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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Isradipine CR - Lescol

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Isradipine CR to Lescol. 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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  • Isradipine CR
    Isradipine CR is a prescription high blood pressure medication. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how isradipine CR works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Istalol
    Istalol is a prescription eye drop used to reduce eye pressure in people with certain eye conditions. This eMedTV page explains how the drug works, describes possible uses, offers general dosing guidelines, and lists some potential side effects.
  • Istodax
    Istodax is prescribed to treat T-cell lymphoma in people who have already had one form of treatment. This eMedTV Web selection features an overview of important features of this drug, including specific uses, how it is given, side effects, and more.
  • Ivacaftor
    Ivacaftor is prescribed for people who have certain types of cystic fibrosis gene mutation. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at various topics on this drug, including details on how it works, possible side effects, safety issues, and more.
  • Ivermectin Lotion
    Adults and children as young as six months old may receive ivermectin lotion to treat head lice. This eMedTV page presents an overall glimpse of this product, including how it works, side effects, and how to use it. It also links to more specific details.
  • Jakafi
    Jakafi is prescribed to relieve symptoms and reduce spleen size in people with myelofibrosis. This eMedTV article gives an overview of this medicine, including how it works, details on its effectiveness, possible side effects, and more.
  • Jalyn
    Jalyn is a medicine approved for treating an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hypertrophy, or BPH). This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this drug, including information on how it works, dosing tips, potential side effects, and more.
  • Jantoven
    Jantoven is a prescription drug approved for the prevention and treatment of blood clots. This eMedTV Web page describes how the medication works, lists side effects that may occur with treatment, and explains how to ensure a safe treatment process.
  • Janumet
    Janumet is a prescription drug that is licensed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how the medicine works to control blood sugar, describes the effects, and offers tips for when and how to take it.
  • Janumet XR
    Janumet XR tablets are taken once daily to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV segment discusses how this medicine works, lists potential side effects, covers dosing tips, and examines various other topics.
  • Januvia
    Januvia is a prescription medicine that can help control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how Januvia works, identifies some potential side effects of the drug, and lists tips on how to take the medicine.
  • Jencycla
    Jencycla is a progestin-only oral contraceptive that is available by prescription only. This part of the eMedTV Web library explains how this form of birth control works, offers dosing information, and lists side effects that may occur with the pill.
  • Jentadueto
    The prescription drug Jentadueto is licensed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how this medicine works to control blood sugar levels, explains some tips on how to take it, lists possible side effects, and more.
  • Jevtana
    As a type of chemotherapy medicine, Jevtana is prescribed to treat prostate cancer. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at Jevtana, including details on how it works, possible side effects, and how the medication is administered.
  • Jinteli
    Available only by prescription, Jinteli is used to treat menopausal symptoms and prevent osteoporosis. This eMedTV Web page explores this medication in more detail, including how it works, potential side effects, and possible safety concerns.
  • Jolessa
    Jolessa is a birth control pill that prevents pregnancy and lets women have less frequent menstrual periods. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this product, including information on how it works, possible side effects, drug warnings, and more.
  • Jolivette
    Jolivette is a birth control pill that contains only the progestin hormone. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of the medicine, offers dosing information, and explains what you should know before using this form of contraception.
  • Junel
    Junel is a type of oral contraceptive. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of the birth control pill, including information on its uses, side effects, and dosing guidelines, as well as what you should tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Junel Fe
    As an oral contraceptive, Junel Fe works to prevent pregnancy by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article discusses this drug in more detail, including information on how the contraceptive works, when and how to take it, and some general precautions.
  • Juvisync
    Available by prescription, Juvisync is a drug used to lower cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page presents an overview of this combination medicine, including how it works, general dosing guidelines, safety precautions, and more.
  • Kadian
    Kadian is a prescription medication that is used for the relief of moderate to severe pain. This eMedTV resource explains how Kadian works, describes its effects, offers dosing information for the drug, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Kalbitor
    Available by prescription, Kalbitor is a medication used to treat sudden hereditary angioedema (HEA). This eMedTV page takes a comprehensive look at this drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Kaletra
    Kaletra is commonly prescribed along with other HIV medications for the treatment of HIV or AIDS. This eMedTV article describes how this medication works, explains when and how to take it, and lists possible side effects that may occur with treatment.
