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  1. Canasa Pac rectalCanasa Pac rectal
    Canasa PacGeneric Name: mesalamine (rectal) (me SAL a meen)Brand Names: Canasa, Canasa Pac, RowasaWhat is Canasa Pac (mesalamine (rectal))?Mesalamine affects a substance in the body that causes inflammation, tissue damage, and diarrhea.Mesalamine rectal is used to treat ulcerative colitis, proctitis, and proctosigmoiditis. Mesalamine is also used to prevent the symptoms of ulcerativ...
  2. CancidasCancidas
    CancidasGeneric Name: caspofungin (KAS poe FUN jin)Brand Names: CancidasWhat is Cancidas (caspofungin)?Caspofungin is an antibiotic that fights infections caused by fungus.Caspofungin is used to treat fungal infections that involve the stomach, lungs, esophagus, or other internal body areas.Caspofungin may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide....
  3. CancidasCancidas
    CancidasGeneric Name: caspofungin (Intravenous route)kas-poe-FUN-jinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CancidasAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntifungalPharmacologic Class: Glucan Synthesis InhibitorChemical Class: EchinocandinUses For CancidasCaspofungin is an antifungal medicine. It is used to help the body overcome serious fung...
  4. CancidasCancidas
    Cancidas Generic Name: Caspofungin (KAS-poe-FUN-jin)Brand Name: CancidasCancidas is used for:Treating certain fungal infections.Cancidas is an antifungal agent. It works by weakening fungal cell walls, which allows the cell contents to leak out, resulting in the death of the fungus.Do NOT use Cancidas if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Cancidas Contact your doc...
  5. candesartancandesartan
    candesartanGeneric Name: candesartan (kan de SAR tan)Brand Names: AtacandWhat is candesartan?Candesartan is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Candesartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow.Candesartan is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is sometimes given together with other blood p...
  6. CandesartanCandesartan
    Candesartan Generic Name: Candesartan (KAN-de-SAR-tan)Brand Name: AtacandCandesartan may cause injury or death to the fetus if taken after the third month of pregnancy. If you think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away.Candesartan is used for:Treating high blood pressure alone or with other medicines. It is used in certain patients to treat heart failure. It ...
  7. candesartan and hydrochlorothiazidecandesartan and hydrochlorothiazide
    candesartan and hydrochlorothiazide (Oral route)kan-de-SAR-tan sye-LEX-e-til, hye-droe-klor-oh-THYE-a-zideOral routeTabletWhen used in pregnancy during the second and third trimesters, drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and even death to the developing fetus. When pregnancy is detected, candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide should be discontinued as ...
  8. Candesartan cilexetilCandesartan cilexetil
    Candesartan cilexetilBrand names: AtacandWhy is Candesartan cilexetil prescribed?Atacand controls high blood pressure. It works by blocking the effect of a hormone called angiotensin II. Unopposed, this substance prompts the blood vessels to contract, an action that tends to raise blood pressure. Atacand relaxes and expands the blood vessels, allowing pressure to drop. The drug...
  9. candesartan cilexetilcandesartan cilexetil
    candesartan cilexetil (Oral route)kan-de-SAR-tan sye-LEX-e-tilOral routeTabletWhen used in pregnancy during the second and third trimesters, drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and even death to the developing fetus. When pregnancy is detected, candesartan cilexetil should be discontinued as soon as possible .Drugs that act directly on the renin-angiote...
  10. Candesartan CilexetilCandesartan Cilexetil
    Candesartan CilexetilPronunciation: (kan-deh-SAHR-tan sigh-LEX-eh-till)Class: Angiotensin ΙΙ receptor antagonistTrade Names:Atacand- Tablets 4 mg- Tablets 8 mg- Tablets 16 mg- Tablets 32 mgPharmacologyAntagonizes the angiotensin ΙΙ effect (vasoconstriction and aldosterone secretion) by blocking the angiotensin ΙΙ receptor (AT 1 receptor) in vas...
  11. Candesartan cilexetil, HydrochlorothiazideCandesartan cilexetil, Hydrochlorothiazide
    Candesartan cilexetil, HydrochlorothiazideBrand names: Atacand HCTWhy is Candesartan cilexetil, Hydrochlorothiazide prescribed?Atacand HCT is a combination medication used in the treatment of high blood pressure. One component, candesartan, belongs to a class of blood pressure medications that work by preventing the hormone angiotensin II from constricting the blood vessels. Th...
  12. Candesartan Cilexetil/HydrochlorothiazideCandesartan Cilexetil/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Candesartan Cilexetil / HydrochlorothiazidePronunciation: (kan-deh-SAHR-tan sigh-LEX-eh-till/high-droe-klor-oh-THIGH-uh-zide)Class: Antihypertensive combinationTrade Names:Atacand HCT- Tablets 16 mg candesartan, 12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazide- Tablets 32 mg candesartan, 12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazideAtacand Plus (Canada)PharmacologyCandesartanAntagonizes the effect of angiotensin...
  13. Candesartan/HydrochlorothiazideCandesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Candesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide Generic Name: Candesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide (KAN-de-SAR-tan/HYE-droe-KLOR-oh-THYE-a-zide)Brand Name: Atacand HCTCandesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide can cause injury or even death to a fetus when used after the third month of pregnancy. Contact your doctor immediately if you suspect that you are pregnant.Candesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide is used f...
  14. Canesten TopicalCanesten Topical
    CanestenGeneric Name: clotrimazole (Topical route)kloe-TRIM-a-zoleCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Clotrim AntifungalCruex Prescription StrengthLotriminLotrimin AFMycelexIn CanadaCanestenClotrimadermDesenexMyclo-DermNeo-ZolAvailable Dosage Forms:LotionSolutionCreamTherapeutic Class: AntifungalChemical Class: ImidazoleUses For Canesten...
  15. Canges-HC LiquidCanges-HC Liquid
    Canges-HC LiquidGeneric Name: Brompheniramine/Hydrocodone/Phenylephrine (BROME-fen-IR-a-meen/hye-droe-KOE-done/FEN-il-EF-rin)Brand Name: Canges-HCCanges-HC Liquid is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and cough due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Canges...