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Colestid - Complications of Aortic Valve Replacement

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Colestid to Complications of Aortic Valve Replacement. 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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  • Colestid
    Colestid is a brand-name medicine that is commonly prescribed for treating high cholesterol. This page of the eMedTV library offers a more in-depth look at how the drug works and also discusses potential side effects and dosing information.
  • Colestid Alternatives
    This eMedTV resource provides a list of Colestid alternatives, which include other cholesterol drugs, such as niacin, fibrates, or statins. Other bile acid sequestrants are also available, including colesevelam and cholestyramine.
  • Colestid Dosage
    The suggested Colestid dosage is 2 to 16 grams (tablets) or 5 to 30 grams (granules) per day. This segment of the eMedTV archives contains precautions and tips for Colestid dosing and explains when a doctor may choose to alter your drug dosage.
  • Colestid Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV segment provides a list of medicines, such as tetracycline, furosemide, and gemfibrozil, that may interact negatively with Colestid. Drug interactions may cause the medicines to bind in the intestines and not fully absorb into the body.
  • Colestid Medication
    This eMedTV segment presents a brief overview of Colestid, a medication used to lower cholesterol levels in the body. This Web page describes how this drug works, its available forms, and important safety precautions to be aware of.
  • Colestid Precautions and Warnings
    People who are allergic to Colestid or any of its components should not take this cholesterol drug. This eMedTV page contains more Colestid precautions and warnings, including possible side effects, such as constipation and increase in triglycerides.
  • Colestid Side Effects
    Colestid side effects may include constipation, vomiting, and gas. As this eMedTV page explains, there are also more serious side effects that require prompt medical attention, such as unexplained bleeding, difficulty swallowing, or bloody stools.
  • Colestid Uses
    Colestid uses include the treatment of high LDL cholesterol and total cholesterol. This section of the eMedTV site discusses the effects of the medicine and also explains how Colestid should be used in combination with lifestyle modifications.
  • Colestipol
    Colestipol is a drug commonly used to help lower total and LDL cholesterol levels. This section of the eMedTV Web site contains more information on this prescription medication, including how it works, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Colestipol Alternatives
    Common colestipol alternatives may include other cholesterol medicines or other bile acid sequestrants. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at various alternative drugs, such as niacin, fibrates, and statins.
  • Colestipol Drug
    This eMedTV Web page presents a brief overview of the drug colestipol, which can help reduce high cholesterol. This article explains the benefits of this medication, how to ensure its effectiveness, and important tips for taking it safely.
  • Colestrol
    Your body needs cholesterol to make hormones, vitamin D, and substances that help you digest foods. This eMedTV page further discusses the importance of cholesterol and explains where it comes from. Colestrol is a common misspelling of cholesterol.
  • Colic and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV article explains why there does not appear to be a link between colic and whether a baby is breastfed or bottle-fed. This page also lists certain foods that a breastfeeding mother may avoid to help relieve symptoms of colic.
  • Colic Diet
    For babies with colic, dietary changes may help relieve some of the symptoms. As this eMedTV page explains, these changes can include eliminating certain foods from your diet, if breastfeeding, and feeding your baby in an upright position.
  • Colic in Babies
    If your baby cries for more than three hours straight for at least three days a week, he may have colic. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at babies and colic, explaining possible causes of colic and how long this condition tends to last.
  • Colic in Newborns
    Babies who cry for more than three hours straight at least three days per week likely have colic. This eMedTV Web article further discusses colic in newborns, including information on how it is defined, possible causes, and how long it lasts.
  • Colic Relief
    Some possible suggestions for colic relief include dietary changes and comforting strategies. This eMedTV segment provides other tips for relieving colic, such as bringing your baby to a quiet room and limiting outside movement and noises.
  • Colic Remedies
    Dietary changes and comforting strategies are some of the possible remedies for colic. This eMedTV Web resource offers more suggestions on treating colic, including information on the goals of these strategies and what your doctor may recommend.
