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Xanax and Alcohol - Yersinia Pestis

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  • Xanax and Alcohol
    Drinking alcohol while taking Xanax can increase your risk of serious reactions. As this eMedTV page explains, since Xanax and alcohol are both CNS depressants, they can both slow the activity of the brain. Combining the two is not recommended.
  • Xanax and Pregnancy
    It is generally recommended that you avoid taking Xanax while pregnant. This eMedTV Web page offers more information on Xanax and pregnancy, including a description of the possible risks to a fetus when a pregnant woman takes the medicine.
  • Xanax and Sex Drive
    As this eMedTV Web segment explains, there are several possible sexual side effects of Xanax, including impotence and a decreased sex drive. Xanax sexual side effects have been studied in clinical trials, and this article discusses those results.
  • Xanax Dangers
    Xanax is a controlled substance that can cause psychological and physical dependence. This eMedTV segment discusses other potential dangers of Xanax and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting this medication.
  • Xanax Dosage
    A person's starting Xanax dosage is based on factors like the medical condition being treated. This eMedTV Web page offers dosing guidelines for the treatment of panic disorder and anxiety, and provides tips and precautions for taking the drug.
  • Xanax Drug Information
    Xanax is a medication that is available by prescription to treat anxiety and panic disorder. This article on the eMedTV site contains more drug information on Xanax and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting this medicine.
  • Xanax Drug Side Effects
    Some of the potential side effects of Xanax may include drowsiness and an increased appetite. This eMedTV Web resource describes other possible Xanax drug side effects, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical care.
  • Xanax for Anxiety
    As this eMedTV page explains, anxiety treatment is the most common use of Xanax, but the drug is also approved for the treatment of panic disorder. This article takes a closer look at using this drug for generalized anxiety disorder and other conditions.
  • Xanax for Panic Disorder
    Conditions such as generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder can be treated with Xanax. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works for panic disorder and describes the effects of this prescription medication.
  • Xanax Indications
    As this eMedTV page discusses, Xanax is a prescription medication used to treat several conditions, such as anxiety and panic disorder. This Web page takes a closer look at Xanax indications, including possible "off-label" uses of the medication.
  • Xanax Maximum Dosage
    Higher Xanax doses are needed to treat panic disorder, but it is advised to start with a lower dose. This eMedTV segment offers more detailed dosing guidelines for this drug. Maximum dosage recommendations for Xanax are also discussed in this article.
  • Xanax Medication
    A benzodiazepine medication, Xanax is a drug that is commonly used for anxiety treatment. This part of the eMedTV Web site explains how Xanax works, describes its effects, and offers general dosing guidelines for the product.
  • Xanax Medicine
    Xanax is licensed for the treatment of panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. This page from the eMedTV Web site offers more information about the specific uses of the medicine and describes the effects of Xanax in greater detail.
  • Xanax Oral
    An oral medication, Xanax is a drug that is often prescribed for treating anxiety and panic disorder. As this eMedTV segment explains, it has been shown to help reduce anxiety and relax muscles. This article offers more dosing information on this product.
  • Xanax Overdose
    Confusion, coordination problems, and drowsiness are a few common symptoms of a Xanax overdose. This eMedTV resource lists other possible symptoms and explains what treatment options are available for an overdose with this medication.
  • Xanax Pills
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Xanax pills are commonly prescribed to treat anxiety or panic disorder. This article takes a closer look at Xanax, including how it works, available strengths, and more.
  • Xanax Risks
    Xanax is classified as a controlled substance, meaning it has the potential to be abused. This part of the eMedTV library explores other risks with Xanax and lists some of the most common side effects that have been reported with this medication.
  • Xanax Safety
    As this eMedTV page explains, you may not be able to take Xanax safely if you have certain medical conditions, such as glaucoma or lung problems. This page further discusses other Xanax safety precautions, including possible side effects of the drug.
