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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Copaxone - Depakote

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Copaxone to Depakote. 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.
Favorite Drugs & Supplements
Descriptions of Drugs & Supplements
  • Copaxone
    Copaxone is a prescription multiple sclerosis medication. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of Copaxone, lists possible side effects that may occur with treatment, and offers dosing information for the drug.
  • Copper IUD
    The copper IUD is a device prescribed to prevent pregnancy for up to 10 to 12 years. This part of the eMedTV Web site discusses this contraceptive in more detail, including how it works, possible side effects, and how it is inserted.
  • CoQ10
    CoQ10 supplements may be beneficial for treating a variety of health conditions. This eMedTV Web page provides a complete overview of CoQ10, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and some general precautions to be aware of.
  • Coral Calcium
    Coral calcium is a type of calcium supplement used for maintaining healthy bones. This page on the eMedTV site further explains why this mineral is important, describes how it works, and lists some of the side effects that may occur with the product.
  • Cordarone
    People who have serious irregular heart rhythms may receive a prescription drug called Cordarone. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at what this medication is used for, how it works, and why it may not be appropriate for some people.
  • Cordran Lotion
    Cordran Lotion is a prescription steroid used to relieve symptoms of eczema and other skin problems. This eMedTV segment presents an in-depth overview of this topical medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Cordran SP Cream
    Cordran SP Cream, a steroid medication, helps treat eczema and other skin conditions. This part of the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this drug, explaining how it works, how to use it, what to expect during treatment, and more.
  • Cordran Tape
    If you have psoriasis or contact dermatitis, you may benefit from Cordran Tape. This part of the eMedTV Web site provides a detailed overview of how this prescription drug is used, with information on side effects, dosing, precautions, and more.
  • Coreg
    Coreg is a drug prescribed for congestive heart failure treatment and high blood pressure control. As this eMedTV article explains, the drug can also be given after a heart attack to improve survival and decrease the chances of another heart attack.
  • Coreg CR
    Coreg CR is a medication commonly used to treat conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV Web page covers specific uses of the drug, describes how it works, and lists some of the possible side effects of the medicine.
  • Corgard
    Corgard is a prescription drug approved for the treatment of high blood pressure and angina. This eMedTV Web page describes how the medication works, explains what side effects may occur, and offers dosing information for the medicine.
  • Cormax
    Cormax is prescribed to treat a variety of skin problems, such as dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis. This eMedTV resource explains how this steroid works to treat skin inflammation, lists possible side effects, and explains how to use this product.
  • CortiSlim
    CortiSlim is a weight loss product that is available without a prescription. This page on the eMedTV Web site provides a list of various CortiSlim products, describes how the products may work, and discusses their safety and effectiveness.
  • Cosopt
    Cosopt is a combination medication used to treat a certain kind of glaucoma as well as ocular hypertension. This eMedTV segment provides detailed information on this prescription eye drop, such as dosing, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Coumadin
    Coumadin is an anticoagulant drug often prescribed to treat or prevent blood clots. This article on the eMedTV site describes the effects of this medication, explains how it works, and lists the various forms and strengths that it comes in.
  • Covaryx
    Covaryx is a prescription testosterone-and-estrogen drug used to treat night sweats or hot flashes. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at Covaryx and its uses, including the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Covera-HS
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Covera-HS to treat high blood pressure or chest pain. This part of the eMedTV archives explains how Covera-HS works to relax the blood vessels, lists potential side effects, and describes some general precautions.
  • Cozaar
    Cozaar is a medication that is used to treat high blood pressure and diabetic nephropathy. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at Cozaar and its specific uses, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Creon
    Available by prescription only, Creon is approved to treat pancreatic enzyme deficiencies. This eMedTV article presents more information on this medication, including who it is approved for, how to take it, possible side effects, and more.
