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  • Myomectomy Anesthesia
    Since anesthesia is used, no pain is felt during a myomectomy. However, as this eMedTV page points out, myomectomy anesthesia does have risks, so it's important to discuss your medications and allergies with the anesthesiologist before the procedure.
  • Myomectomy Anesthesia
    This video clip discusses the type of anesthesia you may be given and risks to consider.
  • Myomectomy Complications
    With any surgery, including a myomectomy, complications can occur. This section of the eMedTV library explains possible complications associated with this surgery, such as bleeding, infection, and lung or heart problems.
  • Myomectomy Information
    Are you looking for information on myomectomy? This eMedTV Web article takes a quick look at this procedure, with details on why it is performed, expected outcomes, and more. Also included is a link to more in-depth information on this surgery.
  • Myomectomy Recovery
    Myomectomy recovery generally lasts from four to six weeks. Before going home, as this eMedTV article explains, patients should receive instructions on driving, activity level, medication, and any other restrictions related to their recovery.
  • Myomectomy Risk: Blood Clots
    A potential myomectomy risk, blood clots can block the flow of blood and oxygen to your tissues. This eMedTV Web page explains the risk blood clots present with this type of surgery, such as tissue damage or even amputation.
  • Myomectomy Risks
    As explained in this eMedTV article, some of the risks associated with myomectomy include infections and bleeding. This Web page lists other potential complications of this procedure and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Abnormal Scarring
    This multimedia clip addresses the issue of abnormal scarring, which may occur with this procedure.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Allergic Reaction To Medication
    This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Bladder and Urinary Tract Injury
    This video discusses possible bladder and urinary tract injuries.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Bleeding and Blood Vessel Damage
    This video explains what may happen if you have major bleeding and blood vessel damage with this procedure.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Blood Clots
    This video clip gives an overview of blood clots, including how they are treated.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Delayed Bowel Function, or Ileus
    This video file explains how, why, and when an ileus (delayed bowel function) may occur.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Infection
    This video clip describes possible infections and treatment options.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Intestine or Bowel Damage
    This interactive video describes possible bowel damage that may occur with this procedure.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Lung Problems or Failure
    This video clip describes some of the possible lung problems that may occur.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Lung Problems, Inluding Pneumonia and Lung Failure
    This clip discusses lung problems, including pneumonia and lung failure, with this procedure.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Need for Major Abdominal Surgery
    This video discusses the possibility that major abdominal surgery may need to be considered.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Nerve Damage
    This video explains how nerve damage can occur during your procedure.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Organ Damage
    This video explains possible organ damage that can occur during any abdominal surgery.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Urinary Tract Infection
    This multimedia clip explains what a urinary tract infection is and how it is treated.
  • Myomectomy Risks -- Wound Breakdown
    This video segment explains what wound breakdown is, why it occurs, and treatment options.
  • Myomectomy Risks: Allergic Reactions
    This eMedTV resource explains how, before your surgery, it is important to know about myomectomy risks, allergic reactions, and how you can help prevent such complications. Common allergic reactions include itchy eyes and skin rashes.
  • Myomectomy Surgery
    This eMedTV segment outlines what happens during a myomectomy surgery, including what to expect before and after, and what happens if excessive bleeding occurs or the fibroids are too close to vital organs.
  • Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy
    Phytoestrogens and bioidentical products are examples of natural hormone replacement therapy. However, as this eMedTV article explains, the effectiveness of these and other such "natural" therapies has not yet been proven.
  • Necon
    Necon is a birth control pill that is available by prescription. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of the drug, including information on the different types of Necon, how it works, potential side effects, and tips on when and how to take it.
  • Necon and Breastfeeding
    Women are typically advised to avoid combined oral contraceptives (including Necon) while breastfeeding. This eMedTV article offers more information on Necon and breastfeeding, and explains why a progestin-only pill may be better for these women.
  • Necon and Pregnancy
    Taking Necon during pregnancy can potentially cause problems (such as miscarriages or birth defects). This eMedTV Web article contains more information on Necon and pregnancy, and explains why it is classified as a pregnancy Category X medication.
  • Necon Birth Control
    This part of the eMedTV site offers some basic information on Necon, a type of birth control pill. Topics covered in this article include when and how to take it, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more.
  • Necon Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that it is important to carefully follow Necon dosing guidelines, as missing pills greatly increases your risk of pregnancy. This page discusses tips on taking your Necon dosage, as well as what to do if you miss any pills.
  • Necon Drug Interactions
    Before taking any other medicine with Necon, talk to your doctor about possible interactions. This eMedTV page lists the medicines that may cause Necon drug interactions and explains how these interactions can increase the risk of pregnancy.
