TRADE NAME - GENERIC CONVERSION CHART

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Trade Name Generic Name
Abelcet Ampho B-lipid complex
Achromycin Tetracycline
Aerosporin Polymyxin B
Agenerase Amprenavir
Albenza Albendazole
Aldara Imiquimod
Aldinamid Pyrazinamide
AmBisome Ampho B-liposomal
Amikin Amikacin
Amoxil Amoxicillin
Amphotec Ampho B-cholesteryl
Ancef Cefazolin
Ancobon Flucytosine
Anspor Cephradine
Antepar Piperazine
Antiminth Pyrantel
Apace Cefotetan
Aralen Chloroquine
Asacol Mesalamine
Atabrine Quinacrine
Augmentin Clavulanic Acid & Amoxicillin
Avelox Moxifloxacin
Azactam Aztreonam
Azlin Azlocillin
Azulfidine Sulfasalazine


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Trade Name Generic Name
Bactocill Oxacillin
Bactrim Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole
Bactroban Mupirocin
Biaxin, Clarithromycin
Bicillin Benzathine
Penicillin G
Biltricide Praziquantel


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Trade Name Generic Name
Capastat Capreomycin
Ceclor, Ceclor CD Cefaclor
Cedax Ceftibuten
Cefadyl Cephapirin
Cefizox Ceftizoxime
Cefobid Cefoperazone
Cefotan Cefotetan
Ceftin Cefuroxime axetil
Cefzil Cefprozil
Chloromycetin Chloramphenicol
Cinobac Cinoxacin
Cipro Ciprofloxacin
Claforan Cefotaxime
Cleocin Clindamycin
Coly-Mycin M Colistimethate
Combivir ZDV + 3TC
Comprecin Enoxacin
Crixivan Indinavir
Cytovene Ganciclovir


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Trade Name Generic Name
Daraprim Pyrimethamine
Dendrid Idoxuridine
Diflucan Fluconazole
Duricef Cefadroxil
Dynapen Dicloxacillin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Epivir, Epivir-HBV Lamivudine
Erythrocin Erythromycin stearate


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Trade Name Generic Name
Famvir Famciclovir
Fansidar Pyrimethamine & Sulfadoxine
Flagyl Metronidazole
Floxin Ofloxacin
Flumadine Rimantidine
Fortaz Ceftazidime
Fortovase Saquinavir
Fulvicin Griseofulvin
Fungizone Amphotericin B
Furadantin Nitrofurantoin
Furoxone Furazolidone


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Trade Name Generic Name
Gantanol Sulfamethoxazole
Gantrisin Sulfisoxazole
Garamycin Gentamicin
Geocillin Carbenicillin
Idanyl Sodium
Geopen Carbenicillin
Grisactin Griseofulvin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Halfan Halofantrine
Herplex Idoxuridine
Hiprex Methenamine hippurate
HIVID Zalcitabine
Humatin Paromomycin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Ilosone Erythromycin estolate
Ilotycin Erythromycin
INH Isoniazid
Intron A Interferon Alfa-2b
Invirase Saquinavir


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Trade Name Generic Name
Kantrex Kanamycin
Keflex Cephalexin
Keflin Cephalothin
Kefurox Cefuroxime
Keftab Cephalexin
Kefzol Cefazolin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Lamisil Terbinafine
Lamprene Clofazimine
Lariam Mefloquine
Larotid Amoxicillin
Levaquin Levofloxacin
Lincocin Lincomycin
Lomidine Pentamidine
Lorabid Loracarbef
Lotrimin Clotrimazole


