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Valproic Acid Overdose - Viral Hepatitis Treatment

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Valproic Acid Overdose to Viral Hepatitis Treatment. 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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  • Viagra Precautions and Warnings
    Those who are allergic to Viagra or any of its components are among the people who shouldn't take the drug. This eMedTV page covers Viagra precautions and warnings, such as possible drug interactions and the risk of a stroke in some people on Viagra.
  • Viagra Uses
    Viagra is used primarily to treat erectile dysfunction (ED), or impotence. This eMedTV segment describes how Viagra works to treat ED, and also covers off-label Viagra uses, which include treating pulmonary hypertension and Raynaud's phenomenon.
  • Vibramycin Dosage
    If your doctor prescribes Vibramycin, a typical dose ranges between 100 mg to 200 mg once or twice daily. This eMedTV Web article takes a closer look at general dosing guidelines for Vibramycin and offers tips for when and how to use this antibiotic.
  • Vibramycin Drug Interactions
    When Vibramycin is taken with certain medications, interactions sometimes occur. This eMedTV Web resource provides a list of medications that may cause negative interactions with Vibramycin and describes the complications these interactions may cause.
  • Vibramycin Side Effects
    Some of the common side effects of Vibramycin include nausea, diarrhea, and yeast infections. This eMedTV page lists other possible side effects, including more serious problems, such as bloody stools, difficulty breathing, and fever.
  • Vibramycin Uses
    A doctor may prescribe Vibramycin to treat or prevent a variety of bacterial infections. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at the uses of Vibramycin, including possible off-label uses, its use in children, and how the antibiotic works.
  • Vibramycin Warnings and Precautions
    Vibramycin may not be safe for people who have kidney disease or liver disease. This eMedTV segment offers important warnings and precautions to be aware of before using Vibramycin, including details on who should not take this drug.
  • Vibrio Cholerae Information
    This eMedTV article provides some basic information on Vibrio cholerae, including how it is transmitted, symptoms it can cause, and more. Also included in this Web page is a link to more detailed information.
  • Vibrio Information
    Are you looking for information on Vibrio? This eMedTV Web page is a great place to start. It features a short overview of this family of bacteria and its possible effects, as well as a link to more in-depth information.
  • Vicodin and Breastfeeding
    The manufacturer of Vicodin does not recommend women use this drug while breastfeeding. This eMedTV page explains the research that has been done on Vicodin and breastfeeding, and discusses why it may not be safe to use this drug while nursing an infant.
  • Vicodin Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV article explains that when certain medicines, such as sleep medicines, narcotics, or antihistamines, are taken with Vicodin, drug interactions can occur. This page also takes an in-depth look at the problems these interactions can cause.
  • Vicodin Uses
    Vicodin is primarily used for treating pain caused by injuries or medical procedures. This eMedTV resource explains how Vicodin works to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain and lists off-label Vicodin uses, such as treating insomnia.
  • Vicodin Warnings and Precautions
    Vicodin may cause dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty breathing. This part of the eMedTV archives describes other important Vicodin warnings and precautions to be aware of before taking the drug, as well as a list of those who should avoid it.
  • Victoza Alternatives
    This eMedTV resource explains that if Victoza is not working for you, or if you are not tolerating it well, several alternatives are available. Lifestyles changes, other injectable diabetes drugs, and other alternatives are discussed in this article.
  • Victoza and Blood Sugar
    Although Victoza is generally well tolerated, some people develop blood sugar problems while taking it. This eMedTV article looks at the possibility of high or low blood sugar with Victoza, including potential symptoms and what to do if they occur.
  • Victoza and Breastfeeding
    This page from the eMedTV archives talks about breastfeeding while taking Victoza (liraglutide), including the results of animal studies on the topic. This article also describes the recommendation of the drug's manufacturer for women who are nursing.
  • Victoza and Pregnancy
    The FDA has assigned a pregnancy Category C rating to Victoza, a type 2 diabetes medication. This eMedTV segment describes how this drug performed in studies of pregnant animals and talks about why it may be prescribed under certain circumstances.
  • Victoza Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains why your healthcare provider will probably start you with a low Victoza dosage for your first week of treatment and then gradually increase the dose. This article offers more guidelines on when and how to use Victoza.
  • Victoza Drug Interactions
    Low blood sugar could occur if Victoza is taken with certain other medications, such as Amaryl or insulin. This eMedTV resource talks about other potential Victoza drug interactions, including the theoretical possibility of warfarin interactions.
