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  1. Alupent InhalationAlupent Inhalation
    AlupentGeneric Name: metaproterenol (Inhalation route)met-a-proe-TER-e-nolCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlupentAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionAerosol PowderAerosol LiquidTherapeutic Class: BronchodilatorPharmacologic Class: Beta-2 Adrenergic AgonistUses For AlupentMetaproterenol is used to treat asthma and bronchospasm in patients with bronchitis, emphy...
  2. Alupent AerosolAlupent Aerosol
    Alupent AerosolGeneric Name: Metaproterenol (met-a-proe-TER-e-nol)Brand Name: AlupentAlupent Aerosol is used for:Treating or preventing symptoms of asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, and other reversible breathing problems. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Alupent Aerosol is a beta-adrenergic agonist bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the smooth...
  3. Alupent SyrupAlupent Syrup
    Alupent SyrupGeneric Name: Metaproterenol (met-a-proe-TER-e-nol)Brand Name: AlupentAlupent Syrup is used for:Treating or preventing symptoms of asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, and other reversible breathing problems. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Alupent Syrup is a beta-adrenergic agonist bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the smooth muscl...
  4. AlupentAlupent
    Alupent Generic Name: Metaproterenol (met-a-proe-TER-e-nol)Brand Name: AlupentAlupent is used for:Treating or preventing symptoms of asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, and other reversible breathing problems. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Alupent is a beta-adrenergic agonist bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the smooth muscle in the airway...
  5. AlustraAlustra
    AlustraGeneric Name: hydroquinone topical (HYE droe KWIN one)Brand Names: Aclaro, Aclaro PD, Alera, Alphaquin HP, Alustra, Claripel, Eldopaque, Eldopaque Forte, Eldoquin, Eldoquin Forte, EpiQuin Micro, Esoterica, Esoterica with Sunscreen, Glyquin, Glyquin-XM, Hydroquinone and Sunscreen, Lustra, Lustra-AF, Lustra-Ultra, Melpaque HP, Melquin HP, Melquin-3, Nuquin HP, Solaquin, Solaquin Forte...
  6. AlustraAlustra
    Alustra Generic Name: Hydroquinone/Vitamin A (HYE-droe-kwin-one/VYE-ta-min A)Brand Name: AlustraAlustra is used for:Bleaching freckles, age spots, and other skin discolorations that may occur due to pregnancy, skin trauma, use of birth control pills, or other hormone replacement therapy. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Alustra is a combinat...
  7. Alvesco inhalationAlvesco inhalation
    AlvescoGeneric Name: ciclesonide (inhalation) (sye KLES oh nide)Brand Names: AlvescoWhat is ciclesonide?Ciclesonide is a corticosteroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.Ciclesonide is used to prevent asthma attacks in adults and children 12 years and older.Ciclesonide may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.\...
  8. AlvescoAlvesco
    AlvescoGeneric Name: ciclesonide (Inhalation route)sye-KLES-oh-nideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlvescoAvailable Dosage Forms:Aerosol LiquidTherapeutic Class: Anti-InflammatoryPharmacologic Class: Adrenal GlucocorticoidUses For AlvescoCiclesonide is used to help prevent the symptoms of asthma. When used regularly every day, inhaled ciclesonide decreases th...
  9. Alvesco AerosolAlvesco Aerosol
    Alvesco AerosolGeneric Name: Ciclesonide (sye-KLES-oh-nide)Brand Name: AlvescoAlvesco Aerosol is used for:Preventing asthma symptoms.Alvesco Aerosol is an inhaled corticosteroid. It works by decreasing irritation and swelling in the airways, which helps to control or prevent asthma symptoms.Do NOT use Alvesco Aerosol if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Alvesco Aerosol\...
  10. alvimopanalvimopan
    alvimopanGeneric Name: alvimopan (AL vi MOE pan)Brand Names: EnteregWhat is alvimopan?Alvimopan reduces certain side effects of narcotic medications that are often used to prevent pain caused by surgery.Narcotic medications can cause stomach pain, bloating, nausea, vomiting, and constipation. These side effects can delay recovery in patients undergoing gastrointestinal surgery.Alvi...
  11. alvimopanalvimopan
    alvimopan (Oral route)al-vi-MOE-panOral routeCapsuleFor Short-Term Hospital Use OnlyAlvimopan is available only for short-term (15 doses) use in hospitalized patients. Only hospitals that have registered in and met all of the requirements for the ENTEREG(R) Access Support and Education (E.A.S.E.(TM)) program may use alvimopan .Alvimopan is available only for short-term (15 dose...
  12. AlvimopanAlvimopan
    Alvimopan Generic Name: Alvimopan (AL-vi-MOE-pan)Brand Name: EnteregAlvimopan is only approved for use in patients who are in the hospital. Only hospitals enrolled in the E.A.S.E program may dispense Alvimopan to patients.Alvimopan is for short-term use after bowel resection surgery only. Patients should not receive more than 15 doses of Alvimopan or use it for longer than 7 days.\...
  13. AlvimopanAlvimopan
    AlvimopanPronunciation: (AL-vi-MOE-pan)Class: GI agentTrade Names:Entereg- Capsules, oral 12 mgPharmacologyAntagonizes the peripheral effects of opioids on GI motility and secretion by competitively binding to GI tract mu-opioid receptors.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionFollowing oral administration, C max is approximately 2 h postdose. Absolute bioavailability is approximately 6...
  14. amantadineamantadine
    amantadineGeneric Name: amantadine (a MAN ta deen)Brand Names: SymmetrelWhat is amantadine?Amantadine is an antiviral medication. It blocks the actions of viruses in your body.Amantadine is used to treat and to prevent influenza A (a viral infection). There may be some flu seasons during which amantadine is not recommended because certain flu strains may be resistant to this drug.A...
  15. amantadineamantadine
    amantadine (Oral route)a-MAN-ta-deenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.SymmetrelAvailable Dosage Forms:Capsule, Liquid FilledSolutionTabletCapsuleSyrupTherapeutic Class: AntiparkinsonianPharmacologic Class: AnticholinergicChemical Class: AdamantaneUses For amantadineAmantadine is an antiviral medicine. It is used to prevent or treat certain influenza (flu)...