Drug Name Endings (suffixes) Quiz

Each question consists of a suffix for a drug name. Read the suffix and select the drug category that is associated with that medication suffix.

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Question 1

-cillin

A
Antifungal Drugs
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B
TCAs
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C
H2 Blockers
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D
Penicillins
Question 2

-tropin

A
Methylxanthines
B
Pituitary hormone
C
Benzodiazapine
D
Antifungal drugs
Question 3

-stigmine

A
TCAs
B
TZDs
C
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
D
Cholinesterase inhibitors
Question 4

-bendazole

A
TCA
B
Antifungal drugs
C
H2 antagonists
D
Antihelmentic drugs
Question 5

-triptyline

A
TZDs
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B
TCAs
C
Tetracyclines
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D
Antifungal drugs
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Question 6

-tidine

A
Neuromuclular blockers
B
Bisphosphonate
C
H2 blockers
D
Local anesthetics
Question 7

-ipramine

A
ARBs
B
TZDs
C
ACE inhibitors
D
TCAs
Question 8

-mustine

A
Methylxanthines
B
Neuroleptics
C
Nitrosoureas
D
Protease inhibitors
Question 9

-chol

A
Nitrosoureas
B
H2 blockers
C
Cholenergics
Hint:
another name for this category is muscarinic agonists
D
Pituitary hormone
Question 10

-conazole

A
Protease inhibitors
B
Antifungal drugs
C
Nitrosoureas
D
Antihelmentic drugs
Question 11

-terol

A
Benzodiazapines
B
Beta blockers
C
Beta 2 agonists
D
Bisphosphonates
E
Barbiturates
Question 12

-navir

A
Protease inhibitors
B
Tetracycline Drugs
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C
Antivirals
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D
Beta 2 agonists
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Question 13

-sartan

A
TZDs
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B
ARBs
C
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
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D
ACE inhibitors
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Question 14

-zosin

A
Alpha 1 blockers
B
HMG CoA reductase inhibitor
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C
Pituitary hormone
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D
Inhaled anesthetics
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Question 15

-pril

A
ACE inhibitors
B
TZDs
C
TCAs
D
ARBs
Question 16

-azine

A
Tetracyclines
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B
Local anesthetics
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C
Phenothiazines
D
Muscarinic agents
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Question 17

-glitizone

A
TZDs
B
Tetracyclines
C
Barbiturates
D
Cholinesterase inhibitors
Question 18

-olol

A
Alpha 1 blockers
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B
Beta blockers
C
Beta 2 agonists
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D
ARBs
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Question 19

-barbital

A
Beta Blockers
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B
Barbiturates
C
Inhaled anesthetics
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D
ACE inhibitos
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Question 20

-ipramine

A
TCAs
B
Nitrosoureas
C
Methylxanthines
D
ARBs
Question 21

-ane

A
TCA
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B
Antihelmentic
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C
Inhaled anesthetics
D
Phenothiazines
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Question 22

-azepam

A
Neuroleptics
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B
Benzodiazapines
C
Cholenergics
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D
Muscarinic agonists
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Question 23

-statin

A
HMG CoA reductase
B
Methylzanthines
C
Cardiac glycocide
D
Calcium channel blockers
Question 24

-dronate

A
TCA
B
Bisphosphonate
C
Cardiac glycocide
D
Penecillins
Question 25

-glitizone

A
ACE inhibitors
B
TCAs
C
TZDs
D
ARBs
Question 26

-caine

A
Inhaled anesthetics
B
Neuroleptics
C
Cholinesterase inhibitors
D
Local anesthetics
Question 27

-dipine

A
TCAs
B
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
C
Tetracyclines
D
Benzodiazapine
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