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Albuterol - Allegra Allergies Medication

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Albuterol to Allegra Allergies Medication. 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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  • Albuterol
    Albuterol is used in the treatment of bronchospasms due to asthma or COPD. This eMedTV page provides an overview of this prescription drug, explaining how it works, offering tips on when and how to take it, and listing potential side effects.
  • Albuterol Abuse
    This eMedTV resource explains that because albuterol can cause a stimulatory effect, it can be abused to increase athletic performance or to help people lose weight. This page also describes some of the possible consequences of albuterol abuse.
  • Albuterol and Breastfeeding
    No studies have been done to see if albuterol passes through breast milk. This section of the eMedTV Web site explores albuterol and breastfeeding, explaining that it is probably safe for most women to use albuterol while breastfeeding.
  • Albuterol and Pregnancy
    Albuterol may not be safe for women who are pregnant. This eMedTV page discusses albuterol and pregnancy in more detail, describing some of the birth defects that were seen in previous animal studies of albuterol (such as a brain and skull problems).
  • Albuterol Asthma Inhaler
    This portion of the eMedTV Web site explains how using an albuterol inhaler can help treat an asthma attack. It also describes how some people use the inhaler to prevent a certain type of asthma, and also provides a link to more details.
  • Albuterol Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use albuterol if you have certain medical conditions (such as epilepsy). This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other important albuterol dangers to be aware of before starting treatment with this medication.
  • Albuterol Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that the albuterol dosage prescribed will vary depending on several factors, such as your age and the type of albuterol being used. This page covers these factors in more detail and also offers some general dosing guidelines.
  • Albuterol Drug Information
    Your healthcare provider may prescribe albuterol if you have asthma or certain other lung problems. This eMedTV Web article provides some basic drug information on albuterol, such as how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Albuterol Drug Interactions
    Drugs such as digoxin, tricyclic antidepressants, and MAOIs may interact with albuterol. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at other albuterol drug interactions and describes how these interactions can lead to potential problems.
  • Albuterol Hazards
    Some of the potential hazards with using albuterol may include headaches, coughing, and a sore throat. This eMedTV Web segment describes other albuterol hazards, including potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Albuterol Inhaler
    An albuterol inhaler can be used during an asthma attack to open up the airways. This eMedTV article discusses other uses for albuterol inhalers, explains how the inhalers work, and describes the various inhalers that are currently available.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Dosage
    The recommended albuterol inhaler dosage for most people is two sprays. This section of the eMedTV library discusses albuterol inhaler dosing in more detail and offers tips and precautions for how to use the inhaler.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Drug Interactions
    If you're taking beta blockers or digoxin while using an albuterol inhaler, drug interactions may occur. This eMedTV page lists other drugs that may cause albuterol inhaler interactions and explains the possible effects of these interactions.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Overdose
    Signs of an albuterol inhaler overdose may include chest pain, fatigue, and seizures. This eMedTV page lists other possible overdose symptoms and describes treatment options that are available for people who have overdosed on an albuterol inhaler.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Side Effects
    Most people don't have problems with albuterol inhalers; side effects, however, are possible. This eMedTV segment lists common side effects of albuterol inhalers (such as a cough) and also describes side effects that may require medical attention.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Uses
    Albuterol inhaler uses are mainly for the treatment of asthma attacks and other similar lung problems. This eMedTV segment discusses albuterol inhaler use in children and also lists possible "off-label" uses for the medicine.
  • Albuterol Inhaler Warnings and Precautions
    Don't puncture albuterol inhaler canisters or keep them near open flames. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers other important albuterol inhaler warnings and precautions, including information on who should not use the inhalers.
  • Albuterol Inhalers and Breastfeeding
    It is not known whether it's safe to use albuterol inhalers while breastfeeding. This eMedTV resource discusses albuterol inhalers and breastfeeding in more detail and explains the importance of talking to your doctor about the risks and benefits.
  • Albuterol Inhalers and Pregnancy
    There are potential risks associated with using albuterol inhalers during pregnancy. This eMedTV segment includes clinical findings on albuterol inhalers and pregnancy, and explains why a doctor may still prescribe inhalers during pregnancy.
  • Albuterol Inhl
    As this eMedTV Web segment discusses, a healthcare provider may prescribe an albuterol inhaler (albuterol inhl) to treat and prevent airway spasms in people with asthma or COPD. This page also covers general precautions and possible side effects.
