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  1. SolganalSolganal
    SolganalGeneric Name: aurothioglucose (or oh thye oh GLUE cose)Brand Names: SolganalWhat is Solganal (aurothioglucose)?Aurothioglucose is a form of gold. Gold suppresses the inflammatory process.Aurothioglucose is used by injection to treat adult and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.Although not approved by the FDA for these purposes, aurothioglucose has also been used with corticost...
  2. SolganalSolganal
    SolganalGeneric Name: gold compound (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.RidauraAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleUses For SolganalThe 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 medi...
  3. SoliaSolia
    SoliaGeneric Name: ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel (EH thih nill ess tra DYE ole and des oh JESS trel)Brand Names: Apri, Cesia, Cyclessa, Desogen, Kariva, Mircette, Ortho-Cept, Reclipsen, Solia, VelivetWhat is Solia (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel)?Ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel contains a combination of female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ova...
  4. solifenacinsolifenacin
    solifenacinGeneric Name: solifenacin (sol ee FEN a sin)Brand Names: VESIcareWhat is solifenacin?Solifenacin reduces muscle spasms of the bladder and urinary tract.Solifenacin is used to treat symptoms of overactive bladder, such as frequent or urgent urination, and incontinence (urine leakage).Solifenacin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.Wha...
  5. solifenacinsolifenacin
    solifenacin (Oral route)soe-li-FEN-a-sinCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.VesicareAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTherapeutic Class: Urinary AntispasmodicPharmacologic Class: AntimuscarinicUses For solifenacinSolifenacin is used to treat bladder problems such as frequent need to urinate or loss of control of urinary function.solifenacin is available only with your d...
  6. SolifenacinSolifenacin
    Solifenacin Generic Name: Solifenacin (SOE-li-FEN-a-sin)Brand Name: VESIcareSolifenacin is used for:Treating overactive bladder with symptoms of an urgent need to urinate, a need to urinate often, or leakage of urine.Solifenacin is a muscarinic receptor antagonist. It works by blocking the action of certain chemicals in the body to help decrease urination problems caused by ove...
  7. Solifenacin succinateSolifenacin succinate
    Solifenacin succinateBrand names: VESIcareWhy is Solifenacin succinate prescribed?VESIcare is prescribed for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB). People with overactive bladder experience a strong and urgent need to urinate (urgency), a need to urinate more often than normal (frequency), or involuntary urine leakage (incontinence).In OAB, the muscle in the bladder wall ...
  8. Solifenacin SuccinateSolifenacin Succinate
    Solifenacin SuccinatePronunciation: (sol-i-FEN-a-cin SUX-in-ate)Class: AnticholinergicTrade Names:Vesicare- Tablets 5 mg- Tablets 10 mgPharmacologyCompetitive muscarinic receptor agonist.PharmacokineticsAbsorptionBioavailability 90%. Steady-state C max from 32.3 to 62.9 ng/mL for the 5 and 10 mg tablets, respectively. Plasma concentrations are proportional to the administ...
  9. SolirisSoliris
    SolirisGeneric Name: eculizumab (E kue LIZ oo mab)Brand Names: SolirisWhat is eculizumab?Eculizumab is a monoclonal antibody that binds to proteins in the blood that can destroy red blood cells in people with a genetic condition that affects the natural defenses of red blood cells.Eculizumab is used to prevent the breakdown of red blood cells in people with paroxysmal nocturnal hemog...
  10. SolirisSoliris
    SolirisGeneric Name: eculizumab (Intravenous route)e-kue-LIZ-oo-mabIntravenous routeSolutionSerious meningococcal infectionsEculizumab increases the risk of meningococcal infections. Meningococcal infection may become rapidly life-threatening or fatal if not recognized and treated early.Vaccinate patients with a meningococcal vaccine at least 2 weeks prior to receiving the ...
  11. SolirisSoliris
    Soliris Generic Name: Eculizumab (E-kue-LIZ-oo-mab)Brand Name: SolirisSoliris increases the risk of meningococcal infection (eg, meningitis, meningococcemia). This type of infection may become rapidly life-threatening or fatal if not recognized and treated early. You must have a meningococcal vaccination at least 2 weeks before you receive the first dose of Soliris . You must also be reva...
  12. Solodyn Extended-Release TabletsSolodyn Extended-Release Tablets
    Solodyn Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Minocycline (MIN-oh-SYE-kleen)Brand Name: SolodynSolodyn Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Treating certain types of moderate to severe acne. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Solodyn Extended-Release Tablets are a tetracycline antibiotic. It works by slowing the growth of certain bacteria, whic...
  13. solotusssolotuss
    solotussGeneric Name: carbetapentane (kar bay ta PEN tane)Brand Names: solotussWhat is solotuss (carbetapentane)?Carbetapentane is a cough suppressant. It affects the signals in the brain that trigger cough reflex.Carbetapentane is used to treat cough that is caused by the common cold, flu, bronchitis, or sinusitis.Carbetapentane will not treat a cough that is caused by smoking, a...
  14. Solotuss SuspensionSolotuss Suspension
    Solotuss SuspensionGeneric Name: Carbetapentane (kar-bay-ta-PEN-tane)Brand Name: SolotussSolotuss Suspension is used for:Relieving unproductive cough due to colds, flu, or hay fever. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Solotuss Suspension is a cough suppressant. The cough suppressant works in the brain to help decrease the cough reflex.Do NOT u...
  15. SoltamoxSoltamox
    SoltamoxGeneric Name: tamoxifen (ta MOX i fen)Brand Names: SoltamoxWhat is Soltamox (tamoxifen)?Tamoxifen blocks the actions of estrogen, a female hormone. Certain types of breast cancer require estrogen to grow.Tamoxifen is used to treat and prevent some types of breast cancer.Tamoxifen may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.What is the most imp...