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brand namegeneric namedrug class or drug categorygeneral use
Lac-Hydrinammonium lactate (topical)moisturizer and emollientto treat dry, scaly skin and to relieve the itching; ichthyosis and xerosis
Lac-lotionammonium lactate (topical)moisturizer and emollientto treat dry, scaly skin and to relieve the itching; ichthyosis and xerosis
Lactinexlactobacillus acidophilus (bulgaricus)flora modifier; dietary supplementto restore and maintain the normal bacterial balance of the gastrointestinal tract (for diarrhea due to antibiotic use)
Lamictallamotrigine (oral)anticonvulsant; antimanicseizures; bipolar disorder
Lamictal CDlamotrigine (oral)anticonvulsant; antimanicseizures; bipolar disorder
Lamisilterbinafineantifungalfungal infections; yeast infections; skin infections
Lamisil ATterbinafineantifungalfungal infections; yeast infections; skin infections
Laniazidisoniazid (INH)antibacterial; antitubercularto prevent and treat tuberculosis (TB)
Lanoxicapsdigoxincardiotonic; antiarrhythmiccongestive heart failure; rapid atrial rhythms
Lanoxindigoxincardiotonic; antiarrhythmiccongestive heart failure; rapid atrial rhythms
Lantusinsulin glargineantidiabeticto treat diabetes mellitus
Lariammefloquineantimalarialto prevent and treat malaria
Lasixfurosemideloop diuretic (water pill); antihypertensivefluid accumulation and swelling; hypertension
Latissebimatoprost (topical)prostaglandin analogto treat hypotrichosis of the eyelashes by increasing their growth including length, thickness, and darkness
Lescolfluvastatin (oral)HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor; statinsto lower the bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood, and to raise the good cholesterol
Lescol XLfluvastatin (oral)HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor; statinsto lower the bad cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood, and to raise the good cholesterol
Leukeranchlorambucilalkylating agent; antineoplasticto treat several types of cancer
Leukinesargramostim (injection)colony stimulating factor; hematopoietic agentto increase the formation of white blood cells in order to fight infections
Levaquinlevofloxacinquinolone antibioticbacterial infections
Leva-pak (Levaquin 750 mg tabs)levofloxacinquinolone antibioticbacterial infections
Levatolpenbutolol (oral)beta-blockerto treat high blood pressure (hypertension)
Levemirinsulin detemirantidiabeticto treat diabetes
Levitravardenafil (oral)phosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitormale impotence; erectile dysfunction
Levliteethinyl estradiol/levonorgestrelfemale hormone (contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Levo-Dromoranlevorphanol (oral)narcotic analgesicto relieve moderate-to-severe pain
Levoraethinyl estradiol/levonorgestrelfemale hormone (contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Levothroidlevothyroxinethyroid hormonehypothyroidism; goiter; to treat low thyroid levels
Levoxyllevothyroxinethyroid hormonehypothyroidism; goiter; to treat low thyroid levels
Levsinhyoscyamine (oral)anticholinergic; antispasmodicgastrointestinal disorders; bladder spasms; cramps; irritable bowel syndrome; gastric secretions
Levulanaminolevulinic acid (topical)photodynamic therapyactinic keratoses
LexaproescitalopramSSRI; antidepressant; antianxietydepression; generalized anxiety disorder
Lexivafosamprenavirprotease inhibitor; antiviralhuman immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Lexxelenalapril/felodipine (oral)antihypertensivehigh blood pressure (hypertension)
Lialdamesalamine (oral)aminosalicylate anti-inflammatoryto control the symptoms of ulcerative colitis
Libraxchlordiazepoxide/clidiniumbenzodiazepine and anticholinergicto treat stomach ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, and intestinal problems
Libriumchlordiazepoxidebenzodiazepineanxiety; alcohol withdrawal
Lidexfluocinonide (topical)cortico-steroidskin conditions due to eczema, psoriasis, allergy
Lidocaine Viscouslidocaine hydrochloride (oral solution)local anestheticto numb the mouth and throat; to treat sore throat, mouth or esophageal sores
Lidodermlidocaine (patches)analgesicto relieve the pain of post-herpetic neuralgia (post-shingles pain)
Limbitrolamitriptyline/chlordiazepoxide (oral)antianxiety–antidepressantto treat depression and anxiety together
Limbitrol DSamitriptyline/chlordiazepoxide (oral)antianxiety–antidepressantto treat depression and anxiety together
Lioresalbaclofenmuscle relaxant and antispasticmuscle spasms (multiple sclerosis; spinal cord injury)
