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Nirmatrelvir/ritonavir (2,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

name Paxlovid, is a co-packaged oral medication used as a treatment for COVID-19. It contains the antiviral medications nirmatrelvir and ritonavir. In December
Emergency department (6,728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
testing of blood and/or urine, ultrasonography, CT or MRI scanning. Medications appropriate to manage the patient's condition will also be given. Depending
Vertigo (4,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
S2CID 32209105. Huppert, D; Strupp, M; Mückter, H; Brandt, T (March 2011). "Which medication do I need to manage dizzy patients?". Acta Oto-Laryngologica. 131 (3):
Methocarbamol (2,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
others, is a medication used for short-term musculoskeletal pain. It may be used together with rest, physical therapy, and pain medication. It is less
Modified-release dosage (3,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Among the health information technology (HIT) that pharmacists use are medication safety tools to help manage this problem. For example, the ISMP "do not
Tizanidine (723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tizanidine, sold under the brand name Zanaflex among others, is a medication that is used to treat muscle spasticity due to spinal cord injury or multiple
Informed Medical Options Party (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Informed Medical Options Party (formerly known as the Involuntary Medication Objectors (Vaccination/Fluoride) Party) is an Australian political party
Antipyretic (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temperature, which results in a reduction in fever. Most antipyretic medications have other purposes. The most common antipyretics in the US are usually
Combination drug (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
advantages of fixed-dose combination (FDC) drug products include: Improved medication compliance by reducing the pill burden of patients. Note that pill burden
Phentermine (1,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with several brand names including Ionamin and Sentis, is a medication used together with diet and exercise to treat obesity. It is taken by
Adherence (medicine) (8,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
patient correctly follows medical advice. Most commonly, it refers to medication or drug compliance, but it can also apply to other situations such as
Betahistine (1,121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Betahistine, sold under the brand name Serc among others, is an anti-vertigo medication. It is commonly prescribed for balance disorders or to alleviate vertigo
Cancer (19,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pork, lamb), animal fats, pickled foods and refined carbohydrates. Medications can be used to prevent cancer in a few circumstances. In the general
Substance dependence (7,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
psychiatrist will prescribe medications in order to help patients cope with the side effects of their addiction. Medications can help immensely with anxiety
Propofol (5,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Propofol, marketed as Diprivan, among other names, is a short-acting medication that results in a decreased level of consciousness and a lack of memory
Atorvastatin (8,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atorvastatin, sold under the brand name Lipitor among others, is a statin medication used to prevent cardiovascular disease in those at high risk and to treat
Hydrocodone/paracetamol (1,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(also known as hydrocodone/acetaminophen) is the combination of the pain medications hydrocodone and paracetamol (acetaminophen). It is used to treat moderate
Lethargy (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disorder. It may also be a side-effect of medication or caused by an interaction between medications or medication(s) and alcohol. It may also be an altered
Thrombolysis (1,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the breakdown (lysis) of blood clots formed in blood vessels, using medication. It is used in ST elevation myocardial infarction, stroke, and in cases
Prochlorperazine (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Compazine among others, is a medication used to treat nausea, schizophrenia, migraines, and anxiety. It is a less preferred medication for anxiety. It may be
Cetirizine (2,923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Medicines. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 67th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 11 million
Fluticasone propionate (834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand names Flovent and Flonase among others, is a steroid medication. When inhaled it is used for the long term management of asthma and COPD
Hydroxycarbamide (1,743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hydroxycarbamide, also known as hydroxyurea, is a medication used in sickle-cell disease, essential thrombocythemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia and cervical
Pantoprazole (2,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1994. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the sixteenth most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than
Abortifacient (2,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which may refer to any number of substances or medications, ranging from herbs to prescription medications. Common abortifacients used in performing medical
Ropinirole (1,147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ropinirole, sold under the brand name Requip among others, is a medication used to treat Parkinson's disease (PD) and restless legs syndrome (RLS). In
Subcutaneous injection (2,338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
syringe. Subcutaneous injections are highly effective in administering medications such as insulin, morphine, diacetylmorphine and goserelin. Subcutaneous
Travel medicine (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
detailed CDC site. The traveler should have a medication kit to provide for necessary and useful medication. Based on circumstances, it should also include
Loratadine (2,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Loratadine, sold under the brand name Claritin among others, is a medication used to treat allergies. This includes allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and hives
Topiramate (3,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the brand name Topamax among others, is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor medication used to treat epilepsy and prevent migraines. It has also been used in
Sumatriptan (2,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sumatriptan, sold under the brand name Imitrex among others, is a medication used to treat migraine headaches and cluster headaches. It is taken by mouth
Sympathomimetic drug (970 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chemical structures of the catecholamines Sympathomimetic drugs (also known as adrenergic drugs and adrenergic amines) are stimulant compounds which mimic
