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Flu - Food Allergy Diagnosis

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Flu to Food Allergy Diagnosis. 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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  • Flu
    The flu, a highly contagious respiratory infection, causes cough and fever in people who have it. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed look at this illness, including who is most at risk from it and how outbreaks occur.
  • Flu Information
    If you are looking for information on the flu, this eMedTV article is a great place to start. This resource discusses what causes the flu, lists some common symptoms, and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Flu Medicine
    As this eMedTV page explains, drugs such as Tamiflu, Flumadine, and Relenza can be used to both prevent the flu and treat associated symptoms. This article covers medications that are used for the flu, including how they work and potential side effects.
  • Flu Outbreaks
    This segment of the eMedTV archives describes outbreaks of the flu throughout history. These outbreaks, such as the ones in 1918 and 1976, have the potential to spread quickly from person to person, especially when the strain of the virus is new.
  • Flu Prevention
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the flu vaccine is the best method for preventing the flu. However, there are certain medications that can help prevent the illness if you take them for at least two weeks during a flu outbreak in your community.
  • Flu Shot
    The flu shot contains inactive viruses currently in circulation and those that are expected to circulate. This eMedTV page explains who should get a shot, where it can be obtained, and potential side effects, and also describes the new nasal vaccine.
  • Flu Shots
    Flu shots, as this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, are based on both current and expected flu viruses. They do not cause the flu. Flu shots can be obtained at supermarkets, drugstores, and doctors' offices, among other places.
  • Flu Symptoms
    Sore throat, fever, and chills are a few common symptoms of the flu. This eMedTV segment explains flu symptoms in detail, including potential complications in adults, teenagers, and children.
  • Flu Treatment
    As this eMedTV article explains, treating the flu generally involves rest, drinking plenty of fluids, and taking pain-relievers. This article also explains how four new drugs have been approved as well, including Tamiflu.
  • Flu Vaccine
    Available as a shot or a nasal spray, the flu vaccine is available at your doctor's office and other places. This eMedTV segment offers an overview of the vaccine, including side effects, how it is made, and who should get it.
  • Flu Virus
    The flu virus is not only highly contagious; it's also highly changeable. As this eMedTV segment points out, this helps it to spread quickly from person to person. This article explains the history of this virus, how it spreads, and more.
  • Flubiprofen Ophthalmic
    Flurbiprofen ophthalmic is used before certain eye surgeries to keep the pupil from constricting. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of this eye drop. Flubiprofen ophthalmic is a common misspelling of flurbiprofen ophthalmic.
  • Flubiprofen Opthalmic
    As this eMedTV page explains, flurbiprofen ophthalmic helps keep the pupil from constricting during eye surgery. This page explains how this eye drop works and covers safety issues. Flubiprofen opthalmic is a common misspelling of flurbiprofen ophthalmic.
  • Flucanazole
    The prescription drug fluconazole is used to treat yeast infections and other types of fungal infections. This eMedTV article explores other approved uses and explains how the medicine works. Flucanzole is a common misspelling of fluconazole.
  • Flucinolone
    A healthcare provider may prescribe fluocinolone oil to treat scalp psoriasis or atopic dermatitis. This eMedTV article explores when and how to apply the oil and whether it is safe for use in children. Flucinolone is a common misspelling of fluocinolone.
  • Flucinonide
    Fluocinonide, a prescription medication, is approved to treat many different skin conditions. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at some of these conditions and offers some basic dosing guidelines. Flucinonide is a common misspelling of fluocinonide.
  • Fluconazole
    Fluconazole is a prescription drug used to treat yeast infections, thrush, and other fungal infections. This eMedTV page explains what else this medicine is used for, describes how it works, lists some of its potential side effects, and more.
  • Fluconazole (Diflucan) Information
    Fluconazole is a prescription drug used to treat (and sometimes prevent) certain fungal infections. This eMedTV page offers more fluconazole (Diflucan) information, including warnings and precautions for the drug and details on how the medicine works.
