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  1. carvedilolcarvedilol
    carvedilol (Oral route)kar-VE-dil-olCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CoregCoreg CRAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsule, Extended ReleaseTherapeutic Class: Cardiovascular AgentPharmacologic Class: Alpha/Beta-Adrenergic BlockerUses For carvedilolCarvedilol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-adrenergic blocking agents, beta-blocking agents, or more commo...
  2. CarvedilolCarvedilol
    Carvedilol Generic Name: Carvedilol (kar-VE-dil-ol)Brand Name: CoregCarvedilol is used for:Treating high blood pressure or certain types of heart failure. It may also be used after a heart attack to improve survival in certain patients. It may be used along with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Carvedilol is an alpha- and be...
  3. Carvedilol Extended-Release CapsulesCarvedilol Extended-Release Capsules
    Carvedilol Extended-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Carvedilol (kar-VE-dil-ol)Brand Name: Coreg CRCarvedilol Extended-Release Capsules are used for:Treating high blood pressure or certain types of heart failure. It may also be used after a heart attack to improve survival in certain patients. It may be used along with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as deter...
  4. CarvedilolCarvedilol
    CarvedilolPronunciation: (KAR-ve-dil-ole)Class: Alpha-adrenergic blocking agent, Beta-adrenergic blocking agentTrade Names:Coreg- Tablets 3.125 mg- Tablets 6.25 mg- Tablets 12.5 mg- Tablets 25 mgTrade Names:Coreg CR- Capsules, extended-release 10 mg- Capsules, extended-release 20 mg- Capsules, extended-release 40 mg- Capsules, extended-release 80 mgApo-Carvedilol (Can...
  5. Cascara SagradaCascara Sagrada
    Cascara Sagrada Generic Name: Cascara Sagrada (kass-KA-rah sah-GRAH-dah)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Cascara Sagrada is used for:Relieving occasional constipation (irregularity).Cascara Sagrada is a stimulant laxative. Exactly how Cascara Sagrada works is unknown, but it may work by irritating the bowel tissue and drawing fluid into the intestines, resulting i...
  6. CasodexCasodex
    CasodexGeneric Name: bicalutamide (bye ka LOO ta mide)Brand Names: CasodexWhat is bicalutamide?Bicalutamide is an anti-androgen. It works in the body by preventing the actions of androgens (male hormones).Bicalutamide is used together with another hormone to treat prostate cancer.Bicalutamide may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.What is t...
  7. CasodexCasodex
    CasodexGeneric Name: bicalutamide (Oral route)bye-ka-LOO-ta-mideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CasodexAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntiandrogenUses For CasodexBicalutamide is used together with another medicine to treat metastatic prostate cancer (cancer that has spread) in men. Bicalutamide belongs to the group of medicines called antiandro...
  8. CasodexCasodex
    Casodex Generic Name: Bicalutamide (BYE-ka-LOO-ta-mide)Brand Name: CasodexCasodex is used for:Treating prostate cancer. Casodex is intended for use with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Casodex is a nonsteroidal antiandrogen. It works by blocking the action of testosterone.Do NOT use Casodex if:you are allergic to an...
  9. caspofungincaspofungin
    caspofunginGeneric Name: caspofungin (KAS poe FUN jin)Brand Names: CancidasWhat is caspofungin?Caspofungin is an antibiotic that fights infections caused by fungus.Caspofungin is used to treat fungal infections that involve the stomach, lungs, esophagus, or other internal body areas.Caspofungin may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.What is...
  10. caspofungin Intravenouscaspofungin Intravenous
    caspofungin (Intravenous route)kas-poe-FUN-jinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CancidasAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntifungalPharmacologic Class: Glucan Synthesis InhibitorChemical Class: EchinocandinUses For caspofunginCaspofungin is an antifungal medicine. It is used to help the body overcome serious fungus infections, includin...
  11. CaspofunginCaspofungin
    Caspofungin Generic Name: Caspofungin (KAS-poe-FUN-jin)Brand Name: CancidasCaspofungin is used for:Treating certain fungal infections.Caspofungin is an antifungal agent. It works by weakening fungal cell walls, which allows the cell contents to leak out, resulting in the death of the fungus.Do NOT use Caspofungin if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Caspofungin C...
  12. Caspofungin AcetateCaspofungin Acetate
    Caspofungin AcetatePronunciation: (KAS-poe-FUN-jin AS-eh-tate)Class: Echinocandin, Antifungal agentTrade Names:Cancidas- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 50 mg- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 70 mgPharmacologyInhibits synthesis of beta (1,3)-D-glucan, an integral component of fungal cell wall.PharmacokineticsDistributionApproximately 97...
  13. Castiva Cooling LotionCastiva Cooling Lotion
    Castiva Cooling LotionGeneric Name: Methyl Salicylate/Menthol (METH-il sa-LIS-i-late/MEN-thol)Brand Name: Castiva CoolingCastiva Cooling Lotion is used for:Temporary relief of minor aches and pains caused by arthritis, simple backache, strains, sprains, and bruises. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Castiva Cooling Lotion is a topical analgesic...
  14. Castiva WarmingCastiva Warming
    Castiva WarmingGeneric Name: capsaicin topical (kap SAY sin TOP i kal)Brand Names: Axsain, Capsicum Oleoresin, Capsin, Capzasin Back and Body, Capzasin-HP, Capzasin-P, Castiva Warming, Icy Hot PM, Icy Hot with Capsaicin, Menthac Arthritis Cream with Capsaicin, Salonpas Gel-Patch, Salonpas Pain Patch with Capsaicin, Sloan's Liniment, Trixaicin, Trixaicin HP, Zostrix, Zostrix Sports, Zostrix-HP\...
  15. Castiva Warming LotionCastiva Warming Lotion
    Castiva Warming LotionGeneric Name: Capsaicin (kap-SAY-sin)Brand Name: Examples include Castiva Warming and GNP CapsaicinCastiva Warming Lotion is used for:Temporary relief of muscle and joint pain associated with arthritis, simple backaches, sprains, strains, and bruises. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Castiva Warming Lotion is a topical an...