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  1. Caltro with Vitamin DCaltro with Vitamin D
    Caltro with Vitamin DGeneric Name: calcium and vitamin D combination (KAL see um and VYE ta min D)Brand Names: Calcarb with D, Calcet, Calcio Del Mar, Calcitrate with D, Calcium 600+D, Caltrate 600 with D, Caltrate 600 with D Plus Soy, Caltrate Colon Health, Citracal + D, Citracal 250 mg + D, Citracal Creamy Bites, Citracal Maximum + D, Citracal Petites, Citrus Calcium with Vitamin D, Dical-D,...
  2. CalubeCalube
    CalubeGeneric Name: docusate (DOK ue sate)Brand Names: Colace, Correctol Softgel Extra Gentle, Diocto, Doc-Q-Lace, Docu Soft, Docusoft S, DOK, DOS, DSS, Fleet Sof-Lax, Genasoft, Kasof, Sur-Q-LaxWhat is Calube (docusate)?Docusate is a stool softener. It makes bowel movements softer and easier to pass.Docusate is used to treat constipation, and to reduce pain or rectal damage caused b...
  3. CambiaCambia
    CambiaGeneric Name: diclofenac (dye KLOE fen ak)Brand Names: Cambia, Cataflam, Voltaren, Voltaren-XR, ZipsorWhat is diclofenac?Diclofenac is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Diclofenac works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.Diclofenac is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis or ankylosing spond...
  4. CambiaCambia
    CambiaGeneric Name: diclofenac (Oral route)dye-KLOE-fen-akOral routeTablet, Enteric CoatedTablet, Extended ReleaseCardiovascular RiskNon steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) 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 dis...
  5. CamilaCamila
    CamilaGeneric Name: norethindrone (nor eth IN drone)Brand Names: Aygestin, Camila, Errin, Jolivette, Nor-QD, Nora-Be, Ortho MicronorWhat is Camila (norethindrone)?Norethindrone is a form of progesterone, a female hormone. Norethindrone prevents ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary). This medication also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it hard...
  6. Camila Oral, Parenteral, VaginalCamila Oral, Parenteral, Vaginal
    CamilaGeneric Name: progestin (Oral route, Parenteral route, Vaginal route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AygestinCamilaCrinoneErrinFirst-Progesterone VGSJolivetteMegaceMegace ESNext ChoiceOvrettePlan BProchievePrometriumIn CanadaAlti-MpaMegace OsAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletSuspensionCapsule, Liquid FilledGel/JellyCreamKitU...
  7. Camila Oral, Implantation, ParenteralCamila Oral, Implantation, Parenteral
    CamilaGeneric Name: progestin contraceptives (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AygestinCamilaErrinJolivetteNext ChoiceNora-BENor-QDOrtho MicronorOvrettePlan BPlan B One-StepProveraAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletUses For CamilaProgestins are hormones.The low-dose progestins for contraception are used to prevent pregnan...
  8. CampathCampath
    CampathGeneric Name: alemtuzumab (AL em TOOZ oo mab)Brand Names: CampathWhat is Campath (alemtuzumab)?Alemtuzumab is an antibody made from animal DNA.Alemtuzumab is used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia.Alemtuzumab is usually given after other medications have been tried without successful treatment.Alemtuzumab may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this m...
  9. CampathCampath
    CampathGeneric Name: alemtuzumab (Intravenous route)al-em-TOOZ-oo-mabIntravenous routeSolutionCytopenias: Serious, including fatal, pancytopenia/marrow hypoplasia, autoimmune idiopathic thrombocytopenia, and autoimmune hemolytic anemia can occur in patients receiving alemtuzumab. Single doses of alemtuzumab greater than 30 mg or cumulative doses greater than 90 mg per week increase the...
  10. CampathCampath
    Campath Generic Name: Alemtuzumab (AL-em-TOOZ-oo-mab)Brand Name: CampathSerious infections, blood disorders, and infusion reactions have occurred from the use of Campath . You will be closely monitored during the infusion and it may be necessary to stop treatment if an infusion reaction occurs. Notify your doctor immediately if you experience rigid muscles, fever, shortness of breath, tigh...
  11. Camphor OintmentCamphor Ointment
    Camphor OintmentGeneric Name: Camphor (KAM-for)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Camphor Ointment is used for:Treating pain and itching associated with minor skin irritations.Camphor Ointment is a topical analgesic. It works by temporarily relieving itching and pain.Do NOT use Camphor Ointment if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Camphor OintmentContact ...
  12. Camphor LiquidCamphor Liquid
    Camphor LiquidGeneric Name: Camphor (KAM-for)Brand Name: Vicks VapoSteamCamphor Liquid is used for:Temporarily relieving cough due to the common cold. It is used along with a steam vaporizer. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Camphor Liquid is a cough suppressant. It works by helping steam to moisten breathing passages.Do NOT use Camphor Liqu...
  13. Camphor/Capsicum/Menthol PatchCamphor/Capsicum/Menthol Patch
    Camphor/Capsicum/Menthol PatchGeneric Name: Camphor/Capsicum/Menthol (KAM-for/KAP-si-kum/MEN-thol)Brand Name: Tiger Balm Pain Relieving PatchCamphor/Capsicum/Menthol Patch is used for:Temporary relief of minor pain and aches from arthritis, backaches, or muscle strain.Camphor/Capsicum/Menthol Patch is a topical analgesic. It works by temporarily relieving minor pain.Do NOT ...
  14. Camphor/Pramoxine/ZincCamphor/Pramoxine/Zinc
    Camphor/Pramoxine/Zinc Generic Name: Camphor/Pramoxine/Zinc (KAM-for/pram-OX-een/ZINK)Brand Name: Examples include Caladryl Clear and Clear CalamineCamphor/Pramoxine/Zinc is used for:Treating irritation and itching associated with skin conditions such as insect bites, minor cuts or irritation, or poison ivy, oak, or sumac. It may also be used for other conditions as determined...
  15. CampralCampral
    CampralGeneric Name: acamprosate (a KAM proe sate)Brand Names: CampralWhat is acamprosate?Acamprosate affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced in a person who is addicted to alcohol. Acamprosate works by restoring this chemical balance in the brain in an alcohol-dependent person who has recently quit drinking.Acamprosate is used to help a person who has recently quit...