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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Doxycycline Hyclate - Epivir

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Doxycycline Hyclate to Epivir. 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
  • Doxycycline Hyclate
    Doxycycline hyclate is an antibiotic licensed to treat bacterial infections, anthrax infections, and acne. This eMedTV page explains how the drug is also used for malaria prevention and describes its effects, side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Doxylamine and Pyridoxine
    Doxylamine and pyridoxine is approved to treat pregnancy-related nausea and vomiting. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at this prescription medicine, including how it is taken, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Dronabinol
    People who experience nausea and vomiting related to chemotherapy may benefit from dronabinol. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed overview of this prescription drug, with information on side effects, dosing, and what to do in cases of overdose.
  • Dronedarone
    Dronedarone is a drug often prescribed to treat atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter (certain arrhythmias). This eMedTV page describes the specific effects of this medicine, explains when and how to take it, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • DTaP
    DTaP is a vaccine used to prevent bacterial infections that cause diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis. This eMedTV resource further describes the vaccine and offers information about vaccination schedules and precautions to be aware of.
  • DTIC-Dome
    DTIC-Dome is a drug licensed for the treatment of malignant melanoma and Hodgkin's disease. This eMedTV article contains more details on this medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Duac
    Duac is a skin gel prescribed to treat acne. This Web selection from the eMedTV archives provides an overview of this medicine, including details on how it works to kill acne-causing bacteria, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Duetact
    Duetact, a medicine available by prescription, is licensed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at the drug and its effects on blood sugar levels, possible side effects to look out for, and dosing information.
  • DuetDHA
    DuetDHA is a prenatal vitamin that is only available by prescription. This eMedTV article describes this product in more detail, including information on its benefits, potential side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Duexis
    Available by prescription only, Duexis is a medicine used to treat osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. This eMedTV resource gives a detailed overview of this medicine, including other approved uses, dosing tips, and possible side effects.
  • Dulera
    Dulera is a medicine prescribed to control and prevent asthma symptoms. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers an overview of this drug, including details on how it works, results from clinical trials on its effectiveness, and potential side effects.
  • Duloxetine
    Duloxetine is a prescription medicine licensed to treat depression, anxiety, and other conditions. This eMedTV page explains how duloxetine works, describes some of its potential side effects, and provides some information on taking the medication.
  • DuoNeb
    DuoNeb can be used to prevent airway spasms due to COPD. This eMedTV article provides a detailed overview of the drug, including information on how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to use the nebulizer.
  • Duraclon
    Duraclon is a medication often prescribed for the treatment of severe cancer pain. As this article from the eMedTV Web site explains, the drug is given by continuous epidural infusion and is approved to be used in combination with opiates.
  • Duragesic
    Duragesic is a prescription skin patch approved to treat moderate-to-severe pain. This page of the eMedTV Web site gives an in-depth overview of this medication, describing how it works and offering information on how to use the skin patch properly.
  • Dutasteride
    Dutasteride is a prescription medication licensed for the treatment of an enlarged prostate. This eMedTV article highlights how it works, when and how to take it, what to do if you overdose, and potential side effects to look out for.
  • Dutasteride/Tamsulosin
    Dutasteride/tamsulosin is a prescription drug used to treat an enlarged prostate. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this product, including dosing guidelines, side effects, and safety precautions, as well as details on how this medication works.
  • Dyazide
    Dyazide is a diuretic often used to treat fluid retention and high blood pressure. This page on the eMedTV site gives an overview of the drug, including an explanation of how it works, its potential side effects, and when and how to take it.
  • Dymista
    Dymista is a prescription nasal spray used to help relieve symptoms of seasonal nasal allergies. This eMedTV resource contains a detailed overview of this prescription medicine, including how it works, how to use it, and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Dynacin
    If you have an infection that is caused by bacteria, you may benefit from an antibiotic called Dynacin. This eMedTV segment presents an overview of this prescription drug, with details on how to take it, possible side effects, drug warnings, and more.
