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Metformin - Mevacor and Weight Gain

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Metformin to Mevacor and Weight Gain. 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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  • Metformin
    Metformin is a prescription medicine used to decrease blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how metformin works to decrease the amount of sugar produced by the body and outlines potential side effects.
  • Metformin 1000 Mg Tablets
    There are three long-acting forms of metformin tablets (1000 mg, 750 mg, and 500 mg). This eMedTV resource lists the various strengths available for regular metformin and offers general dosing guidelines for this medication.
  • Metformin 500 Mg Tablets
    There are many strengths available for metformin tablets (such as 500 mg, 800 mg, and others). This eMedTV Web page offers dosing guidelines for metformin, including detailed information on the different forms and strengths of the medication.
  • Metformin and Alcohol
    This eMedTV resource explains that while small amounts of alcohol should not be a problem for most people taking metformin, you may be warned to avoid combining metformin and large amounts of alcohol due to an increased risk of lactic acidosis.
  • Metformin and Alcoholic Beverages
    Combining metformin and alcoholic beverages can potentially be dangerous. As this eMedTV page explains, drinking large amounts of alcohol while taking metformin can increase your risk of developing a life-threatening condition called lactic acidosis.
  • Metformin and Contrast Medium
    This eMedTV page explains that there are some situations where you should temporarily stop taking metformin; contrast medium use is one of them. This page explains the risks of taking metformin while undergoing a procedure that uses contrast dye.
  • Metformin and Erectile Dysfunction
    This eMedTV segment explains that while there are potential side effects of metformin, erectile dysfunction does not appear to be one of them. This page explains that metformin may actually help treat erectile dysfunction.
  • Metformin and Hair Loss
    This eMedTV resource explains that hair loss does not appear to be a side effect of metformin. However, you should talk to your healthcare provider about hair loss if you believe the medication may be causing this side effect in you.
  • Metformin and Lactic Acidosis
    This eMedTV resource looks at a life-threatening potential side effect of metformin: lactic acidosis. This page describes some of the symptoms of lactic acidosis and lists some of the factors that can increase your risk of developing this condition.
  • Metformin and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV article explores pregnancy and metformin, explaining how the FDA categorizes the drug as a pregnancy Category B medication. It is generally considered safe to take this drug while pregnant, but you should first talk to your doctor.
  • Metformin and Weight Loss
    Does metformin cause weight loss? As this eMedTV page explains, it's not entirely clear. However, in clinical studies, those taking the drug didn't appear to gain weight. It's also not known if the drug has an effect on weight in non-diabetic people.
  • Metformin Diabetes Medication
    Metformin is a diabetes medication used for controlling blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at metformin and its specific uses, effects, and potential side effects.
  • Metformin Dosing
    This eMedTV segment explains that the recommended starting dosage of metformin is 500 mg twice daily. The maximum dose of the drug will vary depending on several factors, such as age and other medications you are taking.
  • Metformin ER
    Metformin ER is a prescription medication that is licensed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how metformin ER works to control blood sugar levels, its potential side effects, and some tips on when and how to take the medication.
  • Metformin HCL
    Metformin HCl is a prescription medicine licensed to treat diabetes. This article on the eMedTV site describes the effects of metformin and explains what different forms this drug comes in. Metformin HCl is an abbreviation for metformin hydrochloride.
  • Metformin HCL Side Effects
    Common metformin HCL side effects may include diarrhea, weakness, and abdominal discomfort. As this eMedTV article explains, while most side effects of metformin are mild, some require immediate medical attention (such as blurry vision or chest pain).
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, metformin hydrochloride is a medication used for lowering blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This article describes the various forms of metformin currently available and lists some possible side effects.
  • Metformin Overdose
    It is possible to overdose on metformin. This portion of the eMedTV Web site describes some effects of a metformin overdose, including low blood sugar or lactic acidosis. This page explains symptoms of a metformin overdose and some treatment options.
  • Metformin Problems
    Metformin may cause a life-threatening condition called lactic acidosis. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains what other metformin problems may occur with treatment, including potential side effects of the drug.
  • Metformin Side Affects
    Common metformin side effects include diarrhea, indigestion, and vomiting. This eMedTV article also lists potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention. Metformin side affects is a common misspelling of metformin side effects.
