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Psoriasis Causes - Rabies Transmission

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Psoriasis Causes to Rabies Transmission. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • Psoriasis Causes
    As this eMedTV page explains, psoriasis is caused by a malfunction in the immune system. It can also run in families. This article covers each of the possible causes in more detail, including certain factors (such as stress) that may cause flare-ups.
  • Psoriasis Cure
    There is no psoriasis cure, but symptoms can be improved with proper treatment and care. This part of the eMedTV library discusses the study of genetics, medications, and laser light in the search for a cure for this condition.
  • Psoriasis Diagnosis
    To make a psoriasis diagnosis, the doctor usually starts by examining the affected area of skin. This part of the eMedTV library describes the process of diagnosing this condition and gives a brief description of some of the different types of psoriasis.
  • Psoriasis Medication
    Medicines for psoriasis often comes in the form of a topical ointment, pill, or injection. This article from the eMedTV library describes in detail the different psoriasis medication, including information on associated risks and benefits.
  • Psoriasis Research
    As this eMedTV page explains, current research on psoriasis is focused on finding new treatments and understanding the genetic aspects of the disease. This Web article takes an in-depth look at the latest research on this condition.
  • Psoriasis Treatment
    For most people, psoriasis treatment consists of topical treatment, light therapy, and medicine. As this eMedTV page explains, the correct combination is often found through trial and error. This page discusses each treatment for psoriasis in detail.
  • Psoriassis
    Psoriasis is a chronic disorder characterized by scaling and swelling of the skin. This eMedTV resource describes why psoriasis occurs and explains what factors can worsen this skin disease. Psoriassis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
    In someone with psoriatic arthritis, the joints (and sometimes other areas of the body) become inflamed. This eMedTV page gives an overview of this condition, noting in particular who it affects and how often it occurs, as well as possible symptoms.
  • Psoriatic Arthritis Medications
    Psoriatic arthritis medications -- such as NSAIDs or DMARDs -- serve various purposes. This eMedTV page explains that while some drugs relieve pain or improve stiffness, others are used to reduce inflammation or to slow the course of the disease.
  • Learn About Psoriatic Arthritis Symptoms
    This page on the eMedTV site lists some possible signs and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis, such as joint stiffness and eye inflammation. This segment also explains that symptoms can vary, depending on the type of psoriatic arthritis a person has.
  • Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment
    This eMedTV article discusses a number of treatment options for psoriatic arthritis, such as lifestyle changes and medications. This page also explains why someone with psoriatic arthritis may need to see several different types of healthcare providers.
  • Psoriatic Arthritus
    Psoriatic arthritis is a form of arthritis that only affects people with psoriasis. This eMedTV page covers symptoms of psoriatic arthritis and lists risk factors for this condition. Psoriatic arthritus is a common misspelling of psoriatic arthritis.
  • Psoriaze
    Psoriasis is a skin condition that leaves people with patches of red, scaly skin. This part of the eMedTV library describes these symptoms in more detail and explains what causes this skin disease. Psoriaze is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psoriazis
    Most psoriasis results in patches of thick, red skin with silvery scales. This eMedTV segment explores the causes of psoriasis and explains what treatment options are available for this skin disorder. Psoriazis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psoriosis
    People with psoriasis often have patches of red, scaly skin. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains what causes this skin disease and lists certain things that can worsen this condition. Psoriosis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psorisas
    Psoriasis is a skin disorder that occurs when T cells in the immune system become too active. This eMedTV article offers more information on why psoriasis occurs and lists treatments for this condition. Psorisas is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psorisis
    Psoriasis is a disorder characterized by scaling and swelling of the skin. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at psoriasis and its causes, symptoms, and various treatment options. Psorisis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psorosis
    People with psoriasis, a skin disorder, often have red, scaly patches on their skin. This page on the eMedTV Web site explores the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this inflammatory disease. Psorosis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Psuedoephedrine
    Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant medicine available over the counter. This eMedTV article covers what this drug is used for and explains what you should be aware of before using the product. Pseudophedrine is a common misspelling of pseudoephedrine.
  • Psuedofedrine
    Pseudoephedrine is an over-the-counter drug used for treating nasal congestion. This eMedTV page lists other pseudoephedrine uses and explains what you should be aware of before using the drug. Psuedofedrine is a common misspelling of pseudoephedrine.