  • Victoza Medication Information
    Victoza is a drug used to help control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page offers more details on this medication, including information on Victoza's side effects and dosing guidelines. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Victoza Overdose
    As with any medication, it is possible to overdose on Victoza (liraglutide). This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains what to expect with this type of overdose, including potential symptoms (such as nausea) and treatment options.
  • Victoza Side Effects
    In studies, the most common Victoza side effect was nausea, occurring in up to 28.4 percent of people. This eMedTV selection lists other potential side effects of this diabetes drug and explains how certain reactions tend to improve with time.
  • Victoza Uses
    Victoza is approved to treat type 2 diabetes, typically in situations where other drugs have failed. This eMedTV segment explains these uses of Victoza in more detail, explaining how it works, who can use it, off-label indications, and more.
  • Victoza Warnings and Precautions
    Even though it is injected, Victoza is not insulin, and it shouldn't be used for type 1 diabetes. This eMedTV article lists a number of other safety precautions to be aware of before taking Victoza, with warnings on who should avoid the drug altogether.
  • VICTRELIS and Breastfeeding
    The manufacturer of VICTRELIS (boceprevir) does not recommend breastfeeding while taking the medication. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this topic, including the results of animal studies of whether VICTRELIS passes through breast milk.
  • VICTRELIS and Pregnancy
    If you are pregnant, you should avoid VICTRELIS (boceprevir). This selection from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at why this drug should not be taken during pregnancy, including some of the problems that might occur.
  • VICTRELIS Dosage
    VICTRELIS comes in the form of a capsule and is usually taken three times a day. This eMedTV resource offers in-depth dosing guidelines for VICTRELIS, explaining how long treatment lasts, how to get the most out of each dose, and more.
  • VICTRELIS Drug Interactions
    Warfarin, rifabutin, and desipramine are a few of the drugs that can cause interactions with VICTRELIS. This eMedTV segment lists other medications that can interfere with this product and describes the complications that can occur.
  • VICTRELIS Overdose
    If you take too much VICTRELIS (boceprevir), seek immediate medical attention. This part of the eMedTV Web site offers details on what to expect with an overdose of this medication, including treatment options that may be used.
  • VICTRELIS Side Effects
    Fatigue, chills, hair loss, and nausea are commonly reported VICTRELIS side effects. This eMedTV page offers an expanded list of side effects that may occur while taking this protease inhibitor, including serious problems requiring prompt medical care.
    VICTRELIS is prescribed for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C. This segment of the eMedTV site talks about the uses of VICTRELIS in more detail, including information on whether the drug can be given to children and older adults.
  • VICTRELIS Warnings and Precautions
    VICTRELIS has the potential to cause blood cell problems, such as anemia. This page from the eMedTV site provides more warnings and precautions for VICTRELIS, including what your healthcare provider needs to know.
  • Videx and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV page explains that there hasn't been any research done on Videx and breastfeeding to see if the drug passes through breast milk. This page also discusses why it is usually recommended that women with HIV or AIDS avoid breastfeeding.
  • Videx and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV page explains why it is generally safe to take Videx during pregnancy and also explains how the FDA classifies the drug. However, Videx should only be given to a pregnant woman if the benefits to her outweigh the risks to the unborn child.
  • Videx Dosage
    This eMedTV Web page explains that the recommended Videx dosage when treating HIV or AIDS will depend on several factors, such as age and weight. This page also covers Videx dosing amounts for adults and children, and offers tips for taking the drug.
  • Videx Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV Web page explores potential Videx drug interactions with other medications, such as certain antibiotics and methadone. This page also describes the problems these interactions can cause, such as an increased risk of side effects.
  • Videx Overdose
    This portion of the eMedTV library describes common symptoms of a Videx overdose, such as diarrhea, nerve problems, and liver damage. This resource also covers possible treatment options, such as pumping the stomach and supportive care.
  • Videx Side Effects
    Some of the most commonly reported Videx side effects include diarrhea, nerve problems, and stomach pain. This eMedTV segment outlines other possible side effects of Videx, including more serious side effects that may require immediate medical care.
  • Videx Uses
    Videx is used for the treatment of the HIV infection and AIDS. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains how the medication works and also provides information on Videx uses, including its use in children and possible off-label uses.