  • Metformin Side Effects
    Some of the most common metformin side effects can include indigestion, headache, and diarrhea. This eMedTV Web page also takes an in-depth look at some of the more serious metformin side effects, such as chest pain or signs of lactic acidosis.
  • Metformin Strengths -- 500 Mg, 625 Mg, 750 Mg, 850 Mg, 1000 Mg
    There are many available metformin strengths, including 500 mg, 850 mg, and 1000 mg. This eMedTV page explains what strengths are available for long-acting metformin and offers dosing guidelines for both adults and children.
  • Metglip
    Metaglip may be prescribed to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This page of the eMedTV Web site briefly explains how the drug works and lists a few possible side effects. Metglip is a common misspelling of Metaglip.
  • Methacarbamol
    Methocarbamol is used, in combination with rest and physical therapy, to treat pain caused by muscle spasms. This eMedTV Web article talks about the strengths and side effects of this drug. Methacarbamol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methacarbanol
    People with muscle spasms may find relief with methocarbamol, a prescription muscle relaxant. This part of the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at this drug and its uses. Methacarbanol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methadome
    Methadone is a narcotic medication available by prescription and approved for pain and addiction treatment. This eMedTV page explores what this drug is used for and covers some general safety precautions. Methadome is a common misspelling of methadone.
  • Methadone
    Methadone is a prescription narcotic medicine approved for treating pain and aiding in addiction treatment. This eMedTV article describes the uses and effects of the drug, offers dosing information, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Methadone 40 mg
    As this eMedTV page explains, methadone 40 mg can be prescribed for pain relief or addiction treatment. This article offers some examples of dosing guidelines for using methadone for addiction treatment and covers factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Methadone 5 mg Tablets
    A doctor may prescribe methadone 5 mg tablets one to three times a day to treat pain or addiction. This eMedTV Web page further discusses methadone dosing guidelines, including the factors that may affect your amount and tips on using this medication.
  • Methadone and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV article discusses reports of methadone use during breastfeeding, which have shown little or no significant effects on the newborn. However, this page also covers some possible problems of using the drug while breastfeeding.
  • Methadone and Pregnancy
    Taking methadone when pregnant may not be safe. As this eMedTV page explains, studies on this topic show that the drug may cause birth defects and withdrawal symptoms. This page also covers when a doctor may allow methadone use during pregnancy.
  • Methadone Clinics
    If you are using methadone for addiction treatment, you must receive your doses from a methadone clinic. This eMedTV page explains why your doses must come from a clinic rather than a doctor and offers tips on finding a facility for methadone treatment.
  • Methadone Dosage
    There is no standard methadone dosage that will work for everyone in all situations. This eMedTV page offers general dosing guidelines for using methadone for pain or addiction treatment and offers tips on how to safely use this narcotic medication.
  • Methadone Drug Interactions
    Sleep medications, antidepressants, and various other drugs may react negatively with methadone. This eMedTV article lists other medications that may lead to methadone drug interactions and describes the potentially serious problems that could occur.
  • Methadone Effects
    Methadone can cause several effects on the body, such as reduced cravings for other opioids. This eMedTV article describes these and other methadone effects, including medical and recreational uses, as well as potential reactions to the drug.
  • Methadone Facts
    Contrary to popular belief, methadone treatment is healthier than abusing heroin. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at some of the myths and facts of using methadone for treating addiction to heroin or other morphine-like drugs.
  • Methadone Half-Life
    As this eMedTV article explains, methadone is used for pain relief and addiction treatment and can stay in your system for a long time. This page also describes what the half-life of methadone is and why it takes a while for the body to eliminate it.
  • Methadone Medication Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides important information on methadone, a medication used for pain control and addiction to certain types of drugs. This page also explains why it may not be suitable for some people and lists a few common side effects.
  • Methadone Overdose
    Immediate medical attention is necessary for a methadone overdose, as it can be fatal. This eMedTV page lists possible overdose symptoms (such as breathing problems and a slow heart rate) and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Methadone Pills
    This eMedTV article discusses methadone pills, which are commonly prescribed to treat pain and to help in the treatment of heroin addiction. This page offers more detail on how this medicine works and covers some general precautions and safety concerns.
