33Drugs Pharmacy :: Letter X
Xalacom - eye drops, related to combined antiglaucoma drugs. The drops contain 2 active components: timolol maleate, which reduces the accumulation of moisture, watery consistency in the ciliary epithelium and latanoprost, which reduces the intraocular pressure due to the acceleration of the outflow of water accumulated. The drops act already during the first hour after the beginning of their use and maximum efficiency develops after six-eight hours.
Generic Xalatan reduces pressure in the eye by increasing the amount of fluid that drains from the eye. Generic Xalatan (for the eyes) is used to treat certain types of glaucoma and other causes of high pressure inside the eye.
Generic Xarelto is an anticoagulant (blood thinner) created in order to prevent the blood clots forming. Xarelto is used as a preventive maintenance of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which influences on formation of blood clots in the lungs (pulmonary embolism). A DVT may appear after you experienced some types of surgery . Xarelto is also used by patients with heart rhythm disorder, also called atrial fibrillation, with a help of which they escape of the risk to get a stroke, caused by a blood clot.
Generic Xifaxan is an antibiotic that fights bacterial infection only in the intestines. Generic Xifaxan is used to treat travelers' diarrhea caused by E. coli in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Most people get this infection by eating food or drinking fluids that have been contaminated with the bacteria. Generic Xifaxan is also used to lower the risk of worsened brain function, or hepatic encephalopathy, in adults with liver failure. Brain function can be affected when the liver stops working and cannot remove toxic substances from the body.