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  1. PrandinPrandin
    PrandinGeneric name: RepaglinideBrand names: PrandinWhy is Prandin prescribed?Prandin is used to reduce blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes (the kind that does not require insulin shots). It's prescribed when diet and exercise alone fail to correct the problem. A combination of Prandin and a second diabetes drug can be prescribed if either drug alone proves insu...
  2. PrandinPrandin
    PrandinGeneric Name: repaglinide (Oral route)re-PAG-li-nideCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PrandinAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: HypoglycemicChemical Class: MeglitinideUses For PrandinRepaglinide is used to treat type 2 diabetes. When you have type 2 diabetes, insulin is still being produced by your pancreas. Sometimes the amount of insulin y...
  3. PrandinPrandin
    Prandin Generic Name: Repaglinide (re-PAG-li-nide)Brand Name: PrandinPrandin is used for:Treating type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes in patients who cannot control blood sugar levels by diet and exercise alone. It is used along with diet and exercise. It may be used alone or with other antidiabetic medicines.Prandin is a meglitinide antidiabetic. It works to lower blood gl...
  4. PrasteronePrasterone
    Prasterone Generic Name: Prasterone (PRASS-te-rone)Brand Name: Generic only. No brands available.Prasterone is used for:Possibly helping to treat a number of conditions, including lupus, multiple sclerosis, and Alzheimer disease. It has also been used to help strengthen the immune system, promote weight loss, and increase strength, energy, and muscle mass. It may also be used for ...
  5. prasugrelprasugrel
    prasugrelGeneric Name: prasugrel (PRA soo grel)Brand Names: EffientWhat is prasugrel?Prasugrel keeps the platelets in your blood from coagulating (clotting) to prevent unwanted blood clots that can occur with certain heart or blood vessel conditions.Prasugrel is used to prevent blood clots in people with acute coronary syndrome who are undergoing a procedure after a recent heart atta...
  6. prasugrelprasugrel
    prasugrel (Oral route)PRA-soo-grelOral routeTabletBleeding Risk: Prasugrel can cause significant, sometimes fatal, bleeding.Do not use prasugrel in patients with active pathological bleeding or a history of transient ischemic attack or stroke.In patients 75 years of age and older, prasugrel is generally not recommended, because of the increased risk of fatal and intracranial bleeding and...
  7. PrasugrelPrasugrel
    Prasugrel Generic Name: Prasugrel (PRA-soo-grel)Brand Name: EffientPrasugrel can cause severe and sometimes fatal bleeding. It should not be used in patients who have an active bleeding problem or a history of stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA; "mini-stroke"). Prasugrel is usually not recommended in patients over 74 years old, except in high-risk situations (eg, diabetes, history ...
  8. PrasugrelPrasugrel
    PrasugrelPronunciation: (PRA-soo-grel)Class: Aggregation inhibitorTrade Names:Effient- Tablet 5 mg- Tablet 10 mgPharmacologyPrasugrel is a thienopyridine class inhibitor of platelet activation and aggregation. It acts by irreversibly binding its active metabolite to the P2Y 12 class of adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptors on platelets.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapidly ab...
  9. PravacholPravachol
    PravacholGeneric Name: pravastatin (PRAV a STAT in)Brand Names: PravacholWhat is pravastatin?Pravastatin is a cholesterol-lowering medication that blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body.Pravastatin reduces low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and total cholesterol in the blood. Lowering your cholesterol can help prevent heart disease and hardening of th...
  10. PravacholPravachol
    PravacholGeneric name: Pravastatin sodiumBrand names: PravacholWhy is Pravachol prescribed?Pravachol is a cholesterol-lowering drug. Your doctor may prescribe it along with a cholesterol-lowering diet if your blood cholesterol level is dangerously high and you have not been able to lower it by diet alone.High cholesterol can lead to heart problems. By lowering your choleste...
  11. PravacholPravachol
    PravacholGeneric Name: pravastatin (Oral route)prav-a-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PravacholAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For PravacholPravastatin is used together with proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels in the blood. Using this medicine may help preve...
  12. PravacholPravachol
    Pravachol Generic Name: Pravastatin (PRAV-a-STAT-in)Brand Name: PravacholPravachol is used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It is also used in certain patients to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and death due to corona...
  13. pravastatinpravastatin
    pravastatinGeneric Name: pravastatin (PRAV a STAT in)Brand Names: PravacholWhat is pravastatin?Pravastatin is a cholesterol-lowering medication that blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body.Pravastatin reduces low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and total cholesterol in the blood. Lowering your cholesterol can help prevent heart disease and hardening of ...
  14. pravastatinpravastatin
    pravastatin (Oral route)prav-a-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.PravacholAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For pravastatinPravastatin is used together with proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels in the blood. Using pravastatin may help prevent medical problems caused ...
  15. PravastatinPravastatin
    Pravastatin Generic Name: Pravastatin (PRAV-a-STAT-in)Brand Name: PravacholPravastatin is used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It is also used in certain patients to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and death due to co...