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281 terms
Drugs Classifications
5-alpha-reductase inhibitors
5-aminosalicylates
5HT3 receptor antagonists
ACE inhibitors; with calcium channel b…
5-Alpha-reductase inhibitors block the action of 5-alpha-redu…
Aminosalicylates are anti-inflammatory agents used to treat i…
Serotonin (5-HT3) receptor antagonists block the vomiting ref…
Medical conditions associated with ACE inhibitors with calciu…
5-alpha-reductase inhibitors
5-Alpha-reductase inhibitors block the action of 5-alpha-redu…
5-aminosalicylates
Aminosalicylates are anti-inflammatory agents used to treat i…
71 terms
Classifications Of Drugs
Analgesics ( Opioid)
Analgesics (Barbiturate)
Analgesics/Antipyretics
Anesthetics (Local)
USED: to manage moderate to severe pain... WORK: by altering per…
USED: to manage moderate to severe pain of tension headaches…
USED: to manage mild to moderate pain and to reduce fever... WOR…
USED: to produce local anesthetic through loss of feeling to…
Analgesics ( Opioid)
USED: to manage moderate to severe pain... WORK: by altering per…
Analgesics (Barbiturate)
USED: to manage moderate to severe pain of tension headaches…
8 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Stimulants
Depressants
Hallucinogens
Opiates
drugs that speed up the CNS, increasing alertness, heart rate…
drugs that slow down the CNS, decreasing alertness, heart rat…
drugs that distort messages being sent to the CNS. These drug…
drugs produced from the middle of the opium poppy. Ex./ opium…
Stimulants
drugs that speed up the CNS, increasing alertness, heart rate…
Depressants
drugs that slow down the CNS, decreasing alertness, heart rat…
24 terms
Drug Classifications
Nicotine
Beer
Wine
Amphetamines
Stimulant
Depressant
Depressant
Stimulants
Nicotine
Stimulant
Beer
Depressant
39 terms
Drugs/Classifications
Serevent
Foradil
Brovana
Arcapta
LABA
LABA
LABA
LABA
Serevent
LABA
Foradil
LABA
38 terms
Drugs & Classifications
Antibiotics
Penicillins
Cephalosporins
Fluoroquinolones (aka quinolones)
medications that have the ability to destroy or inhibit growt…
natural (or semisynthetic) antibiotics produced from a certai…
semisynthetic antibiotics that are resistant to beta-lactamas…
synthetic antibiotics used to treat broad spectrum of bacteri…
Antibiotics
medications that have the ability to destroy or inhibit growt…
Penicillins
natural (or semisynthetic) antibiotics produced from a certai…
9 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Antiemetic
Antifungal
Antidepressant
Anticonvulsant
A type of drug that is effective against vomiting and nausea,…
A type of drug that slows or kills the multiplication of fungi
A type of drug that elevates mood to treat depression
A type of drug that prevents seizures, reduces excessive stim…
Antiemetic
A type of drug that is effective against vomiting and nausea,…
Antifungal
A type of drug that slows or kills the multiplication of fungi
47 terms
Drugs and classifications
Amphetamine
Anorexiant
Analeptic
Respiratory stimulant
Amphetamine (Adderall)
Benzphetamine HCL (Didrex)
Caffeine citrate (Cafcit)
Doxapram HCL (Dopram)
Amphetamine
Amphetamine (Adderall)
Anorexiant
Benzphetamine HCL (Didrex)
52 terms
Drug Classifications
Analgesic
Anesthetic
Amtacid
Anti anxiety
Pain
Numb
Acid
Anxiety
Analgesic
Pain
Anesthetic
Numb
10 terms
Drugs and Classifications
allergic reactions
amoxicillin
schedule l
Flonase
Antihistamines are used to treat
A person with a bacterial infection is most likely to be pres…
Drugs with no accepted medical use are
Which of the following is a corticosteroid
allergic reactions
Antihistamines are used to treat
