Doxycycline is a semi-synthetic antibiotic of a broad spectrum of tetracyclines. Causes bacteriostatic action by suppressing protein synthesis of pathogens as a result of blocking the aminoacyl transport RNA (tRNA) with the "information RNA (rRNA) complex" ribosome.
Diflucan - antifungal medicine, possesses highly specific action, inhibiting activity of enzymes of fungus. It is taken at systemic lesions caused by fungus including meningitis, sepsis, infections of lungs and skin as at patients with a normal immune response, and at patients with various forms of immunosuppression.
Most indications for the use of such glucocorticoids as Medrol are due to their anti-inflammatory, immunosuppressive and anti-allergic properties. Due to these properties, the following therapeutic effects are achieved: reduction of the number of immune cells in the vicinity of inflammation; reduction of vasodilation; stabilization of lysosomal membranes; inhibition of phagocytosis; reduction of production of prostaglandins and related compounds.
Deltasone - renders an antiinflammatory, antiallergic, antishock and immunodepressive effect. It is taken for treatment of acute and chronic inflammatory diseases of joints, acute asthma, allergic diseases, skin diseases.
Desyrel antidepressive medicine, a derivative of thiazolopyridine; renders thymoleptic, anxiolytic, sedative and myorelaxation action. It is prescribed for treatment of various forms of depression (endogenous, psychotic, neurotic, somatogenic) including with the expressed state anxiety.
Dostinex is used to treat hyperprolactinemia, which manifests as infertility, a violation of the menstrual cycle (oligomenorrhea, amenorrhea, anovulatory menstrual cycles), galactorrhea in women. Men use it to treat hyperprolactinemia, which manifests itself by a decrease in libido or impotence. The drug copes with micro- or macroprolactinoma, idiopathic hyperprolactinemia, syndrome of an empty Turkish saddle. It also suppresses physiological lactation after childbirth if the woman is unwilling or unable to breastfeed, or if there are contraindications to feeding for the child or the mother. The drug prevents lactation after childbirth in case of abortion or stillbirth.
Diovan - the peripheral vasodilator, has hypotensive effect. The specific blocker of AT1 receptors of angiotensin II, does not inhibit ACE; does not influence the level of general cholesterol, TG, glucose and uric acid in blood.
Dutas is a mix of two medicines: dutasteride and tamsulosin hydrochloride. The drugs have complementary mechanisms of action, due to which there is a rapid weakening of urination. It reduces the risk of retention of the urine. It is not anticipated that the pharmacodynamic reactions of a fixed dosage mix of dutasteride-tamsulosin differ from those obtained with the simultaneous use of dutasteride and tamsulosin as separate elements. Dutasteride inhibits the activity of both the 1st and 2nd type of isoenzymes. DHT is an androgen that is responsible for prostate and the increase of BPH. It inhibits the activity of adrenoreceptors.
Doryx MPC (doxycycline hyclate) delayed-release tablets for oral use, contain doxycycline hyclate, a tetracycline class drug synthetically derived from oxytetracycline, in a delayed-release formulation consisting of pellets with a modified polymer enteric coat that has increased acid resistance.
Ditropan - the antispasmodic, eliminates spasms and lowers a tone of unstriated muscles: GIT, biliary tract, uterus, debilitates detruzor. Increases bladder capacity, reduces the frequency of reductions of a detruzor, constrains desires to urination. It is well tolerated by patients at long prescription. It is taken at a neurogenic bladder, an urine incontience, night enuresis at children.
Dipyridamole medicine for treatment and prevention of thrombosis and thromboembolism, prevention of occlusion of stents and aortocoronary shunts. Expands coronary vessels (preferential arterioles) and causes significant increase in volume speed of a blood velocity. Increases the level of oxygen in a venous blood of a coronary sine and its absorption by a myocardium.
Diamox weak diuretic which is taken at edematous syndrome, craniocereberal hypertensia, glaucoma, epilepsy and mountain disease. Inhibits carbonic anhydrase in a proximal gyrose tubule of nephron, increases removal with urine Na+, K+, hydrocarbonate, does not influence Cl- egestion, alkalinizes urine.
Depakote - antiepileptic medicine, has the central myorelaxation and sedative effect. It is taken for treatment of epilepsy of various genesis, at epileptic seizures, febrile spasms at children, and character changes caused by epilepsy.
Duphaston - gestagenic medicine, makes the selection impact on endometria, promotes formation of a normal secretory endometria at women after preliminary therapy by estrogen. It is taken at the infertility caused by luteal deficiency. It is also effective at treatment of gestagenny insufficiency, endometriosis; secondary amenorrheas; dysfunctional metrorrhagia; premenstrual syndrome.
Doxazosin is used for treating hypertension (high blood pressure) and enlarged prostate. The drug increases the blood flow by expanding the veins and arteries. It also relaxes the muscles of the prostate and the neck of urinary bladder, making it easier to urinate.
Dilantin - antiepileptic drug without the expressed somnolent effect; it has membrane stabilizing, antiarrhytmic and hypotensive effect. It is taken if it is diagnosed activated epilepsy, supraventricular and ventricular disturbances of a heart rhythm caused by intoxication cardiac glycosides.
Detrol is taken in case of bladder hyperactivity, shown by frequent imperative desires to urination or urine incontience. Reduces contractile function of bladder and reduces salivation. Causes incomplete bladder emptying, increases quantity of a residual urine and reduces detruzor pressure.
Dapsone antibacterial agent, which is active concerning Mycobacterium leprae and tuberculosis. It has bacteriostatic action similar to antagonists of p-aminobenzoic acid.