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eMedTV Drugs & Supplements A-Z

Frovatriptan - Granisetron

This page contains links to eMedTV Drugs & Supplements containing information on subjects from Frovatriptan to Granisetron. 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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  • Frovatriptan
    Frovatriptan is a drug used to treat a migraine headache once it has started. This eMedTV page highlights how this product works to relieve migraine symptoms, lists potential side effects, and describes some general dosing guidelines.
  • Fulvestrant
    Fulvestrant may be prescribed to postmenopausal women as a treatment for breast cancer. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of the drug, noting its effects, how it works, and precautions to be aware of prior to taking the medication.
  • Furadantin
    Furadantin is an antibiotic used to treat and prevent urinary tract infections. This part of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview of this medication, with information on how to take it, possible side effects, generic availability, and more.
  • Furosemide
    Furosemide is a prescription drug licensed to treat fluid retention and control high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at how furosemide works, potential side effects, and information on when and how to take the drug.
  • Fuzeon
    Fuzeon is prescribed in combination with other drugs to treat HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV article provides detailed information on the medication, including potential side effects, dosing information, and important tips and precautions.
  • Fycompa
    As a prescription anti-seizure drug, Fycompa is approved for partial seizures in adults and adolescents. This eMedTV article contains more details on several topics relating to this drug, including how it works, how to take it, and potential side effects.
  • GABA
    GABA is supplement that supposedly helps improve mood or promote weight loss. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this product, including possible benefits of the supplement, information on its effectiveness, and a list of possible side effects.
  • Gabapentin
    Gabapentin is a drug that can be used to treat certain types of seizures, as well as postherpetic neuralgia. This eMedTV resource discusses the drug in detail, offering information on how it works, dosing information, side effects, and more.
  • Gabapentin Enacarbil
    If you have restless legs syndrome or postherpetic neuralgia, you may benefit from gabapentin enacarbil. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this medication, including how it may work, safety issues to be aware of, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Gabitril
    Gabitril is a drug that is used for the treatment of a certain type of seizure. This segment of the eMedTV Web site provides an in-depth look at the drug, with information on its effects, dosing guidelines, available strengths, and more.
  • Gablofen
    Gablofen is prescribed to treat severe spasticity caused by MS, cerebral palsy, or other conditions. This eMedTV Web page examines this medication, including how it is given directly into the spinal cord, possible side effects, safety issues, and more.
  • Galantamine
    Galantamine is a drug used for treating mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV resource provides general dosing information for galantamine, explains how the drug works, and describes its effects.
  • Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
    Gamma-aminobutyric acid is a supplement claimed to have several health benefits. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this product, including information on its possible uses, potential side effects, safety concerns, and more.
  • Gardasil
    Gardasil is a vaccine that is used to prevent conditions caused by certain types of human papillomavirus. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at Gardasil, with detailed information on its effects, side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Garlic
    Garlic is claimed to have several medicinal benefits, such as lowering blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of this supplement, including how it may treat several health conditions, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Gatifloxacin
    The antibiotic gatifloxacin is commonly prescribed to treat eye infections. This page from the eMedTV Web site provides a detailed look at this drug, with information on possible side effects, dosing, how it works, and more.
  • Gefitinib
    Gefitinib is a drug used to treat non-small cell lung cancer. This eMedTV page presents an overview of this prescription medicine, including when it is recommended, how it is taken, and what to expect.
  • Gelnique
    Gelnique is a prescription skin gel that is used to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this drug, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and tips for when and how to use it.
  • Gemcitabine
    Gemcitabine is a prescription drug that is approved for treating several types of cancer. This eMedTV resource discusses how the medication works, lists potential side effects, and offers information on how to receive the injection.
  • Gemfibrozil
    Gemfibrozil is a common prescription drug approved for the treatment of high triglycerides and cholesterol. This eMedTV article also lists uses of the medication, side effects, and conditions to tell your healthcare provider about before you take it.
  • Gemifloxacin
    Gemifloxacin is prescribed to treat pneumonia and bronchitis. This selection from the eMedTV Web library offers an in-depth look at this antibiotic, providing details on its dosing, possible side effects, safety warnings, and more.
