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  1. PrednisonePrednisone
    PrednisoneBrand names: PrednisoneWhy is Prednisone prescribed?Prednisone, a steroid drug, is used to reduce inflammation and alleviate symptoms in a variety of disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis and severe cases of asthma. It may be given to treat primary or secondary adrenal cortex insufficiency (lack of sufficient adrenal hormone in the body). It is used in treating al...
  2. PrednisonePrednisone
    Prednisone Generic Name: Prednisone (PRED-ni-sone)Brand Name: SterapredPrednisone is used for:Treating severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, multiple sclerosis, and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prednisone is a corticosteroid. It works by decreasing or preventing tissues from responding to inflammation. It also modifies th...
  3. PrednisonePrednisone
    Prednisone Generic Name: Prednisone (PRED-ni-sone)Brand Name: SterapredPrednisone is used for:Treating severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, multiple sclerosis, and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prednisone is a corticosteroid. It works by decreasing or preventing tissues from responding to inflammation. It also modifies th...
  4. Prednisone SolutionPrednisone Solution
    Prednisone SolutionGeneric Name: Prednisone (PRED-ni-sone)Brand Name: Generics only. No brands available.Prednisone Solution is used for:Treating severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, multiple sclerosis, and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prednisone Solution is a corticosteroid. It works by decreasing or preventing tissues fr...
  5. Prednisone ConcentratePrednisone Concentrate
    Prednisone ConcentrateGeneric Name: Prednisone (PRED-ni-sone)Brand Name: Generics only. No brands available.Prednisone Concentrate is used for:Treating severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, multiple sclerosis, and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Prednisone Concentrate is a corticosteroid. It works by decreasing or preventing t...
  6. PrednisonePrednisone
    PrednisonePronunciation: (PRED-nih-sone)Class: GlucocorticoidTrade Names:Prednisone- Tablets 1 mg- Tablets 2.5 mg- Tablets 20 mg- Tablets 50 mg- Solution, oral 1 mg/mLTrade Names:Prednisone Intensol Concentrate- Concentrate, oral 5 mg/mLTrade Names:Sterapred- Tablets 5 mgTrade Names:Sterapred DS- Tablets 10 mgApo-Prednisone (Canada)Winpred (Canada)Phar...
  7. PreferaOBPreferaOB
    PreferaOBGeneric Name: prenatal multivitamins (PRE nay tal VYE ta mins)Brand Names: Advance Care Plus, Bright Beginnings, Cenogen Ultra, CitraNatal 90 DHA, CitraNatal Assure, CitraNatal DHA, CitraNatal Rx, Complete Natal, Complete-RF, CompleteNate, Concept DHA, Concept OB, Dualvit OB, Duet, Duet Chewable, Duet DHA, Duet DHA EC, Edge OB, Folbecal, Foltabs, Foltabs 90 plus DHA, Foltabs plus DHA,...
  8. PrefestPrefest
    PrefestGeneric Name: estradiol and norgestimate (ess tra DYE all and nor JESS tih mate)Brand Names: PrefestWhat is Prefest (estradiol and norgestimate)?Estradiol is a female sex hormone that is involved in the development and maintenance of the female reproductive system.Norgestimate is a form of progesterone. Progesterone is a female hormone important for the regulation of ovulatio...
  9. PrefestPrefest
    PrefestGeneric name: Estradiol/norethindrone acetateBrand names: Prefest, Activella and femhrt, ActivellaWhy is Prefest prescribed?Activella is prescribed for hormone replacement therapy. It contains estrogen and progestin hormones. Activella is used after menopause to reduce hot flashes and help prevent thinning bones (osteoporosis). It is also used to treat postmenopausal v...
  10. PrefestPrefest
    PrefestGeneric Name: conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ActivellaAngeliqCyclessaEstinylLoestrin 1/20Loestrin 1.5/30MircetteNeconOrtho-NovumPrefestPremphasePremproTri-LevlenTriphasilAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, ChewableUses For PrefestConjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone ...
  11. PrefestPrefest
    PrefestGeneric Name: conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone (Oral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ActivellaAngeliqCyclessaEstinylLoestrin 1/20Loestrin 1.5/30MircetteNeconOrtho-NovumPrefestPremphasePremproTri-LevlenTriphasilAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, ChewableUses For PrefestConjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone ...
  12. PrefestPrefest
    Prefest Generic Name: Norgestimate with Ethinyl Estradiol (ess-tra-DYE-ole/nor-JES-ti-mate/ETH-in-il ess-tra-DYE-ole)Brand Name: PrefestPrefest and similar medicines may increase the risk of heart attacks, strokes, breast cancer, and blood clots. Cigarette smoking increases these risks. Do not use Prefest to prevent heart disease, heart attacks, or strokes.Prefest is used fo...
  13. Prefrin LiquifilmPrefrin Liquifilm
    Prefrin LiquifilmGeneric Name: phenylephrine (Ophthalmic route)fen-il-EF-rinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AK-DilateAltafrinEye CoolMydfrinNeofrinNeo-SynephrineOcu-PhrinPrefrin LiquifilmAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Mydriatic-CycloplegicPharmacologic Class: SympathomimeticChemical Class: AlkylarylamineUses For Prefrin Liquif...
  14. pregabalinpregabalin
    pregabalinGeneric Name: pregabalin (pre GAB a lin)Brand Names: LyricaWhat is pregabalin?Pregabalin is an anti-epileptic drug, also called an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing down impulses in the brain that cause seizures. Pregabalin also affects chemicals in the brain that send pain signals across the nervous system.Pregabalin is used to control seizures and to treat fibromyalgia....
  15. PregabalinPregabalin
    PregabalinBrand names: LyricaWhy is Pregabalin prescribed?Lyrica is used to treat nerve pain associated with diabetes and the after-effects of shingles (herpes zoster infection). It is also used together with other drugs to treat a form of epilepsy characterized by partial seizures.Most important fact about PregabalinLyrica can cause dizziness, sleepiness, and blurred o...