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  • Gesticare DHA Overdose
    A rapid heart rate, seizures, or fluid in the lungs are possible effects of a Gesticare DHA overdose. This eMedTV page lists other possible symptoms and describes the various steps that your doctor may take to treat an overdose of this supplement.
  • Gesticare DHA Prenatal Vitamins
    Omega-3 fatty acids and other vitamins and minerals are contained in Gesticare DHA prenatal vitamins. This eMedTV segment briefly describes how the supplements are taken and includes a link to more information.
  • Gesticare DHA Side Effects
    Potential side effects of Gesticare DHA include heartburn, gas, and nausea. As this eMedTV page explains, these are also symptoms that women can experience during pregnancy, so it can be difficult to tell if they are true side effects of the vitamin.
  • Gesticare DHA Uses
    Nutritional gaps in the diet of pregnant women can often be remedied with Gesticare DHA. This page on the eMedTV site further explores what Gesticare DHA is used for (including possible off-label uses) and describes the various benefits of this vitamin.
  • Gesticare DHA Warnings and Precautions
    If you have anemia, consult your doctor before taking Gesticare DHA. This eMedTV article lists other warnings and precautions with Gesticare DHA, including more information on what you should discuss with your doctor before using this vitamin.
  • Getting Started (Bunionectomy)
    This video clip highlights several things to be aware of as you prepare for your procedure.
  • Gildagia
    Gildagia is a combined oral contraceptive that is available by prescription only. This part of the eMedTV Web site explains how this form of birth control works, offers dosing information, and lists side effects that may occur with the pill.
  • Gildagia Birth Control Information
    Taking Gildagia once a day can help prevent pregnancy. More information is given in this eMedTV Web article, with details on how this birth control pill is taken, how it works, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider before taking it.
  • Gildagia Dosage
    Take your dose of Gildagia at the same time each day to reduce the risk of pregnancy. This eMedTV segment contains more information on dosing guidelines for Gildagia and also explains what to do if you forget to take a pill.
  • Gildagia Side Effects
    Potential Gildagia side effects include headaches, nausea, and breast tenderness. As this eMedTV Web page explains, while most reactions to the pill are mild, some (such as vision changes or chest pain) may require immediate medical care.
  • Gildess Fe
    Available by prescription only, Gildess Fe is a type of birth control pill (oral contraceptive). This eMedTV article offers an overview of this product, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Gildess Fe Birth Control Information
    Gildess Fe is a combined hormonal contraceptive used to prevent pregnancy. This page from the eMedTV Web site provides more information on Gildess Fe, including how this birth control pill is most effectively taken and potential side effects.
  • Gildess Fe Dosage
    To prevent pregnancy, the recommended dosage of Gildess Fe is one tablet once a day. This page from the eMedTV Web site outlines several important tips on when and how to take this birth control pill, as well as what to do if you miss any pills.
  • Gildess Fe Drug Interactions
    Antibiotics, seizure medications, and other drugs can interact with Gildess Fe. This eMedTV page lists several products that may cause negative reactions with Gildess Fe and explains how they may lead to complications, including unintentional pregnancy.
  • Gildess Fe Side Effects
    Common side effects of birth control pills, including Gildess Fe, include acne and nausea. This eMedTV page describes other possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that require immediate medical care.
  • Gildess Fe Uses
    In most cases, a healthcare provider prescribes Gildess Fe to prevent pregnancy. However, as this eMedTV page explains, Gildess Fe can also be used "off-label" for other reasons, such as for treating acne or heavy menstrual bleeding.
  • Gildess Fe Warnings and Precautions
    Gildess Fe can increase your risk of serious problems, such as a heart attack or stroke. This eMedTV selection lists other important precautions and warnings with Gildess Fe, including who may not be able to use this birth control pill.
  • Headache From NuvaRing
    In clinical trials, 5 to 14 percent of women experienced a headache from NuvaRing usage. This eMedTV Web page offers more information about the potential side effects of this drug and explains which types of headaches may require medical attention.
  • Headaches With Loestrin 24 Fe
    This eMedTV Web page explains that when taking Loestrin 24 Fe, headaches are a possible side effect. This page explains how often this problem occurred in clinical studies and when you should seek medical treatment for a headache.
  • Headaches With Seasonique
    A number of women taking Seasonique reported headaches during clinical studies. This eMedTV Web page further explores how common this side effect appears to be and explains when you should seek medical attention for these headaches.
  • Headaches With Sprintec
    Some women taking Sprintec will experience headaches as a side effect. This eMedTV Web page explores this side effect in more detail and explains when to consult your healthcare provider about any symptoms that develop.
