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  1. LofibraLofibra
    LofibraGeneric Name: fenofibrate (FEN oh FYE brate)Brand Names: Antara, Fenoglide, Lipofen, Lofibra, TriCor, TriglideWhat is Lofibra (fenofibrate)?Fenofibrate 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).Fenofibrate is used to treat hig...
  2. LofibraLofibra
    LofibraGeneric name: FenofibrateBrand names: Lofibra, TricorWhy is Lofibra 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 b...
  3. LofibraLofibra
    LofibraGeneric Name: 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 LofibraFenofibrate is used to lower triglyceride (fat-like substances) levels and cholesterol levels in ...
  4. Lohist PD DropsLohist PD Drops
    Lohist PD DropsGeneric Name: Brompheniramine/Pseudoephedrine (brome-fen-EER-ah-meen/soo-doe-eh-FED-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Bromhist Pediatric and Lohist PDLohist PD Drops are used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, pressure, runny nose, and sneezing due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by...
  5. LoHist-12DLoHist-12D
    LoHist-12DGeneric Name: brompheniramine and pseudoephedrine (BROM fen EER a meen and SOO doe ed FED rin)Brand Names: Andehist NR Syrup, Bidhist-D, Bromaline, Bromhist Pediatric Drops, Bromhist-NR, BroveX PD, BroveX PSE, Brovex SR, Di-Bromm, Histex SR, J-TanD PD, Lodrane 12D, Lodrane 24D, Lodrane D, Lodrane Liquid, LoHist-12D, LoHist-PD, Q-Tapp, Sildec, Touro Allergy, Ultrabrom, Ultrabrom PD\...
  6. Lohist-DMLohist-DM
    Lohist-DMGeneric Name: brompheniramine, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine (brome fen IR a meen, dex troe metho OR fan, fen il EFF rin)Brand Names: Alacol DM, Alahist DM, BP Allergy DM, BPM PE DM, Bromatan-DM, Bromtuss DM, BroveX PEB DM, Children's Cold & Cough DM, Cold & Cough Childrens, Dimaphen DM, Dimetapp Cold & Cough, Dimetapp DM Cold & Cough, DuraTan DM, Duravent DPB, L...
  7. LoHist-PDLoHist-PD
    LoHist-PDGeneric Name: brompheniramine and pseudoephedrine (BROM fen EER a meen and SOO doe ed FED rin)Brand Names: Andehist NR Syrup, Bidhist-D, Bromaline, Bromhist Pediatric Drops, Bromhist-NR, BroveX PD, BroveX PSE, Brovex SR, Di-Bromm, Histex SR, J-TanD PD, Lodrane 12D, Lodrane 24D, Lodrane D, Lodrane Liquid, LoHist-12D, LoHist-PD, Q-Tapp, Sildec, Touro Allergy, Ultrabrom, Ultrabrom PD...
  8. LoKaraLoKara
    LoKaraGeneric Name: desonide topical (DES oh nide)Brand Names: Delonide, Desonate, DesOwen, DesOwen 2 oz, DesOwen 4 oz, LoKara, Tridesilon, VerdesoWhat is LoKara (desonide topical)?Desonide is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling.Desonide topical is used to treat the inflammation and itching ...
  9. LoKara LotionLoKara Lotion
    LoKara LotionGeneric Name: Desonide (DES-oh-nide)Brand Name: Examples include DesOwen and LoKaraLoKara Lotion is used for:Treating mild to moderate itching, redness, and swelling caused by certain skin conditions.LoKara Lotion is a topical corticosteroid. It works by reducing skin inflammation (redness, swelling, itching, and irritation).Do NOT use LoKara Lotion if:you are ...
  10. lomefloxacinlomefloxacin
    lomefloxacinGeneric Name: lomefloxacin (loe me FLOX a sin)Brand Names: MaxaquinWhat is lomefloxacin?Lomefloxacin is an antibiotic in a class of drugs called fluoroquinolones. It fights bacteria in the body.Lomefloxacin is used to treat various bacterial infections, such as bronchitis and urinary tract infections.Lomefloxacin may also be used for purposes other than those listed in ...
  11. LomefloxacinLomefloxacin
    Lomefloxacin Generic Name: Lomefloxacin (low-meh-FLOX-ah-sin)Brand Name: MaxaquinLomefloxacin is used for:Treating bacterial infections. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.Lomefloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. It works by killing sensitive bacteria by stopping the production of essential proteins that the bacteria need to survive....
  12. Lomefloxacin hydrochlorideLomefloxacin hydrochloride
    Lomefloxacin hydrochlorideBrand names: MaxaquinWhy is Lomefloxacin hydrochloride prescribed?Maxaquin is a quinolone antibiotic used to treat lower respiratory infections, including chronic bronchitis, and urinary tract infections, including cystitis (inflammation of the inner lining of the bladder). Maxaquin is also given before bladder surgery and prostate biopsy to prevent th...
  13. Lomefloxacin HydrochlorideLomefloxacin Hydrochloride
    Lomefloxacin HydrochloridePronunciation: (low-MUH-FLOX-uh-sin HIGH-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: FluoroquinoloneTrade Names:Maxaquin- Tablets 400 mgPharmacologyInterferes with microbial DNA synthesis.PharmacokineticsAbsorption95% to 98% absorbed. T max is 0.8 to 1.4 h. C max is 0.8 mcg/mL, and AUC is 5.6 mcg•h/mL after 100 mg dose. Steady-state is achieved ...
  14. LomocotLomocot
    LomocotGeneric Name: diphenoxylate and atropine (Oral route)dye-fen-OX-i-late hye-droe-KLOR-ide, AT-roe-peen SUL-fateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LomocotLomotilLonoxVi-AtroAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTabletTherapeutic Class: AntidiarrhealPharmacologic Class: AtropineChemical Class: DiphenoxylateUses For LomocotDiphenoxylate and atropine is a com...
  15. LomotilLomotil
    LomotilGeneric Name: atropine and diphenoxylate (A troe peen and DYE fen OX i late)Brand Names: Lomotil, Lonox, Vi-AtroWhat is Lomotil (atropine and diphenoxylate)?Atropine affects the body in many different ways, such as reducing spasms in the bladder, stomach, and intestines.Diphenoxylate is an antidiarrheal medication.The combination of atropine and diphenoxylate is used to tre...