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Maxair Warnings and Precautions - Mellaril Warnings and Precautions

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Maxair Warnings and Precautions to Mellaril Warnings and Precautions. 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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  • Maxalt
    Maxalt is a prescription drug often used to treat a migraine headache as it occurs. This page from the eMedTV Web site explains in detail how this drug works, its potential side effects, tips on when and how to take it, and more.
  • Maxalt Alternatives
    This portion of the eMedTV archives explains that there are several Maxalt alternatives, including lifestyle changes and other medications. This page outlines some suggestions on how to improve migraine headaches if Maxalt does not work for you.
  • Maxalt Medicine
    As explained in this eMedTV page, Maxalt is a medicine used to treat migraine headaches. This article takes a closer look at Maxalt, with information on how often it is taken and who can use it. A link to more details is also included.
  • Maxalt Side Effects
    As this section of the eMedTV library explains, common Maxalt side effects can include nausea, fatigue, and neck pain. This resource also takes an in-depth look at some of the more serious and rare side effects that should be reported to a doctor.
  • Maxepime
    Maxipime, a prescription antibiotic, is used for treating various types of infections. This eMedTV resource offers general dosing information for this drug and lists possible side effects. Maxepime is a common misspelling of Maxipime.
  • Maxide
    Maxzide is often used to treat cases of high blood pressure and fluid retention. This page from the eMedTV library takes a brief look at the drug, including how it works, dosing, and possible side effects. Maxide is a common misspelling of Maxzide.
  • Maxidex
    Maxidex is an eye drop prescribed to treat swelling of the eyes and eyelids due to certain eye conditions. This eMedTV article provides an overview of this medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Maxidex Adverse Reaction
    As this eMedTV article discusses, Maxidex is not free from risks. This Web resource describes some of the adverse reactions to using Maxidex eye drops and explains how you can help reduce the chance of such problems. This page also links to more details.
  • Maxidex Vision Loss
    Notify your doctor right away if you experience any vision loss while using Maxidex. This selection from the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at the potential vision problems this eye drop may cause. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Maxidex Warning
    You may not be able to use Maxidex safely if you have a certain type of eye infection. This eMedTV resource explores other safety warnings with Maxidex and discusses what you should be aware of before starting treatment with this eye drop.
  • Maxidone
    Maxidone is a type of pain reliever that is only available by prescription. This selection from the eMedTV Web site describes the drug in more detail, including information on how it works, potential side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Maxifloxacin
    If you have a bacterial infection, your doctor may prescribe the antibiotic moxifloxacin. This eMedTV page describes how this drug works and explains what to be aware of before starting treatment. Maxifloxacin is a common misspelling of moxifloxacin.
  • Maximum Dose of Pimozide
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, your dose of pimozide will depend on your age, weight, and other factors. This article discusses dosing guidelines for this drug, including maximum dose amounts of pimozide for adults and children.
  • Maxipime
    Maxipime is a prescription antibiotic medicine used to treat certain types of infections. This eMedTV Web page features an overview of important features of this drug, including when it is prescribed, how it is given, side effects, and more.
  • Maxipime Antibiotic
    By preventing bacteria from making cell walls, Maxipime can help treat certain infections. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at specific uses of this antibiotic, with details on how it works and a link to more in-depth information.
  • Maxzide
    Maxzide is approved for the treatment of high blood pressure and fluid retention. This segment of the eMedTV library offers a detailed look at the drug, including how it works, dosing information, precautions and warnings, and side effects.
  • Maxzide Dosages
    This eMedTV resource lists common Maxzide dosages, describes factors that can affect a person's dose, and also offers several helpful tips for those taking the medication for either fluid retention or high blood pressure.
  • Maxzide for Blood Pressure
    If you have high blood pressure, your healthcare provider may recommend Maxzide. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of this drug, with information on what else it can be used for and what your healthcare provider needs to know.
  • Maxzide Side Effects
    Common Maxzide side effects can include lightheadedness, nausea, and diarrhea. This eMedTV resource lists other side effects seen with the drug, including a list of potentially serious ones that should be reported right away to a healthcare provider.
