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What Is Bepotastine Used For? - What Is Flurbiprofen Ophthalmic Used For?

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  • What Is Bepotastine Used For?
    The FDA has licensed bepotastine for the treatment of eye itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis. This eMedTV segment describes both approved and off-label bepotastine uses for adults and children, and explains how the drug works.
  • What Is Bortezomib Used For?
    Bortezomib is prescribed to treat multiple myeloma and mantle cell lymphoma in adults. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at these forms of cancer and explains how this drug works to kill cancer cells. Off-label bortezomib uses are also listed.
  • What Is Bosentan Used For?
    Bosentan is licensed for adults who have pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). This eMedTV article examines specific uses for bosentan. It also describes how this prescription medicine works to help prevent blood vessels from constricting.
  • What Is Brentuximab Vedotin Used For?
    Brentuximab vedotin is given to treat certain types of lymphoma, including Hodgkin's lymphoma, in adults. This eMedTV page explains when a doctor may prescribe this drug, including approved and unapproved uses. It also covers how the medication works.
  • What Is Bromfenac Used For?
    As this eMedTV article explains, bromfenac is used for reducing eye pain and inflammation in adults who have cataract surgery. This resource describes how this prescription eye medication works and also describes possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Budesonide Nasal Spray Used For?
    Budesonide nasal spray is used for the treatment of nasal allergy symptoms in adults and children. This eMedTV resource describes the effects of the drug, explains how it works, and lists possible off-label budesonide nasal spray uses.
  • What Is Buprenorphine and Naloxone Used For?
    Buprenorphine and naloxone is approved for treating opioid dependence in adults. This eMedTV page explains how this drug works and describes off-label uses. An explanation of why buprenorphine and naloxone is unlikely to be abused is also provided.
  • What Is Buprenorphine Injection Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the main uses of the buprenorphine injection involve the treatment of moderate-to-severe pain. This page also discusses "off-label" (unapproved) uses, such as for pain relief during labor and delivery.
  • What Is Buprenorphine Patch Used For?
    The buprenorphine patch is licensed for long-term treatment of moderate-to-severe pain. This page from the eMedTV Web archives explains how this prescription skin patch works to relieve pain and further discusses who can use buprenorphine patches.
  • What is C1 Esterase Inhibitor Used For?
    C1 esterase inhibitor is prescribed to treat hereditary angioedema (HAE). This eMedTV article examines what C1 esterase inhibitor is used for in particular, and explains how it works. It also discusses whether it is safe for children.
  • What Is Cabozantinib Used For?
    Adults who have a certain type of cancer called medullary thyroid cancer may be treated with cabozantinib. This eMedTV article takes a look at what cabozantinib is used for specifically and how it can prevent cancer cells from growing and multiplying.
  • What Is Canakinumab Used For?
    Adults and children as young as four years old may use canakinumab to treat certain inflammatory conditions. This eMedTV page looks at the conditions this prescription drug is approved to treat and discusses whether there are off-label uses.
  • What Is Carbinoxamine Extended-Release Oral Suspension Used For?
    This eMedTV article talks about using carbinoxamine extended-release oral suspension for treating various allergic conditions. This resource also describes how this prescription drug works and whether it is safe for children.
  • What Is Carbinoxamine Used For?
    As this eMedTV article explains, carbinoxamine is a drug that is used for treating different types of allergies, such as skin or respiratory allergies. This page covers the uses of carbinoxamine in more detail and describes how the medicine works.
  • What Is Carfilzomib Used For?
    As discussed in this eMedTV resource, carfilzomib is used to treat a type of cancer called multiple myeloma. This article explains how this chemotherapy regimen works to kill cancer cells. It also explains why this drug is only approved for adults.
  • What Is Carmustine Implant Used For?
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, carmustine implants are used for treating certain types of brain tumors in adults. This page examines how this chemotherapy drug is implanted in the brain and how it can help prevent cancer cells from dividing.
  • What Is Certolizumab Pegol Used For?
    As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, certolizumab pegol is used for relieving the signs and symptoms of Crohn's disease and other conditions. This article describes how this medication works and covers "off-label" uses of the drug.
  • What Is Cesia Used For?
    The most common Cesia use is for preventing pregnancy. This eMedTV article offers a discussion on what Cesia is used for, including some of the drug's "off-label" uses, such as the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding and acne.
  • What Is Cetirizine and Pseudoephedrine Used For?
    Cetirizine and pseudoephedrine is approved to treat runny nose, nasal congestion, and other symptoms. This eMedTV segment goes into detail about what cetirizine and pseudoephedrine is used for, including whether the drug can be used by children.
  • What Is Cetirizine Used For?
    Cetirizine is used to treat several allergy symptoms, including runny nose, sneezing, and itchy throat. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at what cetirizine is used for, including information on how it works and whether it is used in children.
  • What Is Ciclesonide Used For?
    Ciclesonide is used for the treatment of common nasal symptoms caused by allergies. This segment of the eMedTV Web site explains how the drug can help improve nasal allergy symptoms and lists possible off-label ciclesonide uses.