  • Psuedophedrine
    Pseudoephedrine is a non-prescription decongestant used to treat sinus and nasal congestion. This eMedTV article further describes this drug and explains what side effects may occur. Psuedophedrine is a common misspelling of pseudoephedrine.
  • Psychogenic Seizures
    Psychogenic seizures may look like epileptic seizures, but they are caused by psychological factors. This eMedTV page provides detailed information about these types of seizures and explains why they must be treated differently from epileptic seizures.
  • Psychosocial Therapy for Schizophrenics
    Psychosocial therapy for schizophrenics can include rehabilitation and cognitive-behavioral therapy. This eMedTV page offers a more in-depth look at the uses and benefits of psychosocial therapy for schizophrenia.
  • Psychotherapy for Depression
    This eMedTV article describes how psychotherapy can be used to treat depression. It covers the research that has been done on this topic and explains how this type of treatment can help change the negative thinking that often accompanies depression.
  • PTSD
    PTSD is a psychiatric disorder that develops in some people who experience or witness a terrifying event. As this eMedTV page explains, however, people with the condition can be helped through medications and carefully targeted psychotherapy.
  • PTSD in Children
    Anything from natural disasters to sexual abuse can cause PTSD in children. This portion of the eMedTV library further explores the disorder in children and adolescents, and discusses symptoms and treatment options that are available.
  • PTSD Symptoms
    When someone has PTSD, symptoms can be as minor as having trouble falling asleep or as severe as drug abuse. This eMedTV resource describes these and other symptoms in detail, offers tips on how to handle them, and explains treatment options.
  • PTSD Treatment
    This segment from the eMedTV Web site describes various forms of treatment for PTSD, including eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) and group therapy. It also discusses the use of certain medications, like Prozac and Zoloft.
  • PTU
    People who have an overactive thyroid may be prescribed a drug called PTU. This segment of the eMedTV library takes a detailed look at this medication, with information on side effects, when and how to take it, dosing information, and more.
  • PTU Side Effects
    Drowsiness, nausea, and headache are some of the possible side effects of PTU. This eMedTV Web page lists other possible problems with this drug and describes which ones are serious and should be reported to a healthcare provider.
  • Pubic Lice
    Also known as "crabs," pubic lice are small insects that typically infest the pubic hair. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at pubic lice, including information on what they look like, how they are diagnosed, and how they are treated.
  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
    As this eMedTV page explains, pubic lice (also known as "crabs") are blood-sucking insects that are most often found in the genital area. This article gives a brief description of how they are transmitted, common symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Pullmicort
    People with asthma may be prescribed Pulmicort to help prevent attacks. This page of the eMedTV archives provides a brief overview of this drug and includes a link to more detailed information. Pullmicort is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmacort
    Pulmicort is a prescription medicine used to prevent asthma attacks by opening up the airways to the lungs. This eMedTV page also outlines some of the factors that will determine your Pulmicort dosage. Pulmacort is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmacourt
    Pulmicort is a prescription drug often used to prevent asthma attacks. This segment of the eMedTV library provides a brief overview of the drug and offers a link to more information. Pulmacourt is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmanary Fibrosis
    Pulmonary fibrosis is a progressive disease that occurs as a result of repeated injury to the lung tissue. This eMedTV segment gives an overview of the condition and how it is treated. Pulmanary fibrosis is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Pulmicort
    Pulmicort is a prescription medicine approved to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV article describes how Pulmicort works to open up the airways, offers some recommendations on taking the drug, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Pulmicort 180 mcg Flexhaler
    Adults with asthma typically start with two inhalations of Pulmicort 180 mcg Flexhaler twice a day. This eMedTV page also offers Pulmicort Flexhaler dosing guidelines for children ages six and older and discusses the use of the drug in young children.
  • Pulmicort 90 mcg Flexhaler
    The Pulmicort inhaler comes in two strengths: Pulmicort 90 mcg Flexhaler and Pulmicort 180 mcg Flexhaler. This eMedTV resource explains how to use the Pulmicort Flexhaler and offers dosing recommendations for both adults and children.
  • Pulmicort Flexhaler
    As this eMedTV article explains, the Pulmicort Flexhaler is a special kind of inhaler that is used twice a day to prevent asthma attacks. This segment also explains what you should discuss with your healthcare provider before using this product.
  • Pulmicort for Children
    There are two forms of Pulmicort for children: Pulmicort Flexhaler and Pulmicort Respules. This page on the eMedTV Web site covers the age requirements for these products and explains how often Pulmicort is taken each day.