  • Crestor
    Crestor is generally prescribed for treating high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This section of the eMedTV Web site offers an in-depth look at the drug, with information on its uses, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Crixivan
    Crixivan is a medication that is commonly prescribed for treating HIV and AIDS. This article on the eMedTV site explains what you should know before taking this drug, describes how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Crizotinib
    Crizotinib is prescribed to help slow down the progression of advanced non-small cell lung cancer. This eMedTV article presents more details on this medication, with information on how to take it, potential side effects, general safety concerns, and more.
  • Cromolyn
    Cromolyn is a prescription medicine often used for the treatment of asthma and allergies. This eMedTV resource lists the various forms of cromolyn that are available, explains how the medicine works, and offers general dosing information.
  • Cromolyn Inhalation
    Cromolyn inhalation is a prescription drug that is used to prevent asthma attacks. This page on the eMedTV site explains how the medication works, offers suggestions on when and how to use the two different forms, discusses side effects, and more.
  • Cryselle
    Cryselle is a prescription-only generic birth control pill. This page from the eMedTV library describes how it works, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of the side effects that may occur with this form of birth control.
  • Curcumin
    Curcumin supposedly has several medicinal benefits, such as helping with high cholesterol and cancer. This eMedTV page offers an overview of curcumin, including how it may treat several health conditions, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Cutivate
    Cutivate products are prescribed for various skin conditions, such as dermatitis, psoriasis, and eczema. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, and a list of the different forms.
  • Cutivate Cream
    Available by prescription, Cutivate Cream can treat various skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this prescription medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Cutivate Lotion
    Cutivate Lotion is a topical steroid prescribed to treat a skin condition called dermatitis. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at this medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Cutivate Ointment
    Cutivate Ointment is used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions that cause itching and inflammation. This eMedTV article provides a detailed overview of this product, with information on how it works, dosing guidelines, side effects, and more.
  • Cyanocobalamin Nasal Spray
    Using cyanocobalamin nasal spray once a week can help increase vitamin B12 levels in certain people. This eMedTV page features more information on this prescription medicine, including how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Cyclafem
    Cyclafem is a prescription drug used to prevent pregnancy. It comes in two different versions, which, as this eMedTV page explains, are actually generic types of Ortho-Novum. This page also describes how this contraceptive works, side effects, and more.
  • Cyclessa
    Cyclessa is a prescription birth control pill. This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an in-depth look at the drug, including detailed information on its uses, dosing guidelines, warnings, possible side effects, and more.
  • Cyclobenzaprine
    Cyclobenzaprine is a prescription drug that is licensed for the treatment of muscle spasms. This eMedTV Web page describes cyclobenzaprine in more detail, explaining what types of muscle spasms the drug can treat and listing potential side effects.
  • Cyclobenzaprine ER
    Cyclobenzaprine ER is a muscle relaxant used for treating muscle spasms due to injury or other problems. This eMedTV resource describes how cyclobenzaprine ER works, explains when and how to take the drug, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Cyclocort
    Cyclocort is a topical medicine prescribed to treat certain skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV Web page presents an overview of this steroid, including specific uses, details on how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Cyclophosphamide
    Cyclophosphamide is a chemotherapy drug that may be used to treat various cancers (such as leukemia). This eMedTV article explores other uses of the drug, and also discusses dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Cycloset
    Cycloset is a prescription medication used for controlling blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explores how the drug may work, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Cyclosporine
    Cyclosporine is a drug used to prevent organ rejection and to treat psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. This eMedTV article gives a detailed overview of this prescription medicine, including how it works, dosing tips, and possible side effects.
  • Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Emulsion
    Cyclosporine ophthalmic emulsion is a prescription eye drop used to treat chronic dry eyes. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this medicine, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Cylaris -- Overview Information
    People who are trying to lose weight may decide to use Cylaris, an herbal weight loss supplement. This eMedTV article takes a look at various aspects of Cylaris, such as how it works, its safety and effectiveness, and possible side effects.
  • Cymbalta
    Cymbalta has been approved to treat various conditions, such as neuropathic pain, fibromyalgia, anxiety, and depression. This eMedTV page explains how the drug affects certain chemicals in the brain, lists potential side effects, and offers tips.