  • Albuterol Overdose
    Chest pain, seizures, and headaches are among the symptoms of an albuterol overdose. This section of the eMedTV library discusses other symptoms of an albuterol overdose and outlines some of the treatment options available.
  • Albuterol Problems
    Some of the potential problems with using albuterol may include headaches, coughing, and nausea. This eMedTV resource describes other albuterol problems, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Albuterol Side Effects
    Nausea, headaches, and tremors are a few of the common side effects of albuterol. This portion of the eMedTV library lists other side effects and explains which need to be reported immediately to your healthcare provider.
  • Albuterol Solution
    Albuterol solution is a prescription medicine that is used for treating airway spasms. This eMedTV article explains how albuterol solution works to relieve asthma and COPD symptoms, lists possible side effects, and offers tips on taking the drug.
  • Albuterol Solution Dosage
    As this eMedTV page explains, the albuterol solution dosage your doctor will prescribe will vary depending on several factors, such as your age and which albuterol solution you are using. This page also gives tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Albuterol Solution Information
    This eMedTV segment gives some basic information about albuterol solution, which is used to treat asthma, emphysema, and other conditions. It discusses the factors that will affect your dose, possible side effects, and more.
  • Albuterol Solution Side Effects
    Common albuterol solution side effects may include dizziness, tremors, and headaches. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects of the drug, including those that require immediate medical attention, such as anxiety or an allergic reaction.
  • Albuterol Solution Uses
    Albuterol solution is used for the treatment of asthma and other similar lung problems. This eMedTV resource explains how the medication works, discusses the use of the medication in children, and lists possible off-label albuterol solution uses.
  • Albuterol Solution Warnings and Precautions
    Albuterol solution can make asthma worse or have a stimulatory effect on the heart and blood pressure. This eMedTV resource offers more albuterol solution warnings and precautions, and explains what to tell your doctor before taking the medicine.
  • Albuterol Sulfate
    Albuterol sulfate is a prescription drug that is used to treat airway spasms caused by asthma or COPD. This eMedTV page describes various albuterol sulfate products, explains how the medication works, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Albuterol Syrup
    Albuterol syrup is a prescription medicine that is used for treating airway spasms in children and adults. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works to relieve asthma and COPD symptoms, and also lists side effects that may occur.
  • Albuterol Syrup Dosing
    For young children who are taking albuterol syrup, dosing usually starts at 0.1 mg per kg of weight. This eMedTV article also offers albuterol syrup dosage recommendations for older children and adults, and offers tips for taking the drug.
  • Albuterol Syrup Side Effects
    Common albuterol syrup side effects may include dizziness, tremor, and headache. This eMedTV segment lists other common side effects of albuterol syrup and also describes problems that require medical attention, such as anxiety or diabetes.
  • Albutorol
    Albutorol is often prescribed to treat airway spasms associated with certain conditions. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes the drug, including its various forms, when it is taken, and side effects. Albutorol is a common misspelling of albuterol.
  • Albutrol
    A healthcare provider may prescribe albuterol to treat asthma or COPD. This eMedTV page explores potential side effects of albuterol and explains how the drug works to open up the airways to the lungs. Albutrol is a common misspelling of albuterol.
  • Albutrol Inhaler
    An albuterol inhaler may be prescribed to help treat and prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV article further describes albuterol inhalers and lists possible side effects of the medicine. Albutrol inhaler is a common misspelling of albuterol inhaler.
  • Alcaftadine
    Alcaftadine is a prescription eye drop used to treat itching caused by eye allergies. This eMedTV Web article offers an in-depth look at this medicine, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Alclometasone
    Alclometasone is a medication used in the treatment of certain skin problems in adults and children. This eMedTV page features a detailed look at this prescription skin medicine, with information on side effects, dosing tips, safety precautions, and more.
  • Alclometasone Dipropionate Cream
    As explained in this eMedTV article, if you have psoriasis, eczema, or certain other skin problems, a doctor may prescribe alclometasone dipropionate cream or ointment. This page provides a brief description of this drug and links to more details.
  • Alcohol Abuse and Anxiety Disorders
    This page from the eMedTV library explains the connection between alcohol abuse and anxiety disorders, including findings in animal studies, as well as lab research on genetics and the brain.