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Trade Name Generic Name
Macrobid Nitrofurantoin
Macrodantin Nitrofurantoin
Malarone Atovaquone + Proguanil
Mandelamine Methenamine mandelate
Mandol Cefamandole
Maxaquin Lomefloxacin
Maxipime Cefepime
Mefoxin Cefoxitin
Mepron Atovaquone
Merrem Meropenem
Mezlin Mezlocillin
Minocin Minocycline
Mintezol Thiabendazole
Monocid Cefonicid
Monistat Miconazole
Monurol Fosfomycin
Moxam Moxalactam
Myambutol Ethambutol
Mycifradin Neomycin
Mycobutin Rifabutin
Mycostatin Nystatin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Nafcil Nafcillin
Nebcin Tobramycin
Nebupent Pentamidine aerosol
NegGram Nalidixic acid
Netromycin Netilmicin
Neutrexin Trimetrexate
Nix Permethrin
Nizoral Ketoconazole
Noroxin Norfloxacin
Norvir Ritonavir
Nydrazid Isoniazid


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Trade Name Generic Name
Omnicef Cefdinir
Omnipen Ampicillin
Oxamycin Cycloserine


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Trade Name Generic Name
Pediamycin Erythromycin
Ethyl Succinate
Pediazole Erythromycin
Ethyl Succinate & Sulfisoxazole
Peflacine Pefloxacin
Penetrex Enoxacin
Pen Vee K Penicillin V
Pentam 300 Pentamidine isethionate
Pentasa Mesalamine
Pipracil Piperacillin
Polycillin Ampicillin
Polymox Amoxicillin
Povan Pyrivinium pamoate
Precef Ceforanide
Priftin Rifapentine
Primaxin Impenem & Cilastatin
Proloprim Trimethoprim
Prostaphlin Oxacillin
Pyopen Carbenicillin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Rebetron Interferon + Ribavirin
Relenza Zanamivir
Rescriptor Delavirdine
Retin A Tretinoin
Retrovir Zidovudine (ZDV)
Rifadin Rifampin
Rifamate INH + RIF
Rifater INH + RIF + PZA
Rimactane Rifampin
Rocephin Ceftriaxone
Roferon A Interferon Alfa 2-a


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Trade Name Generic Name
Septra Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole
Seromycin Cycloserine
Silvadene Silver Sulfadiazine
Spectrobid Bacampicillin
Sporanox Itraconazole
Staphcillin Methicillin
Stoxil Idoxuridine
Stromectol Ivermectin
Sulfamylon Mafenide
Suprax Cefixime
Sustiva Efavirenz
Symmetral Amantidine
Synagis Palivizumab
Synercid Quinupristin & Dalfopristin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Tamiflu Oseltamivir
Tazicef Ceftazidime
Tegopen Cloxacillin
Tequin Gatifloxacin
Terramycin Oxytetracycline
Tetracycline
Tetracyn Tetracycline
Tetrex Tetracycline
Thalomid Thalidomide
Thiosulfil Sulfamethizole
Ticar Ticarcillin
Timentin Clavulanic Acid & Ticarcillin
Tinactin Tolnaftate
Trecator SC Ethionamide
Trobicin Spectinomycin
Trovan Trovafloxacin/Alatrofloxacin


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Trade Name Generic Name
Unasyn Ampicillin/Sulbactam
Unipen Nafcillin
Utibid Oxolinic Acid


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Trade Name Generic Name
Valtrex Nelfinavir
Vancocin Vancomycin
Vancoled Vancomycin
Vantin Cefpodoxime proxetil
Velosef Cephradine
Vermox Mebendazole
Vibramycin Doxycycline
Videx Didanosine
Vira A Vidarabine
Viracept Nelfinavir
Viramune Nevirapine
Virazole Ribavirin
Vistide Cidofovir


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Trade Name Generic Name
Zagam Sparfloxacin
Zefazone Cefmetazole
Zerit Stavudine
Ziagen Abacavir
Zinacef Cefuroxime
Zithromax Azithromycin
Zovirax Acyclovir
Zosyn Piperacillin/Tazobactam
Zyvox Linezolid


NUS = Not available in the U.S.

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REFERENCES

1. Sanford, J.P. 1991. Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 1991.

2. Sanford, J.P., et al. 1998. The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 1998, 28th ed.

3. Sanford, J.P., et al. 2000. The Sanford Guide to Antimicorbial Therapy 2000, 13th ed.


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