Hydrochlorothiazide (2,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ or HCT) is a diuretic medication often used to treat high blood pressure and swelling due to fluid build up. Other uses include
Nirmatrelvir (1,773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nirmatrelvir is an antiviral medication developed by Pfizer which acts as an orally active 3C-like protease inhibitor. It is part of the nirmatrelvir/ritonavir
Epidural administration (6,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
administration (from Ancient Greek ἐπί, "on, upon" + dura mater) is a method of medication administration in which a medicine is injected into the epidural space
Benzatropine (1,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benzatropine (INN), known as benztropine in the United States and Japan, is a medication used to treat a type of movement disorder due to antipsychotics known
Prazosin (1,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prazosin is an α1 blocker medication primarily used to treat high blood pressure, symptoms of an enlarged prostate, and nightmares related to post-traumatic
Sotalol (1,506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sotalol, sold under the brand name Betapace among others, is a medication used to treat and prevent abnormal heart rhythms. It is only recommended in those
Guanfacine (1,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guanfacine, sold under the brand name Tenex among others, is an oral medication used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and high
Ipratropium bromide/salbutamol (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand name DuoNeb as a nebulized solution, is a combination medication used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It contains
Metoprolol (2,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brand name Lopressor, among others, is a selective β1 receptor blocker medication. It is used to treat high blood pressure, chest pain due to poor blood
Coccidia (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Healthy adults may recover without medication—but those who are immunocompromised or young almost certainly require medication to prevent death. Humans generally
Prednisone (2,737 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prednisone is a glucocorticoid medication mostly used to suppress the immune system and decrease inflammation in conditions such as asthma, COPD, and rheumatologic
Loperamide (3,794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Loperamide, sold under the brand name Imodium, among others, is a medication used to decrease the frequency of diarrhea. It is often used for this purpose
Carisoprodol (3,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carisoprodol, sold under the brand name Soma among others, is a medication used for musculoskeletal pain. Use is only approved for up to three weeks. Effects
Famotidine (1,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brand name Pepcid among others, is a histamine H2 receptor antagonist medication that decreases stomach acid production. It is used to treat peptic ulcer
Pemetrexed (1,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pemetrexed, sold under the brand name Alimta among others, is a chemotherapy medication for the treatment of pleural mesothelioma and non-small cell lung cancer
Eszopiclone (2,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eszopiclone, sold under the brand-name Lunesta among others, is a medication used in the treatment of insomnia. Evidence supports slight to moderate benefit
Salbutamol (2,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as albuterol and sold under the brand name Ventolin among others, is a medication that opens up the medium and large airways in the lungs. It is a short-acting
Inhaler (3,513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important to ensure that inhaled medication creates its proper effects in the lungs. Inhalers are designed to deliver medication directly to the lungs through
Xylometazoline (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Xylometazoline, also spelled xylomethazoline, is a medication used to reduce symptoms of nasal congestion, allergic rhinitis, and sinusitis. Use is not
Ondansetron (2,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ondansetron, sold under the brand name Zofran among others, is a medication used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation
Buprenorphine/naloxone (3,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand name Suboxone among others, is a fixed-dose combination medication that includes buprenorphine and naloxone. It is used to treat opioid use
Oxybutynin (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oxybutynin, sold as under the brand names Ditropan among others, is a medication used to treat overactive bladder. It works similar to tolterodine, Darifenacin
Cyclobenzaprine (1,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cyclobenzaprine (sold under the brand name Flexeril, among others) is a medication used for muscle spasms from musculoskeletal conditions of sudden onset
Azithromycin (2,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Azithromycin is an antibiotic medication used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. This includes middle ear infections, strep throat
Omeprazole (3,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Omeprazole, sold under the brand names Prilosec and Losec, among others, is a medication used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), peptic
Terazosin (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Terazosin, sold under the brand name Hytrin among others, is a medication used to treat symptoms of an enlarged prostate and high blood pressure. For high
Glaucoma (10,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pressure in the eye, a family history of glaucoma, and use of steroid medication. For eye pressures, a value of 21 mmHg or 2.8 kPa above atmospheric pressure
Orlistat (3,323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
available in some countries. In Australia it has been listed as an S3 medication—available from a pharmacist without a prescription—since 2000. Orlistat
Omeprazole (3,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Omeprazole, sold under the brand names Prilosec and Losec, among others, is a medication used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), peptic
Neonatal withdrawal (3,425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
primarily diagnosed with a detailed medication history and scoring systems. First-line treatment should begin with non-medication interventions to support neonate
Phenazopyridine (1,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phenazopyridine is a medication which, when excreted by the kidneys into the urine, has a local analgesic effect on the urinary tract. It is often used
Bumetanide (1,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bumetanide, sold under the brand name Bumex among others, is a medication used to treat swelling and high blood pressure. This includes swelling as a result
Anakinra (1,543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anakinra, sold under the brand name Kineret, is a biopharmaceutical medication used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes
