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  1. MethotrexateMethotrexate
    Methotrexate Generic Name: Methotrexate (meth-oh-TREK-sate)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Rarely, methotrexate has caused serious (possibly fatal) side effects. Methotrexate should be used only to treat cancer or severe cases of psoriasis or rheumatoid arthritis. Methotrexate has caused birth defects and fetal death. Women must avoid becoming pregnant while taking Methotrex...
  2. Methotrexate TabletsMethotrexate Tablets
    MethotrexateGeneric Name: Methotrexate (METH-oh-TREX-ate)Brand Name: Examples include Rheumatrex and TrexallMethotrexate may cause severe and sometimes fatal side effects. These may include bone marrow, blood, liver, lung, kidney, or skin problems. For this reason, Methotrexate are only used to treat certain patients who have life-threatening cancer or who have severe psoriasis or rheumato...
  3. Methotrexate (Amethopterin; MTX)Methotrexate (Amethopterin; MTX)
    Methotrexate( Amethopterin ; MTX ) Pronunciation: (meth-oh-TREK-sate)Class: Folic acid antagonist, Antirheumatic agent, Anti-psoriatic agentTrade Names:Methotrexate LPF Sodium- Injection 25 mg/mLTrade Names:Methotrexate Sodium- Injection 25 mg/mLTrade Names:Methotrexate Sodium- Powder for injection 20 mg- Powder for injection 1 gTrade Names:Rheumatrex Dose Pack- Table...
  4. methoxsalenmethoxsalen
    methoxsalenGeneric Name: methoxsalen (oral) (meth OX a len)Brand names: 8-Mop, Oxsoralen-Ultra, UvadexWhat is methoxsalen?Methoxsalen is a naturally occurring substance that is reactive to light. It works by enhancing the body's sensitivity to ultraviolet light A (UVA).Methoxsalen is used in combination with UVA light therapy to treat severe psoriasis.Methoxsalen may also be used f...
  5. methoxsalen Injectionmethoxsalen Injection
    methoxsalen (Injection route)meth-OX-a-lenOral routeCapsuleMethoxsalen with UV radiation should be used only by physicians who have special competence in diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis and who have special training and experience in photochemotherapy. The use of psoralen and ultraviolet radiation therapy should be under constant supervision of such a physician. For the treatment of pat...
  6. methoxsalen Topicalmethoxsalen Topical
    methoxsalen (Topical route)meth-OX-a-lenOral routeCapsuleMethoxsalen with UV radiation should be used only by physicians who have special competence in diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis and who have special training and experience in photochemotherapy. The use of psoralen and ultraviolet radiation therapy should be under constant supervision of such a physician. For the treatment of patie...
  7. methoxsalenmethoxsalen
    methoxsalen (Oral route)meth-OX-a-lenOral routeCapsuleMethoxsalen with UV radiation should be used only by physicians who have special competence in diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis and who have special training and experience in photochemotherapy. The use of psoralen and ultraviolet radiation therapy should be under constant supervision of such a physician. For the treatment of patients...
  8. MethoxsalenMethoxsalen
    Methoxsalen Generic Name: Methoxsalen (meth-OX-ah-len)Brand Name: 8-MOPMethoxsalen , with radiation, can cause serious damage to eyes and skin, including skin cancer. Do not switch brands of medicine (hard gelatin and soft gelatin capsules) without talking with your doctor.Methoxsalen is used for:Treating vitiligo and severe psoriasis. It is also used to treat skin problems ...
  9. Methoxsalen LotionMethoxsalen Lotion
    Methoxsalen LotionGeneric Name: Methoxsalen (meth-OX-ah-len)Brand Name: OxsoralenMethoxsalen Lotion is powerful and could produce severe burns if improperly used. Methoxsalen Lotion must never be dispensed to a patient. A doctor using special light conditions must apply Methoxsalen Lotion.Methoxsalen Lotion is used for:Treating vitiligo in combination with controlled doses of...
  10. MethoxsalenMethoxsalen
    MethoxsalenPronunciation: (meth-OX-a-len)Class: PsoralenTrade Names:8-MOP- Capsules 10 mgTrade Names:Oxsoralen- Lotion 1% (10 mg/mL)Trade Names:Oxsoralen-Ultra- Capsules, soft gelatin 10 mgTrade Names:Uvadex- Solution, extracorporeal 20 mcg/mLPharmacologyExact mechanism not known; however, methoxsalen acts as a photosensitizer.PharmacokineticsAbsorption8-M...
  11. Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol/Epoetin BetaMethoxy Polyethylene Glycol/Epoetin Beta
    Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol / Epoetin BetaPronunciation: (meth-OX-ee POL-ee-ETH-i-leen GLYE-kol/e-POE-e-tin BAY-ta)Class: HematopoieticTrade Names:Mircera- Injection, solution 50 mcg per 0.3 mL- Injection, solution 50 mcg/mL- Injection, solution 75 mcg per 0.3 mL- Injection, solution 100 mcg per 0.3 mL- Injection, solution 100 mcg/mL- Injection, solution 150 mcg per 0.3 mL- I...
  12. methscopolaminemethscopolamine
    methscopolamineGeneric Name: methscopolamine (METH skoe POL a meen)Brand Names: Pamine, Pamine ForteWhat is methscopolamine?Methscopolamine reduces the secretions of certain organs in the body, such as the stomach.Methscopolamine is used to reduce stomach acid secretion to help control peptic ulcers.This medication does not help heal a stomach ulcer.Methscopolamine may also be us...
  13. MethscopolamineMethscopolamine
    Methscopolamine Generic Name: Methscopolamine (meth-skoe-POL-uh-meen)Brand Name: Pamine and Pamine ForteMethscopolamine is used for:Treating peptic ulcers in combination with other medicines. It also may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methscopolamine is an anticholinergic. It works by decreasing stomach acid production and by relaxing the muscles in t...
  14. Methscopolamine BromideMethscopolamine Bromide
    Methscopolamine BromidePronunciation: (meth-skoe-PAHL-uh-meen BRO-mide)Class: Quarternary anticholinergicTrade Names:Pamine- Tablets 2.5 mgTrade Names:Pamine Forte- Tablets 5 mgPharmacologyCompetitively inhibits action of acetylcholine at muscarinic receptor.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionPoorly and unreliably absorbed (10% to 25%).EliminationPrimarily in urine and bil...
  15. Methscopolamine/Phenylephrine Extended-Release TabletsMethscopolamine/Phenylephrine Extended-Release Tablets
    Methscopolamine/Phenylephrine Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Methscopolamine/Phenylephrine (METH-skoe-POL-a-meen/FEN-il-EF-rin)Brand Name: Extendryl PEMMethscopolamine/Phenylephrine Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Relieving congestion, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy, watery eyes due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined ...