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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - Avinza

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to Avinza. 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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  • Aubagio
    Aubagio is a prescription drug used to treat certain types of multiple sclerosis. This article from the eMedTV Web library explores this medication in more detail, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Augmentin
    Augmentin is a prescription antibiotic that is licensed to treat various types of infections. This eMedTV article discusses Augmentin uses in more detail, describes how the drug works, and explains what you should know before taking the antibiotic.
  • Augmentin ES
    Augmentin ES is prescribed for children who have problems with ear infections. This section of the eMedTV Web library offers a complete overview of this drug, including how it works, when and how to take it, and a list of potential side effects.
  • Augmentin XR
    If you have pneumonia or a sinus infection, your healthcare provider may prescribe Augmentin XR. This eMedTV segment offers more information on the antibiotic, including details on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Autism (Health Channel Home)
    Autism is a brain disorder that can result in repetitive behavior or narrow, obsessive interests. This eMedTV resource discusses the topics covered on the Autism Health Channel, ranging from causes and symptoms to diagnosis and treatment.
  • Autism (Overview Article)
    Autism is a developmental disorder that results in impaired thinking, feeling, and social functioning. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at autism, including information about characteristic behaviors, symptoms, and treatment.
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Asperger syndrome, autistic disorder, and Rett syndrome are examples of autism spectrum disorders. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of these disorders, including their symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Autoimmune Diseases
    There are more than 80 types of autoimmune diseases, which include multiple sclerosis and scleroderma. This eMedTV resource discusses these diseases at length, which occur when your immune cells mistake your body's cells as invaders and attack them.
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    In a person who has autoimmune hepatitis, the body's immune system attacks liver cells. This part of the eMedTV archives provides information on who this disease affects, its common symptoms, and how it may be diagnosed and treated.
  • Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease
    Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease is a condition that causes cysts to grow in the kidneys. This eMedTV page explains the gene mutation that causes this disease, and also discusses symptoms and treatment options.
  • Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease
    Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease is a rare and often fatal condition. This page from the eMedTV library describes this condition with detail, including information on symptoms, treatment options, diagnosis, and more.
  • Avage
    Avage is a skin cream used to treat fine facial wrinkling and other signs of overexposure to the sun. This eMedTV segment talks about this prescription drug in detail, with information on side effects, how to apply it, and how it works.
  • Avalide
    Avalide is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure. This page on the eMedTV Web site gives an overview of this combination medicine, including an explanation of how it works, its potential side effects, when and how to take it, and more.
  • Avanafil
    Avanafil tablets are taken 30 minutes before sexual activity to help men who have erectile dysfunction. This eMedTV article presents more information on this prescription medicine, including how it works, safety issues, side effects, and more.
  • Avandamet
    Avandamet is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This part of the eMedTV Web site provides detailed information on Avandamet and its effects, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Avandaryl
    Avandaryl is a prescribed medicine that is used to lower blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how this drug works to lower blood sugar, lists potential side effects, covers general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Avandia
    Avandia is a prescription medicine used to help control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how Avandia helps your body to use its natural insulin better and outlines some potential side effects of the drug.
  • Avapro
    Avapro is often prescribed for people with diabetic nephropathy or high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug works and discusses possible side effects, available strengths, and general dosing information.
  • Avascular Necrosis
    Avascular necrosis is a condition that develops when blood supply to the bones is cut off. This section of the eMedTV archives explains this condition in detail, including causes, symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Avastin
    Avastin is commonly used in the treatment of specific types of cancer. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides a detailed overview of the drug, including what cancers it treats, how it works, dosing information, side effects, and more.
  • Avelox
    Avelox is an antibiotic prescribed to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This article on the eMedTV Web site explains how Avelox works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects.
  • Avian Flu
    The avian flu, while rare in humans, is becoming endemic in Asia and Europe. This segment of the eMedTV Web site discusses the H5N1 strain of avian flu in birds and humans, including how it is transmitted and possible vaccines.
  • Avian Flu Virus
    Human infection with the avian flu virus is rare, and is often associated with contact with infected birds. This eMedTV article explains the virus in detail, including the various types and the potential threat posed to humans.
  • Avian Influenza
    Avian influenza is highly contagious among birds, especially domestic birds, but rarely infects people. This eMedTV article discusses avian influenza in detail, including subtypes, how it is transmitted, and the danger, if any, it poses to people.
  • Aviane
    Aviane is a combined oral contraceptive, meaning it contains both an estrogen and a progestin. This eMedTV article provides an overview of the medication, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Avinza
    Avinza is a narcotic that can be prescribed to provide around-the-clock pain relief. This eMedTV Web page describes how Avinza works, lists potential side effects that may occur, and explains what you should be aware of before using this drug.
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