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Echothiophate iodide

Echothiophate iodide

Echothiophate iodide is a drug used for the treatment of a variety of eye problems such as glaucoma, ocular hypertension, and esotropia. What the drug primarily does is relieve the unwanted pressure in the ocular area by increasing the amount of fluids dr more...

Ecofenac

Ecofenac

Ecofenac is a well-known Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) that is taken to reduce inflammation and as a painkiller for certain conditions like arthritis or acute injuries. Ecofenac is marketed with names as Flector patch, Voltarol, Diclon, Dic more...

Econazole

Econazole

Econazole is a member of antifungal drugs used to treat the existence of fungi and other similar microorganisms in the body s skin. It is a topical solution administered on an affected area and prevents the metabolic and reproductive process, thereby kill more...

Ecotrin

Ecotrin

Ecotrin is a drug with the generic name of aspirin. Aspirins are drugs classified under the group name salicylates. Ecotrin is known to effectively reduce the effects of substances inside our body which causes fever, pain and inflammation. Ecotrin is also more...

Ecovent

Ecovent

Ecovent is a medication that many asthma patients are very familiar with. It is one of their help lines when breathing difficulty, chest tightness, and wheezing occur. Ecovent works by relaxing the muscles in the air passageways to improve breathing. It i more...

Edalene

Edalene

Edalene is used to prevent ulcers in the stomach and small intestines, gastroesophageal reflux disease, upper GI bleeding and acid reflux. This medication is also useful in the prevention of aspiration of pneumonia and stress ulcers, and herpes virus infe more...

Edex

Edex

Edex, also known as Prostaglandin E1, is used to manage erectile dysfunction through its vasodilatory features. It is sold in America under the brand name Muse or Medicated Urethral Suppository for Erection by Vivus. It is also available as Edex, one of t more...

Efalizumab

Efalizumab

Efalizumab is a drug used to treat psoriasis and is created by Genentech. Sold and marketed under the name Raptiva, it is a synthetically engineered antibody designed to prohibit the proliferation of psoriasis and its processes. It is designed to specific more...

Efavirenz

Efavirenz

Approved by the United States’ Food and Drug Administration on September 21, 1998, Efavirenz is only the fourteenth approved retroviral drug. Efavirenz is a potent drug used to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1. However, Efavirenz can never more...

Brand name(s): Sustiva,
Effexor pills

Effexor

Effexor is generically prescribed as venlafaxine and is commonly used to treat the symptoms of major depressive disorders, anxiety disorder, and panic disorders. These disorders are typically caused by an imbalance in the brain which Effexor tries to corr more...

Effexor XR pills

Effexor XR

Effexor XR, which is generically prescribed as venlafaxine, is commonly used to treat depression, anxiety, and panic disorders. Effexor XR is part of the family of antidepressants known as SSNRIs, or selective serotonin norepinphrine reuptake inhibitors. more...

Eflornithine

Eflornithine

Eflornithine is a drug initially conceptualized as a treatment for malignancies in the body such as cancer growths but has found its effective niche as an effective treatment for sleeping sickness caused by the agent Trypanosoma brucei gambiense. It is ma more...

Brand name(s): Vaniqa,
Eiproheptadine

Eiproheptadine

Eiproheptadine is a multi-use medicament prescribed mostly for patients with allergies, specifically hay fever, and patients suffering from anorexia. It relieves the sneezing, itching, bloating and watery eyes induced by allergies. This medicament is an a more...

Elanil

Elanil

An effective medication for fighting depression is Elanil, a tricyclic antidepressant. Elanil works by inhibiting the serotonin and the noradrenaline reuptake in a patients body and actually increases the level of those natural chemicals so that the leve more...

Elavil

Elavil

Elavil, which is generically prescribed as amitripyline, is commonly used to treat the symptoms of depression. Elavil is part of the family of drugs known as tricyclic antidepressants. Elavil corrects chemicals in the brain believed to become unbalanced i more...

Electrovite

Electrovite

Electrovite, or calcium, is a necessary mineral that the body requires to perform numerous basic functions. Some patients take Electrovite to help build their bone density or to maintain bone density, depending on their age, while others take it to help c more...

