Paclitaxel is a mitotic inhibitor used in cancer chemotherapy. It was discovered in a National Cancer Institute program at the Research Triangle Institute..
Palonosetron is a 5-HT3 antagonist used in the prevention and treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). It is the most effective of..
Pamidronic acid or pamidronate disodium, pamidronate disodium pentahydrate is a nitrogen containing bisphosphonate, used to prevent osteoporosis. It is marketed by Novartis under..
Pancuronium is a chemical compound, used in medicine as the bromide salt pancuronium bromide. It has the brand name Pavulon (Organon International). It..
Pantoprazole (Sold as Pantotab; Pantopan; Protium; Protonix; Pantozol; Pantor; Pantoloc; Astropan; Controloc; Pantecta; Inipomp; Somac; Ulcepraz; Pantodac) is a proton pump inhibitor drug used for..
Parecoxib is a water soluble and injectable prodrug of valdecoxib. It is marketed as Dynastat in the European Union. Parecoxib is a COX2..
Parnaparin is an antithrombotic in the heparin group...
Paroxetine (trade names Seroxat, Paxil) is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. Paroxetine is used to treat major depression, obsessive-compulsive, panic, social..
Pefloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent used to treat severe and life threatening bacterial infections. Pefloxacin is commonly referred to as a fluoroquinolone..
Penfluridol (Semap, Micefal) is a highly potent, first generation diphenylbutylpiperidine antipsychotic. Related to other diphenylbutylpiperidine antipsychotics, pimozide and fluspirilene, penfluridol has an extremely..
Penicillamine is a pharmaceutical of the chelator class. It is sold under the trade names of Cuprimine and Depen. The pharmaceutical form is..
Pentaerythrityl tetranitrate exerts a vasodilating effect through release of nitric oxide causing stimulation of guanylate cyclase in the vascular smooth muscle cells thus..
Pentazocine is a synthetically-prepared prototypical mixed agonist-antagonist narcotic (opioid analgesic) drug of the benzomorphan class of opioids used to treat mild to moderately..
Pentoxifylline by Aventis under the brand name Trental. Its chemical name is 1-(5-oxohexyl)-3, 7-dimethylxanthine. Pentoxifylline is a xanthine derivative. Other brand names include..
Perindopril (trade names Coversyl, Aceon) is a long-acting ACE inhibitor. It is used for patients with stable coronary artery disease to reduce the..
Permethrin is a common synthetic chemical, widely used as an insecticide, acaricide, and insect repellent. It belongs to the family of synthetic chemicals..
Phenazopyridine is a chemical which, when secreted into the urine, has a local analgesic effect. It is often used to alleviate the pain,..
Pheniramine is an antihistamine combination. It works by blocking the action of histamine, which helps reduce symptoms such as watery eyes and sneezing.
Phenobarbital, a barbiturate, is used to control epilepsy (seizures) and as a sedative to relieve anxiety. It is also used for short-term treatment..
Phentermine, a stimulant, is prescribed for the treatment of obesity in individuals with high risk factor of elevated blood pressure, diabetes, age and..