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Mevacor Dosage - MMR Side Effects

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Mevacor Dosage to MMR Side Effects. 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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  • Mevacor Side Effects
    Gas, diarrhea, and headaches are some common Mevacor side effects. As this eMedTV page explains, there are also more serious side effects that need to be reported to your doctor immediately, such as vomiting or yellowing of the skin.
  • Mevicor
    Mevacor is a medicine that is commonly used for the treatment of high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This eMedTV page explains how Mevacor works and describes its uses and effects. Mevicor is a common misspelling of Mevacor.
  • Mexiletine
    Mexiletine capsules are taken every 8 or 12 hours to help treat potentially dangerous heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV article presents more details on this antiarrhythmia drug, including specific uses, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Mexitil
    Available by prescription only, Mexitil is used to treat potentially life-threatening heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV segment offers a comprehensive look at this antiarrhythmia medication, including how it works, side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Miacalcic Nasal Spray
    Miacalcin nasal spray can be prescribed to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. This eMedTV Web page explains the effects of the drug and lists its possible side effects. Miacalcic nasal spray is a common misspelling of Miacalcin nasal spray.
  • Miacalcin
    Miacalcin is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women, among other things. This eMedTV segment describes the medication in detail, including information on additional uses, side effects, dosing, and how it is administered.
  • Miacalcin Nasal Spray
    Miacalcin nasal spray is an osteoporosis medication that is approved for postmenopausal women. This eMedTV page describes how the drug works, explains when and how to use the nasal spray, and offers general precautions and warnings for the medicine.
  • Miacalcin Nasal Spray Side Effects
    Nausea, muscle pain, and fatigue are some of the most common side effects of Miacalcin nasal spray. This eMedTV segment lists other possible side effects of the drug and explains when you should report them to your healthcare provider.
  • Micalcin Nasal Spray
    Miacalcin nasal spray is a medicine that can be prescribed to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. This eMedTV article provides a brief overview of the medication. Micalcin nasal spray is a common misspelling of Miacalcin nasal spray.
  • Micardis
    Micardis is a medication that is prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This page on the eMedTV site further describes Micardis and its effects, potential side effects, and dosing tips and precautions.
  • Micardis HCT
    Micardis HCT is a blood pressure medicine that combines two drugs -- hydrochlorothiazide and Micardis. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at the drug, including its uses, effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Micardis Hydrochlorothiazide
    This eMedTV page provides a brief look at Micardis HCT (hydrochlorothiazide). It lists common side effects of this high blood pressure drug and urges readers to contact their healthcare provider if they think they are experiencing an adverse reaction.
  • Micardis Information
    Are you looking for information on Micardis? This segment of the eMedTV library explains what this medication is used for, dosing guidelines, and important safety concerns to discuss with your healthcare provider, with a link to learn more.
  • Micardis Overdose
    A Micardis overdose may result in increased heart rate, kidney failure, or extremely low blood pressure. This eMedTV article provides a list of possible Micardis overdose symptoms and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Micardis Side Effects
    This eMedTV page provides a list of potential Micardis side effects, including diarrhea, upper respiratory infection, and back pain. Serious side effects of Micardis that require medical attention (such as itching or wheezing) are also listed.
  • Miconazole for Diaper Rash
    If your child has an infected diaper rash, miconazole (an antifungal) may be needed to fight the infection. This eMedTV segment explains how antifungal creams work for yeast diaper rashes and offers information on where you can find these products.
  • Microgestin
    Microgestin is a combined oral contraceptive. This selection from the eMedTV site takes an in-depth look at Microgestin, including information on how it works, what you should talk to your doctor about before taking it, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Microgestin Fe
    Microgestin Fe is a prescription birth control pill that works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this medicine, including information on its possible side effects and what you should tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Micronase
    Micronase is a prescription drug that is approved to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works to increase insulin production, outlines potential side effects, and offers tips on taking it.
  • Micronized Glyburide
    Micronized glyburide is used to help lower blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug increases insulin production, describes how it differs from the unmicronized version, and offers tips on taking it.
  • Microscopic Colitis
    Microscopic colitis is a disease that causes the colon to become inflamed. This eMedTV Web page explains the two forms of this disease, collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis, as well as symptoms and treatment options.
