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  • Abuse of Pseudoephedrine
    Athletes have been known to take pseudoephedrine to help them get "pumped" before a competition. This eMedTV Web page further discusses the abuse of pseudoephedrine and explains why this particular decongestant is so commonly abused.
  • Acute Sinusitis
    Acute sinusitis refers to sinus inflammation that has been going on for fewer than four weeks. This eMedTV segment provides an overview of this type of sinus infection, with detailed information on symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Acute Sinusitis Symptoms
    With acute sinusitis, symptoms can range from facial pain to headache to thick, yellow-green mucus. This eMedTV Web page discusses other possible signs and symptoms, including a discussion on when a sinus infection requires medical attention.
  • Acute Sinusitis Treatment
    If you have acute sinusitis, you may find relief with ibuprofen, nasal irrigation, and nasal sprays. This eMedTV resource describes several treatments for acute sinusitis, with details on why it's important not to take certain nasal sprays for too long.
  • Advice for Sore Throat
    You should call your doctor if you have a sore throat that lasts longer than one week. This eMedTV Web article offers other important advice for sore throat symptoms and causes. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Afrin
    Afrin is a non-prescription nasal spray used to treat nasal congestion caused by several conditions. This eMedTV page offers a more in-depth look at this medication, including information on how it works, potential side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Afrin Addiction
    It is possible to become dependent on Afrin if you use the nasal spray longer than three days in a row. This eMedTV Web article further discusses Afrin addiction, including information on why this happens and tips for weaning off the medication.
  • Afrin and Breastfeeding
    It is not known if Afrin passes through breast milk in women. This eMedTV page discusses Afrin and breastfeeding, explaining why the drug may not be safe to use while breastfeeding, as well as what to discuss with your doctor before using it.
  • Afrin and Pregnancy
    It may not be safe to use Afrin during pregnancy, as it could cause problems in the fetus. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses this topic, explaining the problems Afrin may cause during pregnancy and why it is a pregnancy Category C drug.
  • Afrin Dosage
    There is only one standard dose of Afrin, regardless of your age or the severity of your congestion. This eMedTV page explains that the standard dosage is two or three sprays in each nostril twice a day. You should not use Afrin for more than three days.
  • Afrin Drug Interactions
    Taking Afrin with certain drugs, such as MAOIs or tricyclic antidepressants, can lead to serious problems. This eMedTV Web page describes other medications that can cause drug interactions with Afrin and describes the complications that may occur.
  • Afrin for Children
    Afrin is approved to treat nasal congestion in adults and children. This eMedTV segment explains that using Afrin for children under six years old is not approved and you should talk to your healthcare provider before giving this drug to your child.
  • Afrin Indications
    Some Afrin indications (or uses) include relieving nasal congestion due to allergies or the common cold. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at these and other uses, including its use in children and possible off-label uses of the nasal spray.
  • Afrin Nasal Spray
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, Afrin nasal spray is a non-prescription medication used to treat nasal congestion caused by various conditions. This page further discusses Afrin, including how it works and possible side effects.
  • Afrin Nasal Spray Addiction
    As this eMedTV page explains, it is possible to become addicted to Afrin if you use the nasal spray for more than three days. This page further discusses Afrin nasal spray addiction in more detail and offers tips on how to stop this medication.
  • Afrin Nose Spray
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, Afrin nose spray is approved to treat nasal congestion in adults and children as young as six years old. This page further discusses specific uses of the nasal spray, including possible off-label uses.
  • Afrin Overdose
    Seek immediate medical attention if you have overdosed on Afrin. This selection from the eMedTV Web site describes possible symptoms of an overdose (such as seizures or vomiting) and discusses the various treatment options that are available.
  • Afrin Side Effects
    Possible Afrin side effects include nasal dryness, sneezing, and temporary burning. This selection from the eMedTV Web library describes other reported side effects and explains which ones may require immediate medical attention.
  • Afrin Uses
    Afrin is a non-prescription nasal spray used to treat nasal congestion due to various causes. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses what Afrin is used for, including information on its safety in children and possible off-label uses.
  • Afrin Warnings and Precautions
    Afrin may cause problems for people with certain medical conditions, such as glaucoma or diabetes. This eMedTV article provides other precautions and warnings with Afrin, including information on what to tell your doctor before using this nasal spray.
  • Alavert-D
    Alavert-D is a non-prescription medication licensed to treat cold and allergy symptoms. This article from the eMedTV site provides a more in-depth look at this medication, including specific uses, potential side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Alavert-D Dosage
    For adults and children age 12 and older, the recommended Alavert-D dose is one tablet twice daily. This eMedTV Web segment contains other important dosing information for Alavert-D, including suggestions on when and how to take the medicine.