  • Headaches With Yasmin
    Headaches appear to be a common side effect of Yasmin. As this portion of the eMedTV site explains, more than 1 percent of women in clinical studies experienced headaches with Yasmin (most cases were minor and did not require medical attention).
  • Headaches With Yaz
    In clinical studies, a number of women reported headaches with Yaz. As this segment from the eMedTV Web site explains, headaches are considered to be a common side effect of Yaz, occurring in more than 1 percent of women taking the birth control pill.
  • Healthy Foot Anatomy
    This video clip explains how a healthy foot works.
  • Healthy Women: A Checklist for a Lifetime
    Healthy women have regular screening tests, take any needed medications, and live a healthy lifestyle. This eMedTV article provides a variety of tips for healthy women to use to stay healthy for life, including a checklist to take to the doctor.
  • Healthy Women: Staying Healthy as You Age
    Staying healthy as you age involves such things as eating right, exercising, and getting enough calcium. This eMedTV article provides a variety of suggestions for healthy women to maintain their health as they age.
  • Heavy Bleeding During Late Pregnancy
    Heavy bleeding during late pregnancy is discussed in this video segment.
  • High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
    This video provides an overview of preeclampsia -- high blood pressure during pregnancy.
  • Hodia Gordonii
    Hoodia gordonii is a non-prescription weight-loss supplement. This page on the eMedTV site further covers what hoodia is used for, explains how the drug works, and discusses its effectiveness. Hodia gordonii is a common misspelling of Hoodia gordonii.
  • Hoodia Gardonii
    Hoodia gordonii is an herbal supplement that can be used for weight loss. This eMedTV Web page describes the effects of this substance and briefly discusses the effectiveness of the drug. Hoodia gardonii is a common misspelling of Hoodia gordonii.
  • Hoodia Gordinni
    Hoodia gordonii is a weight-loss product that is available over the counter. This eMedTV resource describes hoodia in more detail and explains how the supplement works. Hoodia gordinni is a common misspelling of Hoodia gordonii.
  • Hoodia Gordoni
    Hoodia gordonii is an over-the-counter herbal supplement that is used for weight loss. This eMedTV page discusses the safety and effectiveness of hoodia and links to more detailed information. Hoodia gordoni is a common misspelling of Hoodia gordonii.
  • Hoodia Gordonii
    Available without a prescription, hoodia gordonii is an herbal supplement that is used for weight loss. This eMedTV segment describes hoodia in more detail, discusses its safety and effectiveness, and explains what you should know before taking it.
  • How Does a Copper IUD Work?
    The copper IUD is a contraceptive device placed in the uterus to prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV selection offers details on how a copper IUD works and describes how long this birth control method is effective. A link to more information is also provided.
  • How Does Loestrin 24 Fe Work?
    This segment of the eMedTV library explains how Loestrin 24 Fe works to prevent pregnancy. It also explains the side benefits the drug offers, things that can limit its effectiveness, and offers a link to more information on Loestrin 24 Fe.
  • How Does Mirena Work?
    This page of the eMedTV site explains how Mirena works to prevent pregnancy. It also offers helpful tips to ensure the device's effectiveness (including what to do if you think it isn't working) and provides a link to additional information on Mirena.
  • How Does Ocella Work?
    This eMedTV segment explains that Ocella works primarily by stopping ovulation. However, it also works in a couple of other ways, which this article also explains. A link to more information on Ocella is included as well.
  • How Does Plan B Work?
    As a type of emergency contraceptive, Plan B can prevent pregnancy by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at how Plan B works, including how this contraceptive alters the lining of the uterus and prevents fertilization of the egg.
  • How Does Seasonique Work?
    Seasonique is quite effective at preventing pregnancy, but how does Seasonique work? As this eMedTV page explains, this medicine primarily works by stopping ovulation. However, it also prevents pregnancy by altering the cervical mucus and endometrium.
  • How Does Sprintec Work?
    The hormones in Sprintec work together to prevent pregnancy, primarily by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article describes how Sprintec works and includes a link to more detailed information on this prescription birth control pill.
  • How Does Yasmin Work?
    Many people may wonder, "How does Yasmin work?" As this article from the eMedTV library explains, Yasmin works in several ways. It primarily works by stopping ovulation, but it also alters the cervical mucus and the lining of the uterus.
  • How Effective Is the IUD?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, IUDs are one of the most effective forms of birth control. This page describes how two types of IUDs performed in clinical studies and why the percentages differed.
  • How Is an IUD Different From the Pill?
    This eMedTV segment describes the important differences between the IUD (intrauterine device) and birth control pills that women need to be aware of. This includes how each contraceptive works, dosing, cost, and effectiveness.
  • How Long Does Botox Last?