  • Colic Symptoms
    As this eMedTV page explains, a common symptom of colic is persistent crying for more than three hours a day more than three days a week. This article further discusses these signs and symptoms, including the difference between normal crying and colic.
  • Colic Treatment
    Calming strategies and dietary changes are some of the possible ways to treat colic in your baby. This eMedTV page offers more tips on how to treat this condition in infants, including certain sensory stimulation and limiting outside noise and movement.
  • Colin Cancer
    This eMedTV Web page discusses colon cancer, a disease that occurs when malignant cells first form in the tissues of the colon. This page covers colon cancer symptoms, diagnosis, and risk factors. Colin cancer is a common misspelling of colon cancer.
  • Colin Cancer Symptoms
    Vomiting, fatigue, and blood in the stool are possible symptoms of colon cancer. This eMedTV segment lists other symptoms and stresses the importance of screening for the disease. Colin cancer symptoms is a common misspelling of colon cancer symptoms.
  • Colite
    Your colonoscopy prep will likely involve a laxative such as colyte. This part of the eMedTV Web site offers some basic information on this drug, including some of its potential side effects. Colite is a common misspelling of colyte.
  • Colizol
    Ulcerative colitis may be treated with Colazal, which can help relieve inflammation and other symptoms. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works, how often it is taken, and more. Colizol is a common misspelling of Colazal.
  • Collagenous Colitis
    Collagenous colitis is a disease characterized by chronic watery diarrhea and colon inflammation. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this condition, including information on its causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Collen Cancer
    Colon cancer is a disease in which malignant cells first form in the colon. This eMedTV page briefly covers the disease and provides a link to more information. Collen cancer is a common misspelling of colon cancer.
  • Collic
    A colicky baby will cry for more than three hours straight, three days a week for more than three weeks. This eMedTV Web article briefly describes what colic is, how long it lasts, and possible causes. Collic is a common misspelling of colic.
  • Colloidal Silver and Hepatitis C Information
    Researchers studying colloidal silver and hepatitis C have not found it to be an effective treatment. This eMedTV segment explores dangerous side effects that may occur if colloidal silver is used for the treatment of hepatitis C.
  • Colon
    The colon is a tube that connects the rectum and anus to the small intestine and absorbs certain nutrients. This eMedTV Web page discusses the function of the colon in more detail and explains its role as part of the digestive system.
  • Colon
    This video provides an overview of the digestive system, its parts, and their functions.
  • Colon Cancer
    A serious disease, colon cancer occurs when cancer cells first develop in colon tissues. This eMedTV article offers an overview of colon cancer and discusses its symptoms, risk factors associated with the disease, and treatment options.
  • Colon Cancer Alternative Treatment
    Meditation and massage are possible alternative treatments for colon cancer. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at these and other alternative treatments and provides a list of questions to ask when considering such methods.
  • Colon Cancer and Oxaliplatin
    If you have rectal or colon cancer, oxaliplatin can help slow down the progression and spread of the cancer. This eMedTV resource contains information on how this chemotherapy drug works and when it is prescribed. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Colon Cancer Chemotherapy
    As one of the treatments for colon cancer, chemotherapy uses drugs to stop the growth of cancer cells. This eMedTV resource discusses this treatment option for colon cancer, including information about possible side effects, such as hair loss and nausea.
  • Colon Cancer Diagnosis
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, a doctor making a colon cancer diagnosis will ask about the patient's medical history and symptoms, and conduct a physical exam. This article also takes a look at the tests that may be performed, such as a barium enema.
  • Colon Cancer Diet
    For people with colon cancer, diet is an important factor in treatment and recovery. This eMedTV article discusses the importance of eating enough to maintain a healthy weight on a colon cancer diet -- even when treatment makes eating a chore.
  • Colon Cancer Early Symptoms
    In people with colon cancer, early symptoms will most likely not occur. As this eMedTV article explains, screening for the cancer when no early symptoms are present is the most effective way to detect colon cancer when it may most easily be treated.
