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  • Azithromycin

    Zithromax is an antibiotic used to treat respiratory tract infections, infections of the skin, and the sexually transmitted disease Chlamydia trachomatis. Children may be given Zithromax for ear infections and

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    • Atorvastatin

      Lipitor is the latest of a group of drugs that have become very popular for treating high cholesterol. All of these medications lower cholesterol levels by keeping the liver from manufacturing it. Coronary art

      Helps with: 
      • Acetaminophen with codeine

        Acetaminophen and codeine is an excellent analgesic combination for mild to moderate pain relief. It can ease the discomfort of a bad toothache or the aftermath of minor surgery, as well as a wide array of othe

        Helps with: 
        • Albuterol

          Proventil is the most commonly prescribed asthma inhaler in this country. Although this medicine is also available in tablet form for oral use, the aerosol formulation is less likely to cause general side effe

          Helps with: 
          • Amlodipine

            Norvasc belongs to a class of medicines called calcium channel blockers. Because they are usually well-tolerated, these drugs have made the treatment of angina and high blood pressure easier. Norvasc is prescr

            Helps with: 
            • Amoxicillin

              Polymox closely resembles other penicillin-type antibiotics. This medicine is frequently prescribed because of its broad-spectrum activity against a large number of bacteria. Polymox is effective in fighting i

              Helps with: 
              • Amoxicillin and Clavulanic Acid

                Amoxicillin is the most commonly prescribed antibiotic in the United States. Unfortunately, the widespread use of this penicillin-like drug has led many bacteria to develop resistance to it.By adding clavul

                Helps with: 
                • Albuterol

                  Albuterol is one of the more commonly prescribed asthma inhalers in this country. Although this medicine is also available in tablet form for oral use, the aerosol formulation is less likely to cause general s

                  Helps with: 
                  • Alendronate

                    Fosamax is prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Doctors prescribe it to increase bone mass in men with osteoporosis. It is also used to treat a fairly rare condition, Paget'

                    Helps with: 
                    • Alprazolam

                      Alprazolam is the most frequently prescribed anti-anxiety agent in the country. It is similar in certain respects to Valium. Once called minor tranquilizers or sedatives, such drugs are prescribed to calm jitte

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                      • Amitriptyline

                        Amitriptyline belongs to an older class of antidepressants. Under the brand name Elavil, it used to be one of the most frequently prescribed antidepressants. It is now prescribed generically more frequently.

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                        • Atenolol (“ah TEN oh lol”)

                          Atenolol (Tenormin) is known as a beta-blocker. That means the drug works in part by blunting the action of adrenaline, the body's natural fight-or-flight chemical. People normally respond to stressful situat

                          Helps with: 
                          • Amphetamine Salts

                            Adderall is used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Narcolepsy. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=1362Ch

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                            • Amlodipine/Benazepril

                              Lotrel is an ACE inhibitor used to lower blood pressure. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/search.cfm?startswith=lotrel&x=0&y=0Check out Wikipe

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                              • Atomoxetine

                                Strattera is used to treat Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8772Check out Wikipedia fo

                                Helps with: 
                                • Armour Thyroid

                                  Armour Thyroid is thyroid hormone used to treat hypothyroidism. More information is available at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armour_Thyroid

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                                  • Azelastine

                                    Astelin is a nasal spray used to treat allergies.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=1875Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly infor

                                    Helps with: 
                                    • Amlodipine/Atorvastatin

                                      Caduet is used to treat hypertension, coronary artery disease, and angina. It is also used to prevent cardiovascular disease and lower cholesterol.It combines amlodipine besylate, a calcium channel-bl

                                      Helps with: 
                                      • Anastrozole

                                        Arimidex is used to treat breast cancer. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4934Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly informati

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                                        • Aripiprazole

                                          is is a powerful drug approved for treating schizophrenia. It is also employed for patients with serious bipolar disorder and occasionally as an adjunctive treatment for major depression. There is a black box w

                                          Helps with: 
                                          • Adapalene

                                            Differin is a topical medication used to treat acne. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4242Check out Wikipedia for more user-friend

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                                            • Aspirin/Extended-Release Dipyridamole

                                              Aggrenox is used to reduce the risk of stroke. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4508Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inf

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                                              • Alfuzosin

                                                Uroxatral is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8575Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendl

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                                                • Acyclovir

                                                  Zovirax is used to treat genital herpes and non-life-threatening mucocutaneous Herpes simplex virus infections in immunocompromised individuals. Full prescribing information is available at:http:

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                                                  • Albuterol sulfate

                                                    ProAir HFA is used to treat bronchospasm resulting from asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/

                                                    Helps with: 
                                                    • Abilify Side Effects Can Be Scary!

                                                      Abilify (aripiprazole) is one of the most successful drugs in the pharmacy. Last year this medication had sales of over $5,000,000,000, making it the # 2 medication on the top 10 hit parade of best se

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                                                      • Beclomethasone

                                                        Vancenase AQ and its twin Beconase AQ have become very popular allergy treatments. Corticosteroids (cortisone-like drugs such as prednisone) are very effective at easing inflammation and irritation in the uppe

                                                        Helps with: 
                                                        • Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide

                                                          Ziac combines two different drug ingredients in one tablet. Bisoprolol was approved by the FDA in 1992 and is available by itself as Zebeta, while hydrochlorothiazide has been a mainstay of hypertension treatm

                                                          Helps with: 
                                                          • Buspirone

                                                            BuSpar is an anti-anxiety agent that is unrelated to benzodiazepines or other anti-anxiety medicines. It is prescribed for the management of anxiety disorders or for short-term relief of symptoms such as jitter

                                                            Helps with: 
                                                            • Benazepril

