Capozide

Generic name: Hydrochlorothiazide, USP and propranolol hydrochloride, USP. Capozide is a diuretic combination medication that is used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention. It contains the drugs hydrochlorothiazide and captopril. Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention. Captopril […]

Campral

Generic name: Acamprosate calcium Campral (acamprosate calcium) is a medication that is used to treat alcohol dependence. It works by reducing cravings for alcohol and helping to prevent relapse. Campral is typically used in combination with other treatments, such as counseling and behavioral therapy. If you are considering Campral as a treatment for alcohol dependence, […]

Cafergot

Generic name: caffeine/ergotamine Manufacturer: Novartis, Pfizer, Sandoz Cafergot is a medication used to treat migraines. It is a combination of caffeine and ergotamine, which works by narrowing blood vessels around the brain. This helps to relieve the pain of migraines. Cafergot may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Caffeine […]

Benicar

Brand name: Benicar is the brand name for olmesartan medoxomil. Generic name: Olmesartan medoxomil (oh-LEM-eh-sar-tan MEH-dox-oh-mil) Benicar is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs). Benicar works by relaxing blood vessels and lowering blood pressure. High blood pressure is […]

Azmacort

Brand names: Azmacort is the only brand name for this medication. It is available as an inhalation aerosol or powder. Generic name: Triamcinolone acetonide Non-medicinal ingredients: Azmacort inhalation aerosols contain the active ingredient triamcinolone acetonide, as well as other inactive ingredients such as ethanol, oleic acid, polysorbate 80, and saccharin sodium. Azmacort inhalation powders contain […]

Azelex

Generic name and strength Azelex Cream, 20% w/w (equivalent to 20 mg/g) is a white to off-white cream. Inactive ingredients carbomer 940 ceteareth-20 cetearyl alcohol citric acid anhydrous cyclomethicone 5 and dimethicone 350 glycerin glyceryl stearate SE methylparaben 0.3% polyethylene glycol 400 monostearate propylene glycol Purified Water USP sodium hydroxide solution Azelex is a topical […]

Avelox

Generic name: Moxifloxacin hydrochloride Drug class: Fluoroquinolone antibiotic Brand name: Avelox is the brand name for moxifloxacin, an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections. Avelox belongs to a class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones. Other members of this class include ciprofloxacin (Cipro), levofloxacin (Levaquin), and ofloxacin (Floxin). Avelox was approved by the FDA in 1999. Avelox […]

Avar

Avar is a gel used to treat the inflammation and pain of conditions like arthritis. It can be applied directly to the affected area up to four times a day. Avar is typically sold in tubes containing 30 grams of gel. If you’re looking for relief from arthritis pain, Avar may be a good option […]

Aspirin

Generic name: acetylsalicylic acid Brand names: Bufferin and Bayer Aspirin is a medication that has been used for centuries to relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and lower fever. In recent years, aspirin has also been shown to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke. Aspirin is available over-the-counter in many countries, and it is one […]

Antipyrine and Benzocaine

Brand Names Auralgan Otic Cerumenex Otic Relief Preparation H Ear Drops Tisit Ear Drops Generic name: The generic name for A&B is antipyrine and benzocaine ear drops. Antipyrine and benzocaine (A&B) is a topical medication used to relieve pain and itching caused by ear infections. It is available over-the-counter (OTC) in most countries. A&B works […]