Pharmacology suffixes Flashcards Preview

USMLE Step 1 > Pharmacology suffixes > Flashcards

Flashcards in Pharmacology suffixes Deck (33)
1

-azole

Antifungal

2

-navir

Protease inhibitor

3

-triptan

5-HT 1b/1d agonists, migraine tx

4

-ane

General anesthetic

5

-operidol

Buterophenone (neuroleptic)

6

-zolam

Benzo

7

-etine

SSRI

8

-ipramine

TCA

9

-triptyline

TCA

10

-olol

b-antagonist

11

-terol

b2-agonist

12

-zosin

a1-antagonist

13

-oxin

Catdiac glycoside

14

-pril

ACEi

15

-afil

PDE5 inhibitor, rx for erectile dysfx / pulmonary hypertension

16

-tropin

Pituitary hormone

17

-tidine

H2 antagonist

18

-bendazole

Benzimidazole (anti-worm)

19

-chol

Muscarinic agonist

20

-curium

Non-depolarizing NM blockade

21

-curonium

Non-depolarizing NM blockade

22

-dipine

DHP calcium channel blocker (vascular smooth muscle)

23

-dronate

Bisphosphonate (osteoporosis)

24

-glitazone

Thazolidinedione (increases insulin sensitivity)

25

-mustine

Nitrosylurea (CA drugs, cross BBB)

26

-phylline

Methylxanthine

27

-prost

Prostaglandin (ex glaucoma)

28

-sartan

ATII receptor antagonist

29

-statin

HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor

30

-stigmine

Anti-cholinesterase drugs

31

-osin

a1 blockers

32

CYP-450 inducers:

Kenytoin Rides Shotgun in Barbie's Girl Car:
Phenytoin
Rifampin
St John's wort
Barbiturates
Griseofulvin
Carbamazepine

33

CYP-540 inhibitors:

CRACK AMIGOS:
Cimetidine
Ritonavir
Amiodarone
Ciprofloxacin
Ketoconazole

Acute EtOH
Macrolides
Isoniazid
Grapefruit juice
Omeprazole
Sulfonamides