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  • Proquin XR and Pregnancy
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, Proquin XR is classified as a pregnancy Category C medication. This article provides detailed information about using this antibiotic during pregnancy, including what to do if you become pregnant while taking it.
  • Proquin XR and Tendon Rupture
    Taking Proquin XR (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride) increases your risk of tendonitis and tendon rupture. This eMedTV Web page looks at the link between Proquin XR and tendon problems, including symptoms to look out for, tips on reducing your risk, and more.
  • Proquin XR Dosage
    The standard Proquin XR dosage for treating urinary tract infections (UTIs) is 500 mg a day for three days. This eMedTV selection gives an overview of the antibiotic's dosing guidelines, with helpful tips on when and how to take each dose.
  • Proquin XR Drug Information
    This portion of the eMedTV site offers some basic drug information on Proquin XR, an antibiotic used to treat urinary tract infections. Topics discussed in this article include dosing guidelines and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Proquin XR Drug Interactions
    As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, drug interactions may occur if you take Proquin XR with warfarin, theophylline, or other medications. This article discusses the effects of these interactions and explains how to reduce your risk.
  • Proquin XR Overdose
    Nausea, stomach pain, and headache are some of the potential symptoms of an overdose with Proquin XR. This eMedTV Web page lists other possible signs of an overdose and describes the steps that may be taken to treat these symptoms.
  • Proquin XR Side Effects
    In clinical studies, side effects of Proquin included headaches, nasal irritation, and yeast infections. This eMedTV resource covers additional reactions some people have to this medication, including potentially serious ones, such as liver problems.
  • Proquin XR Uses
    Proquin XR is licensed to treat uncomplicated urinary tract infections in adults. This eMedTV article offers more details on what Proquin XR is used for, describes how the antibiotic works, and explains if there are any "off-label" uses.
  • Proquin XR Warnings and Precautions
    As this eMedTV page explains, Proquin XR can cause QT prolongation, a dangerous problem with the heart rhythm. This article lists other warnings to consider with Proquin XR, including precautions that apply to people with certain medical conditions.
  • Prostin E2
    Prostin E2 is prescribed to cause an abortion or remove the contents of the uterus after a miscarriage. This eMedTV Web selection contains information on this drug, including specific uses, how it works, what to expect during treatment, and more.
  • Prostin E2 and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV page explains that no research has been done to determine if Prostin E2 (dinoprostone vaginal suppository) passes through breast milk. However, based on the approved uses of Prostin E2, breastfeeding woman are unlikely to receive the drug.
  • Prostin E2 and Pregnancy
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library takes a look at why Prostin E2 (dinoprostone vaginal suppository) is a pregnancy Category C drug and describes the problems that may occur if a woman continues with the pregnancy after receiving Prostin E2.
  • Prostin E2 Dosage
    The recommended dosage of Prostin E2 is one suppository inserted into the vagina every three to five hours. This eMedTV segment covers more dosing instructions for how this medication is given and what to expect during treatment with Prostin E2.
  • Prostin E2 Drug Interactions
    Prostin E2 is unlikely to react with most drugs, but it should generally not be used with oxytocin. This eMedTV segment explains why drug interactions may occur when Prostin E2 is combined with oxytocin and describes the effects that may occur.
  • Prostin E2 Medication Information
    Prostin E2 is prescribed to terminate a pregnancy or treat a certain cancer-like condition. This eMedTV Web selection provides more information on Prostin E2, including how this medication works, other possible uses, and potential side effects.
  • Prostin E2 Overdose
    This eMedTV resource explains that if you receive too much Prostin E2 (dinoprostone vaginal suppository), it might cause vomiting and diarrhea. This article describes other possible overdose symptoms and explains how these problems may be treated.
  • Prostin E2 Side Effects
    Some of the common side effects of Prostin E2 include nausea, fever, and chills. This eMedTV Web selection contains a list of other possible reactions to this medication, including some of the dangerous complications that may require medical treatment.
  • Prostin E2 Uses
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, Prostin E2 is used in certain women to empty the contents of the uterus. This article takes an in-depth look at the specific uses of this prescription drug and describes how it works to cause uterine contractions.
  • Prostin E2 Warnings and Precautions
    Prostin E2 can cause allergic reactions or other problems in some women. This selection from the eMedTV Web site features other important warnings and precautions to be aware of before receiving Prostin E2, including who should not use this drug.
  • Provara
    A doctor may prescribe Provera to treat certain menstrual problems in women, such as abnormal bleeding. This eMedTV article describes what this drug is used for and lists some of its potential side effects. Provara is a common misspelling of Provera.
  • Proveera
    Women with certain menstrual problems may benefit from Provera. This eMedTV segment takes a look at this prescription drug, including specific uses, dosing information, and potential side effects. Proveera is a common misspelling of Provera.
  • Provera
    Available by prescription, Provera is a drug used to restore insufficient progestin levels in some women. This eMedTV Web selection describes more specific uses of this medicine, explains how it works, covers possible side effects, and more.
  • Provera 5 Mg
    This eMedTV page explains that you may be prescribed 5 mg of Provera to treat abnormal vaginal bleeding or amenorrhea. This page further discusses what this medicine is used for and offers more dosing guidelines. A link to more details is also included.
