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-afil

Phosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitor
avanafil; sildenafil; tadalafil; vardenafil

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-asone


corticosteroid
betamethasone; dexamethasone; diflorasone; fluticasone; mometasone

3

-bicin

antineoplastic; cytotoxic agent
doxorubicin; epirubicin; idarubicin; valrubicin

4

-bital

barbiturate (sedative)
butabarbital; butalbital; phenobarbital; secobarbital

5

-caine

local anesthetic
bupivacaine; lidocaine; mepivacaine; prilocaine; proparacaine

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- cillin

penicillin antibiotic
amoxicillin; ampicillin; dicloxacillin; nafcillin; oxacillin

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cort (root)

Corticosteroid
clocortolone; fludrocortisone; hydrocortisone

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-cycline

tetracycline antibiotic
demeclocycline; doxycycline; minocycline; tetracycline

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-azine

FGA
trifluoperazine, fluphenazine, chlorpromazine, thioridazine (Haloperidol also FGA)