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How Is Diabetes Insipidus Diagnosed? - Hyzaar Precautions and Warnings

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from How Is Diabetes Insipidus Diagnosed? to Hyzaar Precautions and Warnings. 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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  • How Is Leprosy Spread?
    How is leprosy spread? This eMedTV page discusses various theories on how leprosy is transmitted, including genetic factors that may play a role. Infected respiratory droplets are another possibility, but this only happens in about half of all cases.
  • How Is MRSA Spread?
    This eMedTV resource explains that MRSA is spread through several different means, but some are more common than others. This page lists several ways in which a person can acquire this infection, both in a hospital setting and in the general community.
  • How Is Pneumonia Spread?
    As explained in this selection from the eMedTV archives, pneumonia germs can be spread easily to another person, either through the air or by touching a contaminated surface. This article takes a closer look at pneumonia and how it is spread.
  • How Is Polio Spread?
    How is polio spread? In most cases, polio is spread through contact with stool from an infected person. As this eMedTV Web page explains, this can include eating food that has been contaminated with poliovirus. This page discusses polio transmission.
  • How Leprosy Spreads
    Factors discussed in this eMedTV article that may influence how leprosy spreads include genetics, the degree of susceptibility, and the extent of exposure. This article also looks at the likelihood of transmitting leprosy to household contacts.
  • How Long Does Botox Last?
    Botox has been shown to be effective for many uses, but how long does it last? This segment from the eMedTV archives describes the effects of Botox for various conditions and explains how long these effects typically lasted.
  • How Long Does Cipro Stay in the Body?
    It will take about 24 hours to completely remove Cipro from the blood. This eMedTV segment further explains how long Cipro stays in the body, including information on why this medicine can still cause side effects even months after treatment has stopped.
  • How Long Does Demerol Stay in the Body?
    Demerol is known to show up in certain drug tests. As this eMedTV page explains, this causes many people to wonder, "How long does Demerol stay in the body?" This article explains what the elimination half life is for this narcotic pain medication.
  • How Long Does Demerol Stay in Your System?
    Many people may wonder, "How long does Demerol stay in your system?" As this eMedTV resource explains, with a half life of 2.5 to 4 hours, Demerol (meperidine) will be mostly out of your system in 10 to 20 hours (for most practical purposes).
  • How Long Does Diarrhea Last?
    How long does diarrhea last? As explained in this eMedTV article, most cases of diarrhea last one to three days; however, diarrhea can last for several months -- or even longer.
  • How Long Does Methadone Stay in Your System?
    Methadone can stay in your system from anywhere from 8 to 59 hours. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses the half-life of methadone and explains how this drug can accumulate in the liver and be slowly released from the body.
  • How Long Does Phenergan Stay in Your System?
    This eMedTV page explains that Phenergan (promethazine) has a half-life of 10 to 19 hours, which means it will be out of your system in about two to four days. This article also discusses why Phenergan can cause false-positive readings on drug tests.
  • How Long Does Pink Eye Last?
    As this page of the eMedTV library explains, viral pink eye may last for up to three weeks, bacterial conjunctivitis improves quickly after starting antibiotics, and allergic pink eye may start to improve within 24 hours of treatment.
  • How Long Does Pneumonia Last?
    If you have pneumonia, you probably want to know how long it will last. As this eMedTV page explains, this depends on the cause, your age, and other factors. This page offers specific information on how long pneumonia typically lasts.
  • How Long Does Ritalin Stay in Your System?
    How long does Ritalin stay in your system? As this eMedTV page explains, the drug generally stays in your system for less than a day. However, if your liver or kidneys are not functioning normally, it may clear from your system faster or slower.
  • How Long Does Strep Throat Last?
    If treated, the symptoms of strep throat should improve within two to three days. This eMedTV segment further discusses how long strep throat lasts when treated and if it is left untreated. This page also explains when someone is no longer contagious.
  • How Long Does Suboxone Stay in Your System?
    It can take a week or longer for Suboxone to be mostly out of your system. This eMedTV article further explores how long Suboxone stays in your system, with details on why you only have to take this medicine once daily to treat opioid dependence.
  • How Long Does Viagra Last?
    How long does Viagra last? In most people, Viagra lasts for about four hours. This eMedTV page lists factors that can increase how long Viagra lasts (such as certain other drugs) or decrease how long it lasts (such as taking it with a high-fat meal).
