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possession
depersonalization
psychosis
hypertension
diagnosis
over the counter
medication
benzodiazepine
opioid
pharmacy
prescription
stimulant

Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance that changes the way the body or mind works. Drug
A drug used to prevent or cure illness, disease, or relieve pain. Medicine
A medicine obtained only with a written order from a doctor. Prescription Drug
A medicine that can be purchased without a prescription. over-the-counter drug
The using of a harmful drug on purpose. Drug Abuse
A depressant drug found in some beverages. Alcohol
A person who supports the harmful behavior of another. Enabler
A disease in which there is a dependence on alcohol. Alcoholism
A stimulant drug found in tobacco. Nicotine
A group of drugs that speed up the body;s functions. Stimulants
A group of drugs that slow down the nervous system and relieve pain. Narcotics
A group of illegal drugs that change sensation. Hallucinogens
Chemicals that are breathed in. Inhalants
A group of drugs that slow down the body's functions. Depressants
A substance that causes cancer. Carcinogen

Psych Meds Bingo Game

Type
Bingo Cards
Description

Antidepressants
SSRI
Stimulants
Seroquel
Antipsychotic Medications
Abilify
Depakote
Tranquilizers
Anti-Anxiety Medications
Clonazepam
psychosis
Drug interaction
Active Ingredient
Dosage
Maximum Dose
When to take the medication
High Blood pressure
over the counter
warnings
Medication List
How Often to take
Vitamins/Herbals
Prozac
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Health : Legal and Illegal Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The improper use of medicine or over-the-counter drugs DrugMisuse
a drug that speeds up activities of the central nervous system Stimulant
The leaves, stems, and flowering tops of the hemp plant Cannabis sativa Marijuana
a drug that distorts perception Hallucinogen
a powerful but short-acting stimulant Cocaine
A stimulant that is related to amphetamines Methamphetamine
One group of powerful stimulants Amphetamines
Any effect of a drug or medicine SideEffect
An opioid drug made from morphine Heroin
Sold legally in pharmacies or in stores without a doctors prescription Overthecounterdrug
a drug that speeds up activities of the central nervous system Stimulant
A psychoactive drug that slows brain and body reactions Depressant
One class of depressants, also called sedative-hypnotics Barbiturates
This substance will eventually control you, will take over your life PsychoactiveDrug
A breathable chemical vapor that produces mind altering effects Inhalant
A drug that can only be obtained with an order from a doctor PrescriptionDrug
When a drug is intentionally used improperly or unsafely DrugAbuse

PREVENTING DRUG ABUSE Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

marijuana
depressant
medicines
amphetamines
drug misuse
therapeutic community
heroin
methamphetamines
barbiturates
drug anatagonsim
drug synergism
cocaine
prescription drug
protective factor
drug abuse
illegal drug
hallucinogen
over-the-counter drug
psychoactive drug
side effect
club drugs
inhalant
opiate
stimulant

Anti-anxiety Medications Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Class of CNS depressant prescribed for fast acting relief of anxiety Benzodiazepines
_____ amounts of benzodiazepine over time to maintain therapeutic effect Increase
______ symptoms occur when patient stops taking benzodiazepines Withdrawal
_______ can be given with a CNS depressant but should not be given with an MAOI - can cause hypertensive crisis Buspirone
Class of medications that treat anxiety, are fast acting, and block histamine Antihistamines
Side effects of anti-anxiety meds such as dry mouth, dry eyes, urinary retention are known as ________ effects Anticholinergic
Beta blocker used to treat "fight or flight" symptoms of anxiety Inderal
Hypertensive used off-label in the treatment of anxiety Clonidine
Class of meds that can take 4-6 weeks to achieve therapeutic effect and therefore are not used in immediate relief of anxiety symptoms Antidepressants
The goal of medication in the treatment of anxiety is to _______ CNS calm

Legal and Illegal Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A drug that can be obtained only with a written order from a doctor Prescription Drug
A breathable chemical vapor that relieves heart pain, can cause permanent damage, heart failure, cardiac arrest, or suffocation Inhalant
A stimulant that is even more powerful than an amphetamine and is sometimes referred to as "crank," "crystal," or "ice" Methamphetamine
A drug that is referred to as "pot," "weed," or "dope" Marijuana
A secondary, typically undesirable effect of a drug Side effect
Taking a drug for which it was not intended to be used for Drug misuse
Abusers sniff the drug into their nose, smoke it, or inject it directly into their bloodstream Cocaine
A type of drug that changes the brain function and thought processes Psychoactive Drug
Most frequently used illegal drug in the United States made from morphine Heroin
A medicine that is sold legally in pharmacies without a doctors permission Over the counter drug
Types of drugs that slow down body functions by decreasing the heart rates and lowering body pressure Depressant
When people intentionally use any kind of drugs for non-medical purposes Drug Abuse
A type of drugs that speeds up activities of the CNS by increasing blood pressure, alertness, and heart rate. Stimulant
A type of very powerful and dangerous stimulant Amphetamines
A class of depressants that relax a person. Also known as sedative-hypnotics Barbiturates
A drug that distorts perception, though, and mood. They overload the brain with sensory information, causing a distorted sense of reality. Hallucinogen

