Drug Name Prefix/Suffix Key

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Drug Name Prefix/Suffix Key
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2012-04-01 14:02:02
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  1. Ceph-/ Cef-
    antiinfectives/ antibiotics (cephalosporins)
  2. Vir-/ Flu-
    antiinfectives/ antivirals
  3. Ortho-
    contaceptive
  4. Flex-
    muscle relaxant
  5. -caine/ -cain
    anestheic
  6. -cef/ -sef
    antiinfectives/ antibiotics (cephalosporins)
  7. -cillin
    antiinfectives/ antibiotics (penicillins)
  8. -cort/ -sone/ -lone
    inflammation (corticosteroids)
  9. -fen/ -phen/ -done
    NSAID/ analgesic (narcotic)/ muscle relaxant
  10. -flex
    muscle relaxant
  11. -lax/ -lac
    laxative
  12. -lol
    blood pressure (beta blockers)
  13. -mune/ -imus
    immune system drugs (immunosuppressives, immune globulin)
  14. -mycin/ 0micin/ -acin/ -oxin/ -cycline/ -mide
    antiinfectives/ antibiotics (macrolides, lincosamides, aminoglycosides, quinolones, tetracyclines)/ antineoplastics
  15. -pam/ -lam
    sleep/ sedation (sedative hypnotics)
  16. -pine
    blood pressure (calcium channel blockers)
  17. -pril
    blood pressure (ACE inhibitors)
  18. -roid
    hormone (thyroid, androgen)
  19. -statin
    cholesterol (antihyperlipidemics)/ antifungal
  20. -stim
    blood cell production (colony-stimulating factors)
  21. -tan
    anti-migraine
  22. -trope/ -tropin
    growth hormones
  23. -vent/ -pent/ -air/ -aire/ -terol
    asthma (bronchodilators)
  24. -vir/ -flu
    antiinfectives/ antivirals
  25. -zine
    antipsychotics/ sedation/ anti-emetic
  26. -zole
    proton pump inhibitors
  27. -zole/ -rox/ -nox/ -mox
    antifungal/ anthelmintics/ antibiotics

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