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Medication Categories - Medical Terminology
analgesics
antiemetics
antihistamines
respiratory
to relieve pain
to relieve nausea
to relieve the effects of histamines, allergies
to treat respiratory disorders
analgesics
to relieve pain
antiemetics
to relieve nausea
Medical Terminology-Drug Categories
One category drugs specific to body sy…
Muscle relaxant
Analgesic drug
Corticosteroid drug
Muscle relaxant
work throught CNS reduce spasms and pain
reduce pain spasms, strains, a ganglion, torn muscle or tendo…
Anti-inflammatory drug given to suppress the immune response…
One category drugs specific to body sy…
Muscle relaxant
Muscle relaxant
work throught CNS reduce spasms and pain
85 terms
Medical Terminology Suffix Categories
-centesis
-clasis
-clasia
-desis
Surgical
Surgical
Surgical
Surgical
-centesis
Surgical
-clasis
Surgical
34 terms
Medical Terminology Prefix Category
epi-
hypo-
infra-
sub-
Position
Position
Position
Position
epi-
Position
hypo-
Position
169 terms
Medical Terminology BYUI (with categories)
-centesis
-clasis, -clasia
-desis
-lysis
puncture to withdraw fluid- surgical
surgically breaking bone- surgical
fuse or stabilize- surgical
destruction- surgical
-centesis
puncture to withdraw fluid- surgical
-clasis, -clasia
surgically breaking bone- surgical
55 terms
Medical Terminology Categories Prefixes and Suffixes
3 categories of suffixes
3 Main groups with prefixes
Surgical
-centesis
1)Surgical... 2) Diagnostic/ Pathological... 3) Adjective/noun/dimi…
1) Position... 2) Number/ Measurement... 3) Direction
suffixes that tell us about surgery and procedures completed…
-Puncture to withdraw fluid... -EX. Amniocentesis... -SURGICAL
3 categories of suffixes
1)Surgical... 2) Diagnostic/ Pathological... 3) Adjective/noun/dimi…
3 Main groups with prefixes
1) Position... 2) Number/ Measurement... 3) Direction
12 terms
Medical Terminology Chap 7 Drug Categories
anesthetic drugs
antibiotic drugs
antifungal drugs
antipruritic drugs
Provide temporary numbness of the skin to treat injuries and…
Treat bacterial infections of the skin or acne vulgaris. They…
Treat ringworm (tinea) when applied topically. Treat fungal i…
Decrease itching. They are applied topically or given orally.…
anesthetic drugs
Provide temporary numbness of the skin to treat injuries and…
antibiotic drugs
Treat bacterial infections of the skin or acne vulgaris. They…
14 terms
Category III-IV Medical Terminology
muscle
cartilage
fascia
tendons
tissue that contracts and relaxes to make movement
gristle-like padding that lies on or between bones
membrane that covers and supports muscle
connective tissue that connects muscle to bone
muscle
tissue that contracts and relaxes to make movement
cartilage
gristle-like padding that lies on or between bones
9 terms
Medical Terminology ch 3 - Drug Categories
antacid drugs
antibiotic drugs
antidiarrheal drugs
antiemetic drugs
treat heartburn by neutralizing acid in the stomach... e.g. Maal…
treat gastrointestinal infections cause by bacteria, includin…
treat diarrhea; slow peristalsis and this increases water abs…
treat nausea and vomiting and motion sickness... e.g. dimenhydri…
antacid drugs
treat heartburn by neutralizing acid in the stomach... e.g. Maal…
antibiotic drugs
treat gastrointestinal infections cause by bacteria, includin…
10 terms
Ch. 2 Medical Terminology Disease Categories
Nutritional
Hereditary
Idiopathic
Degenerative
Disease caused by insufficient food or ability to utilize food
Disease caused by a gene passed to a child from a parent
Disease or disorder having no known cause
Destruction of cells caused by disease or aging
Nutritional
Disease caused by insufficient food or ability to utilize food
Hereditary
Disease caused by a gene passed to a child from a parent
10 terms
Medical Terminology Disease Categories/Mrs. Kinard
Congenital
Degenerative
Environmental
Hereditary
caused by abnormality as the fetus develops or one that occur…
caused by progressive destruction of cells due to disease or…
caused by exposure to external substances
caused by an inherited or spontaneous mutation in the genetic…
Congenital
caused by abnormality as the fetus develops or one that occur…
Degenerative
caused by progressive destruction of cells due to disease or…
13 terms
Medication Categories
Antibiotics
Cardiac drugs
Diuretics
Hormones
kills bacteria
treats heart disease
rids body of excess water
a chemical signal for the body
Antibiotics
kills bacteria
Cardiac drugs
treats heart disease
35 terms
Medication Categories
Adrenergics
Adrenergic Blocking Agents
Analgesics
Anesthetics
Vasoconstrictors, stimulate the sympathetic nervous system
Block production of epinephrine
Relieve pain
Promote loss of feeling or sensation
Adrenergics
Vasoconstrictors, stimulate the sympathetic nervous system
Adrenergic Blocking Agents
