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  1. ProrexProrex
    ProrexGeneric Name: promethazine (Injection route, Intravenous route)proe-METH-a-zeenInjection routeSolutionPromethazine hydrochloride injection, USP should not be used in pediatric patients less than 2 years of age because of the potential for fatal respiratory depression.Postmarketing cases of respiratory depression, including fatalities, have been reported with use of promethazine h...
  2. ProscarProscar
    ProscarGeneric Name: finasteride (fih NAH steh ride)Brand Names: Propecia, ProscarWhat is finasteride?Finasteride prevents the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the body. DHT is involved in the development of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).Finasteride is used to treat male pattern hair loss in men. It is also used to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hyp...
  3. ProscarProscar
    ProscarGeneric name: FinasterideBrand names: ProscarWhy is Proscar prescribed?Proscar is prescribed to help shrink an enlarged prostate.The prostate, a chestnut-shaped gland present in males, produces a liquid that forms part of the semen. This gland completely encloses the upper part of the urethra, the tube through which urine flows out of the bladder. Many men over age 5...
  4. ProscarProscar
    ProscarGeneric Name: finasteride (Oral route)fin-AS-ter-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PropeciaProscarAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Alopecia AgentPharmacologic Class: 5-Alpha Reductase InhibitorUses For ProscarNote: Women of childbearing potential should not use or handle crushed finasteride tablets. Finasteride can cause birth defects...
  5. ProscarProscar
    Proscar Generic Name: Finasteride (fin-AS-ter-ide)Brand Name: ProscarProscar is used for:Treating urinary problems caused by an enlarged prostate gland (benign prostatic hyperplasia, BPH). It is also used to lower the risk of needing surgery to treat BPH. It may be used with another medicine (doxazosin) to lower the risk of worsening BPH. It may also be used for other conditions a...
  6. Prosed ECProsed EC
    Prosed ECGeneric Name: atropine, hyoscyamine, methenamine, methylene blue, phenyl salicylate, and benzoic acid (Oral route)AT-roe-peen SUL-fate, hye-oh-SYE-a-meen SUL-fate, meth-EN-a-meen, METH-i-leen BLOO, FEN-il sal-I-si-late, ben-ZOE-ik AS-idCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Prosed ECTrac TabsUrisedAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, Enteric CoatedTherapeutic...
  7. Prosed ED Delayed-Release TabletsProsed ED Delayed-Release Tablets
    Prosed ED Delayed-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Atropine/Benzoic Acid/Hyoscyamine/Methenamine/Methylene Blue/Phenyl Salicylate (A-troe-peen/ben-ZOE-ik AS-id/hye-oh-SYE-a-meen/meth-EN-a-meen/METH-i-leen/FEN-ill sa-LI-si-late)Brand Name: Prosed ED and Uritact-ECProsed ED Delayed-Release Tablets are used for:Treating painful and irritating symptoms of the urinary tract due to urinary t...
  8. Prosed/DSProsed/DS
    Prosed/DS Generic Name: Benzoic Acid/Hyoscyamine/Methenamine/Methylene Blue/Phenyl Salicylate (ben-ZOE-ik AS-id/HYE-oh-SYE-a-meen/meth-EN-a-meen/METH-i-leen/FEN-il sa-LIS-i-late)Brand Name: Prosed/DSProsed/DS is used for:Treating painful and irritating symptoms of the urinary tract due to urinary tract infections or diagnostic procedures.Prosed/DS is a urinary antiseptic, uri...
  9. Prosed/DSProsed/DS
    Prosed/DS Generic Name: Benzoic Acid/Hyoscyamine/Methenamine/Methylene Blue/Phenyl Salicylate (ben-ZOE-ik AS-id/HYE-oh-SYE-a-meen/meth-EN-a-meen/METH-i-leen/FEN-il sa-LIS-i-late)Brand Name: Prosed/DSProsed/DS is used for:Treating painful and irritating symptoms of the urinary tract due to urinary tract infections or diagnostic procedures.Prosed/DS is a urinary antiseptic, uri...
  10. ProsomProsom
    ProsomGeneric Name: estazolam (es TA zoe lam)Brand Names: ProsomWhat is Prosom (estazolam)?Estazolam is in a group of drugs called benzodiazepines (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peens). Estazolam affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause sleep problems (insomnia).Estazolam is used to treat insomnia symptoms, such as trouble falling or staying asleep.Estazolam may al...
  11. ProSomProSom
    ProSomGeneric name: EstazolamBrand names: ProSomWhy is ProSom prescribed?ProSom, a sleeping pill, is given for the short-term treatment of insomnia. Insomnia may involve difficulty falling asleep, frequent awakenings during the night, or too-early morning awakening.Most important fact about ProSomAs a chemical cousin of Valium and similar tranquilizers, ProSom is pote...
  12. ProsomProsom
    ProsomGeneric Name: estazolam (Oral route)es-TAZ-oh-lamCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ProsomAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: HypnoticPharmacologic Class: Benzodiazepine, Short or Intermediate ActingUses For ProsomEstazolam is used to treat insomnia (trouble with sleeping). This medicine is for short-term use only, usually 7 to 10 days.Estazo...
  13. ProsomProsom
    Prosom Generic Name: Estazolam (es-TAZ-oh-lam)Brand Name: ProsomProsom is used for:Treating insomnia (trouble sleeping). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prosom is a benzodiazepine. It works by depressing the central nervous system (brain), causing drowsiness to aid in falling asleep.Do NOT use Prosom if:you are allergic to any ingred...
  14. ProstavanProstavan
    ProstavanGeneric Name: zinc supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.GalzinM2 Zinc 50Orazinc 110Orazinc 220Zinc-220Zinc ChelatedZn Plus ProteinIn CanadaProstavanAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsuleTablet, Extended ReleaseUses For ProstavanZinc supplements are used to prevent or treat zinc deficiency.The body n...
  15. ProstigminProstigmin
    Prostigmin Generic Name: Neostigmine (nee-oh-STIG-meen)Brand Name: ProstigminProstigmin is used for:Treating myasthenia gravis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prostigmin is a cholinesterase inhibitor. It works by improving the transmission of nerve impulses in muscles so that the muscles are better able to work.Do NOT use Prostigmin if:...