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  1. Tolterodine TartrateTolterodine Tartrate
    Tolterodine TartratePronunciation: (tole-THE-roe-deen)Class: AnticholinergicTrade Names:Detrol- Tablets 1 mg- Tablets 2 mgTrade Names:Detrol LA- Capsule, extended-release 2 mg- Capsule, extended-release 4 mgUnidet (Canada)PharmacologyAntagonizes muscarinic receptor, which mediates urinary bladder contraction and salivation.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionTolterodine i...
  2. tolvaptantolvaptan
    tolvaptanGeneric Name: tolvaptan (tol VAP tan)Brand Names: SamscaWhat is tolvaptan?Tolvaptan reduces the level of a hormone that regulates the balance of water and salt (sodium) in the body. High levels of this hormone can cause an imbalance that results in low sodium levels and fluid retention.Tolvaptan is used to treat hyponatremia (low levels of sodium in your blood) in people wit...
  3. tolvaptantolvaptan
    tolvaptan (Oral route)Oral routeTabletWarning: Initiate and Re-initiate in a Hospital and Monitor Serum SodiumTolvaptan should be initiated and re-initiated in patients only in a hospital where serum sodium can be monitored closely.Too rapid correction of hyponatremia (eg, greater than 12 mEq/L/24 hours) can cause osmotic demyelination resulting in dysarthria, mutism, dysphagia, lethar...
  4. TolvaptanTolvaptan
    Tolvaptan Generic Name: Tolvaptan (tol-VAP-tan)Brand Name: SamscaTolvaptan should be started or re-started only in a hospital so that blood sodium levels can be closely monitored.Correcting blood sodium levels too quickly may cause serious and sometimes fatal effects. Patients who have severe liver problems, alcohol abuse or dependence, very poor nutrition, very low blood sodium levels,...
  5. TolvaptanTolvaptan
    TolvaptanPronunciation: (tol-VAP-tan)Class: Vasopressin receptor antagonistTrade Names:Samsca- Tablets 15 mg- Tablets 30 mgPharmacologyAntagonist of the arginine vasopressin V 2 receptor, thereby antagonizing the effect of vasopressin and causing an increase in urine water excretion that results in an increase in free water Cl, a decrease in urine osmolality, and a resulting in...
  6. TomycineTomycine
    TomycineGeneric Name: tobramycin (Ophthalmic route)toe-bra-MYE-sinInjection routeSolutionPatients treated with tobramycin for injection USP and other aminoglycosides should be under close clinical observation, because these drugs have an inherent potential for causing ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity. Neurotoxicity, manifested as both auditory and vestibular ototoxicity, can occur. The aud...
  7. TonocardTonocard
    TonocardGeneric Name: tocainide (toe CANE ide)Brand Names: TonocardWhat is Tonocard (tocainide)?Tocainide affects the way that your heart beats.Tocainide is used to treat serious irregularity in heartbeat patterns.Tocainide may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I should know about Tonocard (tocainid...
  8. TonocardTonocard
    TonocardGeneric name: Tocainide hydrochlorideBrand names: TonocardWhy is Tonocard prescribed?Tonocard is used to treat severe irregular heartbeat (arrhythmias). Arrhythmias are generally divided into two main types: heartbeats that are faster than normal (tachycardia), or heartbeats that are slower than normal (bradycardia). Irregular heartbeats are often caused by drugs or d...
  9. TonocardTonocard
    TonocardGeneric Name: tocainide (Oral route)TOE-ka-nideOral routeTabletBlood Dyscrasias: Agranulocytosis, bone marrow depression, leukopenia, neutropenia, aplastic/hypoplastic anemia, thrombocytopenia and sequelae such as septicemia and septic shock have been reported in patients receiving tocainide hydrochloride. Most of these patients received tocainide hydrochloride within the recomme...
  10. Tonojug oral and rectalTonojug oral and rectal
    TonojugGeneric Name: barium sulfate (oral and rectal) (BER ee um SUL fate)Brand Names: Anatrast, Baricon, Baro-Cat, Barosperse, CheeTah, CheeTah Butterscotch, CheeTah Chocolaty-Fudge, CheeTah Orange, CheeTah Raspberry, E-Z AC, E-Z Dose Kit with Polibar Plus, E-Z-Cat, E-Z-HD, E-Z-Paque, Eneset 2, Entero-H, Entrobar, Esopho-Cat, Liqui-Coat HD, Liquid Polibar, Medebar Plus, Medebar Super 250, Rea...
  11. Tonopaque oral and rectalTonopaque oral and rectal
    TonopaqueGeneric Name: barium sulfate (oral and rectal) (BER ee um SUL fate)Brand Names: Anatrast, Baricon, Baro-Cat, Barosperse, CheeTah, CheeTah Butterscotch, CheeTah Chocolaty-Fudge, CheeTah Orange, CheeTah Raspberry, E-Z AC, E-Z Dose Kit with Polibar Plus, E-Z-Cat, E-Z-HD, E-Z-Paque, Eneset 2, Entero-H, Entrobar, Esopho-Cat, Liqui-Coat HD, Liquid Polibar, Medebar Plus, Medebar Super 250, R...
  12. TopamaxTopamax
    TopamaxGeneric name: TopiramateBrand names: TopamaxWhy is Topamax prescribed?Topamax is an antiepileptic drug, prescribed to control both the mild attacks known as partial seizures and the severe tonic-clonic convulsions known as grand mal seizures. It is typically added to the treatment regimen when other drugs fail to fully control a patient's attacks.Topamax is also pres...
  13. TopamaxTopamax
    TopamaxGeneric Name: topiramate (Oral route)toe-PIR-a-mateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.TopamaxAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsuleTherapeutic Class: AnticonvulsantChemical Class: Fructopyranose SulfamateUses For TopamaxTopiramate is used alone or together with other medicines to help control certain types of seizures (e.g., partial seizures, tonic-clonic...
  14. Topamax Sprinkle CapsulesTopamax Sprinkle Capsules
    Topamax Sprinkle CapsulesGeneric Name: Topiramate (toe-PIR-a-mate)Brand Name: TopamaxTopamax Sprinkle Capsules are used for:Treating seizures in certain patients. It may be used alone or with other medicines. It is also used to prevent migraine headaches. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Topamax Sprinkle Capsules are an anticonvulsant that is ...
  15. TopamaxTopamax
    Topamax Generic Name: Topiramate (toe-PIR-a-mate)Brand Name: TopamaxTopamax is used for:Treating seizures in certain patients. It may be used alone or with other medicines. It is also used to prevent migraine headaches. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Topamax is an anticonvulsant that is also effective for preventing migraine headaches. It ...