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  1. AlliAlli
    Alli Generic Name: Orlistat (OR-li-stat)Brand Name: AlliAlli 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.Alli is a gastrointestinal lipase inhibitor. It works by blocking the digestion of fats from the diet.Do NOT use Alli if:you ar...
  2. AllopurinolAllopurinol
    AllopurinolBrand names: ZyloprimWhy is Allopurinol prescribed?Zyloprim is used in the treatment of many symptoms of gout, including tophi (collection of uric acid crystals in the tissues, especially around joints), joint destruction, and uric acid stones. Gout is a form of arthritis characterized by increased blood levels of uric acid. Zyloprim works by reducing uric acid prod...
  3. allopurinol Intravenousallopurinol Intravenous
    allopurinol (Intravenous route)al-oh-PURE-i-nolCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AloprimAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntigoutPharmacologic Class: Xanthine Oxidase InhibitorUses For allopurinolAllopurinol is used to treat chronic gout (gouty arthritis). This condition is caused by too much uric acid in the blood.allopurinol works by...
  4. AllopurinolAllopurinol
    Allopurinol Generic Name: Allopurinol (al-oh-PURE-i-nole)Brand Name: ZyloprimAllopurinol is used for:Treating gout. It is used to treat high uric acid levels in the blood or urine caused by certain types of cancer chemotherapy. It is also used to treat certain patients with calcium oxalate kidney stones and high amounts of uric acid in the urine. It may also be used for other cond...
  5. AllopurinolAllopurinol
    AllopurinolPronunciation: (AL-oh-PURE-ee-nahl)Class: Agent for gout, AntimetaboliteTrade Names:Aloprim- Powder for injection, lyophilized 500 mgTrade Names:Zyloprim- Tablets 100 mg- Tablets 300 mgApo-Allopurinol (Canada)PharmacologyInhibits xanthine oxidase, the enzyme responsible for conversion of hypoxanthine to xanthine and then to uric acid.PharmacokineticsAbsor...
  6. Allres DAllres D
    Allres DGeneric Name: carbetapentane and pseudoephedrine (kar BAY ta PEN tane and SOO doe ee FED rin)Brand Names: Allres D, Allres Pd, Carb Pseudo-Tan, Pseudacarb, Re-Tann, Respi-TANN, Respi-Tann PdWhat is Allres D (carbetapentane and pseudoephedrine)?Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (s...
  7. Allres PdAllres Pd
    Allres PdGeneric Name: carbetapentane and pseudoephedrine (kar BAY ta PEN tane and SOO doe ee FED rin)Brand Names: Allres D, Allres Pd, Carb Pseudo-Tan, Pseudacarb, Re-Tann, Respi-TANN, Respi-Tann PdWhat is Allres Pd (carbetapentane and pseudoephedrine)?Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion ...
  8. Allres-GAllres-G
    Allres-GGeneric Name: carbetapentane and guaifenesin ( kar BET a PEN tane, and gwye FEN e sin)Brand Names: Allfen C, Allfen CX, Allres-G, BetaVent, Carba-XP, Certuss, Duratuss CS, exall, Oratuss, Pulmari-GP, Respi-Tann G, Tusso-ZMR, Tusso-ZR, Xpect-ATWhat is Allres-G (carbetapentane and guaifenesin)?Carbetapentane is a cough suppressant. It affects the signals in the brain that trigge...
  9. AlmoraAlmora
    AlmoraGeneric Name: magnesium supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlmoraCitrate Of MagnesiaDewee's CarminativeElite MagnesiumMag-Gel 600MaginexMag-Tab SRPhillips Milk of MagnesiaIn CanadaMag 2MagneliumMagnesiumMagnesium-RougierAvailable Dosage Forms:PowderCapsulePowder for SuspensionLiquidCapsule, Liq...
  10. almotriptanalmotriptan
    almotriptanGeneric Name: almotriptan (AL moe TRIP tan)Brand Names: AxertWhat is almotriptan?Almotriptan is a headache medicine. It is believed to work by narrowing the blood vessels around the brain. Almotriptan also reduces substances in the body that can trigger headache pain, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, and other migraine symptoms.Almotriptan is used to treat migraine ...
  11. AlmotriptanAlmotriptan
    AlmotriptanBrand names: AxertWhy is Almotriptan prescribed?Axert is a migraine treatment. It relieves the type of migraine that's accompanied by an aura (a set of symptoms that includes visual disturbances, speech difficulties, tingling, numbness, and weakness), as well as the kind that lacks an aura.Axert is a member of a family of drugs called selective serotonin receptor a...
  12. almotriptanalmotriptan
    almotriptan (Oral route)al-moe-TRIP-tanCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AxertAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntimigrainePharmacologic Class: Serotonin Receptor Agonist, 5-HT1Uses For almotriptanAlmotriptan is used to treat severe migraine headaches. Many people find that their headaches go away completely after they take almotriptan. Other people ...
  13. AlmotriptanAlmotriptan
    Almotriptan Generic Name: Almotriptan (AL-moe-TRIP-tan)Brand Name: AxertAlmotriptan is used for:Treating acute migraine headaches with or without aura (eg, dark spots, flashing lights, wavy lines). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Almotriptan is a serotonin 5-HT1 receptor agonist "triptan." It works by narrowing the blood vessels in the brai...
  14. Almotriptan MalateAlmotriptan Malate
    Almotriptan MalatePronunciation: (AL-moe-TRIP-tan MAL-ate)Class: Serotonin 5-HT 1 receptor agonistTrade Names:Axert- Tablets 6.25 mg- Tablets 12.5 mgPharmacologySelective agonist for vascular serotonin (5-HT) receptor subtype, causing vasoconstriction of cranial arteries.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionWell absorbed. Absolute bioavailability is about 70%. T max is 1 to 3 h. C m...
  15. AlocrilAlocril
    AlocrilGeneric Name: nedocromil ophthalmic (ne DOK roe mil off THAL mik)Brand Names: AlocrilWhat is Alocril (nedocromil ophthalmic)?Nedocromil is an anti-allergic medication. It inhibits processes in the body that cause allergic symptoms after exposure to an allergen.Nedocromil ophthalmic is used to treat ocular (eye) symptoms of allergic conditions, such as inflammation, itching, w...