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Rowasa Enema - Scabies in Pets

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Rowasa Enema to Scabies in Pets. 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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  • Rowasa Enema
    As this eMedTV page explains, Rowasa is a prescription ulcerative colitis drug that is used as an enema. This article looks at what types of ulcerative colitis it can treat, what to expect, and more. A link to more information is also included.
  • Rowasa Side Effects
    Rowasa side effects may include the flu, a fever, and abdominal pain (or stomach pain). This page on the eMedTV site lists other common side effects of Rowasa, describes less common problems, and explains which side effects require medical attention.
  • Rowasa Uses
    Rowasa is used for treating ulcerative colitis that affects just the rectum and the last part of the colon. This eMedTV article explains how Rowasa works, describes the effects of the drug, and covers possible "off-label" Rowasa uses.
  • Roxicet
    Roxicet is approved for the treatment of moderate to moderately severe pain. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including information on how it works, tips on taking it, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Roxicet Addiction
    If you are going through a Roxicet prescription too quickly, you may be addicted to the drug. This eMedTV page lists possible signs of a Roxicet addiction and offers suggestions on what to do if you or someone else appears to be addicted to it.
  • Roxicet Pain Medication
    A prescription medication, Roxicet is used to treat pain caused by surgery, migraines, and other causes. This eMedTV segment briefly describes this narcotic, with details on dosing and available forms. Also included in this page is a link to learn more.
  • Roxicette
    This eMedTV article explains that Roxicet is a prescription medication used to treat certain types of pain. This page also covers general dosing guidelines and describes possible overdose symptoms. Roxicette is a common misspelling of Roxicet.
  • Rozarem
    Rozerem is a prescription drug that is used to treat insomnia in people who have trouble falling asleep. This eMedTV page offers more information on Rozerem and its uses, effects, and possible side effects. Rozarem is a common misspelling of Rozerem.
  • Rozeram
    Rozerem is a prescription sleep medicine approved to help people who have difficulty falling asleep. This eMedTV Web segment offers a brief overview of the uses and possible side effects of the drug. Rozeram is a common misspelling of Rozerem.
  • Rozerem
    Rozerem, a prescription insomnia medicine, is used for helping those who have trouble falling asleep. This eMedTV Web page contains general information on Rozerem and its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Rozerem and Prolactin Levels
    A common side effect of Rozerem is increased prolactin levels. This section of the eMedTV library further discusses the link between this drug and prolactin levels, listing symptoms that may occur as a result of high prolactin levels.
  • Rozerem and Weight Gain
    Weight gain is a common side effect of some drugs, but as this eMedTV segment explains, there doesn't appear to be a connection between Rozerem and weight gain. Clinical studies suggest that weight gain is not a rare or common side effect of Rozerem.
  • Rozerum
    A doctor may prescribe Rozerem to help treat insomnia in people who have difficulty falling asleep. This eMedTV Web article describes possible side effects of Rozerem and covers some general precautions. Rozerum is a common misspelling of Rozerem.
  • RSD
    RSD, or reflex sympathetic dystrophy, is characterized by continuous, intense pain that worsens over time. This eMedTV segment offers a description of the disorder, including causes, symptoms, treatment options, and prognosis.
  • RSD Disease
    This part of the eMedTV site takes a look at reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD). It explains some of the common symptoms of RSD, such as intense pain, and describes a few treatment options for this disease. A link to more information is also included.
  • RSD Prognosis
    An RSD prognosis is a prediction of the likely course and outcome of this chronic pain condition. This eMedTV Web page provides an explanation of the reasoning and support behind a person's prognosis, which can vary among individuals.
  • RSD Research
    This eMedTV segment offers vital information on the newest RSD research, including a detailed description of each area of focus. Current research is focused on finding the cause of the condition, new treatments, and understanding how it progresses.
  • RSD Symptoms
    Depending on which of the three stages a person is at, RSD symptoms vary in severity and duration. This eMedTV article explains these stages and associated signs and symptoms of RSD in detail, of which chronic pain is the most common symptom.
  • RSV
    RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) is a contagious virus that causes respiratory infections. This selection from the eMedTV archives discusses the transmission, risk factors, symptoms, and treatment of this virus.
