Intas Pharmaceutical Ltd.

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Acamprosate

Acamprosate is used to treat alcohol dependence along with other rehabilitation therapy such as counseling and social support in people who have the intention of avoiding alcohol consumption.

Acamprosate reduces the desire to consume alcohol.

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Acebrophylline

Acebrophylline is prescribed to reduce the irritation, swelling, and narrowing of the bronchial tubes in patients with asthma, severe or chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)and tightness of the chest.

It helps in reducing the viscosity of the mucus in the airway and facilitates breathing.

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Aceclofenac

Aceclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for fever and to relieve pain and swelling in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis.

It blocks the action of cyclo-oxygenase responsible for causing pain and inflammation.

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Acetaminophen or Paracetamol

Acetaminophen or paracetamol helps to reduce fever and to relieve a headache with mild to moderate pain.

It is also used with other pain medications to treat low back pain, osteoarthritis, cold, and toothache.

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Acetazolamide

Acetazolamide is prescribed to treat excess fluid accumulation due to congestive heart failure.

It is also used to treat glaucoma or increased pressure in the eye, seizures or epilepsy, mountain sickness, periodic paralysis or muscle weakness, and to reduce the increased pressure in areas surrounding the brain and spinal cord.

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Adapalene

Adapalene is a topical retinoid-like compound used to treat mild to moderate acne by preventing the formation of pimples acting deeply in the source.

It also prevents the formation of new acne by restoring skin texture and tone.

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Albendazole

Albendazole is an antihelminthic drug prescribed for treating a variety of parasitic worm infestations such as ascariasis, filariasis or roundworm disease, giardiasis, trichuriasis, pinworm disease, neurocysticercosis, and hydatid disease.

It is also used to treat strongyloidiasis, trichinosis, trichostrongyliasis, capillariasis, cutaneous larva migrans, and microsporidiosis including Septata intestinalis infection.

Albendazole works by killing sensitive parasites in the body.

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Allopurinol

Allopurinol is prescribed to treat gouty arthritis and prevent specific kidney stones by reducing high uric acid levels in the blood.

This medication is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor, recommended for treating the increased uric acid levels caused by cancer drugs.

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Allylestrenol

Allylestrenol is a hormone preparation used to treat repeated or threatened miscarriages and to prevent premature birth in pregnant women.

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Alpha Lipoic Acid


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Alprazolam

This medication is a benzodiazepine, prescribed for anxiety and panic disorders.

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Ambroxol

This medication is a mucolytic agent, prescribed for various respiratory diseases such as emphysema with bronchitis pneumoconiosis, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions, tracheobronchitis (respiratory tract inflammation), bronchiectasis, bronchitis with bronchospasm asthma.

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Amikacin

This medication is an aminoglycoside antibiotic, prescribed for serious bacterial infections. It inhibits the production of bacterial proteins, which causes bacterial cell death.

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Amitriptyline

This medication is a tricyclic antidepressant, prescribed for depression. It is also prescribed for migraine and nerve pain.

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Amlodipine

This medication is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and chest pain. It widens blood vessels and improves blood flow by not making the heart pump harder.

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Ammonium Chloride


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Amoxicillin

This medication is a penicillin-like , β-lactam antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections caused by susceptible microorganisms. It prevents the bacterial growth and is used in the treatment of a number of infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis, gonorrhea, and infections of the ears, nose, throat, urinary tract, and skin.

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Ampicillin

This medication is beta-lactam antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as UTI, meningitis, gonorrhea, pneumonia, bronchitis, ear, lung, skin and respiratory tract infections.

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Anhydrous Benzyl Peroxide


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Aripiprazole

This medication is an atypical antipsychotic and antidepressant, prescribed for schizophrenia and depression. It regulates abnormal conditions like disturbed or unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, and strong or inappropriate emotions in adults and children greater than 13 years.

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Arteether

Arteether is used for the treatment of severe falciparum malaria active against P. falciparum strains that are resistant to chloroquine, mefloquine, halofantrine, quinine, pyrimethamine, cycloguanil and amodiaquine.

Alpha/beta arteether is also used for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria.
It is an ethyl ether derivative of artemisinin, which is a natural product of the Chinese medicinal plant Artemisia annua. It is used as a second line drug in severe cases of malaria.

There are two formulations of arteether –
Alpha / beta artheether (of / arteether ) was registered in India in 1997 for use in both children and adults with severe malaria.

Artemotil, previously known as beta arteether was registered in Netherlands in 2000. There is a restriction on this drug for children lesser than 16 years due to a possible effect on the heart.