  • Kalydeco
    Kalydeco is a drug licensed to help treat cystic fibrosis in adults and children as young as six years old. This eMedTV page contains more details on this prescription medicine, including how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Kapidex
    Kapidex is a medication often prescribed for the treatment of GERD and erosive esophagitis. This eMedTV resource describes how the drug works, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of the side effects that may occur with treatment.
  • Kapvay
    Kapvay is a drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents. This eMedTV page offers a complete overview of this medication, with details on possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and safety precautions.
  • Karbinal ER
    Karbinal ER is a prescription drug licensed to treat a number of allergic conditions. This eMedTV page gives a complete overview of this product, with details on dosing guidelines, how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Kariva
    Kariva is an oral contraceptive that is only available by prescription. This portion of the eMedTV library further explains how Kariva works to prevent pregnancy, lists possible side effects that may occur, and offers tips on taking the contraceptive.
  • Kava
    Kava is an herbal supplement that is often used for treating anxiety, stress, and other conditions. This eMedTV page further explains what kava is used for, explores the effectiveness of the supplement, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Kava Kava
    Kava kava is an herbal supplement most commonly used for treating anxiety. This page from the eMedTV Web site discusses other possible uses of kava kava, explores the effectiveness of this supplement, and explains whether it is safe to use.
  • Kazano
    This eMedTV Web page presents a detailed look at Kazano, a combination diabetes drug with two different active ingredients that work together to control blood sugar. This page explains how it works and discusses side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Keflex
    Keflex, which is available by prescription, is typically used to treat common bacterial infections. This eMedTV article also explains how the drug works, possible side effects, overdose symptoms, available strengths, and more.
  • Kelnor
    Kelnor is a "combined" oral contraceptive, as it contains an estrogen and a progestin. This eMedTV page explains how it works to prevent pregnancy and provides a more in-depth look at potential side effects, dosing tips, and general precautions.
  • Kemadrin
    Kemadrin is a drug used to treat certain symptoms of Parkinson's disease and other conditions. This eMedTV Web article describes how it works, explains when and how to take the medicine, lists common side effects, and more.
  • Kenalog Cream
    Available by prescription only, Kenalog cream is used to treat skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this medicated skin cream, including specific uses, how it works, how to apply it, and more.
  • Kenalog Ointment
    Kenalog ointment is a prescription medicine used to treat various skin conditions. This eMedTV Web resource provides an overview of this medicated skin ointment, including details on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Keppra
    Keppra is a medication that is approved to treat partial, myoclonic, and generalized tonic clonic seizures. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at how Keppra works and further explores its effects, potential side effects, and dosage information.
  • Keppra XR
    Keppra XR is a prescription medicine approved for the treatment of epilepsy. This page on the eMedTV site describes the specific effects of this medication, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Kerlone
    Kerlone is a prescription medication available for the treatment of high blood pressure. This article on the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of the drug, explains how it works, and offers dosing information for this medicine.
  • Ketalar
    Ketalar is a prescription anesthetic drug that is injected into a vein or muscle. This eMedTV Web resource discusses when this medicine is used, how it is given, possible side effects, and general safety precautions to be aware of.
  • Ketamine
    Ketamine is a prescription anesthetic used before certain medical procedures. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes a detailed look at this anesthetic, including how it works, its various effects on the body, dosing, potential side effects, and more.
  • Ketoconazole Foam
    Applying ketoconazole foam twice daily for four weeks can help treat a skin condition called seborrhea. This eMedTV article presents a comprehensive overview of this prescription drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Ketoconazole Gel
    If you have seborrhea, your doctor may recommend a drug called ketoconazole gel. This eMedTV article gives an overview of this product, including details on how the gel works, how to apply it, and why it may not be right for some people.
  • Ketoprofen
    Ketoprofen is a drug commonly used to treat arthritis symptoms and general pain. This portion of the eMedTV archives covers this medication in detail, including information about how it works, approved uses, and potential side effects.
  • Ketorolac
    Ketorolac tromethamine is a prescription medication used for short-term relief of moderate to severe pain. This eMedTV Web page discusses ketorolac, including information about its uses, its strengths, and some of its potential side effects.