  • Videx Warnings and Precautions
    This portion of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at several Videx warnings and precautions, such as the possibility of the medication causing liver damage or nerve problems. This article also describes who should not take Videx.
  • Vigabatrin
    Adults and children with certain types of seizures may benefit from using vigabatrin. This selection from the eMedTV library gives an overview of this drug, explaining when a healthcare provider may prescribe it, how it controls seizures, and more.
  • Vigabatrin Dosage
    This eMedTV page describes how your doctor will determine an appropriate vigabatrin dosage. This page also offers suggestions on when and how to take this medication, and explains why you should not stop taking it without your doctor's supervision.
  • Vigabatrin Drug Information
    Adults who have complex partial seizures or children with infantile spasms may benefit from vigabatrin. This eMedTV resource presents more information on vigabatrin, including how this drug can cause permanent vision loss.
  • Vigabatrin Side Effects
    As this eMedTV segment explains, vigabatrin side effects may include fatigue, dizziness, and irritability. This article explains how to identify potentially serious side effects, especially vision problems, which need medical treatment right away.
  • Vigamox and Breastfeeding
    According to the manufacturer of Vigamox, women who are nursing should use the eye drops with caution. This eMedTV segment offers more details on breastfeeding while using Vigamox, including side effects to watch for in a nursing child.
  • Vigamox and Pregnancy
    The FDA considers Vigamox (moxifloxacin eye drops) a pregnancy Category C drug. This eMedTV article explains why this is the case and addresses why Vigamox is believed unlikely to cause problems for pregnant women or their fetuses.
  • Vigamox Dosage
    The standard recommended dose of Vigamox is one drop, three times daily, for seven days. This page of the eMedTV site covers the dosing guidelines for the eye drop in more detail, including helpful tips on how to take your dosage safely.
  • Vigamox Drug Interactions
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV Web site, very little Vigamox reaches the bloodstream, since it is an eye drop, so Vigamox drug interactions are unlikely. This article offers more information on the possibility of interactions.
  • Vigamox Overdose
    As this eMedTV page explains, if you happen to take too much Vigamox (moxifloxacin eye drops), the symptoms are not expected to be dangerous. This article takes a closer look at what to expect in the case of an overdose with Vigamox.
  • Vigamox Side Effects
    As this eMedTV segment explains, possible Vigamox side effects include dry eyes, eye pain, and vision that isn't as sharp as usual. This article discusses the side effects of this eye drop in detail, including allergic reactions to watch out for.
  • Vigamox Uses
    Vigamox can help treat pink eye infections that are caused by bacteria. This selection from the eMedTV Web site talks about these approved Vigamox uses in more detail, including a discussion on whether the medication can be given to children.
  • Vigamox Warnings and Precautions
    When using Vigamox, do not touch the tip of the dropper to any surface, including the surface of the eye. This eMedTV segment provides other safety precautions for Vigamox eye drops, including a warning on the use of this drug during pregnancy.
  • VigRX and Breastfeeding
    VigRX is a "male enhancement" supplement not intended for use by women, including breastfeeding women. This eMedTV article offers more details on VigRX and breastfeeding, and explains what problems may occur if the product is used while breastfeeding.
  • VigRX and Pregnancy
    There is no reason for women (pregnant or not) to take the herbal supplement VigRX. This eMedTV Web page provides more detailed information on VigRX and pregnancy, and explains what problems may occur if the product is used during pregnancy.
  • VigRX Dosage
    The standard recommended VigRX dosage is one capsule twice a day, taken every single day. This page from the eMedTV archives discusses some of the problems with herbal supplement dosing and offers tips for finding a reputable herbal product.
  • VigRX Drug Interactions
    If NSAIDs, nitrates, or immunosuppressants are taken together with VigRX, drug interactions may occur. As this eMedTV page explains, these interactions can cause excessive bleeding and may affect the way that liver enzymes metabolize medications.
  • VigRX Overdose
    A VigRX overdose could cause liver damage, low blood sugar, or respiratory arrest. This portion of the eMedTV site further explores the possible effects of an overdose and describes the various treatment options that are available.
  • VigRX Plus and Breastfeeding
    VigRX Plus is not considered safe for use in women who are breastfeeding. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at VigRX Plus and breastfeeding, and explores the problems that may occur if a nursing woman uses this supplement.