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Artemether

This medication is a potent and quick acting antimalarial agent,used for treating chloroquine resistant falciparum malaria,including cerebral malaria.

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Aspartame


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Aspirin

This medication is an analgesic and antipyretic, prescribed for pain, heart attack and fever.
The drug decreases the substances that cause pain and inflammation.

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Atenolol

Atenolol blocks beta-1 receptors, which are present on the heart. This prevents the action of nerve chemicals adrenaline and noradrenaline on the heart. As a result, heart beats at a slower rate and with lesser force, and thus pumps out lesser blood into blood vessels. This action of atenolol reduces blood pressure in the hypertensive patients. Since the heart treated with atenolol beat slowly and with less force, it uses lesser energy thus relieving pain in angina and also reduces the risk of heart attack.

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Atomoxetine

This medication is a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI), prescribed for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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Atorvastatin

This medication is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, also known as "statin”, prescribed for hyperlipidemia.

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Atropine


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Azithromycin

This medication is a macrolide antibiotic used for various bacterial infections such as infections of the middle ear, throat, bronchus, sinuses, skin and soft tissue. It is also useful in treating pneumonia, typhoid, gonorrhoea, granuloma inguinale and chancroid. It prevents bacterial growth.

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Baclofen

This medication is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), prescribed for severe chronic spasticity.

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Bemiparin Sodium


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Benzalkonium Chloride

This medication is a topical antiseptic, prescribed for cold sore and fever blister. This medication prevents the spread of infection.

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Benzoyl Peroxide

This medication is a keratolytic agent with antibacterial actions, prescribed for acne.

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Benzyl Nicotinate


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Betahistine

This medication is an anti-vertigo agent, prescribed for dizziness (vertigo) in those who have Meniere's disease.

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Betamethasone


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Bethanechol

Bethanechol is a powerful cholinergic agent. It stimulates the bladder muscle to improve the urine flow and thereby helps in emptying the bladder. It is used for the treatment of urinary retention without any structural obstruction. Bethanechol is sometimes prescribed by the doctor for abdominal distension due to dilated colon and in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease, in which the acid from the stomach moves back to the esophagus or foodpipe.

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Bicalutamide

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-androgen, prescribed for prostate cancer.

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Bimatoprost

This medication is a prostaglandin analog, prescribed for open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

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Bisoprolol

This medication is a beta- blocker, prescribed for heart disease.

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Boric Acid


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Bortezomib

This medication is an antineoplastic agent, prescribed for multiple myeloma and mantle cell lymphoma.

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Bromhexine

Bromhexine is prescribed to loosen or thin down the mucus secretions that can plug the airways. The medication promotes the expulsion of the bronchial secretions by making it easier to clear the phlegm from the respiratory tract.
It is recommended only for patients with a productive cough.
Bromhexine is generally used in conjunction with the antibiotic therapy for treating cough associated with bronchitis, COPD or cystic fibrosis.

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Buspirone

This medication is a psychoactive agent, prescribed for anxiety disorders.

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Caffeine

This medication stimulates the brain; hence it is used as a central nervous stimulant. It is used along with analgesics and/or ergotamine for migraine (severe headaches with nausea). It is also used for a breathing condition (apnea) in premature infants.

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Calamine


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Calcitriol

This medication is a synthetic vitamin D analog, prescribed for hypocalcemia in patients undergoing chronic renal dialysis.

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Calcium Carbonate

This medication is a dietary supplement, prescribed for calcium deficiency state which may occur in diseases such as decreased levels of parathyroid hormone (acute and chronic), postmenopausal osteoporosis, rickets and osteomalacia (softening of the bones). It is also used as an antacid.

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Carbamazepine

This medication is an anticonvulsant drug, prescribed for epilepsy and bipolar disorder, as well as trigeminal neuralgia.

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Carbidopa-Levodopa

This combination medication contains antidyskinetic drugs, prescribed for Parkinson’s disease.

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Carboplatin

This medication is prescribed for the treatment of ovarian cancer. It contains platinum; stops the growth of cancer cells.

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Carvedilol

This medication is an alpha- and beta-blocker, prescribed for heart failure and high blood pressure.

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Cefadroxil

This medication is broad-spectrum antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as urinary tract infection, skin and soft- tissue, pharynx (throat) and tonsils (tonsillitis). This medication fights against the bacteria present in the body.

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Cefixime

This medication is an oral cephalosporin (third generation) antibiotic, prescribed for gonorrhea, tonsilitis and pharyngitis.

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Cefoperazone Sodium Injection

This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for susceptible infections such as respiratory tract infection, infections of the skin and skin structures, urinary tract infection, pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, and other infections.