  • How Long Is Strep Throat Contagious?
    This eMedTV Web article explains that as soon as a person starts taking an antibiotic to treat strep throat, he or she is no longer contagious after 24 hours. This page also explains how long strep throat is contagious if left untreated.
  • How Many Days After Provera Will My Period Start?
    After stopping Provera, your period will typically start in three to seven days. This eMedTV page discusses how many days it takes for vaginal bleeding to occur after taking Provera. This page also links to more details on what to expect with the drug.
  • How Much Formula Should My Baby Eat?
    There are a few ways to estimate how much formula your baby should eat. As this eMedTV page explains, use 2½ ounces of formula for each pound of body weight as a total daily amount or divide the formula ounces per day by the number of feedings.
  • How Often Do You Need a Pneumonia Vaccine?
    As explained in this eMedTV page, children getting Prevnar 13 typically get their doses two months apart for the first three doses, followed by a final dose given up to nine months later. This segment discusses how often you need a pneumonia vaccine.
  • How to Calculate BMI
    If you don't know how to calculate BMI, you can learn by visiting this eMedTV Web page. As you're learning how to calculate body mass index, it's important to remember that the formula differs depending on which system of measurement you're using.
  • How to Cure a Sore Throat
    Time is usually the only cure for a sore throat that is caused by a virus. This eMedTV article offers a brief description of possible treatment options for viral sore throats, such as decongestants, pain medicines, and throat lozenges.
  • How to Get High on Percocet
    Many people may be curious about how to get high on Percocet. As this eMedTV segment explains, using Percocet (a narcotic drug) for non-medical reasons can be very dangerous, as the drug can cause both physical and psychological dependence.
  • How to Get High on Vicodin?
    As this eMedTV page explains, if you are looking for ways to get high on Vicodin, you may have an addiction to the drug. This page explains that abusing Vicodin can lead to dangerous complications, such as breathing problems, liver damage, and even death.
  • How to Get Pneumonia
    You can be exposed to pneumonia germs in a number of settings, such as in a hospital or at school. This eMedTV segment talks about the viruses and bacteria that can cause a person to get pneumonia and gives an explanation of how the condition is spread.
  • How to Get Pregnant
    Women who are having difficulty conceiving may need to know more about their options and tips. This eMedTV article explains how to get pregnant based on when a woman ovulates and discusses other available options, such as fertility testing.
  • How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat
    Throat lozenges, salt-water gargle, and antibiotics are some of the potential treatments for a sore throat. This eMedTV page briefly describes other suggestions for how to treat throat infections, including those caused by either a virus or bacteria.
  • How to Get Rid of Pink Eye
    The best treatment for pink eye, in most cases, is simply time. This eMedTV article explains how to get rid of pink eye symptoms while your body takes care of the infection on its own, although bacterial conjunctivitis can be treated with antibiotics.
  • How to Give Lovenox Injections
    It may be intimidating, but it's important to know exactly how to give Lovenox (enoxaparin) injections. This eMedTV Web segment outlines step-by-step instructions for when and how to give these injections, either to yourself or to a loved one.
  • How to Lose Weight
    A weight loss program, diet pills, and surgery are all ways to lose weight. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explores these various methods in more detail and explains how to determine which method is best for your particular situation.
  • How to Lower Blood Pressure
    This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at how to lower blood pressure through such lifestyle changes as quitting smoking, losing weight, and exercising more. Also discussed is how to reduce high blood pressure using certain medications.
  • How to Lower Colesterol
    The first step in lowering cholesterol is making lifestyle changes. This eMedTV article lists some of these lifestyle changes, as well as drugs that may be tried. How to lower colesterol is a common variation and misspelling of lowering cholesterol.
  • How to Lower Triglycerides
    This eMedTV Web page explains how to lower triglycerides by making lifestyle changes (such as losing weight), getting treatment for conditions that may elevate triglycerides (such as diabetes), and taking certain medications (such as fibrates).
  • How to Prepare Infant Formula
    Although the steps in preparing infant formula can vary, the overall idea is to establish a good routine. This eMedTV article lists the basic steps for making formula and explains how much formula is typically required to feed a newborn.
