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  1. gemifloxacingemifloxacin
    gemifloxacin (Oral route)jem-i-FLOX-a-sinOral routeTabletFluoroquinolones, including gemifloxacin mesylate, are associated with an increased risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture in all ages. This risk is further increased in older patients usually over 60 years of age, in patients taking corticosteroid drugs, and in patients with kidney, heart or lung transplants .Fluoroquinolones, includ...
  2. GemifloxacinGemifloxacin
    Gemifloxacin Generic Name: Gemifloxacin (JEM-i-FLOX-a-sin)Brand Name: FactiveGemifloxacin is associated with an increased risk of tendon problems. These include pain, swelling, inflammation, and possible breakage of tendons. The risk of tendon problems is greater in patients who are over 60 years old, take corticosteroids (eg, prednisone), or have received kidney, heart, or lung transplan...
  3. Gemifloxacin MesylateGemifloxacin Mesylate
    Gemifloxacin MesylatePronunciation: (JEM-i-FLOX-a-sin MES-i-late)Class: FluoroquinoloneTrade Names:Factive- Tablets 320 mgPharmacologyInterferes with microbial DNA synthesis.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapidly absorbed from the GI tract. Bioavailability is approximately 71%. C max is about 1.61 mcg/mL, and the AUC is about 9.93 mcg•h/mL.DistributionProtein binding ra...
  4. gemtuzumabgemtuzumab
    gemtuzumabGeneric Name: gemtuzumab ( jem TOOZ oo mab)Brand Names: MylotargWhat is gemtuzumab?Gemtuzumab is a cancer medication. Gemtuzumab interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body.Gemtuzumab is used to treat acute myeloid leukemia, a type of blood cancer. Gemtuzumab is usually given to people who are at least 60 years old and have a rel...
  5. gemtuzumab ozogamicin Intravenousgemtuzumab ozogamicin Intravenous
    gemtuzumab ozogamicin (Intravenous route)jem-TOOZ-oo-mab oh-zoe-ga-MYE-sinIntravenous routePowder for SolutionGemtuzumab ozogamicin should be administered under the supervision of physicians experienced in the treatment of acute leukemia and in facilities equipped to monitor and treat leukemia patients.There are no controlled trials demonstrating efficacy and safety using gemtuzumab ozogam...
  6. Gemtuzumab OzogamicinGemtuzumab Ozogamicin
    Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin Generic Name: Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin (gem-TOO-zoo-mab oh-zoh-ga-MYE-sin)Brand Name: MylotargGemtuzumab Ozogamicin should not be used along with other chemotherapy medicines. Severe bone marrow problems occur even at normal doses of Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin . Severe and sometimes fatal allergic reactions and lung problems have occurred with use of Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin . ...
  7. Gemtuzumab OzogamicinGemtuzumab Ozogamicin
    Gemtuzumab OzogamicinPronunciation: (jem-TOOZ-oo-mab OH-zoe-ga-MYE-sin)Class: Monoclonal antibodyTrade Names:Mylotarg- Powder for injection, lyophilized 5 mg (protein equivalent) per vialPharmacologyChemotherapy agent composed of a recombinant humanized immunoglobulin G 4 kappa antibody conjugated with a cytotoxic antitumor antibiotic, calicheamicin, isolated from fermentation of...
  8. GemzarGemzar
    GemzarGeneric Name: gemcitabine (Intravenous route)jem-SYE-ta-beenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.GemzarAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: Antineoplastic AgentPharmacologic Class: AntimetaboliteUses For GemzarGemcitabine belongs to the group of medicines called antimetabolites. It is used alone or in combination with other medicines ...
  9. GemzarGemzar
    Gemzar Generic Name: Gemcitabine (jem-SYE-ta-been)Brand Name: GemzarGemzar is used for:Treating certain types of cancer, including cancers of the ovary, pancreas, lung, and breast. Gemzar may be used alone or with other cancer medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Gemzar is an antimetabolite. It works by preventing certain proteins fr...
  10. Gen LaxGen Lax
    Gen LaxGeneric Name: bisacodyl (bis AK oh dil)Brand Names: Alophen, Bisac-Evac, Bisco-Lax, Carters Little Pills, Correctol, Doxidan Tablet, Dulcolax Laxative, Evac-U-Gen, Ex-lax Ultra, Feen-A-Mint, Fleet Bisacodyl, Gen Lax, Gentlax Tablet, Gentle Laxative, Laxative Gentle Suppositories, Magic Bullet, Modane, VeracolateWhat is Gen Lax (bisacodyl)?Bisacodyl is a laxative that stimulates...
  11. Gen-AmoxicillinGen-Amoxicillin
    Gen-AmoxicillinGeneric Name: penicillin (Oral route, Injection route, Intravenous route, Intramuscular route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AmoxilBactocillBicillin L-ACloxapenCrysticillinDynapenGeocillinNafcilPfizerpenPipracilPrincipenStaphcillinTicarVeetidsIn CanadaAmoxil PediatricAmpicillin SodiumApo-AmoxiApo-Amoxi Sugar-FreeApo-Cloxi...
  12. Gen-K PowderGen-K Powder
    Gen-K PowderGeneric Name: Potassium Chloride (po-TAS-ee-um KLOR-ide)Brand Name: Examples include Gen-K and Klor-conGen-K Powder is used for:Preventing or treating low blood potassium levels when the amount of potassium in the diet is inadequate. Low potassium levels may also be caused by some diseases, severe or prolonged episodes of vomiting or diarrhea, or by certain medicines (e...
  13. Gen-Minoxidol TopicalGen-Minoxidol Topical
    Gen-MinoxidolGeneric Name: minoxidil (Topical route)min-OX-i-dilOral routeTabletMinoxidil tablets contain the powerful antihypertensive agent, minoxidil, which may produce serious adverse effects. It can cause pericardial effusion, occasionally progressing to tamponade, and angina pectoris may be exacerbated. Minoxidil should be reserved for hypertensive patients who do not respond adequ...
  14. Gen-NitroGen-Nitro
    Gen-NitroGeneric Name: nitroglycerin (Oral route, Sublingual route)nye-troe-GLIS-er-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.NitrocotNitrolingualNitroMistNitroquickNitrostatNitrotabNitro-TimeIn CanadaGen-NitroNitrolingual PumpsprayAvailable Dosage Forms:SprayTablet, Extended ReleaseTabletCapsule, Extended ReleaseTherapeutic Class: Antianginal...
  15. Gen-XeneGen-Xene
    Gen-XeneGeneric Name: clorazepate (Oral route)klor-AZ-e-pateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Gen-XeneTranxeneTranxene-SDTranxene T-TabAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, Extended ReleaseCapsuleTherapeutic Class: AntianxietyPharmacologic Class: Benzodiazepine, Long ActingUses For Gen-XeneClorazepate is used to relieve symptoms of anxiety and alcohol ...