New Additions to Drugs.com for 2004
We update the Drugs.com database on a regular cycle. The following new drug information was added in 2004:
Jan 1, 2004 - (antihemophilic factor (factor VIII) injection) Treatment for Hemophilia A
Jan 1, 2004 - (pemetrexed injection) Treatment for Mesothelioma
Jan 1, 2004 - (nitazoxanide) Treatment for Diarrhea
Jan 1, 2004 - (insulinglulisine) Treatment for Diabetes Mellitus
Jan 1, 2004 - (apomorphine) Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease
Jan 1, 2004 - (bevacizumab) Treatment for Cancers of the Colon andRectum
Jan 1, 2004 - (amlodipineand atorvastatin) Treatment for High Blood Pressure or Angina(chest pain) that occurs together with elevated levels ofcholesterol or triglycerides.
Jan 1, 2004 - (acamprosate) Treatment for Alcohol Dependence
Jan 1, 2004 - (estradiol and levonorgestrel topical patches) Treatment for Hot Flashes or hot flushes (feelings of warmth in the face, neck and chest, or sudden intensespells of heat and sweating) associated with menopause.
Jan 1, 2004 - (clofarabine) Treatment for Leukemia in Children
Jan 1, 2004 - (chlorpheniramine and codeine) Treatment for Nasal Congestion and Coughs
Jan 1, 2004 - (oxycodone and ibuprofen) Treatment for Moderate to Severe Pain
Jan 1, 2004 - (duloxetine) Treatment for Depression / Diabetic PeripheralNeuropathy
Jan 1, 2004 - (darifenacin) Treatment for Overactive Bladder
Jan 1, 2004 - (abacavirand lamivudine) Treatment for Human Immunodeficiency Virus(HIV)
Jan 1, 2004 - (cetuximab) Treatment for Cancers of the Colon andRectum
Jan 1, 2004 - (sertaconazole topical) Treatment for Fungal Infections of the skin suchas athlete’s foot.
Jan 1, 2004 - (clozapine) Treatment for Schizophrenia symptoms includinghallucinations, delusions, and confusion.
Jan 1, 2004 - (metformin) Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes
Jan 1, 2004 - (lanthanum carbonate) Treatment for Hyperphosphataemia in ESRDPatients
Jan 1, 2004 - (telithromycin) Treatment for Bacterial Infections in the lungsand sinuses
Jan 1, 2004 - Lunesta (eszopiclone) is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic agent indicated for the treatment of insomnia.
Jan 1, 2004 - (lutropinalfa) Treatment for Infertility
Jan 1, 2004 - (mycophenolic acid) Treatment for Organ Transplant Rejection usuallyused in combination with cyclosporine and a steroidmedication.
Jan 1, 2004 - (hyaluronan) Treatment for Osteoarthritis of the kneejoint
Jan 1, 2004 - (lansoprazole and naproxen) Treatment for Reducing the risk of Stomach Ulcersin patients with a history of stomach ulcers who require the use ofnaproxen for the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis,or ankylosing spondylitis.
Jan 1, 2004 - (metforminoral solution) Treatment for Non-insulin-dependent DiabetesMellitus (NIDDM or Type II diabetes).
Jan 1, 2004 - (risperidone injection) Treatment for Schizophrenia and mania associatedwith bipolar disorder.
Jan 1, 2004 - (trospium chloride) Treatment for Overactive Bladder
Jan 1, 2004 - (cinacalcet) Treatment for Elevated levels of ParathyroidHormone in people with chronic renal disease who are ondialysis
Jan 1, 2004 - Spiriva (tiotropium bromide) is an anticholinergic indicated for the long-term, once-daily, maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Jan 1, 2004 - (fluoxetine and olanzapine) Treatment for Depression associated with bipolardisorder.
Jan 1, 2004 - (palivizumab) Treatment for Prevention of serious lower respiratorytract disease caused by respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)in pediatric patients at high risk of RSV disease
Jan 1, 2004 - (erlotinib) Treatment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer(NSCLC)
Jan 1, 2004 - (tinidazole) Treatment for Infections
Jan 1, 2004 - Truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) is used for the treatment of HIV-1 infection, and for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV-1 in people at high risk.
Jan 1, 2004 - (natalizumab) Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis
Jan 1, 2004 - (solifenacin) Treatment for Overactive Bladder
Jan 1, 2004 - (azacitidine) Treatment for Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Jan 1, 2004 - (ezetimibe and simvastatin) Treatment for High Cholesterol
Jan 1, 2004 - (rifaximin) Treatment for Diarrhea
Jan 1, 2004 - (omeprazole) Treatment for Heartburn/GERD, Erosive Esophagitis,Duodenal Ulcers
Jan 1, 2004 - (ziconotide) Treatment for Severe Chronic Pain
Jan 1, 2004 - (somatropin injection) Treatment for Short Bowel Syndrome