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Common medical drugs

Common medical drugs-Medical coding

Medication used to treat schizophrenia; Antiphycotic, neuroleptic Abilify; aripiprazole
Used to used treat hypertension, congestive heart failure (CHF); Antidote; ACE inhibitor Accupril; quinapril
Medication used to treat Supraventricular tachycardia, as a diagnostic aid to assess myocardial perfusion defects in coronary artery disease (CAD); Antidysrhythmic Adenocard, Adenoscan; adenosine
Antineoplastice used to treat Wilms' tumor; certain cancers; Hodgkin's disease; certain leukemia's; neurblastomas; lymphomas & sarcomas Adriamycin; doxorubicin
Antiplatelet used to treat essential thrombocytopenia, polycythemia vera, & chronic myelogenous leukemia. Agrylin; anagrelide
Blood derivative used to restore plasma volume in burns, hyperbilirubinemia, shock, cardiopulmonary bypass & ARDS (acute resp dis synd). Albuminar, Albutein, Buminate, Plasbumin; normal serum albumin
Potassium-sparing diuretic and antiphyertensive used to treat edema of CHF, HPN, diuretic-induced hypokalemia, primary hyperaldosteronism, edema of nephrotic syndrome, & cirrhosis of the liver with ascites. Aldactazide; combination of spironolactone and hydrochlorothiazide or Adactone; spronolactone
Antihypertensive (10) Aldomet; Aldoril; Atacand (candersartan); Benicar; Diovan, Lotensin (benazepril); Micardis (temisartan); Tenormin (atenolol); Teveten HCT; Zebeta (bisoprolol)
Antineoplastic used to treat multiple myeloma, malignant melanoma, advanced ovarian cancer. Alkeran (mephalan)
Antigout drug used to treat chronic gout, hyperuricemia associated with malignancies, recurrent calcium oxalate calculi, Chagas' disease, cutaneous/ visceral leishmaniasis Allopurinol-Alloprim; Lopurin
ACE inhibitor; Hypertension, CHF, reduction of risk of MI, stroke, & death from cardiovascular disorders. Altace (ramipril)
Bronchodilator; Bronchial asthma, bronchopasms (4) Alupent; Aminophylline; Brethine (tertutaline); Bronkosol (isotarine)
Antibiotic, anti-infective; Skin, respiratory, GI, GU infections, OM, Gonorrhea, gram-positive bacteria, gram negative bacteria organisms. Amoxil (amoxicillin)
Anticoagulant; Unstable angina in pts undergoing PTCA. Angiomax (bivalrudin)
Nonnarcotic analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic. Used to treat Rheumatoid arthritis & osteoarthritis. Ascriptin
Anti-anxiety, sedative; Used to treat irritabliity in psychiatric or organic disorders, & insomnia. (2) Ativan (lorazepam); Buspar (busulfan)
Antihypertensive. treats HTN & nephropathy in type II diabestes (2) Avapro (irbesartan);Cozaar (lorartan)
Antidysrhythmic; Life-threatening ventricular tachycardia, cardioversion, ventricular fibrillation. (5) Bretylol (bretylium); Cordarone, Pacerone (amiodarone); Norpace (disopyamide); Pronestyl (procainamide);
Antineoplastic used to treat leukemia. Busulfex (busulfan); Campath (alemtuzumab)
Anti-intective, antibacterial. Treats UTI's, lower respiratory infection, bone & joint infection, acute sinusitis & post exposure inhalation anthrax. Cipro (ciprofloxacin)
sedative, hypnotic. Insomnia. flurazepam. Dalmane
Analgestic. Mild to moderate pain. (2) Darvocet; Darvon (propoxyphene)
Opoid analgesic to treat moderate to severe pain, pre & post op. Demerol (meperidine)
Antidepressant (5) Desyrel (trazodone); Elavil (amitriptyline)Paxil (paroxetine); Prozac (fluoxetine); Zolaft (sertaline)
Antifungal; Candidiasis, cyptococcal menigitis. diflucan (fluconazole)
Cardiac glycoside, inotropic, antidysrhthmia. Used to treat CHF, A-fib, atrial tachycardia. Digoxin/Digitalis
Adrenergic used to treat shock, increaed perfusion, hypotension. Dopamine (intropin)
Antineoplastic used to treat metastatic carninomas of colon or rectum. Eloxitan (oxaliplatin)
Antineoplastic used to treat advanced breast carcinomas in estrogen receptor-positive patients. Faslodex (fulvestrant)
Bone resorption inhibitor used to treat osteoporosis, Paget's disease. Fosamax (adendronate)
Antripsychotic, neuroleptic used to treat psychotic disorder, tourette's syndrome, short term treament of hyperactive children, control of severe nausea and comiting in chemotherapy, & emergency dedation of delirious patients. Haldol (haloperidol)
Antiviral used to treat chronic hepatitis B. Hepsera (adefovir dipivoxil)
