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Lisinopril and Pregnancy - Lodine Precautions and Warnings

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Lisinopril and Pregnancy to Lodine 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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  • Lisinopril and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV page discusses a recent study on lisinopril and pregnancy, which discovered that the drug may pose more risk to fetuses or newborns than was previously thought. How the FDA rates the safety of drugs during pregnancy is also explained.
  • Lisinopril and Weight Gain
    This eMedTV segment discusses the link between lisinopril and weight gain and also explains why it is hard to determine if it is an actual side effect. The dangers of rapid weight gain and tips for combating gradual weight gain are included as well.
  • Lisinopril Blood Pressure Medicine
    As a type of blood pressure medicine, lisinopril works by relaxing the blood vessels. This page of the eMedTV Web site further discusses lisinopril, including how the medication works and information on the effectiveness of this medication.
  • Lisinopril Cough
    Some people taking lisinopril may experience a dry cough that doesn't go away. But as this eMedTV Web page explains, there's no way to know if and when a lisinopril cough will occur. This page describes how common this cough is and what causes it.
  • Lisinopril Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use lisinopril if you have certain medical conditions (such as diabetes). This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential dangers of lisinopril to be aware of before starting treatment with this medication.
  • Lisinopril Dosage
    This eMedTV article describes lisinopril dosage guidelines for people with congestive heart failure (5 mg a day) and high blood pressure (10 mg a day). The dose following a heart attack and tips for taking the drug are also provided.
  • Lisinopril Drug Interactions
    NSAIDs and lithium are among the drugs that can potentially interact with lisinopril. This eMedTV Web page explains how these reactions with lisinopril can change how the body metabolizes the drugs and alter the levels of some medications in the blood.
  • Lisinopril for Children
    As this eMedTV segment explains, lisinopril is approved to treat certain heart and blood vessel conditions in adults and children. Lisinopril is safe to use in children (age six and older) who have high blood pressure.
  • Lisinopril for Congestive Heart Failure
    This eMedTV page explains that when congestive heart failure is treated with lisinopril, the medication works by relaxing the blood vessels and improving the efficiency of the heart. This page also offers a link to more detailed information on the drug.
  • Lisinopril Medication
    A prescription medication, lisinopril is used in the treatment of several heart and blood vessel conditions. This eMedTV resource covers its use for high blood pressure, CHF, and more and lists some basic dosing guidelines to keep in mind.
  • Lisinopril Medication Information
    This eMedTV page offers information on lisinopril, a medication used for treating several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This page also explains why lisinopril may not be suitable for some people and lists possible side effects.
  • Lisinopril Medicine
    As this eMedTV page explains, lisinopril is a medicine used to treat hypertension and heart failure, among other conditions. This article covers the drug's uses and how it works, and also offers links to articles on the different brands of lisinopril.
  • Lisinopril Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, oral lisinopril tablets may be prescribed to treat several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This page also describes how lisinopril works, possible side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Lisinopril Overdose
    If you take too much lisinopril, seek medical attention immediately. This eMedTV Web page lists symptoms of a lisinopril overdose (such as kidney failure and extremely low blood pressure) and treatment options (such as fluids through an IV).
  • Lisinopril Problems
    Some of the potential problems with lisinopril may include headaches, impotence, and diarrhea. This eMedTV page covers other problems you may have with this drug, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Lisinopril Risks
    Some of the potential risks with using lisinopril may include headaches, diarrhea, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web resource describes other risks of this drug, including potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Lisinopril Sexual Side Effects
    As this eMedTV article explains, a decreased sex drive and erectile dysfunction are reported only rarely with lisinopril. However, you should talk to your healthcare provider if, during treatment with lisinopril, sexual side effects become a problem.
  • Lisinopril Side Affects
    This eMedTV page lists common side effects of lisinopril (like vomiting and diarrhea) and side effects to report to your doctor right away (such as itching). Lisinopril side affects is a common misspelling and variation of side effects of lisinopril.
