Health Channels
Tools & Services
Use eMedTV's tools and services to receive up-to-date health information, tips, answers, and more.
Savings Card
Our free DiscountRx savings card can help you and your family save money on your prescriptions. This card is accepted at all major chain pharmacies, nationwide. Get Your Card Now.
HealthSavvy
Stay up-to-date on the health topics that interest you. Sign up now for our free HealthSavvy service.
DiscountRX
Looking to save on your prescriptions? eMedTV may be able to help. Sign up for our medication discount program.
Baby Builder
Browse our database of over 75,000 names to create baby names you can share with your family and friends.
BMI Calculator
Enter your height and weight to get your BMI and what it means for you and your health.

eMedTV Health Topics A-Z

Infertility - Interstitial Cystitis

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Infertility to Interstitial Cystitis. 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.
Favorite Health Topics
Descriptions of Health Topics
  • Infertility
    Infertility is characterized as being unable to have children, despite trying for six months to a year. This eMedTV article discusses infertility in detail, including information on the causes in both men and women, as well as treatment options.
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    With inflammatory breast cancer, cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast. This eMedTV article discusses this type of breast cancer in detail, including possible symptoms and treatment options.
  • Infliximab
    Infliximab is a prescribed drug for inflammatory conditions affecting the joints, skin, and digestive tract. This eMedTV resource explains how infliximab works, lists side effects, and covers what to tell your physician prior to taking the drug.
  • Influenza
    An estimated 10 to 20 percent of Americans come down with influenza, or the flu, each year. This eMedTV page covers this highly contagious respiratory infection, including how it is transmitted, who is at risk, and how it's different from a cold.
  • Influenza Vaccine
    The influenza vaccine is usually given through an injection, but a new nasal spray has recently been approved by the FDA. This eMedTV resource explains how the influenza vaccine is created, who should get it, and possible side effects.
  • Influenza Virus
    The influenza virus is not only highly contagious -- it also is highly changeable. This page of the eMedTV Web site examines this virus in detail, including subtypes, how it is transmitted, and what makes it so changeable.
  • Ingenol Mebutate
    Ingenol mebutate is used to treat precancerous lesions on the skin caused by actinic keratosis. This eMedTV resource explains how this medicated skin gel works and covers dosing instructions. Details on side effects and safety issues are also discussed.
  • Inhalation Anthrax
    Inhalation anthrax is a rare form of anthrax infection caused by breathing in anthrax bacteria or spores. This eMedTV article discusses this disease in detail, including information about its symptoms and treatment.
  • Inhaled Insulin
    Inhaled insulin is a prescription drug that helps lower blood sugar by providing insulin for the body. This eMedTV page explains how the medication works to remove sugar from the blood, lists possible side effects, and covers dosing guidelines.
  • Injectable Poly-L Lactic Acid
    Injectable poly-L lactic acid is a facial filler used to correct facial fat loss and wrinkles. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this product, including specific uses, side effects, and what to tell your doctor before receiving the injections.
  • Inlyta
    Inlyta is a prescription drug used to slow down the progression of advanced kidney cancer. This eMedTV segment contains an in-depth look at this medication, with details on dosing instructions, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Innohep
    Innohep is an injected "blood thinner" used to treat blood clots. This eMedTV selection provides a detailed overview of this anticoagulant, including how it works, safety issues to be aware of, potential side effects, and more.
  • InnoPran XL
    InnoPran XL is a prescription medication licensed to treat high blood pressure. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how the drug works, describes its effects, and offers general information on when and how to take it.
  • In-depth Information On Inositol
    Inositol is a dietary supplement used to treat a variety of different conditions. This eMedTV Web page explores various inositol uses, discusses the safety and effectiveness of the supplement, and describes potential side effects that may occur.
  • INR
    A test called the international normalized ratio (INR) measures how long it takes the blood to clot. This eMedTV page explains why this is an important test for people taking blood-thinning drugs, who are at risk for a stroke or uncontrolled bleeding.
  • Insomnia (Health Channel Home)
    Insomnia is a sleep disorder that prevents a person from getting a full night's sleep. This eMedTV resource describes the types of articles contained in this eMedTV channel and explains how to navigate the page to find the information you need.
  • Insomnia (Overview Article)
    Insomnia is the inability to get enough sleep. This portion of the eMedTV library describes the causes, effects, types, and treatment of this condition. It also discusses how much sleep most people need and offers statistics about the condition.
  • Insulin
    Insulin is a hormone that can help control blood sugar levels in people with diabetes. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this hormone and medication, including a description of various types, information on how it works, and possible side effects.
  • Insulin Aspart
    Insulin aspart is a prescription drug used for the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource describes how it works, explains when and how to use this medicine, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Insulin Aspart Protamine/Insulin Aspart
    Insulin aspart protamine/insulin aspart is a type of insulin used for treating diabetes. This page from the eMedTV library describes the effects of this medicine, explains how it works, and offers general dosing information for the medication.
  • Insulin Detemir
    Insulin detemir is licensed to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This segment of the eMedTV Web site describes how this medicine works to control blood sugar, offers dosing tips, lists possible side effects to be aware of, and more.
  • Insulin Glargine
    Insulin glargine is a prescription drug used to control blood sugar by providing a steady level of insulin. This eMedTV page explains how this medicine works to remove sugar from the blood, lists possible side effects, and covers general precautions.
  • Insulin Glulisine
    Insulin glulisine is commonly prescribed to lower blood sugar after meals in people with diabetes. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including information on how it works, possible side effects, how to take it, and more.
  • Insulin Lispro
    Insulin lispro is a type 1 and type 2 diabetes medication used to control blood sugar spikes after meals. This eMedTV page describes the effects of this medication, explains how and when to use it, and lists possible side effects that can occur.
  • Insulin Lispro Protamine/Insulin Lispro
    Insulin lispro protamine/insulin lispro is an insulin medication often prescribed to treat diabetes. This eMedTV article describes how this form of insulin works, explains how to inject the drug, and lists side effects that may occur with treatment.
  • Insulin Pumps
    An insulin pump is a small device used to deliver insulin to the body in people with diabetes. This eMedTV resource explains how the device works, explores the benefits and disadvantages of it, and lists side effects that may occur.
  • Intal
    Intal is a prescription drug that is used for preventing asthma attacks in adults and children. This eMedTV page explains how Intal works, describes how to use the inhaler and nebulizer solution, and lists the various strengths available.
  • Intelence
    Intelence is a prescription medication commonly used as part of an HIV "cocktail" to treat HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV article describes how the drug works, offers dosing guidelines, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Interferon Beta-1a
    Interferon beta-1a is a medication that is prescribed for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV page describes the two different forms of the drug, explains how they work, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Interferon Beta-1b
    Interferon beta-1b is a medication that is commonly prescribed to treat multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV resource describes interferon beta-1b in more detail and further explores its effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Intermezzo
    Intermezzo is a medicine prescribed to treat a certain type of insomnia. This page of the eMedTV Web site presents more detailed information on what this sleep medicine is used for, how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Internal Hemorrhoids
    Internal hemorrhoids occur as a result of increased pressure within the internal hemorrhoidal veins. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for this condition, with links to specific information.
  • Interstitial Cystitis
    Interstitial cystitis is a bladder condition that can cause pain, as well as a frequent need to urinate. This eMedTV article provides detailed information on the condition, including common symptoms, possible causes, treatment options, and more.
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2016 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.