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Lunesta Side Effects - Malaria

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Lunesta Side Effects to Malaria. 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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  • Lunesta Side Effects
    Headache, drowsiness, and dry mouth are a few common Lunesta side effects. This eMedTV page also lists rare side effects, such as hair loss or weight gain, and more serious problems that are sometimes seen in people taking Lunesta.
  • Lunesta Withdrawal
    If you abruptly stop using Lunesta, withdrawal symptoms (such as nausea or fatigue) may occur. This page on the eMedTV Web site lists other possible withdrawal symptoms and explains how your healthcare provider can help you avoid them.
  • Lung Anatomy
    This eMedTV article talks about the anatomy of the lung, explaining how a slice of normal lung looks similar to a pink sponge filled with tiny bubbles or holes. This page describes the lung in more detail and also includes information on COPD.
  • Lung Cancer
    Lung cancer is a disease in which uncontrolled abnormal cell growth begins in the lungs. This eMedTV article offers an overview of lung cancer, including information about causes, types, and symptoms of the disease.
  • Lung Cancer Causes
    Think you know what causes lung cancer? You may not know the complete story! This eMedTV resource lists the things that can lead to lung cancer that have nothing to do with tobacco use, with a link to a full-length article on this topic.
  • Lung Cancer Chemotherapy
    One of the common treatments for lung cancer, chemotherapy uses drugs to halt the growth of the cancer. This eMedTV article explains this standard treatment for lung cancer and includes information about possible side effects of chemotherapy.
  • Lung Cancer Diagnosis
    To diagnose lung cancer, the doctor will ask questions, conduct a physical exam, and order certain tests. This eMedTV Web page describes tests and procedures, such as sputum cytology, that may be used to reach a diagnosis.
  • Lung Cancer Information
    This segment of the eMedTV archives presents some basic information on lung cancer. It covers known causes, common symptoms, and treatment options. There is also a link to a full-length article with even more information on the disease.
  • Lung Cancer Pain
    In many cases, pain from lung cancer can be managed with medications, alternative treatments, or both. This eMedTV resource examines options for reducing or relieving the pain caused by the cancer itself or treatment for the disease.
  • Lung Cancer Prevention
    Preventing lung cancer involves eliminating or reducing the risk factors for the disease, such as cigarette smoking. This eMedTV resource discusses lung cancer prevention strategies and offers information about quitting smoking.
  • Lung Cancer Prognosis
    A lung cancer prognosis is an informed medical opinion about the outcome of the disease in a patient. This eMedTV resource explains the factors (such as the stage and type of lung cancer) that affect a patient's prognosis.
  • Lung Cancer Radiation
    As this eMedTV page explains, one of the treatments for lung cancer is radiotherapy (high-energy rays used to kill the cancer cells). This article discusses radiation therapy and lung cancer, and includes information about side effects of such treatment.
  • Lung Cancer Research
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, research on lung cancer is being conducted to study the effectiveness of using biological therapy to treat the disease. This article also discusses other research being done to improve how the disease is treated.
  • Lung Cancer Screening
    As this eMedTV page explains, lung cancer screening is used to detect cancer before symptoms develop. This article explains the benefits and risks associated with screening, which is normally done with chest x-rays or a procedure known as sputum cytology.
  • Lung Cancer Stages
    The different stages of lung cancer are used to measure if a cancer has spread, and if so, how far. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at small and non-small lung cancer stages, and includes detailed definitions.
  • Lung Cancer Staging
    By determining the stage of lung cancer, a doctor can learn whether the cancer has spread, and if so, where. This eMedTV article explains tests used in this process, such as CT scan and MRI, and offers links to additional information.
  • Lung Cancer Statistics
    As this eMedTV article explains, in 2002, 90,121 men and 67,509 women died from lung cancer in the United States. This resource provides lung cancer statistics on death rates, race and ethnicity, and comparisons to other leading causes of death.
  • Lung Cancer Support
    As this eMedTV page explains, support groups can provide help to those living with lung cancer. This resource explains the benefits of these support groups and identifies other potential sources of support for people who have this condition.
  • Lung Cancer Surgery
    As this eMedTV segment explains, types of surgery used to treat lung cancer include segmental or wedge resection, lobectomy, and pneumonectomy. This article defines each of these types and also looks at the possible complications.