                                                              Lotensin is one of a group of drugs that includes Vasotec and Capoten. These medications are called ACE inhibitors because they affect an enzyme (angiotensin-converting enzyme) important in regulating blood pr

                                                              Helps with: 
                                                              • Bupropion

                                                                Even before Prozac, there was Wellbutrin. It was the first of a new generation of antidepressants and was introduced in 1985, almost two years before Prozac received FDA approval.The company started shippin

                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                • Budesonide

                                                                  Rhinocort Aqua is a nasal spray used for treating allergies. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=3799Check out Wikipedia for more use

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                                                                  • Budesonide

                                                                    Pulmicort Respules is used for the maintenance and prevention of asthma. It is not for the treatment of acute bronchospasm. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.niha.g

                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                    • Bimatoprost

                                                                      Lumigan is a solution used to treat intraocular pressure in those with open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailyme

                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                      • Brimonidine

                                                                        Alphagan-P is a solution used to treat intraocular pressure in those with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dail

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                                                                        • Buprenorphine HCI and Naloxone HCI Dihydrate Sublingual

                                                                          Suboxone is used to treat opioid dependence. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7840Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly infor

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                                                                          • Captopril

                                                                            Capoten was the first of a new class of blood pressure medicines called ACE (for angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibitors. The development of this unique drug almost reads like a medical mystery. It all starte

                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                            • Carbamazepine

                                                                              Tegretol is prescribed for the control of a variety of seizure disorders. It is also used as a special kind of pain reliever for trigeminal neuralgia which produces severe facial pain. Although the Food and Dr

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                                                                              • Cefaclor

                                                                                Ceclor is one of the most commonly prescribed antibiotics in the United States. Its popularity is due largely to the drug's broad spectrum activity against a wide range of bacteria. It is highly effective again

                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                • Cefadroxil

                                                                                  Cefadroxil (no longer available by brand name) belongs to a class of potent antibiotics called cephalosporins. This drug works against a wide variety of germs, including staphylococcus and Group A beta-hemolyt

                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                  • Cefuroxime axetil

                                                                                    Ceftin is a highly effective, broad-spectrum antibiotic that works against bacteria that cause a wide range of common problems.This drug is especially beneficial for skin, ear and lung infections. It can he

                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                    • Cephalexin

                                                                                      Keflex belongs to a class of potent antibiotics called cephalosporins. It is one of the first of these to become available generically and is now often prescribed as cephalexin.This drug works against a wid

                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                      • Cimetidine

                                                                                        Tagamet was the first of a new class of ulcer drugs, called "H2 antagonists." It works by suppressing the secretion of stomach acid, so it is also used to treat conditions of abnormal acidity such as

                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                        • Ciprofloxacin

                                                                                          Ciprofloxacin belongs to a class of potent antibiotics called quinolones or fluoroquinolones. These drugs are quite popular with prescribers because they can help cure a wide variety of infections. Fluoroquinol

                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                          • Clarithromycin

                                                                                            iaxin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic related to erythromycin. It is prescribed to fight respiratory tract infections including pneumonia and infections of the skin. Side Effects and Interactions The most freque

                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                            • Clonazepam

                                                                                              lonopin is an anti-anxiety agent, similar in many respects to Valium. It belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines. Once called minor tranquilizers or sedatives, many such drugs are prescribed to

                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                              • Co-trimoxazole

                                                                                                his popular antibiotic is a combination of two sulfa drugs, sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. It is frequently prescribed for urinary tract infections, middle ear infections, chronic bronchitis, diarrhea cause

                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                • Cisapride

                                                                                                  *** WARNING: THIS DRUG WAS WITHDRAWN FROM THE MARKET BY THE FDA. Propulsid promotes good muscle tone in the gastrointestinal tract and in so doing facilitates the proper movement of food through the system. It

                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                  • Conjugated estrogens / medroxyprogesterone

                                                                                                    The conjugated estrogen formulation is one of the most commonly prescribed medicines in the country, under the brand name Premarin. The conjugated estrogen formulation is one of the most commonly prescribed me

                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                    • Conjugated estrogens

                                                                                                      This natural estrogen formulation is one of the most commonly prescribed medicines in the country. The hormones are purified from pregnant mares' urine. Estrogen replacement therapy is prescribed primarily

                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                      • Clopidogrel

                                                                                                        Plavix is used to reduce atherothrombotic events in patients who have recently experienced a stroke, myocardial infarction (MI), or established peripheral arterial disease. Full prescribing infor

                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                        • Celecoxib

                                                                                                          Celebrex is a non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, menstrual cramps, acute pain, and primary dysmenorrhea.&nbs

                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                          • Carvedilol

                                                                                                            Coreg is used to treat congestive heart failure and hypertension. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8113Check out Wikipedia for mo

                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                            • Cefdinir

                                                                                                              Omnicef is an antibiotic used to treat pneumonia, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, tonsillitis, and skin infections.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/

                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                              • Candesartan Cilexetil

                                                                                                                Atacand is used to treat hypertension and heart failure. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=2154Check out Wikipedia for more user-fr

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                                                                                                                • Ciprofloxacin and Dexamethasone

                                                                                                                  Ciprofloxacin 0.3% and Dexamethasone 0.1% Ciprodex Otic is a combination of antibiotic and steroid. It is used to treat ear infections. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailyme

                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                  • Cyclosporine

                                                                                                                    Restasis is used to increase tear production in those with ocular conditions that have suppressed tear production. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailyme

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                                                                                                                    • Clindamycin/Benzoyl Peroxide

                                                                                                                      BenzaClin is a topical gel used to treat acne. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9296Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inf

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                                                                                                                      • Clonidine

