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Drug Classifications

Classifications and uses

Pre/SuffixClassification:Use
-Adol Non-narcotic Analgesic:Pain relief
-Afil Phosphodiesterase 5 Inhibitor: Erectile Dysfunction
-Apine Antipsychotic: Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder
-Artan Angiotensin 2 Receptor Blocker: High blood pressure
-Asone Steriod: Inflammation
-Atadine Antihistamine: Allergies
-Azosin Alpha blocker: High Blood Pressure
-Bital Barbiturate: Anxiety/ sedative
cef- or -ceph Cephalosporin: Infections
-cillin Penicillin Antibiotics: Infections
-Codone Opiate: Pain relief
-Conazole Miconazole Derivatives: Fungal Infections
-Cycline Tetracycline Antibiotics: Infections
-Dronate Bisphosphonate: Osteoporosis
-Floxacin Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics: Infections
-Formin Biguanides: Lower blood sugar
Gli- Sulfonylurea: Lower blood sugar
-Glitazone Thiazolidinedione: Lower blood sugar
-grel Antiplatelet Agent:Prevent blood clots
-icam Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug (NSAID): Pain relief
-Iidine H2 antagonist:Decrease stomach acid
-lax Laxative: Increase peristalsis of the intestines.
-lukast Leukotriene Receptor antagonist: asthma and seasonal allergic rhinitis
-morphone Opiate: Pain relief
-Nazole Anti-fungal:Fungal infections
-olol Beta blocker:lower blood pressure
-oxetine SSRI:Depression
-pam Benzodiazepines Benzos:Anxiety
-Peridone Antipsychotic:Schizophrenia
-pram SSRI: Depression
-Pramine Tricyclic Antidepressant:Depression
-Pril ACE inhibitor:High blood pressure
-profen NSAID: pain relief
-razole PPI: Reduces stomach acid
-romycin Macrolide antibiotics: Infections
-Sartin Angiotensin 2 receptor blocker: hypertension
-statin HMG CoA reductase inhibitor: reduces cholesterol
-sulfa Antibiotic: infections
-terol Bronchodilator: Asthma
-thiazide Diuretic: Edema, hypertension
-triptan Serotonin 5-HT agonist:Depression
-triptyline Tricyclic antidepressant: depression
-tropium Anticholdingeric bronchodilator:Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD
-vir Antiviral: viral infections
-zodone Anti-depressant: Depression
-zolam Benzodiazepine:Anxiety
-zosin Alpha blocker: benign prostatic hyperplasia
Created by: DeRay
 

 



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