  • How to Prevent Appendicitis
    Unfortunately, no one knows how to prevent appendicitis, but we do know how to prevent appendicitis symptoms from getting worse. By recognizing the symptoms this eMedTV article provides, you can avoid appendicitis-related complications.
  • How to Prevent Gout
    This eMedTV article explains that high levels of uric acid can lead to gout. Preventing the condition, therefore, typically involves bringing these levels down and minimizing risk factors for gout as much as possible, which this page also discusses.
  • How to Pronounce Acai
    Many people may wonder exactly how to pronounce acai. As this segment from the eMedTV Web site explains, the correct pronunciation for the word "ah-sigh-EE" or "ah-sah-EE," with the emphasis on the last syllable.
  • How to Stop a Sore Throat
    There are medications and home remedies that can help stop a sore throat. This eMedTV page lists some tips that can help relieve a throat infection, such as using Tylenol, throat lozenges, or antibiotics (if the sore throat is due to bacterial infection).
  • How to Take Blood Pressure
    This eMedTV article explains how to take blood pressure and offers tips to help ensure you get the most accurate reading possible. Your healthcare provider will probably use a device called a sphygmomanometer to measure your blood pressure.
  • How to Tell If a Sore Throat Is Strep?
    As this eMedTV page discusses, there are a few symptoms that set strep throat apart from a simple sore throat. This article takes a closer look at how to tell if a sore throat is strep, including a list of possible symptoms of this condition.
  • How to Use a Neti Pot
    Having poor technique when using a neti pot can increase your risk of side effects. This page from the eMedTV library contains information on how to use a neti pot correctly and describes common usage problems with this product.
  • HPV
    Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the cause of genital warts. However, as this eMedTV page explains, many infected people have no symptoms. This article gives a general overview of HPV, including information about diagnosis, transmission, and treatment.
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    A type of virus, HPV (human papillomavirus) can cause warts and other symptoms. This part of the eMedTV site talks about HPV in more detail, with information on the different types and factors that will influence your treatment.
  • HPV -- STD Information
    HVP STD is a short way to refer to the human papillomavirus as a sexually transmitted disease. This eMedTV selection offers more information on HPV, including statistics on who is affected by this STD, as well as a link to more details on this topic.
  • HPV and Pregnancy
    Many conditions can be affected by HPV, and pregnancy is no exception. This eMedTV page tells you how an infection can affect the mother and the baby. For example, a woman with HPV may require a cesarean section if the warts block the birth canal.
  • HPV Cure
    At the present, there is no cure available for HPV. However, as this article on the eMedTV Web site explains, you can still reduce your risk of acquiring HPV by using condoms, by being in a mutually monogamous relationship, or getting the HPV vaccine.
  • HPV in Men
    HPV occurs in men as frequently as it does in women. This eMedTV resource discusses how the human papillomavirus (HPV) can be spread through sexual contact and cause symptoms such as genital warts. There is currently no test for HPV in men.
  • HPV Infection
    As this eMedTV page explains, infection with HPV is quite common and is often characterized by warts. This article discusses human papillomavirus (HPV) in greater detail and includes a link to more in-depth information on the virus.
  • HPV Info
    It's important to understand some basic HPV info. As this eMedTV article explains, there are estimated to be more cases of genital HPV infection than any other sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Knowing info like this can reduce your risk.
  • HPV Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides basic information on HPV, including a link to more details on human papillomavirus. For example, one of the most important things to know about HPV is that the virus can cause warts and possibly cancer.
  • HPV Statistics
    This eMedTV Web page features important statistics on HPV, such as the fact that by age 50, at least 80 percent of women will have been infected with genital HPV infection. This article takes a quick look at the trends for human papillomavirus (HPV).
  • HPV Symptoms
    Possible HPV symptoms can include genital warts and precancerous changes in the penis and other organs. This eMedTV article features information on these symptoms and their treatment, explaining why many people infected with the virus have no symptoms.
  • HPV Test
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the HPV test is designed to detect the presence of the virus's genetic material in women. The test should not be used as a substitute for regular Pap smears, nor is it appropriate for all women.
  • HPV Transmission
    HPV transmission is common. In fact, as this eMedTV Web page points out, at least 50 percent of sexually active men and women acquire a genital HPV infection at some point in their lives. Detailed information on transmitting HPV is also provided.
