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  1. Methylprednisolone SolutionMethylprednisolone Solution
    Methylprednisolone SolutionGeneric Name: Methylprednisolone (METH-il-pred-NIS-oh-lone)Brand Name: Examples include A-methapred and Solu-MedrolMethylprednisolone Solution is used for:Treating certain conditions associated with decreased adrenal gland function. It is also used to treat severe inflammation caused by certain conditions, including severe asthma, severe allergies, rheuma...
  2. MethylprednisoloneMethylprednisolone
    MethylprednisolonePronunciation: (METH-ill-pred-NIH-suh-lone)Class: GlucocorticoidTrade Names:Medrol- Tablets 2 mg- Tablets 4 mg- Tablets 8 mg- Tablets 16 mg- Tablets 24 mg- Tablets 32 mgDepo-Medrol (Canada)Methylprednisolone Sodium SuccinateTrade Names:A-Methapred- Powder for injection 125 mg per vial- Powder for injection 500 mg per vial- Powder fo...
  3. MethylsulfonylmethaneMethylsulfonylmethane
    Methylsulfonylmethane Generic Name: Methylsulfonylmethane (Not applicable.)Brand Name: Generics only. No brands available.Methylsulfonylmethane is used for:Pain and swelling in muscles and joints. It may have other uses as well. Check with your pharmacist for more details regarding the particular brand you use.This product is a naturally occurring chemical, which provides a diet...
  4. methyltestosteronemethyltestosterone
    methyltestosteroneGeneric Name: methyltestosterone (METH il tes TOS te role)Brand names: Android, Methitest, Testred, Virilon, Android-10, Android-25, Oreton MethylWhat is methyltestosterone?Methyltestosterone is a man-made form of testosterone, a naturally occurring sex hormone that is produced in a man's testicles. Small amounts of testosterone are also produced in a woman's ovaries ...
  5. MethyltestosteroneMethyltestosterone
    Methyltestosterone Generic Name: Methyltestosterone (meth-ill-tess-TOSS-te-rone)Brand Name: Examples include Android and TestredMethyltestosterone is used for:Replacing the hormone testosterone when the body does not make enough and stimulating puberty. Treating advanced breast cancer in women who are 1 to 5 years postmenopause or premenopausal women with a hormone-sensitive tumor...
  6. MethyltestosteroneMethyltestosterone
    MethyltestosteronePronunciation: (METH-ill-tess-TAHS-ter-ohn)Class: AndrogenTrade Names:Android- Capsules 10 mgTrade Names:Methitest- Tablets 10 mgTrade Names:Methyltestosterone- Tablets, buccal 10 mg- Tablets 25 mgTrade Names:Testred- Capsules 10 mgPharmacologyPromotes growth and development of male reproductive organs, maintains secondary sex characteristics...
  7. methysergidemethysergide
    methysergideGeneric Name: methysergide (meth i SER jide)Brand Names: SansertWhat is methysergide?The exact way that methysergide works is unknown. It is believed to be involved in narrowing the veins and arteries that supply blood to your head.Methysergide is used to prevent vascular headaches (e.g., migraines) and to reduce their severity.Methysergide may also be used for purposes...
  8. methysergidemethysergide
    methysergide (Oral route)meth-i-SER-jideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.SansertAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntimigraineChemical Class: Ergot AlkaloidUses For methysergideMethysergide belongs to the group of medicines known as ergot alkaloids. It is used to prevent migraine headaches and some kinds of throbbing headaches. It is not used to trea...
  9. MeticortenMeticorten
    MeticortenGeneric Name: prednisone (PRED ni sone)Brand Names: Meticorten, Sterapred, Sterapred DSWhat is Meticorten (prednisone)?Prednisone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Prednisone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.Prednisone is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, arth...
  10. MetimydMetimyd
    MetimydGeneric Name: sulfacetamide and prednisolone ophthalmic (SUL fa SEET a mide and pred NIS oh lone off THAL mik)Brand Names: Blephamide, Blephamide S.O.P., Ocu-Lone CWhat is Metimyd (sulfacetamide and prednisolone ophthalmic)?Sulfacetamide is an antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections.Prednisolone is a steroid. It is used to treat the swelling associated with bacte...
  11. metipranolol Ophthalmicmetipranolol Ophthalmic
    metipranolol (Ophthalmic route)met-i-PRAN-oh-lolCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.OptipranololAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntiglaucomaPharmacologic Class: Beta-Adrenergic Blocker, NonselectiveUses For metipranololMetipranolol is used alone or together with other medicines to treat increased pressure in the eye that is caused by open-angle glau...
  12. Metipranolol DropsMetipranolol Drops
    Metipranolol DropsGeneric Name: Metipranolol (met-i-PRAN-oh-lol)Brand Name: OptiPranololMetipranolol Drops are used for:Lowering eye pressure and treating glaucoma. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Metipranolol Drops are an ophthalmic beta-blocker. It is unknown exactly how Metipranolol Drops works to reduce the fluid pressure inside the eye, ...
  13. MetipranololMetipranolol
    MetipranololPronunciation: (meh-tih-PRAN-oh-lahl)Class: Beta-adrenergic blocking agentTrade Names:OptiPranolol- Ophthalmic solution 0.3%PharmacologyReduces IOP, probably by reducing aqueous humor production and to a minor extent by slightly increasing outflow.PharmacokineticsOnset30 min after a single administration.PeakMax effect occurs at about 2 h.DurationReduced...
  14. metipranolol ophthalmicmetipranolol ophthalmic
    metipranolol ophthalmicGeneric Name: metipranolol ophthalmic (MET i PRAN oh lol)Brand Names: OptiPranololWhat is metipranolol ophthalmic?Metipranolol is a beta-blocker that reduces pressure inside the eye.Metipranolol ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat open-angle glaucoma and other causes of high pressure inside the eye.Metipranolol ophthalmic may also be used for other pur...
  15. metoclopramidemetoclopramide
    metoclopramide (Oral route)met-oh-KLOE-pra-mideOral routeTabletTablet, DisintegratingTardive DyskinesiaTreatment with metoclopramide can cause tardive dyskinesia, a serious movement disorder that is often irreversible. The risk of developing tardive dyskinesia increases with duration of treatment and total cumulative dose.Metoclopramide therapy should be discontinued in patients who ...