  • Alavert-D Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web presentation discusses the allergies drug Alavert-D. Information includes its dosing, side effects, possible drug interactions, and warnings.
  • Alavert-D Drug Interactions
    Ketoconazole, blood pressure medicines, and MAOIs can potentially cause drug interactions with Alavert-D. This eMedTV resource lists other medications that can cause interactions and describes the potentially negative effects that may result.
  • Alavert-D Side Effects
    Common Alavert-D side effects include fatigue, dizziness, and dry mouth. This eMedTV resource lists other common side effects, as well as rare but potentially serious problems that should be reported to a doctor, such as chest pain or seizures.
  • Alavert-D Uses
    Allergy symptoms and nasal congestion due to the common cold can be relieved with Alavert-D. This eMedTV Web page discusses these Alavert-D uses in more detail, describes how the medication works, and covers its use in children.
  • Alavert-D Warnings and Precautions
    You should avoid taking Alavert-D if you have certain medical conditions, such as glaucoma or diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains who else should not take the drug and lists other important precautions and warnings with Alavert-D to be aware of.
  • Allergic Reactions to Dextromethorphan
    As explained in this eMedTV article, contact your doctor if you develop signs of an allergic reaction while taking dextromethorphan. This page lists signs of an allergy to this drug, such as unexplained rash and difficulty breathing.
  • Allergies vs Cold Symptoms
    When weighing allergies vs cold symptoms, keep in mind that cold symptoms often last a week or less; allergy symptoms last much longer. This eMedTV article provides easy-to-understand charts to help you compare allergies vs cold symptoms.
  • Amphetamine and Dextromethorphan
    This eMedTV page explains how dextromethorphan may cause a negative interaction when taken with amphetamines, such as benzphetamine or phentermine. This page covers how this reaction may increase your risk for potentially dangerous symptoms.
  • Antibiotics and Pneumonia
    If your pneumonia is caused by bacteria, your healthcare provider will likely prescribe antibiotics. This eMedTV segment offers more information on the types of antibiotics used to treat pneumonia, with helpful tips on when and how to take them.
  • Antibiotics Treatment for Sinusitis
    If you have chronic sinusitis, you may require several medications, including antibiotics. This eMedTV selection talks about using these medicines to treat chronic sinusitis, including information on how the condition may not be caused by bacteria.
  • Astragalas
    Astragalus is a supplement claimed to be useful for treating many conditions, including hepatitis. This eMedTV segment describes other astragalus effects and explores the effectiveness of this product. Astragalas is a common misspelling of astragalus.
  • 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.
  • Astragalus and Breastfeeding
    At this time, it is not known whether astragalus is safe for use while breastfeeding. This eMedTV segment offers a more in-depth look at breastfeeding and astragalus, including warnings on why herbal supplements may not be safe for nursing mothers.
  • Astragalus and Pregnancy
    There is currently not enough evidence to know if astragalus is safe or unsafe for use during pregnancy. This eMedTV page contains more information on pregnancy and astragalus, and explains why some supplements may not be safe for pregnant women.
  • Astragalus Benefits
    Astragalus is claimed to be beneficial for treating hepatitis, anemia, and various other conditions. This eMedTV page lists other possible benefits of astragalus, describes how the supplement works, and discusses the use of this product in children.
  • Astragalus Dosage
    There is no clearly established safe and effective dose of astragalus at this time. This article from the eMedTV library talks about the doses that have been used in clinical trials and offers general tips and precautions for using this supplement.
  • Astragalus Drug Interactions
    Immunosuppressants and lithium are some of the medications that may cause drug interactions with astragalus. This eMedTV page provides a list of specific types of immune-suppressing medicines and describes the potential effects of such interactions.
  • Astragalus Herb Information
    Astragalus is an herbal supplement claimed to provide numerous health benefits. This page on the eMedTV site offers more information on astragalus, including more details on the herb's effects and general warnings for herbal supplements.
  • Astragalus Overdose
    It is not known exactly what to expect from an overdose of astragalus (or if an overdose is even possible). This eMedTV resource explains what you should do if you think you may have taken too much of this herb and describes possible treatment options.
  • Astragalus Root
    The astragalus root is believed to stimulate the immune system and may even work as an antibiotic. This eMedTV segment describes the various effects of astragalus and further explains what medical conditions can be treated with this herbal product.
  • Astragalus Side Effects
    In general, astragalus side effects appear unlikely. However, as this article on the eMedTV Web site explains, just because no side effects have been reported does not mean that problems are not possible. Allergic reactions to astragalus could occur.