                                                                                                                        Catapres-TTS is a transdermal system used to lower blood pressure. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=1890Check out Wikipedia for mo

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                                                                                                                        • Cetirizine (su-TEER-a-zeen)

                                                                                                                          Cetirizine is an antihistamine used to treat allergies such as hay fever. It alleviates symptoms of runny nose, itchy, red, watery eyes, and sneezing.Zyrtec has also been found to be helpful against hives a

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                                                                                                                          • Diclofenac sodium

                                                                                                                            oltaren is a pain reliever used for arthritis. It belongs to a class of medications commonly called NSAIDs or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Other medicines in this category include over-the-counter anal

                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                            • Diltiazem

                                                                                                                              ardizem CD belongs to a class of medicines called calcium channel blockers. Because of their safety and effectiveness, these drugs have helped revolutionize the treatment of angina and high blood pressure. Card

                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                              • Divalproex sodium

                                                                                                                                Depakote is an anticonvulsant prescribed for control of seizures alone or together with other drugs. It is also approved for preventing migraine headaches and for treating manic episodes in people with bipolar

                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                • Donepezil

                                                                                                                                  Aricept was recently approved for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. This medication is not a cure, and not all patients respond well. Like Cognex, it presumably works by increasing the activity of an i

                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                  • Doxazosin

                                                                                                                                    Cardura is used to treat high blood pressure. It may also be prescribed in combination with other drugs to treat congestive heart failure.Doctors may also prescribe it to treat symptoms of benign prostate enla

                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                    • Digoxin

                                                                                                                                      digoxin Other Brand Names: Lanoxin DATE: 04/01/2000 12:00:00 Overview Lanoxin is among the most frequently prescribed drugs in this country. It is a digitalis heart medicine that to this day is derived from

                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                      • Duloxetine

                                                                                                                                        Cymbalta is an antidepressant used for treating major depressive disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. It is also prescribed to manage pain resulting from fibromyalgia, as well as for diabetic pe

                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                        • Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                          Yasmin is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7949 

                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                          • Desloratadine

                                                                                                                                            Clarinex is used to treat allergies. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8630Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly information:

                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                            • Dutasteride

                                                                                                                                              Avodart is used for men with symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) to improve symptoms, reduce the risk for need of BPH-related surgery, and to prevent acute urinary retention (AUR). Ful

                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                              • Desogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                Kariva is an oral contraceptive for women. More information is available at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kariva 

                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                • Desogestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                  Apri is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=3570 

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                                                                                                                                                  • Dorzolamide

                                                                                                                                                    Cosopt is a solution used to reduce intraocular pressure in those with open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension who do not respond to beta-blockers. Full prescribing information is available a

                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                    • Dexmethylphenidate

                                                                                                                                                      Focalin XR is used to treat Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9376Check out Wikipedia for more

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                                                                                                                                                      • Darifenacin

                                                                                                                                                        Enablex is used to treat overactive bladder. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7869Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly infor

                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                        • Diclofenac Sodium/Misoprostol

                                                                                                                                                          Arthrotec is used to treat osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis in those who are at a high risk of developing ulcers or other complications from NSAIDs. The potential risks should be weighed a

                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                          • Digoxin

                                                                                                                                                            Digitek is used to treat heart failure and the control of ventricular response rate in those with chronic atrial fibrillation. Check out Wikipedia for more information:http://en.wikipedia.org/wik

                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                            • Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                              Yaz is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7508Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly informatio

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                                                                                                                                                              • Diovan Side Effects & Mild High Blood Pressure

                                                                                                                                                                One of the most popular blood pressure pills in the pharmacy these days is Diovan (valsartan). It belongs to a class of medications called ARBs (angiotensin receptor blockers). Other drugs in the clas

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                                                                                                                                                                • Enalapril

                                                                                                                                                                  asotec is one of the most successful blood pressure medicines on the market. It belongs to a class of drugs called ACE inhibitors which includes Accupril, Capoten, Prinivil and Zestril, among others. The develo

                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                  • Erythromycin

                                                                                                                                                                    -Mycin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is effective against a large number of bacteria. It helps fight infections in many places in the body including the urinary, genital and digestive tracts, lungs, heart

                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                    • Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                      strogen-like drugs are being used ever more widely to treat a number of conditions associated with menopause and later life in women. In addition to menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes or vaginal dryness, E

                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                      • Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel

                                                                                                                                                                        his combination oral contraceptive contains compounds similar to the female hormones estrogen and progestin. It works primarily by preventing the release of eggs from the ovary. Each packet contains 28 pills wi

                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                        • Etodolac

                                                                                                                                                                          Lodine belongs to a class of medications commonly called NSAIDs or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It is prescribed for the management of pain and is also used both for short-term and long-term treatment

                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                          • Ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone

                                                                                                                                                                            This combination oral contraceptive contains synthetic hormones similar to the female hormones estrogen and progestin. It works primarily by preventing the release of eggs from the ovary. Ortho-Novum 7/7/7 may

                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                            • Escitalopram

                                                                                                                                                                              Lexapro is an antidepressant used to treat major depressive disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.c

                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                              • Esomeprazole

                                                                                                                                                                                Nexium is used for treating heartburn and other symptoms of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD), as well as to reduce the occurrence of gastric ulcers. It is also prescribed to heal erosive esophag

                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                • Ezetimibe/Simvastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                  Vytorin is a cholesterol-lowering drug composed of both ezetimibe (Zetia) and simvastatin (Zocor). Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?