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Cefpodoxmine Proxetil

This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infection.

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Cefuroxime


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Cefuroxime Axetil

This medication is a semi synthetic cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for different types of infections such as lung, ear, throat, urinary tract and skin.

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Cetirizine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic reactions.

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Cetrimide

This medication is a skin antiseptic and disinfectant prescribed for seborrhoeic dermatitis and wound cleansing. The cream has a bactericidal activity against gram-positive bacteria and incompatible with soaps and other anionic surfactants.

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Chloramphenicol

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infection.

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Chloroquine

This medication is an antimalarial agent, prescribed for malaria.

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Chlorpheniramine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions such as itchy and watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose, hay fever and common cold. It may also be used to relieve the itching from insect bites and bee stings.

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Chlorpheniramine Maleate


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Chlorpromazine

This medication is an antipsychotic, tranquilizer and antiemetic drug, prescribed for mental or mood disorders (schizophrenia). It is also used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting, fearness before surgery, used as an adjunct in the treatment of tetanus.

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Chlorzoxazone

This medication is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for muscle spasm and the resulting pain or discomfort. It is used in combination with physical therapy, analgesics (such as aspirin or acetaminophen), and rest.

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Cholecalciferol

This medication is another form of vitamin D, prescribed for vitamin D deficiency.

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Cinnarizine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for the control of nausea and vomiting due to motion sickness. It is also used for vertigo and brain disorder.

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Ciprofloxacin

This medication is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as pneumonia, urinary tract, skin, bones and joint infections. It is also used to treat gastrointestinal infections.

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Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole

This combination medication contains antibacterial and antidiarrheal agents, prescribed for susceptible infections.

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Citalopram

This medication is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), prescribed for depression. It works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

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Citicoline

This medication is a psychostimulant/nootropic, prescribed for Parkinson's disease, cerebrovascular disorders and head injury.

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Citric acid


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Clarithromycin

This medication is a macrolide antibiotic, prescribed infections of the middle ear, tonsillitis, throat infections, laryngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, and skin infections. It stops the growth of sensitive bacteria.

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Clavulanic Acid


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Clindamycin

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections, including infections of the lungs, skin, blood, female reproductive organs and internal organs.

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Clobazam

This medication is a benzodiazepine derivative, prescribed for seizure disorders.

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Clomipramine

This medication is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), prescribed for obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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Clopidogrel

This medication is an anti-platelet agent, that is, a drug that inhibits the ability of platelets to clump together as part of a blood clot. This medication is prescribed either alone or with other medications for prevention or treatment of stroke and heart attack (which are usually caused by blood clots) in persons who are at high risk.

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Clozapine

This medication is an antipsychotic, prescribed for schizophrenia.

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Copper Sulphate Pentahydrate


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Co-trimoxazole

This medication is a combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, prescribed for certain types bacterial infections. It is also used to treat traveler’s diarrhea.

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Cyanocobalamin


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Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12)

This medication is a vitamer (varied chemical substances) of vitamin B12, used in treating anemia, folic acid deficiency, neuropathies (damage in the nerves of peripheral nervous system), prophylaxis, and psychiatric disorders. Recommended for patients with the condition of pancreatic tumor.

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Cyclophosphamide

This medication is an antineoplastic agent, prescribed for many types of cancers like lymphatic cancer, cancer of white blood cells and plasma cells, etc,. It slows or stops the growth of cancer cells in your body.

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Cyproheptadine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic rhinitis.

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Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride


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Cytarabine

This medication is a chemotherapy agent, prescribed for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. This medication slows the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.

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Dacarbazine

This medication is an antineoplastic chemotherapy drug, prescribed for melanoma and Hodgkin's disease. This medication slows the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.

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Darifenacin

This medication is a muscarinic receptor antagonist, prescribed for overactive bladder with symptoms of urinary incontinence, urgency and frequency.

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Darifenacin  


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Dexamethasone Oral

This medication is a corticosteroid, prescribed for certain conditions associated with decreased adrenal gland function.

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Dextromethorphan


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Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide


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Di Sodium Hydrogen Citrate


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Diazepam

This medication is a benzodiazepine, prescribed for anxiety. It is also used for muscle spasms and seizures.

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Diclofenac

Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) prescribed to treat mild-to-moderate musculoskeletal pain.

It helps to relieve:
• Tenderness, stiffness, and inflammation due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis.
• Musculoskeletal pain due to sprains, strains or other causes.
Migraine headache and other types of headache.
• Painful menstrual cramps.
• Pre and post-operative pain.
• Pain due to kidney stones and gallstones.

