Category: O

Ofev – Nintedanib uses, dose and side effects

Ofev contains the active substance nintedanib, a drug belonging to the group of so-called tyrosine kinase inhibitors, and is used to treat idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), other chronic fibrotizing interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) that are exacerbated (with progressive disease progression) and systemic sclerosis-systemic sclerosis. lung disease (SSc-ILD) in adults.

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Oestriol Aspen – Estriol uses, dose and side effects

Oestriol Aspen is a drug used for Hormone Replacement Therapy ( HRT ) . It contains the female sex hormone estriol, a so-called estrogen .

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Oestring – Estradiol uses, dose and side effects

Oestering belongs to a group of medicines called vaginal hormone replacement therapy ( HRT ) .

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Odomzo – Sonidegib uses, dose and side effects

Odomzo contains the active substance sonidegib. It is a medicine for cancer.

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Odefsey – Emtricitabine / Rilpivirine / Tenofoviralafenamide uses, dose and side effects

Odefsey is an antiviral medicine used to treat human immunodeficiency virus ( HIV ) infection . It is a single tablet containing a combination of three active substances: emtricitabine, rilpivirine and tenofoviralafenamide. Each of these active substances works by acting on an enzyme called “reverse transcriptase”, which is necessary for the HIV -1 virus to multiply.

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Oculac – Povidone K25 uses, dose and side effects

The active substance in Oculac is called povidone K25. Oculac eye drops are for moisturizing and lubricating the eyes. The drops are used to relieve problems caused by dry eyes.

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Octreotide Teva – Octreotide uses, dose and side effects

Octreotide Teva is a synthetic version of somatostatin. Somatostatin occurs naturally in the body where it inhibits the release of one of certain hormones such as. growth hormone . The advantages of Octreotide Teva compared to somatostatin are that it is stronger and that the effect lasts longer.

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Octostim – Desmopressin acetate uses, dose and side effects

The active substance in Octostim acts as the natural hormone et vasopressin and increases the levels of factor VIII and von Willebrand factor in the blood, which is necessary for the blood to coagulate.

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OctaplasLG – Human plasma protein uses, dose and side effects

octaplasLG is human plasma , which has been pooled and treated for virus inactivation. Human plasma is the liquid part of human blood that transports cells. It contains human plasma protein , which is important for maintaining normal coagulation properties. octaplasLG is used in the same way as normal, fresh frozen plasma (FFP).

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Octanate LV uses, dose and side effects

Octanate LV belongs to a group of medicines called coagulation factors and contains coagulation factor VIII from human blood. This is a special protein that causes the blood to coagulate.

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Octanate – Human coagulation factor VIII uses, dose and side effects

Octanate belongs to a group of medicines called coagulation factors and contains coagulation factor VIII from human blood. This is a special protein that causes the blood to coagulate.

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Octagam – Human normal immunoglobulin (IVIg) uses, dose and side effects

Octagam is a solution containing human normal immunoglobulin (IgG) (solution containing human antibodies ) for intravenous administration ( infusion into a vein). Immunoglobulins are normal components in the body and form part of the body’s immune system. Octagam contains all subgroups of IgG that occur in healthy people. Appropriate doses of this medicine can restore abnormally low levels of IgG to normal levels.

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Ocrevus – Ocrelizumab uses, dose and side effects

Ocrevus contains the active substance ocrelizumab. It is a type of protein called a “monoclonal antibody”. Antibodies work by attaching to specific targets in your body.

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Ocplex – Human prothrombin complex uses, dose and side effects

Ocplex belongs to a group of medicines called coagulation factors . It contains the vitamin K-dependent human coagulation factors II, VII, IX and X.

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Ocaliva – Obeticholic acid uses, dose and side effects

Ocaliva contains the active substance obeticholic acid (farnesoid X receptor agonist ) which helps to improve the function of your liver by reducing the formation and accumulation of bile in the liver and also by reducing inflammation .

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OBIZUR – Susoktokog alfa uses, dose and side effects

OBIZUR contains the active substance susoktokog alfa, anti- haemophilia factor VIII, porcine sequence. Factor VIII is needed for the blood to coagulate and stop bleeding.

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