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Medicines starting with C

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These pages have links to medication factsheets produced by Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand Waitaha Canterbury Clinical Pharmacology Department or the Hillmorton Hospital Pharmacy. For more information on the factsheets produced by Te Whatu Ora Waitaha 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.

Cabergoline

Calcitriol

Calcium supplements

Candesartan

Candesartan (te reo Māori version)

Candesartan and hydrochlorothiazide

Cannabidiol and tetrahydrocannabinol (CBD and THC)

Capsaicin

Captopril

Carbamazepine for mood swings

Carbamazepine for seizures

Carbimazole

Cartia (low-dose aspirin)

Carvedilol

Carvedilol (te reo Māori version)

Cefaclor

Cefalexin

Cefazolin

Cefepime

Cefotaxime

Cefoxitin

Ceftazidime

Ceftriaxone

Cefuroxime (oral)

Cefuroxime injection

Celecoxib

Celiprolol

Cetirizine

Champix (varenicline)

Chickenpox vaccine

Chlorambucil

Chloramphenicol eye drops

Chloramphenicol eye ointment

Chlorpromazine injection

Chlorpromazine tablets

Chlortalidone

Choline salicylate gel

Ciclosporin after transplantation

Ciclosporin capsules

Ciclosporin liquid

Cilazapril

Cilazapril (te reo Māori version)

Cilazapril and hydrochlorothiazide

Cilgavimab and tixagevimab

Ciprofloxacin (oral)

Ciprofloxacin eye drops

Citalopram

Citalopram (te reo Māori version)

Clarithromycin

Clindamycin

Clobazam

Clobetasol (scalp application)

Clobetasol (shampoo)

Clobetasol (skin cream or ointment)

Clobetasone (skin cream)

Clofazimine

Clomipramine

Clonazepam

Clonidine patch

Clonidine tablet

Clopidogrel

Clopidogrel (te reo Māori version)

Clotrimazole (skin cream)

Clotrimazole (vaginal cream)

Clozapine

Co-trimoxazole (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)

Codeine

Colchicine

Colchicine (te reo Māori version)

Colecalciferol

Colestipol

Colestyramine

Colistimethate for inhalation

Colistimethate injection

Combined oral contraceptives

Combined oral contraceptives

Comirnaty (Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine)

COVID-19 vaccine (Novavax)

COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer – BioNTech)

Cyclizine

Cyclophosphamide for cancer treatment

Cyclophosphamide for inflammatory conditions (injection)

Cyclophosphamide for inflammatory conditions (oral)

Cyclophosphamide for kidney treatment

Cycloserine

Cyproterone acetate

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