  • Lisinopril Strengths
    Lisinopril is available in the form of a tablet and comes in six strengths. This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides a list of the available strengths of lisinopril and discusses the factors that may affect your dosage of the medication.
  • Lisinopril Tablets
    Available as a tablet, lisinopril is a drug used to treat several heart or blood vessel conditions. This eMedTV page offers more detail on lisinopril, including how the medication works, potential side effects, and available strengths.
  • Lisinopril Warnings and Precautions
    Diabetes and scleroderma are among the conditions to tell your doctor about before taking lisinopril. This eMedTV page lists other lisinopril warnings and precautions, such as the risk of liver failure or a cough in some people taking the drug.
  • Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide
    Lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is a drug that is prescribed for controlling high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV page provides an overview of lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide, including information about some of its side effects.
  • Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide Dosage
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide dosage for treating high blood pressure often starts at 10 mg/12.5 mg or 20 mg/12.5 mg. This article contains guidelines concerning when and how to take the medication.
  • Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide Drug
    If you have high blood pressure, your doctor may recommend a drug called lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of this prescription product and includes a link to more information.
  • Lisinpril
    Lisinopril is a drug licensed to treat several heart and blood vessel conditions. This eMedTV page discusses how lisinopril works and explains what to tell your doctor before starting the drug. Lisinpril is a common misspelling of lisinopril.
  • Lisonipril
    This eMedTV page describes lisinopril, a drug used to treat several heart and blood vessel conditions. This article discusses how lisinopril works, dosing tips, and what to do if you overdose. Lisonipril is a common misspelling of lisinopril.
  • Lisonopril
    Lisinopril is a prescription medicine approved to treat several heart and blood vessel conditions. This eMedTV article offers a brief overview of precautions and possible side effects of lisinopril. Lisonopril is a common misspelling of lisinopril.
  • List of All Statin Drugs
    Statins are commonly used to treat high cholesterol and prevent related health conditions. This eMedTV segment provides a complete list of all statin drugs that are available in the United States at this time and offers links to specific information.
  • List of Antidepressants
    As this selection from the eMedTV Web site explains, there are currently numerous antidepressants to choose from. This article provides an alphabetized list of antidepressants by generic name, as well as a list categorized by type.
  • List of Beta Blockers
    This eMedTV article provides a complete list of the various types of beta blockers that are available. This list also categorizes the medications into different groups and explains how these various groups affect different parts of the body.
  • List of Birth Control Pills
    Several different birth control pills are available today. This portion of the eMedTV Web site provides a list of birth control pills that are currently available on the market. However, it does not include pills that are no longer manufactured.
  • List of Controlled Substances
    This selection from the eMedTV library discusses where to find lists of controlled substances, including the "official" source. It provides examples of such drugs, explains how to use these lists, and includes sources of information on the Web.
  • List of COPD Medications
    This eMedTV Web resource explains that bronchodilators, steroids, antibiotics, and immunizations are all possible forms of COPD treatment. This page provides a list of medications for COPD and also offers a link to more detailed information.
  • List of Diabetic Medication
    Diabetic medication includes oral diabetes medications, insulin, and other injectable medications. This eMedTV Web page contains a list of diabetic medication broken down by category and class of medicine, including brand-name drugs.
  • List of Food That Lowers Cholesterol
    Certain foods can specifically help people following a heart-healthy diet. This portion of the eMedTV archives provides a list of food that lowers cholesterol, including those containing soluble fiber, such as apples, oatmeal, and kidney beans.
  • List of Foods That Cause Gout
    This selection from the eMedTV library provides a partial list of foods that can cause gout. This article also reminds readers that these foods are not causes of gout, per se, and that other factors play a role in the likelihood of an attack occurring.
  • More About List of NSAIDs
    This eMedTV article provides a list of NSAIDs that may be prescribed or purchased over-the-counter. This page also lists some specific uses for NSAIDs, such as treating arthritis symptoms, painful menstrual periods, or pain following a procedure.
