Haney Medical Admin Asst Medical Terminology Pharmacology Ch 22 True/False
Are all drugs illegal
Study of how drugs affect the body
Substances able to cancel out unwanted effects
Same name as the official name of a drug
Aspirin is what type of drug?
Drug that neutralizes stomach acid
Agents that relieve anxiety
Antibiotics and antibacterial
Destroys or inhibits the growth of harmful microorganisms
Used to destroy malignant cells
Prevent certain nerve impulses and muscular reactions
Increases the excretion of urine
Loosen the stool and promotes normal bowel elimination
Used to control epileptic seizures
A type of hypnotic
Administration of a drug (pills or liquids) by swallowing through the mouth
Term for medicine administered inside the cheek
Small receptacle for holding liquid or pill medications
Are some medications injected directly into the heart muscle?
Parenteral administration is done how?
Tablet with a gelatin covering encasing a powder or liquid
Antibiotics and antibacterial agents inhibit the growth of what?
Administration by injection of a drug
Medicine administered buccally is done through the what?
Oral administration of a drug is done through the what?
Antineoplastic agents are used to destroy what types of cells
Antidotes are substances that are able to cancel out what kind of effects