amoxicillin
A person with a bacterial infection is most likely to be pres…
18 terms
Drug Classifications
Steroids (anti-inflammatory)
IV Vancomycin
Anti-diabetics ( glipizide, glyburide,…
Anti-platelets (aspirin, clopidogrel,…
reduce inflammation in the lungs (asthma/COPD)... reduce reddene…
unique antibiotic that kills bacteria that cause infections,…
your blood sugar is above normal limits (>150). Stimulate pan…
prevent a stroke or myocardial infarction. Prevent platelets…
Steroids (anti-inflammatory)
reduce inflammation in the lungs (asthma/COPD)... reduce reddene…
IV Vancomycin
unique antibiotic that kills bacteria that cause infections,…
32 terms
DRUG CLASSIFICATIONS
ANALGESIC
ANESTHETIC
ANTACID
ANTIANXIETY
relieves pain without causing loss of consciousness... (apap, as…
produces numbness, either localized or generalized... (lidocaine…
neutralizes acid... (Mylanta, MOM)
relieves anxiety and muscle tension... (diazepam, alprazolam)
ANALGESIC
relieves pain without causing loss of consciousness... (apap, as…
ANESTHETIC
produces numbness, either localized or generalized... (lidocaine…
226 terms
Drug Classifications
Amoxil, Trimox
Zithromax, Zmax
Cipro
Keflex
Penicillin Antibiotic
Macrolide Antibiotic
Fluroquinolone Antibiotic
Cephalosporin Antibiotic
Amoxil, Trimox
Penicillin Antibiotic
Zithromax, Zmax
Macrolide Antibiotic
32 terms
Drug Classifications
Analgesic
Anesthetic
Antacid and acid reducer
Antibiotic
Relieves pain
Diminishes sensation
Relieves excess stomach acid
Combats infection
Analgesic
Relieves pain
Anesthetic
Diminishes sensation
65 terms
Drug Classifications
Adrenergic... - mimics activity of dopami…
Adrenergic Blocker... - lowers BP by stim…
Anesthetic... - produce loss of feeling o…
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) In…
Epinephrine (Adrenalin)... dopamine (Dobutamine)
metoprolol (Lopressor)... atenolol (Tenormin)... clonidine (Catapre…
xylocaine (Lidocaine)... bupivacaine (Marcaine)... ketamine (Ketalar)
captopril (Capoten)... lisinopril (Zestril)... ramipril (Altace)... qu…
Adrenergic... - mimics activity of dopami…
Epinephrine (Adrenalin)... dopamine (Dobutamine)
Adrenergic Blocker... - lowers BP by stim…
metoprolol (Lopressor)... atenolol (Tenormin)... clonidine (Catapre…
18 terms
DRUG CLASSIFICATIONS
narcotic analgesic/opioid analgesic
nonnarcotic analgesic
anti-rheumatics
anti-infectives
morphine-like drugs that relieve pain and cause central nervo…
relive pain without CNS depression
treat rheumatoid arthritis... examples: salicylates & NSAIDS
treat infection by killing the infectious agent or inhibiting…
narcotic analgesic/opioid analgesic
morphine-like drugs that relieve pain and cause central nervo…
nonnarcotic analgesic
relive pain without CNS depression
70 terms
Drug Classifications
anticholinergic
antiarrrhymic
anxiolytic
antianginal
3 d effect dry, decrease peristalsis, dilate pupil
regulate heart beat
decrease anxiety
treat angina, chest pain
anticholinergic
3 d effect dry, decrease peristalsis, dilate pupil
antiarrrhymic
regulate heart beat
18 terms
Drug Classifications
Heroin
Alcohol
PCP
Rohypnol
Narcotic
Depressant
Hallucinogen
Depressant
Heroin
Narcotic
Alcohol
Depressant
18 terms
Drugs classifications
Anti-Parkinsonian
Respiratory
Maternity
Diuretics
Benzatropine: Treats extrapyramidal symptoms.... Carbidopa/levod…
Theophylline: Monitor for tachycardia.
Oxytocin: Assess uterus for tetanic contraction (constant sta…
-Monitor potassium levels potassium wasting... Spironolactone: P…
Anti-Parkinsonian
Benzatropine: Treats extrapyramidal symptoms.... Carbidopa/levod…
Respiratory
Theophylline: Monitor for tachycardia.
