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  1. Dexmethylphenidate hydrochlorideDexmethylphenidate hydrochloride
    Dexmethylphenidate hydrochlorideBrand names: FocalinWhy is Dexmethylphenidate hydrochloride prescribed?Focalin is a mild central nervous system stimulant used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children. The drug is a modified version of methylphenidate (a common medication for attention disorders) and contains only the most active component of methylph...
  2. Dexmethylphenidate HydrochlorideDexmethylphenidate Hydrochloride
    Dexmethylphenidate HydrochloridePronunciation: (dex-METH-il-FEN-i-date HYE-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: CNS stimulantTrade Names:Focalin- Tablets 2.5 mg- Tablets 5 mg- Tablets 10 mgTrade Names:Focalin XR- Capsules, extended-release 5 mg- Capsules, extended-release 10 mg- Capsules, extended-release 15 mg- Capsules, extended-release 20 mgPharmacologyExact mechanism of actio...
  3. Dexodryl SuspensionDexodryl Suspension
    Dexodryl SuspensionGeneric Name: Chlorpheniramine/Methscopolamine (KLOR-fen-IR-a-meen/METH-skoe-POL-a-meen)Brand Name: DexodrylDexodryl Suspension is used for:Relieving sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Dexodryl Suspension is an antihistamine and anticholinergic combination....
  4. Dexodryl Chewable TabletDexodryl Chewable Tablet
    Dexodryl Chewable TabletGeneric Name: Chlorpheniramine/Methscopolamine (KLOR-fen-IR-a-meen/METH-skoe-POL-a-meen)Brand Name: DexodrylDexodryl Chewable Tablet is used for:Relieving sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Dexodryl Chewable Tablet is an antihistamine and anticholinerg...
  5. DexPak Tablets (Dose Pack)DexPak Tablets (Dose Pack)
    DexPakGeneric Name: Dexamethasone (dex-a-METH-a-sone)Brand Name: Examples include Decadron Dose Pack and DexPakDexPak are used for:Treating certain conditions associated with decreased adrenal gland function. It is also used to treat severe inflammation due to certain conditions, including severe asthma, severe allergies, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, certain blood diso...
  6. Dexpak Jr. TaperpakDexpak Jr. Taperpak
    Dexpak Jr. TaperpakGeneric Name: dexamethasone (oral) (dex a METH a sone)Brand Names: Dexamethasone Intensol, Dexpak Jr. Taperpak, Dexpak TaperpakWhat is dexamethasone?Dexamethasone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Dexamethasone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.Dexamethasone is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disor...
  7. Dexpak TaperpakDexpak Taperpak
    Dexpak TaperpakGeneric Name: dexamethasone (oral) (dex a METH a sone)Brand Names: Dexamethasone Intensol, Dexpak Jr. Taperpak, Dexpak TaperpakWhat is dexamethasone?Dexamethasone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Dexamethasone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.Dexamethasone is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disorders...
  8. Dexpanthenol CreamDexpanthenol Cream
    Dexpanthenol CreamGeneric Name: Dexpanthenol (dex-PAN-than-all)Brand Name: PanthodermDexpanthenol Cream is used for:Relieving dry skin, preventing and treating sore nipples during breast-feeding, and promoting healing of burns and poorly-healing wounds. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Dexpanthenol Cream is an emollient. The exact way Dexpanth...
  9. DexPhen MDexPhen M
    DexPhen MGeneric Name: dexchlorpheniramine, methscopolamine, and phenylephrine (DEX klor fen IR a meen, METH skoe POL a meen, FEN il EFF rin)Brand Names: DexPhen M, Extendryl, Re-DrylexWhat is DexPhen M (dexchlorpheniramine, methscopolamine, and phenylephrine)?Dexchlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptom...
  10. Dexphen M SolutionDexphen M Solution
    Dexphen M SolutionGeneric Name: Dexchlorpheniramine/Phenylephrine/Methscopolamine (DEX-klor-fen-IR-a-meen/FEN-il-EF-rin/METH-skoe-POL-a-meen)Brand Name: Examples include Dexphen M and ExtendrylDexphen M Solution is used for:Relieving nasal and chest congestion, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy, watery eyes due to colds, flu, or allergies. It is also used to make a dry cough more pro...
  11. dexrazoxanedexrazoxane
    dexrazoxaneGeneric Name: dexrazoxane (dex ray ZOX ane)Brand Names: Totect, ZinecardWhat is dexrazoxane?Dexrazoxane is used to protect the heart from harmful side effects caused by doxorubicin (Adriamycin).Dexrazoxane is used in women who are receiving doxorubicin for metastatic breast cancer.Dexrazoxane may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the...
  12. dexrazoxane Intravenousdexrazoxane Intravenous
    dexrazoxane (Intravenous route)dex-ray-ZOX-aneCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.TotectZinecardAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: Cardioprotective AgentUses For dexrazoxaneDexrazoxane is used to help prevent or lessen a toxic effect to your heart that is caused by certain medicines that are used to treat cancer.Dexrazoxane is also used to...
  13. DexrazoxaneDexrazoxane
    Dexrazoxane Generic Name: Dexrazoxane (dex-ra-ZOX-ane)Brand Name: ZinecardDexrazoxane is used for:Reducing the incidence and severity of heart problems associated with the chemotherapy agent doxorubicin in women being treated for metastatic breast cancer.Dexrazoxane is a cardioprotective agent. Exactly how Dexrazoxane works is unknown, but it works by interfering with harmful ...
  14. DexrazoxaneDexrazoxane
    DexrazoxanePronunciation: (dex-ray-ZOX-ane)Class: Cytoprotective agentTrade Names:Totect- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 500 mgTrade Names:Zinecard- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 250 mg (10 mg/mL reconstituted)- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 500 mg (10 mg/mL reconstituted)PharmacologyDexrazoxane is a potent intracellular chelating age...
  15. Dextran 70 6% in 0.9% Sodium ChlorideDextran 70 6% in 0.9% Sodium Chloride
    Dextran 70 6% in 0.9% Sodium ChlorideGeneric Name: dextran, high molecular weight (DEX tran)Brand Names: Dextran 70 6% in 0.9% Sodium Chloride, Dextran 70 6% in 5% Dextrose, Gentran 70, HyskonWhat is high-molecular weight dextran?High-molecular weight dextran is a plasma volume expander derived from natural sources of sugar (glucose). It works by restoring blood plasma lost through sev...