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Chronic Pancreatitis - Clolar

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Chronic Pancreatitis to Clolar. 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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  • Chronic Pancreatitis
    Chronic pancreatitis is a disorder involving digestive enzymes that attack and destroy the pancreas. As this eMedTV article explains, this can lead to pain and scarring. This page describes the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this condition.
  • Chronic Sinusitis
    Chronic sinusitis is a type of sinus inflammation that lasts 12 weeks or longer, despite treatment. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at this condition, including what causes it, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Cialis
    Cialis is commonly prescribed for erectile dysfunction (ED) and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). This eMedTV segment describes how the medication works and also includes information on side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Ciclesonide
    Ciclesonide is a prescription drug licensed to treat common nasal allergy symptoms. This eMedTV resource explains how it works, describes the effects of the drug, and offers tips on when and how to use it.
  • Ciclesonide Inhaler
    The ciclesonide inhaler is taken every day to help prevent asthma attacks. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers a complete overview of this product, with information on side effects, dosing guidelines, how it works to prevent asthma, and more.
  • Cigarette Smoke Allergy
    Cigarette smoke allergy is caused by the numerous toxic chemicals and irritants found in cigarette smoke. This eMedTV article discusses cigarette smoke allergy in detail and links to other information on allergies.
  • Cigarettes
    Despite what many smokers believe, light cigarettes do not reduce the health risks of smoking. This eMedTV Web page debunks common myths associated with these cigarettes and explains how smokers tend to "compensate" when using them.
  • Cigars
    Studies on cigars and cancer have shown that even daily smokers who do not inhale are at a greater risk to develop cancer. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at cigars and cancer, including information about the carcinogens in cigars.
  • Ciloxan
    Ciloxan is a medicine prescribed to treat certain bacterial infections of the eye. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of this eye medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Cimetidine
    Cimetidine is a drug that reduces acid production in the stomach. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at cimetidine, including information about conditions it is used to treat, side effects of the drug, and tips for how to take it.
  • Cimzia
    Cimzia is a medicine used for relieving the symptoms of Crohn's disease and other conditions. This eMedTV Web page describes how the drug works, explains how often it needs to be taken, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Cinryze
    Cinryze is used to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in adults and teenagers. This eMedTV Web page outlines more details on this prescription medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Cipro
    A number of bacterial infections can be treated with the antibiotic Cipro. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers more information on this drug, including details on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Cipro HC
    People who have an outer ear infection commonly called swimmer's ear may be prescribed the drug Cipro HC. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at this ear drop, with information on when and how to use it, possible side effects, and more.
  • Cipro XR
    Cipro XR is an antibiotic primarily used to treat urinary tract infections such as bladder infections. This eMedTV segment takes a detailed look at this drug, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing information.
  • Ciprodex
    Ciprodex is a prescription medicine used to treat middle and outer ear infections. This selection from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this ear drop, including details on how it works, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Ciprofloxacin
    Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic used in many different medicines and prescribed to treat various infections. This eMedTV segment takes a detailed look at this medication, with information on how it works, dosing tips, possible side effects, and more.
  • Ciprofloxacin Ear Drops
    As an antibiotic medication, ciprofloxacin ear drops help treat outer ear infections, or "swimmer's ear." This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at these prescription drops, including potential side effects, helpful dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Ciprofloxacin Ophthalmic
    Ciprofloxacin ophthalmic is a prescription eye drop and ointment used to treat bacterial eye infections. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at this drug, providing details on its dosing, possible side effects, general safety precautions, and more.
  • Ciprofloxacin/Dexamethasone
    Available by prescription only, ciprofloxacin/dexamethasone is used to treat certain infections of the ear. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this ear drop, with information on specific uses, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Ciprofloxacin/Hydrocortisone
    Healthcare providers routinely prescribe ciprofloxacin/hydrocortisone to treat acute otitis externa. This eMedTV resource provides an in-depth look at this combination antibiotic, including how it works, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Cirrhosis
    In someone with cirrhosis, liver injuries cause scar tissue to replace normal, healthy tissue in the liver. This eMedTV article lists causes of the disease (such as hepatitis C) and explains how the scarring keeps the liver from working properly.
  • Cisplatin
    As a prescription chemotherapy drug, cisplatin works to treat testicular, ovarian, or bladder cancer. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of this product, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Citalopram
    Citalopram is a drug that is used for the treatment of depression in adults. This eMedTV page explains how citalopram works to reduce depression symptoms, describes the effects of the drug, and lists possible side effects to look out for.
  • Citracal Prenatal + DHA
    Citracal Prenatal + DHA is a prenatal vitamin that is commonly prescribed to pregnant women. This eMedTV article discusses Citracal Prenatal + DHA in more detail, including information on important nutrients contained in the vitamins and dosing tips.
