Amrinone (INN) or inamrinone (USAN, changed in 2000 to prevent confusion with amiodarone, trade name Inocor, is a type 3 pyridine phosphodiesterase inhibitor...
Anastrozole (INN, trade name Arimidex, AstraZeneca) is a drug used to treat breast cancer after surgery and for metastases in post-menopausal women.
Aprotinin, also known as bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor, BPTI (Trasylol, Bayer) is a protein, that is used as medication administered by injection to..
Aripiprazole (ay-ri-PIP-ray-zole) (marketed as Abilify, Abilify Discmelt; also known as BMS 337039, OPC-14597, and APZ) was approved by the Food and Drug Administration..
Arteether is a fast acting blood schizonticide specifically indicated for the treatment of chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria and cerebral malaria cases. It is..
Artemether (INN) is an antimalarial for the treatment of multi-drug resistant strains of falciparum malaria. It is combined with Lumefantrine and sold by..
Artesunate (INN) is part of the artemisinin group of drugs that treat malaria. It is a semi-synthetic derivative of artemisinin that is water-soluble..
Asparaginase (EC 18.104.22.168) is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of asparagine to aspartic acid. It is marketed under the brand name Elspar,..
Aspirin (USAN), also known as acetylsalicylic acid is a salicylate drug, often used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as..
Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and..
Aspirin, an antithrombotic agent, is widely used in the prophylaxis of angina and myocardial infarction. Aspirin induces a long-lasting functional defect in platelets,..
Astemizole (marketed under the brand name Hismanal) is a second generation antihistamine drug which has a long duration of action. Astemizole was discovered..
Atenolol is a selective β1 receptor antagonist, a drug belonging to the group of β-blockers, a class of drugs used primarily in Cardiovascular..
Atenolol is a cardioselective beta blocker. Amlodipine is a dihydropyridine calcium-channel blocker that blocks the transmembrane influx of calcium ions into vascular smooth..
Atenolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins).
Azelaic acid, a naturally-occurring acid, is prescribed for the reduction of acne and blackhead formation. Azelaic acid topical can kill acne and rosacea..
Anakinra is an interleukin-1 (IL-1) receptor antagonist. Anakinra blocks the biologic activity of naturally occurring IL-1, including inflammation and cartilage degradation associated with..
Aprepitant is an antiemetic chemical compound that belongs to a class of drugs called substance P antagonists (SPA). It mediates its effect by..
This combination drug is used as dyslipidaemic agents..
Amlodipine; Belongs to the class of selective dihydropyridine derivative calcium-channel blockers with mainly vascular effects. Used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.