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1

Name a dopamine receptor antagonist

prochlorperazine

2

MoA of prochloperazine

blocking dopamine receptors

3

MoA of calcium fluoride/ sodium fluoride

fluoride ions inhibit rapid progression of bone growth

4

Name a decongestant

Pseudoephedrine

5

MoA of Pseudoephedrine

Its principal mechanism of action relies on its direct action on the adrenergic receptor system. The vasoconstriction that pseudoephedrine produces is believed to be principally an α-adrenergic receptor response.

6

Name an anti-histamine

Cetirizine

7

MoA of Cetirizine

It acts as a selective antagonist of the histamine H1 receptor

8

Side effects of Gentamicin

Ototoxicity