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1C: Common Medical Prefixes
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
aut(o)-
no or without
away from
toward
self
a-, an-
no or without
ab-
away from
39 terms
1D: Common Medical Suffixes
combining form
prefix
suffix
root
vowel-containing word part used to connect root words with ot…
information added to the beginning of a word (first syllable)
ending of a word
essential meaning of the word
combining form
vowel-containing word part used to connect root words with ot…
prefix
information added to the beginning of a word (first syllable)
50 terms
Common Medications
acetaminophen and codeine... analgesic/an…
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)…
albuterol... adrenergic agonist (bronchod…
Allegra (fexofenadine)... antihistamine
moderate to severe pain, fever
ADHD
asthma, bronchitis
allergy
acetaminophen and codeine... analgesic/an…
moderate to severe pain, fever
Adderall XR (amphetamine mixed salts)…
ADHD
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
Common Medications
Bupropion, Wellbutrin
Cetirizine, Zyrtec
Topiramate, Topamax
Valacyclovir, Valtrex
Antidepressant
Allergies
Antiepileptic
Herpes Management
Bupropion, Wellbutrin
Antidepressant
Cetirizine, Zyrtec
Allergies
Common medications
Adrenergics (vasoconstrictors)
Adrenergic blocking agents
Analgesics
Anesthetics
Stimulate the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Block the production of epinephrine in the body, causing dila…
Relieve pain. Side effect: negligible anticoagulant respirato…
Promote loss of feeling or sensation. Side effect: nausea. Ex…
Adrenergics (vasoconstrictors)
Stimulate the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Adrenergic blocking agents
Block the production of epinephrine in the body, causing dila…
80 terms
Common Medications
Lopressor (metoprolol)
Tenormin (atenolol)
Normodyne, Trandate (labetalol)
Corgard (nadolol)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Lopressor (metoprolol)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Tenormin (atenolol)
Hypertension (Betablocker)
Common medication
Cough
Cold pills
Muscle cream
Eyedrops
Jarabe para la tos
Pastillas para la tos
Crema para el dolor de músculos
Gotas para los ojos
Cough
Jarabe para la tos
Cold pills
Pastillas para la tos
38 terms
Common Medical Prefixes
a-, a -, ar-
ab-
ana-
aniso-
without
away from
again, upward, back
unequal
a-, a -, ar-
without
ab-
away from
19 terms
Common Medications
Examples of SSRIs
Mechanism of Action of SSRIs
Side Effects of SSRIs
Warnings of abruptly d/c SSRIs
Citalopram (Celexa)... Escitalopram (Lexapro)... Fluoxetine (Prozac…
Blocks the synaptic reuptake of serotonin; first line of trea…
agitation, insomnia, headache, nausea and vomiting, sexual dy…
discontinuation syndrome - dizziness, insomnia, nervousness,…
Examples of SSRIs
Citalopram (Celexa)... Escitalopram (Lexapro)... Fluoxetine (Prozac…
Mechanism of Action of SSRIs
Blocks the synaptic reuptake of serotonin; first line of trea…
31 terms
Medical Scribe: Common Medications
acetaminophen
Barbiturates
Benzodiazepine
Bupivacaine
Analgesic (any member of the group of drugs used to achieve a…
drugs that act as central nervous system depressants, and can…
a class of psychoactive drugs whose core chemical structure i…
Anesthetic... It can numb an area of the body to relieve pain d…
acetaminophen
Analgesic (any member of the group of drugs used to achieve a…
Barbiturates
drugs that act as central nervous system depressants, and can…
26 terms
Common Medical Acronyms
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
CT scan Computed Tomography
CAT Computerizad Axial Tomography
C section
RCP Resucitación cardio pulmonar
Tomografía
Tomografía Axial Computarizada
Cesarea
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
RCP Resucitación cardio pulmonar
CT scan Computed Tomography
Tomografía
271 terms
Common Medical Abbreviations
AAA
A&O
ABG
ac
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Alert & Oriented
Arterial Blood Gas
Before Meals
AAA
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
A&O
Alert & Oriented
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
6 terms
Common Medications
Common Name of all the common meds
Beta Blockers
Ca+ channel blockers
ACE inhibitors
Beta blockers... Ca+ channel inhibitors ... ACE inhibitors ... angiote…
atenolol, metoprolol, propanolol
amlodipine (Norvasc), diltiazem ( cardizem), verapamil
lisinopril, enalapril, ramipril
Common Name of all the common meds
Beta blockers... Ca+ channel inhibitors ... ACE inhibitors ... angiote…
Beta Blockers
atenolol, metoprolol, propanolol
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
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)
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
20 terms
Common Medications
Lorazepam (Ativan)
Sertraline (Zoloft)... Paroxetine (Paxil)
Levothyroxine (Synthroid)
Risperidone (Risperdal)... Quetiapine Fum…
Class: Benzodiazopine ... MOA: GABA inhibitor... Use: Antianxiety... S…
Class: SSRI Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor ... MOA: Inhi…
Class: Thyroid agent... MOA:... Use: Replacement therapy for dimini…
Class: Atypical antipsychotic... MOA: moderate block DA and pote…
Lorazepam (Ativan)
Class: Benzodiazopine ... MOA: GABA inhibitor... Use: Antianxiety... S…
Sertraline (Zoloft)... Paroxetine (Paxil)
Class: SSRI Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor ... MOA: Inhi…
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
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
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
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
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…
6 terms
Common Medications
Benadryl
Compazine
GI Coctail
Lasix (furosemide)
allergy medicaiton
antiemetic (anti-nausea)
a mixture of medications to treat GI upset
diuretic
Benadryl
allergy medicaiton
Compazine
antiemetic (anti-nausea)
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
Common Medications
Atenolol
Losartan
Metformin
Coumadin/Warfarin
beta-blocker that treats high blood pressure and chest pain
treats high blood pressure
treats Type II Diabetes
blood thinner
Atenolol
beta-blocker that treats high blood pressure and chest pain
Losartan
treats high blood pressure
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…
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…
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
7 terms
Common Medications
Rocephin
GI cocktail
Benadryl
Nitroglycerin
antibiotic
upper stomach
allergy
chest pain
Rocephin
antibiotic
GI cocktail
upper stomach
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
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…
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)
26 terms
Common medications
Zyrtec
Neurontin
Zantac
Zocor
Allergy Medication... Treats hives, allergies, hay fever, and it…
Back pain medication and nerve medication
Allergy medication
Simvastatin, treats high cholesterol
Zyrtec
Allergy Medication... Treats hives, allergies, hay fever, and it…
Neurontin
Back pain medication and nerve medication
Common Medications
Oxybutynin (Ditropan)
Diphenhydramine
Ipratropium (Atrovent)
Tamsulosin (Flomax)
- is an anticholinergic medication that is used to treat over…
is an antihistamine and is contraindicated for a client who... h…
is an anticholinergic used to treat asthma and other respirat…
an alpha-adrenergic receptor antagonist that relaxes the blad…
Oxybutynin (Ditropan)
- is an anticholinergic medication that is used to treat over…
Diphenhydramine
is an antihistamine and is contraindicated for a client who... h…
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,…
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
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
87 terms
Common Medications
Bystolic (Nebivolol)
Catapress (Clonidine)
Coreg (Carvedilol)
Diovan (Valsartan)
Hypertension; reduce the force with which heart squeezes
Hypertension
Hypertension; reduce the force with which heart squeezes
Hypertension; prevents blood vessels from narrowing
Bystolic (Nebivolol)
Hypertension; reduce the force with which heart squeezes
Catapress (Clonidine)
Hypertension
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