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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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  • Ebastine

    Ebastine is a non-sedating antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions.
  • Ecallantide

    Ecallantide is a human plasma kallikrein inhibitor, prescribed for sudden attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE).
  • Echothiophate

    Echothiophate is an acetyl cholinesterase inhibitor, prescribed for glaucoma.
  • Econazole

    Econazole is an antifungal agent; prescribed for vaginal thrush, skin infections, athlete's foot and jock itch.
  • Eculizumab

    Eculizumab is a monoclonal antibody, which is prescribed for two conditions: • Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) in which red blood cells (RBCs) are broken down resulting in anemia and decreased oxygen supply to the body.
  • Edaravone

    Edaravone is prescribed for treating amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a motor neuron disease or Lou Gehrig’s disease that causes the death of the nerve cells responsible for voluntary muscle contraction.
  • Edetate

    Edetate is a chelating agent, prescribed for hypercalcemia and for the control of ventricular arrhythmias associated with digitalis toxicity in emergency.
  • Edrophonium Injection

    Edrophonium Injection is an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, prescribed for diagnosis of myasthenia gravis.
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  • Efalizumab

    Efalizumab is a recombinant monoclonal antibody, prescribed for chronic, moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
  • Efavirenz

    Efavirenz is a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI), and active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) prescribed for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1 either alone or with other medications.
  • Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate

    Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate is used alone as a complete regimen or in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults and pediatric patients.
  • Eflornithine

    Eflornithine is an enzyme inhibitor, prescribed for reducing unwanted facial hair growth in women.
  • Eicosapentaenoic acid

    Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) is an omega-3-fatty acid.
  • Elagolix

    Elagolix tablets are prescribed to manage moderate to severe pain associated with endometriosis in premenopausal women.
  • Elapegademase-lvlr

    Elapegademase-lvlr injection is prescribed to treat adenosine deaminase (ADA) enzyme deficiency in children and adult patients with adenosine deaminase severe combined immune deficiency (ADA-SCID).
  • Eletriptan

    Eletriptan is a triptan compound, prescribed for migraine.
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  • Eliglustat

    Eliglustat capsules are used in treating type 1 Gaucher’s disease in adults.
  • Elosulphase Alpha

    Elosulfase alfa is prescribed for patients with Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA (MPS IVA; Morquio A syndrome).
  • Elotuzumab

    Elotuzumab is used to treat multiple myeloma, a type of cancer in the bone marrow in adult patients whose cancer has returned after successful treatment or in patients who showed treatment failure with one to three cancer treating medications.
  • Eltrombopag

    Eltrombopag is a thrombopoietin (TPO) receptor agonist, prescribed for immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).
  • Eluxadoline

    Eluxadoline is a drug that is prescribed for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea.
  • Embramine

    Embramine is an antihistamine and anticholinergic, prescribed for severe allergic conditions.
  • Emedastine Difumarate Ophthalmic Solution

    Emedastine Difumarate Ophthalmic Solution is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conjunctivitis.
  • Emicizumab

    Emicizumab is a modified humanized monoclonal antibody which is prescribed to prevent or minimize the frequency of bleeding episodes in adults and children suffering from congenital factor VIII deficiency (known as hemophilia A), who have developed factor VIII inhibitors.
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  • Emtricitabine

    Emtricitabine is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI), prescribed for HIV-1 infection either alone or with other medications.
  • Emtricitabine- Rilpivirine- Tenofovir

    Emtricitabine- Rilpivirine- Tenofovir contains a nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) and 2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) (antivirals), prescribed for HIV-1 infection in naive adults.
  • Emtricitabine- Tenofovir

    Emtricitabine- Tenofovir contains 2 reverse transcriptase inhibitors, prescribed for HIV infection in adults and pediatric patients 12 years of age and older.
  • Enalapril

    Enalapril is an ACE (angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibitor, prescribed for high blood pressure either alone or with other medications.
  • Enalapril and Hydrochlorothiazide

    Enalapril and Hydrochlorothiazide is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor and thiazide diuretic combination, prescribed for high blood pressure.
  • Enasidenib

    Enasidenib is an isocitrate dehydrogenase 2 inhibitor.
  • Enbucrilate

    Enbucrilate or n-butyl 2-cyanoacrylate is used as a surgical tissue adhesive to seal wounds, lacerations of the skin and surgical incisions.
  • Encainide Hydrochloride

    Encainide Hydrochloride is an antiarrhythmic agent, prescribed for cardiac arrhythmias.
  • Encorafenib

    Encorafenib capsules for oral use are prescribed along with binimetinib for treating advanced melanoma which either cannot be removed by surgery or has moved to other parts of the body, in adult patients with BRAF V600E or V600K mutation confirmed by an FDA-approved test.
  • Enflurane

    Enflurane is a structural isomer of isoflurane, prescribed for induction and maintenance of general anesthesia.
  • Enfuvirtide

    Enfuvirtide is an antiretroviral agent, prescribed for HIV/AIDS.
  • Enoxaparin

    It is indicated alone or in combination with warfarin to prevent and treat blood clots in the leg.
  • Entacapone

