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  1. cephradinecephradine
    cephradineGeneric Name: cephradine (SEF ra deen)Brand Names: VelosefWhat is cephradine?Cephradine is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotics. Cephradine fights bacteria in the body.Cephradine is used to treat infections caused by bacteria, including upper respiratory infections, ear infections, skin infections, and urinary tract infections.Cephradin...
  2. CephradineCephradine
    CephradinePronunciation: (SEFF-ruh-deen)Class: Antibiotic, CephalosporinTrade Names:Velosef- Capsules 250 mg- Capsules 500 mg- Powder for Oral Suspension 125 mg/5 mL- Powder for Oral Suspension 500 mg/5 mLPharmacologyInhibits mucopeptide synthesis in bacterial cell wall.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionCephradine is rapidly absorbed. C max is about 9 mcg/mL (250 mg) to 24.2 ...
  3. CeprotinCeprotin
    CeprotinGeneric Name: protein c, human (Intravenous route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CeprotinAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnticoagulantUses For CeprotinProtein C is a protein produced naturally in the body. It is used in patients with severe congenital protein C deficiency to prevent and treat venous thrombosis (harmful blood cl...
  4. CeptazCeptaz
    CeptazGeneric Name: ceftazidime (Injection route)sef-TAZ-i-deemCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.FortazTazicefIn CanadaCeptazAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntibioticPharmacologic Class: 3rd Generation CephalosporinUses For CeptazCeftazidime injection is used to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the bo...
  5. Cera SportCera Sport
    Cera SportGeneric Name: carbohydrate and electrolyte combination (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CeraLyte 70Cera SportHydra-1HydraLifePedia-PopIn CanadaGastrolyteAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletPowder for SuspensionSolutionPowder for SolutionPacketUses For Cera SportCarbohydrate and electrolytes combination is used to treat or prevent...
  6. CeraLyte Powder PacketsCeraLyte Powder Packets
    CeraLyte Powder PacketsGeneric Name: Electrolyte (e-LECK-troe-lite)Brand Name: CeraLyteCeraLyte Powder Packets are used for:Treating or preventing dehydration caused by diarrhea. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.CeraLyte Powder Packets are a carbohydrate and electrolyte combination. It works by replacing electrolytes and carbohydrates in the b...
  7. CeraLyte 70CeraLyte 70
    CeraLyte 70Generic Name: carbohydrate and electrolyte combination (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CeraLyte 70Cera SportHydra-1HydraLifePedia-PopIn CanadaGastrolyteAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletPowder for SuspensionSolutionPowder for SolutionPacketUses For CeraLyte 70Carbohydrate and electrolytes combination is used to treat or preve...
  8. CerebyxCerebyx
    CerebyxGeneric Name: fosphenytoin (fos FEN i toyn)Brand Names: CerebyxWhat is Cerebyx (fosphenytoin)?Fosphenytoin is an anti-epileptic drug, also called an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing down impulses in the brain that cause seizures.Fosphenytoin is used to prevent or control seizures. Fosphenytoin is used only for a short time, such as 5 days, when other forms of phenytoin can...
  9. CerebyxCerebyx
    CerebyxGeneric Name: fosphenytoin (Injection route)fos-FEN-i-toinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CerebyxAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnticonvulsantChemical Class: Hydantoin (class)Uses For CerebyxFosphenytoin is used to control seizures (convulsions) in the treatment of epilepsy. It is also used to prevent and treat seizures that occur du...
  10. CerebyxCerebyx
    Cerebyx Generic Name: Fosphenytoin (fos-FEN-i-toin)Brand Name: CerebyxCerebyx is used for:Treating certain types of severe seizures (eg, status epilepticus). It is also used to prevent and treat seizures that may occur during or after brain or nervous system surgery. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Cerebyx is an anticonvulsant. It works in ...
  11. CeredaseCeredase
    CeredaseGeneric Name: alglucerase (al GLOO ser ase)Brand Names: CeredaseWhat is Ceredase (alglucerase)?Alglucerase is a man-made form of an enzyme that occurs naturally in the body. It is used as an enzyme replacement in people with Type I Gaucher disease.Gaucher disease is a genetic condition in which the body lacks the enzyme needed to break down certain fatty materials (lipids). ...
  12. CeredaseCeredase
    CeredaseGeneric Name: alglucerase (Intravenous route)al-GLOO-ser-aseCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CeredaseAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Gastrointestinal AgentPharmacologic Class: EnzymeUses For CeredaseAlglucerase is used to treat Gaucher's disease caused by the lack of a certain enzyme, glucocerebrosidase, in the body. This enzyme is ne...
  13. CeredaseCeredase
    Ceredase Generic Name: Alglucerase (al-GLOO-ser-ase)Brand Name: CeredaseCeredase is used for:Treating type I Gaucher disease, an inherited metabolic disorder caused by lack of an enzyme in the body called glucocerebrosidase.Ceredase is an enzyme. It works by replacing a missing enzyme, which reduces liver and spleen size and improves blood counts.Do NOT use Ceredase if:y...
  14. CerefolinCerefolin
    Cerefolin Generic Name: L-Methylfolate/B12/B6/B2 (meth-ill-FOE-late)Brand Name: CerefolinCerefolin is used for:Managing hyperhomocysteinemia or to supplement the diet. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.Cerefolin is a vitamin combination. It provides nutritional supplementation for certain nutritional requirements.Do NOT use Cerefolin ...
  15. Cerefolin with NACCerefolin with NAC
    Cerefolin with NAC Generic Name: L-Methylfolate/Methylcobalamin/N-Acetylcysteine (meth-ill-FOE-late/meth-ill-koe-BAL-a-min/a-se-teel-SIS-teen)Brand Name: Cerefolin with NACCerefolin with NAC is used for:Supplying nutritional requirements of certain patients with neurovascular oxidative stress or high blood levels of homocysteine. It may also be used for other conditions as determi...