  • Xanax Side Affects
    Decreased appetite and irritability are among the side effects that have been reported with Xanax. This eMedTV page also lists serious Xanax side effects that require medical attention. Xanax side affects is a common misspelling of Xanax side effects.
  • Xanax Side Effects
    Irritability, memory problems, and drowsiness are some of the most common side effects of Xanax. This eMedTV resource offers a more complete list of potential side effects of this medication, including serious side effects requiring medical attention.
  • Xanax Substitute
    You may want to consider a substitute for Xanax if you experience any side effects while taking the drug. As this eMedTV resource explains, there are two major drug classes used for treating anxiety (antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications).
  • Xanax Tablets
    Available as tablets, Xanax is a prescription medicine approved for treating anxiety and panic disorder. As this eMedTV article explains, it works by enhancing the effects of a naturally calming brain chemical.
  • Xanax Weight Change
    There are several possible side effects of Xanax, and weight change is one of them. This selection from the eMedTV Web library explains how Xanax may cause weight gain in some people, and offers tips on how to control any weight changes.
  • Xanax Withdraw
    Stopping Xanax too quickly may lead to withdrawal symptoms, such as vomiting, hallucinations, and seizures. This eMedTV Web article describes Xanax withdrawal in more detail. Xanax withdraw is a common misspelling of Xanax withdrawal.
  • Xanax Withdrawal
    Common Xanax withdrawal symptoms may include dizziness, panic attacks, and insomnia. This eMedTV segment lists other withdrawal symptoms, describes the dangers they can present, and explains how to help prevent them when stopping the drug.
  • Xanax Withdrawal Symptoms
    As this eMedTV page explains, stopping Xanax too quickly can cause serious withdrawal symptoms. This article gives an overview of possible Xanax withdrawal symptoms, as well as information on how your healthcare provider may help you avoid these problems.
  • Xanax Withdrawl
    Xanax withdrawal may cause symptoms such as anxiety, depression, and a fever. This eMedTV article explains why these problems occur and describes other possible signs of withdrawal. Xanax withdrawl is a common misspelling of Xanax withdrawal.
  • Xanax Withdrawls
    A few symptoms of Xanax withdrawal include hallucinations, anxiety, and seizures. This eMedTV page explains how to prevent Xanax withdrawal and lists other possible symptoms that may occur. Xanax withdrawls is a common misspelling of Xanax withdrawal.
  • Xanax XR
    Xanax XR is a prescription medicine that is approved for treating panic disorder. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this anxiety medication, explaining how Xanax XR works, its potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Xanax XR for Anxiety Disorder
    As this eMedTV page explains, Xanax XR is sometimes used off-label to treat anxiety disorders other than panic disorder. This article takes a quick look at this medication and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Xanex
    Xanax is a prescription medication that is used for treating anxiety and panic disorder. This part of the eMedTV library describes the effects of Xanax and offers general dosing information for the drug. Xanex is a common misspelling of Xanax.
  • Xanex Dosage
    For anxiety treatment, Xanax dosing usually starts at 0.25 mg to 0.5 mg three times daily. This eMedTV article also offers Xanax dosage recommendations for the treatment of panic disorder. Xanex dosage is a common misspelling of Xanax dosage.
  • Xanix
    Xanax is a prescription anxiety medication. As this eMedTV page explains, it is also approved for treating panic disorder. This page describes the effects and side effects, and links to more information. Xanix is a common misspelling of Xanax.
  • Xannax
    Xanax is a medication that is available by prescription to treat anxiety and panic disorder. This page from the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of Xanax and lists some of its potential side effects. Xannax is a common misspelling of Xanax.
  • Xantac
    Zantac is a drug that can be used to treat conditions related to the stomach, esophagus, and intestines. This eMedTV article describes Zantac in more detail and explains how it works to reduce acid production. Xantac is a common misspelling of Zantac.
