Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Top 40 Institutional

Top 40 Institutional Drugs

Generic Name(s)Brand Name(s)Therapeutic Class(es)
alteplase, tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) Activase, Cathflo Activase Thrombolytic
ampicillin Principen Antibiotic ‐ Penicillin
ampicillin with sulbactam Unasyn Antibiotic ‐ Penicillin/β‐Lactamase Inhibitor Combination
cefazolin Ancef Antibiotic ‐ Cephalosporin
cefepime Maxipime Antibiotic ‐ Cephalosporin
ceftriaxone Rocephin Antibiotic ‐ Cephalosporin
cisatracurium Nimbex Neuromuscular Blocker
daptomycin Cubicin, Cubicin RF Antibiotic
dexmedetomidine Precedex Sedative
dobutamine Dobutrex Inotrope ‐ Adrenergic Agonist
dopamine Dopastat, Intropin Vasopressor/Inotrope ‐ Adrenergic Agonist
enoxaparin Lovenox Anticoagulant ‐ Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)
epinephrine Adrenalin, Epipen Adrenergic Agonist (Vasopressor)
epoetin alfa Epogen, Procrit Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agent (ESA)
eptifibatide Integrilin Antiplatelet ‐ Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitor
ertapenem Invanz Antibiotic ‐ Carbapenem
etomidate Amidate General Anesthetic/Sedative
fondaparinux Arixtra Anticoagulant ‐ Factor Xa Inhibitor
fosphenytoin Cerebyx Anticonvulsant
gentamicin Garamycin Antibiotic ‐ Aminoglycoside
imipenem with cilastatin Primaxin Antibiotic ‐ Carbapenem
ketorolac Toradol Nonsteroidal Anti‐Inflammatory Drug (NSAID)
linezolid Zyvox Antibiotic
meperidine Demerol Opioid Analgesic (C-II)
meropenem Merrem Antibiotic ‐ Carbapenem
methylprednisolone sodium succinate Solu-Medrol Anti‐Inflammatory ‐ Corticosteroid
midazolam Versed Sedative/Anesthetic ‐ Benzodiazepine (C-IV)
nicardipine Cardene Antihypertensive ‐ Calcium Channel Blocker
norepinephrine Levophed Vasopressor ‐ Adrenergic Agonist
oxytocin Pitocin Pituitary Hormone/Uterotonic
piperacillin with tazobactam Zosyn Antibiotic ‐ Penicillin/β‐Lactamase Inhibitor Combination
propofol Diprivan General Anesthetic/Sedative
rocuronium Zemuron Neuromuscular Blocker
sodium polystyrene sulfonate Kayexalate, SPS Potassium Binder
succinylcholine Anectine, Quelicin Neuromuscular Blocker
tobramycin Nebcin Antibiotic ‐ Aminoglycoside
vancomycin Vancocin Antibiotic ‐ Glycopeptide
vasopressin Pitressin, Vasostrict Antidiuretic Hormone Analogue
vecuronium Norcuron Neuromuscular Blocker
adenosine Adenocard, Adenoscan Antiarrhythmic
Created by: carissa-explains



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards