Drug Names and Uses Flashcards Preview

RHDS Credentialing > Drug Names and Uses > Flashcards

Flashcards in Drug Names and Uses Deck (51):
1

Lipitor

atorvastatin

cholesterol-lowering

2

Benadryl

diphenhydramine

antihistamine

3

Lasix

furosemide

diuretic

4

Diflucan

fluconazole

antifungal

5

Neurontin

gabapentin

anticonvulsant

6

Humalog

insulin lispro

antidiabetic

7

Xylocaine

lidocaine

local anesthetic

8

Medrol

methylprednisolone

steroid

9

Prilosec

omeprazole

antiulcer

10

Risperdal

risperidone

major tranquilizer

11

Coumadin

warfarin

anticoagulant

12

Tenormin

atenolol

beta-blocker

13

Cipro

ciprofloxacin

antibiotic

14

Fosamax

alendronate

antiosteoporosis, bisphosphonate

15

Norvasc

amlodipine

calcium antagonist

16

Abilify

aripiprazole

tranquilizer

17

Tegretol

carbamazepine

sedative

18

Questran

cholestyramine

cholesterol-binding

19

Oxycontin, Roxicodone

oxycodone

analgesic, narcotic

20

Altace

ramipril

ACE inhibitor

21

Chlor-Trimeton

chlorpheniramine maleate

antihistamine

22

Spectazole

econazole

antifungal

23

Pepcid

famotidine

antiulcer

24

Glucotrol-XL

glipizide

antidiabetic

25

Dilaudid

hydromorphone

analgesic, narcotic

26

Lopressor

metoprolol

beta-blocker

27

Versed

midazolam

sedative, hypnotic

28

Aldactone

spironolactone

diuretic

29

Serevent

salmeterol

bronchodilator

30

Azmacort

triamcinolone

steroid inhaler

31

Depakote

valproic acid

anticonvulsant

32

Cozaar

losartan

angiotensin II receptor antagonist

33

Thyrolar

liotrix

thyroid hormone

34

Actos

pioglitazone

antidiabetic

35

Sitavig, Zovirax

acyclovir

antiviral

36

Topamax

topiramate

anticonvulsant, migraines

37

Boniva

ibandronate

osteoporosis

38

Colcrys, Mitigare

colchicine

gout

39

Juvederm

hyaluronic acid

facial wrinkles

40

Efudex

fluorouracil

actinic/solar keratoses

41

Lamisil

terbinafine

antifungal

42

Kenalog

triamcinolone

corticosteroid

43

Mobic

meloxicam

NSAID

44

Xanax

alprazolam

benzodiazepine

45

Lipitor

atorvastatin

statin

46

Voltaren

diclofenac

NSAID

47

Cymbalta

duloxetine

SSNRI

48

Lexapro

escitalopram

SSRI

49

Norco

(Lortab, Vicodin)

acetaminophen and hydrocodone

opioid

50

Ambien

zolpidem

hypnotic

51

tramadol

Ultram

narcotic, pain