Category : Allergy | Asthma sprays and inhalers

Brand Flonase

Flonase is used for treatment of allergic and non-allergic nasal symptoms including congestion, sneezing, itching, and runny nose.

Active Ingredients: Fluticasone Propionate

Flonase Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand FML Forte

FML Forte is used for treating inflammation (swelling, warmth, redness, pain) of the eyes and eyelids.

Active Ingredients: Fluorometholone

FML Forte Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Phenergan

Phenergan is used to prevent motion sickness, nausea or vomiting, itching associated with allergies or for sedation.

Active Ingredients: Promethazine

Phenergan Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Zyrtec

Zyrtec is an antihistamine. Antihistamines prevent sneezing, runny nose, itching and watering of the eyes, and other allergic symptoms. Zyrtec is used to treat allergies, hives (urticaria), and other allergic inflammatory conditions.

Active Ingredients: Cetirizine

Zyrtec Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Astelin

Astelin Spray is used for treating allergy symptoms such as sneezing and itchy, runny nose. It is also used to treat symptoms of nasal passage inflammation such as runny nose, stuffy nose, and postnasal drip. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Azelastine

Astelin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Decadron

Decadron is used for treating certain conditions associated with decreased adrenal gland function. It is also used to treat severe inflammation due to certain conditions, including severe asthma, severe allergies, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, certain blood disorders, lupus, multiple sclerosis, and certain eye and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Dexamethasone

Decadron Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Medrol

Medrol is used for treating severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, certain blood disorders, and skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Prednisolone

Medrol Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Proventil

Proventil is used to treat people with asthma and other chest illnesses. It is particularly prescribed to relieve asthma symptoms, and to prevent asthma symptoms brought on by exercise or other triggers.

Active Ingredients: Salbutamol

Proventil Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Deltasone

Prednisone is used in the management of inflammatory conditions or diseases in which the immune system plays an important role. Since prednisone is used in so many conditions, only the most common or established uses are mentioned here. Prednisone most often is used for treating several types of arthritis, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, systemic lupus, allergic reactions, asthma and severe psoriasis. It also is used for treating leukemias, lymphomas, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and autoimmune hemolytic anemia. Corticosteroids, including prednisone, are commonly used to suppress the immune system and prevent the body from rejecting transplanted organs. Prednisone is used as replacement therapy in patients whose adrenal glands are unable to produce sufficient amounts of cortisol.

Active Ingredients: Prednisone

Deltasone Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Allegra

Allegra is indicated for the relief of symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and children 6 years of age and older. Symptoms treated effectively were sneezing, rhinorrhea, itchy nose/palate/throat, itchy/watery/red eyes.

Active Ingredients: Fexofenadine

Allegra Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Aristocort

Aristocort (Triamcinolone) is used for treating a variety of medical conditions, including but not limited to, insufficiency of the adrenal cortex, inflammatory disorders, allergic disorders, and connective tissue disorders. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Triamcinolone

Aristocort Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Claritin

Claritin is an antihistamine that relieves the sneezing, runny nose, stuffiness, itching, and tearing eyes, caused by hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies. It also relieves the swollen, red, itchy patches of skin caused by hives.

Active Ingredients: Loratadine

Claritin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Quibron-T

This medicine is a bronchodilator used to treat the symptoms of asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Theophylline

Quibron-T Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Entocort

Entocort inhalation is used to prevent asthma attacks. It will not treat an asthma attack that has already begun.

Active Ingredients: Budesonide

Entocort Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Pulmicort

This is an anti-inflammatory medication (corticosteroid) used in the prevention of asthma. It is not used to relieve an asthma attack. If an asthma attack occurs, use other medication as prescribed.

Active Ingredients: Budesonide

Pulmicort Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Foradil

Foradil Aerolizer is used for long-term treatment of asthma. It may be used to prevent breathing problems in certain patients, including patients with nighttime asthma, or breathing problems caused by exercise.

It may be used for long-term treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Formoterol

Foradil Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Rhinocort

Rhinocort is used for long-term treatment of asthma. It may be used to prevent breathing problems in certain patients. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Budesonide

Rhinocort Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Clarinex

Clarinex is used for treating the symptoms of allergic conditions (eg, watery eyes, runny nose, itching eyes, sneezing, hives). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Desloratadine

Clarinex Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Zaditor

Zaditor is used to treat itching of the eyes caused by allergy to dust, pollen, animals, or other allergens.

Active Ingredients: Ketotifen

Zaditor Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Singulair

Montelukast is used for the treatment of asthma and seasonal allergic rhinitis. Montelukast begins working after 3 to 14 days of therapy. Therefore, it should not be used for the treatment of an acute asthmatic attack.

Active Ingredients: Montelukast

Singulair Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Alavert

Alavert is used for relieving symptoms of seasonal allergies such as runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; or itching of the nose and throat. It may also be used for other conditions determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Loratadine

Alavert Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Beconase AQ

Beconase AQ is used to prevent asthma attacks.

Active Ingredients: Beclomethasone

Beconase AQ Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Flovent

Flovent Spray is used for treatment of allergic and non-allergic nasal symptoms including congestion, sneezing, itching, and runny nose.

Active Ingredients: Fluticasone Propionate

Flovent Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Periactin

Periactin is used to treat sneezing; runny nose; itching, watery eyes; hives; rashes; itching; and other symptoms of allergies and the common cold.

Active Ingredients: Cyproheptadine

Periactin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Ventolin

Ventolin is used to treat people with asthma and other chest illnesses. It is particularly prescribed to relieve asthma symptoms, and to prevent asthma symptoms brought on by exercise or other triggers.

Active Ingredients: Salbutamol

Ventolin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Serevent

Serevent is used for long-term treatment of asthma. It may be used to prevent breathing problems in certain patients, including patients with night-time asthma, or breathing problems caused by exercise.

Active Ingredients: Salmeterol

Serevent Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Benadryl

Benadryl is used for preventing or treating symptoms of hay fever and other upper respiratory allergies or the common cold, such as runny nose, sneezing, itching of the nose and throat, and itchy, watery eyes, and relieving cough.

It may also relieve itching of the skin and allergic skin reactions. It is also used to treat and prevent motion sickness. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Diphenhydramine

Benadryl Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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