  • Necon Overdose
    While an overdose of Necon is unlikely to cause dangerous problems, it may cause nausea and vomiting. This eMedTV page lists other potential effects of a Necon overdose and explains the possible treatment options that are available.
  • Necon Side Effects
    Common Necon side effects may include headaches, a decrease in sex drive, and bloating. This eMedTV page describes other side effects that have been reported with birth control pills (including Necon) and also lists potentially serious side effects.
  • Necon Uses
    Necon is mainly used to prevent pregnancy, but it can also be used "off-label" for other conditions. This eMedTV page takes a detailed look at these Necon uses, such as treating acne, painful menstrual periods, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder.
  • Necon Warnings and Precautions
    Necon can make some health conditions worse, such as depression and gallbladder disease. This eMedTV page highlights other important Necon warnings and precautions to be aware of before using this pill, including those who should avoid it.
  • Need for Major Abdominal Surgery -- Abdominal Hysterectomy Risks
    This clip discusses the possibility of needing major abdominal surgery during your planned abdominal hysterectomy.
  • Need for Major Abdominal Surgery Following Laparoscopy
    As this eMedTV page explains, you may need a more extensive surgery if you have serious complications, or if your doctor discovers a life-threatening abnormality. This page covers the possible need for major abdominal surgery following laparoscopy.
  • Neevo DHA
    Neevo DHA is a product that is taken to supplement vitamins and minerals necessary for a healthy pregnancy. This eMedTV article describes how this vitamin works, explains when and how to take this supplement, and lists potential side effects.
  • Neevo DHA and Breastfeeding
    Pregnant women aren't the only ones who should take Neevo DHA; breastfeeding women can also benefit from it. This eMedTV resource discusses the benefits of taking Neevo DHA while nursing and explores other options for vitamin supplementation.
  • Neevo DHA Dosage
    Neevo DHA is typically taken once per day, and it's important to take it consistently. As this eMedTV segment explains, dosing for Neevo DHA prenatal vitamin products is the same for every woman, regardless of age, weight, or other factors.
  • Neevo DHA Drug Interactions
    Phenytoin, aspirin, and various other medications may cause drug interactions with Neevo DHA. This eMedTV Web page lists some of the other products that can react with Neevo DHA and describes the problems that may occur as a result.
  • Neevo DHA Overdose
    The most serious effects of an overdose with Neevo DHA are the result of iron poisoning. This page on the eMedTV Web site lists some of the possible symptoms of iron poisoning and explains what treatments are available for an overdose of this vitamin.
  • Neevo DHA Prenatal Vitamins
    A prescription prenatal vitamin, Neevo DHA contains a special form of folic acid. This part of the eMedTV site gives an overview of Neevo DHA, with information on what else it contains and why it is not recommended for all pregnant women.
  • Neevo DHA Side Effects
    Neevo DHA could cause nausea or vomiting, fatigue, and muscle aches in some women. This eMedTV resource lists other possible Neevo DHA side effects and describes potentially serious reactions to this supplement that require medical attention.
  • Neevo DHA Uses
    Neevo DHA is designed to provide extra nutrients to women during pregnancy. This eMedTV Web page further discusses the approved uses for Neevo DHA, describes how the supplement works, and explains whether it is beneficial for men.
  • Neevo DHA Warnings and Precautions
    As this eMedTV page explains, certain people may not be able to take Neevo DHA. Warnings and precautions on what problems may occur with the supplement and who should not use this particular vitamin are included in this article.
  • Nerve Damage -- Abdominal Hysterectomy Risks
    This video clip talks about nerve damage during an abdominal hysterectomy.
  • Nerve Injury During a Myomectomy
    With any surgery, there is a risk of nerve injury. During a myomectomy, as this eMedTV page explains, nerves can be damaged. However, the abnormal skin feeling this causes is usually in a very small area, and it is usually not permanent.
  • Nerve Injury With Laparoscopy
    Nerve injury is a potential risk of laparoscopy. As this eMedTV article explains, it can result in muscle weakness, tingling, and loss of feeling. This page covers the risk of nerve injury with laparoscopy, which occurs in about 1 out of 1,000 cases.
  • Nerve Injury With Tubal Ligation
    Nerve injury is one of the potential complications of tubal ligation. As this eMedTV page explains, it can result in numbness, tingling, and muscle weakness. This Web page offers an overview of nerve injury and tubal ligation, including why it occurs.
