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  1. LithiumLithium
    LithiumPronunciation: (LITH-ee-uhm)Class: Antipsychotic agentTrade Names:Eskalith- Capsules 300 mg lithium carbonate (8.12 mEq lithium)Trade Names:Lithobid- Tablets, slow-release 300 mg lithium carbonate (8.12 mEq lithium)Trade Names:Lithonate- Capsules 300 mg lithium carbonate (8.12 mEq lithium)Trade Names:Lithotabs- Tablets 300 mg lithium carbonate (8.12 mEq li...
  2. Lithium carbonateLithium carbonate
    Lithium carbonateBrand names: Eskalith CR Lithobid, EskalithWhy is Lithium carbonate prescribed?Eskalith is used to treat the manic episodes of manic-depressive illness, a condition in which a person's mood swings from depression to excessive excitement. A manic episode may involve some or all of the following symptoms:AggressivenessElationFast, urgent talkingFrenetic...
  3. LithobidLithobid
    LithobidGeneric Name: lithium (Oral route)LITH-ee-umOral routeSolutionLithium toxicity is closely related to serum lithium levels, and can occur at doses close to therapeutic levels. Facilities for prompt and accurate serum lithium determinations should be available before initiating therapy .Lithium toxicity is closely related to serum lithium levels, and can occur at doses close to t...
  4. Lithobid Controlled-Release and Extended-Release TabletsLithobid Controlled-Release and Extended-Release Tablets
    Lithobid Controlled-Release and Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Lithium (LITH-ee-um)Brand Name: Examples include Eskalith CR and LithobidSymptoms of toxicity may sometimes occur even with normal doses of Lithobid Controlled-Release and Extended-Release Tablets. Do not exceed the recommended dose. Your doctor should monitor your blood lithium levels routinely to help prevent lithium t...
  5. LithostatLithostat
    LithostatGeneric Name: acetohydroxamic acid (a SEET oh HYE drox AM ik AS id)Brand Names: LithostatWhat is Lithostat (acetohydroxamic acid)?Acetohydroxamic acid works by preventing bacteria from increasing ammonia levels in urine. Increased ammonia in urine can lead to a certain type of kidney stone.Acetohydroxamic acid is used together with antibiotics to treat bladder infections ca...
  6. LithostatLithostat
    Lithostat Generic Name: Acetohydroxamic Acid (ass-EE-toe-high-drox-AM-ic)Brand Name: LithostatLithostat is used for:Treating certain types of chronic urinary infections (urea-splitting) in combination with surgery (for patients with stones) or antibiotic medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Lithostat is a urease inhibitor. It works by...
  7. Little Bottoms Daily Care SprayLittle Bottoms Daily Care Spray
    Little Bottoms Daily Care Spray Generic Name: Dimethicone (dye-METH-i-kone)Brand Name: Little Bottoms Daily Care SprayLittle Bottoms Daily Care Spray is used for:Temporarily protecting and relieving minor skin irritations (eg, diaper rash). It also helps to seal out wetness. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by the patient's doctor.This product is a skin pro...
  8. Little Colds Decongestant DropsLittle Colds Decongestant Drops
    Little Colds Decongestant DropsGeneric Name: Phenylephrine (FEN-il-EF-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Dimetapp Decongestant and Little Colds DecongestantLittle Colds Decongestant Drops are used for:Relieving congestion due to colds, flu, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Little Colds Decongestant Drops are a decongestant. It wor...
  9. Little Colds Decongestant/Cough DropsLittle Colds Decongestant/Cough Drops
    Little Colds Decongestant/Cough DropsGeneric Name: Dextromethorphan/Phenylephrine (DEX-troe-meth-OR-fan/FEN-il-EF-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Albatussin Pediatric Drops and Little Colds Decongestant/CoughLittle Colds Decongestant/Cough Drops are used for:Relieving congestion and cough due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by ...
  10. Little Colds Multi-Symptom DropsLittle Colds Multi-Symptom Drops
    Little Colds Multi-Symptom DropsGeneric Name: Acetaminophen/Dextromethorphan/Phenylephrine (a-seet-a-MIN-oh-fen/dex-troe-meth-OR-fan/fen-ill-EF-rin)Brand Name: Little Colds Multi-SymptomLittle Colds Multi-Symptom Drops are used for:Relieving pain, congestion, and cough due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Little Co...
  11. Little TummysLittle Tummys
    Little TummysGeneric Name: simethicone (sye METH i cone)Brand Names: Alka-Seltzer Anti-Gas, Equalize Gas Relief Drops, Gas Aide, Gas-X, Gas-X Extra Strength, Gas-X Infant Drops, Gas-X Maximum Strength, Gas-X Thin Strips Cinnamon, Gas-X Thin Strips Peppermint, Gas-X Tongue Twisters Thin Strips Children's, Genasyme, Infantaire Gas Relief, Little Tummys, Maalox Anti-Gas, Maalox Anti-Gas Extra Str...
  12. LivaloLivalo
    LivaloGeneric Name: pitavastatin (Oral route)pi-tav-a-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LivaloAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For LivaloPitavastatin is used together with a proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels and high triglyceride (fat) levels in the blood. High levels of cholesterol or triglycerid...
  13. Livitrinsic-FLivitrinsic-F
    Livitrinsic-FGeneric Name: multivitamin with iron (MUL tee VYE ta mins with i ron)Brand Names:What is Livitrinsic-F (multivitamin with iron)?Multivitamin are a combination of many different vitamins that are normally found in foods and other natural sources.Iron is normally found in foods like red meat. In the body, iron becomes a part of your hemoglobin (HEEM o glo bin) and myoglob...
  14. LivostinLivostin
    LivostinGeneric Name: levocabastine ophthalmic (lee voe CAB as teen)Brand Names: LivostinWhat is Livostin (levocabastine ophthalmic)?Levocabastine is an antiallergic medication. It inhibits processes in the body that cause allergic symptoms after exposure to an allergen.Levocabastine ophthalmic is used to treat ocular (eye) symptoms of allergic conditions, such as inflammation, itch...
  15. LivostinLivostin
    LivostinGeneric Name: levocabastine (Ophthalmic route)lee-voe-ka-BAS-teenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LivostinAvailable Dosage Forms:SuspensionTherapeutic Class: Ophthalmologic AgentPharmacologic Class: AntihistamineChemical Class: PiperidineUses For LivostinLevocabastine is used to treat certain disorders of the eye caused by allergies. It works by prev...