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Flashcards in Pharm Drug Naming Deck (36):
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-azole

Ergosterol synthesis inhibitor (Ketoconazole)

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-bendazole

Antiparasitic/antihelminthic (Mebendazole)

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-cillin

Peptidoglycan synthesis inhibitor (Ampicillin)

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-cycline

Protein synthesis inhibitor (Tetracycline)

5

-ivir

Neuraminidase inhibitor (Oseltamivir)

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-navir

Protease inhibitor (Ritonavir)

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-ovir

DNA polymerase inhibitor (Acyclovir)

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-thromycin

Macrolide antibiotic (Azithromycin)

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-ane

Inhalational general anesthetic (Halothane)

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-azine

Typical antipsychotic (Thioridazine)

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-barbital

Barbiturate (Phenobarbital)

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-caine

Local anesthetic (Esters: one I [Procaine]; Amides: two I's [Lidocaine])

13

-etine

SSRI (Fluoxetine)

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-ipramine / -tryptiine

TCA (Imipramine / Amitryptiline)

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-triptan

5-HT1B/1D agonists (Sumatriptan)

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-zepam / -zolam

Benzodiazepines (Diazepam / alprazolam)

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-chol

Cholinergic AGonist (Bethanechol)

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-curium / -curonium

Nondepolarizing paralytic (Atracurium / Vecuronium)

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-olol

β-blocker (Propanolol)

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-stigmine

AChE inhibitor (Neostigmine)

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-terol

β2-AGonist (Albuterol)

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-zosin

α1-blocker (Prazosin)

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-afil

PDE-5 inhibitor (Sildenafil)

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-dipine

Dihydropyridine Ca2+ channel blocker (Amlodipine)

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-pril

ACE inhibitor (Captopril)

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-sartan

Angiotensin-II receptor blocker (Losartan)

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-statin

HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (Atorvastatin)

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-xaban

Direct factor Xa inhibitors (Apixaban, Edoxaban, Rivaroxaban)

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-dronate

Bisphosphonate (Alendronate)

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-glitazone

PPAR-γ activator (Rosglitazone)

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-prazole

Proton pump inhibitor (Omeprazole)

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-prost

Prostaglandin analog (Latanoprost)

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-tidine

H2-blocker (Cimetidine)

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-tropin

Pituitary hormone (Somatotropin)

35

-ximab

Chimeric monoclonal Ab (Basiliximab)

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-zumab

Humanized monoclonal Ab (Daclizumab)