  • Astragulas
    Astragalus is a supplement used to stimulate the immune system and treat various illnesses. This eMedTV page covers astragalus uses in more detail and explains whether side effects are likely to occur. Astragulas is a common misspelling of astragalus.
  • Astralagus
    Astragalus is a supplement claimed to stimulate the immune system and provide various other health benefits. This eMedTV page lists other astragalus benefits and explores the product's effectiveness. Astralagus is a common misspelling of astragalus.
  • Astralgus
    Astragalus is an herbal supplement claimed to stimulate the immune system and work as an antibiotic. This eMedTV article covers other effects of astragalus and offers general warnings for the product. Astralgus is a common misspelling of astragalus.
  • Augmentin ER
    As an oral antibiotic, Augmentin XR is effective at treating pneumonia and sinus infections. This eMedTV segment gives an overview of this drug and what to expect while taking it. Augmentin ER is a common misspelling of Augmentin XR.
  • Augmentin SR
    Augmentin XR, a prescription antibiotic, is used to treat sinus infections and pneumonia. This eMedTV Web page gives a brief overview of this drug and provides a link to more information. Augmentin SR is a common misspelling of Augmentin XR.
  • 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.
  • Augmentin XR 1000 Mg Tablets
    As explained in this selection from the eMedTV site, each Augmentin XR tablet contains 1000 mg of amoxicillin and 62.5 mg of clavulanic acid. This article explains how long the antibiotic is taken for different conditions, and links to more information.
  • Augmentin XR and Breastfeeding
    If you are nursing a child while taking Augmentin XR, be sure to watch for side effects in your infant. This eMedTV page explores the current research on taking Augmentin XR while breastfeeding, including the recommendation of the drug's manufacturer.
  • Augmentin XR and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV selection explains why Augmentin XR (amoxicillin/clavulanate potassium XR) appears to be safe for most women who are expecting. This article takes a closer look at pregnancy and Augmentin XR, including how the FDA classifies the drug.
  • Augmentin XR Dosage
    When treating a sinus infection, Augmentin XR is typically taken for 10 days. As this eMedTV page explains, it may need to be taken longer for sinus infections. This article covers dosing with Augmentin XR, including what to do if you have any questions.
  • Augmentin XR Drug Interactions
    Rheumatrex and Probenecid are two of the drugs that can cause interactions with Augmentin XR. This eMedTV page provides a detailed list of medicines that can interfere with this antibiotic and explains what can happen when interactions occur.
  • Augmentin XR Medication Information
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Augmentin XR is prescribed for certain types of pneumonia and sinus infections. This article offers more information on the medication, explaining some basic dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Augmentin XR Oral
    As a prescription drug, Augmentin XR is used for the treatment of sinus infections and pneumonia. This eMedTV selection provides more information on Augmentin XR, explaining the dosing guidelines for the oral antibiotic and listing possible side effects.
  • Augmentin XR Overdose
    Vomiting, rash, and kidney damage are just a few of the possible results of an Augmentin XR overdose. This eMedTV segment talks about other symptoms that may occur and describes the various treatment options that are available.
  • Augmentin XR Side Effects
    Nausea, loose stools, and vaginal yeast infections are some of the more common Augmentin XR side effects. This eMedTV selection offers a more detailed list of problems you may experience during treatment, with information on how frequently they occur.
  • Augmentin XR Tablets
    Available in the form of tablets, Augmentin is a drug used to treat pneumonia and sinus infections. This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at some of the antibiotic's dosing guidelines and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Augmentin XR Uses
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, Augmentin XR is mainly used to treat pneumonia and sinus infections caused by certain types of bacteria. This resource takes a closer look at what the antibiotic is used for, how it works, and more.
  • Augmentin XR Warnings and Precautions
    As this eMedTV page explains, skipping doses of Augmentin XR increases the risk of bacterial resistance, so it's important to take this drug exactly as prescribed. This article lists other precautions and warnings to consider before taking Augmentin XR.
  • Benefits of Echinacea
    Echinacea may be beneficial for treating various infections, migraines, and runny or stuffy nose. This eMedTV page lists other potential benefits of echinacea, explores how this supplement may work, and discusses the use of this product in children.
  • Benzonatate
    Available by prescription only, benzonatate is a drug used to stop a cough. This portion of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at this medication, explaining how it works, what to expect during treatment, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Benzonatate 100 mg
    The lowest available strength of benzonatate is 100 mg. This selection from the eMedTV archives takes a closer look at the different forms and strengths of benzonatate and offers general dosing information for this prescription cough medication.
  • Benzonatate 200 mg
    Benzonatate comes in two strengths and is available in the form of liquid-filled gel tablets. This eMedTV page takes a look at the 100-mg and 200-mg strengths of benzonatate and explains how dosing works for this cough suppressant.
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