Study sets matching "drug uses"

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82 terms
Drug uses
Premarin/conjugated estrogens
Trimox/amoxicillin
Synthroid/Levothyroxine
Lanoxin/digoxin
Treats menopausal symptoms
Treats bacterial infections
Treats hypothyroidism, cretinism, myxedema coma
Atrial fibrillation, heart failure
Premarin/conjugated estrogens
Treats menopausal symptoms
Trimox/amoxicillin
Treats bacterial infections
19 terms
Drug Uses
to prevent and treat venous thrombosis…
to prevent, cure, or alleviate depress…
to manage hypertension
to manage hypertension
Coumadin/warafin
Cymbalta/duloxetine
Catapres/clonidine
Accupril/quinapril
to prevent and treat venous thrombosis…
Coumadin/warafin
to prevent, cure, or alleviate depress…
Cymbalta/duloxetine
Drug Uses
contraception
health maintenance
diagnostic
Palliative
to prevent pregnancy
manage a condition or promote well being. promote health
chemical substances that are used to monitor/diagnosis a cond…
meds to promote comfort or improve quality of life. they are…
contraception
to prevent pregnancy
health maintenance
manage a condition or promote well being. promote health
9 terms
drug uses
cocaine uses
ampehetamine uses
chloral hydrate uses
barbituate uses
local anesthetic
weight control, hyperactivity, narcolepsy
hypnotic
anethetic, anticonvulsant, sedative, hypnotic
cocaine uses
local anesthetic
ampehetamine uses
weight control, hyperactivity, narcolepsy
5 terms
Theories of Drug Use
Psychoanalytic Theory
Existential Theory
Adlerian Theory
Sociological Perspective
drug use is caused by unresolved childhood conflicts
drug use may be viewed as self-treatment for internal distress
drug use focuses on the perceived inferiority complex of the…
drug use is due to failures in humanity
Psychoanalytic Theory
drug use is caused by unresolved childhood conflicts
Existential Theory
drug use may be viewed as self-treatment for internal distress
Drug Uses
bethanechol
pilocarpine
atropine
glycopyrrolate
used to increase bladder contractility
of particular use in the eye to decrease intraocular pressure
classical agent, crosses the blood brain barrier
general muscarinic antagonist that does not cross the blood b…
bethanechol
used to increase bladder contractility
pilocarpine
of particular use in the eye to decrease intraocular pressure
56 terms
Drug Uses
Muscle spasms
High Cholesterol
Hyperthyroidism, cretinism, myxedema c…
Bacterial, lung, sinus, skin, and urin…
Flexeril/Cyclobenzaprine
Zocor/Simvastatin
Synthroid/Levothyroxine
Levaquin/Levofloxacin
Muscle spasms
Flexeril/Cyclobenzaprine
High Cholesterol
Zocor/Simvastatin
26 terms
drug uses
Aspirin
Ibuprofen
Ketorolac
Misoprostol
- Salicylate... - USE: treatment of fever, pain, inflammatory co…
- NSAID... - treatment of pain, arthritis, dysmenorrhea
- NSAID... - moderate to severe pain; ocular itching
- NSAID... - counter GI side effects of NSAIDs... - prevent gastric…
Aspirin
- Salicylate... - USE: treatment of fever, pain, inflammatory co…
Ibuprofen
- NSAID... - treatment of pain, arthritis, dysmenorrhea
10 terms
Drug uses
(Atorvastatin)... uh-tore-vah-staten