  • Dynacirc
    Dynacirc is a blood pressure medication that is available by prescription. This eMedTV page describes how Dynacirc works to lower blood pressure, lists possible side effects that may occur with treatment, and offers dosing information for the drug.
  • Dynacirc CR
    Dynacirc CR is a prescription drug that is used for controlling high blood pressure. This part of the eMedTV archives describes Dynacirc CR in more detail and offers information on the medicine's effects, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Dyrenium
    Dyrenium is a prescription medication that is licensed to treat fluid retention. This article from the eMedTV library explains how the drug works, offers dosing information, and lists potential side effects that may occur during treatment.
  • Dysport
    Dysport is an injectable drug that can help improve the appearance of facial lines. As this eMedTV segment explains, it can also treat muscle spasms of the head and neck. This article offers an in-depth overview of this medicine and how it works.
  • Ecallantide
    Ecallantide is injected to relieve pain and swelling caused by sudden hereditary angioedema (HEA) attacks. This eMedTV segment presents an overview of this drug, with details on how it works, dosing information, side effects, and more.
  • Echinacea
    Echinacea is an herbal supplement most often used to treat or prevent the common cold or the flu. This eMedTV resource explores other possible benefits of echinacea, explains how the supplement works, and lists potential side effects of the product.
  • Edarbi
    Edarbi is a prescription drug licensed to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of this medicine, including information on how it works to relax the blood vessels, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Edarbyclor
    Available by prescription only, Edarbyclor is approved to help treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web selection offers an overview of this medicine, with details on how it works, general dosing instructions, safety precautions, and more.
  • Edecrin
    Edecrin is a medicine that can be prescribed to treat fluid retention. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains how the diuretic works, offers general dosage information, and describes possible side effects of the drug.
  • Edluar
    Edluar is commonly prescribed to treat insomnia in people who have difficulty falling asleep. This eMedTV resource describes the specific effects of this medication, explains how it works, offers information on when and how to take it, and more.
  • Edurant
    Available by prescription only, Edurant is a medication used in the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This page of the eMedTV site discusses what you should know before taking this drug, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Efavirenz
    Efavirenz is a medication that can be prescribed as a treatment for HIV or AIDS. This part of the eMedTV archives provides more information on the drug, including its effects, possible side effects that may occur, and dosing guidelines.
  • Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir
    Efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir is a prescription HIV and AIDS medication. This eMedTV segment discusses the effects of the drug, describes how it works, and explains what you should know before taking efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir.
  • Effexor
    Effexor is an antidepressant that is commonly used to treat depression in adults. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at how this prescription drug works and how and when to take it -- and also lists some potential Effexor side effects.
  • Effexor XR
    Effexor XR is a drug that is used to treat depression and anxiety disorders. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains how this prescription medicine works, and also discusses Effexor XR side effects, general dosing information, and off-label uses.
  • Effient
    Effient is a drug that helps prevent blood clots, strokes, and heart attacks after an angioplasty. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this potentially life-saving medication, with information on side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Egrifta
    Egrifta is prescribed for people who have lipodystrophy, which is a common side effect of HIV medications. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed look at this drug, with information on dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Elavil
    Elavil is a prescription drug used for treating depression. This eMedTV Web page covers how Elavil works, when and how to take it, conditions to let your doctor know about before you start taking it, and the medicine's potential side effects.
  • Eldepryl
    Eldepryl is approved to treat Parkinson's disease in combination with carbidopa-levodopa medications. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this medicine, including information on possible side effects, dosing information, and general precautions.
  • Elestat
    Elestat is a prescription eye drop licensed to prevent itchy eyes due to eye allergies. This page on the eMedTV Web site describes how the medicine works, explains when and how to use it, and lists some of the potential side effects of this drug.
