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ACETAMINOPHEN EXTRA STRENGTH (acetaminophen (500 mg) tablets; (500 mg) capsules)
Over the Counter
Oral
Capsules
Tablets
Acetaminophen
Indications/Usage:

Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains and temporarily reduces fever.


Typical Dosing:  

Minor aches and pains or fever:

  • Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning in package insert).
  • Adults and children  12 years of age:
    • Take 2 tablets or capsules every 6 hours while symptoms last.
    • Do not take > 6 tablets or capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor.
    • Do not use for > 10 days unless directed by a doctor.
  • Children < 12 years:
    • Ask a doctor.

How Supplied:  
  • 500 mg capsules
  • 500 mg tablets

Preservatives:  

Preservatives may vary across product manufacturers. Consult individual package inserts.


Storage:  
  • Store between 68° – 77°F (20° – 25°C).


ACETAMINOPHEN REGULAR STRENGTH (acetaminophen (325 mg) tablets; (325 mg) capsules)
Over the Counter
Oral
Capsules
Tablets
Acetaminophen
Indications/Usage:

Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains and temporarily reduces fever.


Typical Dosing:  

Minor aches and pains or fever:

  • Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning in package insert).
  • Adults and children  12 years of age:
    • Take 2 tablets or capsules every 4 – 6 hours while symptoms last.
    • Do not take > 10 tablets or capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor.
    • Do not use for > 10 days unless directed by a doctor.
  • Children 6 years to < 12 years:
    • Take 1 tablet or capsule every 4 – 6 hours while symptoms last.
    • Do not take > 5 tablets or capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor.
    • Do not use for > 5 days unless directed by a doctor.
  • Children < 6 years:
    • Ask a doctor.

How Supplied:  
  • 325 mg capsules
  • 325 mg tablets

Preservatives:  

Preservatives may vary across product manufacturers. Consult individual package inserts.


Storage:  
  • Store between 68° – 77°F (20° – 25°C).


ACETAZOLAMIDE (acetazolamide (125 mg; 250 mg) tablets)
Prescription
Oral
Tablets
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for adjunctive treatment of: chronic simple (open-angle) glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and pre-operatively in acute angle-closure glaucoma where delay of surgery is desired in order to lower intraocular pressure (IOP). 


Typical Dosing:  

 ►Chronic simple (open-angle) glaucoma:  

  • 250 mg to 1 g per 24 hours, usually in divided doses for amounts over 250 mg.
  • It has usually been found that a dosage in excess of 1 g per 24 hours does not produce an increased effect.
  • In all cases, the dosage should be adjusted with careful individual attention both to symptomatology and ocular tension. Continuous supervision by a physician is advisable.

 ►Secondary glaucoma and in the pre-operative treatment of some cases of acute congestive (closed-angle) glaucoma:

  • Preferred dosage is 250 mg every 4 hours, although some cases have responded to 250 mg twice daily on short-term therapy.
  • In some acute cases, it may be more satisfactory to administer an initial dose of 500 mg followed by 125 mg or 250 mg every 4 hours depending on the individual case.
  • Intravenous therapy may be used for rapid relief of ocular tension in acute cases.
  • A complementary effect has been noted when acetaZOLAMIDE has been used in conjunction with miotics or mydriatics as the case demanded.

How Supplied:  
  • 125 mg tablets
  • 250 mg tablets

Preservatives:  

Preservatives may vary across product manufacturers. Consult individual package inserts.


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 86°F (15° – 30°C).


ACULAR (ketorolac tromethamine (0.5%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
NSAIDS
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the temporary relief of ocular itching due to seasonal allergic conjunctivitis and for the treatment of post-operative inflammation in patients who have undergone cataract extraction.


Typical Dosing:  

 ►Ocular itching due to seasonal allergic conjunctivitis, recommended:

  • Instill 1 drop into the affected eye(s) 4 times a day.

 Post-operative inflammation after cataract surgery, recommended:

  • Instill 1 drop into the affected eye(s) 4 times daily, beginning 24 hours after cataract surgery and continuing through the first 2 weeks of the post-operative period.

►Use with other topical ophthalmic medications: ACULAR® ophthalmic solution has been safely administered in conjunction with other ophthalmic medications such as antibiotics, alpha-agonists, beta blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, cycloplegics, and mydriatics. Drops should be administered at least 5 minutes apart.


How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C). 
  • Protect from light.


ACULAR LS (ketorolac tromethamine (0.4%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
NSAIDS
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the reduction of ocular pain and burning/stinging following corneal refractive surgery. 


Typical Dosing:  

Ocular pain and burning/stinging following corneal refractive surgery, recommended: 

  • Instill 1 drop in the operated eye(s) 4 times daily as needed for pain and burning/stinging for up to 4 days following corneal refractive surgery.

