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Alendronate - Atorvastatin Calcium

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  • All About Generics
    There are strict laws for manufacturing generic drugs in the United States to ensure safety and efficacy. This eMedTV Web page clarifies some common myths about generic products, and also explains whether generics are as good as brand-name drugs.
  • Alternatives to Omeprazole
    If your GERD symptoms are not controlled with omeprazole, other treatment options are available. As this eMedTV resource explains, alternatives to omeprazole may include other proton pump inhibitors, H2 blockers, foaming agents, or antacids.
  • Ambrisentan
    Ambrisentan is taken once a day to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). This eMedTV Web page discusses various topics on this prescription medicine, including how it works, clinical effects, and possible side effects.
  • Ambrisentan and Children
    Ambrisentan is prescribed to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension. This eMedTV Web page takes a brief look at ambrisentan, including how this medicine works and whether it is safe for children to use. A link to more details is also included.
  • Ambrisentan and the Liver
    As explained in this eMedTV article, ambrisentan can cause liver problems in some people. This resource discusses this topic further and describes some of the signs and symptoms to watch out for. It also offers a link to more detailed information.
  • Ambrisentan Dosage
    Your doctor will prescribe an ambrisentan dosage that is appropriate for you based on several factors. This eMedTV resource presents treatment guidelines for this medication, including how your dose is determined, how the medicine is taken, and more.
  • Ambrisentan Drug Information
    Ambrisentan is prescribed to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in adults. This eMedTV article features more information on ambrisentan, including benefits of the drug, side effects, and safety issues to review before starting treatment.
  • Ambrisentan Side Effects
    This eMedTV page lists potential side effects of ambrisentan, such as flushing and nasal congestion. This article takes a look at the common and not-so-common side effects of the drug, and explains which ones need immediate medical attention.
  • Antevert Side Effects
    Some common side effects of Antivert include dry mouth, blurred vision, or drowsiness. This eMedTV Web segment lists other common and potentially serious Antivert side effects. Antevert side effects is a common misspelling of Antivert side effects.
  • Antivert
    Antivert is an antihistamine approved for treating vertigo and treating and preventing motion sickness. This eMedTV Web segment discusses the drug's uses in more detail, explains how it works, and describes some general dosing guidelines.
  • Antivert Dosage
    If you have vertigo or motion sickness, your dosage of Antivert will be based on several factors. This eMedTV Web article describes the factors that may affect your dosage, covers some general dosing guidelines, and offers tips on using this drug.
  • Antivert Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web article offers important information on Antivert, a drug used to treat vertigo and to treat and prevent motion sickness. This page also explains why this product is not suitable for everyone and offers general dosing guidelines.
  • Antivert Drug Interactions
    Alcohol, anticholinergic drugs, and phenothiazines may cause drug interactions with Antivert. This eMedTV Web segment lists other medications that can interfere with Antivert and describes the complications these interactions may cause.
  • Antivert Medicine
    As a type of antihistamine medicine, Antivert can help relieve the symptoms of vertigo or motion sickness. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at Antivert, including information on how it works and why it may not be suitable for everyone.
  • Antivert Side Effects
    Common side effects of Antivert may include dry mouth, blurred vision, and drowsiness. This eMedTV resource explains what other side effects may occur with the drug, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Antivert Uses
    Approved uses of Antivert include treating vertigo and treating and preventing motion sickness. This eMedTV page further discusses approved uses for both prescription and non-prescription Antivert and also describes possible off-label uses for the drug.
  • Antivert Warnings and Precautions
    This page from the eMedTV Web site contains some general warnings and precautions with Antivert that you should be aware of before using the antihistamine, including potential side effects of the drug and information on who should not use this product.
  • Aprepitant
    Aprepitant is a drug that is licensed to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or surgery. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this medication, offers dosing information, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Aprepitant Dosing
    As this eMedTV article explains, the recommended dosage of aprepitant to prevent nausea and vomiting due to surgery is 40 mg. This page also includes aprepitant dosing recommendations for the prevention of nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy.
  • Aprepitant for Nausea or Vomiting
    This page of the eMedTV site takes a look at using aprepitant for nausea or vomiting. This article briefly explains how this drug works and when it is typically prescribed. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Aralen
    If you have malaria, your healthcare provider may recommend Aralen. This eMedTV article gives an in-depth overview of this medication, explaining how it works, whether it can be used for other reasons, possible side effects, and more.
  • Aralen and Breastfeeding
    Is it safe to breastfeed while taking Aralen? As this eMedTV page explains, many experts believe that it is. This page further explores this topic, including details on whether Aralen passes through breast milk and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Aralen and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV article explains why the full risks of taking Aralen (chloroquine phosphate) during pregnancy are unknown. This Web page also takes a closer look at some of the potential problems this drug may cause during pregnancy.
