Zinc Sulfate

Zinc Sulfate Therapeutic action Micronutrient Indications Zinc supplementation in combination with oral rehydration therapy in the event of acute and/or persistent diarrhoea in children under 5 years Presentation 20 mg scored and... Read more »


Zidovudine/Lamivudine/Nevirapine Therapeutic action Combination of 3 antiretrovirals Indications HIV-1 infection Presentation 60 mg AZT/30 mg 3TC/50 mg NVP dispersible tablet 300 mg AZT/150 mg 3TC/200 mg NVP tablet Dosage Child less than... Read more »

Zidovudine/Lamivudine = Azt/3tc

Zidovudine/Lamivudine = Azt/3tc Therapeutic action Combination of 2 antiretrovirals, HIV-1 and HIV-2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors Indications Indications HIV-1 or HIV-2 infection, in combination with another antiretroviral drug Presentation Presentation 60 mg... Read more »

Zidovudine = Azt = Zdv

Zidovudine = Azt = Zdv Therapeutic action Antiretroviral, HIV-1 and HIV-2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor Indications HIV-1 or HIV-2 infection, in combination with other antiretroviral drugs Presentation 100 mg and 250 mg... Read more »

Valproic Acid = Sodium Valproate

Valproic Acid = Sodium Valproate Therapeutic action Antiepileptic Indications Generalised and partial epilepsy Presentation 200 mg and 500 mg enteric coated tablets Also comes in 200 mg/5 ml oral solution. Dosage Child... Read more »


Triclabendazole Therapeutic action Anthelminthic Indications Fascioliasis ( Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola gigantica infections) Paragominiasis Presentation 250 mg tablet Dosage Fascioliasis Child and adult: 10 mg/kg as a single dose Paragominiasis Child and... Read more »

Tranexamic Acid

Tranexamic Acid Therapeutic action Antifibrinolytic Indications Metrorrhagia (especially functional uterine bleeding) and menorrhagia Presentation 500 mg tablet Dosage Adult: 3 g/day in 3 divided doses (max. 4 g/day in 4 doses) during... Read more »


Tramadol Therapeutic action Centrally acting analgesic (weak opioid, serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor) Indications Moderate acute pain and moderate to severe chronic pain Presentation 50 mg capsule 100 mg/ml oral solution (1 drop =... Read more »


Tinidazole Therapeutic action Antiprotozoal, antibacterial (group of nitroimidazoles) Indications Amoebiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis Bacterial vaginitis, infections due to anaerobic bacteria (e.g. Clostridium sp, Bacteroides sp) Presentation 500 mg tablet Dosage and duration Amoebiasis... Read more »


THIAMINE = VITAMIN B1 Therapeutic action Vitamin Indications Vitamin B1 deficiencies: beriberi, alcoholic neuritis Presentation 50 mg tablet Also comes in 10 mg and 25 mg tablets. Dosage and duration Infantile beriberi... Read more »