    Entacapone is catechol-o-methyltransferase (COMT) inhibitor, used as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa to treat patients with idiopathic Parkinson‘s disease.
  • Entecavir

    Entecavir is an oral antiviral agent, prescribed for hepatitis B.
  • Enzalutamide

    Enzalutamide is an androgen receptor inhibitor, prescribed for prostate cancer.
  • Epalrestat

    Epalrestat is used for the treatment of nerve damage due to diabetes called diabetes neuropathy.
  • Eperisone

    Eperisone is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for muscle spasms.
  • Ephedrine

    Ephedrine is a central nervous system stimulant, prescribed for breathing problems (as a bronchodilator) and for nasal congestion.
  • Epinastine HCl Ophthalmic Solution

    Epinastine HCl Ophthalmic Solution is an antihistamine, prescribed for itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.
  • Epinephrine

    Epinephrine is a hormone, recommended for cardiac arrest (to restart the heart beat), dilation of blood vessels, increase of diastolic blood pressure, increasing the flow of blood to heart and anaphylactic shock (allergic reactions).
  • Epinephrine/ Chlorpheniramine

    Epinephrine/ Chlorpheniramine is an antidote, prescribed for potentially dangerous allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, foods, drugs or other substances.
  • Epirubicin

    Epirubicin is an anthracycline, prescribed for certain types of breast cancer.
  • Eplerenone

    Eplerenone is a mineral corticoid receptor antagonist, prescribed for high blood pressure and heart attack.
  • Epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol

    Epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol is an erythropoiesis-stimulating agent, prescribed for anemia in people with chronic kidney failure.
  • Epoprostenol

    Epoprostenol is a prostaglandin, prescribed for pulmonary arterial hypertension.
  • Eprosartan

    Eprosartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, prescribed for hypertension.
  • Eprosartan Mesylate Hydrochlorothiazide

    Eprosartan Mesylate Hydrochlorothiazide contains angiotensin II receptor blocker and diuretic, prescribed for high blood pressure.
  • Eptifibatide

    Eptifibatide is an antithrombotic agent, prescribed for the treatment of patients with acute coronary syndrome (heart condition), and those undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (angioplasty), and stenting (placing of a cylindrical device within vessels).
  • Erdosteine

    Erdosteine is a mucolytic agent, prescribed for chronic obstructive bronchitis.
  • Erenumab-aooe

    Erenumab-aooe injection is prescribed to prevent migraine headaches in adult patients.
  • Ergocalciferol (Vitamin D2)

    Ergocalciferol (Vitamin D2) is vitamin D, prescribed for hypoparathyroidism, and refractory rickets.
  • Ergoloid Mesylates

    Ergoloid Mesylates is an ergot alkaloid, prescribed for symptoms of declined mental capacity (dementia) and age-related cognitive impairment (such as in Alzheimer's disease), in certain patients older than 60 years of age.
  • Ergometrine

    Ergometrine is an ergot alkaloid, prescribed for post-partum and uterine bleeding.
  • Ergotamine Sublingual

    Ergotamine Sublingual is an ergot derivative, prescribed for migraine headache with or without aura.
  • Ergotamine Tartrate and Caffeine

    Ergotamine Tartrate and Caffeine is an ergot alkaloid, prescribed for migraine headache.
  • Eribulin mesylate

    Eribulin mesylate is an anticancer agent, prescribed for breast cancer.
  • Erlotinib

    Erlotinib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, prescribed for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer, and pancreatic cancer.
  • Ertapenem

    Ertapenem is an antibiotic, prescribed for moderate to severe infections like abdomen, skin, diabetic foot, community acquired pneumonia, urinary tract infections, prophylaxis of surgical-site infection following elective colorectal surgery.
  • Ertugliflozin

    • Ertugliflozin tablet is a sodium glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor which is prescribed for adult patients with type 2 diabetes as an adjunct therapy to diet control and exercise with a focus to improve glycemic control.
  • Erythrityl Tetranitrate

    Erythrityl tetranitrate is used for the treatment of angina pectoris, chest pain caused by reduced blood flow to the heart.
  • Erythromycin

    Erythromycin is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as bronchitis, diphtheria, legionnaires' disease, pertussis etc.
  • Erythromycin and Sulfisoxazole

    Erythromycin and Sulfisoxazole is a macrolide and sulfonamide antibiotic combination, prescribed for acute otitis media.
  • Erythromycin Ethylsuccinate Granules

    Erythromycin Ethylsuccinate Granules is a macrolide antibiotic, prescribed for bacterial infections.
  • Erythropoietin

    Erythropoietin is a haematopoietic agent, prescribed for anemia in people with chronic kidney failure.
  • Escitalopram

    Escitalopram is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class, prescribed for major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, or panic disorder(significant behavioral change).
  • Esmolol

    Esmolol blocks beta-1 receptors, which are present on the heart.
  • Esomeprazole

    Esomeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI), prescribed for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
  • Essential Amino Acid Injection

    Essential Amino Acid Injection is an amino acid, prescribed as nutritional support for uremic patients.
  • Estradiol

