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Opiate Agonist (pain)

  • Hyrodrocodone/acetaminophen, Vicodin, Lorcet
  • Oxycodone/ acetaminophen, Percocet, Tylox
  • Oxycodone, OxyContin

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Hormone (thyroid) (hypothyroidism)

  • Levothyroxine, Synthroid, Levothroid

3

Beta 1 Blocker (hypertension)

  • Metoprolol, Lopressor, Toprol
  • atenolol,  Tenormin

4

ACE inhibitor (hypertension)

  • Lisinopril,  Prinivil, Zestril
  • Enalapril, Vasotec
  • Ramipril, Altace

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HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (hypercholesterolemia)

  • Atorvastatin, Lipitor
  • Simvastatin, Zocor
  • Lovastain, Mevacor
  • Rosuvastatin, Crestor
  • Pravastatin, Pravachol

6

Penicillins (infection)

  • Amoxicillin, Amoxil, Trimox
  • Amoxicillin/ Clavulanate, Augmentin

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Thiazide Diurectic (hypertension)

  • Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ), Microzide, Esidrix

8

Macrolide (infection)

  • Azithromycin, Zithromax

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Biguanide (type 2 diabetes)

  • Metformin, Glucophage

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Benzodiazepine (anxiety)

  • Alprazolam, Xanax
  • Lorazepam, Ativan
  • Clonazepam, Klonopin
  • Diazepam, Valium

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Loop Diuretic (hypertension)

  • Furosemide, Lasix

12

Non-Benzodiazepine (isomnia)

  • Zolpidem, Ambien

13

Potassium Electrolyte (hypokalemia)

  • Potassium Chloride, K-Dur, Klor-Con, Micro-K

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SSRI (depression)

  • Escitalopram, Lexapro
  • Sertaline, Zoloft
  • Fluoxetine, Prozac, Serafem
  • Citalpram, Celexa
  • Paroxetine, Paxil

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Proton Pump Inhibitor (GERD)

  • Esomeprazole, Nexium
  • Omeprazole, Prilosec
  • Lansoprazole, Prevacid
  • Pantoprazole, Prontonix

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Anticoagulant (blood clots)

  • Warfarin, Coumadin

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NSAID (inflammation)

  • Ibuprofen, Motrin, Advil
  • Naproxen, Aleve, Naprosyn, Anaprox
  • Meloxicam, Mobic

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Platelet inhibitor (clot prevention)

  • Clopidogel, Plavix

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Calcium Channel Blocker (hypertension)

  • A Mlodipine, Norvasc
  • Diltiazem, Carizem, Dilacor
  • Verapamil, Calan, Covera, Velelan

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Corticosteroid

  • Prednisone, Deltasone (inflammation {adrenal} insufficiency)
  • Fluticasone, Flovent, Flonase Inhaler, (asthma)
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