  • RSV Disease
    As explained in this eMedTV article, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) can cause difficulty breathing and other symptoms of lower respiratory tract disease. This Web page gives a brief overview of RSV and includes a link to more information.
  • RSV in Adults
    Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in adults is typically less severe than RSV in children or the elderly. This eMedTV segment explains the transmission, symptoms, incubation period, and treatment of RSV in adults.
  • RSV in Infants
    RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) is very common in infants between the ages of one and six months. This eMedTV resource covers the risk factors, transmission, symptoms, and treatment of infant RSV.
  • RSV Prevention
    Two ways of preventing RSV include good infection control practices and monthly injections of Synagis. This eMedTV article discusses good practices, such as frequent handwashing, for the prevention of this virus.
  • RSV Symptoms
    Fever, runny nose, cough, and wheezing are possible symptoms of RSV. As this eMedTV article explains, they are often similar to symptoms of the common cold. This page describes a number of symptoms, including severe symptoms such as rapid breathing.
  • RSV Treatment
    As this eMedTV segment explains, RSV treatment can range from medications to oxygen therapy. Because no treatment will kill RSV (respiratory syncytial virus), treatment focuses on relieving symptoms. This page covers treatment options for RSV.
  • RSV Virus
    The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) can cause respiratory infections such as bronchiolitis and pneumonia. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of this virus, including transmission methods and its season.
  • RU-486 Mifepristone
    Formerly known as RU-486, mifepristone is a pill taken to cause an abortion. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains when this prescription medication is taken and how it works to terminate a pregnancy. A link to more details is also included.
  • Rubella
    Rubella, also called German measles, is a mild viral illness that causes a rash and fever. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed description of the disease, including its causes, symptoms, transmission methods, and treatment options.
  • Rubella Disease
    A contagious disease, rubella may cause fever, headache, joint pain, and other symptoms. This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at rubella and its symptoms, possible complications, and treatment. This article also includes a link to more details.
  • Rubella Symptoms
    Some of the common symptoms of rubella include swollen lymph glands, mild fever, and a red, blotchy rash. This eMedTV article lists other signs and symptoms of rubella, and explains that about half the people who have rubella will not develop symptoms.
  • Rubella Transmission
    Rubella transmission often occurs through coughing or sneezing. As this eMedTV article explains, it can also happen when people put their fingers in their mouth after touching an infected surface. This page explains how rubella is spread.
  • Rubella Treatment
    Since there is no cure for rubella, treatment generally consists of rest, fluids, and medication. As this eMedTV segment explains, rubella treatment is aimed at providing relief from symptoms while the body fights the infection.
  • Rubella Vaccine
    The rubella vaccine has been available since 1969, and it is very successful at preventing rubella. This eMedTV article provides in-depth information on this vaccine, including who should get it and who should not.
  • Rubella Virus
    The rubella virus is the cause of rubella (also known as German measles or three-day measles). This page from the eMedTV library discusses this virus in detail, including its history, incubation period, and transmission methods.
  • Ruematoid Arthritis
    Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that affects the joints. This eMedTV article takes a further look at this medical condition and describes possible treatment options. Ruematoid arthritis is a common misspelling of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Rufinamide
    A doctor may prescribe rufinamide to treat seizures caused by Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. This page of the eMedTV site offers an in-depth look at this drug, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Rumatoid Arthritis
    When a person has rheumatoid arthritis, he or she has pain and stiffness in the joints. This eMedTV page discusses what this disease involves and who is at a higher risk of developing it. Rumatoid arthritis is a common misspelling of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Rumatoid Arthritis Sympotms
    As this eMedTV page explains, rheumatoid arthritis symptoms often include a decrease in motion and swollen joints. This page also lists other possible symptoms. Rumatoid arthritis sympotms is a common misspelling of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms.
  • Rumitoid Arthritis
    This page from the eMedTV Web library explains how rheumatoid arthritis causes pain, swelling, and stiffness in the joints. This article also describes possible causes of the disease. Rumitoid arthritis is a common misspelling of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Rumitoid Arthritus
    This eMedTV page discusses what occurs in people who have rheumatoid arthritis, a joint disease that causes pain and stiffness. This page also describes possible treatment strategies. Rumitoid arthritus is a common misspelling of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Ruxolitinib
    Available by prescription only, ruxolitinib is a drug used for treating myelofibrosis. This eMedTV page explains how this drug works to relieve symptoms and reduce an enlarged spleen. Details on dosing, side effects, and safety concerns are also included.
