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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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Acenocoumarol

Acenocoumarol is a blood thinner agent prescribed to treat or prevent the formation of blood clots or thrombus in the blood vessels helps by dissolving the blood clots and reducing the complication of thromboembolic disorders.

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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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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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Albumin Human

Albumin human is derived from human plasma, used to treat shock as a result of blood loss in the body (hypovolemia), burns, low protein levels (hypoproteinemia) due to surgery or liver failure, adult respiratory distress syndrome, dialysis, and as an additional medicine in bypass surgery.

It increases blood plasma volume or serum albumin levels.

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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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Amisulpride

This medication is an atypical antipsychotic agent, prescribed for schizophrenia.

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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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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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Atorvastatin

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

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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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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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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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Calcitonin- Salmon

This medication is a man-made version of the hormone, used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and Paget’s disease. It is also used to treat conditions with high calcium levels in the blood such as cancers spread to the bone and hyperparathyroidism.

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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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Calcium Chloride


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Cefepime

This medication is cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain bacterial infections. It kills sensitive bacteria.

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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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Cefotaxime

This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as lower respiratory tract infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, skin and skin structure infections, and others.

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Cefpodoxmine Proxetil

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

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Ceftazidime

This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.

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Ceftriaxone

This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain bacterial infections such as gonorrhea, pelvic inflammatory disease, middle ear infection, meningitis (inflammation of the covering of the brain), and infections of the lungs, ears, skin, urinary tract, blood, bones and joints and typhoid.

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Cefuroxime


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Celecoxib

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, juvenile arthritis, menstrual pain, and other pain.

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Cephalexin

This medication is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for susceptible infections.

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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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Chlorhexidine

This medication is a chemical antiseptic, prescribed for gingivitis, cleansing skin and wound areas.

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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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Chromium Picolinate

This medication is a nutritional/herbal supplement prescribed for type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus and also used as an alternative medicine to lower cholesterol or improve body’s use of glucose.

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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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Clavulanate


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Clindamycin Phosphate Injection


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Clobetasol


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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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Dextromethorphan


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Diacerein

This medication is an anti-inflammatory agent, prescribed for osteoarthritis and chronic inflammatory arthritis.

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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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Dicloxacillin

This medication is penicillin-like antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as pneumonia, infections of the ear, urinary tract, bone and skin.

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Dicyclomine

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

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Divalproex

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

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Dobutamine

This medication is a sympathomimetic compound used in the treatment of heart failure and cardiogenic shock. It stimulates the heart muscle.

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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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Dydrogesterone

  • Menstrual disorders: Since the drug supports normal growth and shedding of the uterine lining, it is used for treating menstrual disorders like absent or irregular menstruation, painful menstruation, secondary amenorrhea and premenstrual symptoms.
  • Prevent miscarriage: Since the drug helps in maintaining integrity of the endometrial lining in a pregnant womb, it is used for preventing habitual and recurrent abortion.
  • Endometriosis: Dydrogesterone relieves the pain during menstruation due to endometriosis without inhibiting ovulation.
  • Infertility: The drug is used during IVF (in-vitro fertilization) cycle to achieve successful implantation.
  • In combination with hormonal replacement therapy (HRT): Dydrogesterone prevents thickening of the uterine lining in the patient taking HRT.

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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. This causes the muscles to become weak and leads to paralysis.
The exact mechanism of action of edaravone is not known. It probably works as an antioxidant, that is, it slows down the rate of nerve damage by reducing the oxidative stress.

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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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Eperisone

This medication is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for muscle spasms.

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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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Ethambutol

This medication is an antibacterial agent, prescribed for tuberculosis (TB). It stops the growth of TB cells.

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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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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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Flunisolide

This medication is a corticosteroid, prescribed for asthma and allergic rhinitis. It arrests the release of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation.

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Gabapentin

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

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Gentamycin Sulfate Injection


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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.
It belongs to the chemical group of sulfonylureas.

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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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Glyceryl Trinitrate

This medication is an organic nitrate, prescribed for angina and heart failure.

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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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Hydrochlorothiazide

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

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Hydroquinone

Hydroquinone is a local cream prescribed for dark or hyper-pigmented skin marks such as freckles (small flat brown marks on the face and sun exposed areas), melasma (brown patches on skin), age spots, and dark spots due to acne, pregnancy-related scars, skin trauma or use of birth control pills. It works by inhibiting tyrosinase, enzyme which is required to make melanin in skin cells. Melanin give the skin the dark color.

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Imipenem and Cilastatin

This medication is a broad spectrum beta-lactam antibiotic, prescribed for severe body infections.

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Insulin

This medication is a hormone produced in the pancreas, prescribed for type 1 diabetes. It is also used for type 2 diabetes.

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Interferon Alfa 2A


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Isoflurane

This medication is halogenated ether, used for maintenance of general anesthesia.

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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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Isotretinoin

This medication is a retinoid, prescribed for acne and other skin disorders.

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Ketoprofen

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID), prescribed for mild to moderate pain, fever and inflammation.

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Lercanidipine

This medication is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for hypertension.

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Levetiracetam

This medication is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for partial seizures. It works by reducing the activity in the brain. It can be used alone or with other antiepileptic medications.

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Levocetirizine

This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conditions.

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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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Levothyroxine

This medication is a thyroid hormone, prescribed for hypothyroidism.

