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34 terms
Drug of Week
lovenox purpose
heparin purpose
heparin side effect
do not give lovenox to someone with
blood thinner
blood thinner
bruising
a bleeding disorder
lovenox purpose
blood thinner
heparin purpose
blood thinner
10 terms
Drug of the week 4
Flonase
Xanax
Klonopin
Lotensin
Generic: fluticasone ... Drug class: Nasal steroids... Used to trea…
Generic: alprazolam... Drug class: Benzodiazepines... Used to treat…
Generic: clonazepam... Drug class: Benzodiazepines... Used to treat…
Generic: benazepril... Drug class: Angiotensin converting enzyme…
Flonase
Generic: fluticasone ... Drug class: Nasal steroids... Used to trea…
Xanax
Generic: alprazolam... Drug class: Benzodiazepines... Used to treat…
10 terms
Drug of the week 5
K-Tab
Flexeril
Medrol
Concerta
Generic: potassium chloride... Drug class: mineral/electrolyte... U…
Generic: cyclobenzaprine... Drug class: Skeletal muscle relaxant…
Generic: methylprednisolone... Drug class: glucocorticoid... Used t…
Generic: methylphenidate... Drug class: CNS stimulant... Used to tr…
K-Tab
Generic: potassium chloride... Drug class: mineral/electrolyte... U…
Flexeril
Generic: cyclobenzaprine... Drug class: Skeletal muscle relaxant…
10 terms
Drug of the week 3
Prilosec
Desyrel
Diovan
Ultram
Generic: omeprazole... Drug class: Proton pump inhibitors (PPI)…
Generic: trazodone... Drug class: antidepressants... Used to treat…
Generic: valsartan... Drug class: Angiotensin II receptor blocke…
Generic: tramadol... Drug class: Narcotic analgesics... Used to tre…
Prilosec
Generic: omeprazole... Drug class: Proton pump inhibitors (PPI)…
Desyrel
Generic: trazodone... Drug class: antidepressants... Used to treat…
10 terms
Drug of the week 2
Lopressor
Lexapro
Zithromax
ProAir HFA
Generic: Metoprolol tartrate... Drug class: Beta blockers ... Used…
Generic: escitalopram... Drug class: Selective serotonin reuptak…
Generic: azithromycin... Drug class: Macrolides (antibiotic)... Use…
Generic: Albuterol... Drug class: bronchodilator... Used to treat b…
Lopressor
Generic: Metoprolol tartrate... Drug class: Beta blockers ... Used…
Lexapro
Generic: escitalopram... Drug class: Selective serotonin reuptak…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 4
Flonase
Xanax
Klonopin
Lotensin
Generic: fluticasone... Drug Class: nasal steriod... Indication: na…
Generic: alprazolam... Drug Class: benzodiazepine... Indication: an…
Generic: clonazepam... Drug Class: benzodiazepine... Indication: an…
Generic: benazepril... Drug Class: ACE inhibitor... Indication: hyp…
Flonase
Generic: fluticasone... Drug Class: nasal steriod... Indication: na…
Xanax
Generic: alprazolam... Drug Class: benzodiazepine... Indication: an…
10 terms
Drug of the Week 1
Synthroid
Hydrocodone/APAP
Amoxil
Prinivil
Generic: Levothyroxine... Drug class: thyroid drug ... Used to trea…
Generic: Hydrocodone/APAP... Drug class: narcotic analgesic... Used…
Generic: amoxicillin... Drug class: penicillin... Used to treat bac…
Generic: lisinopril... Drug class: Angiotensin converting enzyme…
Synthroid
Generic: Levothyroxine... Drug class: thyroid drug ... Used to trea…
Hydrocodone/APAP
Generic: Hydrocodone/APAP... Drug class: narcotic analgesic... Used…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 8
Levaquin
Xarelto
Celebrex
Tylenol #2
Generic: levofloxacin... Drug Class: fluoroquinolone or quinolon…
Generic: rivaroxaban... Drug Class: factor Xa inhibitor... Indicati…
Generic: celecoxib... Drug Class: NSAID (Cox 2 inhibitor)... Indica…
Generic: acetaminophen and codeine... 300mg, 15mg... Drug Class: na…
Levaquin
Generic: levofloxacin... Drug Class: fluoroquinolone or quinolon…
