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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Norinyl - Omacetaxine

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Norinyl to Omacetaxine. 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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  • Norinyl
    Norinyl is a combined oral contraceptive that is available only by prescription. This eMedTV Web article explains how this form of birth control works, offers tips on when and how to take Norinyl, and lists possible side effects of this contraceptive.
  • Noroxin
    Noroxin is a medicine prescribed to treat gonorrhea, prostatitis, and urinary tract infections. This eMedTV Web article provides an overview of this antibiotic, including details on how it works, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Norpace
    Norpace is a medicine given to help control potentially life-threatening heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at various topics, such as how this drug works, how to take it, possible side effects, and more.
  • Norpace CR
    People with certain irregular heart rhythms may receive a prescription drug called Norpace CR. This eMedTV resource presents a closer look at what this medication is used for, how it works, and why it may not be the best choice for some people.
  • Norpramin
    Norpramin is a prescription medicine used for treating depression. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains how the drug works, provides general dosing information, and lists some potential side effects.
  • Nortrel
    Nortrel is a combined oral contraceptive that primarily works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of the drug, including information on its different forms, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Nortriptyline
    Nortriptyline is a prescription medicine licensed for the treatment of depression. This portion of the eMedTV library explains how nortriptyline works, describes some potential side effects, and outlines some tips for when and how to take the drug.
  • Norvasc
    Norvasc is a calcium channel blocker that helps to lower blood pressure and treat certain types of angina. This eMedTV site further describes this prescription drug, with information on its uses, effects, potential side effects, and more.
  • Norvir
    Norvir is often prescribed as a "booster" drug to increase the level of other HIV medicines in the blood. This eMedTV article explains how Norvir is used, describes the effects of the medication, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Novantrone
    Novantrone is a drug licensed to treat various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis and certain cancers. This eMedTV page provides more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Novolin 70/30
    Novolin 70/30 is an insulin medication approved for the treatment of diabetes in adults. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this medication, explains when and how to inject it, lists potential side effects that may occur, and more.
  • Novolin N
    Novolin N is non-prescription insulin used for controlling blood sugar in people with diabetes. This eMedTV resource describes how Novolin N works, explains when and how to administer the drug, and lists possible side effects of the medication.
  • Novolin R
    Novolin R is a short-acting, non-prescription insulin approved for controlling blood sugar after meals. This eMedTV resource features an overview of Novolin R, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • NovoLog
    NovoLog is a rapid-acting insulin approved for treating type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how and when to use NovoLog, describes the effects of the medication, and lists potential side effects to look out for during treatment.
  • NovoLog Mix 50/50
    NovoLog Mix 50/50 is a prescription insulin used for treating type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of NovoLog Mix 50/50, explains how it works to control blood sugar, and offers general dosing guidelines for the drug.
  • NovoLog Mix 70/30
    NovoLog Mix 70/30 is a medication approved to control blood sugar levels in people with diabetes. This eMedTV page describes how this medication works; lists possible side effects that can occur; and explains how, when, and where to inject the insulin.
  • NPH Insulin
    An intermediate-acting diabetes drug, NPH insulin is used to control blood sugar in people with diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how NPH insulin works and offers more information on the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • NPH Insulin/Regular Insulin
    NPH insulin/regular insulin is a non-prescription medicine used for treating diabetes. This page on the eMedTV site explains how this form of insulin works, lists some of its potential side effects, and offers information on how to inject the drug.
  • NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs)
    NSAIDs are drugs used to treat a number of conditions that cause pain and inflammation. This page on the eMedTV Web site covers specific uses of NSAIDs, their possible side effects, and what to tell your healthcare provider before taking these drugs.
  • Nucynta
    A controlled substance, Nucynta is a prescription drug used for the treatment of acute pain. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this pain reliever, with information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Nucynta ER
    Nucynta ER is a prescription medicine used for long-term, around-the-clock pain relief. This eMedTV article presents a complete overview of this opioid narcotic drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Nuedexta
    Nuedexta is a drug prescribed to treat uncontrollable laughing or crying in people with pseudobulbar affect. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at the drug, including details on how it works, possible side effects, general precautions, and more.
  • NULOJIX
    NULOJIX is used to prevent organ rejection in people who have received a kidney transplant. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at this prescription medicine, with details on dosing guidelines, how it works, side effects, and more.
  • NuLYTELY
    Available by prescription only, NuLYTELY is a laxative prescribed to cleanse the bowels before a colonoscopy. This eMedTV page further describes this drug, with information on how it works, when and how to take it, safety precautions, and more.
  • NuvaRing
    NuvaRing is a hormonal birth control method that comes in the form of a flexible vaginal ring. This eMedTV page discusses how NuvaRing works, describes how to insert the ring, and explains what you should know before using this form of contraception.
