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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Flonase - Frova

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Flonase to Frova. 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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  • Flonase
    Flonase is a prescription nasal spray that is used to treat runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, and itching. This eMedTV page describes how Flonase works to treat allergic and non-allergic rhinitis and explains what you should know before using the drug.
  • Flovent
    Flovent is an inhaler that may be used to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV article provides an overview on Flovent, noting in particular how the medicine works, when and how to use it, and some of the side effects associated with it.
  • Floxin
    Floxin is a drug approved to treat a wide range of bacterial infections. As this eMedTV segment explains, it comes in tablet form and is typically taken twice a day. This page also describes how the drug works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Floxin Otic
    Floxin Otic is a medicine prescribed to treat certain bacterial infections of the ear. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of this antibiotic ear drop, including specific uses, details on how it works, potential side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Flu Shot
    Flu shots, as this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, are based on both current and expected flu viruses. They do not cause the flu. Flu shots can be obtained at supermarkets, drugstores, and doctors' offices, among other places.
  • Flu Vaccine
    Available as a shot or a nasal spray, the flu vaccine is available at your doctor's office and other places. This eMedTV segment offers an overview of the vaccine, including side effects, how it is made, and who should get it.
  • Fluconazole
    Fluconazole is a prescription drug used to treat yeast infections, thrush, and other fungal infections. This eMedTV page explains what else this medicine is used for, describes how it works, lists some of its potential side effects, and more.
  • Fludara
    Fludara is a drug licensed for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This article from the eMedTV Web library presents more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Fludarabine
    Fludarabine can help treat a type of cancer called B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This eMedTV Web selection features an overview of this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, dosing information, safety precautions, and links to more details.
  • Flumadine
    Flumadine is a prescription drug used for preventing and treating certain types of the flu. This eMedTV resource explains how the medicine works, describes its effects, and offers general dosing information.
  • Flunisolide
    Flunisolide is a drug used for preventing asthma attacks and treating an irritated nose due to allergies. This eMedTV Web page describes flunisolide inhalers and nasal sprays in more detail and explains the effects of the medication.
  • Flunisolide Inhaler
    The flunisolide inhaler, which is available by prescription, is used for preventing asthma attacks. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of the inhaler, explains when and how to use it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Flunisolide Nasal Solution
    Flunisolide nasal solution is used to treat nasal allergy symptoms in adults and children as young as six. This eMedTV page describes specific effects of the medication, explains how to use the nasal spray, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Fluocinolone Oil
    Fluocinolone oil is a drug approved for the treatment of scalp psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. This eMedTV Web selection contains a comprehensive overview of this medicine, including dosing instructions, details on how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Fluocinolone Shampoo
    Available by prescription only, fluocinolone shampoo is a medication used to treat scalp seborrhea. This eMedTV selection gives an overview of this product, explaining how to use it, what to expect during treatment, safety warnings, and more.
  • Fluocinonide
    If you have eczema, psoriasis, or other skin conditions, your doctor may prescribe fluocinonide. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this steroid medication, with details on side effects, how to use it, drug warnings, and more.
  • Fluocinonide Cream
    Available by prescription, fluocinonide cream is used to treat psoriasis, eczema, and other skin conditions. This eMedTV segment describes how this medicated skin cream works, outlines some dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Fluocinonide Gel
    Fluocinonide gel is prescribed to treat dermatitis, eczema, and various other skin conditions. This eMedTV resource explains in detail how this medicated skin gel works, offers general dosing information, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Fluocinonide Ointment
    Available by prescription, fluocinonide ointment can help treat skin conditions like psoriasis and eczema. This eMedTV page describes how this steroid works to treat itching and inflammation of the skin, offers dosing guidelines, and lists side effects.
  • Fluocinonide Topical Solution
    Fluocinonide topical solution is prescribed to treat skin problems like psoriasis, eczema, and dermatitis. This eMedTV segment discusses how this steroid works to treat skin inflammation, lists potential side effects, and explains how to use this drug.
