Generic and brand-name drugs I

Generic and brand-name drugs I: Composition, drug form and content, indications, contraindications, precautions, unwanted effects, dosage and administration, interactions, storage

Infanrix-IPV+Hib: Immunization for children to prevent diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis

Infanrix-IPV+Hib is indicated for the active immunization of infants from 2 months of age against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (DTP), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type B.

Invanz: Treatment of moderate to severe infections

Invanz (Ertapenem for injection) is a synthetic, sterile, parenteral 1-β methyl-carbapenem, long-acting, and structurally beta-lactams, such as penicillins and cephalosporins.

Iressa: drug to treat advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Iressa is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer with an EGFR TK activating mutation.