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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Dicyclomine - Doxycycline

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Dicyclomine to Doxycycline. 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
  • Dicyclomine
    Dicyclomine is a prescription medicine commonly used for treating irritable bowel syndrome. This eMedTV resource explains how dicyclomine works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Didanosine
    Didanosine is typically prescribed to treat HIV infection and AIDS. This segment of the eMedTV archives highlights how didanosine works, its potential side effects, and suggestions for when and how to take the medication.
  • Didrex
    Didrex is a prescription weight-loss drug that suppresses the appetite and increases metabolism. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed look at Didrex, including how it works, how to achieve optimum results from it, side effects, and more.
  • Didronel
    Didronel is a prescription medicine that is used for treating Paget's disease and heterotopic ossification. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at Didronel and its uses, potential side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Dietary Supplements
    To be called a dietary supplement, a product must meet several conditions. This page on the eMedTV Web site takes a look at what these conditions are and also provides information to consider before taking any supplements.
  • Diethylpropion
    Diethylpropion is a prescription weight loss medicine used for treating obesity. This eMedTV page explains what you should know before taking diethylpropion and offers more details on the drug's effects, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Differin
    Differin is a prescription retinoid medication used to treat acne. This selection from the eMedTV Web library takes an in-depth look at this product, explaining how it works, when and how to apply it, potential side effects, and more.
  • Diflorasone Diacetate
    Diflorasone diacetate is a medicine prescribed to treat certain conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV Web selection gives an overview of this topical steroid, including how it works, possible side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • Diflorasone Emollient Cream
    Diflorasone emollient cream is prescribed to treat dermatitis, eczema, and various other skin conditions. This eMedTV article describes how this medicine works to treat itching and inflammation, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects.
  • Diflucan
    Diflucan is a prescription drug used to treat yeast infections and various other fungal infections. This eMedTV Web page covers these and other uses, explains how this medicine works, offers dosing information, and more.
  • Diflunisal
    Diflunisal is often prescribed for arthritis symptoms and pain related to bone, muscle, or tendon injury. This eMedTV resource explains how the drug works, possible side effects, tips when taking the drug, overdose symptoms, and more.
  • Digoxin
    Digoxin is a drug prescribed to treat congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation. This eMedTV page further describes this medication, with details on how it works to make the heart more efficient, possible side effects, safety precautions, and more.
  • Diindolylmethane
    Diindolylmethane is a supplement claimed to be useful for numerous conditions, including cancer. This eMedTV resource explores other possible benefits of diindolylmethane, explains how it works, and covers the safety and effectiveness of this product.
  • Dilacor XR
    Dilacor XR is a prescribed drug that relaxes the blood vessels to lower blood pressure and treat chest pain. This eMedTV article offers an overview of Dilacor XR, including some general precautions of the drug, possible side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Dilantin
    Dilantin is a prescription drug used to treat certain types of seizures in people with epilepsy. This eMedTV page further explores the specific uses of Dilantin, offers dosing tips for the drug, and lists side effects that it may potentially cause.
  • Dilt-CD
    Dilt-CD is a prescription medicine that is used to treat high blood pressure and certain types of angina. This eMedTV segment describes Dilt-CD in more detail and provides a more in-depth look at its uses, effects, and dosing information.
  • Dilt-XR
    Dilt-XR is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat high blood pressure and certain types of angina. This eMedTV page explains how this medication works and offers a more in-depth look at its effects, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Diltia XT
    Diltia XT is a drug that relaxes the blood vessels to lower blood pressure and treat chest pain. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this prescription product, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Diltiazem
    Diltiazem is a drug that is approved to treat high blood pressure and certain types of chest pain. This eMedTV article explains how diltiazem works, describes some potential side effects, and discusses how and when to take the medication.
  • DIM
    DIM is a dietary supplement used for various purposes, including treating menopause symptoms. This eMedTV resource explains how DIM works, discusses its safety and effectiveness, and offers information on what to be aware of before using this product.
  • Dimethyl Fumarate
    Dimethyl fumarate can help treat certain types of 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.
  • Dinoprostone
    Dinoprostone is used for several purposes, such as preparing the cervix for delivery or causing an abortion. This eMedTV page examines the various forms of this drug, along with the specific uses for each product. It also covers side effects and dosing.
  • Dinoprostone Vaginal Gel
    Dinoprostone vaginal gel is prescribed at or near childbirth when a woman's cervix has not ripened. This eMedTV article explains how this drug works to help prepare the cervix for delivery, describes possible side effects, lists safety issues, and more.
  • Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert
    Dinoprostone vaginal inserts contain a synthetic hormone that helps prepare the cervix for childbirth. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of this medication, including how it works, when it is used, possible side effects, and links to more details.
  • Dinoprostone Vaginal Suppository
    A dinoprostone vaginal suppository is used to empty the contents of a woman's uterus. This eMedTV page explains what this drug is approved for, when it is used, and how it is given. Details on side effects and safety issues are also discussed.
  • Diovan
    Diovan is a prescription drug approved to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. As this eMedTV page explains, it also helps improve survival after a heart attack. Dosing information, side effects, and precautions are also included.
  • Diovan HCT
    Diovan HCT is a combination drug used in the treatment of high blood pressure. This page from the eMedTV archives explains how the medication works, how and when to take it, common side effects, and what to do if you take too much.
  • Dipentum
    Dipentum can be used to prevent symptoms of ulcerative colitis in people for whom it is in remission. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed overview of the drug, including how it works, dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Diphenhydramine
    Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine used for treating various conditions, including allergy symptoms. This eMedTV page lists other uses, describes the various forms that this drug comes in, and explores its potential side effects.