Diclofenac works by blocking the effects of the cyclo-oxygenase enzyme thereby reducing the synthesis of prostaglandins, which are responsible for causing pain and inflammation.

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Diclofenac Diethylamine


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Dicyclomine

This medication is an anticholinergic, prescribed for irritable bowel syndrome.

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Diltiazem

This medication is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and angina pectoris (chest pain).

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Dimethicone

This medication is an emollient, prescribed for pediculosis, and other skin conditions.

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Diphenhydramine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for severe allergic conditions such as runny nose, sneezing, itchy, watery eyes. It is also used for itching of insect bites, sunburns, bee stings, poison ivy, poison oak and minor skin irritation.

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Dipyridamole

This medication is a coronary vasodilator, prescribed for blood clot events.

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Divalproex

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for bipolar disorder, epilepsy and to prevent migraine headache.

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Domperidone

This medication is an antidopaminergic agent, used in treating nausea, vomiting, gastrointestinal problems and Parkinson’s disease.

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Donepezil

This medication is a cholinesterase inhibitor, prescribed for dementia of Alzheimer's disease.

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Dothiepin

This medication is an antidepressant, prescribed for depression.

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Doxorubicin

This medication is a cytotoxic anthracycline antibiotic, prescribed for treating various types of cancer.

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Doxylamine

This medication is a sedating antihistamine, prescribed for short-term treatment of insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). It is also used in combination with decongestants and other medications to relieve sneezing, runny nose, and nasal congestion caused by the common cold. It is used for morning sickness of pregnancy along with vitamin B6 in some countries.

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D-panthenol


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Drotaverine

This medication is an antispasmodic, prescribed for pain and dysfunction caused by smooth muscle spasm.

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Elemental Calcium


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Elemental Iron


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Elemental Molybdenum


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Elemental Phosphous


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Enalapril

This medication is an ACE (angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibitor, prescribed for high blood pressure either alone or with other medications. It is also used for heart failure.

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Enalapril Maleate


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Ergometrine

This medication is an ergot alkaloid, prescribed for post-partum and uterine bleeding.

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Erythromycin

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as bronchitis, diphtheria, legionnaires' disease, pertussis etc.

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Erythropoietin

This medication is a haematopoietic agent, prescribed for anemia in people with chronic kidney failure.

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Escitalopram

This medication 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). It increases the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

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Etizolam

This medication is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for anxiety, and sleep disorders.

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Etoposide

This medication is an anti-cancer agent, prescribed for lung cancer and testicular cancer.

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Etoricoxib

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

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Famotidine

This medication is a histamine (H2-receptor antagonist), prescribed for ulcer.

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Febuxostat

This medication is a xanthine oxidase (XO) inhibitor, prescribed for gout and hyperuricemia (high level of uric acid in blood). It decreases the amount of uric acid in blood.

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Fenofibrate B-Cyclodextrin


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Fenofibric Acid

This medication is used to reduce the cholesterol in patients with obesity problem. It is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin). It slows the production of cholesterol in the body.

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Ferrous Ammonium Citrate

This medication is an essential mineral, prescribed for iron deficiency.

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Ferrous Fumarate

This medication is an essential body mineral, used to treat iron deficiency anemia. It replaces iron in the body when the body does not produce enough on its own.

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Fexofenadine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for seasonal allergic reactions such as runny nose, sneezing, red, itchy, or watery eyes; itching.

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Flavoxate

This medication is an anticholinergic, prescribed for painful, frequent, or night time urination and urgency. It relaxes the muscles in urinary tract and urinary bladder.

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Fluconazole

This medication is an antifungal agent, prescribed for vaginal candidiasis, pneumonia, meningitis and fungal infections of the mouth, throat, liver, kidneys, heart, urinary tract and abdomen.

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Flunarizine

This medication is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for migraine occlusive peripheral vascular disease, vertigo of central and peripheral origin and as an adjuvant in the therapy of epilepsy.

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Fluorouracil

This medication is an antimetabolite, prescribed for certain types of cancer such as colon, rectal, breast, stomach and pancreatic cancer.

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Flupenthixol

This medication is an antipsychotic agent, prescribed for depression, and psychoses.

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Fluvoxamine

This medication is an antidepressant, prescribed for psychiatric disorders such as obsessive-compulsive disorder, social phobia and depression. It inhibits the uptake of serotonin (a neurotransmitter) by nerve cells.

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Folic Acid

This medication is a vitamin, prescribed for anemia due to vitamin C deficiency.

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Fosphenytoin

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for seizures during neurosurgery and status epilepticus.

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Gabapentin

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for postherpetic neuralgia, and epilepsy.

