Category : Pain relievers | Muscle Relaxers

Brand Imitrex

Imitrex is used to treat migraine headaches.

Active Ingredients: Sumatriptan

Imitrex Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Ismo

Ismo is used to prevent angina (chest pain) caused by heart disease.

Active Ingredients: Isosorbide Mononitrate

Ismo Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Mestinon

Mestinon is used for treating myasthenia gravis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Pyridostigmine

Mestinon Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Celebrex

Celecoxib is used for the relief of pain, fever, swelling, and tenderness caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. Celecoxib does not prevent the progression of either type of arthritis. It reduces only the symptoms and signs of arthritis. Celecoxib has been approved for patients with familial FAP who have not had their colons removed. Celebrex also is approved for the relief of acute pain and the pain of menstrual cramps (primary dysmenorrhea).

Active Ingredients: Celecoxib

Celebrex Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Indocin

Indocin is used for treating moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. It is used to treat gout or certain types of bursitis and tendonitis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Indomethacin

Indocin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Motrin

Motrin Tablets are used for relief of the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Take this medicine for the relief of mild to moderate pain. Your doctor may prescribe Motrin for the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea.

Active Ingredients: Ibuprofen

Motrin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Maxalt

Maxalt is used for treating acute migraine headache with or without aura (flashing lights, wavy lines, dark spots) in adults. It should not be used to prevent migraines or cluster headaches.

Active Ingredients: Rizatriptan

Maxalt Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Soma

Soma is a muscle relaxant used to relieve the pain and stiffness of muscle spasms and discomfort due to strain and sprain.

Active Ingredients: Carisoprodol

Soma Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Pyridium

Pyridium is used for relieving pain, burning, urgency, frequent urination, and discomfort caused by irritation of the lower urinary tract. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Phenazopyridine

Pyridium Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Robaxin

Robaxin is used for relieving muscle pain and discomfort caused by sprains and strains. It is used in combination with rest and physical therapy.

Active Ingredients: Methocarbamol

Robaxin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Benemid

Benemid is used in the treatment of chronic gout or gouty arthritis. These conditions are caused by too much uric acid in the blood.

Active Ingredients: Probenecid

Benemid Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Relafen

Relafen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), is used to treat the pain and swelling associated with arthritis.

Active Ingredients: Nabumetone

Relafen Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Tegretol

Tegretol is used for controlling certain types of epileptic seizures. It is also used to treat severe pain of the jaw or cheek caused by a facial nerve problem (trigeminal neuralgia). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Carbamazepine

Tegretol 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 Anacin

Anacin is used for treating pain including, headache, muscle aches, sprains, tooth extraction and toothache, menstrual cramps, arthritis and rheumatism, and pain and fever of the common cold. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Acetaminophen

Anacin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Artane

Artane alters unusual nerve impulses and relaxes stiff muscles.

Active Ingredients: Trihexyphenidyl

Artane Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Ultram

Ultram is used to treat moderate to severe chronic pain when treatment is needed around the clock. Ultram may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Active Ingredients: Tramadol

Ultram Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Voltaren

Voltaren is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis. Voltaren may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

Active Ingredients: Diclofenac

Voltaren Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Imdur

Imdur is used to prevent angina (chest pain) caused by heart disease.

Active Ingredients: Isosorbide Mononitrate

Imdur Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Ansaid

Ansaid is used for the treatment of inflammation and pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis, as well as soft tissue injuries, such as tendinitis and bursitis.

Active Ingredients: Flurbiprofen

Ansaid Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Naprosyn

Naprosyn is indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, juvenile arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, tendonitis and bursitis, and acute gout. It is also indicated in the relief of mild to moderate pain, and for the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea. Naprosyn Suspension is recommended for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in order to obtain the maximum dosage flexibility based on the patient's weight.

Active Ingredients: Naproxen

Naprosyn Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Feldene

Feldene is used for the treatment of inflammation and pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

Active Ingredients: Piroxicam

Feldene Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Ponstel

Ponstel is used for treating menstrual pain. It may be used for short term (not more than 7 days) treatment of mild to moderate pain. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Mefenamic acid

Ponstel Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Nimotop

This medication is used to improve symptoms caused by spasms as a result of a brain hemorrhage (ruptured blood vessels).

Active Ingredients: Nimodipine

Nimotop Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Probalan

Probalan is used in the treatment of chronic gout or gouty arthritis. These conditions are caused by too much uric acid in the blood.

Active Ingredients: Probenecid

Probalan Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Aleve

Aleve is used for the treatment of mild to moderate pain, inflammation and fever.

Active Ingredients: Naproxen

Aleve Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Imuran

Imuran helps to treat severe rheumatoid arthritis. It also reduces unwanted immune responses and helps to prevent rejection in patients who receive organ transplants.

Active Ingredients: Azathioprine

Imuran Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Mobic

Mobic is used for treating rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and juvenile arthritis. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Meloxicam

Mobic Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Cafergot

Cafergot is used for preventing and treating certain kinds of headaches (e.g., migraines, migraine variants, histaminic cephalalgia). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Caffeine

Cafergot Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Pletal

Pletal reduces attacks of intermittent claudication (pain, cramping, numbness, or weakness in the foot, hip, thigh, or buttocks) that may occur after walking.

Active Ingredients: Cilostazol

Pletal Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Urispas

This medication relaxes the muscles of the urinary tract. It is used to relieve pain, burning, urinary urgency and frequency and other symptoms associated with urinary tract infections, bladder infections and prostate infections.

Active Ingredients: Flavoxate

Urispas Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Zanaflex

Zanaflex is a muscle relaxant is used to help relax certain muscles in your body. It relieves the spasms and increased muscle tone caused by medical problems such as multiple sclerosis or spinal injury. This medication is sometimes prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Active Ingredients: Tizanidine

Zanaflex Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Trental

Trental is used for treating intermittent claudication (pain, cramping, numbness, or weakness in the foot, hip, thigh, or buttocks) in certain patients. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Pentoxifylline

Trental Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Skelaxin

Skelaxin is a muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle conditions such as pain or injury.

Active Ingredients: Metaxalone

Skelaxin Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Toradol

Toradol is used for the short-term (up to 5 days) treatment of moderate to severe pain (usually after surgery), alone or in combination with other medicines.

Active Ingredients: Ketorolac

Toradol Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Monoket

Monoket is used to prevent angina (chest pain) caused by heart disease.

Active Ingredients: Isosorbide Mononitrate

Monoket Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Lioresal

Lioresal is used for treating muscle spasms caused by multiple sclerosis or other diseases. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Active Ingredients: Baclofen

Lioresal Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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Brand Azulfidine

Azulfidine is used for the treatment of mild to moderate ulcerative colitis; as adjunctive therapy (i.e. with other medications) in the treatment of severe ulcerative colitis; for the treatment of Crohn's disease; for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis.

Active Ingredients: Sulfasalazine

Azulfidine Indication & Mechanism Of Action

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