  • Provera and Breastfeeding
    The hormone in Provera (medroxyprogesterone) does pass through breast milk. This eMedTV resource explains why many experts believe it is safe for women to breastfeed while using Provera and whether this drug affects breast milk quality or production.
  • Provera and Endometriosis
    As this eMedTV article explains, using Provera for treating endometriosis symptoms is considered an "off-label," or unapproved, use of the drug. This page explores how this drug might help treat this condition and provides a link to more details.
  • Provera and Excessive Bleeding
    If you are taking Provera and experience excessive bleeding, notify your doctor right away. This eMedTV page describes other bleeding problems that may occur, which can indicate the possibility of uterine cancer. A link to more details is also included.
  • Provera and Menopause
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, a doctor may prescribe Provera for menopause treatment in women who still have a uterus. This article explains why a progestin medication like Provera can help prevent uterine cancer in postmenopausal women.
  • Provera and Ovulation
    This eMedTV page explains that although Provera contains medroxyprogesterone, a progestin hormone, this drug will not prevent ovulation like injectable forms of the hormone. This article explores uses of Provera and links to more detailed information.
  • Provera and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV Web page explains that it is not recommended to take Provera (medroxyprogesterone) during pregnancy, as it can cause birth defects or other problems. This article explains what to do if you are taking Provera and become pregnant.
  • Provera Dosage
    As this eMedTV segment explains, your dose of Provera will depend on the reason you are taking it and various other factors. This page takes a closer look at how a doctor will determine your dosing regimen for this medicine, and lists tips for taking it.
  • Provera Drug Interactions
    Thyroid medicines and cyclosporine are some of the drugs that may react with Provera. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at other drugs that may cause interactions with Provera and describes what might happen if these products are taken together.
  • Provera Medication Information
    This eMedTV page provides some basic information on Provera, a medication prescribed to treat amenorrhea and abnormal vaginal bleeding. This article also describes other uses, explains how this drug works, and discusses what your doctor needs to know.
  • Provera Medicine
    As a prescription medicine, Provera is used to treat menstrual problems in women. This eMedTV resource describes other possible reasons to take this medication, lists potential side effects, and covers the factors that may affect your dose.
  • Provera Overdose
    This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at the complications that may occur when a person overdoses on Provera (medroxyprogesterone). This page explains what to do if you have taken too much of this drug and discusses possible treatment options.
  • Provera Pill
    As this eMedTV article explains, Provera is prescribed to treat certain menstruation problems and is available in the form of tablets (pills). Provera dosing guidelines and a link to more detailed information on this medication are also included.
  • Provera Side Effects
    Headaches, nausea, and insomnia are some of the possible Provera side effects. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at potential reactions to this medicine, including serious complications like sudden chest pain and vision or speech changes.
  • Provera Tablet
    A doctor may prescribe Provera tablets to women who have irregular periods or an absence of periods. This eMedTV article discusses more uses for this drug, as well as general dosing guidelines and possible side effects, with a link to more details.
  • Provera Uses
    As this eMedTV page explains, Provera is a synthetic progestin hormone used to treat irregular bleeding or an absence of a menstrual period in women. This article further explores possible uses for Provera, including unapproved, or "off-label," uses.
  • Provera Warnings and Precautions
    Provera may not be suitable if you have liver disease or unexplained vaginal bleeding. This eMedTV article lists other important warnings and precautions with Provera, including what to tell your doctor before beginning treatment with this medicine.
  • Provere
    Provera is a medicine used for the treatment of amenorrhea and abnormal vaginal bleeding. This eMedTV page also explains other possible uses, covers some dosing information, and lists possible side effects. Provere is a common misspelling of Provera.
  • Provira
    Provera is a medicine licensed to treat certain menstrual problems in women. This eMedTV Web resource gives a brief overview of this prescription medication and provides a link to more information. Provira is a common misspelling of Provera.
  • 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.
  • Pyelonephritits
    Pyelonephritis is a type of urinary tract infection that is usually caused by E. coli. This eMedTV segment explains what causes this infection, how it is diagnosed, and how it is treated. Pyelonephritits is a common misspelling of pyelonephritis.
  • Reason for an Abdominal Hysterectomy -- Endometriosis
    This video clip explains endometriosis as it related to an abdominal hysterectomy.
  • Reasons for a Bilateral Tubal Ligation (BTL)
    This video clip explains what a bilateral tubal ligation (BTL) is and what it can be used for.
  • Reasons for a Diagnostic Laparoscopy
    This interactive video discusses some of the benefits of diagnostic laparoscopy.
  • Reasons for a Tubal Ligation
    The major reason for undergoing a tubal ligation is to permanently prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV resource gives in-depth information on the reasons for having a tubal ligation, as well as a list of alternatives to the procedure.
  • Reasons For an Abdominal Hysterectomy?
    This multimedia clip discusses the various reasons for having an abdominal hysterectomy.
  • Recommending a Diagnostic Laparoscopy
    Abdominal pain and abnormal vaginal bleeding are common reasons for recommending a diagnostic laparoscopy. This eMedTV page explains why your doctor may recommend a diagnostic laparoscopy and lists the advantages of this procedure.
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