  • Litheum
    This page on the eMedTV Web site gives an overview of lithium, a prescription drug used to treat bipolar disorder. This page describes how it works, tips on taking the drug, and dosing information. Litheum is a common misspelling of lithium.
  • Lithiam
    This eMedTV resource offers an overview of lithium, a prescription medication used to treat bipolar disorder. This page also covers some general precautions to be aware of before using the medication. Lithiam is a common misspelling of lithium.
  • Lithium
    Lithium is a prescription drug approved to help control symptoms of bipolar disorder. This page on the eMedTV Web site provides a detailed overview of the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Lithium 150 mg
    Lithium comes in several strengths and forms; lithium 150 mg capsules are the lowest available strength. This eMedTV resource lists the other available strengths and offers dosing guidelines for the treatment of acute mania and maintenance treatment.
  • Lithium 300 mg
    Lithium comes in various forms and strengths, such as lithium 300 mg capsules. This eMedTV resource lists other available lithium strengths and provides dosing guidelines for the treatment of acute mania.
  • Lithium 450 mg
    There are currently two strengths available for extended-release lithium: 450 mg and 300 mg tablets. This eMedTV article provides dosing guidelines for the treatment of acute mania and for maintenance treatment (to prevent future bipolar symptoms).
  • Lithium 600 mg
    The recommended starting lithium dosage for treating acute mania is lithium 600 mg three times daily. This eMedTV Web page explains how dosing works for extended-release lithium tablets and offers dosing guidelines for maintenance treatment.
  • Lithium and Breastfeeding
    Because lithium passes through breast milk, it may not be safe to take the drug when breastfeeding. This eMedTV page explains what to do if you are taking lithium and breastfeeding at the same time, including what to watch for in your nursing child.
  • Lithium and Dry Mouth
    There are several side effects of lithium, and dry mouth appears to be one of them. This page of the eMedTV library offers some suggestions that may offer relief, such as sipping water or sugarless drinks often and avoiding caffeine and alcohol.
  • Lithium and Hair Loss
    Hair loss is a possible side effect of lithium. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains why it's difficult to determine if hair loss is due to lithium or other factors and describes what to do if you are taking lithium and hair loss occurs.
  • Lithium and Pregnancy
    It is generally considered unsafe to take lithium during pregnancy. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains how animal and human studies on lithium and pregnancy showed that the drug increases the risk of birth defects (specifically heart defects).
  • Lithium Capsules
    There are currently four different forms of lithium: capsules, tablets, extended-release tablets, and syrup. This eMedTV page offers general dosing information for lithium and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this drug.
  • Lithium Carbonate Drug Information
    People with bipolar disorder may benefit from taking a prescription drug called lithium carbonate. This eMedTV page tells you what you need to know about this product, including safety warnings and the specific type of bipolar episode it can treat.
  • Lithium Dangers
    People taking lithium who have kidney disease or heart disease are at a high risk for lithium toxicity. This eMedTV segment explores other potential lithium dangers and lists common signs and symptoms that may indicate lithium toxicity.
  • Lithium Dosage
    The recommended starting lithium dosage will depend on several factors, which this eMedTV article describes. This page also provides the typical starting dosages for acute mania and maintenance treatment, as well as tips for taking the medication.
  • Lithium Drug Information
    Lithium is a prescription drug approved to control symptoms of bipolar disorder and help prevent relapses. This eMedTV segment contains more lithium drug information and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this medication.
  • Lithium Drug Interactions
    Drug interactions can occur when lithium is combined with other medicines, such as diuretics and ARBs. This eMedTV segment lists other medicines that can cause lithium drug interactions and explains the negative consequences that may result.
  • Lithium Drug Side Effects
    Most side effects of the drug lithium are actually signs of lithium toxicity. This segment from the eMedTV site lists some of the signs of mild to moderate toxicity and explains how your doctor may diagnose and treat this potentially serious problem.