Eletriptan

Eletriptan

Chemically known as eletriptan hydrobromide, it is a variant of the triptan drugs manufactured as an anti migraine treatment. It is more commonly known in the US as the marketed Relpax, though there are other brand names allocated in other regional market more...

Brand name(s): Relpax,
Elidel

Elidel

Elidel, which is generically prescribed as pimecrolimus topical, is commonly used to treat severe atopic dermatitis when other treatments have failed. Elidel is a topical immunosuppressant, which curtails the body’s immune system to fight the effects of s more...

Elimite cream

Elimite

Elimite, which is generically prescribed as permethrin topical, is commonly used to treat the infestation of parasites such as scabies or head lice. Elimite attacks the nervous system of the parasite, killing them to rid the patient of the infestation. more...

Elocon

Elocon

Elocon is a brand name for mometasone furoate. It is a synthetic corticosteroid prescribed for its anti-inflammatory properties. It is used to treat the itchy skin resulting from infections, allergic reactions, psoriasis or eczema. It comes in an ointm more...

Elspar

Elspar

Elspar is an anti-leukemia medication, also known by the generic name, Asparaginase. It is an enzyme-based medication used in the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and is used in some mastocytoma treatments. It is an enzyme that works by jum more...

Embeline

Embeline

Embeline is used to treat various skin disorders such as eczema and is available in ointment and an emollient cream. Embeline, with the generic name clobetasol propionate, is recommended for use among adults and children. Embeline is an anti-inflammatory more...

Emconcor

Emconcor

Emconcor, a selective adrenergic receptor blocker belonging to a class of medications, works directly on the heart and blood circulation. It is mainly used to treat cardiovascular illnesses such as high blood pressure (high blood pressure), coronary heart more...

Emcor

Emcor

Emcor, a selective adrenergic receptor blocker belonging to a class of medicaments, works directly on the heart and blood circulation. It is mainly used to treat cardiovascular diseases such as hypertension (high blood pressure), coronary heart disease, a more...

Emend

Emend

Chemotherapy or cancer treatment often results in minor or severe cases of nausea and vomiting. Emend is prescribed to reduce or prevent these side effects of the treatment. This medication is commonly used to prevent vomiting as a result of chemotherapy, more...

Empecid

Empecid

Empecid is used to treat fungal infections including ringworm and vaginal yeast infections and is useable over the counter in a cream and lotion. Empecid is marketed by the brand names Lomitrin and Lomitrin AF. This medicament has two main elements: Empec more...

Emtricitabine

Emtricitabine

The drug emtricitabine is a treatment to lessen the risk of contracting further infections and subsequent complications because of the presence of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus in select individuals. In a direct description of its mechanism of action, more...

Brand name(s): Sustiva,
Emulgel

Emulgel

Emulgel is a pain relieving gel form of the drug diclofenac diethylammonium. It contains a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (or NSAID) that is used to relieve pain and reduce inflammation. Emulgel works by blocking a substance in your body called prostagl more...

Enablex

Enablex

Enablex is a medicament used to treat urinary incontinence, the condition where the patient experiences an inability to control urination. It works by blocking nerve receptors responsible for bladder muscle contractions and relaxes overactive bladder musc more...

Enalapril

Enalapril

Enalapril is a generic drug that also goes by the brand name Vasotec. It is part of a class of medications called angiotensin converting inhibitors, or ACE-inhibitors. It is prescribed in tablets for the treatment of several different cardiac conditions more...

Brand name(s): Vasotec,
Endantadine

Endantadine

Endantadine, approved by the FDA in 1996, is a manmade anti-viral medication that hampers the duplication of a virus within cells. Currently, it is not known how it works in treating Parkinsons disease, just that it does work. The effects it has on the i more...

Endep

Endep

Endep is a medicine used to treat patients with depression. The generic name of this drug is amitriptyline which belongs to the category of drugs which is called as tricyclic antidepressants or TCA. Endep works its way in balancing the chemicals in the hu more...

Endophleban

Endophleban

Endophleban is used to treat migraines. It is an ergotamine that is hydrogenated in positions 9 and 10 as a mesylate salt with a molecular weight of 679.80. The solution is clear and colorless, and stored in sterile ampoules administered via intravenous, more...