  • Microzide
    Microzide is a prescription drug that is approved to control high blood pressure and treat water retention. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works and offers detailed information on its uses, effects, and possible side effects.
  • Midasolan
    Before a medical procedure or surgery, your doctor may give you midazolam to sedate you. This eMedTV page lists certain conditions you should tell your doctor about before he or she gives you this drug. Midasolan is a common misspelling of midazolam.
  • Midazolam
    Midazolam is a drug that can be used as a sedative before and during surgeries and medical procedures. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at this medication and its effects, dosage guidelines, and general precautions.
  • Midazolam Hydrochloride
    This page of the eMedTV site provides a brief overview of midazolam hydrochloride. It discusses the different uses for this drug, when it may need to be avoided, and why it might be taken without food. There is also a link to more detailed information.
  • Midazolan
    Midazolam is a medicine often used as a sedative for surgeries, medical procedures, and dental procedures. This eMedTV page describes the effects of midazolam and lists possible side effects of the drug. Midazolan is a common misspelling of midazolam.
  • Middle Ear Infection Cipro
    As this eMedTV article explains, ciprofloxacin ear drops are approved for the treatment of external ear infections, but they are sometimes used "off-label" to treat infections of the middle ear. This article gives a brief overview of this unapproved use.
  • Middle Name Meanings
    As this eMedTV resource discusses, many middle name meanings can be chosen more for their sentimental meaning rather than their technical meaning. This page highlights the different ways to examine the meaning of middle names.
  • Mifeprex
    Mifeprex is prescribed to cause an abortion during early pregnancy. This selection from the eMedTV Web library contains information on this medication, including how it is used, how it works, what to expect during treatment, and more.
  • Mifeprex Abortion Pill
    A doctor may prescribe Mifeprex to terminate a pregnancy that is no more than seven weeks along. This eMedTV article takes a brief look at this abortion pill, including how Mifeprex works and dosing information. A link to more details is also included.
  • Mifepristone
    Mifepristone is taken to cause an abortion in a woman who is seven weeks or less into the pregnancy. This eMedTV article explains when this prescription medicine is used and how it is given. Details on side effects and safety issues are also covered.
  • Mifepristone and Misoprostol
    If your pregnancy has not been terminated with mifepristone, you may receive misoprostol. This eMedTV segment takes a look at dosing guidelines for taking mifepristone to cause an abortion, and what you can expect during this process.
  • Mifepristone and Misoprostol Regimen
    As explained in this eMedTV page, the drug regimen for terminating a pregnancy with mifepristone sometimes includes a dose of misoprostol two days after taking mifepristone. This article covers what to expect when using these drugs to cause an abortion.
  • Mifepristone Effectiveness
    As this eMedTV page explains, studies on mifepristone's effectiveness have shown that most women who take this pill will be able to terminate a pregnancy. However, this pill does not always work, and some women still need to have a surgical procedure.
  • Migrain
    A migraine headache causes severe, intense pain on one or both sides of the head. This eMedTV segment provides an overview of this condition, noting who these headaches affect and what can trigger them. Migrain is a common misspelling of migraine.
  • Migrain Headaches
    An estimated 28 million Americans experience migraine headaches. This eMedTV segment briefly discusses the symptoms of these headaches and how often they tend to occur. Migrain headaches is a common misspelling of migraine headaches.
  • Migraine
    Migraines are the second most common headache syndrome in the United States after tension headaches. This eMedTV article takes a detailed look at migraine headache triggers, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
  • Migraine Causes
    As this eMedTV page explains, the cause of migraine headaches could potentially be associated with blood flow changes in the brain, an imbalance of brain chemicals, or genetics. This page offers an overview of each of these possible causes.
  • Migraine Diary
    This eMedTV page explains the importance of keeping a migraine diary, a tool used to document the frequency and severity of migraines, as well as the factors that may play a role in developing migraines. This article also provides a sample diary.
  • Migraine Diet
    This eMedTV page explains that, for most people, there is no special "migraine diet" that can decrease the chances of developing migraines. But this article describes dietary changes you can make if you have migraines that seem to be triggered by food.