  • Ruxolotinib
    As this eMedTV segment explains, adults who have a rare bone marrow disorder called myelofibrosis may benefit from ruxolitinib. This page describes dosing instructions and potential side effects. Ruxolotinib is a common misspelling of ruxolitinib.
  • Rybix ODT
    Rybix ODT is an oral medication used to treat moderate-to-moderately severe pain. This part of the eMedTV site offers detailed information on this prescription drug, describing how it works, potential side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Rythmol
    Rythmol tablets are taken three times a day to treat certain types of heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV Web page discusses this prescription drug in detail, with information on how it works, potential side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • Rythmol 150 Mg
    As this eMedTV Web selection explains, a doctor may prescribe 150 mg of Rythmol to treat certain heart rhythm problems. This article takes a brief look at some dosing guidelines for this drug and offers a link to more detailed information.
  • Rythmol and Sotalol
    You should generally not combine Rythmol with certain antiarrhythmia medications, including sotalol. This eMedTV resource takes a brief look at the complications that may occur when sotalol is taken with Rythmol. A link to more details is also included.
  • Rythmol and Weight Gain
    This eMedTV resource explains why you should seek immediate medical attention if you are taking Rythmol and develop unexplained weight gain. This article offers a brief look at this potentially serious side effect and links to more details.
  • Rythmol Medication Information
    Adults who have certain problems with their heart rate may benefit from a medication called Rythmol. This eMedTV article presents more information, including how this drug works and potentially serious problems it may cause. It also links to more details.
  • Rythmol Side Effects
    While taking Rythmol, some people may experience headaches, nausea, or constipation. This eMedTV Web segment describes some of the common and serious side effects of Rythmol that occurred during clinical trials on this antiarrhythmia medication.
  • Rythmol SR
    Available by prescription only, Rythmol SR is a drug used to treat abnormal heart rhythms. This eMedTV Web selection features a comprehensive overview of this antiarrhythmia medication, including dosing instructions, how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Rythmol SR 325
    As this eMedTV article explains, 325 mg is one of the strengths of Rythmol SR your healthcare provider may prescribe. This resource covers some general dosing guidelines for this drug, lists possible side effects, and offers a link to more details.
  • Ryzolt
    Ryzolt is a medication that may be prescribed to relieve moderate to moderately severe chronic pain. This eMedTV resource describes how this drug works, lists potential side effects that may occur, and explains what you should be aware of before using it.
  • Saboxon
    This eMedTV article features a brief overview of Suboxone, an opioid drug used to treat opioid dependence. This page also describes possible side effects and some general precautions of this drug. Saboxon is a common misspelling of Suboxone.
  • Saboxone
    Suboxone is a medication prescribed to treat opioid dependence. This page from the eMedTV Web site provides a brief overview of safety precautions and possible side effects of this medication. Saboxone is a common misspelling of Suboxone.
  • Sabril
    Sabril is approved to treat complex partial seizures and infantile spasms. This eMedTV Web selection takes a look at various aspects of this medicine, including how it works, how often it is taken, possible side effects, and more.
  • Safe Birth Control During Breastfeeding
    There are several birth control options that are safe to use during breastfeeding. This page from the eMedTV archives takes a brief look at some of these options, including hormonal and nonhormonal products. A link to more details is also included.
  • Safety and Efficacy of Campath
    This segment of the eMedTV archives takes a brief look at the safety and efficacy of Campath, a drug used to treat leukemia. It explains how this medicine performed in clinical studies and lists a few of the more common side effects.
  • Safety of Malarone
    Most people are able to take Malarone safely. However, as this eMedTV segment explains, the drug can cause liver problems in rare cases. This article describes some of the important safety issues to be aware of before taking this product.
  • Safety of Tyrosine
    Because certain people should not take tyrosine, safety precautions and warnings are included in this eMedTV Web page. This includes things to be aware of before taking the supplement, as well as guidelines on choosing a reputable manufacturer.