                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ezetimibe

                                                                                                                                                                                    ZETIA is a cholesterol-lowering drug that may be prescribed alone or with statins. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9122Check out

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                                                                                                                                                                                    • Eszopiclone

                                                                                                                                                                                      Lunesta is used to treat insomnia. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8923Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly information: h

                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Etonogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                        NuvaRing is a vaginal ring used as a contraceptive. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8836Check out Wikipedia for more user-friend

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                                                                                                                                                                                        • Estradiol Transdermal System

                                                                                                                                                                                          Vivelle-Dot is a transdermal patch form of estrogen delivery for treating symptoms associated with menopause. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/dru

                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Exenatide

                                                                                                                                                                                            Byetta is administered as an injection and is used to improve glycemic control in those with type 2 diabetes.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                            • Estradiol Vaginal

                                                                                                                                                                                              Vagifem is a vaginal suppository used to treat atrophic vaginitis. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=1447Check out Wikipedia for mo

                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Eletriptan

                                                                                                                                                                                                Relpax is used to treat migraines with or without auras.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6935Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly

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                                                                                                                                                                                                • Epinephrine

                                                                                                                                                                                                  EpiPen Auto-Injector is used to treat emergency allergic reactions, including anaphylactic shock caused by stinging and biting insects; allergen immunotherapy; foods; drugs; diagnostic testing substan

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                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fexofenadine

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Allegra is a relatively new nonsedating antihistamine used to treat allergies such as hay fever. It alleviates symptoms such as runny nose, itchy, watery eyes and sneezing. Allegra was actually developed from

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Fluconazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                      iflucan is the first in a group of antifungal medicines that also includes Nizoral and Sporanox. It is prescribed as a single-dose treatment for vaginal yeast infections. It is also used to treat thrush and has

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Furosemide

                                                                                                                                                                                                        urosemide, sometimes prescribed under the brand name Lasix, is a potent diuretic, or water pill. It is used to treat high blood pressure as well as a number of serious conditions in which fluid builds up in bod

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Fluticasone

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Flonase nasal spray has become a very popular allergy treatment.Corticosteroids (cortisone-like drugs such as prednisone) are very effective at easing irritation and inflammation in the upper respiratory tr

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Fluvastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lescol is prescribed primarily to lower cholesterol. Coronary artery disease is associated with certain risk factors, including high serum cholesterol and LDL cholesterol, elevated triglycerides and reduced le

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Fosinopril

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Monopril is one of a group of drugs that includes Vasotec and Capoten. These medications are called ACE inhibitors because they affect an enzyme (angiotensin-converting enzyme) important in regulating blood pr

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Famotidine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Pepcid is a popular ulcer drug similar in many respects to Tagamet or Zantac. It works by suppressing the secretion of stomach acid, so it is also used to treat conditions of abnormal acidity as well as helpin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Finasteride

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  roscar is a unique compound that counters some of the negative effects of testosterone in the body. It blocks an enzyme that converts testosterone to a more potent hormone called 5-alpha-dihydrotestosterone (DH

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fluoxetine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Prozac was the first of a new generation of antidepressants to come on the market. It works by enhancing the action of a brain chemical called serotonin.In a few short years this drug has become so popular

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Flurbiprofen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ansaid is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID. Medications in this class are used to relieve pain associated with arthritis, menstrual cramps, headaches, minor surgery, bursitis, tendinitis, sprain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fenofibrate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tricor is a cholesterol-lowering drug in the fibrate class. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8931Check out Wikipedia for more user-fri

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Fluticasone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Flovent HFA is an inhaler for the maintenance and prevention of asthma. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7947 Check out Wikipedia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Finasteride

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Propecia is used to treat hair loss in men (only). Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6926Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Fluticasone Propionate and Salmeterol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Advair Diskus is used for the long-term maintenance treatment of asthma. It is only for people whose ashtma symptoms are not well-controlled on other asthma medications, as one of its active ingredien

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Gemfibrozil

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lopid is prescribed primarily to lower cholesterol and triglycerides.Heart specialists recognize that coronary artery disease is associated with certain risk factors, including high serum cholesterol, bad L

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Glipizide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  lucotrol is used together with diet and exercise to control non-insulin-dependent, or Type II, diabetes, which was once called "adult-onset diabetes." This pill seems to stimulate the pancreas to make more insu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Glyburide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    iaBeta is used together with diet and exercise to control non-insulin-dependent, or Type II, diabetes. This condition, formerly called "adult-onset" diabetes, seems to result when the body does not respond adeq

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Gatifloxacin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Zymar is an eye solution used to treat bacterial conjunctivitis.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=1266 Check out Wikipedia for more

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hydrochlorothiazide and losartan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hyzaar combines a new kind of blood pressure medicine (prescribed alone as Cozaar) with an old-fashioned diuretic, hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ). It is prescribed for high blood pressure, especially if neither dr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Hydrocodone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hydrocodone is a semisynthetic analgesic similar in most respects to codeine. In combination with acetaminophen, it offers excellent relief for moderate pain. It can ease the discomfort of a bad toothache or th

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Hydrocodone Polistirex and Chlorpheniramine Polistirex

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Tussionex Pennkinetic is used to treat cough and other upper respiratory symptoms related to allergies or cold. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/d

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ibuprofen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              buprofen is a pain reliever used primarily for arthritis. It may also be prescribed for menstrual cramps, bursitis, tendinitis, sprains, strains and other painful conditions. It belongs to a class of medication

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Insulin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Humulin is a product of biotechnology. Produced by special non-disease-causing bacteria in a laboratory, it is an exact replica of human insulin, the hormone that controls the body's use of sugar. Humulin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Isosorbide mononitrate, extended release