  • Lung Cancer Survival Rate
    As explained in this eMedTV article, the lung cancer survival rate refers to the percentage of people who survive for a certain time period after diagnosis. For 1995-2002, the overall 5-year relative survival rate for lung cancer was 15 percent.
  • Lung Cancer Symptoms
    Loss of appetite, fatigue, and a cough that doesn't go away are some of the symptoms of lung cancer. This eMedTV resource takes a look at lung cancer symptoms and explains how not everyone with the disease will have symptoms at the time of diagnosis.
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
    Types of treatment for lung cancer can include surgery, chemotherapy, photodynamic therapy, and radiation therapy. This eMedTV segment discusses various aspects of lung cancer treatment, including second opinions, side effects, and nutrition.
  • Lung Cancer Treatment Options
    This eMedTV Web page takes a look at the different options for lung cancer treatment. It lists the factors that can affect your plan and encourages you to take an active part in the process, even going so far as to get a second opinion.
  • Lung Cancer Treatments
    As this eMedTV article explains, several treatments for lung cancer are available, from surgery to radiation therapy. This page takes a closer look at this topic, covering factors that affect your plan and the importance of good nutrition and follow-up.
  • Lung Canser
    As this eMedTV segment explains, lung cancer (a condition often associated with tobacco use) is the result of abnormal cell growth in the lungs. This page offers a brief overview of the disease. Lung canser is a common misspelling of lung cancer.
  • Lung Lobectomy
    A lung lobectomy is a procedure used to remove a cancerous lobe from the lung. As this eMedTV page explains, some lymph nodes may also be removed during this surgery. This article offers a detailed description of this procedure from start to finish.
  • Lung Sarcoidosis
    Lung sarcoidosis is characterized by the formation of tiny lumps of cells (granulomas) in the lungs. As this eMedTV article explains, this condition is not a form of cancer. This portion of the Web site provides an overview of lung sarcoidosis.
  • Lupren
    Lupron is a medicine licensed to treat prostate cancer symptoms and puberty that has started too early. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more information. Lupren is a common misspelling of Lupron.
  • Luprin
    Lupron is a medicine used for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer and precocious puberty. This eMedTV article explains how this drug works, covers some dosing information, and lists possible side effects. Luprin is a common misspelling of Lupron.
  • Lupron
    Available by prescription only, Lupron is used to treat advanced prostate cancer and precocious puberty. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this medicine, including specific uses, how it works, how to administer it, safety precautions, and more.
  • Lupron Dangers
    As this eMedTV article discusses, some of the potential dangers of Lupron include an increased risk for developing diabetes or osteoporosis. This page describes other reactions this drug may cause and why it may not be the best choice for some people.
  • Lupron Depot
    Lupron Depot is used for several different conditions and mimics a naturally occurring hormone in the body. This eMedTV segment takes a detailed look at this drug, with information on the specific conditions it treats, dosing, side effects, and more.
  • Lupron Depot Injections
    This page of the eMedTV archives presents some basic information on when and how to receive injections of Lupron Depot. It also explains conditions in which the drug will be ineffective and includes a link to a full-length article on this product.
  • Lupron Depot Side Effects
    This eMedTV article explains that in clinical studies, common Lupron Depot side effects included injection site reactions, headaches, and mood swings. This segment lists side effects reported in both adults and children, including serious reactions.
  • Lupron Depot Treatment for Breast Cancer
    This eMedTV page lists the conditions that Lupron Depot is licensed to treat and explains how it works. It also explains that Lupron Depot can treat breast cancer; however, this is an "off-label" use. A link to more information is included as well.
  • Lupron Injection
    Lupron is a medicine available by prescription and used in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. This eMedTV article describes other possible uses for Lupron injections, with details on how this medicine is administered and possible side effects.
  • Lupron Side Effects
    Insomnia, headaches, and lack of energy are some of the possible side effects of Lupron. This eMedTV resource offers a detailed list of other possible problems this medication may cause, including some of the serious complications that may occur.
  • Lupron Therapy for Young Girl
    When used in young girls, Lupron therapy can help stop puberty that begins too early. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains how this prescription medicine works to delay puberty and provides a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • Lupron Treatment for Prostate Cancer
    As this eMedTV page explains, using Lupron for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer can help relieve the associated symptoms. This article explains how this drug works to slow down the growth of cancer cells and links to more information.
