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Class of Drugs bassed on prep (Liquid/Solid)- Alyssa Searls

What is a drug dissolved of alcohol and water, sweetened and flavored and are taken orally Elixer
What is a drug contained in an oblong tablet with smooth coating to make swallowing easier caplet
A drug combined with oil, soap, alcohol, to produce a feeling of heat or warmth liniment
An aqueous preparation that contains suspended ingredients, used to treat external skin conditions. They work to soothe, protect, and moisten the skin and to destroy harmful bacteria lotion
a liquid preparation that contains one or more completely dissolved substances. The dissolved substances is known at he solute and the solute, and the liquid in which it is disolved is known as the solvent solution
a drug combined witha n alcoholic solution that is volatile. (a substance that is volatile evaporates redily). spirit
a fine stream of medicated vapor, usually used to treat nose and throat ocnditions spray
a drug that contains solid insoluble drug particles in a liquid; the preparation must be shaken before administration suspension #1
a pressurized form in which solid aerosol or liquid drug particles are suspended in a gas to be dispensed in a cloud or mist suspension #2
a drug dissolved in a solution of sugar, water, and sometimes a flavoring to disguise and unpleasant taste. syrup
a drug dissolved in a solution of alcohol or alcohol and water tincture
a powered drug; that has been pressed into discs, some are scored so they can be broken into halves or quarters for proper dosage tabled
a powered drug that has been flavored and pressend into a disc; chewable tablet
a powered drug that has been pressed into a disc and is designed to dissolve unter the tounge, which permits its rapid absorption into the bloodstream sublingual tablets
a tablet coated with a substance that prevents it from dissolving unitl it reaches the intestings, the coating protects the drug form being destroyed by gastric juices and prevents it from irritation the stomach lining. enteric-coated tablet
a drug ina gelatin capsule that is water-soluble and functions to prevent the patient from tasting the drug. capsule
a capsule that contains granules that dissolves at different rates to provide a grandual and a gradual and continuous release of medication. this reduces the number of doses that must be administered. sustained-release capsule
a drug contained in a candylike base. circular and designed to dissolve on the tongue lozenge
a drug combined in a base that is generally non-greasy, resulting in a semisolid preparation. applied externally to the skin cream
a drug with an oil base, resulting in a semisolid preparation, applied externally to the skin and are usually greasy ointment
a drug mixed with a frim base, such as cocoa butter, that is designed to melt at body temperature. is shaped into a bylinder or a cone for easy insertion into a body cavity, such as rectum or vagina suppository
a patch with an adhesive backing, which contains a drug, that is applied to the skin. The drug enters the circulation after being absorbed though the skin tranddermal patch
What is a mixture of fats or oils in water Emulsion
Created by: AlyssaSearls