Curemid is a white emollient cream that contains 5% urea. Urea has water-binding properties, which contribute to the normalization of dry skin.
Alphabetical list of medicines staring with letter c
Cubical is an herbal medicine used for mild urination problems caused by benign prostate enlargement, e.g. nocturnal urination. Used after a doctor has determined that there is no serious illness.
The active substance in Cubicin powder for solution for injection or infusion is daptomycin. Daptomycin is an antibacterial agent that can inhibit the growth of certain bacteria. Cubicin is used to treat infections of the skin and tissues under the skin in adults and children and adolescents (1 to 17 years). It is also used to treat infections in the blood in connection with infections in the skin.
Crinone vaginal gel belongs to the drug group female sex hormone. Crinone vaginal gel is used as an adjunct to other treatments for infertility.
Cresemba is a fungicide that contains the active substance isavuconazole. Isavuconazole works by killing or preventing the growth of the fungus that causes infection.
Cozaar Comp / Cozaar Comp Forte is a combination of an angiotensin II receptor antagonist ( losartan ) and a diuretic ( hydrochlorothiazide ). Angiotensin II is a body-specific substance that binds to receptors in blood vessels and causes them to constrict. This causes the blood pressure to rise. Losartan prevents the binding of angiotensin II to these receptors, which causes the blood vessels to dilate and the blood pressure to drop. Hydrochlorothiazide helps the kidneys get rid of more water and salt, which also lowers blood pressure.
Cooling contains the active substance etoricoxib and belongs to a group of medicines called selective cyclooxygenase ‑2. Inhibitors ( COX-2 inhibitors). These in turn belong to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ).
Cotellic is a cancer medicine that contains the active substance cobimetinib. Cotellic is used to treat adult patients with a type of skin cancer called melanoma, which has spread to other parts of the body or cannot be removed by surgery.
Cosopt contains two drug substances: dorzolamide and timolol .Dorzolamide belongs to a group of medicines, so-called carbohydrase inhibitors.
Cosmofer contains a combination of iron and dextran (a long chain of sugar molecules). The type of iron found in Cosmofer is the same as that found naturally in the body and is called ferritin. This means that you can inject Cosmofer in high doses.
Cosentyx contains the active substance secukinumab. Secukinumab is a monoclonal antibody that belongs to a group of medicines called interleukin (IL) inhibitors. This drug works by neutralizing the activity of a protein called IL-17A, which is found in elevated levels in diseases such as psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and axial spondyloarthritis.