  • Lithium for Bipolar Disorder
    Many healthcare providers will prescribe the drug lithium for bipolar disorder, to treat manic episodes. This eMedTV article explores how lithium works to control symptoms of bipolar disorder and discusses the use of this medication in children.
  • Lithium Indications
    Lithium is a prescription medicine used for treating symptoms of bipolar disorder and preventing relapses. This eMedTV segment discusses lithium indications in more detail and includes a list of possible off-label uses for this medication.
  • Lithium Medication
    This eMedTV article talks about lithium, a medication that is used to treat bipolar disorder and to prevent manic episodes. This page explores how lithium may work, describes the effects of this medicine, and offers general warnings and precautions.
  • Lithium Medicine
    As explained in the eMedTV segment, lithium is a medicine approved for treating bipolar disorder (manic episodes, in particular). This article explores the other effects of lithium and discusses the use of this medicine in children.
  • Lithium Oral
    As this eMedTV article explains, lithium is an oral medication commonly used for the treatment of bipolar disorder. This resource offers general dosing information for lithium, explains how the drug works, and lists potential side effects.
  • Lithium Overdose
    If too much lithium is taken, vomiting, blurred vision, or seizures may result. This eMedTV Web page provides additional symptoms of a lithium overdose and explains how an overdose may be treated (such as with dialysis or pumping the stomach).
  • Lithium Pill Information
    If you have bipolar disorder, your doctor may prescribe lithium to help treat manic episodes. This eMedTV health channel provides more lithium pill information, including important warnings and precautions for the prescription medication.
  • Lithium Risks
    It is possible to develop lithium toxicity while taking lithium medications. This section of the eMedTV library explores other lithium risks and also explains what side effects may occur with this drug (and which ones are signs of lithium toxicity).
  • Lithium Safety
    You should talk to your doctor before taking lithium if you have heart disease or liver disease. This eMedTV article contains more lithium safety information, including warnings and precautions concerning the drug and a list of potential side effects.
  • Lithium Side Affects
    Common side effects of lithium include coordination problems, blurred vision, and shakiness. This eMedTV page explains how side effects of the drug usually indicate lithium toxicity. Lithium side affects is a common misspelling of lithium side effects.
  • Lithium Side Effects
    Contact your doctor if you have side effects while taking lithium -- side effects could indicate toxicity. This eMedTV article offers a list of possible side effects and explains what your healthcare provider will do if they occur.
  • Lithium Substitute
    You may want to consider a lithium substitute if you experience any side effects while using this drug. As this eMedTV page explains, medications that are commonly used for treating bipolar disorder include other "mood-stabilizers" and antipsychotics.
  • Lithium Tablets
    There are several different forms of lithium: tablets, capsules, extended-release tablets, and a syrup. This eMedTV article explains what lithium products are used for, describes how the drug works, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Lithium Toxicity
    Toxicity is common in people taking lithium because the effective dose is close to the toxic dose. This eMedTV resource explains how lithium toxicity is determined and describes some symptoms to watch out for.
  • Lithium Uses Review
    Although it is not a cure for bipolar disorder, lithium can help control the symptoms of the condition. This eMedTV resource provides detailed information on how the drug works, its use in children, and a list of several off-label uses for lithium.
  • Lithium Warnings and Precautions
    This eMedTV Web page describes several lithium warnings and precautions people should be aware of prior to taking it. This page explains what to tell your doctor before starting lithium and provides a list of those who should avoid the drug.
  • Lithobid
    Lithobid is a medicine that can be prescribed to treat bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression). This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of the drug, explaining how it works, potential side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Lithobid Drug Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Lithobid is a medication approved to treat bipolar disorder. This Web page takes a closer look at this drug, with information on side effects, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more.
  • Lithuim
    Lithium is approved for treating bipolar disorder and works by affecting certain brain chemicals. This eMedTV resource describes lithium in more detail and offers general precautions for taking the drug. Lithuim is a common misspelling of lithium.