  • HPV Treatment
    As this eMedTV page explains, treatment for HPV can include observation, electrocautery, laser treatment, and cryosurgery. This article covers the different types of treatments and the reasons for using them, such as pain relief and cosmetic reasons.
  • HPV Vaccine
    The HPV vaccine can prevent several conditions caused by the human papillomavirus. This page from the eMedTV archives also includes information on the typical dosing schedule for the vaccine, possible side effects, and what to do if you miss a dose.
  • HPV Vaccine Side Effects
    This eMedTV segment explains that there are potential HPV vaccine side effects, including dizziness, diarrhea, and reactions at the injection site. This page also highlights some of the more serious and rare side effects of the HPV vaccine.
  • HRT
    HRT (hormone replacement therapy) uses estrogen or estrogen with progestin to treat menopausal symptoms. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at the benefits and risks of using this therapy and answers common questions about the treatment.
  • Humalog
    Humalog is a rapid-acting insulin licensed to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humalog works, covers the drug's effectiveness, explains how and when to inject the medication, and lists possible side effects.
  • Humalog Insulin Information
    Are you looking for information about Humalog? This part of the eMedTV site offers some basic information on this form of insulin, including some of the side effects that may occur during treatment.
  • Human Heart
    The human heart is a hollow, muscular, fist-sized organ that pumps blood through a network of blood vessels. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at the different parts of the heart and explains how they function within the circulatory system.
  • Human Papillomavirus Vaccine
    The human papillomavirus vaccine can help prevent cervical cancer, genital warts, and precancerous lesions. This eMedTV page offers an overview of the vaccine, including a list of potential side effects and an explanation of how the vaccine works.
  • Human Parvovirus
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, parvovirus B19 is a virus that only infects humans. This Web page takes a look at the types of symptoms this virus can cause and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Human Rhinovirus
    As this eMedTV resource explains, the rhinovirus is responsible for many cases of the common cold. This article gives an overview of the rhinovirus and its effects in humans. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Humera
    This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of Humira, a drug used to treat inflammatory conditions of the joints, spine, and digestive system. This page also explains how the drug is administered. Humera is a common misspelling of Humira.
  • Humira
    Humira is a prescription drug for inflammatory conditions affecting the joints, spine, and digestive tract. This eMedTV page explains how Humira works, lists possible side effects, and describes what to tell your physician prior to taking the drug.
  • Humira Side Effects
    This eMedTV page outlines potential side effects of Humira, including nausea, infections, and reactions at the injection site. This page describes the common and rare side effects of the drug, and explains which ones need immediate medical attention.
  • Humulin N
    Available without a prescription, Humulin N is an insulin drug used for diabetes treatment. This eMedTV article describes how Humulin N works, explains how and when to use this form of insulin, and provides a list of possible side effects.
  • Humulin R
    Humulin R is an injectable medication used to treat both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humulin R works, explains how to use this form of insulin, and lists potential side effects that may occur with treatment.
  • Huntington's Disease
    Huntington's disease is a progressive brain disorder that is the result of a genetic defect. This eMedTV article provides an overview of the condition, including information about how it is inherited, the diagnostic process, treatment, and more.
  • Huntington's Disease Statistics
    According to Huntington's disease statistics, about 30,000 people in the U.S. have the condition. This eMedTV article provides statistics concerning the prevalence, inheritance, and progression of Huntington's disease.
  • Hydracodone
    Hydrocodone is a morphine-like medication often used for relieving pain. This eMedTV page covers other hydrocodone uses and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this drug. Hydracodone is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocephalus
    Hydrocephalus is a condition where extra fluid builds up in the brain and causes pressure. This part of the eMedTV Web site takes a closer look at hydrocephalus, including information on its symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and more.
  • Hydrocephalus Symptoms
    Possible symptoms of hydrocephalus include seizures, vision problems, and mental impairment. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at the hydrocephalus signs and symptoms that are seen in infants, older children, and adults.
