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Avandamet - Avonex Side Effects

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Avandamet to Avonex Side Effects. 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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  • Avandamet
    Avandamet is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This part of the eMedTV Web site provides detailed information on Avandamet and its effects, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Avandamet Alternatives
    There are many Avandamet alternatives available, including other diabetes drugs or lifestyle changes. This eMedTV resource contains a list of both oral and injectable diabetes medicines that can be used as alternatives to Avandamet.
  • Avandamet and Blood Sugar
    People who take Avandamet may potentially develop extremely high or low blood sugar levels. This eMedTV resource further explores Avandamet and blood sugar, including a list of potential signs and symptoms of high or low blood sugar.
  • Avandamet and Cholesterol
    Not only does Avandamet reduce blood sugar, but it also has an effect on cholesterol levels. This eMedTV article describes the research findings on Avandamet and cholesterol, and explains how the diabetes drug can help improve cholesterol levels.
  • Avandamet and Pregnancy
    It is generally not recommended to use Avandamet during pregnancy. This part of the eMedTV archives further discusses Avandamet and pregnancy, and describes the effects that the drug may potentially have on a developing fetus.
  • Avandamet and Type 1 Diabetes
    Avandamet is not licensed to treat type 1 diabetes. This eMedTV segment further discusses Avandamet and type 1 diabetes, explaining that the drug may be beneficial for people with "double diabetes" (both type 1 and type 2 diabetes).
  • Avandamet and Weight Gain
    Weight gain is a possible side effect of Avandamet. This section of the eMedTV library discusses Avandamet and weight gain in more detail, and explains the potential dangers of developing rapid weight gain with the diabetes medication.
  • Avandamet Dosage
    The usual starting Avandamet dosage is 2 mg/500 mg once or twice daily. This eMedTV page also lists dosing guidelines for those who are switching to Avandamet from just metformin or rosiglitazone and offers tips for taking the combination medicine.
  • Avandamet Drug Info
    Avandamet is a medicine licensed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV selection offers more info on this prescription drug, with details on side effects, how to use it, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider before starting Avandamet.
  • Avandamet Drug Interactions
    Many medicines can cause Avandamet drug interactions, including corticosteroids, ritonavir, and diuretics. This eMedTV resource describes the possible effects of these interactions and lists other medicines that may lead to Avandamet interactions.
  • Avandamet Overdose
    Signs of an Avandamet overdose may include dizziness, shakiness, or cold sweats. This eMedTV segment lists other possible symptoms of an Avandamet overdose, describes the potential effects, and discusses various treatment options available.
  • Avandamet Side Affects
    Common Avandamet side effects may include headache and nausea. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects as well as problems that require medical attention. Avandamet side affects is a common misspelling of Avandamet side effects.
  • Avandamet Side Effects
    Potential Avandamet side effects may include heartburn, diarrhea, or vomiting. This eMedTV Web page contains a list of both common Avandamet side effects and rare but serious side effects of the drug (such as swelling, chest pain, or vision changes).
  • Avandamet Uses
    Avandamet is used to reduce and control blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes. This page on the eMedTV site further describes the effects of Avandamet, discusses Avandamet uses in children, and lists possible off-label uses.
  • Avandamet Warnings and Precautions
    Drinking large amounts of alcohol with Avandamet may increase your risk of lactic acidosis. This eMedTV page lists more Avandamet warnings and precautions, including other possible side effects and information on who should avoid the drug.
  • Avandaril
    Avandaryl may be prescribed to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how Avandaryl works and lists some potential side effects of the medication. Avandaril is a common misspelling of Avandaryl.
  • Avandaryl
    Avandaryl is a prescribed medicine that is used to lower blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how this drug works to lower blood sugar, lists potential side effects, covers general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Avandaryl Alternatives
    This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at some of the Avandaryl alternatives, such as lifestyle changes and other diabetes medications or injections. This page also explains when an alternative to Avandaryl might be necessary.
  • Avandaryl and Blood Sugar
    As this eMedTV resource discusses, low and high blood sugar levels are possible effects of Avandaryl. Blood sugar levels can cause serious or even life-threatening complications. This page highlights some symptoms of high and low blood sugar.