  • Meaning of Names
    There is a meaning in every name. This eMedTV article explores the meaning of names and explains how parents-to-be may choose a name based on its literal or sentimental meaning. This page also highlights some examples of names based on their meaning.
  • Measeles
    Measles is an infectious illness that is common worldwide, although it is rare in the United States. This eMedTV article describes symptoms of this illness and explains how the measles virus is transmitted. Measeles is a common misspelling of measles.
  • Measels
    Measles is an infectious disease that is spread through sneezing and coughing. This eMedTV resource describes symptoms of measles and explains what treatment options are available. Measels is a common misspelling of measles.
  • Measlas
    Measles is an illness that has been greatly eliminated in the United States due to widespread vaccination. This eMedTV Web page explains how the measles virus is spread and lists symptoms of the illness. Measlas is a common misspelling of measles.
  • Measles
    Measles is a viral disease characterized by high fever, cough, and a red, blotchy rash. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains statistics about measles and discusses the transmission, symptoms, and possible complications of this disease.
  • Measles Disease
    This part of the eMedTV Web site discusses measles, a disease that is highly contagious but rare in the United States. This article tells you what you need to know about causes, symptoms, treatment, and more.
  • Measles Incubation Period
    As this eMedTV article explains, the period between measles transmission and the beginning of symptoms is known as the measles incubation period. This eMedTV page explains what happens during this time.
  • Measles Prognosis
    As this eMedTV article explains, a person's measles prognosis is generally good. However, in developing countries, measles is the leading cause of blindness. This resource talks about complications as well as the prognosis for the disease.
  • Measles Symptoms
    High fever, hacking cough, swelling of the eyelids, and red, watery eyes are possible measles symptoms. This eMedTV segment describes common signs and symptoms, and gives statistics about the mortality rate and possible complications of this disease.
  • Measles Transmission
    The cough or sneeze of an infected person is the primary way in which measles is spread. This portion of the eMedTV archives discusses measles transmission, explains the incubation period, and gives statistics on who is most likely to develop measles.
  • Measles Treatment
    Because there is no treatment to kill the measles virus, treatment focuses on relieving symptoms. This eMedTV Web page describes the different aspects of supportive care, including pain medications and intravenous fluids.
  • Measles Virus
    The measles virus causes measles; however, this virus is inactivated by heat, light, and acidic pH. This eMedTV Web page explains the history and transmission of the virus and discusses the potential complications of measles.
  • Measuring Blood Pressure
    Two numbers are recorded when measuring blood pressure, one appearing over the other. This eMedTV page provides a step-by-step look at how blood pressure is recorded, including the device used and how systolic and diastolic pressures are read.
  • Mecasermin
    Mecasermin is a hormone-replacement drug used to treat children of short stature. This eMedTV page presents an overview of this prescription medicine, including when it is used, how it is given, and what to expect during treatment.
  • Mechanism of Action of Benlysta
    As this eMedTV page explains, Benlysta works to treat lupus by binding to and blocking the action of a certain antigen. This article further discusses Benlysta's mechanism of action and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Mechanism of Action of Romidepsin
    As this eMedTV article explains, romidepsin's mechanism of action helps to interfere with the way cancer cells reproduce. This article explains how the medication is thought to work and provides a link to more in-depth information on the topic.
  • Mechanism of Action of Suboxone
    By binding to certain opioid receptors in the body, Suboxone can help treat opioid dependence. This eMedTV page further explores how Suboxone's mechanism of action can reduce a person's dependence on opioids. A link to more details is also included.
  • Mechlorethamine
    By disrupting DNA replication, mechlorethamine can help treat certain types of cancer. This eMedTV page contains an overview of this prescription drug, including specific uses, how it is given, possible side effects, and more.
  • Mechlorethamine Chemotherapy Information
    Mechlorethamine is used to treat several types of cancer, including lung cancer. This eMedTV page provides some basic information on mechlorethamine, including what to discuss with your healthcare provider before using this chemotherapy drug.
  • Mechlorethamine Used to Treat Pleural Effusion
    A doctor may prescribe mechlorethamine to treat certain types of cancer. This eMedTV segment also examines how mechlorethamine is used to treat pleural effusion caused by certain cancers. An explanation of how the drug works is also included.