  • Lithuim Carbonate
    Lithium is often prescribed to treat bipolar disorder. This portion of the eMedTV library explores some potential side effects of the drug and offers general dosing information. Lithuim carbonate is a common misspelling and variation of lithium.
  • Lithum
    Lithium is a prescription drug that is used to treat bipolar disorder. This eMedTV page offers an overview of how the drug works and possible side effects. It also provides a link to more information. Lithum is a common misspelling of lithium.
  • Livalo
    Livalo is a medicine prescribed to treat high cholesterol (in combination with a low-cholesterol diet). This eMedTV Web page discusses this medication in more detail, including potential side effects, dosing guidelines, available strengths, and more.
  • Livalo and Breastfeeding
    The manufacturer of Livalo (pitavastatin) advises that women should not take this drug while nursing. This eMedTV page further discusses the possible risks of using Livalo while breastfeeding, including whether this drug passes through breast milk.
  • Livalo and Muscle Pain
    Contact your healthcare provider immediately if you are taking Livalo and you experience muscle pain. This eMedTV page warns that muscle tenderness or weakness can signify a serious muscle problem in some people taking Livalo.
  • Livalo and Pregnancy
    As this part of the eMedTV Web library explains, there is little benefit -- but a very real risk of problems -- for pregnant women taking Livalo (pitavastatin). This article also explains why this medication is classified as a pregnancy Category X drug.
  • Livalo Cholestrol Medicine
    Livalo is a prescription drug approved to treat high cholesterol. This eMedTV segment discusses how Livalo works, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects. Livalo cholestrol medicine is a common misspelling of Livalo cholesterol medicine.
  • Livalo Dosage
    The starting dose of Livalo for most people with high cholesterol is 2 mg a day. As this eMedTV page explains, dosing guidelines for this medicine will vary based on several factors, such as your cholesterol goals and other medical problems you may have.
  • Livalo Drug Interactions
    Niacin, warfarin, statins, and other drugs can all cause problems when taken with Livalo. This eMedTV page describes how drug interactions with Livalo can increase your risk for potentially serious problems, such as myopathy or rhabdomyolysis.
  • Livalo Medication Information
    Livalo is a medicine prescribed to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This eMedTV Web selection provides important information on Livalo, including how to take this medication, possible side effects, and details on how the drug works.
  • Livalo Overdose
    If you take too much Livalo (pitavastatin), seek immediate medical attention. This eMedTV Web page describes what a person might experience after overdosing on this medication, as well as the treatment options that are available.
  • Livalo Side Effects
    Back pain, muscle pain, and constipation are among the most common Livalo side effects. As this eMedTV page explains, there are also more serious reactions that may occur, such as liver problems and allergic reactions, which require prompt medical care.
  • Livalo Statin
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Livalo is a statin medication prescribed to lower cholesterol levels. This article further discusses how this drug works to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides, and provides a link to more information.
  • Livalo Tablets
    As this eMedTV article explains, Livalo is a medication prescribed to treat high cholesterol. This page offers more details on Livalo tablets, including how this medication works and potential side effects. A link to more information is also included.
  • Livalo Uses
    As this eMedTV Web segment explains, Livalo is used to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides in adults age 18 years old and older. This page also discusses how this prescription medication works and whether it is safe for use in older adults.
  • Livalo Warnings and Precautions
    Some precautions and warnings for Livalo listed in this eMedTV article include possible drug interactions and whether it is safe to take the medication while pregnant or nursing. This page further discusses who may not be able to safely take this drug.
  • Liver Anatomy
    Because the liver does so many important things for your body, you can't live without one. This video clip offers an overview of what your liver does.
  • Liver Biopsy
    As this video clip explains, a liver biopsy is a procedure in which a small piece of tissue is removed from your liver, and then studied under a microscope to check for signs of liver inflammation and damage.
  • Liver Biopsy
    As this video clip explains, a liver biopsy is a procedure in which a small piece of tissue is removed from your liver, and then studied under a microscope to check for signs of liver inflammation and damage.
