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M. Altman Presentation Ch. 7 Respiratory System Drugs

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M. Altman Presentation Ch. 7 Respiratory System Drugs

  1. 1. Respiratory SystemDrug PrescriptionsMarlowe AltmanBiology 120- WW5<br />MEDICAL TERMINOLOGYA Living Language<br />Fremgen & Frucht<br />
  2. 2. adenoid/o adenoids<br />alveol/o air sac<br />anthrac/o coal<br />atel/o incomplete<br />bronch/o bronchus<br />bronchi/o bronchus<br />bronchiol/o bronchiole<br />coni/o dust<br />diaphragmat/o diaphragm<br />epiglott/o epiglottis<br />laryng/o larynx<br />lob/o lobe<br />nas/o nose<br />Respiratory System: Combining forms<br />orth/o straight<br />ox/o oxygen<br />pharyng/o pharynx<br />pleur/o pleura <br />pneum/o lung, air<br />pneumon/o lung, air<br />pulmon/o lung<br />rhin/o nose<br />sinus/o sinus<br />spir/o breathing<br />steth/o chest<br />tonsill/o tonsils<br />trache/o trachea<br />thorac/o chest<br />
  3. 3. Respiratory System: Suffixes<br />-capnia carbon dioxide hypercapnia<br />-ectasis dilated bronchiectasis<br />-osmia smell anosmia<br />-phonia voice dysphonia <br />-pnea breathing apnea<br />-ptysis spitting hemoptysis<br />-thorax chest hemothorax <br />
  4. 4. Respiratory System:Pharmacology<br />
  5. 5. Respiratory System: Drug ℞ Afrin<br /><ul><li>Generic name is oxymetazoline
  6. 6. Works as a nasal or sinus decongestant
  7. 7. Shrinks swollen nasal tissue by constricting </li></ul>blood vessels<br /><ul><li>Increases drainage of sinus secretions & decreases congestion
  8. 8. Used for temporary relief from a cold, allergy, or sinus infection (12 hours with instant relief)
  9. 9. Nasal spray, three times a day
  10. 10. Short term use only, can form dependency</li></li></ul><li>Respiratory System: Drug ℞ Allegra<br /><ul><li>Generic name is fexofenadine
  11. 11. Works as an antihistamine for </li></ul>outdoor seasonal allergies caused by molds & pollen<br /><ul><li>Used to relieve sneezing, runny nose, itchy nose or throat, & itchy or red eyes
  12. 12. Tablet or suspension taken once or twice a day
  13. 13. Works within 1 hour & provides relief for12 to 24 hours
  14. 14. Can safely be used for extended periods
  15. 15. Does not cause drowsiness</li></li></ul><li>Respiratory System: Drug ℞ Flonase<br /><ul><li>Generic name is fluticasone
  16. 16. Corticosteroid which reduces </li></ul>inflammation & swelling in the <br />respiratory tract <br /><ul><li>Treats indoor & outdoor allergies year round
  17. 17. Used for congestion, sneezing, & itchy or runny nose
  18. 18. Once daily nasal spray with 24 hour relief, improvement within 12 hours
  19. 19. Will not cause drowsiness, non-habit forming</li></li></ul><li>Match the classification for each drug description, then match the brand name.<br />
  20. 20. Respiratory System: Drug ℞ References<br /><ul><li>Medical Terminology: A Living Language 4th edition. Fremgen & Frucht. Pearson Education, Inc.
  21. 21. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0000453
  22. 22. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001008
  23. 23. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0000055
  24. 24. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrin_(nasal_spray)
  25. 25. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxymetazoline
  26. 26. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fexofenadine
  27. 27. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fluticasone
  28. 28. http://www.drugs.com/mtm/afrin.html
  29. 29. http://www.drugs.com/allegra.html
  30. 30. http://www.drugs.com/flonase.html
  31. 31. http://www.afrin.com/
  32. 32. http://www.allegra.com/
  33. 33. http://www.flonase.com/</li>

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