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- Acetic/Antipyrine/Benzocaine/Polycos Otic
Brand names: Dymelor
A sulfonylurea hypoglycemic agent that is metabolized in the liver to 1-hydrohexamide.
- Acetohydroxamic Acid
Brand names: Lithostat
Acetohydroxamic acid (also known as AHA or Lithostat) is a drug that is a potent and irreversible inhibitor of bacterial and plant urease usually used for urinary tract infections. The molecule ...
- Acetylcholine Ophthalmic
Brand names: Parvolex, Mucomyst, and Acetadote
The N-acetyl derivative of CYSTEINE. It is used as a mucolytic agent to reduce the viscosity of mucous secretions. It has also been shown to have antiviral effects in patients with HIV due to inhibition of viral stimulation by reactive oxygen intermediates.
- Acitretin (Soriatane)
Brand names: Soriatane
An oral retinoid effective in the treatment of psoriasis. It is the major metabolite of ETRETINATE with the advantage of a much shorter half-life when compared with etretinate.
- Acrivastine (Semprex-D)
Brand names: Semprex-D
Acrivastine is a medication used for the treatment of allergies and hay fever. It is a second-generation H1-receptor antagonist antihistamine (like its base molecule triprolidine) and works by blocking Histamine H1 ...
- Acrivastine / Pseudoephedrine
- Acrivastine / Pseudoephedrine is very rare, occurring 1 in 94426 users.
Brand names: Zovirax
A GUANOSINE analog that acts as an antimetabolite. Viruses are especially susceptible. Used especially against herpes.
- Acyclovir-Hydrocortisone Topical
- Acyclovir Topical Product
Brand names: Herpetad Cold Sore Topical Product, Soothelip Cold Sore Topical Product, and Zovirax Topical Product
- Adalimumab (Humira)
Brand names: Humira
Adalimumab (HUMIRA, AbbVie) is the third TNF inhibitor, after infliximab and etanercept, to be approved in the United States. Like infliximab and etanercept, adalimumab binds to Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα), preventing ...
- Adapalene-Benzoyl Peroxide Topical
- Adapalene-Benzoyl Peroxide Topical is rare, occurring 1 in 19672 users.
- Adapalene Topical
- Adapalene Topical is rare, occurring 1 in 2969 users.
Brand names: Hepsera
Adefovir is a prescription medicine used to treat (chronic) infections with hepatitis B virus. Adefovir was previously called bis-POM PMEA, with trade names Preveon and Hepsera. It is an orally-administered nucleotide ...
Brand names: Adenoscan, Adenocard, and My-O-Den
A nucleoside that is composed of adenine and d-ribose. Adenosine or adenosine derivatives play many important biological roles in addition to being components of DNA and RNA. Adenosine itself is a neurotransmitter.
- Aflibercept Ophthalmic
- Agalsidase Beta (Fabrazyme)
Brand names: Fabrazyme
Alpha-galactosidase is a glycoside hydrolase enzyme that hydrolyses the terminal alpha-galactosyl moieties from glycolipids and glycoproteins. It is encoded by the GLA gene.
- The mixture of gases present in the earth's atmosphere consisting of oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and small amounts of other gases.
Brand names: Albenza
A benzimidazole broad-spectrum anthelmintic structurally related to MEBENDAZOLE that is effective against many diseases. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p38)
- Albumin Human, Usp (Albutein)
Brand names: Albunex, Albuminar-25, and Albuminar-5
Human serum albumin is the most abundant protein in human blood plasma. It is produced in the liver. Albumin constitutes about half of the blood serum protein. It is soluble and ...
Brand names: Ventolin, Airomir, and Combivent
A short-acting beta-2 adrenergic agonist that is primarily used as a bronchodilator agent to treat ASTHMA. Albuterol is prepared as a racemic mixture of R(-) and S(+) stereoisomers. The stereospecific preparation of R(-) isomer of albuterol is referred to as levalbuterol.