Antirheumatic agent, immunodulator used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Humira (adalimumab)
Diuretic, antihypertensive used to tread: Edema, HTN, diuresis, CHF. (2) HCTZ; Hygroton
Anti-anginal, antihypertensive beta-blocker. Used for: chronic strable angina pectoris, HTN, supraventricular dyshythmias, migrance, MI, dyshythmias, alcohol withdrawal. Inderal (propanol)
Antineoplastic used to treat meastaic renal cell carcinoma in adults, phase II for HIV in combination with zidovudine, melanoma. Interleukin (aldesleukin)
Calcium channel blocker, anti-hypertensive, antianginal used to treat chronic stable angin pectoris, vasopastic angina, dysphthmias, HTN, supraventricular tachycardia, A-flutter or A-fib. Isoptin (verapamil)
Antiobiotic used to treat gram-negative & gram positive organisms, upper & lower respiratory tract, UTI, skin infection, OM, genital infections, endocarditis & septicemia. (2) Kefzol (cefazolin); Mandol (cefamandole)
Cardiac glycoside, inotropic, antidysrhythmia. Used to treat CHF, atrial fibrillation, atrial tachycardia, cardiogenic shock, paroxysmal atrial tachycardia, rapid digitalization in these disorders. Lanoxin (digoxin)
Antimanic, antipsychotic. Used to treat bipolar disorder (manic phase) prevention of bipolar manic depressive psychosis. Lithium carbonate (lithium)
Anticoagulant, antithrombic used to prevent deep vein throbosis, pulmonary emoli in hip and knee replacement. enoxaparin Lovenox
Diuretic, osmotic used to treat edema, decrease intraocular pressure, improve renal function in acute renal failure, chemical poisonint. (2) Mannito, Osmitrol
Antihypertensive ACE inhibitor used to treat hypertension, heart failure, post MI, left ventricular dysfuntion post-MI. Mavik (trandolapril)
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonopioid analgesic and antipyretic. Used to treat Rheumatoid arthritis osteoarthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, gout tental pain, musculoskelatal disorders, fever. Motril (ibuprofen)
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonpoid anagesic and antipyretic. Used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, gout, dental pain, musculoskeletal disorders & fever. Motrin (ibuprofen)
Toptical antifungals used to treat tinea cruris, tinea pedia, diaper rash, & minor skin irritations. nystatin Mycostatin
Vasodilator for acutely decompensated CHF. Natrecor (nesiritide)
Biologic modifier (1); Hematopoietic agent (2). Used to decrease infection in patients receiving chemotherapy/antineoplastics who are myelosuppressive to increase WBC count in pts with drug-induced neutropenia. (2) Neupogen (filgrastim); Neulasta (pegfilgrastim)
Antidiabetic used to treat diabetes meelitus of stable type without acute complications. Orinase (tolbutamide)
Antineoplastic used to treat ovarian carcinomas. Paraplatin (Carboplatin)
Immunomodulator used to treat chronic hepatitis C. (peginterferon alfa -2A) Pegasys
Antihistamine, histamine receptor antagonist used to treat allergic reations, urticaria, rhinitis, pruritus & colds. (2) Periactin (cyproheptadine); Phenergan (promethazine)
Anticonvulsant used to treat all forms of epilepsy, status epilepticus, febrile seizures in children, sedation, and insomnia. Phenobarbital sodium
Antineoplastic used to treat advanced bladder cancer, adjunctive in metastatic testifular cancer, adjunctive in metastatic ovarian cancer, head, neck cancer, esophagus, prostate, lung and cervical cancer, lymphoma. Platinol (cisplatin)
Corticosteroid used to treat severe inflammation, immunosuppression, neoplasms, multiple sclerosis, collagen disorder, and dermatologic disorders. Prednisone
Antiulcer, proton pump inhibitor used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease, severe erosive esophagitis, pathologic hypersecretory conditions, and treatment of active deodenal ulcers. Prilosec (omeprazole)
Intropic/vasodilator agent for advanced CHF. Primacor (milrinone)
Antidyshythmic used to treat life-treatening ventricular dysrhthmias. Procarnbid (procainmaide); Pronestyl (procainamide)
Antipsychotic used for phchotic disorder, schizophrenia. Prolixin (fluephanazine hydrochloride)
Antidyshythmic used to treat PVC's, atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia, & atrial flutter Quinaglute (quinidine)
Antiplatelet agent used to treat pumonary arterial hypertension. treprostinil Remodulin.
