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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Zileuton - Zyvox

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Zileuton to Zyvox. 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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Descriptions of Drugs & Supplements
  • Zileuton
    Zileuton is a prescription medicine that is used for preventing asthma attacks in adults and children. This eMedTV article further describes the drug, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur during treatment.
  • Zileuton CR
    Zileuton CR is a prescription drug that is licensed to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV segment discusses how the medication works to reduce inflammation in the airways, lists potential side effects, and provides tips for taking the medication.
  • Zinc
    Some people believe that there is a link between zinc and the common cold -- namely, that taking zinc lozenges can prevent colds. This eMedTV Web page discusses the data on zinc and the common cold, and looks at side effects of long-term zinc use.
  • Zinc Oxide
    Zinc oxide is a type of compound typically found in many diaper rash creams, sunblock, and supplements. This eMedTV page explores other uses of this compound, explains what forms it comes in, and discusses some general precautions.
  • Zioptan
    Zioptan is a prescription eye drop licensed to help lower eye pressure caused by certain eye conditions. This eMedTV Web page describes approved uses for this medicine, explains how it works, and covers dosing instructions and other important details.
  • Ziprasidone
    Ziprasidone is a prescription drug used for treating bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. This page on the eMedTV site describes the effects of ziprasidone, lists possible side effects of the drug, and offers some general dosing guidelines.
  • Zipsor
    Zipsor is a medication often prescribed for the treatment of mild to moderate acute pain. This page from the eMedTV Web site describes how the drug works, explains when and how to take it, and lists potential side effects of the medicine.
  • Zithromax
    Zithromax is a type of antibiotic used for the treatment of various common infections. This eMedTV article describes Zithromax uses in detail and offers information on its dosing guidelines, effects, and possible side effects.
  • Ziv-Aflibercept
    Ziv-aflibercept is used to treat colorectal cancer that has progressed or not responded to other treatment. This eMedTV page outlines a number of topics, including details on how this chemotherapy drug works, side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
  • Zocor
    Zocor is often used to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides, and to prevent cardiovascular disease. This eMedTV Web page discusses this prescription medication in detail, including side effects, dosing, strengths, and how it works.
  • Zofran
    Zofran is a drug that is used to prevent nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy and other causes. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this drug, including information on potential side effects and general dosing guidelines.
  • Zoladex
    Zoladex is prescribed for the treatment of prostate and breast cancer, as well as certain other conditions. This eMedTV page gives an overview of this drug, including details on how it works, potential side effects, how the implant is inserted, and more.
  • Zoledronic Acid
    Zoledronic acid is used to treat osteoporosis, high blood calcium due to cancer, and other conditions. This eMedTV page further explores approved uses, describes the effects of the medicine, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Zolinza
    Zolinza is a drug licensed to treat cutaneous T-cell lymphoma when the cancer has gotten worse or returned. This eMedTV article presents more details on this medicine, with information on when it is prescribed, how it is taken, and possible side effects.
  • Zolmitriptan
    Zolmitriptan can be used to treat migraine headaches once they start. This portion of the eMedTV archives highlights how this prescription drug works, as well as its potential side effects, dosing guidelines, and available strengths.
  • Zoloft
    Zoloft is a medication that is licensed to treat depression, panic disorder, and other conditions. This eMedTV article provides an overview of this drug, including information about how it works, how to take it, and possible side effects.
  • Zolpidem
    Zolpidem is a drug that is prescribed for the treatment of short-term insomnia. This selection from the eMedTV archives contains other important information on zolpidem and its uses, effects, and potential side effects.
  • Zolpidem Oral Spray
    Zolpidem oral spray is a prescription drug approved to treat insomnia in people with trouble falling asleep. This eMedTV article explains how to use this product, describes how it works, and lists potential side effects.
  • Zolpidem Sublingual Tablet
    As this eMedTV page explains, if you have insomnia, your healthcare provider may recommend zolpidem sublingual tablets. This article offers an overview of this prescription sleep medicine, including how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Zolpidem Tartrate Extended-Release
    Zolpidem tartrate extended-release is a prescription drug used for the treatment of insomnia. This eMedTV article further describes zolpidem tartrate extended-release tablets and the uses, effects, and dosing guidelines of the medicine.
  • Zolpimist
    Zolpimist is a drug approved for the short-term treatment of insomnia. As this eMedTV page explains, the medicine comes in the form of an oral spray. This article outlines the effects of the medicine, describes how it works, and offers dosing guidelines.
  • Zometa
    Zometa is a medicine used to treat high blood calcium due to cancer. This page from the eMedTV Web site further discusses what Zometa is used for, describes how the drug works, and explains when and how the medicine should be administered.