  • Fluconazole 150 mg
    The standard amount for treating vaginal yeast infections is one dose of fluconazole 150 mg taken orally. This eMedTV resource also provides dosing guidelines when using this medicine to treat other types of fungal infections, including thrush.
  • Fluconazole 200 mg Tablets
    People being treated for thrush typically start with fluconazole 200 mg tablets. As this eMedTV segment explains, the usual recommended dosage is one 200-mg tablet on the first day, followed by 100 mg once daily for at least two or three weeks.
  • Fluconazole Dosage
    The standard fluconazole dose for the treatment of yeast infections is a single dose of 150 mg. This eMedTV segment also offers dosing guidelines for preventing infections in bone marrow transplant recipients and treating various fungal infections.
  • Fluconazole Drug Information
    Fluconazole is a prescription drug used for treating yeast infections, thrush, and other fungal infections. This eMedTV page offers more drug information for fluconazole, including details on other approved uses and warnings for the medicine.
  • Fluconazole Side Effects
    Vomiting, headaches, and dizziness are among the most commonly reported side effects of fluconazole. This eMedTV resource lists other common side effects and explains which problems are potentially serious and require medical attention right away.
  • Fluconazole Tablets
    Fluconazole is a drug used to treat certain fungal infections. As this eMedTV page explains, there are three forms of fluconazole: tablets, oral liquid, and injection. This article provides brief dosing guidelines for the treatment of various conditions.
  • Fluconizole
    Fluconazole is an antifungal drug licensed to treat fungal infections such as thrush. As this eMedTV page explains, it is also approved to prevent infections in bone marrow transplant recipients. Fluconizole is a common misspelling of fluconazole.
  • Fluconzole
    If you have thrush or another type of fungal infection, your doctor may prescribe fluconazole. This eMedTV resource covers these uses in more detail and lists potential side effects of the drug. Fluconzole is a common misspelling of fluconazole.
  • Fludara
    Fludara is a drug licensed for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This article from the eMedTV Web library presents more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Fludara 50 Mg
    As this eMedTV article explains, Fludara comes in one form and strength: 50-mg vials. This resource explains how this chemotherapy drug is given and how your specific dose is calculated. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Fludarabin
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, a certain type of leukemia may be treated with fludarabine. This page describes what this drug is used for, explains how it is given, and more. Fludarabin is a common misspelling of fludarabine.
  • Fludarabine
    Fludarabine can help treat a type of cancer called B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This eMedTV Web selection features an overview of this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, dosing information, safety precautions, and links to more details.
  • Fludarabine and Fertility
    Does fludarabine cause fertility problems? This selection from the eMedTV Web library explores how this chemotherapy medication affects the sperm and testicles, and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Fludarabine and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    This eMedTV segment explains how some people who are receiving fludarabine may develop a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma called Richter's syndrome. This article discusses this topic in more detail and offers a link to additional information.
  • Fludarabine for Chemotherapy
    Healthcare providers may recommend fludarabine as a type of chemotherapy for a certain type of leukemia. This eMedTV Web selection contains details on specific uses for this drug and describes why fludarabine may not be safe for some people.
  • Fludarabine Phosphat
    Healthcare providers prescribe fludarabine to treat a certain type of leukemia in adults. This eMedTV article examines this chemotherapy drug and includes a link to learn more. Fludarabine phosphat is a common misspelling of fludarabine phosphate.
  • Fludarabine Phosphate Medication Information
    An injected medicine, fludarabine phosphate is used to treat a certain type of leukemia. This eMedTV page contains some basic information on fludarabine phosphate, including possible side effects of the medication, safety precautions, and more.
  • Fludarabine Side Effect Marrow Suppression
    This eMedTV Web page explains how some people who receive chemotherapy treatment with fludarabine may develop a potentially dangerous side effect called bone marrow suppression. This article describes some of the symptoms of this condition.
  • Fludarabine Side Effects
    As this eMedTV segment discusses, fludarabine may cause fever, weakness, and other side effects. This page lists other possible reactions and explains which problems require medical care. It also discusses how often side effects occur with fludarabine.