46 terms
Drugs & Classifications
Acetazolamide (Diamox)
Baclofen (Lioresal)
Dantrolene (Dantrium)
Modafinil (Provigil)
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor... Antiepileptic--> adjuvant med
Centrally Acting Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Direct Acting Skeletal Muscle Relaxant... (acts directly on the…
CNS Stimulant
Acetazolamide (Diamox)
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor... Antiepileptic--> adjuvant med
Baclofen (Lioresal)
Centrally Acting Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
26 terms
Drugs Classifications
Antidepressants
Anti-Anxiety
Bipolar
Antipsychotics
1. Tricyclic (+1)... 2. MAO Inhibitors (+1)... 3. SSRI... 4. SNRI... 5. D…
1. Benzodiazepines (+5)... 2. Azapirones... 3. SSRI... 4. Beta-antagon…
1. Lithium... 2. 2nd generation Dopamine Antagonist ... 3. Gabapent…
1. High Potency... 2. Low Potency... 3. Atypical Antipsychotic agents
Antidepressants
1. Tricyclic (+1)... 2. MAO Inhibitors (+1)... 3. SSRI... 4. SNRI... 5. D…
Anti-Anxiety
1. Benzodiazepines (+5)... 2. Azapirones... 3. SSRI... 4. Beta-antagon…
16 terms
Drugs Classifications
prisolec
monopril
pseudoephedrine
codeine
proton pump inhibitor
ACE inhibitor
decongestant
narcotic antitussive
prisolec
proton pump inhibitor
monopril
ACE inhibitor
68 terms
Drugs Classifications
"dipine" drugs
"olol" drugs
"Pril" drugs
"Statin" Drugs
Calcium Channel Blocker
Beta Blockers
Ace Inhibitors
Antihyperlipidemics
"dipine" drugs
Calcium Channel Blocker
"olol" drugs
Beta Blockers
47 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Antidysrrhythnmics
Antiemetics
Antiflatulents
Antifungals
Used: to control or prevent cardiac dysrhythmias... work: decrea…
Used: To prevent or relieve nausea or vomiting... work: by depre…
Used: To relieve discomfort of excess gas... Work:By causing coa…
Used: To treat fungal infections... Work: by killing or inhibiti…
Antidysrrhythnmics
Used: to control or prevent cardiac dysrhythmias... work: decrea…
Antiemetics
Used: To prevent or relieve nausea or vomiting... work: by depre…
51 terms
Classifications and Drugs
Thiazides
Loop Diuretic
Potassium-Sparing Diuretic
Osmotic Agent
Hydrochlorothiazide
furosemide (Lasix)
spironolactone (Aldactone)
mannitol
Thiazides
Hydrochlorothiazide
Loop Diuretic
furosemide (Lasix)
14 terms
Drug Classifications
3 antiarrhythmic medications
3 antihypertensive medications
3 intravenous meds that can be used as…
2 lipid-lowering medications (to lower…
digoxin, propafenone, amiodarone
verapamil, nadolol, reserpine
Dopamine, norepinephrine, epinephrine
lovastatin, gemfibrozil
3 antiarrhythmic medications
digoxin, propafenone, amiodarone
3 antihypertensive medications
verapamil, nadolol, reserpine
34 terms
Drug Classifications
Analgesic
Anesthetic
Antacid
Antianxiety
Relieves pain without causing loss of consciousness (Tylenol,…
Produces lack of feeling. May be local or general. (Lidocaine…
Neutralizes acid (Tums, Mylanta, Milk of Magnesia)
Relieves anxiety and muscle tension (benzodiazepines (Valium)
Analgesic
Relieves pain without causing loss of consciousness (Tylenol,…
Anesthetic
Produces lack of feeling. May be local or general. (Lidocaine…
17 terms
Drugs and Classifications
sertraline (Zoloft)
fluoxetine (Prozac)
paroxetine (Paxil)
citalopram (Celexa)
SSRI
SSRI
SSRI
SSRI
sertraline (Zoloft)
SSRI
fluoxetine (Prozac)
SSRI
37 terms
Drugs and Classifications
Adrenergic/Sympathetic Agonist Drugs
Alpha - Blocker Meds
Beta-Blockers Function
Alpha-Blockers Function
Epinephrine (Adrenalin)... Norepinephrine (Levophed)... Ephedrine... P…
Prazosin (Minipress)
Reduce heart rate, contractility, and O2 demand
relaxes and smooths muscles, especially in prostatic tissure,…
Adrenergic/Sympathetic Agonist Drugs
Epinephrine (Adrenalin)... Norepinephrine (Levophed)... Ephedrine... P…
Alpha - Blocker Meds
Prazosin (Minipress)
Classifications Of Drugs
Analgesics
Antacids
Antianginal agents
Antianxiety agents
used to relieve pain (Tylenol)
Neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach (Milk of Magn…
promotes vasodilation hydrochloride (Nitroglycerin)