Pharmacy Week Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Pharmacy Network National
Low cost alternative Generic
Online claim approval Adjudication
Brand Name Zithromax Azithromycin
Medication for Alzheimers Namenda
President of PerformRx Tegenu
Our PBM PerformRx
Pharmacist designation RPH
Pharmacy Contact Callcenter
Class of drugs Specialty
Our Claims Processor Argus
Contracted pharmacies Network
Brand Name Omeprazole Prilosec
Needs Approval Prior Authorization
Where Prescriptions are filled Pharmacy
Handles our newsletter Marketing
Review of Pharmacy claims Audit
Inhaler for Asthma Proair
Agreement to provide services Contract

Medication Crossword; Nurs134

Type
Crossword
Description

non-opioid analgesic given for mild to moderate pain; should be limited to 4 grams daily according to the FDA Acetaminophen
inhibits production of uric acid; used to treat gout Allopurino
benzodiazepine; treats anxiety and panic disorders; Xanax Alprazolam
calcium channel blocker; antihypertensive; works by systemic vasodilation to decrease blood pressure; Norvasc Amlodipine
antibacterial; may be given for pneumonia, sinusitis, acute bronchitis, middle ear infection, urethritis, pertussis, etc; Zithromax Arithromycin
NSAID; low dose taken routinely is often recommended to prevent heart attack Aspirin
given to treat high cholesterol and prevent cardiovascular disease Atorvastatin
most frequently given by suppository; stimulant laxative Bisacodyl
opioid analgesic used for management of moderate to severe acute pain; binds to CNS opioid receptors to block perception of pain; Buprenex Buprenorphine
beta blocker; antihypertensive; lowers heart rate and blood pressure; Coreg Carvedilol
anti-infective; binds to cell wall membrane to cause cell death against susceptible bacteria; Rocephin Ceftriaxone
fat-soluble vitamin that promotes absorption of Ca and Phos Cholecalciferol
anti-infective; fluoroquinolones; broad spectrum; used against gram positive (MRSA) and gram negative (E-coli) pathogens Ciprofloxacin
antihypertensive; adrenergic; for management of mild to moderate HTN; inhibits vasoconstriction to reduce blood pressure; Catapres Clonidine
opioid analgesic; often combined with guaifenesin or promethazine for cough suppressant that affects parts of the brain to reduce urge to cough Codeine
long-acting insulin that stimulates peripheral glucose uptake by binding to insulin receptors; Levemir Detemir
sodium; stool softener Docusate
reduces size of prostate and decreases urinary symptoms of BPH Dutasteride
low molecular weight heparin; prevention of VTE, DVT, PE Enoxaparin
antidiabetic; promotes insulin secretion and glucose-lowering mechanisms; Byetta Exenatide
used to prevent acid reflux/GERD; short-term treatment of duodenal ulcers Famotidine
opioid analgesic; short half-life; often given by IV or patch; CNS depressant Fentanyl

Alcohol, Tobacco, OTC, and other drugs Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Dependence
chewing tobacco
Amphetamines
Barbiturates
Opiate
Dependence (drugs/alcohol)
Detoxification
Tolerance (alcohol)
Tolerance
DWI
DUI
Binge Drinking
Blackout
Intoxication
Drug synergism
drug antagonism
Psychoactive drug
Prescription drug
Over the counter drug
Anabolic Steroids
Alcohol Proof
THC
Nicotine
Inhalant
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Fermentation
Club drug
Depressant
Stimulant
Hallucinogen

Drug Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a substance other than food the changes the way the body or mind functions Drug
the incorrect use of a prescription or OTC drug. Drug Misuse
the intentional use of a drug without medical or health reasons drug abuse
the amount of a drug that is taken at one time dose
a written order from a licensed health professional Prescription drug
a drug with a registered name or trademark given to a drug by a pharmaceutical company brand-name drug
a drug that contains the same active ingredients as a brand-name drug generic-name brand
a drug that can be purchased can be purchased without a prescription in the stores such as grocery stores or drugstores over-the-counter drug
a package that is sealed to assure that buyer that the package has not been opened previously Tamper-resistant package
an unwanted body change that is not related to the main purpose of a drug side effect