  • What Is Colesevelam Used For?
    High cholesterol and type 2 diabetes are two conditions that colesevelam is used to treat. This eMedTV selection discusses these colesevelam uses in detail, including "off-label" uses. This article also addresses whether children can take the drug.
  • What Is Colestipol Used For?
    What is colestipol used for? As this eMedTV article explains, the drug is used for the treatment of high cholesterol. Regular use can help reduce the risk of developing complications often associated with high cholesterol, such as chest pain.
  • What Is Cordran Lotion Used for?
    A doctor may prescribe Cordran Lotion to treat psoriasis, eczema, or other skin problems. This eMedTV Web selection takes a brief look at what Cordran Lotion is used for, how it works, and general dosing tips. A link to more details is also included.
  • What Is Cyanocobalamin Nasal Spray Used For?
    A doctor may recommend cyanocobalamin nasal spray to increase vitamin B12 levels in certain people. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at who can use cyanocobalamin nasal spray, how it works, and whether it can be used for off-label reasons.
  • What Is Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Emulsion Used For?
    As this eMedTV Web selection explains, cyclosporine ophthalmic emulsion is used for increasing tear production in people with chronic dry eyes. This resource discusses how this prescription eye drop works and also lists several possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Dalfampridine Used For?
    If you have multiple sclerosis, dalfampridine may help improve your walking speed. This page from the eMedTV Web site discusses dalfampridine uses in more detail, including how this prescription medication works and whether it's safe for use in children.
  • What Is Dalteparin Used For?
    As this eMedTV Web selection discusses, dalteparin is primarily used for treating and preventing blood clots. This page examines these and other reasons for using this blood thinner, including off-label uses and whether it is safe for children.
  • What Is Desloratadine and Pseudoephedrine Used For?
    This eMedTV page answers a question many people with allergies may wonder: What is desloratadine and pseudoephedrine used for? As this article explains, it is used for treating outdoor allergy symptoms like itchy ears, nose, and throat.
  • What Is Desloratadine Used For?
    What is desloratadine used for? This eMedTV page describes how the drug is used to treat symptoms of hay fever -- like sneezing; runny nose; and itchy, watery eyes -- as well as symptoms caused by indoor allergens, like pets, fungi, and molds.
  • What Is Desonide Gel Used For?
    Your doctor may recommend using desonide gel if you have a mild-to-moderate case of atopic dermatitis. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at what this drug is used for, with details on off-label uses and its use in children.
  • What Is Desonide Lotion Used For?
    A doctor may prescribe desonide lotion to treat poison ivy, eczema, or other skin conditions. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at these and other uses of desonide lotion, with a detailed explanation of how this steroid medicine works.
  • What Is Desonide Used For?
    This eMedTV article explains why children can only use certain forms of desonide. It also discusses how this glucocorticoid works to treat a wide variety of conditions, including seborrhea, contact dermatitis, and psoriasis, and explores off-label uses.
  • What Is Desoximetasone Cream Used For?
    As this eMedTV article discusses, desoximetasone cream is used to relieve itching and inflammation caused by certain skin problems. This page describes how this medicated skin cream works to treat problems like eczema and psoriasis in adults.
  • What Is Desoximetasone Gel Used For?
    Your doctor may suggest using desoximetasone gel if you have dermatitis, eczema, or certain other problems. This eMedTV Web selection takes a closer look at what this medicated gel is used for, with details on off-label uses and its use in children.
  • What Is Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, dexamethasone ophthalmic suspension is used for treating eye swelling caused by certain eye problems. This page discusses how this prescription eye drop works, whether it is safe for children, and if it has unapproved uses.
  • What Is Dexlansoprazole Used For?
    Dexlansoprazole is licensed to treat heartburn associated with GERD and to heal erosive esophagitis. This eMedTV resource discusses the uses of dexlansoprazole in more detail (including possible off-label uses) and explains how the drug works.
  • What Is Dextromethorphan and Quinidine Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, dextromethorphan and quinidine is used for treating sudden outbursts of crying or laughing in people with pseudobulbar affect. This article describes how this medicine works and whether it is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Dinoprostone Used For?
    As this eMedTV Web selection explains, there are several uses of dinoprostone in women, depending on which form of the drug is used. This resource contains a description of these various uses and explains how this hormone-type substance works.
  • What Is Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert Used For?
    Certain women who are close to delivery and are being induced may use a dinoprostone vaginal insert. This eMedTV page takes a look at how the insert can help "ripen" the cervix to allow the baby to pass through it.
  • What Is Dinoprostone Vaginal Suppository Used For?
    As explained in this eMedTV page, a doctor may use dinoprostone vaginal suppositories to cause an abortion, empty the contents of the uterus, or treat a cancer-like condition. This page examines specific uses of this drug and explains how it works.
  • What Is Dolasetron Used For?
    Dolasetron is used for nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy or surgery. This section of the eMedTV library also lists possible "off-label" dolasetron uses and explains whether the medication can be used in children.
  • What Is Donepezil Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, donepezil is used for treating symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. The drug can help improve memory, reason, attention, language, and the ability to perform simple tasks.