  • Luprone
    As this eMedTV resource discusses, prostate cancer symptoms and precocious puberty may be treated with Lupron. This article offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more details. Luprone is a common misspelling of Lupron.
  • Lurasidone
    Lurasidone is an antipsychotic drug used for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar depression. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at this medication, with details on how to take it, what to discuss with your doctor, and more.
  • Lutein
    Lutein is a type of naturally occurring pigment that may help treat or prevent eye disorders. This eMedTV Web resource discusses the claimed benefits of lutein supplements, explains how they may work, and explores their safety and effectiveness.
  • Lutein and Macular Degeneration
    If you have macular degeneration, lutein supplementation may be beneficial. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at this topic, including information on how this substance may help reduce symptoms of macular degeneration.
  • Lutein Dosage
    When using lutein for eye health, the dosage ranges from 6 mg to 10 mg daily. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses reasonable lutein dosing guidelines and offers general warnings and precautions for those using this product.
  • Lutein for Vision
    This eMedTV article explains that studies on lutein and vision problems have shown that this substance may be effective for preventing and treating several eye conditions, such as macular degeneration. This page also includes a link to more information.
  • Lutein Side Effects
    At this time, no documented lutein side effects have been reported. As this eMedTV page explains, this does not mean that adverse reactions are not possible; however, given how prevalent the product now is, side effects are not expected to be found.
  • Lutein Treatment for Macular Degeneration
    Lutein may help reduce your risk of developing age-related macular degeneration. This page from the eMedTV Web library also discusses how lutein treatment for macular degeneration has been shown to help reduce the symptoms of this disease.
  • Lutera
    Lutera is a generic version of Alesse, a prescription birth control pill. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of Lutera, including information on how it works, general dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Lutien
    Lutein, a type of pigment, can be used to help treat various eye problems, such as cataracts. This eMedTV resource offers a brief overview of this product, with a link to more in-depth information. Lutien is a common misspelling of lutein.
  • Lutine
    Lutein is a type of naturally occurring pigment that may help with vision problems. This eMedTV Web page further explores this supplement, with information on its possible benefits and some general precautions. Lutine is a common misspelling of lutein.
  • Luvox
    Luvox is a prescription medicine that is used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). This eMedTV article explains how Luvox affects a certain chemical in the brain, highlights potential side effects, and offers tips on taking the medication.
  • Luvox CR
    Luvox CR is a prescription medicine used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works, offers dosing information, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Luvox for OCD
    As this eMedTV article explains, doctors prescribe Luvox for OCD because of its effect on a certain chemical within the brain. This page addresses this in more detail, with info on who can take this drug and possible off-label uses.
  • Luvox Side Effects
    Some of the most common side effects of Luvox include insomnia, drowsiness, and nausea. This eMedTV segment also lists some serious side effects that you should report to your doctor, such as hallucinations and difficulty sleeping.
  • Luxiq
    As a topical steroid, Luxiq helps treat scalp irritation and itching due to psoriasis or other conditions. This eMedTV article gives a complete overview of this skin medication, including details on how to use it, side effects, and more.
  • Luxpro
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Lexapro to treat depression or generalized anxiety disorder. This eMedTV segment highlights possible side effects and offers some general precautions for the medication. Luxpro is a common misspelling of Lexapro.
  • Lybrel
    Lybrel is an oral contraceptive that allows women to not have any menstrual periods at all. This eMedTV article provides an overview on Lybrel, including information on how the contraceptive works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Lybrel Birth Control Pills
    This page of the eMedTV library takes a look at the birth control pill Lybrel, which is different from most other oral contraceptives. This segment explains why, addresses possible side effects, and includes a link to more information on this drug.
  • Lybrel Side Effects
    Bloating, headaches, and nausea are among the possible side effects of Lybrel. This page of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at other possible Lybrel side effects, including those that you should report to your doctor right away.
  • Lybril
    Lybrel is a birth control pill available by prescription. This eMedTV page explains how Lybrel differs from other types of oral contraceptives, describes how it works, and offers general warnings for the drug. Lybril is a common misspelling of Lybrel.