  • Fludaribine
    As this eMedTV article discusses, people who have a type of chronic leukemia may benefit from treatment with fludarabine. This resource describes dosing instructions and potential side effects. Fludaribine is a common misspelling of fludarabine.
  • Fluderabine
    A doctor may prescribe fludarabine to treat B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia in adults. This eMedTV page describes this prescription drug in more detail and discusses some dosing information. Fluderabine is a common misspelling of fludarabine.
  • Flue Shot
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the main way to keep from getting the flu is to get a yearly flu shot. This article gives an overview of how flu shots are made and provides a link to more information. Flue shot is a common misspelling of flu shot.
  • Flue Symptoms
    Chills, fever, and sore throat are common symptoms of the flu. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at these and other symptoms, how long they last, and how they compare to signs of a cold. Flue symptoms is a common misspelling of flu symptoms.
  • Flumadine
    Flumadine is a prescription drug used for preventing and treating certain types of the flu. This eMedTV resource explains how the medicine works, describes its effects, and offers general dosing information.
  • Flunislide
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, flunisolide is a drug used to treat allergies and prevent asthma. This article takes a brief look at this drug and lists some of its possible side effects. Flunislide is a common misspelling of flunisolide.
  • Flunisoide
    This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an overview of flunisolide, a prescription drug often used to treat allergies and prevent asthma. A link to more detailed information is also provided. Flunisoide is a common misspelling of flunisolide.
  • Flunisolide Inhaler
    The flunisolide inhaler, which is available by prescription, is used for preventing asthma attacks. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of the inhaler, explains when and how to use it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Flunisolide Nasal Solution
    Flunisolide nasal solution is used to treat nasal allergy symptoms in adults and children as young as six. This eMedTV page describes specific effects of the medication, explains how to use the nasal spray, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Fluocinanide
    As this eMedTV page explains, your doctor may recommend fluocinonide if you are seeking help for your eczema or psoriasis. This article further describes the drug and how it is used. Fluocinanide is a common misspelling of fluocinonide.
  • Fluocininide
    Fluocinonide is a medicine applied directly to the skin to treat psoriasis and other conditions. This eMedTV selection talks about the different forms of this drug and provides a link to more details. Fluocininide is a common misspelling of fluocinonide.
  • Fluocinolone Acetonide Topical Oil
    Available as a topical oil, fluocinolone acetonide is a steroid used to treat certain skin problems. This eMedTV segment takes a look at this prescription medicine, including specific uses, how it works, and possible side effects.
  • Fluocinolone Oil
    Fluocinolone oil is a drug approved for the treatment of scalp psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. This eMedTV Web selection contains a comprehensive overview of this medicine, including dosing instructions, details on how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Fluocinonide
    If you have eczema, psoriasis, or other skin conditions, your doctor may prescribe fluocinonide. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this steroid medication, with details on side effects, how to use it, drug warnings, and more.
  • Fluocinonide Cream
    Available by prescription, fluocinonide cream is used to treat psoriasis, eczema, and other skin conditions. This eMedTV segment describes how this medicated skin cream works, outlines some dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Fluocinonide Cream 0.05%
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, people with dermatitis, eczema, or certain other skin problems may benefit from the anti-inflammatory effects of fluocinonide 0.05% cream. This article explains how this steroid works and links to more details.
  • Fluocinonide Cream Side Effects
    Burning, stinging, and other skin reactions are some of the possible fluocinonide cream side effects. This eMedTV resource describes other potential problems, including serious reactions that need medical care and possible long-term side effects.
  • Fluocinonide Drug Information
    This page from the eMedTV site gives some basic information on fluocinonide, a prescription drug used to treat eczema and other skin conditions. This article covers topics like side effects and dosing, and includes a link to more details.
