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

-statin

A
Cardiac glycocide
B
HMG CoA reductase
C
Methylzanthines
D
Calcium channel blockers
Question 2

-bendazole

A
TCA
B
Antihelmentic drugs
C
Antifungal drugs
D
H2 antagonists
Question 3

-cillin

A
H2 Blockers
Hint:
try again
B
Penicillins
C
TCAs
Hint:
try again
D
Antifungal Drugs
Hint:
try again
Question 4

-tidine

A
Neuromuclular blockers
B
H2 blockers
C
Local anesthetics
D
Bisphosphonate
Question 5

-dipine

A
Benzodiazapine
B
Tetracyclines
C
TCAs
D
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
Question 6

-dronate

A
TCA
B
Bisphosphonate
C
Cardiac glycocide
D
Penecillins
Question 7

-ipramine

A
TCAs
B
ACE inhibitors
C
TZDs
D
ARBs
Question 8

-glitizone

A
TZDs
B
TCAs
C
ARBs
D
ACE inhibitors
Question 9

-barbital

A
ACE inhibitos
Hint:
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B
Barbiturates
C
Inhaled anesthetics
Hint:
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D
Beta Blockers
Hint:
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Question 10

-sartan

A
ACE inhibitors
Hint:
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B
ARBs
C
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
Hint:
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D
TZDs
Hint:
try again
Question 11

-stigmine

A
TCAs
B
Cholinesterase inhibitors
C
Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers
D
TZDs
Question 12

-olol

A
ARBs
Hint:
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B
Alpha 1 blockers
Hint:
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C
Beta 2 agonists
Hint:
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D
Beta blockers
Question 13

-ipramine

A
Methylxanthines
B
ARBs
C
Nitrosoureas
D
TCAs
Question 14

-chol

A
Nitrosoureas
B
Pituitary hormone
C
H2 blockers
D
Cholenergics
Hint:
another name for this category is muscarinic agonists
Question 15

-triptyline

A
TZDs
Hint:
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B
Tetracyclines
Hint:
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C
TCAs
D
Antifungal drugs
Hint:
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Question 16

-mustine

A
Nitrosoureas
B
Protease inhibitors
C
Neuroleptics
D
Methylxanthines
Question 17

-terol

A
Bisphosphonates
B
Benzodiazapines
C
Barbiturates
D
Beta blockers
E
Beta 2 agonists
Question 18

-zosin

A
Alpha 1 blockers
B
Inhaled anesthetics
Hint:
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C
Pituitary hormone
Hint:
try again
D
HMG CoA reductase inhibitor
Hint:
try again
Question 19

-ane

A
Phenothiazines
Hint:
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B
Inhaled anesthetics
C
TCA
Hint:
try again
D
Antihelmentic
Hint:
try again
Question 20

-glitizone

A
Tetracyclines
B
Cholinesterase inhibitors
C
TZDs
D
Barbiturates
Question 21

-navir

A
Beta 2 agonists
Hint:
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B
Tetracycline Drugs
Hint:
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C
Antivirals
Hint:
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D
Protease inhibitors
Question 22

-azine

A
Phenothiazines
B
Tetracyclines
Hint:
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C
Local anesthetics
Hint:
try again
D
Muscarinic agents
Hint:
try again
Question 23

-azepam

A
Benzodiazapines
B
Neuroleptics
Hint:
try again
C
Muscarinic agonists
Hint:
try again
D
Cholenergics
Hint:
try again
Question 24

-tropin

A
Pituitary hormone
B
Methylxanthines
C
Antifungal drugs
D
Benzodiazapine
Question 25

-caine

A
Cholinesterase inhibitors
B
Neuroleptics
C
Inhaled anesthetics
D
Local anesthetics
Question 26

-conazole

A
Nitrosoureas
B
Protease inhibitors
C
Antihelmentic drugs
D
Antifungal drugs
Question 27

-pril

A
ARBs
B
TCAs
C
ACE inhibitors
D
TZDs
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