Danazol is used in endometriosis (with concomitant infertility), benign neoplasms of the breast (fibrocystic mastopathy), primary menorrhagia, premenstrual syndrome, primary premature puberty, gynecomastia.
Dapsone antibacterial agent, which is active concerning Mycobacterium leprae and tuberculosis. It has bacteriostatic action similar to antagonists of p-aminobenzoic acid.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Diltiazem - has anti-anginal, antiarrhytmic and hypotensive effects. Reduces the intracellular maintenance of Ca2+ in cardiomyocytes and cells of smooth muscles of blood vessels, reduces heart rate, shows insignificant negative inotropic effect, improves a coronary, brain and renal blood flow.
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.
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.
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.
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.