  • Fluoxetine
    Fluoxetine is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat depression, panic disorder, OCD, and bulimia. This eMedTV page describes how fluoxetine works and offers a general overview of its possible side effects and dosing information.
  • Fluphenazine
    Fluphenazine is a prescription drug that is licensed for treating psychotic disorders. This eMedTV Web page further explores the effects of fluphenazine, offers general dosing information for the drug, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Flurandrenolide Cream
    Flurandrenolide cream is used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article gives an overview of this steroid, including details on available strengths, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Flurandrenolide Lotion
    Flurandrenolide lotion is prescribed to treat eczema, psoriasis, and many other skin conditions. This eMedTV Web selection describes how this skin lotion works to treat itching and inflammation, covers dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Flurandrenolide Tape
    Flurandrenolide tape is used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at this steroid, including information on safety concerns, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Flurazepam
    People with insomnia may benefit from taking flurazepam, a drug that can cause sleepiness and relax muscles. This eMedTV article offers detailed information about the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, strengths, and general precautions and warnings.
  • Flurbiprofen
    Flurbiprofen is a prescription drug licensed to relieve rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis symptoms. This eMedTV resource offers more information on this medication and its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Flurbiprofen Ophthalmic
    Flurbiprofen ophthalmic is an eye drop used prior to eye surgery to keep the pupil from constricting. This eMedTV resource presents an in-depth look at this drug, providing details on its dosing, possible side effects, safety precautions, and more.
  • Flutamide
    Flutamide is a prescription drug used to treat prostate cancer. As this eMedTV page explains, it is given three times daily as part of a combination treatment plan. Dosing, side effects, safety precautions, and more are all discussed in this article.
  • Fluticasone
    The fluticasone inhaler is an environmentally-friendly inhaler that can help prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV Web page provides an in-depth look at this inhaler and explains how the inhaled steroid it contains works to help prevent asthma attacks.
  • Fluticasone and Salmeterol
    Fluticasone and salmeterol is a prescription drug that is used to treat airway spasms. This eMedTV page explains how the drug works to treat airway spasms due to COPD or asthma, and also discusses side effects of the drug and when and how to take it.
  • Fluticasone Furoate
    Fluticasone furoate is a nasal spray that is used to treat eye and nasal allergy symptoms. This eMedTV Web page further explains what the medicine is used for, lists possible side effects of the drug, and offers general dosing information.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Cream
    Fluticasone propionate cream is prescribed to treat dermatitis, psoriasis, and other skin conditions. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at how this medicated skin cream works, outlines some dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Lotion
    Available by prescription, fluticasone propionate lotion is used to treat dermatitis in adults and children. This eMedTV resource describes how this medicated skin lotion works, outlines some dosing guidelines, and lists possible side effects.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray
    Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is used for treating allergic and nonallergic nasal symptoms. This eMedTV page describes the effects of the drug, explains how and when to use the nasal spray, and offers general dosing information for the medicine.
  • Fluticasone Propionate Ointment
    The FDA has approved fluticasone propionate ointment to treat skin conditions characterized by inflammation. This eMedTV article discusses the uses for this drug in detail, as well as side effects, dosing guidelines, and important safety precautions.
  • Fluvastatin
    Fluvastatin is a medicine licensed to treat conditions such as high cholesterol. This eMedTV article discusses other uses for this drug and describes in detail its effects, dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Fluvastatin Extended-Release
    Fluvastatin extended-release is a drug used to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This eMedTV Web page provides a detailed overview of this statin drug, with information on its effects, dosing, possible side effects, and other uses.
  • Fluvoxamine
    Fluvoxamine is a prescription medicine licensed for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV article explains how fluvoxamine works, describes some potential side effects, and outlines some tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Fluvoxamine CR
    Fluvoxamine CR is a prescription medicine approved to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV resource describes how fluvoxamine CR works for this condition, lists side effects that may occur, and explains when and how to take this drug.