  • Migraine Food Triggers
    There are only a small number of people who have migraines that are triggered only by food. This eMedTV segment lists various food triggers and explains how to determine if they are causing a migraine attack for you.
  • Migraine Headaches
    Migraine headaches cause severe pain that may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and other symptoms. This eMedTV resource discusses these headaches in detail, including their causes, triggers, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Migraine Information
    Are you looking for information on migraine headaches? This eMedTV segment is a good place to start. It explains the characteristics of these headaches, how many people they affect, causes, and how to prevent them, with a link to learn more.
  • Migraine Medications
    Pain relief and the prevention of future migraine attacks are the goals of migraine treatment. This eMedTV resource discusses in detail the different migraine medications that are available, including triptans, NSAIDs, caffeine, and antidepressants.
  • Migraine Prevention
    As this eMedTV page explains, migraine prevention starts with understanding triggers and finding healthy ways to cope with stress. This article explains how lifestyle changes, medications, and alternative therapies can help prevent this type of headache.
  • Migraine Relief
    Various classes of drugs can provide migraine relief. This eMedTV article lists some of these drugs, as well as a number of alternative and complementary treatments that are also available (such as biofeedback, herbs, and vitamins).
  • Migraine Symptoms
    People with migraines often have a moderate-to-severe headache affecting one side of the body. This eMedTV page describes other common migraine symptoms (like a lack of appetite), as well as the "auras" some people have before their migraines start.
  • Migraine Treatments
    Pain relief and preventing migraine attacks are the primary goals of migraine treatments. This page on the eMedTV Web site describes these treatments in detail, including medications, biofeedback training, and stress reduction, among others.
  • Migraine Triggers
    Physical, psychological, and environmental factors that can cause migraines are known as migraine triggers. This eMedTV segment offers a list of common triggers of this type of headache, such as stress, anxiety, and bright light or loud noise.
  • Migraines
    As this eMedTV page explains, migraines are a type of headache that can be triggered by a wide variety of things. This page lists a few triggers and discusses the two most common kinds of migraines and treatment options, with a link to more information.
  • Migrains
    Migraines cause severe, intense pain behind an eye or ear and sometimes around the temples. This eMedTV page describes migraines in detail, noting possible triggers and treatments. Migrains is a common misspelling and variation of migraine headaches.
  • Migrane
    A migraine is an intense, painful headache that is often brought on by certain triggers, such as stress. This eMedTV resource briefly describes this condition and offers a link to more detailed information. Migrane is a common misspelling of migraine.
  • Migrane Headaches
    This eMedTV resource provides a brief overview of migraine headaches, which are often characterized by severe pain felt on one or both sides of the head. Migrane headaches is a common misspelling of migraine headaches.
  • Migranes
    Migraines cause intense pain that is often felt behind an eye or ear or around the temples. This page on the eMedTV site provides a brief overview of what triggers these headaches and treatment options. Migranes is a common misspelling of migraines.
  • Migrans
    People with migraines have severe pain that is often felt around the temples or behind an eye. This eMedTV page explores symptoms, triggers, and treatments, and includes a link to more information. Migrans is a common misspelling of migraine headaches.
  • Milk Thissel
    People may use milk thistle medicinally to treat a number of health conditions. This eMedTV page describes the possible benefits of milk thistle and provides a link to more information. Milk thissel is a common misspelling of milk thistle.
  • Milk Thistel
    Milk thistle may help to treat a variety of health conditions, such as diabetes, heartburn, and indigestion. This eMedTV segment discusses what you need to know before using milk thistle medicinally. Milk thistel is a common misspelling of milk thistle.
  • Milk Thistle
    Milk thistle is an herbal product claimed to treat several health conditions, such as diabetes. This eMedTV article provides an overview of milk thistle, including information on its effectiveness, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Milk Thistle and Hep C
    Due to its potential benefit to the liver, milk thistle is sometimes taken by people with hepatitis C. As this eMedTV article explains, scientists are still awaiting clear-cut evidence of its effectiveness.
  • Milk Thistle and Hepatitis C
    Some people augment their treatment for hepatitis C with milk thistle -- a plant from the aster family. This eMedTV Web page discusses this practice in detail, including information about milk thistle's potential benefits and possible side effects.
