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Long-acting plasma-bound sulfonamide used for respiratory and urinary tract infections and also for malaria.
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Withdrawn
Matched Categories: … combinations of sulfonamides …
Quinethazone, marketed as Hydromox, is a thiazide diuretic indicated for hypertension. Patients may experience adverse reactions such as dizziness, dry mouth, nausea, and hypokalemia.
Approved
Matched Categories: … combinations of sulfonamides …
Corifollitropin alfa, also known as Elonva is used in women undergoing fertility treatment to stimulate the development of more than one mature egg (oocyte) at a time in the ovaries. This drug used together with a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist, a type of medicine also used in fertility treatments. Elonva...
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … risk of ovarian hyperstimulation in the high responder study group of women [L2276], [A32526]. ... effectiveness of this drug, however, warns at the same time against the possibility of an increased ... In July 2014, Merck announced the receipt of a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. …
Matched Categories: … Sex Hormones and Modulators of the Genital System …
Alfacalcidol, or 1-alpha-hydroxycholecalciferol or 1-alpha-hydroxyvitamin D3, is a non-endogenous analogue of vitamin D. It plays an essential function in calcium homeostasis and bone metabolism. Alfacaldisol is activated by the enzyme 25-hydroxylase in the liver to mediate its effects in the body, or most importantly, the kidneys and bones. The pharmacological...
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Nutraceutical
Matched Description: … mechanism regulates the final activation step of vitamin D in the kidneys. ... Alfacalcidol, or 1-alpha-hydroxycholecalciferol or 1-alpha-hydroxyvitamin D3, is a non-endogenous analogue of ... The pharmacological actions of alfacalcidol are prolonged than vitamin D because a negative feedback …
Matched Categories: … Drugs for Treatment of Bone Diseases …
Denosumab is a novel, fully human IgG2 monoclonal antibody specific to receptor activator of nuclear factor kappa-B ligand (RANKL), suppresses bone resorption markers in patients with a variety of metastatic tumors and is being investigated in multiple clinical trials for the prevention and treatment of bone metastases. Chemically, it consists...
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Matched Description: … Each light chain consists of 215 amino acids. ... Chemically, it consists of 2 heavy and 2 light chains. ... Each heavy chain consists of 448 amino acids with 4 intramolecular disulfides. …
Matched Categories: … Drugs for Treatment of Bone Diseases …
A second-line antitubercular agent that inhibits mycolic acid synthesis. It also may be used for treatment of leprosy. (From Smith and Reynard, Textbook of Pharmacology, 1992, p868)
Approved
Matched Description: … It also may be used for treatment of leprosy. ... (From Smith and Reynard, Textbook of Pharmacology, 1992, p868) …
Matched Categories: … Drugs for Treatment of Tuberculosis …
Sulfathiazole is a short-acting sulfa drug. It used to be a common oral and topical antimicrobial until less toxic alternatives were discovered. It is still occasionally used, sometimes in combination with sulfabenzamide and sulfacetamide.
Approved
Vet approved
Matched Categories: … combinations of sulfonamides …
Flutemetamol (18F) is a PET scanning radiopharmaceutical containing the radionuclide fluorine-18. It is indicated for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of the brain to estimate β amyloid neuritic plaque density in adult patients with cognitive impairment who are being evaluated for Alzheimer's disease (AD) or other causes of cognitive decline.
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … It is indicated for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of the brain to estimate β amyloid neuritic ... patients with cognitive impairment who are being evaluated for Alzheimer's disease (AD) or other causes of
Matched Categories: … Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals …
Ioxaglic acid is marketed as Hexabrix. This drug is an ionic tri-iodinated benzoate used as a low-osmolality contrast agent during diagnostic imaging procedures. Like other organic iodine compounds, ioxaglic acid blocks x-rays and is opaque in its appearance on x-ray film, improving the visualization of important structures and organs during...
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … ioxaglic acid blocks x-rays and is opaque in its appearance on x-ray film, improving the visualization of
Matched Categories: … Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals …
Metrizoic acid is a molecule used as a contrast medium. It present a higher risk of allergic reactions due to its high osmolality. Its approval has been discontinued by the FDA. One study in 1976 demonstrated that metrizoic acid, when used for cardiac angiography, was well tolerated. A total of...
Approved
Matched Description: … Seven cases of ventricular fibrillation, and 5 of significant bradycardia/asystole, were associated with ... It present a higher risk of allergic reactions due to its high osmolality. ... With two exceptions, all complications occurred during injection of the right coronary artery. …
Matched Categories: … Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals …
Quinupramine has been approved in France under the brand name Kinupril, as an antidepressant .
Approved
Matched Categories: … Serotonergic Drugs Shown to Increase Risk of Serotonin Syndrome …
Pivmecillinam is a mecillinam prodrug, a pivaloyloxymethyl ester of amdinocillin that is well absorbed orally, but broken down to amdinocillin in the intestinal mucosa. It is active against gram-negative organisms and used as for amdinocillin. [PubChem]
Approved
Matched Description: … Pivmecillinam is a mecillinam prodrug, a pivaloyloxymethyl ester of amdinocillin that is well absorbed …
Matched Categories: … combinations of penicillins …
A tetracyclic compound with antidepressant effects. Mianserin was previously available internationally, however in most markets it has been phased out in favour of mirtazapine.
