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34 terms
LBP: Common Medical Diagnoses
HNP
Stages of Disc Herniation ... (4 stages)
Stages of Disc Herniation ... 1. disc deg…
Stages of Disc Herniation ... 2. prolapse
= herniated nucleus pulposus... = nuclear material migrates thro…
1. disc degeneration... 2. prolapse... 3. extrusion... 4. sequestratio…
= loss of disc height and signal ... = increased incidence w/ ag…
= form the disc changes with some slight impingement into the…
HNP
= herniated nucleus pulposus... = nuclear material migrates thro…
Stages of Disc Herniation ... (4 stages)
1. disc degeneration... 2. prolapse... 3. extrusion... 4. sequestratio…
38 terms
Common Medical Prefixes
a-, an-, ar-
ab-
ana-
ansio-
without (arrhythmia)
away from (abduct)
again, upward, back (anabolism)
unequal (anisocytosis)
a-, an-, ar-
without (arrhythmia)
ab-
away from (abduct)
20 terms
Common Medications
Digoxin
Ferrous Sulfate
Aspirin (asa - 81 mg)
Aspirin (asa - 325 mg)
T: Antiarrythmic, Inotropic P: Digitalis Glycoside
T: Antianemic P: Iron Supplement
T: (Children) Antipyretic, nonopiod analgesic (adult) anti pl…
T: Antipyretic, nonopiod analgesic P: Salicylate
Digoxin
T: Antiarrythmic, Inotropic P: Digitalis Glycoside
Ferrous Sulfate
T: Antianemic P: Iron Supplement
21 terms
Common Medications
Antibiotics
Thyroid
Heartburn-GERD
Overactive Bladder
-Amoxicillin... -Cipro... -Doxycycline ... -Zithromax
Synthroid
-Pepcid... -Prevacid
Detrol
Antibiotics
-Amoxicillin... -Cipro... -Doxycycline ... -Zithromax
Thyroid
Synthroid
64 terms
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Benicar (Olmesartan)
Benazepril (Lotensin)
Cefdinir
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
for hypertension
HTN, CHF, renal failure
comprehensive antibiotic
Vitamin D3
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
Benicar (Olmesartan)
for hypertension
36 terms
Common Medication
Hyperlipidemia common
hyperlipidemia uncommon
type I diabetes injectables
type II diabetes oral
atorvastatin (lipitor)... rosuvastatin (crestor)... lovastatin... prav…
simvastatin (lipex, simcard, zocor)... gemfibrozil (lopid)
novolog (fast)... humulin... levemir (long)... lantus (long)
metformin (fortamet, glucophage)... glipizide (glucotrol)... glybur…
Hyperlipidemia common
atorvastatin (lipitor)... rosuvastatin (crestor)... lovastatin... prav…
hyperlipidemia uncommon
simvastatin (lipex, simcard, zocor)... gemfibrozil (lopid)
194 terms
common medication
Bystolic- nebivolol
catapress- clonidine
coreg- carvedilol
diovan- valsartan
Treats coronary artery disease; hypertension (high blood pres…
treats coronary artery disease; hypertension
treats coronary artery disease; hypertension; also reduces th…
treats coronary artery disease; hypertension; prevents blood…
Bystolic- nebivolol
Treats coronary artery disease; hypertension (high blood pres…
catapress- clonidine
treats coronary artery disease; hypertension
14 terms
Common medications
Tylenol (acetaminophen)
Tylenol #3 (acetaminophen with codeine)
(amoxicillin)
Valium (diazepam)
Classification:... Antipyretic, nonopioid analgesic... Treatment o…
Classification:... Opioid analgesic... Treatment of:... Mild to moder…
Classification:... Anti-infective ... Treatment of:... Skin infection…
Classification:... anti anxiety agent, anticonvulsant, sedative/…
Tylenol (acetaminophen)
Classification:... Antipyretic, nonopioid analgesic... Treatment o…
Tylenol #3 (acetaminophen with codeine)
Classification:... Opioid analgesic... Treatment of:... Mild to moder…
13 terms
Common Medical Illness
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Alzheimer's Disease
Arthritis
Cerbrovascular Attack (CVA)
An enlarged area in the lower part of the aorta, the major bl…
A degenerative brain disease of unknown cause that is the mos…
Inflammation of one or more joints, causing pain and stiffnes…
A stroke, is the rapid loss of brain function due to disturba…
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
An enlarged area in the lower part of the aorta, the major bl…
Alzheimer's Disease
A degenerative brain disease of unknown cause that is the mos…
22 terms
Common Medications
acetaminophen/Tylenol= APAP
adenosine
amoxicillin
Aspirin= ASA
pain reliever and fever reducer
can restore normal sinus rhythm in patients with PSVT
penicillin antiobiotic
mild pain relief, fever reducer, or to prevent heart attack o…
acetaminophen/Tylenol= APAP
pain reliever and fever reducer
adenosine
can restore normal sinus rhythm in patients with PSVT
42 terms
Common Medical Abbriviations
ad lib.
sid
bid
tid
As much as desired
one time daily
two times daily
Three times daily
ad lib.
