency Drug gastrointestinal System
Activated charcoal, Diphenhydramine (benadryl), Hydroxyzine (Vistaril , Prochloperazine (compazine) , Promethazine (Phenergan), Syrup of ipecac
Dimenhydrinate (Dramamine), Diphenhydramine ( benadryl), Hydroxyzine (Vistaril), Meclizine (Antiver), Promethazine (Phenergan), Prochlorperazine (Compazine).
Simethicone (Mylicon) Note: sometimes these drugs are used along with antacids.
Narcotic Antiussive Agent
Nonnoarcotic Antiussive Agent
Benzonatate (essalon) Dextromethophan (Sucrets, Robitussin DM )
Antiserotonnins are sued to treat vascular headaches and allergic disorders.
Cyproheptadine (Periactin), Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), and Methysergide maleate (Sansert)
Diphenhydramine, (Benadryl), Hydroxyzine (Vistaril), Promethazine ( Phenergan)// H1 receptor antagonists: laratadine (Claritin), cetirizine (zyertec), and fexofenadine (allegra).
Mucokenetic Drugs
diluents (water, saline solution, aerosols, and mucolytic drugs or expeectorants (Mucomyst)
Doxapram (Dopram)
Direct respiratory stimulants
Spirits of ammonia
Reflex respiratory stimulants
Respiratory depressants
opiates and barbiturate.