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 Nabumetone
Nabumetone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug[1] (NSAID), the only 1-naphthaleneacetic acid derivative. Nabumetone has been developed by Beecham. It is available under numerous brand names, such as Relafen, Relifex, and Gambaran. Contents 1 Introduction 2 Uses 3 Side effects 4 Assay of nabumetone 5 References Introduction Nabumetone is a non acidic NSAID that is rapidly metabolized in the liver to a major active metabolite, 6-methoxy-2-naphthyl acetic acid. As found with pr...
 Nadroparin
Nadroparin is a form of low molecular weight heparin sold by Aspen Pharmacare under the trade name Fraxiparine.[1] References ^ GSK PRODUCT MONOGRAPH; http://www.gsk.ca/english/docs-pdf/Fraxiparine_2011.pdf External links http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/drugdictionary.aspx?CdrID=483128 http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-information/DR600971 Shafiq N, Malhotra S, Pandhi P, Sharma N, Bhalla A, Grover A (2006). "A randomized controlled clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy, safety,...
 Nafarelin
Nafarelin is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRH agonist). Its proposed mechanism of action is the desensitization of pituitary GnRH receptors leading to a decrease in gonadotropin release, and ovarian hormone serum concentrations similar to those achieved in postmenopausal women. it decreases pituitary secretion of the gonadotropins luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). Nafarelin may be used in the treatment of estrogen-dependent conditions (such as endo...
 Nafcillin
Nafcillin sodium is a narrow-spectrum[1] beta-lactam antibiotic[2] of the penicillin class. As a beta-lactamase-resistant penicillin, it is used to treat infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria, in particular, species of staphylococci that are resistant to other penicillins. Nafcillin is considered therapeutically equivalent to oxacillin, although its safety profile is somewhat different.[3] Contents 1 Indications 2 Side-effects 3 Interactions 4 References Indications Nafcilli...
 Naftifine
Naftifine (brand name Naftin) is an allylamine antifungal drug for the topical treatment of tinea pedis, tinea cruris, and tinea corporis (fungal infections). Its precise mechanism of action is unknown, but may involve selectively blocking sterol biosynthesis via inhibition of the squalene 2,3-epoxidase enzyme.[1][2] The half-life is approximately 2–3 days.[2] The metabolites are excreted in the urine and feces.[3] References ^ Robertson Dirk B, Maibach Howard I, "Chapter 61. Dermato...
 Naftin Naftifine
Naftifine (brand name Naftin) is an allylamine antifungal drug for the topical treatment of tinea pedis, tinea cruris, and tinea corporis (fungal infections). Its precise mechanism of action is unknown, but may involve selectively blocking sterol biosynthesis via inhibition of the squalene 2,3-epoxidase enzyme.[1][2] The half-life is approximately 2–3 days.[2] The metabolites are excreted in the urine and feces.[3] References ^ Robertson Dirk B, Maibach Howard I, "Chapter 61. Dermato...
 Nalbuphine
Nalbuphine is a semi-synthetic opioid used commercially as an analgesic under a variety of trade names, including Nubain and Manfine. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Overdose 3 Side effects 4 History and control status 5 Clinical pharmacology 5.1 Activity profile 6 Marketing 7 Synthesis 8 See also 9 Notes 10 References 11 External links Medical uses Nalbuphine is indicated for the relief of moderate to severe pain. It can also be used as a supplement to balanced anesthesia, for preop...
 Naldecon Chlorpheniramine + Phenylephrine + Phenylpropanolamine + Phenyltoloxamine
Chlorphenamine (INN), chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN) or piriton (trade name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorphenamine maleate (Chlorphen-12[1]), is a first-generation alkylamine antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. Its sedative effects are relatively weak compared to other first-generation antihistamines. Chlorphenamine is one of the most commonly used antihistamines in small-animal veterinary practice. Althou...
 Naldecon Pediatric Chlorpheniramine + Phenylephrine + Phenylpropanolamine + Phenyltoloxamine
Chlorphenamine (INN), chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN) or piriton (trade name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorphenamine maleate (Chlorphen-12[1]), is a first-generation alkylamine antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. Its sedative effects are relatively weak compared to other first-generation antihistamines. Chlorphenamine is one of the most commonly used antihistamines in small-animal veterinary practice. Althou...
 Naldecon Senior DX Dextromethorphan + Guaifenesin
Guaifenesin INN /wafnsn/ or guaiphenesin (former BAN), also glyceryl guaiacolate,[2] is an expectorant drug sold over the counter and usually taken orally to assist the bringing up (expectoration) of phlegm from the airways in acute respiratory tract infections. Contents 1 History 2 Availability 3 Medical uses 3.1 Cough 3.2 Other uses 4 Mechanism of action 5 Side-effects 6 Veterinary use 7 See also 8 References 9 External links History Similar medicines derived from the guaiac ...