  • Xantax
    Zantac (available over-the-counter and by prescription) is used to treat ulcers, GERD, and other conditions. This eMedTV page explains how Zantac works and lists side effects that may occur with the drug. Xantax is a common misspelling of Zantac.
  • Xarelto
    Xarelto is a medicine prescribed to prevent blood clots (and in some cases, strokes) in certain people. This eMedTV segment presents an overview of this blood-thinning medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Xarelto Drug Information
    Available by prescription only, Xarelto is used for preventing blood clots after a hip or knee replacement. This eMedTV resource presents more drug information on Xarelto, including side effects and safety issues. A link to more details is also included.
  • Xeljanz
    Xeljanz is a medicine licensed to treat rheumatoid arthritis. This selection from the eMedTV Web library features more details on this prescription medication, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Xeljanz Medication Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Xeljanz is prescribed to treat moderate-to-severe arthritis in adults. This page provides more information on this medication, including safety issues associated with Xeljanz and possible side effects.
  • Xeloda
    Xeloda is a prescription drug that is approved to treat certain types of breast and colorectal cancer. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Xeloda Drug Information
    This page of the eMedTV library provides some basic information on Xeloda, a medication used in the treatment of two types of cancer. This page briefly describes how this drug works, what cancers it can treat, and what to tell the doctor prescribing it.
  • Xeloda Side Effects
    While most people have no problems when taking Xeloda, side effects are possible. This portion of the eMedTV archives lists common and rare side effects seen with Xeloda, as well as potentially serious side effects that may need medical attention.
  • Xenacal
    Xenical is a common prescription drug used as both a weight loss and weight maintenance tool. This page of the eMedTV library explains the drug's effects, dosing information, and possible side effects. Xenacal is a common misspelling of Xenical.
  • Xenax
    Xanax is a prescription medicine approved to treat panic disorder and anxiety. This eMedTV article explains how Xanax works and lists conditions to tell your healthcare provider about before starting treatment. Xenax is a common misspelling of Xanax.
  • Xenecal
    Xenecal, as this eMedTV article explains, works as both a weight loss and weight maintenance aid. This article also describes how the drug is typically taken and lists a few of the more common side effects. Xenecal is a common misspelling of Xenical.
  • Xenical
    Xenical can be used as both a weight loss aid and to prevent people from regaining weight they have lost. This eMedTV segment takes a detailed look at Xenical, discussing how it works, general dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Xenical (Orlistat) Drug Information
    Xenical is a prescription medicine commonly used as a weight loss aid. This eMedTV resource provides more drug information on Xenical (orlistat), including information on how to use this medication and what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Xenical 120 mg Capsules
    Xenical is available by prescription and comes in only one strength -- 120 mg Xenical capsules. As this eMedTV resource explains, the recommended dose of this drug is one 120 mg capsule with each fat-containing meal (up to three times daily).
  • Xenical Capsules
    Xenical is a prescription weight loss medication that comes in capsule form. This segment from the eMedTV archives offers more information on these capsules, including Xenical's effectiveness for weight loss.
  • Xenical Dangers
    Xenical may cause bothersome (and sometimes painful) side effects. This eMedTV Web page discusses other potential dangers of Xenical and provides a list of several digestion-related side effects that may occur with the drug.
  • Xenical Diet Pills
    Xenical is approved for people with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater. This eMedTV resource discusses Xenical uses in more detail, briefly explains when and how to take these diet pills, and covers Xenical's potential side effects.
  • Xenical Diet Supplement
    Although some think it is a diet supplement, Xenical is actually a prescription weight loss medication. This eMedTV Web page covers Xenical uses in more detail, explains how the medicine works, and describes its specific effects.
  • Xenical Dosage
    Whether you are looking to lose weight or maintain it with Xenical, dosage guidelines are the same. This eMedTV resource explains in detail the amount of Xenical that should be taken, as well as how to take the medication to achieve the best results.