  • Avandaryl and Pregnancy
    It may not be safe to take Avandaryl during pregnancy. This eMedTV segment explores some of the complications of Avandaryl and pregnancy and explains how the FDA categorizes Avandaryl as a pregnancy Category C medication.
  • Avandaryl and Weight Gain
    Weight gain does appear to be a side effect of Avandaryl. This eMedTV page covers Avandaryl and weight gain, explaining that rapid weight gain could signify congestive heart failure or other conditions. This page also lists ways to limit weight gain.
  • Avandaryl Dosage
    Generally, the recommended starting Avandaryl dose is 4 mg/1 mg once daily with the first meal of the day. This eMedTV resource outlines some tips on when and how to take the drug and also lists the factors that will determine your Avandaryl dosage.
  • Avandaryl Drug Interactions
    This portion of the eMedTV archives explores potential Avandaryl drug interactions with other medications, such as thyroid medicines, diuretics, and estrogens. This Web page also discusses how these interactions can lead to problems.
  • Avandaryl Medication
    As explained in this selection from the eMedTV archives, Avandaryl is a medication used to treat type 2 diabetes. This article gives a basic overview of this drug, with details on dosing guidelines, what to expect, and more.
  • Avandaryl Overdose
    It is possible to overdose on Avandaryl. This eMedTV resource outlines some of the possible symptoms of an Avandaryl overdose, such as blurry vision, dizziness, and cold sweats. This page also describes some treatment options.
  • Avandaryl Side Effects
    Common side effects of Avandaryl include high blood pressure, headaches, and a sore throat. This eMedTV Web page also takes an in-depth look at some of the more serious side effects of the drug, such as yellowing of the skin and vomiting.
  • Avandaryl Uses
    This eMedTV segment explores Avandaryl uses, such as helping the body to use its natural insulin better and causing the pancreas to produce more insulin. This page also explains Avandaryl use in children and possible off-label uses for Avandaryl.
  • Avandaryl Warnings and Precautions
    This eMedTV article examines several Avandaryl warnings and precautions, such as potential drug interactions, possible allergic reactions, and the risks of using the drug during pregnancy. This page also describes who should not take Avandaryl.
  • Avanderil
    This eMedTV article explains how Avandaryl increases your production of insulin and causes your body to use its natural insulin better. This page also lists factors that will determine your dosage. Avanderil is a common misspelling of Avandaryl.
  • Avanderyl
    This eMedTV segment explains that Avandaryl treats type 2 diabetes and can help decrease the chances of developing complications related to diabetes. This page also lists Avandaryl overdose symptoms. Avanderyl is a common misspelling of Avandaryl.
  • Avandia
    Avandia is a prescription medicine used to help control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how Avandia helps your body to use its natural insulin better and outlines some potential side effects of the drug.
  • Avandia 2 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, a dose of 2 mg of Avandia tablets twice daily may be prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes. This article further discusses dosing guidelines, including tips on when and how to take this medication.
  • Avandia 4 mg
    This eMedTV article explains that if you have type 2 diabetes, a doctor may prescribe 4 mg of Avandia tablets once or twice daily. This page also offers some tips on taking this medication and describes some of the factors that can affect your dosage.
  • Avandia 8 mg Tablets
    A dose of 8 mg Avandia tablets may be prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource further discusses dosing guidelines for this medication, including tips on using it effectively and a list of factors that can affect your dose.
  • Avandia Alternatives
    This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at some of the Avandia alternatives, such as lifestyle changes and other diabetes medications or injections. This page also explains when an alternative to Avandia might be necessary.
  • Avandia and Blood Sugar
    As this eMedTV resource discusses, low and high blood sugar levels are possible effects of Avandia. Blood sugar changes can cause serious or even life-threatening complications. This page highlights some symptoms of high and low blood sugar.
  • Avandia and Heart Attacks
    Avandia may increase the risk of heart attacks. This eMedTV resource discusses the results of a recent study on Avandia and heart attacks, explaining the reasons why Avandia may increase this risk and why more research needs to be conducted.
  • Avandia and Pregnancy Risk
    This eMedTV article explores Avandia and pregnancy risk, explaining why it may not be safe to take the medication during pregnancy. This page also discusses how the FDA categorizes Avandia as a pregnancy Category C medicine.