(Levothyroxine)... lee-vo-thy-rox-seen
(Lisinopril) ... lah-sena-prill
(Omeprazole)... oh-meh-pra-zol
High cholesterol
Hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone) and goiter (enlarged thy…
Hypertension (High Blood pressure) and CHF (congestive Heart…
GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)
(Atorvastatin)... uh-tore-vah-staten
High cholesterol
(Levothyroxine)... lee-vo-thy-rox-seen
Hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone) and goiter (enlarged thy…
32 terms
Drug uses
Botulinum toxin
Neostigmine
Pyridostigmine
Physostigmine
Unmask Lambert-Eaton. Paralyze focal dystonia
Treat MG, reverse NMJ blockade post-op
MG, orthostatic hypotension, curariform toxicity
Reverse atropine poisoning (crosses BBB)
Botulinum toxin
Unmask Lambert-Eaton. Paralyze focal dystonia
Neostigmine
Treat MG, reverse NMJ blockade post-op
drug uses
eylea
macugen
lucentis
Avastin
(afibercept) DR
DR
DR
DR
eylea
(afibercept) DR
macugen
DR
14 terms
Drug Uses
Lasix
Cymbalta
Prednisone
Synthroid
diuretic
antianxiety/depressant
anti inflammatory
hormone replacement
Lasix
diuretic
Cymbalta
antianxiety/depressant
Drug Uses
Cephalosporins (1st gen)
Cephalosporins (2nd gen)
Cephalosporins (3rd gen)
Glycopeptides
Good coverage against G+ infections
Smaller G+ coverage, greater G- coverage
Good G- coverage (except Pseudomonas), smaller G+ coverage
Oral drug of choice for C. difficile
Cephalosporins (1st gen)
Good coverage against G+ infections
Cephalosporins (2nd gen)
Smaller G+ coverage, greater G- coverage
37 terms
Drug uses
Acepromazine
Apomorphine
Atipamezole
Atropine
sedative, antiemetic
emetic
metetomidine reversal
anticholinergic
Acepromazine
sedative, antiemetic
Apomorphine
emetic
Drug uses
Limited treatment of glaucoma. ... If sys…
Resistant to hydrolysis ... Used topicall…
Used in pulmonary function testing in…
restant to rapid hydrolysis ... used to s…
ACH
Carbachol
Methacholine
Bethanechol
Limited treatment of glaucoma. ... If sys…
ACH
Resistant to hydrolysis ... Used topicall…
Carbachol
45 terms
Drug uses
acepromazine
activated charcoal
aluminum hydroxide
aminopentamide
Antiemetic; Phenothiazine Derivatives; inhibits dopamine, can…
Given in poisoning cases when vomiting is contradicted; absor…
Ulcer Stopping; Antacid; Neutralizes HCl; does not coat ulcer…
Antiemetic; Anticholinergics; block acetylcholine peripherall…
acepromazine
Antiemetic; Phenothiazine Derivatives; inhibits dopamine, can…
activated charcoal
Given in poisoning cases when vomiting is contradicted; absor…
22 terms
Drug Uses
Protease Inhibitor
Integrase inhibitor
NNRTI
NRTI
Treat HIV-1 AND HIV-2
treatment of resistant HIV-1
treatment of HIV-1
treament of HIV-1
Protease Inhibitor
Treat HIV-1 AND HIV-2
Integrase inhibitor
treatment of resistant HIV-1
42 terms
drug uses
Lipitor
Atorvastatin
Milk of Magnesia
Magnesium hydroxide
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Constipation... Hyperacidity
Constipation... Hyperacidity
Lipitor
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Atorvastatin
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Drug Uses