Involuntary treatment (4,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medication. This is achieved through the use of outpatient commitment where a patient may be detained in hospital if they fail to take the medication
Bisoprolol (2,564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
marketed under the tradename Concor among others, is a beta blocker medication most commonly used for heart diseases. This specifically includes high
Calcitriol (2,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1978. It is available as a generic medication. In 2017, it was the 256th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than one
Ipratropium bromide (1,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the trade name Atrovent among others, is a type of anticholinergic, a medication which opens up the medium and large airways in the lungs. It is used to
Seizure (6,953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sugar, alcohol withdrawal, abusing alcohol together with prescription medication, low blood sodium, fever, brain infection, or concussion. Unprovoked seizures
Montelukast (1,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Montelukast, sold under the brand name Singulair among others, is a medication used in the maintenance treatment of asthma. It is generally less preferred
Amlodipine (3,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker medication used to treat high blood pressure and coronary artery disease. While not typically recommended in heart
Rebound effect (1,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that were either absent or controlled while taking a medication, but appear when that same medication is discontinued, or reduced in dosage. In the case
Azelastine (1,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Azelastine, sold under the brand name Optivar among others, is a medication primarily used as a nasal spray to treat allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and
Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid (1,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid, also known as co-amoxiclav or amox-clav, is an antibiotic medication used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. It is a combination
Transdermal patch (4,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dose of medication through the skin and into the bloodstream. An advantage of a transdermal drug delivery route over other types of medication delivery
Thalidomide (6,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thalidomide, sold under the brand names Contergan, Thalomid among others, is a medication used to treat a number of cancers (including multiple myeloma), graft-versus-host
Allodynia (2,028 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allodynia is a condition in which pain is caused by a stimulus that does not normally elicit pain. For example, bad sunburn can cause temporary allodynia
Lisinopril (2,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lisinopril is a medication of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor and is used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and after heart
Gemfibrozil (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gemfibrozil, sold under the brand name Lopid among others, is a medication used to treat abnormal blood lipid levels. Its is generally less preferred than
Management of Parkinson's disease (8,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cure for the disease is known, but medications or surgery can provide relief from the symptoms. While many medications treat Parkinson's, none actually
Metered-dose inhaler (2,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
metered-dose inhaler (MDI) is a device that delivers a specific amount of medication to the lungs, in the form of a short burst of aerosolized medicine that
Sublingual administration (1,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
easily melt in the mouth and dissolve rapidly. Suboxone is an example of medication that comes in a sublingual strip. Multi-purpose tablets—Soluble tablets
Injection (medicine) (5,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
it does not involve absorption in the digestive tract. This allows the medication to be absorbed more rapidly and avoid the first pass effect. There are
Clonazepam (7,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clonazepam, sold under the brand Klonopin among others, is a medication used to prevent and treat seizures, panic disorder, anxiety, and the movement disorder
Metronidazole (3,703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the brand name Flagyl among others, is an antibiotic and antiprotozoal medication. It is used either alone or with other antibiotics to treat pelvic inflammatory
Ciclosporin (4,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cyclosporin, is a calcineurin inhibitor, used as an immunosuppressant medication. It is a natural product. It is taken by mouth or by injection into a
Timolol (1,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Timolol is a beta blocker medication used either by mouth or as eye drops. As eye drops it is used to treat increased pressure inside the eye such as in
Bromperidol (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
v t e Pharmacokinetics of long-acting injectable antipsychotics Medication Brand name Class Vehicle Dosage Tmax t1/2 single t1/2 multiple logPc Ref Aripiprazole
Atenolol (1,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atenolol is a beta blocker medication primarily used to treat high blood pressure and heart-associated chest pain. Atenolol, however, does not seem to
Nebivolol (2,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
blood pressure. It may be used by itself or with other blood pressure medication. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects include dizziness, feeling
Management of HIV/AIDS (15,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regimen, the potential for side effects, and the importance of taking medications regularly to prevent viral resistance, such organizations emphasize the
Pyrantel (541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pyrantel is a medication used to treat a number of parasitic worm infections. This includes ascariasis, hookworm infections, enterobiasis (pinworm infection)
Peginterferon alfa-2a (836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interferon alfa-2a, sold under the brand name Pegasys among others, is medication used to treat hepatitis C and hepatitis B. For hepatitis C it is typically
Atovaquone (777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atovaquone, sold under the brand name Mepron, is a quinone antimicrobial medication for the prevention and treatment of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP)
Tadalafil (2,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tadalafil, sold under the brand name Cialis among others, is a medication used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED), benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH),
Alprazolam (7,710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of abuse. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 41st-most-commonly-prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 17 million
