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Precautions and Warnings With Carbidopa - Senior Healthy Living -- A Guide to Living a Healthy Lifestyle

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  • Precautions and Warnings With Carbidopa
    Carbidopa, combined with levodopa, can cause involuntary muscle movements called dyskinesias. This eMedTV segment provides more precautions and warnings with carbidopa, including a list of other side effects or complications that may occur.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Carbidopa-Levodopa CR
    Carbidopa-levodopa CR may cause or worsen certain mental illnesses. This portion of the eMedTV library lists other precautions and warnings with carbidopa-levodopa CR to be aware of before starting the medicine, including who should avoid this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Darifenacin
    Darifenacin can decrease your ability to sweat, which may increase your risk of heat stroke. This eMedTV article includes other precautions and warnings with darifenacin and provides a list of people who should not take the medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Denosumab
    Osteonecrosis of the jaw is a rare but possible complication that may occur with the use of denosumab. This eMedTV Web article provides more precautions and warnings for denosumab, including information on who may not be able to safely use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Desonide Ointment
    Be sure not to use large amounts of desonide ointment for long periods of time, as it can cause problems. This eMedTV page lists important safety warnings and precautions to be aware of, including who should not use desonide ointment at all.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Desoximetasone Ointment
    Do not use large amounts of desoximetasone ointment for extended periods, as it can cause problems. This eMedTV Web page outlines important safety warnings and precautions to be aware of, including who should not use desoximetasone ointment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Diclofenac Eye Drops
    Diclofenac eye drops may cause slow or delayed healing. This page from the eMedTV site offers more diclofenac eye drops warnings and precautions, including a list of other side effects that may occur and information on who should not use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Diclofenac Sodium Topical Solution
    Diclofenac sodium topical solution could make asthma worse, especially aspirin-sensitive asthma. This eMedTV page offers drug warnings for diclofenac sodium topical solution, listing other safety precautions to be aware of before starting treatment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Etidronate
    You should not take etidronate if you have osteomalacia (weak bones caused by a vitamin D deficiency). This eMedTV Web page includes other precautions and warnings with etidronate and lists possible side effects that may occur with the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Extended-Release Gabapentin
    Extended-release gabapentin may cause seizures if it is stopped too quickly. This page of the eMedTV Web site provides more precautions and warnings for extended-release gabapentin, including information on who should not take this medicine.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Febuxostat
    Before taking febuxostat, let your doctor know if you have any other medical conditions. This eMedTV Web page includes other precautions and warnings with febuxostat, including potential side effects and who may not be able to safely use this medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Fesoterodine
    You should tell your healthcare provider before taking fesoterodine if you have liver or kidney disease. This eMedTV article lists other precautions and warnings with fesoterodine and includes important information on who should not use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Fluocinonide Gel
    Fluocinonide gel can cause the body to stop making its own natural steroids. This eMedTV Web selection describes other safety precautions and warnings with fluocinonide gel, including a list of possible side effects or complications of this medicine.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Galantamine
    Galantamine may increase the risk of death in people with cognitive impairment not related to Alzheimer's. This eMedTV segment includes other precautions and warnings with galantamine and offers information on who should not take this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Hylan G-F 20
    Hylan G-F 20 should be used with caution if you have swelling of the leg, ankle, or foot. This eMedTV Web page provides more precautions and warnings with hylan G-F 20, including information on who should not use this particular arthritis treatment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Ibandronate
    Osteonecrosis of the jaw is a rare but possible complication that may occur with the use of ibandronate. This eMedTV resource contains more precautions and warnings with ibandronate, including information on who should not take the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Ibuprofen/Famotidine
    If you have heart disease or certain allergies, you may not be able to take ibuprofen/famotidine. This eMedTV page describes important precautions and safety warnings associated with ibuprofen/famotidine, including who should not use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Ketoconazole Gel
    This eMedTV resource takes a look at the potential problems (such as allergic reactions) that may occur in some people who use ketoconazole gel. Other warnings and precautions are also discussed, including details on who should avoid the drug entirely.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Memantine
    Memantine could potentially cause problems in people with epilepsy. This article from the eMedTV archives provides a list of other important precautions and warnings with memantine and also explains who should not use this medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Memantine XR
