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  1. HCTZ
    • hydrochlorothiazide
    • thiazide diuretic
    • hypertension
  2. hydrochlorothiazide
    • HCTZ
    • thiazide diuretic
    • hypertension
  3. thiazide diuretic
    • HCTZ
    • hydrochlorothiazide
    • hypertension
  4. Adalat
    • nifedipine
    • CA channel
    • blocker hypertension
  5. nifedipine
    • adalat
    • CA channel blocker
    • hypertension
  6. Vasotec
    • enalapril
    • ACE inhibitor
    • hypertension
  7. enalapril
    • Vasotec
    • ACE inhibitor
    • hypertension
  8. Lipitor
    • atorvastatin
    • Statin cholesterol reducer
    • For reduction of LDL cholesterol
  9. atorvastatin
    • Lipitor
    • Statin cholesterol reducer
    • For reduction of LDL cholesterol
  10. Lopid
    • gemfibrozil
    • Fibric-acid cholesterol reducer
    • For reduction of triglycerides (VLDL)
  11. gemfibrozil
    • gemfibrozil
    • Fibric-acid cholesterol reducer
    • For reduction of triglycerides (VLDL)
  12. Nitrostat
    • nitroglycerine
    • Organic nitrate
    • Venous vasodilation
  13. nitroglycerine
    Organic nitrate Venous vasodilation
    • Nitrostat
    • Organic nitrate
    • Venous vasodilation
  14. Tonormin
    • atenolol
    • Beta blocker
    • Slows heart rate and reduces contractitlity
  15. atenolol
    • Tonormin
    • Beta blocker
    • Slows heart rate and reduces contractitlity
  16. Cardizem
    • diltiazem
    • CA channel blocker
    • Relax arteriolar smooth muscle, dilate coronary arteries
  17. diltiazem
    • Cardizem
    • CA channel blocker
    • Relax arteriolar smooth muscle, dilate coronary arteries
  18. Zestril
    • lisinopril
    • ACE inhibitor
    • Reduces preload and afterload
  19. lisinopril
    • Zestril
    • ACE inhibitor
    • Reduces preload and afterload
  20. Lanoxin
    • digoxin
    • Cardiac glycoside
    • Slows and strengthens heart rate
  21. digoxin
    • Lanoxin
    • Cardiac glycoside
    • Slows and strengthens heart rate
  22. Hepalean
    • heparin
    • Anticoagulant
    • To prevent clotting
  23. heparin
    • Hepalean
    • Anticoagulant
    • To prevent clotting
  24. Coumadin
    • warfarin
    • anticoagulant
    • To prevent clotting
  25. warfarin
    • Coumadin
    • anticoagulant
    • To prevent clotting
  26. Plavix
    • clopidogrel
    • Antiplatelet agent
    • Interferes with platelet function – specifically aggregation
  27. clopidogrel
    • Plavix
    • Antiplatelet agent
    • Interferes with platelet function – specifically aggregation
  28. Eprex
    • epoetin alfa
    • Hematopoietic growth factor
    • To encourage the growth of red blood cells
  29. epoetin alfa
    • Eprex
    • Hematopoietic growth factor
    • To encourage the growth of red blood cells
  30. Ventolin
    • salbutamol
    • Beta-adrenergic agonist
    • bronchodilation
  31. salbutamol
    • Ventolin
    • Beta-adrenergic agonist
    • bronchodilation
  32. Beclovent
    • beclomethasone
    • Glucocorticoid inhaler
    • To relieve inflammation in the airways
  33. beclomethasone
    • Beclovent
    • Glucocorticoid inhaler
    • To relieve inflammation in the airways
  34. Zantac
    • ranitidine
    • H2 receptor antagonist
    • To reduce stomach acid
  35. ranitidine
    • Zantac
    • H2 receptor antagonist
    • To reduce stomach acid
  36. Losec
    • omeprazole
    • Proton pump inhibitor
    • To reduce stomach acid
  37. omeprazole
    • Losec
    • Proton pump inhibitor
    • To reduce stomach acid
  38. Metamucil
    • psyllium
    • Bulk-forming laxative
    • To relieve constipation
  39. psyllium
    • Metamucil
    • Bulk-forming laxative
    • To relieve constipation
  40. Lomotil
    • diphenoxylate with atropine
    • antidiarrrheal
    • Slows peristalsis
  41. diphenoxylate with atropine
    • Lomotil
    • antidiarrrheal
    • Slows peristalsis
  42. Stemetil
    • prochlorperazine
    • antiemetic
    • Relieves nausea
  43. prochlorperazine
    • Stemetil
    • antiemetic
    • Relieves nausea
  44. Benadryl
    • diphenhydramine
    • H1 receptor antagonist
    • To treat minor symptoms of allergies and colds
  45. diphenhydramine
    • Benadryl
    • H1 receptor antagonist
    • To treat minor symptoms of allergies and colds
  46. Prednisone
    • prednisone
    • glucocorticoid
    • For severe inflammation
  47. Advil
    • ibuprofen
    • NSAID
    • For mild to moderate pain and inflammation
  48. ibuprofen
    • Advil
    • NSAID
    • For mild to moderate pain and inflammation
  49. Penicillin
    • penicillin G potassium
    • Penicillin anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  50. penicillin G potassium
    • Penicillin
    • Penicillin anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  51. Keflex
    • cephalexin
    • Cephalosporin anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  52. cephalexin
    • Keflex
    • Cephalosporin anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  53. Erythromid
    • Erythromid
    • Macrolide anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  54. erythromycin
    • Erythromid
    • Macrolide anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  55. Cipro
    • ciprofloxacin
    • Fluoroquinolone anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  56. ciprofloxacin
    • Cipro
    • Fluoroquinolone anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  57. Bactrim
    • Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
    • Sulfonamide anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  58. Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
    • Bactrim
    • Sulfonamide anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  59. Vancomycin
    • Vancomycin
    • Miscellaneous anti-infective
    • To treat specific infections
  60. Zovirax
    • acyclovir
    • Antiviral
    • To treat herpes
  61. acyclovir
    • Zovirax
    • Antiviral
    • To treat herpes

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