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  1. K-TabK-Tab
    K-TabGeneric name: Potassium chlorideBrand names: Slow-K, K-Dur, K-Tab, Kaon-CL, Klor-Con, Micro-KWhy is K-Tab prescribed?Micro-K is used to treat or prevent low potassium levels in people who may face potassium loss caused by digitalis, non-potassium-sparing diuretics, and certain diseases.Potassium plays an essential role in the proper functioning of a wide range of syste...
  2. K-TabK-Tab
    K-TabGeneric Name: potassium supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Effer-KGlu-KK+Care ETK-LyteK-Lyte ClK-TabPotassiminTri-KUrocit-K 10In CanadaK-10 SolutionKaochlor 10Kaochlor 20KaonK-LorK-Lyte/CiPotassium ChloridePotassium-RougierRoychlorAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, EffervescentSolutionCapsul...
  3. K-Tabs Extended-Release TabletsK-Tabs Extended-Release Tablets
    K-Tabs Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Potassium Chloride (po-TAS-ee-um KLOR-ide)Brand Name: Examples include K-Tabs and Klor-ConK-Tabs Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Preventing or treating low blood potassium levels in certain patients. Low blood potassium levels may be caused by certain diseases, severe or prolonged episodes of vomiting or diarrhea, certain medicines...
  4. K-TanK-Tan
    K-TanGeneric Name: phenylephrine and pyrilamine (FEN il EFF rin and pir IL a meen)Brand Names: Aldex D, Deconsal CT Tannate, K-Tan, Pyril Tann-12, Pyrlex PD, Ry-T-12, Ryna-12, Ryna-12S, Rynesa 12S, V-Tann, Viravan-S, Viravan-TWhat is this drug?Phenylephrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (stuffy nose)...
  5. K-TanK-Tan
    K-Tan Generic Name: Phenylephrine/Pyrilamine (fen-il-EF-rin/peer-IL-a-meen)Brand Name: Examples include K-Tan and Ryna-12K-Tan is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, sinus pressure, runny nose, and sneezing due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.K-Tan is an antihistamine and d...
  6. K-Tan 4 SuspensionK-Tan 4 Suspension
    K-Tan 4 SuspensionGeneric Name: Phenylephrine/Pyrilamine (fen-il-EF-rin/peer-IL-a-meen)Brand Name: Examples include Ryna-12 S and Rynesa 12SK-Tan 4 Suspension is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, sinus pressure, runny nose, and sneezing due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.K...
  7. K-vescentK-vescent
    K-vescentGeneric Name: potassium bicarbonate (poe tass EE um)Brand Names: Effervescent Potassium, K-Effervescent, K-vescentWhat is K-vescent (potassium bicarbonate)?Potassium is a mineral that is found naturally in foods and is necessary for many normal functions of your body, especially the beating of your heart.Potassium bicarbonate is used to prevent or to treat a potassium defic...
  8. K+Care ETK+Care ET
    K+Care ETGeneric Name: potassium supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Effer-KGlu-KK+Care ETK-LyteK-Lyte ClK-TabPotassiminTri-KUrocit-K 10In CanadaK-10 SolutionKaochlor 10Kaochlor 20KaonK-LorK-Lyte/CiPotassium ChloridePotassium-RougierRoychlorAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, EffervescentSolutionCa...
  9. Ka-Pec LiquidKa-Pec Liquid
    Ka-Pec LiquidGeneric Name: Attapulgite (at-ah-PULL-gyte)Brand Name: Examples include Ka-Pec and Kao-Tin Advanced FormulaKa-Pec Liquid is used for:Treating diarrhea and cramping. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Ka-Pec Liquid is an adsorbent. It works by adsorbing fluid, which helps to decrease the number of diarrhea stools.Do NOT use Ka-Pec ...
  10. KadianKadian
    KadianGeneric name: Morphine sulfateBrand names: Kadian, MS ContinWhy is Kadian prescribed?MS Contin, a controlled-release tablet containing morphine, is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. While regular morphine is usually given every 4 hours, MS Contin is typically taken every 12 hours—only twice a day. The Kadian brand may be taken once or twice a day. The drugs...
  11. Kadian Extended-Release CapsulesKadian Extended-Release Capsules
    Kadian Extended-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Morphine (MOR-feen)Brand Name: KadianKadian Extended-Release Capsules contains morphine, a narcotic pain medicine. Tell your doctor if you have a history of alcohol or other substance abuse or dependence before you use Kadian Extended-Release Capsules.Kadian Extended-Release Capsules are used to treat constant (around-the-clock), moderate to ...
  12. KalbitorKalbitor
    KalbitorGeneric Name: ecallantide (Subcutaneous route)e-KAL-lan-tideSubcutaneous routeSolutionAnaphylaxis:Anaphylaxis has been reported after administration of ecallantide. Because of the risk of anaphylaxis, ecallantide should only be administered by a healthcare professional with appropriate medical support to manage anaphylaxis and hereditary angioedema. Healthcare professionals...
  13. KalbitorKalbitor
    Kalbitor Generic Name: Ecallantide (e-KAL-lan-tide)Brand Name: KalbitorSevere, and sometimes life-threatening, allergic reactions have occurred in patients who use Kalbitor . These symptoms can be similar to the condition you are being treated for, hereditary angioedema (HAE). Tell your doctor right away if you have any symptoms of an allergic reaction, including rash; hives; itching; diff...
  14. KaletraKaletra
    KaletraGeneric name: Lopinavir, RitonavirBrand names: KaletraWhy is Kaletra prescribed?Kaletra combats the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). HIV is the deadly virus that undermines the infection-fighting capacity of the body's immune system, eventually leading to AIDS.Kaletra is a combination of two drugs, lopinavir and ritonavir, both of which fall into the drug category...
  15. KaletraKaletra
    KaletraGeneric Name: lopinavir and ritonavir (Oral route)loe-PIN-a-vir, rit-OH-na-virCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.KaletraAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsule, Liquid FilledSolutionTherapeutic Class: Antiretroviral AgentPharmacologic Class: Protease InhibitorUses For KaletraThe combination of lopinavir and ritonavir is used in the treatment of the infecti...