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Narcotics
What license must a physician have to dispense, prescribe, or administer controlled substances?
Drug Enforcement Agency
Physicians with a narcotics license are required to register on June 30 of each year with,
Emetic
A drug that causes vomiting,
Antitussive
A drug used to relieve a cough,
Coagulant
A drug that causes blood or fluid to clot,
Antinauseant
A drug for nausea is a,
Antacid
A drug that neutralizes acidity,
Appetite Suppressor
A drug that controls appetite,
Bronchodilator
A drug used to dilate bronchial tubes,
Anticoagulant
A drug used to prevent blood from clotting,
Antipyretic
A drug used to control temperature,
Appetite Stimulant
A drug that promotes appetite,
Tranquilizer
A drug that reduces anxiety,
Vasodilator
A drug that causes dilation of blood vessels,
Decongestant
A drug that decreases congestion,
Mydriatic
A drug that causes the pupil of the eye to dilate,
Diagnostic
A drug or substance used for testing purposes,
Schedule I
What schedule of drugs has a high potential for abuse and is not accepted for medical use in the U.S.?
Diuretic
A drug that increases urinary output.
Hypnotic
A drug that produces sleep.
Placebo
An inactive substance substituted in place of the actual drug to satisfy the patient.
Antidote
Any substance that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of a poison.
gtt.
Drops
bid
Two times a day
PC
After meals
tid
Three times a day
qid
Four times a day
prn
As needed
qs
Quantity Sufficiant
NPO
Nothing by mouth
ac
Before Meals
sig
Directions
cc
Cubic Centimeter
caps
Capsules
hs
the abbreviation for bedtime
stat
the abbreviation for immediately
aq
water
noct
the abbreviation for night is
h
hour
CPE
The abbreviation for complete physical exam is
analgesic
a drug used to control pain is called
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