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acetylsalicylic acid

-salicyl-
Analgesics
Drug Class: salicylates
Brand: Aspirins
Acronym: ASA
Use: antipyretic, pain relieving, anti-inflammatory, and anticoagulant
acetaminophen
Analgesics
Brand: Tylenol
Acronym: APAP
Use: antipyretic, pain relieving
ibuprofen

-profen
Analgesics
Drug Class: NSAID
Brand: Motrin, Advil
Use: antipyretic, pain relieving, anti-inflammatory
nabumetone
Analgesics
Brand: Relafen
Use: anti-inflammatory, pain relieving
naproxen
Analgesics
Drug Class: NSAID
Brand: Naprosyn
Use: anti-inflammatory, pain relieving
oxaprozin
Analgesics
Drug Class: NSAID
Brand: Daypro
Use: long acting anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, pain relieving
tramadol HCl
Analgesics
Brand: Ultram
Use: serotonin reuptake inhibitor for moderate to severe pain
hydrocodone bitartate & APAP
Analgesics
Brand: Vicodin
Use: narcotic analgesic
morphine sulfate
Analgesics
Brand: Oramorph SR, MS Contin
Use: narcotic analgesic
meperidine HCl
Analgesics
Brand: Demerol
Use: synthetic opioid analgesic
propoxyphene HCl
Analgesics
Brand: Darvocet
Use: mild narcotic analgesic
procaine

-caine
Anesthetics
Drug Class: local anesthetics
Brand: Novocaine
Use: injection local anesthetic
tetracaine

-caine
Anesthetics
Drug Class: local anesthetics
Brand: Altacaine, Opticaine
Use: injection local anesthetic
bupivicaine

-caine
Anesthetics
Drug Class: local anesthetics
Brand: Marcaine, Sensorcaine
Use: injection local anesthetic
dibucaine

-caine
Anesthetics
Drug Class: local anesthetics
Brand: Nupercainal
Use: topical local anesthetic
halothane
Anesthetics
Brand: Fluothane
Use: inhalation general anesthetic
midazolam

-azolam
Anesthetics
Drug Class: benzodiazepines
Brand: Versed
Use: injectable general anesthetic
fentanyl / droperidol
Anesthetics
Brand: Innovar
Use: injectable general anesthetic
amoxicillin

-cillin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: penicillins
Brand: Amoxil
Use: antibiotic
amoxicillin / clavulanate

-cillin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: penicillins
Brand: Augmentin
Use: semi-synthetic antibiotic
cefuroxime axetil

cef-
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: cephalosporins
Brand: Ceftin
Use: antibiotic
cefprozil monohydrate

cef-
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: cephalosporins
Brand: Cefzil
Use: antibiotic
cefaclor

cef-
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: cephalosporins
Brand: Ceclor, Raniclor
Use: antibiotic
cephalexin HCl

ceph-
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: cephalosporins
Brand: Keflex
Use: antibiotic
levofloxacin

-floxacin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: quinolone
Brand: Levaquin
Use: antibiotic
ciprofloxacin

-floxacin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: quinolone
Brand: Cipro
Use: antibiotic
azithromycin

-mycin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: macrolide
Brand: Zithromax
Use: antibiotic
clarithromycin

-mycin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: macrolide
Brand: Biaxin
Use: antibiotic
penicillin V potassium

-cillin
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: penicillins
Brand: Veetids, V-Cillin K
Acronym: PCN
Use: antibiotic
trimethoprim / sulfamethoxazole

-sulfa-
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: sulfonamide derivatives
Brand: Septra, Bactrim
Acronym: SMZ/TMP
Use: antibiotic
tetracycline

-cycline
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: tetracycline type
Brand: Sumycin, Achromycin
Use: bacteriostatic antibiotic
metronidazole
Anti-infectives
Brand: Flagyl
Use: antibacterial & antiprotozoal agent
zidovudine
Anti-infectives
Brand: Retrovir
Use: antiviral protease inhibitor (HIV)
acyclovir

-vir
Anti-infectives
Brand: Zovirax
Use: antiviral
nystatin
Anti-infectives
Brand: Nystat
Use: fungicidal, fungistatic agent
fluconazole

-conazole
Anti-infectives
Drug Class: antifungal
Brand: Diflucan
Use: antifungal
cyclophosphamide
Antineoplastics
Brand: Cytoxan, Neosar
Use: alkylating agent
cisplatin
Antineoplastics
Brand: Platinol
Use: alkylating agent
busulfan
Antineoplastics
Brand: Busulfex, Myleran
Use: alkylating agent
methotrexate