Sulf___
Trimethoprim
Polytrim
Pyrimethamine
Used to be usedfor blepharitis and conjunctivitis but rarely…
Gram + except pseudomonas
Trimethoprim and Polymyxin B--> broad spectrum; safe on 2 mon…
orally for toxoplasmosis infections of the eye
Sulf___
Used to be usedfor blepharitis and conjunctivitis but rarely…
Trimethoprim
Gram + except pseudomonas
102 terms
Drug Uses
Bethanechol
Pilocarpine
Physostigmine
Ecothiopate
Glaucoma
Bladder emptying
Alzheimer's/Glaucoma
Insecticides/nerve gas
Bethanechol
Glaucoma
Pilocarpine
Bladder emptying
22 terms
Drug Uses
Protease Inhibitor
Integrase inhibitor
NNRTI
NRTI
Treat HIV-1 AND HIV-2
treatment of resistant HIV-1
treatment of HIV-1
treament of HIV-1
Protease Inhibitor
Treat HIV-1 AND HIV-2
Integrase inhibitor
treatment of resistant HIV-1
Drug Uses
Albuterol, Levalbuterol
Fluticasone, Budesonide, Beclomethasone
Mometasone
Methylprednisone, Prednisone
bronchospasm relief
maintenance treatment of asthma/COPD
allergic nasal symptoms
allergic/inflammatory diseases
Albuterol, Levalbuterol
bronchospasm relief
Fluticasone, Budesonide, Beclomethasone
maintenance treatment of asthma/COPD
61 terms
Drug uses
Uses: Antipyretic, anti-inflammatory a…
Uses: Prophylaxis of transplant reject…
Uses: Broad spectrum, drug of choice f…
Uses: Broad spectrum against gram posi…
NSAIDS ... Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil)
Immunosuppressant... Cyclosporine (Sandimmune)
Tricyclic Glycopeptides... Vancomycin (Vancocin)
Tetracyclines... Tetracycline... Doxycycline
Uses: Antipyretic, anti-inflammatory a…
NSAIDS ... Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil)
Uses: Prophylaxis of transplant reject…
Immunosuppressant... Cyclosporine (Sandimmune)
Drug uses
Percocet,tylox-oxycodone,ancetaminophen
Plavix-Clopidogrel
Prednisone
Premarin
Cronic pain
Prevent heart at ticks and strokes within persons with heart…
Reduces inflammation
Hormone replacement therapy
Percocet,tylox-oxycodone,ancetaminophen
Cronic pain
Plavix-Clopidogrel
Prevent heart at ticks and strokes within persons with heart…
50 terms
Drug Uses
Clindamycin
Cefdinir
Losartan
Ramipril
antibiotic
antibiotic
blood pressure
blood pressure
Clindamycin
antibiotic
Cefdinir
antibiotic
85 terms
drug uses
Salbutamol
Epinephrin
Isoprenaline
Clonidine
Asthma
Asthma
Asthma
Hypertension
Salbutamol
Asthma
Epinephrin
Asthma
51 terms
Drug Uses
Synthroid (underactive thyroid)
K-Dur (low potassium-hypokalemia)
Fosamax (osteoporosis treatment/preven…
Boniva (osteoporosis treatment/prevent…
levothyroxine
potassium chloride
alendronate
ibandronate
Synthroid (underactive thyroid)
levothyroxine
K-Dur (low potassium-hypokalemia)
potassium chloride
Drug uses
Lipitor
Atorvastatin
Milk of Magnesia
Magnesium hydroxide
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
constipation... symptoms of hyperacidity... -heartburn ... -acid indig…
constipation... symptoms of hyperacidity... -heartburn ... -acid indig…
Lipitor
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
Atorvastatin
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
drug uses..