 Nalfon Fenoprofen
Fenoprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. Fenoprofen calcium is used for symptomatic relief for rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and mild to moderate pain. Fenoprofen is marketed in the USA as Nalfon. Contents 1 Pharmacology 2 Contraindications 3 Drug interactions 4 Laboratory test interactions 5 Brand names 6 References 7 External links Pharmacology Decreases inflammation, pain, and fever, probably through inhibition of cyclooxygenase activity and prostaglandin s...
 Nalmefene
Nalmefene (trade name Selincro), originally known as nalmetrene, is an opioid receptor antagonist developed in the early 1970s,[1] used primarily in the management of alcohol dependence. It has also been investigated for the treatment of other addictions such as pathological gambling[2] Nalmefene is an opiate derivative similar in both structure and activity to the opioid antagonist naltrexone. Advantages of nalmefene relative to naltrexone include longer half-life, greater oral bioavailabili...
 Naloxone
Naloxone, also known as Narcan among other names, is a medication used to reverse the effects of opioids especially in overdose.[1] Naloxone may be combined within the same pill as an opioid to decrease the risk of misuse. When given intravenously it works within two minutes and when injected into a muscle it works within five minutes.[1] The medication may also be used in the nose.[2] The effects of naloxone last about half an hour to an hour.[3] Multiple doses may be required as the duratio...
 Nalphen Pediatric Chlorpheniramine + Phenylephrine + Phenylpropanolamine + Phenyltoloxamine
Chlorphenamine (INN), chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN) or piriton (trade name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorphenamine maleate (Chlorphen-12[1]), is a first-generation alkylamine antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. Its sedative effects are relatively weak compared to other first-generation antihistamines. Chlorphenamine is one of the most commonly used antihistamines in small-animal veterinary practice. Althou...
 Nalspan Chlorpheniramine + Phenylephrine + Phenylpropanolamine + Phenyltoloxamine
Chlorphenamine (INN), chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN) or piriton (trade name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorphenamine maleate (Chlorphen-12[1]), is a first-generation alkylamine antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. Its sedative effects are relatively weak compared to other first-generation antihistamines. Chlorphenamine is one of the most commonly used antihistamines in small-animal veterinary practice. Althou...
 Nalspan Pediatric Chlorpheniramine + Phenylephrine + Phenylpropanolamine + Phenyltoloxamine
Chlorphenamine (INN), chlorpheniramine (USAN, former BAN) or piriton (trade name), commonly marketed in the form of chlorphenamine maleate (Chlorphen-12[1]), is a first-generation alkylamine antihistamine used in the prevention of the symptoms of allergic conditions such as rhinitis and urticaria. Its sedative effects are relatively weak compared to other first-generation antihistamines. Chlorphenamine is one of the most commonly used antihistamines in small-animal veterinary practice. Althou...
 Nalspan SR Phenylephrine
Phenylephrine is a selective α1-adrenergic receptor agonist of the phenethylamine class used primarily as a decongestant, as an agent to dilate the pupil, and to increase blood pressure. Phenylephrine is marketed as an alternative for the decongestant pseudoephedrine, though clinical studies show phenylephrine to be no more effective than placebo.[1][2] Phenylephrine can also cause a decrease in heart rate through reflex bradycardia.[3] Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Decongestant 1....
 Naltrexone
Naltrexone reverses the effects of opioids and is used primarily in the management of alcohol dependence and opioid dependence.[1] It is marketed as its hydrochloride salt, naltrexone hydrochloride, under the trade names Revia and Depade. A once-monthly extended-release injectable formulation is marketed under the trade name Vivitrol. The closely related medication methylnaltrexone is used to treat opioid induced constipation. Naltrexone should not be confused with naloxone nor nalorphine, wh...
 Namenda Memantine
Memantine is the first in a novel class of Alzheimer's disease medications acting on the glutamatergic system by blocking NMDA receptors. It was first synthesized by Eli Lilly and Company in 1968. Memantine is marketed under the brands Axura and Akatinol by Merz, Namenda by Forest, Ebixa and Abixa by Lundbeck and Mimetix by Abbott in Latin America, as well as in various generic formulations. Memantine has been shown to have a modest effect in moderate-to-severe Alzheimer's disease[1] and in d...
 Namenda Xr Memantine Hydrochloride
Memantine is the first in a novel class of Alzheimer's disease medications acting on the glutamatergic system by blocking NMDA receptors. It was first synthesized by Eli Lilly and Company in 1968. Memantine is marketed under the brands Axura and Akatinol by Merz, Namenda by Forest, Ebixa and Abixa by Lundbeck and Mimetix by Abbott in Latin America, as well as in various generic formulations. Memantine has been shown to have a modest effect in moderate-to-severe Alzheimer's disease[1] and in d...


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