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … was previously available internationally, however in most markets it has been phased out in favour of
Matched Categories: … Combined Inhibitors of Serotonin/Norepinephrine Reuptake ... Serotonergic Drugs Shown to Increase Risk of Serotonin Syndrome …
Tioconazole is an imidazole antifungal used to treat fungal and yeast infections. Topical formulations are used for ringworm, jock itch, athlete's foot, and tinea versicolor or "sun fungus". Tioconazole interacts with 14-alpha demethylase, a cytochrome P-450 enzyme that converts lanosterol to ergosterol, an essential component of the yeast membrane. In...
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Matched Description: … demethylase, a cytochrome P-450 enzyme that converts lanosterol to ergosterol, an essential component of
Matched Categories: … combinations of imidazole derivatives ... Metabolic Side Effects of Drugs and Substances …
Chloroprocaine hydrochloride is a local anesthetic given by injection during surgical procedures and labor and delivery. Chloroprocaine, like other local anesthetics, blocks the generation and the conduction of nerve impulses, presumably by increasing the threshold for electrical excitation in the nerve, by slowing the propagation of the nerve impulse and...
Approved
Matched Description: … the nerve impulse and by reducing the rate of rise of the action potential. ... Chloroprocaine, like other local anesthetics, blocks the generation and the conduction of nerve impulses ... presumably by increasing the threshold for electrical excitation in the nerve, by slowing the propagation of
Matched Categories: … Esters of Aminobenzoic Acid …
Long acting sulfonamide used in leprosy, urinary, and respiratory tract infections.
Approved
Matched Categories: … combinations of sulfonamides …
Bictegravir is a recently approved investigational drug that has been used in trials studying the treatment of HIV-1 and HIV-2 infection. It has been approved for HIV-1 monotherapy combined with 2 other antiretrovirals in a single tablet.
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … Bictegravir is a recently approved investigational drug that has been used in trials studying the treatment of
Matched Categories: … Antivirals used in combination for the treatment of HIV infections …
Synthetic guanethidine derivative that locates phaeochromocytomas and neuroblastomas. The radioisotope used can either be iodine-123 for imaging or iodine-131 for destruction of tissues that metabolize noradrenaline. Iodine 123 is a cyclotron-produced radionuclide that decays to Te 123 by electron capture. Images are produced by a I123 MIBG scintigraphy. FDA approved...
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … The radioisotope used can either be iodine-123 for imaging or iodine-131 for destruction of tissues that …
Matched Categories: … Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals …
Dibenzepin is approved for use in Europe.
Approved
Matched Categories: … Serotonergic Drugs Shown to Increase Risk of Serotonin Syndrome …
Hyaluronic acid (HA) is an anionic, nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan found in connective, epithelial, and neural tissues; it was first isolated in 1934. Karl Meyer and John Palmer obtained glycosaminoglycan (GAG) from the bovine eye, giving it the name “hyaluronic acid”. HA is involved in many important physiological processes, including but not...
Approved
Vet approved
Matched Description: … the appearance of wrinkles and aging-related skin imperfections. ... [A230133] Several preparations of hyaluronic acid have been approved by the FDA and are available in ... A popular use of hyaluronic acid in recent years is cosmetic injection due to its ability to minimize …
Matched Categories: … Preparations for Treatment of Wounds and Ulcers …
Gadobenic acid (in the form of gadobenate dimeglumine) is an MRI contrast agent used primarily for MR imaging of the liver. It can also be used for visualizing the CNS and heart. In contrast to conventional extracellular fluid contrast agents, gadobenate dimeglumine is characterized by a weak and transient binding...
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … imaging of the liver. ... increased signal intensity over that of other agents. ... Gadobenic acid (in the form of gadobenate dimeglumine) is an MRI contrast agent used primarily for MR …
Matched Categories: … Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals …
Benzylpenicilloyl polylysine is used as a skin-testing reagent to detect immunoglobulin E antibodies in people with a history of penicillin allergy. The quantitation of in vitro IgE antibodies to the benzylpenicilloyl determinant is a useful tool for evaluating allergic subjects.
Approved
Matched Description: … The quantitation of in vitro IgE antibodies to the benzylpenicilloyl determinant is a useful tool for ... polylysine is used as a skin-testing reagent to detect immunoglobulin E antibodies in people with a history of
Matched Categories: … combinations of penicillins …
Dyphylline is a theophylline derivative with broncho- and vasodilator properties. It is typically used in the management of asthma, cardiac dyspnea, and bronchitis.
Approved
Matched Description: … It is typically used in the management of asthma, cardiac dyspnea, and bronchitis. …
Matched Categories: … combinations of xanthines …
A vesicant and necrotizing irritant destructive to mucous membranes, mechlorethamine is an alkylating drug. It was formerly used as a war gas. The hydrochloride is used as an antineoplastic in Hodgkin's disease and lymphomas. It causes severe gastrointestinal and bone marrow damage. The FDA granted marketing approval for the orphan...
Approved
Investigational
Matched Description: … Each tube of Valchlor contains 0.016% of mechlorethamine which is equivalent to 0.02% mechlorethamine ... approval for the orphan drug Valchlor (mechlorethamine) gel on August 23, 2013 for the topical treatment of
Matched Categories: … Weapons of Mass Destruction …
Ombitasvir is a direct acting antiviral medication used as part of combination therapy to treat chronic Hepatitis C, an infectious liver disease caused by infection with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV). HCV is a single-stranded RNA virus that is categorized into nine distinct genotypes, with genotype 1 being the most common...
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Investigational
Matched Description: … class of DAAs [A19593]. ... The barrier for develoment of resistance to NS5A inhibitors is lower than that of NS5B inhibitors, another ... Lack of significant side effects and short duration of therapy is a considerable advantage over older …
Matched Categories: … Antivirals for treatment of HCV infections …
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