Xarelto
Generic: rivaroxaban... Drug Class: factor Xa inhibitor... Indicati…
10 terms
Drug of the week 6
Valium
OxyContin
Actonel
Folvite
diazepam... benzodiazepine... anxiety... C-IV
oxycodone... opioid... moderate to severe pain... C-II
risedronate... Bisphosphonates... prevent osteoprosis
Folic acid... B-vitamin... treats anemia, red blood cell formation
Valium
diazepam... benzodiazepine... anxiety... C-IV
OxyContin
oxycodone... opioid... moderate to severe pain... C-II
10 terms
Drug of the week- week 13
Risperdal
Patanol
Avelox
Focalin
risperidone... atypical antipsychotic... schizophrenia, irritabilit…
olopatadine... ophthalmic antihistamine... itchy watery eyes (aller…
moxifloxacin... fluoroquinolone, quinolone... bacterial infection
dexmethylphenidate... CNS stimulant... ADD, ADHD ... CII
Risperdal
risperidone... atypical antipsychotic... schizophrenia, irritabilit…
Patanol
olopatadine... ophthalmic antihistamine... itchy watery eyes (aller…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 10
Aleve
Dexilant
Diabeta
Zyprexa
naproxen... NSAID... pain, fever, inflammation
dexlansoprazole... PPI (proton pump inhibitor)... GERD
glyburide... sulfonylurea... type 2 diabetes
olanzapine... atypical antipsychotic... schizophrenia, bipolar diso…
Aleve
naproxen... NSAID... pain, fever, inflammation
Dexilant
dexlansoprazole... PPI (proton pump inhibitor)... GERD
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 12
Robitussin
Glucotrol
Avapro
Reglan
guaifenesin... expectorant... relieves chest congestion
glipizide... sulfonylurea... helps pancrease produce insulin and co…
irbesartan... angiotension II receptor blockers (antagonists)... hy…
metoclopramide... antiemetic... heartburn, increase GI motility
Robitussin
guaifenesin... expectorant... relieves chest congestion
Glucotrol
glipizide... sulfonylurea... helps pancrease produce insulin and co…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 6
Valium
OxyContin
Actonel
Folvite
Generic: diazepam... Drug Class: benzodiazepine... Indication: anxi…
Generic: oxycodone... Drug Class: opioid... Indication: moderate to…
Generic: risedronate... Drug Class: bisphosphonates... Indication:…
Generic:Folic acid... Drug Class: B-vitamin... Indication: treats a…
Valium
Generic: diazepam... Drug Class: benzodiazepine... Indication: anxi…
OxyContin
Generic: oxycodone... Drug Class: opioid... Indication: moderate to…
8 terms
Drug of The Week
Generic Name
Brand Name
CLassification
Use
levothyroxine sodium
Synthroid
Thyroid hormone replacement
Thyroid hormone replacement
Generic Name
levothyroxine sodium
Brand Name
Synthroid
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 3
Prilosec
Desyrel
Diovan
Ultram
Generic: omeprazole... Drug Class: proton pump inhibitor (PPI)... I…
Generic: trazodone... Drug Class: antidepressants... Indication: de…
Generic: valsartan... Drug Class: angiotension II receptor block…
Generic: tramadol... Drug Class: narcotic analgesic... Indication:…
Prilosec
Generic: omeprazole... Drug Class: proton pump inhibitor (PPI)... I…
Desyrel
Generic: trazodone... Drug Class: antidepressants... Indication: de…
8 terms
Drug of the week
Generic Name-
Brand Name-
Classification-
Use-
Montelukast
Singulair
Leukotriene inhibitor
to treat symptoms of year-round allergies in adult and children
Generic Name-
Montelukast
Brand Name-
Singulair
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 9
Zetia
Premarin
Zyloprim
Pen VK
Generic: ezetimibe... Drug Class: cholesterol absorption inhibit…
Generic: conjugated estrogen... Drug Class: estrogen... Indication:…
allopurinol... antigout agent... gout
penicillin... penicillins... bacterial infections
