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riluzole
treatment of ALS
baclofen
Gaba-B agonist (treat spasticity)
Dantrolene
impairs Ca release in skeletal muscle sarcoplamsic reticulum
Tizanidine
alpha 2 agonist in CNS
Cytarabine
inhibits DNA polymerase (anticancer, AML)
Digoxin
Inihibits Na/K ATP - increase Ca because of decrease Na/Ca function - decreases AV node conduction
Quinidine
Treat atrial flutter
Dronabitol
cannabinoid (anti nausea for chemo)
Granisetron
5-Ht3 antagonist, antiemetic for chemo
Meclizine
H1 antagonist (motion sickness)
Megestrol
progestational agent (stimulate appetite)
Scopolamine
antimuscarinic (motion sickness)
Felodopine
Ca blocking antiarrhythmic
Procainamide
Class Ia antiarrhythmic (Na channel blocker)- can cause SLE like symptoms
Disopyramide
class Ia (ventricular arrhythmias) - anticholinergic side effects
Flecainide
Class IC (life threatening arrhythmias)
Mexiletine
Class IB
Niacin
inhibits hepatic VLDL secretion
Cholestyramine
binds bile salts (reduce absorption of cholesterol)
Gemfibrozil
increase activity of liprotein lipase
Ketorolac
pain effects as good as morphine with fewer GI side effects but hematologic toxicity (5 days only)
Guanefecine
central acting alpha 2 agonist
Amiodarone
K+ Blocker (Class III)
Diltiazam
Ca blocker (treat atrial flutter)
phentolamine
alpha 1 and alpha 1 antagonist
norepinephrine
alpha and beta 1 with very little beta 2 activity
aldesleukin
IL 2 receptor activator
tacrolimus
binds FK506 binding protein
Cyclosporine
inhibits calcineurin
Oxybutinin
antispasmodic and inhibits muscarinic Ach on smooth muscle
Bethanacol
Muscarinic agonist
Bumetanide
loop diuretic
Metoprolol
beta 1 blocker
Amiloride
K+ sparing diuretic (ENaC)
Triamterene
K+ sparing diuretic (ENaC)
Bumetanide
loop diuretic
Ethacrynic acid
loop diuretic
Metolazone
thiazide diuretic
indapamide
thiazide diuretic
Infliximab
mab against TNF alpha (RA and Chron's)
Ipratropium
muscarinic agonist
Terbutaline
B2 agonist
Bilvirudin
Inhibits thrombin
Altepase
plasminogen activator
Enoxaparin
LMWHeparin
Filgrastim
recombinant G-CSF
Piroxicam
moderate to severe pain for arthritis
Meperidine
narcoleptic alalgesic
Indomethacin
close patent ductus arteriosis
Levamisole
enhances cell mediated immunity
Mitoxantrone
suppreses cell mediated immunity
Natalizumab
mab reducing leukocyte entry into CNS
Glatiramer acetate
mimic myelin basic protein (used for MS)
Methimazole
interferes with iodination of Tg (can cause agranulocytosis)
Stibogluconate
leishmaniasis
Loracarbef
2nd gen cephalosporin
merbendazole
broad spectrum antihelminthic
pyrazinamide
part of M. tuberculosis therapy
buspirone
for GAD
sumatriptan
serotonin receptor agonist (acute migraines)
Thiopental
barbiturate
methylene blue or ascorbic acid
Make methemoglobin normal again
EDTA
chelate lead
Nitrite
for cyanide
Raloxifine
selective estrogen receptor modulator (helps with osteoporosis)
Diphenoxylate
opioid receptor agonist for diarrhea
Penicillamine
chelator for copper