Medical tourism (8,874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Medical tourism refers to people traveling abroad to obtain medical treatment. In the past, this usually referred to those who traveled from less-developed
Labetalol (1,964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Labetalol is a medication used to treat high blood pressure and in long term management of angina. This includes essential hypertension, hypertensive emergencies
Pyridostigmine (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pyridostigmine is a medication used to treat myasthenia gravis and underactive bladder. It is also used together with atropine to end the effects of neuromuscular
Valerian (herb) (2,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Valerian (Valeriana officinalis, Caprifoliaceae) is a perennial flowering plant native to Europe and Asia. In the summer when the mature plant may have
Jon Pardi (1,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
albums: Write You a Song (2014), California Sunrise (2016), and Heartache Medication (2019). Pardi has also charted twelve singles on the Billboard Hot Country
Ezetimibe (1,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ezetimibe is a medication used to treat high blood cholesterol and certain other lipid abnormalities. Generally it is used together with dietary changes
Patient safety organization (6,284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Health Service Standards, improving areas such as patient identification, medication safety, clinical handover and open disclosure, and reducing healthcare
Meloxicam (3,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
however, it is also available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 31st most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 21 million
Unlicensed assistive personnel (1,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
repositioning, feeding, and toileting Some states allow UAP's to administer medications after completing a course or can show they are competent in doing so
Pramipexole (1,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pramipexole, sold under the brand Mirapex among others, is medication used to treat Parkinson's disease (PD) and restless legs syndrome (RLS). In Parkinson's
Mesalazine (717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mesalazine, also known as mesalamine or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is a medication used to treat inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis
Antidepressant discontinuation syndrome (2,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following the interruption, reduction, or discontinuation of antidepressant medication following its continuous use of at least a month. The symptoms may include
Modafinil (11,175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Modafinil, sold under the brand name Provigil among others, is a medication to treat sleepiness due to narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder, and obstructive
Propranolol (4,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Propranolol, sold under the brand name Inderal among others, is a medication of the beta blocker class. It is used to treat high blood pressure, a number
Clindamycin (4,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clindamycin is an antibiotic medication used for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections, including osteomyelitis (bone) or joint infections
Unlicensed assistive personnel (1,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
repositioning, feeding, and toileting Some states allow UAP's to administer medications after completing a course or can show they are competent in doing so
Generic drug (5,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Accessed 2008-06-15 Page, A; Etherton-Beer, C (January 2018). "Choosing a medication brand: Excipients, food intolerance and prescribing in older people".
Cushing's syndrome (4,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tiredness. Cushing's syndrome is caused by either excessive cortisol-like medication, such as prednisone, or a tumor that either produces or results in the
Nadolol (1,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nadolol, sold under the brand name Corgard among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart pain, atrial fibrillation, and some inherited
Pimple (1,227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may evolve into a pustule or papules. Pimples can be treated by acne medications, antibiotics, and anti-inflammatories prescribed by a physician, or various
Transdermal (1,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A transdermal patch which delivers medication is applied to the skin. The patch is labelled with the time and date of administration as well as the administrator's
Permethrin (2,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Permethrin is a medication and an insecticide. As a medication, it is used to treat scabies and lice. It is applied to the skin as a cream or lotion. As
Intracerebral hemorrhage (2,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
measures are used to determine proper treatment, which may include both medication and surgery. Tracheal intubation is indicated in people with decreased
Fluphenazine (1,263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brand name Prolixin among others, is a high-potency typical antipsychotic medication. It is used in the treatment of chronic psychoses such as schizophrenia
Dorzolamide (555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dorzolamide, sold under the brand name Trusopt among others, is a medication used to treat high pressure inside the eye including glaucoma. It is used
Carvedilol (2,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carvedilol, sold under the brand name Coreg among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure (CHF), and left ventricular
Typical antipsychotic (2,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
higher risk of movement disorders in the latter. Both generations of medication tend to block receptors in the brain's dopamine pathways, but atypicals
Colchicine (5,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Colchicine is a medication used to treat gout and Behçet's disease. In gout, it is less preferred to NSAIDs or steroids. Other uses for colchicine include
Drug withdrawal (1,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
drug that is consumed. For example, prolonged use of an antidepressant medication is likely to cause a rather different reaction when discontinued compared
Olopatadine (642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Olopatadine, sold under the brand name Opatanol among others, is a medication used to decrease the symptoms of allergic conjunctivitis and allergic rhinitis
Fluticasone/salmeterol (947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fluticasone/salmeterol, sold under the brand name Advair among others, is a combination medication containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol. It is used in the management
Tetrahydrobiopterin (2,499 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4, THB), also known as sapropterin (INN), is a cofactor of the three aromatic amino acid hydroxylase enzymes, used in the degradation