  • Methadone Side Effects
    Common reactions to methadone include dizziness, nausea, and sedation. This eMedTV Web segment provides a more detailed list of possible methadone side effects, including potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Methadone Treatment
    A lower risk of overdose and death are among the benefits of treatment with methadone for addiction. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at the benefits and downsides of using this medication to treat abuse of heroin or other morphine-like drugs.
  • Methadone Withdrawal
    If you abruptly stop taking methadone, withdrawal symptoms could occur. This eMedTV resource describes some of the possible symptoms of withdrawal and explains what your healthcare provider may recommend to help minimize these symptoms.
  • Methadone Withdrawal Symptoms
    If you abruptly stop taking methadone, withdrawal symptoms may occur. This page from the eMedTV Web site lists possible symptoms of withdrawal, such as insomnia and vomiting, and covers the steps your doctor may take to limit these problems.
  • Methadone Withdrawel
    Stopping methadone too abruptly can cause unpleasant (but not usually life-threatening) withdrawal symptoms. This eMedTV page offers a list of possible methadone withdrawal symptoms. Methadone withdrawel is a common misspelling of methadone withdrawal.
  • Methadone Withdrawl
    If you abruptly stop taking methadone, withdrawal symptoms can occur. This eMedTV page describes possible symptoms of withdrawal and explains how they can be avoided. Methadone withdrawl is a common misspelling of methadone withdrawal.
  • Methamfetamin
    Methamphetamine is a prescription drug licensed to treat ADHD and obesity. This eMedTV segment explains how the medication works for these conditions and lists possible side effects. Methamfetamin is a common misspelling of methamphetamine.
  • Methamphetamin
    Methamphetamine is a medication often prescribed to treat ADHD. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains what else methamphetamine is used for and describes the effects of this drug. Methamphetamin is a common misspelling of methamphetamine.
  • Methamphetamine
    Methamphetamine is a medication that may be used to treat ADHD and obesity. This eMedTV Web page features an overview of methamphetamine, including a discussion of how the prescription drug works and a list of some of its more common side effects.
  • Methamphetamine Addiction and Abuse
    Methamphetamine may be habit-forming and can easily be abused. This eMedTV resource discusses methamphetamine addiction and abuse, including information about health problems it may cause and how to get help for dependency.
  • Methamphetamine and Weight Loss
    The prescription form of methamphetamine is licensed for the short-term treatment of obesity. This eMedTV article discusses methamphetamine and weight loss, and explains the risks of using the drug as an obesity treatment for longer than a few weeks.
  • Methamphetamine Overdose
    A person who has overdosed on methamphetamine may exhibit hyperactivity or hallucinate. This eMedTV article describes other possible effects of an overdose (such as seizures) and examines treatment options for such an overdose.
  • Methamphetamine Side Effects
    Based on studies of methamphetamine, side effects of the drug may include diarrhea, insomnia, and headache. This eMedTV segment discusses other possible side effects of methamphetamine, including some that may require medical attention.
  • Methamphetamine Withdrawal
    If you abruptly stop using methamphetamine, withdrawal symptoms may occur, such as depression or fatigue. This eMedTV segment lists other possible withdrawal symptoms and explains what you can do to avoid methamphetamine withdrawal.
  • Methamphetimine
    Methamphetamine is a prescription drug licensed to treat ADHD and obesity. This eMedTV segment provides a brief description of this drug, along with a link to more detailed information. Methamphetimine is a common misspelling of methamphetamine.
  • Methatrexate
    Methotrexate is approved to treat several conditions, including cancer and severe psoriasis. This eMedTV page briefly describes the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Methatrexate is a common misspelling of methotrexate.
  • Methcarbamol
    Methocarbamol, a muscle relaxant, is used to relieve pain caused by muscle spasms. This part of the eMedTV site describes this drug in greater detail and provides a link to more information. Methcarbamol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methedone
    Methadone is a prescription drug used to treat pain and addiction. This eMedTV Web segment explores the benefits of methadone and offers some general warnings and precautions to be aware of. Methedone is a common misspelling of methadone.