    Certain conditions can increase the levels of memantine XR in the blood, possibly causing serious problems. This eMedTV Web page includes other precautions and warnings with memantine XR and offers information on who should not take this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Methyltestosterone Capsules
    Methyltestosterone capsules may increase your risk for liver cancer, edema, or other serious problems. This eMedTV page lists other precautions and warnings with methyltestosterone capsules and explains why the drug may not be suitable for some people.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Methyltestosterone Tablets
    If you have liver problems, talk to your doctor before taking methyltestosterone tablets. This eMedTV page discusses the safety issues to consider before taking methyltestosterone tablets. Warnings and precautions on possible side effects are also listed.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Mometasone Furoate Lotion
    Mometasone furoate lotion can suppress the body's ability to make natural steroids. This eMedTV Web page describes more precautions and warnings with mometasone furoate lotion, including a list of possible side effects or complications that may occur.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Naproxen/Esomeprazole Magnesium
    This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at safety warnings and precautions for naproxen/esomeprazole magnesium, including how this drug may increase your risk for serious conditions. This page also covers what to tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Oxybutynin
    You should not take oxybutynin if you have difficulty passing urine. This eMedTV article further explains who should not take the drug. Other precautions and warnings with oxybutynin, including possible side effects, are also provided.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Oxybutynin ER
    Oxybutynin ER could slow your digestive tract. This part of the eMedTV site lists other possible side effects or complications that may occur with oxybutynin ER. Warnings and precautions on who should not take the drug are also included on this page.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Oxybutynin Gel
    Before taking oxybutynin gel, tell your doctor if you have liver disease, digestive problems, or glaucoma. This eMedTV segment lists other conditions you should tell your doctor about and includes more precautions and warnings with oxybutynin gel.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution and Bisacodyl
    Using polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution and bisacodyl may cause an electrolyte imbalance. This eMedTV page lists other precautions for polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution and bisacodyl, including warnings on who should not use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Pramipexole ER
    If you have hallucinations or muscle pain while taking pramipexole ER, immediately contact your doctor. This eMedTV page lists more precautions and warnings to be aware of with pramipexole ER, including what to tell your doctor before using this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Raloxifene
    If you have liver or kidney disease, your body may not handle raloxifene as well as it should. This eMedTV page provides other precautions and warnings with raloxifene to be aware of. Understanding these can help ensure a safe treatment process.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Risedronate Delayed-Release
    This eMedTV article provides important safety precautions and warnings for risedronate delayed-release, such as the necessity of remaining upright for at least 30 minutes after taking it. It also describes situations when the drug may need to be avoided.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Rivastigmine
    Rivastigmine can cause serious gastrointestinal reactions, including severe nausea and vomiting. This eMedTV segment provides other important precautions and warnings with rivastigmine, including a list of other potential side effects that may occur.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Ropinirole XL
    This eMedTV segment provides a list of important precautions and warnings with ropinirole XL, including information on who should avoid the medicine. This page also explains what to tell your healthcare provider before starting treatment with the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Solifenacin Succinate
    People with liver or kidney disease may need to take a lower dose of solifenacin succinate. This eMedTV page includes other important precautions and warnings with solifenacin succinate and offers information on who should not take the medicine.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tacrine
    Stopping tacrine (or decreasing the dose) suddenly can worsen Alzheimer's symptoms. This eMedTV segment covers other precautions and warnings with tacrine, including potential side effects or complications that may occur with the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tazarotene
    If you get a sunburn while using tazarotene, stop using it until your skin has recovered. This eMedTV article offers more safety precautions for tazarotene, including warnings on who should avoid this prescription skin medication altogether.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Teriparatide
    Teriparatide can cause lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting during your first few doses. This eMedTV segment lists other precautions and warnings with teriparatide and also provides information on who should not take the osteoporosis medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Testosterone Gel
    You may not be able to use testosterone gel if you have certain medical conditions, such as infertility. This eMedTV page discusses important warnings and precautions with testosterone gel, including what to tell your doctor before taking this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Testosterone Pellets
    Before using testosterone pellets, tell your doctor if you have any allergies or are taking any medicine. This eMedTV article lists more warnings and precautions for testosterone pellets, including details on who may not be able to use these pellets.