  • Milk Thistle Benefits
    Milk thistle may help to treat several conditions, such as diabetes, high cholesterol, and liver disease. This eMedTV resource explores other milk thistle benefits, and explains how more research is needed to determine the effectiveness of this plant.
  • Milk Thistle Dosage
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, there is no standard milk thistle dosage established at this time. This page describes the doses of milk thistle that were used in some studies of the supplement, and offers tips on when and how to take this herb.
  • Milk Thistle Side Effects Review
    Headaches, nausea, and diarrhea are among the possible side effects of milk thistle. This part of the eMedTV archives describes other milk thistle side effects to watch out for, including serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Milk Thistle Supplement Information
    This page of the eMedTV Web site provides some basic information on milk thistle supplements. It takes a look at some of the uses for this product, how it works, and safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.
  • Milkthistle
    Milk thistle may have several beneficial uses, such as treating or preventing liver disease. This eMedTV resource features a brief look at milk thistle and offers a link to more detailed information. Milkthistle is a common misspelling of milk thistle.
  • Milnacipran
    Milnacipran is a medication that is often used for the treatment of fibromyalgia. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes how this medication works, explains when and how to take it, lists some of its potential side effects, and more.
  • Mini-Stroke
    A mini-stroke is a sudden event in which the blood supply to the brain is interrupted for a short time. This eMedTV segment provides an in-depth look at this topic, including information on symptoms, causes, treatment, and more.
  • Mini-Stroke Treatment
    For people who have had a mini-stroke, treatment often involves lifestyle changes (such as losing weight). This eMedTV resource discusses treatment for a mini-stroke, which may also include drugs to help prevent blood clots.
  • Mini-Strokes
    As this eMedTV resource explains, a mini-stroke is a serious medical condition requiring prompt medical care. This Web page takes a look at how long symptoms last, possible warning signs, and why treatment for mini-strokes is so urgent.
  • Miningitis
    Meningitis is a disease that may harm or destroy nerve cells and cause bleeding in the brain. This eMedTV page lists common symptoms of the condition and explains how the infection can be treated. Miningitis is a common misspelling of meningitis.
  • Minitran
    Minitran, a medicated skin patch, helps prevent chest pain caused by inadequate blood flow to the heart. This eMedTV segment gives a detailed overview of this drug, with information on how it works, how to use it, possible side effects, and more.
  • Minocin
    Minocin is an antibiotic prescribed to treat acne and certain types of bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works and offers a more in-depth look at dosing information, potential side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Minocin Antibiotic Information
    This eMedTV resource discusses important information on Minocin, an antibiotic used for treating various bacterial infections, such as acne and urinary tract infections. This page also explains why Minocin may not be suitable for some people.
  • Minocyclin
    Minocycline is a generic medication approved to treat bacterial infections. This eMedTV segment covers other minocycline uses, explains how the drug works, and lists its potential side effects. Minocyclin is a common misspelling of minocycline.
  • Minocycline
    Minocycline is an antibiotic commonly used to treat bacterial infections, anthrax infections, and acne. This eMedTV resource further discusses the drug, including its effects, general dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • In-depth Information on Minocycline for Acne
    As this selection from the eMedTV Web site explains, acne can be treated with the antibiotic minocycline. This article explains how this antibiotic usually responds better than the others and typically has few side effects.
  • Minocycline HCL
    This page of the eMedTV library presents a brief overview of minocycline HCl, a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat a wide range of conditions. This article covers how this medication works and how often it is taken, with a link to learn more.
  • Minocycline Side Effects
    Common minocycline side effects include nausea, dizziness, headache, or fever. As this section of the eMedTV library explains, there are also more serious side effects that may occur with this drug, such as difficulty swallowing and severe stomach cramps.
  • Minoxadil
    Minoxidil is an over-the-counter (OTC) medicine used to treat male and female pattern baldness. This eMedTV Web page explains how often minoxidil should be used and describes possible side effects. Minoxadil is a common misspelling of minoxidil.
  • Minoxadil Oral
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, minoxidil oral is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure. This page offers an overview of dosing guidelines and safety precautions. Minoxadil oral is a common misspelling of minoxidil oral.
  • Minoxidil
    Minoxidil is a nonprescription medicine used to treat male and female pattern baldness. This portion of the eMedTV Web library offers a more detailed look at this drug and its uses, potential side effects, dosing information, and general precautions.
