Systems Pharmacology

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Systems Pharmacology
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2011-01-13 10:07:26
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Lecture 1
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  1. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -afil
    cGMP phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor
  2. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -ane
    inhaled halogenated anesthetic
  3. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -azide
    thiazide diuretic
  4. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -caine
    local anasthetic
  5. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -mab
    monoclonal antibody
  6. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -mycin or -micin
    antibiotic
  7. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -olol
    beta adrenergic receptor antagonist
  8. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -osin
    alpha-1 adrenergic receptor antagonist
  9. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -pril
    ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) inhibitor
  10. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -sartan
    AT1 (angiotensin) receptor antagonist
  11. What class of drugs does the following suffix usually indicate:
    -statin
    HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor

    HMG-CoA reductase (or 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA reductase) is the rate-controlling enzyme in the pathway that produces cholesterol and other isoprenoids.

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