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Antimicrobial

-azole, -cillin, -cycline, -navir

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-azole

Antifungal
Ex: Ketoconazole

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-cillin

Penicillin
Ex: Methicillin

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-cycline

Antibiotic, protein synthesis inhibitor
Ex: Tetracycline

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-navir

Antibiotic, protease inhibitor
Ex: Saqyubavir

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CNS

-triptan, -ane, -caine, -operidol, -azine, -barbital, -zolam, -azepam, -etine, -ipramine, -trptyline

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-triptan

5-HT 1B/1D agonists (for migranes)
Ex: Sumatriptan

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-ane

Inhalational general anesthetic
Ex: Halothane

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-caine

Local anesthetic
Ex: Lidocaine

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-operidol

Butyrophenone (neuroleptic)
Ex: Haloperidol

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-azine

Phenothiazine (neuroleptic, antiemetic)
Ex: Chlorpromazine, compazine

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-barbital

Barbituate
Ex: Phenobarbital

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-zolam

Benzodiazepine
Ex: Alprazolam

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-azepam

Benzodiazepine
Ex: Diazepam

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-etine

SSRI
Ex: Fluoxetine

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-ipramine

TCA
Ex: Imipramine

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-triptyline

TCA
Ex: Amitriptyline

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Autonomic

-olol, -terol, -zosin,

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-olol

B-antagonist
Ex: Propranolol

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-terol

B2-agonist
Ex: Albuterol

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-zosin

Alpha1-antagonist
Ex: Prazosin

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Cardio

-oxin, -pril, -afil

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-oxin

Cardiac glycoside (inotropic agent)
Ex: Digoxin

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-pril

ACE inhibitor
Ex: Captopril

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-afil

Erectile Dysfunction
Ex: Sildenafil

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-tropin

Pituitary hormone
Ex: Somatotropin

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-tidine

H2 antagonist
Ex: Cimetidine