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  1. Drocon-CSDrocon-CS
    Drocon-CSGeneric Name: brompheniramine, hydrocodone, and pseudoephedrine (brom fen EER a meen, hye droe KOE dohn, soo doe e FED rin)Brand Names: Anaplex HD, Bromcomp HC, Bromph HD, Bromplex HD, BroveX HC, Drocon-CS, Endacof HC, J-Tan D HC, M-END, SymTan A, VisvexWhat is Drocon-CS (brompheniramine, hydrocodone, and pseudoephedrine)?Brompheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the n...
  2. dronabinoldronabinol
    dronabinolGeneric Name: dronabinol (droe NAH bih nol)Brand Names: MarinolWhat is dronabinol?Dronabinol is a man-made form of cannabis (marijuana is an herbal form of cannabis). Dronabinol causes many effects on your central nervous system.Dronabinol is used to treat loss of appetite in people with AIDS. It is also used to treat severe nausea and vomiting that is caused by cancer chem...
  3. dronabinoldronabinol
    dronabinol (Oral route)droe-NAB-i-nolCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MarinolAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleCapsule, Liquid FilledTherapeutic Class: AntiemeticChemical Class: CannabinoidUses For dronabinolDronabinol is used to prevent nausea and vomiting that may occur after treatment with cancer medicines. It is used only when other kinds of medicine for nausea ...
  4. DronabinolDronabinol
    Dronabinol Generic Name: Dronabinol (droe-NAB-i-nol)Brand Name: MarinolDronabinol is used for:Treating nausea and vomiting caused by cancer and chemotherapy in certain patients. It is also used to treat loss of appetite resulting in weight loss in patients who have AIDS. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Dronabinol is a cannabinoid. It works ...
  5. DronabinolDronabinol
    DronabinolPronunciation: (droe-NAB-ih-nahl)Class: Antiemetic, Antivertigo agentTrade Names:Marinol- Capsules, gelatin 2.5 mg- Capsules, gelatin 5 mg- Capsules, gelatin 10 mgPharmacologyPrincipal psychoactive substance derived from cannabis (marijuana); mechanism by which it prevents nausea and vomiting is unknown.PharmacokineticsAbsorption90% to 95% absorbed. T max appr...
  6. dronedaronedronedarone
    dronedaroneGeneric Name: dronedarone (droe NE da rone)Brand Names: MultaqWhat is dronedarone?Dronedarone is an antiarrhythmic medication that affects the rhythm of heartbeats.Dronedarone helps keep the heart beating normally in people with life-threatening heart rhythm disorders of the atrium (the upper chambers of the heart that allow blood to flow into the heart) and risk factors s...
  7. dronedaronedronedarone
    dronedarone (Oral route)droe-NE-da-roneOral routeTabletDronedarone hydrochloride is contraindicated in patients with NYHA Class IV heart failure, or NYHA Class II to III heart failure with a recent decompensation requiring hospitalization or referral to a specialized heart failure clinic.In a placebo-controlled study in patients with severe heart failure requiring recent hospitalization or...
  8. DronedaroneDronedarone
    Dronedarone Generic Name: Dronedarone (DROE-NE-da-rone)Brand Name: MultaqDronedarone should not be used in patients with severe (class IV) heart failure. It should also not be used in patients with mild to moderate (class II or III) heart failure who have recently had worsening symptoms that required hospitalization or special treatment. The risk of death may be increased in these patient...
  9. DronedaroneDronedarone
    DronedaronePronunciation: DROE-NA-da-roneClass: Antiarrhythmic agentTrade Names:Multaq- Tablets 400 mgPharmacologyExact mechanism is not known; has antiarrhythmic properties belonging to all 4 Vaughn-Williams classes.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionBioavailability is 4% without food; it increases to 15% when administered with a high-fat meal. T max is 3 to 6 h and steady-state co...
  10. droperidoldroperidol
    droperidolGeneric Name: droperidol (dro PER i dol)Brand Names: InapsineWhat is droperidol?Droperidol is a sedative, tranquilizer, and anti-nausea medication.Droperidol is used to reduce nausea and vomiting caused by surgery or other medical procedures.Droperidol may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I...
  11. droperidol Injectiondroperidol Injection
    droperidol (Injection route)droe-PER-i-dolIntramuscular routeSolutionCases of QT prolongation and/or torsade de pointes have been reported in patients receiving droperidol at doses at or below recommended doses. Some cases have occurred in patients with no known risk factors for QT prolongation and some cases have been fatal.Due to its potential for serious proarrhythmic effects and death,...
  12. DroperidolDroperidol
    Droperidol Generic Name: Droperidol (droe-PER-i-dole)Brand Name: InapsineInfrequent but possibly fatal heart problems have occurred with Droperidol when used at or even below recommended doses. Droperidol should only be used in patients who have developed serious side effects from or are intolerant to other therapies. It should not be used in patients with known or suspected heart rhythm...
  13. DroperidolDroperidol
    DroperidolPronunciation: (dro-PER-i-dahl)Class: General anestheticTrade Names:Droperidol- Injection 2.5 mg/mLPharmacologyProduces tranquilization, sedation and antiemetic effects, as well as mild alpha-adrenergic blockade, resulting in hypotension and decreased peripheral vascular resistance.PharmacokineticsDistributionVd is 1.5 L/kg (at steady-state). Biphasic distribution...
  14. drospirenone and estradioldrospirenone and estradiol
    drospirenone and estradiolGeneric Name: drospirenone and estradiol (droh SPYE re none ES tra dye ole)Brand Names: AngeliqWhat is drospirenone and estradiol?Drospirenone is a female hormone that helps regulate ovulation and menstruation.Estradiol is a female hormone involved in development and maintenance of the female reproductive system.Drospirenone and estradiol is used to treat ...
  15. drospirenone and estradioldrospirenone and estradiol
    drospirenone and estradiol (Oral route)droe-SPYE-re-none, es-tra-DYE-olOral routeTabletEstrogens with or without progestins should not be used for the prevention of cardiovascular disease or dementia.The Women's Health Initiative (WHI) study reported increased risks of myocardial infarction, stroke, invasive breast cancer, pulmonary emboli, and deep vein thrombosis in postmenopausal women ...