    Botox has been shown to be effective for many uses, but how long does it last? This segment from the eMedTV archives describes the effects of Botox for various conditions and explains how long these effects typically lasted.
  • How Many Days After Provera Will My Period Start?
    After stopping Provera, your period will typically start in three to seven days. This eMedTV page discusses how many days it takes for vaginal bleeding to occur after taking Provera. This page also links to more details on what to expect with the drug.
  • How Safe Is a Bunionectomy?
    This video explains that a bunionectomy is not free from risks.
  • How Safe Is a Diagnostic Laparoscopy?
    This interactive video explains the safety of this procedure.
  • How Safe Is a Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation?
    This interactive video explains the safety of this procedure.
  • How Safe Is a Myomectomy?
    This interactive video explains the safety of this procedure.
  • How Safe Is Abdominal Hysterectomy?
    This clip explains the minor and major problems that may occur with abdominal hysterectomy.
  • How to Find Support for Infertility
    As this eMedTV page explains, for many women going through infertility, support groups offer a safe place where they can share their experience with other people going through the same thing. This article offers tips on finding one that's right for you.
  • How to Heal and Prevent Cavities with DIY Remineralizing Toothpaste
    Are you interested in treating and preventing cavities with homemade remineralizing toothpaste? Check out this eMedTV article. Although there's no scientific evidence supporting it, for those who don't want to use fluoride, we have a common DIY recipe.
  • How to Talk to Friends and Family About Infertility
    It can be hard to talk to friends and family about your infertility, so this eMedTV segment has some valuable tips and advice. For example, consider planning ahead of time how to address people's comments and telling them exactly how to best support you.
  • HPT After an hCG Trigger Shot
    After an hCG trigger shot, lots of women can't wait to take a home pregnancy test (HPT) -- is this wise? This eMedTV article explains why doctors recommend waiting two weeks, with info on the science behind the trigger shot, other ways to test, and more.
  • HRT
    HRT (hormone replacement therapy) uses estrogen or estrogen with progestin to treat menopausal symptoms. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at the benefits and risks of using this therapy and answers common questions about the treatment.
  • Hydroxycitric Acid
    Hydroxycitric acid is a substance often found in diet pills and weight loss supplements. This eMedTV Web page provides a detailed overview on the product, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Hydroxycitric Acid Dosing
    A hydroxycitric acid dose of 500 mg three times daily was used in research studies; however, as this eMedTV resource explains, it's unclear if this is the best dose. General hydroxycitric acid dosing guidelines are also provided.
  • Hydroxycitric Acid Tablets for Weight Loss
    If you are trying to lose weight, you may have considered taking hydroxycitric acid tablets. This eMedTV selection talks about using hydroxycitric acid for this purpose and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate
    Available as an injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate is a drug that helps prevent preterm birth. This eMedTV article gives a complete overview of this medication, with details on side effects, safety warnings, effectiveness, and dosing guidelines.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Dosage
    As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, hydroxyprogesterone caproate is typically injected once a week. This article offers more in-depth information on your dosage of hydroxyprogesterone caproate, including how long the drug is typically used.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Drug Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, hydroxyprogesterone caproate is a drug used to prevent preterm birth. This page offers more information on this product, including how it performed in clinical trials and why it may not be right for some women.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Injection
    Available in the form of an injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate is used to reduce the risk of premature birth in certain women. This article gives a basic overview of this medication and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Side Effects
    Although generally well tolerated, hydroxyprogesterone caproate can cause itching and other reactions. This eMedTV segment lists other possible side effects of hydroxyprogesterone caproate and explains how often they occur.
  • Hydroxyprogesterone Injections
    Hydroxyprogesterone caproate is used to help reduce the risk of delivering a baby too soon. This eMedTV segment offers a brief introduction to hydroxyprogesterone injections, with information on how they are given and what to expect during treatment.
  • Important Parts of the Body Involved With Pregnancy
    This video describes various parts of the body that are involved in pregnancy and labor.
  • In the Operating Room (Bunionectomy)
    This video clip tells you what to expect as you are taken to the operating room.
  • Incisional Hernia After Laparoscopy
    As this eMedTV segment explains, an incisional hernia is a complication of diagnostic laparoscopy that can occur after removing a certain device from the surgical site. This resource describes an incisional hernia after laparoscopy and its treatment.
  • Incisional Hernia After Tubal Ligation
    As this eMedTV page explains, an incisional hernia (when the abdominal wall fails to close after surgery) is a rare but possible complication of tubal ligation. This article discusses the risk of developing an incisional hernia after tubal ligation.
  • Infection -- Abdominal Hysterectomy Risks
    This video clip talks about the possibility of getting an infection after your abdominal hysterectomy.
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