Act on subcortical areas of the brain to relieve symptoms of…
Analgesics
used to relieve pain (Tylenol)
Antacids
Neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach (Milk of Magn…
23 terms
Classifications of Drugs
analgesics
antacids
antianginal agents
antibiotics
used to relieve pain. ex: asprin
neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach. ex: magnesium
promote vasodilation hydrochloride. ex:nirtoglycerin
destroy the growth of mo. ex: penicillin
analgesics
used to relieve pain. ex: asprin
antacids
neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach. ex: magnesium
25 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Analgesics
Antianginal Agents
Antacids
Antianxiety Agents
-Used to relieve pain... -Morphine
-Promotes vasodilation hydrochloride
-Neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach... -Ranitidine
-Act on subcortical areas of the brain to relieve symptoms of…
Analgesics
-Used to relieve pain... -Morphine
Antianginal Agents
-Promotes vasodilation hydrochloride
Classifications of Drugs
Stimulants
Cannabis
Antidepressants
Depressants
Substances that increase or stimulate the normal activity of…
Exhibits combination of stimulant, depressant and hallucinoge…
Used for treatment if major depressive disorder
Psychoactive drugs which temporarily diminish normal function…
Stimulants
Substances that increase or stimulate the normal activity of…
Cannabis
Exhibits combination of stimulant, depressant and hallucinoge…
24 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Penicillins
Cephalosporins
Fluoroquinolones
Macrolides
Antibiotics | Used for the treatment of a broad spectrum of b…
Antibiotics | Used for the treatment of a broad spectrum of b…
Antibiotics | Used for the treatment of a broad spectrum of b…
Antibiotics | Used to treat pulmonary infections, Chlamydia,…
Penicillins
Antibiotics | Used for the treatment of a broad spectrum of b…
Cephalosporins
Antibiotics | Used for the treatment of a broad spectrum of b…
12 terms
Classifications of drugs
Analgesic
Anesthetic
Antacid
Antianemic
Relieves pain without causing loss of conciousness
Produces numbness
Neutralizes acid
Agent that replaces iron
Analgesic
Relieves pain without causing loss of conciousness
Anesthetic
Produces numbness
151 terms
DRUGS AND CLASSIFICATIONS
ARTHROTEC - diclofenac/misoprostol
CELEBREX - celecoxib
MOBICOX - meloxicam
METADOL - methadone
NSAID/cytoprotective
COX-2 inhibitor
COX-2 inhibitor
addiction therapy/narcotic analgesic
ARTHROTEC - diclofenac/misoprostol
NSAID/cytoprotective
CELEBREX - celecoxib
COX-2 inhibitor
Classifications of drugs
Antitussive ... Relieves cough
Anti Ulcer ... Blocks hydrochloric acids
Antiviral ... Fights a specific virus
Bronchodilator ... Dilates the Bronchi
Codeine ( pertussin,romilar )
Tagamet, Zantac, Prilosec
Zovirax, Retrovir, Denavir
Isoproterenol, Proventil
Antitussive ... Relieves cough
Codeine ( pertussin,romilar )
Anti Ulcer ... Blocks hydrochloric acids
Tagamet, Zantac, Prilosec
13 terms
classifications of drugs
adrenergic blocking agents
adrenergics
analgesics
antacids
affect alpha receptors of adrenergic nerves... ex. metroprolol t…
mimic the activity of the sympathetic nervous system... ex. epin…
used to relieve pain... ex. aspirin, acetaminophen (Tylenol), co…
neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach... ex. magnesium…
adrenergic blocking agents
affect alpha receptors of adrenergic nerves... ex. metroprolol t…
adrenergics
mimic the activity of the sympathetic nervous system... ex. epin…
39 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Adrenergic blocked agents
Adrenergics
Analgesics
Antacids
Affect the alpha receptors of adrenergic nerves
Mimic the activity of the sympathetic nervous systen
Used to relieve pain
Neutralize or reduce the acidity of the stomach
Adrenergic blocked agents
Affect the alpha receptors of adrenergic nerves
Adrenergics
Mimic the activity of the sympathetic nervous systen
66 terms
classifications of drugs
analgesics (opioid)
analgesic (barbituates)
analgesic/antipyretics
anesthetics/local
by altering perception of and response to painful stimuli