  • Mechlorethemin
    As this eMedTV selection explains, certain types of cancer may be treated with mechlorethamine. This page describes specific uses and lists potential side effects. Mechlorethemin is a common misspelling of mechlorethamine.
  • Meclazine
    Meclizine is a medication approved for treating motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV segment describes meclizine products in more detail and explains how often this drug is typically taken per day. Meclazine is a common misspelling of meclizine.
  • Meclazine HCL
    Meclizine is an antihistamine often used for treating vertigo and motion sickness. This eMedTV segment explores the effects of meclizine and lists possible side effects of the drug. Meclazine HCl is a common variation and misspelling of meclizine.
  • Meclezine
    The antihistamine meclizine is licensed to treat motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV Web page discusses the differences between prescription and non-prescription meclizine products. Meclezine is a common misspelling of meclizine.
  • Meclizene
    Meclizine products, available over the counter and by prescription, are used to treat motion sickness. This eMedTV article discusses other meclizine uses and describes how this medication works. Meclizene is a common misspelling of meclizine.
  • Meclizine
    Meclizine is an antihistamine drug commonly used for treating motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV Web page describes how the product works, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Meclizine 12.5 mg Tablets
    Non-prescription meclizine only comes in 25 mg tablets; the prescription form comes in several strengths. As this eMedTV page explains, there are three strengths available for prescription meclizine tablets (12.5 mg, 25 mg tablets, and 50 mg).
  • Meclizine 25 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV page explains, the standard non-prescription dosage for treating motion sickness is one or two meclizine tablets (25 mg to 50 mg) once daily. This article also offers information on how dosing works for prescription meclizine products.
  • Meclizine 50 mg Tablets
    There are three strengths available for prescription meclizine tablets; 50 mg is the highest strength. This eMedTV Web page provides meclizine dosing guidelines for the treatment of motion sickness and vertigo (a spinning sensation).
  • Meclizine for Children
    This eMedTV article discusses children and meclizine, explaining how the drug is not approved for use in younger children. As this segment explains, children as young as 12 may use this product. This article also covers what the medicine is used for.
  • Meclizine for Motion Sickness
    In order to help prevent motion sickness, meclizine should be taken one hour before embarkation. This eMedTV Web page describes how the product works for the treatment of motion sickness and explains how often this drug should be taken.
  • Meclizine for Vertigo
    For people with vertigo, meclizine may be a good choice for treating the spinning sensations. This eMedTV resource describes how meclizine works for the treatment of this condition and also covers other approved uses for this medication.
  • Meclizine HCI
    Some meclizine products are used to treat motion sickness; others are used for motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV article describes these different products in more detail. Meclizine HCi is a common variation and misspelling of meclizine.
  • Meclizine HCL Medication Information
    Meclizine is an antihistamine that is used to treat vertigo and motion sickness. This eMedTV segment offers more details on meclizine HCl, including information on how the medication is available both by prescription and over the counter.
  • Meclizine Hydrochloride (HCL)
    The antihistamine meclizine hydrochloride (HCl) is used for treating vertigo and motion sickness. This eMedTV segment describes various meclizine products and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting this medication.
  • Meclizine Oral
    An oral medication, meclizine is often taken to help alleviate motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV page covers meclizine uses in more detail, explains how often this drug is taken, and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Meclizine Risks
    Meclizine may worsen high blood pressure and various other medical conditions. This eMedTV Web page explores other potential risks of meclizine products and lists some of the side effects that have been reported with this medication.
  • Meclizine Side Effects
    Potential side effects of meclizine include increased appetite, blurry vision, and nausea. This eMedTV page lists other side effects that may occur with this drug and explains which problems are potentially serious and may require medical attention.
  • Meclizine Uses
    As this eMedTV article explains, there are several approved uses for meclizine. Some products are used for treating motion sickness and vertigo (a spinning sensation), while others are only approved to treat and prevent motion sickness.
  • Meclozine
    Meclizine is a medicine that can help alleviate motion sickness and vertigo. This eMedTV page explores how the product works and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting the drug. Meclozine is a common misspelling of meclizine.
