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Claritin and Flonase

What is the difference between allegra and Flonase for allergy

Can you take Claritin and Flonase together What is Claritin Claritin is a Brand name for antihistamine drug that contains loratadine as an active ingredient. Loratadine is second generation, long-acting, non-sedating antihistamine drug that reduces the effects of natural histamine more…

Mucinex and Robitussin

What is Robitussin

Can you take Mucinex with Robitussin What does Mucinex contain Mucinex is a Brand name for a medication containing guaifenesin as an active ingredient. It is used as expectorant for relieving the symptoms of cough and mucus in the chest more…

Mucinex and NyQuil

Mucinex and NyQuil

Can you take Mucinex with NyQuil What is Mucinex Mucinex is a Brand name for a medication containing guaifenesin as an active ingredient. It is used as expectorant for relieving the symptoms of cough and mucus in the chest due more…

Tylenol and Ibuprofen

Tylenol and Ibuprofen

Can you take Ibuprofen with different Tylenol products What is Ibuprofen Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen is  a generic name for a drug containing the same name active ingredient. It is used as a pain reliever for various more…

Levothyroxine

lisinopril for high blood pressure

What is Levothyroxine What is the source of the drug (natural or synthetic)? Levothyroxine is a synthetic thyroid hormone. Chemically it is a chiral molecule in the L-form which is identical to natural thyroid prohormone thyroxine – T4. Why is more…

Lisinopril

Lisinopril mechanism of action

What is Lisinopril What is the source of the drug (natural or synthetic)? Lisinopril is synthetic pharmaceutical drug. Why is Lisinopril prescribed Treatment of hypertension Symptomatic treatment of congestive heart failure Together with thrombolytic drugs, aspirin and with β-blockers to more…

Simvastatin

simvastatin mechanism of action

What is Simvastatin What is the source of the drug (natural or synthetic) Simvastatin is a semi-synthetic drug made from the fungus Aspergillus terreus. Why is Simvastatin prescribed Simvastatin is used for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia to decrease the amount of fatty more…

Hydrocodone

how does hydrocodone work

What is Hydrocodone Hydrocodone brand name The drug is available under generic names: Hydrocodone, Dihydrocodeinone, Idrocodone, Hydrocodone bitartrate and Hydrocodone polistirex. Most common Brand names are: Hysingla ER, Zohydro ER, Norco, Vicodin and Robidone. This drug is usually used in more…

Metformin

how does the medicine metformin work

What is Metformin What is the generic and brand name of the Drug The drug is available under generic names: Apo-metformin and Metformin Hydrochloride and most common Brand names are: Glucophage, Glumetza, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Metformin Sandoz, Diabex, Diaformin, Siofor, more…

Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride

diphenhydramine hydrochloride structure

What is Diphenhydramine HCL It was first synthesized by the George Rieveschl and developed in early 1940’s. It is the prototype drug of ethanolamine class of first generation antihistamines which also includes orphenadrine, doxylamine and other halogenated diphendramine derivatives. It more…

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