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Peroxicam
(Feldene)
Antirheumatic
NSAID

Treats inflammatory disorders, RA and OA
Ketorolac
(Torodol)
NSAID, antipyretic

Pain relief for post-op orthopedic patients
Bupivicaine
(Marcaine)
local/regional anesthetic

Acts as anesthesia or post-op relief;
A pump may be used for abdominal surgeries
Glucosamine
Alternative treatment for OA
Infliximab
(Remicaide)
Antirheumatic. DMARD (disease modifying antirheumatic drug)

Treats inflammation of major autoimmune disorders (Crohn's, RA); GI anti-inflammatory
Etanercept
(Enbrel)
anti-rheumatic DMARD (Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug), anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor agent

Treats RA
Ibuprofen
(Advil, Motrin, etc.)
anti-rheumatic, NSAID, non-opioid analgesic
bethanechol
(Duvoid, Urabeth)

Hint: DO VOID
parasympatomietic, cholinergic agent,

stimulates smooth-muscle contraction, increased tone/ contraction in the GI tract following general anesthesia. Treats urinary retention.
finasteride
(Propecia, Proscar)
inhibits the enzyme 5-alpha-reductase , antiandrogen

promotes shrinkage of enlarged prostates, helps restore urinary function, promotes hair regrowth.
oxybutynin
(Ditropan, Ditropan XL, Oxytrol)
urinary tract antispasmodic

Spasmolytic action on smooth muscle, including smooth muscle lining the GU tract
tamsulosin
(Flomax)
decreases contractions in smooth muscle of the prostatic capsule by preferentially binding to alpha-adrenergic receptors

decreases symptoms of prostatic hyperplasia (urinary urgency, hesitancy, nocturia
tolterodine
(Detrol, Detrol LA)
urinary tract antispasmodic,
anticholinergics

Decreases urinary frequency, urgency, and urge incontinence.
raloxifene
(Evista)
selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM)

Increases bone mass/density, decreases resorption by action on estrogen receptors

Used for osteoporosis in post-menopausal women
calcitonin
(Miacalcin)
Supplemental hormone used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease
bisphosphonates
(Actonel and Fosamax)
Used to treat osteoporisis and Paget's disease by slowing bone resorption
sulfinpyrazone
(Anturane)
antigout agent

Prevention of acute gouty attacks
colchicine
antigout agent

A natural product derived from crocuses
Reduces gouty arthritis inflammation,
allopurinol
(Apo-purinol Lopurin, Alloprim, Zyloprim)
antigout agent, antiperuricemics

Lowers serum uric acid levels
probenecid
(Benemid, Benuryl, Probalan)
antigout agent, prevention of acute gouty arthritis attacks
diphenhydromine hydrochloride
(Benadryl)
allergy, cold, and couch remedy, anthistamines, antitussives

Anticholinergic, blocks histamine at H1 receptor sites
dolasetron
(Anzemet)
antiemetic

5HT3 antagonist,
Most often used post-op and in chemotherapy
prochlorperazine
(Compezine)
antiemetic, antipsychotic

Blocks dopamine at receptors in the medulla; anticholinergic
Commonly used with antineoplastic therapy