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  1. Organidin NR Immediate-Release CapsulesOrganidin NR Immediate-Release Capsules
    Organidin NR Immediate-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Guaifenesin (gwye-FEN-eh-sin)Brand Name: Examples include Hytuss and Organidin NROrganidin NR Immediate-Release Capsules are used for:Relieving symptoms of an unproductive cough and mucus in the chest due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Organidin NR Immediate-Re...
  2. Organidin NR LiquidOrganidin NR Liquid
    Organidin NR LiquidGeneric Name: Guaifenesin (gwye-FEN-eh-sin)Brand Name: Examples include Organidin NR and Robitussin Maximum StrengthOrganidin NR Liquid is used for:Relieving symptoms of an unproductive cough and mucus in the chest due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Organidin NR Liquid is an expectorant. It wor...
  3. OrgaranOrgaran
    OrgaranGeneric Name: danaparoid (da na PEH roid)Brand Names: OrgaranWhat is Orgaran (danaparoid)?Danaparoid is an anticoagulant (blood thinner). Danaparoid prevents the formation of blood clots.Danaparoid is used to prevent blood clot formation following hip replacement surgery.Danaparoid may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.What is the ...
  4. OrgaranOrgaran
    OrgaranGeneric Name: danaparoid (Subcutaneous route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.OrgaranAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnticoagulantPharmacologic Class: Low Molecular Weight HeparinUses For OrgaranDanaparoid is used to prevent deep venous thrombosis, a condition in which harmful blood clots form in the blood vessels of the legs. These blood ...
  5. Original Tegrin Medicated ShampooOriginal Tegrin Medicated Shampoo
    Original Tegrin Medicated ShampooGeneric Name: Allantoin/Coal Tar (a-LAN-toyn/kohl tar)Brand Name: Original Tegrin MedicatedOriginal Tegrin Medicated Shampoo is used for:Relieving itching, scaling, dryness, and flaking of the skin due to dandruff, eczema, psoriasis, and seborrhea. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Original Tegrin Medicated Sham...
  6. OrimuneOrimune
    OrimuneGeneric Name: poliovirus vaccine, live (Oral route)POE-lee-oh VYE-rus vak-SEEN, lyveCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.OrimuneAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: VaccineUses For OrimunePoliovirus vaccine live oral (OPV) is an active immunizing agent used to prevent poliomyelitis (polio). It works by causing your body to produce its own protectio...
  7. Orimune Oral, ParenteralOrimune Oral, Parenteral
    OrimuneGeneric Name: poliovirus vaccine, inactivated (Injection route)POE-lee-oh VYE-rus vak-SEEN, in-AK-ti-vatedCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.IpolAvailable Dosage Forms:InjectableSuspensionTherapeutic Class: VaccineUses For OrimunePoliovirus vaccine is an active immunizing agent used to prevent poliomyelitis (polio). It works by causing your body to produce ...
  8. OrinaseOrinase
    OrinaseGeneric Name: tolbutamide (tole BUE ta mide)Brand Names: OrinaseWhat is Orinase (tolbutamide)?Tolbutamide is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. This medication helps your pancreas produce insulin.Tolbutamide is used together with diet and exercise to treat type 2 (non-insulin dependent) diabetes. Other diabetes medicines are sometimes used in com...
  9. OrinaseOrinase
    OrinaseGeneric name: TolbutamideBrand names: OrinaseWhy is Orinase prescribed?Orinase is an oral antidiabetic medication used to treat type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes. Diabetes occurs when the body does not make enough insulin, or when the insulin that is produced no longer works properly. Insulin works by helping sugar get inside the body's cells, where it ...
  10. OrlaamOrlaam
    OrlaamGeneric Name: levomethadyl (Oral route)lee-voe-METH-a-dilCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.OrlaamAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnalgesicChemical Class: OpioidUses For OrlaamLevomethadyl belongs to the group of medicines known as narcotic analgesics. It is used as a substitute for illegal narcotics in addiction treatment programs. This ...
  11. OrlistatOrlistat
    OrlistatBrand names: XenicalWhy is Orlistat prescribed?Xenical blocks absorption of dietary fat into the bloodstream, thereby reducing the number of calories you get from a meal. At the usual dosage level, it cuts fat absorption by almost one-third. Combined with a low-calorie diet, it is used to promote weight loss and discourage the return of unwanted pounds.The drug is pre...
  12. orlistatorlistat
    orlistat (Oral route)OR-li-statCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlliXenicalAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTherapeutic Class: Dietary Fat Absorption InhibitorPharmacologic Class: Lipase InhibitorUses For orlistatOrlistat is used together with a reduced-calorie diet to help you lose weight and to help keep the lost weight from returning. It is also used in overweig...
  13. OrlistatOrlistat
    Orlistat Generic Name: Orlistat (OR-li-stat)Brand Name: AlliOrlistat is used for:Managing obesity in overweight adults. It is also used to reduce the risk of weight regain after previous weight loss. It is used along with a reduced-calorie, low-fat diet.Orlistat is a gastrointestinal lipase inhibitor. It works by blocking the digestion of fats from the diet.Do NOT use Orlista...
  14. OrlistatOrlistat
    Orlistat Generic Name: Orlistat (OR-li-stat)Brand Name: AlliOrlistat is used for:Managing obesity in overweight adults. It is also used to reduce the risk of weight regain after previous weight loss. It is used along with a reduced-calorie, low-fat diet.Orlistat is a gastrointestinal lipase inhibitor. It works by blocking the digestion of fats from the diet.Do NOT use Orlista...
  15. OrlistatOrlistat
    OrlistatPronunciation: (OR-li-stat)Class: Lipase inhibitorTrade Names:Alli- Capsules 60 mgTrade Names:Xenical- Capsules 120 mgPharmacologyReversible lipase inhibitor for obesity management that acts by inhibiting absorption of dietary fats.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionSystemic absorption is minimal. T max is approximately 8 h.DistributionMore than 99% protein bound t...