  • Saffran
    This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains that saffron is claimed to treat several conditions, such as insomnia, asthma, and depression. This page also offers a link to more information. Saffran is a common misspelling of saffron.
  • Saffron
    Saffron is claimed to have several medicinal benefits, such as treating depression and high cholesterol. This eMedTV page offers an overview of saffron, including how it may treat several health conditions, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Saffron and Pregnancy
    Pregnant women should not use saffron supplements. This portion from the eMedTV library discusses saffron use during pregnancy in more detail, explaining how high doses (10 grams or more) can cause contractions and even miscarriages.
  • Safran
    Saffron supplements may be useful in treating depression, baldness, and other conditions. This eMedTV resource offers a brief overview of this product, including some of its benefits and possible side effects. Safran is a common misspelling of saffron.
  • Safron
    Saffron supplements supposedly help treat depression, baldness, asthma, and several other conditions. This eMedTV page discusses what to tell your healthcare provider before using this herbal supplement. Safron is a common misspelling of saffron.
  • Safyral
    Safyral is a birth control pill that also provides folate. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this product, explaining how it works to prevent pregnancy. Side effects, dosing guidelines, and safety concerns are also discussed.
  • Salmeteral
    This eMedTV page explains how salmeterol works in the treatment of bronchospasms associated with COPD and asthma. Possible side effects and age groups the medicine is approved for are also discussed. Salmeteral is a common misspelling of salmeterol.
  • Salmeterol
    If you suffer from airway spasms due to asthma or COPD, your healthcare provider may prescribe salmeterol. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of the prescription drug, noting in particular its strengths, side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Salmetrol
    Salmeterol is often prescribed to treat airway spasms associated with certain conditions. As this eMedTV resource explains, it also can prevent asthma attacks. General dosing guidelines are described. Salmetrol is a common misspelling of Salmeterol.
  • Salt and High Blood Pressure
    Reduce the sodium, and high blood pressure will likely go down. This eMedTV page explores the link between high blood pressure and salt. It also includes tips to reduce the amount of salt and sodium consumed.
  • SAM-e
    SAM-e is a dietary supplement often used for treating arthritis, depression, and intrahepatic cholestasis. This eMedTV resource explores the other benefits of SAM-e, explains how to take the supplement safely, and lists possible side effects.
  • SAM-e and Pregnancy
    There is currently not enough information available to recommend SAM-e for pregnant women. This eMedTV page offers a more in-depth look at SAM-e and pregnancy, and discusses the safety and effectiveness of SAM-e for intrahepatic cholestasis.
  • SAM-e Dosage
    At this time, there is no standard recommended dose of SAM-e. As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, the dosing information that is currently available is from practical experience with SAM-e and findings from clinical studies.
  • SAM-e Safety
    There are many warnings and precautions on the safety of SAM-e to be aware of before starting treatment. This eMedTV page explains why you should talk to your doctor before using SAM-e if you have bipolar disorder, Parkinson's disease, or any allergies.
  • In-depth Information on SAM-e Side Effects
    Dizziness, gas, and headaches are some of the most common side effects of SAM-e. This page from the eMedTV site lists other common side effects of the supplement, as well as rare but potentially serious side effects that require medical attention.
  • SAM-e Supplement Information
    This eMedTV article gives some basic information on SAM-e, a supplement that is used to treat arthritis, ADHD, and other conditions. This Web page also includes a link to more details on this product.
  • Samsca
    Samsca tablets are taken once daily to increase blood sodium levels in people with certain medical problems. This eMedTV Web page focuses on a number of different topics, including details on how this drug works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Samsca Medication Information
    Samsca is a medicine licensed to increase blood sodium levels in adults who have certain medical conditions. This eMedTV article contains more information on this medication, including what you should discuss with your doctor before starting treatment.
  • Sanctura
    Sanctura is a prescription drug that is used to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. This eMedTV selection gives a complete overview on what the medication is used for, how it works, when and how it should be taken, and more.
  • Sanctura XR
    Sanctura XR is a prescription medicine that is licensed to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Sancuso
    Sancuso is a prescription medication used to prevent vomiting and nausea due to chemotherapy. This eMedTV article describes the drug in more detail, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to use it.
