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  1. PilocarpinePilocarpine
    Pilocarpine Generic Name: Pilocarpine (pye-loe-KAR-peen)Brand Name: SalagenPilocarpine is used for:Treating dry mouth associated with radiation treatment for cancer or Sjogren syndrome. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Pilocarpine is a cholinergic agent. It works by increasing the secretion of saliva from the salivary glands, which helps to ...
  2. PilocarpinePilocarpine
    Pilocarpine HydrochloridePronunciation: (PYE-loe-KAR-peen HYE-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: Cholinergic agent, Ophthalmic agent, miotic and antiglaucomaTrade Names:Isopto-Carpine- Solution, ophthalmic 1%- Solution, ophthalmic 2%- Solution, ophthalmic 4%Trade Names:Piloptic-1/2- Solution, ophthalmic 0.5%Trade Names:Piloptic-1- Solution, ophthalmic 1%Trade Names:Piloptic-2- So...
  3. Pilocarpine hydrochloridePilocarpine hydrochloride
    Pilocarpine hydrochlorideBrand names: Pilopine HS Gel, Isopto Carpine, PilocarWhy is Pilocarpine hydrochloride prescribed?Pilocar causes constriction of the pupils (miosis) and reduces pressure within the eye. It is used to treat the increased pressure of open-angle glaucoma and to lower eye pressure before surgery for acute angle-closure glaucoma. It can be used alone or in co...
  4. Pilocarpine HydrochloridePilocarpine Hydrochloride
    Pilocarpine HydrochloridePronunciation: (PYE-loe-KAR-peen HYE-droe-KLOR-ide)Class: Cholinergic agent, Ophthalmic agent, miotic and antiglaucomaTrade Names:Isopto-Carpine- Solution, ophthalmic 1%- Solution, ophthalmic 2%- Solution, ophthalmic 4%Trade Names:Piloptic-1/2- Solution, ophthalmic 0.5%Trade Names:Piloptic-1- Solution, ophthalmic 1%Trade Names:Piloptic-2- So...
  5. pilocarpine ophthalmicpilocarpine ophthalmic
    pilocarpine ophthalmicGeneric Name: pilocarpine ophthalmic (pie low CAR peen off THAL mik)Brand names: Pilocar, Pilopine-HS, Pilostat, ...show all 15 brand names.Isopto Carpine, Adsorbocarpine, Pilagan with C Cap, Ocu-Carpine, Ocusert, Piloptic-1/2, Piloptic-1, Akarpine, Piloptic-2, Piloptic-3, Piloptic-4, Piloptic-6What is pilocarpine ophthalmic?Pilocarpine reduces the amount of fluid...
  6. Pilopine HS GelPilopine HS Gel
    Pilopine HS GelGeneric Name: Pilocarpine (pye-loe-KAR-peen)Brand Name: Pilopine HSPilopine HS Gel is used for:Treating certain types of glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye) alone or in combination with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Pilopine HS Gel is a direct-acting miotic. It works by lowering the fluid pressure inside...
  7. Pilopine HS GelPilopine HS Gel
    Pilopine HS GelGeneric name: Pilocarpine hydrochlorideBrand names: Pilopine HS Gel, Isopto Carpine, PilocarWhy is Pilopine HS Gel prescribed?Pilocar causes constriction of the pupils (miosis) and reduces pressure within the eye. It is used to treat the increased pressure of open-angle glaucoma and to lower eye pressure before surgery for acute angle-closure glaucoma. It can b...
  8. Pilopine-HSPilopine-HS
    Pilopine-HSGeneric Name: pilocarpine ophthalmic (pie low CAR peen off THAL mik)Brand Names: Pilocar, Pilopine-HS, PilostatWhat is Pilopine-HS (pilocarpine ophthalmic)?Pilocarpine reduces the amount of fluid in the eye, which decreases pressure inside the eye.Pilocarpine ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat glaucoma or ocular hypertension (high pressure inside the eye).Piloca...
  9. Pilopine-HSPilopine-HS
    Pilopine-HSGeneric Name: pilocarpine (Ophthalmic route)pye-loe-KAR-peenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Isopto CarpineOcu-CarpineOcusert PiloPilocarPilopine-HSIn CanadaMinims Pilocarpine 2%Minims Pilocarpine 4%Available Dosage Forms:DeviceSuspensionSolutionGel/JellyTherapeutic Class: Direct Acting MioticPharmacologic Class: CholinergicUse...
  10. PilostatPilostat
    PilostatGeneric Name: pilocarpine ophthalmic (pie low CAR peen off THAL mik)Brand Names: Pilocar, Pilopine-HS, PilostatWhat is Pilostat (pilocarpine ophthalmic)?Pilocarpine reduces the amount of fluid in the eye, which decreases pressure inside the eye.Pilocarpine ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat glaucoma or ocular hypertension (high pressure inside the eye).Pilocarpine ...
  11. PimaPima
    PimaGeneric Name: potassium iodide (poe TAH see um EYE oh dide)Brand Names: PimaWhat is Pima (potassium iodide)?Potassium iodide is the potassium salt form of iodide, a naturally occurring substance.Potassium iodide is an expectorant. It thins mucus secretions in the respiratory tract that may be caused by chronic respiratory problems such as asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysem...
  12. PimaPima
    PimaGeneric Name: potassium iodide (Oral route)poe-TAS-ee-um EYE-oh-dideOral routeSolutionConsumer packagingTake potassium iodide (KI) only when public officials tell you. In a nuclear radiation emergency, radioactive iodine could be released into the air. KI protects only the thyroid gland from uptake of radioactive iodine. Therefore, KI should be used along with other emergency mea...
  13. Pima SyrupPima Syrup
    Pima SyrupGeneric Name: Potassium Iodide (poe-TASS-ee-uhm EYE-oh-dide)Brand Name: PimaPima Syrup is used for:Treating lung conditions or disease in which mucus complicates the condition (eg, emphysema, bronchial asthma, bronchitis). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Pima Syrup is an expectorant. It works by thinning mucous secretions (phlegm) i...
  14. PimecrolimusPimecrolimus
    PimecrolimusBrand names: ElidelWhy is Pimecrolimus prescribed?Elidel is a non-steroidal cream that relieves mild to moderate symptoms of eczema, a skin condition marked by itchy red patches that often crust, scale, and ooze. Elidel is approved for use in adults and children over 2 years old; it can be used for short-term treatment or on-and-off treatment over longer periods of ...
  15. pimecrolimus Topicalpimecrolimus Topical
    pimecrolimus (Topical route)pim-e-KROE-li-musTopical routeCreamLong-term safety of topical calcineurin inhibitors has not been established. Although a causal relationship has not been established, rare cases of malignancy (eg, skin and lymphoma) have been reported in patients treated with topical calcineurin inhibitors, including pimecrolimus cream. Therefore:Continuous long-term use of to...