  • VigRX Plus and Pregnancy
    VigRX Plus is not considered safe for use during pregnancy. This article from the eMedTV Web site contains more information on VigRX Plus and pregnancy, and explains how certain active ingredients in the supplement may cause problems in a pregnant woman.
  • VigRX Plus Benefits
    VigRX Plus is claimed to provide "natural male enhancement." This selection from the eMedTV Web library further explores these claimed VigRX Plus benefits, including information on how this supplement might work and its effectiveness.
  • VigRX Plus Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that although the recommended VigRX Plus dosage is one capsule twice daily, there is no proof that this dosage is either safe or effective. This page also discusses some warnings to be aware of before buying VigRX Plus.
  • VigRX Plus Drug Interactions
    NSAIDs, warfarin, and nitrates are some of the medicines that may interact with VigRX Plus. This eMedTV Web segment explains why VigRX Plus drug interactions can cause potentially serious complications, such as internal bleeding or toxicity.
  • VigRX Plus Overdose
    A VigRX Plus overdose may cause symptoms such as seizures, severe headaches, or vomiting of blood. This eMedTV Web article lists other effects that may occur with an overdose and explains what steps a doctor may take to treat related symptoms.
  • VigRX Plus Safety
    This eMedTV page explains that you may not be able to take VigRX Plus safely if you have certain medical conditions, such as diabetes or prostate cancer. This page explores other VigRX Plus safety precautions, including who should not use the product.
  • VigRX Plus Side Effects
    Potential VigRX Plus side effects include nausea, headaches, and insomnia. As this eMedTV page explains, VigRX Plus has not been studied in clinical trials, and the information on potential side effects is based on individual components of VigRX Plus.
  • VigRX Side Effects
    Potential VigRX side effects include weakness, decreased appetite, nausea, and headache. This eMedTV segment lists other side effects that have been reported with the individual active components of VigRX, including potentially serious side effects.
  • VigRX Supplement Information
    As explained in this eMedTV selection, VigRX is a product used for "male enhancement." This Web page gives a basic overview of VigRX, with information on safety issues to be aware of before taking it.
  • VigRX Uses
    VigRX is claimed to be useful for penis enlargement and for treating erectile dysfunction. This segment from the eMedTV Web site discusses VigRX uses in more detail and explores the safety and effectiveness of this herbal supplement.
  • Viibryd and Breastfeeding
    It is unclear if Viibryd (vilazodone) passes through human breast milk. This article from the eMedTV library talks about Viibryd and breastfeeding, including an explanation of why it's important to talk to your healthcare provider.
  • Viibryd and Pregnancy
    As a pregnancy Category C drug, Viibryd (vilazodone) may be prescribed if the benefits outweigh the risks. This eMedTV Web page discusses why the medicine was given this rating and explains what to do if pregnancy occurs during treatment.
  • Viibryd and Sexual Side Effects
    Erectile dysfunction and orgasm problems are some of the sexual side effects of Viibryd (vilazodone). This eMedTV Web resource describes other potential problems and lists some of the treatment options your healthcare provider may recommend.
  • Viibryd and Suicide
    As this eMedTV page explains, studies indicate that suicidal thoughts and behavior may be slightly increased in young people taking antidepressants such as Viibryd. This article talks about this topic in more detail, including symptoms to watch for.
  • Viibryd Dosage
    When using Viibryd for depression treatment, your doctor will likely start you at 10 mg a day. As this eMedTV page explains, the amount may gradually be increased based on how your symptoms respond. This article covers the dosing guidelines for Viibryd.
  • Viibryd Drug Interactions
    Celexa, Taxol, MAOIs, and diuretics are just a few of the medications known to interact with Viibryd. This eMedTV Web article outlines the other drugs that can react with Viibryd and describes the potentially serious problems that may occur.
  • Viibryd Medication Information
    Available by prescription only, Viibryd is an antidepressant approved for use in adults. This part of the eMedTV site offers some basic information to be aware of before taking Viibryd and provides a link to more details on the medication.
  • Viibryd Overdose
    Fever, sweating, and confusion are some of the symptoms that may occur after taking too much Viibryd. This eMedTV page further describes the potential effects of an overdose with this antidepressant and discusses possible treatment options.
  • Viibryd Side Effects
    Common reactions to Viibryd include diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting. This eMedTV article discusses these and other side effects of Viibryd, including information on what to do if more serious problems occur.
