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Trade Names of Some Commonly Used Drugs

Trade Names of Some Commonly Used Drugs

This is a great resource for medical professionals in that it provides an alphabetical list of pharmaceuticals, one by generic name and one by trade name.  According to the site, "Most prescription drugs have trade names (also called proprietary, brand, or specialty names) to distinguish them as being produced and marketed by a particular manufacturer. In the US, these names are usually registered as trademarks with the Patent Office, which confers certain legal rights with respect to their use. A trade name may be registered for a product containing a single active ingredient (with or without additives) or ≥ 2 active ingredients (combination drugs). A chemical substance marketed by several manufacturers may have several trade names. A drug may be marketed under different trade names in... Show More


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