  • Medadate
    Metadate CD is a drug that can be prescribed for the treatment of ADHD. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes Metadate CD in more detail and explores the effects of the medicine. Medadate is a common misspelling of Metadate CD.
  • Medformin
    Metformin is a diabetes medication that is available by prescription only. This eMedTV page explains how metformin works to lower blood sugar and lists some of the potential side effects of this drug. Medformin is a common misspelling of metformin.
  • Medicaid Coverage of Aldara
    Depending on your state, Medicaid may cover the cost of Aldara. However, as this eMedTV article explains, coverage for this medicine will vary from state to state. This resource explains how to find out if this drug is covered by Medicaid in your state.
  • Medical Definition of Mercer
    MRSA is an acronym for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. This eMedTV page gives a more in-depth definition and provides a link to more information. "Medical definition of mercer" is a common misspelling and variation of MRSA infection.
  • Medical Problems of Klinefelter Syndrome
    Medical problems of Klinefelter syndrome include osteoporosis and male breast cancer. This part of the eMedTV library provides an overview of these and a few other medical problems that men with Klinefelter syndrome should be aware of.
  • Medical Research -- The Basics
    Medical research is an organized way to answer important questions for which the answer is not known. This eMedTV article looks at medical research, including some important questions that have been answered.
  • Medication for GERD
    If your acid reflux symptoms are severe, your doctor may prescribe GERD medication. This page of the eMedTV library discusses prescription and over-the-counter medications used in treating this condition and explains how they work.
  • Medication for Hyperthyroidism
    Antithyroid drugs and beta blockers are the most commonly used hyperthyroidism medications. This eMedTV selection talks about the medicines that are used to treat an overactive thyroid and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Medication for Osteoporosis
    As this eMedTV article explains, there are many different medications for osteoporosis, from bisphosphonates to essential vitamins and minerals. This segment provides a more detailed list and includes a link to more information on this topic.
  • Medication for Restless Legs Syndrome
    When treating restless legs syndrome, drugs such as dopaminergics and benzodiazepines may be used. This eMedTV article takes a look at these and other types of medications that are used to treat restless legs syndrome.
  • Medication for Underactive Thyroid
    As this eMedTV resource explains, medications used for an underactive thyroid are prescribed on an individual basis, and the dose is often adjusted during treatment. This page provides a brief overview of this topic, with a link to in-depth information.
  • Medication Pentazacine
    Pentazocine is a prescription medicine licensed to treat pain. This eMedTV Web article explains why this medication is not suitable for everyone and covers some dosing guidelines. Medication pentazacine is a common misspelling of medication pentazocine.
  • Medications for Bipolar Disorder
    There are several bipolar disorder medications available, each with its advantages and disadvantages. This eMedTV segment describes the different types of medications currently available and explains situations in which each one might be used.
  • Medications for GERD
    As this eMedTV article explains, GERD medications are often prescribed to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach. This Web page lists the different types of drugs that can be used for GERD and includes a link to more information.
  • Medications for Head Lice
    In order to ensure the most effective results, head lice medication must be used exactly as directed. This eMedTV page describes several common medicines used to treat an infestation and offers tips to help prevent reinfestation.
  • Medications to Treat Impetigo
    This eMedTV article offers important information on the medications used for treating impetigo. This Web page also explains the factors that may affect how your healthcare provider determines the best treatment option for your particular situation.
  • Medicine for Pink Eye
    There are many types of pink eye medicines, including over-the-counter products and prescription drugs. This eMedTV segment lists common home remedies for the condition and explains which prescription antibiotics are available.
  • Medidate
    Metadate CD is a prescription drug that is approved to treat ADHD. This eMedTV page covers the effects of the drug, offers general dosing information, and lists possible side effects to be aware of. Medidate is a common misspelling of Metadate.
  • MedImmune Synagis
    Manufactured by MedImmune, Synagis is a drug prescribed to prevent serious problems due to RSV infections. This eMedTV article describes when this medication is prescribed and some general dosing instructions. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Medroxyprogesteron
    Available by prescription, medroxyprogesterone has many uses, such as preventing pregnancy. This eMedTV article takes a quick look at this medication and its side effects. Medroxyprogesteron is a common misspelling of medroxyprogesterone.