  • Viibryd Uses
    This selection from the eMedTV site explains that although Viibryd is mainly used for depression, it is sometimes prescribed for other conditions. This article lists the other conditions the antidepressant is used to treat and explains how it works.
  • Viibryd Warnings and Precautions
    Viibryd increases your risk of serious stomach or intestinal bleeding. This eMedTV segment discusses other precautions and warnings for the antidepressant, and explains why Viibryd may not be suitable for everyone.
  • Vilazodone Drug Information
    People with major depression may benefit from vilazodone, an antidepressant. This eMedTV selection provides more information on this drug, listing possible side effects and explaining when and how the drug should be taken.
  • Vimovo and Breastfeeding
    One of the active ingredients in Vimovo (naproxen/esomeprazole magnesium) passes through human breast milk. This eMedTV page discusses breastfeeding and Vimovo, explaining the potential problems this drug may cause and the manufacturer's recommendations.
  • Vimovo and Pregnancy
    This page from the eMedTV library explains why it may not be safe for pregnant women to take Vimovo (naproxen/esomeprazole magnesium). This article also takes an in-depth look at some of the specific complications this drug may cause during pregnancy.
  • Vimovo Dosage
    Vimovo comes in extended-release tablets and is typically taken twice daily. This page from the eMedTV Web site describes the factors that may affect your dosage of Vimovo and lists some general dosing tips to be aware of with this prescription medicine.
  • Vimovo Drug Interactions
    Potentially dangerous side effects can occur due to Vimovo drug interactions, so this eMedTV page explains how to reduce your risk. This includes a list of the many drugs that cause negative reactions, as well as the complications that can occur.
  • Vimovo Overdose
    This eMedTV page explains that kidney damage, chest pain, and other problems can occur if someone takes too much Vimovo (naproxen/esomeprazole magnesium). This page lists other possible overdose symptoms and describes available treatment options.
  • Vimovo Uses
    Adults who have osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, or ankylosing spondylitis may benefit from Vimovo. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses what Vimovo is used for, whether it is safe for children, and how this prescription medicine works.
  • Vimovo Warnings and Precautions
    As this eMedTV resource explains, you may not be able to take Vimovo if you have certain conditions, such as asthma or bleeding problems. This article lists other important warnings and precautions to be aware of before taking Vimovo.
  • Vimpat and Breastfeeding
    Vimpat does pass through breast milk in rats. This eMedTV page explains the manufacturer's advice for breastfeeding women to avoid Vimpat and describes why your doctor may still recommend taking this seizure medicine if you are nursing a child.
  • Vimpat and Pregnancy
    Vimpat (lacosamide) may not be safe for use during pregnancy. This portion of the eMedTV library describes the results of animal studies on pregnancy and Vimpat, explaining how the medication increased the risk of fetal death and neurological problems.
  • Vimpat Dosage
    This eMedTV Web article explains that the typical starting dosage of Vimpat for treating partial seizures is 50 mg twice daily. This page further discusses the drug's dosages and also offers tips on when and how to use this medication.
  • Vimpat Drug Interactions
    When Vimpat is taken with certain other medicines, drug interactions may occur. This eMedTV resource offers more information on interactions with Vimpat, including which medicines may interfere with Vimpat and the negative effects of these interactions.
  • Vimpat Medication Information
    Available in the form of a tablet, Vimpat is a drug used to treat seizures. This eMedTV segment offers a quick overview of this prescription medication, including a link to more detailed information.
  • Vimpat Overdose
    You should seek immediate medical attention if you have overdosed on Vimpat (lacosamide). This eMedTV Web page covers what to do if you believe you have taken too much of this drug and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Vimpat Side Effects
    Dizziness, nausea, and vomiting are among the most common side effects seen with Vimpat. This eMedTV Web segment highlights other possible side effects and explains which side effects may require immediate medical attention.
  • Vimpat Uses
    Vimpat is a medication that is used for treating partial seizures in people age 17 years old and older. This eMedTV Web resource discusses the uses of Vimpat in more detail, including information on how it works and possible off-label uses of the drug.
  • Vimpat Warnings and Precautions
    This eMedTV page lists important warnings and precautions with Vimpat, such as those relating to the drug's safety during pregnancy and the risk of suddenly stopping Vimpat. This page also discusses what you should tell your doctor prior to taking Vimpat.
