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1

What class of drug is omeprazole?

PPI

2

What class of drug is hyoscine?

Antispasmodic (antimuscarinic).
Also dries respiratory secretions

3

What class of drug is mebeverine?

"other antispasmodic"

4

What class of drug is atropine?

antispasmodic (antimuscarinic)

5

What class of drug is alverine?

"other antispasmodic"

6

What class of drug is cimetidine?

H2 receptor antagonist

7

What class of drug is famotidine?

H2 receptor antagonist

8

What class of drug is ranitidine?

H2 receptor antagonist

9

What class of drug is sucralfate?

chelate (aluminium hydroxide + sulfated sucrose)

10

What class of drug is misoprostol?

prostaglandin analogue

11

What class of drug is loperamide?

antimotility/antidiarrhoeal

12

What class of drug is balsalazide?

aminosalicylate

13

What class of drug is mesalazine?

aminosalicylate

14

What class of drug is olsalazine?

aminosalicylate

15

What class of drug is sulfasalazine?

aminosalicylate

16

What class of drug is beclometasone diproprionate?

corticosteroid

17

What class of drug is budesonide?

corticosteroid

18

What class of drug is hydrocortisone?

corticosteroid

19

What class of drug is prednisolone?

corticosteroid

20

What class of drug is azathioprine?

immune modulator

21

What class of drug is ciclosporin?

immune modulator

22

What class of drug is mercaptopurine?

immune modulator

23

What class of drug is methotrexate?

immune modulator

24

What class of drug is adalimumab?

cytokine modulator

25

What class of drug is inflximab?

cytokine modulator

26

What class of drug is sodium cromoglicate?

mast cell stabiliser

27

What class of drug is ispaghula husk?

bulk forming laxative

28

What class of drug is methylcellulose?

bulk forming laxative

29

What class of drug is sterculia?

bulk forming laxative

30

What class of drug is bisacodyl?

stimulant laxative