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  1. Rid-A-Pain TopicalRid-A-Pain Topical
    Rid-A-PainGeneric Name: capsaicin (Topical route)kap-SAY-sinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Arthricare For WomenCapsagelCapsagesic-HP Arthritis ReliefCapsinDouble CapIcy Hot Arthritis TherapyPain EnzRid-A-PainSportsmedTherapatch WarmTrixaicinZostrixIn CanadaAxsainCapsaicinCapsaicin HpAvailable Dosage Forms:LotionCreamGel/JellyPat...
  2. Rid-A-Pain CompoundRid-A-Pain Compound
    Rid-A-Pain Compound Generic Name: Acetaminophen/Caffeine/Salicylamide (aH-seet-ah-MIN-oh-fen/ka-FEEN/SAL-ih-sill-ah-mide)Brand Name: Rid-A-Pain CompoundRid-A-Pain Compound is used for:Treating mild to moderate aches and pains associated with headache, muscle and joint soreness, backache, menstrual cramps, colds and flu, sinusitis, toothache, and minor pain from arthritis, and to r...
  3. RidactateRidactate
    RidactateGeneric Name: calcium lactate (KAL see um LACK tate)Brand Names: RidactateWhat is Ridactate (calcium lactate)?Calcium is a mineral that is found naturally in foods. Calcium is necessary for many normal functions of the body, especially bone formation and maintenance. Calcium can also bind to other minerals (such as phosphate) and aid in their removal from the body.Calcium l...
  4. RidauraRidaura
    RidauraGeneric Name: auranofin (aw RAN oh fin)Brand Names: RidauraWhat is Ridaura (auranofin)?Auranofin is a form of gold that reduces some of the effects of the inflammatory process in the body.Auranofin is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis.Auranofin is usually given when other medications have been tried without successful treatment of symptoms.Auranofin will not reverse any ...
  5. RidauraRidaura
    RidauraGeneric name: AuranofinBrand names: RidauraWhy is Ridaura prescribed?Ridaura, a gold preparation, is given to help treat rheumatoid arthritis. Ridaura is taken by mouth, unlike other gold compounds, which are given by injection. It is recommended only for people who have not been helped sufficiently by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (Anaprox, Dolobid, I...
  6. RidauraRidaura
    RidauraGeneric Name: gold compound (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.RidauraAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleUses For RidauraThe gold compounds are used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. They may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.In addition to the helpful effects of this medicine in treating your medica...
  7. RidauraRidaura
    Ridaura Generic Name: Auranofin (or-RAIN-oh-fin)Brand Name: RidauraRidaura contains gold, which can build up in the blood and become toxic. Report any symptom suggesting toxicity (rash, mouth sores, persistent diarrhea, indigestion, metallic taste, unusual bleeding or bruising, itching, blood in the urine, fainting) to your health care provider immediately.Ridaura is used for...
  8. RidraminRidramin
    RidraminGeneric Name: chlorpheniramine (KLOR fen IR a meen)Brand Names: AHist, Aller-Chlor, Allergy Relief, C.P.M., Chlo-Amine, Chlor-Al Rel, Chlor-Mal, Chlor-Phen, Chlor-Phenit, Chlor-Trimeton, Chlor-Trimeton Allergy SR, Chlorphen, ChlorTan, Ed Chlor-Tan, Ed ChlorPed, PediaTan, Ridramin, TanaHist-PD, Triaminic Allergy, Wal-finateWhat is Ridramin (chlorpheniramine)?Chlorpheniramine is...
  9. rifabutinrifabutin
    rifabutinGeneric Name: rifabutin (RIF a BUE tin)Brand Names: MycobutinWhat is rifabutin?Rifabutin is an antibiotic. It prevents bacteria from multiplying in your body.Rifabutin is used to prevent mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) in people with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. Rifabutin is also used with other medications to treat tuberculosis in people with HIV.Rifabu...
  10. rifabutinrifabutin
    rifabutin (Oral route)rif-a-BUE-tinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MycobutinAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTherapeutic Class: AntitubercularChemical Class: RifamycinUses For rifabutinRifabutin is used to help prevent Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) disease from causing disease throughout the body in patients with advanced human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infec...
  11. RifabutinRifabutin
    Rifabutin Generic Name: Rifabutin (RIF-a-BUE-tin)Brand Name: MycobutinRifabutin is used for:Preventing Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) disease in patients with advanced HIV infection.Rifabutin is an antibacterial. It works by preventing or slowing the growth of certain bacteria.Do NOT use Rifabutin if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Rifabutin or to any other rif...
  12. RifabutinRifabutin
    RifabutinPronunciation: (RIFF-uh-BYOO-tin)Class: Antituberculosis agentTrade Names:Mycobutin- Capsules 150 mgPharmacologyInhibits DNA-dependent RNA polymerase in susceptible strains of bacteria.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionReadily absorbed from GI tract (53%). C max is 375 ng/mL. T max is 3.3 h. Bioavailability is 20% (HIV-positive patients) or 85% (healthy patients). High fat...
  13. RifadinRifadin
    RifadinGeneric Name: rifampin (rif AM pin)Brand Names: RifadinWhat is Rifadin (rifampin)?Rifampin is an antibiotic. Rifampin prevents bacteria from spreading in your body.Rifampin is used to treat or prevent tuberculosis (TB).Rifampin may also be used to eliminate a bacteria from your nose and throat that may cause meningitis or other infections, even if you do not have an infecti...
  14. RifadinRifadin
    RifadinGeneric Name: rifampin (Oral route, Intravenous route)rif-AM-pinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.RifadinRifadin IVRimactaneAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTabletPowder for SolutionSyrupTherapeutic Class: AntitubercularChemical Class: RifamycinUses For RifadinRifampin is used to treat certain bacterial infections.Rifampin is used with other med...
  15. RifadinRifadin
    Rifadin Generic Name: Rifampin (rif-am-pin)Brand Name: RifadinRifadin is used for:The treatment of all forms of tuberculosis and the treatment of some people who have meningitis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rifadin is an antituberculosis agent. It works by killing or stopping the growth of tuberculosis bacteria.Do NOT use Rifadin if:...