  • Lycoris
    Licorice is available as a dietary supplement to help lower cholesterol and treat heartburn. This eMedTV Web page covers other possible benefits and lists potential side effects of the supplement. Lycoris is a common misspelling of licorice.
  • Lydex
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Lidex to treat eczema, dermatitis, or other skin problems. This eMedTV article explains what your doctor needs to know before you can use this medicine and links to more details. Lydex is a common misspelling of Lidex.
  • Lyme Desease
    This eMedTV page covers Lyme disease, an infection transmitted to humans by the bites of infected ticks. This page discusses Lyme disease symptoms (like fatigue and headache) and prevention. Lyme desease is a common misspelling of Lyme disease.
  • Lyme Disease
    A characteristic rash may occur in someone with Lyme disease, a disease transmitted by ticks. This part of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview of Lyme disease, including information on treatment, prevention, and possible symptoms.
  • Lyme Disease Info
    Are you looking for info on Lyme disease? Check out this segment of the eMedTV archives. It provides a brief look at this tick-borne disease, with a link for those who want to learn even more. There is also a link to stay up-to-date on this topic.
  • Lyme Disease Information
    This eMedTV resource provides a brief overview of Lyme disease. It includes information on how the disease is transmitted, whether testing a tick is advisable, and the most common symptoms. To the right are links to other articles on this topic.
  • Lyme Disease Prevention
    An important step in preventing Lyme disease is to avoid having ticks come in contact with your skin. As this eMedTV resource explains, there are many ways to prevent this disease, such as applying pesticides and avoiding areas with many ticks.
  • Lyme Disease Rash
    As this eMedTV article explains, the Lyme disease rash is often shaped like a bullseye and is a characteristic symptom of the disease. This resource provides a general overview of this rash and also lists other symptoms of Lyme disease.
  • Lyme Disease Symptoms
    Fatigue, rash, joint pain, and fever are a few common Lyme disease symptoms. As this eMedTV article explains, these signs and symptoms can last for months or even years after the initial Lyme disease infection.
  • Lyme Disease Transmission
    As this eMedTV article explains, transmission of Lyme disease occurs through the bite of an infected black-legged tick. This page describes the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and explains how the disease can't be spread by person-to-person contact.
  • Lymphocytic Colitis
    Lymphocytic colitis is a disease that affects the intestines, especially the colon. As this eMedTV Web page explains, symptoms of the condition typically include abdominal pain and watery, non-bloody diarrhea. Treatment and causes are also discussed.
  • Lypozene
    Glucomannan, a vegetable fiber, is responsible for the weight loss effects of Lipozene. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of Lipozene and explains what to be aware of before using this product. Lypozene is a common misspelling of Lipozene.
  • Lyrca
    Lyrica (pregabalin) is a drug used to treat epilepsy and nerve pain. This portion of the eMedTV Web site offers a brief overview of this drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Lyrca is a common misspelling of Lyrica.
  • Lyrica
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Lyrica to treat epilepsy, fibromyalgia, or nerve pain. This part of the eMedTV library offers an in-depth look at this drug, including information on its possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Lyrica 100 mg Capsules
    As this eMedTV article explains, Lyrica capsules come in many strengths, including 100 mg. This resource discusses some dosing guidelines for Lyrica and includes a link to more detailed information on how to take this drug.
  • Lyrica 150 mg Capsules
    A doctor may prescribe Lyrica 150 mg capsules to treat nerve pain, fibromyalgia, or epileptic seizures. This eMedTV Web segment further discusses general dosing guidelines for Lyrica and describes the factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Lyrica 25 mg Capsules
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, your doctor may prescribe Lyrica 25 mg capsules to treat conditions such as nerve pain, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia. This page also covers some general dosing tips and describes the factors that may affect your dose.
  • Lyrica 50 mg Capsules
    If you have nerve pain, fibromyalgia, or epilepsy, your doctor may prescribe Lyrica 50 mg capsules. This eMedTV Web segment offers some general dosing guidelines for this medication and describes some of the factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Lyrica 75 mg Capsules
    As this eMedTV article explains, a doctor may prescribe Lyrica 75 mg capsules to treat nerve pain, fibromyalgia, or epileptic seizures. This page lists some general dosing guidelines and describes the factors that may affect the amount prescribed.
