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  1. BicitraBicitra
    Bicitra Generic Name: Citric Acid/Sodium Citrate (SIH-trik AS-id/SOE-dee-um SIH-trayt)Brand Name: Examples include Bicitra and OracitBicitra is used for:Treating metabolic acidosis and certain kidney problems (eg, kidney stones). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Bicitra is an alkalinizing agent. It works by neutralizing excess acid in the bl...
  2. BiCNUBiCNU
    BiCNUGeneric Name: carmustine (kar MUS teen)Brand Names: BiCNU, GliadelWhat is BiCNU (carmustine)?Carmustine is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body.Carmustine is used to treat brain tumors, Hodgkin's disease, multiple myeloma, and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.Carmustine is sometimes given with other cancer medications....
  3. BicnuBicnu
    BicnuGeneric Name: carmustine (Intravenous route)kar-MUS-teenIntravenous routePowder for SolutionCarmustine for injection should be administered under the supervision of a qualified physician experienced in the use of cancer chemotherapeutic agents.Bone marrow suppression, notably thrombocytopenia and leukopenia, which may contribute to bleeding and overwhelming infections in an alread...
  4. BiCNUBiCNU
    BiCNU Generic Name: Carmustine (CAR-mus-teen)Brand Name: BiCNUBiCNU may cause severe bone marrow suppression, which may increase the risk of bleeding or severe infection in some patients. Lab tests, such as blood cell counts, should be performed weekly to monitor your progress or to check for side effects. BiCNU may also cause severe lung problems. Patients receiving a high dose of BiCNU...
  5. Bidex 400Bidex 400
    Bidex 400Generic Name: guaifenesin (Oral route)gwye-FEN-e-sinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AllfenAltarussinAmibid LAAntitussinBidex 400Diabetic Siltussin DAS-NaDiabetic Tussin EXDrituss GGuaifenex GGuaifenex LAMucinexRobitussinIn CanadaBenylin-EBenylin E Extra Strength Chest CongestionBroncho-Grippex ExpectorantRobitussin Extra Strength\...
  6. Bidex-A Extended-Release TabletsBidex-A Extended-Release Tablets
    Bidex-A Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Dextromethorphan/Guaifenesin (DEX-troe-meth-OR-fan/gwye-FEN-e-sin)Brand Name: Examples include Guaifenex DM and Bidex-ABidex-A Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Temporarily relieving cough due to the common cold, upper respiratory tract infections, sinus inflammation, sore throat, or bronchitis.Bidex-A Extended-Release Tablets are...
  7. Bidhist-DBidhist-D
    Bidhist-DGeneric Name: brompheniramine and pseudoephedrine (BROM fen EER a meen and SOO doe ed FED rin)Brand Names: Andehist NR Syrup, Bidhist-D, Bromaline, Bromhist Pediatric Drops, Bromhist-NR, BroveX PD, BroveX PSE, Brovex SR, Di-Bromm, Histex SR, J-TanD PD, Lodrane 12D, Lodrane 24D, Lodrane D, Lodrane Liquid, LoHist-12D, LoHist-PD, Q-Tapp, Sildec, Touro Allergy, Ultrabrom, Ultrabrom PD...
  8. Bidhist-D Sustained-Release TabletsBidhist-D Sustained-Release Tablets
    Bidhist-D Sustained-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Brompheniramine/Pseudoephedrine (brome-fen-EER-ah-meen/soo-doe-eh-FED-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Bidhist-D and Lodrane 12DBidhist-D Sustained-Release Tablets are used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, pressure, runny nose, and sneezing due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for ...
  9. BiDilBiDil
    BiDilGeneric name: Isosorbide dinitrate, Hydralazine hydrochlorideBrand names: BiDilWhy is BiDil prescribed?BiDil is prescribed for the treatment of heart failure in African American patients. BiDil works by causing the blood vessels in your body to increase in diameter. When used in combination with other heart medications that your doctor may prescribe, BiDil may delay futu...
  10. BiDilBiDil
    BiDil Generic Name: Isosorbide Dinitrate/Hydralazine (eye-soe-SOR-bide die-NYE-trate/hye-DRAL-a-zeen)Brand Name: BiDilBiDil is used for:Treating heart failure in certain patients. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.BiDil is a vasodilator combination. It works by relaxing and dilating (opening) the blood vessels in the body, allowing blood to f...
  11. bilberrybilberry
    bilberryGeneric Name: bilberry (BILL beh ree)Brand Names: What is bilberry?The use of bilberry in cultural and traditional settings may differ from concepts accepted by current Western medicine. When considering the use of herbal supplements, consultation with a primary health care professional is advisable. Additionally, consultation with a practitioner trained in the uses of herbal/h...
  12. BilberryBilberry
    Bilberry Generic Name: Bilberry (Not applicable.)Brand Name: Generics only. No brands available.Bilberry is used for:Eye conditions, including night blindness, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and cataracts; to decrease blood clotting; and for hemorrhoids. It is also promoted to improve circulation conditions in patients with varicose veins and atherosclerosis. Bilberry has been us...
  13. BiltricideBiltricide
    BiltricideGeneric Name: praziquantel (PRAZ i KWON tel)Brand Names: BiltricideWhat is Biltricide (praziquantel)?Praziquantel is an anthelmintic (an-thel-MIN-tik) or anti-worm medication. It prevents newly hatched insect larvae (worms) from growing or multiplying in your body.Praziquantel is used to treat infections caused by Schistosoma worms, which enter the body through skin that h...
  14. BiltricideBiltricide
    BiltricideGeneric Name: praziquantel (Oral route)praz-i-KWON-telCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.BiltricideAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AnthelminticUses For BiltricidePraziquantel belongs to the family of medicines called anthelmintics. Anthelmintics are used in the treatment of worm infections.Praziquantel is used to treat blood fluke infec...
  15. BiltricideBiltricide
    Biltricide Generic Name: Praziquantel (pray-zi-KWON-tel)Brand Name: BiltricideBiltricide is used for:Treating certain worm infections (eg, schistosoma, liver flukes).Biltricide is an anthelmintic agent. It works by killing sensitive worms.Do NOT use Biltricide if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Biltricide you have certain worm infections of the eye (ocular cystic...