  • Fluocinonide Gel
    Fluocinonide gel is prescribed to treat dermatitis, eczema, and various other skin conditions. This eMedTV resource explains in detail how this medicated skin gel works, offers general dosing information, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Fluocinonide Ointment
    Available by prescription, fluocinonide ointment can help treat skin conditions like psoriasis and eczema. This eMedTV page describes how this steroid works to treat itching and inflammation of the skin, offers dosing guidelines, and lists side effects.
  • Fluocinonide Ointment Side Effects
    A skin rash, dryness, and burning are some of the possible side effects of fluocinonide ointment. This eMedTV resource lists other potential reactions to this ointment, including serious problems that need medical care and long-term effects of the drug.
  • Fluocinonide Side Effects
    Acne, burning, itching, and dryness are some of the potential side effects of fluocinonide. This part of the eMedTV site offers an in-depth list of problems that can occur during treatment, with information on how frequently they occur.
  • Fluocinonide Topical Solution
    Fluocinonide topical solution is prescribed to treat skin problems like psoriasis, eczema, and dermatitis. This eMedTV segment discusses how this steroid works to treat skin inflammation, lists potential side effects, and explains how to use this drug.
  • Fluonisolide
    Flunisolide is a prescription drug used to treat allergies and prevent asthma. This eMedTV article offers a brief overview of the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Fluonisolide is a common misspelling of flunisolide.
  • Fluorazepam
    People who have insomnia may benefit from taking flurazepam. This eMedTV resource briefly explains when the drug is taken, possible side effects, and what to tell your doctor before taking it. Fluorazepam is a common misspelling of flurazepam.
  • Fluosinolon
    Fluocinolone oil is prescribed for people who have scalp psoriasis or atopic dermatitis. This eMedTV Web page takes a look at this prescription drug, including basic dosing instructions. Fluosinolon is a common misspelling of fluocinolone.
  • Fluoxentine
    Depression, panic disorder, and bulimia are some of the conditions fluoxetine is used to treat. This eMedTV segment briefly discusses the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Fluoxentine is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluoxetin
    This eMedTV segment provides an overview of fluoxetine, a drug licensed to treat depression and panic disorder, among other conditions. This article takes a closer look at this drug and its uses. Fluoxetin is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluoxetina
    Fluoxetine is a prescription drug used to treat panic disorder, depression, and other conditions. This eMedTV Web page provides a brief overview of the medication and includes a link to more information. Fluoxetina is the Spanish name for fluoxetine.
  • Fluoxetine
    Fluoxetine is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat depression, panic disorder, OCD, and bulimia. This eMedTV page describes how fluoxetine works and offers a general overview of its possible side effects and dosing information.
  • Fluoxetine and Breastfeeding
    It is recommended to avoid breastfeeding while you are taking fluoxetine. This eMedTV page explains that in clinical studies, the drug was shown to cause problems like vomiting and watery stools in nursing babies.
  • Fluoxetine and Premature Ejaculation
    Fluoxetine can sometimes be prescribed off-label to treat premature ejaculation. This part of the eMedTV library further explores premature ejaculation and fluoxetine, and explains how the medication works to help delay ejaculation.
  • Fluoxetine HCl
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, fluoxetine hydrochloride (HCl) is used to treat depression and many other conditions. This article gives a brief overview of how the drug works, how to take it, and more.
  • Fluoxetine Side Effects
    Nausea, diarrhea, and anxiety are some of the possible side effects of fluoxetine. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects of the medication, explains which problems require medical attention, and covers rare but serious problems.
  • Fluoxitine
    Fluoxetine is a drug that can be prescribed to treat conditions like depression or OCD. This eMedTV page discusses other fluoxetine uses, lists side effects to look for, and offers dosage information. Fluoxitine is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluoxtine
    Fluoxetine works to treat depression and other conditions by balancing serotonin levels in the brain. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief overview of the drug and provides a link to more information. Fluoxtine is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluphenazine
    Fluphenazine is a prescription drug that is licensed for treating psychotic disorders. This eMedTV Web page further explores the effects of fluphenazine, offers general dosing information for the drug, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Fluphenazine Drug Information
    This segment of the eMedTV archives presents some basic information on fluphenazine. This article explains how it works to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders and lists the forms in which it is available.