  • Lyrica Abuse
    Despite its many beneficial effects, Lyrica can be abused. As this eMedTV article explains, the drug should be used only as prescribed. This article also discusses some of the signs of Lyrica abuse and explains what to do if you are abusing the drug.
  • Lyrica and Alcohol
    In general, you should not combine Lyrica and alcohol. As this eMedTV article explains, drinking alcohol while taking the drug may increase your risk of developing side effects like drowsiness, dizziness, or other potentially dangerous complications.
  • Lyrica and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV page explains, Lyrica is classified as a pregnancy Category C medication. This article provides an overview of using this drug during pregnancy, noting the results of animal studies and discussing the FDA's pregnancy classification system.
  • Lyrica Capsules
    Nerve pain, fibromyalgia, or epileptic seizures can all be treated with Lyrica capsules. This eMedTV resource offers more information on Lyrica, including how the drug works, potential side effects, and available strengths.
  • Lyrica Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use Lyrica if you have certain medical conditions, such as kidney disease. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential dangers with Lyrica to be aware of to ensure a safe treatment process.
  • Lyrica Dosage
    As this eMedTV page explains, the recommended starting Lyrica dosage for treating nerve pain due to diabetic neuropathy is 50 mg three times daily. This page gives an overview of dosing for this drug and provides tips for those taking it.
  • Lyrica Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web article provides prescribing information for Lyrica, a medication used for fibromyalgia, nerve pain, and seizures. This page also explains why the drug may not be suitable for some people and lists possible side effects.
  • Lyrica Drug Information
    Lyrica is often prescribed to treat nerve pain, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of important Lyrica drug information, including general precautions and potential side effects to be aware of.
  • Lyrica Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, Lyrica oral capsules may be prescribed to treat several conditions, such as fibromyalgia, epilepsy, and nerve pain. This page also describes how the drug works, possible side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Lyrica Overdose
    As this eMedTV page explains, it isn't known what to expect of a Lyrica overdose or how an overdose on Lyrica could best be treated. This page lists a few possible Lyrica overdose symptoms (such as drowsiness) and treatments (such as supportive care).
  • Lyrica Side Affects
    Common side effects of Lyrica include drowsiness and dizziness, among other things. This selection from the eMedTV archives discusses these and other side effects of the medication. Lyrica side affects is a common misspelling of Lyrica side effects.
  • Lyrica Side Effects
    Some possible side effects of Lyrica include dizziness, a dry mouth, and drowsiness. This eMedTV page offers a detailed list of common and rare side effects that may occur with this drug, as well as side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Lyrica Withdrawl
    Symptoms of Lyrica withdrawal can include worsening seizures and insomnia. This eMedTV Web page explains how your healthcare provider may recommend slowly weaning yourself off Lyrica. Lyrica withdrawl is a common misspelling of Lyrica withdrawal.
  • Lyricka
    Lyrica is a prescription drug licensed to treat epilepsy, fibromyalgia, and nerve pain. This eMedTV article explores these uses in more detail and explains how the drug may work to treat these conditions. Lyricka is a common misspelling of Lyrica.
  • Lysteda
    Unlike other medications approved for treating heavy menstrual bleeding, Lysteda is a nonhormonal drug. This eMedTV segment offers an overview of this medicine, with in-depth information on side effects, dosing guidelines, how it works, and more.
  • Lythium
    This eMedTV resource explains that lithium is a prescription drug that controls bipolar disorder symptoms by affecting certain brain chemicals. This page also covers the factors that may affect your dosage. Lythium is a common misspelling of lithium.
  • Ma Haung
    This eMedTV page explains that ma huang may help with weight loss by suppressing the appetite and boosting metabolism. This page also discusses why the diet pill was banned and covers possible side effects. Ma haung is a common misspelling of ma huang.
  • Ma Huang
    Ma huang is a naturally occurring substance that was commonly used as a diet pill until it was banned. This eMedTV segment discusses ma huang in more detail, including information on why it was banned, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Ma Huang for Weight Loss
    Can a person experience weight loss with ma huang? As this eMedTV resource explains, the answer is yes; however, this product is no longer available in the United States. Read on to learn why and for links to specific articles on this topic.