  • Colon Cancer Info
    Are you looking for info on colon cancer? This eMedTV article is a great place to start. It explains what your healthcare provider will take into account when considering this condition and the tests used to make a diagnosis, with a link to more details.
  • Colon Cancer Information
    People searching for information on colon cancer will find this a good starting place. This eMedTV segment lists the various stages of the disease, the factors that affect this determination, and more. There is also a link to more detailed information.
  • Colon Cancer Nutrition
    One aspect of "colon cancer nutrition" involves getting enough protein to maintain your strength. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at proper nutrition and includes advice for coping with eating-related side effects of treatment.
  • Colon Cancer Pain
    For people with coping with colon cancer, pain can be a problem. This eMedTV article discusses methods for relieving or reducing this type of pain, including the use of medicines, alternative therapies, and radiation therapy.
  • Colon Cancer Prevention
    Quitting smoking and avoiding a high-fat, low-fiber diet may help prevent colon cancer. This eMedTV resource also discusses protective factors that may play a role in prevention, such as polyp removal.
  • Colon Cancer Prognosis
    A colon cancer prognosis is a prediction as to the outcome of the disease. This eMedTV segment discusses factors that affect a colon cancer prognosis, such as the type and size of the cancer, the stage of the disease, and the person's general health.
  • Colon Cancer Recipes
    This eMedTV article contains several "colon cancer recipes" specifically designed to address the special nutritional challenges posed by the cancer. The recipes contained in this article include those for high-protein and banana milkshakes.
  • Colon Cancer Research
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, colon cancer research is being conducted to assess the effectiveness of using biological therapy to treat the disease. This article also looks at research focused on improved diagnostic tests and other treatment methods.
  • Colon Cancer Screening
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, screening for colon cancer involves testing for the disease before symptoms develop. This article discusses the screening process in detail and describes various screening tests, such as rectal exams and colonoscopies.
  • Colon Cancer Signs
    Constipation, diarrhea, and blood in the stool are all possible colon cancer signs. As discussed in this eMedTV segment, however, symptoms do not usually appear in the earliest stages of the disease, which is why screening is so important.
  • Colon Cancer Stages
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the stages of colon cancer are used to express the progression of the cancer. The stages are numbered 0 through IV; the cancer may also be recurrent. The higher the number, the farther the cancer has progressed.
  • Colon Cancer Statistics
    In 2006, an estimated 148,610 people will be diagnosed with colon cancer. This eMedTV resource compiles a variety of statistics concerning colon cancer, including survival rates and age-at-diagnosis data.
  • Colon Cancer Surgery
    In cases of colon cancer, surgery is the most commonly used treatment. This eMedTV segment explains in detail the various types of surgery for this disease, such as local excision, resection surgery, and radiofrequency ablation.
  • Colon Cancer Survival Rates
    As this eMedTV segment explains, for diseases such as colon cancer, survival rates refer to the percentage of people who survive for a specific period after diagnosis. This article includes five-year survival rates based on patients' race and sex.
  • Colon Cancer Symptom
    Blood in the stool is a common sign of colon cancer; however, as this eMedTV Web page explains, most people don't experience a single colon cancer symptom in the earliest stages of the disease. That's why screening tests are so important.
  • Colon Cancer Symptoms
    A few common symptoms of colon cancer include blood in the stool, unusually narrow stools, and diarrhea. This eMedTV segment discusses colon cancer symptoms and stresses the importance of screening to detect the disease in its early stages.
  • Colon Cancer Symptoms and Diagnosis
    As this eMedTV resource explains, by the time a person has colon cancer symptoms, and a diagnosis is made, the cancer will have likely progressed beyond its earliest stages. This article discusses the symptoms and diagnosis of this disease.
  • Colon Cancer Treatment
    As this eMedTV segment explains, treating colon cancer may involve surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or a combination of methods. This article talks about treatment options, second opinions, follow-up care, and clinical trials on colon cancer.
