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  1. AdalimumabAdalimumab
    AdalimumabBrand names: HumiraWhy is Adalimumab prescribed?Humira is a medicine that is used in people with moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA) or with psoriatic arthritis (PsA). RA is an inflammatory disease of the joints, and PsA is an inflammatory disease of the joints and skin.Most important fact about AdalimumabThere is a risk of tuberculosis infection or f...
  2. adalimumab Subcutaneousadalimumab Subcutaneous
    adalimumab (Subcutaneous route)a-da-LIM-ue-mabSubcutaneous routeKitRisk of Serious InfectionsPatients treated with adalimumab are at increased risk for developing serious infections that may lead to hospitalization or death. Most patients who developed these infections were taking concomitant immunosuppressants such as methotrexate or corticosteroids.Adalimumab should be discontinued...
  3. AdalimumabAdalimumab
    Adalimumab Generic Name: Adalimumab (A-da-LIM-ue-mab)Brand Name: HumiraSerious and sometimes fatal infections including tuberculosis, fungal infection, and other types of infection have occurred in patients using Adalimumab . Most patients who developed these infections were also taking medicine that suppressed their immune system (eg, corticosteroids, methotrexate).Patients should recei...
  4. AdalimumabAdalimumab
    AdalimumabPronunciation: (A-da-LIM-ue-mab)Class: ImmunomodulatorTrade Names:Humira- Injection 20 mg per 0.4 mL- Injection 40 mg per 0.8 mLPharmacologyBlocks interaction of human tumor necrosis factor (TNF)–alpha with receptors and modulates biological responses induced or regulated by TNF.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionC max is approximately 4.7 mcg/mL following a single...
  5. AdapaleneAdapalene
    AdapaleneBrand names: DifferinWhy is Adapalene prescribed?Differin is prescribed for the treatment of acne.Most important fact about AdapaleneDifferin makes your skin more sensitive to sunlight. While using this product, keep your exposure to the sun at a minimum, and protect yourself with sunscreen and clothing. Never apply Differin to sunburned skin.How should y...
  6. adapalene Topicaladapalene Topical
    adapalene (Topical route)a-DAP-a-leenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.DifferinAvailable Dosage Forms:CreamGel/JellySolutionSwabTherapeutic Class: AntiacneChemical Class: RetinoidUses For adapaleneAdapalene is used to treat acne. It works partly by keeping skin pores clear.Adapalene is available only with your doctor's prescription.Before Using adapalene\...
  7. Adapalene CreamAdapalene Cream
    Adapalene CreamGeneric Name: Adapalene (a-DAP-a-leen)Brand Name: DifferinAdapalene Cream is used for:Treating severe acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Adapalene Cream is a retinoid-like compound. The exact way Adapalene Cream works is unknown. However, it helps the skin cells renew quicker and decreases blackhead formation.Do NOT use Ad...
  8. Adapalene PadsAdapalene Pads
    Adapalene PadsGeneric Name: Adapalene (ADE-ah-PAH-leen)Brand Name: DifferinAdapalene Pads are used for:Treating acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Adapalene Pads are a retinoid-like medicine. It works by decreasing acne formation.Do NOT use Adapalene Pads if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Adapalene PadsContact your doctor ...
  9. Adapalene SolutionAdapalene Solution
    Adapalene SolutionGeneric Name: Adapalene (ADE-ah-PAH-leen)Brand Name: DifferinAdapalene Solution is used for:Treating acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Adapalene Solution is a retinoid-like medicine. It works by decreasing acne formation.Do NOT use Adapalene Solution if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Adapalene SolutionCo...
  10. AdapaleneAdapalene
    AdapalenePronunciation: (ADE-ah-PALE-een)Class: RetinoidTrade Names:Differin- Cream 0.1%- Gel 0.1%- Solution 0.1%Differin XP (Canada)PharmacologyMay normalize the differentiation of follicular epithelial cells, resulting in decreased microcomedone formation.Indications and UsageTopical treatment of acne vulgaris.ContraindicationsStandard considerations.Dosage and ...
  11. adapalene and benzoyl peroxide topicaladapalene and benzoyl peroxide topical
    adapalene and benzoyl peroxideGeneric Name: adapalene and benzoyl peroxide (topical) (a DAP a leen and BEN zoyl per OX ide)Brand Names: EpiduoWhat is adapalene and benzoyl peroxide topical?Benzoyl peroxide has an antibacterial effect. It also has a mild drying effect, which allows excess oils and dirt to be easily washed away from the skin.Adapalene is a medication similar to vitamin...
  12. adapalene and benzoyl peroxide Topical applicationadapalene and benzoyl peroxide Topical application
    adapalene and benzoyl peroxide (Topical application route)a-DAP-a-leen, BEN-zoe-il per-OX-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.EpiduoAvailable Dosage Forms:Gel/JellyTherapeutic Class: AntiacneChemical Class: RetinoidUses For adapalene and benzoyl peroxideAdapalene and benzoyl peroxide combination is used to treat acne. It works by killing the bacteria that cause ac...
  13. Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide GelAdapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel
    Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide GelGeneric Name: Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide (a-DAP-a-leen/BEN-zoe-il per-OX-ide)Brand Name: EpiduoAdapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel is used for:Treating acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel is a combination of a retinoid and a keratolytic agent with antibacterial activity...
  14. adapalene topicaladapalene topical
    adapalene topicalGeneric Name: adapalene topical (a DAP a leen)Brand Names: DifferinWhat is adapalene topical?Adapalene is a topical (applied to the skin) medication similar to vitamin A. It helps the skin renew itself.Adapalene topical is used to treat severe acne in people who are at least 12 years old.Adapalene topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in thi...
  15. AdapinAdapin
    AdapinGeneric Name: doxepin (DOX e pin)Brand Names: Adapin, SinequanWhat is Adapin (doxepin)?Doxepin is in a group of drugs called tricyclic antidepressants. Doxepin affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced.Doxepin is used to treat symptoms of depression and/or anxiety associated with alcoholism, psychiatric conditions, or manic-depressive conditions.Doxepin may a...