  • Ma Hung
    Heart attacks, strokes, and seizures are among the dangerous side effects that may occur with ma huang. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of ma huang and offers some general precautions. Ma hung is a common misspelling of ma huang.
  • Maca
    Maca is a root that may have several benefits when used medicinally, such as stimulating sexual desire. This eMedTV Web article describes possible benefits of maca, covers general safety concerns, and discusses the effectiveness of this supplement.
  • More About Maca Dosage
    An effective and safe maca dosage has not been established at this time. This page of the eMedTV site provides the maca doses that were used in some studies of the supplement, and offers tips for finding a trustworthy manufacturer for maca supplements.
  • Maca Root Information
    Do you need information on maca root? Check out this page of the eMedTV library. It explains what this product is used for, addresses whether it works or not, and outlines possible safety concerns to keep in mind.
  • Maca Side Effects
    There are currently no reported side effects of maca. However, as this eMedTV page explains, the lack of reported maca side effects is likely due to insufficient research. It is possible that maca has side effects that have just not been reported.
  • Machado-Joseph Disease
    Machado-Joseph disease is characterized by clumsiness and weakness in the arms and legs, among other things. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at the types, symptoms, causes, and treatment of this disease.
  • Macka
    As this eMedTV page explains, maca is a substance derived from a vegetable root and is claimed to have several benefits, such as improving fertility. This page also discusses why maca is not suitable for everyone. Macka is a common misspelling of maca.
  • Macrobid
    Macrobid is an antibiotic used to treat urinary tract infections. As this eMedTV article explains, it is long-acting and only needs to be taken twice a day. This page takes an in-depth look at the uses, dosing guidelines, and side effects of this drug.
  • Macrobid 100 mg Capsules
    Available as 100-mg capsules, Macrobid is a prescription drug used to treat urinary tract infections. This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at some of the medication's dosing guidelines and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Macrobid Antibiotic Information
    A prescription antibiotic, Macrobid is used for the treatment of urinary tract infections. This segment of the eMedTV Web site provides more information on Macrobid, explaining the dosing guidelines for the drug and listing possible side effects.
  • Macrobid Capsules
    As this eMedTV article explains, Macrobid capsules are prescribed for the treatment of urinary tract infections. This Web page provides more details on this topic, explaining some of the dosing guidelines. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Macrobid Drug Information
    Macrobid is an antibiotic used to treat bladder infections. This eMedTV segment offers more information on Macrobid, including details on how the drug works, possible side effects, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Macrobid Side Effects
    Headache, flatulence, and nausea are some of the most common side effects of Macrobid. This eMedTV selection further describes the possible side effects of this antibiotic, with information on serious problems that require immediate medical care.
  • Macrodantin
    A prescription drug, Macrodantin is an antibiotic used to treat and prevent urinary tract infections (UTIs). This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this product, explaining how it works, warnings to be aware of, possible side effects, and more.
  • Macrodantin Side Effects
    Nausea, drowsiness, and loss of appetite are some of the possible Macrodantin side effects. This eMedTV segment offers a more detailed list of this antibiotic's side effects, including serious problems requiring prompt medical attention.
  • Macugen
    Macugen is a medicine that is prescribed to treat age-related wet macular degeneration. This eMedTV Web page explains how Macugen can help slow down vision loss, offers dosing information for the drug, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Macugen for Macular Degeneration
    This page of the eMedTV site explains why macular degeneration can be treated with Macugen, including its beneficial effects. It also explores whether this medicine can be given to children and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Macular Degenaration
    Macular degeneration is a condition affecting the eye. This eMedTV segment briefly describes this disease and provides a link to more detailed information. Macular degenaration is a common misspelling of macular degeneration.
  • Macular Degeneration
    As this eMedTV article explains, macular degeneration is an age-related disease that affects the central vision needed for activities like reading and driving. This Web page takes an in-depth look at this condition.
  • Macular Degeneration Information
  • Macular Degeneration Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, current areas of research on macular degeneration are focused on the effects of vitamins and the role of genetics. This article discusses these and other areas of research on the disease.
  • Macular Degeneration Symptoms
    Blurry vision and straight lines appearing crooked are classic macular degeneration symptoms. This eMedTV Web article lists several possible signs and symptoms of macular degeneration, and stresses the importance of seeing your eye care professional.