  • Avandia and Type 1 Diabetes
    The FDA has not approved Avandia for type 1 diabetes. However, as this segment of the eMedTV Web site explains, the medication may be helpful for people who have had type 1 diabetes for years and have developed type 2 diabetes later in life.
  • Avandia and Weight Gain
    There are several possible side effects of Avandia, and weight gain appears to be one of them. This eMedTV article explains the average weight gain for people taking Avandia and also outlines some suggestions for limiting the amount of weight gained.
  • Avandia Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use Avandia if you have certain medical problems, such as heart problems. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential Avandia dangers to be aware of before using this drug, such as possible side effects.
  • Avandia Diabetes Medication
    This eMedTV article provides a brief description of the diabetes medication Avandia. This article explains how Avandia works to help improve insulin sensitivity to decrease blood sugar levels. This page also discusses the effectiveness of this medicine.
  • Avandia Dosage
    This eMedTV segment explains that the recommended starting Avandia dose is 4 mg once daily. If necessary, the Avandia dosage may be increased to up to 8 mg once daily after 8 to 12 weeks. This page also lists tips for when and how to take Avandia.
  • Avandia Drug Interactions
    This portion of the eMedTV archives explores potential Avandia drug interactions with other medications, such as certain seizure medications, gemfibrozil, and atanazavir. This Web page also explains how these interactions can lead to problems.
  • Avandia Medication
    This portion of the eMedTV Web library offers important information on Avandia, a medication used for treating type 2 diabetes. This Web page also explains why Avandia may not be suitable for some people and lists possible side effects.
  • Avandia Medicine for Type 2 Diabetes
    This page from the eMedTV Web site offers a brief look at the type 2 diabetes medicine Avandia. This article explains how Avandia works, offers general dosing guidelines, and discusses what to tell your healthcare provider before starting treatment.
  • Avandia Oral
    There is only one form of Avandia -- oral tablets. This eMedTV Web page explains what Avandia is used for, lists available strengths, and describes potential side effects of this medicine. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Avandia Overdose
    Although it is rare, it is possible to overdose on Avandia. This portion of the eMedTV Web site describes how clinical studies have not yet determined the full effects of an Avandia overdose and also outlines some potential treatment options.
  • Avandia Problems
    Some of the potential problems with Avandia include side effects such as headaches and back pain. This eMedTV resource describes other possible risks of this medicine, including potentially serious side effects that require prompt medical care.
  • Avandia Risks
    Some of the potential risks with Avandia include headaches, back pain, and anemia. This page of the eMedTV Web site describes other possible dangers, including potentially serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Avandia Side Affects
    Possible side effects of Avandia include headache, back pain, and upper respiratory infection. This eMedTV segment offers a brief look at some of the side effects of this drug. Avandia side affects is a common misspelling of Avandia side effects.
  • Avandia Side Effects
    Some of the most common Avandia side effects can include upper respiratory infections, injuries, and anemia. This eMedTV page also takes an in-depth look at some of the more serious side effects, such as liver problems and trouble breathing.
  • Avandia Strengths
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, three different strengths of Avandia are available, ranging from 2 mg to 8 mg. This page discusses what Avandia is used for and offers some general dosing tips for when and how to safely take this medication.
  • Avandia Substitutes
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides a list of various substitutes for Avandia, including other diabetes medications, lifestyle changes, and insulin. This article also explains when a doctor may recommend an alternative to Avandia.
  • Avandia Tablets
    A doctor may prescribe Avandia tablets to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web article offers more detail on Avandia, including information on how this medication works, available strengths, and general precautions.
  • Avandia to Lower Blood Sugar
    Clinical studies have shown that using Avandia to lower blood sugar can help treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web resource explores this prescription diabetes medication in more detail, explaining how Avandia works and its effectiveness.
  • Avandia Uses
    Avandia is prescribed to help lower blood sugar levels in adults with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource describes how Avandia works to improve insulin resistance and explains that Avandia uses in children have not yet been approved.
  • Avandia Warnings and Precautions
    This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at a number of Avandia warnings and precautions, such as potential drug interactions and the potential danger of taking the drug while pregnant. This page also explains who should not take Avandia.