  • Precautions and Warnings with the Nitroglycerin Patch
    If you are using the nitroglycerin patch, you may have an increased risk for developing low blood pressure. This eMedTV page offers a detailed list of warnings and precautions with nitroglycerin patches, including details on who should not use the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With the Shingles Vaccine
    You should not get the shingles vaccine if you are severely allergic to gelatin. This page on the eMedTV site offers more information on who should not get vaccinated and lists other important precautions and warnings with the shingles vaccine.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tobramycin and Dexamethasone
    Tobramycin and dexamethasone may increase the risk of glaucoma. As this eMedTV page explains, it's important to understand the warnings and precautions of tobramycin and dexamethasone, as it may cause problems in people with certain medical conditions.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tofacitinib
    You may have an increased risk for anemia, infections, and bleeding while taking tofacitinib. This eMedTV resource explores important precautions to help ensure your safety with tofacitinib, including warnings for who should not use this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tolterodine
    You should not take tolterodine if you have difficulty passing urine. This eMedTV page further explains who should not take the drug and offers other precautions and warnings with tolterodine, including a list of possible side effects that may occur.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Tolterodine ER
    High doses of tolterodine ER may increase the risk of QT prolongation (a serious irregular heart rhythm). This eMedTV article provides other precautions and warnings with tolterodine ER, including a list of people who should not take the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Trospium
    Before taking trospium, let your doctor know if you have liver disease, digestive problems, or glaucoma. This eMedTV segment lists other conditions you should tell your doctor about and includes more precautions and warnings with trospium.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Trospium XR
    Before taking trospium XR, tell your doctor about any health problems you have and any drugs you are taking. This eMedTV Web page describes other important warnings and precautions with trospium XR you should know about before taking the medication.
  • Prostate Cancer and Androderm
    If you have prostate cancer, you should not use Androderm. This selection from the eMedTV Web library explains why this is the case and describes the possible problems that may occur. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Raloxifen
    Raloxifene is a prescription drug that can be used for postmenopausal women who have osteoporosis. As this eMedTV segment explains, it can also be used to prevent breast cancer in these women. Raloxifen is a common misspelling of raloxifene.
  • Raloxifene
    Raloxifene is prescribed to treat postmenopausal women for osteoporosis. As this eMedTV article explains, it can also help reduce their risk of breast cancer. The drug's effects, dosing guidelines, and side effects are also described in detail.
  • Raloxifene Dosing
    Raloxifene dosing guidelines are the same for everyone, as this eMedTV Web page discusses. This page explains what this dose is and also offers helpful tips for when and how to take the medication to ensure a safe, successful treatment process.
  • Raloxifene HCl for Osteoporosis
    If you have osteoporosis, your doctor may recommend a drug called raloxifene hydrochloride (HCl). This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at what this prescription drug is used for and how it works. A link to more details is also included.
  • Raloxifene Side Effects
    Although most people have no problems with raloxifene, side effects can occur. This eMedTV segment lists the most common adverse reactions, rare side effects, and problems that should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider.
  • Raloxifine
    Raloxifene was initially used for osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. As this eMedTV page explains, it helps prevent breast cancer, too. The drug's effects and dosing guidelines are also described. Raloxifine is a common misspelling of raloxifene.
  • Raloxiphene
    Raloxifene, as this eMedTV page explains, is used for osteoporosis, but can also help reduce the risk of breast cancer. A brief overview of the drug and a link to more information is included. Raloxiphene is a common misspelling of raloxifene.