Enfuvirtide

Enfuvirtide

Enfuvirtide is an inhibitor of Human Immunodeficiency Virus fusion of susceptible cells, making the virus useless. In a more detailed mechanism of action, the drug attaches itself to the outer lining of the susceptible cell and binds with it to prevent th more...

Enoxaparin

Enoxaparin

Enoxaparin is a drug classified as a heparin, or a blood thinner. Commonly known as anticoagulants, heparins and drugs like enoxaparin prevents blood clot formation. Enoxaparin prevents blood clots which may be classified as deep vein thrombosis that may more...

Entacapone

Entacapone

Entacapone is a drug classified as a COMT inhibitor (catechol-O-methyl transferase inhibitor). Entacapone belongs to a class of drugs known as nitrocatechols. Entacapone, which is marketed as Comtan is used as a supplement to levodopa/carbidopa in treat more...

Entecavir

Entecavir

Entecavir is an antiviral oral drug used in treating patients with Hepatitis B infection. Entecavir is classified as a nucleoside analog which inhibits the actions of transcription, reverse transcription, and DNA replication in the process of viral replic more...

Enteropride

Enteropride

Patients with gastrointestinal problems can now find relief with the development of Enteropride. The effectiveness of the medication has shown to be quite useful for many for years to come. It does have a number of reactions and effects that should be wat more...

Entocort

Entocort

Entocort, a medication used to treat bronchial asthma and those suffering from a range of respiratory problems related to nasal problems, is a glucocorticoid steroid that interacts with hydrocortisone or cortisol, the two chemicals naturally produced by t more...

Epirubicin

Epirubicin

Epirubicin is an injectable anthracycline drug. Anthracycline drugs are drugs derived from Streptomyces bacteria which are used in cancer chemotherapy. Anthracycline drugs may combat various forms of cancer ranging from leukemias, breast, lung, uterine an more...

Epitol

Epitol

Epitol, or CBZ, is an anticonvulsant medication and a mood-stabilizing agent. It acts by decreasing the amount of excitement in the brain and is used for epilepsy and the treatment of bipolar disorders. Epitol is effective in controlling seizures by block more...

Eplerenone

Eplerenone

Eplerenone is a drug classified as an aldosterone antagonist mainly used in part of chronic heart failure management. This drug is analogous to spironolactione, however it may be more specific for the mineralocorticoid receptor. Eplerenone is specifically more...

Epoetin

Epoetin

Epoetin alfa is a synthetic drug used for the treatment of anemia. This is a synthetically produced erythropoietin, which aids the body in increasing the number of red blood cells in the system. Epoetin alfa belongs to a certain class of drugs known as co more...

Eprosartan

Eprosartan

Eprosartan is classified as an angiotensin II receptor antagonist drug that is used for treating conditions such as high blood pressure. Eprosartan’s action focuses on the rennin-angiotensin system by decreasing the total peripheral resistance in two ways more...

Equetro

Equetro

Equetro, or CBZ, is an anticonvulsant medicament and a mood-stabilizing agent. It acts by decreasing the amount of excitement in the brain and is used for epilepsy and the treatment of bipolar affective disorders. Equetro is effective in controlling seizu more...

Equipin

Equipin

Equipin is a tropane alkaloid obtained from Atropa belladonna (deadly nightshade), Datura stramonium (jimsonweed), Mandragora officinarum (mandrake), and other plants of the family Solanaceae. This versatile medication is a secondary metabolite of the abo more...

Erbitux

Erbitux

Erbitux is used to treat metastatic colon, head, and neck cancers. It is a type of antibody that acts against the epidermal growth factor (EGFR). And has been proven to prevent the activity of a receptor, which can lead to the inhibition of signal transdu more...

Ergocalciferol

Ergocalciferol

Ergocalciferol is a form of Vitamin D, which is synthetic oral calcium regulator. It is a white, colorless crystal which is soluble in organic solvents and in vegetable oils but is insoluble in water. Air and light affects the metabolism of ergocalciferol more...

