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  1. pyrimethamine and sulfadoxinepyrimethamine and sulfadoxine
    pyrimethamine and sulfadoxineGeneric Name: pyrimethamine and sulfadoxine (PIR i METH a meen and SUL fa DOX een)Brand Names: FansidarWhat is pyrimethamine and sulfadoxine?Pyrimethamine is an antiparasitic drug. It prevents the growth and reproduction of parasites.Sulfadoxine is a sulfa drug that fights bacteria in the body.The combination of pyrimethamine and sulfadoxine is used to ...
  2. pyrimethamine and sulfadoxinepyrimethamine and sulfadoxine
    pyrimethamine and sulfadoxine (Oral route)pir-i-METH-a-meen, sul-fa-DOX-eenOral routeTabletFatalities associated with the administration of pyrimethamine/sulfadoxine have occurred due to severe reactions, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis. Pyrimethamine/sulfadoxine prophylaxis must be discontinued at the first appearance of skin rash, if a significant reductio...
  3. Pyrimethamine/SulfadoxinePyrimethamine/Sulfadoxine
    Pyrimethamine/Sulfadoxine Generic Name: Pyrimethamine/Sulfadoxine (peer-i-METH-a-meen/sul-fa-DOX-een)Brand Name: FansidarSevere and sometimes fatal reactions, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis, have been associated with the use of Pyrimethamine/Sulfadoxine . Contact your doctor immediately if you develop signs of infection (eg, fever, chills, sore throat),...
  4. Pyrinex TopicalPyrinex Topical
    PyrinexGeneric Name: pyrethrum extract and piperonyl butoxide (Topical route)pye-REE-thrum EX-trackt, PIP-er-oh-nil byoo-TOX-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.A200 Maximum StrengthA200 Time-Tested FormulaLice-XLicideMedi-Lice Maximum StrengthPronto Maximum StrengthPyrinexPyrinylRidTisitAvailable Dosage Forms:Gel/JellyLiquidShampooKitFoamThe...
  5. Pyrinyl TopicalPyrinyl Topical
    PyrinylGeneric Name: pyrethrum extract and piperonyl butoxide (Topical route)pye-REE-thrum EX-trackt, PIP-er-oh-nil byoo-TOX-ideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.A200 Maximum StrengthA200 Time-Tested FormulaLice-XLicideMedi-Lice Maximum StrengthPronto Maximum StrengthPyrinexPyrinylRidTisitAvailable Dosage Forms:Gel/JellyLiquidShampooKitFoamThe...
  6. pyrithione Topicalpyrithione Topical
    pyrithione (Topical route)pir-i-THYE-oneCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.2 in 1 DandruffBeta MedDermaZincDHS ZincSkincureZinconZnpAvailable Dosage Forms:ShampooSprayCreamBarLotionSoapTherapeutic Class: Dermatological AgentChemical Class: PyrethrumsUses For pyrithionePyrithione is used to help control the symptoms of dandruff and seborrheic de...
  7. Pyrithione Zinc ShampooPyrithione Zinc Shampoo
    Pyrithione Zinc ShampooGeneric Name: Pyrithione Zinc (peer-i-THYE-one ZINK)Brand Name: Examples include Denorex and DermazincPyrithione Zinc Shampoo is used for:Treating and preventing itching, flaking, and scaling of the scalp caused by dandruff or seborrhea (oily, crusting, or scaling skin).Pyrithione Zinc Shampoo is an antiseborrheic. It works by slowing the production of skin...
  8. Pyrithione Zinc ConditionerPyrithione Zinc Conditioner
    Pyrithione Zinc ConditionerGeneric Name: Pyrithione Zinc (PIR-i-THYE-one zink)Brand Name: Selsun Blue ConditionerPyrithione Zinc Conditioner is used for:Treating and preventing flaking, itching, and scaling of the scalp caused by dandruff or seborrhea (crusting, oily, or scaling skin). It also moisturizes dry hair.Pyrithione Zinc Conditioner is an antiseborrheic. It works by slow...
  9. Pyrlex PDPyrlex PD
    Pyrlex PDGeneric Name: phenylephrine and pyrilamine (FEN il EFF rin and pir IL a meen)Brand Names: Aldex D, Deconsal CT Tannate, K-Tan, Pyril Tann-12, Pyrlex PD, Ry-T-12, Ryna-12, Ryna-12S, Rynesa 12S, V-Tann, Viravan-S, Viravan-TWhat is this drug?Phenylephrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (stuffy n...
  10. PyrroxatePyrroxate
    PyrroxateGeneric Name: acetaminophen/chlorpheniramine/phenylpropanolamine (a seet a MIN oh fen/klor fen IR a meen/fen ill proe pa NOLE a meen)Brand Names: Chlor-Trimeton Sinus, Coricidin D, Pyrroxate, Sinulin, TriaminicinWhat is Pyrroxate (acetaminophen/chlorpheniramine/phenylpropanolamine)?Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. It is used to treat many conditions such ...
  11. PyrroxatePyrroxate
    Pyrroxate Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Chlorpheniramine/Phenylephrine (ah-seet-ah-MIN-oh-fen/klor-fen-EER-a-meen/fen-ill-EF-rin)Brand Name: Examples include Pyrroxate and DryphenPyrroxate is used for:Relieving symptoms of colds, hay fever, and allergies such as headache, sinus pain, nasal and sinus congestion, sneezing, watery eyes, runny nose, fever, and itching of the nose or thr...
  12. pyrviniumpyrvinium
    pyrvinium (Oral route)pir-VIN-ee-umUses For pyrviniumPyrvinium is used to treat pinworms (enterobiasis). It will not work for other types of worm infections (for example, roundworms or tapeworms).Pyrvinium is available only with your doctor's prescription.Before Using pyrviniumIn deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it will do. T...
  13. PytestPytest
    PytestGeneric Name: 14c urea (Oral route)14C ure-EE-aCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PytestAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTherapeutic Class: Diagnostic Agent, Helicobactor Pylori, Breath TestUses For PytestUrea C 14 is a radiopharmaceutical. It is used to diagnose stomach ulcers caused by a certain kind of bacteria known as Helicobacter pylori or H. pylori.This ...
  14. ParacetamolParacetamol
    What is paracetamol ? Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. The exact mechanism of action of is not known. Paracetamol is used to treat many conditions such as headache, muscle aches, arthritis, backache, toothaches, colds, and fevers. It relieves pain in mild arthritis but has no effect on the underlying inflammation and swelling of the joint. Paracetamol may ...