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A-Z Drug (Generic) Information

A-Z Drug Index for Prescription and OTC Medications. The generic drugs are listed alphabetically for easy search and reference. You can find information on 2079 generic drugs that are listed as over 79291 brands. Please note that the generic name of the drug does not change, whereas the same generic maybe available under different brand names and these may vary from country to country. To know brand names, please follow the link on the subsequent pages.
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  • Gabapentin

    Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for postherpetic neuralgia, and epilepsy.
  • Gabapentin Enacarbil

    Gabapentin Enacarbil is a prodrug, prescribed for moderate to severe restless leg syndrome (RLS).
  • Gadobenate- Dimeglumine

    Gadobenate- Dimeglumine is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast medium.
  • Gadobutrol

    Gadobutrol is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent (GBCA), used to detect abnormalities of brain and central nervous system.
  • Gadodiamide

    Gadodiamide is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent, used to diagnose problems in the brain, spine, chest, stomach, hip area, and other parts of the body.
  • Gadofosveset Trisodium Injection

    Gadofosveset Trisodium Injection is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent, used to diagnose peripheral vascular disease.
  • Gadoterate meglumine

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

    Gadoversetamide Injection is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent, used for cranial, spinal and whole body imaging in patients with an abnormal blood brain barrier or abnormal vascularity of the brain, and liver structural abnormalities.
  • Gadoxetate Disodium Injection

    Gadoxetate Disodium Injection is a paramagnetic contrast agent, used with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to diagnose certain liver diseases.
  • Galantamine

    Galantamine is a cholinesterase inhibitor, prescribed for mild to moderate dementia in patients with Alzheimer's disease.
  • Galcanezumab-gnlm

    Galcanezumab-gnlm is prescribed for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults.
  • Galsulfase

    Galsulfase is an enzyme, prescribed for Mucopolysaccharidosis VI.
  • Ganciclovir

    Ganciclovir is an antiviral agent, prescribed for cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis (eye infection that can cause blindness) in people who have received organ or bone marrow transplants.
  • Ganirelix

    Ganirelix is an injectable gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist (GnRH antagonist), prescribed for infertility.
  • Ganirelix Acetate Injection

    Ganirelix Acetate Injection is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist, prescribed for infertility.
  • Garenoxacin Mesylate

    Garenoxacin Mesylate is a quinolone antibiotic, prescribed for chronic bronchitis, sinusitis, pneumonia, intra-abdominal infections and others.
  • Gatifloxacin

    Gatifloxacin is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as conjunctivitis, sinusitis, skin and skin structure infections, cystitis.
  • Gefitinib

    Gefitinib is a chemotherapy agent, prescribed for non-small cell lung cancer.
  • Gemcitabine

    Gemcitabine is a nucleoside analog used in chemotherapy for treating certain types of cancer (like lung cancer, pancreatic cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer).
  • Gemfibrozil

    Gemfibrozil is an antihyperlipidemic agent, used to treat obesity, blockages in blood vessels by reducing the cholesterol level and triglyceride level in blood, for patients at risk of pancreatic disease.
  • Gemifloxacin

    Gemifloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
  • Gemtuzumab

    Gemtuzumab is an anti-cancer agent, prescribed for certain type of leukemia in people who are at least 60 years old.
  • Gensparin

    Gensparin prevents the formation of blood clots and is hence used for the treatment of thrombolytic disorders.
  • Gentamicin

    Gentamicin is an antibiotic, prescribed for severe bacterial infections.
  • Gentamicin Ophthalmic

    Gentamicin Ophthalmic is an antibiotic, used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes.
  • Gilteritinib

    Gilteritinib is an anticancer drug approved for treating adults with relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with a specific gene (FLT3) mutation.
  • Ginkgo Biloba

    Ginkgo Biloba is an herb, prescribed for dementia.
  • Glatiramer

    Glatiramer is an immunomodulator, used to treat multiple sclerosis.
  • Glecaprevir and Pibrentasvir

