MOXATAG (amoxicillin extended-release) tablets for oral administration are provided as blue film-coated tablets that contain 775 mg of amoxicillin as the trihydrate and are printed with ”MB-111” on one side in black edible ink. Amoxicillin is a semi-synthetic antibiotic, an… Continue Reading

Mexiletine HCl

Mexiletine hydrochloride is an orally active antiarrhythmic agent available as 150 mg, 200 mg and 250 mg capsules. 100 mg of mexiletine hydrochloride is equivalent to 83.31 mg of mexiletine base. It is a white to off-white crystalline powder with… Continue Reading


The topical corticosteroids constitute a class of primarily synthetic steroids used as anti-inflammatory and anti-pruritic agents. Hydrocortisone acetate is a member of this class. Hydrocortisone acetate has a molecular formula of CHO, and its molecular weight of 404.50. The CAS… Continue Reading

Minocycline Hydrochloride

Minocycline hydrochloride, a semisynthetic derivative of tetracycline, is 4,7-Bis(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,10,12,12a-tetrahydroxy- 1,11-dioxo-2-naphthacenecarboxamide monohydrochloride. Its structural formula is:                                                CHNO•HCL                                                       M.W. 493.94 Minocycline hydrochloride tablets for oral administration contain minocycline HCl equivalent to 50 mg, 75 mg or 100 mg of minocycline. In addition,… Continue Reading


MINIZIDE is a combination of MINIPRESS (prazosin hydrochloride) plus RENESE (polythiazide). MINIPRESS (prazosin hydrochloride), a quinazoline derivative, is the first of that chemical class of antihypertensives. It is the hydrochloride salt of 1-(4-amino-6,7-dimethoxy-2-quinazolinyl)-4-(2-furoyl) piperazine and its structural formula is: It… Continue Reading

Milrinone Lactate in Dextrose

Milrinone Lactate in 5% Dextrose Injection is a sterile, aqueous solution of milrinone in 5% dextrose. It is administered by the intravenous route. It is premixed and requires no further dilution. Milrinone is a member of a new class of… Continue Reading


Methadone Hydrochloride Injection, USP, 10 mg/mL is an opioid analgesic. Each milliliter of Methadone Hydrochloride Injection contains 10 mg (0.029 mmol) of methadone hydrochloride, equivalent to 8.95 mg of methadone free base. Methadone hydrochloride is a white, crystalline material that… Continue Reading


Methimazole (1-methylimidazole-2-thiol) is a white, crystalline substance that is freely soluble in water. It differs chemically from the drugs of the thiouracil series primarily because it has a 5- instead of a 6-membered ring. Each tablet contains 5 or 10… Continue Reading


Methocarbamol tablets, USP, a carbamate derivative of guaifenesin, are a central nervous system (CNS) depressant with sedative and musculoskeletal relaxant properties. The chemical name of methocarbamol is 3-(2-methoxyphenoxy)-1,2-propanediol 1-carbamate and has the empirical formula CHNO. Its molecular weight is 241.24.… Continue Reading


MONISTAT-DERM (miconazole nitrate 2%) Cream contains miconazole nitrate* 2%, formulated into a water-miscible base consisting of pegoxol 7 stearate, peglicol 5 oleate, mineral oil, benzoic acid, butylated hydroxyanisole and purified water. *Chemical name: 1-[2,4-dicholoro-B-{(2,5-dichlorobenzyl) oxy} phenethyl] imidazole mononitrate.