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Glossary of drug suffixes 2

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-zosin
alpha-adrenergic blocker
-lol
beta-adrenergic blocker
-zepam
benzodiazepine
-zolam
benzodiazepine
-pril
ACE inhibitor
-artan
angiotensin receptor blocker
-dipine
calcium channel blocker
-statin
lipid-lowering drug
-ase
thrombolytic
-plase
thrombolytic
-parin
anticoagulant
-sone
corticosteroid
-dronate
biphosphonate (for osteoporosis)
-terol
bronchodilator
-tidine
histamine2 blocker - acid reducer
-prazole
protein pump inhibitor - acid reducer
-cillin
penicillin antibiotic
-cef
cephalosporin antibiotic
-ceph
cephalosporin antibiotic
-cycline
tetracycline antibiotic
-floxacin
fluoroquinolone antibiotic
-thromycin
macrolide antibiotic
-micin
aminoglycoside antibiotic
-mycin
aminoglycoside antibiotic
-azole
antifungal

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