  • Liver Biopsy
    As this video clip explains, a liver biopsy is a procedure in which a small piece of tissue is removed from your liver, and then studied under a microscope to check for signs of liver inflammation and damage.
  • Liver Cancer
    Cancer that begins in the liver is known as primary liver cancer. This eMedTV article offers an overview of liver cancer, including information about its risk factors, its symptoms, and treatment options for the disease.
  • Liver Cancer Chemotherapy
    As discussed on this eMedTV page, chemotherapy (treatment using anticancer drugs) may be used to treat liver cancer. This article offers more details on chemotherapy treatment, including information on how it's given and side effects that may occur.
  • Liver Cancer Diagnosis
    The process of diagnosing liver cancer may involve a physical exam and certain tests, such as blood tests. This eMedTV resource describes the steps involved in diagnosing this type of cancer and discusses the tests used to diagnose the disease.
  • Liver Cancer Pain
    In some cases, pain associated with liver cancer may be managed with medications. This eMedTV article discusses a number of methods for relieving pain resulting from this type of cancer, including radiation therapy and nerve blocks.
  • Liver Cancer Prognosis
    A liver cancer prognosis is a prediction concerning the course and outcome of the disease. This eMedTV resource outlines some of the factors that affect the prognosis for a person with liver cancer and provides statistics (such as survival rates).
  • Liver Cancer Research
    Some of the liver cancer treatments being studied right now include biological and hyperthermia therapies. This eMedTV segment looks at the current areas of focus in liver cancer research and explains the benefits of participating in clinical trials.
  • Liver Cancer Statistics
    Based on liver cancer statistics, an estimated 18,510 Americans will be diagnosed with the disease in 2006. This eMedTV article contains a variety of statistics concerning liver cancer, including survival rates and age-at-diagnosis figures.
  • Liver Cancer Support
    As this eMedTV segment explains, support groups can help those coping with liver cancer. This article looks at these groups and other potential sources of support (such as social workers) for people with this type of cancer.
  • Liver Cancer Survival Rates
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, liver cancer survival rates refer to the percentage of people who survive for a certain time after their diagnosis. This article provides five-year survival rates for liver cancer, including overall rates.
  • Liver Cancer Symptoms
    In people with liver cancer, symptoms may include such things as jaundice, abdominal pain, and weight loss. This eMedTV Web page describes symptoms of liver cancer, which usually do not develop in the early stages of the disease.
  • Liver Cancer Treatment
    For people with liver cancer, treatment options may include surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy. This eMedTV article describes these and other types of treatment options in detail, including expected results and links to more information.
  • Liver Cancer Treatments
    Many treatment options, such as surgery and chemotherapy, are available for liver cancer. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of treating this condition and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Liver Donation
    Liver donation is a two-step process that involves a complete medical evaluation before the actual surgery. This eMedTV Web page explains the process, including a description of the medical evaluation and things to consider before donating.
  • Liver Problems With Simvastatin
    Hepatitis, jaundice, or cirrhosis are all liver problems that can occur with simvastatin. This eMedTV article explains the link between liver problems and simvastatin, and lists possible symptoms that should be reported to your healthcare provider.
  • Livetra
    Levitra is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). This portion of the eMedTV archives covers common Levitra side effects, how the drug works, and generic Levitra. Livetra is a common misspelling of Levitra.
  • Living With Anorexia
    As explained in this eMedTV page, when someone is living with anorexia, it's important to seek treatment in order to reduce the risk of potentially serious problems. An overview of anorexia is included in this article, as is a link to more information.
  • Living With COPD
    This eMedTV Web page offers tips and suggestions for living with COPD, such as making a few lifestyle and environmental changes. Living with the disease may be difficult, but by implementing some of these tips, you may be able to better manage your COPD.
  • Living With Crohn's Disease
    Lifestyle changes (such as reducing stress) can make Crohn's disease easier to live with. This eMedTV Web page contains suggestions for those dealing with Crohn's disease, such as quitting the use of tobacco products and following a healthy diet.
