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Madorpar/Sinemet

L-Dopa - Parkinsons

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Phenytoin

Anticonvulsant - Status Epilepticus and Epilepsy

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Carbamazepine

Epilepsy, Trigeminal Neuralgia and Bipolar Disorder

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Sodium Valproate

Epilepsy (generalised and absence seizures) and Bipolar disorder

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Lamotrigine

Epilepsy and Bipolar Disorder

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Levitaracetam

Epilepsy

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Amitryptilline

Tricyclic - Depression and Neuropathic Pain

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Citalopram

SSRI - Depression, Panic Disorder and OCD

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Diazepam

Benzodiazepine - Status Epilepticus, Alcohol Withdrawal and Anxiety + Insomnia

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Donepezil

Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor - Alzheimers

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Amoxicillin

Penicillin - Pnemonia, UTI, Intra-abdominal sepsis and H.pylori

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Cephradine

Cephalosporin - UTI/RTI

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Trimethoprim

UTI

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Nitrofurantoin

UTI

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Doxycycline

Tetracycline - Acute vulgaris, LRTI, Chlamydia and Malaria

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Erythromycin

Macrolide - Respiratory and SSTI's

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Gentamicin

Aminoglycoside - Severe sepsis, Pyelonephritis, Complicated UTI, Biliary and Intra-abdominal sepsis and Endocarditis

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Ciprofloxacin

Quinolones - UTI, Severe GI infections, LRTI and only one with activity against Psedomonas Aeruginosa

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Metronidazole

Anaerobic - C-diff, Oral Infections, Aspiration Pneumonia, Surgical and Gynae Infections and Protozoal Infections

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Vancomycin

Glycopeptide - Gram positive Endocarditis when penicillin resistant

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Diclofenac

NSAID - Moderate pain and Inflammation

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Codeine

Opiate - Moderate Pain

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Morphine

Opiate - Severe pain, breathlessness and anxiety

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Paracetamol

Non-opiates - Acute and Chronic Pain

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Allopurinol

Xanthine-Oxidase Inhibitor - Gout Prophylaxis

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Doxazocin

Alpha-Blocker - BPH and Resistant Hypertension

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Finasteride

5-alpha-reductase Inhibitor - BPH

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Insulin

T1 and T2 Diabetes

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Gliclazide

Sulphonylurea - T2 Diabetes

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Metformin

Biguanide - T2 Diabetes

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Thyroxine

Primary Hypothyroidism and PH Secondary to Hypopituitarism

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Carbimazole

Anti-thyroid - Hyperthyroidism, preparation for Thyroidectomy and pre/post Radio-iodine treatment

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Alendronate

Bisphosphonate - Osteoporosis, severe Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy and Myeloma/Breast cancer with Bone Mets

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Calcium and Vitamin D

Osteoporosis, CKD to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism and renal osteodystrophy

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Fludrocortisone

Mineralocorticoid - Adrenocortical Insufficiency in Addisons disease

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Gaviscon

Antacid - GORD and Dyspepsia

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Ranitidine

H2 Antagonist - Peptic Ulcer disease and GORD

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Omeprazole

PPI - Peptic ulcer disease, Dyspepsia, GORD and H.pylori

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Loperamide

Anti-diarrhoea - Diarrhoea due to IBS or Viral Gastroenteritis

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Senna

Laxative - Constipation and Faecal Impaction

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Mesalazine

Aminosalicylate - Ulcerative Colitis

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Metoclopramide

Anti-emetic - Nausea and Vomiting

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Furosemide

Loop Diuretic - Breathlessness in Acute Pulmonary Oedema and Chronic Heart Failure

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Bendroflumathiazide

Thiazide Diuretic - Hypertension

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Spironolactone

Potassium Sparing Diuretic - Ascites + Oedema due to Liver Cirrhosis, Chronic Heart Failure and Primary Hyperaldosteronism

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Atenolol

B-Blocker - Hypertension, Chronic Heart Failure, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Atrial Fibrilliation and Supraventricular Tachycardia

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Diltiazem

Calcium Antagonist - Hypertension, Stable Angina and Supraventricular Arrythmias

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Ramipril

ACE Inhibitor - Hypertension, Chronic Heart Failure, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Diabetic Neuropathy and CKD with Proteinuria

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Losartan

AT1 Blocker - Hypertension, Chronic Heart Failure, Ischaemic Heart Disease

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Isosorbide Mononitrate

Nitrates - Acute angina, ACS and Pulmonary Oedema

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Digoxin

Cardiac Glycoside - AF/Flutter and Severe Heart Failure

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Amiodarone

Anti-dysrhythmics - Tachyarrythmias and Refractory Ventricular Fibrilliation

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Aspirin

Antiplatelet - ACS and Acute Ischaemic Stroke and Long Term Prevention of Thrombotic Arterial Events

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Clopidogrel

Antiplatelet - ACS and to prevent occlusion of Coronary Artery Stents and Long term prevention of Thrombotic Arterial Events

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Tissue Plasminogen Activator

Thrombolytics - Pulmonary Embolism, MI and Stroke

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Enoxaparin

LMWH - Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis and DVT treatment and ACS

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Rivaroxaban

Novel Anticoagulants - To prevent Clots in Stroke, DVT and PE

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Warfarin

Oral Anticoagulants - Prevent clots in DVT and PE and AF and Heart Valve Replacements

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Simvastatin

Statin - Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Primary Hyperlipidaemia

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Salbutamol

Short Acting Beta-2-Agonist - Asthma and COPD and urgent treatment of Hyperkalaemia

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Tiotropium

Anticholinergic - Breathlessness in COPD and Chronic Asthma

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Prednisolone

Corticosteroid - Allergic and Inflammatory Disorders and to Suppress Autoimmune Disease

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Carbocysteine

Mucolytic - Clear Sputum in COPD

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Theophylline

Asthma and COPD - bronchodilation

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Oxygen

Relieve Hypoxia and accelerate reabsorption of pleural gas in Pneumothorax.