  • Pulmicort Indications
    Pulmicort is a prescription medicine licensed for the prevention of asthma attacks. This article from the eMedTV Web site explores Pulmicort indications in more detail and discusses the use of this asthma medication in young children.
  • Pulmicort Inhaler
    Pulmicort is an asthma medication that comes in two forms: an inhaler and Pulmicort Respules. This eMedTV page describes how to use the Pulmicort inhaler and Respules, and explains what to discuss with your healthcare provider before using this drug.
  • Pulmicort Inhaler Side Effects
    Common Pulmicort inhaler side effects include coughing, diarrhea, and runny nose. This eMedTV resource also lists rare but possible Pulmicort side effects, as well as potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Pulmicort Respules
    In order to use Pulmicort Respules, you must have a nebulizer. As this eMedTV page explains, Pulmicort Respules contain a liquid form of the drug that is used in a device that changes liquid drugs into fine droplets that are inhaled into the lungs.
  • Pulmicort Respules 0.25 mg
    As this eMedTV article explains, Pulmicort dosing for children ages one to six ranges from Pulmicort Respules 0.25 mg once daily to 50 mg twice daily. This page discusses Pulmicort Respules dosing in more detail.
  • Pulmicort Respules 0.5 mg
    The maximum recommended dosage for children under six years old is Pulmicort Respules 0.5 mg twice daily. This eMedTV segment explains how Pulmicort Respules dosing varies and also offers dosing guidelines for using the inhaler form of the drug.
  • Pulmicort Side Effects
    Common Pulmicort side effects may include runny nose, sore throat, or thrush. This portion of the eMedTV archives lists other commonly reported side effects, as well as those that require prompt medical attention and should be reported to a doctor.
  • Pulmicourt
    Pulmicort is a prescription drug used to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works, its various forms, and common side effects. There is also a link to more information. Pulmicourt is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulminary Fibrosis
    Pulmonary fibrosis is a disease characterized by scarring and thickening that occurs in lung tissues. This eMedTV article talks briefly about this condition and its symptoms. Pulminary fibrosis is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Pulmocart
    Pulmicort can be used to help prevent asthma attacks from occurring. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug works, the forms it is available in, dosing, and possible side effects. Pulmocart is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmocord
    This eMedTV article explains why Pulmicort is considered a "controller" asthma medication. It also explains how the drug works and how often it is taken. A link to more information is also included. Pulmocord is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmocort
    If you have asthma, your doctor may prescribe Pulmicort. This eMedTV article explores some potential side effects of Pulmicort, explains how the drug works, and offers general dosage information. Pulmocort is a common misspelling of Pulmicort.
  • Pulmonary Embolism
    A pulmonary embolism is a dangerous condition that can occur when a blood clot lodges in the lung. This eMedTV article tells you what you need to know about why this blockage is so serious, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Pulmonary Embolism Prevention
    As this eMedTV page explains, you can reduce your risk of pulmonary embolism by taking steps to avoid deep vein thrombosis (DVT). This page lists ways of preventing pulmonary embolism and DVT, such as exercising your lower leg muscles on long car trips.
  • Pulmonary Embolism Statistics
    Pulmonary embolism statistics offer a quick overview of the condition. As the statistics in this eMedTV article explain, 60,000 people die from pulmonary embolism each year in the United States. This page offers current pulmonary embolism statistics.
  • Pulmonary Embolism Treatment
    Blood-thinning medications and surgery are among the most common pulmonary embolism treatments. This page of the eMedTV Web site describes these and other options in detail, including vena cava filters and clot-dissolving drugs.