  • Vincasar PFS
    Vincasar PFS is a chemotherapy drug approved to treat a certain type of leukemia. This eMedTV segment contains more details on this prescription drug, with information on dosing instructions, details on how it works, and potential side effects.
  • Vincasar PFS and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV segment explains why women are generally advised to not breastfeed while receiving Vincasar PFS (vincristine), as potentially serious reactions might occur in a nursing infant. This page describes the complications that could occur.
  • Vincasar PFS and Pregnancy
    As discussed in this eMedTV Web page, an unborn child may be harmed if a woman takes Vincasar PFS (vincristine) during pregnancy. This article describes some of the problems that occurred during animal studies on this chemotherapy medication.
  • Vincasar PFS Chemotherapy Information
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, Vincasar PFS is a drug used to treat acute leukemia in adults, children, and infants. This page covers more information on this chemotherapy drug and describes safety issues to be aware of while using Vincasar PFS.
  • Vincasar PFS Dosage
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, your dose of Vincasar PFS will be determined based on a number of factors, such as how you respond to the drug and other medical conditions you may have. More specific dosing guidelines are provided in this article.
  • Vincasar PFS Drug Interactions
    FluMist, digoxin, and various other products can react with Vincasar PFS. This eMedTV resource examines how drug interactions with Vincasar PFS may lead to dangerous complications. It also explores some of the ways to avoid these problems.
  • Vincasar PFS Overdose
    This eMedTV Web selection offers a discussion on whether an overdose on Vincasar PFS (vincristine) would cause dangerous problems. This resource lists the complications that might result and explains how these symptoms may be treated.
  • Vincasar PFS Side Effects
    As this eMedTV resource explains, serious Vincasar PFS side effects include seizures, vision changes, and unusual bleeding. This page offers a more in-depth list of reactions to this chemotherapy drug and explains which problems require urgent treatment.
  • Vincasar PFS Uses
    Vincasar PFS is prescribed to slow down the progression of a certain type of leukemia. This eMedTV resource presents details on what Vincasar PFS is used for, how it works to slow down the progression of the cancer, and whether it's safe for children.
  • Vincasar PFS Warnings and Precautions
    Vincasar PFS may cause lung problems or low blood cell counts. This part of the eMedTV Web library explores other important safety precautions to be aware of with Vincasar PFS, including warnings for those who should avoid using this chemotherapy drug.
  • Vincristine Dosage
    Vincristine comes as an injection that is given intravenously (by IV) into a vein once a week. This eMedTV resource covers vincristine dosing guidelines, with details on how your amount is determined and tips on what to expect during treatment.
  • Vincristine Drug Information
    By affecting how cancer cells grow, vincristine can help treat certain types of leukemia. This eMedTV page contains information on vincristine, including how this chemotherapy drug works, potential side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Vinorelbine Dosage
    This eMedTV article outlines specific dosing guidelines for vinorelbine, including how the amount you receive is calculated, how often it is given, and how long treatment will last. This page also covers some details on how this injection is administered.
  • Vinorelbine Drug Information
    If you have non-small cell lung cancer, your healthcare provider may prescribe vinorelbine. This eMedTV Web selection contains more information on vinorelbine, including how this drug is given, safety precautions, and more.
  • Vinorelbine Side Effects
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, vinorelbine may cause hair loss, fatigue, and vomiting. This resource takes a detailed look at some of the other possible side effects of vinorelbine and explains which problems require urgent medical treatment.
  • Viokace and Breastfeeding
    Is it safe for breastfeeding women to use Viokace? This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains how even though no research has been done on the topic, the benefits of using this drug while nursing likely outweigh the risks to the nursing child.
  • Viokace and Pregnancy
    No animal or human research has been done on using Viokace during pregnancy. This part of the eMedTV Web library discusses whether the benefits of using this drug during pregnancy would outweigh any potential risks to the unborn child.
  • Viokace Dosage
    This eMedTV segment's discussion on the dosing guidelines for Viokace includes details on how your amount is determined and how best to take this drug. This article also outlines specific doses prescribed for pancreatic enzyme deficiencies.
  • Viokace Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV segment explains that although there are no known drug interactions with Viokace, this drug may affect the absorption of iron-containing products. This article also discusses ways to reduce your risk of drug interactions in general.
  • Viokace Medication Information
    Viokace is a medicine prescribed to treat pancreatic enzyme deficiencies in adults. This eMedTV Web page presents more information on Viokase, including possible side effects and details on how the medication is taken.