  • Elestrin
    Elestrin is an estrogen hormone replacement medication that is available by prescription. This eMedTV article describes how the medicine works, explores its effects, explains how and when to apply the gel, and lists possible side effects.
  • Eletriptan
    Eletriptan is a prescription drug used to treat migraines; it is not used to prevent them. This eMedTV article explains how the medicine relieves migraine symptoms, lists some potential side effects, and offers tips on how to take the medication.
  • Elidel
    Elidel is a medicine prescribed to treat atopic dermatitis in adults and children age two and older. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of this medicated skin cream, including how it works, possible side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • Eligard
    Eligard is an injectable medication used to relieve symptoms of prostate cancer. This segment of the eMedTV archives presents a detailed look at this product, with information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Elinest
    Elinest is a prescription birth control pill that works to prevent pregnancy mainly by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of how this combined oral contraceptive works, possible side effects, safety precautions, and more.
  • Elitek
    Elitek is a medicine approved for controlling uric acid levels in people with certain types of cancer. This eMedTV segment contains more details on this prescription drug, including how it works, how it is given, clinical effects, and more.
  • Ella
    As an emergency contraceptive, ella can help prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this prescription "morning after pill," including details on how it works, potential side effects, and general safety precautions.
  • Ellence
    Ellence is a drug that is used in combination with other chemotherapy medicines for treating breast cancer. This eMedTV page describes this medicine in more detail, explains how it works, and offers general warnings and precautions.
  • Elmiron
    Elmiron is a medication used to treat bladder discomfort caused by interstitial cystitis. This eMedTV resource describes Elmiron -- the only oral drug approved to treat this bladder condition -- and its uses, as well as potential side effects.
  • Elocon
    Available by prescription only, Elocon is used to treat eczema, psoriasis, and various other skin problems. This eMedTV page offers a complete overview of this steroid skin medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, various forms, and more.
  • Eloxatin
    Eloxatin is a prescription drug used to slow down the progression and spread of colon or rectal cancer. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, general dosing guidelines, safety precautions, and more.
  • Embeda
    Embeda is a prescription pain medication specially designed to help prevent abuse. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at the drug, including information on its effects, possible side effects, dosing information, general precautions, and more.
  • Emcyt
    Emcyt is a drug licensed to help relieve symptoms of prostate cancer. This part of the eMedTV Web library contains more details on this prescription medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Emend
    Emend is often prescribed to prevent nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy or surgery. This eMedTV page offers a more in-depth look at the medication, including information on its effects, dosing tips and precautions, and potential side effects.
  • Emergency Contraception
    As this eMedTV article explains, emergency contraception (EC) can prevent a pregnancy from occurring, while the abortion pill terminates a pregnancy that has already started. This page further explores the difference between abortion pills and EC.
  • Emoquette
    This selection from the eMedTV archives presents a detailed overview of Emoquette, a generic version of the birth control pills Desogen and Ortho-Cept. This segment discusses how this drug works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Emsam
    Emsam is a prescription drug that is approved for the treatment of depression. This eMedTV article explains how Emsam works to relieve depression symptoms and also lists available strengths, possible side effects, and more.
  • Emtricitabine
    Emtricitabine is prescribed in conjunction with other medications to treat HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at this medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, factors that may affect your dosage, and more.
  • Emtricitabine and Tenofovir
    Emtricitabine and tenofovir is a prescription HIV and AIDS medication. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes the combination drug in more detail, explains how it works, and offers information on when and how to take the medication.
  • Emtricitabine/Rilpivirine/Tenofovir
    Emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir is a prescription drug approved for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this drug, explains how it works, lists possible side effects that may occur during treatment, and more.
  • Emtriva
    Emtriva is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this medication, including information on how it works, possible side effects, tips on when and how to take it, and more.
