Endocrine drugs flash cards

This endocrine pharmacology set of flash cards was developed by the Department of Pharmacology at University of Utah. Contains the following classes of drugs:

  • Agents for the treatment of thyroid disorders:
    • Thyroglobulin (Proloid),Levothyroxine sodium (Synthroid, Levothroid, Levoxine), Liothyronine sodium (Cytomel)
    • Antithyroid drugs: Propylthiouracil (PTU),  Methimazole (Tapazole), Iodide,  Radioactive Iodine, Propranolol (Inderal)
  • Calcium & related: gluconate (Kalcinate),gluceptate,chloride, carbonate (TUMS, etc.), citrate (Citracal, etc.), glubionate (Neo-Calglucon), lactate phosphate, Dicalcium phosphate, Vitamin D2/ergocalciferol (Deltalin, Drisdol, Calciferol), Calcitriol/1,25-(OH)2-cholecalciferol (Rocaltrol)
  • Bisphosphonates: Sodium etidronate (Didronel), Pamidronate (Aredia), Alendronate (Fosamax)
  • Insulins: Regular insulin, Isophane insulin suspension (NPH insulin), Insulin Zn (Lente insulin), Extended insulin zinc suspension (Ultralente insulin).
  • Oral antidiabetic drugs: Tolbutamide (Orinase), Chlorpropramide (Diabinese), Glyburide (Micronase), Glipizide (Glucotrol), Metformin (Glucophage), Acarbose (Precose), Troglitazone

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