• About Janumet

    Janumet

    (3.6 / 5)
    In patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, the drug is used to improve glycemic control. Sitagliptin can be used alone or in combination with other oral antidiabetics (metformin, sulfonylureas, glitazones). What is the purpose of this ingredient? Promote insulin secretion Increase glucose uptake into the tissue Restrict liver glucose production … Read more..
  • About Herceptin

    Herceptin

    (3.4 / 5)
    Trastuzumab is a cancer treatment for breast cancer and is used differently in different degrees of disease. What is the purpose of this ingredient? specifically bind to the cancer cell trait HER2 Stop cancer cells from growing This is how Trastuzumab works Below you will learn more about the fields … Read more..
  • About Modafinil

    Modafinil

    (3.6 / 5)
    Modafinil is used in adults with exceptional and extreme drowsiness associated with sudden sleep bouts that make life difficult and dangerous (narcolepsy). Such sleep attacks can go along with, but also without muscle relaxation. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Promote alertness Increase activity Strengthen Attention This is how … Read more..
  • About Remicade

    Remicade

    (3.1 / 5)
    Infliximab is used in patients with inflammatory rheumatic diseases whose inflammations have responded inadequately to conventional treatments. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Inhibit inflammation Reduce rheumatic complaints Prevent joint damage Improve mobility Reduce symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease such as Crohn's disease and prevent complications This is how … Read more..
  • About Clopidogrel

    Clopidogrel

    (3.2 / 5)
    Clopidogrel is used in adult patients in whom a reduction in blood coagulation (colloquially: "dilution of the blood") is desired. As a result, the substance is used within the first 35 days days after a heart attack in the period of one week to a maximum of six months after … Read more..
  • About Buscopan

    Buscopan

    (2.9 / 5)
    Butylscopolamine is used in convulsions of the stomach, intestines, biliary tract, urinary tract and uterus. In intestinal disorders, the drug helps especially in convulsive abdominal pain and irritable bowel syndrome. Doctors also use butylscopolamine in gastric and colonoscopy to facilitate the examination. Furthermore, the drug is used to facilitate the … Read more..
  • About Tambocor

    Tambocor

    (3 / 5)
    Flecainide is prescribed for certain forms of cardiac arrhythmia, the so-called supraventricular tachyarrhythmias, when, in the opinion of the physician, these are life-threatening. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Lower high heart rate slow irregular heartbeat Treat cardiac arrhythmias This is how Flecainid works Below you will learn more … Read more..
  • About Avonex

    Avonex

    (3.4 / 5)
    The active substance interferon beta-1a is used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis to reduce the frequency and severity of disease relapses. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Reduce the frequency of relapses in multiple sclerosis Reduce the severity of relapses in multiple sclerosis Prevent multiple thrombosis in … Read more..
  • About Carvedilol

    Carvedilol

    (3.2 / 5)
    Carvedilol is used in low doses (less than 25 milligrams) for moderate to severe myocardial insufficiency, in combination with standard therapy (with ACE inhibitors and dehydrating agents with or without cardiac glycosides) to reduce the burden on the heart. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Normalize elevated blood pressure … Read more..
  • About Naproxen

    Naproxen

    (3.1 / 5)
    Naproxen is used primarily for mild to moderately severe pain, inflammation and fever. These can be cycle disorders and complaints such as menstrual pain, arthritis pain, fibromyalgia, gout or inflammatory rheumatic diseases. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Relieve pain (mild to moderate) Lower fever Inhibit inflammation relieve menstrual … Read more..
  • About Alprazolam

    Alprazolam

    (3.4 / 5)
    Alprazolam is used in particular in anxiety with marked hyperexcitability (nervousness). Only the symptoms are treated, not the cause of the disease. Alprazolam should only be used if the anxiety disorder is severe or disabling and if the patient suffers from extreme discomfort due to the disorder. What is the … Read more..
  • About Cefaclor

    Cefaclor

    (3.1 / 5)
    Cefaclor is used to treat both acute and chronic infections. These include upper and lower respiratory tract infections, ear nose and throat infections such as otitis media, sinusitis, tonsillitis and throat infections. Cefaclor can also be used for kidney inflammation, inflammation of the urinary tract (urinary tract infections, cystitis), skin … Read more..
  • About Fentanyl

    Fentanyl

    (3.1 / 5)
    The active ingredient Fentanyl is used to relieve severe to very severe permanent pain. For this purpose, the pain patient is prescribed a patch that releases the active ingredient evenly over several days. Especially in cancer patients with cancer fentanyl is used in the form of these plasters for the … Read more..
  • About Propofol