  • Methemphetamine
    Methamphetamine is licensed for the treatment of obesity and ADHD. This eMedTV resource explains how methamphetamine works and explores its specific uses and potential side effects. Methemphetamine is a common misspelling of methamphetamine.
  • Methidone
    Doctors may prescribe methadone (a narcotic) to treat moderate-to-severe pain or heroin addiction. This eMedTV article explains how this drug works, describes its effects, and offers general precautions. Methidone is a common misspelling of methadone.
  • Methimazole
    A drug that is available only by prescription, methimazole is used to treat an overactive thyroid. This eMedTV segment gives an in-depth overview of this antithyroid medication, explaining its side effects, when and how to take it, and more.
  • Methimizole
    A prescription drug, methimazole is used to lower levels of thyroid hormone in people with hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of the drug and provides a link to more details. Methimizole is a common misspelling of methimazole.
  • Methocarbam
    Methocarbamol is a type of muscle relaxant used for the short-term treatment of muscle spasms. This eMedTV article describes this drug briefly and provides a link to more information. Methocarbam is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methocarbam 750 mg Drug Information
    Brand-name methocarbamol tablets are available in a 750-mg strength. This part of the eMedTV site takes a closer look at the strengths available for this medicine. Methocarbam 750 drug information is a common misspelling and variation of methocarbamol.
  • Methocarbamol
    A prescription medicine, methocarbamol is used to treat muscle spasms. This eMedTV Web article takes an in-depth look at this medication, with information on potential side effects, when and how to take it, warnings and safety precautions, and more.
  • Methocarbamol 500 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV article explains, 500 mg methocarbamol tablets are available only in generic form. This resource tells you more about the different forms and strengths of methocarbamol, including a link to more detailed information.
  • Methocarbamol 750 mg
    This selection from the eMedTV archives explains that methocarbamol is available as 750 mg and 500 mg tablets. This Web page tells you what you need to know about methocarbamol dosing, including a link to more detailed information on the topic.
  • Methocarbamol Dosage
    As explained in this eMedTV page, the typical dose of methocarbamol tablets is 1500 mg, four times daily, for the first two or three days of treatment. This resource offers more information on when and how to take this drug, both tablets and injections.
  • Methocarbamol Drug Information
    Methocarbamol is a prescription muscle relaxant used to treat muscle spasms. This article from the eMedTV Web site offers more drug information on methocarbamol, including dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and available strengths.
  • Methocarbanol
    Available by prescription only, methocarbamol is used as a treatment for muscle spasms. This eMedTV selection tells you what you need to know about this drug and includes a link to more information. Methocarbanol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methocarbomal
    Methocarbamol is a prescription muscle relaxant that works on the central nervous system. As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, it is used for the treatment of short-term muscle spasms. Methocarbomal is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methocarbomol
    A muscle relaxant, methocarbamol is a medication that treats pain caused by muscle spasms. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at this drug, describing its side effects and dosing guidelines. Methocarbomol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methocarbonal
    Approved for treating muscle spasms, methocarbamol is a muscle relaxant available only with a prescription. This eMedTV Web resource gives an overview of this medicine and its potential side effects. Methocarbonal is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
  • Methodone
    Methadone, an opioid narcotic, is approved for pain relief and addiction treatment. This eMedTV resource offers a brief overview of this medicine, including the various forms and potential side effects. Methodone is a common misspelling of methadone.
  • Methodone Withdrawal
    Withdrawal symptoms may occur if you stop taking methadone too quickly. This eMedTV Web segment provides a list of possible methadone withdrawal symptoms, such as vomiting and insomnia. Methodone withdrawal is a common misspelling of methadone withdrawal.
  • Methotraxate
    Methotrexate is a drug commonly used to treat psoriasis and other conditions. This eMedTV article offers a brief overview this product and provides a link to more detailed information. Methotraxate is a common misspelling of methotrexate.
  • Methotrexate
    As a prescription drug, methotrexate has several uses, including the treatment of psoriasis and cancer. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this versatile medication, including details on side effects, how it works, and available strengths.
  • Methotrexate and Psoriatic Arthritis
    As this eMedTV segment explains, methotrexate is not approved to treat psoriatic arthritis, but many healthcare providers may still prescribe it for this use. This article looks at the safety and effectiveness of using this drug for psoriatic arthritis.