  • Gemzar
    Gemzar is a prescription medicine often used for treating various types of cancer. This eMedTV article gives an overview of Gemzar, providing information on how the medication works, it potential side effects, and how it is administered.
  • Generess Fe
    As a prescription birth control pill, Generess Fe works to prevent pregnancy mainly by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article offers a detailed description on how Generess Fe works and also discusses its possible side effects and dosing guidelines.
  • Gengraf
    Gengraf is a type of immunosuppressant used to treat psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. As this eMedTV article explains, it can also help prevent rejection after an organ transplant. Side effects, dosing, and safety concerns are also discussed.
  • Geodon
    Geodon is a medicine that can be prescribed to treat schizophrenia or bipolar disorder in adults. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of Geodon uses, effects, general dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Gesticare
    Gesticare is a prescription prenatal vitamin that contains a variety of different vitamins and minerals. This eMedTV segment describes the benefits of this supplement, explains how it works, and offers dosing information for the product.
  • Gesticare DHA
    Gesticare DHA is a prenatal vitamin that contains omega-3 fatty acids, calcium, and various other minerals. This eMedTV article explains why it is important to take this supplement during pregnancy, offers general dosing information, and more.
  • Gianvi
    Gianvi is a birth control pill that is available by prescription. This selection from the eMedTV Web library offers an overview of this contraceptive, including details on how Gianvi works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Gildagia
    Gildagia is a combined oral contraceptive that is available by prescription only. This part of the eMedTV Web site explains how this form of birth control works, offers dosing information, and lists side effects that may occur with the pill.
  • Gildess Fe
    Available by prescription only, Gildess Fe is a type of birth control pill (oral contraceptive). This eMedTV article offers an overview of this product, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Gilenya
    Gilenya is a prescription medicine used to treat multiple sclerosis (MS). This eMedTV Web selection provides a complete overview of this medication, with information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and safety precautions.
  • Ginkgo
    Ginkgo is an herbal supplement that is claimed to improve memory and help with several other conditions. This eMedTV article describes the benefits of ginkgo, lists side effects that may occur, and explains the effectiveness of this herbal remedy.
  • Ginkgo Biloba
    Ginkgo biloba supplements are often used to improve memory and mental functioning. This article on the eMedTV Web site discusses other benefits of ginkgo biloba, explains how it works, and explores the safety and effectiveness of this product.
  • Ginseng
    Ginseng is an herbal supplement often used to enhance memory and mental function. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses some of the benefits of ginseng, explains how it works, and explores the safety and effectiveness of these products.
  • Glatiramer
    Glatiramer is a prescription medication for multiple sclerosis that comes in injectable form. This eMedTV article explains when and how to give the injections, describes the effects of the drug, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Gleevec
    This eMedTV segment takes a detailed look at Gleevec, a chemotherapy drug used to treat leukemia, a rare skin cancer, and a type of tumor affecting the GI tract. This article offers information on how this drug works, side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Gliadel
    People who have certain types of cancerous brain tumors may receive an implant called Gliadel. This eMedTV resource contains more detailed information on this prescription chemotherapy drug, including specific uses, how it works, side effects, and more.
  • Glimepiride
    Glimepiride is a prescription medicine used to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how glimepiride works by increasing insulin production and also highlights dosing guidelines and potential side effects.
  • Glipizide
    Glipizide is a prescription medicine that is approved to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works to help the pancreas produce more insulin, outlines potential side effects, and more.
  • Glipizide and Metformin
    Glipizide and metformin is a prescription medicine that lowers blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how the medication works to control blood sugar, lists possible side effects, and offers dosing information.
  • GlucaGen
    As an injected medication, GlucaGen works in the liver to treat severe low blood sugar. This eMedTV article tells you what you need to know about this drug, with details on how to administer it, important safety warnings, and how to store it.
  • Glucagon
    Glucagon is a hormone that is injected in cases of severe low blood sugar. This eMedTV segment discusses this potentially lifesaving drug, with information on how it works, how it is given, possible side effects, and more.
  • Glucomannan
    Glucomannan is an herbal supplement that can help treat several conditions (such as constipation). This eMedTV article describes these conditions in more detail and provides information on the effectiveness and safety of glucomannan.
