Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy's Profile

Diploma in Pharmacy, MBA (Healthcare)

Dhanalakshmi, is efficient in handling staff, good communication, adopting policies from management, free movement, team building and self-motivated. She handled the entire drugs section on Medindia.

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Canagliflozin(Invokana) generic is an antidiabetic (sodium glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor), prescribed for type 2 diabetes mellitus along with diet and exercise.

Dextrose 5% in Lactated Ringer's Injection

Dextrose 5% in Lactated Ringer's Injection(Dextrose) generic is a sterile, nonpyrogenic solution for fluid and electrolyte replenishment, indicated as a source of water, electrolytes and calories or as an alkalinizing agent.

Gadoterate meglumine

Gadoterate meglumine(Dotatrem) generic is a gadolinium based contrast agent, prescribed for visualization of brain along with with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).


Neostigmine (Prostigmin ) generic is a cholinesterase inhibitor, prescribed for Myasthenia Gravis. It inhibits the chemicals, which brings non-communication between the nervous and the muscular system. Neostigmine enhances the muscular movements in case of Myasthenia Gravis condition.

Technetium Tc 99m Tilmanocept

Technetium Tc 99m Tilmanocept(Lymphoseek) generic is a radioactive diagnostic agent, used to detect tumor site in patients with breast cancer or melanoma.