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  1. PirbuterolPirbuterol
    Pirbuterol Generic Name: Pirbuterol (pir-BUE-ter-ol)Brand Name: Maxair AutohalerPirbuterol is used for:Treating or preventing the symptoms of asthma. It may be used alone or in combination with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Pirbuterol is a beta agonist. It works by relaxing the smooth muscle in the airway, which allows ai...
  2. Pirbuterol AcetatePirbuterol Acetate
    Pirbuterol AcetatePronunciation: (pihr-BYOO-tuh-role ASS-uh-TATE)Class: SympathomimeticTrade Names:Maxair Autohaler- Aerosol 0.2 mg/actuationPharmacologyProduces bronchodilation by relaxing bronchial smooth muscle through beta-2 receptor stimulation.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapidly absorbed following aerosol administration.Elimination51% of the dose is excreted in the ...
  3. pirbuterol inhalationpirbuterol inhalation
    pirbuterol inhalationGeneric Name: pirbuterol inhalation (peer BYOO ter ole)Brand Names: Maxair, Maxair AutohalerWhat is pirbuterol inhalation?Pirbuterol is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve breathing.Pirbuterol inhalation is used to treat conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.Pirbuterol inhalation may also be used for condition...
  4. piroxicampiroxicam
    piroxicamGeneric Name: piroxicam (peer OX i kam)Brand Names: FeldeneWhat is piroxicam?Piroxicam is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Piroxicam works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.Piroxicam is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis.Piroxicam may also be used for other purposes not listed in t...
  5. PiroxicamPiroxicam
    PiroxicamBrand names: FeldeneWhy is Piroxicam prescribed?Feldene, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, is used to relieve the inflammation, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain associated with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis (the most common form of arthritis). It is prescribed both for sudden flare-ups and for long-term treatment.Most important fact about Piroxi...
  6. piroxicampiroxicam
    piroxicam (Oral route)pir-OX-i-kamOral routeCapsuleCARDIOVASCULAR RISKNSAIDs may cause an increased risk of serious cardiovascular thrombotic events, myocardial infarction, and stroke, which can be fatal. This risk may increase with duration of use. Patients with cardiovascular disease or risk factors for cardiovascular disease may be at greater riskPiroxicam is contraindicat...
  7. PiroxicamPiroxicam
    Piroxicam Generic Name: Piroxicam (pir-OX-i-kam)Brand Name: FeldenePiroxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It may cause an increased risk of serious and sometimes fatal heart and blood vessel problems (eg, heart attack, stroke). The risk may be greater if you already have heart problems or if you take Piroxicam for a long time. Do not use Piroxicam right before or af...
  8. PiroxicamPiroxicam
    PiroxicamPronunciation: (pihr-OX-ih-kam)Class: NSAIDTrade Names:Feldene- Capsules 10 mg- Capsules 20 mgAlti-Piroxicam (Canada)Apo-Piroxicam (Canada)Gen-Piroxicam (Canada)Novo-Pirocam (Canada)Nu-Pirox (Canada)PharmacologyDecreases inflammation, pain, and fever, probably through inhibition of cyclooxygenase activity and prostaglandin synthesis.PharmacokineticsAbsorp...
  9. pitavastatinpitavastatin
    pitavastatin (Oral route)pi-tav-a-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LivaloAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For pitavastatinPitavastatin is used together with a proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels and high triglyceride (fat) levels in the blood. High levels of cholesterol or triglycerides can clog blood ...
  10. PitavastatinPitavastatin
    PitavastatinPronunciation: (PIT-a-va-STAT-in)Class: HMG-CoA reductase inhibitorTrade Names:Livalo- Tablets 1 mg- Tablets 2 mg- Tablets 4 mgPharmacologyIncreases rate at which body removes cholesterol from blood and reduces production of cholesterol by inhibiting enzyme that catalyzes early rate-limiting step in cholesterol synthesis.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapidly abs...
  11. pitcher plantpitcher plant
    pitcher plantGeneric Name: pitcher plant (pit sher plant)Brand names: SarapinWhat is pitcher plant?Pitcher plant is also known as Eve's Cup, Fly Catcher, Huntsman's Cup, Water Cup and others.Pitcher plant has been used for stomach and digestive problems, for urinary tract disorders, and formerly as a cure for smallpox.Pitcher plant has not been evaluated by the FDA for safety, effe...
  12. PitocinPitocin
    PitocinGeneric Name: oxytocin (ox e TOW sin)Brand Names: Pitocin, SyntocinonWhat is Pitocin (oxytocin)?Oxytocin is a natural hormone that causes the uterus to contract.Oxytocin is used to induce labor, strengthen labor contractions during childbirth, control bleeding after childbirth, or to induce an abortion.Oxytocin may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this m...
  13. PitocinPitocin
    PitocinGeneric Name: oxytocin (Intravenous route, Intramuscular route)ox-i-TOE-sinIntravenous routeSolutionElective induction of labor is defined as the initiation of labor in a pregnant individual who has no medical indications for induction. Since the available data are inadequate to evaluate the benefits-to-risks considerations, oxytocin is not indicated for elective induction of labo...
  14. PitocinPitocin
    Pitocin Generic Name: Oxytocin (ox-i-TOE-sin)Brand Name: PitocinPitocin is used for:Inducing labor in women with Rh problems, diabetes, preeclampsia, or when it is in the best interest of the mother or fetus. It is also used to help abort the fetus in cases of incomplete abortion or miscarriage, produce contractions during the third stage of labor, and control bleeding after child...
  15. PitressinPitressin
    PitressinGeneric Name: vasopressin (vay soe PRES in)Brand Names: PitressinWhat is Pitressin (vasopressin)?Vasopressin is a man-made form of a hormone called "anti-diuretic hormone" that is normally secreted by the pituitary gland. In the body, vasopressin acts on the kidneys and blood vessels.Vasopressin helps prevent the loss of water from the body by reducing urine output and help...