Drugs – Medical Products

Cisapride

Drug Approvals (British Approved Name, US Adopted Name, rINN) Synonyms: Cisaprid; Cisaprida; Cisapridas; Cisapridum; Ciszaprid; R-51619; Sisapridi BAN: Cisapride USAN: Cisapride INN: Cisapride [rINN (en)] INN: Cisaprida [rINN (es)] INN: Cisapride [rINN (fr)] INN: Cisapridum [rINN (la)] INN:…

OTC Famotidine (Pepcid) for Acid Control

Indication: heartburn and acid indigestion Drug Tradename: Pepcid AC Acid Controller Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson-Merck Johnson & Johnson-Merck has won the race to bring an H(2)-receptor antagonist to the over-the-counter (OTC) market. The joint pharmaceutical venture has received…

Rabeprazole

Rabeprazole Sodium (Aciphex Tablets, Delayed-Release 20 Mg) Rabeprazole sodium is a proton-pump inhibitor that suppresses gastric acid secretion by blocking acid (proton) pump within gastric parietal cells. It is indicated in short-term treatment in healing and symptomatic relief…

Palonosetron Hydrochloride

Drug Approvals (US Adopted Name, rINNM) INNs in main languages (French, Latin, Spanish): Synonyms: Palonosetrón, hidrocloruro de; RS-25259-197 USAN: Palonosetron Hydrochloride INN: Palonosetron Hydrochloride [rINNM (en)] INN: Hidrocloruro de palonosetrón [rINNM (es)] INN: Palonosétron, Chlorhydrate de [rINNM (fr)]…

Imodium Instant Melts (Loperamide)

Imodium Instant Melts Loperamide 1 What the medicine is for Imodium Instant Melts is a medicine which is used to treat sudden short-lived (acute) attacks of diarrhoea in adults and children aged 12 years and over. It can…

Roxatidine Acetate Hydrochloride

Drug Approvals (BANM, US Adopted Name, rINNM) Synonyms: Hoe-062 (roxatidine); Hoe-760; Pifatidine Hydrochloride; Roxatidina, hidrocloruro de acetato de; TZU-0460 BAN: Roxatidine Acetate Hydrochloride [BANM] USAN: Roxatidine Acetate Hydrochloride INN: Roxatidine Acetate Hydrochloride [rINNM (en)] INN: Hidrocloruro de acetato…

Antisecretory drugs

Antisecretory drugs are used in the treatment and prophylaxis of peptic ulcer disease (below) some are also employed in other disorders associated with gastric hyperacidity such as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and dyspepsia (below). They may be divided into:…

Boots Pharmacy Heartburn (Omeprazole)

Boots Pharmacy Heartburn 10 mg Tablets Omeprazole What this medicine is for This medicine contains Omeprazole which belongs to a group of medicines called proton pump inhibitors, which act to reduce the amount of acid in your stomach….

Esomeprazole

Buy Nexium online no prescription (British Approved Name, rINN) Esomeprazole Magnesium Drug Approvals (BANM, US Adopted Name, rINNM) Synonyms: Esomeprazol magnésico; H199/18 (esomeprazole); Perprazole (esomeprazole) BAN: Esomeprazole Magnesium [BANM] USAN: Esomeprazole Magnesium INN: Esomeprazole Magnesium [rINNM (en)] INN:…

Lotronex: A Aid for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Brand Name Drug: Lotronex Active Ingredient: alosetron Indication: Treatment of symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome in women whose primary symptom is diarrhea Company Name: Glaxo Wellcome Availability: Approved by FDA on February 9, 2000 Introduction Irritable bowel syndrome…