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  1. MinocyclineMinocycline
    MinocyclinePronunciation: (min-oh-SIGH-kleen)Class: Tetracycline, GI agentTrade Names:Arestin- Microspheres, sustained-release 1 mg (as hydrochloride)Trade Names:Dynacin- Tablets 50 mg (as hydrochloride)- Tablets 75 mg (as hydrochloride)- Tablets 100 mg (as hydrochloride)- Capsules 50 mg (as hydrochloride)- Capsules 100 mg (as hydrochloride)Trade Names:Minocin- Capsul...
  2. Minocycline hydrochlorideMinocycline hydrochloride
    Minocycline hydrochlorideBrand names: Dynacin, MinocinWhy is Minocycline hydrochloride prescribed?Minocin is a form of the antibiotic tetracycline.It is given to help treat many different kinds of infection, including:AcneAmebic dysenteryAnthraxCholeraGonorrhea (when penicillin cannot be given)PlagueRespiratory infections such as pneumoniaRocky Mountain spot...
  3. minocycline hydrochloride Subgingivalminocycline hydrochloride Subgingival
    minocycline hydrochloride (Subgingival route)min-oh-SYE-kleen hye-droe-KLOR-ideChemical Class: MinocyclineUses For minocycline hydrochlorideMinocycline is used to help treat periodontal disease (a disease of your gums). Periodontal disease is caused by bacteria growing beneath the gum line. Minocycline works by keeping the number of bacteria from growing. Lowering the amount of bacteria he...
  4. Minox TopicalMinox Topical
    MinoxGeneric Name: minoxidil (Topical route)min-OX-i-dilOral routeTabletMinoxidil tablets contain the powerful antihypertensive agent, minoxidil, which may produce serious adverse effects. It can cause pericardial effusion, occasionally progressing to tamponade, and angina pectoris may be exacerbated. Minoxidil should be reserved for hypertensive patients who do not respond adequately to...
  5. minoxidilminoxidil
    minoxidilGeneric Name: minoxidil (min OX i dil)Brand Names: LonitenWhat is minoxidil?Minoxidil is a vasodilator that relaxes (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow.Minoxidil is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is usually given together with two other medications including a diuretic (water pill).Minoxidil may also be used for other purposes not listed in...
  6. minoxidil Topicalminoxidil Topical
    minoxidil (Topical route)min-OX-i-dilOral routeTabletMinoxidil tablets contain the powerful antihypertensive agent, minoxidil, which may produce serious adverse effects. It can cause pericardial effusion, occasionally progressing to tamponade, and angina pectoris may be exacerbated. Minoxidil should be reserved for hypertensive patients who do not respond adequately to maximum therapeutic do...
  7. minoxidilminoxidil
    minoxidil (Oral route)min-OX-i-dilOral routeTabletMinoxidil tablets contain the powerful antihypertensive agent, minoxidil, which may produce serious adverse effects. It can cause pericardial effusion, occasionally progressing to tamponade, and angina pectoris may be exacerbated. Minoxidil should be reserved for hypertensive patients who do not respond adequately to maximum therapeutic doses...
  8. Minoxidil SolutionMinoxidil Solution
    Minoxidil SolutionGeneric Name: Minoxidil (mi-NOX-i-dil)Brand Name: RogaineMinoxidil Solution is used for:Promoting hair regrowth in patients who are experiencing gradually thinning hair or gradual hair loss on the top of the head.Minoxidil Solution is a vasodilator. It is not known how Minoxidil Solution stimulates scalp hair growth. It is possible that it dilates blood vessels ...
  9. MinoxidilMinoxidil
    Minoxidil Generic Name: Minoxidil (mi-NOX-i-dil)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Minoxidil may cause serious heart problems, including worsening of chest pain. Minoxidil is usually given with beta-blockers to prevent certain heart side effects and with diuretics to prevent serious fluid build-up. If you have severe, uncontrolled high blood pressure or if you take guanethidin...
  10. Minoxidil Foam (For Men)Minoxidil Foam (For Men)
    Minoxidil Foam (For Men)Generic Name: Minoxidil (min-OX-i-dil)Brand Name: RogaineMinoxidil Foam (For Men) is used for:Regrowing hair in patients who have gradually thinning hair or gradual hair loss on the top of the head.Minoxidil Foam (For Men) is a vasodilator. Exactly how Minoxidil Foam (For Men) works to regrow scalp hair is not known. It may dilate blood vessels in the scal...
  11. MinoxidilMinoxidil
    MinoxidilPronunciation: (min-OX-i-dil)Class: Peripheral vasodilator, Dermatological agentTrade Names:Minoxidil- Tablets 2.5 mg- Tablets 10 mgTrade Names:Rogaine for Men- Topical foam 5%- Topical solution 2%- Topical solution 5%Trade Names:Rogaine for Women- Topical solution 2%APO-Gain Topical Solution (Canada)PharmacologyDirectly dilates vascular smooth muscle...
  12. minoxidil topicalminoxidil topical
    minoxidil topicalGeneric Name: minoxidil topical (mi NOX i dill)Brand names: Rogaine, Rogaine Extra Strength, Ronoxidil, Rogaine Women's, Rogaine Men's Extra StrengthWhat is minoxidil topical?The exact way that minoxidil topical works is not known.Minoxidil topical is used to treat male pattern baldness.Minoxidil topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this...
  13. Mintex DMMintex DM
    Mintex DMGeneric Name: carbinoxamine, dextromethorphan, and pseudoephedrine (kar bi NOX a meen/dex troe meh THOR fan/soo doe eh FEH drin)Brand Names: Andehist DM NR, Carb PSE 12 DM, Carbaxef-DM, Carbodex DM, Carbofed DM Drops, Cordron-12 DM, Cordron-DM NR, Mintex DM, Pediatex 12 DM, Pediatex-DM, PSE Allergy DM, PSE Carb DM Drops, PSE Carbinoxamine DM, Pseudo Carb DMWhat is Mintex DM (ca...
  14. Mintex HC LiquidMintex HC Liquid
    Mintex HC LiquidGeneric Name: Carbinoxamine/Hydrocodone/Pseudoephedrine (car-bihn-OCKS-ah-meen/hye-droe-KOE-done/sue-do-eh-FED-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Histex HC and Mintex HCMintex HC Liquid is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and cough due to colds, upper respiratory tract infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other condi...
  15. Mintex PSE LiquidMintex PSE Liquid
    Mintex PSE LiquidGeneric Name: Carbinoxamine/Pseudoephedrine (kar-bi-NOX-ah-meen/soo-doe-eh-FED-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Mintex PSE and Palgic DSMintex PSE Liquid is used for:Relieving congestion, sneezing, and watery eyes due to colds, flu, or hay fever.Mintex PSE Liquid is an antihistamine and decongestant combination. It works by blocking the action of histamine and re...