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  1. Midol PMS Maximum StrengthMidol PMS Maximum Strength
    Midol PMS Maximum StrengthGeneric Name: acetaminophen, pamabrom, and pyrilamine (ah SEET a MIN o fen, PAM a brom, pir IL a meen)Brand Names: Midol PMS Maximum Strength, Pamprin ES Multi-Symptom Relief Formula, Pamprin Maximum Pain, Premesyn PMSWhat is Midol PMS Maximum Strength (acetaminophen, pamabrom, and pyrilamine)?Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.Pamabrom is a...
  2. MidrinMidrin
    MidrinGeneric Name: acetaminophen, dichloralphenazone, and isometheptene (a SEET a MIN oh fen, dye KLOR al FEN a zone, EYE soe me THEP teen)Brand Names: Duradrin, Epidrin, Isocom, Midrin, Migquin, Migrapap, Migratine, MigrazoneWhat is Midrin (acetaminophen, dichloralphenazone, and isometheptene)?Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer.Dichloralphenazone is a sedative th...
  3. MidrinMidrin
    MidrinGeneric name: Isometheptene mucate, Dichloralphenazone, AcetaminophenBrand names: MidrinWhy is Midrin prescribed?Midrin is prescribed for the treatment of tension headaches. It is also used to treat vascular headaches such as migraine.Most important fact about MidrinMidrin can be used only after the headache starts. It does not prevent headaches.How should...
  4. MidrinMidrin
    MidrinGeneric Name: isometheptene, dichloralphenazone, and acetaminophen (Oral route)eye-soe-meth-EP-teen MUE-kate, dye-klor-al-FEN-a-zone, a-seet-a-MIN-oh-fenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AmidrineDiacetazoneDuradrinEpidrinIso-AcetazoneMidrinMigquinMigratineMigrazoneMigrin-AVa-ZoneAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTherapeutic Class: Acetaminophen Co...
  5. MidrinMidrin
    Midrin Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Dichloralphenazone/Isometheptene (a-seet-a-MIN-oh-fen/dye-klor-al-PHEN-a-zone/eye-soe-me-THEP-teen)Brand Name: Examples include Duradrin and MidrinMidrin is used for:Treating certain types of headaches (tension, vascular). It may also be used to treat migraine headaches. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Midr...
  6. MifeprexMifeprex
    MifeprexGeneric Name: mifepristone (mih feh PRIH stone)Brand Names: MifeprexWhat is Mifeprex (mifepristone)?Mifepristone blocks the actions of the naturally occurring hormone progesterone, which is necessary for pregnancy to continue.When used together with another medicine called misoprostol, mifepristone is used to end an early pregnancy.Mifepristone may also be used for purpose...
  7. MifeprexMifeprex
    MifeprexGeneric Name: mifepristone (Oral route)mif-e-PRIS-toneOral routeTabletSerious and sometimes fatal infections and bleeding occur very rarely following spontaneous, surgical, and medical abortions, including following mifepristone use. No causal relationship between the use of mifepristone and misoprostol and these events has been established. Before prescribing mifepristone, infor...
  8. MifeprexMifeprex
    Mifeprex Generic Name: Mifepristone (MIF-eh-pri-stone)Brand Name: MifeprexSerious and sometimes fatal infections or bleeding may rarely occur following any abortion, including those resulting from the use of Mifeprex . Read the Medication Guide and Patient Agreement that come with Mifeprex , and ask your doctor any questions that you may have. Make sure you are given clear instructions and...
  9. mifepristonemifepristone
    mifepristoneGeneric Name: mifepristone (mih feh PRIH stone)Brand Names: MifeprexWhat is mifepristone?Mifepristone blocks the actions of the naturally occurring hormone progesterone, which is necessary for pregnancy to continue.When used together with another medicine called misoprostol, mifepristone is used to end an early pregnancy.Mifepristone may also be used for purposes other ...
  10. mifepristonemifepristone
    mifepristone (Oral route)mif-e-PRIS-toneOral routeTabletSerious and sometimes fatal infections and bleeding occur very rarely following spontaneous, surgical, and medical abortions, including following mifepristone use. No causal relationship between the use of mifepristone and misoprostol and these events has been established. Before prescribing mifepristone, inform the patient about the ri...
  11. MifepristoneMifepristone
    Mifepristone Generic Name: Mifepristone (MIF-eh-pri-stone)Brand Name: MifeprexSerious and sometimes fatal infections or bleeding may rarely occur following any abortion, including those resulting from the use of Mifepristone . Read the Medication Guide and Patient Agreement that come with Mifepristone , and ask your doctor any questions that you may have. Make sure you are given clear inst...
  12. MifepristoneMifepristone
    MifepristonePronunciation: (mi-FE-pri-stone)Class: AbortifacientTrade Names:Mifeprex- Tablets 200 mgPharmacologyCompetes with progesterone at progesterone-receptor sites.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapidly absorbed. T max is approximately 90 min, C max is 1.98 mg/L, and absolute bioavailability (20 mg oral) is 69%.DistributionMifepristone is 98% protein bound and displays...
  13. Migergot oral/rectalMigergot oral/rectal
    MigergotGeneric Name: caffeine and ergotamine (oral/rectal) (KAF een and er GOT a meen)Brand Names: Cafergot, MigergotWhat is caffeine and ergotamine?Caffeine is a stimulant that causes narrowing of blood vessels (vasoconstriction).Ergotamine is in a group of drugs called ergot alkaloids (ER-got AL-ka-loids). It works by narrowing the blood vessels around the brain. Ergotamine also a...
  14. Migergot SuppositoriesMigergot Suppositories
    Migergot SuppositoriesGeneric Name: Caffeine/Ergotamine (ka-FEEN/er-GOT-a-meen)Brand Name: Examples include Cafergot and MigergotSerious and sometimes life-threatening decreases in the blood supply to the extremities (eg, hands, feet) or brain may occur if Migergot Suppositories are taken with certain other medicines, including HIV protease inhibitors (eg, ritonavir) and macrolide antibiot...
  15. miglitolmiglitol
    miglitolGeneric Name: miglitol (MIG lih tall)Brand Names: GlysetWhat is miglitol?Miglitol delays the digestion of carbohydrates (forms of sugar) in your body. This decreases the amount of sugar that passes into your blood after a meal and prevents periods of hyperglycemia (high blood sugar).Miglitol is used to treat non-insulin-dependent (Type II) diabetes mellitus.Miglitol may als...