  • Colon Cancer Treatment Side Effects
    Examples of colon cancer treatment side effects include pain, fatigue, nausea, and diarrhea. This eMedTV resource discusses colon cancer treatment side effects associated with surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.
  • Colon Cancer Treatments
    Surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy are among the available treatments for colon cancer. This eMedTV article describes the factors that affect your treatment plan and how your healthcare provider will minimize side effects.
  • Colon Canser
    Colon cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the first and longest portion of the large intestine. This eMedTV article lists symptoms of colon cancer and explores risk factors for the disease. Colon canser is a common misspelling of colon cancer.
  • Colon Polyps
    Colon polyps are growths that develop in the large intestine. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at these polyps, including detailed information on what causes them, what symptoms may occur, and how they are treated.
  • Colon Problems
    Colon problems can range from minor hemorrhoids to severe, abnormal cancerous growths. This page of the eMedTV website lists colon problems that are common, such as anal fissures, inflammatory bowel diseases, and diverticulitis.
  • Colonapin
    As this eMedTV page explains, Klonopin is a prescription drug that can treat conditions such as epileptic seizures and panic disorder. This page offers a brief overview of dosing tips and side effects. Colonapin is a common misspelling of Klonopin.
  • Colonazepam
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, clonazepam is a prescription drug used to treat panic disorder and epileptic seizures. Also provided in this article is a link to more in-depth information. Colonazepam is a common misspelling of clonazepam.
  • Colonipin
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Klonopin to treat epileptic seizures or panic disorder. This part of the eMedTV library explores some side effects of Klonopin and offers general dosing information. Colonipin is a common misspelling of Klonopin.
  • Colonoscapy
    A colonoscopy is a medical procedure in which a long, flexible camera is used to view the large intestine. This eMedTV resource briefly explains the procedure and offers a link to more information. Colonoscapy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonoscophy
    A colonoscopy is a medical procedure used to look for signs of colon or rectal cancer. This eMedTV page discusses other benefits of a colonoscopy and explains what to expect during the procedure. Colonoscophy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonoscopie
    As this eMedTV page discusses, a colonoscopy is a medical procedure that allows a doctor to look for signs of colon or rectal cancer. This page also explains what to expect during the procedure. Colonoscopie is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonoscopy
    A colonoscopy is used to look for early signs of cancer or the causes of changes in bowel habits. This eMedTV Web page further describes the procedure in detail, including how it is carried out and possible risks associated with it.
  • Colonoscopy Prep
    Colonoscopy prep involves avoiding alcohol or certain drugs a week before and emptying your bowels. This eMedTV Web page discusses preparation measures, including a description of a bowel prep and tips for post-procedure follow-up.
  • Learn About Colonoscopy Preparation
    Colonoscopy preparation begins several days before the procedure, when you start a liquid diet to empty your colon. This eMedTV article further explains the colonoscopy preparation process, including what to expect and what you can and cannot eat.
  • Colonoscopy Procedure
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, a colonoscopy procedure allows your doctor to examine the inside of your colon through a camera inserted in the rectum. This article covers the procedure more thoroughly, including what to expect and how to prepare.
  • Colonoscopy Risks
    As this eMedTV segment explains, there are some major and minor risks associated with colonoscopy. Although many of these complications are rare, it is still important to be aware of them before your procedure.
  • Colonoscopy Special Cleansing Solutions Polyethylene Glycol
    This eMedTV Web resource provides some basic information on polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution, a special laxative used to cleanse the bowel before certain gastrointestinal procedures. This article also describes how this drug works.
