Flash cards on musculoskeletal system drugs: NSAIDS, DMARDS, and anti-gout agents

The Department of Pharmacology at University of Utah released some years ago a set of flash cards on different pharmacology topics, I will be covering each group in an individual post. This time is the turn of musculoskeletal drugs:

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS, NAIDs)

  • Acetylsalicylic Acid/Aspirin
  • Methylsalicylate (Oil of Wintergreen)
  • Salicylamide
  • Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, Nuprin) (OTC)
  • Indomethacin (Indocin)
  • Sulindac (Clinoril)
  • Flurbiprofen (Ansaid)
  • Naproxen (Naprosyn)
  • Piroxicam (Feldene)
  • Diflunisal (Dolobid)
  • Ketorolac (Toradol)

Drugs for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: DMARDs 

  • Gold (Auranofin, Aurothioglucose)
  • D-penicillamine (Cuprimine)
  • Methotrexate (Rheumatrex)
  • Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)
  • Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine)
  • Levamisole (Ergamisol)

Anti-gout agents

  • Probenecid (Benemid)
  • Sulfinpyrazone (Anturane)
  • Allopurinol (Zyloprim)
  • Colchicine

Other drugs:

  • Immunosupressants
  • Corticosteroids

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