  • Living with Cystic Fibrosis
    As this eMedTV article explains, people with cystic fibrosis should learn as much as they can about living with the disease and learning how to manage it. This page offers tips on self-care, such as eating a healthy diet and avoiding tobacco smoke.
  • Living With Diabetes
    Proper self-care is an important part of living with diabetes. This page from the eMedTV Web site offers a brief description of managing diabetes and includes a link to more detailed information on the topic.
  • Living With Down Syndrome
    Regular checkups are an important part of living with Down syndrome. This eMedTV selection provides details on the goals of Down syndrome treatment and includes a link to more information on this topic.
  • Living With Epilepsy
    While many people with epilepsy appear to lead normal lives, living with the condition can be challenging. This eMedTV segment explores some of the common problems, such as driving restrictions, faced by people living with this condition.
  • Living With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
    A person living with fetal alcohol syndrome may sometimes require assistance from family and professionals. This eMedTV segment offers tips on living with this disorder, including how to acquire independent living and housing information.
  • Living With Hemophilia
    Sources of support are available for those living with hemophilia, which can be challenging. This eMedTV Web page explains how hemophilia treatment centers can help people with the disease and their families cope with this condition.
  • Living With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    As this eMedTV Web page discusses, some of the ways to relieve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) include stress reduction and dietary changes. This article takes an in-depth look at living with IBS, listing specific ways to cope.
  • Living With Leukemia
    Support groups, social workers, and counselors can provide support to people living with leukemia. This eMedTV segment suggests sources of support that may help people with leukemia cope with the practical and emotional aspects of the disease.
  • Living With Lung Cancer
    This eMedTV resource discusses the challenges inherent in living with lung cancer and provides information about places to seek support. It also discusses the areas this encompasses, such as medical treatment and emotional and psychological support.
  • Living With Marfan Syndrome
    As this eMedTV page explains, Marfan syndrome can definitely add stress to your life, but with appropriate medical care, accurate information, and social support, life can be made easier. This article provides an overview of coping with Marfan syndrome.
  • Living With Multiple Sclerosis
    If you have multiple sclerosis, you know that living with this condition can be a challenge. However, as this eMedTV article explains, many options are available to improve symptoms and keep the immune system in check. This Web page takes a closer look.
  • Living With Sarcoidosis
    If you have sarcoidosis, regular follow-up care is an important part of living with your condition. This eMedTV article provides detailed information on support groups, specialists, medications, and other considerations for those with sarcoidosis.
  • Liviquin
    Levaquin is used to treat bacterial infections and to prevent certain infections. This eMedTV article describes this antibiotic in more detail and explains how Levaquin dosing is determined. Liviquin is a common misspelling of Levaquin.
  • Livitra
    This eMedTV page gives an overview of Levitra, a prescription drug used for treating erectile dysfunction (impotence). This page covers the medicine's effects, how and when to take it, and how long it works. Livitra is a common misspelling of Levitra.
  • Lo Estrin Fe
    Loestrin Fe is a prescription birth control pill. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers a brief description of Loestrin Fe and explains what to tell your doctor before using this contraceptive. Lo Estrin Fe is a common misspelling of Loestrin Fe.
  • Lo Loestrin Fe
    Available by prescription only, Lo Loestrin Fe is a type of birth control pill (oral contraceptive). This eMedTV article offers an overview of this product, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Lo/Ovral
    Lo/Ovral is a common type of oral contraceptive that is available by prescription only. This eMedTV Web page describes this product in more detail, explains how it works, and offers general dosing information for this form of birth control.
  • Lo/Ovral Birth Control Pills
    As this part of the eMedTV site explains, Lo/Ovral is a drug used to prevent pregnancy. This Web page briefly discusses this birth control pill, with details on how to take it, what to expect, and why Lo/Ovral may not be the best choice for everyone.
  • Lobectomy
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