Cefdinir (899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1991. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 159th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 3 million
Ibandronic acid (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ibandronic acid is a bisphosphonate medication used in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis and metastasis-associated skeletal fractures in people
Mirogabalin (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mirogabalin (brand name Tarlige; developmental code name DS-5565) is a medication developed by Daiichi Sankyo, a gabapentinoid. Gabapentin and pregabalin
Inotuzumab ozogamicin (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
antibody-drug conjugate medication used to treat relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). The medication consists of a humanized
Nicotinamide (2,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
form of vitamin B3 found in food and used as a dietary supplement and medication. As a supplement, it is used by mouth to prevent and treat pellagra (niacin
Furosemide (3,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Furosemide is a loop diuretic medication used to treat fluid build-up due to heart failure, liver scarring, or kidney disease. It may also be used for
Levocetirizine (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 2007. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 193rd most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 2 million
Dyskinesia (964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contraction that sometimes appears soon after administration of antipsychotic medications. Any muscle in the body may be affected, including the jaw, tongue, throat
Benzonatate (1,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benzonatate, sold under the brand name Tessalon among others, is a medication used to try to help with the symptoms of cough and hiccups. It is taken by
Lamivudine (1,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lamivudine, commonly called 3TC, is an antiretroviral medication used to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS. It is also used to treat chronic hepatitis B when
Methotrexate (2,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Methotrexate is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 111th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 5 million
Ethnopsychopharmacology (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
differences in the way racial and ethnic groups respond to psychiatric medication. It has been noted that there are "dramatic cross-ethnic and cross-national
Immunotherapy (5,432 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Immunotherapy or biological therapy is the treatment of disease by activating or suppressing the immune system. Immunotherapies designed to elicit or amplify
Ketorolac (2,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1989. It is available as a generic medication. In 2018, it was the 192nd most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 3 million
Verapamil (2,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Verapamil, sold under various trade names, is a calcium channel blocker medication used for the treatment of high blood pressure, angina (chest pain from
Simvastatin (3,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brand name Zocor among others, is a statin, a type of lipid-lowering medication. It is used along with exercise, diet, and weight loss to decrease elevated
Alfuzosin (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfuzosin, sold under the brand name Uroxatral among others, is a medication of the α1 blocker class. It is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia
Vecuronium bromide (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vecuronium bromide, sold under the brand name Norcuron among others, is a medication used as part of general anesthesia to provide skeletal muscle relaxation
Lemborexant (1,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lemborexant, sold under the brand name Dayvigo, is an orexin antagonist medication which is used in the treatment of insomnia. It is indicated specifically
Memantine (3,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Memantine is a medication used to slow the progression of moderate-to-severe Alzheimer's disease. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects include headache
Combined drug intoxication (750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
health problems requiring many medications combined with age-impaired judgment, leading to confusion in taking medications. Elderly patients are often prescribed
Pemoline (2,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pemoline, sold under the brand name Cylert among others, is a stimulant medication which has been used in the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity
Procarbazine (856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Procarbazine is a chemotherapy medication used for the treatment of Hodgkin's lymphoma and brain cancers. For Hodgkin's it is often used together with
Peritonsillar abscess (1,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Treatment is by removing the pus, antibiotics, sufficient fluids, and pain medication. Steroids may also be useful. Admission to hospital is generally not needed
Esomeprazole (2,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Esomeprazole, sold under the brand name Nexium among others, is a medication which reduces stomach acid. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease
Cholecalciferol (3,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as an oral dietary supplement to prevent vitamin D deficiency or as a medication to treat associated diseases, including rickets. It is also used for familial
Epilepsy and employment (1,627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
person they know has epilepsy, even if the seizures are controlled by medication. If the employee suffers a seizure while at work, they could harm themselves
Propafenone (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand name Rythmol among others, is a class 1c anti-arrhythmic medication, which is used to treat illnesses associated with rapid heart beat such
Sciatica (3,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formation). Initial treatment typically involves pain medications. However, evidence for pain medication and muscle relaxants is lacking. It is generally recommended
Budesonide/formoterol (1,242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand name Symbicort among others, is a fixed-dose combination medication used in the management of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Nystatin (2,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nystatin, sold under the brandname Mycostatin among others, is an antifungal medication. It is used to treat Candida infections of the skin including diaper rash
Emapalumab (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the brand name Gamifant, is an anti-interferon-gamma (IFNγ) antibody medication used for the treatment of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), which