As much as desired
sid
one time daily
86 terms
Common Medications
albuterol (Proventil)
albuterol and ipratropium (Combivent)
allopurinol (Zyloprim)
alprazolam (Xanax)
Category: Bronchodilator, Use: Asthma, COPD, Precautions: tac…
Catefory: anticholinergic/bronchodilator, Use: COPD, rhinorrh…
Category: Antihyperuricemic, Use: Gout, Precautions: Monitor…
Category: Antianxiety, Use: anxiety/panic, Precautions: May c…
albuterol (Proventil)
Category: Bronchodilator, Use: Asthma, COPD, Precautions: tac…
albuterol and ipratropium (Combivent)
Catefory: anticholinergic/bronchodilator, Use: COPD, rhinorrh…
20 terms
Common Medications
Antiemetics/Anti-nausea
Antibiotics
Anti-hypertensives
Analgesics
Compazine, Inapsine, Phenegran, Reglan, Zofran
Amoxicillin, Axithromycin, Bacitracin, Bicillin, Clindamycin,…
Atenolol, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol, Nigroglycerin, Clo…
Dilaudid, Morphine, Percocet, Vicodin/Loratab
Antiemetics/Anti-nausea
Compazine, Inapsine, Phenegran, Reglan, Zofran
Antibiotics
Amoxicillin, Axithromycin, Bacitracin, Bicillin, Clindamycin,…
18 terms
Common Medications
Coumadin
Sulfa, PCN, Amoxicillin
Cardizem
Lopressor
blood thinner
antibiotics
cardiac
BP
Coumadin
blood thinner
Sulfa, PCN, Amoxicillin
antibiotics
9 terms
Common Medications
Dyazide (hydrochlorothiazide, triamter…
Heparin Flush (Heparin)
Augmentin (amoxicillin, clavulanate po…
Synthroid (levothyrozine sodium)
Diuretic, treats edema, antihypertensive
Anticoagulant, blood thinner
Antibiotic/inhibits or destroys bacteria
Hormone replacement, hypothyroidism
Dyazide (hydrochlorothiazide, triamter…
Diuretic, treats edema, antihypertensive
Heparin Flush (Heparin)
Anticoagulant, blood thinner
37 terms
Common Medications
lovenox
heparin
coumadin
aspirin
anticoagulant
anticoagulant
anticoagulant
anticoagulant
lovenox
anticoagulant
heparin
anticoagulant
40 terms
Common Medications
Amoxicillin
Cipro
Doxycycline
Penicillin
Antibiotic
Antibiotic
Antibiotic
Antibiotic
Amoxicillin
Antibiotic
Cipro
Antibiotic
66 terms
Common Medications
Coumadin
Heparin
Lovenox
Aspirin
Blood thinner
Blood thinner
Blood thinner
Blood thinner
Coumadin
Blood thinner
Heparin
Blood thinner
51 terms
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Benicar (Olmesartan)
Benazepril (Lotensin)
Allopurinol
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
for hypertension
HTN, CHF, renal failure
used to treat gout
Vitamin D3
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
Benicar (Olmesartan)
for hypertension
88 terms
Common Medications
Compazine
Inapsine (droperidol)l
Phenergan
Reglan (Metoclopramide)
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
Compazine
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
Inapsine (droperidol)l
Antiemetic/anti-nausea
20 terms
Common Medications
Lipitor/atorvastatin
Singulair/montelukast
Lexapro/escitalopram
Nexium/esomeprazole
Lowers Cholesterol
Helps prevent asthma attacks
Depression
Gastric reflux
Lipitor/atorvastatin
Lowers Cholesterol
Singulair/montelukast
Helps prevent asthma attacks
91 terms
Common Medications
Compazine
Inapsine (Droperidol)
Phenergan
Reglan (Metoclopramide)
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
Compazine
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
Inapsine (Droperidol)
Antiemetic/Anti-nausea
64 terms
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Lotensin (benazepril)
Allopurinol
Bactrim
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure (…
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
common medication for gout and kidney stones; reduces uric ac…
antibiotic
Vitamin D3
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure (…
Lotensin (benazepril)
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
Common Medication
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: amlodipine (N…
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: diltiazem (Ca…
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: felodipine (P…
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: verapamil (Ca…
Normal dose/route/frequency: Adult start out with 5 mg/oral/o…
Normal dose/route/frequency:30 to 60 mg/oral tablet, IV, oral…
normal dose/route/frequency: 2.5-10/oral/once daily... classific…
normal dose/route/frequency:80 mg/oral, ER, SR, and parentera…
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: amlodipine (N…
Normal dose/route/frequency: Adult start out with 5 mg/oral/o…
CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER: diltiazem (Ca…
Normal dose/route/frequency:30 to 60 mg/oral tablet, IV, oral…
33 terms
