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QuinZyme

What is QuinZyme? Ubiquinone, also called Coenzyme Q-10, is a coenzyme that is made naturally in the body. Ubiquinone has been used in congestive heart failure, gum disease, and type 2 diabetes. It has also been used to replace low … Read more

Quinapril

Quinapril

What is Quinapril? Quinapril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Quinapril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart failure. Quinapril may also be used for other purposes not … Read more

Qutenza

What is Qutenza? Capsaicin is the active ingredient in chili peppers that makes them hot. Capsaicin is used in medicated creams and lotions to relieve muscle or joint pain. Capsaicin used on the body causes a sensation of heat that … Read more

Quixin (Levofloxacin Ophthalmic)

What is Quixin (Levofloxacin Ophthalmic)? Levofloxacin is in a group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones (flor-o-KWIN-o-lones). Levofloxacin fights bacteria in the body. Levofloxacin ophthalmic is used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes. Levofloxacin ophthalmic may also be used for other … Read more

QV-Allergy (Chlorpheniramine/Methscopolamine/Pe)

What is QV-Allergy (Chlorpheniramine/Methscopolamine/Pe)? Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Methscopolamine is an anticholinergic (an-tye-kol-in-URJ-ik) that has a drying effect on … Read more

Quinidine

Quinidine

What is Quinidine? Quinidine affects the way that the heart beats. Quinidine is used to treat irregular heartbeat patterns. Quinidine may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide. What is the most important information … Read more

Quinine

Quinine

What is Quinine? Quinine is used to treat malaria, a disease caused by parasites. Parasites that cause malaria typically enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern … Read more

Qvar (Beclomethasone)

What is Qvar (Beclomethasone)? Beclomethasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Beclomethasone inhalation is used to prevent asthma attacks. It will not treat an asthma attack that has already begun. Beclomethasone … Read more

Quin-G (Quinidine)

Quin-G (Quinidine)

What is Quin-G (Quinidine)? Quinidine affects the way that the heart beats. Quinidine is used to treat irregular heartbeat patterns. Quinidine may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide. What is the most important … Read more

Quetiapine

Quetiapine

What is Quetiapine? Quetiapine is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain. Quetiapine is used to treat schizophrenia in adults and children who are at least 13 years old. Quetiapine is used to … Read more