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  1. PhotofrinPhotofrin
    PhotofrinGeneric Name: porfimer (POR fi mer)Brand Names: PhotofrinWhat is Photofrin (porfimer)?Porfimer increases the sensitivity of tissues to the effects of light. Porfimer is used before the administration of laser light to cancerous tumors to decrease tumor size.Porfimer is used in the treatment of some esophageal and lung cancers.Porfimer may also be used for purposes other t...
  2. PhotofrinPhotofrin
    PhotofrinGeneric Name: porfimer (Intravenous route)POR-fi-merCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PhotofrinAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: Antineoplastic AgentUses For PhotofrinPorfimer belongs to the group of medicines known as antineoplastics. It is used, together with a special laser light, to treat cancer of the esophagus (the part o...
  3. PhotofrinPhotofrin
    Photofrin Generic Name: Porfimer (POR-fi-mer)Brand Name: PhotofrinPhotofrin is used for:Relieving symptoms of some cancers and treating certain other cancers and tumors. It is used in combination with laser light therapy.Photofrin is an antineoplastic. It works by binding to cancer cells that are then exposed to laser light, which damages and sometimes kills the cancer cells....
  4. PhrenilinPhrenilin
    PhrenilinGeneric Name: acetaminophen and butalbital (a SEET a MIN oh fen and bue TAL bi tal)Brand Names: Bupap, Cephadyn, Marten-Tab, Phrenilin, Phrenilin Forte, Promacet, SedapapWhat is Phrenilin (acetaminophen and butalbital)?Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.Butalbital is in a group of drugs called barbiturates. It relaxes muscle contractions involved in a tensio...
  5. PhrenilinPhrenilin
    PhrenilinGeneric Name: butalbital and acetaminophen combination (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Anolor 300CephadynDolgic LQEsgicEsgic-PlusEzolFioricetGeoneMargesicMedigesicPhrenilinPhrenilin ForteAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsuleSolutionUses For PhrenilinButalbital and acetaminophen combination is a pain reliever and relaxant....
  6. PhrenilinPhrenilin
    Phrenilin Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Butalbital (ah-seet-ah-MIN-oh-fen/byoo-TAL-bi-tal)Brand Name: Examples include Axocet and PhrenilinPhrenilin is used for:Relieving tension headaches. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.How these medicines work is not completely understood. Acetaminophen works in the brain to relieve pain. Butalbital has a d...
  7. Phrenilin FortePhrenilin Forte
    Phrenilin ForteGeneric Name: acetaminophen and butalbital (a SEET a MIN oh fen and bue TAL bi tal)Brand Names: Bupap, Cephadyn, Marten-Tab, Phrenilin, Phrenilin Forte, Promacet, SedapapWhat is Phrenilin Forte (acetaminophen and butalbital)?Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.Butalbital is in a group of drugs called barbiturates. It relaxes muscle contractions involved...
  8. Phrenilin FortePhrenilin Forte
    Phrenilin ForteGeneric Name: butalbital and acetaminophen combination (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Anolor 300CephadynDolgic LQEsgicEsgic-PlusEzolFioricetGeoneMargesicMedigesicPhrenilinPhrenilin ForteAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletCapsuleSolutionUses For Phrenilin ForteButalbital and acetaminophen combination is a pain reliever a...
  9. Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeinePhrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine
    Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeineGeneric Name: acetaminophen, butalbital, caffeine, and codeine (a SEET a MIN o fen, bue TAL bi tal, KAF een, and KOE deen)Brand Names: Fioricet with Codeine, Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeineWhat is Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine (acetaminophen, butalbital, caffeine, and codeine)?Codeine is in a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers....
  10. Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeinePhrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine
    Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeineGeneric Name: butalbital, acetaminophen, caffeine, and codeine (Oral route)bue-TAL-bi-tal, a-seet-a-MIN-oh-fen, KAF-een, KOE-deen FOS-fateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Fioricet with CodeinePhrenilin with Caffeine and CodeineAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTherapeutic Class: Opioid/Barbiturate CombinationPharmacologic Class: Barb...
  11. Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeinePhrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine
    Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Butalbital/Caffeine/Codeine (a-SEET-a-MIN-oh-fen/bue-TAL-bi-tal/KAF-een/KOE-deen)Brand Name: Examples include Fioricet with Codeine and Phrenilin with Caffeine and CodeinePhrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine is used for:Relieving tension headaches. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.\...
  12. PhyllocontinPhyllocontin
    PhyllocontinGeneric Name: aminophylline (a min OFF i lin)Brand Names: Phyllocontin, TruphyllineWhat is Phyllocontin (aminophylline)?Aminophylline is a bronchodilator. Aminophylline works in several ways: it relaxes muscles in your lungs and chest to allow more air in, decreases the sensitivity of your lungs to allergens and other substances that cause inflammation, and increases the c...
  13. PhyllocontinPhyllocontin
    PhyllocontinGeneric Name: aminophylline (Oral route)am-i-NOF-i-linCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.NorphylPhyllocontinIn CanadaQuibron-TAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, Extended ReleaseTabletSolutionTherapeutic Class: BronchodilatorChemical Class: TheophyllineUses For PhyllocontinAminophylline is used together with other medicine to treat the sympt...
  14. PhyllocontinPhyllocontin
    PhyllocontinGeneric Name: aminophylline (Oral route)am-i-NOF-i-linCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.NorphylPhyllocontinIn CanadaQuibron-TAvailable Dosage Forms:Tablet, Extended ReleaseTabletSolutionTherapeutic Class: BronchodilatorChemical Class: TheophyllineUses For PhyllocontinAminophylline is used together with other medicine to treat the sympt...
  15. physostigmine Ophthalmicphysostigmine Ophthalmic
    physostigmine (Ophthalmic route)fye-soe-STIG-meenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.EserineIsopto EserineAvailable Dosage Forms:OintmentSolutionTherapeutic Class: AntiglaucomaPharmacologic Class: Cholinesterase InhibitorUses For physostigminePhysostigmine is used to treat certain types of glaucoma.physostigmine is available only with your doctor's prescription...