  • Flurandrenolide Lotion
    Flurandrenolide lotion is prescribed to treat eczema, psoriasis, and many other skin conditions. This eMedTV Web selection describes how this skin lotion works to treat itching and inflammation, covers dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Flurandrenolide Tape
    Flurandrenolide tape is used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at this steroid, including information on safety concerns, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Flurazapam
    Flurazepam is commonly prescribed to treat insomnia. This eMedTV resource covers the drug's effects and dosing guidelines and also offers a link to more detailed information. Flurazapam is a common misspelling of flurazepam.
  • Flurazepam
    People with insomnia may benefit from taking flurazepam, a drug that can cause sleepiness and relax muscles. This eMedTV article offers detailed information about the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, strengths, and general precautions and warnings.
  • Flurazepam HCL Drug Information
    People looking for information about flurazepam HCl can find the answers they need in this eMedTV resource. This article gives an overview of this sleep medicine, with details on how the drug is taken and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Flurbiprofen
    Flurbiprofen is a prescription drug licensed to relieve rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis symptoms. This eMedTV resource offers more information on this medication and its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Flurbiprofen 2.5 mL
    A healthcare provider may prescribe flurbiprofen ophthalmic eye drops to be used prior to eye surgery. This eMedTV article provides important details on this eye medicine, including general dosing tips on how to use the 2.5-mL bottles of flurbiprofen.
  • Flutamide
    Flutamide is a prescription drug used to treat prostate cancer. As this eMedTV page explains, it is given three times daily as part of a combination treatment plan. Dosing, side effects, safety precautions, and more are all discussed in this article.
  • Fluticason
    Fluticasone is a medication used to prevent, but not treat, asthma attacks. This eMedTV article explains why this is the case and also lists a few common side effects seen with the drug. Fluticason is a common misspelling of fluticasone.
  • Fluticasona
    Fluticasone is an inhaled medication often used to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV page explains situations the drug is not used to treat, lists side effects, and links to more information. Fluticasona is the Spanish spelling of fluticasone.
  • Fluticasone and Salmeterol
    Fluticasone and salmeterol is a prescription drug that is used to treat airway spasms. This eMedTV page explains how the drug works to treat airway spasms due to COPD or asthma, and also discusses side effects of the drug and when and how to take it.
  • Fluticasone Cream
    A doctor may prescribe fluticasone propionate cream to treat skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article describes how this skin cream works to relieve inflammation and itching. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Fluticasone Furoate
    Fluticasone furoate is a nasal spray that is used to treat eye and nasal allergy symptoms. This eMedTV Web page further explains what the medicine is used for, lists possible side effects of the drug, and offers general dosing information.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Cream
    Fluticasone propionate cream is prescribed to treat dermatitis, psoriasis, and other skin conditions. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at how this medicated skin cream works, outlines some dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray
    Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is used for treating allergic and nonallergic nasal symptoms. This eMedTV page describes the effects of the drug, explains how and when to use the nasal spray, and offers general dosing information for the medicine.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Ointment
    The FDA has approved fluticasone propionate ointment to treat skin conditions characterized by inflammation. This eMedTV article discusses the uses for this drug in detail, as well as side effects, dosing guidelines, and important safety precautions.
  • Fluticasone Proppionate Nasal Spray
    Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is prescribed to treat allergic and non-allergic rhinitis. This eMedTV segment briefly explains how the drug works. Fluticasone proppionate nasal spray is a common misspelling of fluticasone propionate nasal spray.
  • Fluticazone
    Fluticasone, as this segment of the eMedTV site explains, is used to prevent (but not treat) asthma attacks. This page provides a brief overview of the drug and links to more information. Fluticazone is a common misspelling of fluticasone.