  • Alcohol and Amoxicillin
    Combining alcohol and amoxicillin may not be a good idea. This eMedTV resource explains that drinking alcohol while taking this drug is not known to cause any problems, but it is probably wise to wait until you feel better before consuming alcohol.
  • Alcohol and Blood Pressure
    If you have high blood pressure, you may be wondering if alcohol consumption is a good idea. This eMedTV article explains that while moderate drinking may be fine, alcohol can increase side effects of blood pressure medicine.
  • Alcohol and Cholesteral
    This eMedTV article explains that, in most cases, it is okay for people with high cholesterol to drink alcohol, as long as it's in moderation. Alcohol and cholesteral is a common misspelling and variation of alcohol and high cholesterol.
  • Alcohol and Citalopram
    People are often advised not to mix alcohol and citalopram. As this eMedTV page explains, however, if your doctor says you can drink while taking this medication, you should consume only light to moderate amounts.
  • Alcohol and Effexor
    As this eMedTV article explains, if you choose to drink while taking Effexor, you should drink light-to-moderate amounts. This page further explores Effexor and alcohol, including what the research says about the safety of combining the two.
  • Alcohol and Effexor XR
    Combining alcohol and Effexor XR is usually not recommended. But as this eMedTV Web page explains, most doctors advise their patients that it is okay to drink in moderation (one drink a day for women and two drinks a day for men) while on Effexor XR.
  • Alcohol and Geodon
    It is generally not recommended that you combine alcohol and Geodon. As this eMedTV page explains, consuming alcohol during Geodon treatment can increase the chances and severity of several side effects, including low blood pressure and drowsiness.
  • Alcohol and Heart Disease
    As explained in this eMedTV article, while studies on heart disease and alcohol have shown positive effects associated with moderate drinking, too much can cause serious heath problems. The key is moderation: no more than 1 to 2 drinks per day.
  • Alcohol and High Blood Pressure
    This segment of the eMedTV archives explores the connection between high blood pressure and alcohol. While moderate amounts are usually fine, too much alcohol can make hypertension worse or decrease the effectiveness of medications.
  • Alcohol and High Cholesterol
    This eMedTV segment details the relationship between alcohol and high cholesterol. In most cases, moderate amounts of alcohol are okay for someone with high cholesterol, but mixing alcohol and high cholesterol medication may increase side effects.
  • Alcohol and Lexapro
    This eMedTV segment explains that if a person decides to drink alcohol while on Lexapro, he or she should drink moderately -- one drink daily for women and two drinks daily for men. This page provides some general guidelines about alcohol and Lexapro.
  • Alcohol and Metronidazole
    It is "common knowledge" that metronidazole and alcohol interact in a severe or even dangerous way. As this eMedTV page explains, however, recent clinical studies have failed to demonstrate a significant interaction between these two products.
  • Alcohol and Norvasc
    In clinical studies, alcohol and Norvasc did not appear to interact with one another. This portion of the eMedTV library discusses these clinical studies and advises you to talk to your doctor about your particular situation.
  • Alcohol and Paxil
    Patients taking Paxil are sometimes warned to avoid drinking. This portion of the eMedTV library deals with alcohol and Paxil, explaining that if patients choose to drink while taking Paxil, it is generally recommended that they do so in moderation.
  • Alcohol and Prednisone
    As this eMedTV article explains, combining alcohol and prednisone may increase the risk of stomach ulcers or other gastrointestinal bleeding. However, this page also discusses why this combination typically does not cause negative interactions.
  • Alcohol and Prozac
    As this eMedTV article explains, Prozac (fluoxetine) may intensify the effects of alcohol, so if you choose to drink while on Prozac, it's important to do so in moderation. This Web page offers an in-depth look at alcohol and Prozac.
  • Alcohol and Seroquel
    Alcohol and Seroquel should generally not be combined. This eMedTV article explains the reasons why -- for example, certain side effects of the drug may be increased -- and the discussion you should have with your doctor before taking them together.
  • Alcohol and Zoloft
    As this eMedTV page explains, alcohol and Zoloft act upon similar chemicals in the brain; Zoloft can intensify the effects of alcohol. This article covers this topic in detail, including cautions you should take if you choose to drink while on Zoloft.