  • Avandiamet
    Avandamet, a prescription drug used to treat type 2 diabetes, has only been approved for use in adults. This eMedTV page explores Avandamet and its uses, possible side effects, and dosing information. Avandiamet is a common misspelling of Avandamet.
  • Avanex
    Avonex is a prescription medicine that is used for treating multiple sclerosis. This article from the eMedTV Web site lists possible side effects of Avonex and explains how the medication works. Avanex is a common misspelling of Avonex.
  • Avanifil
    Healthcare providers prescribe avanafil to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). This page of the eMedTV Web site gives a quick overview of the medication, explains how to take it, and links to more details. Avanifil is a common misspelling of avanafil.
  • Avantia
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, a healthcare provider may prescribe Avandia to treat type 2 diabetes. This article also covers some possible side effects and general precautions with the medication. Avantia is a common misspelling of Avandia.
  • Avanza
    Avinza is a prescription drug that provides continuous pain relief for moderate to severe chronic pain. This eMedTV Web page describes the effects of Avinza and offers general precautions for the medication. Avanza is a common misspelling of Avinza.
  • Avanza Withdrawal
    Potential symptoms of Avinza withdrawal include nausea, muscle pain, and fast breathing. This eMedTV segment lists other possible symptoms and explains how to limit Avinza withdrawal. Avanza withdrawal is a common misspelling of Avinza withdrawal.
  • Avapro
    Avapro is often prescribed for people with diabetic nephropathy or high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug works and discusses possible side effects, available strengths, and general dosing information.
  • Avapro and Depression
    There are possible side effects of Avapro, and depression occurs in less than 1 percent of patients. This eMedTV resource contains a list of signs that may indicate depression, such as decreased energy and feelings of hopelessness or pessimism.
  • Avapro and Hair Loss
    If you are taking Avapro and hair loss occurs, your doctor may suggest a different medication. As this eMedTV resource explains, however, hair loss is not typically considered a common or rare side effect of Avapro.
  • Avapro and Pregnancy
    Certain complications may occur with the use of Avapro, and problems in pregnancy are a potential risk. This eMedTV page explains the link between Avapro and pregnancy, including problems seen in fetuses or newborns exposed to the drug.
  • Avapro and Weight Gain
    Side effects may develop with Avapro, and weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of the drug. This eMedTV page describes the studies in which side effects are documented and offers tips for helping with any gradual weight gain.
  • Avapro Dosage
    Most people start with an Avapro dosage of 150 mg a day for high blood pressure control. This eMedTV resource also offers dosing suggestions for treating diabetic nephropathy, and lists tips and precautions to keep in mind when taking the drug.
  • Avapro Interactions
    This eMedTV page contains a list of drugs that may cause Avapro interactions, including diuretics, potassium-sparing diuretics, and diuretics. These Avapro drug interactions may cause side effects such as low blood pressure or high potassium levels.
  • Avapro Medication
    Avapro is approved to treat high blood pressure and other conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of this prescription medication, with details on side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Avapro Overdose
    Avapro overdose symptoms may include lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting. This section of the eMedTV Web site lists other possible overdose symptoms and discusses the potential effects that an overdose can cause.
  • Avapro Precautions and Warnings
    You should not take Avapro if you are allergic to the drug or to its components. This eMedTV page offers more Avapro precautions and warnings, including potential side effects that may occur, such as decreased kidney function or low blood pressure.
  • Avapro Sexual Side Effects
    If you are taking Avapro, sexual side effects are a possibility. As this eMedTV Web page explains, however, sexual side effects, such as impotence or decreased libido, are quite rare and occur in less than 1 percent of patients taking the drug.
  • Avapro Side Effects
    This eMedTV resource provides a list of Avapro side effects that are commonly reported, such as heartburn, dizziness, and fatigue. Other less common side effects of Avapro and problems that require medical attention are also included.
  • Avapro Uses
    Avapro uses generally include high blood pressure control and diabetic nephropathy treatment. This part of the eMedTV library describes these uses in more detail, explains how the medication works, and discusses off-label uses.