  • Minoxidil 15%
    Minoxidil comes in the form of a solution or a foam and is available in two strengths (2% or 5%). This eMedTV page explains that a minoxidil 15% product is not approved for use in the United States. A description of how to use minoxidil is also provided.
  • Minoxidil 2%
    This eMedTV page explains that if you have male or female pattern baldness, minoxidil 2% solution may help with hair growth. This article offers more details, including how minoxidil is used to stimulate hair growth and the strengths and forms available.
  • Minoxidil 5%
    If you have male pattern hair loss, you may benefit from minoxidil 5% foam or solution. This eMedTV selection provides more information on this product, including an explanation of why women should avoid this strength of minoxidil.
  • Minoxidil Foam
    This eMedTV article explains that minoxidil comes in a foam and a liquid solution, and is applied to the scalp twice daily. This page also explains why some formulations of this hair product are meant only for men. A link to more details is also included.
  • Minoxodil
    Minoxidil is a nonprescription medicine used to treat male and female pattern baldness. This eMedTV article further discusses minoxidil and its specific uses, expected results, and potential side effects. Minoxodil is a common misspelling of minoxidil.
  • Minoxodil Oral
    Minoxidil oral is a drug prescribed to improve blood flow in people with high blood pressure. This eMedTV page takes a look at minoxidil oral, including how it works and possible side effects. Minoxodil oral is a common misspelling of minoxidil oral.
  • Mioplex
    Myoplex provides a mixture of protein, carbohydrates, fat, vitamins, and minerals. This eMedTV page offers a brief description of this supplement and explains what to tell your doctor before using it. Mioplex is a common misspelling of Myoplex.
  • Miprocin
    The FDA has approved mupirocin for several different bacterial infections. This eMedTV resource describes the different forms available, specific conditions the drug can treat, and possible side effects. Miprocin is a common misspelling of mupirocin.
  • MiraLAX
    If you have occasional constipation, you may benefit from MiraLAX. This page of the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this over-the-counter laxative, including details on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • MiraLAX 238 gram
    The 238-gram MiraLAX multidose bottle contains 14 doses of this laxative. This eMedTV selection discusses various other dosing amounts that are available and gives a brief description of general dosing guidelines. A link to more details is also included.
  • MiraLAX Dosage
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, the standard MiraLAX dose is 17 grams of the powder dissolved in a beverage and swallowed once daily. This article also provides important dosing instructions on how to safely and effectively use this laxative.
  • MiraLAX Drug Class
    As this eMedTV article explains, MiraLAX belongs to a class of drugs called osmotic laxatives and works by drawing water into the colon. This Web page further discusses how this laxative works and describes possible side effects that may occur.
  • MiraLAX for Children
    Before using MiraLAX in children, make sure to check with your child's doctor. This eMedTV article explains that using this laxative in children is considered an "off-label," or unapproved, use of the drug. This page also describes how it works.
  • MiraLAX Ingredients
    There is only one ingredient in MiraLAX -- the active ingredient called polyethylene glycol 3350 (PEG-3350). This eMedTV resource explains that this laxative does not contain any inactive ingredients and links to more detailed information.
  • MiraLAX Laxative
    Available without a prescription, MiraLAX is a laxative used to treat occasional constipation. This eMedTV article takes a brief look at how this medication works, how to take it, and when it starts to work. A link to more details is also provided.
  • MiraLAX Powder
    Before consuming MiraLAX, the powder should be dissolved in a beverage, such as water or juice. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief look at how to take this laxative and how this medicine works. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • MiraLAX Side Effects
    Diarrhea, nausea, and gas are some of the more common MiraLAX side effects. This eMedTV Web resource provides a more detailed list of problems you may experience during treatment with this laxative, with information on when to seek medical care.
  • Mirana
    As an intrauterine contraceptive, Mirena can help prevent pregnancy for up to five years. This eMedTV resource offers a brief overview of the contraceptive and provides a link to more detailed information. Mirana is a common misspelling of Mirena.
