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  1. Memantine TabletsMemantine Tablets
    MemantineGeneric Name: Memantine (me-MAN-teen)Brand Name: NamendaMemantine are used for:Treating moderate to severe Alzheimer-type dementia. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Memantine are a NMDA-receptor antagonist. It works by blocking excess activity of a substance in the brain called glutamate, which may reduce the symptoms associated with ...
  2. Memantine SolutionMemantine Solution
    Memantine SolutionGeneric Name: Memantine (me-MAN-teen)Brand Name: NamendaMemantine Solution is used for:Treating moderate to severe Alzheimer-type dementia. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Memantine Solution is a NMDA-receptor antagonist. It works by blocking excess activity of a substance in the brain called glutamate, which may reduce the ...
  3. MemantineMemantine
    Memantine Generic Name: Memantine (me-MAN-teen)Brand Name: NamendaMemantine is used for:Treating moderate to severe Alzheimer-type dementia. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Memantine is a NMDA-receptor antagonist. It works by blocking excess activity of a substance in the brain called glutamate, which may reduce the symptoms associated with...
  4. Memantine HydrochlorideMemantine Hydrochloride
    Memantine HydrochloridePronunciation: (meh-MAN-teen HIGH-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: NMDA receptor antagonistTrade Names:Namenda- Tablets 5 mg- Tablets 10 mg- Oral solution 2 mg/mLEbixa (Canada)PharmacologyIt is postulated that memantine exerts its therapeutic effect as a low to moderate affinity, uncompetitive nervous system N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist by bind...
  5. MembraneBlueMembraneBlue
    MembraneBlueGeneric Name: trypan blue (Intraocular route)TRYE-pan BLOOCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MembraneBlueVisionBlueAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Surgical Aid, OcularUses For MembraneBlueTrypan blue is used as a surgical aid during cataract eye surgery. It is a blue dye that works by staining a part of the eye called the retinal memb...
  6. Men's Rogaine TopicalMen's Rogaine Topical
    Men's RogaineGeneric 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...
  7. MenactraMenactra
    MenactraGeneric Name: meningococcal conjugate vaccine (me NIN je KOK al KON je gate vax EEN)Brand Names: MenactraWhat is meningococcal conjugate vaccine?Meningococcal disease is a serious infection caused by a bacteria. Meningococcal bacteria can infect the blood, spinal cord, and brain. These conditions can be fatal.Meningococcal disease can spread from one person to another through...
  8. MenactraMenactra
    MenactraGeneric Name: meningococcal vaccine, diphtheria conjugate (Intramuscular route)me-NINJ-oh-kok-kal vak-SEEN, dif-THEER-ee-a KON-joo-gateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MenactraAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SuspensionSuspensionTherapeutic Class: VaccineUses For MenactraMeningococcal diphtheria conjugate vaccine is an active immunizing agent used to pr...
  9. MenactraMenactra
    Menactra Generic Name: Meningococcal (A, C, Y, W-135) Polysaccharide Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine (ma-nin-ja-KOK-al)Brand Name: MenactraMenactra is used for:Preventing infection caused by certain types of meningococcal bacteria (eg, meningococcal meningitis).Menactra is a vaccine. It works by causing your immune system to produce antibodies that help to prevent infection...
  10. Menaval-20Menaval-20
    Menaval-20Generic Name: estradiol injection (ess tra DYE ol)Brand Names: Clinagen LA 40, Delestrogen, Dep Gynogen, Depo-Estradiol, Estragyn LA 5, Gynogen LA 20, Menaval-20What is Menaval-20 (estradiol injection)?Estradiol is a form of estrogen. Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body.Estradiol injection is used to treat symptoms of menopause such as...
  11. MenestMenest
    MenestGeneric Name: esterified estrogens (ess TER ih fied ESS troe jenz)Brand Names: Estratab, MenestWhat are Menest (esterified estrogens)?Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body.Esterified estrogens are naturally occurring female sex hormones that are used to treat symptoms of menopause; deficiency in ovary function (including underdevelopment of ...
  12. MenestMenest
    MenestGeneric Name: estrogen (Oral route, Parenteral route, Topical application route, Transdermal route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AloraCenestinClimaraDivigelElestrinEmcytEnjuviaEsclimEstinylEstroGelEvamistGynodiolMenestMenostarOgen .625Ogen 1.25Ogen 2.5PremarinVivelleVivelle-DotIn CanadaEstradermEstradot TransdermalEstradot ...
  13. MenestMenest
    Menest Generic Name: Esterified Estrogens (ess-TER-i-fide ESS-troe-jenz)Brand Name: MenestEstrogens have been reported to increase the chance of womb (endometrial) cancer in women who have been through menopause, especially in women who receive estrogen-only hormone therapy. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience any unusual vaginal bleeding. Estrogens may also increase the risk...
  14. Meni-DMeni-D
    Meni-D Generic Name: Meclizine (MEK-li-zeen)Brand Name: Examples include Antivert and Meni-DMeni-D is used for:Preventing and treating nausea, vomiting, and dizziness associated with motion sickness. It is also used for vertigo (or dizziness) caused by certain inner ear problems. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Meni-D is an anticholinergic....
  15. meningococcal  polysaccharide vaccinemeningococcal polysaccharide vaccine
    meningococcal polysaccharide vaccineGeneric Name: meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine (me NIN je KOK al POL ee SAK a ride vax EEN)Brand Names: Menomune A/C/Y/W-135What is meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine?Meningococcal disease is a serious infection caused by a bacteria. Meningococcal bacteria can infect the blood, spinal cord, and brain. These conditions can be fatal.Meningococ...