  • Avascular Necrosis
    Avascular necrosis is a condition that develops when blood supply to the bones is cut off. This section of the eMedTV archives explains this condition in detail, including causes, symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Avascular Necrosis Diagnosis
    Tests used in making an avascular necrosis diagnosis include MRI scans, CT scans, x-rays, biopsies, and more. This section of the eMedTV website explains the tests used to make an avascular necrosis diagnosis.
  • Avascular Necrosis Information
    As this eMedTV segment explains, avascular necrosis can develop when there is a temporary or permanent loss of blood supply to the bones. This article features more information on avascular necrosis, including some of its common symptoms.
  • Avascular Necrosis Pain
    Pain is not often felt in the early stages of avascular necrosis. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains how the pain worsens as the condition becomes more severe and describes methods used to treat pain with avascular necrosis.
  • Avascular Necrosis Research
    Avascular necrosis research studies test ways to diagnose the disease earlier and new and improved treatment methods. This eMedTV article explains these avascular necrosis research studies, including potential benefits for research participants.
  • Avascular Necrosis Symptoms
    As this eMedTV page explains, signs and symptoms of avascular necrosis include osteoarthritis, limited range of motion, and joint pain. This article discusses other potential symptoms and explains why they vary from patient to patient.
  • Avascular Necrosis Treatment
    As this eMedTV segment explains, treating avascular necrosis may involve medications, exercises, surgery, or other options. This article explains the treatment options in detail, including when each type is generally used.
  • Avasta
    Avastin is often prescribed as a treatment for different types of cancer. This eMedTV segment provides a brief overview of the drug and includes a link to more detailed information. Avasta is a common misspelling of Avastin.
  • Avastin
    Avastin is commonly used in the treatment of specific types of cancer. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides a detailed overview of the drug, including what cancers it treats, how it works, dosing information, side effects, and more.
  • Avastin and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV article explores the issues surrounding Avastin and breastfeeding. It explains the manufacturer's recommendations, describes the dangers the drug may present to a nursing infant, and stresses the importance of talking to your doctor.
  • Avastin and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV Web page offers a discussion on Avastin and pregnancy. It describes the results of animal studies, explains how the FDA rates the safety of drugs during pregnancy, and discusses circumstances in which the medication may still be taken.
  • Avastin Side Effects
    Although complications don't often occur with the use of Avastin, side effects are possible. As a result, this eMedTV Web page offers a list of the most common reactions, rare side effects, and problems that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Avastine
    Avastin is a prescription drug used in the treatment of certain types of cancer. This eMedTV article presents a brief overview of the drug and includes a link to more detailed information. Avastine is a common misspelling of Avastin.
  • Avasular Necrosis
    Avascular necrosis develops when there is a temporary or permanent loss of blood supply to the bones. This eMedTV article covers the causes of the disease and lists possible symptoms. Avasular necrosis is a common misspelling of avascular necrosis.
  • Avelex
    Avelox is an antibiotic that is taken daily to treat bacterial infections. This section of the eMedTV archives offers general warnings and precautions for Avelox, and lists potential side effects of the drug. Avelex is a common misspelling of Avelox.
  • Avelide
    Available by prescription only, Avalide is a drug used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). This eMedTV page briefly discusses the medication's effects in the body, dosing tips, and side effects. Avelide is a common misspelling of Avalide.
  • Avelox
    Avelox is an antibiotic prescribed to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This article on the eMedTV Web site explains how Avelox works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Avelox 400 mg Tablets
    Most people being treated for infections usually start with Avelox 400 mg tablets (one tablet, once a day). This eMedTV segment offers more dosing information for Avelox and explains the importance of finishing your prescription, even if you feel better.
  • Avelox Antibiotic Information
    This eMedTV Web presentation discusses the antibiotic medication Avelox. Information includes its uses, dosing, side effects, warnings, precautions, and drug interactions.
  • Avelox Dosage
    The standard recommended Avelox dosage is 400 mg, taken once daily. This segment from the eMedTV archives explains how your healthcare provider determines the length of treatment for Avelox. Dosing tips and precautions are also included.
  • Avelox for Pneumonia
    Avelox is often recommended for pneumonia or other types of bacterial infections. This page on the eMedTV Web site further explains what Avelox is used for and offers general information on how dosing works for this prescription antibiotic.