  • Medroxyprogesterone
    Medroxyprogesterone is a drug that helps prevent pregnancy, treat irregular vaginal bleeding, and more. This eMedTV segment talks about this medication in detail, with information on its effects in the body, how it is given, and what to expect.
  • Medroxyprogesterone 10 Mg
    The highest strength of oral medroxyprogesterone is 10 mg. This eMedTV Web selection lists the other strengths of medroxyprogesterone tablets and gives an overview of what they are prescribed for. This article also includes a link to more information.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Abnormal Bleeding
    As explained in this page from the eMedTV site, abnormal vaginal bleeding is one of the conditions that can be treated with medroxyprogesterone. This article gives a brief overview on using this drug for this purpose and provides a link to more details.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 2.5 Mg
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV Web site, medroxyprogesterone tablets are available in strengths as low as 2.5 mg. This article looks at some of the other forms and strengths of this prescription drug and includes a link to more information.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Information
    As explained in this eMedTV page, medroxyprogesterone has a number of uses, including the prevention of pregnancy and the treatment of certain conditions. This page gives an overview of medroxyprogesterone acetate and provides a link to more information.
  • Medroxyprogesterone and Endometriosis
    Several conditions, including endometriosis, can be treated with medroxyprogesterone. This eMedTV resource sheds some light on what endometriosis is and gives a brief overview of the different forms of this medication.
  • Medroxyprogesterone and Menopause
    When used with estrogen, medroxyprogesterone can be a part of a woman's hormone replacement therapy. This eMedTV article briefly describes the use of this drug for menopause and warns of the risk of long-term use.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Drug Information
    This part of the eMedTV site provides information on medroxyprogesterone, a prescription drug used to treat a number of conditions. This article gives a brief overview of this product's uses and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Off-Label
    This eMedTV Web page lists some of the off-label uses for medroxyprogesterone, such as the reduction of sexual aggression in certain people. This article also provides a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Side Effects
    Irregular menstrual periods, nervousness, and breast pain are possible side effects of medroxyprogesterone. This eMedTV resource looks at other side effects people may experience during treatment, including problems requiring immediate medical care.
  • Medroxyprogesterone Tablets
    This eMedTV article explains that if you have not had a menstrual period for several months, your healthcare provider may recommend medroxyprogesterone tablets. This Web page takes a closer look at the conditions that can be treated with this product.
  • Medroxyprogestrone
    If you have irregular vaginal bleeding, your doctor may recommend medroxyprogesterone. This eMedTV resource gives an overview of this medicine and includes a link to more details. Medroxyprogestrone is a common misspelling of medroxyprogesterone.
  • Meds for COPD
    This eMedTV Web segment explains that bronchodilators, steroids, antibiotics, and immunizations are all possible meds for COPD treatment. This article also explains that you may need more than one medicine to treat your COPD symptoms.
  • Meds for GERD
    Antacids, proton-pump inhibitors, and H2 blockers are a few options when it comes to treating GERD. This eMedTV article lists the 5 categories of meds for GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) and provides a link to more information.
  • Medulloblastoma
    One of the most common childhood cancers, medulloblastoma is a type of brain tumor. This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an in-depth look at this topic, including information on symptoms and treatment options.
  • Medulloblastoma Treatment
    Chemotherapy and surgery are two of the treatment options used for medulloblastoma. This eMedTV page goes into detail about the different ways of treating this condition. Factors that affect your treatment plan are also listed.
  • Mefenamic Acid
    Mefenamic acid is a common drug licensed to relieve mild to moderate pain. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers a more in-depth look at this medication, including its uses, effects, potential side effects, and dosing information.
  • Mefloquin
    Mefloquine is a medicine prescribed to prevent or treat malaria. This page from the eMedTV library takes a quick look at this antimalarial medication, with details on how it works and possible side effects. Mefloquin is a common misspelling of mefloquine.
  • Mefloquine
    Mefloquine is a drug prescribed to treat or prevent malaria. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on dosing guidelines, potential side effects, how it works, and more.