Zetia
Generic: ezetimibe... Drug Class: cholesterol absorption inhibit…
Premarin
Generic: conjugated estrogen... Drug Class: estrogen... Indication:…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 5
K-Tab
Flexeril
Medrol
Concerta
Generic: potassium chloride... Drug Class: mineral/electrolyte... I…
Generic: cyclobenzaprine... Drug Class: skeletal muscle relaxant…
General: methylprednisolone... Drug Class: glucocorticoid... Indica…
Generic: methylphenidate... Drug Class: CNS stimulant... Indication…
K-Tab
Generic: potassium chloride... Drug Class: mineral/electrolyte... I…
Flexeril
Generic: cyclobenzaprine... Drug Class: skeletal muscle relaxant…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 11
Wellbutrin
Zyrtec
Topamax
Valtrex
bupropion... misc. antidepressant... depression
cetirizine... antihistamine... allergies
topiramate... anticonvulsant... seizures and migraines
valacyclovir... antiviral... slows the growth and spread of herpes
Wellbutrin
bupropion... misc. antidepressant... depression
Zyrtec
cetirizine... antihistamine... allergies
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 14
Restoril
Adipex P
Accupril
Viagra
temazepam... benzodiazepine... insomnia, anxiety... CIV
phentermine... CNS stimulant/anorexiant... appetite suppression... CIV
quinapril... ACE inhibitor... hypertension
sildenafil... impotence agent... erectile dysfunction
Restoril
temazepam... benzodiazepine... insomnia, anxiety... CIV
Adipex P
phentermine... CNS stimulant/anorexiant... appetite suppression... CIV
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 15
Pristiq
Humalog
Biaxin
BuSpar
desvenlafaxine... SNRI... major depressive disorder
insulin lispro... insulin... diabetes
clarithromycin... macrolides... bacterial infections
buspirone... misc. anxyiolitic... anxiety
Pristiq
desvenlafaxine... SNRI... major depressive disorder
Humalog
insulin lispro... insulin... diabetes
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 16
Aldactone
Levitra
Colvate
Tessalon
spironolactone... potassium-sparing diuretic... edema, too much ald…
vardenafil... impotence agent... erectile dysfunction
clobetasol... topical steroid... treat skin itching and inflammation
benzonatate... antitussive... relieve coughing
Aldactone
spironolactone... potassium-sparing diuretic... edema, too much ald…
Levitra
vardenafil... impotence agent... erectile dysfunction
5 terms
Drug of the Week
Benadryl
Cipro
Zovirax
Lidocaine
diphenhydramine... Antihystamine... Allergies
ciprofloxacin... Antibiotic... UTI
acyclovir... Anti-viral... Herpes, cold sores
xylocaine... Anti-dysrythmic... Anesthesia
Benadryl
diphenhydramine... Antihystamine... Allergies
Cipro
ciprofloxacin... Antibiotic... UTI
drug of the week
brandname
generic name
classification
brand name
Motrin
ibuprofen
analgesic
Zoloft
brandname
Motrin
generic name
ibuprofen
6 terms
Drug of the week
Generic Name-
Brand Name-
Classification-
Use-
Cephalexin
Biocef, Keflex
Antibiotic
Joint injection and respiratory tract caused by E. Coli
Generic Name-
Cephalexin
Brand Name-
Biocef, Keflex
8 terms
Drug of the week
Generic Name
Brand names
classification
uses
Loratadine
Claritin, Loradamed, Alavert
Anti-histamine
Treating allergies
Generic Name
Loratadine
Brand names
Claritin, Loradamed, Alavert
8 terms
Drug of the week
Generic Name-
Brand Name-
Classification-
Use-
Cetirizine
Zyrtec
Antihistamine
To relief of allergic symptoms, seasonal allergic rhinitis, c…
Generic Name-
Cetirizine
Brand Name-
Zyrtec
11 terms
Drug of the week
Name
Brand
Classification
Uses
Guaifenesin
Mucinex
Expectorant
Relieves chest contestant
Name
Guaifenesin
Brand
Mucinex
5 terms
Drug of the week