  • Pulmonary Fibroses
    Pulmonary fibrosis is characterized by inflammation and thickening of lung tissue. This eMedTV resource gives a brief overview and provides a link to more detailed information. Pulmonary fibroses is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Characterized by scarred lung tissue, pulmonary fibrosis is a disease that can result from other conditions. This eMedTV article describes the symptoms of pulmonary fibrosis, explores the causes of this condition, and lists available treatments.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Diagnosis
    In order to make a pulmonary fibrosis diagnosis, your doctor will need to perform a physical exam. This eMedTV Web page lists various diagnostic tests that may be used and discusses the factors your doctor will consider before making a diagnosis.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Information
    This eMedTV segment features some basic information on pulmonary fibrosis, a condition associated with scarring and thickening of the lung tissues. This article lists the characteristic symptoms, discusses treatment, and includes a link to learn more.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Prognosis
    The prognosis for pulmonary fibrosis varies from person to person. This eMedTV page lists the factors that your doctor will consider before making a pulmonary fibrosis prognosis and discusses the possible life expectancy for people with the disease.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Treatment
    Drugs, oxygen therapy, and pulmonary rehabilitation are all aspects of treatment for pulmonary fibrosis. This eMedTV segment lists other options available for treating this condition and describes each method in more detail.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosus
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, pulmonary fibrosis can result in symptoms such as shortness of breath and a dry, hacking cough that will not go away. Pulmonary fibrosus is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Pulmonary Fybrosis
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, pulmonary fibrosis is characterized by scarring and thickening deep inside the lungs. This article offers a brief overview of the condition. Pulmonary fybrosis is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Pulmonary Hypertension and Tracleer
    Tracleer can treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) by preventing blood vessels from constricting. This eMedTV article examines the benefits of using this drug, as well as details on how it works. It also links to more details.
  • Pulmonary Stenosis
    Pulmonary stenosis is a congenital heart disease in which the pulmonary valve of the heart is restricted. This eMedTV segment explains how the conditions is diagnosed and treated. People with mild cases typically require no treatment.
  • Pulmozyme
    Pulmozyme is a drug that can help improve lung function in people with cystic fibrosis. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at the drug, explaining how it works, possible side effects, tips and precautions for those taking it, and more.
  • Pulmunary Fibrosis
    Pulmonary fibrosis, as this eMedTV article explains, is characterized by scarring and thickening that occurs to lung tissues. This Web page takes a brief look at this condition. Pulmunary fibrosis is a common misspelling of pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Purinethol
    Purinethol is a medicine licensed for the treatment of acute lymphatic leukemia (ALL). This page of the eMedTV site presents more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Purinethol 50 Mg
    Although Purinethol comes in only one strength (50 mg), your dose is based on your weight and other factors. This eMedTV page examines the dosing guidelines for this medicine and provides a link to more details.
  • Purinethol Chemotherapy Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Purinethol is a drug used to treat acute lymphatic leukemia, a type of blood and bone marrow cancer. This page offers more information on the chemotherapy drug, including safety issues associated with using Purinethol.
  • Pycnegenol
    Pycnogenol is an extract made from the bark of a specific tree. This eMedTV Web page takes a brief look at this dietary supplement and also offers a link to more in-depth information. Pycnegenol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pycnogel
    Pycnogenol, as this page of the eMedTV archives explains, is a dietary supplement that offers a wide range of health benefits. A few of these benefits are listed, as are possible side effects. Pycnogel is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pycnogenol
    Pycnogenol is a dietary supplement that possibly treats several health conditions. This eMedTV Web article describes Pycnogenol in more detail, including information on its beneficial properties, safety concerns, and possible side effects.
  • Pycnogenol Dosage
    Pycnogenol dosing guidelines have not been clearly established. This eMedTV Web page explains that although the safest and most effective Pycnogenol dosage is unknown, several studies have used doses ranging from 25 mg to 360 mg per day.
  • Pycnogenol Liquid Supplements
    If you are looking for information on liquid Pycnogenol supplements, this eMedTV article is a great place to start. It describes what Pycnogenol is used for, where it comes from, and more. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Pycnogenol Side Effects
    Possible side effects of pycnogenol may include headaches, dizziness, and nausea. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explores other possible side effects and explains when you may need to seek immediate medical attention.
  • Pycnoginal
    Pycnogenol is a dietary supplement made from the bark of the French maritime pine tree. This eMedTV article offers more information on this product and includes a link to more information. Pycnoginal is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pycnogynol
    Pycnogenol, as this eMedTV page explains, is a natural supplement used for a variety of health benefits. This page briefly describes the source of Pycnogenol, some of its benefits, and side effects. Pycnogynol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pycogenol
    This eMedTV page explains that Pycnogenol supposedly works to treat several health conditions, such as high blood pressure. This page also covers some of the possible side effects of the product. Pycogenol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pycongenol
    This page of the eMedTV Web site provides a brief discussion on Pycnogenol, a common dietary supplement. The page lists possible health benefits as well as a few side effects. Pycongenol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pyconogenol
    Pycnogenol is a supplement that is claimed to offer several health benefits. This page of the eMedTV library provides a brief overview of Pycnogenol and includes a link to more information. Pyconogenol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pyelonephritis
    Pyelonephritis is an infection that can develop if bacteria from the bladder get into the kidneys. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at this condition, including information about causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
  • Pygnogenol
    Pycnogenol is a dietary supplement that is claimed to offer a wide variety of health benefits. This eMedTV segment briefly describes the supplement, including possible side effects. Pygnogenol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pygnoginol
    Pycnogenol is a common dietary supplement that is claimed to provide several health benefits. This eMedTV segment describes these benefits and warns that not everyone should take this supplement. Pygnoginol is a common misspelling of Pycnogenol.
