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  1. OlsalazineOlsalazine
    Olsalazine Generic Name: Olsalazine (ol-SAL-a-zeen)Brand Name: DipentumOlsalazine is used for:Controlling symptoms of ulcerative colitis in patients who cannot take sulfasalazine.Olsalazine is a salicylate. It works by reducing inflammation of the colon by possibly preventing the production of substances that cause this inflammation.Do NOT use Olsalazine if:you are aller...
  2. Olsalazine sodiumOlsalazine sodium
    Olsalazine sodiumBrand names: DipentumWhy is Olsalazine sodium prescribed?Dipentum is an anti-inflammatory drug used to maintain long-term freedom from symptoms of ulcerative colitis (chronic inflammation and ulceration of the large intestine and rectum). It is prescribed for people who cannot take sulfasalazine (Azulfidine).Most important fact about Olsalazine ...
  3. Olsalazine SodiumOlsalazine Sodium
    Olsalazine SodiumPronunciation: (OLE-SAL-uh-zeen SO-dee-uhm)Class: GI agentTrade Names:Dipentum- Capsules 250 mgPharmacologyBioconverted to 5-aminosalicylic acid (mesalamine) in colon. Although mechanism of action is unknown, it probably reduces inflammation of colon topically by preventing production of substances involved in inflammatory process such as arachidonic acid.Pharm...
  4. OluxOlux
    OluxGeneric Name: clobetasol topical (kloe BAY ta sol)Brand Names: Clobevate, Clobex, Cormax, Embeline E, Olux, Olux-E, TemovateWhat is Olux (clobetasol topical)?Clobetasol is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling.Clobetasol topical is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a num...
  5. Olux FoamOlux Foam
    Olux FoamGeneric Name: Clobetasol (kloe-BAY-ta-sol)Brand Name: OluxOlux Foam is used for:The short-term treatment of burning and itching caused by moderate to severe skin diseases of the scalp. It may also be used for psoriasis.Olux Foam is a topical corticosteroid. It works by reducing skin inflammation (redness, swelling, itching, and irritation).Do NOT use Olux Foam if:y...
  6. Olux-EOlux-E
    Olux-EGeneric Name: clobetasol topical (kloe BAY ta sol)Brand Names: Clobevate, Clobex, Cormax, Embeline E, Olux, Olux-E, TemovateWhat is Olux-E (clobetasol topical)?Clobetasol is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling.Clobetasol topical is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a...
  7. Olux-E Emollient FoamOlux-E Emollient Foam
    Olux-E Emollient FoamGeneric Name: Clobetasol (kloe-BAY-ta-sol)Brand Name: Olux-EOlux-E Emollient Foam is used for:The short-term treatment of burning and itching caused by moderate to severe skin diseases.Olux-E Emollient Foam is a topical corticosteroid. It works by reducing skin inflammation (redness, swelling, itching, and irritation).Do NOT use Olux-E Emollient Foam if:\...
  8. Olux/Olux-E Complete Pack FoamOlux/Olux-E Complete Pack Foam
    Olux/Olux-E Complete Pack FoamGeneric Name: Clobetasol (kloe-BAY-ta-sol)Brand Name: Olux/Olux-E Complete PackOlux/Olux-E Complete Pack Foam is used for:The short-term treatment of burning and itching caused by moderate to severe skin diseases. The regular foam may also be used to treat psoriasis and burning and itching caused by moderate to severe skin diseases of the scalp.Olu...
  9. OmacorOmacor
    OmacorGeneric name: Omega-3-acid ethyl estersBrand names: OmacorWhy is Omacor prescribed?Your doctor may prescribe Omacor, together with a modified diet, if you have very high blood levels of triglycerides. High triglyceride levels can put you at a greater risk for developing heart disease. Omacor reduces the amount of triglycerides your liver produces.Omacor is to be used ...
  10. OmacorOmacor
    OmacorGeneric Name: omega-3-acid ethyl esters (Oral route)oh-MAY-ga-3-AS-id ETH-il ES-tersCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LovazaOmacorAvailable Dosage Forms:Capsule, Liquid FilledTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicUses For OmacorOmega-3-acid ethyl esters are used to lower very high triglyceride (fat-like substance) levels in the blood. This medicine may help ...
  11. omalizumabomalizumab
    omalizumabGeneric Name: omalizumab (OH ma LIZ oo mab)Brand Names: XolairWhat is omalizumab?Omalizumab is an antibody that helps decrease allergic responses in the body.Omalizumab is used to treat moderate to severe asthma that is caused by allergies in adults and children who are at least 12 years old.Omalizumab is usually given after other asthma medications have been tried withou...
  12. omalizumab Subcutaneousomalizumab Subcutaneous
    omalizumab (Subcutaneous route)oh-ma-LIZ-oo-mabSubcutaneous routePowder for SolutionAnaphylaxis, presenting as bronchospasm, hypotension, syncope, urticaria, and/or angioedema of the throat or tongue, has been reported to occur after administration of omalizumab. Anaphylaxis has occurred as early as after the first dose of omalizumab, but also has occurred beyond 1 year after beginning regul...
  13. OmalizumabOmalizumab
    Omalizumab Generic Name: Omalizumab (OH-ma-LIZ-oo-mab)Brand Name: XolairOmalizumab may rarely cause a severe and sometimes life-threatening allergic reaction. This may occur right after receiving a dose or hours later. It may occur after the first dose or after many doses. Your doctor will monitor you for a period of time after your receive your dose of Omalizumab . Contact your doctor or...
  14. OmalizumabOmalizumab
    OmalizumabPronunciation: (OH-ma-LIZ-oo-mab)Class: Monoclonal antibodyTrade Names:Xolair- Injection, lyophilized powder for solution 202.5 mg (150 mg per 1.2 mL after reconstitution)PharmacologySelectively binds to human immunoglobulin E (IgE), inhibiting the binding of IgE to the high-affinity IgE receptor on the surface of mast cells and basophils and limiting the degree of rele...
  15. Omega-3-acid ethyl estersOmega-3-acid ethyl esters
    Omega-3-acid ethyl estersBrand names: OmacorWhy is Omega-3-acid ethyl esters prescribed?Your doctor may prescribe Omacor, together with a modified diet, if you have very high blood levels of triglycerides. High triglyceride levels can put you at a greater risk for developing heart disease. Omacor reduces the amount of triglycerides your liver produces.Omacor is to be used onl...