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  mdur is related to an older drug, isosorbide dinitrate, which has long been prescribed to treat angina. This medicine helps the blood vessels relax, and this puts less pressure on the heart. Isosorbide mononitr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Itraconazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    poranox is a relatively recent antifungal medicine used to treat certain serious fungal infections such as Histoplasmosis as well as toe- or fingernail fungus. It is also prescribed for treatment and maintenanc

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Indapamide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lozol is a new kind of diuretic or water pill. It is used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure as well as certain other serious conditions in which fluid builds up in body tissues. Unlike

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ipratropium bromide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Atrovent is an inhaled medication used to open the airways in chronic conditions like asthma, emphysema and chronic bronchitis. It is generally used as preventive or maintenance therapy, rather than in an acut

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ibandronate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Boniva is prescribed to prevent and treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It belongs to the same category as Fosamax. Bone is constantly being "remodeled," broken down by osteoclasts and rebuil

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Insulin Glargine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lantus is injected daily for treatment of adult and pediatric type 1 diabetes. It is also prescribed for adults with type 2 diabetes who need long-acting insulin for the treatment of hyperglycemia.&nb

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Irbesartan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Avapro is a blood pressure medication. It's also used to treat diabetic nephropathy.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5942Check out

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ipratropium Bromide and Albuterol Sulfate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Combivent is an inhaler used by people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cf

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ibandronate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Boniva is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8750 Check out Wikiped

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Irbesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Avalide is used to help lower blood pressure. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9175 Check out Wikipedia for more user-friend

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Insulin Lispro, rDNA Origin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Humalog is an insulin analog for the treatment of diabites mellitus and to control hyperglycemia. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?i

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Influenza Virus Vaccine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fluzone is a flu vaccine for influenza types A and B. Check out Wikipedia for more information:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fluzone  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Imiquimod

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Aldara cream is used to treat nonhyperkeratotic, nonhypertrophic actinic keratoses on the face or scalp. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/dru

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          KReturn to top

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ketorolac tromethamine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            oradol is a pain reliever in the class of medications commonly called NSAIDs or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Unlike most of the other medicines in this category, which include over-the-counter analgesi

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Levothyroxine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Thyroid hormones come in a variety of formulations and brand names. Synthroid is the most commonly prescribed of all the thyroid supplements. That is because the dose is more reliable than natural products made

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lisinopril

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Zestril is one of the more recent entries in a class of drugs called ACE inhibitors.The development of this group of medications almost reads like a medical mystery, starting with the venom of a poisonous

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Loratadine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Claritin is the third of a new generation of allergy medicines called histamine H1 receptor antagonists. These nonsedating antihistamines are changing the way doctors control allergy symptoms.Until these

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lorazepam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    tivan is an anti-anxiety agent, similar in many respects to Valium. Once called minor tranquilizers or sedatives, such drugs are prescribed to calm jittery nerves and relieve excessive tension. They belong to a

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Losartan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cozaar is the first of a new kind of blood pressure medicine, anangiotensin II blocker.Cozaar is prescribed for high blood pressure, alone or in combination with other drugs. It appears to be less effecti

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lovastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mevacor is prescribed primarily to lower cholesterol. Heart specialists recognize that coronary artery disease is associated with certain risk factors, including high serum cholesterol, bad LDL cholesterol, el

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lansoprazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Prevacid, like Prilosec, fights acid secretion by blocking the final step. This so-called proton pump is prescribed for the short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer, inflammation of the esophagus due to acid spl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Levofloxacin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Levaquin is used to treat bacteria resistant to other antibacterial medications. It is prescribed for serious and life-threatening bacterial infections such as pneumonia, acute sinusitis, acute chroni

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Lamotrigine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Lamictal is an anticonvulsant drug used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4401 C

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Latanoprost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Xalatan is an eye solution used to control glaucoma. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=537Check out Wikipedia for more user-friend

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Lidocaine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lidoderm is a pain reliever for post-herpetic neuralgia. It should only be used on intact skin. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aviane is an oral contraceptive for women. Check out Wikipedia for more information:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aviane#Monophasic  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Levetiracetam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Keppra is an anticonvulsant used to control epilepsy.  Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8964 Check out Wikipedia for mor

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Levothyroxine Sodium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Levothroid is used to treat hypothyroidism. More information is available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levothroid 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Levalbuterol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Xopenex HFA is an inhaler used to treat asthma and bronchospasm for those with reversible obstructive airway disease.  Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dai

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Trivora-28 is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4700 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Levora is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4694Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly informa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Levothyroxine Sodium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Levoxyl is used to treat hypothyroidism and pituitary TSH suppression. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7937Check out Wikipedia fo

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Metformin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Glucophage is a relatively recent diabetes medicine in the U.S., although it has been available in other countries for over a decade. It is prescribed to people with NIDDM, or "adult onset" diabetes.Althou

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Methylphenidate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ritalin is a mild stimulant prescribed primarily for attention deficit disorder (ADD), with or without hyperactivity. Ritalin should not be the sole treatment for ADD, which is best managed in an integrated pr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Medroxyprogesterone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Provera is derived from a natural female hormone, progesterone. It is prescribed to bring on menstrual periods or treat abnormal uterine bleeding. Although other uses have not yet been approved by the Food and

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Metoprolol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Generic Name is metoprolol tartrate (ma TOE proe lol / TAR trayt) and Brand Name is Lopressor (loe PRES sor)Generic Name for extended release is metoprolol succinate (ma TOE proe lol / SUK sin ate

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Montelukast

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        bsp;Singulair is used to treat asthma and allergies.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8034 Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly information:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mometasone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Nasonex is a nasal spray used for treating seasonal allergies and perennial allergic rhinitis. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Methylphenidate HCl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Concerta is used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children and adults. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4203C