  • Aralen Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that your Aralen dosage will depend on whether you are taking this drug to treat or to prevent malaria, among other factors. This page also discusses dosing guidelines for children and lists tips on taking this drug.
  • Aralen Drug Interactions
    Beta blockers, tamoxifen, and digoxin are just a few of the drugs that can interact with Aralen. This eMedTV segment describes other potential drug interactions with this malaria medication, as well as the possible complications these reactions can cause.
  • Aralen Medication Information
    This eMedTV segment offers some basic information on Aralen, an antimalarial medication that can also be used to treat extraintestinal amebiasis. This article gives a brief overview of the prescription drug and provides a link to more details on it.
  • Aralen Overdose
    This eMedTV Web selection explains that vision problems, headaches, seizures, and other problems can occur if a person takes too much Aralen (chloroquine phosphate). This article outlines other potential overdose symptoms and treatment options.
  • Aralen Side Effects
    This eMedTV page explains that diarrhea, stomach cramps, and nausea are some of the common Aralen side effects. This page offers a more detailed list of reactions that may occur, including those that are potentially serious and require medical care.
  • Aralen Uses
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Aralen is used for treating and preventing malaria. This article provides more detailed information on what malaria is, how this prescription drug works, and whether it is safe for use in children.
  • Aralen Warnings and Precautions
    Aralen can increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun. This selection from the eMedTV archives covers several other important precautions and warnings to be aware of before taking Aralen, including who may not be able to use this drug.
  • Aranelle
    As a birth control pill, Aranelle works to prevent pregnancy mainly by stopping ovulation. This page of the eMedTV archives discusses Aranelle in detail, including information on how this pill works, tips on taking it, and some general precautions.
  • Aranelle Birth Control
    This page of the eMedTV library offers a brief discussion on Aranelle, one of many types of birth control pills available to women today. It explains how this drug works, the other products it is equivalent to, and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Aranelle Dosing
    When preventing pregnancy with Aranelle, dosing guidelines are the same for every woman. This eMedTV page explains that the standard Aranelle dosage is one tablet taken at the same time every day. This page also offers some tips for taking Aranelle.
  • Arcalyst
    Arcalyst is prescribed to treat a group of rare genetic conditions that cause inflammation in the body. This eMedTV Web selection presents information on this drug, including specific uses, how it works, and what to expect during treatment.
  • Arcalyst and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV segment explains that the manufacturer of Arcalyst (rilonacept) advises women to use this drug with caution if breastfeeding, as it is unknown if the drug passes through breast milk. This page describes the problems this drug might cause.
  • Arcalyst and Pregnancy
    Is it safe to use Arcalyst (rilonacept) during pregnancy? This medicine, as this eMedTV Web page explains, is classified as a pregnancy Category C drug because it caused fetal harm during animal studies. This article also looks at the risks to humans.
  • Arcalyst Dosage
    As this eMedTV article explains, your age and weight are some of the factors that may affect your dosage of Arcalyst. This page contains specific guidelines for how your dose is determined and lists some tips for where and how the injections are given.
  • Arcalyst Drug Interactions
    To help avoid dangerous complications with Arcalyst, tell your doctor about all other drugs you are taking. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at which drugs may cause interactions with Arcalyst and explains some of the problems that may occur.
  • Arcalyst Mechanism of Action
    By blocking certain proteins in the body, Arcalyst can treat certain autoinflammatory conditions. This eMedTV page takes a look at Arcalyst's mechanism of action for treating rare genetic conditions. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Arcalyst Medication Information
    Arcalyst is a drug used to reduce inflammation in people with cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes. This eMedTV resource gives a brief overview of this medication, with information on how to use Arcalyst injections and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Arcalyst Overdose
    Infections, nausea, and coughing could occur if you use too much Arcalyst (rilonacept). This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at other possible overdose symptoms and explains why it is not exactly clear what to expect from overdosing on this drug.
  • Arcalyst Side Effects
    Commonly reported side effects of Arcalyst include infections and decreased sensitivity to touch. This eMedTV segment outlines other possible reactions to this drug, including some of the dangerous complications that you should report to your doctor.
  • Arcalyst Uses
    Arcalyst is approved to reduce inflammation and symptoms caused by cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes. This eMedTV resource examines what Arcalyst is used for, how it works to treat rare genetic conditions, and whether children can use it.
  • Arcalyst Warnings and Precautions
    If you have had tuberculosis in the past, the infection may come back during treatment with Arcalyst. This eMedTV page examines other situations in which it may not be safe to use Arcalyst, including warnings and precautions to review with your doctor.
