Fun With Chemicals

Hey kids! Wanna have some fun?
Sure you do!

Here's a little quiz to test your knowledge of the drugs Mark takes (as of June 1999). Just match up the three lists: chemical structure, name, and common name. C'mon, it's fun!


  1. [chemical 1]
  2. [chemical 2]
  3. [chemical 3]
  4. [chemical 4]


  1. 1,3-bis(2-carboxychromon-5-yloxy)-2-hydroxypropane
  2. alpha1-[tert-butylamino)methyl]-4-hydroxy-m-xylene-alpha,alpha'-diol sulfate (2:1)(salt)
  3. 1-[[p-[2-(3-ethyl-4-methyl-2-oxo-3-pyrroline-1-carboxamido) ethyl]phenyl]sulfonyl]-3-(trans-4-methylcyclohexyl)urea
  4. (alpha|beta)-D-glucopyranose

Common Name

  1. Glimepiride
  2. Glucose
  3. Albuterol sulfate
  4. Cromolyn sodium

Whoo-hoo! Wasn't that fun?

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Last updated 8 June 2000
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