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Moxifloxacin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Avelox is an antibacterial for adults used for treating acute bacterial sinusitis, bronchitis, and pneumonia, and complicated intra-abdominal and skin infections. Full prescribing information is

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Metaxalone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Skelaxin is a muscle relaxant used for the relief of painful, acute musculoskeletal conditions.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4505Ch

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Vigamox is a solution used to treat bacterial conjunctivitis.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6697Check out Wikipedia for more user-fr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Memantine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Namenda is used to treat dementia in Alzheimer's patients. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5210Check out Wikipedia for more

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Modafinil

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Provigil is used to promote wakefulness in those with narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome, and shift work sleep disorder. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dai

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mesalamine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Asacol is used to treat ulcerative colitis. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8308Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inform

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mupirocin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bactroban is an antibiotic ointment. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6013 Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly informa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Methylphenidate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Methylin is a psychostimulant used to treat Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and narcolepsy. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mometasone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Asmanex is used to treat and prevent asthma. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6842Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly infor

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nadolol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                orgard is known as a beta blocker. That means the drug works in part by blunting the action of adrenaline, the body's natural fight-or-flight chemical. People normally respond to stressful situations with a rap

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Nefazodone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  rozac was the first of a new generation of antidepressants. It was followed by Paxil and Zoloft. They work by enhancing the action of a brain chemical called serotonin and are called SSRIs (selective serotonin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Nabumetone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lodine belongs to a class of medications commonly called NSAIDs or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It is prescribed for both short-term and long-term treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Naproxen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Naprosyn is a pain reliever used primarily for arthritis.Like other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, it may also be prescribed for menstrual cramps, bursitis, tendinitis, sprains, strains an

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Naproxen sodium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Anaprox is a pain reliever used for arthritis, menstrual cramps, headaches, dental surgery, bursitis, tendinitis, sprains, strains and other painful conditions. It belongs to a class of medications commonly ca

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Nitroglycerin sublingual tablets

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Nitrostat is prescribed to people who suffer chest pain due to angina. It is used both for prevention and to treat an acute attack. The medication is taken by holding it under the tongue at the first sign of p

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nizatidine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Axid is a popular treatment for ulcers that helps them clear up rapidly. It works in part by suppressing the secretion of stomach acid by blocking histamine receptors in the digestive tract (H2 receptors). It

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Norgestimate/Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Orhto Tri-Cyclen is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5081Check out Wikipedia for more user-frien

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                TriNessa is an oral contraceptive for women.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Niacin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Niaspan is used to lower cholesterol. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6144Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly information

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Norelgestromin/Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ortho Evra is a transdermal contraceptive patch for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8572Check out Wikipedia for more user-

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Norgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Low-Ogestrel is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4626

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Loestrin 24 Fe is an oral contraceptive for women.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Necon is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9157 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sprintec is an oral contraceptive for women.   

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Estrostep Fe is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4643Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly i

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nisoldipine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sular is used to lower blood pressure. It is an extended-release form of a calcium channel blocker. Check out Wikipedia for more information:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sular

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Junel Fe is an oral contraceptive for women. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=4897   

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tri-Sprintec is an oral contraceptive for women.  

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Olanzapine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Zyprexa is the third new medicine to treat schizophrenia, following Clozaril (clozapine) and Risperdal (risperidone). Unlike older anti-psychotic drugs such as Thorazine (chlorpromazine) and Haldol (haloperido

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Oxaprozin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        aypro is a pain reliever used to treat osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Like other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, it reduces swelling and inflammation as well as alleviating pain. Side Effects an

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Omeprazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Prilosec is the first of a new class of drugs that combat acid secretion by blocking the final step.This so-called proton pump is prescribed for the short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer and for conditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Olmesartan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Benicar is used to control blood pressure. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7695Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inform

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Oxycodone and Acetaminophen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Endocet is a powerful pain reliever. Check out Wikipedia for more information on it:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endocet  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Olopatadine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Patanol is a solution used to treat allergic conjunctivitis. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5993Check out Wikipedia for more us

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Oxcarbazepine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Trileptal is an anticonvulsant used to treat epilepsy. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7142 Check out Wikipedia for more use

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lovaza is used to lower cholesterol. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Oxycodone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Oxycontin is a powerful controlled-release pain reliever. It is an opioid agonist and a schedule II controlled substance that is subject to abuse. Oxycontin tablets are only to be swallowed.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Oseltamivir

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tamiflu is used to treat the flu. It must be taken within two days of the onset of symptoms. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8790

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pentoxifylline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          his medicine makes blood flow more easily through blood capillaries. It improves red blood cell flexibility so these oxygen-carrying cells can squeeze through small vessels or those that are almost blocked. Tre

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Phenytoin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dilantin is one of the oldest and best studied anti-seizure medications on the market. Although it was first developed in 1908, the drug's ability to prevent epilepsy wasn't discovered until 1938.Dilantin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Potassium chloride, sustained action

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              -Dur is a brand of controlled-release potassium chloride tablet. Although potassium is found in many foods (including apricots, bananas, beets, broccoli, cantaloupe, carrots, fish, peaches, potatoes, squash, to

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Propoxyphene napsylate and acetaminophen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                arvocet-N 100 is a popular pain reliever containing propoxyphene and acetaminophen. Propoxyphene, a mild synthetic analgesic, is almost as effective as codeine. In combination with acetaminophen, it offers reli

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Potassium chloride controlled release

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Micro-K is a specially formulated potassium supplement designed to slowly release potassium and chloride over 8 to 10 hours. By taking potassium this way, patients are not supposed to experience the unpleasant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Paroxetine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Paxil, like the earlier antidepressant Prozac, apparently works by enhancing the action of a brain chemical called serotonin. This medication is prescribed to treat major depression, and has been shown to be e