  • Megace
    The prescription drug Megace is licensed for various uses in people with AIDS and certain cancers. This eMedTV Web page describes how this medicine works for specific uses, explains some tips on how to take it, lists possible side effects, and more.
  • Megace 40 Mg
    As this eMedTV page explains, a doctor may prescribe 40 mg of Megace to relieve certain cancer symptoms or to cause weight gain in people with AIDS. This article takes a brief look at some dosing guidelines for this drug and offers a link to more details.
  • Megace 400 Mg
    If you have AIDS, your doctor may prescribe 400 mg of Megace daily to stimulate appetite and weight gain. This eMedTV page examines specific dosing guidelines for this medicine, including amounts prescribed for other uses. It also links to more details.
  • Megace and Cancer
    When used for the treatment of breast cancer or endometrial cancer, Megace can help relieve symptoms. This eMedTV page explores this use in more detail, including how the drug works. This page also offers a link to more details on Megace uses.
  • Megace and Depression
    As explained in this eMedTV article, seek immediate medical care if you are taking Megace and develop depression or other changes in mood. This page also discusses how often this side effect occurred during clinical trials and links to more details.
  • Megace Dosage
    Depending on the particular product used, Megace may be taken once a day or several times daily. This eMedTV resource explains how your doctor will determine an appropriate Megace dose to stimulate appetite in people with AIDS or treat certain cancers.
  • Megace ES
    Megace ES is a drug prescribed to help stimulate appetite and cause weight gain in people with AIDS. This eMedTV resource offers an in-depth overview on the effectiveness of this medicine, potential side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
  • Megace for Hot Flashes
    Men who have prostate cancer and experience hot flashes may receive Megace. However, as this eMedTV segment explains, this would be considered an "off-label" (unapproved) use for the drug. This page discusses this topic and offers a link to more details.
  • Megace Oral
    As this eMedTV article explains, Megace is an oral medication prescribed for use in people with AIDS, breast cancer, or endometrial cancer. This Web page examines specific uses of this medication and provides a link to more details.
  • Megace Side Effects
    Most Megace side effects, such as diarrhea or headaches, are mild and easily treated. However, as this eMedTV Web page explains, this medication can also cause potentially serious complications that may require immediate medical treatment.
  • Megase
    Megace is prescribed for people who have AIDS, breast cancer, or endometrial cancer. This eMedTV Web selection takes a look at this prescription drug, including specific uses and dosing instructions. Megase is a common misspelling of Megace.
  • Megastrol
    As this eMedTV segment explains, people who have AIDS, breast cancer, or endometrial cancer may benefit from megestrol. This page covers specific uses and lists some of the potential side effects. Megastrol is a common misspelling of megestrol.
  • Megestrol
    Megestrol is prescribed to stimulate appetite in people with AIDS and to treat breast or endometrial cancer. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of various details on this drug, including dosing instructions, side effects, safety issues, and more.
  • Megestrol Acetate Drug Information
    Megestrol acetate is prescribed for use in adults with AIDS, breast cancer, or endometrial cancer. This eMedTV page offers more drug information on megestrol acetate, including specific uses, side effects, and safety issues. It also links to more details.
  • Megestrol Acetate Suspension
    As this eMedTV resource explains, megestrol acetate oral solution is taken by mouth once daily to help stimulate appetite and weight gain in people with AIDS. This page offers a brief look at this prescription drug and links to more detailed information.
  • Meisels
    Measles is a contagious illness that is caused by a virus. This page from the eMedTV library explains how infection occurs, lists symptoms of the disease, and explains how measles can be prevented. Meisels is a common misspelling of measles.
  • Melanoma
    The percentage of people who develop melanoma in the United States has doubled in the past 30 years. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this increasingly common condition, including risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Melanoma Cancer
    As this eMedTV page explains, melanoma is the most serious type of cancer affecting the skin. This article takes a quick look at the symptoms of this condition and where it starts, with a link to more detailed information.
  • Melanoma Diagnosis
    This section of the eMedTV library describes the procedure doctors use to make a melanoma diagnosis. In most cases, an excisional biopsy is performed. Once the diagnosis is confirmed, the stage is determined.