Dry-powder inhaler (804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A dry-powder inhaler (DPI) is a device that delivers medication to the lungs in the form of a dry powder. DPIs are commonly used to treat respiratory diseases
Latanoprost (1,373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latanoprost, sold under the brand name Xalatan among others, is a medication used to treat increased pressure inside the eye. This includes ocular hypertension
Adderall (18,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amphetamine. In 2019, Adderall was the 24th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 24 million prescriptions. Adderall
Nitrofurantoin (2,891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nitrofurantoin is an antibacterial medication used to treat bladder infections, but it is not as effective for kidney infections. It is taken by mouth
First Databank (1,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decisions. FDB partners with information system developers to deliver useful medication- and medical device-related information to clinicians, business associates
Hematoma (650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
collection of blood (or even a hemorrhage) may be aggravated by anticoagulant medication (blood thinner). Blood seepage and collection of blood may occur if heparin
Abiraterone acetate (3,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abiraterone acetate, sold under the brand name Zytiga among others, is a medication used to treat prostate cancer. Specifically it is used together with a
Calamine (471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Calamine, also known as calamine lotion, is a medication used to treat mild itchiness. This includes from sunburn, insect bites, poison ivy, poison oak
Burosumab (811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burosumab, sold under the brand name Crysvita, is a human monoclonal antibody medication for the treatment of X-linked hypophosphatemia and tumor-induced osteomalacia
Ramipril (1,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
type medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease. It can also be used as a preventative medication in patients
Cramp (2,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lateral sclerosis), metabolic disorders (e.g., liver failure), some medications (e.g., diuretics and inhaled beta‐agonists), and haemodialysis may also
Phenytoin (4,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sold under the brand name Dilantin among others, is an anti-seizure medication. It is useful for the prevention of tonic-clonic seizures (also known
Diltiazem (2,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand name Cardizem among others, is a calcium channel blocker medication used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and certain heart arrhythmias
Sulfadimethoxine (876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
names Di-Methox or Albon) is a long-lasting sulfonamide antimicrobial medication used in veterinary medicine. It is used to treat many infections, including
Rabeprazole (3,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rabeprazole, sold under the brand name Aciphex, among others, is a medication that decreases stomach acid. It is used to treat peptic ulcer disease, gastroesophageal
Sulfasalazine (1,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sulfasalazine (SSZ), sold under the trade name Azulfidine among others, is a medication used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn's disease
Enoxaparin sodium (1,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enoxaparin sodium is an anticoagulant medication (blood thinner). It is used to treat and prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)
Temazepam (6,869 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Temazepam (sold under the brand names Restoril among others) is a medication of the benzodiazepine class used to treat insomnia. Such use should generally
Thiazide (2,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patients. Low-dose thiazides are tolerated as well as the other classes of medications for hypertension, including ACE inhibitors, beta blockers and calcium
Flecainide (2,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flecainide is a medication used to prevent and treat abnormally fast heart rates. This includes ventricular and supraventricular tachycardias. Its use
Nifedipine (2,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name Adalat and Procardia, among others, is a calcium channel blocker medication used to manage angina, high blood pressure, Raynaud's phenomenon, and
Selective mutism (4,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
situations. Medication is more often used for older children, teenagers, and adults whose anxiety has led to depression and other problems. Medication, when
Ciprofloxacin (7,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
identified, however, in the children of a small number of women who took the medication. It appears to be safe during breastfeeding. It is a second-generation
Dexamethasone (5,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dexamethasone is a glucocorticoid medication used to treat rheumatic problems, a number of skin diseases, severe allergies, asthma, chronic obstructive
Iontophoresis (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not rely on an electric field. It drives a charged substance, usually a medication or bioactive agent, transdermally by repulsive electromotive force, through
Muscarinic antagonist (1,981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-443-07145-4. Page 147 Mirakhur, RK (August 1991). "Preanaesthetic medication: a survey of current usage". Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
Rivaroxaban (2,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sold under the brand name Xarelto among others, is an anticoagulant medication (blood thinner) used to treat and prevent blood clots. Specifically it
Dexamethasone (5,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dexamethasone is a glucocorticoid medication used to treat rheumatic problems, a number of skin diseases, severe allergies, asthma, chronic obstructive
Valaciclovir (1,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valaciclovir, also spelled valacyclovir, is an antiviral medication used to treat outbreaks of herpes simplex or herpes zoster (shingles). It is also used
Bismuth subsalicylate (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the brand names Pepto-Bismol and BisBacter, is an antacid elixir medication used to treat temporary discomforts of the stomach and gastrointestinal
Senna glycoside (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sennoside or senna, is a medication used to treat constipation and empty the large intestine before surgery. The medication is taken by mouth or via the
Rosuvastatin (3,151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rosuvastatin, sold under the brand name Crestor among others, is a statin medication, used to prevent cardiovascular disease in those at high risk and treat
Dimethandrolone undecanoate (2,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
CDB-4521, is an experimental androgen/anabolic steroid (AAS) and progestogen medication which is under development as a potential birth control pill for men.