Brand name(s): Vitamin D,
Ergoloid mesylate

Ergoloid mesylate

Ergoloid mesylate, or co-dergocrine mesylate are drugs that are mixtures of methanesulfonate salts of three ergot alkaloids that have been dehydrogenated (dihydroergocornine, dihydroergocristine, and alpha and beta dihydroergocryptine). more...

Brand name(s): Dihydroergotoxine,
Ergomimet

Ergomimet

Ergomimet is used to treat migraines. It is an ergotamine that is hydrogenated in positions 9 and 10 as a mesylate salt with a molecular weight of 679.80. The solution is clear and colorless, and stored in sterile ampoules administered via intravenous, in more...

Ergont

Ergont

Ergont is used to treat migraines and is an ergotamine that is hydrogenated in positions 9 and 10 as a mesylate salt with a molecular weight of 679.80. The solution is clear and colorless, and stored in sterile ampoules administered via intravenous, intra more...

Erlotinib

Erlotinib

Erlotinib is a cancer therapy drug used to treat non-small cell lung and pancreatic cancer. Prior to its name, it has been coded as OSI-774. Erlotinib is analogous to gefitinib, which targets the EGFR tyrosine kinase (epidermal growth factor receptor). T more...

Ertapenem

Ertapenem

Ertapenem is classified as an antibiotic drug that is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections noted as severe complications like abdominal infections, pneumonia, kidney and urinary tract infections. more...

Erythromycin

Erythromycin

Erythromycin is a type of antibiotic whose effects are very similar to that of penicillin. In fact, it is usually used as treatment for people who are allergic to penicillin. Erythromycin was discovered by a Filipino Scientist named Abelardo Aguilar. Upo more...

Brand name(s): Ilosone,
Erythropoietin precursor

Erythropoietin precursor

Erythropoietin Precursor is a synthetic erythropoietin used in the treatment of anemia that works through promoting the growth of new red blood cells. This medication may reduce the need for red blood cell transplants for patients undergoing certain chemo more...

Escitalopram

Escitalopram

Escitalopram is an approved medication for depression. More specifically, it is recommended as treatment for conditions like major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. It may also be applicable to other disorders such as social anxiety di more...

Brand name(s): Lexapro, Cipralex,
Escoflex

Escoflex

Escoflex is a skeletal muscle relaxant used in treating different kinds of muscle spasms causing discomfort or unbearable pain to individuals. It works through the spinal cord and depresses the reflexes to prevent the spasms and blocks pain sensations bei more...

Esgic-Plus

Esgic-Plus

Esgic-Plus, which is generically prescribed as acetaminophen /butalbital/caffeine, is commonly used to relieve pain and reduce fevers. It is most commonly prescribed to relieve severe tension headaches more...

Eskalith

Eskalith

Eskalith is a medicine used in treating patients with manic episodes which is identified to be a state of a person’s behavioral changes from a depression state to an extreme excitement. This drug has a generic name of Lithium Carbonate. Manic episode is i more...

Esomeprazole

Esomeprazole

Esomeprazole belongs to a class of drugs termed as proton pump inhibitos (PPIs). PPIs work by discouraging the stomach from producing acids. Generally, PPIs are emplyed for the treatment of conditions like dyspepsia, stomach and duodenal ulcers, Zollinger more...

Brand name(s): Nexium, Prilosec,
Esparon

Esparon

Esparon, also known as Niravam, Xanor, and Xanax, is a benzodiazepine-class, short-acting medicament used to manage moderate to severe panic attacks and anxiety disorders and anxiety caused by moderate depression. It is available in both generic and extend more...

Estelle

Estelle

Estelle belongs to a group of medications called antiandrogen that suppress the activity of testosterone on the tissues. It blocks the androgen receptors, preventing the androgen from joining with them thereby suppressing the growth of luteinizing hormone more...

Estrace

Estrace

Estrace is the brand name for the drug estradiol. Estradiol comes in many different forms, including gel, vaginal cream, vaginal ring, and tablets. Estrace is in the class of drugs called estrogens, which means that they use the female hormone es more...