  • Xenical for Weight Loss
    Doctors may prescribe Xenical for people with a BMI of 30 or greater. This article from the eMedTV Web site talks more about weight loss with Xenical, describes how the drug works, and explains when and how to take this medication.
  • Xenical No Script
    There is no such thing as no-script Xenical, as the drug is available by prescription only. This eMedTV segment describes the non-prescription version of Xenical and offers information about the specific effects of this weight loss medication.
  • Xenical Over-the-Counter (OTC)
    You cannot get over-the-counter (OTC) Xenical; the weight loss medication is available by prescription only. This eMedTV segment explores the effects of Xenical, explains how it works, and describes the non-prescription version of the drug.
  • Xenical Results
    While success stories seem amazing, the best way to gauge results with Xenical is through clinical studies. This eMedTV article provides information on various clinical studies, comparing findings with Xenical to those with a placebo drug.
  • Xenical Side Effects Review
    While most people have no problems with Xenical, side effects are possible. This page of the eMedTV Web site lists common side effects seen with the drug, rare side effects, and problems that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Xenical Vs. Alli
    Many people do not know the difference between Alli vs. Xenical. As this eMedTV article explains, Xenical is a prescription weight loss drug. Alli is the non-prescription version of it (and is the only over-the-counter, FDA-approved weight loss drug).
  • Xenical Weight Loss Medication Information
    Xenical is a drug used to help people lose weight and to prevent weight regain. This eMedTV resource provides more information on the weight loss medication, including Xenical's general dosing guidelines and details on side effects that may occur.
  • Xeomin
    Xeomin is used to relax the muscles that cause eyelid twitching, wrinkles, neck pain, and other problems. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this prescription medicine, including how it works, how it is administered, safety precautions, and more.
  • Xeres
    If you have a cold sore, using Xerese can help shorten its duration. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief overview of this drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Xeres is a common misspelling of Xerese.
  • Xerese
    Xerese is a prescription skin cream used to treat cold sores. This eMedTV Web article takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works, what to expect, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Xerses
    Xerese, a prescription medication, is used to treat cold sores. This part of the eMedTV site describes how this drug is applied and includes a link to more detailed information on the skin cream. Xerses is a common misspelling of Xerese.
  • Xgeva
    Xgeva is licensed to prevent certain skeletal problems that may occur when cancer has spread to the bone. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this drug, including how it works, how often it is given, possible side effects, and more.
  • Xilitol
    Xylitol is a natural sugar product often used for preventing dental cavities. This eMedTV page explores other possible benefits of xylitol and lists some of the possible side effects of the sugar substitute. Xilitol is a common misspelling of xylitol.
  • Ximino
    Ximino capsules are taken once daily to treat moderate-to-severe acne in adults and adolescents. This eMedTV resource features an overview of various topics associated with this prescription drug, including how it works, side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Xodol
    Short-term pain associated with an injury or surgery is often treated with Xodol, a combination medication. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed overview of this drug, including how it works, dosing guidelines, safety precautions, and more.
  • Xolair
    Xolair is approved to prevent allergic asthma and treat chronic urtica. This eMedTV page explains how the Xolair injection works to prevent asthma attacks due to certain allergens and also lists possible side effects and general dosing guidelines.
  • Xolegel
    Xolegel is a medicated gel prescribed for the treatment of seborrhea. This part of the eMedTV Web library presents a comprehensive overview of this medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, how to apply it, and more.
  • Xoloda
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Xeloda to treat breast or colorectal cancer. This eMedTV segment explores some potential side effects of Xeloda and outlines the factors that may affect your dose. Xoloda is a common misspelling of Xeloda.
  • Xopenex
    Xopenex is a prescription drug that is approved to treat asthma or other similar respiratory conditions. This eMedTV article describes the other conditions the medication can treat, explains how it works, and highlights potential side effects.
  • Xopenex Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use Xopenex if you have certain medical conditions (such as epilepsy). This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other important Xopenex dangers to be aware of before starting treatment with this medication.