►Use with other topical ophthalmic medications: ACULAR LS® has been safely administered in conjunction with other topical ophthalmic medications such as alpha-agonists, antibiotics, beta-blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, cycloplegics, and mydriatics. Drops should be administered at least 5 minutes apart.


How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C).
  • Protect from light.


ACUVAIL (ketorolac tromethamine (0.45%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
NSAIDS
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the treatment of pain and inflammation following cataract surgery.


Typical Dosing:  

Pain and inflammation after cataract surgery, recommended: 

  • Instill 1 drop into the affected eye(s) twice daily beginning 1 day prior to cataract surgery, continued on the day of surgery, and through the first 2 weeks of the post-operative period.

►Use with other topical ophthalmic medications: ACUVAIL® ophthalmic solution may be administered in conjunction with other topical ophthalmic medications such as alpha-agonists, beta-blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, cycloplegics, and mydriatics. Drops should be administered at least 5 minutes apart.


How Supplied:  
  • 30 single-use vials (0.4 mL each)

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 86°F (15° – 30°C).
  • Store the vials in the pouch, protected from light.
  • Fold pouch ends closed.


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ACYCLOVIR (acyclovir (200 mg) capsules; (200 mg/5 mL) oral suspension; (400 mg; 800 mg) tablets)
Prescription
Oral
Capsules
Oral Suspension
Tablets
Antivirals
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles) and for the treatment of chickenpox (varicella).


Typical Dosing:  

Herpes zoster (acute):

  • 800 mg every 4 hours orally, 5 times daily for 7 – 10 days.

Herpes simplex keratitis (acute):

  • Adults:
    • 400 mg orally 5 times daily for 7 – 10 days.
  • Children:
    • 12 – 15 mg/kg/day in divided doses for 7 – 10 days.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Herpes simplex keratitis (prophylaxis):

  • Adults:
    • ​​​​​​​400 mg orally twice daily after recurrent bouts of herpes simplex keratitis.

Chickenpox:

  • Children ( 2 years of age): 
    • 20 mg/kg per dose orally 4 times daily (80 mg/kg/day) for 5 days. Children > 40 kg should receive the adult dose for chickenpox.
  • Adults and children > 40 kg: 
    • 800 mg 4 times daily for 5 days.
    • Intravenous acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of varicella-zoster infections in immunocompromised patients.
    • When therapy is indicated, it should be initiated at the earliest sign or symptom of chickenpox. There is no information about the efficacy of therapy initiated more than 24 hours after onset of signs and symptoms.
  • Additional information for Dosage and Administration is in Notes below.
Dosing for herpes simplex keratitis is based on professional judgment. This is our medical opinion and may not be true in all clinical circumstances.

How Supplied:  
  • Capsules:
    • 200 mg capsules
  • Tablets:
    • 400 mg tablets
    • 800 mg tablets
  • Oral suspension:
    • 200 mg/5 mL suspension (473 mL bottles)

Preservatives:  

Preservatives may vary across product manufacturers. Consult individual package inserts.


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C).
  • Protect tablets and capsules from moisture.


AK-FLUOR (fluorescein sodium (10%; 25%) solution for intravenous injection)
Prescription
Injectable
IV
Diagnostic Dyes
Indications/Usage:

Indicated in diagnostic fluorescein angiography or angioscopy of the retina and iris vasculature.


Typical Dosing:  

Diagnostic fluorescein angiography or angioscopy of the retina and iris vasculature:

  • Adult, recommended: 
    • Inject 500 mg via intravenous administration.
  • Pediatric, recommended:
    • Inject 7.7 mg/kg (actual body weight) up to a maximum of 500 mg, via intravenous infusion calculated on the basis of 35 mg for each 10 lbs (4.54 kg) of body weight.
  • Additional information for Dosage and Administration is in Notes below.

How Supplied:  
  • 10% injection:
    • 5 mL single-dose vials
  • 25% injection:
    • 2 mL single-dose vials

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store at 68° – 77°F (20° – 25°C).
  • Do not freeze.


AK-POLY-BAC (bacitracin zinc (500 units/g) – polymyxin B sulfate (10,000 units/g) ophthalmic ointment)
Prescription
Topical
Ointment
Antibiotics
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the treatment of superficial ocular infections involving the conjunctiva and/or cornea caused by organisms susceptible to bacitracin zinc and polymyxin B sulfate.

This medication has a broad FDA approval for "superficial ocular infections involving the conjunctiva and/or cornea." Under our interpretation of this indication we have linked this medication with conditions we understand to be categorized as "superficial ocular infections involving the conjunctiva and/or cornea." This is our medical opinion and may not be true in all clinical circumstances.

Typical Dosing:  

►Superficial ocular infections involving the conjunctiva and/or cornea:

  • Apply the ointment every 3 – 4 hours for up to 7 – 10 days, depending on the severity of the infection.