Zovirax / acyclovir
Cipro / ciprofloxicin
Benadryl / diphenhydramine
lidocaine HCL/Xylocaine HCL
Anti Viral Shingles, Herpes, cold sores
Antibiotic. UTI Sinusitis Infectious diarrhea
Antihistamines, allergies
Anesthetic/ Antidysrhythmics, regional anesthetic, ventricula…
Zovirax / acyclovir
Anti Viral Shingles, Herpes, cold sores
Cipro / ciprofloxicin
Antibiotic. UTI Sinusitis Infectious diarrhea
9 terms
drug of the week
Brand
Generic
Class
Use
Keflex
cephalexin
Antibiotic
To treat bacterial infection, middle ear, upper respiratory t…
Brand
Keflex
Generic
cephalexin
8 terms
Drug of the week
Generic name
brand names
Classification
uses
Hydrocortisone
cortison-10, cortaid
anti-inflammatory
reduces inflation (associated with itching and irritation
Generic name
Hydrocortisone
brand names
cortison-10, cortaid
8 terms
Drug of the week
Brand Name-
Generic Name-
Classification-
Used-
Ambien
Zolpidem
sediative
It treat insomnia to help you fall sleep when you get ready t…
Brand Name-
Ambien
Generic Name-
Zolpidem
8 terms
drug of the week
Brand Name-
Generic Name-
Classification-
Use-
Nexium
Esomeprazole
Proton Pump Inhibitor
To treat symptoms of gastroesophageal
Brand Name-
Nexium
Generic Name-
Esomeprazole
8 terms
drug of the week
Generic Name-
Brand Name-
Classification-
Use-
Lansoprazole
Prevacid
Proton Pump Inhibitor
To treat and prevent stomach and intestinal ulcers
Generic Name-
Lansoprazole
Brand Name-
Prevacid
12 terms
Drug of the week
Hydrocodone/ Acetaminophen
Morphine
Nystatin
Fexofenodine
• Brand Name: Lortab, Vicodin... • Classification: Antitussive,…
• Brand Name: MS Contin, Roxanol... • Classifications: Opioid an…
Brand name: Mycostatin, Nilstat, Nystex... Classification: Antif…
Brand Names: Allegra... Classifications: antihistamine... Uses: rel…
Hydrocodone/ Acetaminophen
• Brand Name: Lortab, Vicodin... • Classification: Antitussive,…
Morphine
• Brand Name: MS Contin, Roxanol... • Classifications: Opioid an…
26 terms
Drug of the week
Generic
Brand
Classification
Uses
Lansoprazole
Prevacid
Antiulcer agent
Erosive esophagitis/ duodenal ulcers
Generic
Lansoprazole
Brand
Prevacid
8 terms
Drug of the Week
Generic Name
Brand Name
Classification
Uses
Sodium Chloride
Slo-Salt
Electrolyte Replacement
Fluid and electrolyte replacement in hyponatremia caused by e…
Generic Name
Sodium Chloride
Brand Name
Slo-Salt
Drug of the Day Week 4
Flonase
Xanax
Klonopin
Lotensin
Fluciatsone ... Cortecosteroid that prevents the release of subs…
Alprazolam... Benzodiasepine ... Used to treat anxiety disorders, p…
Clonazepam... Benzodiazepine... Anxiety... C-IV
Benazrepril... ACE inhibitor... Hypertension
Flonase
Fluciatsone ... Cortecosteroid that prevents the release of subs…
Xanax
Alprazolam... Benzodiasepine ... Used to treat anxiety disorders, p…
10 terms
Drug of the week- Week 7
Dyazide
Paxil
Suboxone
Vasotec
Generic: triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ)... Drug Clas…
Generic: paroxetine... Drug Class: SSRI... Indication: depression
Generic: buprenorphine and naloxone... Drug Class: opioid... Indica…
Generic: enalapril... Drug Class: ACE inhibitor... Indication: hype…
Dyazide
Generic: triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ)... Drug Clas…
Paxil
Generic: paroxetine... Drug Class: SSRI... Indication: depression
Drug of the Day Week 3
Prilosec
Desyrel
Diovan
Ultram
Omeprazole proton pump inhibitor that decreases the amount of…
Trazodone is an antidepressant that affects chemicals in the…
Valsartan is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prev…
Tramadol is a narcotic-like pain reliever... used to treat sever…
Prilosec
Omeprazole proton pump inhibitor that decreases the amount of…