  • Pyridoxine
    Pyridoxine is a water-soluble vitamin that is essential for the formation of hemoglobin. This eMedTV Web page further explains what pyridoxine is used for, describes how the supplement works, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Pyriformis Syndrome
    As this eMedTV article discusses, piriformis syndrome is a neuromuscular disorder that occurs when a certain muscle compresses the sciatic nerve. This page also covers possible symptoms. Pyriformis syndrome is a common misspelling of piriformis syndrome.
  • Qnasl
    Qnasl is a type of "dry" nasal spray prescribed to treat symptoms of seasonal or year-round allergies. This eMedTV article contains a detailed overview of this product, including how it works, instructions for using it properly, side effects, and more.
  • Qoliana
    Qoliana eye drops are prescribed to treat ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma. This eMedTV resource features an overview of this medicine, including details on how it works to lower eye pressure, side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
  • Qsimia
    This eMedTV Web selection discusses how the prescription drug Qsymia may be beneficial for people who want to lose weight. This page explains who this drug is approved for and offers some dosing tips. Qsimia is a common misspelling of Qsymia.
  • Qsymia
    Qsymia is a drug prescribed to help certain people lose weight and keep it off. This eMedTV article features a detailed look at the medication, including how it works, who it is designed for, possible side effects, and more.
  • Qsymia Side Effects
    Some people who take Qsymia may experience side effects, such as dizziness, insomnia, or constipation. This eMedTV resource examines the results of extensive clinical trials on this drug, including common and potentially serious problems that may occur.
  • Qualaquin
    Qualaquin is a prescription medicine used to treat malaria. This eMedTV Web selection provides a complete overview of this medication, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Qualiquin
    Qualaquin is a prescribed medicine used for treating uncomplicated (or mild) malaria. This eMedTV Web page covers how this drug works, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects. Qualiquin is a common misspelling of Qualaquin.
  • Quartette
    Quartette is a birth control pill that contains four different phases of pills in each pack. This eMedTV article describes this form of contraception in more detail, explains how it works, lists some of the potential side effects, and more.
  • Quasense
    Quasense is an extended-cycle birth control pill that allows women to only have four periods each year. This eMedTV Web page describes the drug in more detail, listing possible side effects and discussing some general precautions of the pill.
  • Quazepam
    Quazepam is a medication that can be prescribed for the treatment of insomnia. This page of the eMedTV library explains how the drug works to cause sleepiness, lists potential side effects, and offers dosing guidelines for the medication.
  • Quercetin
    Quercetin is a flavonoid commonly found in supplements used for treating allergies and other conditions. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this product, explores its effectiveness, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Quercetin Dosage
    A safe and effective dosage for quercetin has not been established at this time. This page from the eMedTV site explains why consistently safe and effective dosing is difficult for quercetin products and offers tips for finding a reliable manufacturer.
  • Quercetin for Allergies
    Many people treat their allergies with quercetin, but the supplement is also used for other conditions. This eMedTV segment lists other claimed quercetin benefits and discusses the product's effectiveness for these various conditions.
  • Quercetin for Gout
    Some people claim that it is beneficial to use the dietary supplement quercetin for gout. This eMedTV resource lists other claimed quercetin benefits and explains whether there is evidence to show that the product really works for these uses.
  • Quercetin Health Benefits
    Quercetin is claimed to be beneficial for treating cancer, infections, and various other conditions. This eMedTV Web page explores other possible health benefits of quercetin and explains whether this supplement should be given to children.
  • Quercetin Side Effects
    Short-term use of quercetin appears to be unlikely to cause serious side effects in most adults. This eMedTV segment lists possible side effects of quercetin and explains which problems are potentially serious and require medical attention.