  • Methotrexate Drug Information
    Methotrexate is a medicine used to treat cancer, severe psoriasis, and other conditions. This section of the eMedTV Web site provides more information on methotrexate, explaining how the drug works and listing safety issues to discuss with your doctor.
  • Methotrexate Serious Side Effects
    As this eMedTV article explains, serious side effects of methotrexate can include severe diarrhea and liver damage, among others. This resource takes a look at other serious reactions that may occur and provides a link to more information.
  • Methotrexate Side Effects
    Common side effects of methotrexate include mouth sores, nausea, and vomiting. This segment from the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at potential side effects of this medication, including those that require immediate medical care.
  • Methotrexate Toxicity Signs
    Because methotrexate is so powerful, even normal doses can cause signs of toxicity (such as liver damage). This eMedTV segment provides a list of potential symptoms of toxicity and includes a link to more information on the topic.
  • Methylin
    Methylin is a medication that is approved to treat narcolepsy in adults and ADHD in children. This segment of the eMedTV archives explains how the drug works and further explores its effects, potential side effects, and dosage information.
  • Methylin: A Controlled Substance
    Methylin, a controlled substance, can be habit-forming and easily abused. As this page of the eMedTV site explains, because Methylin and other Schedule II controlled substances have the potential for abuse, there are special rules for prescribing them.
  • Methylphenidate
    Methylphenidate is a medication that is used for the treatment of ADHD and narcolepsy. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug works, offers precautions to be aware of when taking the medication, lists possible side effects, and more.
  • Methylphenidate and D2 Receptors
    Methylphenidate is effective in treating ADHD because it increases the binding of dopamine to D2 receptors. This eMedTV article explains the link between methylphenidate and D2 receptors, and discusses the risk of drug abuse with the medication.
  • Methylphenidate HCL
    This eMedTV article provides a brief overview of methylphenidate HCl, a drug used to treat both narcolepsy and ADHD. This segment explains why the medication works for two different conditions, why special rules surround its use, and more.
  • Methylphenidate Patch
    The methylphenidate patch (available by prescription only) is used for ADHD in children and adolescents. This eMedTV Web page explains how the patch works, describes its effects, and lists possible side effects it may cause.
  • Methylphenidate Side Effects
    Common methylphenidate side effects may include insomnia, nausea, or nervousness. This eMedTV article describes other common side effects seen with the drug and also lists rare side effects and those that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Methylphenidate Withdrawal
    Methylphenidate withdrawal may occur if the medication is stopped abruptly. This eMedTV article lists possible withdrawal symptoms and explains how it is more likely to occur in people who are taking doses much higher than recommended.
  • Methylsulfonylmethane
    Methylsulfonylmethane is a supplement often claimed to be useful for treating a wide variety of conditions. This eMedTV page lists some of these conditions, explains how methylsulfonylmethane works, and lists possible side effects of the supplement.
  • Methyltestosterone
    As an altered form of testosterone, methyltestosterone can help treat low testosterone levels in men. This eMedTV segment takes a look at other uses for this medicine, describes general dosing guidelines, and lists potential side effects.
  • Methyphenidate
    Methylphenidate is a prescription medicine that is licensed to treat ADHD and narcolepsy. This eMedTV page further describes the drug, including its uses, effects, and possible side effects. Methyphenidate is a common misspelling of methylphenidate.
  • Metoclopram
    Metoclopramide is a prescription medicine used to treat GERD and diabetic gastroparesis. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of metoclopramide and lists its potential side effects. Metoclopram is a common misspelling of metoclopramide.
  • Metoclopramida
    The prescription drug metoclopramide is used for treating GERD and diabetic gastroparesis. This eMedTV article explains how metoclopramide works and lists warnings and precautions for the drug. Metoclopramida is a common misspelling of metoclopramide.
  • Metoclopramide
    Metoclopramide is a medication approved for the short-term treatment of GERD and diabetic gastroparesis. This eMedTV segment offers a more in-depth look at metoclopramide and its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Metoclopramine
    People with GERD or diabetic gastroparesis may benefit from a medication called metoclopramide. This eMedTV page explains how often metoclopramide is taken and describes the drug's effects. Metoclopramine is a common misspelling of metoclopramide.