LipitoratorvastatinHMG-CoA reductase inhibitor; statinsto lower the LDL (bad cholesterol) and triglycerides in the blood, and to raise the HDL (good cholesterol)
Lipofenfenofibrate (oral)fibrates; lipid regulating agent; antihyperlipidemicto reduce the bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides, and to increase the good cholesterol (HDL)
Liquibid-D; Liquibid-D 1200phenylephrine/guaifenesindecongestant-expectorantto relieve congestion and stuffy nose and to treat cough
Lithobidlithiumantimanic; antidepressantbipolar disorder; manic depressive illness
Livostinlevocabastine (ophthalmic)antiallergic; antihistamineeye allergies; allergic conjunctivitis
Lo-Ovralethinyl estradiol/norgestrelfemale hormone (contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Low-Ogestrelethinyl estradiol/norgestrelfemale hormone (contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Locoidhydrocortisone butyratecortico-steroid; anti-inflammatoryinflammation; itching; swelling; redness; rashes
Loestrin Feethinyl estradiol, norethindrone, ferrous fumaratefemale hormone (oral contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Lomotilatropine/diphenoxylateantidiarrhealdiarrhea
Lonitenminoxidil (oral)vasodilator; antihypertensivehypertension (high blood pressure)
Lonoxatropine/diphenoxylateantidiarrhealdiarrhea
Lopidgemfibrozilfibrates; lipid regulating agent; antihyperlipidemicto lower cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood
Lopressormetoprolol tartratebeta blockerhigh blood pressure; angina
Lopressor HCThydrochlorothiazide/metoprololantihypertensivehypertension (high blood pressure)
Loproxciclopirox (cream, suspension)antifungalto treat athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm
Loproxciclopirox (shampoo)antifungalfor the topical treatment of seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp in adults
Lopurinallopurinol (oral)antigout; antihyperuricemicto treat gout; to lower uric acid levels
Lorabidloracarbef (oral)antibiotic; antibacterialbacterial infections
Lorcet-HDhydrocodone/acetaminophennarcotic analgesicpain
Lortabhydrocodone/acetaminophennarcotic analgesicpain
Lotemaxloteprednol (ophthalmic)cortico-steroideye inflammation; allergic conjunctivitis
Lotensinbenazepril (oral)ACE inhibitor; antihypertensivehypertension (high blood pressure)
Lotensin HCTbenazepril/hydrochlorothiazide (oral)antihypertensivehypertension (high blood pressure)
Lotrelamlodipine/benazeprilantihypertensivehypertension (high blood pressure)
Lotrimin AFclotrimazole (topical)antifungalfungal infections; yeast infections; skin infections
Lotrimin Ultrabutenafine (cream)antifungalfungal skin infections (ringworm, athlete's foot, and jock itch)
Lotrisoneclotrimazole/betamethasoneantifungal and cortico-steroidfungal infections; yeast infections; skin infections
Lotronexalosetron (oral)serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonistto treat severe cases of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women who have diarrhea as the main symptom
Lovazaomega-3-acid ethyl esters (oral)antihyperlipidemic; lipid regulating agentto reduce high triglyceride levels in the blood
Lovenoxenoxaparin sodium (injection)antithrombotic; anticoagulant (blood thinner)prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT); to prevent and treat blood clots
Loxitaneloxapineantipsychoticpsychotic disorders
Lozolindapamidethiazide-like diuretic; antihypertensivehypertension; swelling and fluid accumulation
Lufyllindyphylline (oral)bronchodilator; xanthine derivativeasthma; chronic bronchitis; emphysema
Lumiganbimatoprost (ophthalmic)antiglaucoma; prostamide analog; prostaglandin analogglaucoma or high pressure in the eye
Lunestaeszopiclone (oral)sedative hypnoticto induce sleep; to treat insomnia
Lupronleuprolideantineoplastic; antiendometrioticprostate cancer; endometriosis; fibroids
Lupron Depotleuprolideantineoplastic; antiendometrioticprostate cancer; endometriosis; fibroids
Luteraethinyl estradiol/levonorgestrelfemale hormone (contraceptive)to prevent pregnancy
Luvoxfluvoxamine (oral)selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor; antidepressantto treat obsessive-compulsive disorder
Luxiqbetamethasone (topical)cortico-steroid; anti-inflammatoryskin problems (inflammation, itching, swelling)
Lybrelethinyl estradiol/levonorgestreloral contraceptivebirth control pill (you will not have your regular monthly period for as long as you take it)
Lyricapregabalin (oral)anticonvulsant; antineuralgicnerve pain due to diabetes; post-herpetic neuralgia; fibromyalgia
Lysodrenmitotaneantiadrenal; antineoplasticto treat cancer of the adrenal glands
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