  • Alcohol During Pregnancy
    It's important to completely avoid alcohol during pregnancy, since it can be harmful to the growing baby. This eMedTV article covers the different types of alcohol and their effects on pregnancy, and also offers tips to stop drinking.
  • Alcohol Use and Abuse
    As with many drugs, alcohol can be misused, and this may lead to dependence (alcoholism). This eMedTV page discusses the difference between alcohol use and abuse. This page also covers possible signs of abuse and lists some treatment options.
  • Aldactazide
    Aldactazide is a prescription medicine that is used for treating high blood pressure and fluid retention. This eMedTV segment further explains what the drug is used for, describes how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Aldactone
    Aldactone is a diuretic used for treating various conditions, including high blood pressure and hypokalemia. This eMedTV Web page covers other Aldactone uses, explains how the drug works, and offers dosing information for the medicine.
  • Aldactone and Pregnancy
    Aldactone (spironolactone) may not be safe for use during pregnancy. As this eMedTV article explains, animal studies on Aldactone and pregnancy show that the drug caused miscarriages and fetal problems when it was given to pregnant rats and rabbits.
  • Aldactone Side Effects
    Potential side effects of Aldactone include headache, drowsiness, and confusion. As this eMedTV segment explains, while most side effects are mild, be sure to seek medical attention immediately if you develop difficulty breathing or breast lumps.
  • Aldara
    Aldara is a medication applied directly on the skin two to five times weekly to treat various conditions. This eMedTV Web page features an overview of this prescription drug, including details on side effects, dosing tips, safety issues, and more.
  • Aldara 5%
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Aldara 5% cream to treat various skin problems. This eMedTV Web selection explains what this skin cream is approved to treat, how often it is applied, and other dosing tips. A link to more details is also included.
  • Aldara Cream
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Aldara is a cream used to treat actinic keratosis, superficial basal cell carcinoma, genital warts, and perianal warts. This page covers some dosing instructions for this product and links to more details.
  • Aldara Cream for Warts
    As discussed in this eMedTV resource, people age 12 and older who have genital or perianal warts may benefit from Aldara cream. This article takes a look at this specific use for Aldara and provides a link to more information on the topic.
  • Aldara Cream Usage
    Depending on the usage, Aldara cream is applied two to five times weekly to treat certain skin problems. This eMedTV article contains information on what Aldara cream is used for and how it is thought to work. It also links to more details.
  • Aldara Creme
    As described in this eMedTV page, Aldara is used for various skin problems, such as warts and certain types of skin cancer. This page covers specific uses and why this drug is not safe for some people. Aldara creme is a common misspelling of Aldara cream.
  • Aldara Dangers
    Severe skin reactions and flu-like symptoms are some of the dangers associated with Aldara. This eMedTV Web selection describes other potential complications of this skin cream and offers a link to more detailed information.
  • Aldara Directions for Use
    When using Aldara, the dosing guidelines will depend on the condition being treated. This eMedTV segment features more directions for using Aldara for certain skin conditions, with tips on how to properly use this medicated skin cream.
  • Aldara Dosage for Skin Cancer
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, dosing guidelines call for Aldara cream to be applied two to five times a week when used for certain types of skin cancer. This article describes more specific dosing guidelines and offers a link to more information.
  • Aldara for Genital Warts
    Available by prescription only, Aldara is licensed to treat genital warts in individuals age 12 and older. This eMedTV page discusses how this skin cream can help clear up genital warts and offers a link to more information on this and other Aldara uses.
  • Aldara Mechanism of Action
    As this eMedTV page explains, Aldara may have an effect on the immune system, making it useful for treating several skin conditions, including certain types of skin cancer. This article looks at Aldara's mechanism of action and links to more details.
  • Aldara Medication Information
    Aldara is licensed to treat actinic keratosis, basal cell carcinoma, and genital or perianal warts. This eMedTV resource offers more information on Aldara, including how to apply this medication and possible side effects. It also links to more details.
  • Aldara Side Effects
    Research has shown that skin reactions, such as redness and scaling, are common Aldara side effects. This eMedTV segment examines the reactions that occurred in people using this medicated skin cream during clinical trials.
  • Aldara Uses
    As explained in this eMedTV Web page, Aldara is a cream used on the skin to treat actinic keratosis, basal cell carcinoma, and genital or perianal warts. This article takes a closer look at these conditions and how this medicine may help.
