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  1. fosphenytoinfosphenytoin
    fosphenytoinGeneric Name: fosphenytoin (fos FEN i toyn)Brand Names: CerebyxWhat is fosphenytoin?Fosphenytoin is an anti-epileptic drug, also called an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing down impulses in the brain that cause seizures.Fosphenytoin is used to prevent or control seizures. Fosphenytoin is used only for a short time, such as 5 days, when other forms of phenytoin cannot be...
  2. fosphenytoin Injectionfosphenytoin Injection
    fosphenytoin (Injection route)fos-FEN-i-toinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CerebyxAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AnticonvulsantChemical Class: Hydantoin (class)Uses For fosphenytoinFosphenytoin is used to control seizures (convulsions) in the treatment of epilepsy. It is also used to prevent and treat seizures that occur during brain surgery. ...
  3. FosphenytoinFosphenytoin
    Fosphenytoin Generic Name: Fosphenytoin (fos-FEN-i-toin)Brand Name: CerebyxFosphenytoin is used for:Treating certain types of severe seizures (eg, status epilepticus). It is also used to prevent and treat seizures that may occur during or after brain or nervous system surgery. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Fosphenytoin is an anticonvulsan...
  4. FosphenytoinFosphenytoin
    Fosphenytoin SodiumPronunciation: (fos-FEN-i-toin SOE-dee-um)Class: Anticonvulsant, HydantoinTrade Names:Cerebyx- Injection 150 mg (phenytoin sodium 100 mg)- Injection 750 mg (phenytoin sodium 500 mg)PharmacologyFosphenytoin is a prodrug, which is converted to the active metabolite phenytoin. Appears to act at motor cortex by inhibiting spread of seizure activity. Possibly work...
  5. Fosphenytoin SodiumFosphenytoin Sodium
    Fosphenytoin SodiumPronunciation: (fos-FEN-i-toin SOE-dee-um)Class: Anticonvulsant, HydantoinTrade Names:Cerebyx- Injection 150 mg (phenytoin sodium 100 mg)- Injection 750 mg (phenytoin sodium 500 mg)PharmacologyFosphenytoin is a prodrug, which is converted to the active metabolite phenytoin. Appears to act at motor cortex by inhibiting spread of seizure activity. Possibly work...
  6. fospropofol Intravenousfospropofol Intravenous
    fospropofol (Intravenous route)fos-proe-POE-folCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LusedraAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Sedative-HypnoticUses For fospropofolFospropofol is used to make a person relax or sleep (be unconscious) before and during surgery or procedures. fospropofol is a strong sedative.fospropofol is available only with your doctor's ...
  7. FospropofolFospropofol
    FospropofolPronunciation: (fos-proe-POE-fol)Class: Sedative/HypnoticTrade Names:Lusedra- Injection, solution 35 mg/mLPharmacologyProdrug of propofol. Produces sedation/hypnosis with minimal excitation; decreases intraocular pressure and systemic vascular resistance; suppresses cardiac output and respiratory drive.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionAUC and C max are dose proportional...
  8. FosrenolFosrenol
    FosrenolGeneric Name: lanthanum carbonate (LAN than um CAR bo nayt )Brand Names: FosrenolWhat is lanthanum carbonate?Lanthanum carbonate is used for reducing phosphate levels in patients with end stage renal disease. High levels of phosphate can lead to complications with calcium absorption, resulting in serious medical problems.Lanthanum prevents the body from absorbing phosphate, a...
  9. FosrenolFosrenol
    FosrenolGeneric Name: lanthanum carbonate (Oral route)LAN-tha-num KAR-bo-nateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.FosrenolAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, ChewableTherapeutic Class: Phosphate BinderUses For FosrenolLanthanum is used to treat hyperphosphatemia (too much phosphate in the blood) in patients with kidney disease who are on dialysis.This medicine is availab...
  10. FosrenolFosrenol
    Fosrenol Generic Name: Lanthanum Carbonate (LAN-tha-num)Brand Name: FosrenolFosrenol is used for:Reducing serum phosphate in patients with end-stage kidney disease. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Fosrenol is a phosphate binder. It works by blocking the absorption of phosphate, which reduces phosphate and calcium phosphate levels in the blo...
  11. FosteumFosteum
    FosteumGeneric Name: cholecalciferol, genistein, and zinc chelazome (KOE le kal SIF er ol, GEN i styne, and ZINK KEE la zome)Brand Names: FosteumWhat is Fosteum (cholecalciferol, genistein, and zinc chelazome)?Cholecalciferol is vitamin D3. Vitamin D is important for the absorption of calcium from the stomach and for the functioning of calcium in the body.Genistein is an isoflavone ...
  12. FosteumFosteum
    Fosteum Generic Name: Cholecalciferol/Genistein/Zinc Chelazome (KOE-le-kal-SIF-er-ol/JEN-is-teen/zink)Brand Name: FosteumFosteum is used for:Dietary management of osteopenia and osteoporosis (weak bones).Fosteum is a medical food. It works by slowing down bone breakdown activity and speeding up bone building activity.Do NOT use Fosteum if:you are allergic to any ingredie...
  13. Fostex CreamFostex Cream
    Fostex CreamGeneric Name: Salicylic Acid (sal-ih-SILL-ik AS-id)Brand Name: Examples include Fostex and Stridex Body FocusFostex Cream is used for:Treating acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Fostex Cream is a topical salicylate. It works by causing the skin to swell, soften, and then slough or peel in areas where it is applied.Do NOT use ...
  14. Fostex Bar 10%Fostex Bar 10%
    Fostex Bar 10%Generic Name: benzoyl peroxide topical (BEN zoyl per OX ide)Brand Names: Acne Treatment, Acne-Clear, Benzac AC, Benzac W, Benzagel-5, Benzashave 10, Benzashave 5, Benziq, Benziq LS, Benziq Wash, Brevoxyl, Brevoxyl Acne Wash Kit, Brevoxyl-4 Creamy Wash Complete Pack, Brevoxyl-8 Creamy Wash Complete Pack, Breze, Clearplex, Clearskin, Clinac BPO, Desquam-E, Desquam-X 10, Desquam-X 5...
  15. Fostex Benzoyl Peroxide TopicalFostex Benzoyl Peroxide Topical
    Fostex Benzoyl PeroxideGeneric 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...