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Penicillin VK

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Penicillin represents one of the most important drugs ever developed. Its discovery in 1946 permanently changed medicine and set the stage for man's ability to overcome what had previously been life-threatening

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Phentermine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Phentermine is a fairly old prescription diet drug that has made a recent comeback. Although not an amphetamine, it is similar in many respects and is classified as a controlled substance. Phentermine is approv

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pravastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Pravachol is prescribed primarily to lower cholesterol. Heart specialists recognize that coronary artery disease is associated with certain risk factors, including high serum cholesterol, bad LDL cholesterol,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Prednisone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Prednisone is available both by generic name and under several brand names. It is a corticosteroid, or hormone-like medication prescribed for a wide variety of conditions.Other cortisone-like medicines that

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Propranolol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Inderal LA is a special long-acting formulation of a propranolol, the pre-eminent member of a class medicines called beta blockers. That means these drugs work in part by blunting the action of adrenaline, the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pantoprazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Protonix is a proton pump inhibitor used for the short-term treatment and healing of erosive esophagitis resulting from gastrointestinal reflux disorder (GERD). Full prescribing information is av

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pioglitazone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Actos is used to improve glycemic control. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9052Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inform

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Pregabalin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lyrica is an anticonvulsant used to manage fibromyalgia, neuropathic pain resulting from diabetic peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, and as adjunctive therapy for those with partial onset

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pramipexole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mirapex is used to treat Parkinson's disease. It is also prescribed to treat Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS). Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/dru

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Progesterone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Prometrium is used to prevent endometrial hyperplasia in menopausal women who have not undergone hysterectomy and who are taking conjugated estrogen. It is also prescribed for secondary amenorrhea.&nb

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pseudoephedrine HCl/Guaifenesin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Pseudovent 400 is an expectorant used to temporarily relieve symptoms associated with upper respiratory infections, such as congestion, sinusitis, hay fever, and cough.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Pioglitazone and Metformin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Actoplus MET is used to improve glycemic control in those with type 2 diabetes. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9081  

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • PrimaCare One

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PrimaCare One is a prenatal vitamin that includes omega-3 fatty acids and folic acid.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • PEG-3350, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Bicarbonate and Potassium Chloride

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                TriLyte with flavor packs is a bowel and colon cleanser taken prior to colonoscopy. Check out Wikipedia for more information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trilyte 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pimecrolimus

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Elidel Cream is used as a second-line therapy for the short-term treatment of atopic dermatitis. It is meant for those who are not immunocompromised and who have failed to respond to other topical tre

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Polyethylene Glycol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    GlycoLax is a laxative. Check out Wikipedia for more information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycolax 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pradaxa Side Effect Problems Revealed: Did the FDA Let Us Down?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      When Pradaxa (dabigatran) was approved by the FDA in 2010 it was hailed as a "major milestone" in reducing the risk of strokes for patients with the irregular heart rhythm called atrial fibrillation (

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Quetiapine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Seroquel is used in the treatment of bipolar disorder. It is also prescribed to treat schizophrenia. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cf

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Quinapril

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Accupril is one of a group of drugs that includes Vasotec and Capoten. These medications are called ACE inhibitors because they affect an enzyme (angiotensin-converting enzyme) important in regulating blood pr

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Raloxifene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            til fairly  recently, women at risk of osteoporosis had a difficult choice: taking estrogen strengthened the bones, but increased the risk of breast cancer.  Evista belongs in a new category of d

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ramipril

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Altace is one of a group of drugs that includes Vasotec and Capoten. These medications are called ACE inhibitors because they affect an enzyme (angiotensin-converting enzyme) important in regulating blood pres

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ranitidine bismuth subsalicylate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ritec is prescribed together with Biaxin to eliminate the germs often responsible for ulcers, Helicobacter pylori. It works in part by suppressing the secretion of stomach acid, but the combination of bismuth w

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Risperidone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Risperdal is the first in its class, a new kind of medicine prescribed to treat psychotic disorders. Clinical studies show that it is effective against the symptoms of schizophrenia such as hallucinations, sus

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Raloxifene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ntil fairly recently, women at risk of osteoporosis had a difficult choice: taking estrogen strengthened the bones, but increased the risk of breast cancer. Evista belongs in a new category of drugs, selective

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rosuvastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Crestor is one of the statin class of cholesterol-lowering drugs.Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6243Check out Wikipedia for more use

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Risedronate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Actonel is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It is also prescribed to increase bone mass in men with osteoporosis. Full prescribing information is available at: http

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rosiglitazone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Avandia is used to help improve glycemic control in people with type 2 diabetes. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7972C

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ropinirole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Requip is used to treat the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease, as well as to alleviate restless leg syndrome. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rosiglitazone Maleate and Metformin Hydrochloride

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Avandamet is used to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5419Check out Wikip

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ramelteon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rozerem is used to treat insomnia in those who have difficulty falling asleep. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=6782Check out Wiki

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rabeprazole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ciphex is used to treat erosive or ulcerative gastrointestinal acid reflux disease (GERD). It's also used to heal duodenal uclers, and in combination with amoxicillin and clarithromycin, it is prescribed to

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Salmeterol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Serevent is a long-acting bronchodilator. This asthma inhaler is gaining in popularity because of its convenience: it is usually prescribed for use just twice daily (morning and evening). The long duration of

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Simvastatin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ocor is prescribed primarily to lower cholesterol. Heart specialists recognize that coronary artery disease is associated with certain risk factors, including high serum cholesterol, bad LDL cholesterol, elevat

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Sucralfate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        arafate is a unique anti-ulcer medication that appears to work in part by forming a protective layer over stomach sores and speeding healing. It may also reduce some of the damage caused by irritating medicines