Lipitor
Atorvastatin
Milk of Magnesia
Magnesium hydroxide
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Constipation... Hyperacidity
Constipation... Hyperacidity
Lipitor
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
Atorvastatin
Prevent cardiovascular disease... Reduce risk of MI and Stroke... R…
80 terms
Drug uses
Ortho Tri Cyclen; Norgestimate/ethinyl…
Flomax; Tamsulosin
Celebrex; Celecoxib
Viagra; Sildenafil citrate
Birth control
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis
Impotency, erectile dysfunction
Ortho Tri Cyclen; Norgestimate/ethinyl…
Birth control
Flomax; Tamsulosin
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
42 terms
Drug uses
Lipitor
Atorvastatin
Milk of Magnesia
Magnesium hydroxide
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
constipation... symptoms of hyperacidity... -heartburn ... -acid indig…
constipation... symptoms of hyperacidity... -heartburn ... -acid indig…
Lipitor
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
Atorvastatin
Cardiovascular disease in high risk patients... Prevent stroke a…
Hormone Drug Uses
Tx diabetes mellitus
TxDiverse mellitus
Tx Diabetes mellitus
Tax Diabetes mellitus
Insulin reg uses
Insulin nph uses
Insulin Lente
Insulin pzi uses
Tx diabetes mellitus
Insulin reg uses
TxDiverse mellitus
Insulin nph uses
DRUG NAMES AND USES
ADVAIR
ARICEPT
SYNTHROID... LEVOXYL... LEVOTHROID... UNITHROID
NASONEX
FLUTICASONE/SALMETEROL... (ASTHMA)
DONEPEZIL... (ALZHEIMER'S & DEMENTIA)
LEVOTHYROXINE... (THYROID)
MOMETASONE FUROATE... (ALLERGIES, NASAL SPRAY,STEROID)
ADVAIR
FLUTICASONE/SALMETEROL... (ASTHMA)
ARICEPT
DONEPEZIL... (ALZHEIMER'S & DEMENTIA)
56 terms
drug uses
-amoxicillin
-ciproflozacin
sulfamethozazole/trimethoprim
-cephalexin
antibiotic
antibiotic
antibiotic
antibiotic
-amoxicillin
antibiotic
-ciproflozacin
antibiotic
Blood And Urine Drug Uses
Small animals: ... Congestive heart failu…
Congestive heart failure
Congestive heart failure
Hypertension, pulmonary edema
Furosemide uses
Hydrocholorthiazide uses
Spironolactone uses
Enalapril uses
Small animals: ... Congestive heart failu…
Furosemide uses
Congestive heart failure
Hydrocholorthiazide uses
Psych Drugs drug uses
Fluoxetine
Busipirone
Duloxetine
Diazepam
Depression, OCD, eating disorders
Long term management of anti anxiety
Depression, anxiety, neuropathy, fibromyalgia
Anxiety, acute alcohol withdrawal
Fluoxetine
Depression, OCD, eating disorders
Busipirone
Long term management of anti anxiety
Drug Uses
Bethanechol
Pilocarpine
Methacholine
Carbachol
- AChE resistant... - M2 > M3... 1. Postoperative ileus... 2. Congeni…
- partial agonist... - M3 = M1 > M2... 1. Constricts pupil... 2. Glau…
Challenge test for asthma
Glaucoma
Bethanechol
- AChE resistant... - M2 > M3... 1. Postoperative ileus... 2. Congeni…
Pilocarpine
- partial agonist... - M3 = M1 > M2... 1. Constricts pupil... 2. Glau…
Drug uses
Temazepam
Olmesartan/HCTZ
Lamotrigine
Atomexetine
Insomnia
High blood pressure
Epilepsy; seizures
Depression
Temazepam
Insomnia
Olmesartan/HCTZ
High blood pressure
12 terms
Drug uses
Narcotizing fascistitis
Diabetic Ulcers
Animal Bites
Staph and never....
Penicillin + Clindamycin
Vanco +/- Ceftriaxone
Amoxicillin/Clav
FQ! One step resistance!
Narcotizing fascistitis
Penicillin + Clindamycin
Diabetic Ulcers
Vanco +/- Ceftriaxone
9 terms
Drug uses
Furosemide (Lasix)
Ondansetron (Zofran)
Prednisone (Deltasone)
Nystatin (Mycostatin)
Edema due to heart failure. Hypertension.
Post operative nausea and vomiting
Used in inflammatory allergic hematologic neoplastic and auto…
Local treatment of orpharyngeal candidiasis... Treatment of int…
Furosemide (Lasix)
Edema due to heart failure. Hypertension.