  • Sandhoff Disease
    Sandhoff disease, an incurable illness caused by a gene defect, damages cells in the brain and spinal cord. This eMedTV article offers a detailed explanation of the disease, including its causes, symptoms, treatment options, and prognosis.
  • Sandimmune
    Sandimmune is an immunosuppressant designed to prevent chronic rejection after an organ transplant. This eMedTV segment presents a detailed look at this prescription medicine, with information on side effects, dosing, safety precautions, and more.
  • Sandimmune Manufacturer
    This segment of the eMedTV archives lists the different manufacturers for Sandimmune, an immunosuppressant drug. It also includes the distributor and offers a link to more in-depth information on this medication.
  • Sandimmune Oral Solution
    There are three different forms of Sandimmune: an oral solution, capsules, and injection. This eMedTV resource provides some helpful tips when using the liquid solution form and includes a link to more details on this medication.
  • Saphris
    Conditions like bipolar disorder and schizophrenia are often treated with the prescription drug Saphris. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed overview of this medication, with information on side effects, dosing, clinical effects, and more.
  • Saphris Medication Information
    Both schizophrenia and bipolar disorder can be treated with the prescription medication Saphris. This page of the eMedTV library offers a brief overview of this drug, including how it works and how it is taken, with a link to more information.
  • Saphron
    Saffron supplements supposedly have several health benefits, such as treating depression and insomnia. This eMedTV page lists other possible benefits and explains what to do if you take too much saffron. Saphron is a common misspelling of saffron.
  • Sarafem
    Sarafem is a prescription drug that is approved to treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). This eMedTV article describes how Sarafem works, lists potential side effects, and offers some general dosing tips for when and how to take the drug.
  • Sarafem Dosage
    The suggested starting Sarafem dosage for treating PMDD is 20 mg once daily. This portion of the eMedTV archives also explains the different options for taking Sarafem and offers some suggestions for when and how to take the medication.
  • Sarafem for PMDD
    If you have premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), you may benefit from Sarafem. This eMedTV Web page gives a brief overview of how this drug performed in clinical trials and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Sarafem Side Effects
    Headache, nausea, and runny nose are some of the side effects that can occur while taking Sarafem. This eMedTV page lists common Sarafem side effects, as well as serious problems (like hallucinations) that require immediate medical attention.
  • Saraphim
    Sarafem is a prescription drug licensed to treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder. This eMedTV segment briefly describes Sarafem, explains how it works, and links to more information about the drug. Saraphim is a common misspelling of Sarafem.
  • Saraquil
    This eMedTV Web page features a brief overview of Seroquel, a prescription drug used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This page also explains how Seroquel works and lists possible side effects. Saraquil is a common misspelling of Seroquel.
  • Sarcaidosis
    Sarcoidosis is a disorder in which inflammation in various organs in the body produces tiny lumps of cells. This eMedTV page lists symptoms of sarcoidosis and explains what treatments are available. Sarcaidosis is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarcodosis
    Sarcoidosis is a disorder in which tiny lumps of cells form in various organs in the body. This eMedTV page describes sarcoidosis in more detail and lists organs that can be affected by this disease. Sarcodosis is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarcoidose
    Sarcoidosis involves inflammation that produces tiny lumps of cells in the organs in your body. This eMedTV resource explores the causes of sarcoidosis and explains what treatments are available. Sarcoidose is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarcoidoses
    Sarcoidosis involves inflammation that produces granulomas in various organs in the body. This eMedTV Web page explains what granulomas are and which organs they may affect. Sarcoidoses is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarcoidosis
    Sarcoidosis occurs when small clumps of cells are produced in various organs of the body. As this eMedTV page explains, it is not a form of cancer. This article takes an in-depth look at this condition and its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
  • Sarcoidosis Disease
    This part of the eMedTV site discusses sarcoidosis, a disease that usually starts in the lungs or the lymph nodes. This resource takes a quick look at many features of sarcoidosis and includes a link to more detailed information on this disorder.
  • Sarcoidosis Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, sarcoidosis research is focused on improving diagnosis and treatment methods, as well as finding the cause of the disease. This article provides in-depth information on the latest sarcoidosis research.