  • Citranatal
    Citranatal is a line of prenatal vitamins that contain iron, calcium, and, in most varieties, DHA. This eMedTV page lists the various products currently available, offers dosing information for the vitamins, and explains how they work.
  • CLA
    CLA is a type of trans fat that may help reduce body fat and prevent certain types of cancer. This page from the eMedTV Web site further discusses how CLA works, possible side effects, and information about the safety and effectiveness of the product.
  • Cladribine
    Cladribine is prescribed to help slow down the progression of hairy cell leukemia. This eMedTV segment explains how this chemotherapy treatment works, describes how the drug is given, lists potential side effects, and more.
  • Claforan
    Available by prescription only, Claforan is an antibiotic used to treat and prevent bacterial infections. This eMedTV page contains a comprehensive look at several aspects of this drug, including how this antibiotic works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Claravis
    Claravis is a medication reserved for treating severe nodular acne when other treatments have failed. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at this prescription acne medicine, including the regulations on how to take this drug, side effects, and more.
  • Clarinex
    The prescription medication Clarinex treats allergy symptoms, as well as chronic hives and itching. This eMedTV Web page discusses how the drug works and medical conditions to discuss with your doctor before taking it, such as liver disease.
  • Clarinex-D
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Clarinex-D to treat hay fever symptoms. This selection from the eMedTV archives provides an overview of Clarinex-D, describing how the drug works and also listing possible side effects and available strengths.
  • Clarithromycin
    Clarithromycin is a prescription antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections. This eMedTV article offers an overview of clarithromycin, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and general precautions.
  • Claritin
    Claritin is a common non-prescription drug used to treat a range of allergy symptoms. This page of the eMedTV Web site provides an in-depth look at the drug, including how it works, dosing information, side effects to be aware of, and more.
  • Claritin Eye
    Claritin Eye is a medication used to treat allergy-related itchy eyes. This eMedTV Web article takes an in-depth look at this drug, including possible side effects, how the eye drop works, and what to tell your healthcare provider before using it.
  • Claritin-D
    Claritin-D is an over-the-counter drug that is licensed to treat nasal allergy symptoms. This article from the eMedTV Web site provides a more in-depth look at Claritin-D, including its uses, effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Clemastine
    Clemastine is an antihistamine drug licensed to treat allergies, the common cold, and allergic reactions. This eMedTV segment discusses the drug in more detail, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Cleocin
    Cleocin is a prescription medication used to treat certain bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web article offers an overview of this antibiotic, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Climara
    Climara is a prescription medication used in hormone replacement therapy. This eMedTV resource covers Climara uses in more detail, describes how the drug works for several conditions, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Climara Pro
    Climara Pro is a skin patch prescribed to treat menopausal symptoms and prevent osteoporosis. This eMedTV article describes this hormone replacement medication in more detail, including how it works, potential side effects, and general precautions.
  • Clindamycin
    Clindamycin is found in many prescription antibiotics and is used to treat various bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web page describes how this medication works, explains when and how to take it, and provides a list of potential side effects.
  • Clindamycin/Benzoyl Peroxide
    Clindamycin/benzoyl peroxide is a skin gel used to treat acne. This selection from the eMedTV Web site gives an overview of this prescription product, with detailed information on topics such as side effects, dosing, available strengths, and more.
  • Clinical Trials
    Medical research is an organized way to answer important questions for which the answer is not known. This eMedTV article looks at medical research, including some important questions that have been answered.
  • Clinoril
    Clinoril is a drug that is used to relieve symptoms of arthritis and general pain, fever, or inflammation. This eMedTV segment explains the effects of the drug and offers information on its dosing guidelines and potential side effects.
  • CLL
    Common CLL symptoms may include fever and infection, feeling very tired, and weight loss. This eMedTV article discusses common symptoms of this condition, which also include pain or fullness below the ribs and painless swelling of lymph nodes.
  • Clobazam
    Clobazam is prescribed for use with other seizure medicines to treat Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and what to discuss with your doctor before starting treatment.
  • Clobetasol Propionate
    Clobetasol propionate is a steroid used to treat inflammation and itching due to various skin conditions. This eMedTV article covers side effects, dosing tips, and how this prescription drug works to treat eczema, dermatitis, and other skin problems.
  • Clobetasol Propionate Foam
    Clobetasol propionate foam is prescribed to treat skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. This eMedTV page explains how this steroid works to treat skin itching and inflammation, lists potential side effects, and describes when and how to apply it.
  • Clobex
    Clobex, a steroid medication, is used to treat skin conditions such as scalp psoriasis. This part of the eMedTV site offers more details on this prescription product, including how it works, what to expect during treatment, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Clofarabine
    Clofarabine can help treat a certain type of cancer in children called acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). This eMedTV Web page presents an overview of this prescription drug, including various uses, how it works, side effects, and links to more details.
  • Clolar
    Clolar is a drug licensed to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a blood and bone marrow cancer. This eMedTV article outlines more details on this prescription medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
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