Estradiol

Estradiol

Estradiol, which is also prescribed as Estrace Vaginal Cream, is commonly used to treat symptoms of menopause such as itching, dryness, or burning of the vaginal area, as well as the urgent need to urinate and irritation while urinating. Estradiol is not more...

Brand name(s): Estrace, Evex,
Estramustine

Estramustine

The drug estramustine is an antineoplastic agent, and is considered a chemotherapy agent used in treating prostate cancer. It is a derivative of estrogen, specifically estradiol. Nitrogen mustard-carbamate ester moiety makes estramustine an alkylating ant more...

Estrogens

Estrogens

Estrogens is used to treat various menopausal symptoms ranging from vaginal dryness, irritation, and hot flashes. Estrogens is the female sex hormone necessary for various body processes. more...

Estrone-sulfate

Estrone-sulfate

Estrone-sulfate is used to treat various menopausal symptoms ranging from vaginal dryness, irritation, and hot flashes. Estrone-sulfate is the female sex hormone necessary for various body processes. more...

Etanercept

Etanercept

Etanercept is called a fusion protein drug, which is cultivated through the expression of recombinant DNA. The production of etanercept is accomplished through a large-scale cell cutting and cloning in order to express the DNA recombinant construct. more...

Ethambutol

Ethambutol

Marketed under the name Myambutol, Ethambutol is a drug given as treatment to tuberculosis (TB) patients. Ethambutamol is never the lone treatment for tuberculosis. It is usually taken together with other dmedicines. It is sold under the name "Myambut more...

Brand name(s): Myambutol,
Ethinyl Estradiol

Ethinyl estradiol

Ethinyl Estradiol (EE) was derived from natural estradiol. EE is taken orally and it has become the estrogen used in virtually all modern formulations contraceptives like, the Pill. more...

Brand name(s): Alesse, Mircette, Triphasil, Estradiol, Desogen, Levlen, Ovral, Estrace, Diane,
Ethionamide

Ethionamide

Ethionamide is a drug introduced in tablet forms used in the treatment of tuberculosis. Ethionamide’s complete chemical name is 2-ethylthioisonicotinamide. It is a yellow crystalline, nonhygroscopic compound having faint to moderate odor. It is insoluble more...

Brand name(s): Trecator SC,
Ethosuximide

Ethosuximide

Ethosuximide is classified as a succinimide anticonvulsant drug that is mainly used in the treatment of absence epilepsy. Succinimides are compounds containing succinimide group, which main action is to form covalent bonds between peptides or proteins and more...

Etidronate

Etidronate

Etidronate belongs to drugs which main action is to strengthen the bone by inhibiting the removal of osteoclasts. This aids in the remodeling of bones. The bone is in constant state of modeling, wherein the old bones are removed by osteoclasts and new bon more...

Etodolac

Etodolac

Etodolac is classified as a non-steroidal inflammatory drug. NSAIDs such as etodolac are known inhibitors of cyclooxygenase, which are responsible in the formation of biological mediators such as prostanoids, and prostaglandin. Inhibiting cyclooxygenase m more...

Etoposide

Etoposide

Etoposide is a drug that is often used as a form of chemotherapy prescribed as treatment for certain types of cancer. Oftentimes, it is administered along with other drugs. Etoposide has been used for treatment of cancers of the lungs, ovary, and testic more...

Brand name(s): Vepesid,
Etoricoxib

Etoricoxib

Etoricoxib is a type of medicine popularly known as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug or NSAID. How do NSAIDs work? They block the action or effect of cyclo-oxygenase, a certain substance found in the human body which is involved in producing prosta more...

Brand name(s): Arcoxia,
Eucardion

Eucardion

Eucardion, a substance derived from EDTA, is believed to interfere with substances inside cells, which may cause heart illness after using anthracyclines such as doxorubicin. How Eucardion protects the heart is not fully understood. This medication is ava more...

Eudigox

Eudigox

Eudigox is a heart medication used to treat heart conditions including heart failure, atrial fluttering, and atrial fibrillation. This medication has been purified and modified from the parts of the foxglove plant. Regardless of its medieval origin; its u more...

Eulexin

Eulexin

Eulexin is often generically prescribed as flutamide. Its most common use is the treatment of prostate cancer in men. Eulexin is a member of the family of medications known as antiandrogens, which work in the body to block the male hormones from supportin more...