  • Avelox Medication Information
    This eMedTV segment provides general information about Avelox, a medication used to treat various types of bacterial infections. This page describes conditions that may prevent people from taking it and possible side effects, among other things.
  • Avelox Oral
    Avelox is a prescription antibiotic that can be taken orally or administered by injection. This eMedTV article explains how to take the oral form of Avelox and discusses the importance of finishing your entire prescription, even if you feel better.
  • Avelox Side Effects
    Common Avelox side effects include diarrhea, nausea, and dizziness. This article on the eMedTV Web site also provides a list of rare side effects, as well as potentially serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Avelux
    Avelox is a prescription medicine approved to treat bacterial infections. This eMedTV page describes how Avelox works, explains how long treatment usually lasts, and links to more information about this drug. Avelux is a common misspelling of Avelox.
  • Avenza
    Avinza is a prescription medicine used for relieving moderate to severe chronic pain. This eMedTV article describes Avinza in more detail, explains how it works, and lists some of its potential side effects. Avenza is a common misspelling of Avinza.
  • Avepro
    Avapro is a drug that is prescribed to treat high blood pressure and diabetic nephropathy. This eMedTV page briefly explains how it works and links to more information on dosing and possible side effects. Avepro is a common misspelling of Avapro.
  • More About Average Age of Menopause
    In general, women start to go through menopause at age 51, which is an increase from 100 years ago. This eMedTV Web article provides an overview of the average age of menopause -- both then and now -- with a link to more information.
  • Average Blood Pressure
    This eMedTV Web page defines "average blood pressure" and provides other blood pressure information. For example, it's important to take multiple blood pressure readings from different days to determine your average.
  • Average Dose of Megestrol Tablets
    When used for breast or endometrial cancer, the average dose of megestrol can vary from person to person. This eMedTV segment further discusses dosing guidelines for this prescription drug, including some specific amounts for relieving cancer symptoms.
  • Avesta
    Evista is a prescription drug that is used for postmenopausal women to treat and prevent breast cancer. As this eMedTV page explains, it can also treat osteoporosis. A brief overview of the drug is provided. Avesta is a common misspelling of Evista.
  • Avian (Bird) Flu
    Avian (bird) flu is caused by influenza viruses that occur naturally in certain types of birds. This page in the eMedTV library discusses this strain of flu in detail, including symptoms, transmission methods, and possible vaccines.
  • Avian Flu
    The avian flu, while rare in humans, is becoming endemic in Asia and Europe. This segment of the eMedTV Web site discusses the H5N1 strain of avian flu in birds and humans, including how it is transmitted and possible vaccines.
  • Avian Flu Information
    Also known as "bird flu," avian flu can cause respiratory problems and other symptoms in humans. This eMedTV page offers more information on avian flu, with a link to a full-length article on this topic.
  • Avian Flu Symptoms
    Cough, fever, sore throat, and upper respiratory distress are possible signs of avian flu. This page of the eMedTV archives describes possible avian flu symptoms in both birds and humans, from the mild to the potentially life-threatening ones.
  • Avian Flu Virus
    Human infection with the avian flu virus is rare, and is often associated with contact with infected birds. This eMedTV article explains the virus in detail, including the various types and the potential threat posed to humans.
  • Avian Flue
    Although the avian flu virus is highly contagious among birds, it is rarely transmitted to humans. This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of this condition and provides a link to more information. Avian flue is a common misspelling of avian flu.
  • Avian Influenza
    Avian influenza is highly contagious among birds, especially domestic birds, but rarely infects people. This eMedTV article discusses avian influenza in detail, including subtypes, how it is transmitted, and the danger, if any, it poses to people.
  • Aviane
    Aviane is a combined oral contraceptive, meaning it contains both an estrogen and a progestin. This eMedTV article provides an overview of the medication, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Aviane Birth Control Pills
    This selection from the eMedTV site offers information on Aviane, a prescription drug used to prevent pregnancy. This article gives an overview of how to take this birth control pill and includes a link to more details on Aviane.
  • Aviane Flu
    This eMedTV page discusses avian flu, a viral influenza that most commonly affects birds. This page also explores how this flu virus may affect humans, including possible symptoms and treatment options. Aviane flu is a common misspelling of avian flu.
