Famciclovir is a guanine analogue antiviral drug used for the treatment of various herpes virus infections, most commonly for herpes zoster (shingles). It..
Famotidine is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits stomach acid production, and it is commonly used in the treatment of peptic ulcer disease..
Felodipine is a calcium channel blocker (calcium antagonist), a drug used to control hypertension (high blood pressure). It is marketed with the brand..
Fosinopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor used for the treatment of hypertension and some types of chronic heart failure. Fosinopril is..
Fenofibrate is a drug of the fibrate class. Fenofibrate was discovered by Groupe Fournier SA, before it was acquired in 2005 by Solvay..
Fenoverine is an antispasmodic drug..
Fentanyl, brand names including Actiq, Duragesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Sublimaze and Instanyl is a synthetic primary μ-opioid agonist commonly used to treat chronic breakthrough..
Flunarizine (brand name Sibelium) is a drug classified as a calcium channel blocker. Flunarizine is a selective calcium entry blocker with calmodulin binding..
Ferrous fumarate, is the iron (II) salt of fumaric acid, occurring as a reddish-orange powder, used to supplement iron intake. It has chemical..
Fexofenadine (Allegra, Telfast, Fastofen, Tilfur) is an antihistamine drug used in the treatment of hayfever and similar allergy symptoms. It was developed as..
Filgrastim is a granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) analog used to stimulate the proliferation and differentiation of granulocytes. It is produced by recombinant DNA..
Finasteride is a synthetic antiandrogen that acts by inhibiting type II 5-alpha reductase, the enzyme that converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). It is..
Flavoxate is an anticholinergic with antimuscarinic effects. Its muscle relaxant properties may be due to a direct action on the smooth muscle rather..
Fluconazole is a triazole antifungal drug used in the treatment and prevention of superficial and systemic fungal infections. In a bulk powder form,..
Flunisolide (marketed as AeroBid, Nasalide, Nasarel) is a corticosteroid often prescribed as treatment for allergic rhinitis.
The principal mechanism of action of..
Fluorometholone is a corticosteroid, most often used after laser-based refractive surgery. It is marketed under the brand names FML (Allergan) and Flarex (Alcon).
Fluorouracil (5-FU or f5U) (Adrucil, Efudex, Fluoroplex) is a pyrimidine analog, which is used as a drug in the treatment of cancer. It..
Fluoxetine (trade name Prozac) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. Fluoxetine is approved for the treatment of major..
Fluocinolone acetonide is a corticosteroid primarily used in dermatology to reduce skin inflammation and relieve itching. It is a synthetic hydrocortisone derivative. The..
Flupentixol or flupenthixol, marketed as Depixol and Fluanxol, is a typical antipsychotic drug. It is a thioxanthene, and therefore closely related to the..