    Glecaprevir (a HCV NS3/4A protease inhibitor) and pibrentasvir (HCV NS5A phosphoprotein inhibitor) combination is used for the treatment of all genotypes (1-6) of chronic hepatitis C virus infection either without cirrhosis or with compensated early stage cirrhosis in adults.
  • Glibenclamide

    Glibenclamide is an oral hypoglycemic (glucose lowering) drug used to control blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes in addition to diet and exercise.
  • Glibenclamide and Metformin

    Glibenclamide and Metformin contains sulfonylurea and biguanide antidiabetic combination, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.
  • Gliclazide

    Gliclazide is an oral hypoglycemic (anti-diabetic drug), prescribed for type 2 diabetes.
  • Glimepiride

    Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.
  • Glipizide

    Glipizide is a sulfonylurea antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes (condition in which the body does not use insulin normally and therefore cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood), particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone.
  • Glipizide and Metformin

    Glipizide and Metformin contains sulfonylurea and biguanide antidiabetic, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.
  • Glucagon

    Glucagon is a hormone, prescribed for severe hypoglycemia (low blood sugar).
  • Glucarpidase Injection

    Glucarpidase Injection is a carboxypeptidase enzyme, prescribed for reducing methotrexate toxic level in kidney failure patients.
  • Glucomannan

    Glucomannan is a dietary fiber, prescribed for constipation, type 2 diabetes, and weight loss.
  • Glucosamine

    Glucosamine is a nutritional supplement, used in the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Glutamine

    Glutamine is an amino acid, prescribed as a dietary supplement.
  • Glutathione

    Glutathione has antioxidant properties and is used to prevent adverse effects to anticancer drugs.
  • Glyburide

    Glyburide is an antidiabetic compound, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.
  • Glycerol Phenylbutyrate

    Glycerol Phenylbutyrate is a nitrogen-binding agent, prescribed for the treatment of Urea Cycle Disorders (UCD) in pediatric patients more than 2 years old and adults.
  • Glyceryl Trinitrate

    Glyceryl Trinitrate is an organic nitrate, prescribed for angina and heart failure.
  • Glycopyrrolate

    Glycopyrrolate is a muscarinic anticholinergic agent, prescribed for peptic ulcer in combination with other medicines and also used in anesthesia as preoperative medication.
  • Gold Sodium Thiomalate

    Gold Sodium Thiomalate is an antirheumatic agent, prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Golimumab

    Golimumab is a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker, prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, moderate to severe ulcerative colitis either alone or with other medications.
  • Gonadorelin

    Gonadorelin is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone, prescribed for evaluating hypothalamus and pituitary gland function.
  • Goserelin

    Goserelin is a synthetic analogue of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist, used to suppress production of the sex hormones (testosterone and estrogen), prescribed for the treatment of endometriosis, breast and prostate cancer.
  • Gramicidin

    Gramicidin is a mixture of three compounds gramicidins A, B, and C, which are obtained from the soil bacterial species Bacillus brevis.
  • Granisetron

    Granisetron is an antiemetic, prescribed for nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy drugs.
  • Grepafloxacin

    Grepafloxacin is an fluoroquinolones antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of infection such as chronic bronchitis, pneumonia, gonorrhea, urethritis and cervicitis and other infections.
  • Griseofulvin

    Griseofulvin is an antifungal agent, prescribed for fungal infections of the skin, hair, fingernails and toenails.
  • Guaifenesin

    Guaifenesin is an expectorant, prescribed for chest congestion.
  • Guanabenz

    Guanabenz is an alpha agonist, prescribed for high blood pressure.
  • Guanethidine Monosulfate

    Guanethidine Monosulfate is an antihypertensive, prescribed for severe hypertension either alone or with other medications.
  • Guanfacine

    Guanfacine is an alpha agonist, prescribed for high blood pressure.
  • Guselkumab

    Guselkumab is prescribed along with either systemic treatment or phototherapy (UV light) to treat patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis in adults who do not show improvement only with topical medicines.
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