Brand-name Drugs

A brand-name drug is under a patent that allows only the pharmaceutical company that developed the drug to sell it. A brand-name drug is more expensive than a generic drug but you might experience the same side effects or adverse effects. The brand-name drug usually have a patent on the formulation and on the active ingredient, according. A generic drug must contain the same active ingredients as the brand-name prescription drug formulation. It is believed by many people to be more safe but it surely have side effects as the generic drug.




Some side effects symptoms may be severe and you must tell your doctor as soon as you are aware of them. Adverse effects symptoms of a medication may include Diarrhea, Constipation, Vomiting, Loss of apetite, Weight changes, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Headache, Nervousness, Excitment, Sore throat, Change in sex drive or ability, Excessive sweating, fainting, seizure.