Desyrel
Trazodone is an antidepressant that affects chemicals in the…
8 terms
drug of the week
generic name
brand name
classification
uses
Cetirizine
Zyrtec
anti-histamine
treating allergies
generic name
Cetirizine
brand name
Zyrtec
Drug of the Day Week 2
Lopressor
Lexapro
Zithromax
ProAir HFA
Metoprolol Tartrate is a beta blocker that affects the heart…
Escitalopram is an anti-depressant in a group of drugs called…
Azithromycin is a macrolide (antibiotic) that fights off bact…
Albuterol is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the air…
Lopressor
Metoprolol Tartrate is a beta blocker that affects the heart…
Lexapro
Escitalopram is an anti-depressant in a group of drugs called…
Drug of the Day week 6
Valium
OxyContin
Actonel
Folvite
Diazepam... Benzodiazepine... anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, and musc…
Oxycodone ... Opioid... Narcotic anaelgesics ... moderate to severe pa…
risedronate ... Bisphosphonates... to treat or prevent osteoporosis
Folic acid... B-vitamin... treats anemia, red blood cell formation
Valium
Diazepam... Benzodiazepine... anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, and musc…
OxyContin
Oxycodone ... Opioid... Narcotic anaelgesics ... moderate to severe pa…
Drug of the day Week 5
K-tab
Flexeril
Medrol
Concerta
Potassium chloride... mineral/electrolyte... prevents low potassium…
Cyclobenzaprine... Skeletal Muscle relaxant... treats skeletal musc…
Methylprednisolone ... Glucocortoids... treats inflammation
Methylphenidate... CNS stimulants ... treats ADD, ADHD, and narcole…
K-tab
Potassium chloride... mineral/electrolyte... prevents low potassium…
Flexeril
Cyclobenzaprine... Skeletal Muscle relaxant... treats skeletal musc…
23 terms
Drug of the week
Fentanyl
Carfentanil
Morphine
Hydrocodone
Brand Name: Actiq (lollipop), Duragesic (patch), Sublimaze (i…
Brand Name: Wildnil... DEA Schedule: II... Classification: Depressa…
Brand Name: Kadian, MS Contin, (Avinza, RMS, Roxanol, MSIR, O…
Brand Name: Zohydro ER... DEA Schedule: II... Classification: Depre…
Fentanyl
Brand Name: Actiq (lollipop), Duragesic (patch), Sublimaze (i…
Carfentanil
Brand Name: Wildnil... DEA Schedule: II... Classification: Depressa…
6 terms
Drug of the week
What is the generic name for this drug?
What are the brand names for this drug?
What is the classification?
What are the uses?
pseudoephedrine
Sudafed, Dimetapp
nasal decongestant
It relieves nasal congestion
What is the generic name for this drug?
pseudoephedrine
What are the brand names for this drug?
Sudafed, Dimetapp
8 terms
Drug Of Week
Generic Name-
Brand Name-
Classification-
Use-
Levothyroxine Sodium
Synthroid
Thyroid hormone replacement
Thyroid hormone replacement
Generic Name-
Levothyroxine Sodium
Brand Name-
Synthroid
9 terms
Drugs of the week
Generic Name-
Brand name-
Classification-
Use-
Ibuprofen
Advil, Genpril
A Nonsteroidal Anti- Inflammatory
To reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation
Generic Name-
Ibuprofen
Brand name-
Advil, Genpril
149 terms
Drugs of the Week
heparin therapeutic class
heparin pharm class
heparin indication
heparine action
anticoagulant
antithrombotics
prophylaxis and treatment of thromboembolic disorders
potentiates inhibitory effect of antithrombin on factor Xa an…
heparin therapeutic class
anticoagulant
heparin pharm class
antithrombotics
75 terms
Drugs of the week
given to decrease BP; CCB
SE: dysrhythmias, heart block, headach
anti-arrhythmic
SE: bradycardia, HA, AV Block
cardizem
cardizem
Amiodarone
Amiodarone
given to decrease BP; CCB
cardizem
SE: dysrhythmias, heart block, headach
cardizem
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