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  1. MobanMoban
    MobanGeneric Name: molindone (MOE lin done)Brand Names: MobanWhat is Moban (molindone)?Molindone is an antipsychotic medication. It affects the actions of chemicals in your brain.Molindone is used to treat schizophrenia.Molindone may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I should know about Moban (molindone)?\...
  2. MobanMoban
    MobanGeneric name: Molindone hydrochlorideBrand names: MobanWhy is Moban prescribed?Moban is used in the treatment of schizophrenia, the crippling psychological disorder that causes its victims to lose touch with reality, often triggering hallucinations, delusions, and disorganized thought.Most important fact about MobanMoban can cause tardive dyskinesia, a condition ...
  3. MobanMoban
    MobanGeneric Name: molindone (Oral route)moe-LIN-doneCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MobanAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletSyrupTherapeutic Class: AntipsychoticChemical Class: DihydroindoloneUses For MobanMolindone is used to treat the symptoms of psychotic (mental) disorders, such as schizophrenia.This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescripti...
  4. MobanMoban
    Moban Generic Name: Molindone (moe-LIN-done)Brand Name: MobanMoban is an antipsychotic. It may increase the risk of death when used to treat mental problems caused by dementia in elderly patients. Most of the deaths were linked to heart problems or infection. Moban is not approved to treat mental problems caused by dementia.Moban is used for:Treating schizophrenia. It may ...
  5. MobicMobic
    MobicGeneric name: MeloxicamBrand names: MobicWhy is Mobic prescribed?Mobic is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) in prescription form. It is used to relieve the pain and stiffness of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.Most important fact about MobicYou should have frequent checkups with your doctor if you take Mobic regularly. Like other nonsteroidal ...
  6. MobicMobic
    MobicGeneric Name: meloxicam (Oral route)mel-OX-i-kamOral routeSuspensionTabletNSAIDs may cause an increased risk of serious cardiovascular thrombotic events, myocardial infarction, and stroke, which can be fatal. This risk may increase with duration of use. Patients with cardiovascular disease or risk factors for cardiovascular disease may be at greater risk.Meloxicam is contraindicat...
  7. MobicMobic
    Mobic Generic Name: Meloxicam (mel-OX-i-kam)Brand Name: MobicMobic is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It may cause an increased risk of serious and sometimes fatal heart and blood vessel problems (eg, heart attack, stroke). The risk may be greater if you already have heart problems or if you take Mobic for a long time. Do not use Mobic right before or after bypass heart s...
  8. Mobic SuspensionMobic Suspension
    Mobic SuspensionGeneric Name: Meloxicam (mel-OX-i-kam)Brand Name: MobicMobic Suspension is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It may cause an increased risk of serious and sometimes fatal heart and blood vessel problems (eg, heart attack, stroke). The risk may be greater if you already have heart problems or if you take Mobic Suspension for a long time. Do not use Mobic Suspens...
  9. MobidinMobidin
    MobidinGeneric Name: magnesium salicylate (mag NEE zee um sa LIS i late)Brand Names: MST, Nuprin Backache CapletWhat is Mobidin (magnesium salicylate)?Magnesium salicylate is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). This medicine works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and inflammation.Magnesium ...
  10. moclobemidemoclobemide
    moclobemide (Oral route)moe-KLOE-be-mideAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntidepressantPharmacologic Class: Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitor, Type AUses For moclobemideMoclobemide is a monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitor used to treat certain types of mental depression. It works by blocking the action of a chemical substance known as monoamine oxidase (MAO) in the nervous...
  11. modafinilmodafinil
    modafinilGeneric Name: modafinil (moe DAF i nil)Brand Names: ProvigilWhat is modafinil?Modafinil is a medication that promotes wakefulness.Modafinil is used to treat excessive sleepiness caused by sleep apnea, narcolepsy, or shift work sleep disorder.Modafinil may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I should k...
  12. ModafinilModafinil
    ModafinilBrand names: ProvigilWhy is Modafinil prescribed?Provigil is a stimulant drug used to treat unusually sleepy people who have been diagnosed with narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome, or shift work sleep disorder. You should be diagnosed with one of these sleep disorders before taking Provigil, since sleepiness can be a symptom of other medical conditio...
  13. modafinilmodafinil
    modafinil (Oral route)moe-DAF-i-nilCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ProvigilAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: CNS StimulantChemical Class: Amphetamine RelatedUses For modafinilModafinil is used to help people who have narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS), or shift work sleep disorder (SWSD) to stay awake during the day. Modaf...
  14. ModafinilModafinil
    Modafinil Generic Name: Modafinil (moe-DAF-i-nill)Brand Name: ProvigilModafinil is used for:Improving wakefulness in patients with excessive sleepiness associated with narcolepsy or other sleep disorders. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Modafinil is a wakefulness-promoting agent. The exact way it works is not known, but it is thought to wor...
  15. ModafinilModafinil
    ModafinilPronunciation: (moe-DAF-i-nill)Class: AnalepticTrade Names:Provigil- Tablets 100 mg- Tablets 200 mgAlertec (Canada)PharmacologyWakefulness-promoting agent; however, precise mechanism(s) unknown.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionT max is 2 to 4 h. Food delays T max approximately 1 h.DistributionApparent Vd is 0.9 L/kg and protein binding is approximately 60%.Metab...