  • Colonosopy
    As this eMedTV page explains, a colonoscopy is a procedure that allows a healthcare provider to see inside the colon to check for signs of cancer. This page also explains how the procedure is performed. Colonosopy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonospy
    As this eMedTV article explains, a colonoscopy can help check for early signs of rectal or colon cancer. This page discusses other benefits of this procedure, as well as how the procedure is performed. Colonospy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonostomy
    This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of a colonoscopy, a medical procedure often used to check for rectal or colon cancer. This page also explains what is involved in this procedure. Colonostomy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonostopy
    A colonoscopy is a medical procedure commonly used to check for colon or rectal cancer. This eMedTV page describes how a colonoscopy is performed, as well as other benefits of this procedure. Colonostopy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonscope
    A colonoscopy is a procedure that allows a doctor to check for any abnormalities in the colon and rectum. This eMedTV page discusses how this procedure is performed and describes possible complications. Colonscope is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colonscopy
    This portion of the eMedTV library explains that a colonoscopy is a medical procedure that is used to check for things like colon or rectal cancer. This page also describes how the procedure works. Colonscopy is a common misspelling of colonoscopy.
  • Colorectal Cancer
    Colorectal cancer is a disease in which cancerous cells first develop in the colon or rectum. This eMedTV Web page offers a detailed overview of this condition, including information about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of the disease.
  • Colorectal Cancer Prognosis
    This segment of the eMedTV archives explores the factors that affect a person's colorectal cancer prognosis and provides five-year survival rates for the disease. It also explains how the stage of the cancer affects the prognosis.
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    This eMedTV page discusses who should undergo colorectal cancer screening and describes tests used in the screening process, such as a rectal exam. Screening, as this page explains, is the process of testing people who show no symptoms of the disease.
  • Colorectal Cancer Symptoms
    Common colorectal cancer symptoms include blood in the stool, diarrhea, and unusually narrow stools. This eMedTV Web page discusses these and other signs and symptoms of colorectal cancer, such as a change in frequency of bowel movements.
  • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
    Surgery is the most common form of colorectal cancer treatment. This eMedTV resource discusses the common types of treatment, such as radiation therapy and chemotherapy, and provides information about getting a second opinion.
  • Colyte
    Before your colonoscopy, you may need to use a laxative such as colyte. This selection from the eMedTV Web site gives an overview of this product, explaining why it is necessary, what to expect, how to use it, and more.
  • Colyte Adverse Reactions
    Some people taking colyte will develop side effects, but it is generally a well-tolerated drug. This eMedTV Web page lists some of the adverse reactions that have been reported with colyte and provides a link to more detailed side effect information.
  • Colyte Flavor
    Five different flavors come with each package of colyte. This part of the eMedTV site lists what these flavors are and gives a brief overview of how to use them. A link to more detailed dosing information is also given.
  • Colyte PEG 3350
    As explained in this eMedTV page, polyethylene glycol 3350 (PEG 3350) is the laxative ingredient in colyte. This article describes how this product works to cleanse the bowels before certain procedures and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Colyte Pharmacology
    As this eMedTV Web article points out, colyte helps cause watery bowel movements by drawing water into the colon. This article offers important information on colyte's pharmacology, including a link to more details on this prescription laxative.
  • Colyte Prep
    As this eMedTV segment explains, colyte is a laxative commonly used to prepare the bowels before certain gastrointestinal procedures, such as a colonoscopy. This article explains how to use this product and offers a link to more information.
  • Colyte Side Effects
    Possible side effects of colyte include vomiting, anal irritation, and nausea, among others. This eMedTV selection takes you through potential problems that may result from taking colyte, including serious reactions requiring urgent medical care.
  • Colyte Solution Information
    This eMedTV article provides some basic information on how to use colyte before your gastrointestinal procedure, including how to prepare the solution and what to discuss with your healthcare provider. A link to more details is also included.
  • Combagan
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Combigan contains two ingredients that work together to lower eye pressure. This article gives an introduction to these eye drops and provides a link to more information. Combagan is a common misspelling of Combigan.
  • Combi Patch
    CombiPatch is a prescription skin patch used to treat menopause symptoms. This eMedTV article covers other CombiPatch uses, describes the effects of the drug, and lists side effects that may occur. Combi patch is a common misspelling of CombiPatch.
  • Combigan
    As a prescription eye drop, Combigan contains two medications that work together to lower eye pressure. This eMedTV article explains how this medicine works, lists potential side effects, and offers tips on when and how to use it.