  • Aldera
    Aldara helps treat several conditions, including actinic keratosis, genital warts, and perianal warts. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief look at this skin cream, including how it is used and side effects. Aldera is a common misspelling of Aldara.
  • Aldera Cream
    As this eMedTV page explains, people with certain skin conditions, such as actinic keratosis, may benefit from Aldara. This article offers a brief overview of this prescription product. Aldera cream is a common misspelling of Aldara cream.
  • Aldesleukin
    Aldesleukin is a prescription medicine licensed to treat certain skin and kidney cancers. This page of the eMedTV Web site presents more detailed information on this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, dosing instructions, safety issues, and more.
  • Aldesleukin Type of Drug
    A doctor may prescribe aldesleukin to help treat skin or kidney cancer. This eMedTV article explains how this type of immunotherapy drug works to help fight these forms of cancer. It also links to more details on side effects, safety issues, and more.
  • Aledronate
    Alendronate is a drug that is used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease. This eMedTV Web page gives a brief overview of the drug and also provides a link to more detailed information. Aledronate is a common misspelling of alendronate.
  • Alefacept
    An injectable drug, alefacept is prescribed for the treatment of plaque psoriasis in adults. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this medicine, including information on possible side effects, how it works, when and how to take it, and more.
  • Alegra
    Allegra is an antihistamine that is available to treat allergies or hives. This eMedTV page describes Allegra in more detail and provides a link to more information. Alegra is a common misspelling of Allegra.
  • Alegra-D
    Allegra-D is a prescription allergy medicine that is commonly used to relieve hay fever symptoms. This eMedTV page discusses Allegra-D and its uses, possible side effects, and dosing information. Alegra-D is a common misspelling of Allegra-D.
  • Alemtuzimab
    A person with B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia may be given alemtuzumab as part of their treatment plan. This eMedTV page provides a brief description of this drug, with a link to more information. Alemtuzimab is a common misspelling of alemtuzumab.
  • Alemtuzumab
    This eMedTV page provides a detailed overview of alemtuzumab, a medication used for a specific type of leukemia. This article explains how this prescription drug works, lists possible side effects, discusses generic availability, and more.
  • Alemtuzumab and Multiple Sclerosis
    When a person is given alemtuzumab for multiple sclerosis, this is an "off-label" use. This segment of the eMedTV archives discusses this use of the drug, with information on how it works for its primary purpose and what the phrase off-label means.
  • Alendronate
    Alendronate is a prescription drug that is often used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease. This eMedTV page offers a complete overview of the medication, with detailed information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Alendronate Sodium Tablets
    If you have osteoporosis or Paget's disease of the bone, you may benefit from alendronate sodium. This eMedTV article briefly describes alendronate sodium, with details on how it works and how often the tablets are taken.
  • Alergi
    Allergies, which affect an estimated 50 million Americans, are a specific immune system reaction. This eMedTV Web page provides a brief overview of this condition and includes a link to more information. Alergi is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergic
    Allergens that may cause an allergic reaction include food, pollens, or mold. This eMedTV segment lists other substances that may cause allergies and explains what treatment options are available. Alergic is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergie
    Allergies can be triggered by several things, including food, medications, and pollens. This eMedTV page lists symptoms that may occur with an allergic reaction and describes various treatment options. Alergie is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergies
    Allergies occur when the immune system reacts to things that are normally harmless. This eMedTV article briefly explains causes of allergies, when they occur, and possible treatment options. Alergies is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergii
    Common causes of allergies include dust, pollen, and certain medicines. This page from the eMedTV archives briefly explains the different types of allergies, how they are treated, and how common they are. Alergii is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergy
    Allergies, as this eMedTV Web page explains, are a specific immune system reaction. This page discusses common allergy triggers, when allergies occur, possible symptoms, and treatment options. Alergy is a common misspelling of allergies.
  • Alergy Medication
    Numerous allergy medicines are available, some by prescription only. As this eMedTV page explains, types of allergy medicine include antihistamines, decongestants, and nasal steroids. Alergy medication is a common misspelling of allergy medicine.
  • Alergy Medicine
    Allergy medicines can be taken by mouth or given as a nasal spray. This eMedTV resource briefly describes the different types of medications available and when each type might be used. Alergy medicine is a common misspelling of allergy medicine.
