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Generic Daklinza is an antiviral medicine that precludes hepatitis C virus (HCV) to spread out in your body. It is used to cure genotype 3 chronic hepatitis C in mature patients without cirrhosis. This medicine is taken with another antiviral drug named sofosbuvir.
Roflumilast reduces inflammation in the lungs that leads to COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). Roflumilast is used to prevent worsening of symptoms in people with severe COPD. Roflumilast is not a bronchodilator and will not treat a bronchospasm attack that has already begun.
Generic Danocrine affects the ovaries and pituitary gland and prevents the release of certain hormones in the body. It is used to treat endometriosis and fibrocystic breast disease. It is also used to prevent attacks of angioedema in people with an inherited form of this disorder.
Generic DDAVP is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the pituitary gland. This hormone is important for many functions including blood flow, blood pressure, kidney function, and regulating how the body uses water. Generic DDAVP is used to treat bed-wetting, central cranial diabetes insipidus, and increased thirst and urination caused by head surgery or head trauma.
Valporic acid syrup is used to treat seizure disorders, mental/mood conditions (such as manic phase of bipolar disorder), and to prevent migraine headaches. It works by restoring the balance of certain natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain.
Desonate is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Desonate topical (for the skin) is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Diacerein is a symptomatic slow-acting drug in osteoarthritis with anti-inflammatory, anti-catabolic and pro-anabolic properties on cartilage and synovial membrane. It has also recently been shown to have protective effects against subchondral bone remodeling.
Diane 35 tablets are used to treat women with severe signs of androgenisation (overproduction of androgen), that can produce conditions like hirsutism (unwanted hair) and androgenic alopecia (hair loss) both caused by excess androgen production. These conditions are often accompanied by acne, inflammation and seborrhoea (greasy skin from too much sebum). Diane 35 tablets reduce the symptoms of androgen-dependent conditions where oral antibiotic or local treatment alone has not been successful. Diane 35 tablets can also be used for oral contraception at the same time as they are being used to treat androgen-dependent conditions, however, they should not be used for contraception alone. Diane 35 tablets can be used for the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome, which is also caused by excess androgen and is usually accompanied by acne and hirsutism.
Dicaris® Adult is a synthetic antihelminthic belonging to the class of imidazothiazole derivatives, possessing potent immunomodulatory activity, which contains 150mg of Levamisole. It has been extensively used in dermatology practice for the management of various dermatoses ranging from infections such as warts and leprosy to inflammatory dermatoses such as lichen planus and Behcet's disease.
Dicaris® Children - anti-helminthic tablets, containing 50 mg of Levamisole. This antiparasitic medication works by suppressing the enzyme activity in the worm's muscle, causing its paralysis and death. This treats the infection.
Diclegis is a delayed-release tablet containing a combination of doxylamine and pyridoxine. Doxylamine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Pyridoxine is a form of vitamin B (B6). Diclegis is used to treat nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, sometimes called morning sickness.
Generic Diprolene is a steroid. Betamethasone as an active ingredient, prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Betamethasone topical (for the skin) is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, or allergic reactions.
Dosulepin belongs to a group of medicines called antidepressants. Dosulepin is used to treat depression and can also help reduce feelings of anxiety. This medicine will only be used when other medicines have been found to be unsuitable.
Generic Droxia is used for treating skin cancer, cancer of the ovary or chronic myelocytic leukemia that is recurrent, has spread or cannot be helped with surgery. It may also be used with radiation to control skin cancers of the head and neck.
Dymista nasal is a combined medicine used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal allergies. Azelastine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Fluticasone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.