  • Focalin
    Focalin is a prescription drug licensed to treat ADHD. This eMedTV article explains that Focalin causes a calming effect even though it is a stimulant, and also highlights dosing guidelines and potential side effects with the drug (such as nausea).
  • Focalin XR
    Focalin XR is a drug used to treat ADHD. This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of the prescription medicine, noting in particular its effects, dosing guidelines, and strengths -- as well as what to tell your doctor before you take it.
  • Folic Acid
    Folic acid is a vitamin that is most commonly used in pregnant women to prevent neural tube defects. This eMedTV article further discusses what folic acid is used for, describes its effects, and explains what you should know before taking the vitamin.
  • Folotyn
    Folotyn is licensed to help prevent cancer cells from multiplying in people with peripheral T-cell lymphoma. This eMedTV article contains more details on this medicine, with information on how it works, how it is given, potential side effects, and more.
  • Fondaparinux
    Available by prescription, fondaparinux 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 how it works, how to inject it, and potential side effects.
  • Foradil
    Foradil is a prescribed medicine approved to treat or prevent airway spasms and exercise-induced asthma. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works, highlights some potential side effects, and offers tips on when and how to take the medication.
  • Forfivo XL
    Available by prescription only, Forfivo XL is a long-acting, once-a-day medicine used to treat depression. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at this medication, with details on dosing instructions, how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Formoterol
    Formoterol is a drug used to treat and prevent bronchospasms. This eMedTV page discusses other uses of the prescription medication (like preventing exercise-induced asthma attacks), as well as possible side effects and general dosing guidelines.
  • Formoterol Solution
    Formoterol solution is a medication that can relieve airway spasms due to chronic bronchitis and emphysema. This eMedTV article explains how this prescription medication works to treat these conditions and offers some precautions of the drug.
  • Fortamet
    Fortamet is typically used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This section of the eMedTV Web site offers more detailed information on the drug, including how it works, potential side effects, tips for taking the medication, and more.
  • Fortaz
    Available by prescription only, Fortaz is a drug used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. This eMedTV resource describes this antibiotic in detail, explaining how it works, available strengths, safety issues to be aware of, and more.
  • Forteo
    Forteo is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of osteoporosis in men and postmenopausal women. This eMedTV page offers more information on the effects of Forteo, explains how to take the drug, and lists some side effects that may occur.
  • Fortesta
    If you are a man with low testosterone, your doctor may prescribe a testosterone product called Fortesta. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this medication, explaining how to apply the skin gel, what to expect during treatment, and more.
  • Fortical
    Fortical is a medication commonly prescribed to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works, offers information on when and how to take it, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Fosamax
    Fosamax is a prescription drug that is commonly used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at the drug, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Fosamax Plus D
    Fosamax Plus D is a drug that can be prescribed to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and men. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this product, including dosing information, effects of the medicine, and possible side effects.
  • Fosamprenavir
    Fosamprenavir is a prescription medicine licensed to treat HIV and AIDS. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how it works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Fosinopril
    Fosinopril is a drug often used to control high blood pressure and to relieve symptoms of CHF. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed overview of this drug, with information on dosing guidelines, potential side effects, precautions, and more.
  • Fosinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide
    This eMedTV article talks about fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide, a drug that is prescribed to lower high blood pressure in adults. This page also describes potential side effects of this drug, as well as general dosing guidelines.
  • Fragmin
    Fragmin is a type of "blood thinner" medication used for preventing blood clots in certain situations. This eMedTV page provides a complete overview of this prescription drug, including details on how it works, safety precautions, side effects, and more.
  • Frova
    Frova is a prescription medicine that is used to treat a migraine headache once it starts. This eMedTV article explains how Frova works to relieve migraine symptoms, outlines potential side effects, and offers tips on when and how to take the drug.
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