Pharmacology

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Pharmacology
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2011-11-27 02:58:41
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Medication Classification Quiz
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  1. Anti-Alzheimer's Agents - Actions
    Increase the amount of acetylcholine in the central nervous system to manage Alzheimer's
  2. Anti-Alzheimer's Agents - Drug Name
    • Trade - Aricept, Razadyne
    • Generic - donepezil, galantamine
  3. Antianginel - Action
    • To treat angina pectoris
    • A. Nitrates dilate coronary arteries
    • B. Calcium channel blockers dilate
    • C. Beta blockers decrease myocardial oxygen consumption
  4. Antianginel - Drug Name
    • Trade - Tenormin, Cardizem, Imdur
    • Generic - atenolol, diltiazem, isosorbide dinitrate
  5. Antianxiety - Action
    • Used in management of various forms of anxiety.
    • Benzodiazepines for short - term and intermittent use.
  6. Antianxiety - Drug Name
    • Trade - Xanax, Valium, Ativan
    • Generic - alprazolam, diazepam, lorazepam
  7. Antiarrhythmics - Action
    To correct cardiac arrhythmias
  8. Antiarrhythmics - Drug Names
    • Trade - Lidocaine, Cordarone, Lanoxin
    • Generic - lidocaine, amiodarone, digoxin
  9. Antiasthmetics - Action
    • Manage acute and chronic episodes of broncho constriction.
    • A. Broncho dilators
    • B. Corticosteroids
    • C. Leukotriene antagonists
  10. Antiasthmetics - Drug Name
    • Trade - Ventolin, Cortisone, Accolate
    • Generic - albuterol, hydrocortisone, zafirlukast
  11. Anticoagulants - Action
    Prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disorders - prevent clot extension and formation
  12. Anticoagulants - Drug Name
    • Trade - Coumadin, Heparin
    • Generic - waefarin, heparin
  13. Anticonvulsants - Action
    • To decrease the incidence and severity of seizures.
    • Types:
    • A. Barbotirates
    • B. Benzodiazepines
    • C. Hydantoins
  14. Anticonvulsants - Drug Name
    • Trade - Luminal, Klonopin, Valium, Dilantin
    • Generic - phenobarbital, clonazepam, diazepan, phenytion
  15. Antidepressant - Action
    • Use in the treatment of carious forms of depression.
    • A. Selective Serotonine Reuptake inibitors (SSRIs)
    • B. Monoamine Oxidate Inhibitors (MAOIs)
    • C. Tri-Cyclic Antidepressants
  16. Antidepressant - Drug Name
    • Trade - Prozac, Lexapro, Nardil, Elavil, Sinequan
    • Generic - fluoxetine, es citalopram, phenelzine, amitriptyline, doxepin
  17. Anti-diabetics Action
    • A. Insulin is used in the management of type 1 Diabetes Mellitus to lower blood sugar.
    • B. Oral hypoglycemic is used in the management of type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
  18. Anti- Diabetics Drug Name
    • Trade: Lantus, Humulin R, Glucophage
    • Generic: insulin glargine, regular insulin, metformin
  19. Antiemetics action
    To manage nausea and vomiting of many causes.
  20. Antiemetics Drug Name
    • Trade: Promethacon, Reglan
    • Generic: promethazine, meraclopramide
  21. anti histamine action
    Relief symptoms associated with allergies and in adjunction therapy in anaphylatic shock
  22. Antihistamine Drug Name
    • Trade: Benadryl, Antivert
    • Generic: diphenhydramine, meclizine
  23. Antihypertensives Action
    Treatment of essential hypertension
  24. Antihypertensives Drug Names
    • Trade: Lotensin, Capoten, Vasotec, Zestril
    • Generic: benazepril, captopril, enalapril, lisinopril
  25. Anti psychotic Action
    Treats and maintains therapy for psychotic disorders.
  26. Anti psychotic Drug Names
    • Trade: Thorazine, Haldol, Seroquel
    • Generic: chlorpromazine, haloperidol, quetiapine

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