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drug class pr/suf

prefix and suffix drug classifications

suffix or prefixclass or actiondrug categoryBrand NamesGeneric Names
-mycin macrolide antibiotic antibiotic biaxin ery-tab, E-mycin Ketek Zithromycin Zmax clarithromycin erythromycin telithromycin azithromycin
-cycline tetracycline antibiotic antibiotic Minocin Dynacin Sumycin Vibramycin Adoxa, Doryx, Monodox Periostat Minocycline Tetracycline Doxycycline
-floxacin fluroquinolone antibiotic antibiotic Avelox Cipro Factive Floxin Levaquin Tequin moxifloxacin ciprofloxacin gemifloxacin ofloxacin levofloxacin gatifloxacin
ceph- cef- cephalosporins antibiotic antibiotic Ceclor Cedax Ceffin Cefzil Duricef Ketlex Omnicef Spectracef Suprax Vantin cephalor ceftibuten cefuroxime cefprozil cefadroxil cephalexin cefdinir cefditoren cefixime cefpodoxime
-cillin penicillin antibiotic antibiotic Amoxtl Trimox Dynapen Pen Vee K Veetids Principen amoxicillin dicloxacillin Penicillin V ampicillin
-cyclovir anti-herpetics antiviral Denavir Famvir Valcyte Valtrek penciclovir famciclovir valganciclovir valcyclovir
-pril angiotensin converting enzyme-inhibitor ACE anti-hypertensive Accupril Aceon Altace Capoten Lotensin MNavik Monoril Prinivil Zestril Univasc Vasotek quinapril perindopril ramipril captopril benazepril trandolapril fosinopril lisinopril moexipril enalapril
-sartan angiotensin II receptor-blockers (ARB's) anti-hypertensive Atacand Avapro Benicar Cozaar Diovan Micardis Teveten Uroxatral candesartan irbesartan olmesartan losartan valsartan telmisartan eprosartan alfuzosin
-osin alpha I receptor blocker anti-hypertensive/BPH Cardura Flomax Hytrin Minipress doxazosin tamsulosin terazosin prazosin
-olol cardioselective beta receptor blockers non selective beta receptor blockers ISA intrinswic sympathomimetic activity Mixed alpha and beta receptor blockers antihypertensives Kerlone Lopressor Tenormin Toprol XL Zebeta Blocadren Inderal Corgard Cartrol Levatol Sectral Visken Coreg Trandate Normodyne beaxolol metoprolol tartrate atenolol metoprolol succinate bisoprolol timolol propranolol nadolol careolol pentbuolol acebuolol pindolol carvediolol labetaolol
-dipine CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER (CCB's) anti-hypertensive Adalat CC Procardia XL Cardene DynaCira Norvasc nifedipine nicardipine isradipine amlodipine
-statin HMG-Co-A Reductase Inhibitors antihyperlipidemia Crestor Lescol Lipitor Mevacor Pravachol Zocor doxazosin tamsulosin terazosin prazosin pravastatin simvastatin
-glitazone thiazolidinediones antidiabetic Actos Avandia pioglitazone rosiglitazone
-glinide megltinides antidiabetic Prandin Starlix repaglinide nateglinide
-dronate biphosphonates osteoporosis Aconel Boniva Fosamax risedronate ibandronate alendrone
-tidine H2-receptor antagonists antiulcer Axid Pepsid Tagamet Zantac nizatidine famotidine cimetidine ranitidine
-prazole Proton Pump Inibitors (PPI's) anti ulcer Aciphex Nexium Prevacid Prilosec Protonix radeprazole esomeprazole lansoprazole omeprazole pantoprazole
-triptan 5-HT 1 receptor antagonists (Triptan's) anti-migraine Amerge Axert Frova Imatrex Maxalt Relpax Zomig naratriptan almotriptan frovatriptan sumatriptan rezatriptan eletriptan zolmitriptan
-pam -lam benzodiazepines (BZD's) anti anxiety hypnotics Ativan Dalamane Halcion Klonopin ProSom Restoril Serax Valium Xanax lorazepam flurazepam trizolam clonazepam estazopam tamezepam oxazepam diazepam alprazolam
-pramine tricyclic antidepressant (TCA's) antidepressants Anafranil Norpramin Tofranil clomipramine desipramine imipramine
-tripyline tricyclic antidepressant (TCA's) antidepressant Elavil Pamelor Vivactil amitriptyline nortriptyline imipramine
-ine Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors SSRI's antidepressant Paxil Prozac Zoloft paroxetine fluoxetine sertraline
-one corticosteroids anti inflammatory Steroid Aristocort Kenalog Celestone Cortef Hydrocortone Solu-Cortef Corone Decadron Delta-Cortef Prelone Pediapred Orapred Deltasone Florine Solu-Medrol Medrol Depo-Medrol Triamcinolone betamethasone Hydrocortisone cortisone dexamethasone Prednisolone prenisone fludrocortisone methylprednisolone
-steride 5a-reductase inhibitor BPH Avodart Proscar dutasteride finasteride
-nacin anticholinergic overactive bladder Enablex Vesicare darifenacin solifenacin
-fil PDES -inhibitors erectile dysfunction Cialis Levitra Viagra tadalafil vardenafil sildenafil
-terol p-agonist pulmonary Foradil Maxair Proventil Ventolin Volmax Serevent Xopenex formoterol pirbuterol albuterol salmeterol levalbuterol
-mide, -nide diuretics anti hypertensive Lasix Bumex Demadex Lozol furosemide bumetamide torsemide indapamide
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