by relieving pain and relaxing muscle contractions
by relieving pain and reducing fever
bby preventing initiation and conduction of normal nerve impu…
analgesics (opioid)
by altering perception of and response to painful stimuli
analgesic (barbituates)
by relieving pain and relaxing muscle contractions
24 terms
Classifications of drugs
Analgesics
Antipyretics
Antianxiety Agents
Anticoagulants
used to manage pain
relieves/ reduces fever
used to treat anxiety
blood thinner
Analgesics
used to manage pain
Antipyretics
relieves/ reduces fever
16 terms
Drug Classifications
drug classifications
depressants
stimulants
alcohol
drugs are classified by actions and/or effects that they have…
slows down actions of the central nervous system
speeds up actions of the central nervous system
a depressant
drug classifications
drugs are classified by actions and/or effects that they have…
depressants
slows down actions of the central nervous system
18 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Antibiotic
Anticoagulant
Anticonvulsant
Antidepressant
A drug that inhibits growth of
A drug that inhibits blood clotting
A drug that suppresses convulsions
A drug that elevates the mood
Antibiotic
A drug that inhibits growth of
Anticoagulant
A drug that inhibits blood clotting
11 terms
Classifications of drugs
addiction
psychoactive drugs
cross tolerance
reverse tolerance
compulsive use of alcohol or drugs regardless of consequences
natural or synthetic chemicals that affect thinking feeling a…
refers to accompanying tolerance to other drugs from the same…
refers to a condition in which smaller quantities of a drug p…
addiction
compulsive use of alcohol or drugs regardless of consequences
psychoactive drugs
natural or synthetic chemicals that affect thinking feeling a…
30 terms
Classifications of Drugs
Date Rape Drugs
Xanax (Treats . . .)
Comes from Opium plant
Associated with tripping / flashbacks
GHB and Rohypnol
Treats insomnia, anxiety, and panic attacks
Narcotics
LSD (Hallucinogen)
Date Rape Drugs
GHB and Rohypnol
Xanax (Treats . . .)
Treats insomnia, anxiety, and panic attacks
26 terms
Drug classifications
Racemic epinephrine
Albuterol
Levalbuterol
Metaproterenol
alpha-adrenergic; (mucosal vasoconstrictor); USABA
SABA
SABA
SABA
Racemic epinephrine
alpha-adrenergic; (mucosal vasoconstrictor); USABA
Albuterol
SABA
17 terms
Classifications of drugs
Adrenergic
Anesthetic
Anti-anxiety
Antibiotics
Constricts lumen of a vessel ex. Epinephrine
Dreams about inability to feel pain example lidocaine
Reduces anxiety example Ativan
Kills pathogen example amoxicillin
Adrenergic
Constricts lumen of a vessel ex. Epinephrine
Anesthetic
Dreams about inability to feel pain example lidocaine
38 terms
Drug Classifications
albuterol
atrovent
terbutaline
epinephrine
beta-2 sympathomimetic
parasympatholytic
beta-2 sympathomimetic
non-selective sympathomimetic
albuterol
beta-2 sympathomimetic
atrovent
parasympatholytic
35 terms
DRUG CLASSIFICATIONS
ACE Inhibitor... Angiotension-Converting…
AMINOGLYCOSIDES or MACROLIDES
ANALGESIC
ANESTHETIC
Inhibits conversion of angiotension I to angiotension II, a p…
a group of antibiotics that treat bacterial infections... (genta…
relieves pain without causing loss of consciousness... (apap, as…
produces numbness, either localized or generalized... (lidocaine…
ACE Inhibitor... Angiotension-Converting…
Inhibits conversion of angiotension I to angiotension II, a p…
AMINOGLYCOSIDES or MACROLIDES
a group of antibiotics that treat bacterial infections... (genta…
58 terms
Drug Classifications
analgesic
anesthetic
Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) in…
antacid
relieves pain (Tylenol/acetaminophen, Bayer/aspirin, Motrin o…
produces lack of feeling may be local or general (LOCAL: Novo…
lowers the blood pressure by blocking the conversion of Angio…
neutralizes acid (Amphojel, Gelusil, Mylanta, Milk of Magnesia)
analgesic
relieves pain (Tylenol/acetaminophen, Bayer/aspirin, Motrin o…
anesthetic
produces lack of feeling may be local or general (LOCAL: Novo…
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