Miscellaneous


Alfuzosin (February 27, 2013)

Class: Other Generic Name: Alfuzosin Trade Names: Uroxatral® How is this drug used? Uroxatral is used to treat the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Uroxatral is a type of drug... Continue Reading

Tamsulosin (February 27, 2013)

Class: Other Generic Name: Tamsulosin Trade Names: Flomax® How is this drug used? Flomax is used to treat the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Flomax is a type of drug known as... Continue Reading

Tadalafil (February 27, 2013)

Class: Other Generic Name: Tadalafil Trade Names: Cialis® How is this drug used? Cialis is used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) and/or the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). What... Continue Reading

Vardenafil (February 27, 2013)

Class: Other Generic Name: Vardenafil Trade Names: Levitra®, Staxyn® How is this drug used? Vardenafil is used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). What is the mechanism of action? Vardenafil treats (but... Continue Reading

Sildenafil (February 27, 2013)

Class: Other Generic Name: Sildenafil Trade Names: Viagra® How is this drug used? Viagra is used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. Erectile dysfunction (ED) involves difficulty getting or keeping... Continue Reading

sunitinib malate (October 20, 2010)
Sutent® (October 19, 2010)

Class: Targeted therapy Generic Name: Sunitinib malate (soo-NI-too-nib MA-late) Trade Name: Sutent® For what conditions is this drug used? Sunitinib malate is FDA approved for the treatment of gastrointestinal... Continue Reading

Vectibix® (October 19, 2010)

Class: Targeted Therapy Generic Name: Panitumumab Trade Name: Vectibix® For which conditions is this drug approved? Vectibix is indicated for the treatment of patients with wild-type KRAS (exon 2 in codons... Continue Reading

Panitumumab (October 19, 2010)

Class: Targeted Therapy Generic Name: Panitumumab Trade Name: Vectibix® For which conditions is this drug approved? Vectibix is indicated for the treatment of patients with wild-type KRAS (exon 2 in codons... Continue Reading

Nexavar® (October 18, 2010)

Class: Targeted Therapy Generic Name: Sorafenib Trade Name: Nexavar® How is this drug used? Nexavar is FDA approved for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (kidney cancer) as well as for the... Continue Reading

porfimer sodium (October 18, 2010)
Porfimer (October 18, 2010)
Photofrin® (October 18, 2010)
octreotide acetate (October 18, 2010)
Sandostatin® (October 18, 2010)
Octreotide (October 18, 2010)
sorafenib (October 18, 2010)

Class: Targeted Therapy Generic Name: Sorafenib (Sora-FEN-ib) Trade Name: Nexavar® How is this drug used? Nexavar® is FDA approved for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC). It is important... Continue Reading

Nexavar® (October 18, 2010)

Class: Targeted Therapy Generic Name: Sorafenib Trade Name: Nexavar® How is this drug used? Nexavar is FDA approved for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (kidney cancer) as well as for the... Continue Reading

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