Aggrenox - the combined antiplatelet agent. There are two active ingredients - acetilsalicylic acid and dipiridamol. Action of such combination is caused by different biochemical mechanisms. Aggrenox is prescribed for secondary prevention of ischemic stroke which proceeds as thrombosis. Medicine is also effective for prevention of transitory ischaemic attack.
Aldactone, which is spironolactone - is a competitive antagonist of aldosteron. In disteel kidney tubules increases removal of sodium and water, reduces - potassium. Lowers arterial pressure. It is prescribed at hyperaldosteronism, diagnostics of hyperaldosteronism, adenoma of adrenal glands, producing aldosterone; edema syndrome at chronic heart failure, cirrhosis, nephrotic syndrome, nephropathy of pregnant women; arterial hypertension, hypokalaemia, as additional medicine at malignant hypertension, hypokalaemia, prevention of hypokalaemia at patients with cardiac glycoside.
Antabuse - the medicine for treatment of alcoholism. The effect of medicine is implemented due to blockade of acetaldehydehydrogenaz which takes part in ethanol metabolism in consequence of which rises the level of acetaldehyde which causes a number of negative symptoms (including hot flashes, hyperemia of face, vomiting, tachycardia and increase in pressure). These effects arising after alcohol intake lead to development of cause-effect relations and rejections of alcohol intake. Thus, the patient has a conditioned-reflex disgust for a smell and taste of alcohol.
Aricept, which is donepezil - is prescribed at dementia which occured due to Alzheimer disease (mild and moderate severity) at adults, including elderly people (symptomatic treatment). Medicine works through inhibition in acetylcholinesterase of brain.
An oxyuricide drug. It increases permeability of membranes of cells of helminths for Ca2+, it causes the generalized reduction of muscles passing into the persistent paralysis leading to death of helminths. Indications field: trematodoza; paragonimiasis; fascioliasis; giant intestinal fluke infection; snail fever intestinal; snail fever urinogenital; cestodiasis; cysticercosis; neurocysticercosis.
Cordarone - antiarrhytmic drug of III class (repolarization inhibitor). Possesses also anti-anginal, coronarodilator, alpha and beta, adrenoceptor blocking and hypotensive action. The anti-anginal effect of Cordarone is caused by coronarodilator and anti-adrenergic action, reduction of need of a myocardium for oxygen.
Cytoxan antineoplastic medicine of alkylating action, it has also immunodepressive effect. It is taken for treatment of small-celled lung cancer, ovarian cancer, cancer of a neck and uterus, cancer of bladder, prostate cancer, blastoma and leucosis.
Depakote - antiepileptic medicine, has the central myorelaxation and sedative effect. It is taken for treatment of epilepsy of various genesis, at epileptic seizures, febrile spasms at children, and character changes caused by epilepsy.
Detrol is taken in case of bladder hyperactivity, shown by frequent imperative desires to urination or urine incontience. Reduces contractile function of bladder and reduces salivation. Causes incomplete bladder emptying, increases quantity of a residual urine and reduces detruzor pressure.
Diamox weak diuretic which is taken at edematous syndrome, craniocereberal hypertensia, glaucoma, epilepsy and mountain disease. Inhibits carbonic anhydrase in a proximal gyrose tubule of nephron, increases removal with urine Na+, K+, hydrocarbonate, does not influence Cl- egestion, alkalinizes urine.
Dilantin - antiepileptic drug without the expressed somnolent effect; it has membrane stabilizing, antiarrhytmic and hypotensive effect. It is taken if it is diagnosed activated epilepsy, supraventricular and ventricular disturbances of a heart rhythm caused by intoxication cardiac glycosides.
Dramamine is an antihistamine drug that reduces the effect of the natural chemical histamine in the body. Dramamine is used to treat or prevent the occurrence of nausea, vomiting, and dizziness associated with motion sickness.
Eldepryl - antiparkinsonian agent. The MAO-B selective inhibitor, participating in dopamine metabolism, etc. catecholamines. Dopamine metabolism, the return capture oppresses at the level of presynaptic nerves, promoting thereby increase in its concentration in kernels of extrapyramidal system, etc. parts of a brain.
Enalapril is prescribed at various forms of arterial hypertension, including renovascular hypertensia, and also as a part of a combination therapy of chronic heart failure. Enalapril - anti-hypertensive drug, the mechanism of its action is connected with reduction of education from angiotensin I of angiotensin II which decrease leads to direct reduction of release of Aldosteronum.
Enalapril is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor (or ACE inhibitor); administered in hypertensive pediatric patients (from 1 month old and above), adults and elderly patients for treatment
Epitol - mood stabilizing agent and antiepileptic medicine. It is effective for treatment of epilepsy (excepting petit mal), maniacal conditions, prevention of maniac-depressive frustration, alcoholic abstinence, neuralgia of trigeminal and glossopalatine nerves, diabetic neuropathy.