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Medication factsheets

These pages have links to medication factsheets produced by the Canterbury DHB Clinical Pharmacology Department or the Hillmorton Hospital Pharmacy. For more information on the factsheets produced by the Canterbury DHB Clinical Pharmacology Department, see My Medicines.

To find information on a medication, browse the list of medications below. You can also use the SEARCH box at the top of this page. The medications are listed by their generic names (non-brand names). Common brand names are also listed.

With the support of the Health Quality and Safety Commission New Zealand, My Medicines has produced Te Reo Māori versions of many commonly used medications. See Medication factsheets in Te Reo Māori for a list of these medications.

Baclofen

Baraclude (entecavir)

Beclometasone

Beclometasone (Te Reo Māori version)

Beclazone (beclometasone)

Bendroflumethiazide

Bendroflumethiazide (Te Reo Māori version)

Benzathine penicillin

Benzatropine

Benzbromarone

Benzbromarone (Te Reo Māori version)

Benzodiazepines and zopiclone

Benzylpenicillin

Betahistine

Betamethasone (scalp application)

Betamethasone (skin cream or ointment)

Betamethasone (skin lotion)

Bezafibrate

Bicalutamide

Bisacodyl

Bisoprolol

Bisoprolol (Te Reo Māori version)

Bivalirudin

Bricanyl (terbutaline)

Bromocriptine

Brufen (ibuprofen)

Buccal midazolam for palliative patients

Budesonide (oral)

Budesonide and formoterol

Budesonide me te formoterol (Te Reo Māori version)

Budesonide inhaler

Budesonide (hei whakangā) (Te Reo Māori version)

Bulk laxatives

Bumetanide

Bumetanide (Te Reo Māori version)

Bupropion

Bupropion for depression

Buspirone