common medications
inducing, causing abortion
causing temporary loss of bodily sensa…
relieving pain
preventing, neutralizing, counteractin…
abortivum
anastheticum
analgeticum
antacidum
inducing, causing abortion
abortivum
causing temporary loss of bodily sensa…
anastheticum
84 terms
Common Medications
Brand Name: Colace
Brand Name: Protoniz
Brand Name: Lasix
Brand Name: Tylenol
Generic Name: Docusate Calcium
Generic Name: Pantoprazole
Generic Name: Furosemide
Generic Name: Acetaminophen
Brand Name: Colace
Generic Name: Docusate Calcium
Brand Name: Protoniz
Generic Name: Pantoprazole
90 terms
Common Medications
Compazine
Phenergan
Inapsine (Droperidol)
Zofran
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
Compazine
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
Phenergan
Antiemetics/ Anti-Nausea
50 terms
Common Medications
Accutane (isotretinoin)
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)
Allegra (fexofenadine)
Avapro (irbesartan)
acne
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
allergy
hypertension
Accutane (isotretinoin)
acne
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
79 terms
Common Medications
Analgesic
Analgesic
Analgesic
Analgesic
Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
Aspirin
Codeine
Darvocet
Analgesic
Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
Analgesic
Aspirin
Common Medications
Proventil (Albuterol)
Symbicort
Diabetes medications
Glipizide
bronchodilator for asthma
steroid and bronchodilator, prevents asthma attacks, treats C…
Glipizide, Humalog, Lantus, Metformin, Novolog, Tradjenta
treats DMII by increasing pancreas's insulin production
Proventil (Albuterol)
bronchodilator for asthma
Symbicort
steroid and bronchodilator, prevents asthma attacks, treats C…
185 terms
Common Medications
Lasix
Lasix (Category)
Lasix (Indications)
Lasix (Action)
furosemide
diuretic
Edema due to heart failure, hepatic impairment or renal disea…
Inhibits the re-absorption of sodium and chloride; increase r…
Lasix
furosemide
Lasix (Category)
diuretic
19 terms
Common Medications
Narcotics
Sedatives
NSAIDs
Acetaminophen
Morphine, Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen), Dilaudid, C…
Valium, Versed
Naproxen (aleve), Ibuprofen (advil), Ketorolac (toradol)
tylenol
Narcotics
Morphine, Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen), Dilaudid, C…
Sedatives
Valium, Versed
Common Medications
Adrenetgics (vasoconstrictors)
Anelgesics/Anesthetic
Antianxiety
Anticoagulants
Effect: Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing re…
Effect: Relieves pain. Promotes loss of feeling or sensation…
Effect: Acts by blocking stimulation in the lambic and cortic…
Effect: Inhibit the clotting mechanism of the blood; used to…
Adrenetgics (vasoconstrictors)
Effect: Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing re…
Anelgesics/Anesthetic
Effect: Relieves pain. Promotes loss of feeling or sensation…
17 terms
Common Medications
Analgesics
Antacids
Antiarthritics
Antibiotics
Tx: pain, inflammation, headaches... Ex: Aleve (naproxen), Celeb…
Tx: heartburn (GERD)... Ex: Prevacid (lansoprazole), Prilosec (o…
Tx: Rheumatoid arthritis... Ex: Aspirin, Aleve, Celebrex, Humira…
Tx: Microbial infections... Ex: Amoxil (amoxicillin), Cipro, Ery…
Analgesics
Tx: pain, inflammation, headaches... Ex: Aleve (naproxen), Celeb…
Antacids
Tx: heartburn (GERD)... Ex: Prevacid (lansoprazole), Prilosec (o…
Common Medications
Accupril (quinapril hydrochloride)
Accutane (isotretinion)
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)
Advair Diskus (salmeterol/ fluticasone)
Hypertension, congestive heart failure
Acne
Attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Asthma
Accupril (quinapril hydrochloride)
Hypertension, congestive heart failure
Accutane (isotretinion)
Acne
50 terms
Common medications
Dyazide/hydrchlorothiazide and triamte…
Heparin Flush/ Heparin
Augmentin/ amoxicillin and clavulanate…
Synthroid/ levothyrozine sodium
Diuretic, treats edema, antihypertensive
Anticoagulant, blood thinner
Antibiotic/ inhibits or destroys bacteria
Hormone replacement, hypothyroidism
Dyazide/hydrchlorothiazide and triamte…
Diuretic, treats edema, antihypertensive
Heparin Flush/ Heparin
Anticoagulant, blood thinner
10 terms
COMMON MEDICAL EMERGENCIES: RESPIRATORY
Dyspnea
Dyspnea Tx
Asthma
Asthma
Noisy breathing : Agonal,rasping,gurgling,whistling... Bradypnea…
place Pt in semi-Fowler's Position or high Fowler's position
airways become inflammed and narrowed
Wheezing,coughing, and dysnea
Dyspnea
Noisy breathing : Agonal,rasping,gurgling,whistling... Bradypnea…