  • Metoclopromide
    Metoclopramide is used for treating diabetic gastroparesis and GERD. This eMedTV page describes how metoclopramide works and explains what to discuss with your doctor before starting treatment. Metoclopromide is a common misspelling of metoclopramide.
  • Metolazone
    Metolazone is used to treat fluid retention and control high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at how metolazone works to treat these conditions and also discusses potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Metoprol
    Your doctor may prescribe metoprolol if you have angina, high blood pressure, or congestive heart failure. This eMedTV segment explains how metoprolol works and lists potential side effects of the drug. Metoprol is a common misspelling of metoprolol.
  • Metoprolol
    Metoprolol is a drug often used to treat angina, high blood pressure, and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV page covers other uses of the drug and includes more details on metoprolol's effects, potential side effects, and dosing information.
  • Metoprolol 100 mg Tablets
    If you have high blood pressure, your doctor may prescribe a starting dose of 100 mg metoprolol tablets. This eMedTV Web resource discusses some of the factors that may affect your metoprolol dosage and offers tips on using this medication.
  • Metoprolol 25 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, your doctor may prescribe 25 mg metoprolol tablets to treat certain heart and blood vessel conditions. This page also covers metoprolol dosing guidelines and describes factors that may affect your dose.
  • Metoprolol Alternatives
    If you have side effects or if metoprolol is not working for you, there are several alternatives available. This eMedTV Web resource provides a brief overview of several alternatives to metoprolol, such as other blood pressure medications.
  • Metoprolol and Depression
    There are many possible side effects of metoprolol, and depression is one of the more common ones. This eMedTV segment discusses the likelihood of developing depression with this drug and lists possible symptoms of depression to look out for.
  • Metoprolol Blood Pressure Medicine
    As a type of blood pressure medicine, metoprolol works by blocking certain receptors in the body. This eMedTV Web page further discusses metoprolol, including how the medication works and information on the effectiveness of this drug.
  • Metoprolol Drug Information
    Your healthcare provider may prescribe metoprolol if you have high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment features some basic drug information on metoprolol, including a list of its other uses. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Metoprolol for Anxiety
    Treating anxiety with metoprolol is considered an off-label use of the medication. This eMedTV Web article further discusses using this drug for anxiety symptoms, including information on how this medication may work to relieve anxiety.
  • Metoprolol for Children
    As this eMedTV page explains, the extended-release form of metoprolol may help treat high blood pressure in children as young as six. This page further discusses children and metoprolol, including some possible off-label uses of the drug in young people.
  • Metoprolol Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, oral metoprolol tablets may be prescribed to treat several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This page also describes how metoprolol works, possible side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Metoprolol Pills
    Available in pill form, metoprolol is a drug that is used to treat high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV article covers how the medicine works, explains how it is taken, and also provides a link to more information.
  • Metoprolol Problems
    Some of the potential problems with metoprolol may include tiredness, dizziness, and diarrhea. This eMedTV Web segment describes other possible problems, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Metoprolol Risks
    Some of the potential risks with using metoprolol may include tiredness, diarrhea, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web resource describes other risks with this drug, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Metoprolol Side Effects
    Tiredness, slow heart rate, and dizziness are some of the more common metoprolol side effects. This part of the eMedTV library lists other common side effects of the drug, side effects that are rare, and problems that require prompt medical attention.
  • Metoprolol Succinate
    Metoprolol succinate is licensed to treat high blood pressure, angina, and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV page provides detailed information about this prescription drug, noting its side effects, available strengths, and overdose symptoms.
  • Metoprolol Tablets
    Available as a tablet, metoprolol is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at the different forms of this drug, including the different strengths that are available.
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
    Metoprolol tartrate is a drug used to treat several conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV article discusses specific uses for this prescription medicine, as well as its potential side effects, general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Metphormin
    Metformin works to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how metformin works and covers what to tell your healthcare provider prior to taking the drug. Metphormin is a common misspelling of metformin.
  • Metranidazole
    Metronidazole is an antibiotic used to treat infections caused by parasites and anaerobic bacteria. This eMedTV article explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this drug. Metranidazole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metro Cream
    MetroCream is a medicated skin cream approved to treat pimples and bumps caused by rosacea. This eMedTV article explores this prescription drug, including dosing instructions and possible side effects. Metro cream is a common misspelling of MetroCream.