How Supplied:  
  • 3.5 g tubes

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store at 68° – 77°F (20° – 25°C).


AKTEN (lidocaine hydrochloride (3.5%) ophthalmic gel)
Prescription
Topical
Gel
Anesthetic Medications
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for ocular surface anesthesia during ophthalmologic procedures.


Typical Dosing:  

Ocular surface anesthesia during ophthalmologic procedures, recommended:

  • Apply 2 drops to the ocular surface in the area of the planned procedure.
  • May be reapplied to maintain anesthetic effect.

How Supplied:  
  • 1 mL unit-dose tubes

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C).
  • Keep container closed and protect from light in the original carton until used.
  • Discard after use.


ALAVERT (loratadine (10 mg) tablets, orally disintegrating)
Over the Counter
Oral
Oral Disintegrating Tablets
Antihistamines
Indications/Usage:

Used for the temporary relief of the following symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat.


Typical Dosing:  

Runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat:

  • Adults and children  6 years of age:
    • 1 tablet daily.
    • Do not use more than 1 tablet daily.
  • Children < 6 years of age:
    • Ask a doctor.
  • Individuals who have liver or kidney disease:
    • Ask a doctor.

How Supplied:  
  • 10 mg orally disintegrating tablets

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store at 68º – 77ºF (20º – 25ºC).
  • Keep in a dry place.


ALAWAY (ketotifen (0.025%) ophthalmic solution)
Over the Counter
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Antihistamines and Mast Cell Stabilizer Combinations
Indications/Usage:

Used for the temporary relief of itchy eyes due to ragweed, pollen, grass, animal hair and dander.


Typical Dosing:  

►Itchy eyes due to ragweed, pollen, grass, animal hair and dander:

  • Adults and children3 years of age:
    • Instill 1 drop into the affected eye(s) 2 times daily, every 8 – 12 hours, no more than 2 times per day.
  • Children < 3 years of age: 
    • Consult a doctor.                                                                   

How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles
  • 10 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store at 39° – 77°F (4° – 25°C).


ALCAINE (proparacaine hydrochloride (0.5%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Anesthetic Medications
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for procedures in which a topical ophthalmic anesthetic is indicated: corneal anesthesia of short duration, e.g. tonometry, gonioscopy, removal of corneal foreign bodies, and for short corneal and conjunctival procedures.


Typical Dosing:  

►Removal of foreign bodies and sutures, and for tonometry, usual dosage: 

  • Instill 1 – 2 drops (in single instillations) into each eye before operating.

►Short corneal and conjunctival procedures, usual dosage: 

  • Instill 1 drop into each eye every 5 – 10 minutes for 5 – 7 doses.

How Supplied:  
  • 15 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store under refrigeration at 36° – 46°F (2° – 8°C).
  • Bottles must be stored in unit carton to protect from light.
  • NOTE: ALCAINE® (proparacaine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution, USP) 0.5% should be clear to straw-color. If the solution becomes darker, discard the solution.


ALLEGRA (fexofenadine hydrochloride (60 mg; 180 mg) tablets)
Over the Counter
Oral
Tablets
Antihistamines
Indications/Usage:

Used for the temporary relief of the following symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat.


Typical Dosing:  

►Runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat:

  • 24-hour tablets (180 mg each):
    • Adults and children 12 years of age:
      • Take one 180 mg tablet with water once a day.
      • Do not take more than 1 tablet in 24 hours.
    • Children < 12 years of age:
      • Do not use.
    • Adults 65 years of age:
      • Ask a doctor.
    • Individuals with kidney disease:
      • Ask a doctor.
  • 12-hour tablets (60 mg each):
    • Adults and children 12 years of age:
      • Take one 60 mg tablet with water every 12 hours.
      • Do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours.
    • Children < 12 years of age:
      • Do not use.
    • Adults  65 years of age:
      • Ask a doctor.
    • Individuals with kidney disease:
      • Ask a doctor.

How Supplied:  
  • 180 mg 24-hour tablets
  • 180 mg 24-hour tablets, coated (gelcaps)
  • 60 mg 12-hour tablets

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert.


Storage:  
  • Store between 68º – 77ºF (20º – 25ºC).
  • Protect from excessive moisture.


ALLEGRA CHILDREN'S (fexofenadine hydrochloride (30 mg) tablets, orally disintegrating; (30 mg/5 mL) oral suspension)
Over the Counter
Oral
Oral Disintegrating Tablets
Oral Suspension
Antihistamines
Indications/Usage:

Used for the temporary relief of the following symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat.


