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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 Disease Categories
Congenital
Degenerative
Environmental
Genetic
Caused by an abnormality in the fetus as it develops or cause…
Caused by the progressive destruction of cells due to disease…
Caused by exposure to external substances in the environment.…
Spontaneous mutation in a person's own gene and chromosome du…
Congenital
Caused by an abnormality in the fetus as it develops or cause…
Degenerative
Caused by the progressive destruction of cells due to disease…
Medical Terminology: Disease Categories
Congenital
Degenerative
Environmental
Hereditary
Abnormal process that occurs while the fetus is developing or…
Caused by the progressive destruction of cells due to disease…
Caused by exposure to external substances. ... Ex: Smoke, allerg…
Caused by a spontaneous mutation in a person's gene or chromo…
Congenital
Abnormal process that occurs while the fetus is developing or…
Degenerative
Caused by the progressive destruction of cells due to disease…
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
Medical Terminology: Disease Categories
Nutritional Disease
Communicable Disease
Infectious Disease
Pathogen
Disease caused by a lack of nutritious food, too little food,…
Category of diseases resulting from the transmission of infec…
Disease caused by a pathogen (disease-causing microorganism l…
Microorganism that causes a disease. Pathogens include bacter…
Nutritional Disease
Disease caused by a lack of nutritious food, too little food,…
Communicable Disease
Category of diseases resulting from the transmission of infec…
85 terms
Medical Terminology Suffix Categories
-centesis
-clasis
-clasia
-desis
Surgical
Surgical
Surgical
Surgical
-centesis
Surgical
-clasis
Surgical
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
34 terms
Medical Terminology Prefix Category
epi-
hypo-
infra-
sub-
Position
Position
Position
Position
epi-
Position
hypo-
Position
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…
Chapter 3: Medical terminology -- Drug Categories
Antacid Drugs
Antibiotic Drugs
Antidiarrheal Drugs
Antiemetic Drugs
...
...
...
...
Antacid Drugs
...
Antibiotic Drugs
...
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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)
93 terms
Categories of Medications
Nifedipine
Felodipine
Amlodipine
Irbesartan
CCB
CCB
CCB
ARB
Nifedipine
CCB
Felodipine
CCB
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…
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
13 terms
Medication Categories
Nonopioid Agents
Opioid Agents (Narcotics)
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatories (NSAI…
Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
Work by: reducing prostaglandin^ formation ... Effect: Decre…
Work by: depressing pain impulse transmission at the spinal…
Work by: reducing prostraglandins ... Effect: decreased pain…
Work by: inhibiting synaptic responses in the CNS by stimul…
Nonopioid Agents
Work by: reducing prostaglandin^ formation ... Effect: Decre…
Opioid Agents (Narcotics)
Work by: depressing pain impulse transmission at the spinal…
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
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)
10 terms
Medication categories
ACE inhibitor
Antivirals
Antifungals
Antilipidemics
-pril
-vir
-azole
-statin
ACE inhibitor
-pril
Antivirals
-vir
8 terms
Medication Categories
Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibit…
Sulfonylureas (SFUs)
Thiazolidinediones (TZDs)
Biguanides
Alogliptin/Nesina, Saxagliptin/Onglyza, Sitagliptin/Januvia,…
Chlorpropamide/Diabinese, Glimepiride/Amaryl, Glipizide/Gluco…
Pioglitazone/Actos, Rosiglitazone/Avandia
Metformin/Glucophage
Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibit…
Alogliptin/Nesina, Saxagliptin/Onglyza, Sitagliptin/Januvia,…
Sulfonylureas (SFUs)
Chlorpropamide/Diabinese, Glimepiride/Amaryl, Glipizide/Gluco…
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…
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
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
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
14 terms
Categories of medications
Antacid
Antibiotic
Anticoagulant
Antihistamine
Chemical
...
...
...
Antacid
Chemical
Antibiotic
...
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)
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
7 terms
Categories of Medical Terms
Encephal/o
Cardi/o
Brachi/o
Pelv/o
Brain/Nervous System
Heart/Cardiovascular System
Arm/Skeletal System
Pelvis/Skeletal System
Encephal/o
Brain/Nervous System
Cardi/o
Heart/Cardiovascular System
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
28 terms
Medication Categories
ativan
buspar
klonopin
librium
antianxiety
antianxiety
antianxiety
antianxiety
ativan
antianxiety
buspar
antianxiety
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…
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
7 terms
Medications by Category
Diuretics - Thiazide (Derived from Ben…
Diuretics - Potassium Sparing
Diuretics - Loop
Diuretics - Osmotics
Chlorothiazide... Hypochlorothiazide... Indapamide... Metolazone... Chlor…
Amiloride... Epleronone... Spironolactone (progesterone Like S/E)... T…
Furosemide... Torsemide... Ethacrynic Acid... Bumetanide... Tx acute pulm…
Mannitol... Urea... Low molecular weight agents that produce a rapi…
Diuretics - Thiazide (Derived from Ben…
Chlorothiazide... Hypochlorothiazide... Indapamide... Metolazone... Chlor…
Diuretics - Potassium Sparing
Amiloride... Epleronone... Spironolactone (progesterone Like S/E)... T…
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
Categories of Medical Terms Vocabulary
anatomy
diagnostic tests and procedures
diagnosis
pathology
terms related to the structure of the body and the relation o…
terms used to describe evidence of a disease and the tests us…
the determination of the cause of a disease
the names of disease and disorders
anatomy
terms related to the structure of the body and the relation o…
diagnostic tests and procedures
terms used to describe evidence of a disease and the tests us…
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…
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
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
Medication Category
POM
OTC
Analgesics
Antibiotics
Prescribed Only
Over the counter
Pain Relief ... - Paracetamol ... - Ibuprofen... - Asprin
- amoxicillin ... - Erythromycin ... - Clindamycin ... - Metronisodole
POM
Prescribed Only
OTC
Over the counter
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…
37 terms
medical categories and actions
analgesic
anthelmintic
antiasthmatic
aticholinergic
mild to severe pain reliever
kills parasites and their eggs
prevents asthma, treats asthma attacks
blocks parasympathetic nerve impulses gabapentin... so they st…
analgesic
mild to severe pain reliever
anthelmintic
kills parasites and their eggs
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