Platelet inhibitor used with heparin and asa to prevent acute cardiac ischemia following PTCA in pts at high risk for reclosure of affected arteries. abciximab ReoPro
Antacid used to treat heartburn, acid indigestion, peptic ulcer disease, duodenal gastric ulcers, reflux esophagitis, hyperacidity. magakdrate Riopan
Anti-infective, antibacterial used to treat UTI's OM, acute & chronic protatitis, shigellosis, Pneumocystic carinii pneumonitis, chronic bronchitis, chancroid, & traveler's diarrhea. trimethoprimsulfamethoxazole Septra
Corticosteroid used to treat sever inflammation, septic shock, adrenal insufficiency, ulcerative colitis, collagen disorders. hydrocortisone sodium succinate. Solu-Cortef
Psychotherapeutic used to treat ADHD. Strattera (atomoxetine)
Throbolytic enzyme. Acute MI for lysis of cornonary artery thrombi. (3) Eminase (anistreplase); Streptase (streptokinase); Abbokinase (U/urokinase)
Laxative, stool softener. Softens stools. docusate calcium. Surfak
Histamine receptor antagonist. Short-term treatment of duodenal and gastic ulcers and maintenance, management of gastroesophageal reflux disease and Zollinger-Ellison syndrom. cimetidine Tagament
Throbolytic enzyme used to treat lysis of obstructing thrombi associated with acute MI, ischemic conditions requiring thrombolysis. alteplase t-PA, tissue plasminogen activator
Throbolytic enzyme used to treat Acute MI. tenecteplase. TNKase
Anti-infective used to treat severe systemic bacterial infections of CHS, respiratory, GI, urinary tract, bone, skin, soft tissues, cystic fibrosis. tobramycin (2) Tobax, TOBI
Anti-inflammatory used to used for relief of signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and juvenile rhematoid arthritis. tolmetin sodium Tolectin
Antianxiety, anticonculsant, sedative/hypnotic used to treat anxiety, acute achohol withdrawal, and adjunct in seizure disorder. Tranxene
Broad-spectrum anti-infective used to treat skin infections, intra-abdominal infections, pneumonia, meningitis, septicemia. ampicillin sulbactam Unasyn
Anti-infective used to treat resistant staphylococcal infections, pseudomembraneous colitis. Vancocin (Vancomycin)
Antianginal used to treat stable angina pectoris. bepridil. Vascor
Antihypertensive, ACE inhibitor used to treat hypertension, CHF, & ventricular dysfunction. enalapril Vasotec
Broad spectrum anti-infective used to treat respiratory infections, scarlet fever, erysipelas, OM, pneumonia, skin and soft-tissue infections, gonorrhea, gram-negative and gram-positive organisms. penicillin G(#1)/ V(#2) potasium. #1) Wycillin #2) Veetides
Throbolytic agent used to treat severe sepsis associated with organ dysfuntion. drotrecogin alfa Xigris
Antidysrhythmic used to treat ventricular tachycardia, ventricular dyshythmias during cardia surgery, MI digitalis toxicity, cardiac catherization. lidocaine Xylocaine
Histamine receptor antagonist used to treat duodenal ulcers Zollinger-Ellison syntrom, & GERD. ranitidine Zantac
Diuretic, antihypertensice used to treat edema, HTN, CHF, & nephrotic syndrome. metolazone Zaroxolyn
Antihypertensive, ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, edjunctive therapy of sysolic CHF, acute MI. lisinopril Zestril
Antilipemic used to treat ypercholesterolemia. ezetimibe Zetia
Antineoplastic used to treat Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. ibritumomab tiuxetan Zevalin
Anti-infective used to treat mild to moderate infections of the respiratory tract, skin infections, nongonocaccal urethritis & CAP. azithromycin Zithromax
Antilipemic used to treat hypercholecterolemia, isolated hypertriglyceridemia, type III hyperlipoproteimia, CAD. Zocor
Antiviral used to treat herpes. acyclovir Zovirax
Antigout drug used to treat gout, & hyperuicemia associated with malignancies & Chagas' disease, cutaneous visceral leishmaniasis. alloprinol Zyloprim
What is the suffix for sedatives & hypnotics: benzodiazepines -azepam & -azolam
Used to treat glaucoma to reduce intraocular pressure Pilocarpine
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