  • Alergy Symptoms
    Common allergy symptoms include coughing, sneezing, and watery eyes. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of symptoms of allergies and includes a link to more information. Alergy symptoms is a common misspelling of allergy symptoms.
  • Alergy Test
    The two most common allergy tests are a skin test and a blood test. This page from the eMedTV library briefly explains when each test is used to make an allergy diagnosis. Alergy test is a common misspelling and variation of allergy diagnosis.
  • Alergy Treatments
    Various allergy treatment options are available, including medications and shots. As this eMedTV segment explains, however, avoiding allergens is the first step in allergy treatment. Alergy treatments is a common misspelling of allergy treatment.
  • Alese
    Alesse is a birth control pill that is available only by prescription. This page on the eMedTV site gives a brief overview of the drug and provides a link to more detailed information on the topic. Alese is a common misspelling of Alesse.
  • Alesse
    Alesse is a type of prescription birth control pill. This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an in-depth look at the drug, including information on possible side effects, dosing guidelines, how it works to prevent pregnancy, and more.
  • Alesse and Weight Gain
    Does Alesse cause weight gain? As this eMedTV segment explains, it probably does not. This article offers more information on this topic, including suggestions on how to achieve weight loss through exercise and healthy eating.
  • Alesse Birth Control Pills
    This eMedTV Web segment discusses Alesse birth control pills. Information includes side effects (such as weight gain), warnings, dosing, and drug interactions.
  • Alesse Side Effects
    Nausea, bloating, and changes in sex drive are some of the possible side effects of Alesse. This eMedTV Web page tells you what you need to know about Alesse side effects, including a list of side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Alevert
    The antihistamine drug Alavert is an over-the-counter medication approved to treat allergies. This eMedTV Web page further discusses Alavert, including how the medication works and possible side effects. Alevert is a common misspelling of Alavert.
  • Alfagan
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Alphagan to treat open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. This eMedTV segment explains how these eye drops work and describes some general dosing information. Alfagan is a common misspelling of Alphagan.
  • Alfagan P
    Alphagan P eye drops may be prescribed to treat glaucoma or ocular hypertension. This eMedTV page further describes these uses, explains how the drug works, and discusses what your doctor needs to know. Alfagan P is a common misspelling of Alphagan P.
  • Alfgan Eye Drops
    Alphagan, a prescribed eye drop used to lower eye pressure, works by decreasing fluid production in the eye. This eMedTV page describes approved uses and potential side effects of this drug. Alfgan eye drops is a common misspelling of Alphagan eye drops.
  • Alfuzosin
    Alfuzosin may be prescribed to treat an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH). This eMedTV resource provides an in-depth look at the medication, including how it works, possible side effects, general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Alheimer
    The most common form of dementia seen in older people is Alzheimer's. This eMedTV article provides a brief overview of the condition and includes a link to more detailed information. Alheimer is a common misspelling of Alzheimer's.
  • Alheimers
    Alzheimer's disease is a condition that affects a person's brain tissue; it usually occurs later in life. This eMedTV page covers how the disease was identified and lists some signs of Alzheimer's. Alheimers is a common misspelling of Alzheimer's.
  • Ali
    Alli is a non-prescription drug that has been approved as part of a low-calorie, reduced fat diet. This eMedTV resource provides a brief overview of the drug and includes a link to more in-depth information. Ali is a common misspelling of Alli.
  • Ali Diet Pill
    Alli is a non-prescription diet pill that can help people successfully lose weight. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes how the drug works, explains how it is taken, and lists a few side effects. Ali diet pill is a common misspelling of Alli.
  • Alie Diet Pill
    Alli is a non-prescription drug approved for use as an aid in weight loss. This eMedTV Web page contains a brief overview of the drug, including how to take it and possible side effects. Alie diet pill is a common misspelling and variation of Alli.
  • Alimta
    Alimta is a type of chemotherapy used to treat mesothelioma and non-squamous, non-small-cell lung cancer. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this medication, including how it is administered, possible side effects, safety precautions, and more.
  • Alimta Side Effects
    If you are taking Alimta, you may experience fatigue, loss of appetite, or a number of other side effects. This eMedTV selection offers a detailed list of both common and serious Alimta side effects and includes information on how to reduce your risk.