-trexate
Antineoplastics
Drug Class: folic acid derivatives
Brand: Trexall, Rheumatrex
Use: antimetabolite
5-fluorouracil
Antineoplastics
Brand: Efudex, Carac
Acronym: 5FU
Use: antimetabolite
mercaptopurine
Antineoplastics
Brand: Purinethol
Use: antimetabolite
vincristine
Antineoplastics
Brand: Oncovin, Vincasar
Use: plant alkoloid
paclitaxel
Antineoplastics
Brand: Taxol, Abraxane
Use: plant alkoloid
etoposide
Antineoplastics
Brand: VePesid
Use: plant alkoloid
tamoxifen citrate
Antineoplastics
Brand: Nolvadex
Use: anti-estrogen
nitroglycerin
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Nitro-Dur, Deponit, Minitran, Nitrostat
Use: antianginal agent
nifedipine

-dipine
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
Brand: Procardia, Adalat
Use: antianginal, antihypertensive
verapamil HCl

-pamil
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: Calan, Isoptin nondihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
Brand: Calan
Use: antianginal, antihypertensive
isosorbide mononitrate

-nitrate
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: nitrates
Brand: Imdur
Use: antianginal
bretylium tosylate
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Bretylol
Use: antiarrythmic
lidocaine HCl
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Xylocaine, Anestacon
Use: antiarrythmic
diltiazem HCl
Cardiovascular Agents
Class: nondihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
Brand: Cardizem
Use: antihypertensive
doxazosin mesylate

-azosin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: alpha blockers
Brand: Cardura
Use: antihypertensive
losartan potassium

-sartan
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: angiotensin II receptor antagonists
Brand: Cozaar
Use: antihypertensive
losartan / HCTZ

-sartan & -TZ
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: combination angiotensin II receptor antagonists & thiazides
Brand: Hyzaar
Use: combination antihypertensive
amlodipine besylate

-dipine
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: calcium channel blockers
Brand: Norvasc
Use: antianginal, antihypertensive
felodipine

-dipine
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: calcium channel blockers
Brand: Plendil
Use: antianginal, antihypertensive
metoprolol tartrate

-olol
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: beta blockers
Brand: Lopressor
Use: antihypertensive
furosemide
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Lasix
Use: antihypertensive loop diuretic
benazepril HCl

-pril
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: ACE inhibitors
Brand: Lotensin
Use: antihypertensive
bisoprolol / HCTZ

-olol & -TZ
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: combination beta blocker & thiazide
Brand: Ziac
Use: combination antihypertensive
atenolol

-olol
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: beta blockers
Brand: Tenormin
Use: antihypertensive
terazosin HCl

-azosin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: alpha blockers
Brand: Hytrin
Use: antihypertensive
lisinopril

-pril
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: ACE inhibitors
Brand: Prinivil, Zestril
Use: antihypertensive
hydrochlorothiazide

-thiazide
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: thiazides
Brand: Hydrodiuril, Esidrix
Acronym: HCTZ
Use: diuretic
dobutamine HCl
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Dobutrex
Use: diuretic
lovastatin

-vastatin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: HMG-CoA inhibitors
Brand: Mevacor
Use: antihyperlipidemic
atorvastatin calcium

-vastatin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: HMG-CoA inhibitors
Brand: Lipitor
Use: antihyperlipidemic
simvastatin

-vastatin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: HMG-CoA inhibitors
Brand: Zocor
Use: antihyperlipidemic
fluvastatin sodium

-vastatin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: HMG-CoA inhibitors
Brand: Lescol
Use: antihyperlipidemic
pravastatin sodium

-vastatin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: HMG-CoA inhibitors
Brand: Pravachol
Use: antihyperlipidemic
alteplase

-ase
Cardiovascular Agents
Brand: Activase
Use: thrombolytic
warfarin sodium

-arin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: heparin derivative
Brand: Coumadin
Use: anticoagulant
heparin

-arin
Cardiovascular Agents
Drug Class: heparin derivatives
Brand: N/A
Use: anticoagulant
hydrocortisone

-cort-
Dermatologicals
Drug Class: corticosteroids
Brand: Anusol HC, Aquanil HC, Hytone, Cortisporin
Use: steroidal cream
diphenhydramine HCl
Dermatologicals
Brand: Benadryl
Use: antihistamine
silver sulfadiazine

-sulfa-
Dermatologicals
Brand: Silvadene
Use: topical sulfa antibiotic
doxycycline hyclate

-cycline
Dermatologicals
Brand: Vibramycin, Periostat, Doryx, Atridox
Use: tetracycline group antibiotic
clotrimazole / betamethasone
Dermatologicals
Brand: Lotrisone
Use: topical antifungal / steroid
ofloxacin

