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HYDRODIURIL

HCTZ
Thiazide Diuretic

Treats hypertention

1

Zyrtec

Ceterizine
Antihistimine
Seasonal allergic asthma

2

Zyprexa

Olanzipine
Thine benzodiazepine
Treats acute psychosis, dementia, mania, schizophrenia

3

V-Cillin-k

Penicillin vk
Penicillin antibiotic
Threats bacterial infections

4

Risperdal

Risperdone
Antipsychotic agent
Treats emotional and mood disorders

5

Plavix

Clopidogrel
Antiplatelet agent
Prevents platelet aggregation

6

OxyContin

Oxycodone ER
Opiate anelgesic
Treats moderate to moderately-severe pain

7

Nasonex

Mometasone
Corticosteroid
Allergic rhinitis

8

Xalatan

Latanoprost
Prostaglandin
Treats glaucoma

9

Fosamax

Ale frontage
Biphosphonate
Osteoporosis

10

Concerta

Methylphenidate
Psychostimulant
Treats narcolepsy, ADHD

11

SOMA

Carisoprodol
Muscle relaxant
Treats muscle spasms

12

Micronase/diabeta

Glyburide
Oral antidiabetic
Treats high levels of blood glucose

13

Tricor

Fenofibrate
Antilepemic agent
Lipid/cholesterol lowering agent
Treats hypercholestrolemia

14

Lexapro

Escitalopram
SSRI
Treats anxiety, depression

15

Prevacid

Lansoprazole
Proton-pump inhibitor
Treats Gerd, duodenal & gastric ulcers, heartburn

16

Celexa

Citalopram
SSRI
Depression

17

Singulair

Montelukast
Respiratory/anti-inflammatory agent
Treats & prevents symptoms of asthma

18

Allegra

Fexofenadine
Antihistamine
Allergic rhinitis, seasonal allergies

19

Flonase

Flucasone
Corticosteroid
Seasonal allergic & non-allergic rhinitis

20

Flexeril

Cyclobenzaprine
Muscle relaxant
Muscle spasm

21

Naprosyn

Naproxen
NSAID
Moderate pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis

22

Wellbutrin SR

Bupropion HCL
Antidepressant
ADHD, Depression, nicotine withdrawal

23

Protonix

Pantoprazole
Proton-pump inhibitor
GERD & esophagitis, heartburn

24

Viagra

Sildenafil citrate
Phosphodiesterase inhibitor
Impotency, erectile disfunction

25

Celebrex

Celecoxib
NSAID, COX II inhibitor
Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis

26

Flomax

Tamsulosin
Alpha blocker
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
(BPH)

27

Tenormin

Atenolol
Beta-blocker
Treats hypertension

28

Evista

Raloxifene
Selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM)
Treats & prevents osteoporosis in women

29

Nexium

Esomeprosole
Proton-pump inhibitor
Treats GERD, duodenal ulcer, & esophagitis, heartburn

30

Elavil

Amitriptyline
Tricyclic antidepression
Anxiety, depression

31

Diovan

Valsartan
Angiotensin II
Receptor antagonist
Heart failure, hypertension

32

Neurontin

Gabapentin
Anticonvulsant
Treats partial seizures

33

Lotensin

Benazepril
ACE inhibitor
Hypertension

34

Glucotrol xl

Glipizide
Oral antidiabetic
Treats high levels of blood glucose

35

Effexor xr

Venlafaxine
Antidepressant
Anxiety depression headaches

36

Desyrel

Trazodone
Antidepressant
Anxiety depression

37

Prednisone
Corticosteroid
Dermatitis, arthritis, asthma

Cozaar

38

Cozaar

Losartan
Angiotensin II, receptor antagonist
Heart failure, hypertension

39

Accupril

Quinapril
ACE inhibitor
Congestive heart failure

40

Levaquin

Levofloxacin
Fluoroquinolone
Treats bacterial, lung, sinus, skin & urinary tract infections

41

Klonopin

Clonazepam
Benzodiazepine
Treats seizures & panic disorders

42

Lipitor

Atorvastatin
Antilipemic agent
Treats high cholesterol

43

Diflucan

Fluconazole
Antifungal agent
Treats a broad spectrum of fungal infections

44

Zithromax

Azithromycin
Macrolide antibiotic
Treats upper/lower respiratory, bacterial infections

45

Cardizem

Diltiazem
Calcium channel blocker
Angina, hypertension

46

Ortho tri-cyclen

Norgestimate/ethinyl estradiol
Oral contraceptive
Prevents pregnancy

47

Calan

Verapamil
Calcium channel blocker
Angina, hypertension

48

Ambien

Zolpidem
Sedative-hypnotic
Treats insomnia

49

Humalog

Insulin Lispro
Insulin
Treats type I diabetes

50

Xanax

Alprazolam
Benzodiazepine
Treats anxiety, panic disorder

51

Altace

Ramipril
ACE inhibitor
Heart failure, hypertension

52

Prevachol

Pravastatin
Antilipemic agent
Treats high cholesterol

53

Keflex

Cephalexin
Cephalosporin antibiotic
Treats bacterial infections

54

Glucophage xr

Metformin
Oral antidiabetic
Lowers blood glucose

55

Avandia

Rosiglitazone
Oral antidiabetic
Treats diabetes mellitus

56

Ativan

Lorazepam
Benzodiazepine
Treats anxiety

57

Darvocet-N

Propoxyphene n/APAP
Opiate analgesic
Treats mild to moderate pain

58

Advair diskus

Salmetrol/fluticasone
Bronchodilator
Asthma, COPD

59

Digitek

Digoxin
Cardiac Glycoside
Atrial fibrillation, heart failure

60

K-Dur

Potassium chloride
Potassium replacement
Treats hypokalemia
(Low potassium levels)

61

Cipro

Ciprofloxacin
Fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Treats respiratory, urinary tract, & middle ear infection

62

Actos

Pioglitazone
Oral antidiabetic
Diabetes mellitus

63

Paxil

Paroxetine
SSRI
Treats depression
OCD, & panic disorder

64

Zocor

Simvastatin
Antilipemic agent
Treats high bp

65

Lasix

Furosemide
Loop diuretic
Treats hypertension, congestive heart failure

66

Zestril/prinivil

Lisinopril
ACE inhibitor
Congestive heart failure, hypertension

67

Aciphex

Rabeprazole
Proton pump inhibitor
Ulcers, GERD

68

Dyazide

Triamterine/HCTZ
Diuretic
Treats hypertension, edema

69

Proventil

Albuterol
Bronchodilator
Treats asthma

70

Mobic

Meloxicam
NSAID
Treats arthritis

71

Norvasc

Amlodipene
Calcium channel blocker
Hypertension, angina

72

Prilosec

Omeprasole
Proton pump inhibitor
Treats GERD, duodenal & gastric ulcers, heartburn

73

Zoloft

Sertraline
SSRI
Treats depression & OCD

74

Coumadin

Warfarin
Anticoagulant
Prevents blood clots

75

Vicodin

Hydrocodone w/APAP
Opiate analgesic
Treats moderate to severe pain

76

Prozac

Fluoxetine
SSRI
Treats depression & OCD

77

Zantac

Ranitidine
H2 antagonist
Treats GERD

78

Lanoxin

Digoxin
Cardiac glycoside
Atrial fibrillation
Heart failure

79

Synthroid

Levothyroxine
Thyroid hormone
Treats hypothyroidism, cretinism, myxedema coma

80

Trimox

Amoxicillin
Penicillin antibiotic
Treats bacterial infections

81

Premarin

Conjugated estrogens
Estrogen hormones
Treats menopausal symptoms