  • What Is Doxylamine and Pyridoxine Used For?
    Pregnant women who have mild-to-moderate nausea and vomiting may benefit from doxylamine and pyridoxine. This eMedTV page explores specific uses for this prescription drug and explains how it works. It also covers whether there are off-label uses.
  • What Is Dronedarone Used For?
    Dronedarone is approved to treat atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter in adults. This article from the eMedTV library explains what these two conditions are, describes the specific effects of dronedarone, and also lists "off-label" uses for dronedarone.
  • What Is Ecallantide Used For?
    Ecallantide is licensed for people age 11 and older who have hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks. This eMedTV resource focuses on specific uses for ecallantide. It also describes how this drug works to relieve pain and swelling caused by this disease.
  • What Is Epinastine Ophthalmic Solution Used For?
    Epinastine ophthalmic solution is a drug used for preventing eye allergy symptoms, such as itchy eyes. This eMedTV resource covers the uses of epinastine ophthalmic solution in more detail and describes how this antihistamine medication works.
  • What Is Errin Used For?
    Errin is a progestin-only birth control pill that is used for preventing pregnancy. This eMedTV resource further explores Errin uses (including off-label uses) and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of this form of contraception.
  • What Is Etoposide Used For?
    This eMedTV Web page describes how etoposide can be used for treating certain types of lung cancer or testicular cancer in adults. This article explains how this drug works to prevent the growth of cancer cells and also describes some unapproved uses.
  • What Is Ezetimibe Used For?
    What is ezetimibe used for? As this eMedTV article explains, ezetimibe is used for the treatment of high cholesterol and a rare genetic condition called sitosterolemia. This page also explains how the drug works and discusses its uses in children.
  • What Is Ezetimibe/Simvastatin Used For?
    High cholesterol and high triglyceride levels can often be managed with ezetimibe/simvastatin. This eMedTV page discusses ezetimibe/simvastatin uses in more detail and explains how the medication works to lower "bad" cholesterol levels.
  • What Is Fentanyl Buccal Soluble Film Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, fentanyl buccal soluble film is used for treating breakthrough pain in adults with cancer. This article describes how this strong narcotic opioid works and further explores the uses of fentanyl buccal soluble film.
  • What Is Fentanyl Lozenge Used For?
    Fentanyl lozenges may be prescribed when a strong narcotic is needed to treat breakthrough cancer pain. This eMedTV Web article further discusses what fentanyl lozenges are used for and describes the various effects this pain medicine has on the body.
  • What Is Fexofenadine and Pseudoephedrine Used For?
    What is fexofenadine and pseudoephedrine used for? As this eMedTV page explains, fexofenadine and pseudoephedrine, a combination medicine, is used for treating common hay fever symptoms in adults and children 12 years of age and older.
  • What Is Filgrastim Used For?
    Filgrastim is used for increasing neutrophil production to help the body fight off infections. This part of the eMedTV Web site offers more information on specific filgrastim uses, including a list of possible "off-label" uses for the drug.
  • What Is Fluconazole Used For?
    Fluconazole is used for treating Candida infections, such as yeast infections, pneumonia, and thrush. This eMedTV article describes these uses in detail, including possible off-label uses, and explains how the drug works for these various conditions.
  • What Is Fluconazole?
    As this article from the eMedTV archives explains, fluconazole is a prescription drug used for treating various fungal infections, such as yeast infections and thrush. It is also licensed to prevent fungal infections in bone marrow recipients.
  • What Is Flunisolide Nasal Solution Used For?
    Flunisolide nasal solution is used for treating sneezing, runny nose, and itching due to allergies. This eMedTV article describes the effects of the medicine in more detail and also discusses possible off-label flunisolide nasal solution uses.
  • What Is Fluocinolone Shampoo Used For?
    Fluocinolone shampoo is approved to treat scalp seborrhea. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at how using fluocinolone shampoo can reduce the symptoms of this condition and includes information on whether the product can be used in children.
  • What Is Fluocinonide Cream Used For?
    As this eMedTV article explains, fluocinonide cream is used for reducing itching and inflammation caused by eczema, psoriasis, and other skin problems. This page takes a look at how this drug works and describes unapproved reasons to use it.
  • What Is Fluocinonide Cream?
    People with eczema, poison ivy, or other skin problems may benefit from fluocinonide cream. This eMedTV resource describes what fluocinonide cream is prescribed for and how it works. A link to more information on this drug is also provided.
  • What Is Flurandrenolide Cream Used For?
    Flurandrenolide cream is approved to treat dermatitis, eczema, and various other skin conditions. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at what flurandrenolide cream is used for, and explains whether this steroid is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Flurandrenolide Tape Used For?
    Flurandrenolide tape is approved to treat dermatitis, eczema, and various other skin conditions. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at what flurandrenolide tape is used for, and explains whether this steroid is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Flurbiprofen Ophthalmic Used For?
    As this eMedTV Web selection explains, flurbiprofen ophthalmic is used before eye surgery to help prevent the pupil from becoming too small. This resource discusses how this prescription eye drop works and also describes a possible off-label use.
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