  • Xopenex for Children
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library explains the benefits of using Xopenex for children age six and older. This page describes how Xopenex can help treat and prevent airway spasms caused by asthma and other similar lung problems.
  • Xopenex HFA
    Xopenex HFA is a prescription medicine that is used for the prevention and treatment of airway spasms. This eMedTV Web page explains how the inhaler works, lists possible side effects that may occur, and describes the effects of the drug.
  • Xopenex HFA Inhaler
    This page of the eMedTV site presents a basic overview of Xopenex HFA, an inhaler used to treat asthma and other lung problems. This selection briefly explains how the drug performed in clinical trials, what to expect, and more.
  • Xopenex HFE
    Xopenex HFA is a prescription inhaler that is used for treating airway spasms caused by asthma or COPD. This eMedTV page describes how the drug works and lists possible side effects that may occur. Xopenex HFE is a common misspelling of Xopenex HFA.
  • Xopenex Inhaler
    Xopenex is a prescription medication used to treat and prevent airway spasms. This eMedTV Web page offers more detail about how the Xopenex inhaler works for people with asthma and COPD, as well as information on the effectiveness of the medication.
  • Xopenex Inhl
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, a healthcare provider may prescribe a Xopenex inhaler (Xopenex inhl) to treat and prevent airway spasms in people with asthma or COPD. This page also discusses general precautions and possible side effects.
  • Xopenex Nebulizer
    Xopenex is a prescription medicine used to treat and prevent airway spasms. This eMedTV segment provides more information about how Xopenex nebulizers and inhalers work for people with asthma and COPD, as well as details on the effectiveness of the drug.
  • Xopenex Side Effects
    Common side effects of Xopenex include headaches, a runny nose, and viral infections. This eMedTV segment outlines other common side effects of this product and also explains which ones may require immediate medical attention.
  • Xopinex
    Xopenex is a prescription drug used for treating and preventing airway spasms caused by asthma or COPD. This eMedTV segment explains how Xopenex works and lists some of its potential side effects. Xopinex is a common misspelling of Xopenex.
  • Xoponex
    Xopenex is a prescribed medicine licensed to treat asthma and similar lung problems. This eMedTV page describes the drug in more detail and explains what to tell your healthcare provider before taking it. Xoponex is a common misspelling of Xopenex.
  • Xtandi
    As a prescription chemotherapy drug, Xtandi is approved for treating prostate cancer that has spread. This eMedTV article contains more details on several topics relating to this drug, including how it works, how to take it, and potential side effects.
  • Xylatol
    Xylitol is a sugar substitute also claimed to be beneficial for other uses, such as preventing cavities. This eMedTV article lists other claimed uses and explores how the product may work. Xylatol is a common misspelling of xylitol.
  • Xyletol
    Xylitol is a natural sugar substitute derived from various plants, such as raspberries and strawberries. This eMedTV page explains what xylitol is used for and explores the safety of this product. Xyletol is a common misspelling of xylitol.
  • Xylital
    Although most people use xylitol as a sugar substitute, it can also be used medicinally to prevent cavities. This eMedTV page covers other xylitol uses and includes precautions and warnings for the product. Xylital is a common misspelling of xylitol.
  • Xylitol
    Xylitol is a natural sugar substitute that is also used to prevent cavities and treat dry mouth. This eMedTV Web page further explains what xylitol is used for, explores the product's effectiveness, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Xylitol Side Effects
    Diarrhea and gas are some of the more commonly reported xylitol side effects. As this eMedTV Web page explains, xylitol does not usually cause side effects when used in small amounts. High doses are more likely to cause noticeable problems.
  • Xylitol Sweetener Information
    If you are looking for information on using xylitol as a sweetener, this eMedTV resource is a great place to start. It provides an introduction to this naturally occurring sugar substitute and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Xylotol
    Xylitol is a sugar substitute often used for preventing cavities and other uses. This eMedTV article discusses some of these other uses and offers general warnings and precautions for the product. Xylotol is a common misspelling of xylitol.
