Drug Suffixes and Prefixes

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  1. Drugs that end in -Pril are...
    ACE Inhibitors
  2. Drugs that end in -olol are...
    Beta Blockers
  3. Drugs that end in  -sartan are...
    Angiotensin 2 Receptor Blockers
  4. Drugs that end in -statin treat...
    Cholesterol
  5. Drugs that start with Pred- are.....
    Steroids
  6. Drugs that end n -asone or -olone are...
    Steroids
  7. Drugs that end in -thiazide are...
    Diuretics
  8. Drugs that end in -gliptin are...
    Anti- Diabetics
  9. Drugs that end in -zepam are...
    Benzodiazepines
  10. Drugs that end in -zolam are...
    Benzodiazepines
  11. Drugs that end in -zodone are...
    Anti-depressants
  12. Drugs that end in -nazole are...
    Antifungal
  13. Drugs that begin with Ceph- are....
    Anti-biotic
  14. Drugs that end in -cillin are...
    Anti-biotic
  15. Drugs that end in -cycline are..
    Anti-biotic
  16. Drugs that end in -mycin are...
    Anti-biotic
  17. Drugs that end in -floxacin are...
    Anti-biotic
  18. Drugs that end in -vir are..
    Anti-Viral
  19. Drugs that end in -eprazole or -oprazole are...
    Protein Pump Inhibitors
  20. Drugs that end in -tidine are...
    H 2 antagonists
  21. Drugs that end in -dipine are....
    Calcium Channel Blockers
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Drug Suffixes and Prefixes
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Knowing the suffixes and prefixes of meds helps know their categories
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