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  1. KapectolinKapectolin
    Kapectolin Generic Name: Kaolin/Pectin (KAY-oh-lin/PEK-tin)Brand Name: KapectolinKapectolin is used for:Treating diarrhea.Kapectolin is an adsorbent and protectant combination. It works by absorbing excess fluid and reducing intestinal movement.Do NOT use Kapectolin if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Kapectolin Contact your doctor or health care provider right ...
  2. Kapectolin (New Formula)Kapectolin (New Formula)
    Kapectolin (New Formula)Generic Name: bismuth subsalicylate (BIZ muth sub sa LISS i late)Brand Names: Bismarex, Bismatrol, Bismatrol Maximum Strength, Childrens Kaopectate, Kao-Tin Bismuth Subsalicylate Formula, Kaopectate, Kapectolin (New Formula), Maalox Total Stomach Relief, Peptic Relief, Pepto-Bismol, Pepto-Bismol Maximum Strength, Pink BismuthWhat is Kapectolin (New Formula) (bism...
  3. KapidexKapidex
    KapidexGeneric Name: dexlansoprazole (DEX lan SOE pra zol)Brand Names: KapidexWhat is dexlansoprazole?Dexlansoprazole decreases the amount of acid produced in the stomach.Dexlansoprazole is used to treat heartburn caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and to heal erosive esophagitis (damage to the esophagus from stomach acid).Dexlansoprazole may also be used for other p...
  4. KapidexKapidex
    KapidexGeneric Name: dexlansoprazole (Oral route)dex-lan-SOE-pra-zoleCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.KapidexAvailable Dosage Forms:Capsule, Delayed ReleasePharmacologic Class: Proton Pump InhibitorUses For KapidexDexlansoprazole is used to treat certain conditions in which there is too much acid in the stomach. It is used to treat erosive esophagitis or "heartb...
  5. Kapidex Delayed-Release CapsulesKapidex Delayed-Release Capsules
    Kapidex Delayed-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Dexlansoprazole (DEX-lan-SOE-pra-zole)Brand Name: KapidexKapidex Delayed-Release Capsules are used for:Healing and maintaining healing of irritation of the esophagus. It is also used to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) (eg, heartburn). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Kapide...
  6. KaridiumKaridium
    KaridiumGeneric Name: fluoride (FLOR ide)Brand Names: Altaflor, Ethedent Chewable, Fluor-A-Day, Fluoritab, Flura-Drops, Flura-Loz, Flura-Tab, Karidium, Lozi-Flur, Luride, Nafrinse, Pharmaflur, Pharmaflur 1.1What is Karidium (fluoride)?Fluoride is a substance that strengthens tooth enamel. This helps to prevent dental cavities.Fluoride is used as a medication to prevent tooth decay i...
  7. Karidium DropsKaridium Drops
    Karidium DropsGeneric Name: Sodium Fluoride (SO-dee-um FLOR-ide)Brand Name: Examples include Karidium and LurideKaridium Drops are used for:Preventing cavities in children older than 6 months of age when the amount of fluoride in the water supply is too low.Karidium Drops are a mineral. It works by strengthening the teeth and decreasing the effects of acid and bacteria on the tee...
  8. KarivaKariva
    KarivaGeneric Name: ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel (EH thih nill ess tra DYE ole and des oh JESS trel)Brand Names: Apri, Cesia, Cyclessa, Desogen, Kariva, Mircette, Ortho-Cept, Reclipsen, Solia, VelivetWhat is Kariva (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel)?Ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel contains a combination of female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an o...
  9. KasofKasof
    KasofGeneric Name: docusate (DOK ue sate)Brand Names: Colace, Correctol Softgel Extra Gentle, Diocto, Doc-Q-Lace, Docu Soft, Docusoft S, DOK, DOS, DSS, Fleet Sof-Lax, Genasoft, Kasof, Sur-Q-LaxWhat is Kasof (docusate)?Docusate is a stool softener. It makes bowel movements softer and easier to pass.Docusate is used to treat constipation, and to reduce pain or rectal damage caused by ...
  10. kavakava
    kavaGeneric Name: kava (KA vah)Brand Names: What is kava?Kava is also known as Piper methysticum, awa, kava-kava, kew, tonga, ava, ava pepper, intoxicating pepper, kawa, kava pepper, kava root, rauschpfeffer, sakau, tonga, wurzelstock, and yangona.Kava has been used to induce and improve sleep, and to decrease anxiety, nervousness, stress, and restlessness.Kava has not been approve...
  11. KavaKava
    Kava Generic Name: Kava (Not applicable.)Brand Name: Generics only. No brands available.Infrequent (possibly fatal) liver disease may occur with use of kava products. Stop using kava and seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe nausea, extreme fatigue, stomach pain, dark urine, or yellowing of the skin, eyes, or nails.Kava is used for:Nervousness, trouble sleep...
  12. KayexalateKayexalate
    KayexalateGeneric Name: sodium polystyrene sulfonate (SOE dee um pol ee STEER een SUL foe nate)Brand Names: Kayexalate, KionexWhat is Kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate)?Sodium polystyrene sulfonate affects the exchange of sodium and potassium in the body.Sodium polystyrene sulfonate is used to treat high levels of potassium in the blood, also called hyperkalemia.Sodium poly...
  13. KayexalateKayexalate
    KayexalateGeneric Name: sodium polystyrene sulfonate (Oral route)SOE-dee-um pol-ee-STYE-reen SUL-foe-nateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.KalexateKayexalateKionexIn CanadaPms-Sodium Polystyrene SulfonateAvailable Dosage Forms:SuspensionPowder for SuspensionTherapeutic Class: Exchange ResinUses For KayexalateSodium polystyrene sulfonate is used to tre...
  14. Kayexalate PowderKayexalate Powder
    Kayexalate PowderGeneric Name: Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate (SOE-dee-um POL-ee-STYE-reen SUL-foe-nate)Brand Name: Examples include Kayexalate and KionexKayexalate Powder is used for:Treating high potassium levels in the blood.Kayexalate Powder is a potassium-removing resin. It works by drawing potassium into the large intestine and then removing it from the body.Do NOT use Kaye...
  15. KeflexKeflex
    KeflexGeneric name: Cephalexin hydrochlorideBrand names: Keftab, KeflexWhy is Keflex prescribed?Keflex and Keftab are cephalosporin antibiotics. They are prescribed for bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, the middle ear, the bones, the skin, and the reproductive and urinary systems. Because they are effective for only certain types of bacterial infections, before b...