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What is used to manage mild to moderate pain and to reduce fever? Analgesics/Antipyretics Tylenol*, Bayer*, Ecotrin*, Voltaren, Advil*, Motrin*, Mobic, Aleve*, Anaprox, Naprosyn
What is used to produce local anesthesia through loss of feeling to a body part? Anesthetics (Local) Xylocaine, Nupercainal ointment*
What is used to treat heartburn, hyperacidity, indigestion, and gastroesophageal reflex disease, and to promote healing of ulcers. Antacids Maalox*, Mylanta*, Tums*, Alka-Seltzer*
What is used to treat mild to moderate dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease Anti-Alzheimer's Agents Aricept
What is used to prevent or cure iron-deficiency anemia Antianemics Feosol*, DexFerrum, InFed, Cobex, Cyanoject, Folvite.
What is used to prevent, cure, or alleviate depression, and to treat anxiety disorders (panic attacks) and obsessive-convulsive disorder. Antidepressants Celexa,Lexapro,Prozac,Paxil,Zoloft,Elavil,Wellbutrin-SR,Remeron serzone,Desyrel,Effexor XR.
What is used to treat anxiety.` Antianxiety Agents Xanax(IV), BuSpar, Librium (IV), v
What is used to relieve or prevent angina attacks. Antianginals Sorbitrate, Imdur, Nitro-Bid, Nitro-Dur, Nitrostat, Tenormin, Inderal, Norvasc, Vascor, Cardizem, Dilacor XR, Adalat, Procardia-XL Calan, Isoptin, Verelan.
What is used to decrease preoperatively oral and respiratory secretion. Anticholinergics Atro-Pen
What is used to prevent and treat venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and myocardial infraction by preventing clot extension and formation. Anticoagilants. Coumadin.
What is used to prevent relieve seizures. Antidiabetics Amaryl,Glucotrol XL,DiaBeta,Micronase,Glucophage,Actos,Avandia Humulin R* Novolin R*,Humulin N*,Humulin 70/30* Novolin 70/30* Lantus Humalog
What is used to decrease preoperatively oral and respiratory secretion. Anticholinergics Pepto-Bismol* Lomotil(V) Kaopectate* Imodium*
What is used to prevent and treat venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and myocardial infraction by preventing clot extension and formation. Anticoagilants. Coumadin
What is used to prevent . Anticonvulsants. Tegretol, Klonopin(IV), Depakote, Neurontin, Lamictal, Dilantin, Topamax, Depakene .
What is used to prevent or relive nausea and vomiting Antiemetics Marinol (lll) Zofran Compazine Phenergan, Bonine
What is used to relive discomfort of excess gas and bloating in gastrointestinal tract Antiflatulents Gas-X* Mylanta Gas
What is used to treat fungal infections Antifungals. Fungizone Gyne-Lotrimin* Difucan,Nizoral Monistat* Mycostatin* Terazol .
What is used to prevent attacks of gout Antigout Agents Zyloprim,Colchicine tablets
What is used to treat worm infections(pinworms,roundworms,hookworms) Antihelmintics Vermox
What is used to relieve symptoms associated with allergies ( increased sneezing, rhinorrhea, itchy eyes, nose, and throat. Antihistamines Dimetaine* Zyrtec,Chlor-Trimetron*,Teldrin* Clarinex Benadryl* Allegra Atarax Vistaril Claritin* Phenergan
What is used to manage hypertension Antihypertension Lotensin Capoten Vasotec Prinivil Accupril Altarpiece Catapres Cardura Minipress Atacand Avapro Cozaar Benicar Diovan Tenormin Zebeta Coreg Lopressor Toprol XL Inderal Blocadren Norvasc Cardizem Plendil Apresoline Lotrel Ziac Hyzaar Corzide
What is used to treat erectile dysfunction Antiimpotence Agents Viagra
What is used to treat infections Antiinfectives Amoxil Augmentin Bicllin Veetids Wycillin Zithromax Biaxin Ery-Tab Pediazole Ceclor Omnicef Cefzil Rocephin Keflex Cipro Levaquin Floxin Doryx Vibramycin Arestin Achromycin Sumycin Garamycin
What is used to relieve signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis in adults Antiinflammatory Agents Bayer* Ecotrin* Celebrex Lodine Advil Motrin Indocin Relafen Aleve* Anaprox Naprosyn Bextra
What is used to treat bipolar affective disorders Antimanics Eskalith Eskalith CR
What is used in acute treatment of migraine attacks Antimigraines Imitrex
What is used to treat tumors Antineoplastic Cytoxan Mexate Folex
What is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease Anti-Parkinson's Agents Sinemet
What is used to treat protozoal infections Antiprotozoal Flagyl
What is used to treat psychotic disorders Antipsychotics Haldol Zyprexa Risperdal Seroquel
What is used to manage HIV infections and to reduce maternal-fetal transmissions of HIV Antiretrovirals Retrovir