  • MetroCream
    MetroCream is a medication applied directly on the skin twice daily to treat rosacea. This eMedTV Web page features an overview of this prescription drug, including details on potential side effects, dosing instructions, safety issues, and more.
  • Metrogel
    Metrogel is a type of skin gel prescribed for the treatment of rosacea. This selection from the eMedTV Web site contains an overview of this medication, including details on dosing instructions, possible side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • MetroGel-Vaginal
    MetroGel-Vaginal is a prescription medicine used to treat bacterial vaginosis in women. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this antibiotic drug, including how it works, general dosing guidelines, safety precautions, and more.
  • Metrondazole
    Metronidazole is an antibiotic used for treating various types of infections. This page on the eMedTV site explains how this drug works, describes its specific effects, and links to more information. Metrondazole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metronidazol
    Metronidazole is a prescription drug licensed to treat certain bacterial or parasitic infections. This eMedTV page describes how this medication works and explains what forms are available. Metronidazol is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metronidazole
    Metronidazole is an antibiotic often prescribed to treat different types of infections. This eMedTV Web page explains what forms and strengths the medication comes in, describes how it works, lists some of its possible side effects, and more.
  • Metronidazole 250 mg
    There are only two strengths available for regular, oral metronidazole: 250 mg and 500 mg tablets. This eMedTV segment lists the other strengths available for oral metronidazole and offers tips and precautions for using this particular medicine.
  • Metronidazole 500 mg
    There are three strengths available for the tablet form of oral metronidazole: 500 mg, 250 mg, and 750 mg. This eMedTV resource provides dosing tips for those using this medication and offers general warnings and precautions to be aware of.
  • Metronidazole and Alcohol
    Many doctors believe that metronidazole and alcohol interact in a severe or even dangerous way. As this eMedTV resource explains, however, recent clinical studies have failed to demonstrate a significant interaction between the two.
  • Metronidazole and Pregnancy
    It is currently unclear whether metronidazole is completely safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV resource offers more information on metronidazole and pregnancy, and explores what problems may occur if an unborn child is exposed to this drug.
  • Metronidazole Cream
    Metronidazole cream is applied on the skin twice daily for the treatment of rosacea. This eMedTV Web page contains an overview of this prescription drug, with details on how to apply it, potential side effects, and why it is not safe for everyone.
  • Metronidazole Gel
    Metronidazole gel is applied on the skin once or twice daily to treat rosacea. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of this prescription medication, including information on dosing instructions, available strengths, and possible side effects.
  • Metronidazole Prescription Drugs
    Many different metronidazole prescription drugs are available, including brand-name and generic drugs. This eMedTV Web page provides a list of prescription metronidazole products and explains which ones are not available in generic form.
  • Metronidazole Side Effects
    Potential side effects seen with metronidazole include diarrhea or constipation, dizziness, and nausea. This eMedTV Web page includes a more complete list of possible side effects and explains which problems may require medical attention.
  • Metronidazole Vaginal Gel
    Metronidazole vaginal gel is a type of antibiotic used to treat bacterial vaginosis. This page from the eMedTV Web library contains an overview of this prescription medication, with details on how to use it, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Metronidiazole
    Doctors may prescribe metronidazole to treat infections caused by parasites and anaerobic bacteria. This eMedTV article explains how this medicine works and lists its potential side effects. Metronidiazole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metronidizole
    Metronidazole is an antibiotic often prescribed to treat various types of infections. This eMedTV resource discusses these uses in more detail and explains what forms this drug comes in. Metronidizole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metronidozole
    The antibiotic metronidazole is approved to treat certain bacterial and parasitic infections. This eMedTV page describes this medication in more detail and lists some side effects that may occur. Metronidozole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Metronizadole
    The prescription antibiotic metronidazole is used for treating various types of infections. This eMedTV page covers these uses in more detail and lists possible side effects to be aware of. Metronizadole is a common misspelling of metronidazole.
  • Mevacor
    Mevacor is a type of drug used to treat high triglycerides and high cholesterol, among other things. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this medication, with detailed information on its dosing guidelines, side effects, and more.
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