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# Ch 8 Cohen Med Term

### Drugs

Question | Answer |
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What is the definition of the suffix for thrombolytic? | dissolving, reducing, loosening |

What is the definition of the suffix for sympathomimetic? | mimicking, simulating |

What is the definition of the suffix for psychotropic? | acting on |

What is the definition of the prefix for antiemetic? | against |

What is the definition of the prefix for contraceptive? | against, opposite |

What is the definition of the prefix for counterproductive? | opposite, against |

What is the definition of the root for algesia? | pain |

What is the definition of the root for chemotherapy? | chemical |

What is the definition of the root for hypnotic? | sleep |

What is the definition of the root for narcosis? | stupor |

What is the definition of the root for pharmacy? | drug, medicine |

What is the definition of the root for antipyretic? | fever |

What is the definition of the root for toxicity? | poison, toxin |

What is the definition of the root for vasoconstriction? | vessel |