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
    Hydrochlorothiazide is a drug that is used to treat fluid retention and high blood pressure. This eMedTV article explains how hydrochlorothiazide works and offers information on its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Hydrocod
    Hydrocodone is a narcotic often used in prescription pain relievers and cough suppressants. This eMedTV Web page explains how hydrocodone works and offers general warnings and precautions for this drug. Hydrocod is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocoddone
    Hydrocodone is a morphine-like active ingredient used in many prescription pain medications. This eMedTV resource offers general warnings for this drug and explains what side effects may occur. Hydrocoddone is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodeine
    Hydrocodone is a prescription drug approved for treating pain and relieving coughing. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of hydrocodone and explains how often the drug is generally taken. Hydrocodeine is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodene
    Hydrocodone is a morphine-like active ingredient used in many prescription pain medications. This eMedTV segment describes how hydrocodone works and lists potential side effects of the drug. Hydrocodene is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodin
    Numerous prescription pain medications contain hydrocodone, a narcotic drug. This eMedTV Web page discusses hydrocodone uses in more detail and explains how this medication works for pain relief. Hydrocodin is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodine
    Hydrocodone is a narcotic drug found in many prescription pain and cough medications. This eMedTV segment explains what forms this drug comes in and lists some of its common side effects. Hydrocodine is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodon
    Hydrocodone is a prescription narcotic medicine commonly used for relieving pain. This eMedTV resource explains how hydrocodone works and offers general dosing information for the medication. Hydrocodon is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
  • Hydrocodone
    Hydrocodone is a prescription narcotic drug commonly used as a pain reliever and cough suppressant. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works, lists some of its possible side effects, and explores the abuse potential for this drug.
  • Hydrocodone Abuse
    As a narcotic, hydrocodone has significant abuse and addiction potential. As this page from the eMedTV library explains, hydrocodone abuse is common because the drug is fairly inexpensive and not too difficult to obtain.
  • Hydrocodone Addiction
    As a narcotic, hydrocodone has significant abuse and addiction potential. This eMedTV resource explores the dangers of becoming addicted to hydrocodone, explains why addiction to this drug is so common, and lists potential signs of addiction or abuse.
  • Hydrocodone Addiction Symptoms
    Common hydrocodone addiction symptoms include secluded behavior, stealing, and lying. This article from the eMedTV Web site provides a list of other signs and symptoms that may indicate an addiction to this drug.
  • Hydrocodone and Pregnancy
    Hydrocodone may not be safe for use during pregnancy. This page on the eMedTV site offers more information on pregnancy and hydrocodone, and describes the potential problems that may occur if an unborn child is exposed to this narcotic drug.
  • Hydrocodone and Wellbutrin
    Hydrocodone may interact with antidepressants, such as Wellbutrin. As this eMedTV page explains, taking hydrocodone and Wellbutrin together may increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing.
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate
    Hydrocodone bitartrate is a narcotic drug used in many prescription pain medications. This eMedTV Web page explores the difference between hydrocodone bitartrate and hydrocodone polistirex (the other form of this narcotic ingredient).
  • Hydrocodone Dosage
    Typically, most hydrocodone products are taken every four to six hours as needed for pain. As this eMedTV page explains, the specific hydrocodone dosage that your doctor recommends will vary, depending on the product and how you respond to the drug.
  • Hydrocodone No Prescription
    Although you can buy hydrocodone with no prescription, it is illegal to do so. This part of the eMedTV site discusses the dangers of buying hydrocodone without a prescription and explains where you can buy the drug online legitimately.
  • Hydrocodone Online Prescription
    Although you can buy hydrocodone online, prescription requirements still apply. As this eMedTV page explains, you must have a hydrocodone prescription from a legitimate prescriber (someone you have a medical relationship with, such as a physician).
  • Hydrocodone Overdose
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, an overdose of hydrocodone can lead to cardiac arrest, a coma, or loss of life. This article describes the other potentially dangerous effects of an overdose and explains what steps a doctor may take to treat it.
  • Hydrocodone Side Effects
    Common side effects of hydrocodone may include nausea, lightheadedness, and constipation. This eMedTV resource lists other common side effects of this drug and explains which problems are potentially serious and require medical attention.
  • Hydrocodone Vs. Oxycodone
    Some people may wonder, "What is the difference between hydrocodone vs. oxycodone?" This eMedTV segment discusses some of the similarities and differences between the two narcotic medications and explains which drug may be more potent.
  • Hydrocodone Withdrawal Symptoms
    Potential symptoms of hydrocodone withdrawal include a runny nose, insomnia, and shakiness. This eMedTV segment lists other possible withdrawal symptoms and explains how your healthcare provider can help minimize them.
