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  1. Levaquin IntravenousLevaquin Intravenous
    LevaquinGeneric Name: levofloxacin (Intravenous route)lee-voe-FLOX-a-sinOral routeTabletSolutionFluoroquinolones, including levofloxacin, are associated with an increased risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture in all ages. This risk is further increased in older patients usually over 60 years of age, in patients taking corticosteroid drugs, and in patients with kidney, heart or lung trans...
  2. LevaquinLevaquin
    Levaquin Generic Name: Levofloxacin (LEE-voe-FLOX-a-sin)Brand Name: LevaquinLevaquin is associated with an increased risk of tendon problems. These include pain, swelling, inflammation, and possible breakage of tendons. The risk of tendon problems is greater in patients who are over 60 years old patients who take corticosteroids (eg, prednisone), and in those who have received kidney, hea...
  3. Levaquin TabletsLevaquin Tablets
    LevaquinGeneric Name: Levofloxacin (LEE-voe-FLOX-a-sin)Brand Name: LevaquinLevaquin are associated with an increased risk of tendon problems. These include pain, swelling, inflammation, and possible breakage of tendons. The risk of tendon problems is greater in patients who are over 60 years old, patients who take corticosteroids (eg, prednisone), and in those who have received kidney, hea...
  4. Levaquin SolutionLevaquin Solution
    Levaquin SolutionGeneric Name: Levofloxacin (LEE-voe-FLOX-a-sin)Brand Name: LevaquinLevaquin Solution is associated with an increased risk of tendon problems. These include pain, swelling, inflammation, and possible breakage of tendons. The risk of tendon problems is greater in patients who are over 60 years old, patients who take corticosteroids (eg, prednisone), and in those who have rec...
  5. LevatolLevatol
    LevatolGeneric Name: penbutolol (pen byoo TOH lol)Brand Names: LevatolWhat is Levatol (penbutolol)?Penbutolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins).Penbutolol is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure).Penbutolol may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medic...
  6. LevatolLevatol
    Levatol Generic Name: Penbutolol (pen-BYOO-toe-lole)Brand Name: LevatolIf you have angina or have had heart problems, DO NOT suddenly stop taking Levatol without first consulting with your doctor. Severe chest pain, heart attack, very fast heart rate, and irregular heart rhythm may occur. If your doctor decides you should no longer take Levatol , the dosage should be gradually reduced acc...
  7. LevbidLevbid
    LevbidGeneric Name: hyoscyamine (hye oh SYE a meen)Brand Names: Anaspaz, Cystospaz, Hyospaz, Hyosyne, Levbid, Levsin, Levsin SL, Levsinex SR, Symax Duotab, Symax SL, Symax SRWhat is Levbid (hyoscyamine)?Hyoscyamine produces many effects in the body, including relief from muscle spasms.Hyoscyamine also reduces the fluid secretions of many organs and glands in the body, such as the st...
  8. LevbidLevbid
    LevbidGeneric name: Hyoscyamine sulfateBrand names: NuLev, Levbid, Levsinex, Anaspaz, LevsinWhy is Levbid prescribed?Levsin is an antispasmodic medication given to help treat various stomach, intestinal, and urinary tract disorders that involve cramps, colic, or other painful muscle contractions. Because Levsin has a drying effect, it may also be used to dry a runny nose or t...
  9. Levbid Extended-Release TabletsLevbid Extended-Release Tablets
    Levbid Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Hyoscyamine (HYE-oh-SYE-a-meen)Brand Name: Examples include Levbid and Symax SRLevbid Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Treating certain stomach, intestinal, and bladder conditions, including spasms. It is used to control stomach secretions and cramps. It is used to relieve the symptoms of colic, runny nose, and Parkinson-like proble...
  10. LevemirLevemir
    LevemirGeneric name: Insulin detemir [rDNA origin]Brand names: LevemirWhy is Levemir prescribed?Levemir is used to treat children and adults with type 1 diabetes and adults with type 2 diabetes for the control of high blood sugar. It is taken once or twice a day.Most important fact about LevemirLow blood sugar (hypoglycemia) is the most common side effect of Levemir. ...
  11. LevemirLevemir
    LevemirGeneric Name: insulin detemir (Subcutaneous route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LevemirAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntidiabeticPharmacologic Class: Insulin, Long ActingUses For LevemirInsulin is one of many hormones that help the body turn the food we eat into energy. This is done by using the glucose (sugar) in the blood as quick e...
  12. Levemir CartridgesLevemir Cartridges
    Levemir CartridgesGeneric Name: Insulin Detemir (IN-su-lin DE-te-mir)Brand Name: LevemirLevemir Cartridges are used for:Treating diabetes mellitus.Levemir Cartridges are a long-acting form of the hormone insulin. It works by helping your body to use sugar properly. This lowers the amount of glucose in the blood, which helps to treat diabetes.Do NOT use Levemir Cartridges if:\...
  13. Levemir CartridgesLevemir Cartridges
    Levemir CartridgesGeneric Name: Insulin Detemir (IN-su-lin DE-te-mir)Brand Name: LevemirLevemir Cartridges are used for:Treating diabetes mellitus.Levemir Cartridges are a long-acting form of the hormone insulin. It works by helping your body to use sugar properly. This lowers the amount of glucose in the blood, which helps to treat diabetes.Do NOT use Levemir Cartridges if:\...
  14. Levemir VialsLevemir Vials
    Levemir VialsGeneric Name: Insulin Detemir (IN-su-lin DE-te-mir)Brand Name: LevemirLevemir Vials are used for:Treating diabetes mellitus.Levemir Vials are a long-acting form of the hormone insulin. It works by helping your body to use sugar properly. This lowers the amount of glucose in the blood, which helps to treat diabetes.Do NOT use Levemir Vials if:you are allergic to...
  15. levetiracetamlevetiracetam
    levetiracetamGeneric Name: levetiracetam (LEE ve tye RA se tam)Brand Names: Keppra, Keppra XRWhat is levetiracetam?Levetiracetam is an anti-epileptic drug.Levetiracetam is used to treat partial onset seizures in adults and children who are at least 4 years old.Levetiracetam is also used to treat tonic-clonic seizures in adults and children who are at least 6 years old, and myocloni...