  • Ketorolac Nasal Spray
    Ketorolac nasal spray is a drug used to treat moderate to moderately severe pain. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at this medication, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Ketotifen
    Ketotifen is an over-the-counter eye drop approved to relieve eye itching due to eye allergies. This eMedTV resource describes how the medication works, offers dosing information, and explains what side effects may occur with this product.
  • Kineret
    Kineret is a rheumatoid arthritis medication that is prescribed when other drugs have failed to work. This eMedTV page describes how this medication works, offers dosing information, and explains what else it can be used for.
  • Kinrix
    Kinrix is a childhood vaccine that provides protection against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and polio. This eMedTV page explains how this vaccination works, lists possible side effects, and offers information on when and how to get vaccinated.
  • Klonopin
    Klonopin has been approved for the treatment of certain epileptic seizures and panic disorder. This eMedTV article provides a detailed overview of Klonopin, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Kombiglyze XR
    People who have type 2 diabetes may be prescribed the drug Kombiglyze XR. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed overview of this combination drug, which comes in tablet form and is generally taken once a day with the evening meal.
  • Korlym
    The prescription drug Korlym is licensed for use in certain people with Cushing's syndrome. This eMedTV segment describes how this drug works to reduce blood sugar levels, offers tips on how to take it, lists possible side effects, and more.
  • Krystexxa
    Available by prescription, Krystexxa is used to prevent gout attacks. This eMedTV Web page provides a complete overview of this medication, with information on how the drug works, possible side effects, general dosing guidelines, and safety warnings.
  • Kurvelo
    As this eMedTV article explains, Kurvelo is a type of oral contraceptive (birth control pill). This resource gives an in-depth overview of this product, with details on dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Kyprolis
    Kyprolis is a drug prescribed to treat multiple myeloma after at least two other medications have failed. This eMedTV Web selection explores this prescription drug in more detail, with information on how it works, potential side effects, and other topics.
  • Kytril
    Kytril is a drug that is prescribed to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or radiation. This eMedTV resource explains how Kytril works and offers a more in-depth look at dosing information, effects, and possible side effects.
  • L-Arginine
    L-arginine is a semi-essential amino acid that is found within the cells of the human body. This eMedTV Web article discusses how L-arginine works and offers more information on its beneficial uses, safety concerns, and potential side effects.
  • L-Glutamine
    L-glutamine is a non-essential amino acid sometimes used in dietary supplements. This eMedTV article explains the importance of this amino acid, lists the potential benefits of L-glutamine supplements, and explores the effectiveness of these products.
  • L-Methylfolate
    L-methylfolate is the active form of folate and works in the body to make DNA and certain brain chemicals. This eMedTV page further describes this product, with details on its benefits in the body, whether it's effective, potential side effects, and more.
  • L-Theanine
    L-theanine is an amino acid used in dietary supplements for treating various conditions. This eMedTV article explains what L-theanine is used for, explores its effectiveness for these uses, and describes the alleged benefits of this supplement.
  • L-Tryptophan
    L-tryptophan is an amino acid that is used in supplement form for conditions such as depression and PMS. This eMedTV page further explains what L-tryptophan is used for, explores its effectiveness, and describes safety concerns with the supplement.
  • L-Tyrosine
    L-tyrosine is a naturally occurring amino acid that is also available in supplement form. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed overview of L-tyrosine, including information on its safety and effectiveness, possible side effects, and more.
  • Labetalol
    Labetalol is a prescription medication that can be used to control high blood pressure. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this drug, including tips on how to best take it, common side effects to be aware of, dosing information, and more.
  • Lacosamide
    People experiencing partial seizures may benefit from lacosamide. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes a closer look at how this prescription medication works, offers precautions to be aware of when taking the drug, and lists possible side effects.
  • Lamictal
    Lamictal has been approved for the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. This selection from the eMedTV archives provides a detailed overview of the drug, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Lamictal XR
    An extended-release tablet, Lamictal XR is a prescription drug that can help treat seizures. This eMedTV segment explains that it is meant to be used with other seizure medications and also discusses dosing, side effects, how it works, and more.