Block production of epinephrine
28 terms
Categories of Medications
Analgesics
Antiemetics
Anesthetics
Antibiotics
used for the relief of pain
used for the relief of nausea
agent used for the reduction or... elimination of sensation
prescribed for the... treatment of bacterial disorders such as c…
Analgesics
used for the relief of pain
Antiemetics
used for the relief of nausea
Categories of Medications
Analgesics/ antipyretics
Analgesics/ narcotics
Antihistamines
Bronchodilators
Used to relieve pain and reduce fever ... (Ex) acetaminophen
Used to suppress cough and relieve pain ... (Ex) codeine, morphi…
Used to relieve or prevent symptoms of colds, hay fever, and…
Used to treat the symptoms of bronchial asthma, chronic bronc…
Analgesics/ antipyretics
Used to relieve pain and reduce fever ... (Ex) acetaminophen
Analgesics/ narcotics
Used to suppress cough and relieve pain ... (Ex) codeine, morphi…
93 terms
Categories of Medications
Nifedipine
Felodipine
Amlodipine
Irbesartan
CCB
CCB
CCB
ARB
Nifedipine
CCB
Felodipine
CCB
40 terms
CATEGORIES OF MEDICATION
Analgesics
types of analgesics
Antiemetics
Anesthetics
Drugs that relief pain
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
relief of nausea
is an agent used for the reduction or... elimination of sensation.
Analgesics
Drugs that relief pain
types of analgesics
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
18 terms
Medical Terminology Ch 4- Physical Forces/Therapy Categories
aer/o
bar/o
chrom/o, chromat/o
cry/o
gas, air
presssure
color, stain
cold
aer/o
gas, air
bar/o
presssure
Medication Categories
Beta-Blockers
Ace Inhibitors
Corticosteroids
PPI
Also known as beta-adrenergic blocking agents, are medication…
Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors help relax blo…
Corticosteroids mimic the effects of hormones your body produ…
Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are stronger blockers of acid pr…
Beta-Blockers
Also known as beta-adrenergic blocking agents, are medication…
Ace Inhibitors
Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors help relax blo…
8 terms
Medication categories:
Vasodilator
Gastroenteric
Hypoglycemic
Expectorant
Widen blood vessels
Gastrointestinal track
Low blood sugar
Liquify mucus to promote the ejection of mucus from the lungs
Vasodilator
Widen blood vessels
Gastroenteric
Gastrointestinal track
20 terms
Medications categories
Adrenergic
Analgesic
Antianxiety
Anticoagulant
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Relieves pain; promotes loss or feeling of sensation
Blocks stimulation of in lambic and cortical systems of brain
Inhibit clotting mechanism in blood; prevents blood clots fol…
Adrenergic
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Analgesic
Relieves pain; promotes loss or feeling of sensation
10 terms
Medication Categories
ACE Inhibitors
Antivirals
Antifungals
Antilipidemics
-pril, Captopril, Enalapril
-vir, Acyyclovir
-azole, Fluconazole, Voriconazole
-statin, Atrovastatin
ACE Inhibitors
-pril, Captopril, Enalapril
Antivirals
-vir, Acyyclovir
14 terms
Categories of medications
Antacid
Antibiotic
Anticoagulant
Antihistamine
Chemical
...
...
...
Antacid
Chemical
Antibiotic
...
10 terms
Medication categories
ACE inhibitor
Antivirals
Antifungals
Antilipidemics
-pril
-vir
-azole
-statin
ACE inhibitor
-pril
Antivirals
-vir
31 terms
Medication categories
Bronchodilators
Corticosteroids
Corticosteroids
Corticosteroids
Proair HFA/Ventolin HFA (Albuterol sulfate)
Flovent (Fluticasone propionate)
Pulmicort respules/Pulmicort flexhaler (Budesonide)
Qvar (Beclomethasone diporpionate)
Bronchodilators
Proair HFA/Ventolin HFA (Albuterol sulfate)
Corticosteroids
Flovent (Fluticasone propionate)
45 terms
Medication Categories
Oxycodone (Percocet)
Morphine sulphate (Morphine)
Meperidine (Demerol)
Fentanyl (Sublimaze)
Analgesic (Opioid)
Analgesic (Opioid)
Analgesic (Opioid)
Analgesic (Opioid)
Oxycodone (Percocet)
Analgesic (Opioid)
Morphine sulphate (Morphine)
Analgesic (Opioid)
17 terms
Medication Categories
Analgesics
Antacids
Antiarthritic
Antibiotics
-Pain pills... -used for headaches, muscle aches and pains... Exam…
-indigestion pills... -used for heartburn... Examples:... Prevacid (l…
-rheumatism pills... -used for rheumatoid arthritis... Examples:... A…
-bug killers... -used for microbial infections... Examples:... Amoxil…
Analgesics
-Pain pills... -used for headaches, muscle aches and pains... Exam…
Antacids
-indigestion pills... -used for heartburn... Examples:... Prevacid (l…
27 terms
Medications & Categories
Mirtazapine
Amiodarone
Carbidopa/Levodopa (Sinemet)
Cardizem
(NaSSA) noradrenergic and specific serotonergic antidepressant
Antiarrhythmic drugs. Treats life threatening heart rhythm pr…
aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase inhibitor. Treats symptom…
Calcium Channel Blocker. Treats high blood pressure and angina.
