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Generic Drugs-prefixes, roots, suffixes

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trtw26umsledu's version from 2017-03-27 22:44

Section 1

Question Answer
-afilphosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitor (sildenafil)
-asonecorticosteroid (fluticasone)
-bicinantineoplastic; cytotoxic agent (idarubicin)
-bitalbarbiturate (sedative) (butabarbital)
-cainelocal anesthetic
cef-, cephcephalosporin antibiotic
-cillinpcn antibiotic
cortcorticosteroid
-cyclinetetracycline antibiotic
-mabmonoclonal antibody (adalimumab)
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Section 2

Question Answer
-dazoleantihelmintic; antibiotic; antibacterial
-dipinecalcium channel blocker
-dronatebisphosphonate; bone resorption inhibitor
-eprazoleproton pump inhibitor (PPI)
-fenacNSAID
-floxacinquinolone antibiotic
-gliptinanti-DM; inhibitor of the DPP-4 enzyme (sitagliptin)
-glitazoneanti-DM; thiazolidinedione (rosiglitasone)
-iramineantihistamine (pheniramine)
-lamidecarbonic anhydrase inhibitor (methazolamide)
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Section 3

Question Answer
-mustinealkylating agent (antineoplastic) (lomustine)
-mycinabx; antibacterial
-nacinmuscarinic antagonist (anticholinergic) (darifenacin)
-nazoleantifungal
-ololbeta blocker
-oloneanabolic steroid (oxymetholone)
-onidecorticosteroid
-oprazoleproton pump inhibitor
parin; -parinantithrombotic; anticoagulant (blood thinner)
-phyllinexanthine derivative (bronchodilator)
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Section 4

Question Answer
-praminetricyclic antidepressant (TCA) (imipramine)
pred; pred-corticosteroid (prednisolone)
-prilACE inhibitor (lisinopril)
-profenNSAID (ibuprofen)
-ridoneatpical antipsychotic (risperidone)
-sartanangiotensin II receptor antagonist; ARB (losartan)
-semideloop diuretic (water pll) (furosemide)
-setronserotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist; antiemetic and antinauseant (ondansetron)
-statinstatin (lovastatin)
sulfa-antibiotic; antiinfective; and anti-inflammatory (sulfamethoxazole)
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Section 5

Question Answer
-tadineantihistamine (loratadine); antiviral; anti-influenza-A (rimantadine)
-terolbeta agonist; bronchodilator (albuterol)
-thiazidethiazide diuretic (water pill)
-tinibantineoplastic (kinase inhibitor) (imatinib)
-trelfemale hormone (progestin) (desogestrel)
tretin-; tretin; -tretinretinoid; dermatologic agent; form of vitamin A (isotretinoin, tretinoin, acitretin)
-triptanantimigraine
-tylinetricyclic antidepressant (TCA) amitriptyline
vir; -virantiviral; antiherpes, antihepatitis, anti CMV, anti-flu
-vudineantiviral (zidovudine)
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Section 6

Question Answer
-zepambenzodiazepine (diazepam)
-zodoneantidepressant (trazodone)
-zolambenzodiazepine (alprazolam)
-zosinalpha blocker (terazosin)
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