  • Enablex
    Enablex is a prescription drug that is licensed for the treatment of overactive bladder. This part of the eMedTV Web site offers an in-depth look at Enablex, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Enalapril
    Enalapril is a prescription medicine used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV article explains how enalapril works and discusses its effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Enbrel
    Enbrel is a prescription drug that treats several inflammatory conditions that affect the joints and skin. This eMedTV article explains how Enbrel relieves the symptoms of these conditions, lists side effects, and covers general dosing guidelines.
  • Endocet
    Endocet is a pain-relieving medication that is only available by prescription. This page on the eMedTV Web site describes Endocet in more detail, covers how it works to relieve pain, and explains what you should be aware of before taking it.
  • Enfuvirtide
    Enfuvirtide is typically prescribed to treat HIV infection and AIDS. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers an overview on how enfuvirtide works, its potential side effects, and suggestions for when and how to take the medication.
  • Engerix-B
    Given as a series of injections, Engerix-B is a vaccine used to prevent hepatitis B. This eMedTV selection gives an overview of this product, including detailed information on its dosing guidelines, side effects, warnings, and more.
  • More About Enjuvia
    Enjuvia is a prescription medicine that is used to alleviate certain symptoms associated with menopause. This eMedTV resource provides an overview of Enjuvia, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Enoxaparin
    Available by prescription, enoxaparin is a type of blood thinner used to treat and prevent blood clots. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at the medicine, including information on how it works, how to inject it, and potential side effects.
  • Enpresse
    Enpresse is a prescription triphasic birth control pill. This eMedTV page describes this form of contraceptive in more detail, explains when and how to take the pill, and lists precautions and warnings you should be aware of before starting Enpresse.
  • Enskyce
    Enskyce is a type of oral contraceptive (birth control pill), as discussed in this eMedTV article. This Web selection examines this product, including information on dosing instructions, possible side effects, safety issues, and more.
  • Entacapone
    Entacapone is a drug that is often prescribed with carbidopa-levodopa for treating Parkinson's disease. This eMedTV segment describes the effects of this medication, explains how it works, includes dosing information, and more.
  • Entocort EC
    Entocort EC is a type of prescription steroid that is used to treat Crohn's disease. This selection from the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of this drug, explains how and when to take it, and offers dosing information for the medicine.
  • Enzalutamide
    Enzalutamide is approved to treat prostate cancer that has spread or come back after other treatment. This eMedTV Web selection presents an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including how to take it, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Enzyte
    Enzyte is a "natural male enhancement" supplement that has been claimed to treat impotence. This page on the eMedTV Web site explores the safety and effectiveness of Enzyte and offers general warnings and precautions for this product.
  • Ephedra
    Ephedra is an herbal product that was a popular weight loss pill until it was banned in the United States. This eMedTV article provides an overview of ephedra, including information on why it was banned, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Epiduo
    Epiduo is a medicine approved for the treatment of acne in adults and children as young as 12 years old. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this skin gel, including details on how it works, how effective it is, potential side effects, and more.
  • Epimedium
    Epimedium is a dietary supplement often used for treating sexual problems such as impotence. This eMedTV resource explores the effectiveness of this product, explains how it may work, and provides warnings and precautions for this supplement.
  • Epinastine Ophthalmic Solution
    Epinastine ophthalmic solution is a prescription drug used for preventing itchy eyes due to eye allergies. This eMedTV article explains how to use the eye drops, describes how the medicine works, and lists potential side effects.
  • Epirubicin
    Epirubicin is a medication licensed for the treatment of breast cancer. This eMedTV segment describes how this drug works, offers general dosing information, explains what you should tell your doctor before starting treatment, and more.
  • Epitol
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Epitol to treat epileptic seizures or trigeminal neuralgia. This eMedTV article further discusses the uses of this prescription drug and lists some of its side effects and general precautions and warnings.
  • Epivir
    Epivir is a prescription medicine that is licensed to treat chronic hepatitis B and HIV or AIDS. This eMedTV page explains how Epivir works for these conditions and offers an in-depth look at its effects, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
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