  • Quercetin Supplement Information
    Quercetin is a dietary supplement that is claimed to be useful for treating allergies and other conditions. This eMedTV segment provides more information on quercetin supplements, including important warnings and precautions.
  • Quercetin Supplements
    Although quercetin can be obtained through the diet, it is also available in dietary supplements. This eMedTV article describes the effects of supplemental quercetin and explains who should talk to their doctor before using this particular product.
  • Querciten
    Quercetin is a dietary supplement claimed to provide many health benefits, including antioxidant effects. This eMedTV article further explores the possible benefits of quercetin supplementation. Querciten is a common misspelling of quercetin.
  • Quercitin
    Quercetin is a flavonoid that is claimed to provide numerous health benefits. This eMedTV Web page explains what quercetin is used for and offers general warnings and precautions for this supplement. Quercitin is a common misspelling of quercetin.
  • Questran
    Questran is a drug that is licensed to treat high cholesterol and itching caused by certain liver diseases. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at how the drug works, including the expected results and dosing information.
  • Questran Medicine
    Questran is a medication used to lower cholesterol and relieve itching due to partial biliary obstruction. This eMedTV Web resource briefly describes this medicine, exploring how to take it and some of the factors that will affect your dose.
  • Quetiapine
    Quetiapine is a prescription drug used to help control symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed look at the drug, including its effects, dosing information, potential side effects, and more.
  • Quetiapine Fumarate
    As explained in this eMedTV article, quetiapine fumarate is approved to treat bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. This Web page offers more information on this atypical antipsychotic, with details on how to take it, what to expect, and more.
  • Quinapril
    Quinapril is a drug that treats several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV segment covers how quinapril works to treat high blood pressure and also lists several dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Quinapril Hydrochloride
    People take quinapril hydrochloride to treat high blood pressure and symptoms of congestive heart failure. This eMedTV selection talks about this prescription medication in more detail, including dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Quinaretic
    Quinaretic is a prescription medication that is licensed to control high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at this drug and its uses, effects, and potential side effects.
  • Quinin
    Quinine is a prescription antimalarial medication. This page from the eMedTV Web library explores this drug, including how it works to treat uncomplicated (or mild) malaria. Some side effects are also discussed. Quinin is a common misspelling of quinine.
  • Quinine
    Quinine is a drug prescribed to treat mild cases of malaria. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works to kill a specific parasite, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Quinine for Cramps
    This eMedTV article explains that kidney damage and potentially fatal blood reactions may occur when using quinine (Qualaquin) for nighttime leg cramps. This page describes other potential problems that may occur and lists different treatment options.
  • Quinine for Leg Cramps
    If you are using quinine for leg cramps, it is important to know that this use could cause serious problems. This eMedTV page describes some of the potentially life-threatening reactions that could occur when using quinine for this unapproved use.
  • Quinine Pills
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, quinine is a prescription medication used to treat mild cases of malaria. This page offers more information on quinine pills (capsules), including general dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Quinine Sulphate
    Available by prescription only, quinine is used to treat a mild form of malaria (uncomplicated malaria). This eMedTV Web page explains how this drug is taken and possible side effects. Quinine sulphate is a common variation of quinine sulfate.
  • Quinine Tablets
    This eMedTV page explains that there is no tablet form of quinine; it is only available in the form of capsules. This article gives a brief overview of tips for effectively using this medication. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Quinipril
    This eMedTV resource examines quinapril, a drug that treats conditions (such as high blood pressure) that are related to the heart and blood vessels. This page covers quinapril dosing and strengths. Quinipril is a common misspelling of quinapril.
  • Quixin
    Quixin is an eye drop prescribed to treat certain bacterial infections of the eye. This page of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview of this eye medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Qvar
    Qvar is a prescription medicine that is used for the prevention of asthma attacks. This part of the eMedTV archives explains how Qvar works, offers suggestions on when and how to use the inhaler, and describes the effects of the medication.
  • Qvar for Children
    Healthcare providers can prescribe Qvar for children as young as five years old. This article found on the eMedTV Web site further discusses the use of this medication in children and offers information on how Qvar works to prevent asthma attacks.
  • Qvar Side Effects
    Some of the most common Qvar side effects seen in clinical trials include sore throat, headache, and nausea. This eMedTV article lists other common side effects of Qvar, as well as serious problems that should be reported to your doctor immediately.
  • Qysmia
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