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Assisted Reproduction - Attention Deficit Disorder

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Assisted Reproduction to Attention Deficit Disorder. 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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  • Astelin
    Astelin is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis and vasomotor rhinitis. This eMedTV segment offers dosing information for the drug, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Astepro
    Astepro is a prescription nasal spray approved for treating nasal allergy symptoms. This eMedTV Web page explains how Astepro works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's benefits, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Asthma (Health Channel Home)
    Asthma is a condition brought on by certain triggers, such as smoke and mold, that causes a person to have difficulty breathing. This eMedTV resource provides an overview of asthma, including symptoms, treatments, and prevention tips.
  • Asthma (Overview Article)
    Asthma is a chronic illness in which your airways are inflamed, making it difficult to carry air in and out of the lungs at times. This eMedTV page covers this condition in more detail, including its causes, symptoms, and ways to control it.
  • Astragalus
    Astragalus is an herbal supplement that may be useful for people with cancer or hepatitis. This eMedTV Web page discusses the possible benefits of this product, explains how it works, explores its safety and effectiveness, and more.
  • Atacand
    This eMedTV article describes Atacand and the conditions it is licensed to treat, including high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. This page also describes how Atacand works, its possible side effects, and dosing strengths.
  • Atacand HCT
    Atacand HCT is a medication that lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels and reducing blood volume. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this drug, explaining potential side effects, dosing guidelines, safety warnings, and more.
  • Atarax
    Atarax is a prescription drug licensed for various uses, including treating anxiety and relieving itching. This eMedTV Web page explains how this medicine works, offers dosing information, lists some of its potential side effects, and more.
  • Ataxia Telangiectasia
    Ataxia telangiectasia is a rare disease that breaks down the body's immune system. This eMedTV resource explores the causes, diagnosis, and treatment options for this condition, as well as the increased cancer risks people with this disease face.
  • Atazanavir
    Atazanavir is a prescription drug licensed for use with other HIV/AIDS medications. This eMedTV resource further explores how this medicine works, lists potential side effects, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Atelvia
    Atelvia is used in the treatment of osteoporosis. This delayed-release tablet is taken just once a week. This eMedTV page provides a detailed look at this prescription drug, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Atenolol
    Atenolol is a prescription drug used to treat several conditions, including high blood pressure and angina. This eMedTV segment further discusses approved uses and describes the drug's effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Atherectomy
    During an atherectomy, a special pulverizing device is used to clean the arteries in your heart. This eMedTV Web page discusses this procedure in detail, including why it is performed, recovery expectations, and possible complications.
  • Atherosclerosis
    Atherosclerosis is a condition in which plaque buildup causes hardening and narrowing of major arteries. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this topic, including symptoms, diagnosis, and what can happen if the condition is left untreated.
  • Ativan
    Ativan is a prescription drug that is used to treat anxiety. This selection from the eMedTV archives offers an in-depth look at Ativan, including information on its uses, side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Atomoxetine
    Atomoxetine is a drug licensed to treat ADHD. This page on the eMedTV site explores the prescription medicine in detail, noting how it works, when and how to take it, possible side effects, and what to tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Atopic Dermatitis
    Atopic dermatitis is a noncontagious skin rash that is often made worse by allergens like wool or pet hair. This eMedTV article discusses this form of eczema in detail, including possible causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Atorvastatin
    Available by prescription, atorvastatin is a drug used to treat high cholesterol and other conditions. This eMedTV resource explains in detail how this medication works and describes its uses, benefits, potential side effects, and more.
  • Atovaquone/Proguanil
    Available by prescription only, atovaquone/proguanil is a drug used to treat or prevent malaria. This eMedTV article gives a detailed overview of this medication, explaining how to take it, what to expect during treatment, and more.
  • Atrial Fibrillation
    Atrial fibrillation is when the heart beats irregularly -- it is not a heart attack. This segment from the eMedTV library explains this medical condition in detail, with information on how it is diagnosed and treated, possible risk factors, and more.
  • Atripla
    Atripla is a prescription HIV and AIDS medication. This eMedTV article describes the various components that are in the combination drug, explains how Atripla works to stop HIV from multiplying, and offers dosing information for the medicine.
  • Atrovent
    Atrovent is a prescribed drug that treats chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or a runny nose. As this eMedTV page explains, Atrovent opens airways and decreases fluid production in the nasal cavity. The page also lists side effects and dosing tips.
  • Atrovent HFA
    Atrovent HFA is a prescription medication that is used to prevent airway spasms caused by COPD. This eMedTV article offers an overview of the drug, including a discussion on how it works, how to use it, some side effects it may cause, and more.
  • Atrovent Inhalation Solution
    Atrovent inhalation solution is a prescription drug that treats breathing problems associated with COPD. This eMedTV page explains how Atrovent inhalation solution works, describes how to use the nebulizer solution, and lists possible side effects.
  • Atrovent Nasal Spray
    Atrovent nasal spray may be prescribed to treat a runny nose due to the common cold or allergies. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at Atrovent nasal spray and its effects, precautions and warnings, and dosing information.
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