Medicine


Alefacept (Amevive)

General Information Alefacept (Amevive) is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with moderate-severe chronic plaque psoriasis. Those are the candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy. This reduces immune cell counts which could increase the chance of developing malignancy or infection. This is available in either intravenous injection (7.5mg) or intramuscular injection (15mg) formulations.  Why ...

Agalsidase Beta (Fabrazyme)

General Information Agalsidase Beta (Fabrazyme) is indicated for use in patients with Fabry disease. It is a rare genetic disease with a deficiency of an enzyme called alpha-galactosidase A. This condition affects many parts of the body such as: Heart Brain Kidney Eyes Skin Nervous system Gastrointestinal system Agalsidase Beta is intended for intravenous infusion. ...

Adrucil (Fluorouracil Injection)

General Information Adrucil (Fluorouracil Injection) is used to treat various types of cancer. This is a chemotherapy drug. This can be used alone or in combination with other medications to slow or to stop cancer cell growth. These are the conditions that this medication is being used: Adenocarcinoma of the Breast Adenocarcinoma of the Colon ...

Actos (Pioglitazone Hydrochloride) Tablets

General Information Actos (Pioglitazone Hydrochloride) is used in type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is also known as non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus or adult-onset diabetes. According to pharmacological studies, this develops a glycemic mechanism while lessening the circulating insulin levels. This also improves the sensitivity to insulin in muscle. Actos is used along with a proper diet ...

Acticlate (Doxycycline Hyclate Tablets)

General Information Acticlate (Doxycycline Hyclate Tablets) is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections including those that cause acne. This is also used to prevent malaria. Acticlate treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections.  Why use Acticlate (Doxycycline Hyclate Tablets)? Acticlate (Doxycycline Hyclate Tablets) is known as a tetracycline ...

Acetylcysteine Effervescent Tablets (Cetylev) for Oral Solution

General Information Acetylcysteine Effervescent Tablets (Cetylev) is used to treat acetaminophen overdose. This helps prevent damage to your liver that is caused by taking large quantities for acetaminophen. This is an N-acetyl derivative of the naturally-occurring amino acid (cysteine).  Why use Acetylcysteine Effervescent Tablets (Cetylev)? Acetylcysteine Effervescent Tablets (Cetylev) is acetaminophen antidotes that will help ...