  • Sarcoidosis Symptoms
    Shortness of breath, blurred vision, and joint pain are possible sarcoidosis symptoms. As this eMedTV segment explains, symptoms vary, depending on the organ affected. This article lists several organ-specific signs and symptoms of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarcoidosis Treatment
    As this eMedTV selection explains, treatment options for sarcoidosis include prednisone, immunosuppressive drugs, and eye drops. This article discusses the many types of treatment in detail, including information on their potential side effects.
  • Sarex
    Serax is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of anxiety and alcohol withdrawal. This eMedTV article describes how Serax works, explains how often it is taken, and lists its potential side effects. Sarex is a common misspelling of Serax.
  • Sarifem
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Sarafem to treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). This eMedTV Web page explores some potential side effects of Sarafem and offers general dosing information. Sarifem is a common misspelling of Sarafem.
  • Sarix
    Serax is a prescription medicine often used for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal or anxiety. This eMedTV page describes the effects of Serax and lists potential side effects that may occur during treatment. Sarix is a common misspelling of Serax.
  • Sarkoidose
    Sarcoidosis is a disease characterized by tiny lumps of cells that grow in various organs in the body. This eMedTV article explains which organs can be affected and covers treatment options. Sarkoidose is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarkoidosis
    Sarcoidosis is a disorder that produces inflammation in various organs of the body. This eMedTV article describes sarcoidosis in more detail and explains which organs can be affected by this disease. Sarkoidosis is a common misspelling of sarcoidosis.
  • Sarofim
    Sarafem is a prescription medication commonly used to treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder. This eMedTV page describes the effects of this drug and lists potential side effects that may occur. Sarofim is a common misspelling of Sarafem.
  • SARS
    SARS is a highly contagious (and sometimes deadly) viral disease that was discovered in 2002. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this illness, including information on its transmission, causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • SARS Disease
    As this selection from the eMedTV site explains, SARS is a highly infectious disease. This article offers a brief overview of this condition and includes a link to more detailed information on diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment.
  • SARS Info
    This eMedTV segment features some basic info on SARS, a potentially life-threatening illness. This article looks at what causes it and describes some of the potential symptoms. Also included is a link to more detailed information.
  • SARS Protection
    As this eMedTV article explains, SARS protection begins with frequent handwashing, wearing a mask at all times, and frequently disinfecting household surfaces. This page offers several tips on protecting yourself while caring for someone with SARS.
  • SARS Research
    As this eMedTV page explains, SARS research is focused on better understanding the virus and how it spreads, as well as developing vaccines and medications. This article covers research on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of this deadly illness.
  • SARS Symptoms
    In someone with SARS, symptoms typically start with a high fever and can be followed by headache and chills. This eMedTV page covers the symptoms of this condition and explains how long it takes to develop symptoms after initial exposure to the virus.
  • SARS Treatment
    As this eMedTV page explains, treating SARS involves supportive care that can include IV fluids, medicines, and breathing support. This article explains that since there is no treatment capable of killing the virus, treatment is limited to symptom relief.
  • Savela
    Savella is a prescription medicine approved for the treatment of fibromyalgia. This eMedTV Web page describes the effects of Savella and explains what side effects may occur with this medication. Savela is a common misspelling of Savella.
  • Savella
    Savella is commonly prescribed for the treatment of fibromyalgia. This page from the eMedTV archives describes the effects of the drug, explores how it works, offers general dosing information, lists potential side effects, and more.
  • Savella 100 mg Tablets
    If you have fibromyalgia, your doctor may prescribe Savella 100 mg tablets twice daily. This eMedTV Web resource also provides some suggestions for when and how to use this medication and describes the factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Savella 12.5 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, your doctor may prescribe Savella 12.5 mg tablets to treat fibromyalgia. This article takes a closer look at general Savella dosing guidelines and describes some of the factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Savella 25 mg Tablets
    Your healthcare provider may prescribe Savella 25 mg tablets twice a day to treat fibromyalgia. This eMedTV Web article offers a brief overview of Savella dosing guidelines, including tips on how to safely and effectively use this medication.
  • Savella 50 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV page explains, Savella 50 mg tablets taken twice daily is the standard recommended dosage for treating fibromyalgia with this medication. This page offers general dosing guidelines and tips for how to effectively use this product.