  • Combigan for Glaucoma
    If you have chronic open-angle glaucoma, your healthcare provider may recommend Combigan eye drops. This eMedTV segment talks about using this medication for glaucoma and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Combigan Ophthalmic
    Combigan is a prescription eye drop used to lower pressure in the eye. This eMedTV selection gives a brief description of the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Combigan ophthalmic is a common variation of Combigan.
  • Combigan Side Effects
    The most common Combigan side effects include eye allergies and redness. However, as this eMedTV article explains, most people are able to use the medication without any problems. This resource offers a more detailed list of potential side effects.
  • Combigen
    Combigan is an eye drop used twice a day to treat high eye pressure. This part of the eMedTV site takes a quick look at this product and offers some basic dosing guidelines. Combigen is a common misspelling of Combigan.
  • Combining Levitra With Flomax
    This eMedTV page explores the safety of taking Flomax and Levitra at the same time. Although clinical studies observed that taking Flomax with Levitra did cause a drop in blood pressure, the medicines did not cause low blood pressure symptoms.
  • CombiPatch
    CombiPatch is a hormone replacement medication approved for treating menopause symptoms. This eMedTV Web page discusses other approved uses, explains how to use the skin patch, and lists potential side effects to be aware of during treatment.
  • Combivent
    Combivent is typically prescribed to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This eMedTV article explains how the medication works, describes its effects, and lists potential side effects that can occur.
  • Combivent Dosage
    The standard recommended dosage of Combivent for treating COPD is one or two inhalations four times a day. This eMedTV page offers more dosing guidelines and also explains how and when to use the inhaler for best results.
  • Combivent Inhaler Information
    This eMedTV resource presents a brief overview of the Combivent inhaler, with information on the drug's side effects and how often it is typically used to treat COPD. A link to a detailed article on this prescription product is also included.
  • Combivir
    Combivir, a prescription medication, helps prevent the HIV virus from spreading to uninfected cells. This eMedTV resource describes the drug in detail, explaining how it works, when and how it should be taken, side effects, and more.
  • Combivir Side Effects
    Problems don't often occur with Combivir; side effects, however, are possible, so this eMedTV page provides a list of the most common ones. Information is also provided on rare but potentially serious side effects that may require medical attention.
  • Cometriq
    Cometriq is prescribed to treat medullary thyroid cancer that has progressed to other areas of the body. This eMedTV Web page outlines more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Commit Lozenges
    If you want to quit smoking, you may benefit from Nicorette Lozenges, formerly called Commit Lozenges. This eMedTV Web selection provides more information on this lozenge, including how it can help decrease nicotine withdrawal symptoms and cravings.
  • Common Cold
    The common cold is an illness caused by a virus that often results in sneezing, runny nose, and coughing. This eMedTV article discusses the common cold in detail, with information about symptoms, transmission, treatment, and ways to prevent it.
  • Common Cold Contagious Period
    The common cold contagious period may begin two to three days before symptoms appear and lasts about two weeks. As explained in this eMedTV article, the peak of the common cold contagious period usually occurs between day 2 and day 4 of the cold.
  • Common Cold Info
    Looking for info on the common cold? This eMedTV segment is a great place to start. It describes possible symptoms and treatment options, and offers a link to a full-length article with detailed information on this topic.
  • Common Cold Information
    If you are looking for information on the common cold, this article on the eMedTV site is a good place to start. It describes just how common this disease is, how the cold virus is transmitted, and possible symptoms, with a link to learn more.
  • Common Cold Medicine
    Types of common cold medicine include nasal decongestants, antitussives, and antihistamines. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at these and other types of common cold medicine, and explains how they help treat cold symptoms.
  • Common Cold Myths
    Common cold myths claim that everything from vitamin C to the weather is a cause or cure for the cold. This eMedTV article debunks some of the more common cold myths, such as the idea that exposure to cold weather can cause a cold.