  • Artemether/Lumefantrine
    Artemether/lumefantrine is a drug prescribed to treat mild cases of malaria. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at this medicine, including details on how it works to kill a specific parasite, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Artemether/Lumefantrine Dosage
    This eMedTV article explains that when treating malaria in adults, the artemether/lumefantrine dosage is four tablets taken twice a day for three days. This page also discusses dosing guidelines for children and lists tips on taking this drug.
  • Artemether/Lumefantrine Drug Information
    Artemether/lumefantrine is a prescription drug used to treat uncomplicated (or mild) malaria. This eMedTV page offers more information on artemether/lumefantrine, explaining the drug's dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
  • Atarax
    Atarax is a prescription drug licensed for various uses, including treating anxiety and relieving itching. This eMedTV Web page explains how this medicine works, offers dosing information, lists some of its potential side effects, and more.
  • Atarax 10 mg
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Atarax comes in several different forms and strengths, including 10 mg tablets and syrup, 25 mg tablets, and 50 mg tablets. This article provides Atarax dosing guidelines for the treatment of various conditions.
  • Atarax 25 mg Tablets
    Most adults being treated for itching typically take Atarax 25 mg tablets three or four times a day. This eMedTV segment also provides dosing guidelines for children and describes the other forms and strengths that this medication comes in.
  • Atarax 50 mg Tablets
    Adults being treated for anxiety usually take Atarax 50 mg tablets or 100 mg tablets four times daily. This eMedTV article also explains how dosing works when Atarax is used as a sedative before or after general anesthesia and for treating itching.
  • Atarax Dosage
    The standard Atarax dosage for the treatment of itching in adults is 25 mg three or four times daily. This eMedTV resource also explains how dosing works when the medication is used as a sedative and for relieving anxiety in children and adults.
  • Atarax Drug Information
    Atarax is commonly prescribed to treat anxiety and relieve itching. This eMedTV Web page offers more information about the prescription drug Atarax, including information about other uses for the medicine and details on how it works.
  • Atarax Drug Interactions
    Phenothiazines, pramlintide, and anticholinergics are medicines that may react negatively with Atarax. This eMedTV segment lists other medications that cause drug interactions with Atarax and describes the problems that may occur as a result.
  • Atarax for Anxiety
    Doctors often prescribe Atarax for anxiety, tension, and agitation associated with psychiatric disorders. This eMedTV resource explores how this drug may work to relieve anxiety and provides a link to more information about its various uses.
  • Atarax Liquid
    Atarax comes in both liquid and tablet form, and is available by prescription only. This segment from the eMedTV Web site describes this medication in more detail, explores its possible uses, and explains how it may work for various conditions.
  • Atarax Medication Information
    Atarax is a medication that can be prescribed to relieve itching and improve the effectiveness of pain relievers. This page on the eMedTV site contains more information on Atarax, including details about other approved uses and how the drug works.
  • Atarax Oral
    Atarax is an oral medication commonly used for treating anxiety and relieving itching. This eMedTV resource discusses other uses, describes how the medicine works, offers general dosing guidelines, and links to more detailed information.
  • Atarax Side Effects
    Shakiness, drowsiness, and dry mouth are commonly reported Atarax side effects. This article from the eMedTV archives also lists potentially serious side effects that may require prompt medical attention, such as seizures or hallucinations.
  • Atarax Tablets
    Atarax comes in the form of both syrup and tablets. This article from the eMedTV library explains what this medication is used for, offers general information on when and how to take Atarax tablets and syrup, and lists potential side effects.
  • Atarax Uses
    Atarax can help treat several conditions, including anxiety and itching due to various causes. This eMedTV resource explores what else Atarax is used for, lists possible off-label uses, and describes how this medication works.
  • Atarax Warnings and Precautions
    This page on the eMedTV site offers important warnings and precautions with Atarax to be aware of. This includes side effects or complications that may occur with this drug and a list of people who should avoid it, such as women in early pregnancy.
  • Aterax
    Atarax can be prescribed for a wide variety of conditions, including anxiety. This eMedTV article covers other uses for the medicine, explains how it works, and offers a link to more information. Aterax is a common misspelling of Atarax.
  • Atorvastatin
    Available by prescription, atorvastatin is a drug used to treat high cholesterol and other conditions. This eMedTV resource explains in detail how this medication works and describes its uses, benefits, potential side effects, and more.
  • Atorvastatin Calcium
    As a statin, atorvastatin calcium helps lower cholesterol by blocking a certain enzyme. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at this prescription drug, explaining how to take it and why it's important to avoid grapefruit products during treatment.
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