  • Reloxifene
    Raloxifene can be prescribed to postmenopausal women for two different conditions. This eMedTV page lists these conditions, offers dosing information for the drug, and links to more information. Reloxifene is a common misspelling of raloxifene.
  • Reminyl
    Reminyl is the name under which Razadyne was originally sold. As this portion of the eMedTV library explains, this name was changed awhile ago because many people confused Reminyl with a similar-sounding medication called Amaryl.
  • Risedronate Delayed-Release
    Postmenopausal women with osteoporosis may treat the condition with risedronate delayed-release. This eMedTV article provides a detailed overview of this prescription medication, with information on how it works, side effects, dosing, and more.
  • Risedronate Delayed-Release Dosage
    This segment of the eMedTV library describes general dosing guidelines for risedronate delayed-release. This information includes when and how to take this osteoporosis medication and how to ensure the effectiveness of your once-weekly dose.
  • Risedronate Delayed-Release Drug Information
    As this eMedTV page explains, your doctor may recommend risedronate delayed-release if you are a postmenopausal woman with osteoporosis. This article gives some basic drug information on risedronate delayed-release, including how it should be taken.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy (Loose Bodies) -- Final Thoughts
    This video clip discusses the likelihood of complications occurring with your procedure.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Abnormal Scarring
    This video clip discusses the scar you will have after the procedure.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Blood Clots
    This video clip deals with blood clots after surgery.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Infection
    This clip discusses the possibility of developing an infection after this procedure.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Knee Stiffness
    This clip describes what you can do about knee stiffness after surgery.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure
    This clip describes the way medical equipment can fail.
  • Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Risks as a Diabetic
    This video clip explains some of the health risks associated with diabetes.
  • Rivastigmine
    Rivastigmine is a prescription drug used to treat dementia caused by Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. This eMedTV page describes the effects of this medication, explains how and when to take it, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Rivastigmine Dosing
    The recommended starting rivastigmine dose for Alzheimer's treatment is taken twice daily. This eMedTV resource also provides rivastigmine dosing guidelines for the treatment of Parkinson's dementia and offers tips on taking the medication.
  • Rivastigmine Tartrate Information
    This eMedTV page provides some information on rivastigmine tartrate, a prescription drug used to treat Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. This page talks about what to discuss with your healthcare provider and includes a link to learn more.
  • Ropinirole XL
    Ropinirole XL is a dopamine agonist prescribed to treat Parkinson's disease. This page from the eMedTV site takes an in-depth look at ropinirole XL, including information on how it works, when and how to take the medication, and possible side effects.
  • Ropinirole XL Dosage
    Typically, the recommended starting ropinirole XL dosage is 2 mg once daily. This article from the eMedTV Web site discusses general ropinirole XL dosing guidelines for treating Parkinson's disease and offers some tips for taking the medication.
  • Ropinirole XL Drug Information
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, ropinirole XL is a medication used to treat Parkinson's disease. This article provides more information on this prescription drug, including what to discuss with your doctor before starting treatment.
  • Safety of Ginkgo
    Ginkgo can affect blood sugar levels and may decrease the ability of the blood to form clots. This eMedTV Web article provides other ginkgo safety warnings and precautions, and explains how to find a trustworthy manufacturer for ginkgo supplements.
  • Senior Health and Fitness
    As this eMedTV page explains, seniors can live a healthy lifestyle by eating right, staying physically active, and watching their weight. This article offers tips for seniors who are looking for ways to work fitness into their life.
  • Senior Healthy Living -- A Guide to Living a Healthy Lifestyle
    Healthy living consists of eating right, staying active, and preventing injury. This eMedTV page offers a detailed look at these and other components of healthy living, offering lists of simple things you can do to make good health part of your life.
  • Shingals Vaccine
    The shingles vaccine is for people 50 years old and older. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains how the vaccine works, how it is given, and how effective it is at preventing shingles. Shingals vaccine is a common misspelling of shingles vaccine.
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