  • Fluvastatin
    Fluvastatin is a medicine licensed to treat conditions such as high cholesterol. This eMedTV article discusses other uses for this drug and describes in detail its effects, dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Fluvoxamin
    People with obsessive-compulsive disorder are often prescribed fluvoxamine. This eMedTV Web page briefly explains how the drug works, provides dosing information, and lists possible side effects. Fluvoxamin is a common misspelling of fluvoxamine.
  • Fluvoxamine
    Fluvoxamine is a prescription medicine licensed for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV article explains how fluvoxamine works, describes some potential side effects, and outlines some tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Fluvoxamine CR
    Fluvoxamine CR is a prescription medicine approved to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV resource describes how fluvoxamine CR works for this condition, lists side effects that may occur, and explains when and how to take this drug.
  • Fluvoxamine Maleate
    People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) may benefit from fluvoxamine maleate. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at this drug, exploring how it works, what to expect during treatment, and how to take it, with a link to learn more.
  • Fluvoximine
    This eMedTV article explains how fluvoxamine works in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. It provides a brief overview of this prescription drug and includes a link to more information. Fluvoximine is a common misspelling of fluvoxamine.
  • Fluvoxomine
    Fluvoxamine is a prescription drug used in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV segment provides a brief overview of the drug and offers a link to more information. Fluvoxomine is a common misspelling of fluvoxamine.
  • Fluxetina
    Fluoxetine (Prozac) is a drug prescribed to treat conditions such as depression and panic disorder. This eMedTV Web page offers a basic overview of the drug and provides a link to more information. Fluxetina is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluxetine
    Besides depression, antidepressants like fluoxetine are also used to treat other conditions. This eMedTV article discusses other fluoxetine uses and lists potential side effects to look out for. Fluxetine is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Fluxotine
    Fluoxetine, a prescription drug, is used to treat depression, bulimia, and other conditions. This page on the eMedTV site takes a closer look at how this drug works and how often it should be taken. Fluxotine is a common misspelling of fluoxetine.
  • Flying With an Infant
    If you are flying with a baby under two years old, you can hold the infant in your lap at no cost. This eMedTV resource offers several helpful tips on making a flight more comfortable for you, your child, and the other passengers.
  • Focalen
    This eMedTV segment gives an overview of Focalin, a prescription drug used for the treatment of ADHD. This page discusses Focalin effects and potential side effects, as well as what to do if you overdose. Focalen is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Focalin
    Focalin is a prescription drug licensed to treat ADHD. This eMedTV article explains that Focalin causes a calming effect even though it is a stimulant, and also highlights dosing guidelines and potential side effects with the drug (such as nausea).
  • Focalin 10 mg Tablets
    There are three different strengths available for Focalin tablets; 10 mg is the highest available strength. This eMedTV segment offers general Focalin dosing guidelines and explains what the maximum recommended dosage is for this medication.
  • Focalin 5 mg Tablets
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, 5 mg Focalin tablets are among the three different strengths available for this ADHD medication. This article explains what other strengths are available and also offers general dosing guidelines for the drug.
  • Focalin Medication
    In clinical trials, the ADHD medication Focalin was shown to improve symptoms in children and teenagers. This eMedTV article briefly describes how Focalin is taken and lists some of the possible side effects. A link to more details is also included.
  • Focalin Medication Information
    Focalin is a medication that is available by prescription to help improve symptoms of ADHD. This eMedTV article offers more information on the medication, including some of Focalin's dosing guidelines and important warnings for the drug.
  • Focalin Oral
    Available in the form of oral tablets, Focalin is a drug used for treating ADHD. This eMedTV Web page explains how Focalin works, describes its effects, and lists some of the side effects that have been reported with this medication.
  • Focalin Side Effects
    A few common Focalin side effects include nausea, a loss of appetite, and a fever. This eMedTV Web page also discusses rare side effects of Focalin (such as drowsiness and headache) and side effects to report to your doctor (like fainting or seizures).
  • Focalin XR
    Focalin XR is a drug used to treat ADHD. This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of the prescription medicine, noting in particular its effects, dosing guidelines, and strengths -- as well as what to tell your doctor before you take it.