  • Mirapex
    Mirapex is a prescription medicine approved to treat Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome. This eMedTV article provides an overview of Mirapex, including information on how this drug works, possible side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Mirapex Side Effects
    A few common side effects of Mirapex include nausea, insomnia, and headaches. This eMedTV Web page lists other possible side effects, including serious side effects (such as difficulty breathing and vision changes) that may require prompt medical care.
  • Mircett
    Mircette is a birth control pill that works by stopping ovulation and altering the cervical mucus. This eMedTV page also lists possible side effects of Mircette and offers some dosing tips. Mircett is a common misspelling of Mircette.
  • Mircette
    Mircette is a prescription birth control pill. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of Mircette, including information on how the contraceptive works to prevent pregnancy, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to take the pill.
  • Mircette Birth Control Pills
    As this eMedTV page explains, many different kinds of birth control pills are available, such as Mircette. This segment discusses important dosing instructions for this drug and commonly reported side effects.
  • Mircette Side Effects
    Possible Mircette side effects include Bloating, headache, and spotting between periods. As this eMedTV page explains, most side effects are minor, but be sure to notify your doctor if you develop more serious problems, such as chest pain or migraines.
  • Mirena
    Mirena is an intrauterine device that is used to prevent pregnancy for up to five years. This eMedTV Web article provides a complete overview of Mirena, including detailed information on how it works, potential side effects, and general precautions.
  • Mirena (IUD) Birth Control Information
    Mirena is an IUD used as birth control to prevent an unwanted pregnancy. This eMedTV Web page discusses the product, including how it works, possible side effects, warnings, and interactions.
  • Mirena and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Mirena should not be used during pregnancy. This article describes what to do if pregnancy occurs while you are using Mirena. This page also describes the problems Mirena can cause.
  • Mirena and Weight Gain
    This eMedTV page explains that, in studies, at least 5 percent of women gained weight while using Mirena. This page also covers what to do if you gain weight while using this product, such as increasing physical activity and limiting your alcohol intake.
  • Mirena IUD
    As this page from the eMedTV library explains, Mirena is an IUS (intrauterine system) that works to prevent pregnancy. This page describes how this medication works, lists possible side effects, and explains that some people refer to Mirena as an IUD.
  • Mirena Side Effects
    Common side effects of Mirena may include nausea, headaches, and vaginal infections. This eMedTV resource lists several side effects that can occur while using this contraceptive device, including those that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Miripex
    Mirapex is a prescribed drug that may alleviate symptoms of restless legs syndrome and Parkinson's disease. This eMedTV page also lists possible side effects of Mirapex and offers some dosing tips. Miripex is a common misspelling of Mirapex.
  • Mirlax
    Available without a prescription, MiraLAX is a medicine licensed to treat occasional constipation. This eMedTV Web page describes how this laxative is taken and why it may not be suitable for some people. Mirlax is a common misspelling of MiraLAX.
  • Miropex
    Mirapex is a medicine prescribed to treat Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome (RLS). This eMedTV page explains how Mirapex works, describes its effects, and provides a link to more information. Miropex is a common misspelling of Mirapex.
  • Mirtazapene
    Mirtazapine, a prescription medicine, is licensed for the treatment of depression. This eMedTV article briefly describes the drug and offers general precautions for those taking the medication. Mirtazapene is a common misspelling of mirtazapine.
  • Mirtazapine
    Mirtazapine is a medicine approved for the treatment of depression. This portion of the eMedTV library explains how the drug works, describes some of its potential side effects, and offers information for those taking the medication.
  • Mirtazapine (Remeron)
    This eMedTV article takes a brief look at mirtazapine, sold under the brand name Remeron. This segment covers the different forms of the drug, why you may want to take it at night, and conditions that may preclude its use.
  • Mirtazapine and Alcohol
    This portion of the eMedTV library discusses why people should avoid taking mirtazapine and alcohol together. This article also explains what healthcare providers recommend to those people who choose to drink alcohol while taking the medication.
  • Mirtazapine and Pregnancy
    There are several situations where it may not be safe to take mirtazapine, and pregnancy is one of them. This eMedTV segment explains that the FDA has classified the drug as a pregnancy Category C medicine based on the results of animal studies.
  • Mirtazepine
    Mirtazapine is a prescription drug approved for use in treating depression. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains that the drug helps keep certain chemicals in the brain balanced. Mirtazepine is a common misspelling of mirtazapine.