  • Glucophage
    Glucophage is a prescription medication that is used to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how Glucophage works, lists its potential side effects, and offers some tips on when and how to take it.
  • Glucophage XR
    Glucophage XR is a drug that is licensed to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV segment explains how this medication works and includes detailed information on its benefits, dosages, and potential side effects.
  • Glucosamine
    Glucosamine is a supplement used for treating various conditions, but is especially useful for arthritis. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of glucosamine, explores its effectiveness, and explains what side effects may occur with the product.
  • Glucosamine and Chondroitin
    Glucosamine and chondroitin is a dietary supplement commonly used for treating arthritis. This eMedTV Web page explains how it works, offers dosing information for the product, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Glucosamine Hydrochloride
    Glucosamine hydrochloride is a dietary supplement most often used to treat arthritis. This eMedTV article describes the various effects of glucosamine hydrochloride, explains whether it is effective, and lists potential side effects of the supplement.
  • Glucosamine Sulfate
    Glucosamine sulfate is a supplement most often used to treat arthritis. This eMedTV Web page explains how glucosamine sulfate works, explores the safety and effectiveness of the supplement, and lists potential side effects of the product.
  • Glucotrol
    Glucotrol is a prescription drug approved to lower blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works to increase insulin production, lists potential side effects, and covers general dosing guidelines.
  • Glucovance
    Glucovance is a prescription medicine that is used to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works, outlines some potential side effects, and provides some tips for taking the medication.
  • Glumetza
    Glumetza is a medication approved to help manage type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes in detail how the drug works and offers a general overview of its effects, potential side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Glutamine
    Glutamine is a non-essential amino acid that is sometimes used in dietary supplements. This eMedTV segment covers some of the possible benefits of glutamine, discusses its effectiveness, and explores the safety of supplementation.
  • Glutathione
    Glutathione, a substance made naturally by the human body, has several important functions. This eMedTV Web article provides a detailed overview of glutathione, including information on its benefits, effectiveness, and safety precautions.
  • Glyburide
    Glyburide is a prescription drug that is approved to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how it helps increase the production of insulin in the pancreas, outlines potential side effects, and more.
  • Glyburide and Metformin
    Glyburide and metformin is a prescription drug that is licensed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource covers how glyburide and metformin works and when and how to take it, as well as the drug's side effects and dosing guidelines.
  • Glycine
    Glycine is a nonessential amino acid that may be useful for conditions such as schizophrenia and strokes. This eMedTV page provides a detailed overview of glycine, including information on its safety and effectiveness, possible side effects, and more.
  • GlycoLax
    GlycoLax is a nonprescription laxative used to treat constipation. This eMedTV article further explains that although this laxative is no longer made, other generic versions are available. Possible side effects and safety issues are also provided.
  • Glynase
    Glynase is a prescription medicine that is approved to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how the medication works, lists some potential side effects, and offers tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Goji
    Goji is a plant containing edible berries that are used in supplements, health foods, and health drinks. This eMedTV segment describes the compounds found in goji, explains what it is used for, and explores the effectiveness of these products.
  • Goldenseal
    Goldenseal is an herbal supplement used for various conditions, such as allergies or infections. This page on the eMedTV site discusses the supplement's uses in more detail, explores how it works, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Golimumab
    A prescription drug, golimumab is used to treat psoriatic arthritis and other inflammatory conditions. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this product, with information on side effects, dosing guidelines, and drug warnings.
  • GoLYTELY
    GoLYTELY is a laxative used to empty the bowels before certain gastrointestinal exams. This eMedTV article offers a comprehensive overview of this product, explaining the best way to take it, how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Goserelin Acetate Implant
    The goserelin acetate implant is a prescription drug used in the treatment of prostate and breast cancer. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this drug, including how it works to decrease hormone levels, other uses, possible side effects, and more.
  • Gralise
    Available by prescription, Gralise is a drug used to treat nerve pain that occurs after having shingles. This eMedTV resource discusses how the medication works, as well as its potential side effects, dosing guidelines, and available strengths.
  • Granisetron
    Granisetron is a medicine used for preventing nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or radiation. This eMedTV page describes how the drug works, offers dosing information, and explains what you should know before taking the medicine.
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