Mirtazapine
(NaSSA) noradrenergic and specific serotonergic antidepressant
Amiodarone
Antiarrhythmic drugs. Treats life threatening heart rhythm pr…
36 terms
CATEGORIES OF MEDICATION
Analgesics
types of analgesics
Antiemetics
Anesthetics
Drugs that relieve pain
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
relief of nausea
is an agent used for the reduction or... elimination of sensation.
Analgesics
Drugs that relieve pain
types of analgesics
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
36 terms
CATEGORIES OF MEDICATION
Analgesics
types of analgesics
Antiemetics
Anesthetics
Drugs that relieve pain
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
relief of nausea
is an agent used for the reduction or... elimination of sensation.
Analgesics
Drugs that relieve pain
types of analgesics
mild, narcotic, NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)
12 terms
Medical Terminology by Susan Frucht - Chapter 3 - Recognizing Categories of Prefix
dys-
hypo-
nulli-
brady-
disease/abnormality - painful/difficult
direction/body - below
number - none
disease/abnormality - slow
dys-
disease/abnormality - painful/difficult
hypo-
direction/body - below
18 terms
Medication Categories
Antacid Drugs
What is the ACTION of Antacids?
What are the USES of Antacids?
What are the NURSING CONSIDERATION for…
1) Amphojel (aluminum hydroxide)... 2) Milk of Magnesia (magnes…
Neutralize Gastric Acids
1) Peptic Ulcer... 2) Indigestion... 3) Reflux Esophagitis
Know that Antacids interfere with absorption of antibiotics,…
Antacid Drugs
1) Amphojel (aluminum hydroxide)... 2) Milk of Magnesia (magnes…
What is the ACTION of Antacids?
Neutralize Gastric Acids
24 terms
Medication category
Analgesic
Antacids
Antiabemic
Antianxiety Agents
Relieve pain
Reduces stomach acid
Increase number of RBC
Relieves symptoms of stress
Analgesic
Relieve pain
Antacids
Reduces stomach acid
31 terms
Medication Category
Prevent or relieve seizures
Prevent or relieve seizures
Prevent or relieve seizures
prevent or relieve seizures
Klonopin (IV)
Dilantin
Tegretol
Neurontin
Prevent or relieve seizures
Klonopin (IV)
Prevent or relieve seizures
Dilantin
39 terms
Medication Category
halperidol (haldol)
loxitane (loxapine)
mellaril (thioridazine)
navane (thiothixene)
typical antipsychotic
typical antipsychotic
typical antipsychotic
typical antipsychotic
halperidol (haldol)
typical antipsychotic
loxitane (loxapine)
typical antipsychotic
12 terms
Medical Record Categories
History and physical
Physician's orders
Nurse's notes
Physician's progress notes
Written by admitting physician; details of patient's history,…
Complete list of care, medications, tests, and treatments phy…
Record of patient's care throughout the day
Contains updated assessment, diagnoses, and further plans for…
History and physical
Written by admitting physician; details of patient's history,…
Physician's orders
Complete list of care, medications, tests, and treatments phy…
15 terms
Major Medical Categories 1
Anesthesiology
Angiology
Audiology
Bacteriology
Medical specialty dealing with relief of pain and administrat…
Study of blood vessels and lymph vessels
The branch of medical science that studies hearing, especiall…
The scientific study of bacteria
Anesthesiology
Medical specialty dealing with relief of pain and administrat…
Angiology
Study of blood vessels and lymph vessels
Medical categories and actions
Analgesic
Anthelmintic
Antiasthmatic
Anticholinergic
Mild to severe pain reliever
Kills parasites and their eggs
Prevents asthma, treats asthma attacks
Blocks parasympathetic nerve impulses
Analgesic
Mild to severe pain reliever
Anthelmintic
Kills parasites and their eggs
8 terms
Categories of Medical Record Documents
6 Categories of Medical Record Documents
3 types of Medical Office Admin. Docum…
6 types of Medical Clinical Documents
8 types of Laboratory Documents
Medical Office Admin., Medical Office Clinical, Laboratory, D…
Patient Registration Record, NPP Acknowledgment Form, Corresp…
Health history report, physical exam report, progress notes,…
Hematology report, clinical chemistry report, immunology repo…