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Gamma Benzene Hexachloride


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Gatifloxacin

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as conjunctivitis, sinusitis, skin and skin structure infections, cystitis. It kills the bacteria that cause infection.

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Gatifloxacin Anhydrous


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Gentamicin

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for severe bacterial infections.

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Gliclazide

This medication is an oral hypoglycemic (anti-diabetic drug), prescribed for type 2 diabetes.

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Glimepiride

This medication is a sulfonylurea antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.

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Glycopyrrolate

This medication is a muscarinic anticholinergic agent, prescribed for peptic ulcer in combination with other medicines and also used in anesthesia as preoperative medication. It reduces acid and saliva secretions.

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Guaifenesin

This medication is an expectorant, prescribed for chest congestion. It promotes lower respiratory tract drainage by thinning the mucus in the air passages to make it easier to cough up the mucus and clear the airways.

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Guaiphenesin


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Haloperidol

This medication is a tranquilizer, prescribed for schizophrenia.

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Heparin

This medication is an anticoagulant, prescribed for deep venous thrombosis, arterial embolism and pulmonary embolism. It is also used for prevention of blood clot in heart surgery.

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Heparin Sodium


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Hepatitis B (recombinant) vaccine

This medication is an immunizing agent, used to prevent hepatitis B infection. It stimulates the body to produce antibodies against hepatitis B infection.

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Hydrochlorothiazide

This medication is a thiazide diuretic, prescribed for high blood pressure (hypertension) and edema.

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Hypromellose  (Isopto Tears)


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Idoxuridine Ophthalmic

This medication is an antiviral agent, prescribed for certain eye infections.

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Imipramine

This medication is an antidepressant, prescribed for depression. It is also used to treat bedwetting in children.

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Interferon Alfa 2A


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Iron (III) Hydroxide Polymaltose


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Iron ascorbate


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Isoniazid

This medication is an antibiotic agent, prescribed for tuberculosis (TB) either alone or with other medications.

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Isosartan Potassium


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Isosorbide

This medication is a nitrate, prescribed for angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease.

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Isosorbide 5 Mononitrate


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Itopride

This medication is a prokinetic benzamide derivative, prescribed for dyspepsia and other gastrointestinal conditions.

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Itraconazole

This medication is an antifungal agent, prescribed for treating fungal infections.

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Ketorolac

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID), prescribed for short-term management of severe pain, usually after surgery that requires analgesia (pain killer) at the opioid level and free from opioid side effects. It stops the body's production of substances (prostaglandin, histamines etc) that cause pain, fever and inflammation.

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Ketotifen

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for asthma, allergic conjunctivitis and other allergic conditions.

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Lacosamide

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for partial-onset of seizures.

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Lactic acid

This medication is a chemical compound, prescribed for dry skin (Xerosis). The cream works by increasing the water content in the skin making the skin softer.

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Lactulose

This medication is a purgative and laxative, prescribed for chronic constipation.

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Lansoprazole

This medication is a proton pump inhibitor, prescribed for gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), erosive esophagitis (inflammation of esophagus), and Zollinger-Ellison (gastric acid hyper secretion) syndrome. It blocks the enzyme in the stomach that produces acid.

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Levocetirizine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions.

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Levodopa and Carbidopa


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Levofloxacin

This medication is prescribed for treating certain bacterial infections, and preventing anthrax. It is a quinolone antibiotic. It kills sensitive bacteria.

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Levosulpiride

This medication is an antipsychotic and prokinetic agent, prescribed for dyspepsia, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, and irritable bowel syndrome.

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Lignocaine


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Linseed Oil


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Liothyronine

This medication is a thyroid hormone, prescribed for myxedema.

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Lisinopril

This medication is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, prescribed for high blood pressure.

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Lithium

This medication is an antimanic agent, prescribed for acute mania and bipolar disorder.

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L-lysine Hydrochloride


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Lomefloxacin

This medication is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, prescribed for various bacterial infections such as lower respiratory tract infection, urinary tract infection, and Chlamydia. It kills sensitive bacteria by stopping the production of essential proteins that the bacteria require to survive.

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Lorazepam

This medication is a benzodiazepine, prescribed for anxiety.

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Losartan

This medication is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB), prescribed for high blood pressure. It is also used for prevention of stroke, and diabetic nephropathy.

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Lysine


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Magaldrate-Simethicone

This combination medication contains antacid and anti-flatulent, prescribed for indigestion, heartburn, gas, and sour stomach.

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Magnesium Hydroxide

This medication is an antacid, prescribed for hyperacidity. It is also used as a laxative.

