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  1. C1 Inhibitor, HumanC1 Inhibitor, Human
    C1 Inhibitor, HumanPronunciation: (in-HIB-a-tor)Class: Protein C1 inhibitorTrade Names:Berinert- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 500 unitsTrade Names:Cinryze- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 500 unitsPharmacologyRegulates the activation of the complement and intrinsic coagulation (contact system) pathway and also regulates the fibrinolytic system.Pha...
  2. cabergolinecabergoline
    cabergolineGeneric Name: cabergoline (ca BER goe leen)Brand Names: DostinexWhat is cabergoline?Cabergoline is in a group of drugs called dopamine receptor antagonists. It works by reducing the amount of prolactin (a hormone) that is released from the pituitary gland.Cabergoline is used to treat a hormone imbalance in which there is too much prolactin in the blood (also called hyperpr...
  3. cabergolinecabergoline
    cabergoline (Oral route)ka-BER-goe-leenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.DostinexAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Prolactin Secretion InhibitorPharmacologic Class: Dopamine AgonistUses For cabergolineCabergoline is used to treat different types of medical problems that occur when too much of the hormone prolactin is produced. It can be used to treat ...
  4. CabergolineCabergoline
    Cabergoline Generic Name: Cabergoline (ka-BER-goe-leen)Brand Name: DostinexCabergoline is used for:Treating disorders associated with high levels of the hormone prolactin, either due to tumors in the pituitary gland or to unknown causes. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Cabergoline is a dopamine receptor agonist. It works by blocking prolact...
  5. Cadexomer Iodine GelCadexomer Iodine Gel
    Cadexomer Iodine GelGeneric Name: Cadexomer Iodine (ka-DEX-oh-mer EYE-oh-din)Brand Name: IodosorbCadexomer Iodine Gel is used for:Cleansing and protecting wounds and sores (eg, wet ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, pressure sores, infected surgical wounds). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctorCadexomer Iodine Gel is an antibacterial and absorbent agen...
  6. Cadexomer Iodine Gel PadCadexomer Iodine Gel Pad
    Cadexomer Iodine Gel PadGeneric Name: Cadexomer Iodine (kad-EX-oh-mer EYE-oh-dine)Brand Name: IodoflexCadexomer Iodine Gel Pad is used for:Cleansing and protecting wounds and sores (eg, wet ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, pressure sores, infected surgical wounds). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Cadexomer Iodine Gel Pad is an antibacterial and ...
  7. CaduetCaduet
    CaduetGeneric Name: amlodipine and atorvastatin (am LOE di peen and a TORE va sta tin)Brand Names: CaduetWhat is amlodipine and atorvastatin?Atorvastatin is in a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or "statins." Atorvastatin blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body.Amlodipine is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. Amlodipine re...
  8. CaduetCaduet
    CaduetGeneric name: Amlodipine and AtorvastatinBrand names: CaduetWhy is Caduet prescribed?Caduet is a combination of two drugs, amlodipine and atorvastatin. It's used for people who need both medications.Amlodipine is used to treat high blood pressure and angina. Angina is characterized by episodes of crushing chest pain that usually results from a lack of oxygen in the he...
  9. CaduetCaduet
    CaduetGeneric Name: amlodipine and atorvastatin (Oral route)am-LOE-di-peen BES-i-late, a-tor-va-STAT-in KAL-see-umCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CaduetAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Calcium Channel Blocker/HMG-COA Reductase Inhibitor CombinationPharmacologic Class: AmlodipineChemical Class: AmlodipineUses For CaduetAmlodipine and Atorvastati...
  10. CaduetCaduet
    Caduet Generic Name: Amlodipine/Atorvastatin (am-LOE-di-peen/a-TOR-va-STAT-in)Brand Name: CaduetCaduet is used for:Treating patients who have high cholesterol and high blood pressure or chest pain. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Caduet is a calcium channel blocker (amlodipine) and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (atorvastatin) combination. Aml...
  11. CafatineCafatine
    CafatineGeneric Name: caffeine and ergotamine (oral/rectal) (KAF een and er GOT a meen)Brand Names: Cafergot, MigergotWhat is caffeine and ergotamine?Caffeine is a stimulant that causes narrowing of blood vessels (vasoconstriction).Ergotamine is in a group of drugs called ergot alkaloids (ER-got AL-ka-loids). It works by narrowing the blood vessels around the brain. Ergotamine also a...
  12. CafcitCafcit
    CafcitGeneric Name: caffeine citrate (oral) (KAF een SIT rate)Brand Names: CafcitWhat is caffeine citrate?Caffeine citrate is a central nervous system stimulant. It also has effects on the lungs and metabolism.Caffeine citrate is used to treat breathing problems in premature infants.Caffeine citrate may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is t...
  13. CafcitCafcit
    CafcitGeneric Name: caffeine (Oral route, Parenteral route)KAF-eenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CafcitAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionUses For CafcitCaffeine belongs to the group of medicines called central nervous system (CNS) stimulants. It is used to help restore mental alertness when unusual tiredness or weakness or drowsiness occurs. Caffeine's use as an al...
  14. Cafcit SolutionCafcit Solution
    Cafcit SolutionGeneric Name: Caffeine (cah-FEEN)Brand Name: CafcitCafcit Solution is used for:Treating certain breathing problems in certain premature infants.Cafcit Solution is a methylxanthine. It works by stimulating the breathing center of the brain and widening certain airways in the lungs, which helps to improve breathing.Do NOT use Cafcit Solution if:you are allergic...
  15. Cafcit SolutionCafcit Solution
    Cafcit SolutionGeneric Name: Caffeine (cah-FEEN)Brand Name: CafcitCafcit Solution is used for:Treating certain breathing problems in certain premature infants.Cafcit Solution is a methylxanthine. It works by stimulating the breathing center of the brain and widening certain airways in the lungs, which helps to improve breathing.Do NOT use Cafcit Solution if:you are allergic...