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  1. metoprolol
    beta blocker
  2. lisinopril
    ace inhibitor
  3. heparin
    anticoagulant
  4. Fragmin (dalteparin)
    • anticoagulantĀ 
    • prevents blood clots
    • prevents dvt
  5. lovenox (enoxaparin)
    • anticoagulant
    • treat or prevent dvt
  6. amoxycillin
    • penicillin antibiotic
    • treats bronchitis, pneumonia, uti, gonorrhea, ear/nose/throat infections
  7. cephalexin
    • cephalosporin antibiotic
    • treats uti, uri, ear infections, skin infections
  8. Cyanocobalamin
    B-12
  9. Penicillin
    antibiotic
  10. Demerol (meperidine)
    • opioid pain med
    • used to treat moderate to severe pain
  11. Atropine Sulfate
    reduces muslce spasms and fluid secretions
  12. gentamicin sulfate
    • antibiotic
    • this can be harmful to the kidneys
  13. Lanoxin (digoxin)
    • helps heart beat stronger and more regularly
    • treats heart failure and afib
  14. Quinidine Sulfate
    used to treat certain heart rhythm disorders
  15. clindamycin
    antibiotic
  16. tenormin (atenolol)
    • beta blocker
    • treats angina, htn, used to prevent MI
  17. synthroid (levothyroxine)
    treats hypothyroidism
  18. aminophylline
    • xanthine derivative
    • bronchodilator
    • treatsasthma/emphysema/bronchitis
  19. metformin
    • oral diabetes med
    • dont take if you have severe renal disease
  20. nitroglycerine
    vasodilator
  21. potassium chloride
    K+ supplement
  22. insulin (regular & NPH)
    • NPH (cloudy)
    • Onset: 1-2 hours
    • Peak: 4-12 hours
    • Duration: 10-18 hours
    • Give 2X daily 12 hrs apart without ragard to meals.

    • Regular (clear)
    • Onset: 30-60 minutes
    • Peak: 2-3 hours
    • Duration: 5-8 hours
    • Give 15-30 minutes before eating
  23. miconazole nitrate (monistat)
    • antifungal
    • used to treat vaginal yiest infections
  24. Morphine Sulfate
    opioid pain med
  25. Rifampin
    • antibiotic
    • treats tb
  26. isonazide
    • antibiotic
    • treats tb
  27. clinoril (sulindac)
    • NSAID
    • treats pain or inflammation
    • treats arthritis
  28. Clonidine HCL
    vasodilator
  29. Hydrochlorothiazide
    • thiazide diuretic
    • treats chf / cirrhosis / kidney disorders
  30. Nifedipine
    • calcium channel blocker
    • treats htn and angina
  31. Lidocaine HCL
    local anesthetic, treats irregular heart rhythms, also used for epidural
  32. Nicoderm
    smoking cessation
  33. folic acid
    a type of B vitamin
  34. Prolixin (fluphenazine)
    • anti-psychotic
    • treats schizophrenia
  35. haldol (haloperidol)
    • anti-psychotic
    • treats schizophrenia and tourette's
  36. Levodopa
    • antiparkinsonian
    • improves muscle control
  37. cogentin (benztropine)
    • treats parkinsons
    • treats muscle spasms / stiffness / tremmors
  38. fexophenadine
    antihistimine, treats allergies
  39. cocaine
    • local anesthetic
    • can cause death by heart or breathing problems
  40. neupogen (filgrastim)
    • stimulates wbc production
    • treats neutropenia
  41. glipizide
    • oral anti-diabetes med
    • watch out for hypoglycemia when using
  42. Leucovorin calcium
    • a form of folic acid
    • folic acid helps the body produce new cells
  43. amphotericin
    used to treat serious life-threatening fungal infections after other meds were not effective
  44. cytoxan (cyclophosphamide)
    • treats cancer
    • treats certain causes of nephrotic syndrome
  45. alprazolam
    • benzodiazapine
    • treats anxiety and panic disorders
  46. ambien (zolpidem)
    • sedative
    • treats insomnia
  47. dilantin (phenytoin)
    anti-epileptic
  48. epogen (epoetin)
    helps body produce red blood cells
  49. cardizem (diltiazem)
    • calcium channel blocker
    • treats hypertension and chronic stable angina
  50. thorazine (chlorpromazine)
    • anti psychotic
    • treats schizophrenia, manic depression, nausea and vomiting, and hiccups
  51. vancomycin
    • antibiotic
    • PO vancomycin fights intestinal bacteria
  52. epinephrine
    treats severe allergic reactions
  53. rocephin
    • antibiotic
    • one of the things this medicine treats is meningitis
  54. betapace (sotalol)
    • beta blocker
    • treats vtach and vfib
  55. oxycodone
    • opioid
    • treats moderate to severe pain
  56. promethazine
    • treats nauzea
    • blocks histamine as well
  57. lomotil (diphenoxylate/atropine)
    anti diarrhea
  58. fentanyl
    • opioid
    • prevents pain after surgery
  59. restoril (temazepam)
    • benzodiazapine
    • treats insomnia
  60. mirtazapine
    • antidepressant
    • treats major depressive disorder
  61. albuterol
    • bronchodilator
    • prevents bronchospasm in people with reversible obstructive airway disease
  62. Prochlorperizine
    • anti psychotic
    • treats shizophrenia, anxiety, and nauzea & vomiting

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