-floxacin
Dermatologicals
Brand: Floxin, Ocuflox
Use: broad spectrum antibiotic
potassium chloride
Electrolytic Agents
Brand: Klor-Con, K-Tabs
Acronym: KCl
Use: potassium replacement
sodium chloride
Electrolytic Agents
Brand: N/A
Acronym: NaCl
Use: salt replacement
calcium chloride
Electrolytic Agents
Brand: N/A
Acronym: CaCl
Use: mineral replacement
pancrelipase

-ase
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: enzymes
Brand: Pancrease
Use: pancreatic enzyme
lopermide Hcl
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Imodium
Use: antidiarrheal
diphenoxylate / atropine
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Lomotil
Use: antidiarrheal
trimethobenzamide Hcl
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Tigan
Use: antiemetic
prochlorperazine maleate
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Compazine
Use: antiemetic
cimetidine

-tidine
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: H2 antihistamines
Brand: Tagamet
Use: antacid, antiulcer
famotidine

-tidine
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: H2 antihistamines
Brand: Pepcid
Use: antacid, antiulcer
lansoprazole

-prazole
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: proton pump inhibitors
Brand: Prevacid
Use: antacid, antiulcer
nizatidine

-tidine
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: H2 antihistamines
Brand: Axid
Use: antacid, antiulcer
ranatidine HCl

-tidine
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: H2 antihistamines
Brand: Zantac
Use: antacid, antiulcer
omeprazole

-prazole
Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Class: proton pump inhibitors
Brand: Prilosec
Use: antacid, antiulcer
lactulose
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Cephulac, Duphalec
Use: laxative
docusate sodium
Gastrointestinal Agents
Brand: Colace
Acronym: DSS
Use: stool softener
desmopressin acetate
Hematological Agents
Brand: Stimate, DDAVP
Use: coagulation enhancer
phytonadione
Hematological Agents
Brand: Mephyton
Use: coagulation enhancer
cyancobalmin
Hematological Agents
Brand: Nascobal
Use: hematopoetic
aminocaproic acid
Hematological Agents
Brand: Amicar
Use: hemostatic agent
fludrocortisone

-cort-
Hormones & Modifiers
Drug Class: corticosteroids
Brand: Florinef
Use: adrenal agent
epinephrine
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Epipen, Adrenalin
Use: adrenal agent
glyburide
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Micronase, Diabeta
Use: oral hyperglycemic
glucagon
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Glucagon, Glucagen
Use: antihypoglycemic
insulin
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Humulin, Novolin
Use: antihyperglycemic
glipizide
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Glucotrol
Use: oral antihyperglycemic
metformin Hcl
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Glucophage
Use: oral antihyperglycemic
glimepride
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Amaryl
Use: oral antihyperglycemic
methimazole
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Tapazole
Use: antihyperthyroid agent
levothyroxine sodium

-thyro-
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Synthroid, Levoxyl
Use: antihypothyroid agent
calcitonin-salmon
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Miacalcin, Fortical
Use: synthetic calcitonin
norethindrone / ethinyl estradiol
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Ortho-Novum, Brevicon
Use: oral contraceptive
norethindrone / mestranol
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Norinyl 1+50, Ortho-Novum 1/50
Use: oral contraceptive
fluoxymesterone
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Halotestin
Use: androgen
sildenafil citrate

-denafil
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Viagra
Use: erectile dysfunction
oxytocin
Hormones & Modifiers
Drug Class: oxytocin derivatives
Brand: Pitocin
Use: uterine contraction stimulant
clomiphene citrate
Hormones & Modifiers
Brand: Clomid
Use: fertility
diptheria antitoxin
Immunobiologic Agents
Brand: Daptacel, Infanrix
Use: diptheria
immune globulin
Immunobiologic Agents
Brand: Gamimune, Gammagard, Octagam, Sandoglobulin
Use: Hepatitis A, Rubeola, Varicella
hepatitis B immune globulin
Immunobiologic Agents
Brand: Recombivax HB, Engerix-B
Use: Hepatitis B
rabies immune globulin
Immunobiologic Agents
Brand: Imogam Rabies
Use: Rabies
tetanus immune globulin
Immunobiologic Agents
Brand: Baytet, Hyper-Tet
Use: tetanus immunization
gold sodium thiomalate
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Myochrysine
Use: rheumatoid arthritis
colchicine
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Colchicine
Use: anti-gout
allopurinol
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Zyloprim, Aloprim
Use: anti-gout
carisoprodol
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Soma
Use: muscle relaxant
cyclobenzaprine HCl
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Flexeril
Use: muscle relaxant
diazepam

-azepam
Musculoskeletal Agents
Brand: Valium
Use: antispasmodic, antianxiety
carbidopa / levodopa

