Product Name Drug Name Intended use (please refer to full product info available from
Acetylcysteine-LINK Acetylcysteine Antidote for
paracetamol poisoning. Acetylcysteine is indicated in the treatment of
paracetamol overdose to protect against hepatotoxity.
Adrenaline-LINK Adrenaline
(epinephrine) acid tartrate
1:10,000 – an adjunct in the management of cardiac arrest. Adrenaline
1:1,000 – emergency treatment of acute severe anaphylactic reactions,
symptomatic relief of respiratory distress due to bronchospasm.
Mercaptopurine Indicated for
treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL) in paediatric patients
For the
treatment of acute or chronic infections due to sensitive strains of
certain gram-negative bacilli.
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Dapsone Dapsone Dermatitis
herpetiformis; leprosy; actinomycotic mycetoma.
Mysoline Primidone Management of
grand mal and psychomotor (temporal lobe) epilepsy. It is also of value
in the management of focal or Jacksonian seizures, myoclonic jerks and
akinetic attacks.
Nardil Phenelzine For the
treatment of major depression.
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Natulan Procarbazine Treatment of
Hodgkin’s disease (multiple
lymphadenoma); treatment of other malignant lymphomas including
lymphosarcoma, reticulosarcoma, Brill-Symmers disease.
Pentothal Thiopental
anaesthetic agent for brief surgical procedures, induction of
anaesthesia prior to the administration of other anaesthetic agents,
short-term control of convulsive states, supplement to regional
anaesthesia or low potency agents such as nitrous oxide.
Pitressin Vasopressin Indicated for
prevention and treatment of postoperative abdominal distention, in
abdominal radiography, to dispel interfering gas shadows and in
diabetes insipidus.
Relistor Methylnaltrexone Indicated for
the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in patients with advanced
illness who are receiving palliative care when response to laxative
therapy has not been sufficient.
Trexject Methotrexate Symptomatic
control of severe, recalcitrant disabling psoriasis in adults which is
not adequately responsive to other forms of treatment. Management of
severe, recalcitrant active rheumatoid arthritis in adults not
responding to, or intolerant of and adequate trial of NSAIDs and one or
more disease modifying drugs (see WARNING box).
Zostrix Capsaicin May be useful
as an adjunct in the temporary relief of pain associated with
arthritis. May be useful for the treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia
(pain following shingles).
UW® Cold Storage Solution
Belzer UW is
intended for the flushing and cold storage of kidney, liver and
pancreas organs at the time of organ removal from the donor in
preparation for storage, transportation and eventual transplantation
into a recipient.
HTK Solution
Custodiol HTK
is intended for organ preservation (heart, kidney, liver, lung,
pancreas) together with venous or arterial segments.