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PT 202 DRUG FINAL

BRAND GENERICCLASSIFICATIONGENERAL USE
Maxalt rizatriptan Migraine agent (5-HT Receptor Antagonist) used to treat migraine headaches
Intuniv guanfacine nonstimulant ADHD agent used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children
Arimidex anastrozole SERM used to treat breast cancer in postmenopausal women
Amitiza lubiprostone chloride channel activator used to treat chronic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome in women with constipation
Transderm-Scop scopolamine anticholinergic used to prevent nausea and vomiting
Nuvigil armodafinil stimulant treat excessive sleepiness caused by sleep apnea, narcolpesy, or shift work sleep disorder
Dilantin phenytoin anticonvulsant used to control seizures
Vagifem estradiol hormone used to treat local symptoms of menopause
Cordarone amiodarone antiarrhythmic used to treat ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation
Bumex bumetanide loop diuretic treat fluid retention (edema)
Claforan cefotaxime cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacteria infections
Dobutrex dobutamine adrenergic agonist treatment of patients with cardiac decompensation
Cerebyx fosphenytoin anticonvulsant used to prevent or control seizures
Carimune/ Gammagard/ Privigen immune globulin immune globulin treat primary immune deficiency, and to reduce the risk of infection in individuals with poorly functioning immune systems
Merrem meropenem antibiotic treat severe infections of the skin or stomach
Narcan naloxone anitdote used to reverse the effects of narcotic drugs used during surgery or to treat pain
Epipen epinephrine adrenergic agonist treat severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) to insect tings or bites, foods, drugs, and other allergens
Lovenox enoxaparine anticoagulant treat or prevent a type of blood clot called deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which can lead to blood clots in the lungs (pulmonary embolism).
Maxipime cefepime antibacterial cephalosporin treats bacterial infections
Cubicin daptomycin antibacterial agent treats bacterial infections of the skin
Foscavir foscarnet antiviral treats viral infections
Primaxin imipenem/cilastatin antibacterial carbenem used to treat or prevent infections that are caused by bacteria
Osmitrol mannitol diuretic treats acute kidney failure and is used to reduce swelling
Nafcil/Nallpen/Unipen Nafcillin antibacterial Penicillin antibiotic treats bacterial infections caused by staphylococcus bacteria(staphy infection)
Luminal phenobarbita anticonvulsant treats or prevents seizures
Tygacil tigecycline antibacterial tetracycline treats bacterial infection of the skin and digestive system
Acetadote acetylcysteine antidote used in the treatment of acetaminophen overdose
Azactam aztreonam antibacterial agent treats severe bacterial infections of the urinary tract, lower respiratory system, skin, stomach, and other body systems
Efudex 5- Fluorouracil Antimetabolite Used to treat carcinomas of breast, colon, rectum, pancreas, and stomach
Gleevec imatinib Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Used to treat gastric stomal cell tumor
Oncovin vincristine Vinca Alkaloid Used to treat neuroblastoma
Temodar temozolomide Alkylating Agent Used to treat malignant glioblastoma
Adriamycin doxorubicin Anthracyclines Used to treat Acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Cytoxan cyclophosphamide Alkylating Agent Used to treat Hodgkin and non- Hodgkins lymphoma
Gemzar gemcitabine antimetabolite Used to treat metastatic breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, bladder cancer,cervical cancer
Vepesid etoposide Topoisomarase inhibitor Used to treat ovarian cancer, testicular cancer, small cell lung cancer
Velcade bortezomib Antineoplastic used to treat multiple myeloma, mantle cell lymphoma
Nolvadex tamoxifen Antiestrogen Used to treat breast cancer
Viread tenofovir antiretroviral/ nucleoside used to treat HIV infection, chronic Hepatitis B
Ziagen abacavir antiretroviral/ nucleoside used to treat HIV infection, chronic Hepatitis B
Sustiva efavirenz antiretroviral/ non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor used to treat hIV infection
Norvir Ritonavir antiretroviral/ protease inhibitor used to "boost" other protease inhibitors
Kaletra lopinavir/ ritonavir antiretroviral/ protease inhibitor used to treat HIV infection
Prezista darunavir antiretroviral/ protease inhibitor used to treat HIV infection
Isentress raltegravir antretroviral/ integrase inhibitor used to treat HIV infection
Reyataz atazanvir antiretroviral/ protease inhibitor used to treat HIV infection
Epivir lamivudine antiretroviral/ nucleoside used to treat HIV infection, chronic Hepatitis B
Claforan cefotaxime cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacteria infections
Caduet amlodipine/atorvistatin HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors used to treat hypertension or angina and reduces the levels of "bad" cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides in the blood
Ortho Evra ethinyl estradiol/ norelgestromin contraceptive patch used as a contraceptive to prevent pregnancy
Created by: GreenHazel