  • Aliskiren
    Aliskiren is a renin inhibitor approved to treat high blood pressure. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides an in-depth look at this medication, including information on its effects, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Alitma
    As a chemotherapy drug, Alimta is used to treat mesothelioma and non-squamous, non-small-cell lung cancer. This eMedTV resource briefly describes the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Alitma is a common misspelling of Alimta.
  • Alkeran
    Alkeran is a chemotherapy drug licensed to help relieve symptoms of multiple myeloma and ovarian cancer. This eMedTV page contains more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, available strengths, and potential side effects.
  • Alkeran 2 Mg
    As this eMedTV page explains, Alkeran tablets come in one strength: 2 mg. This article provides information on the types of cancer Alkeran can treat. This resource also discusses the injectable form of the drug and offers a link to more details.
  • Alkeran Side Effects
    As explained in this eMedTV selection, possible Alkeran side effects include vomiting, diarrhea, and infertility. This article provides a more in-depth list of reactions to this chemotherapy drug, including those that require immediate treatment.
  • Alkeran Tablets
    As this eMedTV page discusses, Alkeran comes as tablets or intravenous injections that are used to treat multiple myeloma or ovarian cancer. This page explains when this drug is prescribed and includes a link to more details.
  • Alkoran
    Alkeran is a chemotherapy drug prescribed to treat ovarian cancer or multiple myeloma in adults. This eMedTV article examines this product, including when it is prescribed, how it is given, and how it works. Alkoran is a common misspelling of Alkeran.
  • Alkylosis Spondylitis
    Ankylosing spondylitis is a disease that often causes lower back pain. This eMedTV page describes this form of arthritis and features a link to more in-depth information. Alkylosis spondylitis is a common misspelling of ankylosing spondylitis.
  • All About Bubonic Plague
    This eMedTV article is all about bubonic plague, including how it is transmitted, who is most at risk, and what type of treatment is typically received. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • All About Chlamydia
    This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of chlamydia, a very common STD. It discusses the ways in which it is transmitted, possible complications, and why it is considered a "silent" disease, with a link to a detailed article all about chlamydia.
  • All About Epilepsy
    As this eMedTV resource explains, epilepsy is a condition characterized by recurring seizures. This segment takes a brief look at epilepsy, with a link for those who want to learn all about this condition.
  • All About Gonorrhea
    This selection from the eMedTV site is all about gonorrhea. It describes how this sexually transmitted disease is treated, common symptoms, and possible complications. A link to more in-depth information is also included.
  • All About Men's Hygiene
  • All About Pervasive Developmental Disorder
    Does your child have a pervasive developmental disorder (PDD)? This eMedTV article is all about pervasive developmental disorders, which are characterized by delays in social and communication skills. This resource also links to more info on PDD.
  • ALL Leukemia
    This eMedTV Web page provides a brief overview of ALL (acute lymphocytic leukemia). This article discusses how ALL develops in the body, how this type of leukemia is treated, who it can affect, and more, with a link to more information.
  • All Symptoms of GERD
    Chest pain and sore throat are common symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). This eMedTV Web page discusses how all symptoms of GERD should be taken seriously. This page also links to an article with more information on the topic.
  • Alldara
    As this eMedTV page explains, Aldara is prescribed to treat genital or perianal warts, basal cell carcinoma, and actinic keratosis. This page offers a brief overview of this skin cream and links to more details. Alldara is a common misspelling of Aldara.
  • Allegra
    This eMedTV article discusses Allegra, an antihistamine used to treat allergies and chronic hives. The article includes information about Allegra's uses, dosages, side effects, and precautions.
  • Allegra 180 mg Tablets
    Adults and children over age 12 typically take Allegra 60 mg or Allegra 180 mg tablets. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers more detailed Allegra dosage information, including dosing guidelines for children as young as six months old.
  • Allegra 60 mg Tablets
    For seasonal allergies, adults or children over age 12 usually take Allegra 60 mg tablets or 180 mg tablets. This eMedTV resource also offers Allegra dosing guidelines for young children and provides tips and precautions for using this medication.
  • Allegra Allergies Medication
    Allegra is a prescription medicine licensed to treat seasonal allergies and chronic hives and itching. This eMedTV segment offers more information on Allegra as an allergy medication, including how it works and what side effects may occur.
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