Dyspnea Tx
place Pt in semi-Fowler's Position or high Fowler's position
69 terms
Common medications
Accupril
Allopurinol
Amitryptyline
Aspirin
Treatment of hypertension
Management of gout and hyperuricemia
Treatment of depression
Analgesic relief of pain, treatment of thromboembolic disorders
Accupril
Treatment of hypertension
Allopurinol
Management of gout and hyperuricemia
26 terms
Common Medications
Lyrica
Tylenol
Tempra
Voltaren
Pregabalin
Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen
Diclofenac
Lyrica
Pregabalin
Tylenol
Acetaminophen
64 terms
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Lotensin (Benazepril)
Allopurinol
Bactrim
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, and high blood pressu…
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
common medication for gout and kidney stones; reduces uric ac…
antibiotic
Vitamin D3
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, and high blood pressu…
Lotensin (Benazepril)
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
50 terms
Common Medications
Accutane ... isotretinoin
Actonel... risedronate
Adderall XR... amphetamine mixed salts
albuterol
acne
osteoporosis, Paget disease
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
asthma, bronchitis
Accutane ... isotretinoin
acne
Actonel... risedronate
osteoporosis, Paget disease
16 terms
Common Medications
Decadron
Rocephin
Flagyl
Reglan
Dexamethasone... It is a corticosteroid hormone and treats infla…
Ceftriaxone... It is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by fig…
Metronidazole... It is a antibiotic and fights infections. ... Tre…
Metoclopramide... Treats certain conditions of the stomach and…
Decadron
Dexamethasone... It is a corticosteroid hormone and treats infla…
Rocephin
Ceftriaxone... It is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by fig…
17 terms
Common Medications
Acetominophen
Adderall
Alprazolam
Codeine
pain reliever and a fever reducer. Used to treat many conditi…
contains a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine.…
used to treat anxiety disorders, panic disorders, and anxiety…
opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narco…
Acetominophen
pain reliever and a fever reducer. Used to treat many conditi…
Adderall
contains a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine.…
16 terms
Common Medication
Acepromazine
Albon Tablets
Amoxicillin
Baytril
sedative; IV form must be injected slowly
antibiotic for protozoans; used to treat cocidia
antibiotic for soft tissue infections, respiratory infections…
antibiotic commonly used as a second choice; used for urinary…
Acepromazine
sedative; IV form must be injected slowly
Albon Tablets
antibiotic for protozoans; used to treat cocidia
50 terms
Common Medications
Accutane
advair diskus (salmeterol/fluticasone)
alprazolam
amitriptyline
acne
asthma
anxiety
depression
Accutane
acne
advair diskus (salmeterol/fluticasone)
asthma
50 terms
Common Medications
Albuterol
Acetaminophen and Codeine
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)
Allegra D (fexofenadine/pseudoephedrine)
Asthma, Bronchitis
Moderate to severe pain, Fever
Attention-deficit/hyperactive disorder (ADHD)
Allergy with nasal congestion
Albuterol
Asthma, Bronchitis
Acetaminophen and Codeine
Moderate to severe pain, Fever
18 terms
common medice
aggregator
avatar
blog
Flame wars
a website or web application where headlines and other conten…
a 2 or 3 dimensional icon that represents a computer user or…
a type of website usually updated by an individual or a group…
usually occur online as it can be difficult to figure out peo…
aggregator
a website or web application where headlines and other conten…
avatar
a 2 or 3 dimensional icon that represents a computer user or…
39 terms
Medical Terminology: Common Suffixes
-algia
-ectomy
-emia
-gnosis
denoting pain in a specified part of the body <arthralgia>
surgical removal; plural -ec·to·mies: <appendectomy>
1: condition of having (such) blood <anemia> 2: condition of…
knowledge, cognition, or recognition <diagnosis><prognosis>
-algia
denoting pain in a specified part of the body <arthralgia>
-ectomy
surgical removal; plural -ec·to·mies: <appendectomy>
64 terms
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Benicar (Olmesartan)
Benazepril (Lotensin)
Cefdinir
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
for hypertension
HTN, CHF, renal failure
comprehensive antibiotic
Vitamin D3
treating weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure…
Benicar (Olmesartan)
for hypertension
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