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Lignocaine


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Linezolid

Linezolid is an oxazolidinone antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections like pneumonia, complicated skin and soft tissue infections, and certain blood infections. This medication works by interfering with the synthesis of proteins and stops the growth of bacteria. It is effective only against bacteria referred to as gram positive bacteria. Its use should be restricted to severe and multi-resistant infections and it should not be used indiscriminately to prevent the development of resistance.

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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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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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Metformin

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

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Methylsulfonyl Methane


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Metronidazole Oral


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Miglitol

This medication is an oral anti-diabetic drug (alpha-glucosidase inhibitor), prescribed for type 2 diabetes either alone or with other medications.

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Mometasone

This medication is a topical corticosteroid, prescribed for treatment of inflammatory skin disorders (such as eczema and psoriasis), allergic rhinitis (such as hay fever), and asthma. Nasal spray is used for seasonal allergies like runny nose. It reduces inflammatory reactions and modifies immune reactions in the body.

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Nebivolol

Nebivolol is a beta-blocker, prescribed for hypertension either alone or combined with other medications. It is also used for some cases of heart failure. It decreases the amount of blood pumped out from heart. This helps to decrease blood pressure and reduces the workload on the heart.

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Neostigmine

This medication 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.

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Niacin

This medication is an antihyperlipidemic agent, prescribed for hyperlipidemia.

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Nicorandil

This medication is a vasodilator, prescribed for angina pectoris (chest pain).

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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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Nitazoxanide

This medication is an antiprotozoal compound, effective in treating diarrhea caused by Cryptosporidium and Giardia.

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Olmesartan

Olmesartan medication is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, prescribed for high blood pressure. It works by blocking the action of certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels, so blood flows more smoothly.

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Oral Iron Formulations


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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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Pancuronium Bromide

This medication is a muscle relaxant, prescribed as an adjunct to general anesthesia for induction of skeletal muscle relaxation. It is also used for facilitation of management of patients undergoing mechanical ventilation (breathing management); facilitation of tracheal intubation.

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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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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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Piperacillin Sodium Injection


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Piperacillin/Tazobactam

This combination medication is an antibacterial agent, prescribed for various infections such as Nosocomial pneumonia. It blocks the bacteria's cell wall growth, which kills the bacteria. Tazobactam inhibits the action of bacterial beta-lactamases. It is added to the extended spectrum beta-lactam antibiotic piperacillin. It broadens the spectrum of piperacillin by making it effective against organisms that express beta-lactamase and would normally degrade piperacillin.

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Potassium

This medication is an essential mineral for body, prescribed for hypokalemia.

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Pregabalin

Pregabalin is an anticonvulsant used as an additional treatment of partial seizures. It is also effective against nerve-related pain as it decreases the number of pain signals sent out by the damaged nerves in the body. It is used in the management of postherpetic neuralgia (nerve pain caused by the chicken pox virus), painful peripheral neuropathy due to diabetes, nerve-related pain due to spinal cord injury and fibromyalgia (a condition where the patient has muscle and connective tissue pain). It is also used in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder.

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Progesterone

This medication is a hormone, prescribed for replacement therapy in women who have passed menopause. It is also used to prevent uterine cancer.

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Prulifoxacin


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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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Pyridostigmine

This medication is an anticholinesterase, prescribed for decreasing muscle weakness resulting from myasthenia gravis.

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Rabeprazole

This medication is a proton pump inhibitor, prescribed for duodenal ulcer, gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Zollinger-Ellison (gastric acid hyper secretion) syndrome. It works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.

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Racecadotril

This medication is an oral enkephalinase inhibitor, prescribed for diarrhea.

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Ramipril

This medication is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It is also used to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in patients at risk for these problems and to improve survival in patients with heart failure after a heart attack.

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Retinol (Vitamin A)


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Serratiopeptidase


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Sodium Ascorbate


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Spiramycin

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

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Streptokinase

This medication is an enzyme, prescribed for heart attack, pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis. It breaks up and dissolves blood clots that can block arteries.

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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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Tazarotene

This medication is a retinoid, prescribed for psoriasis and acne. It may decrease skin inflammation and skin changes associated with psoriasis.

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Telmisartan

This medication is angiotensin receptor blocker (ARBs), prescribed for hypertension.

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Terbutaline

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

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Tetracycline

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

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Theophylline

This medication is a bronchodilator, prescribed for asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and other lung diseases.

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Thiocolchicoside (Thiocolchicide)


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Thiopental

This medication is a barbiturate general anesthetic, prescribed for induction of anesthesia. It depresses the central nervous system, causing mild sleep.

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Thyroxine

This medication is a thyroid hormone, prescribed for hypothyroidism, and thyroid cancer.

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Tramadol

This medication is an opioid analgesic, prescribed for moderate to severe pain in adults.

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Tranexamic Acid

This medication is an antifibrinolytic agent, used for reduction or prevention of excessive menstrual bleeding. It is also used for prevention of bleeding due to other causes such as peptic ulcer, bypass surgery, prostatic surgery, overdose of fibrinolytics. It is useful in hemophilia patients after surgical procedures. It blocks the breakdown of blood clots.

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Tretinoin

This medication is a retinoid, prescribed for acne vulgaris and acute promyelocytic leukemia.

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Vancomycin

This medication is a glycopeptide antibiotic, prescribed for serious bacterial infections, endocarditis and surgical prophylaxis in major procedures. It kills sensitive bacteria.

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Venlafaxine

This medication is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SSNRI), prescribed for depression, generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, and panic disorder.

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Vidagliptin


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Vitamin C


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Vitamin E


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Voglibose

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

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Zinc Oxide

This medication is an emollient & skin protective, prescribed for diaper rash and other minor skin irritations.

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