What is used to control hypermotility in irritable bowel syndrome, spastic bladder, and pylorospasm Antispasmodics Bentyl Levsin
What is used to treat tuberculosis Antituberculars Isotamine(INH) PMS- Pyrazinamide Rifadin
What is used to prevention or relief of coughs caused by minor viral upper respiratory infections or inhaled irritants Antitussives Tessalon Tussionex(lll) Robitussion DM* Robitussion A-C (V)
What is used to manage ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease, heartburn, indigestion, and gastric hyperacidity Antiulcers Nexium Prevacid Prilosec* Protonix Aciphex
What is used to manage herpes infections Antivirals Zovirax Valtrex
What is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis Bone Resorption Inhibitors Fosamax Evista Actonel
What is used to manage reversible airway obstruction caused by asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Bronchodilaters Proventil Advair Diskus Combivent Singulair Serevent Bronkodyl Accolate
What is used to treat congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmias Cardiac Glycosides Crystodigin Digitek Lanoxicaps Lanoxin
What is used to treat narcolepsy and manage attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder Central Nervous System Stimulants Strattera Dexedrine(ll) Adderall (ll) Ritalin (ll) Concerta (ll)
What is used to prevent pregnancy and to regulate menstrual cycle Contraceptives (Hormonal) Apri Yasmin Alesse Levien Kariva Mircette Ortho-Novum Depo-Provera
What is used to treat inflammation, allergies, asthma, and autoimmune disorder and as replacement therapy in adrenal insufficiency Corticosteroids Cortone Flovent Cortef Medrol Depo-Medrol Aristocort
What is used to decrease nasal congestion Decongestants Afrin* Dristan* Neo-Synephrine Sudafed
What is used to manage hypertension, edema in congestive heart failure, and renal disease Diuretics Bumex Lasix Hygroton Esidrix HydroDiuril Aldactone Dyrenium
What is used to treat or prevent electrolyte depletion Electrolyte Replacement K-Dur Klor-Con
What is used to treat poisoning Emetics syrup
What is used to manage coughs by expelling mucus Expectorants Robitussion* Naldecon
What is used to treat moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms of menopause Hormone Replacements Premarin Prempro Activella
What is used to prevent (vaccine-preventable) disease Immunizations Acel-imune Daptacel infanrix Tripedia ActHIB Havix Vaqta Ipol
What is used to treat severe rheumatoid arthritis and to prevent and treat rejection of transplanted organs Immunosuppresants Sandimmune Neoral Rheumatrex
What is used to relive constipation Laxatives. Dulcolax* Colace* Phenolax* Metamucil*
What is used to lower cholesterol to reduce risk of myocardial infarction and stroke Lipid-Lowering Agents Lipitor Zetia Vytorin Tricor Lescol Lopid Mevacor Pravachol Crestor Zoccor.
What is used to treat acute painful musculoskeletal condition Muscle Relaxants (Skeletal) Soma Flexeril Skelaxin Robaxin
What is used to treat eye infections Ophthalmic Antiinfectives TobraDex Polysporin Neosporin Polytrim Tobrex
What is used to treat ear conditions Otic Preparations Auralgan Cortisporin Otic Floxin Otic Debrox
What is used to reduce incidence of myocardial infarction and stroke Platelet Inhibitors Plavix Aspirin*
What is used for short-term treatment of insomnia Sedatives and Hypnotics Lunesta(lv) Dalmane (lv) Luminal (lv) Restoril (lv)
What is used to manage nicotine withdraws to cease cigarettes smoking Smoking Deterrents Nicorette Gum* Nicotrol Inhaler Commit Loz-enges*
What is used for acute management of coronary thrombosis (myocardial infarction) Thrombolytic Agents Activase Eminase Retavase Streptase
What is used as replacement or substitute therapy for diminished or absent thyroid functioning of many causes Thyroid Preparation Levoxyl Synthroid Tapazole
What is used to treat over reactive bladder function, work by inhibiting bladder contraction Urinary tract antispasmodics Ditropan Detrol
What is used to treat severe allergic reactions and cardiac arrest Vasopressors Adrenalin EpiPen
What is used to manage obesity Weight Control Agents Tenuate(lv) Fastin (lv) Meridia (lv) Xenical
What is used to manage moderate to severe pain. Analgesics(opioid) . Tylenol w/Codeine(111) Actiq, Vicodin (111) Lortab (111) Demerol (11), Oxycontin (11), Percocet (11) percodan (11) Darvon (1v), Darvocet-N (1v), Ultram.
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