Chemistry in Everyday Life Drugs

Chemistry in Everyday Life Drugs
Classification of Drugs
On basis of Pharmacological effect
On basis of drug action
On basis of chemical structure
On basis of molecular targets
Therapeutic Action of Different Classes of Drug
Antacids
Sodium Hydrogencarbonate
Mixture of aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide
Antihistamines
Cimetidine (Tagamet)
Antihistamines
Brompheniramine
Terfenadine
Neurologically active drugs
Tranquilizers
Analgesics
Antimicrobials
Antibiotics
Antiseptics
Disinfectants
Antifertility Drug
Detergents
Anionic Detergents
Sodium laurylsulphate
Sodium Dodecylbenzenesulphonate
Cationic Detergents
Cetyltrimethyl ammonium bromide
Nonionic Detergents
Liquid Dishwashing detergents
Drug Target Interaction
Enzymes as Drug Targets
Catalytic action of enzymes
Drug enzyme interaction
Receptors as Drug Targets
Antagonists
Agonists
Chemicals in Food
Chemicals are added in food for
Preservation
Cosmetic purpose
Adding nutritive value to them
Main categories of food additives
Food colors
Flavours and sweeteners (Artificial sweeteners)
Fat emulsifier and stabilising agents
Flour improvers
Antioxidants
Preservatives
Nutritional Supplements
Soaps
Toilet soaps
Soaps that float in water
Transparent Soaps
Medicated soaps
Shaving soaps
Laundry Soaps
Soap Chips
Soap Granules
Soap powders and Scouring soaps
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