  • Avianne
    Aviane is a generic form of Alesse, a prescription birth control pill. This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of Aviane and includes a link to more detailed information on the drug. Avianne is a common misspelling of Aviane.
  • Avidart
    Avodart is a prescription drug used to help shrink an enlarged prostate. This part of the eMedTV library explains how Avodart works, and also discusses the drug's effects and what to do if you overdose. Avidart is a common misspelling of Avodart.
  • Avien Flu
    As this eMedTV page explains, the avian flu most commonly affects birds, but it may also be transmitted to humans in rare cases. This page also describes possible symptoms of this flu in humans. Avien flu is a common misspelling of avian flu.
  • Avilide
    Avalide is a drug used to lower high blood pressure. As explained in this eMedTV Web article, Avalide works by reducing blood volume and relaxing the blood vessels. A list of side effects is also included. Avilide is a common misspelling of Avalide.
  • Avinex
    Avonex is a prescription medication licensed to treat multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV page describes how Avonex works, explains how often the drug is injected, and lists possible side effects of the medicine. Avinex is a common misspelling of Avonex.
  • Avinza
    Avinza is a narcotic that can be prescribed to provide around-the-clock pain relief. This eMedTV Web page describes how Avinza works, lists potential side effects that may occur, and explains what you should be aware of before using this drug.
  • Avipro
    This eMedTV resource offers an overview of Avapro, a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure and diabetic neuropathy. This page also covers some general precautions and potential side effects. Avipro is a common misspelling of Avapro.
  • Avlex
    Avelox is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of various bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web page describes how Avelox works and explains what forms this drug comes in. Avlex is a common misspelling of Avelox.
  • Avodart
    Avodart is a prescription drug licensed to treat an enlarged prostate (or BPH). This eMedTV Web page discusses Avodart effects, dosing guidelines, strengths, and possible side effects (which can include erectile dysfunction and breast tenderness).
  • Avodart and Impotence
    Sexual side effects (such as impotence or a decreased libido) can occur during treatment with Avodart. This eMedTV Web page explains that if you're taking Avodart and impotence or other sexual side effects occur, you should talk to your doctor.
  • Avodart Side Effects
    Erectile dysfunction, a decreased libido, and abnormal ejaculation are a few common side effects of Avodart. This eMedTV page also discusses Avodart side effects to report to your doctor, such as any breast changes or signs of an allergic reaction.
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    Concerta can cause withdrawal symptoms if it is taken in high doses and then quickly stopped. This eMedTV segment explains how to stop taking Concerta and highlights some of the Concerta withdrawal symptoms, such as extreme fatigue and depression.
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    Avalide is a medicine licensed for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web selection further explores this drug, including how it works and why it may not be suitable for certain people. Avolide is a common misspelling of Avalide.
  • Avolox
    Avelox is a prescription medication approved to treat different bacterial infections. This segment from the eMedTV Web site explains what you should discuss with your doctor before taking this antibiotic. Avolox is a common misspelling of Avelox.
  • Avonex
    Avonex is a medication that is often prescribed for treating multiple sclerosis. This page from the eMedTV Web site explores how Avonex works, describes the effects of the drug, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Avonex Injections for MS
    If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), Avonex injections may be recommended as part of your treatment plan. This eMedTV segment describes how this medication works for MS and how it performed in a clinical trial. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Avonex Side Effects
    Weakness, nausea, and headache are some of the most commonly reported side effects of Avonex. This eMedTV article lists other possible reactions seen with this drug, including other common problems and serious side effects that require medical attention.
  • Avopro
    Avapro is a medication that is approved to control high blood pressure and treat diabetic nephropathy. This eMedTV article briefly discusses how the drug works, as well its various strengths. Avopro is a common misspelling of Avapro.
  • Avpro
    As this eMedTV page explains, a doctor may prescribe Avapro to treat conditions such as high blood pressure and diabetic neuropathy. This page also offers information on how Avapro works and side effects. Avpro is a common misspelling of Avapro.
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    As this eMedTV resource explains, a doctor may prescribe Avalide to treat high blood pressure. This page also lists possible side effects of the drug and describes the factors that may affect your dosage. Avulide is a common misspelling of Avalide.
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