  • Xyprexa
    Zyprexa is a drug that is used to treat bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. This eMedTV segment offers a brief description of the drug and provides a link to more information. Xyprexa is a common misspelling of Zyprexa.
  • Xyprexa Dosage
    For those with bipolar disorder, the recommended starting dose of Zyprexa is 10 mg to 15 mg a day. This eMedTV segment offers basic dosing guidelines and provides a link to more information. Xyprexa dosage is a common misspelling of Zyprexa dosage.
  • Xyvox
    Zyvox is prescribed for serious bacterial infections. This part of the eMedTV Web site gives a brief description of this antibiotic and includes a link to more information. Xyvox is a common misspelling of Zyvox.
  • Xyzal
    Xyzal is a prescription medication that helps alleviate allergy symptoms and treat chronic hives. This eMedTV Web page describes the drug in more detail, providing information about how it works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Xyzal 5 mg Tablets
    For people requiring lower Xyzal doses, Xyzal 5 mg tablets can be split in half. This article from the eMedTV library explains what other forms and strengths this drug comes in and provides Xyzal dosing guidelines for both adults and children.
  • Xyzal Allergies Medicine
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Xyzal is an allergy medicine commonly used for treating seasonal and perennial allergies. As this eMedTV Web page explains, Xyzal is also approved for the treatment of chronic hives due to unknown causes.
  • Xyzal Medication Side Effects
    Common side effects of the medication Xyzal include fever, drowsiness, and sore throat. This article from the eMedTV Web site lists other possible side effects and also explains which problems require immediate medical attention.
  • Xyzal Side Affects
    Common Xyzal side effects include sore throat, fever, and drowsiness. This eMedTV page lists other possible side effects and explains which problems require medical attention. Xyzal side affects is a common misspelling of Xyzal side effects.
  • Xyzal Side Effects
    Drowsiness, fatigue, and a sore throat are among the most common side effects of Xyzal. This selection of the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at other common side effects, as well as those that may need immediate medical care.
  • Xyzal Tablets
    Xyzal is a prescription drug used for treating allergies and chronic hives. This eMedTV Web article describes how Xyzal tablets and oral solution work and explains what you should discuss with your healthcare provider before using this medicine.
  • Xyzol
    Xyzal, a drug used to treat allergy symptoms and chronic hives, works by blocking histamine. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of the drug and covers some general precautions for those taking it. Xyzol is a common misspelling of Xyzal.
  • Yasemen
    This page from the eMedTV library explains how Yasmin works to prevent pregnancy. This Web page features a brief overview of this birth control pill, including what to tell your doctor before taking it. Yasemen is a common misspelling of Yasmin.
  • Yasmen
    Yasmin is a prescription birth control pill that works to prevent pregnancy in several ways. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of how Yasmin works and lists possible side effects of the contraceptive. Yasmen is a common misspelling of Yasmin.
  • Yasmin
    Yasmin is an oral contraceptive that is used to prevent pregnancy. This part of the eMedTV Web site discusses Yasmin in more detail, including information on how the contraceptive works, when and how to take it, and what to do if you miss a dose.
  • More About Yasmin and Acne
    Women who are taking Yasmin may notice an improvement in their acne. This eMedTV article explains that although Yasmin is not approved for treating acne, certain hormones contained in the birth control pill may help treat the condition in women.
  • Yasmin and Weight Gain
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, weight gain does not appear to be a common side effect of Yasmin. This article further discusses this topic, and provides a list of suggestions on how to avoid weight gain while taking the birth control pill.
  • Yasmin Birth Control Pills
    Yasmin birth control pills are prescribed to help prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV presentation looks at the drug, including side effects (weight gain, acne), interactions, dosing, and precautions.