  • Common Cold Prevention
    Frequent handwashing and avoiding people with colds can help keep you from getting a cold. This eMedTV article discusses prevention strategies for the common cold, such as keeping your hands away from your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Common Cold Treatment
    Resting in bed, drinking plenty of fluids, and taking cold medications can all help relieve cold symptoms. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at common cold treatment methods and includes information about treating children with colds.
  • Common Cold Vaccine
    There is no common cold vaccine -- and it is unlikely one will ever be found. This eMedTV article explains why developing a common cold vaccine is such a challenge.
  • Common Colds
    As this eMedTV article explains, colds are among the most common illnesses around. This Web page describes how many people in the United States develop a cold each year and how the disease is typically transmitted, with a link to more information.
  • Common Diets for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    Fruits, vegetables, and rice may help improve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). This eMedTV article takes a brief look at common diets for irritable bowel syndrome, as well as a discussion on various foods that might make IBS symptoms worse.
  • Common Erythromycin Side Effects
    The exact side effects of erythromycin a person can experience will depend on the form that is being used. This eMedTV resource lists a few common digestive-related side effects of the drug and explains why they can actually be helpful in some cases.
  • Common Food Allergies
    Typical food allergies include milk, shellfish, peanuts, and tree nuts (such as walnuts). This portion of the eMedTV library provides detailed information on eight of the most common food allergies affecting adults and children.
  • Common Interstitial Cystitis Treatments
    As this eMedTV page explains, common treatments for interstitial cystitis include medicines, diet changes, and exercise. This segment takes a brief look at these and other common treatments and offers a link to more information.
  • Common Methotrexate Side Effects
    Some of the most common side effects of methotrexate include mouth sores, high liver enzymes, and chills. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at other possible side effects of the drug and provides a link to more information on the topic.
  • Common Side Effect of Vincristine
    This eMedTV segment explains why it is common for people using vincristine to develop side effects. This resource lists some of the frequently reported problems with this drug, along with serious complications that require urgent medical care.
  • Common Side Effects of Talacen
    Some of the common side effects of Talacen include drowsiness, nausea, and constipation. This eMedTV Web resource describes other possible problems with this drug, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Common Symptoms of Angina Pectoris
    As this eMedTV article explains, angina pectoris commonly leads to symptoms such as chest pain and discomfort. This Web page offers a brief overview of the most common symptoms and includes a link to more information.
  • Common Uses for Ciprofloxacin
    Ciprofloxacin is a prescription antibiotic used for the treatment of various infections. This eMedTV resource takes a brief look at ciprofloxacin, including common uses of the various forms of this drug. A link to more details is also included.
  • Comodin
    The anticoagulant Coumadin is commonly used to prevent or treat blood clots. This page on the eMedTV site describes the effects of the medication and explains how it works to inhibit blood clotting. Comodin is a common misspelling of Coumadin.
  • Comparing Cialis, Levitra, and Viagra
    Erectile dysfunction can be treated with several different drugs. This segment of the eMedTV Web site compares Cialis, Levitra, and Viagra, with a look at how these medications work, how soon they start to work, and how long the effects typically last.
  • Comparisons of SSRI Antidepressants
    This portion of the eMedTV Web site examines several comparisons of SSRI antidepressants, highlighting the approved uses for each SSRI and explaining the important differences and similarities among the medications.
  • Compazine
    Compazine is a medication licensed for treating severe nausea and vomiting, schizophrenia, and anxiety. This eMedTV Web page explains how Compazine improves the symptoms of these conditions and offers general dosing information for the drug.
  • Compazine Drug Information
    This page from the eMedTV site presents some basic information on Compazine, a drug used to treat a few different conditions. This article describes these uses, explains how this medication works, and discusses important information for your doctor.
  • Compazine Side Effects
    Dizziness, increased appetite, and sensitivity to the sun are possible side effects of Compazine. This eMedTV Web page also lists potentially serious side effects that require medical attention, such as jaundice, seizures, or an allergic reaction.
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