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  1. VirazoleVirazole
    VirazoleGeneric Name: ribavirin (Inhalation route)rye-ba-VYE-rinInhalation, oral/nebulization routePowder for SolutionINHALATIONUse of aerosolized ribavirin in patients requiring mechanical ventilator assistance should be undertaken only by physicians and support staff familiar with the specific ventilator being used and this mode of administration of the drug. Strict attention mus...
  2. Virazole SolutionVirazole Solution
    Virazole SolutionGeneric Name: Ribavirin (rye-ba-VYE-rin)Brand Name: VirazoleVirazole Solution should only be used in children. It is not intended for use in adults.Virazole Solution is used for:Treating hospitalized infants and young children with severe lower respiratory tract infections due to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). It may also be used for other conditions as d...
  3. VireadViread
    VireadGeneric Name: tenofovir (ten OF oh vir)Brand Names: VireadWhat is tenofovir?Tenofovir is an antiviral medication that prevents human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body.Tenofovir is used to treat HIV, which causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Tenofovir is not a cure for HIV or AIDS. Tenofovir is also used to treat chronic hepatitis...
  4. VireadViread
    VireadGeneric name: Tenofovir disoproxil fumarateBrand names: VireadWhy is Viread prescribed?Viread is one of the drugs prescribed to fight HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome). HIV attacks the immune system, slowly destroying the body's ability to fight off infection. Viread staves off the attack by interfering with HIV...
  5. VireadViread
    VireadGeneric Name: tenofovir (Oral route)ten-OF-oh-vir dye-soe-PROX-il FUE-ma-rateOral routeTabletLactic Acidosis/Severe Hepatomegaly with Steatosis and Post Treatment Exacerbation of HepatitisLactic acidosis and severe hepatomegaly with steatosis, including fatal cases, have been reported with the use of nucleoside analogs, including tenofovir disoproxil fumarate, in combination wi...
  6. VireadViread
    Viread Generic Name: Tenofovir (ten-OF-oh-vir)Brand Name: VireadSevere and sometimes fatal lactic acidosis (a buildup of lactic acid in the blood) and liver problems have occurred with this type of medicine. The risk may be greater in women, patients who are very overweight, or patients who have been taking nucleoside medicines (eg, emtricitabine, tenofovir) for a long time.Tell your doc...
  7. ViropticViroptic
    ViropticGeneric Name: trifluridine ophthalmic (trye FLURE i deen off THAL mik)Brand Names: Trifluridine, ViropticWhat is Viroptic (trifluridine ophthalmic)?Trifluridine ophthalmic is an antiviral medication. It fights eye infections that are caused by certain viruses.Trifluridine ophthalmic is used to treat eye infections caused by the herpes simplex virus, which can lead to swellin...
  8. ViropticViroptic
    ViropticGeneric Name: trifluridine (Ophthalmic route)trye-FLURE-i-deenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ViropticAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: AntiviralPharmacologic Class: Viral DNA Thymidylate Synthetase InhibitorChemical Class: Pyrimidine Nucleoside AnalogUses For ViropticTrifluridine ophthalmic preparations are used to treat virus infec...
  9. Viroptic DropsViroptic Drops
    Viroptic DropsGeneric Name: Trifluridine (trye-FLURE-i-deen)Brand Name: ViropticViroptic Drops are used for:Treating herpes eye infection.Viroptic Drops are an antiviral. It works by killing sensitive viruses.Do NOT use Viroptic Drops if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Viroptic DropsContact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to yo...
  10. VisicolVisicol
    VisicolGeneric Name: sodium biphosphate and sodium phosphate ( SOE dee um bye FOS foe nate and SOE dee um FOS fate)Brand Names: Fleet Enema, Fleet Enema for Children, OsmoPrep, VisicolWhat is Visicol (sodium biphosphate and sodium phosphate)?Sodium biphosphate and sodium phosphate are forms of phosphorus, which is a naturally occurring substance that is important in every cell in the ...
  11. VisicolVisicol
    VisicolGeneric Name: phosphate supplement (Oral route, Parenteral route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.Fleet Phospho-soda EZ-PrepK-Phos OriginalOsmoPrepPhospho-SodaVisicolAvailable Dosage Forms:TabletTablet, Enteric CoatedLiquidUses For VisicolPhosphates are used as dietary supplements for patients who are unable to get enough phosphorus in their regular...
  12. VisicolVisicol
    Visicol Generic Name: Sodium Phosphates (SOE-dee-um FOS-fates)Brand Name: Examples include OsmoPrep and VisicolThere have been rare reports of serious kidney problems in patients using oral sodium phosphate medicines. This usually occurred within days after taking Visicol ; however, some cases occurred up to several months after use. Some patients developed permanent kidney problems, and s...
  13. VisineVisine
    VisineGeneric Name: tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic (TE tra hye DROZ oh leen)Brand Names: Altazine, Geneye Extra, Geneyes, Opti-Clear, Optigene 3, Redness Relief, Visine, Vision ClearWhat is Visine (tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic)?Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic narrows the blood vessels (veins and arteries) in your eyes.Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic is used to relieve redness, burning, irritati...
  14. Visine Eye DropsVisine Eye Drops
    Visine Eye DropsGeneric Name: Tetrahydrozoline (teh-trah-high-DRAHZ-ah-leen)Brand Name: Examples include Altazine Moisture Relief and VisineVisine Eye Drops are used for:Relieving redness due to minor eye irritation.Visine Eye Drops are a decongestant. It works by constricting swollen blood vessels in the eye, which reduces redness. Irritants cause blood vessels to swell.Contac...
  15. Visine A.C.Visine A.C.
    Visine A.C.Generic Name: tetrahydrozoline and zinc ophthalmic (TET ra hye DROZ oh leen and ZINK off THAL mik)Brand Names: Irritation & Redness Relief, Visine A.C., Visine Multi-Symptom ReliefWhat is Visine A.C. (tetrahydrozoline and zinc ophthalmic)?Tetrahydrozoline causes constriction (narrowing) of blood vessels in the eyes. It also decreases itching and irritation of the eyes.\...