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  1. Lortuss DMLortuss DM
    Lortuss 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, ...
  2. Lortuss DM ElixirLortuss DM Elixir
    Lortuss DM ElixirGeneric Name: Phenylephrine/Brompheniramine/Dextromethorphan (FEN-il-EF-rin/BROME-fen-IR-a-meen/DEX-troe-meth-OR-fan)Brand Name: Examples include Alacol DM and Lortuss DMLortuss DM Elixir is used for:Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and cough due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other condit...
  3. Lortuss HCLortuss HC
    Lortuss HCGeneric Name: hydrocodone and phenylephrine (high droe KOE dohn and fen ill EH frin)Brand Names: Lortuss HC, Nalex-DHWhat is Lortuss HC (hydrocodone and phenylephrine)?Hydrocodone is a narcotic. It is a pain reliever and a cough suppressant.Phenylephrine is a decongestant. It works by constricting (shrinking) blood vessels (veins and arteries) in the body. Constriction of ...
  4. Lortuss HC LiquidLortuss HC Liquid
    Lortuss HC LiquidGeneric Name: Hydrocodone/Phenylephrine (high-droe-KOE-dohn/fen-ill-EF-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Lortuss HC and Nalex DHLortuss HC Liquid is used for:Relieving congestion and cough due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Lortuss HC Liquid is a decongestant and cough suppressant combination. It ...
  5. losartanlosartan
    losartanGeneric Name: losartan (loe SAR tan)Brand Names: CozaarWhat is losartan?Losartan is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Losartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow.Losartan is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is also used to lower the risk of stroke in certain people with hear...
  6. losartanlosartan
    losartan (Oral route)loe-SAR-tanOral routeTabletWhen used in pregnancy during the second and third trimesters, drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and even death to the developing fetus. When pregnancy is detected, losartan potassium should be discontinued as soon as possible .Drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury or d...
  7. LosartanLosartan
    Losartan Generic Name: Losartan (loe-SAR-tan)Brand Name: CozaarLosartan may cause injury or death to the fetus if taken after the third month of pregnancy. If you think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away.Losartan is used for:Treating high blood pressure alone or with other medicines. It is used in certain patients to decrease the risk of stroke. It is used ...
  8. losartan and hydrochlorothiazidelosartan and hydrochlorothiazide
    losartan and hydrochlorothiazide (Oral route)loe-SAR-tan poe-TAS-ee-um, hye-droe-klor-oh-THYE-a-zideOral routeTabletWhen used in pregnancy during the second and third trimesters, drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and even death to the developing fetus. When pregnancy is detected, hydrochlorothiazide/losartan potassium should be discontinued as soon as p...
  9. Losartan potassiumLosartan potassium
    Losartan potassiumBrand names: CozaarWhy is Losartan potassium prescribed?Cozaar is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. It is effective when used alone or with other high blood pressure medications, such as diuretics that help the body get rid of water.Cozaar is also used to slow the progress of kidney disease caused by type 2 diabetes (the type of diabetes that doe...
  10. Losartan PotassiumLosartan Potassium
    Losartan PotassiumPronunciation: (low-SAHR-tan poe-TASS-ee-uhm)Class: Angiotensin II antagonistTrade Names:Cozaar- Tablets 25 mg- Tablets 50 mg- Tablets 100 mgPharmacologyBlocks vasoconstriction and aldosterone-secreting effects of angiotensin II by selectively blocking the binding of angiotensin II to the angiotensin II receptor (AT 1 receptor) in vascular smooth muscle and ...
  11. Losartan potassium and HydrochlorothiazideLosartan potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide
    Losartan potassium and HydrochlorothiazideBrand names: HyzaarWhy is Losartan potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide prescribed?Hyzaar is a combination medication used in the treatment of high blood pressure. One component, losartan, belongs to a new class of blood pressure medications that work by preventing the hormone angiotensin II from constricting the blood vessels, thus allowi...
  12. Losartan Potassium/HydrochlorothiazideLosartan Potassium/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Losartan Potassium / HydrochlorothiazidePronunciation: (low-SAHR-tan poe-TASS-ee-uhm/high-droe-klor-oh-THIGH-uh-zide)Class: Antihypertensive combinationTrade Names:Hyzaar- Tablets 12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazide/50 mg losartan potassium- Tablets 12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazide/100 mg losartan potassium- Tablets 25 mg hydrochlorothiazide/100 mg losartan potassiumHyzaar DS (Canada)Phar...
  13. Losartan/HydrochlorothiazideLosartan/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Losartan/Hydrochlorothiazide Generic Name: Losartan/Hydrochlorothiazide (loe-SAR-tan/HYE-droe-KLOR-oh-THYE-a-zide)Brand Name: HyzaarLosartan/Hydrochlorothiazide can cause injury or even death to a developing fetus when used after the third month of pregnancy. Contact your doctor immediately if you suspect that you are pregnant.Losartan/Hydrochlorothiazide is used for:Trea...
  14. LoSeasonique extended-cycleLoSeasonique extended-cycle
    LoSeasoniqueGeneric Name: ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel (extended-cycle) (ETH in ill ess tra DYE ol and lee voe nor JESS trel)Brand Names: Jolessa, LoSeasonique, Quasense, Seasonale, SeasoniqueWhat is ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel extended-cycle?Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel extended-cycle contains a combination of female hormones that prevent ovulation (the releas...
  15. LoSeasoniqueLoSeasonique
    LoSeasonique Generic Name: Levonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol (LEE-voe-nor-JES-trel/ETH-i-nil ES-tra-DYE-ol)Brand Name: Examples include LoSeasonique and SeasoniqueSmoking cigarettes while using LoSeasonique increases your chance of having serious heart problems. Do not smoke while using LoSeasonique . The risk of heart problems increases with age and with frequent smoking. Women older than...