  • Melanoma Prevention
    This page on the eMedTV Web site offers several tips for melanoma prevention. By avoiding certain risk factors and increasing protective factors, you may significantly reduce your chances of developing the condition.
  • Melanoma Research
    As this eMedTV page explains, current research on melanoma is focusing on new treatment options, such as combining anticancer drugs with radiation therapy. This page also explains potential benefits for those who participate in research studies.
  • Melanoma Skin Cancer
    As this eMedTV page explains, melanoma is a type of cancer that affects the skin. This Web resource tells you what you need to know about the symptoms and risk factors for melanoma, and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Melanoma Statistics
    For every 100,000 people in the United States, 17.7 new cases of melanoma are diagnosed each year. This eMedTV article provides statistics on melanoma, including details on survival rates five years after a melanoma diagnosis.
  • Melanoma Support
    This eMedTV article offers suggestions on how to find melanoma support groups in your area. In these groups, patients or their family members gather to share their experiences in coping with the disease and the effects of treatment.
  • Melanoma Symptoms
    This page on the eMedTV Web site describes signs and symptoms of melanoma in detail. Thinking of "ABCD" can help you to remember them: asymmetry, border, color, and diameter. Differences between early and advanced melanoma symptoms are also discussed.
  • Melanoma Treatment
    Choices for treating melanoma include surgery, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and radiation therapy. This eMedTV Web page describes each of these treatment options in detail. Side effects and follow-up visits are also discussed.
  • Melanome
    A mole that changes color and size may be a sign of melanoma, a type of skin cancer. This eMedTV page takes a brief look at melanoma, including information on whom it typically affects and treatment options. Melanome is a common misspelling of melanoma.
  • Melatonan
    Melatonin supplements are synthetic versions of a naturally occurring hormone that regulates sleep patterns. This eMedTV page describes the effects of melatonin and lists some potential side effects. Melatonan is a common misspelling of melatonin.
  • Melatonin
    Melatonin is a supplement that is often used to treat insomnia and other sleep disorders. This part of the eMedTV site covers other possible melatonin uses, explains how the hormone affects sleep patterns, and describes side effects that may occur.
  • Melatonin and Pregnancy
    As with most supplements, it is not known if melatonin is safe for use during pregnancy. This eMedTV resource contains more information on this topic, and explains how the supplement may affect other hormones in the body.
  • Melatonin Dosage
    Since there is no standard dose of melatonin, dosing guidelines can be obtained from clinical studies. As this eMedTV segment explains, in these studies, dosages ranging from 0.3 to 5 mg once daily seemed to work well for most uses.
  • Melatonin Overdose
    Weakness, speech problems, and dizziness are some of the potential effects of an overdose with melatonin. This eMedTV article lists other symptoms that may result from an overdose and describes the treatment options that are available.
  • Melatonin Safety
    Melatonin may affect your blood sugar levels. This article from the eMedTV archives lists other possible side effects that may occur with melatonin. Safety precautions and a list of those who may not be able to take the supplement are also included.
  • Melatonin Side Affects
    Potential melatonin side effects include nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. This eMedTV resource also lists serious side effects that require immediate medical attention. Melatonin side affects is a common misspelling of melatonin side effects.
  • More About Melatonin Side Effects
    Potential side effects of melatonin include nausea or vomiting, irritability, and headaches. This eMedTV Web page lists other side effects that could occur and explains which problems need to be reported to a healthcare provider right away.
  • Melatonin Supplements for Sleep
    If you have a sleep disorder, you may be interested in taking melatonin supplements. But do they work? This eMedTV resource gives a brief overview of melatonin and includes a link to more details on this product.
  • Melatonine
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  • Melenoma
    As this selection from the eMedTV Web library explains, melanoma is one of the most serious types of skin cancer. This page further describes melanoma, including possible signs of the condition. Melenoma is a common misspelling of melanoma.
  • Meletonin
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  • Melinoma
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  • Melitonin
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    Mellaril is a prescription medicine that is licensed for the treatment of schizophrenia. This eMedTV Web page further describes the drug, noting in particular its effects, dosing information, strengths, and potential side effects.
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