    Propofol

    (3.3 / 5)
    Propofol is used as a short-acting substance in general anesthesia. It is used to initiate and maintain the mindset and sedation of patients undergoing intensive ventilation or undergoing special examinations or operations. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Align brain cells in the cerebral cortex hinder communication between brain … Read more..
  • About Tamsulosin

    Tamsulosin

    (3.4 / 5)
    Tamsulosin is used to treat benign prostate enlargement to relieve the symptoms of urinary drainage. These symptoms include difficult and frequent nocturnal urination. If the prostate is already greatly enlarged, it can even lead to urinary incontinence. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Improve urine drainage Reduce urethral narrowing … Read more..
  • About Sumatriptan

    Sumatriptan

    (3.7 / 5)
    Sumatriptan is used for headache during a migraine attack. As an injection solution, it is also effective in cluster headache. This form of headache is severe to very severe and typically occurs in closely circumscribed areas of the skull. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Narrow blood vessels in … Read more..
  • About Doxycycline

    Doxycycline

    (2.8 / 5)
    Doxycycline is effective against a variety of bacterial agents. It can therefore be used in many bacteria-related infections and associated inflammation. These include, for example: acute relapses of chronic bronchitis sinusitis middle ear infections pneumonia urinary tract infections prostatitis syphilis Cholera biliary infections acne tick-transmitted diseases Eye infections caused by … Read more..
  • About Concerta

    Concerta

    (3 / 5)
    The drug methylphenidate is used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which is referred to as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children over the age of six years. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Attention Deficit Disorder in children with ADHD Treat obsessive sleep problems in adults This is … Read more..
  • About Ramipril

    Ramipril

    (3.5 / 5)
    Ramipril is used at High blood pressure to lower blood pressure Blockages of blood vessels (in the coronary vessels, in the brain or the legs), also as a result of diabetes and additional risk factors such as lack of exercise, obesity and smoking. It serves here to prevent deterioration of … Read more..
  • About Ritalin

    Ritalin

    (3.1 / 5)
    The drug methylphenidate is used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which is referred to as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children over the age of six years. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Attention Deficit Disorder in children with ADHD Treat obsessive sleep problems in adults This is … Read more..
  • About Diazepam

    Diazepam

    (3 / 5)
    Diazepam is used in acute and chronic tension and agitation (nervousness) and anxiety disorders. Diazepam can not be used to treat the root causes of such disorders, but only to alleviate the symptoms. Diazepam is also injected in acute and very severe states of anxiety, excitement, tension and restlessness such … Read more..
  • About Symbicort

    Symbicort

    (3.1 / 5)
    Budesonide has anti-inflammatory and therefore decongestant on the mucous membranes of the bronchi. Therefore, it is used as an inhalant aerosol, especially for long-term therapy in bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases such as COPD. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Treat complaints of respiratory diseases … Read more..
  • About Gabapentin

    Gabapentin

    (3.1 / 5)
    Gabapentin is used in adults and children over the age of twelve, who suffer from epilepsy that affects only part of the brain, that is, has a so-called focal origin (also called focal seizures). Seizures that spread from one point in the brain ("focus") to the entire brain later (so-called … Read more..
  • About Metoprolol

    Metoprolol

    (3.2 / 5)
    Metoprolol is used in the treatment of hypertension, which has no organic causes (essential hypertension), and cardiovascular problems. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Lower blood pressure for high blood pressure relieve the heart after heart attack Prevent migraine attacks by relieving the heart from heart attacks widen the … Read more..
  • About Doxepin

    Doxepin

    (3.3 / 5)
    Doxepin is used to treat depression and anxiety disorders. It suppresses restlessness, helps with sleep disorders and functional (not physical) organ disorders. It is also used in alcohol and drug withdrawal to suppress mild withdrawal symptoms. What is the purpose of this ingredient? relieve depression Release fear Reduce withdrawal symptoms … Read more..
  • About Clarithromycin

    Clarithromycin

    (3.3 / 5)
    Clarithromycin is used in bacterial infections by bacteria susceptible to clarithromycin, including streptococci. These include bacterial inflammations of the respiratory tract and the ear, nose and throat, such as: Bronchial infections such as acute bronchitis and chronic bronchitis pneumonia sinusitis and runny nose Oral and pharyngeal infections. Tonsillitis. Clarithromycin is … Read more..
  • About Bisoprolol

    Bisoprolol

    (3.4 / 5)
    Bisoprolol is used in the treatment of hypertension, which has no organic causes (essential hypertension), and in cardiovascular disorders. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Lower blood pressure for high blood pressure Lower heart rate Treat heart failure Treat circulatory disorders of coronary arteries in coronary heart disease treat … Read more..
  • About Lumigan

