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  1. OvidrelOvidrel
    Ovidrel Generic Name: Choriogonadotropin Alfa (kor-ee-OH-goe-NAD-oh-troe-pin)Brand Name: OvidrelOvidrel is used for:Treating infertility in certain women who have not gone through menopause.Ovidrel is a hormone. Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) helps to produce mature eggs in women undergoing fertility procedures such as in vitro fertilization and it also stimulates ovulation...
  2. OvolOvol
    OvolGeneric Name: simethicone (Oral route)sye-METH-i-koneCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Alka-Seltzer Anti-GasAnti-Gas Ultra StrengthBaby GaszEquilizer Gas ReliefGas Aid Maximum StrengthGas-XGenasymeMaalox Anti-GasMylanta GasMyliconMytab GasPhazymeIn CanadaOvolPhazyme Liquid Gas Relief, Maximum StrengthAvailable Dosage Forms:Suspension...
  3. Ovrette Oral, Parenteral, VaginalOvrette Oral, Parenteral, Vaginal
    OvretteGeneric Name: progestin (Oral route, Parenteral route, Vaginal route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AygestinCamilaCrinoneErrinFirst-Progesterone VGSJolivetteMegaceMegace ESNext ChoiceOvrettePlan BProchievePrometriumIn CanadaAlti-MpaMegace OsAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletSuspensionCapsule, Liquid FilledGel/JellyCreamKit...
  4. Ovrette Oral, Implantation, ParenteralOvrette Oral, Implantation, Parenteral
    OvretteGeneric Name: progestin contraceptives (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AygestinCamilaErrinJolivetteNext ChoiceNora-BENor-QDOrtho MicronorOvrettePlan BPlan B One-StepProveraAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletUses For OvretteProgestins are hormones.The low-dose progestins for contraception are used to prevent pregn...
  5. oxacillinoxacillin
    oxacillinGeneric Name: oxacillin (ox a SIL in)Brand Names: BactocillWhat is oxacillin?Oxacillin is an antibiotic in the penicillin group of drugs. It fights bacteria in your body.Oxacillin is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria, such as a staphylococcal (also called "staph") infection.Oxacillin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this m...
  6. OxacillinOxacillin
    Oxacillin Generic Name: Oxacillin (OX-a-SIL-in)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Oxacillin is used for:Treating infections caused by certain bacteria.Oxacillin is a penicillin antibiotic. It works by blocking the growth of the bacteria's cell wall, resulting in the death of the bacteria.Do NOT use Oxacillin if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Oxacillin ...
  7. Oxacillin SolutionOxacillin Solution
    Oxacillin SolutionGeneric Name: Oxacillin (OX-a-SIL-in)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Oxacillin Solution is used for:Treating infections caused by certain bacteria.Oxacillin Solution is a penicillin antibiotic. It works by blocking the growth of the bacteria's cell wall, resulting in the death of the bacteria.Do NOT use Oxacillin Solution if:you are allergic ...
  8. Oxacillin SodiumOxacillin Sodium
    Oxacillin SodiumPronunciation: (ox-uh-SILL-in SO-dee-uhm)Class: Penicillinase-resistant penicillinTrade Names:Oxacillin Sodium- Powder for oral solution 250 mg/5 mL- Powder for injection 500 mg- Powder for injection 1 g- Powder for injection 2 g- Powder for injection 10 gPharmacologyInhibits mucopeptide synthesis in bacterial cell wall.PharmacokineticsAbsorption30% ...
  9. oxaliplatinoxaliplatin
    oxaliplatinGeneric Name: oxaliplatin (ox AL i PLA tin)Brand Names: EloxatinWhat is oxaliplatin?Oxaliplatin is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body.Oxaliplatin is used together with other cancer medications to treat colon and rectal cancer.Oxaliplatin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this m...
  10. oxaliplatin Intravenousoxaliplatin Intravenous
    oxaliplatin (Intravenous route)ox-al-i-PLA-tinIntravenous routeSolutionAnaphylactic reactions to oxaliplatin have been reported, and may occur within minutes of oxaliplatin administration. Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines have been employed to alleviate symptoms of anaphylaxis .Anaphylactic reactions to oxaliplatin have been reported, and may occur within minutes of oxalipl...
  11. OxaliplatinOxaliplatin
    Oxaliplatin Generic Name: Oxaliplatin (ox-AL-ih-plah-tin)Brand Name: EloxatinUse Oxaliplatin only under close medical supervision. Oxaliplatin may rarely cause severe and sometimes fatal allergic reactions during administration. Notify your doctor immediately if you experience signs of an allergic reaction, such as rash, itching skin, dizziness, or breathing difficulties.Oxal...
  12. OxaliplatinOxaliplatin
    OxaliplatinPronunciation: (ocks-AL-ih-pla-tin)Class: Platinum coordination complex, Antineoplastic agentTrade Names:Eloxatin- Injection 50 mg- Injection 100 mgPharmacologyThe cytotoxic effect of oxaliplatin has been correlated with formation of inter- and intrastrand DNA crosslinks that inhibit DNA replication and transcription. Cytotoxicity is cell-cycle nonspecific.Pharmaco...
  13. oxamniquineoxamniquine
    oxamniquineGeneric Name: oxamniquine (ox AM ni kwin)Brand Names: VansilWhat is oxamniquine?Oxamniquine is an "antihelmintic," or anti-worm, medication. It prevents worms from growing or multiplying in your body.Oxamniquine is used only to treat infections caused by the worm Schistosoma mansoni. This is an uncommon infection usually acquired through contact with freshwater in Africa.\...
  14. OxandrinOxandrin
    OxandrinGeneric Name: oxandrolone (ox AN droe lone)Brand Names: OxandrinWhat is Oxandrin (oxandrolone)?Oxandrolone is a man-made steroid, similar to the a naturally occuring steroid testosterone.Oxandrolone is used to promote weight gain following extensive surgery, chronic infection, or severe trauma, and in other cases that result in inadequate weight gain or maintenance. Oxandrol...
  15. OxandrinOxandrin
    Oxandrin Generic Name: Oxandrolone (ox-AN-droe-lone)Brand Name: OxandrinOxandrin may cause cysts filled with blood in the liver or spleen, or liver tumors that may be fatal. These side effects may go unnoticed until life-threatening liver failure or internal bleeding develops. These side effects often stop or reverse when the medicine is stopped. Oxandrin may also cause blood lipid (fat)...