  • Focalin XR Oral
    Available as oral capsules, Focalin XR is often taken to help improve symptoms of ADHD. This page on the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of Focalin XR, explores how this medication may work, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Focalin XR Side Effects
    Common Focalin XR side effects can include dry mouth, anxiety, and headache. This eMedTV Web page also lists some of the more serious side effects of this drug (such as seizures), as well as rare reactions, like insomnia and drowsiness.
  • Focaline
    Clinical studies have proven that Focalin is effective at treating ADHD. This page of the eMedTV library describes the results of these studies and provides general dosing information for the drug. Focaline is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Focalyn
    Focalin is often given to children and teens to help relieve ADHD symptoms. This eMedTV Web page provides a brief overview of this prescription drug and offers a link to more in-depth information. Focalyn is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Focalyn Side Effects
    Common Focalin side effects include stomach pain and decreased appetite. This eMedTV page also lists rare and serious side effects seen with the drug and links to more information. Focalyn side effects is a common misspelling of Focalin side effects.
  • Foclin
    Focalin, as this eMedTV page explains, is a prescription drug used in the treatment of ADHD. This page provides a brief overview of the drug, with information on possible side effects and when it is taken. Foclin is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Focolin
    Children and teens with ADHD may be prescribed Focalin to help control symptoms. This eMedTV resource briefly describes the drug, including the results of clinical studies and how often it should be taken. Focolin is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Focolin XR Side Effects
    Some Focalin XR side effects are common and easily treated; others, while rare, are more serious. This eMedTV page lists common and rare side effects seen with the drug. Focolin XR side effects is a common misspelling of Focalin XR side effects.
  • Foculin
    This eMedTV page briefly describes Focalin, noting how the drug can help improve the behavior of children and teenagers with ADHD. This page also explains what to tell your doctor prior to taking it. Foculin is a common misspelling of Focalin.
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome
    A completely preventable condition, fetal alcohol syndrome is linked to drinking alcohol during pregnancy. This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of the condition. Foetal alcohol syndrome is an alternate spelling of fetal alcohol syndrome.
  • Folic Acid
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  • Folic Acid and Pregnancy
    Folic acid is an important vitamin to take during pregnancy. This portion of the eMedTV library provides more information on folic acid, including a detailed explanation of the benefits that the vitamin may provide for pregnant women.
  • Folic Acid Dosage
    As explained in this eMedTV article, no folic acid dosage recommendations have been established for specific medical conditions. This page lists recommended dietary allowances and discusses dosing for pregnant women and people with hyperhomocysteinemia.
  • Folic Acid Side Effects
    Potential side effects of folic acid include nausea, diarrhea, and rash. As this page on the eMedTV site explains, most people do not develop problems while taking folic acid. Problems are more likely to occur if you take high doses of the vitamin.
  • Folic Acid Supplements
    Getting enough folic acid during pregnancy can help prevent neural tube defects in your child. This eMedTV Web resource talks about how this vitamin works and includes a link to more information on taking these supplements.
  • Folic Asid
    Folic acid is a vitamin supplement with several different health benefits. This segment of the eMedTV archives takes a brief look at folic acid and provides a link to more detailed information. Folic asid is a common misspelling of folic acid.
  • Follic Acid
    Folic acid is an important vitamin that appears to provide many health benefits. This eMedTV segment describes the benefits of folic acid and lists the side effects that may occur with the vitamin. Follic acid is a common misspelling of folic acid.
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    Adults with follicular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma may benefit from Zevalin. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes a closer look at this use of Zevalin, including how this chemotherapy drug works. A link to more information is also included.
  • Follow-up Care for Colon Cancer
    Once treatment is complete, follow-up care for colon cancer is necessary to monitor recovery. As this eMedTV article explains, cancer cells may remain in the body -- even after treatment. Follow-up care for colon cancer involves checkups and tests.
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  • Food Alergies
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  • Food Alergy Test
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  • Food Allergies in Children
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