    Estradiol is a sex hormone, prescribed for treating conditions due to menopause, treating vulval or vaginal atrophy, prostate cancer, and preventing osteoporosis (brittle bones).
  • Estramustine

    Estramustine is antimicrotubule agent, prescribed for the partial treatment of prostate cancer.
  • Estrogen

    Estrogen is a female sex hormone, prescribed for severe vasomotor symptoms due to menopause, ovarian failure, osteoporosis, uterine bleeding, delayed puberty and prostate cancer.
  • Estrogen and Progestin - Oral Contraceptives

    Estrogen and Progestin - Oral Contraceptives contains two female sex hormones.
  • Estropipate

    Estropipate is a crystalline form of estrogen, prescribed for symptoms of menopause, osteoporosis, excessive and painful vaginal bleeding.
  • Eszopiclone

    Eszopiclone is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic, prescribed for insomnia.
  • Etamsylate

    Etamsylate is a haemostatic agent, prescribed for the management of blood loss in menorrhagia, and after surgery.
  • Etanercept

    Etanercept is a tumor-necrosis factor (TNF) blocker, prescribed for ankylosing spondylitis (type of joint pain that affects your back), juvenile arthritis (arthritis-related condition that develops in children), psoriasis, and rheumatoid (inflammation of the joints) and psoriatic arthritis.
  • Etelcalcetide

    • Etelcalcetide has been approved by US FDA on Feb.
  • Ethacridine

    Ethacridine is used for second-trimester abortion between the thirteenth and the twentieth week of gestation.
  • Ethacrynic Acid

    Ethacrynic Acid is a loop diuretic, prescribed for fluid retention caused by heart, liver and severe kidney problems.
  • Ethambutol

    Ethambutol is an antibacterial agent, prescribed for tuberculosis (TB).
  • Ethiny- Estradiol- Norethindrone

    Ethiny- Estradiol- Norethindrone contains estrogen and progestin, prescribed for menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats and others.
  • Ethinyl Estradiol and Levonorgestrel

    Ethinyl Estradiol and Levonorgestrel contains estrogen and progestin, used as a highly effective oral contraceptive.
  • Ethiodized Oil

    Ethiodized Oil is a poppyseed oil used by injection as a radio-opaque contrast agent for hysterosalpingography and lymphography.
  • Ethionamide

    Ethionamide is an antibiotic.
  • Ethoheptazine

    Ethoheptazine is prescribed for the treatment of mild to moderate pain and muscle relaxation.
  • Ethosuximide

    Ethosuximide is a succinimide anticonvulsant, prescribed for epilepsy.
  • Ethotoin

    Ethotoin is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for seizures either alone or with other medications.
  • Etidronate

    Etidronate is a bisphosphonate, prescribed for Paget's disease, osteoporosis and hypercalcaemia.
  • Etizolam

    Etizolam is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for anxiety, and sleep disorders.
  • Etodolac

    Etodolac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent(NSAIA), prescribed for inflammation of joints (rheumatoid arthritis), degenerative joint disease (osteoarthritis), or mild to moderate pain.
  • Etofylline

    Etofylline is a bronchodilator.
  • Etomidate

    Etomidate is a hypnotic agent, used as an anesthesia during short surgeries along with other medications.
  • Etonogestrel

    Etonogestrel is a progestin, prescribed for preventing pregnancy.
  • Etoposide

    Etoposide is an anti-cancer agent, prescribed for lung cancer and testicular cancer.
  • Etoricoxib

    Etoricoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and gouty arthritis.
  • Etravirine

    Etravirine is a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI), prescribed for HIV/AIDS.
  • Etynodiol

    Etynodiol diacetate (the diacylated derivative of etynodiol or ethynodiol) is prescribed for the prevention of pregnancy in women who chose to take oral contraceptives.
  • Evening Primrose

    Evening Primrose is a dietary supplement, prescribed for high cholesterol, heart disease, skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, and acne.
  • Everolimus

    Everolimus is a kinase inhibitor, prescribed for kidney cancer, pancreatic cancer, brain tumor(astrocytoma), hormone-receptor–positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women and prevents organ rejection in kidney therapy.
  • Evolocumab

    Evolocumab is prescribed as an adjunct to a low-fat diet and other cholesterol medications in treating patients with high low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, total cholesterol, heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH) or homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH); HeFH and HoFH are inherited conditions in which cholesterol is not removed from the body.
  • Exemestane

    Exemestane is an aromatase inhibitor, prescribed for advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women who are no longer responsive to anti-estrogen therapy.
  • Exenatide

    Exenatide is a incretin mimetic, prescribed for type 2 diabetes with diet and exercise, either alone or with other medications.
  • Ezetimibe

    Ezetimibe is a lipid-lowering agent, prescribed for hypercholesterolemia.
  • Ezetimibe and Simvastatin

    Ezetimibe and Simvastatin contains an antihyperlipidemic agent and an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, prescribed for high cholesterol with diet.
  • Ezogabine

    Ezogabine is an anti-epileptic agent, prescribed for partial-onset seizures.
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