  • Viokace Overdose
    If you have overdosed on Viokace, seek immediate medical treatment. This eMedTV segment examines some of the possible complications that may result from an overdose and describes how these problems might be treated by a healthcare provider.
  • Viokace Side Effects
    In some cases, people who take Viokace may develop serious side effects, such as anal itching. This eMedTV resource explains when you should seek immediate medical treatment for certain adverse reactions. Other side effects are also listed.
  • Viokace Uses
    Available by prescription only, Viokace is used for treating deficiencies of certain digestive enzymes. This eMedTV article talks about replacing pancreatic enzymes with this product and explains if it is safe for use in children.
  • Viokace Warnings and Precautions
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Viokace may cause gout or other complications in some people. Other precautions and safety warnings for Viokace are also described in this resource, including who should not take this medication.
  • Viorele Birth Control Information
    Taking Viorele once a day can help prevent pregnancy. More information is given in this eMedTV Web resource, with details on how this birth control pill is taken, who it is designed for, and why some women who may not be able to use it.
  • Viorele Dosage
    Take your Viorele dosage at the same time each day to reduce the risk of pregnancy. This eMedTV article contains more information on Viorele dosing guidelines and also offers a list of general considerations for those taking the pill.
  • Viorele Side Effects
    Potential Viorele side effects include nausea, headaches, and bloating. As this eMedTV Web selection explains, while most side effects of the drug are mild, some (such as migraines or chest pain) may require immediate medical attention.
  • Viracept and Breastfeeding
    It is not known whether Viracept passes through breast milk in humans. This article from the eMedTV archives discusses the safety of Viracept and breastfeeding, and explains why many women with HIV may want to avoid breastfeeding.
  • Viracept and Pregnancy
    Viracept may not be safe for pregnant women. As this eMedTV page explains, although animal studies on Viracept and pregnancy show that the drug is probably safe, a recent warning suggests that pregnant women should not take Viracept.
  • Viracept Dosage
    The recommended Viracept dosage for adults is 1250 mg twice daily or 750 mg three times daily. This eMedTV Web page also contains dosing recommendations for children ages 2 to 13, and offers tips for taking Viracept powder and tablets.
  • Viracept Drug Information
    Healthcare providers prescribe Viracept for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of Viracept, including a description of some of the drug's side effects. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Viracept Drug Interactions
    If Rescriptor, Cialis, or Nexium is combined with Viracept, drug interactions could occur. This eMedTV segment lists other medicines that may cause negative Viracept drug interactions and describes the effects of combining these medications.
  • Viracept Overdose
    Few cases of a Viracept overdose have been reported, so it is not known what to expect from an overdose. This eMedTV resource describes the possible effects of a Viracept overdose and explains what treatment options are currently available.
  • Viracept Side Effects
    Potential side effects of Viracept include headache, diarrhea, and vomiting. This eMedTV article includes a list of common Viracept side effects, as well as rare but potentially serious problems that should be reported to a doctor immediately.
  • Viracept Uses
    Viracept uses are primarily focused on the treatment of HIV and AIDS. As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, however, the drug can also be used off-label for preventing HIV infection in certain people who are exposed to the virus.
  • Viracept Warnings and Precautions
    You should not take Viracept if you have moderate to severe liver disease. This eMedTV article offers other Viracept warnings and precautions regarding the safety of the drug, including a list of possible side effects or complications that may occur.
  • Viral Hepatitis Causes
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  • Viral Hepatitis Diagnosis
    When making a viral hepatitis diagnosis, as this eMedTV Web page explains, a healthcare provider will ask questions, perform a physical exam, and do certain tests. For example, special blood tests can be used to help confirm the disease.
  • Viral Hepatitis Prevention
    As this eMedTV page explains, viral hepatitis prevention methods include practicing safe sex, not taking IV drugs, and avoiding other high-risk situations. Links to information on preventing specific types of viral hepatitis are also included.
  • Viral Hepatitis Transmission
    Viral hepatitis transmission can occur in several ways, as this eMedTV article explains, such as through infected bodily fluids. In addition, some types are more easily spread through certain means than others, which this article also explains.
  • Viral Hepatitis Treatment
    The exact viral hepatitis treatment that a person requires will depend on the type. This page of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview on treatment options for viral hepatitis and includes links to treatment for specific virus types.
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