    Lumigan

    (3 / 5)
    Bimatoprost is used to lower the elevated intraocular pressure in adults. An increase in the intraocular pressure occurs, for example, when the channel through which the eye fluid drains is misplaced. This is the case for example with the Green Star (here with the special form of the chronic open … Read more..
  • About Lyrica

    Lyrica

    (3.5 / 5)
    Pregabalin has three applications. First, it is used against neurological (neuropathic) pain in adults. Such pain occurs, for example, as a late consequence of diabetes ( type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus), after a nerve inflammation caused by herpes viruses and after spinal cord injuries. What is the purpose … Read more..
  • About Lorazepam

    Lorazepam

    (3.1 / 5)
    Lorazepam is used for the short-term treatment of acute and chronic anxiety disorders and nervousness associated with psychosis and depression. However, lorazepam is only used if the symptoms can not be sufficiently controlled with the commonly used antidepressants or neuroleptics. Lorazepam can treat only the symptoms here, not the causes … Read more..
  • About Azithromycin

    Azithromycin

    (3.1 / 5)
    Azithromycin is used to treat upper and lower respiratory tract infections. These include sinusitis, pharyngitis and tonsillitis as well as infections of the bronchi and pneumonia. As an infusion into the vein, it is effective in the latter even in Legionnaire's disease. In addition, it is used for middle ear … Read more..
  • About Amoxicillin

    Amoxicillin

    (3.4 / 5)
    Amoxicillin is used to treat acute and chronic infections caused by bacteria that are sensitive to amoxicillin. These include Ear, nose and throat diseases such as otitis media, sinusitis, tonsillitis, Eye infections by bacteria, Upper and lower respiratory tract infections such as pneumonia or whooping cough, Sepsis (blood poisoning), Meningitis … Read more..
  • About Mirena

    Mirena

    (4.1 / 5)
    Levonorgestrel is used to prevent pregnancy ("pill", "contraceptive pill"). The active substance is particularly suitable for women who do not want to use estrogen-progestagen combinations for contraception or who are not allowed to take estrogens due to illness. Since the active ingredient does not affect milk production, it can also … Read more..
  • About Actonel

    Actonel

    (2.9 / 5)
    Risedronic acid is suitable for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and for the treatment of the bone disease Paget's disease. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Treat and prevent osteoporosis slow down increased bone remodeling Increase bone density Inhibit activity of bone-degrading cells This is how Risedronic … Read more..
  • About Norvasc

    Norvasc

    (3.6 / 5)
    Amlodipine is used in the treatment of high blood pressure, which has no organic causes (essential hypertension). What is the purpose of this ingredient? dilate blood vessels Improve blood supply to the heart itself Lower high blood pressure This is how Amlodipine works Below you will learn more about the … Read more..
  • About Inderal

    Inderal

    (2.7 / 5)
    Propranolol lowers blood pressure in high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Slow heartbeat Lower blood pressure To mitigate the effects of hyperthyroidism on the heart Reduce tremors without known cause Prevent migraine attacks Relieve anxiety Prevent recurrent heart attacks This is how … Read more..
  • About Azulfidine

    Azulfidine

    (3.3 / 5)
    Sulfasalazine is used in inflammatory bowel disease to relieve inflammation. Sulfasalazine is particularly suitable for the treatment of ulcerative colitis. The active substance is used both in acute episodes of disease and in long-term treatment. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Relieve inflammation in the intestine Relieve pain and … Read more..
  • About Entocort

    Entocort

    (2.6 / 5)
    Budesonide has anti-inflammatory and therefore decongestant on the mucous membranes of the bronchi. Therefore, it is used as an inhalant aerosol, especially for long-term therapy in bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases such as COPD. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Treat complaints of respiratory diseases … Read more..
  • About Propranolol

    Propranolol

    (2.5 / 5)
    Propranolol lowers blood pressure in high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Slow heartbeat Lower blood pressure To mitigate the effects of hyperthyroidism on the heart Reduce tremors without known cause Prevent migraine attacks Relieve anxiety Prevent recurrent heart attacks This is how … Read more..
  • About Doxazosin

    Doxazosin

    (3.4 / 5)
    Doxazosin is used in the treatment of benign prostate enlargement to relieve the symptoms of urinary drainage disorder. These symptoms include difficult and frequent nocturnal urination. If the prostate is already greatly enlarged, it can even lead to urinary incontinence. What is the purpose of this ingredient? Improve urine drainage … Read more..
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