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PT2drugs

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QuestionAnswer
Deltasone prednisone steriod-can weaken the immune system
Lipitor Atorvastain Anticholestrol-used to lower the risk of heart attack,stroke,or other heart complications in people with coronary heart diease or type 2 dibetes
Gantrisn sulfisoxazole acetyl Sulfa Drug-UTI
Bactrim sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim(SMZ-TMP) Sulfa-Drug-UTI
Capoten Captopril AntiHypertensive
zestril lisinopril AntiHypertensive
prinivil lisinopril AntiHypertensive
Apresoline hydralazine AntiHypertensive
Valium Diazepam Anti-Anxiety(benzodiazepine)ClassII.Used in dentistry
Librium chlordiazepoxide Anti-Anxiety(benzodiazepine)a controlled
Thorazine Chlorpromazine Anti-Anxiety(benzodiazepine)
Klonopin cloazepam Anti-Anxiety(benzodiazepine)
Risperdal risperdone Anitpsychotic medication
Vistraril Hydroxyine Antihistamine
Lithobid Lithium natural substance, mineralAntidepressant
Adderal Amphetamine/Dextroamphetamine Used for ADD and people with narcolepsy
IV Intravenous into the vein
IM Intramuscular into the muscle
IA intraarterial into the artery, the most invasive
ID intradermal into the skin
IC Intracardia into the heart
Intrathecal into the spinal fluid
Intrasynovial into the joint
Subcutenous under the skin less invasive than intradermal
motility movement
luer lock safety can be used on more than one type of needle
ampules made of glass and is opened by snapping off the tapered end only one time use
SVP(Small Volume Parentals) less than 100cc similar to IVPB(intravenous piggyback)
lactated ringers Na-sodium,K-Potassium,Ca-Calcium,Cl-Chloride,lactate
LVP(large Volume Parentals) volume up to 1000cc
hypertonic cause blood particles to shrink contains more particles than blood
hypotonic contains more particles than blood causing particles to swell
D5WD10W 5% Dextrose10% Dextrose
NS(normal saline)1/2NS1/4NS 0.9%NaCl0.45%NaCl0.22%NaCl
IV infusion refers to giving larger volumes of drugs over a long period of time
Vertical air flow biological cabinet used with hazardous drugs, the air is blown away from the person
Horizontal air flow blown onto a person,so would not be used if the use of a hazadous drug
Ambien Zolpidem a sedative
Diuril chlorothiazide Diuretic came before HCTZ
Hydrodiuril Hydrochlorothoiazide(HCTZ) Diuretic
Lasix Furomide Diuretic a loop diuretic(water pill) that prevents your body from absorbing too much salt, allowing the salt to instead be passed in your urine.
Aldactone Spironolactone Diuretic Aldactone is a potassium-sparing diuretic (water pill) that prevents your body from absorbing too much salt and keeps your potassium levels from getting too low.
Dyazide Triamterene/HCTZ Diuretic Triamterene is a potassium-sparing diuretic that also prevents your body from absorbing too much salt and keeps your potassium levels from getting too low
Lomotil Atropine/Diphenoxylate AntiDiarreaheal Atropine affects the body in many different ways, such as reducing spasms in the bladder, stomach, and intestines.Diphenoxylate is an antidiarrheal medication.The combination of atropine and diphenoxylate is used to treat diarrhea.
Imodium Loperamide AntiDiarreaheal Imodium slows the rhythm of digestion so that the small intestines have more time to absorb fluid and nutrients from the foods you eat.
Darvon Propoxyphene Analgesic ClassII
Duragesic Fentanyl Analgesic classII, come in patch form
Tylenol APAP-acetaminophen Analgesic
Percodan Oxycodone-ASA Analgesic ClassII
Percocet Oxycodone-APAP Analgesic ClassII
Pyridium Phenazophyridine Analgesic used to relieve pain, burning and discomfort of the urinary tract. turns urine red
Mortin/Advil Ibuprofen Analgesic NSAID
Naprosyn Naproxen Analgesic NSAIDS
Bayer ASA-Aspirin Analgesic
no brand Codeine Analgesic opium cause constipation
Demerol Meperidine Analgesic ClassII
Oxycontin Oxycodone Analgesic narcotic pain reliever similar to morphine
Celebrex Celecoxib Analgesic NSAIDS used for joint pain
Dilantin phenytoin anticonvulsant It works by slowing down impulses in the brain that cause seizures.
Pepcid Famotidine Antiulcer-block acid,H2
Zantac Ranitidine Antiulcer-block acid,H2
Prilosec omeprazole Antiulcer Go straight to the proton pump
Prevacid lansoprazole Antiulcer Go stright to the proton pump
Glucotrol glipizide Antidiabetic
glucophage metformin Antidiabetic, smells like fish, used to treat type2 diabetes
orinase Tolbutamide Antidiabetic
Proventil Albuterol Anti-Histamine-prevents a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs
Benadryl Diphenhydrime Anti-Histamine
Dramamine Dimenhydrinate anti-histamine,used for motion sickness
Phenergan Promethazine Anti-Histamine, used to treat allerdy symptoms such as runny nose,sneezing,itchy,watery eyes,hives.Alson prevents motion sickness
PenVeeK Penicillin antibiotic-the grandfather of intibiotics,PNC
Amoxil Amoxicillin antibiotic
Amcill amcillcillin antibiotic
Keflex Cephalexin antibiotic
Zithromax Azithromycin antibiotic-differs from PNC,is given if u are allergic to penicillin and comes in a pre-pack
Augmentin amoxil+clavunate Antibiotic Augmentin contains a combination of amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic in a group of drugs called penicillins. Amoxicillin fights bacteria in the body.
Cipro ciprofloxacin Antibiotic Cipro is an antibiotic in a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones. It fights bacteria in the body. It works by stopping the production of essential proteins needed by the bacteria to survive.
Cleocin clindamycin Antibiotic,Treating serious infections caused by certain bacteria. It is not used to treat meningitis.
Garamycin Gentamicin AntiInfective,topical
Eryc Erthromycin Erythromycin is in a group of drugs called macrolide antibiotics. Macrolide antibiotics slow the growth of, or sometimes kill, sensitive bacteria by reducing the production of important proteins needed by the bacteria to survive.
Sumycin tetracycline Sumycin is a tetracycline antibiotic.
minocin minocycline AntiInfective,used for skin conditions
Vibramycin doxycline Vibramycin is a tetracycline antibiotic
Nitrostat nitroglycerin emergency, used sublingually
isordil isosorbide anitanginal,used over a peroid of time, prophylaxis
dyspepsia indigestion
pathogen causes diease
5/9(F-32) Celsius
9/5(C+32) Fahrenheit
Calan Verapmil Antianginal
Tenormin Atenolol Antianginal,Tenormin is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins).
Inderal Propranolol Antianginal,Inderal is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation
Lanoxin Digoxin AntiArrhythmic
Xylocaine lodocaine AntiArrhythmic
Coumadin warfin anticoagulant
Heparin Used through an I.V. Vitamin K causes blood clots Heparin is used to treat and prevent blood clots in the veins, arteries, or lungs. It is also used before surgery to reduce the risk of blood clots.Fights/prevents blood clots
Retrovir AZT Antiviral,AIDS medication
Zovirax Acyclovir Antiviral,Herpes
Robitussin Guaifenesin Antitussive
dolophine methodone Used as a substitute for herion, classII
bentyl dicyclomine Antichlingergic for IBS
Xanax Alprazolam Anti-Anxiety(benzodiazepine)ClassII
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