Misoprostol (4,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Misoprostol is a synthetic prostaglandin medication used to prevent and treat stomach and duodenal ulcers, induce labor, cause an abortion, and treat postpartum
Mebendazole (1,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mebendazole (MBZ) is a medication used to treat a number of parasitic worm infestations. This includes ascariasis, pinworm infection, hookworm infections
Ivosidenib (1,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ivosidenib, sold under the brand name Tibsovo, is an anti-cancer medication for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and cholangiocarcinoma. It
Fentanyl (11,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spelled fentanil, is a powerful opioid used as a pain medication and, together with other medications, for anesthesia. It is also used as a recreational
Olmesartan (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Olmesartan, sold under the trade name Benicar among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease
Pravastatin (1,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pravastatin, sold under the brand name Pravachol among others, is a statin medication, used for preventing cardiovascular disease in those at high risk and
Jared Lee Loughner (6,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
schizophrenia and ruled him incompetent to stand trial. He was placed on medication while in jail, as part of his treatment. He was again judged incompetent
Irbesartan (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Irbesartan, sold under the brand name Avapro among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease
Ethadione (44 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ethadione is an anticonvulsant medication in the oxazolidinedione family used mainly to treat seizures. Bergstrand A, Bergstrand CG, Engstrom N, Herrlin
Meprobamate (2,141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Meprobamate—marketed as Miltown by Wallace Laboratories and Equanil by Wyeth, among others—is a carbamate derivative used as an anxiolytic drug. It was
Drug recycling (1,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Drug recycling, also referred to as medication redispensing or medication re-use, is the idea that health care organizations or patients with unused drugs
Suvorexant (8,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Suvorexant, sold under the brand name Belsomra, is an orexin antagonist medication which is used in the treatment of insomnia. It is indicated specifically
Istradefylline (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Istradefylline, sold under the brand name Nourianz, is a medication used as an add-on treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adults with Parkinson's disease
Paracetamol poisoning (7,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also known as acetaminophen poisoning, is caused by excessive use of the medication paracetamol (acetaminophen). Most people have few or non-specific symptoms
Selenium disulfide (975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disulfide, also known as selenium sulfide, is a chemical compound and medication used to treat pityriasis versicolor, seborrhoeic dermatitis, and dandruff
Diazoxide (713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diazoxide, sold under the brand name Proglycem and Balila (India), is a medication used to treat low blood sugar due to a number of specific causes. This
Potassium iodide (5,337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Potassium iodide is a chemical compound, medication, and dietary supplement. As a medication it is used to treat hyperthyroidism, in radiation emergencies
Alpha blocker (3,153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
blood pressure is increased unintentionally (such as with cough and cold medications). Finally, there may also be some alpha/beta blocker drug interactions
Orthostatic hypotension (2,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
numerous possible causes for orthostatic hypotension include certain medications (e.g. alpha blockers), autonomic neuropathy, decreased blood volume,
Amoxicillin (3,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amoxicillin is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 23rd most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 25 million
Hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate benzilic acid hydrazone (132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
progestin medication which was never marketed. It is the C3 benzilic acid hydrazone of hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate (OHPH). The medication has a longer
Separation anxiety disorder (6,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all the studies and testings, there has yet to be a specific medication for SAD. Medication prescribed for adults from the Food and Drug Administration
Capsule (pharmacy) (1,213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
have been viewed by consumers as the most efficient method of taking medication. For this reason, producers of drugs such as OTC analgesics wanting to
Self-induced abortion (3,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outside of a clinical setting with legal, sometimes over-the-counter medication, it also refers to efforts to terminate a pregnancy through alternative
Lofexidine (1,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lofexidine, sold under the brand name Lucemyra among others, is a medication historically used to treat high blood pressure; today, it is more commonly
Hydralazine (1,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hydralazine, sold under the brand name Apresoline among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure. This includes high
Ranolazine (1,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ranexa among others, is a medication used to treat heart related chest pain. Typically it is used together with other medications when those are insufficient
Methyldopa (972 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Methyldopa, sold under the brand name Aldomet among others, is a medication used for high blood pressure. It is one of the preferred treatments for high
Rufinamide (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rufinamide is an anticonvulsant medication. It is used in combination with other medication and therapy to treat Lennox–Gastaut syndrome and various other
Prodrug (1,269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A prodrug is a medication or compound that, after administration, is metabolized (i.e., converted within the body) into a pharmacologically active drug
Megestrol caproate (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Megestrol caproate, abbreviated as MGC, is a progestin medication which was never marketed. It was developed in Russia in 2002. In animals, MGC shows 10-fold
Triamcinolone (1,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1958. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 107th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 6 million
Tecovirimat (915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tecovirimat, sold under the brand name TPOXX among others, is an antiviral medication with activity against orthopoxviruses such as smallpox and monkeypox.
Cardioversion (1,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cardioversion, also called chemical cardioversion, uses antiarrhythmia medication instead of an electrical shock. To perform synchronized electrical cardioversion
Methylene blue (4,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and as a medication. Methylene blue is a thiazine dye. It works by converting the ferric iron in hemoglobin to ferrous iron. As a medication, it is mainly
Clobetasol propionate (921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1978. It is available as a generic medication. In 2019, it was the 180th most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than 3 million
Digoxin toxicity (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a type of poisoning that occurs in people who take too much of the medication digoxin or eat plants such as foxglove that contain a similar substance
Adrenochrome (1,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
application, the related derivative compound, carbazochrome, is a hemostatic medication. Despite this compound's name, it is unrelated to the element chromium;