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Magnesium Sulphate

Magnesium sulphate is used to treat several conditions which include:

• Magnesium deficiency
• Constipation and preparation of the bowel before surgical procedures and colonoscopy for its laxative action which it brings about by increasing the water content of the intestines and stimulating intestinal movement. The laxative effect of magnesium sulphate is also useful in barium poisoning to reduce the absorption of barium from the digestive tract.
• Torsades de pointes, an abnormal heart rhythm
• Cerebral edema (fluid accumulation in the brain)
• Pre-eclampsia or eclampsia, conditions of high blood pressure during pregnancy that are associated with seizures. Magnesium sulphate helps to prevent and treat the seizures.
• Locally for boils and carbuncles on the skin.

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Mecobalamin

MeCbl is now prescribed for the treatment of vitamin B12 deficiency and is slowly replacing the traditional B12 formulations like cyanocobalamin and hydroxocobalamin.

MeCbl is essential for the normal functioning of the brain and nervous system and the formation of blood.

It is used to treat anemia, Alzheimer’s disease, peripheral neuropathy, diabetic neuropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, and probably amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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Mefenamic Acid

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for dysmenorrhea and other pain. It decreases inflammation and uterine contractions.

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Mefloquine

This medication is an antimalarial agent, prescribed for malaria.

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Melitracen

Melitracen is prescribed to treat depression and anxiety.

It is also available as a combination drug along with flupentixol which is indicated for different types of depression (psychogenic, masked, menopausal, in alcoholics), depressive neuroses, psychosomatic affections accompanied by anxiety and apathy, and dysphoria in alcoholics. It is also given as a maintenance dose in psychogenic depressions and other psychoses.

Melitracen comes under the category of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) which act by decreasing re-uptake of neurotransmitters like norepinephrine and serotonin at the nerve synapse. This causes a high concentration of the neurotransmitters in the next neuron causing an antidepressant effect. Melitracen acts similarly as other TCAs regarding efficacy against depression and anxiety. It has an added advantage of improved tolerability and a slightly faster onset of action.

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Menthol


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Metformin

This medication is an oral antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes. It helps control blood sugar levels.

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Methotrexate

This medication is an antimetabolite, curative in choriocarcinoma (cancer of the tissue that normally would develop into placenta). It is also used in other cancers like blood, breast and lung cancers. It is also used to suppress immunity in conditions such as psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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Methyl Salicylate

Methyl salicylate is used as a local painkiller to treat minor joint and muscle pain.

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Methylcellulose


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Methylergometrine

This medication is a synthetic analogue of ergonovine, prescribed for treating postpartum hemorrhage.

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Methyl-Ergometrine


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Metoclopramide

This medication is a gastrointestinal stimulant and antinauseant, prescribed for heartburn and esophagitis due to GERD and for treating patients who have gastroparesis (partial paralysis of the stomach) and prevention of nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy.

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Minoxidil


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Mirtazapine

This medication is an antidepressant, prescribed for depression. It alters the activity of certain chemicals in the brain to maintain mental balance.

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Moclobemide

This medication is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), prescribed for depression and social anxiety.

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Montelukast

This medication is a leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs), prescribed for asthma.

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Mosapride

This medication is a gastroprokinetic agent, prescribed for acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome and indigestion.

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Mycophenolatemofetil


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Naftopidil

Naftopidil is a selective α1-adrenergic receptor antagonist or alpha blocker.
Naftopidil is prescribed in Japan for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and benign prostatic obstruction, associated with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), hypertension, cardiac valve disease, and distal ureteral stones.

Further large-scale, randomized, placebo-controlled studies need to be done to see if the naftopidil efficacy and safety data that is applicable to Japanese can be extended to white, black and Hispanic men having LUTS/BPH in western countries.

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Naltrexone

This medication is an opioid antagonist, prescribed for management of alcoholism and addiction to opioid drugs. Naltrexone is prescribed either alone or with other medications. It blocks the receptors in the brain in order to terminate the action of opioids.

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Nandrolone

Nandrolone is an anabolic steroid, prescribed for anemia caused by kidney problems. The kidney normally produces a hormone called erythropoietin which is necessary for the production of red blood cells. Absence of the hormone due to kidney disease results in anemia, which responds to nandrolone. Nandrolone has also been used in the treatment of bone thinning or osteoporosis.. The drug is often misused by athletes to increase muscle mass. It is currently discontinued in the United States

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Naphazolin Hydrochloride


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Naphazoline

This medication is a decongestant, prescribed for conjunctivitis with symptoms of redness (mainly due to vasodilation of the peripheral small blood vessels), swelling of the conjunctiva, itching and increased production of tears, relieving stuffy nose due to cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies associated with sinus inflammation.

