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  1. AzaSiteAzaSite
    AzaSiteGeneric Name: azithromycin ophthalmic (a ZITH roe MYE sin off THAL mik)Brand Names: AzaSiteWhat is azithromycin ophthalmic?Azithromycin ophthalmic (for the eyes) is a macrolide antibiotic that fights bacteria.Azithromycin ophthalmic is used to treat eye infections caused by bacteria.Azithromycin ophthalmic may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication gui...
  2. AzaSiteAzaSite
    AzaSiteGeneric Name: azithromycin (Ophthalmic route)ay-zith-roe-MYE-sinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AzaSiteAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntibioticChemical Class: MacrolideUses For AzaSiteAzithromycin belongs to a group of medicines called macrolide antibiotics. The azithromycin ophthalmic (eye) preparation is used to treat infections o...
  3. Azasite DropsAzasite Drops
    Azasite DropsGeneric Name: Azithromycin (ay-ZITH-roe-MYE-sin)Brand Name: AzasiteAzasite Drops are used for:Treating eye infections caused by certain bacteria.Azasite Drops are a macrolide antibiotic. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.Do NOT use Azasite Drops if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Azasite DropsContact your doctor or health care provider right away...
  4. azatadineazatadine
    azatadineGeneric Name: azatadine (a ZAT a deen)Brand Names: OptimineWhat is azatadine?Azatadine is an antihistamine. Azatadine blocks the effects of the naturally occurring chemical histamine in your body.Azatadine is used to treat sneezing; runny nose; itching, watery eyes; hives; rashes; itching; and other symptoms of allergies and the common cold.Azatadine may also be used for p...
  5. azatadine and pseudoephedrineazatadine and pseudoephedrine
    azatadine and pseudoephedrineGeneric Name: azatadine and pseudoephedrine (a ZA ta deen and soo doe e FED rin)Brand Names: Trinalin RepetabsWhat is azatadine and pseudoephedrine?Azatadine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose.Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that sh...
  6. Azatadine maleate, Pseudoephedrine sulfateAzatadine maleate, Pseudoephedrine sulfate
    Azatadine maleate, Pseudoephedrine sulfateBrand names: Trinalin, RynatanWhy is Azatadine maleate, Pseudoephedrine sulfate prescribed?Trinalin and Rynatan are long-acting antihistamine/decongestants that relieve nasal stuffiness and middle ear congestion caused by hay fever and ongoing nasal inflammation. They can be used alone or with antibiotics and analgesics such a...
  7. azathioprineazathioprine
    azathioprine Generic Name: azathioprine (ay za THYE oh preen) Brand Names: Azasan, Imuran What is azathioprine? Azathioprine 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. Azathioprine is used to ...
  8. azathioprine Oral, Intravenousazathioprine Oral, Intravenous
    azathioprine (Oral route, Intravenous route)ay-za-THYE-oh-preenOral routeTabletChronic immunosuppression with this purine antimetabolite increases risk of neoplasia in humans. Physicians using this drug should be very familiar with this risk as well as with the mutagenic potential to both men and women and with possible hematologic toxicities .Chronic immunosuppression with this purine ant...
  9. AzathioprineAzathioprine
    Azathioprine Generic Name: Azathioprine (ay-za-THYE-oh-preen)Brand Name: Examples include Azasan and ImuranLong-term use of Azathioprine increases the risk of developing tumors. Azathioprine may also cause blood disorders. Contact your doctor at once if you develop unusual growths, easy bruising or bleeding, or signs of infection (eg, fever, chills, persistent sore throat).Az...
  10. AzathioprineAzathioprine
    AzathioprinePronunciation: (AZE-uh-THIGH-oh-preen)Class: ImmunosuppressiveTrade Names:Azasan- Tablets 75 mg- Tablets 100 mgTrade Names:Azathioprine- Injection 100 mg (as sodium)/vialTrade Names:Imuran- Tablets 50 mgApo-Azathioprine (Canada)Gen-Azathioprine (Canada)PharmacologySuppresses cell-mediated hypersensitivities; alters antibody production and may reduce ...
  11. AzdoneAzdone
    AzdoneGeneric Name: aspirin and hydrocodone (AS pir in and HYE droe KOE done)Brand Names: Damason-PWhat is Azdone (aspirin and hydrocodone)?Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and inflammation.Hydrocodone is in a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers.The combination of aspir...
  12. Azelaic acidAzelaic acid
    Azelaic acidBrand names: Finevin, AzelexWhy is Azelaic acid prescribed?Azelex is a cream used to help clear up mild to moderate acne. The skin eruptions and inflammation of acne typically begin during puberty, when oily secretions undergo an increase.Most important fact about Azelaic acidYou should keep using Azelex regularly, even if you see no immediate improvement. I...
  13. azelaic acid Topicalazelaic acid Topical
    azelaic acid (Topical route)ay-ze-LAY-ik AS-idCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AzelexFinaceaFinacea PlusAvailable Dosage Forms:Gel/JellyCreamTherapeutic Class: Antiacne AntibacterialUses For azelaic acidAzelaic acid is used to treat mild to moderate acne. It works in part by stopping the growth of skin bacteria that can help cause acne. Azelaic acid also helps...
  14. Azelaic Acid CreamAzelaic Acid Cream
    Azelaic Acid CreamGeneric Name: Azelaic Acid (aze-eh-LAY-ik ASS-id)Brand Name: AzelexAzelaic Acid Cream is used for:Treating mild to moderate acne.Azelaic Acid Cream is a topical antibacterial. Exactly how it works is unknown, but it may block production of proteins necessary for the bacteria to survive.Do NOT use Azelaic Acid Cream if:you are allergic to any ingredient in ...
  15. Azelaic Acid GelAzelaic Acid Gel
    Azelaic Acid GelGeneric Name: Azelaic Acid (ay-ze-LAY-ik AS-id)Brand Name: Finacea PlusAzelaic Acid Gel is used for:Treating lesions due to mild to moderate rosacea.Azelaic Acid Gel is a topical antibacterial. Exactly how Azelaic Acid Gel works to treat rosacea is not known.Do NOT use Azelaic Acid Gel if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Azelaic Acid Gel, including prop...