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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.

Labetalol

Lactulose

Lamivudine

Lamotrigine for mood swings

Lamotrigine for seizures

Lansoprazole

Lasix (furosemide)

Laxsol (docusate and sennoside B)

Leflunomide

Letrozole

Leuprorelin

Levetiracetam

Levodopa and benserazide

Levodopa and carbidopa

Levomepromazine injection

Levomepromazine tablets

Levonorgestrel (emergency contraception)

Levonorgestrel implant

Levonorgestrel IUS

Levothyroxine (thyroxine)

Linezolid injection

Linezolid liquid

Linezolid tablets

Lipex (simvastatin)

Lisinopril

Lisuride

Lithium

LOLA (L-ornithine-L-aspartate)

Loperamide

Lopinavir and ritonavir

Loraclear (loratadine)

Loratadine

Lorazepam

Lorazepam (before procedures)

Lormetazepam

Losartan

Losartan (Te Reo Māori version)

Losartan and hydrochlorothiazide

Losec (omeprazole)