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Drug Name Ending, Antimicrobial, -azole

Antifungal (e.g., Ketoconazole) Ergosterol synthesis inhibitor

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-cillin

Penicillin (e.g., Methicillin) Peptidoglycan synthesis inhibitor

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-cycline

Antibiotic, protein synthesis inhibitor (e.g., Tetracycline)

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-navir

Protease inhibitor (e.g., Ritonavir)

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-bendazole

antiparasitic / antihelmintic (Mebendazole)

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-ivir

Neuraminidase inhibitor (Oseltamivir)

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-ovir

DNA polymerase inhibitor (Acyclovir)

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-thromycin

Macrolide antibiotic (Azithromycin)

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CNS -triptan

5-HT 1B/1D agonists (migraine) (e.g., Sumatriptan)

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-ane

Inhalational general anesthetic (e.g., Halothane)

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-caine

Local anesthetic (e.g., Lidocaine)

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-operidol

Butyrophenone (neuroleptic) (e.g., Haloperidol)

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-azine

typical antipsychotic (Phenothiazine (neuroleptic, antiemetic) (e.g., Chlorpromazine)

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-barbital

Barbiturate (e.g., Phenobarbital)

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-zolam

Benzodiazepine (e.g., Alprazolam)

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-zepam

Benzodiazepine (e.g., Diazepam)

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-etine

SSRI (e.g., Fluoxetine)

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-ipramine

TCA (e.g., Imipramine)

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-triptyline

TCA (e.g., Amitriptyline)

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Autonomic -olol

β antagonist (e.g., Propranolol)

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-terol

β2 agonist (e.g., Albuterol)

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-zosin

α1 antagonist (e.g., Prazosin)

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-chol

cholinergic agonist (bethanechol)

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-curium or -curonium

non-depolarizing paralytic (atracurium or vecuronium)

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-stigmine

AChE inhibitor (Neostigmine)

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-oxin

Cardiac glycoside (inotropic agent) (e.g., Digoxin)

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-pril

ACE inhibitor (e.g., Captopril)

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-afil

PDE-5 inhibitor , Erectile dysfunction (e.g., Sildenafil)

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-dipine

Dihydropyridine CCB (Amlodipine)

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-sartan

Angiotensin II receptor blocker (losartan)