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  1. Methylcellulose PowderMethylcellulose Powder
    Methylcellulose PowderGeneric Name: Methylcellulose (meth-ill-SELL-yoo-lose)Brand Name: CitrucelMethylcellulose Powder is used for:Treating constipation and restoring regularity. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methylcellulose Powder is a bulk-forming laxative. It works by absorbing water and swelling in the intestines. This helps the stool f...
  2. MethylcelluloseMethylcellulose
    Methylcellulose Generic Name: Methylcellulose (meth-ill-SELL-yoo-lose)Brand Name: CitrucelMethylcellulose is used for:Treating constipation and restoring regularity. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methylcellulose is a bulk-forming laxative. It works by absorbing water and swelling in the intestines. This helps the stool form the bulk neces...
  3. Methylcellulose Eye DropsMethylcellulose Eye Drops
    Methylcellulose Eye DropsGeneric Name: Methylcellulose (meth-il-SEL-yoo-lose)Brand Name: MurocelMethylcellulose Eye Drops are used for:Treating dry eyes. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methylcellulose Eye Drops are an eye lubricant. It works by lubricating the eye.Do NOT use Methylcellulose Eye Drops if:you are allergic to any ingredie...
  4. methyldopamethyldopa
    methyldopaGeneric Name: methyldopa (METH il DOE pa)Brand Names: AldometWhat is methyldopa?Methyldopa lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels (veins and arteries) to relax (widen) and your heart to beat more slowly and easily.Methyldopa is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure).Methyldopa may also be...
  5. MethyldopaMethyldopa
    MethyldopaBrand names: AldometWhy is Methyldopa prescribed?Aldomet is used to treat high blood pressure. It is effective when used alone or with other high blood pressure medications.Most important fact about MethyldopaYou must take Aldomet regularly for it to be effective. Since blood pressure declines gradually, it may be several weeks before you get the full benefit ...
  6. methyldopa Oral, Intravenousmethyldopa Oral, Intravenous
    methyldopa (Oral route, Intravenous route)meth-il-DOE-paCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AldometAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletSuspensionSolutionTherapeutic Class: AntihypertensivePharmacologic Class: Alpha-Adrenergic AgonistUses For methyldopaMethyldopa belongs to the general class of medicines called antihypertensives. It is used to treat high blood pressure (...
  7. MethyldopaMethyldopa
    Methyldopa Generic Name: Methyldopa (meth-ill-DOE-puh)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Methyldopa is used for:Treating high blood pressure. It may be used with other high blood pressure medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methyldopa is an alpha-2 receptor agonist. It reduces elevated blood pressure by relaxing and dilati...
  8. methyldopa and hydrochlorothiazidemethyldopa and hydrochlorothiazide
    methyldopa and hydrochlorothiazide (Oral route)meth-il-DOE-pa, hye-droe-klor-oh-THYE-a-zideAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Alpha-Adrenergic Agonist/Thiazide CombinationPharmacologic Class: Alpha-Adrenergic AgonistChemical Class: ThiazideUses For methyldopa and hydrochlorothiazideMethyldopa and hydrochlorothiazide combination is used to treat high blood pressure ...
  9. Methyldopa and Methyldopate HydrochlorideMethyldopa and Methyldopate Hydrochloride
    Methyldopa and Methyldopate HydrochloridePronunciation: (meth-ill-DOE-puh and meth-ill-DOE-pate HIGH-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: Antiadrenergic agent, centrally actingTrade Names:Methyldopa- Tablets 250 mg methyldopa- Tablets 500 mg methyldopaTrade Names:Methyldopate Hydrochloride- Injection 50 mg/mLApo-Methyldopa (Canada)PharmacologyCauses central alpha-adrenergic stimulation...
  10. Methyldopa/HydrochlorothiazideMethyldopa/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Methyldopa/Hydrochlorothiazide Generic Name: Methyldopa/Hydrochlorothiazide (meth-ill-DOE-pa/hye-droe-klor-oh-THYE-a-zide)Brand Name: AldorilMethyldopa/Hydrochlorothiazide is used for:Treating high blood pressure.Methyldopa/Hydrochlorothiazide is an antihypertensive and thiazide diuretic combination. It works by relaxing and widening blood vessels and by making the kidneys el...
  11. MethyldopateMethyldopate
    Methyldopate Generic Name: Methyldopate (meth-ill-DOE-pate)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Methyldopate is used for:Treating high blood pressure. It may be used with other high blood pressure medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methyldopate is an alpha-2 receptor agonist. It reduces elevated blood pressure by relaxing a...
  12. methylene blue oral and injectionmethylene blue oral and injection
    methylene blueGeneric Name: methylene blue (oral and injection) (METH i leen BLOO)Brand Names: Urolene BlueWhat is methylene blue?Methemoglobin is a form of hemoglobin (HEEM o glo bin). Hemoglobin is a substance in blood that carries oxygen and distributes it to your tissues and organs. However, methemoglobin is not a type of hemoglobin that is useful in carrying oxygen.Methemoglobin...
  13. methylene blue Oral, Intravenousmethylene blue Oral, Intravenous
    methylene blue (Oral route, Intravenous route)METH-i-leen BLOOCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Urolene BlueAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionCapsuleTabletTherapeutic Class: Diagnostic Agent, Kidney FunctionUses For methylene blueMethylene blue is used to treat a condition called methemoglobinemia. This condition occurs when the blood cannot deliver oxygen where it ...
  14. methylergonovinemethylergonovine
    methylergonovineGeneric Name: methylergonovine (meth il er GON o veen)Brand Names: MethergineWhat is methylergonovine?Methylergonovine is in a group of drugs called ergot alkaloids. It affects the smooth muscle of a woman's uterus, improving the muscle tone as well as the strength and timing of uterine contractions.Methylergonovine is used just after a baby is born, to help deliver t...
  15. MethylergonovineMethylergonovine
    Methylergonovine Generic Name: Methylergonovine (meth-ill-er-goe-NOE-veen)Brand Name: MethergineMethylergonovine is used for:Preventing and treating bleeding after delivery of a baby. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Methylergonovine is a uterine stimulant. It works by increasing uterine contractions, which helps reduce blood loss after the ...