WHO Model List of Essential Medicines

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The WHO Model List of Essential Medicines (EML), published by the World Health Organization (WHO), contains the medications considered to be most effective and safe to meet the most important needs in a health system.wikipedia
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Ketamine

K-holeSpecial KCalypsol
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Paracetamol

acetaminophenPanadolTylenol PM
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, which lists the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Lidocaine

lignocainexylocaineLidocaine/epinephrine
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Essential medicines

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The list is frequently used by countries to help develop their own local lists of essential medicine.
Since 1977, the WHO has published a model list of essential medicines, with the current (2019) list for adult patients containing over 400 medicines.

Ephedrine

efedrinephedrin(-)-ephedrine
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Morphine

morphiamorphine addictionmorphine sulfate
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Methadone

Methadone treatmentAmidonAmidones
Methadone is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Atropine

atropine sulfateatropine eye dropsAtropine methonitrate
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Diazepam

ValiumDizacCANA
* Diazepam
Diazepam is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system.

Midazolam

VersedDormicumMidazolam hydrochloride
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Hyoscine

scopolaminehyoscine hydrobromideburundanga
It is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Codeine

codeine phosphatecodeine hydrochlorideCod'ine
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Amitriptyline

Elavilamitriptyline hydrochlorideamitryptiline
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, which lists the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Oxygen therapy

oxygensupplemental oxygenOxygen first aid
* Oxygen
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Fluoxetine

ProzacProzakSarafem
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Docusate

dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinateDocusate sodiumColace
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system.

Isoflurane

It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Propofol

Diprivan2,6-diisopropylphenolMilk of amnesia
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Haloperidol

HaldolHaloparidolhaloperidol decanoate
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Ibuprofen

AdvilMotrinBrufen
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, which lists the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system.

Halothane

2-bromo-2-chloro-1,1,1-trifluoroethaneFluothane
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Acetylcysteine

N-acetylcysteineN''-acetylcysteineN-acetyl cysteine
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, which lists the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system.

Methylene blue

Methylthioninium chloride
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Fentanyl

ActiqDuragesicfentanyl citrate
Fentanyl patches for cancer pain are on the WHO List of Essential Medicines, which lists the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.

Dexamethasone

Decadrondexamethasone phosphateOradexon
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system.