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
    As discussed in this eMedTV article, macular degeneration treatment options vary with each type of the disease, but common options include surgery and photodynamic therapy. This page offers an overview of treatment options for this condition.
  • Macular Degenration
    Macular degeneration is a common eye condition often associated with aging. This page on the eMedTV Web site briefly describes the disease and provides a link to more information. Macular degenration is a common misspelling of macular degeneration.
  • Macular Degeration
    As people get older, they may develop a common eye condition called macular degeneration. This eMedTV Web page explains how the disease affects the eye and lists treatment options. Macular degeration is a common misspelling of macular degeneration.
  • Macular Hole
    A macular hole is a tear in the macula (the part of the retina that facilitates sharp, central vision). As this eMedTV page explains, the condition is often related to aging. This page takes an in-depth look at symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Macular Hole Surgery
    The surgery used for macular hole treatment is called a vitrectomy. This part of the eMedTV library offers an in-depth look this type of surgery, including information on its risks and its potentially challenging recovery process.
  • Macular Holes
    What is a macular hole? This part of the eMedTV Web site briefly describes this eye condition, with information on risk factors, symptoms, and more. Also included in this article is a link to more detailed information.
  • Macular Pucker
    A macular pucker (scar tissue on the retina) often results in blurred vision. This eMedTV article provides an in-depth look at what this condition is, how it differs from other eye conditions, and how to recognize possible symptoms.
  • Macular Pucker Treatments
    As this eMedTV page explains, treatment is usually not necessary for macular pucker, since the condition rarely affects a person's daily activities. This page discusses possible treatment options, including a surgery called vitrectomy.
  • Macular Pucker Vitrectomy
    As this eMedTV article explains, a macular pucker vitrectomy is a procedure in which the vitreous gel in the eye is replaced with saltwater, and scar tissue is removed. This page explains the procedure in detail, including what to expect afterwards.
  • Magnacet
    Magnacet is a prescription medication used for treating moderate to moderately severe pain. This eMedTV resource describes how Magnacet works, explains what side effects may occur with treatment, and offers important warnings for this drug.
  • Mahuang
    Ma huang is a weight loss aid that has been banned in the United States due to safety concerns. This eMedTV resource covers some of the dangerous side effects of ma huang (such as heart attacks and strokes). Mahuang is a common misspelling of ma huang.
  • Mahung
    As this eMedTV page explains, in the past, people used ma huang as a weight loss pill. This article also discusses why ma huang was banned and lists some of the drug's potentially dangerous side effects. Mahung is a common misspelling of ma huang.
  • Major Depresion
    Major depression is a legitimate illness that affects every area of a person's life. This eMedTV article provides a brief overview of the topic, including symptoms and treatment. Major depresion is a common misspelling and variation of depression.
  • Major Types of Anthrax
    Of the three major anthrax types, cutaneous anthrax is the most common. This selection from the eMedTV site tells you what you need to know about the different forms of anthrax, including a link to learn more.
  • Maka
    Maca is a type of food and dietary supplement that is claimed to have several medicinal uses. This eMedTV Web page takes a brief look at maca and provides a link to more detailed information on this supplement. Maka is a common misspelling of maca.
  • Makana
    Makena, a prescription drug, is used for the prevention of premature birth in certain women. This eMedTV resource briefly describes this product and offers a link to more detailed information. Makana is a common misspelling of Makena.
  • Makena
    To help prevent preterm birth, your healthcare provider may recommend a drug called Makena. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at this medication, including how it is injected, how often it needs to be used, what to expect, and more.
  • Makina
    As an injected medication, Makena is administered once a week to help reduce the risk of preterm birth. This eMedTV segment takes a quick look at this product and provides a link to more information. Makina is a common misspelling of Makena.
  • Makka
    Maca is claimed to have several benefits, such as improving sexual performance. This eMedTV Web segment offers a brief overview of maca, including information on its effectiveness and possible side effects. Makka is a common misspelling of maca.
  • Malaria
    Malaria is a disease caused by an infection with parasites called Plasmodium. This eMedTV page explains how the disease is usually transmitted through the bite of an infected female Anopheles mosquito. Symptoms and treatment are also discussed.
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