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Nateglinide

This medication is an antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes. It lowers blood sugar level by speeding up the release of insulin from the pancreas. It is used along with diet and exercise.

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Nepafenac ophthalmic

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for eye pain, redness, and swelling in patients who are recovering from cataract surgery.

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Niacinamide


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Nicotinamide


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Nifedipine

This medication is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for angina (chest pain), high blood pressure and abnormal heart rhythms.

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Nimesulide

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for painful inflammatory conditions, back pain, dysmenorrhea, postoperative pain, osteoarthritis, and fever.

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Norethindrone

This medication is synthetic oral progestin, used for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea (absence of periods for a few months but patient is not pregnant), endometriosis (the tissue that lines the inner wall of the uterus is found at other sites), and abnormal uterine bleeding due to hormonal imbalance. It induces secretory changes in the endometrium.

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Norethisterone


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Norfloxacin

This medication is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent, prescribed for urinary tract infections and eye infections.

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Ofloxacin

This medication is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as chronic bronchitis, pneumonia, skin and skin structure infections, and others.

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Olanzapine

This medication is an atypical antipsychotic, prescribed for schizophrenia.

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Oleum Lini


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Omeprazole

This medication is a proton pump inhibitor, prescribed for indigestion, peptic ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD/GERD).

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Ondansetron

This medication is a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist, prescribed for nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery. It blocks serotonin receptors in the vomiting center and on nerves supplying the digestive system.

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Oral Iron Formulations


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Orlistat

This medication is a lipase inhibitor, prescribed for obesity in adults.

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Ornidazole

This medication is an antiamoebic agent, prescribed for amoebic dysentery.

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Oxcarbazepine

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for partial seizure disorders in epileptic children and adults, either alone or with other medication. It reduces anxiety and mood disorders. It also controls benign motor tics (sudden movements in body lasting for a short period of time). It slows down the abnormal nerve impulses in the brain.

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Oxybutynin Chloride


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Oxytocin

This medication is a uterine stimulant, prescribed for the initiation of uterine contractions and induction of labor in women as well as stimulation of contractions in cases where the uterus does not contract enough during labor. It is also used to help abort the fetus in cases of incomplete abortion or miscarriage, and control bleeding after childbirth. It may be used for breast engorgement.

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Paclitaxel

This medication is a chemotherapy agent, prescribed for ovarian and breast cancer.

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Pantoprazole

This medication is a proton-pump inhibitor, prescribed for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), ulcers, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, and erosive esophagitis. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach.

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Parecoxib

This medication is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for postoperative pain in adults.

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Paroxetine

This medication is an SSRI antidepressant, prescribed for major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety and generalized anxiety disorder.

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Phenobarbital

This medication is a barbiturate, prescribed for seizures and as a sedative to relieve anxiety.

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Phenylephrine

This medication is a selective alpha agonist, used to increase blood pressure and topically as a nasal decongestant. It is also used in the eye to dilate the pupil or to constrict superficial blood vessels in eye allergy.

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Phenylephrine Hydrochloride


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Phenylethyl Alcohol


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Phenylpropanolamine


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Phenytoin

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for certain types of seizures (eg, status epilepticus).

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Pilocarpine

This medication is a muscarinic receptor agonist, prescribed for glaucoma, and for dry mouth (xerostomia) in patients with Sjogren's syndrome. It is also used as an antidote for some alkaloid drug poisoning.

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Pimozide

This medication is a tranquilizer, prescribed for tourette syndrome and resistant tics.

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Pioglitazone

This medication is a thiazolidinedione antidiabetic, prescribed for type 2 diabetes in certain patients. It is used along with diet and exercise. It may be used alone or with other antidiabetic medicines. It lowers blood sugar by reducing insulin resistance.

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Piracetam

Piracetam is used to treat cortical myoclonus, a movement disorder that causes short and uncontrollable twitching or jerky movements of arms and legs.
Piracetam is often prescribed to improve cognition and memory and slow brain aging. It has been used to improve the neurological conditions of Alzheimer’s disease, Down’s syndrome, dementia and dyslexia (learning disorder).

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Polymyxin


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Potassium iodide


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Potassium Sulphate


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Povidone Iodine

This medication is an antiseptic combination, prescribed for minor wounds and infections, as well as killing bacteria.

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Prednisone

This medication regulates the symptoms of low corticosteroid levels, and is used to treat arthritis, severe allergic reactions, multiple sclerosis, lupus, and certain conditions that affect the lungs, skin, eyes, kidneys blood, thyroid, stomach, and intestines.