Euradal

Euradal

Euradal, a selective adrenergic receptor blocker belonging to a class of medications, works directly on the heart and blood circulation. It is mainly used to treat cardiovascular illnesss such as hypertension (high blood pressure), coronary heart illness, more...

Eurasil

Eurasil

Eurasil, a scabicidal, is a medication specifically for the interposition of scabies. It comes in a cream and lotion that is applied to the skin to get rid of parasites that cause itching. Eurasil is available under the brand names Crotan, Eurax, Euraxil more...

Eurax

Eurax

Eurax, which is generically prescribed as crotamiton topical, is commonly used to treat scabies as well as other conditions that cause intense itching. This medication is a topical and should never be ingested. Eurax is not appropriate for everyone. A th more...

Euraxil

Euraxil

Euraxil, a scabicidal, is a medicament specifically for the treatment of scabies. It comes in a cream and lotion that is applied to the skin to get rid of parasites that cause pruritus. Euraxil is also usable under the brand names Crotan, Eurax, and Vete more...

Eureceptor

Eureceptor

Eureceptor is used to prevent ulcers in the stomach and small intestines, gastroesophageal reflux illness, upper GI bleeding and acid reflux. This medication is also used to prevent aspiration of pneumonia and stress ulcers, and herpes virus infection and more...

Evecare

Evecare

Evecare has shown to be one useful herbal formula in treating women deal with their menstruation blues and pains. It effectively helps women cope with several annoying symptoms. On top of it all, the supplement has shown potential in inducing pregnancy fo more...

Evex

Evex

Evex is used to treat various menopausal symptoms ranging from vaginal dryness, irritation, and hot flashes. Evex is the female sex hormone necessary for various body processes. more...

Evista

Evista

Evista, which is generically prescribed as raloxifene, is commonly used to treat or prevent osteoporosis in post menopausal women. Evista alters the bone mass and breakdown cycles in the body. While tests are still pending, Evista seems to have a very low more...

Evoclin

Evoclin

Evoclin is one of the most effective lincosamide antibiotics used against staphylococcus aureus without having to worry about hypersensitivity reactions, but patients do have to learn proper use and signs of adverse effects. more...

Evra

Evra

Evra is a contraceptive medication that is administered as a patch on the skin. It consists of three layers and works on a four week cycle, in which you apply a new patch once a week for three weeks, and then do not wear a patch at all for the fourth wee more...

Exangit

Exangit

Exangit, a non-narcotic cough suppressant or antitussive, is used to treat and reduce coughing in respiratory conditions such as the acute coryza, bronchitis, pneumonia, emphysema and even asthma as well as infections such as the cold, flu, or tuberculosi more...

Exelon

Exelon

Exelon is a brand name for the generic drug rivastigmine. It is used to treat mild to moderate dementia in Alzheimer’s patients and those with Parkinson’s disease. It can be given in a capsule or a liquid, and a new Exelon patch was recently approved in more...

Exemestane

Exemestane

Exemestane is a drug belonging to a class of oral steroidal aromatose inhibitors used in the treatment of hormone-receptor positive, or hormonally responsive breast cancer in postmenopausal women. The main goal of hormone receptor positive patients to pre more...

Eyesules

Eyesules

Eyesules is a tropane alkaloid obtained from Atropa belladonna (deadly nightshade), Datura stramonium (jimsonweed), Mandragora officinarum (mandrake), and other plants of the family Solanaceae. This versatile medication is a secondary metabolite of the ab more...

Ezetimibe

Ezetimibe

Ezetimibe is a drug related to diet, weight control and exercise. It is known to reduce the amount of cholesterol absorbed by the body as well as treat and regulate high cholesterol in the body. It acts by decreasing the cholesterol absorption in the in more...

Brand name(s): Zetia, Ezetrol,
Ezetrol

Ezetrol

Ezetrol is a brand name for the generic medication ezetimibe, which is a lipid-lowering medication used to reduce cholesterol levels. Ezetrol is given in several different courses of treatment. It may be given as the only medication, in conjuncti more...