  • Savella Drug Information
    If you have fibromyalgia, your healthcare provider may prescribe Savella. This eMedTV Web article provides some basic drug information on Savella, such as common side effects, dosing guidelines, and general safety precautions.
  • Savella for Fibromyalgia
    This eMedTV article explains that when using Savella for fibromyalgia treatment, the drug works by affecting certain brain chemicals. This page also lists the symptoms of fibromyalgia that Savella can help treat, such as headaches and trouble sleeping.
  • Savella Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, Savella oral tablets may be prescribed to treat fibromyalgia symptoms in adults. This page also describes how this medication works, possible side effects, available strengths, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Savella Tablets
    As this eMedTV page explains, Savella tablets are commonly prescribed to treat fibromyalgia in adults. This page offers a brief overview of this medication, including general dosing guidelines and available strengths.
  • Saw Palmeto
    Saw palmetto is an herbal supplement most commonly used for treating an enlarged prostate. This eMedTV segment briefly describes this product and provides a link to more detailed information. Saw palmeto is a common misspelling of saw palmetto.
  • Saw Palmetto
    Often used for treating prostate problems, saw palmetto is a type of herbal supplement. This eMedTV page explains what else saw palmetto may be used for, discusses the effectiveness of the supplement, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Saw Palmetto Dosage
    Unlike medications, there are no standard dosing guidelines for herbal supplements like saw palmetto. As this eMedTV page explains, clinical studies show that 160 mg twice daily or 320 mg once daily appears to be a safe saw palmetto dosage for BPH.
  • Saw Palmetto Extract
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV Web library, saw palmetto extract is often used to treat an enlarged prostate. This article provides more information on why people take saw palmetto and whether the supplement is effective.
  • More About Saw Palmetto Side Effects
    Potential saw palmetto side effects include headaches, gas, and impotence. As this eMedTV resource explains, while side effects are usually not serious, some may require medical attention, such as any unexplained bleeding or bruising.
  • Sawpalmetto
    Saw palmetto is an herb that is often used in supplements for treating enlarged prostate symptoms. This eMedTV article covers saw palmetto uses in more detail and lists side effects that may occur. Sawpalmetto is a common misspelling of saw palmetto.
  • Saxagliptin
    The prescription drug saxagliptin is licensed to treat type 2 diabetes in adults. This article from the eMedTV site explains how this oral diabetes medicine works, describes its benefits, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Scabbies
    Scabies is a skin infection caused by an infestation with the Sarcoptes scabiei mite. This eMedTV segment lists symptoms of scabies, explains how it is spread, and describes available treatment options. Scabbies is a common misspelling of scabies.
  • Scabees
    Scabies is a skin infection that is spread by prolonged, skin-to-skin contact with an infected individual. This eMedTV Web page explains what causes scabies and lists common symptoms of the condition. Scabees is a common misspelling of scabies.
  • Scabes
    Scabies is a contagious skin infection caused by a mite. As this eMedTV Web page explains, it spreads rapidly in crowded conditions, especially where there is prolonged skin-to-skin contact between people. Scabes is a common misspelling of scabies.
  • Scabies
    Scabies is an infectious disease of the skin caused by Sarcoptes scabiei, a microscopic mite. This section of the eMedTV library describes conditions in which this mite is spread and identifies common symptoms and treatment options for the infection.
  • Scabies Causes
    Scabies is spread through skin-to-skin contact with a person who is already infested. This eMedTV selection deals with the cause of scabies infections -- the Sarcoptes Scabiei mite -- and explains the conditions where infestations are likely to occur.
  • Scabies Diagnosis
    This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how a skin scraping or biopsy may be used to make a scabies diagnosis. It also explains how a person can have the test come back negative but still have a scabies infestation.
  • Scabies Diagnosis and Treatment
    This page of the eMedTV website outlines the process of diagnosing and treating scabies, from the physical exam (looking for symptoms such as burrows or rashes) to treating any nodules that may remain after treatment.
  • Scabies in Pets
    Scabies in pets (also known as mange) can be spread to humans. As this page of the eMedTV website explains, however, the mites that cause mange are different from those that infect humans. They may cause itching, but will not reproduce in people.
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