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Term 3-1

MDA 106

Anaphylaxis Severe allergic reaction
Status asthmaticus Asthma attack that is not responsive to treatment
contraindication why a drug or therapy should not be used
antagonism works against one another
compounding combining 2 or more substances into a definite proportion - tailored to the needs of an individual pt.
precipitate substances and particles that separate in time
stridor crowing sound heard on ausculation
pharmacology study of drugs and their origin
parenteral describing medication administered through digestive tract
hypoxemia abnormally low level of oxygen in the blood
sublingual medication administered under the tongue
urticaria hives
pruritus itching
buccal medication administered between the cheek and the gum of the mouth
synergism two drugs working together for a greater effect
gtt drops
elix elixir
syr syrup
PDR Physicians Desk Reference
NaCl Sodium Chloride
ss one half
NIDDM non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
Sig signature
supp suppository
DAW dispense as written
Created by: cyanivy77



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