  • Cytomel
    Cytomel is a medication used as a thyroid replacement for people with an underactive thyroid. This eMedTV Web page explains how Cytomel works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Cytotec
    Cytotec is licensed to prevent stomach ulcers in people who are taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. This eMedTV Web page contains an overview of this medicine, including how it works, side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
  • Cytoxan
    A doctor may prescribe Cytoxan to treat various types of cancer, such as leukemia and breast cancer. This eMedTV resource lists other types of cancer that can be treated with Cytoxan, explains how the drug works, and offers dosing information.
  • Dabigatran
    Dabigatran is a "blood thinner" used to prevent blood clots and strokes. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including details on possible side effects, how it works, dosing tips, and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Dacarbazine
    Dacarbazine can help treat malignant melanoma and Hodgkin's disease. This eMedTV Web selection presents an overview of this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, dosing information, safety precautions, and links to more details.
  • Dalfampridine
    Dalfampridine is a medication prescribed to treat walking difficulties caused by multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV resource describes this product in detail, further exploring its effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Daliresp
    Daliresp is a medicine prescribed to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including details on how it works, results from clinical trials on its effectiveness, and potential side effects.
  • Dalmane
    Dalmane is a prescription drug that has several effects on the body, including causing sleepiness. This eMedTV Web page provides a general overview of the medication, noting in particular its side effects, strengths, and dosing guidelines.
  • Dalteparin
    Available by prescription, dalteparin is a type of "blood thinner" used to treat and prevent blood clots. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at the medicine, including information on its specific uses, how it works, and potential side effects.
  • Damiana
    The damiana plant allegedly helps treat several conditions, although how it does this is not known. This eMedTV page provides a detailed overview of this herbal remedy, including its various uses, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Dantrium
    Available by prescription, Dantrium is a drug licensed to treat muscle spasticity due to certain conditions. This eMedTV article presents a description of important features of this medicine, including how it works, how it is used, side effects, and more.
  • Dantrolene
    Dantrolene is a muscle relaxant prescribed to treat muscle spasticity and malignant hyperthermia. This eMedTV Web page gives a comprehensive overview of this prescription medication, including dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Daptacel
    Daptacel is a routine childhood vaccine approved to prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and whooping cough. This eMedTV segment describes how the vaccine works, explains when your child should get vaccinated, and lists possible side effects of the product.
  • Darbepoetin Alfa
    Darbepoetin alfa is a drug that is prescribed to treat anemia due to chronic kidney failure or chemotherapy. This eMedTV page explains how the medicine works, offers dosing information, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Darifenacin
    Darifenacin is a medication that can be prescribed to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. This eMedTV resource explains how the medication works, offers dosing guidelines and tips for darifenacin, and describes its effects.
  • Darunavir
    Darunavir is a drug that is commonly used as part of an HIV "cocktail" for treating HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV Web page explains how darunavir works and offers more information on its effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Darvocet
    Darvocet is a medication that is approved for the treatment of mild-to-moderate pain. This page from the eMedTV library explains how the drug works, describes the effects of this medicine, and provides a list of potential side effects.
  • Darvon
    Darvon is a prescription pain medication. This article from the eMedTV Web site provides an in-depth look at the drug, including information on its effects, abuse potential, possible side effects, dosing information, general precautions, and more.
  • Darvon-N
    Darvon-N is a medication prescribed to relieve pain. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at this drug, including information on how it works to treat mild-to-moderate pain, possible side effects, dosing tips, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Dasatinib
    Dasatinib is a medicine prescribed to slow down the progression of certain types of cancer. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at this medication, with detailed information on how to take it, how it works, general safety concerns, and more.
  • Dasetta
    Dasetta is a combined oral contraceptive prescribed to prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV page features more detailed information on this birth control pill, including how it works, potential side effects, and why it may not be suitable for some women.
