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  1. SimponiSimponi
    Simponi Generic Name: Golimumab (goe-LIM-ue-mab)Brand Name: SimponiSerious and sometimes fatal infections, including tuberculosis (TB), fungal infection, and other types of infection, have occurred in patients using Simponi .Patients should receive a TB skin test before using Simponi . Patients who test positive for TB should begin treatment for TB before starting Simponi . All patients ...
  2. Simponi SmartJectSimponi SmartJect
    Simponi SmartJectGeneric Name: golimumab (goe LIM ue mab)Brand Names: Simponi, Simponi SmartJectWhat is Simponi SmartJect (golimumab)?Golimumab is a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker. It works by reducing the effects of a substance in the body that can cause inflammation.Golimumab is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. Golimumab is ...
  3. SimulectSimulect
    SimulectGeneric Name: basiliximab (bass il IX im ab)Brand Names: SimulectWhat is Simulect (basiliximab)?Basiliximab lowers your body's immune system. The immune system helps your body fight infections. The immune system can also fight or "reject" a transplanted organ such as a liver or kidney. This is because the immune system treats the new organ as an invader.Basiliximab is used w...
  4. SimulectSimulect
    SimulectGeneric Name: basiliximab (Intravenous route)ba-si-LIX-i-mabIntravenous routePowder for SolutionOnly physicians experienced in immunosuppression therapy and management of organ transplantation patients should prescribe basiliximab. The physician responsible for basiliximab administration should have complete information requisite for the follow-up of the patient. Patients receivi...
  5. SimulectSimulect
    Simulect Generic Name: Basiliximab (bass-ih-LIX-ih-mab)Brand Name: SimulectSimulect is used for:Preventing organ rejection in kidney transplant patients. It is used in combination with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Simulect is a monoclonal antibody. It works by blocking the immune response that causes transplant rejection...
  6. SimvastatinSimvastatin
    SimvastatinBrand names: ZocorWhy is Simvastatin prescribed?Zocor is a cholesterol-lowering drug. Your doctor may prescribe Zocor in addition to a cholesterol-lowering diet if your blood cholesterol level is too high, and if you have been unable to lower it by diet alone. For people at high risk of heart disease, current guidelines call for considering drug therapy when LDL leve...
  7. simvastatinsimvastatin
    simvastatin (Oral route)sim-va-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ZocorAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, DisintegratingTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For simvastatinSimvastatin is used together with a proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels in the blood. Using simvastatin may help prevent me...
  8. SimvastatinSimvastatin
    Simvastatin Generic Name: Simvastatin (SIM-va-STAT-in)Brand Name: ZocorSimvastatin is used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It is used in certain patients to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and death due to coronary he...
  9. SimvastatinSimvastatin
    SimvastatinPronunciation: (SIM-va-STAT-in)Class: HMG-CoA reductase inhibitorTrade Names:Zocor- Tablets 5 mg- Tablets 10 mg- Tablets 20 mg- Tablets 40 mg- Tablets 80 mg- Tablets, orally disintegrating 10 mg- Tablets, orally disintegrating 20 mg- Tablets, orally disintegrating 40 mg- Tablets, orally disintegrating 80 mgApo-Simvastatin (Canada)CO Simvastatin (Canada)Ge...
  10. simvastatin and niacinsimvastatin and niacin
    simvastatin and niacinBrand names: SimcorWhat is simvastatin and niacin?Simcor is a combination of simvastatin and niacin and is indicated in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia (increased cholesterol) in patients at increased risk of atherosclerotic vascular disease (eg, Coronary artery disease).What is the most important information I should know about simvastatin and...
  11. simvastatin and niacinsimvastatin and niacin
    simvastatin and niacin (Oral route)sim-va-STAT-in, NYE-a-sinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.SimcorAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, Extended ReleaseTherapeutic Class: Antihyperlipidemic, HMG-COA Reductase Inhibitor CombinationPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorChemical Class: Nicotinic Acid (class)Uses For simvastatin and niacinSimvastatin and niacin ...
  12. Simvastatin/NiacinSimvastatin/Niacin
    Simvastatin/Niacin Generic Name: Simvastatin/Niacin (SIM-va-STAT-in/NYE-a-sin)Brand Name: SimcorSimvastatin/Niacin is used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor...
  13. Sina-12XSina-12X
    Sina-12XGeneric Name: guaifenesin and phenylephrine (gwye FEN e sin and FEN il EFF rin)Brand Names: Amitex LA, Crantex, Deconex, Deconsal II, Despec, Duraphen II, Duratuss PE, Genexa LA, Gentex LA, Guaifed Caps, Liquibid-D, Lusonex, Nasex-G, Nescon-PD, Phenavent, Prolex D, Rescon-GG, Robitussin Head & Chest Congestion, Sina-12X, Sinupan, SINUvent PE, Sudafed PE Non-Drying Sinus, Triaminic ...
  14. Sina-12X SuspensionSina-12X Suspension
    Sina-12X SuspensionGeneric Name: Guaifenesin/Phenylephrine (gwye-FEN-e-sin/fen-ill-EF-rin)Brand Name: Sina-12XSina-12X Suspension is used for:Relieving symptoms of congestion, cough, and throat and airway irritation due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Sina-12X Suspension is a decongestant and expectorant combinati...
  15. Sinadrin PlusSinadrin Plus
    Sinadrin Plus Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Dexbrompheniramine/Pseudoephedrine (ah-seet-ah-MIN-oh-fen/dex-brome-fen-IR-a-meen/soo-doe-e-FED-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Complete Sinus Relief and Sinadrin PlusSinadrin Plus is used for:Relieving symptoms of colds, hay fever, and allergies such as headache, sinus pain, nasal and sinus congestion, sneezing, watery eyes, runny nose, ...