Typical Dosing:  

►Runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat:

  • Tablets, orally disintegrating: (30 mg each):
    • Adults and children 12 years of age:
      • Place 1 tablet on tongue; tablet disintegrates, with or without water.
      • Take 2 tablets every 12 hours on an empty stomach.
      • Do not take more than 4 tablets in 24 hours.
    • Children 6 to < 12 years of age:
      • Place 1 tablet on tongue; tablet disintegrates, with or without water.
      • Take 1 tablet every 12 hours on an empty stomach.
      • Do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours.
    • Children < 6 years of age:
      • Do not use.
    • Adults 65 years of age:
      • Ask a doctor.
    • Individuals with kidney disease:
      • Ask a doctor.
  • Oral suspension: (30 mg/5 mL):
    • Adults and children 12 years of age:
      • Shake well before using.
      • Use only with enclosed dosing cup.
      • Take 10 mL every 12 hours.
      • Do not take more than 20 mL in 24 hours.
    • Children 2 to < 12 years of age:
      • Shake well before using.
      • Use only with enclosed dosing cup.
      • Take 5 mL every 12 hours.
      • Do not take more than 10 mL in 24 hours.
    • Children < 2 years of age:
      • Ask a doctor.
    • Adults  65 years of age:
      • Ask a doctor.
    • Individuals with kidney disease:
      • Ask a doctor.

How Supplied:  
  • Tablets, orally disintegrating:
    • 30 mg orally disintegrating tablets
  • Oral suspension:
    • 30 mg/5 mL oral suspension (120 mL; 240 mL bottles)

Preservatives:  

None listed in package insert (tablets, orally disintegrating); butylparaben, disodium edetate, propylparaben (oral suspension)


Storage:  
  • Store between 68º – 77ºF (20º – 25ºC).
  • Protect from excessive moisture.


ALOCRIL (nedocromil sodium (2%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Mast Cell Stabilizers
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the treatment of itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.


Typical Dosing:  

Itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis, recommended: 

  • Instill 1 – 2 drops into the affected eye(s) twice a day. ALOCRIL® ophthalmic solution should be used at regular intervals.
  • Treatment should be continued throughout the period of exposure (i.e., until the pollen season is over or until exposure to the offending allergen is terminated), even when symptoms are absent.

How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store at 36° – 77°F (2° – 25°C).


ALOMIDE (lodoxamide tromethamine (0.1%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Mast Cell Stabilizers
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the treatment of ocular disorders referred to by the terms vernal keratoconjunctivitis, vernal conjunctivitis and vernal keratitis.


Typical Dosing:  

Vernal keratoconjunctivitis, vernal conjunctivitis, and vernal keratitis:

  • Adults and children > 2 years of age:
    • Instill 1 – 2 drops into the affected eye(s) 4 times daily for up to 3 months.

How Supplied:  
  • 10 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 80°F (15° – 27°C).


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ALPHAGAN P (brimonidine tartrate (0.1%; 0.15%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Alpha Agonists
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the reduction of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.


Typical Dosing:  

►Elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension, recommended: 

  • Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) 3 times daily, approximately 8 hours apart. 
  • May be used concomitantly with other topical ophthalmic drug products to lower IOP. If more than 1 topical ophthalmic product is to be used, the different products should be instilled at least 5 minutes apart.

How Supplied:  
  • 0.1% ophthalmic solution:
    • 5 mL bottles
    • 10 mL bottles
    • 15 mL bottles
  • 0.15% ophthalmic solution:
    • 5 mL bottles
    • 10 mL bottles
    • 15 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

PURITE® (stabilized oxychloro complex)


Storage:  
  • Store at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C).


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ALREX (loteprednol etabonate (0.2%) ophthalmic suspension)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Suspension
Allergy Corticosteroids
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for the temporary relief of the signs and symptoms of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.


Typical Dosing:  

►Signs and symptoms of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis:

  • Instill 1 drop into the affected eye(s) 4 times daily.
  • Shake vigorously before using.

How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles
  • 10 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

benzalkonium chloride


Storage:  
  • Store upright at 59° – 77°F (15° – 25°C).
  • Do not freeze.


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ALTAFLUOR (fluorescein sodium (0.25%) and benoxinate hydrochloride (0.4%) ophthalmic solution)
Prescription
Topical
Ophthalmic Solution
Anesthetic Medications, Diagnostic Dyes
Indications/Usage:

Indicated for procedures requiring a disclosing agent in combination with a topical ophthalmic anesthetic agent.


Typical Dosing:  

►For procedures requiring a disclosing agent in combination with a topical ophthalmic anesthetic agent:

  • Instill 1 to 2 drops in each eye as needed.

How Supplied:  
  • 5 mL bottles

Preservatives:  

chlorobutanol


Storage:  
  • Store in a refrigerator at 36° – 46°F (2° – 8°C).
  • After opening, can be stored up to 1 month if stored at room temperature or until the expiration date on the bottle if stored in refrigerated conditions.
  • Keep tightly closed.


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