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  1. MacrodantinMacrodantin
    Macrodantin Generic Name: Nitrofurantoin (NYE-troe-fure-AN-toin)Brand Name: MacrodantinMacrodantin is used for:Treating and preventing urinary tract infections caused by certain bacteria.Macrodantin is an antibiotic for specific use in the urinary tract. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.Do NOT use Macrodantin if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Macrodantin y...
  2. Macugen ophthalmic injectionMacugen ophthalmic injection
    MacugenGeneric Name: pegaptanib (ophthalmic injection) (peg AP ta nib)Brand Names: MacugenWhat is pegaptanib?Pegaptanib decreases the level of a protein that affects the cells of the eye. This protein can cause swelling and blood vessel changes that lead to macular degeneration and blindness.Pegaptanib treats age-related macular degeneration.Pegaptanib may also be used for purposes...
  3. MacugenMacugen
    MacugenGeneric Name: pegaptanib (Intraocular route)peg-AP-ta-nibCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MacugenAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Ophthalmologic AgentUses For MacugenPegaptanib is used to treat neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration (AMD). AMD is a disorder of the retina of the eye that causes blurring of vision or blindness ....
  4. MacugenMacugen
    Macugen Generic Name: Pegaptanib (peg-AP-ta-nib)Brand Name: MacugenMacugen is used for:Treating a certain eye problem known as neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration (AMD).Macugen is a selective vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) antagonist. It works by blocking a protein in the eye to slow or stop wet AMD.Do NOT use Macugen if:you are allergic to any ...
  5. mafenide Topicalmafenide Topical
    mafenide (Topical route)MAF-en-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.SulfamylonAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SuspensionPowder for SolutionCreamTherapeutic Class: AntibacterialChemical Class: SulfonamideUses For mafenideMafenide, a sulfa medicine, is used to prevent and treat bacterial or fungus infections. It works by preventing growth of the fungus or bacte...
  6. Mafenide CreamMafenide Cream
    Mafenide CreamGeneric Name: Mafenide (MA-fe-NIDE)Brand Name: SulfamylonMafenide Cream is used for:Treating or preventing skin infections in patients with serious burns. Mafenide Cream is used in combination with other medicines.Mafenide Cream is an antibacterial agent. It works by killing sensitive bacteria in a way that is not exactly known.Do NOT use Mafenide Cream if:you...
  7. Mafenide SolutionMafenide Solution
    Mafenide SolutionGeneric Name: Mafenide (MA-fe-NIDE)Brand Name: SulfamylonMafenide Solution is used for:Treating or preventing skin infections in patients with serious burns. Mafenide Solution is used in combination with other medicines.Mafenide Solution is an antibacterial agent. It works by killing sensitive bacteria in a way that is not exactly known.Do NOT use Mafenide Solu...
  8. Mafenide AcetateMafenide Acetate
    Mafenide AcetatePronunciation: (MAF-en-ide AS-e-tate)Class: Topical anti-infectiveTrade Names:Sulfamylon- Powder for solution, topical 5%- Cream, topical 85 mg per gramPharmacologyMechanism of action is unknown; however, it is different from sulfonamides.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionTopical mafenide is delivered to burned tissue over a 4-h period following application. Peak ...
  9. mafenide topicalmafenide topical
    mafenide topicalGeneric Name: mafenide topical (MAF en ide)Brand Names: SulfamylonWhat is mafenide?Mafenide is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body.Mafenide topical (for the skin) is used to prevent infection in severe burn wounds.Mafenide may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the most important information I should know about m...
  10. Mag 2Mag 2
    Mag 2Generic Name: magnesium supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AlmoraCitrate Of MagnesiaDewee's CarminativeElite MagnesiumMag-Gel 600MaginexMag-Tab SRPhillips Milk of MagnesiaIn CanadaMag 2MagneliumMagnesiumMagnesium-RougierAvailable Dosage Forms:PowderCapsulePowder for SuspensionLiquidCapsule, Liqu...
  11. Mag 64Mag 64
    Mag 64Generic Name: magnesium chloride (mag NEE see um KLOE ride)Brand Names: Mag 64, Mag-Delay, Slow-MagWhat is Mag 64 (magnesium chloride)?Magnesium is a mineral that occurs naturally in the body and is found in certain foods. Magnesium is important for many systems in the body especially the muscles, nerves, heart, and bones.Magnesium chloride is used to treat or prevent magnesiu...
  12. Mag-200Mag-200
    Mag-200Generic Name: magnesium oxide (mag NEE see um OCK side)Brand Names: Mag-200, Mag-Ox 400, MagGel, Uro-MagWhat is Mag-200 (magnesium oxide)?Magnesium is a naturally occurring mineral. Magnesium is important for many systems in the body especially the muscles and nerves.Magnesium oxide is used as a supplement to maintain adequate magnesium in the body.Magnesium oxide may also ...
  13. Mag-CapsMag-Caps
    Mag-Caps Generic Name: Magnesium Oxide (mag-NEE-zee-um OX-ide)Brand Name: Examples include Mag-Caps and Mag-OxMag-Caps is used for:Treating acid indigestion, heartburn, sour stomach, and low magnesium levels in the body. It also may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Mag-Caps is an essential mineral. It works by adding magnesium to your body if your magne...
  14. Mag-DelayMag-Delay
    Mag-DelayGeneric Name: magnesium chloride (mag NEE see um KLOE ride)Brand Names: Mag 64, Mag-Delay, Slow-MagWhat is Mag-Delay (magnesium chloride)?Magnesium is a mineral that occurs naturally in the body and is found in certain foods. Magnesium is important for many systems in the body especially the muscles, nerves, heart, and bones.Magnesium chloride is used to treat or prevent ma...
  15. Mag-GMag-G
    Mag-GGeneric Name: magnesium gluconate (mag NEE see um GLOO koe nate)Brand Names: Mag-G, Magonate, Magonate Natal, MagtrateWhat is Mag-G (magnesium gluconate)?Magnesium is a naturally occurring mineral. Magnesium is important for many systems in the body, especially the muscles and nerves.Magnesium gluconate is used as a supplement to maintain adequate magnesium in the body.Magnes...