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  1. fosamprenavirfosamprenavir
    fosamprenavirGeneric Name: fosamprenavir (FOS am pren a veer)Brand names: Lexiva, TelzirWhat is fosamprenavir?Fosamprenavir is an antiviral medication in a group of HIV medicines called protease (PRO-tee-ayz) inhibitors. Fosamprenavir prevents human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body.Fosamprenavir is used to treat HIV, which causes acquired immunodeficie...
  2. fosamprenavirfosamprenavir
    fosamprenavir (Oral route)fos-am-PREN-a-virCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LexivaAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletSuspensionTherapeutic Class: Antiretroviral AgentPharmacologic Class: Protease InhibitorUses For fosamprenavirFosamprenavir is a protease inhibitor. It is used in combination with other medicines to treat patients who are infected with the human immunod...
  3. FosamprenavirFosamprenavir
    Fosamprenavir Generic Name: Fosamprenavir (FOS-am-PREN-a-vir)Brand Name: LexivaFosamprenavir is used for:Treating HIV infection in some patients when used in combination with certain other medicines.Fosamprenavir is an HIV protease inhibitor. It works by slowing the growth of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.Do NOT use Fosamprenavir if:you are allergic to any ingredient i...
  4. Fosamprenavir SuspensionFosamprenavir Suspension
    Fosamprenavir SuspensionGeneric Name: Fosamprenavir (FOS-am-PREN-a-vir)Brand Name: LexivaFosamprenavir Suspension is used for:Treating HIV infection in some patients when used in combination with certain other medicines.Fosamprenavir Suspension is an HIV protease inhibitor. It works by slowing the growth of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.Do NOT use Fosamprenavir Suspension if:...
  5. Fosamprenavir calciumFosamprenavir calcium
    Fosamprenavir calciumBrand names: LexivaWhy is Fosamprenavir calcium prescribed?Lexiva is prescribed for adults with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. HIV undermines the immune system, reducing the body's ability to fight off other infections and eventually leading to the deadly condition known as acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).Lexiva slows the progres...
  6. Fosamprenavir CalciumFosamprenavir Calcium
    Fosamprenavir CalciumPronunciation: (FOS-am-PREN-a-vir KAL-see-um)Class: Protease inhibitorTrade Names:Lexiva- Tablets 700 mg (equivalent to approximately amprenavir 600 mg)- Suspension, oral 50 mg/mL (equivalent to approximately amprenavir 43 mg/mL)Telzir (Canada)PharmacologyFosamprenavir is a prodrug of amprenavir that inhibits HIV-1 protease, the enzyme required to form fu...
  7. fosaprepitantfosaprepitant
    fosaprepitantGeneric Name: fosaprepitant (FOS a PREP i tan t)Brand Names: Emend for InjectionWhat is fosaprepitant?Fosaprepitant blocks the actions of chemicals in the body that trigger nausea and vomiting.Fosaprepitant is used together with other medications to prevent nausea and vomiting that may be caused by cancer chemotherapy.Fosaprepitant is given ahead of time and will not t...
  8. fosaprepitant Intravenousfosaprepitant Intravenous
    fosaprepitant (Intravenous route)fos-ap-RE-pi-tantCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.EmendAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntiemeticPharmacologic Class: Neurokinin-1 Receptor AntagonistUses For fosaprepitantFosaprepitant is used with other medicines to prevent nausea and vomiting that may occur during cancer treatment (chemotherapy) .f...
  9. Fosaprepitant pimozideFosaprepitant pimozide
    Fosaprepitant pimozideGeneric Name: Fosaprepitant (FOS-ap-RE-pi-tant)Brand Name: Emend for InjectionFosaprepitant pimozide is used for:Preventing nausea and vomiting associated with certain types of cancer medicines (chemotherapy). It is used in combination with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Fosaprepitant pimozide is an ant...
  10. Fosaprepitant DimeglumineFosaprepitant Dimeglumine
    Fosaprepitant DimegluminePronunciation: (FOS-ap-RE-pi-tant dye-MEG-loo-meen)Class: AntiemeticTrade Names:Emend- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 115 mgPharmacologyFosaprepitant is a prodrug of aprepitant, which is a selective high-affinity antagonist of human substance P/neurokinin 1 receptors.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionFollowing a single IV injection, mean AUC and...
  11. foscarnetfoscarnet
    foscarnetGeneric Name: foscarnet (fos KAR net)Brand Names: FoscavirWhat is foscarnet?Foscarnet is an antiviral medication that prevents certain virus cells from multiplying in your body.Foscarnet is used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in people with AIDS.Foscarnet is also used to treat herpes simplex virus (HSV) in people with a weak immune system. Foscarnet is usually gi...
  12. foscarnet Intravenousfoscarnet Intravenous
    foscarnet (Intravenous route)fos-KAR-netIntravenous routeSolutionRenal impairment is the major toxicity of foscarnet sodium. Frequent monitoring of serum creatinine, with dose adjustment for changes in renal function, and adequate hydration with administration of foscarnet sodium, is imperative.Seizures, related to alterations in plasma minerals and electrolytes, have been associated with ...
  13. FoscarnetFoscarnet
    Foscarnet Generic Name: Foscarnet (fos-KAR-net)Brand Name: FoscavirFoscarnet may cause kidney damage or seizures. Notify your doctor immediately if you experience a change in the amount of urine. It is important you receive appropriate amounts of fluid (hydration) when Foscarnet is used. Your doctor will monitor your blood and kidneys while you are using Foscarnet .Foscarnet ...
  14. Foscarnet Sodium (Phosphonoformic Acid)Foscarnet Sodium (Phosphonoformic Acid)
    Foscarnet Sodium( Phosphonoformic Acid ) Pronunciation: (foss-CAR-net SO-dee-uhm)Class: Antiviral agentTrade Names:Foscarnet Sodium- Injection 24 mg/mLPharmacologyInhibits replication of all known herpes viruses, including cytomegalovirus (CMV), herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 (HSV-1, HSV-2), human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and varicella-zoster virus (VZ...
  15. FoscavirFoscavir
    FoscavirGeneric Name: foscarnet (fos KAR net)Brand Names: FoscavirWhat is Foscavir (foscarnet)?Foscarnet is an antiviral medication that prevents certain virus cells from multiplying in your body.Foscarnet is used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in people with AIDS.Foscarnet is also used to treat herpes simplex virus (HSV) in people with a weak immune system. Foscarnet is...