mavyret

Mavyret is more commonly known by patients with its generic name of Glecaprevir-Pibrentasvir. There are two generic names because it is a combination of the two components. The medicine is used for the treatment of a chronic type of hepatitis C. This is a viral liver infection. The two active ingredients work hand in hand…

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Zoladex has the generic name of goserelin. It is an injectable. It is mainly used to treat prostate cancer for men and some types of breast cancers or some disorder of the uterus among women. Women are also prescribed this medicine to help thin the uterus lining to prepare for a medical procedure that can…

keytruda

Keytruda is popularly known by its generic name pembrolizumab. The medicine is used to treat cancer. Like any other cancer medicine, it works by stopping the spread and growth of cancer cells in the body. This is used for the treatment of: * Melanoma or advanced skin cancer that already spread in the different body…

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ACAJUTLA, El Salvador (July 31, 2007) - Lt. Megan Zeller, an intensive care unit nurse, checks the vital signs of patient, while he recovers after surgery aboard the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20). Comfort is on a four-month humanitarian deployment to Latin America and the Caribbean providing medical care for patients in a dozen countries. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kelly E. Barnes (RELEASED)

The brand name of Thalomid is thalidomide. The way this medicine works can affect the immune system of a person. To help slow the growth of a tumor, it works by promoting immune responses. Together with another drug known as dexamethasone, Thalomid is used for multiple myeloma treatment or bone marrow cancer. It is also…

ninlaro

The generic name of the medicine Ninlaro is ixazomib. It is used for cancer patients. It works by interfering with the spread and growth of cancer cells within the body. The drug is specifically for bone marrow cancer or multiple myeloma. This is used in combination with chemotherapy drugs lenalidomide and dexamethasone. The combination treatment…

efudex

The drug efudex is used for precancerous skin issues treatment. The skin problem is called actinic keratosis. The generic name is fluorouracil. It is a medication that belongs to anti-metabolites. The drug works by impeding the abnormal cells growth which causes the skin ailment. Using Efudex The medication needs to be used as per the…

sancuso-patch

The patch called sancuso is a medication used to prevent some side effects of chemotherapy drugs like vomiting and nausea. It works by blocking the serotonin, one of the body’s substances produced naturally which can cause vomiting. Ways of usage It is best to carefully read the instruction listed on the leaflet given by the…

zepatier

The combination of grazoprevir and elbasvir made up the drug known as Zepatier. The two components are classified as antiviral medicines which can help in preventing HCV or hepatitis C to spread throughout the body. Zepatier is given by doctors to help treat adults with genotype 1 or 4 chronic hepatitis C. This can also…

avastin

The generic name for the drug Avastin is bevacizumab. It is used for some types of cancer like colon, lungs, kidney, cervix, fallopian tube and rectum. It works by impeding the spread and growth of cancer cells in the body. This is also used to treat cancers of internal organs of the abdomen (membrane lining)….

The generic name of Zytiga is abiraterone. It works by minimizing the production of androgen in the body. Androgens are hormones of men which is responsible for tumor growth of the prostate gland. This drug is used to treat prostate cancer along with prednisone if the cancer cells have already spread to the different body…

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