Umeclidinium bromide/vilanterol (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the brand name Anoro Ellipta, among others, is a fixed-dose combination medication for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It
Cemiplimab (789 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cemiplimab, sold under the brand name Libtayo, is a monoclonal antibody medication for the treatment of squamous cell skin cancer. Cemiplimab belongs to
Oliceridine (1,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oliceridine, sold under the brand name Olinvyk, is an opioid medication that is used for the treatment of moderate to severe acute pain in adults. It is
Pulmonary embolism (9,582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bed rest, smoking, stroke, certain genetic conditions, estrogen-based medication, pregnancy, obesity, and after some types of surgery. A small proportion
Ertapenem (1,611 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ertapenem (trade name Invanz) is a carbapenem antibiotic medication for the treatment of infections of the abdomen, the lungs, the upper part of the female
Body dysmorphic disorder (2,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rate, at 2-12 times higher than the national average. Anti-depressant medication, such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), and cognitive-behavioral
Mycophenolic acid (3,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mycophenolic acid (MPA) is an immunosuppressant medication used to prevent rejection following organ transplantation and to treat autoimmune conditions
Etoposide (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Etoposide, sold under the brand name Vepesid among others, is a chemotherapy medication used for the treatments of a number of types of cancer including testicular
Posaconazole (668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
triazole antifungal medication. It was approved for medical use in the United States in September 2006, and is available as a generic medication. Posaconazole
Digoxin toxicity (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a type of poisoning that occurs in people who take too much of the medication digoxin or eat plants such as foxglove that contain a similar substance
Mycophenolic acid (3,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mycophenolic acid (MPA) is an immunosuppressant medication used to prevent rejection following organ transplantation and to treat autoimmune conditions
Arteriole (769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An arteriole is a small-diameter blood vessel in the microcirculation that extends and branches out from an artery and leads to capillaries. Arterioles
Amphotericin B (3,639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amphotericin B is an antifungal medication used for serious fungal infections and leishmaniasis. The fungal infections it is used to treat include mucormycosis
Benazepril (596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benazepril, sold under the brand name Lotensin among others, is a medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease
Hypernatremia (1,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
volume hypernatremia can occur from sweating, vomiting, diarrhea, diuretic medication, or kidney disease. Normal volume hypernatremia can be due to fever, extreme
Convulsion (1,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is unfamiliar. A convulsion may be caused by illness, a reaction to a medication, or other medical conditions. The word fit is sometimes used to mean a
Epilepsy and driving (1,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medical condition that has been cured, from a physician's experimental medication change that failed, as an isolated incident, whose seizures occur only
Streptokinase (1,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Streptokinase (SK) is a thrombolytic medication and enzyme. As a medication it is used to break down clots in some cases of myocardial infarction (heart
Naproxen/esomeprazole (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naproxen/esomeprazole, sold under the brand name Vimovo, is a pain reliever medication in the form of a tablet for oral consumption, containing naproxen, a nonsteroidal
Mefloquine (2,954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mefloquine, sold under the brand name Lariam among others, is a medication used to prevent or treat malaria. When used for prevention it is typically started
Iontocaine (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iontocaine was an anesthetic medication, marketed under the two brand names Numby and Phoresor PM900 by IOMED inc. It is a local anesthetic with vasoconstrictor
Specific social phobia (980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mid life. Treatment of social phobia usually involves psychotherapy, medication, or both. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is commonly used to treat
Mesuximide (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mesuximide (or methsuximide, methosuximide) is a succinimide anticonvulsant medication. It is sold as a racemate by Pfizer under the tradenames Petinutin (Switzerland)
Atropine (3,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atropine is a tropane alkaloid and anticholinergic medication used to treat certain types of nerve agent and pesticide poisonings as well as some types
Lovastatin (3,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lovastatin, sold under the brand name Mevacor among others, is a statin medication, to treat high blood cholesterol and reduce the risk of cardiovascular
Peritonitis (2,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
imaging. Treatment often includes antibiotics, intravenous fluids, pain medication, and surgery. Other measures may include a nasogastric tube or blood transfusion
Enasidenib (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enasidenib (INN; trade name Idhifa) is a medication used to treat relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia in people with specific mutations of the
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breastfeeding. Cefazolin is in the first-generation cephalosporin class of medication and works by interfering with the bacteria's cell wall. Cefazolin was
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they recur at the same site with each exposure to a particular medication. Medications inducing fixed drug eruptions are usually those taken intermittently
Cytarabine (1,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cytarabine, also known as cytosine arabinoside (ara-C), is a chemotherapy medication used to treat acute myeloid leukemia (AML), acute lymphocytic leukemia
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Adrafinil, sold under the brand name Olmifon, is a wakefulness-promoting medication that was formerly used in France to improve alertness, attention, wakefulness
Phenoxymethylpenicillin (1,138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Medicines. It is available as a generic medication. In 2017, it was the 242nd most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than two
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Larotrectinib, sold under the brand name Vitrakvi, is a medication for the treatment of cancer. It is an inhibitor of tropomyosin kinase receptors TrkA
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Nihari (Bengali: নিহারী, Hindi: निहारी, Urdu: نہاری) is a stew from the Indian subcontinent consisting of slow-cooked meat, mainly shank meat of beef or
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Torasemide, also known as torsemide, is a diuretic medication used to treat fluid overload due to heart failure, kidney disease, and liver disease and
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brand name Adakveo & Ryverna both by Novartis, is a monoclonal antibody medication that binds to P-selectin. It is a drug used to reduce the frequency of
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Apixaban, sold under the brand name Eliquis, is an anticoagulant medication used to treat and prevent blood clots and to prevent stroke in people with
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (10,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other effects. First used in 1960, the term served to distance these medications from steroids, which were particularly stigmatised at the time due to