  • Nestabs DHA
    Nestabs DHA is a prescription prenatal vitamin taken daily to satisfy nutritional needs during pregnancy. This eMedTV article contains a comprehensive overview of this product, including details on how to take it, side effects, and more.
  • Nestabs DHA and Breastfeeding
    Women may consider taking Nestabs DHA while breastfeeding, as this vitamin contains beneficial nutrients. This eMedTV Web selection takes a closer look at why healthcare providers may advise women to take this prenatal vitamin while nursing.
  • Nestabs DHA Dosage
    Nestabs DHA is taken once daily during pregnancy. This eMedTV segment offers some guidelines for how to take the standard dosage of Nestabs DHA, and lists some helpful tips on how to minimize side effects.
  • Nestabs DHA Drug Interactions
    Nestabs DHA can interfere with certain medications, which could alter the effectiveness of the drugs. This eMedTV page takes a look at the drug interactions that may occur when Nestabs DHA is taken with certain products and how to help avoid problems.
  • Nestabs DHA Information
    As explained in this eMedTV page, Nestabs DHA is a prenatal vitamin that offers a variety of benefits for pregnant and breastfeeding women and their babies. This page offers some information on these benefits and also links to more details on Nestabs DHA.
  • Nestabs DHA Overdose
    Seek immediate medical treatment if you think you have overdosed on Nestabs DHA. This eMedTV article gives a description of possible symptoms of an overdose on this prenatal vitamin, as well as some of the ways these problems may be treated.
  • Nestabs DHA Side Effects
    It can be difficult to determine whether certain symptoms are caused by Nestabs DHA or pregnancy itself. This eMedTV article describes some of the possible side effects of Nestabs DHA and lists the reactions that require a doctor's attention.
  • Nestabs DHA Uses
    If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, your healthcare provider may prescribe Nestabs DHA. This eMedTV Web page contains information on what Nestabs DHA is used for and how it can provide numerous benefits for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
  • Nestabs DHA Warnings and Precautions
    Before taking Nestabs DHA, pregnant women should let their doctor know if they are allergic to fish. This eMedTV resource also explains how certain allergies or medical conditions are associated with important precautions and warnings with Nestabs DHA.
  • Niastatin
    Nystatin is a prescription drug licensed to treat various types of fungal infections. This eMedTV page discusses the product's uses in more detail and lists the different forms that this medicine comes in. Niastatin is a common misspelling of nystatin.
  • Nistatin Cream
    The antifungal drug nystatin is used to treat various fungal infections. This eMedTV page further explores the uses of this drug and explains how various nystatin products are used. Nistatin is a common variation and misspelling of nystatin cream.
  • Nonprescription Latisse
    You should be cautious of any place claiming to sell a nonprescription Latisse. This eMedTV page explains why obtaining Latisse without a prescription is illegal and may be unsafe, and also discusses why cosmetic eyelash products are not as effective.
  • Nortrel
    Nortrel is a combined oral contraceptive that primarily works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of the drug, including information on its different forms, potential side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Nortrel and Breastfeeding
    Most women who are breastfeeding are typically advised to avoid combined contraceptives (such as Nortrel). This eMedTV Web article discusses Nortrel and breastfeeding, explaining why your doctor may recommend a different type of birth control pill.
  • Nortrel and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV page explains that due to serious problems that could occur during pregnancy, Nortrel should immediately be stopped if you find out you are pregnant. This page describes the problems that could occur if Nortrel is taken during pregnancy.
  • Nortrel Birth Control Pills
    As this eMedTV page explains, Nortrel is a medication used to prevent pregnancy. This article offers more details on Nortrel, including possible side effects of the birth control pill and generic availability. Also included is a link to more information.
  • Nortrel Dosage
    It is important to take your Nortrel dosage every day, at the same time each day. This eMedTV page provides an in-depth look at Nortrel dosing guidelines, including instructions on what to do if you miss any Nortrel doses and tips for taking the pill.
  • Nortrel Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV page explains that Nortrel drug interactions can occur when this birth control pill is taken with certain medicines, such as antibiotics and barbiturates. This page explains how drug interactions can increase your risk of pregnancy.
  • Nortrel Overdose
    An overdose of Nortrel may cause nausea, vomiting, vaginal bleeding, and other symptoms. This eMedTV resource provides more details on what to expect from a Nortrel overdose and explains what to do if you have taken too much of the contraceptive.
  • Nortrel Side Effects
    Common Nortrel side effects may include nausea, bloating, and headaches. This portion of the eMedTV library describes other potential side effects of Nortrel, including serious side effects that should be reported to a healthcare provider right away.