Brand names: Combivent and Ipratropium/Albuterol
The combination preparation ipratropium bromide/salbutamol is a formulation containing ipratropium bromide and salbutamol sulfate (albuterol sulfate) used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma (not an FDA ...
- Alcaftadine Ophthalmic
- Alclometasone Topical
- Alclometasone Topical is rare, occurring 1 in 13114 users.
- Aldesleukin (Proleukin)
Brand names: Proleukin
Interleukin 2 (IL-2) is an interleukin, a type of cytokine signaling molecule in the immune system. It is a protein that regulates the activities of white blood cells (leukocytes, often lymphocytes) ...
- Aldioxa-Chloroxylenol Topical
- Aldioxa Topical
Brand names: Amevive
Alefacept is a genetically engineered immunosuppressive drug. It was sold under the brand name Amevive in Canada, the United States, Israel, Switzerland and Australia. In 2011, the manufacturers made a decision ...
- Alemtuzumab (Campath)
Brand names: Campath
Alemtuzumab (marketed as Campath, MabCampath or Campath-1H and currently under further development as Lemtrada) is a monoclonal antibody used in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) ...
Brand names: (4-Amino-1-Hydroxybutylidene)Bisphosphonic Acid and Alendronic Acid
A nonhormonal medication for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis in women. This drug builds healthy bone, restoring some of the bone loss as a result of osteoporosis.
- Alendronate-Cholecalciferol is rare, occurring 1 in 18159 users.
Brand names: Alfenta, Rapifen Intensive Care, and Rapifen Concentrate
A short-acting opioid anesthetic and analgesic derivative of FENTANYL. It produces an early peak analgesic effect and fast recovery of consciousness. Alfentanil is effective as an anesthetic during surgery, for supplementation of analgesia during surgical procedures, and as an analgesic for critically ill patients.
- Alfuzosin (Uroxatral)
Brand names: Xatral Sr and Uroxatral
Alfuzosin (INN, provided as the hydrochloride salt) is an α1 receptor antagonist used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, ...
- Alginic Acid
Brand names: Algitec
Alginic acid, also called algin or alginate, is an anionic polysaccharide distributed widely in the cell walls of brown algae, where through binding with water it forms a viscous gum. In ...
- Alginic Acid/Al Hydroxide/Mg Carbonate
- Alginic Acid/Al Hydroxide/Mg Trisilicate
- Alglucerase (Ceredase)
Brand names: Ceredase
Alglucerase is a modified form of human β-glucocerebrosidase where the non-reducing ends of the oligosaccharide chains have been terminated with mannose residues. Ceredase is the trade name of a citrate buffered ...
- Alglucosidase Alfa (Myozyme)
Brand names: Myozyme and Lumizyme
Alglucosidase alfa (Lumizyme, Myozyme, Genzyme) is an enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) orphan drug for treatment of Pompe disease (Glycogen storage disease type II), a rare lysosomal storage disorder (LSD). Chemically speaking, ...
- Al Hydroxide/Asa/Ca Carbonate/Mg Hydroxide
- Aliskiren (Tekturna)
Brand names: Tekturna
Aliskiren (INN) (trade names Tekturna, US; Rasilez, UK and elsewhere) is the first in a class of drugs called direct renin inhibitors. Its current licensed indication is essential (primary) hypertension.
- Aliskiren / Amlodipine
- Aliskiren / Amlodipine / Hydrochlorothiazide
- Aliskiren / Hydrochlorothiazide
- Aliskiren / Valsartan
- Aliskiren / Valsartan is very rare, occurring 1 in 33723 users.
- Alitretinoin Topical
- Allantoin/Camphor/Phenol Topical
- Allantoin Topical
Brand names: Caplenal, Cosuric, and Rimapurinol
A XANTHINE OXIDASE inhibitor that decreases URIC ACID production. It also acts as an antimetabolite on some simpler organisms.
- Almotriptan (Axert)
Brand names: Axert
Almotriptan (trade names Axert (US, Canada), Almogran (Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland Portugal, Spain, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, South Korea… ), Almotrex (Italy) and Amignul (Spain)) ...