  • Hydrocodone Withdrawl
    You may experience nausea, diarrhea, or shakiness if you stop taking hydrocodone too abruptly. This eMedTV article lists other possible withdrawal symptoms for this drug. Hydrocodone withdrawl is a common misspelling of hydrocodone withdrawal.
  • Hydrocodone/APAP
    Short-term moderate to moderately severe pain can often be treated with hydrocodone/APAP. This eMedTV segment provides an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including its effects, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • HydroDIURIL
    HydroDIURIL is a drug used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention. This eMedTV page explains the uses and effects of the medicine and discusses alternatives to it (the medication is no longer manufactured).
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
    Hydrogen peroxide is a product that has long been used for cleansing wounds. However, as this eMedTV article explains, it may not be as effective as previously thought. This page gives an overview of the product's uses, safety, and side effects.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide Cancer Treatment
    Can you treat cancer by taking hydrogen peroxide? As this eMedTV page explains, taking hydrogen peroxide internally has not been shown to be effective for this use. This article also talks about the dangers associated with taking this product internally.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide Cures
    As this eMedTV segment explains, some alternative healthcare providers claim that hydrogen peroxide cures cancer and other diseases. Is it true? This article takes a look at the effectiveness of some of hydrogen peroxide's uses.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide for Earwax
    As explained in this section of the eMedTV library, there is little evidence to show that hydrogen peroxide is better at removing earwax than olive oil or other products. This page takes a closer look at using hydrogen peroxide for this purpose.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide Medical Uses
    Many people use hydrogen peroxide for medical purposes, such as cleansing wounds. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at what this substance is used for and explains why many of its uses are not endorsed by the general medical community.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide Uses
    Hydrogen peroxide is claimed to help clean wounds and provide several other benefits. This eMedTV segment offers more details on what hydrogen peroxide is used for and explains why some of the uses for this product are more legitimate than others.
  • Hydroxazine
    Hydroxyzine, an antihistamine medication, is approved to treat several conditions, including itching. This eMedTV page covers other uses for this drug and lists potential side effects to be aware of. Hydroxazine is a common misspelling of hydroxyzine.
  • Hydroxicut
    Hydroxycut is a supplement that is used as a weight-loss aid. This eMedTV page offers a brief description of the supplement and explains what to tell your doctor before taking the product. Hydroxicut is a common misspelling of Hydroxycut.
  • Hydroxychloroquine
    Hydroxychloroquine is a prescription drug used to treat malaria, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at hydroxychloroquine and its other uses, effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Hydroxycitric Acid
    Hydroxycitric acid is a substance often found in diet pills and weight loss supplements. This eMedTV Web page provides a detailed overview on the product, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Hydroxycitric Acid Tablets for Weight Loss
    If you are trying to lose weight, you may have considered taking hydroxycitric acid tablets. This eMedTV selection talks about using hydroxycitric acid for this purpose and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Hydroxycut
    Hydroxycut is a weight-loss supplement that is available without a prescription. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains which products contain Hydroxycut, describes how the supplement is said to work, and discusses its safety and effectiveness.
  • Hydroxycut Side Effects
    Due to the lack of adequate research, little is known about Hydroxycut's side effects. However, as this eMedTV article explains, possible side effects may be similar to those of stimulants and may include things such as insomnia.
  • Hydroxyzine
    Hydroxyzine is approved for many uses, such as treating itching. This eMedTV segment provides a complete overview of this prescription medication, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Hydroxyzine HCL
    As an antihistamine, hydroxyzine hydrochloride (HCl) can help relieve several conditions, including itching. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of this prescription medication, including how it works and general safety precautions.
  • Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride (HCL) Information
    This eMedTV article offers important information on hydroxyzine hydrochloride (HCl), including detail on what this antihistamine is used for, how it works, and available strengths. This page also explains why this medication is not suitable for everyone.
  • Hydroxyzine Pamoate Information
    This eMedTV page offers important information on hydroxyzine pamoate, an antihistamine used for treating conditions such as itching and anxiety. This page also explains that this drug may not be suitable for some people and lists potential side effects.
  • Hypertension
    Hypertension is the medical term for high blood pressure. This eMedTV article describes this medical condition in detail, including why blood pressure matters and associated health risks.