6 Categories of Medical Record Documents
Medical Office Admin., Medical Office Clinical, Laboratory, D…
3 types of Medical Office Admin. Docum…
Patient Registration Record, NPP Acknowledgment Form, Corresp…
28 terms
Med Term Medication Categories
Atavan
Buspar
Klonopin
Librium
Antianxiety Med
Antianxiety Med
Antianxiety Med
Antianxiety Med
Atavan
Antianxiety Med
Buspar
Antianxiety Med
10 terms
Medical Studies/Categories
Pathology
Epidemiology
Pharmacology
Dentistry
Study of the characteristics, causes and effects of disease
Study of the factors that determine the frequency and distrib…
Study of drugs (origin, nature, properties and effects)
Concerned with teeth, the oral cavity and associated structures
Pathology
Study of the characteristics, causes and effects of disease
Epidemiology
Study of the factors that determine the frequency and distrib…
18 terms
Medical Abbreviations (Patient Information/Categories)
African American
Asian
Black
Chief Complaint
AA
A
B
CC
African American
AA
Asian
A
31 terms
Drug Categories/Terminology (health)
Drug
Drug Use
Drug Abuse
Drug Misuse
Any substance that alters the structure or function of a livi…
Normally taken to prevent, treat, or cure illnesses
Intentional of a drug for other than medical purposes which r…
When prescription or over the counter drugs are used improper…
Drug
Any substance that alters the structure or function of a livi…
Drug Use
Normally taken to prevent, treat, or cure illnesses
124 terms
Medical Prefix and Suffix Categories
ab-
ad-
circum-
dia-
direction (away from)
direction (toward)
direction (around)
direction (through, across)
ab-
direction (away from)
ad-
direction (toward)
17 terms
Drug Categories/Terminology (health)
Drug
Drug Use
Drug Abuse
Drug Misuse
Any substance that alters the structure or function of a livi…
Normally taken to prevent, treat, or cure illnesses
Intentional of a drug for other than medical purposes which r…
When prescription or over the counter drugs are used improper…
Drug
Any substance that alters the structure or function of a livi…
Drug Use
Normally taken to prevent, treat, or cure illnesses
39 terms
519B Medications Category
lorazepam
atenolol
metropolol
albuterol
mental health - anti-anxiety agent
cardiovascular - beta blocker
cardiovascular - beta blocker
respiratory - bronchodilator
lorazepam
mental health - anti-anxiety agent
atenolol
cardiovascular - beta blocker
47 terms
Medical Transcription Editing - Drug Categories
Cardiovascular
Antiarrhythmics
procainamide
digoxin
Drugs that affect the function of the heart and blood vessels.
Drugs used to control irregular heartbeats.
Procan SR and Pronestyl (antiarrhytmic)
Lanoxin (antiarrhythmic)
Cardiovascular
Drugs that affect the function of the heart and blood vessels.
Antiarrhythmics
Drugs used to control irregular heartbeats.
36 terms
Medication Side Effects Categories
Anticholinergic Effects
Extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS)
Antihypertensives can cause
NSAIDS cause
Blurred vision... Dry eyes... Photophobia... Dry mouth... Tachycardia... Con…
ataxia... abnormal body movements; tumors, rigidity, restlessnes…
orthostatic hypotension (lightheaded & dizziness)
GI distress, instruct patient to take with food
Anticholinergic Effects
Blurred vision... Dry eyes... Photophobia... Dry mouth... Tachycardia... Con…
Extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS)
ataxia... abnormal body movements; tumors, rigidity, restlessnes…
116 terms
Medication categories and examples
Antibiotic
Amoxicillin
Cefpodoxime
Enrofloxacin
Drug which affects bacteria
Antibiotic
Antibiotic, dermatological
Antibiotic
Antibiotic
Drug which affects bacteria
Amoxicillin
Antibiotic
46 terms
Medication Names and Categories
Memantine, denopezil
Tramadol, morphine sulfate, propoxyphe…
Calcium carbonate, Mg Hydroxide
Diazepam, hydroxyzine, buspirone HCl,…
Anti-alzheimer
Analgesic (pain killer)
Antacid
Antianxiety
Memantine, denopezil
Anti-alzheimer
Tramadol, morphine sulfate, propoxyphe…
Analgesic (pain killer)
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