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Generic Name : Allopurinol (al-oe-PURE-in-nol)
Brand Name : Zyloprim
Type of Drug : Antigout medication.
Prescribed For Gout or gouty arthritis; also prescribed to counter the effects of certain therapies for cancer, ulcers, abnormal heart rhythms in heart bypass patients, … Read the rest


Generic Name : Alitretinoin (al-ih-TRET-in-oin)
Brand Name : Panretin
Type of Drug : Retinoid
Prescribed For Skin lesions of Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS).

General Information

Alitretinoin binds to and activates retinoid receptors in human cells. Once activated, these receptors help stimulate … Read the rest


Generic Name : Aliskiren (ah-LISS-kih-ren)
Brand Name : Tekturna
Combination Product : Generic Ingredients: Aliskiren + Hydrochlorothiazide Tekturna HCT
Type of Drug : Direct renin inhibitor. Prescribed For High blood pressure.

General Information

Renin is produced by the kidney in … Read the rest

Aldosterone Blockers

Aldosterone Blockers (al-DOH-stir-own)

Generic Ingredient:
Eplerenone Inspra Generic Ingredient. Spironolactone Aldactone
Combination Product
Generic Ingredients: Hydrochlorothiazide + Spironolactone Aldactazide
Prescribed For High blood pressure, cirrhosis, and congestive heart failure (CHF); also used for people with low blood potassium who require … Read the rest


Generic Name : Albuterol (al-BUE-tuh-rawl) 91
Brand Names : AccuNeb Proventil HFA, ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, Proventil*, Vospire ER
Generic Ingredients: Albuterol + 1pratropium Bromide Combivent DuoNeb

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Brand Name : Aggrenox
Generic Ingredients : Dipyridamole + Aspirin
Type of Drug : Antiplatelet.
Prescribed For Prevention of recurrent stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)— “mini-stroke.”

General Information

Stroke is often the result of a clot blocking flow in … Read the rest


Generic Name : Adefovir (ah-deh-FOE-veer)
Brand Name : Hepsera
Type of Drug : Antiviral
Prescribed For Chronic active hepatitis B in adults.

General Information

Hepatitis B is one of several different types of hepatitis, a viral infection of the liver. … Read the rest

Tenormin (Atenolol)

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Generic Name : Acitretin (ah-sih-TREH-tin)
Brand Name : Soriatane
Type of Drug : Antipsoriatic.
Prescribed For Severe psoriasis; also prescribed for a variety of other skin conditions.

General Information

Acitretin is related to vitamin A and prescription drugs such … Read the rest

Zithromax (Azithromycin)

Generic Name: Azithromycin
Brand Names: Zithromax, Zmax

Type of Drug: Macrolide antibiotic.

Prescribed For:
Upper and lower respiratory tract infections, skin infections, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), middle eat Intections, tonsillitis, pharyngitis, bacterial sinusitis.

General Information:

Azithromycin is an azalide antibiotic, … Read the rest