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Benzodiazepines used to decrease anxiety, produce sedation and induce amnesia

Midazolam (Versed, Valium, Ativan)
Diazepam
Lorazepam

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Opioid Analgesics that decrease anxiety and allows for decreased anesthetics.

Morphine
Fentanyl Citrate

2

H2 Receptor Antagonists that reduce gastric acid volume and concentration.

Famotidine (Pepcid)
Ranitidine (Zantac)

3

Antiemetics that enhance gastric emptying, tranquilizer and prevent postoperative N/V

Metoclopramide (Reglan)
Droperidol (Inapsine)
Ondansetron HCl (Zofran)

4

Anticholinergics that reduce oral respiratory secretions (decrease risk aspiration), decrease vomiting and larygospasms.

Atropine Sulfate
Glycopyrrolate (Robinul)

5

Antibiotics for perioperative prophylaxis or bactericidal properties.

Cefazolin sodium (Ancef)
Cefotaxime sodium (Claforan)
Ceftriaxone (Rocephin)

6

Adrenocortical Steroid that reduces inflammation.

Methlyprednisolone (Depo-Medrol, Solu-Medrol)

7

NSAID that reduces intensity of pain and inflammation.

Ketorolac (Toradol)

8

Anticoagulants to prevent new clot formation.

Enoxaparin sodium (Lovenox)
Heparin sodium (Heparin)
Warfarin sodium (Coumadin)