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sumatriptan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Imitrex is the first of a new kind of medicine prescribed to treat migraines. It works through serotonin receptors to cause constriction of blood vessels to the brain. This in turn stops a migraine in progress

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sildenafil

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Viagra changed the way the world viewed impotence, now referred to as "erectile dysfunction." Although there were several medications to treat this condition before Viagra, none were available in an

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Sertraline (SER tra leen)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              rtraline is available as sertraline hydrochloride (Zoloft), an antidepressant, in a tablet form and an oral solution.  Sertraline (Zoloft), like the earlier antidepressant fluoxetine (Prozac), works by enh

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sitagliptin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Januvia is used to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. It should not be used for type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis, as it would not be effective.  Full prescribin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Solifenacin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Vesicare is used to treat overactive bladder.Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8696Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly informatio

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sodium Fluoride, USP

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ethedent is a dental caries preventative. 

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tacrine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      lthough Cognex is by no means a brand-new drug, it has only recently been approved for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. This medication is not a cure, and not all patients respond well.For some, however, C

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Terazosin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ytrin is a blood pressure medicine that relaxes the muscles lining the blood vessels. This reduces their resistance to blood flow. This same action, of smooth muscle relaxation, is often helpful in managing the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Theophylline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          heo-Dur is a commonly prescribed oral asthma medication that helps open the airways. Theo-Dur is an extended-release formulation that enables patients to control breathing symptoms with one or two daily doses.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Thyroid hormones

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            hyroid hormones come in a variety of formulations and brand names. Natural products made of dried thyroid glands from beef and pork are sold as Armour Thyroid, Thyroid Strong and Thyroid USP. They are generally

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Timolol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              imoptic eye drops are very effective at lowering pressure within the eye and have helped provide an important advance in the treatment of some types of glaucoma. The active ingredient, timolol, is known as a be

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tramadol

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ultram is a new type of pain reliever. Although it appears to work in part by blocking opioid recepters, it is not considered a narcotic. It is prescribed for moderate to moderately severe pain, and is approxi

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Terbinafine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lamisil is prescribed to treat fungal infections of the toenails or fingernails. In clinical trials, 70 percent of patients had eradicated fungus from toenails after 12 weeks of treatment; 79 percent had no fu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helps with: 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tretinoin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    This acne medication is available in cream, gel and liquid formulations in various strengths. It is very effective in cases of mild or moderate acne, and that is the only condition for which the FDA has approv

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tamoxifen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nolvadex is a nonsteroidal agent with potent antiestrogenic properties. The antiestrogenic effects allow it to compete with estrogen for binding sites in target tissues, particularly the breast. Nolvadex is pr

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Triamcinolone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Corticosteroids (cortisone-like drugs such as prednisone) are very effective at easing irritation and inflammation in the upper respiratory tract (nose and lungs). The problem with oral steroids, however, is t

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Tamsulosin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Flomax is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5763Check out Wikipedia for more user-frie

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Topiramate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Topamax is an anticonvulsant medication for children and adults with epilepsy. It is also prescribed for the prevention of migraines. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tiotropium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Spiriva is used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Tadalafil

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cialis is used to treat erectile dysfunction. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8203Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly inf

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tobramycin and Dexamethasone Ophthalmic

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tobradex is a corticosteroid and antibacterial drug for the eye used to treat inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the globe. It is also use

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Telmisartan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Micardis is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (ARB) used to lower blood pressure. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=9096Check o

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Travatan is an eye solution used to treat intraocular pressure in those with open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension who do not respond to other intraoccular pressure lowering medications. Fu

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Testosterone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AndroGel is used in testosterone replacement therapy, primarily in adult men with conditions that have lead to a deficiency or absence of endogenous testosterone. Full prescribing information is

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Uaifenesin/Pseudoephedrine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Guaifenex PSE 60 is an expectorant used to treat nasal congestion and cough associated with upper respiratory infections. Check out Wikipedia for more information:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guaifene

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                iovan is an angiotensin II blocker, similar to Cozaar. It is prescribed for high blood pressure, alone or in combination with other drugs. Because African-American patients benefit less than others from Cozaar,

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Venlafaxine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Effexor is one of the new generation of antidepressants, but it is not chemically related to Prozac or similar medications.This medication affects many systems of chemical messengers (the neurotransmitter

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Verapamil (slow release)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    alan belongs to a class of medicines called calcium channel blockers. Because of their safety and effectiveness, these drugs have helped revolutionize the treatment of high blood pressure. Other uses of calcium

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Valacyclovir

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Valtrex is used to treat cold sores and genital herpes. It is also prescribed for chickenpox and shingles. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugI

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Varenicline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Chantix is prescribed to help with smoking cessation. Full prescribing information is available at: http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=8135Check out Wikipedia for more user-frie

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Vardenafil HCl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Levitra is used for treating erectile dysfunction. Full prescribing information is available at:http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=7585Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Warfarin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Coumadin is known as a blood thinner or anticoagulant. That means it is prescribed to prevent the formation or recurrence of blood clots. People who experience a pulmonary embolism or thrombophlebitis in thei

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Warfarin Sodium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jantoven is used to treat and prevent venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. It is also prescribed to treat and prevent thromboembolic complications associated with atrial fibrillation and cardiac

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Zolpidem

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ambien is the first in a new class of sleeping medicines. It is prescribed for the short-term treatment of insomnia. Studies indicate that the stages of sleep approach normal in patients on Ambien, and there i

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ziprasidone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geodon is used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Geodon has a greater capacity to increase QT/QTc interval compared to several other antipsychotics; an increased QT/QTc interval is ass

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