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Actos Oral - Amaryl Uses

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  • Actos Oral
    There is only one form of Actos -- oral tablets. This eMedTV Web page explains what Actos is used for, lists available strengths, and describes potential side effects of this medicine. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Actos Overdose
    There have been few cases of overdoses with Actos, so the full effects of an Actos overdose are not known. This eMedTV page describes the clinical trials used to study the effects of large doses of Actos and also discusses overdose treatment options.
  • Actos Pills
    Available in the form of a pill, Actos is an oral medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page offers more detail on how this drug works, available strengths, and some general safety concerns to review with your healthcare provider.
  • Actos Plus Met
    Actoplus Met is available by prescription for type 2 diabetes treatment. This eMedTV resource explores aspects of the medication, including how it works, its effects, and possible side effects. Actos Plus Met is a common misspelling of Actoplus Met.
  • Actos Problems
    Some of the potential problems with Actos may include side effects, such as headaches and a sore throat. This eMedTV resource describes other possible risks of this medicine, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical care.
  • Actos Risks
    Some of the potential risks with Actos may include headaches, muscle pain, and weight gain. This eMedTV Web site describes other possible dangers, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Actos Side Affects
    Some of the possible side effects of Actos include sinus infection, headache, and muscle pain. This eMedTV article lists more possible side effects of this drug. Actos side affects is a common misspelling and variation of side effects of Actos.
  • Actos Strengths
    There are three strengths of Actos available -- 15 mg, 30 mg, and 45 mg tablets. This eMedTV Web page discusses what Actos is used for and offers some general dosing tips for when and how to take this medication safely.
  • Actos Substitutes
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides a list of various substitutes for Actos, including several diabetes medications, lifestyle changes, and insulin. This article also explains when a doctor may recommend an alternative to Actos.
  • Actos Tablets
    A doctor may prescribe Actos tablets once daily to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page further explores Actos, including information on how this medicine works, available strengths, and general precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.
  • Actos to Lower Blood Sugar
    Clinical studies have shown that using Actos to lower blood sugar can help treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web resource explores this prescription diabetes medication in more detail, explaining how it works and its effectiveness in clinical trials.
  • Actos Warnings and Precautions
    Actos may potentially cause fluid retention in some people. This eMedTV segment provides more Actos warnings and precautions, including an explanation of who should not take the medicine and a list of possible side effects to look out for.
  • Actose
    Actos is a diabetes medicine specifically licensed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains how Actos works, describes the effects of the drug, and lists potential side effects to look out for. Actose is a common misspelling of Actos.
  • African Americans and Type 2 Diabetes
    Do African Americans have a higher risk for type 2 diabetes? As you'll see in this eMedTV article, the answer is yes. This selection explores the topic in detail, with information on how much your ethnicity plays a role in developing this condition.
  • Aktos
    Actos is a medicine prescribed to help treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page takes a brief look at Actos, including possible side effects and general precautions. A link to more information is also provided. Aktos is a common misspelling of Actos.
  • Allergic Reaction to Medication Following Cataract Surgery (Risks)
    This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are.
  • Alternative Treatments for Diabetes
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, alternative diabetes treatments include acupuncture, biofeedback, chromium, and ginseng, among others. This article explains these treatments in more detail and offers theories as to how they work.
  • Alternatives to Cataract Surgery?
    This multimedia clip discusses the benefits of cataract surgery with lens implantation.
  • Alternatives to Metformin
    There are several alternatives to metformin, such as lifestyle changes or other diabetes medications. This eMedTV segment takes a look at these alternatives and describes how some of the alternative diabetes medications work to treat type 2 diabetes.
  • Amaril
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Amaryl is prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes. This page discusses how Amaryl works to increase the amount of insulin and also covers some alternatives to Amaryl. Amaril is a common misspelling of Amaryl.
  • Amaryl
    Amaryl is a prescription medicine often used to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource highlights how the medication works, lists possible side effects, and offers tips on when and how to take the drug, among other things.
  • Amaryl (Glimepiride) Medication
    This eMedTV article provides a brief description of the diabetes medication Amaryl (glimepiride). This article explains how Amaryl works to help increase insulin production and decrease blood sugar levels. Possible side effects are also listed.
  • Amaryl 1 mg
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, the starting dosage of Amaryl is 1 mg or 2 mg once daily. This article further discusses Amaryl dosing guidelines for treating type 2 diabetes and outlines important tips on when and how to take this medication.
  • Amaryl 2 mg
    This eMedTV article explains that if you have type 2 diabetes, a doctor may prescribe 2 mg of Amaryl once daily. This page also offers some tips on taking this medication and describes some of the factors that may affect your dosage.
  • Amaryl 4 mg
    A dose of 4 mg of Amaryl may be prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses Amaryl dosing guidelines, including tips on using this medication and a list of factors that can affect your dosage.
  • Amaryl Alternatives
    As this eMedTV resource discusses, there are several alternatives to Amaryl for treating type 2 diabetes. This page takes a look at some of the Amaryl alternatives, such as lifestyle changes, other oral diabetes medicines, and insulin.
