Common Drugs and Their Usage

Drugs/MedicineUse
AnaestheticsIt is a drug that induces insensitivity to pain.
AntiflatulentIt is a drug that reduces intestinal gas.
AntipyreticsIt is a drug used to lower body temperature.
AnalgesicsIt is a drug that is used to prevent or relieve pain. Eg. Aspirin.
AntibioticsIt is a drug that inhibits the growth of or destroys micro-organisms. Eg. Penicillin.
AntihistaminesIt is a drug used to relieve symptoms of cold and allergies.
AntispasmodicIt is a drug used to relieve spasm of involuntary muscle usually in stomach.
AntacidIt is a drug used for preventing or correcting acidity, especially in the stomach.
DiureticsIt is a drug that promotes the production of urine.
LaxativeIt is a drug used to provide relief in constitpation.