Lasix Description: Lasix (furosemide) belongs to a class of drugs known as loop diuretics, which cause the body to excrete water as well as potassium, sodium, magnesium, calcium, and chloride. They are used most commonly
Hydrochlorthiazide Description: Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic from the thiazide family, used medically for the treatment of edemas and hypertension. This drug acts by reducing the reabsorption of electrolytes, thereby increasing the excretion of sodium,
Triamterene Description: Triamterene is an oral diuretic used medically to treat edema. Edema may occur without known cause (idiopathic edema), or be associated with liver or kidney disease, congestive heart failure, corticosteroid/progestin use, or
Aldactone Description: Aldactone (spironolactone) is an antagonist of aldosterone and is pharmaceutically classified as a diuretic. It acts by competitively inhibiting aldosterone binding to receptor sites, especially in the renal tubes where aldosterone is
Bromocriptine Description: Bromocriptine mesylate is a dopaminomimetic ergot derivative with D2 dopamine receptor agonist and D1 dopamine receptor antagonist activities. It is used most commonly as a prolactin inhibitor in cases of hyperprolactinemia, a
Dostinex Description: Dostinex (cabergoline) is a selective dopamine receptor agonist. This agent is highly specific in its actions, with a strong affinity for the dopamine D2 receptor, and a low affinity for serotonin, and
Formestane Description: Formestane is classified as a selective irreversible steroidal aromatase inhibitor. This agent is structurally a derivative of androstenedione, differing from this well known prohormone only by the addition of a 4-hydroxyl group.
Nolvadex Description: Nolvadex (tamoxifen citrate) is a non-steroidal anti-estrogenic drug, used widely in clinical medicine. It is specifically a Selective Estrogen-Receptor Modulator (SERM) of the triphenylethylene family, and possesses both estrogen agonist and antagonist
Letrozole Description: Letrozole is a non-steroidal selective third generation aromatase inhibitor. The structure and activity of this compound are very similar to that of Arimidex (anastrozole), and it is prescribed for similar medical purposes.
Raloxifene HCL Description: Raloxifene hydrochloride is a second-generation Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulator (SERM) of the benzothiophene family. This drug is similar in effect to tamoxifen, exhibiting estrogen receptor antagonist (blocking) properties in some tissues