CHAPTER 7 Urinary Drugs
1. Thiazide diuretic drugs act at the loop of Henle and the distal renal tubule to
increase the excretion of sodium. They block sodium and potassium from being
reabsorbed from the tubule back into the blood. More sodi
Homework assignment 3
Chapter 7: Page 151, questions 2, 4, 8, and 10
2. The K in a trade name drug represents the chemical element for potassium K+.
4. Kill bacteria, control pain and inflammation, suppress bacterial growth, and decrease
Homework assignment 1
1. Pharmacology comes from the Greek word phramkon meaning medicine or drug and ology
meaning study of. Medicine comes from medicina the Latin word for drug. Drug comes from the
Dutch word droog meaning dried herbs and plants.