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  1. deferoxamine Injectiondeferoxamine Injection
    deferoxamine (Injection route)de-fer-OX-a-meenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.DesferalAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: Heavy Metal ChelatorUses For deferoxamineDeferoxamine is used to remove excess iron from the body. This may be necessary in certain patients with anemia who must receive many blood transfusions. It is also used to treat ...
  2. DeferoxamineDeferoxamine
    Deferoxamine Generic Name: Deferoxamine (de-fer-OX-a-meen)Brand Name: DesferalDeferoxamine is used for:Treating acute iron poisoning and chronic iron overload caused by anemias that require frequent blood transfusions.Deferoxamine is an iron-chelating agent. It works by binding to excess iron in the blood so that it can be removed by the kidneys and bowels.Do NOT use Deferoxa...
  3. DefinityDefinity
    DefinityGeneric Name: perflutren lipid microsphere (Intravenous route)per-FLOO-tren LIP-id MYE-kroe-sfeersInjection routeSuspensionSerious cardiopulmonary reactions, including fatalities, have occurred during or following perflutren-containing microsphere administration.Assess all patients for the presence of any condition that precludes perflutren lipid microsphere administration....
  4. DefinityDefinity
    Definity Generic Name: Perflutren (Lipid Microspheres) (per-FLOO-tren)Brand Name: DefinitySerious and sometimes fatal heart and lung problems have occurred during and within 30 minutes after administration of Definity . Do not use Definity if you have certain heart problems (eg, cardiac shunt). Tell your doctor if you have heart problems (eg, QT prolongation, recent heart attack, serious ...
  5. degarelixdegarelix
    DegarelixGeneric Name: degarelix (DEG a REL ix)Brand Names: DegarelixWhat is degarelix?Degarelix is a man-made form of a protein that reduces the amount of certain hormones in the body, including testosterone.Degarelix is used to treat prostate cancer.Degarelix may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I should ...
  6. degarelix Subcutaneousdegarelix Subcutaneous
    degarelix (Subcutaneous route)deg-a-REL-ixAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionPharmacologic Class: Luteinizing Hormone Releasing Hormone AntagonistUses For degarelixDegarelix is used in men to treat advanced prostate cancer. Degarelix is a type of medicine called a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist. It helps treat prostate cancer by lowering the amount of testo...
  7. DegarelixDegarelix
    DegarelixPronunciation: (DEG-a-REL-ix)Class: Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonistTrade Names:Degarelix- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 80 mg- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 120 mgPharmacologyBinds reversibly to the pituitary gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptors, thereby reducing the release of gonadotropin and consequently testosterone....
  8. Degarelix AcetateDegarelix Acetate
    Degarelix Acetate Generic Name: Degarelix Acetate (DEG-a-REL-ix)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Degarelix Acetate is used for:Treating advanced prostate cancer.Degarelix Acetate is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist. It works by decreasing the amount of testosterone in the body, which the tumor needs to grow.Do NOT use Degarelix Acetate ...
  9. Degest 2Degest 2
    Degest 2Generic Name: naphazoline ophthalmic (na FAZ oh leen)Brand Names: AK-Con, Albalon, Allerest Eye Drops, Clear Eyes, Degest 2, Estivin II, Nafazair, Naphcon, Naphcon Forte, VasoClear, VasoconWhat is Degest 2 (naphazoline ophthalmic)?Naphazoline ophthalmic causes constriction of blood vessels in the eyes. It also decreases itching and irritation of the eyes.Naphazoline ophthalm...
  10. Deka LiquidDeka Liquid
    Deka LiquidGeneric Name: Dexbrompheniramine/Dextromethorphan/Guaifenesin/Pseudoephedrine (dex-brome-fen-EER-a-meen/dex-troe-meth-OR-fan/gwye-FEN-e-sin/sue-doe-e-FED-rin)Brand Name: DekaDeka Liquid is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, runny nose, sneezing, cough, and throat and airway irritation due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be...
  11. Del-Aqua TopicalDel-Aqua Topical
    Del-AquaGeneric Name: benzoyl peroxide (Topical route)BEN-zoe-il per-OX-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.BenzacBenzagelBenzashaveBrevoxylClinac BPODel-AquaDesquamEthexDERM BPWFostex Benzoyl PeroxideLoroxideStridexTriazIn Canada10 Benzagel Acne Gel2.5 Benzagel Acne Gel2.5 Benzagel Acne Lotion5 Benzagel Acne Gel5 Benzagel Acne Lotion5 Benz...
  12. Del-BetaDel-Beta
    Del-BetaGeneric Name: betamethasone (Topical application route)bay-ta-METH-a-sone dye-PROE-pee-oh-nateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlphatrexDel-BetaDiprosoneIn CanadaDovobetOcclucortAvailable Dosage Forms:CreamLotionSprayOintmentTherapeutic Class: Corticosteroid, StrongPharmacologic Class: BetamethasoneUses For Del-BetaBetamethasone topic...
  13. DelacortDelacort
    DelacortGeneric Name: hydrocortisone (Topical application route)hye-droe-KOR-ti-soneCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Ala-CortAla-Scalp HPAnusol HCAquanil HCBeta HCCaldecortCetacortCorta-CapCortagel Extra StrengthCortaidCortAlo With AloeCorticaineCorticool Maximum StrengthCortizone-10Cortizone-5CotacortDelacortDermarestDermtex-HCFoille Cort\...
  14. DelatestrylDelatestryl
    DelatestrylGeneric Name: testosterone injection (tes TOS ter one)Brand Names: Andro LA 200, Delatestryl, Depandro 100, Depo-Testosterone, Testosterone Cypionate, Testosterone EnanthateWhat is Delatestryl (testosterone injection)?Testosterone is a naturally occurring sex hormone that is produced in a man's testicles. Small amounts of testosterone are also produced in a woman's ovaries ...
  15. DelatestrylDelatestryl
    Delatestryl Generic Name: Testosterone Enanthate (tes-TOS-ter-one)Brand Name: DelatestrylDelatestryl is used for:Treating symptoms of low testosterone in men when the body does not make any testosterone or not enough testosterone (hypogonadism). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. It is also used to treat certain types of breast cancer in women.\...