  • Yasmin Side Effects
    Common Yasmin side effects may include nausea, headaches, and back pain. This portion of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at these and other possible side effects, including those that may require immediate medical care.
  • Yaz
    Yaz is an oral contraceptive that can also help treat acne and PMDD. This article on the eMedTV Web site discusses how the drug works, describes when and how to take it, and explains what you should know before using this form of oral contraception.
  • Yaz and Antibiotics
    There is a potential interaction between antibiotics and Yaz. As this eMedTV page explains, there have been reports of accidental pregnancy in women taking birth control pills and certain antibiotics together.
  • Yaz and Weight Gain
    Women may gain weight while taking Yaz. However, as this eMedTV Web page explains, it is difficult to tell if the weight gain is caused by Yaz or other factors. This page also describes what you can do if this problem occurs with this drug.
  • Yaz Birth Control Pills
    This eMedTV Web segment looks at Yaz birth control pills. Information covered includes possible side effects (including weight gain), drug interactions, warnings, precautions, and much more.
  • Yaz for Acne
    Doctors may treat acne with Yaz, a prescription birth control pill. This selection from the eMedTV archives discusses other approved uses for Yaz and explains how the oral contraceptive works for treating acne.
  • Yaz Medication Information
    Yaz is an oral contraceptive used for preventing pregnancy and treating acne and PMDD. This eMedTV article contains more information about the medication, including information on how Yaz is different from other birth control pills.
  • Yaz Risks
    Yaz can increase your chance of developing blood clots, strokes, and heart attacks. This page on the eMedTV site discusses other potential risks with Yaz and lists some of the more common side effects that have been reported with this medication.
  • Yaz Side Effects
    Headaches, a decreased sex drive, and weight gain are among the common side effects of Yaz. This eMedTV resource discusses these and other Yaz side effects in more detail, including which side effects may require immediate medical attention.
  • Yaz Vs. Plan B
    Many people are unaware of the difference between Plan B versus Yaz. This page on the eMedTV site discusses some of the primary differences and similarities between the two drugs, and explains how each medication works to prevent pregnancy.
  • Yaz Vs. Yasmin
    Although Yasmin and Yaz are similar in many ways, there are some important differences. This eMedTV resource explores some of the similarities and differences between Yaz vs. Yasmin, and explains how the two birth control pills work.
  • Yazmin
    As this eMedTV page explains, Yasmin is an oral contraceptive that is used by women to prevent pregnancy. This page offers a brief overview of Yasmin, including possible side effects and general precautions. Yazmin is a common misspelling of Yasmin.
  • Yeast Diaper Rash
    A yeast diaper rash is an infectious type of diaper rash. As this eMedTV Web page explains, the overgrowth of yeast is a common result of a simple diaper rash that has gotten worse due to lack of treatment or the rash not responding to treatment.
  • Yeast Diaper Rash Treatment
    Antifungal creams and ointments are often used for treating yeast diaper rashes. This page from the eMedTV library briefly explains why this type of diaper rash occurs and describes various products that are currently available to treat it.
  • Yeast Infection
    A yeast infection is caused by an imbalance of a fungus called Candida albicans in the vagina. This eMedTV segment offers a more detailed description of this condition, including information on risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Yeast Infection Cure
    Several antifungal medicines have a high success rate in providing a yeast infection cure. This eMedTV article explains the specifics on the different forms of treatment that are available to treat this infection in women.
  • Yeast Infection Information
    If you have vaginal itching, burning, or irritation, you may have a yeast infection. This eMedTV resource provides some basic information on yeast infections, including a list of their most common symptoms. Also included is a link to learn more.
  • Yeast Infection Symptoms
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  • Yeast Infection Treatment
    Common yeast infection treatment options include antifungal creams, oral drugs, or vaginal suppositories. This eMedTV article describes each of these treatments for yeast infections in detail, including the dangers in self-diagnosing a yeast infection.
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  • Yellow Fever Vaccine
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