  • Lamisil
    Lamisil is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat fingernail and toenail fungus. This part of the eMedTV archives explains how the drug works and offers details on its effects, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Lamivudine
    Lamivudine is a prescription drug licensed for treating hepatitis B and HIV or AIDS. This page from the eMedTV archives explains how this medication works, describes its clinical effects, offers dosing tips and guidelines, and more.
  • Lamivudine/Zidovudine
    Lamivudine/zidovudine, a prescription drug, helps prevent the HIV virus from spreading to uninfected cells. This eMedTV resource describes the medication in detail, explaining how it works, when and how it should be taken, side effects, and more.
  • Lamotrigine
    Lamotrigine is a drug that is used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers an in-depth look at this drug, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, overdose symptoms, and more.
  • Lanoxin
    If you have atrial fibrillation or heart failure, Lanoxin may be an important part of your treatment. This eMedTV segment describes this heart medication in more detail, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and effectiveness.
  • Lansoprazole
    Lansoprazole is commonly prescribed to treat stomach ulcers, erosive esophagitis, and other conditions. This eMedTV resource discusses other uses of lansoprazole, explains how the medication works to reduce acid in the stomach, and lists side effects.
  • Lantus
    Lantus is a medication used to control blood sugar in people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web article offers a complete overview on the medication, including information on how it works, potential side effects, and tips on taking it.
  • Lapatinib
    Lapatinib is a drug that is used for treating metastatic breast cancer. This eMedTV article explains how the medication works, offers dosing information, and lists possible side effects.
  • Lariam
    Available by prescription only, Lariam is a medicine used to treat or prevent malaria. This eMedTV Web selection provides a complete overview of this antimalarial medication, with details on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Larin Fe
    Larin Fe, a prescription birth control pill, works to prevent pregnancy by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV Web selection provides a detailed description on how Larin Fe works and also discusses dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Lasix
    Lasix is a prescription medicine that is used to treat fluid retention and high blood pressure. This eMedTV article explains how Lasix works to decrease blood volume, offers tips for when and how to take the drug, and lists potential side effects.
  • Lastacaft
    Lastacaft is a medicine prescribed to relieve and prevent eye allergies, such as itching. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of this eye drop, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and dosing tips for using this medicine.
  • Latanoprost
    Latanoprost is an eye drop approved to reduce eye pressure in people with glaucoma or high eye pressure. This eMedTV segment describes how this medicine works, explains when and how to use it, and lists possible side effects to be aware of.
  • Latisse
    Latisse is a prescription medication used to help enhance the length and thickness of eyelashes. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at the medicine, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Latuda
    Latuda is a second-generation antipsychotic drug used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar depression. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of this medication, with information on its effects, when and how to take it, safety issues, and more.
  • Lavender
    Lavender is a flowering plant used for aromatherapy, as an herbal remedy, and for various other uses. This eMedTV article explores the purported benefits of lavender, discusses the product's effectiveness, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • LaViv
    LaViv helps minimize the appearance of smile lines. This portion of the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this personalized cell therapy, with details on how it works, the timeline for treatment, side effects, and more.
  • Lazanda
    Available by prescription only, Lazanda is a drug that helps treat breakthrough cancer pain. This eMedTV Web selection explains how this narcotic nasal spray works, offers some general dosing information, describes potential side effects, and more.
  • Lecithin
    Lecithin is a dietary supplement claimed to be beneficial for many conditions, including high cholesterol. This eMedTV page describes other potential benefits of lecithin, explores its safety and effectiveness, and lists its potential side effects.
  • Leena
    Leena is a birth control pill that contains an estrogen and a progestin; it works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV page provides an overview of this drug, including information on its possible side effects, dosing tips, and general precautions.
  • Leflunomide
    Leflunomide is a prescription medicine used to relieve the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. This segment of the eMedTV archives takes a detailed look at this drug, including how it works, its various effects on the body, dosing, and more.
  • Lenalidomide
    Lenalidomide is a drug used to treat myelodysplastic syndrome and other conditions. This eMedTV Web page examines various aspects of this medicine, including details on how it works, when and how to take it, safety concerns, and more.
  • Lescol
    Lescol is a prescription medication commonly used to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at this drug and its uses, possible side effects, and dosages, with links to additional information.
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