  • Amaryl and Blood Sugar
    This eMedTV segment explores Amaryl and blood sugar, highlighting that Amaryl can cause high or low blood sugar levels. This page also outlines some symptoms of low and high blood sugar and explains what to do if you notice any of these symptoms.
  • Amaryl and Diabetes Control
    As this eMedTV page discusses, clinical studies have shown that using Amaryl to control diabetes is an effective treatment option for some people. This article also explains how this medication works and what to tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Amaryl and Joint Pain
    Based on the results of clinical studies, joint pain does not appear to be a side effect of Amaryl. This eMedTV page discusses Amaryl and joint pain, explaining that you should talk to your doctor if you do develop joint pain while taking this drug.
  • Amaryl and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV resource explores Amaryl and pregnancy, explaining how the FDA categorizes Amaryl as a pregnancy Category C medication. This page also explains that in animal studies of rats and rabbits, Amaryl caused an increase in miscarriages.
  • Amaryl Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use Amaryl if you have certain medical problems, such as heart problems. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential Amaryl dangers to be aware of before using this drug, such as possible side effects.
  • Amaryl Diabetic Drug Information
    This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers important information on the diabetic drug Amaryl, including details on who may not be able to use this medicine and possible side effects. A link to more in-depth information is also included.
  • Amaryl Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that the recommended starting Amaryl dosage is 1 mg to 2 mg once a day. If necessary, your Amaryl dose can be increased by 2 mg or less every one to two weeks. This page also explains when and how to take your Amaryl dose.
  • Amaryl Drug Information
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library offers important information on Amaryl, a medication prescribed for treating type 2 diabetes. This Web page also explains why Amaryl may not be suitable for some people and lists possible side effects.
  • Amaryl Drug Interactions
    This portion of the eMedTV archives explores potential Amaryl drug interactions with other medications, such as thyroid medicines, oral contraceptives, and certain decongestants. This page also covers how these interactions can cause problems.
  • Amaryl Effectiveness
    As this eMedTV page explains, Amaryl is a prescription drug used to treat type 2 diabetes. This page takes a closer look at Amaryl's effectiveness, including details on how the drug works and how it can prevent long-term effects of diabetes.
  • Amaryl Oral
    There is only one form of Amaryl -- oral tablets. This selection from the eMedTV Web archives explains what Amaryl is used for, describes how it works, and lists potential side effects. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Amaryl Overdose
    If you believe you have overdosed on Amaryl, seek immediate medical attention. This portion of the eMedTV Web site describes some Amaryl overdose symptoms, such as dizziness, cold sweats, or blurry vision. This page also covers treatment options.
  • Amaryl Pills
    As this eMedTV page discusses, Amaryl pills are a prescription medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes. This page offers more detail on how this drug works, potential side effects, and some general safety concerns to review with your healthcare provider.
  • Amaryl Problems
    Some of the potential problems with Amaryl may include side effects such as headaches and nausea. This eMedTV resource describes other possible risks of this medicine, including potentially serious side effects that require prompt medical care.
  • Amaryl Risks
    Some of the risks associated with Amaryl use include headaches, weakness, and nausea. This page from the eMedTV Web library describes other possible dangers, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical care.
  • Amaryl Side Effects
    Some of the most common side effects of Amaryl can include low blood sugar, dizziness, and weakness. This eMedTV Web page also takes a look at some of the more serious problems seen with this drug, such as chest pain, fever, or a fast heart rate.
  • Amaryl Strengths
    Several different strengths of Amaryl are available in both brand-name and generic versions. This eMedTV Web page lists some of the strengths available and explains the factors your healthcare provider will consider when determining your dosage.
  • Amaryl Substitutes
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides a list of various substitutes for Amaryl, including diabetes medications, lifestyle changes, and insulin. This article also explains when a doctor may recommend an alternative to Amaryl.
  • Amaryl Tablets
    A doctor may prescribe Amaryl tablets once daily to treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page further explores Amaryl, including information on how this drug works, potential side effects, and general precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.
  • Amaryl Tabs
    If you have type 2 diabetes, a doctor may prescribe Amaryl tabs (tablets) once daily. This eMedTV article further explores Amaryl, including information on the factors that may affect your dose and general tips for when and how to use this medication.
  • Amaryl to Lower Blood Sugar
    Clinical studies have shown that using Amaryl to lower blood sugar can help treat type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web resource explores this prescription diabetes medication in more detail, explaining how it works and its long-term effects.
  • Amaryl Type 2 Diabetes Medicine
    This eMedTV Web page offers a brief look at the type 2 diabetes medicine Amaryl. This article explains how Amaryl works, offers general dosing guidelines, and lists potential side effects. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Amaryl Uses
    Amaryl is prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes by lowering blood sugar levels. This eMedTV article explores how Amaryl works to increase insulin production in the pancreas. There are currently no universally accepted off-label Amaryl uses.
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