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Flashcards in Drug Suffixes (DIT) Deck (37):
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-afil

PDE inhibitors

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-azepam

Benzodiazepine (Lorazepam, Diazepam)

3

-azine

Phenothiazine (chlorpromazine, thioridazine, promethazine)

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-azolam

Benzodiazepine (Alprazolam, midazolam, triazolam

5

-barbital

Barbiturate (phenobarbital, secobarbital)

6

-bendazole

Benzimidazoles (mebendazole, albendazole)

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-caine

Local anesthetics (lidocaine, tetracaine)

8

-chol

Muscarinic agonist (Bethanechol, carbachol)

9

-cillin

Penicillin (amoxicillin, methicillin)

10

-conazole

Imidazole (antifungal; fluconazole, ketoconazole)

11

-curium

Non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocker (Atracurium, mivacurium)

12

-curonium

Non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocker (Vecuronium, rocuronium)

13

-cycline

Protein synthesis inhibitor (tetracycline, doxycycline)

14

-dipine

Dihydropyridine calcium channel-blocker (nifedipine, amlodipine)

15

-dronate

Bisphosphonate (alendronate, risendronate)

16

-etine

SSRI (Fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline)

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-flurane

Inhaled anesthetics (isoflurane, sevoflurane)

18

-gliptin

DDP-IV inhibitor (Sitagliptin, saxagliptin)

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-glitazone

Thiazolidinedione (Pioglitazone, rosiglitazone)

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-ipramine

TCA (Clomipramine, imipramine)

21

-mab

Monoclonal antibody

22

-mustine

Nitrosourea nitrogen mustard (carmustine, Lomustine)

23

-navir

Protease inhibitor (ritonavir, saquinavir)

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-olol

Beta blocker (atenolol, metoprolol)

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-operidol

Neuroleptic (haloperidol, droperidol)

26

-philline

Methylxanthine (theophylline, aminophylline)

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-pril

ACE inhibitor

28

-prost

Prostaglandin analogue (Latanoprost, travoprost)

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-sartan

Angiotensin receptor blocker (Losartan, valsartan)

30

-statin

HMG CoA reductase inhibitor (Atorvastatin, simvastatin)

31

-stigmine

Anticholinesterase (Physostigmine, neostigmine, rivastigmine)

32

-terol

Beta 2 agonist (Salmeterol, albuterol)

33

-tidine

H2 blocker (Cimetidine, ranitidine)

34

-triptan

5-HT1b/1d agonist (Sumatriptan, rizatriptan)

35

-triptyline

TCA (Amitripytiline, nortriptyline)

36

-tropin

Pituitary hormone (somatotropin, thyrotropin)

37

-zosin

Alpha 1 antagonist (Prazosin, doxazosin)