3The generic name for Ximino. Brand/Generic 200The generic name for Ximino.
4Brand/Generic 200 What is minocycline? Ximino is a new extended release formulation of minocycline indicated for the use of moderate to severe acne.
5The brand name for avanafil. Brand/Generic 400The brand name for avanafil.
6What is Stendra? Brand/Generic 400 Stendra (avanafil) is the newest member of the PDE-5 Inhibitor class used to treat erectile dysfunction.
7The is the brand name for the newest inactivated influenza vaccine. Brand/Generic 600The is the brand name for the newest inactivated influenza vaccine.
8Brand/Generic 600 What is Flucelvax? Flucelvax utilized cultured animal cells to manufacture the vaccine instead of fertilized chicken eggs.
9The generic name for bedaquiline. Brand/Generic 800The generic name for bedaquiline.
10Brand/Generic 800 What is Sirturo? Bedaquiline is a new antimycobacterial used to treat drug-resistant tuberculosis.
11The brand name for teriflunomide. Brand/Generic 1000The brand name for teriflunomide.
12Brand/Generic 1000 What is Aubagio? Aubagio is the second oral medication for the treatment of relapsing Multiple Sclerosis.
13The new inhaled anticholenergic medication to treat COPD. Indication 200The new inhaled anticholenergic medication to treat COPD.
14What is Tudorza Pressair (aclidinium)? Indication 200What is Tudorza Pressair (aclidinium)?Tudorza Pressair is an anticholinergic medication dosed twice daily for the management of COPD. Aclidinium is selective for the M3 receptor.
15The new omega-3 fatty acid used to treat severe hypertriglyceridemia. Indication 400The new omega-3 fatty acid used to treat severe hypertriglyceridemia.
16What is Vascepa (icosapent ethyl)? Indication 400What is Vascepa (icosapent ethyl)?Icosapent ethyl is indicated to treat triglyceride levels above 500mg/dL.
17The new partial onset seizure medication. Indication 600The new partial onset seizure medication.
18What is Fycompa (perampanel)? Indication 600What is Fycompa (perampanel)?Perampanel is an AMPA-type glutamate receptor antagonist indicated as an adjunctive treatment for patients 12 years and older.
19Indication 800 The new eye drop to treat elevated intra-ocular pressure due to glaucoma.
20What is Zioptan (tafluprost)? Indication 800What is Zioptan (tafluprost)?Zioptan is a preservative free, single use prostaglandin analog eye drop.
21The new medication to treat overactive bladder. Indication 1000The new medication to treat overactive bladder.
22What is Myrbetriq (mirabegron)? Indication 1000What is Myrbetriq (mirabegron)?Myrbetriq is a beta-3 agonist which is a novel mechanism of action.
23The new fentanyl formulation. What’s New? 200The new fentanyl formulation.
24What’s New? 200 What is Subsys? Subsys is the new sublingual spray formulation of fentanyl indicated for the treatment of cancer pain.
25The effervescent tablet formulation of alendronate. What’s New? 400The effervescent tablet formulation of alendronate.
26What’s New? 400 What is Binosto? Binosto is dissolved in 120mL of room temperature tap water and the patient needs to wait for 5 minutes after effervescences stops before stirring for 10 seconds and drinking.
28What’s New? 600 What is Minivelle? Minivelle is a transdermal estradiol delivery system that is applied twice a week.
29The extended-release formulation of methylphenidate. What’s New? 800The extended-release formulation of methylphenidate.
30What is Quillivant XR? What’s New? 800 Quillivant XR is a fixed dose of methylphenidate to treat ADHD. The packing includes a dosing device that should only be used for Quillivant.
31The new live attenuate influenza vaccine. What’s New? 1000The new live attenuate influenza vaccine.
32What is FluMist Quadrivalent? What’s New? 1000What is FluMist Quadrivalent?FluMist Quadrivalent will be the only live attenuate influenza vaccine available for the flu season. There will be two Influenza B strains.
33An erythropoiesis-stimulating agent used in dialysis induced anemia. Mechanism 200An erythropoiesis-stimulating agent used in dialysis induced anemia.
34What is Omontys (peginesatide)? Mechanism 200What is Omontys (peginesatide)?Peginesatide is administered once a month and carries a Black Box Warning for the increased risk for death, cardiovascular reactions, and stroke when the target hemoglobin is above 11 g/dL.
35The new direct Factor Xa inhibitor. Mechanism 400The new direct Factor Xa inhibitor.
36What is Eliquis (apixaban)? Mechanism 400What is Eliquis (apixaban)?The third approved direct Factor Xa inhibitor indicated for non-valvular atrial fibrilation.
37The new stimulant/osmotic laxative combination. Mechanism 600The new stimulant/osmotic laxative combination.
38What is Prepopik (sodium picosulfate, magnesium oxide, citric acid)? Mechanism 600What is Prepopik (sodium picosulfate, magnesium oxide, citric acid)?Prepopik is indicated for colonoscopy prep. It comes as a powder for reconstitution at time of dosing.
39The anti-diarrheal used in anti-retroviral associated diarrhea. Mechanism 800The anti-diarrheal used in anti-retroviral associated diarrhea.
40What is Fulyzaq (crofelemer)? Mechanism 800What is Fulyzaq (crofelemer)?Fulyzaq works by inhibiting intestinal epithelial chloride channels resulting in the decrease of chloride and water secretion into the GI track.
41The new weight loss medication helping to increase satiety. Mechanism 1000The new weight loss medication helping to increase satiety.
42What is Belviq (lorcaserin) Mechanism 1000What is Belviq (lorcaserin)Lorcaserin is a 5-HT2c receptor agonist which is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise in patients with a BMI of >30 kg/m2.
43Potpourri 200The new HIV combination medication which is dispensed in its original container.
44What is Stribild (elvitegravir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, tenofovir)? Potpourri 200What is Stribild (elvitegravir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, tenofovir)?Cobicistat is the new “boosting” medication used to increase serum levels of protease inhibitors. Cobicistat does not treat HIV but inhibits CYP450 metabolism resulting in no risk of HIV resistance.
45The OTC inhaler used to treat mild asthma (non-CFC containing). Potpourri 400The OTC inhaler used to treat mild asthma (non-CFC containing).
46What is Asthmanefrin (racepinephrine)? Potpourri 400What is Asthmanefrin (racepinephrine)?Asthmanefrin is replacing Primatene Mist. The inhaler device is called the EZ Breathe Atomizer and is different from any other inhaler device currenly on the market.
47Potpourri 600The new medication used in premature infants which should be stored in the refrigerator and warmed before use.
48What is Surfaxin (lucinactant)? Potpourri 600What is Surfaxin (lucinactant)?Lucinactant is a lung surfactant indicated to prevent respiratory distress syndrome in premature infants.
49Potpourri 800The new antihistamine/steroid combination nasal spray used to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis.
50What is Dymista (azelastine/fluticasone)? Potpourri 800What is Dymista (azelastine/fluticasone)?Dymista is a prescription only combination used to treat allergic rhinitis with an onset of about 30 minutes
51Potpourri 1000The new medication for IBS which should not be used in the pediatric population and actually has a Black Box Warning for children 6 years and younger.
52What is Linzess (linaclotide)? Potpourri 1000What is Linzess (linaclotide)?Linaclotide is a Guanylate Cyclase-C agonist indicated for the use in IBS with constipation or chronic idiopathic constipation. The Black Box Warning is due to the death of juvenile mice when the adult dose was administered.