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-vasastin
The Statins: HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. These lower cholesterol by preventing its synthesis in the Liver.
Lo-
Sim-
Flu-
Ator-
Rosu-
Pra-
-parin
Heparins. Common suffix for low molecular weight heparins (LMWH). LMWH inhibit blood factor Xa, where the intrinsic and extrinsic pathways meet.
Tinza-
Enoxa-
Dalte-
-irudin
Hirudin derivatives. Direct, reversible thrombin (factor IIa) inhibitors. Eliminated by the kidney, unlikem Argatroban.
Lep-
Bival-
-pril
ACE inhibitors. Decrease angiotensin and increase bradkinin. Antihypertensives.
Capto-
Enala-
-sartan
Angiotensin (AT1) receptor blockers (ARBs).
Lo-
-dipines
Ca channel blockers (dihdropyridine class) causing arteriolar vasodilation. Non-dipine CCBs, including Varapamil and Diltiazam, also decrease contractility, etc.
Nife-
Nimo-
-rinone
PDE3 inhibitor: ino-dilators. That is it's inotropic and vasodilator (arteries and veins).
Inam-
Am-
Mil-
Vesna-
-afil
PDE5 inhibitr. Erectil dysfunction.
Siden-
Carden-
Tadal-
-thiazides
Distal tube diuretics. (Na/Cl cotransport)
-olol
Beta adrenegic blockers
Propran-
*Sotalol
Aten-
-osin
Alpha adrenergic blockers. Also some -amines, ie phenoxybenzamine & phentolamine)
Doxaz-
Praz-
-amine, -erol, -erenol
Adrenergics (and other suffixes)
-dronate
Bisphosphonates: osteoclast killers (inhibit bone resorption).
Alen-
Rise-
Iban-
-glitizone
PPAR-gama activator. (peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma). Decrease insulin resistance in Type II diabetes.
Pio-
Rosi-
-ifene, -iphene, -ifen,
SERMs. Selective estrogen receptor modifiers.
Tamox-(ifen)
Ralox-(ifene)
Clom-(iphene)
-asteride
5-alpha-reductase inhibitor. Prevent testosterone -> DHT.
Fin-
Dun-
-lutamide
Androgen receptor inhibitor. Used in prostate cancer.
F-
Bica-