  • Mirtazipine
    Mirtazapine is a prescription drug that is used to treat depression. This eMedTV page explains how the medication works and lists the factors that will determine your dosage. Mirtazipine is a common misspelling of mirtazapine.
  • Mirvaso
    Mirvaso is commonly used to reduce the redness caused by rosacea. This eMedTV Web resource provides a complete overview of this medication, including how it works, general dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Mirvaso Gel Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Mirvaso is a medicine prescribed to treat rosacea. This page provides basic information on this medicated skin gel, including how it works, how to use it, and side effects.
  • Miscarriage After Fifth Disease
    A miscarriage after fifth disease seems to occur in less than 5 percent of pregnant women with the illness. This eMedTV Web page discusses the possibility of a miscarriage after fifth disease, which seems to be most common during the first trimester.
  • Misoprostal
    As this eMedTV segment explains, people who are taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and are at risk for stomach ulcers may benefit from misoprostol. This page covers dosing tips and side effects. Misoprostal is a common misspelling of misoprostol.
  • Misoprostol
    Misoprostol tablets contain a hormone-like substance that prevents stomach ulcers in people taking NSAIDs. This eMedTV resource features more information on this prescription drug, including who may benefit from it, dosing tips, and side effects.
  • Misoprostol Induction of Labor
    Using misoprostol for the induction of labor is considered an "off-label," or unapproved, use for the drug. This eMedTV resource explains when a doctor may recommend this use of the drug and describes some possible complications that can occur.
  • Mitomycin
    This eMedTV segment looks at how mitomycin can be prescribed for the treatment of stomach or pancreatic cancer. It describes how this chemotherapy medication works and discusses possible side effects, dosing instructions, and various other topics.
  • Mitomycin-C
    Healthcare providers may recommend mitomycin as a chemotherapy treatment for certain types of cancers. This eMedTV page explains how the active ingredient in this drug (mitomycin-C) can help treat stomach or pancreatic cancer and links to more details.
  • Mitosol
    Mitosol is a medicine prescribed for use during glaucoma surgery. This selection from the eMedTV Web library offers an overview of this medicine, including details on what it is used for, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Mitoxantrone
    Mitoxantrone can help treat certain types of cancer or multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV Web page presents an overview of this prescription medication, including specific uses, how it works, side effects, and links to more detailed information.
  • Mitral Stenosis
    Mitral stenosis is the narrowing of the heart's mitral valve. The information contained in this eMedTV resource explains how the mitral valve works, as well as the health risks that may develop with this condition.
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
    Mitral valve prolapse occurs when leaflets abruptly bulge back into the atrium as the heart beats. This eMedTV Web page describes the anatomy behind the condition, explains how it is diagnosed, and discusses a person's prognosis.
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse Treatment
    As this eMedTV article explains, treating mitral valve prolapse may involve the use of beta blocker drugs for people with mitral valve prolapse and chest pain. This segment discusses the treatments for this condition, such as medication and surgery.
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    When mitral valve regurgitation occurs, the heart's mitral valve does not close properly. This eMedTV article explains how this condition allows blood to leak backwards into the left atrium, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
    Mitral valve replacement surgery involves replacing a defective or diseased mitral valve with a new valve. This eMedTV article discusses medical conditions that may be treated with this surgery, such as mitral valve stenosis.
  • Mitral Valve Replacement Complications
    Minor complications of mitral valve replacement include nausea and vomiting and minor bleeding or bruising. This portion of the eMedTV archives also discusses major mitral valve replacement complications, such as heart attack and loss of life.
  • Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, surgery for mitral valve replacement involves taking out a defective valve and replacing it with one that works better. This article takes an in-depth look at what happens before, during, and after the procedure.
  • MMR Immunization
    A type of immunization, MMR is a vaccine that protects against measles, mumps, and rubella. This eMedTV segment tells you what you need to know about this product, including things to discuss with your healthcare provider prior to getting vaccinated.
  • MMR Shot
    The MMR vaccine is an injection used to prevent measles, mumps, and rubella. This article from the eMedTV library takes a closer look at this immunization, with details on when and how the MMR shot is given and possible side effects to be aware of.
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