  • Disopyramide
    Disopyramide is prescribed to treat certain heart rhythm problems. This part of the eMedTV Web library presents an overview of this antiarrhythmia medication, with details on dosing instructions, how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Ditropan
    Ditropan is a drug approved to treat the symptoms of neurogenic bladder. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of Ditropan, including information on its uses, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Ditropan XL
    Used to treat overactive bladder symptoms, Ditropan XL is a long-acting medication that is taken once a day. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of this drug, including how it works and what you can expect during treatment.
  • Diuril
    Diuril is a drug often prescribed to treat water retention and high blood pressure. This page on the eMedTV site offers dosing information for this medication, explains how it works, and provides general warnings and precautions to be aware of.
  • Divalproex
    Divalproex is often recommended for preventing migraines or treating epilepsy or mania. This eMedTV article describes this medication in more detail, including how it works, potential side effects, what to do in cases of overdose, and more.
  • Divalproex ER
    Divalproex ER is a prescription drug licensed for treating mania and epilepsy, and for preventing migraines. This eMedTV resource explains how divalproex ER works, describes the effects of the drug, and offers general dosing information.
  • Divigel
    Divigel is a medicated gel licensed to treat hot flashes and night sweats caused by menopause. This eMedTV resource describes how Divigel works, explains how to use the gel, and provides a list of side effects that may occur with the medication.
  • Docefrez
    Docefrez is a chemotherapy drug prescribed to treat breast cancer, prostate cancer, and lung cancer. This eMedTV page contains an overview of this medicine, with details on how it is given, clinical effectiveness, possible side effects, and more.
  • Docetaxel
    Docetaxel is a medicine prescribed for treating various cancers, such as lung, breast, and prostate cancer. This eMedTV segment describes this drug's uses in more detail, explains how it works, and provides general dosing guidelines.
  • Docosahexaenoic Acid
    Docosahexaenoic acid is an omega-3 fatty acid that can help with fetal and infant development. This eMedTV segment explores other benefits of this product, describes how it works, and explains what you should know before taking the supplement.
  • Docosanol
    Docosanol is a non-prescription drug commonly used to treat symptoms of cold sores and shorten healing time. This eMedTV resource provides an in-depth look at the medication, including how it works, guidelines for those taking it, side effects, and more.
  • Dofetilide
    Available by prescription, dofetilide is taken twice daily to help control certain irregular heart rates. This eMedTV article contains more information on this medicine, including what it is prescribed for, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Dolasetron
    Dolasetron is a drug that is used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or surgery. This eMedTV Web page describes how the drug works, offers dolasetron dosing information, and explains what you should know before using the medicine.
  • Dolobid
    Dolobid, which is available by prescription, relieves pain, inflammation, and stiffness caused by arthritis. This eMedTV Web page provides a detailed look at the drug, including how it works, side effects, dosing information, and strengths.
  • Donepezil
    As this eMedTV article explains, donepezil is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat symptoms of mild, moderate, or severe Alzheimer's disease. This page explains how donepezil works and discusses its effects, dosing information, and side effects.
  • Doral
    Doral is a medication that is prescribed to treat insomnia. This article from the eMedTV library describes the effects of Doral, provides general dosing information for the drug, and explains what you should know before taking the sleep medicine.
  • Dornase Alfa
    Dornase alfa is a drug used to improve lung function in people with cystic fibrosis. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at the drug, explaining how it works, possible side effects, tips and precautions for those taking it, and more.
  • Doryx
    Doryx is a prescription antibiotic licensed to treat and/or prevent a number of infections. This eMedTV Web page discusses the drug's uses in more detail, describes how it works, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Dorzolamide
    If you have high eye pressure, your healthcare provider may prescribe dorzolamide eye drops. This eMedTV page offers more details on how this product works to lower eye pressure and gives a general overview of side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Dorzolamide/Timolol
    Dorzolamide/timolol is commonly prescribed for the treatment of glaucoma and intraocular hypertension. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed look at this prescription medicine, with information on dosing, side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • Dovonex
    Dovonex is a prescription drug approved for the treatment of plaque psoriasis. This segment of the eMedTV library describes the different forms of this medicine, how it is used, possible side effects, what to tell your doctor before using it, and more.
  • Doxazosin
    Doxazosin may be prescribed to lower high blood pressure and treat an enlarged prostate. This eMedTV resource provides an in-depth look at the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Doxazosin XL
    Available by prescription only, doxazosin XL is a medication used to treat an enlarged prostate. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including dosing tips, side effects, and safety precautions, as well as details on how doxazosin XL works.
  • Doxepin
    Doxepin is a medication that can be prescribed for the treatment of anxiety, depression, and insomnia. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at the medication, including a description of how it works and a list of potential side effects.
  • Doxil
    As a prescription chemotherapy drug, Doxil is used to treat ovarian and other types of cancer. This part of the eMedTV Web site gives a complete overview of this medication, with information on how it is given, potential side effects, and more.
  • Doxorubicin
    Doxorubicin may be prescribed to treat various types of cancer, including breast cancer and lung cancer. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this medication, noting its effects, the types of cancer it can treat, and some precautions and warnings.
  • Doxycycline
    Doxycycline is an oral antibiotic commonly used for the treatment of bacterial infections. As this eMedTV article explains, the drug is also licensed to treat anthrax infections and acne, and can be used for the prevention of malaria.
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