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Pubic Lice - Rabeprazole Sprinkle

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Pubic Lice to Rabeprazole Sprinkle. 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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  • Pubic Lice
    Also known as "crabs," pubic lice are small insects that typically infest the pubic hair. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at pubic lice, including information on what they look like, how they are diagnosed, and how they are treated.
  • Pulmicort
    Pulmicort is a prescription medicine approved to prevent asthma attacks. This eMedTV article describes how Pulmicort works to open up the airways, offers some recommendations on taking the drug, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Pulmonary Embolism
    A pulmonary embolism is a dangerous condition that can occur when a blood clot lodges in the lung. This eMedTV article tells you what you need to know about why this blockage is so serious, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Characterized by scarred lung tissue, pulmonary fibrosis is a disease that can result from other conditions. This eMedTV article describes the symptoms of pulmonary fibrosis, explores the causes of this condition, and lists available treatments.
  • Pulmonary Stenosis
    Pulmonary stenosis is a congenital heart disease in which the pulmonary valve of the heart is restricted. This eMedTV segment explains how the conditions is diagnosed and treated. People with mild cases typically require no treatment.
  • Pulmozyme
    Pulmozyme is a drug that can help improve lung function in people with cystic fibrosis. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at the drug, explaining how it works, possible side effects, tips and precautions for those taking it, and more.
  • Purinethol
    Purinethol is a medicine licensed for the treatment of acute lymphatic leukemia (ALL). This page of the eMedTV site presents more details on this prescription drug, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Pycnogenol
    Pycnogenol is a dietary supplement that possibly treats several health conditions. This eMedTV Web article describes Pycnogenol in more detail, including information on its beneficial properties, safety concerns, and possible side effects.
  • Pyelonephritis
    Pyelonephritis is an infection that can develop if bacteria from the bladder get into the kidneys. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at this condition, including information about causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
  • Pyridoxine
    Pyridoxine is a water-soluble vitamin that is essential for the formation of hemoglobin. This eMedTV Web page further explains what pyridoxine is used for, describes how the supplement works, and lists some of its potential side effects.
  • Qnasl
    Qnasl is a type of "dry" nasal spray prescribed to treat symptoms of seasonal or year-round allergies. This eMedTV article contains a detailed overview of this product, including how it works, instructions for using it properly, side effects, and more.
  • Qoliana
    Qoliana eye drops are prescribed to treat ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma. This eMedTV resource features an overview of this medicine, including details on how it works to lower eye pressure, side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
  • Qsymia
    Qsymia is a drug prescribed to help certain people lose weight and keep it off. This eMedTV article features a detailed look at the medication, including how it works, who it is designed for, possible side effects, and more.
  • Qualaquin
    Qualaquin is a prescription medicine used to treat malaria. This eMedTV Web selection provides a complete overview of this medication, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Quartette
    Quartette is a birth control pill that contains four different phases of pills in each pack. This eMedTV article describes this form of contraception in more detail, explains how it works, lists some of the potential side effects, and more.
  • Quasense
    Quasense is an extended-cycle birth control pill that allows women to only have four periods each year. This eMedTV Web page describes the drug in more detail, listing possible side effects and discussing some general precautions of the pill.
  • Quazepam
    Quazepam is a medication that can be prescribed for the treatment of insomnia. This page of the eMedTV library explains how the drug works to cause sleepiness, lists potential side effects, and offers dosing guidelines for the medication.
  • Quercetin
    Quercetin is a flavonoid commonly found in supplements used for treating allergies and other conditions. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this product, explores its effectiveness, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Questran
    Questran is a drug that is licensed to treat high cholesterol and itching caused by certain liver diseases. This eMedTV article offers a more in-depth look at how the drug works, including the expected results and dosing information.
  • Quetiapine
    Quetiapine is a prescription drug used to help control symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed look at the drug, including its effects, dosing information, potential side effects, and more.
  • Quetiapine XR
    Quetiapine XR is a drug that is approved to control the symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This eMedTV page examines the medication in more detail, including how it works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Quillivant XR
    Quillivant XR is a drug used to treat ADHD. This eMedTV Web article gives an overview of the prescription medication, noting in particular its effects, dosing guidelines, and strengths -- as well as what to tell your doctor before you take it.
  • Quinapril
    Quinapril is a drug that treats several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV segment covers how quinapril works to treat high blood pressure and also lists several dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Quinapril-Hydrochlorothiazide
    Quinapril-hydrochlorothiazide is a medication that is licensed to treat high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV page explains how quinapril-hydrochlorothiazide works and offers more information on its dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Quinaretic
    Quinaretic is a prescription medication that is licensed to control high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at this drug and its uses, effects, and potential side effects.
  • Quinine
    Quinine is a drug prescribed to treat mild cases of malaria. This page from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works to kill a specific parasite, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Quixin
    Quixin is an eye drop prescribed to treat certain bacterial infections of the eye. This page of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview of this eye medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Qutenza
    Qutenza is a prescription medication used to treat nerve pain that occurs after having shingles. This eMedTV page discusses how the drug works, as well as its potential side effects, dosing guidelines, and available strengths.
  • Qvar
    Qvar is a prescription medicine that is used for the prevention of asthma attacks. This part of the eMedTV archives explains how Qvar works, offers suggestions on when and how to use the inhaler, and describes the effects of the medication.
  • Rabeprazole
    A healthcare provider may prescribe rabeprazole to treat GERD, duodenal ulcers, and other conditions. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at rabeprazole, including its uses, side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Rabeprazole Sprinkle
    Rabeprazole sprinkle is used as a treatment for GERD symptoms in children. This eMedTV article presents a comprehensive overview of this prescription medication, including when and how to take it, possible side effects, safety issues, and more.
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