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  1. Femring RingFemring Ring
    Femring RingGeneric Name: Estradiol (ES-tra-DYE-ol)Brand Name: Examples include Estring and FemringFemring Ring should not be used to prevent heart disease, heart attacks, strokes, or dementia. Estrogens have been shown to increase the risk of heart disease (including heart attack), stroke, dementia, serious blood clots (eg, in the lungs or legs), breast cancer, and cancer of the uterus in...
  2. FemtraceFemtrace
    FemtraceGeneric Name: estradiol oral (ess tra DYE ole)Brand Names: Estrace, Femtrace, GynodiolWhat is estradiol oral?Estradiol is a form of estrogen. Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body.Estradiol is used to treat symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes, and vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation. It is also used to prevent osteoporosis in wom...
  3. FemtraceFemtrace
    Femtrace Generic Name: Estradiol Acetate (ES-tra-dye-ole ASS-uh-tate)Brand Name: FemtraceEstrogens have been reported to increase the chance of womb (endometrial) cancer in women who have been through menopause, especially in women with a uterus who receive estrogen-only hormone therapy. Estrogens may also increase the risk of cancer of the ovary or breast. Estrogen-containing products sho...
  4. Fenesin DMFenesin DM
    Fenesin DMGeneric Name: dextromethorphan and guaifenesin (DEX troe me THOR fan and gwye FEN e sin)Brand Names: Allfen DM, Altarussin DM, Aquatab DM, Benylin Expectorant, Drituss DM, Extuss LA, Fenesin DM IR, Glycotuss-DM, Guaifen DM, Mucinex Children's Cough, Mucinex DM, MucusRelief DM, Naldecon DX Liquigel, Relacon LAX, Respa-DM, Robitussin Cough & Congestion, Tussi-Bid, Tussi-Organidin D...
  5. Fenesin DM IRFenesin DM IR
    Fenesin DM IRGeneric Name: dextromethorphan and guaifenesin (DEX troe me THOR fan and gwye FEN e sin)Brand Names: Allfen DM, Altarussin DM, Aquatab DM, Benylin Expectorant, Drituss DM, Extuss LA, Fenesin DM IR, Glycotuss-DM, Guaifen DM, Mucinex Children's Cough, Mucinex DM, MucusRelief DM, Naldecon DX Liquigel, Relacon LAX, Respa-DM, Robitussin Cough & Congestion, Tussi-Bid, Tussi-Organidi...
  6. FenicolFenicol
    FenicolGeneric Name: chloramphenicol (Ophthalmic route)klor-am-FEN-i-kolIntravenous routePowder for SolutionSerious and fatal blood dyscrasias (aplastic anemia, hypoplastic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and granulocytopenia) are known to occur after the administration of chloramphenicol. In addition, there have been reports of aplastic anemia attributed to chloramphenicol which later termina...
  7. fennelfennel
    fennelGeneric Name: fennel (FEH nell)Brand Names: What is fennel?The use of fennel in cultural and traditional settings may differ from concepts accepted by current Western medicine. When considering the use of herbal supplements, consultation with a primary health care professional is advisable. Additionally, consultation with a practitioner trained in the uses of herbal/health supple...
  8. FenofibrateFenofibrate
    FenofibrateBrand names: Lofibra, TricorWhy is Fenofibrate prescribed?Tricor is used, along with a special diet, to treat people with very high levels of triglycerides (a fatty substance in the blood). Tricor also improves cholesterol levels by lowering total cholesterol—including "bad" LDL cholesterol—and raising "good" HDL cholesterol. It works by promoting the dis...
  9. fenofibratefenofibrate
    fenofibrate (Oral route)fen-oh-FYE-brateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AntaraFenoglideLipofenLofibraTricorTriglideAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsuleTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicChemical Class: Fibric AcidUses For fenofibrateFenofibrate is used to lower triglyceride (fat-like substances) levels and cholesterol levels in the blood. This may h...
  10. FenofibrateFenofibrate
    Fenofibrate Generic Name: Fenofibrate (FEN-oh-FYE-brate)Brand Name: Examples include Antara and TricorFenofibrate is used for:Controlling high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. It is used in combination with a diet that is low in cholesterol and saturated fat.Fenofibrate is a lipid-lowering agent. It works by lowering elevated blood triglyceride levels by making...
  11. FenofibrateFenofibrate
    FenofibratePronunciation: (FEN-oh-FYE-brate)Class: AntihyperlipidemicTrade Names:Antara- Capsules 43 mg- Capsules 130 mgTrade Names:Fenoglide- Tablets 40 mg- Tablets 120 mgTrade Names:Lipofen- Capsules 50 mg- Capsules 150 mgTrade Names:Lofibra- Capsules 67 mg- Capsules 134 mg- Capsules 200 mg- Tablets 54 mg- Tablets 160 mgTrade Names:Tricor- Tablets ...
  12. fenofibric acidfenofibric acid
    fenofibric acidGeneric Name: fenofibric acid (FEN oh FYE brik AS id)Brand Names: Fibricor, TrilipixWhat is fenofibric acid?Fenofibric acid helps reduce cholesterol and triglycerides (fatty acids) in the blood. High levels of these types of fat in the blood are associated with an increased risk of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries).Fenofibric acid is used to treat high cholesterol and...
  13. fenofibric acidfenofibric acid
    fenofibric acid (Oral route)fen-oh-FYE-brik AS-idCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.FibricorTrilipixAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsule, Delayed ReleaseTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicChemical Class: Fibric AcidUses For fenofibric acidFenofibric acid is used together with proper diet to lower triglyceride (fat-like substances) levels and cholesterol levels...
  14. Fenofibric Acid Delayed-Release CapsulesFenofibric Acid Delayed-Release Capsules
    Fenofibric Acid Delayed-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Fenofibric Acid (FEN-oh-FYE-bric AS-id)Brand Name: TrilipixFenofibric Acid Delayed-Release Capsules are used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It may also be used in combinatio...
  15. Fenofibric AcidFenofibric Acid
    Fenofibric Acid Generic Name: Fenofibric Acid (FEN-oh-FYE-bric AS-id)Brand Name: FibricorFenofibric Acid is used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It may also be used in combination with other cholesterol-lowering medicines.Fen...