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Pseudoephedrine

This medication is a decongestant, prescribed for cold, allergic rhinitis and hay fever. It relieves stuffy nose, opens nasal airways and drains sinuses.

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Pyridoxine

This medication is a vitamin, prescribed for the treatment and prevention of vitamin B6 deficiency.

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Pyridoxine Hydrochloride


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Quetiapine

This medication is an atypical antipsychotic, prescribed for treating schizophrenia i.e. a disorder with includes symptoms like hearing, seeing or sensing things that are not real, mistaken beliefs and thoughts, and problems dealing with other people. It is also used to control the excited moods and depressed moods of bipolar disorder. It works by changing the activity of certain natural substances in the brain.

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Quinine

This medication is an antimalarial agent, prescribed for malaria and nighttime leg muscle cramps.

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Ranitidine

This medication is an antacid, antireflux agent and antiulcerant, prescribed for peptic ulcer.

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Rasagiline

This medication is an irreversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase, prescribed for Parkinson’s disease either alone or with other medications. It elevates the levels of certain chemicals in brain.

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Reboxetine

This medication an antidepressant, prescribed for depression.

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Riboflavin


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Riboflavin Sodium phosphate


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Risperidone

This medication is an atypical antipsychotic, prescribed for Asperger's syndrome (difficulties in social interaction), schizophrenia (disturbed or unusual thinking), schizoaffective disorder(elevated or depressed mood), the mixed and manic states associated with bipolar disorder, and irritability in children with autism(impaired social interaction).

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Roxithromycin

This medication is a semi-synthetic macrolide antibiotic, prescribed for respiratory tract, urinary and soft tissue infections.

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Secnidazole

This medication is an antiamoebic agent, prescribed for giardiasis and amoebiasis.

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Selegiline

This medication is a selective and irreversible monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), prescribed for Parkinson’s disease either alone or with levodopa as an adjuvant. It prevents the breakdown of dopamine in the brain, thus improving the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.

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Selenium


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Serratiopeptidase


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Sertraline

This medication is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class, prescribed for major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic attacks, and social anxiety disorder. It increases the amounts of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

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Sevelamer

This medication is a phosphate-binding agent, prescribed for hyperphophataemia.

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Sildenafil

This medication is a phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor, prescribed for erectile dysfunction (impotence). Erectile dysfunction is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection long enough to perform sexual intercourse. It relaxes the blood vessels in the penis, allowing more blood to enter to achieve an erection. It can also be used in pulmonary arterial hypertension.

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Sodium Bicarbonate


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Sodium Chloride


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Sodium Citrate


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Sodium Sulphacetamide


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Sparfloxacin

This medication is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, prescribed for community-acquired pneumonia, and chronic bronchitis.

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Sterlie Ceftriaxone


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Sulfacetamide Sodium


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Sulfamethizole


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Tadalafil

This medication is a phosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitor, prescribed for erectile dysfunction (impotence; inability to get or keep an erection) in men. It increases blood flow to the penis during sexual stimulation.

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Terazosin

This medication is an alpha-blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

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Terbinafine

This medication is an antifungal agent, prescribed for jock itch, athlete's foot and other types of ringworm infections.

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Terbutaline

This medication is a bronchodilator, prescribed for asthma, bronchitis and emphysema.

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Thiamine (Vitamin B1)

This medication is a water-soluble vitamin of the B complex, prescribed for thiamine deficiency, beriberi and acute alcoholic intoxification.

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Thiamine Hydrochloride


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Thiocolchicoside (Thiocolchicide)


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Thioridazine

This medication is a tranquilizer, prescribed for schizophrenia.

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Tobramycin Ophthalmic

This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for bacterial eye infections.

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Trazodone

This medication is an antidepressant, prescribed for depression and anxiety.

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Tricholine Citrate


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Trifluoperazine

This medication is a tranquilizer, prescribed for schizophrenia (emotional and mental conditions).

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Trihexiphenidyl


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Tropicamide


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Vincristine

This medication is a chemotherapy agent, prescribed for certain types of cancer such as leukemia, Hodgkin disease, and non-Hodgkin lymphomas.

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Vitamin A


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Vitamin A palmitate


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Vitamin B1


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Vitamin B12


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Vitamin B2


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Vitamin B6


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Vitamin D3


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Vitamin E acetate


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Vitamin Mk


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Voglibose

This medication is an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor, prescribed for diabetes mellitus.

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Zinc

This medication is an essential trace element, prescribed as a dietary supplement.

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Zinc Sulphate


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Zonisamide

This medication is a sulfonamide anticonvulsant, prescribed for partial seizures.

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Zopiclone

This medication is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for insomnia.

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