Dexamethasone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. Dexamethasone is indicated for replacement therapy in secondary adrenal insufficiency arising from insufficient corticotrophin secretion. It is not indicated for primary adrenal insufficiency states, such as Addisons disease or after adrenalectomy. In such cases hydrocortisone and fludrocortisone in combination is more appropriate.View Details
GUTRON is used to treat the symptoms of idiopathic orthostatic hypotension found in Bradbury-Eggleston or Shy-Drager syndromes. Idiopathic orthostatic hypotension is a fall in blood pressure that occurs upon rising abruptly to an upright position although it may also occur following a period of prolonged standing.View Details
OX-PAM contains the active ingredient oxazepam.
OX-PAM belongs to a group of medicines called benzodiazepines. It is recommended that treatment with benzodiazapines should be short term in order to prevent dependency on this medicine.View Details
NITRADOS contains the active ingredient nitrazepam. NITRADOS belongs to a group of medicines called benzodiazepines. It is recommended that treatment with benzodiazapines should be short term in order to prevent dependency on this medicine.View Details
Lithium Carbonate is used to both treat and prevent:
- mania - a mental illness characterised by abnormal excitability and instability
- depression - a mental illness characterised by feelings of severe sadness and unworthiness
- manic depression - a mental illness which alternates between attacks of mania and depression
DICLAX SR tablets contain the active ingredient diclofenac.
Diclofenac belongs to a family of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). These medicines relieve the symptoms of pain and inflammation. They do not cure your condition.View Details
Hydrocortisone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids.
DP Lotion-HC 1% is used as an aid to relieve the symptoms of inflammation such as redness, swelling and itching due to skin disorders.View Details
Doxy tablets contain doxycycline, a broad spectrum antibiotic. This means it can be used to treat a wide range of infections. Doxycycline belongs to a class of medicines called tetracyclines. These medicines work by stopping the growth of bacteria which cause infection. They also work against parasites.View Details
Estelle-35 ED is used to treat women who suffer from conditions arising from increased secretion of or increased response to androgen (male) hormones. Such conditions include acne, or moderately increased growth of facial and body hair (hirsutism).View Details
FLUCLOXIN contains flucloxacillin, an antibiotic belonging to a group of medicines called penicillin. This medicine works by killing the bacteria, which cause infection.View Details
IBIAMOX contains amoxicillin, an antibiotic belonging to a group of medicines called penicillins. This medicine works by killing the bacteria that cause infection.View Details
LOVIR tablets contain the active ingredient aciclovir.
Aciclovir belongs to a group of medicines called "anti-virals". LOVIR works by stopping the herpes virus being able to reproduce. The length and severity of an outbreak of herpes is therefore reduced. Long term use of LOVIR can reduce the number of herpes outbreaks in people who experience this condition often. LOVIR does not get rid of the herpes virus from your body.View Details
The name of your medicine is SOLOX. It contains the active ingredient lansoprazole. SOLOX belongs to a group of medicines called proton pump inhibitors (PPI's). SOLOX works by decreasing the amount of acid the stomach produces, to give relief from symptoms and allow healing to occur.View Details
The name of your medicine is PROTOS. The medicine contains the active ingredient strontium ranelate. PROTOS does not contain any hormones.
You may be prescribed PROTOS for osteoporosis.View Details
CLOPINE tablets and suspension belong to the group of medicines known as antipsychotics. This group of medicines is mainly used in the treatment of schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a mental illness with disturbances in thinking, feelings and behaviour.View Details
MELOREX is used to treat the symptoms of:
- rheumatoid arthritis
Both diseases mainly affect the joints causing pain and swelling. MELOREX can relieve symptoms such as pain and inflammation (swelling, redness and soreness), however, it will not cure your condition.View Details