generic drug

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when the patent protection for a brand-name drug expires generic versions of the drug can be offered for sale if the FDA agrees

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Finally, the index is arguably the most valuable tool for navigation within the text as it includes the various different generic drug names.
In addition to a substantial introduction to the work and the author, he provides an index of technical terms relating to substances and products, pathology and anatomy, generic drug names, and botanicals; the index also serves as an English-Arabic and Arabic-English dictionary.
New features in the 2004 edition include 1,200 updated chemical structures; 978 modified entries; 112 new generic drug names (with 54 new USAN listings); and approximately 734 recomputed molecular weights based on the latest atomic weights.
We use generic drug names in this article -- or the more familiar abbreviations AZT (generic name zidovudine), ddI (didanosine), d4T (stavudine), and 3TC (lamivudine).
The design of IRMS-CE enables users to expand their communications globally by providing a search tool for finding global content via generic drug names.
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