Avandamet Medication Overview

Avandamet is a prescription medication used in combination with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. It is a combination product that contains two medications: rosiglitazone, a thiazolidinedione, and metformin, a biguanide. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken with meals as directed by your doctor….

Traveling with Prescription Medications

Traveling with prescription medications. How can you avoid travel delays upon arrival to, and departure from, the United States? That’s a question patients often ask their local pharmacist or the FDA. Hi, I’m Captain Mary Kremzner and this is Drug Info Rounds, brought to you by the pharmacists in FDA’s Division of Drug Information. I…

Trizivir Medication Overview

Trizivir is a prescription medication used to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. It is a combination product that contains 3 medications: abacavir, lamivudine, and zidovudine. All 3 belong to a class of medications called NRTIs. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken twice daily, with or without food. Common side effects of…