-dopa
Neurological Agents
Brand: Sinemet
Use: anti-Parkinson's
benztropine mesylate
Neurological Agents
Brand: Cogentin
Use: Anti-tremor
tacrine HCl
Neurological Agents
Brand: Cognex
Use: anti-Alzheimer's
gabapentin
Neurological Agents
Brand: Neurontin
Use: antiepileptic
phenytoin sodium
Neurological Agents
Brand: Dilantin
Use: antiepileptic
phenobarbital

-barb-
Neurological Agents
Drug Class: barbiturates
Brand: N/A
Use: antiepileptic
ergotamine / caffeine

erg-
Neurological Agents
Drug Class: ergot alkaloid derivatives
Brand: Cafergot
Use: antimigraine
sumatriptan succinate

-triptan
Neurological Agents
Brand: Imitrex
Use: antimigraine
physostigmine sulfate
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Antilirium
Use: anti-glaucoma
betaxolol Hcl

-olol
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Betoptic, Kerlone
Use: anti-glaucoma
timolol maleate

-olol
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Betimol, Istalol, Timoptic
Use: anti-glaucoma
dipivefrin Hcl
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Propine
Use: anti-glaucoma
gentamicin sulfate
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Garamycin, Genoptic
Use: antibiotic
dexamethasone / tobramycin

-sone & -mycin
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Tobradex
Use: combination antibiotic / steroid
prednisolone acetate
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: PredForte, Orapred, Pediapred
Use: steroid
ketoralac tromethamine
Ophthalmic Agents
Brand: Toradol
Use: NSAID
carbamazepine
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Tegretol
Use: mood stabilizer, anticonvulsant
divalproex sodium
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Depakote
Use: antidepressant, antianxiety, anticonvulsant
diazepam

-azepam
Psychotropic Agents
Drug Class: benzodiazepines
Brand: Valium
Use: antianxiety
lorazepam

-azepam
Psychotropic Agents
Drug Class: benzodiazepines
Brand: Ativan
Use: antianxiety, sedative
alprazolam

-azolam
Psychotropic Agents
Drug Class: benzodiazepines
Brand: Xanax
Use: antianxiety
buspirone HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Buspar
Use: antianxiety
paroxetine HCl

-oxetine
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Paxil
Use: antidepressant SSRI
sertraline HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Zoloft
Use: antidepressant SSRI
fluoxetine HCl

-oxetine
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Prozac
Use: antidepressant SSRI
amitriptyline HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Drug Class: tricyclics
Brand: Elavil
Use: antidepressant, sedative, pain relief
trazodone HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Desyrel
Use: antidepressant
bupropion HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Wellbutrin
Use: antidepressant
olanzapine
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Zyprexa
Use: antipsychotic
chlorpromazine HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Thorazine
Use: antipsychotic
trifluoperazine HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Stelazine
Use: antipsychotic
haloperidol
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Haldol
Use: antipsychotic
risperidone
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Risperdal
Use: antipsychotic
zolpidem tartrate
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Ambien
Use: hypnotic
disulfiram
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Antabuse
Use: alcohol aversion agent
naltrexone HCl
Psychotropic Agents
Brand: Revia
Use: alcohol and narcotic addiction therapy
fexofenadine HCl
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Allegra
Use: antihistamine
loratadine
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Claritin
Use: long acting antihistamine
cetirizine HCl
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Zyrtec
Use: antihistamine
pseudoephedrine HCl
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Sudafed
Use: decongestant
phenylephrine HCl
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Neo-Synephrine
Use: decongestant
codeine / guaifenesin
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Brontex
Use: antitussive
benzonatate
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Tessalon
Use: antitussive
dextromethorphan
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Delsym, Benylin
Acronym: DM
Use: antitussive
acetylcysteine
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Mucomyst
Use: mucolytic
guaifenesin
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Robitussin
Use: expectorant
metaproterenol sulfate
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Alupent, Metaprel
Use: bronchodilator
ipratropium bromide
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Atrovent
Use: bronchodilator
albuterol sulfate

-terol
Respiratory Agents
Drug Class: beta agonists
Brand: AccuNeb, Proventil, Ventolin, Volmax
Use: bronchodilator
salmeterol xinofoate

-terol
Respiratory Agents
Drug Class: beta agonists
Brand: Serevent
Use: bronchodilator
theophylline
Respiratory Agents
Brand: Aerolate, Slo-Bid, Quibron-T
Use: bronchodilator
triamcinolone acetonide

-olone
Respiratory Agents
Drug Class: steroids
Brand: Nasacort, Tri-Nasal, Azmacort, Kenalog
Use: anti-inflammatory
beclomethasone dipropionate

-asone
Respiratory Agents
Drug Class: steroids
Brand: Beconase, Qvar, Vanceril, Vancenase
Use: anti-inflammatory
fluticasone propionate

-asone
Respiratory Agents
Drug Class: steroids
Brand: Flonase, Flovent
Use: anti-inflammatory