Ondansetron (Zofran)
Post operative nausea and vomiting
Drug uses
allopurinol
alprazolam
azithromycin
bupropion
prevention of attack of gouty arthritis
anxiety disorder
infections
antidepressant, smoking deterrant
allopurinol
prevention of attack of gouty arthritis
alprazolam
anxiety disorder
21 terms
Drug Uses
Depression (3)
Improve brain function (1)
Control muscle tone (1)
Reduce IOP (1)
Fluoxetine/Trimipramine/Phenelzine
Pyridostigmine
Pyridostigmine
Dorzolamide
Depression (3)
Fluoxetine/Trimipramine/Phenelzine
Improve brain function (1)
Pyridostigmine
200 terms
Drug Uses
Celexa (citalopram)
Crestor (rosuvastatin)
Advair (fluticasone + salmeterol)
Desyrel (trazodone)
anti-depressant
cholesterol
short term asthma treatment
anti-depressant
Celexa (citalopram)
anti-depressant
Crestor (rosuvastatin)
cholesterol
50 terms
Drug/uses
Prednisone
Montelukast
Alprazolam
Celecoxib
Deltasone-Allergic reaction
Singular- Allergies/asthma
Xanax- anxiety
Celebrex- arthritis
Prednisone
Deltasone-Allergic reaction
Montelukast
Singular- Allergies/asthma
drugs and uses
abilify
acetaminophen
acyclovir
adderall
schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression
pain reliever, fever reducer
treat infections of herpes virus
narcolepsy, ADHD
abilify
schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression
acetaminophen
pain reliever, fever reducer
47 terms
Drugs, Drug Class, Uses
What is Dextromethorphan (DXM)?
Name one common DXM drug
What is Drixoral?
What is Marinol?
(Caffeine/OTC Lecture)... It's an OTC cough medicine that is com…
(Caffeine/OTC Lecture)... Robitussin
(Caffeine/OTC Lecture)... Active ingredient: Pseudoephedrine... Use…
(Marijuana Lecture)... Active ingredient: Dronabinol... Use: Oral s…
What is Dextromethorphan (DXM)?
(Caffeine/OTC Lecture)... It's an OTC cough medicine that is com…
Name one common DXM drug
(Caffeine/OTC Lecture)... Robitussin
111 terms
Drugs and Uses
Crestor
Lipitor
Lopid
Niacin
Cholesterol
Cholesterol
Cholesterol
Cholesterol
Crestor
Cholesterol
Lipitor
Cholesterol
26 terms
Drug uses
Digoxin treats...
Warfarin treats.....
Frusemide treats.....
Metoprolol treats.....
Used for CCF ( congestive heart failure ) , A/F atrial fibril…
Used for preventing blood clots which may cause vein blockage…
Used to treat oedema in people with CHF ( congestive heart fa…
Used to treat hypertension ( high blood pressure) and angina…
Digoxin treats...
Used for CCF ( congestive heart failure ) , A/F atrial fibril…
Warfarin treats.....
Used for preventing blood clots which may cause vein blockage…
6 terms
Comparing Drug Uses
Drugs that have no medical uses
anesthetic drugs
analgesic drugs
Anticonvulsant drugs
Hashish, MDMA (ecstasy/STP), Mescaline (peyote), psilocybin,…
Cocaine (local), benzodiazepines, phencyclidine, and barbitur…
Opium, morphine, codeine, methadone, and other opioids
Barbiturates and benzodiazepines
Drugs that have no medical uses
Hashish, MDMA (ecstasy/STP), Mescaline (peyote), psilocybin,…
anesthetic drugs
Cocaine (local), benzodiazepines, phencyclidine, and barbitur…
40 terms
Drug Use
Fermentation
opium poppy
opium
Cannabis sative
a combustive process in which yeasts interact with sugars in…
a plant cultivated for centuries, primarily in Eurasia, for a…
a narcotic that acts as a CNS depressant
Indian hemp plant popularly known as ______
Fermentation
a combustive process in which yeasts interact with sugars in…
opium poppy
a plant cultivated for centuries, primarily in Eurasia, for a…
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