  • Nuvigil
    Nuvigil is a prescription drug that is used to treat excessive sleepiness due to certain sleep disorders. This eMedTV article lists these specific sleep disorders, describes the effects of Nuvigil, and explains how and when to take the medicine.
  • Nystatin
    Nystatin is an antifungal medicine used to treat thrush, yeast diaper rash, and other fungal infections. This eMedTV article describes how the drug works, explains what forms it comes in, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Ocella
    Ocella is a generic oral contraceptive that is used to prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV resource explores how Ocella works, describes how to use this birth control pill, and explains what you should be aware of before using this form of contraception.
  • Ocufen
    Ocufen is a medicine prescribed for use before surgery to help keep the pupils from dilating. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this eye medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and dosing instructions.
  • Ocuflox
    As a prescription eye drop, Ocuflox helps treat bacterial infections of the eye, such as pink eye. This eMedTV article describes this drug in more detail, taking a look at how it works, its dosing information, and possible side effects that may occur.
  • Ocupress
    Ocupress is a prescription eye drop used to treat open angle glaucoma and high eye pressure. This eMedTV segment explores how Ocupress works, describes how to use the eye drop, and explains what side effects may occur with this medication.
  • Ofatumumab
    Available by prescription only, ofatumumab is a drug used for chronic lymphocytic leukemia. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how this chemotherapy medication works, provides dosing information, describes potential side effects, and more.
  • Ofirmev
    Available by prescription only, Ofirmev is a medicine given intravenously (IV) to treat pain and fever. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of this form of acetaminophen, with details on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Ofloxacin
    Ofloxacin is an antibiotic prescribed to treat a wide range of bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web page presents a detailed overview of this medication, with information on the various forms, how it works, side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution
    Ofloxacin ophthalmic solution is an antibiotic used for certain types of bacterial eye infections. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this eye drop, including information on side effects, when and how to apply it, safety concerns, and more.
  • Ofloxacin Otic Solution
    Ofloxacin otic solution is a prescription ear drop used to treat bacterial ear infections. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at this drug, providing details on its uses, dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Ogen
    Ogen is a prescription medication most commonly used for treating menopause symptoms. This eMedTV resource covers other uses of the drug and offers a more in-depth look at its effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Ogen Vaginal Cream
    Ogen Vaginal Cream is an estrogen medication often prescribed to treat vaginal menopause symptoms. This eMedTV segment describes the drug's effects, explains how it works, and offers information on how and when to apply the cream.
  • Ogestrel
    Ogestrel is a prescription birth control pill that primarily works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV page offers an overview of Ogestrel, including information on what to tell your doctor before using it, possible side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Olanzapine
    Olanzapine is a medication that is used to treat bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an overview of olanzapine, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Olanzapine and Fluoxetine
    Olanzapine and fluoxetine is a prescription drug approved to treat depression due to bipolar disorder. This eMedTV resource discusses the uses of the medication in more detail, including how it works and possible side effects.
  • Oleptro
    Oleptro is a long-acting medication prescribed for the treatment of depression. This section of the eMedTV Web site provides a complete overview of this antidepressant, including details on how it works, safety precautions, side effects, and more.
  • Olmesartan
    Olmesartan works to relax the blood vessels and increase blood flow in people with high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug does this. The available strengths, side effects, and treatment options are also discussed.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil-Hydrochlorothiazide
    This eMedTV resource explains that olmesartan medoxomil-hydrochlorothiazide is a prescribed medication used to lower high blood pressure in adults. This resource also explores how the medication works, its uses, and potential side effects.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Olopatadine Nasal Spray
    Olopatadine nasal spray is a prescription drug licensed to treat seasonal nasal allergy symptoms. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at olopatadine nasal spray and its specific uses, effects, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Olopatadine Ophthalmic Solution
    Olopatadine ophthalmic solution is an eyedrop used to treat eye allergies. This eMedTV Web page further discusses what the medication is used for, explains how to use it effectively, and lists potential side effects to be aware of.
  • Olsalazine
    Olsalazine is prescribed to prevent ulcerative colitis symptoms in people for whom it is in remission. This eMedTV article presents an in-depth look at the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and helpful tips for people taking it.
  • Olux
    Olux is a type of steroid prescribed to treat skin conditions like dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis. This eMedTV Web selection offers a complete overview of this medicated skin foam, including specific uses, how it works, how to apply it, and more.
  • Omacetaxine
    Omacetaxine can help treat a certain type of cancer in adults called chronic myeloid leukemia (CML). This eMedTV page presents an overview of this chemotherapy drug, including when it is prescribed, how it works, side effects, and links to more details.
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