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  1. BisolaxBisolax
    BisolaxGeneric Name: bisacodyl (bis AK oh dil)Brand Names: Alophen, Bisac-Evac, Bisco-Lax, Carters Little Pills, Correctol, Doxidan Tablet, Dulcolax Laxative, Evac-U-Gen, Ex-lax Ultra, Feen-A-Mint, Fleet Bisacodyl, Gen Lax, Gentlax Tablet, Gentle Laxative, Laxative Gentle Suppositories, Magic Bullet, Modane, VeracolateWhat is Bisolax (bisacodyl)?Bisacodyl is a laxative that stimulates...
  2. bisoprololbisoprolol
    bisoprolol (Oral route)bis-oh-PROE-lolCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ZebetaAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Cardiovascular AgentPharmacologic Class: Beta-Adrenergic Blocker, CardioselectiveUses For bisoprololBisoprolol is used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). High blood pressure adds to the worklo...
  3. BisoprololBisoprolol
    Bisoprolol Generic Name: Bisoprolol (BIS-oh-PROE-lol)Brand Name: ZebetaBisoprolol is used for:Treating high blood pressure. It may be used alone or with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Bisoprolol is a beta-blocker. It works by interfering with certain body chemicals, which cause the heart to beat with less force and pump ou...
  4. bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazidebisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide
    bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide (Oral route)bis-oh-PROE-lol FUE-ma-rate, hye-droe-klor-oh-THYE-a-zideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ZiacAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Beta-Adrenergic Blocker, Cardioselective/Thiazide CombinationPharmacologic Class: BisoprololChemical Class: ThiazideUses For bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazideBisoprolol and h...
  5. Bisoprolol fumarateBisoprolol fumarate
    Bisoprolol fumarateBrand names: ZebetaWhy is Bisoprolol fumarate prescribed?Zebeta, a type of medication known as a beta-blocker, is used to treat high blood pressure. Beta-blockers lower blood pressure by decreasing the force and rate of heart contractions, which reduces the heart's demand for oxygen. Zebeta can be used alone or in combination with other high blood pressure me...
  6. Bisoprolol fumarate, HydrochlorothiazideBisoprolol fumarate, Hydrochlorothiazide
    Bisoprolol fumarate, HydrochlorothiazideBrand names: ZiacWhy is Bisoprolol fumarate, Hydrochlorothiazide prescribed?Ziac is used to treat high blood pressure. It combines a beta-blocker (bisoprolol) with a thiazide diuretic (hydrochlorothiazide). Beta-blockers decrease the force and rate of heart contractions, thus lowering blood pressure. Diuretics help your body produce and e...
  7. Bisoprolol Fumarate/HydrochlorothiazideBisoprolol Fumarate/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Bisoprolol Fumarate / HydrochlorothiazidePronunciation: (bih-SO-pro-lahl FEW-mah-rate/high-droe-klor-oh-THIGH-uh-zide)Class: AntihypertensiveTrade Names:Ziac- Tablets 6.25 mg hydrochlorothiazide/2.5 mg bisoprolol fumarate- Tablets 6.25 mg hydrochlorothiazide/5 mg bisoprolol fumarate- Tablets 6.25 mg hydrochlorothiazide/10 mg bisoprolol fumaratePharmacologyBlocks beta r...
  8. Bisoprolol/HydrochlorothiazideBisoprolol/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Bisoprolol/Hydrochlorothiazide Generic Name: Bisoprolol/Hydrochlorothiazide (bih-SO-pro-lahl/high-droe-klor-oh-THIGH-uh-zide)Brand Name: ZiacBisoprolol/Hydrochlorothiazide is used for:Treating high blood pressure.Bisoprolol/Hydrochlorothiazide is a beta-blocker and diuretic combination. It works by decreasing the force and slowing down the heartbeat, helping the heart beat mo...
  9. bitolterol inhalationbitolterol inhalation
    bitolterol inhalationGeneric Name: bitolterol inhalation (bye TOLE ter ole)Brand Names: TornalateWhat is bitolterol inhalation?Bitolterol is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve breathing.Bitolterol inhalation is used to treat asthma. Bitolterol is not currently availabe for use in the United States.Bitolterol inhalation may also be used for cond...
  10. Bitolterol MesylateBitolterol Mesylate
    Bitolterol MesylatePronouncation: (by-TOLE-ter-ole MEH-sih-LATE)Class: SympathomimeticTrade Names:Tornalate- Aerosol 0.8% (delivers 0.37 mg/actuation)- Solution for inhalation 0.2%PharmacologyRelaxes bronchial smooth muscle through beta-2 receptor stimulation.PharmacokineticsMetabolismBitolterol, a prodrug, is hydrolyzed by esterases in tissues and blood to active moiety ...
  11. bivalirudinbivalirudin
    bivalirudinGeneric Name: bivalirudin (bye VAL i roo din)Brand Names: AngiomaxWhat is bivalirudin?Bivalirudin keeps the platelets in your blood from coagulating (clotting) to prevent unwanted blood clots that can occur with certain heart or blood vessel conditions.Bivalirudin is used to prevent blood clots in people with severe chest pain or other conditions who are undergoing a proce...
  12. bivalirudin Intravenousbivalirudin Intravenous
    bivalirudin (Intravenous route)bye-VAL-i-roo-dinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AngiomaxAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnticoagulantPharmacologic Class: Thrombin Inhibitor, DirectChemical Class: Hirudin RelatedUses For bivalirudinBivalirudin is used together with aspirin to decrease the clotting ability of the blood and to help pre...
  13. BivalirudinBivalirudin
    Bivalirudin Generic Name: Bivalirudin (bye-VAL-ih-ruh-din)Brand Name: AngiomaxBivalirudin is used for:Thinning the blood in patients with unstable angina who are undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Bivalirudin is used in conjunction with other medicines. It may also be used for other...
  14. BivalirudinBivalirudin
    BivalirudinPronunciation: (bye-VAL-ih-ruh-din)Class: Thrombin inhibitorTrade Names:Angiomax- Powder for injection, lyophilized 250 mgPharmacologyInhibits thrombin by reversibly binding to the catalytic site and the anion-binding exosite of circulating and clot-bound thrombin.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionSteady-state concentration is about 12.3 mcg/mL.DistributionNot bound ...
  15. black cohoshblack cohosh
    black cohoshGeneric Name: black cohosh (BLACK KOE hawsh)Brand Names: Menopause SupportWhat is black cohosh?The use of black cohosh 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 practiti...