  • Nortrel Uses
    Nortrel is an oral contraceptive that is mainly used for preventing pregnancy. As this eMedTV resource explains, however, it can also be used for other purposes. Common off-label Nortrel uses (such as the treatment of acne and PMDD) are also listed.
  • Nortrel Warnings and Precautions
    As this eMedTV page explains, taking Nortrel can increase your risk of life-threatening problems, such as heart attacks, strokes, and blood clots. This page covers other important Nortrel warnings and precautions, including who should avoid the pill.
  • Novaring
    NuvaRing is a prescription vaginal ring used for birth control. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes how NuvaRing works, explains how it is used, and lists some of its potential side effects. Novaring is a common misspelling of NuvaRing.
  • Nursing Mother Birth Control
    Hormonal, nonhormonal, and natural methods are possible forms of birth control for mothers who are nursing. This eMedTV Web article further discusses various forms of contraception that are safe and effective for women to use while breastfeeding.
  • Nuva Ring
    NuvaRing is a flexible ring that is inserted vaginally once a month to help prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV resource describes NuvaRing in more detail, explains how it works, and links to more information. Nuva Ring is a common misspelling of NuvaRing.
  • Nuva Ring and Weight Gain
    It's possible to gain weight while using NuvaRing. This eMedTV segment offers more information on NuvaRing and weight gain, and explains what you can do if you gain weight. Nuva Ring and weight gain is a common misspelling of NuvaRing and weight gain.
  • Nuva Ring Side Effects
    Common NuvaRing side effects may include headache, weight gain, and sinus infection. This eMedTV page also describes potentially serious problems that require medical attention. Nuva Ring side effects is a common misspelling of NuvaRing side effects.
  • NuvaRing
    NuvaRing is a hormonal birth control method that comes in the form of a flexible vaginal ring. This eMedTV page discusses how NuvaRing works, describes how to insert the ring, and explains what you should know before using this form of contraception.
  • NuvaRing and Antibiotics
    There is a potential drug interaction between antibiotics and NuvaRing. As this article from the eMedTV Web site explains, rifamycin antibiotics can decrease the effectiveness of NuvaRing, increasing your risk of unintended pregnancy.
  • NuvaRing and Breastfeeding
    Generally, combined contraceptives like NuvaRing are not recommended for breastfeeding women. This eMedTV page offers more information on this topic and describes the problems that may occur if you use this drug while breastfeeding.
  • NuvaRing and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV page explains, NuvaRing should not be used during pregnancy. This article takes a closer look at why this product should be avoided during pregnancy and provides information on what to do if you become pregnant while using it.
  • NuvaRing and Weight Gain
    As with most hormonal contraceptives, NuvaRing may cause weight gain. This page from the eMedTV site provides more information on this topic, and includes a list of suggestions for helping to control your weight.
  • NuvaRing Contraceptive
    NuvaRing is a type of birth control available by prescription only; it contains two different hormones. This eMedTV segment explains how it works, briefly describes how the contraceptive ring is used, and explores the effectiveness of NuvaRing.
  • NuvaRing Dangers
    NuvaRing may increase the risk of blood clots, strokes, or heart attacks. This page on the eMedTV site further explores the potential dangers of NuvaRing and offers general warnings on who should not use this particular method of birth control.
  • NuvaRing Dosage
    There is only one standard way to dose NuvaRing, regardless of your age, weight, or medical conditions. This eMedTV segment offers more NuvaRing dosage information and explains when and how to safely and effectively use the vaginal ring.
  • NuvaRing Drug Interactions
    Nafcillin, warfarin, and selegiline are some of the medicines that may interact negatively with NuvaRing. This eMedTV resource lists other medicines that may cause NuvaRing drug interactions and describes the potentially adverse effects.
  • NuvaRing Effectiveness
    As this eMedTV page explains, the effectiveness of NuvaRing has been shown in three large clinical trials. This article explains that, in these studies, only one or two out of every 100 women became pregnant.
  • NuvaRing for Birth Control
    NuvaRing is one of the many options for birth control. This eMedTV presentation contains information on NuvaRing, including its possible interactions and side effects.
  • NuvaRing Medication Information
    NuvaRing is a hormonal contraceptive that is used by women to prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV article provides more medication information for NuvaRing, including details on how it works, how effective it is, and what side effects may occur.
  • NuvaRing Overdose
    Since NuvaRing is not an oral contraceptive, an overdose seems unlikely to occur. This part of the eMedTV library further explains why a NuvaRing overdose is not likely to occur and describes treatment options that are available for an overdose.
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