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  1. Ergoloid Mesylates (Dihydrogenated Ergot Alkaloids; Dihydroergotoxine)Ergoloid Mesylates (Dihydrogenated Ergot Alkaloids; Dihydroergotoxine)
    Ergoloid Mesylates( Dihydrogenated Ergot Alkaloids ; Dihydroergotoxine ) Pronunciation: (err-GO-loyd MEH-suh-lates)Class: Psychotherapeutic agentTrade Names:Gerimal- Tablets, oral 1 mg- Tablets, sublingual 0.5 mg- Tablets, sublingual 1 mgTrade Names:Hydergine- Liquid 1 mg/mL- Tablets, oral 1 mg- Tablets, sublingual 0.5 mg- Tablets...
  2. ErgomarErgomar
    ErgomarGeneric Name: ergotamine (er GOT a meen)Brand Names: ErgomarWhat is Ergomar (ergotamine)?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 affects blood flow patterns that are associated with certain types of headaches.Ergotamine is used to treat a migraine type headache.T...
  3. ErgomarErgomar
    Ergomar Generic Name: Ergotamine ( er-GOT-a-meen)Brand Name: ErgomarA serious and sometimes fatal decrease in blood flow to the extremities (eg, hands, feet) or brain may occur if Ergomar is taken with certain medicines that affect liver metabolism. Do not take Ergomar if you also take macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), certain HIV protease inhibitors (eg, ritonavir), or certain a...
  4. ErgonovineErgonovine
    Ergonovine Generic Name: Ergonovine (er-goe-NOE-veen)Brand Name: Generic only. No brand available.Ergonovine is used for:Preventing and treating bleeding after delivery of a baby or an abortion. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Ergonovine is a uterine stimulant. It works by increasing uterine contractions, which helps reduce blood loss after...
  5. Ergonovine MaleateErgonovine Maleate
    Ergonovine MaleatePronunciation: (ehr-go-NO-veen MAL-ee-ate)Class: Uterine stimulantTrade Names:Ergotrate- Tablets 0.2 mgPharmacologyIncreases strength, duration, and frequency of uterine contractions and decreases uterine bleeding.PharmacokineticsOnsetProduces a firm tetanic contraction of postpartum uterus within 6 to 15 min that, in the course of about 90 min, gradually ...
  6. ergotamineergotamine
    ergotamineGeneric Name: ergotamine (er GOT a meen)Brand Names: ErgomarWhat is ergotamine?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 affects blood flow patterns that are associated with certain types of headaches.Ergotamine is used to treat a migraine type headache.This medi...
  7. ErgotamineErgotamine
    Ergotamine Generic Name: Ergotamine ( er-GOT-a-meen)Brand Name: ErgomarA serious and sometimes fatal decrease in blood flow to the extremities (eg, hands, feet) or brain may occur if Ergotamine is taken with certain medicines that affect liver metabolism. Do not take Ergotamine if you also take macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), certain HIV protease inhibitors (eg, ritonavir), or ...
  8. Ergotamine TartrateErgotamine Tartrate
    Ergotamine TartratePronunciation: (er-GOT-a-meen TAR-trate)Class: Ergotamine derivativeTrade Names:Ergomar- Tablets, sublingual 2 mgPharmacologyReduces extracranial blood flow, causes decline in amplitude of pulsation in the cranial arteries, and decreases hyperperfusion of the territory of the basilar artery; produces constriction of both arteries and veins.PharmacokineticsA...
  9. Ergotamine tartrate, CaffeineErgotamine tartrate, Caffeine
    Ergotamine tartrate, CaffeineBrand names: CafergotWhy is Ergotamine tartrate, Caffeine prescribed?Cafergot is prescribed for the relief or prevention of vascular headaches—for example, migraine, migraine variants, or cluster headaches.Most important fact about Ergotamine tartrate, CaffeineThe excessive use of Cafergot can lead to ergot poisoning resulting in sympt...
  10. erlotiniberlotinib
    erlotinibGeneric Name: erlotinib (er LOE ti nib)Brand Names: TarcevaWhat is erlotinib?Erlotinib is a cancer chemotherapy medication. Erlotinib interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body.Erlotinib is used in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.Erlotinib may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guid...
  11. erlotiniberlotinib
    erlotinib (Oral route)er-LOE-ti-nibCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.TarcevaAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Antineoplastic AgentPharmacologic Class: Tyrosine Kinase InhibitorUses For erlotinibErlotinib belongs to the group of medicines called antineoplastics. It is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer after the failure of other chemotherapy trea...
  12. ErlotinibErlotinib
    Erlotinib Generic Name: Erlotinib (er-LOE-ti-nib)Brand Name: TarcevaErlotinib is used for:Treating certain types of advanced lung cancer after at least one trial of chemotherapy has failed.Erlotinib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor. It works by blocking growth stimulatory signals in cancer cells, which helps stop cancer cells from growing.Do NOT use Erlotinib if:you are al...
  13. ErlotinibErlotinib
    ErlotinibPronunciation: (er-LOE-tye-nib)Class: Epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitorTrade Names:Tarceva- Tablets 25 mg- Tablets 100 mg- Tablets 150 mgPharmacologyInhibits intracellular phosphorylation of tyrosine kinase associated with epidermal growth factor receptor.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionApproximately 60% after oral administration; increased to almost 100% by...
  14. ErrinErrin
    ErrinGeneric Name: norethindrone (nor eth IN drone)Brand Names: Aygestin, Camila, Errin, Jolivette, Nor-QD, Nora-Be, Ortho MicronorWhat is Errin (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 harder...
  15. Errin Oral, Parenteral, VaginalErrin Oral, Parenteral, Vaginal
    ErrinGeneric 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/JellyCreamKitUs...