  • Daypro
    Daypro is a drug often prescribed to treat pain and inflammation associated with various forms of arthritis. This eMedTV Web page offers more details on the medication, including its specific uses, effects, and general dosing information.
  • Daysee
    Daysee is a combined 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.
  • Daytrana
    Daytrana is a drug that comes in the form of a skin patch; it is used to treat ADHD in children adolescents. This eMedTV article describes the effects of Daytrana, explains how the patch works, and lists some of its more common side effects.
  • In-depth Information On Dead Sea Salt Psoriasis Cream
    Dead Sea salt psoriasis cream can't cure psoriasis, but it appears to be helpful in relieving symptoms. This eMedTV resource discusses the benefits of using this psoriasis cream and explains how it helps improve scaly skin.
  • Decadron
    Decadron is a prescription steroid medication used to help reduce inflammation caused by various conditions. This eMedTV article further discusses how this drug works, outlines some possible side effects, and provides some general safety precautions.
  • Deferiprone
    Deferiprone tablets are taken three times daily to reduce high levels of iron in the blood in some people. This eMedTV page features more information on this prescription drug, including when it is prescribed, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Degarelix
    Degarelix is a prescription drug used in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer in men. This article from the eMedTV Web library explains how this hormone medicine works, offers dosing information, lists possible side effects, and more.
  • Dehydroepiandrosterone
    Dehydroepiandrosterone is a dietary supplement claimed to be useful for various age-related conditions. This eMedTV article explains how the supplement works, explores the safety and effectiveness of the product, and lists its potential side effects.
  • Delatestryl
    If you have low testosterone levels, your healthcare provider may recommend a medication called Delatestryl. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this hormone replacement product, explaining how it is given, who can use it, side effects, and more.
  • Delavirdine
    Delavirdine is a prescription drug that is approved to treat HIV and AIDS. This section of the eMedTV library describes delavirdine in more detail, explains how the medication works, and offers dosing tips and guidelines.
  • Delayed Release Valproic Acid
    Delayed release valproic acid is used to prevent migraines and treat bipolar mania and epilepsy. This eMedTV article discusses these uses in more detail, describes how this medication works, and explains what side effects may occur with the drug.
  • Delestrogen
    Delestrogen is prescribed to treat menopausal symptoms, hormone deficiencies, and advanced prostate cancer. This eMedTV Web resource provides an overview of this drug, including how it works, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Delsym
    Delsym is a 12-hour, nonprescription cough suppressant. This eMedTV Web selection provides a complete overview of this product, with information on how it works, possible side effects, drug warnings, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Delzicol
    Delzicol, a prescription drug, is used for the treatment of ulcerative colitis. This eMedTV Web selection covers numerous topics relating to this medicine, including how it works, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Demadex
    Demadex is a prescription drug that is approved to control high blood pressure and treat fluid retention. This eMedTV article explains how Demadex works and outlines detailed information on its uses, possible side effects, and tips on taking the drug.
  • Demerol
    Demerol is a prescription medication approved for relieving pain and causing sedation. This eMedTV resource describes how the drug works, offers dosing information, and explains why this medicine is no longer commonly used by doctors.
  • Demulen
    Demulen is a birth control pill that is available by prescription. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this contraceptive, including details on the different types of Demulen, how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Denileukin Diftitox
    Denileukin diftitox is a medicine given to treat a cancer of the immune system that affects the skin. This eMedTV Web page explains how this chemotherapy drug works to treat cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It also describes side effects and dosing guidelines.
  • Denosumab
    Denosumab is a medicine prescribed to treat osteoporosis in certain people. This page of the eMedTV Web archives gives an overview of this drug, including other uses, how it works, when and how it should be taken, and possible side effects.
  • Depakene
    Depakene is a medication used for the treatment of certain types of seizures in people with epilepsy. This eMedTV article discusses the drug in more detail, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Depakote
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Depakote to treat mania, epilepsy, or migraines. This eMedTV Web page explains how Depakote works and when and how to take it, as well as its possible side effects and general precautions and warnings.
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