  • Zomig
    Zomig is a prescription medicine approved to treat migraine headaches as they occur. This eMedTV article describes how Zomig works to relieve migraine symptoms, lists its potential side effects, and gives tips on when and how to take the medicine.
  • Zonegran
    Zonegran is a prescription medicine that is used to control partial seizures. This article from the eMedTV Web site offers an in-depth look at the drug, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zonisamide
    Zonisamide is a prescription drug commonly used for the treatment of partial seizures. This eMedTV selection provides an overview of this drug, with detailed information on its effects, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zortress
    Zortress is a drug licensed to prevent the body from rejecting a new kidney or liver after a transplant. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this prescription medicine, with detailed information on dosing, potential side effects, and more.
  • Zostavax
    Zostavax is a vaccine that can be given to help prevent shingles in people 50 years old and older. This eMedTV article describes how Zostavax works, lists possible side effects of the drug, and explains what you should know before getting the vaccine.
  • Zovia
    Zovia is an oral contraceptive that is only available by prescription. This part of the eMedTV library provides a complete overview of Zovia, including detailed information on its uses, dosing guidelines, warnings, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zovirax
    Zovirax is a prescription medicine that is used to treat shingles, chickenpox, and genital herpes. This eMedTV article offers an overview of the drug, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zovirax Cream -- Overview Information
    Zovirax cream is an antiviral drug that is used to treat cold sores in adults and adolescents. This eMedTV article explains how the medication works to treat an outbreak, outlines potential side effects, and offers tips for those using the cream.
  • Zovirax Ointment
    Zovirax ointment is a prescription medication that is used to treat genital herpes and cold sores. This eMedTV article offers an overview of the drug, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zuplenz
    Available by prescription only, Zuplenz is a medicine approved for preventing nausea and vomiting. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this medication, including details on how it works, potential side effects, general safety concerns, and more.
  • Zyban
    Zyban is a prescription drug typically used to help people stop smoking. This eMedTV segment provides an in-depth look at the medication, including an explanation of how it works, dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zyclara
    Zyclara is used to treat lesions caused by actinic keratosis and external genital or perianal warts. This eMedTV Web selection presents an overview of what this medicated cream is used for, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Zydone
    Zydone may be prescribed on an as-needed basis for pain. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides a detailed look at this combination drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and what to do in case of overdose.
  • Zyflo
    Zyflo, a drug available by prescription, is used to prevent asthma attacks in adults and children. This eMedTV article offers more information on Zyflo, including its effects, how it works, and side effects that may occur during treatment.
  • Zyflo CR
    Zyflo CR is a drug that is approved to prevent asthma attacks in adults and children (age 12 and older). This eMedTV article offers an overview of the prescription drug, including a discussion on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Zyloprim
    Zyloprim is a prescribed drug used to prevent certain conditions, such as gout and high uric acid levels. This eMedTV page describes how Zyloprim works, offers dosing information for the drug, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Zymar
    Available as an eye drop, Zymar is used to treat conjunctivitis ("pink eye"). This part of the eMedTV site takes an in-depth look at this antibiotic, with details on how it works, side effects, how to apply it, safety concerns, and more.
  • Zymaxid
    The prescription eye drop Zymaxid is approved to treat conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed look at this drug, with information on possible side effects, clinical effects, dosing, and more.
  • Zyprexa
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Zyprexa to treat bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. This eMedTV article offers an overview of Zyprexa, noting in particular its uses, general dosing guidelines, strengths, and possible side effects.
  • Zyprexa Relprevv
    Zyprexa Relprevv is an antipsychotic medication that is used to treat schizophrenia. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this drug, providing information on its specific use, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zyrtec
    Zyrtec is used to treat sneezing, runny nose, and other allergy symptoms. This eMedTV resource offers a complete overview of the medication, including information on the side effects, dosing guidelines, and other uses of this antihistamine.
  • Zyrtec Eye Drops
    Available without a prescription, Zyrtec Eye Drops offer relief of itchy eyes due to allergies. This part of the eMedTV library gives an overview of this medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Zyrtec-D
    Zyrtec-D is used to treat nasal congestion, itchy eyes, and a number of other allergy symptoms. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this combination drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Zytiga
    Zytiga is a medicine prescribed in combination with prednisone to treat late-stage prostate cancer. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at this medication, with detailed information on dosing, possible side effects, how it works, and more.
  • Zyvox
    Zyvox is an antibiotic used to treat pneumonia and other serious infections. This part of the eMedTV site takes an in-depth look at this drug, with information on how it works, what to expect when taking it, safety warnings, and more.
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