  • Hypertension Causes
    Some possible hypertension causes include Cushing's syndrome, hyperthyroidism, and kidney disease. This eMedTV segment lists other causes and explains how certain risk factors, like diabetes, can increase a person's chances of developing hypertension.
  • Hypertension Diet
    As this eMedTV page explains, a hypertension diet that emphasizes whole grains and fish and reduces sugars and fats can lower blood pressure by an amount similar to that seen with medication. The DASH diet is a perfect example of this eating plan.
  • Hypertension in Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV page explains, pregnancy-related hypertension is potentially serious, but it can be managed. This article also describes the different types of hypertension, causes, treatment options, and long-term effects.
  • Hypertension Medications
    Diuretics, ACE inhibitors, and beta blockers are different types of medications for hypertension. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at the several types of medications currently used to lower blood pressure.
  • Hypertension Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, research studies are focused on discovering the causes of hypertension and developing new treatment methods. This resource discusses specific areas of current research on high blood pressure.
  • Hypertension Symptoms
    Blurred vision, dizziness, headache, and nausea are possible hypertension symptoms. This portion of the eMedTV archives discusses symptoms of hypertension, and the health risk hypertension presents even when no symptoms are felt.
  • Hypertension Treatment
    This eMedTV Web page details lifestyle changes (such as losing weight and reducing salt intake) that are usually the first step in treating hypertension. The article also discusses various medications that may be included in a treatment plan.
  • Hypertension Treatments
    Treating hypertension often involves making lifestyle changes, and in some cases, taking medication. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of the treatments used to control hypertension and includes a link to learn more.
  • Hyperthyroid Symptoms
    Nervousness, mood swings, and anxiety are just a few of the possible hyperthyroid symptoms. This eMedTV selection provides a list of other potential symptoms of an overactive thyroid and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Hyperthyroidism
    When a person's thyroid hormone levels are too high, it is known as hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV selection gives an in-depth overview of this condition, with information on what causes it, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Hyperthyroidism Diet
    Good dietary habits are important for those with hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV Web page offers details on specific foods that not only nourish, but also help prevent excess weight gain during and after treatment for hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyroidism Symptoms and Signs
    Common signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism include anxiety, weight loss, and fatigue. However, as this eMedTV segment points out, not everyone with an overactive thyroid will have symptoms. This page also lists accompanying conditions.
  • Hyperthyroidism Treatment
    Antithyroid medication and surgery are two of the methods used to treat hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV resource discusses these and other treatment options for an overactive thyroid, including the factors that will determine which method is right for you.
  • Hypothroidism
    If a person's thyroid hormone levels are too low, the condition is known as hypothyroidism. This eMedTV Web article briefly explains what causes it and how it is treated. Hypothroidism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothyroidism
    Hypothyroidism occurs when a person's thyroid hormone levels are too low. This segment of the eMedTV library discusses this condition in detail, explaining how an underactive thyroid is diagnosed, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Hypothyroidism and Pregnancy
    If left untreated during pregnancy, hypothyroidism can lead to preterm birth and placental abruption. This eMedTV article stresses the importance of closely monitoring this condition before and during pregnancy, and discusses the use of screening tests.
  • Hypothyroidism Causes
    Just as there are many different types of hypothyroidism, so, too, are there many different causes. This eMedTV resource discusses hypothyroidism causes in detail, explaining the different levels, medications that can lead to the condition, and more.
  • Hypothyroidism Diet
    For people with hypothyroidism, diet is not really an issue, although you should limit certain foods. This eMedTV page lists these foods, explains why they should be eaten sparingly, and stresses the importance of a well-balanced diet.
  • Hypothyroidism Symptoms and Signs
    While a person may not have symptoms of hypothyroidism, the signs can become more obvious if left untreated. This eMedTV resource describes possible symptoms of an underactive thyroid, related medical conditions, and when treatment is vital.
  • Hypothyroidism Treatment
    Some medications used for hypothyroidism treatment include Levoxyl, Synthroid, and Unithroid. This eMedTV segment discusses when such drugs will be used for an underactive thyroid, how soon they begin working, and how a person's dosage is determined.
  • Hyzaar
    Hyzaar is a prescription medicine used to treat high blood pressure. This selection from the eMedTV archives explains how this drug works and offers detailed information on the effects, dosages, and potential side effects of Hyzaar.
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