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MISOPROSTOL (Cytotec): What is used for?

What is Misoprostol? Misoprostol is an active ingredient used for the treatment of  Cervical Ripening, Dilation of the cervix and induction of labour in women with an unfavourable cervix. The brand name of Misoprostol in the

BUDESONIDE (Pulmicort, Uceris): What is used for?

What is Budesonide? Budesonide is an active ingredient used for the treatment of Crohn’s disease, autoimmune hepatitis, ulcerative colitis, active collagenous colitis. The brand names of Budesonide in the United States are: Uceris, Pulmicort Turbuhaler, Pulmicort Flexhaler, Pulmicort

DICLOFENAC (Voltaren): What is used for?

What is Diclofenac? Diclofenac is an active ingredient used for the treatment of osteoarthritis, spondyloarthritis, extraarticular rheumatism, renal colic, musculoskeletal pain, lumbar pain, post-operative and post-traumatic pains, mild to moderate pain and primary dysmenorrhoea. The

ACETAMINOPHEN (Paracetamol, Tylenol): What is used for?

What is Acetaminophen?  Acetaminophen is an active ingredient used for treatment of fever, pain of mild or moderate intensity. The brand names of Acetaminophen in United States are: Tylenol, Paracetamol, Panadol, Mapap. Acetaminophen Mechanism of Action (MOA) Analgesic

BUDESONIDE FORMOTEROL (Symbicort): What is used for?

What is Budesonide and Formoterol? Budesonide and Formoterol (inhalation) is an active ingredient used for treatment of pseudo croup, bronchial asthma and COPD. The brand name of Budesonide and Formoterol (inhalation) in United States is

CELECOXIB (Celebrex): What is used for?

What is Celecoxib? Celecoxib is an active ingredient used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, arthrosis and ankylosing spondylitis. The brand name of Celecoxib in the United States is Celebrex. Celecoxib Mechanism of Action (MOA)

CIMETIDINE (Tagamet): What is used for?

What is Cimetidine? Cimetidine is an active ingredient used for the treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcer, symptomatic treatment of gastroesophageal reflux, GERD, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, prevention of Mendelson’s syndrome. The product ingredient is Cimetidine hydrochloride (hcl).

NALTREXONE (Revia, Vivitrol): What is used for?

What is Naltrexone? Naltrexone is an active ingredient used for treatment of alcoholism and dehabituation to opiates. The product ingredient is Naltrexone hydrochloride (hcl). The brand names of Naltrexone in United States are: Vivitrol, Revia, Depade. Naltrexone

CEFTRIAXONE (Rocephin): What is used for?

What is Ceftriaxone? Ceftriaxone is an active ingredient used for the treatment of bacterial meningitis, peritonitis, osteoarticular infections, complicated skin and soft tissue infections, stages II and III of Lyme disease and in the treatment

VALSARTAN (Diovan): What is used for?

What is Valsartan? Valsartan is an active ingredient used for the treatment of High blood pressure, Heart Failure, Heart Attack and Left Ventricular Dysfunction. The brand names of Valsartan in the United States are: Diovan,

VENLAFAXINE (Effexor): What is used for?

What is Venlafaxine? Venlafaxine is an active ingredient used for the treatment of depression, anxiety and panic disorders. The product ingredient of Venlafaxine is Venlafaxine hydrochloride (hcl). The trade names of Venlafaxine in the United

NABUMETONE (Relafen): What is used for?

What is Nabumetone? Nabumetone is an active ingredient used for the treatment of watery rheumatoid arthritis, acute osteoarthritis and acute periarticular pain. The brand names of Nabumetone in United States are: Relafen, Relafen DS. Nabumetone Mechanism

IRBESARTAN (Avapro): What is used for?

What is Irbesartan? Irbesartan is an active ingredient used for the treatment of high blood pressure and diabetic kidney disease. The product ingredient is Irbesartan hydrochloride (hcl). The brand name of Irbesartan in the United

RISPERIDONE (Risperdal): What is used for?

What is Risperidone? Risperidone is an active ingredient used for Schizophrenia and moderate to severe manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder.  The brand names of Risperidone in United States are Risperdal, Risperdal Consta, Perseris and Risperdal M-Tab.

CLOPIDOGREL (Plavix): What is used for?

What is Clopidogrel? Clopidogrel is an active ingredient used for the prevention of atherothrombotic and thromboembolic events (acute myocardial infarction, cerebral infarction, etc.). The product ingredients are: Clopidogrel besilate, Clopidogrel bisulfate and Clopidogrel hydrochloride (hcl).