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  1. RifapentineRifapentine
    Rifapentine Generic Name: Rifapentine (RIF-ah-pen-teen)Brand Name: PriftinRifapentine is used for:Treating tuberculosis (TB). It is used along with other medicines.Rifapentine is a rifamycin antibiotic. It works by killing or stopping growth of TB organisms.Do NOT use Rifapentine if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Rifapentine or to rifamycins (eg, rifampin)Con...
  2. RifapentineRifapentine
    RifapentinePronunciation: (Riff-ah-pen-teen)Class: Antituberculosis agentTrade Names:Priftin- Tablets 150 mgPharmacologyInhibits DNA-dependent RNA polymerase in susceptible strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis . Bactericidal for intracellular and extracellular M. tuberculosis organisms.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionRapid and well absorbed. Absolute bioavailability is not deter...
  3. RifaterRifater
    RifaterGeneric Name: isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin (EYE soe NYE a zid, PIR a ZIN a mide, and rif AM pin)Brand Names: RifaterWhat is Rifater (isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin)?Isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin are antibiotics. They prevent tuberculous bacteria from multiplying in your body.The combination of isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin is used to treat tube...
  4. RifaterRifater
    RifaterGeneric name: Rifampin, Isoniazid, PyrazinamideBrand names: RifaterWhy is Rifater prescribed?Rifater is a combination antibiotic used to treat the initial phase of tuberculosis. After a 2-month period, your doctor may prescribe another combination of antituberculosis drugs that can be continued for longer periods.Most important fact about RifaterIsoniazid, one ...
  5. RifaterRifater
    RifaterGeneric Name: rifampin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide (Oral route)rif-AM-pin, eye-soe-NYE-a-zid, pir-a-ZIN-a-mideOral routeTabletSevere and sometimes fatal hepatitis associated with isoniazid therapy may occur and may develop even after many months of treatment. The risk of developing hepatitis is age related. Approximate case rates by age are: 0 per 1,000 for persons under 20 years o...
  6. RifaterRifater
    Rifater Generic Name: Isoniazid/Pyrazinamide/Rifampin (EYE-soe-NYE-a-zid/PIR-a-ZIN-a-mide/rif-AM-pin)Brand Name: RifaterRifater may cause severe and sometimes fatal liver problems (eg, hepatitis). The risk of liver problems is greater in patients more than 35 years old. It may also be increased by daily use of alcohol, long-term liver problems, or unsanitary injectable drug use. Women, es...
  7. rifaximinrifaximin
    rifaximinGeneric Name: rifaximin (rif AX i min)Brand Names: XifaxanWhat is rifaximin?Rifaximin is an antibiotic that fights bacterial infection only in the intestines. It is used to treat travelers' diarrhea caused by E. coli. Most people get this infection by eating food or drinking fluids that have been contaminated with the bacteria.Rifaximin works differently from other antibioti...
  8. RifaximinRifaximin
    RifaximinBrand names: XifaxanWhy is Rifaximin prescribed?Xifaxan is an antibiotic prescribed to treat traveler's diarrhea, a bacterial infection in the intestines caused by Escherichia coli (also called E. coli). Traveler's diarrhea is the result of eating contaminated food or drinking untreated water, usually in foreign countries. Xifaxan is not prescribed for diarrhea that oc...
  9. rifaximinrifaximin
    rifaximin (Oral route)rif-AX-i-minCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.XifaxanAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: AntibioticUses For rifaximinRifaximin is a medicine used to treat travelers' diarrhea caused by a bacteria called E. Coli.rifaximin is available only with your doctor's prescription.Before Using rifaximinIn deciding to use a medicine, the r...
  10. RifaximinRifaximin
    Rifaximin Generic Name: Rifaximin (rif-AX-i-min)Brand Name: XifaxanRifaximin is used for:Treating travelers' diarrhea caused by certain strains of bacteria in patients 12 years of age and older. It may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rifaximin is an antibiotic. It works by slowing down the bacteria's ability to reproduce, allowing the body to fight the...
  11. RifaximinRifaximin
    RifaximinPronunciation: (riff-AX-ih-min)Class: Anti-infective agentTrade Names:Xifaxan- Tablets 200 mgPharmacologyInhibits bacterial RNA synthesis.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionSystemic absorption is low. Mean C max 4.3 ng/mL; median T max is 1.25 h; mean AUC 19.5 ng•h/mL.MetabolismInduces CYP3A4 in in vitro studies; however, because of low systemic absorption, clinica...
  12. RightStepRightStep
    RightStepGeneric 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,...
  13. rilonaceptrilonacept
    rilonaceptGeneric Name: rilonacept (ril ON a sept)Brand Names: ArcalystWhat is rilonacept?Rilonacept is used to treat some of the symptoms of rare genetic conditions such as Familial Cold Auto-inflammatory Syndrome (FCAS) or Muckle-Wells Syndrome (MWS).FCAS and MWS are inflammatory disorders in which the body develops certain symptoms without a known cause (such as virus, bacteria, o...
  14. rilonacept Subcutaneousrilonacept Subcutaneous
    rilonacept (Subcutaneous route)ril-ON-a-septCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ArcalystAvailable Dosage Forms:Powder for SolutionTherapeutic Class: Immunological AgentPharmacologic Class: Interleukin-1 InhibitorUses For rilonaceptRilonacept is used to treat cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes (CAPS), including familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome (FCAS) and M...
  15. RilonaceptRilonacept
    Rilonacept Generic Name: Rilonacept (ril-ON-a-sept)Brand Name: ArcalystRilonacept is used for:Treating certain types of genetic syndromes (cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes [CAPS]), including familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome (FCAS) and Muckle-Wells syndrome (MWS). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Rilonacept is an interleukin-1 (...