Drug Study

Omeprazole

Omeprazole( Prilosec) Drug study

Generic Name:Omeprazole Brand Name:Losec,Prilosec Classifications:gastrointestinal agent; proton pump inhibitor Pregnancy Category:C Availability: 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg capsules Actions   An antisecretory compound that is a gastric acid pump...
Lactulose

Lactulose Drug Study

Generic Name:Lactulose(lak´tyoo-lose) Brand Name:Cephulac, Chronulac ,Movelax,Lilac Classifications:gastrointestinal agent; hyperosmotic laxative Pregnancy Category:C Availability 10 g/15 mL solution, syrup Actions   Reduces blood ammonia; appears to involve metabolism of lactose to organic...
Drug-Study-Metformin

Drug Study Metformin (Glucophage)

  Generic Name:Metformin (met-for´min) Brand Name:Glucophage, Glucophage XR Classifications: hormone and synthetic substitute; antidiabetic; biguanide Pregnancy Category: B Availability : 500 mg, 850 mg tab-lets; 500 mg sustained release   Actions Biguanide oral...
Aldomet drugs

Methyldopa(Aldomet)Drug Study

Methyldopa Aldomet, Apo-Methyldopa , Dopamet ,Novomedopa Methyldopate Hyrdocholoride Aldomet Classifications:cardiovascular agent; central-acting antihypertensive; autonomic nervous system agent; alpha-adrenergic agonist (sympathomimetic) Pregnancy Category:C Availability 125 mg, 250 mg, 500 mg tablets;  50...
furosemide-drug-study

Furosemide (Lasix) Drug Study

Generic Name:Furosemide Brand Name:Fumide,Furomide,Lasix,Luramide Classifications:electrolytic and water balance agent; loop diuretic Pregnancy Category:C Availability 20 mg, 40 mg, 80 mg tablets;  10 mg/mL, 40 mg/5 mL oral solution;  10...
Phenobarbital

Phenobarbital(Luminal Sodium)-Drug Study

Phenobarbital Barbital, Luminal, Solfoton Phenobarbital Sodium Luminal Sodium Classifications:central nervous system agent; anticonvulsant; sedative-hypnotic; barbiturate Pregnancy Category:  D Availability   15 mg, 16 mg, 16.2 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 90...
oxytocin

Oxytocin

Generic Name:Oxytocin Brand Name: Pitocin, Syntocinon Classification: Uterine-active agents Availability   5 units;10 units/mL injection in 1ml ampule,vial or syringe in compatible IV solution. Action As for endogenous oxytocin,but with...
Lithium-Carbonate

Drug Study:Lithium Carbonate(Eskalith)

      Generic name:Lithium Carbonate(li´thee-um) Brand Name:Eskalith, Eskalith CR, Lithane, Lithobid, Lithonate, Lithotabs Classifications:central nervous system agent; psychotherapeutic agent; antimanic Pregnancy Category:D   Availability 150 mg, 300 mg, 600 mg capsules;  300...
Sodium-Bicarbonate

Sodium Bicarbonate(NAHCO3) Drug Study

Generic Name:Sodium Bicarbonate Brand Name:Sodium Bicarbonate Classifications:gastrointestinal agent; antacid; fluid and electrolyte balance agent Pregnancy Category:C Availability 325 mg, 520 mg, 650 mg tablets;  4.2%, 5%, 7.5%, 8.4% injection Actions Short-acting,...
vitamin-k--drug-study

Vitamin K (Neonatal) Drug Study

Generic Name:Vitamin K(Pytonadione) Brand name:Aqua-Mephyton Classification:fat-soluble vitamins,Antifibrinolytic Agents Action Phytonadione is used in prophylaxis and treatment of hemorrhagic disease of the newborn. It promotes liver formation of the...
Ativan

Ativan Drug Study

Generic Name:Lorazepam(lor-a´ze-pam) Brand Name:Ativan Classifications:central nervous system agent; anxiolytic; sedative-hypnotic; benzodiazepine Pregnancy Category:D Availability: 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg tablets;  2 mg/mL oral solution;  2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL...
Diphenhydramine-(Benadryl)-Drug-Study

Diphenhydramine (Benadryl) Drug Study

Diphenhydramine is a common antihistamine used by the general public to treat allergies. Generic Name: Diphenhydramine hydrochloride Brand Name: Benadryl Classification: Antihistamine, second generation, ethanolamine Uses: ...