Friday, June 21, 2013

M L26 Pill

QUESTION: What drug is M L26 pill?

ANSWER: The pill indexed with "M" on one side and "L26" on the other is 40mg Lisinopril (generic Zestril) pill. The medicine is used to treat high blood pressure, manage heart failure and improve survival after a heart attack. The manufacturer of M L26 pills is Mylan Pharmaceuticals. It is the strongest dose of Lisinopril available in a single pill.

DESCRIPTION: Round, gray, debossed with the letter "M" on one side, and "L26" ("L" placed above "26") on the other.

Sunday, June 9, 2013

M L22 Pill

QUESTION: What drug is M L22 pill?
ANSWER: The pill indexed with "M" on one side and "L22" on the other is 2.5mg Lisinopril (generic Zestril) pill. The medicine is used to treat high blood pressure, manage heart failure and improve survival after a heart attack. The manufacturer of M L22 pills is Mylan Pharmaceuticals.

DESCRIPTION: Round, light blue, debossed with an "M" on one side, and a "L22" ("L" placed above "22") on the other.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

M 5 Pill

QUESTION: What is M 5 pill?
ANSWER: M 5 pill is 5mg Oxycodone hydrochloride, a generic variation for brand-named OxyContin, a product of Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. Unlike Mallinckrodt's "512" pill, "M 5" contains no acetaminophen, just pure oxycodone, which is an opioid pain reliever.

DESCRIPTION: Round, white, debossed with an "M" inside a square shape on one side, and a "5" placed over a score on the other.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

M P/T Pill

One more Mylan's M-indexed pill, this time it is M P/T pill. Like Mylan's M T7 pill, M P/T pill contains tramadol hydrochloride, but there is a difference between them. In M P/T pills, tramadol is combined with acetaminophen, which is a milder analgetic free of any narcotic-like effects. However, acetaminophen increases pain relieving effects of tramadol in M P/T pills.

Each M P/T pill contains 37.5 mg tramadol hcl and 325 mg acetaminophen. The medication is also available under various brand names that include Ultracet and Tramacet.

DESCRIPTION: Little round yellow to beige pill, one side is debossed with "M", the other side has "P/T" index on it.

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

M T7 Pill

QUESTION: What drug is the pill indexed with M T7?
ANSWER: M T7 pill is generic tramadol hydrochloride 50 mg pill manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The medication is also known under brand name Ultram. It is an opioid pain killer used to treat moderate to severe pain. Caution: the pill can be habit-forming! One should not take more than two M T7 pills (100 mg) at a time, or six M T7 pills (300 mg) daily. After long use, the medicine doses are recommended to be reduced gradually to avoid severe withdrawals.

DESCRIPTION: Little round white pill debossed with "M" on one side and "T7" on the other.

Monday, August 9, 2010

M 1772 Pill

M 1772 pill is generic Darvocet-N 100 pill manufactured by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. Darvocet-N 100 is a compound analgetic that consists of 100 mg propoxyphene napsylate (a mild narcotic pain reliver) and 650 mg acetaminophen (a milder pain reliever and fever reducer).

DESCRIPTION: Oblong, pink pill, one side is debossed with "M" (placed inside a square shape), the other side has a "1772" index on it.

By effects, M 1772 pills can be compared to Mylan 155 pills which are, in fact, generic Darvocet-N 100 pill, too, just manufactured by Mylan Pharms.

Sunday, August 8, 2010

M 545 Pill

QUESTION: What drug is the pill indexed M 545?
ANSWER: M 545 pill is mirtazapine (generic Remeron), an antidepressant. Each little round pill contains 45 mg mirtazapine. It is the largest amount of the medication that can be taken during the day. M 545 pill is product of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

DESCRIPTION: Little round beige-colored pill indexed with "M 545" on one side, the other side is blank.