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  • Aranesp Dosage
    As this eMedTV article explains, when treating anemia due to chemotherapy, one of the recommended Aranesp dosages is 500 mcg every three weeks. This article also offers helpful guidelines on when and how to take your Aranesp dosage.
  • Aranesp Drug Interactions
    It is currently not known whether Aranesp interacts with other medications. As this eMedTV article explains, it is possible that not all Aranesp drug interactions are known at this time, so be sure to tell your doctor about other drugs you are taking.
  • Aranesp Injection -- Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides a brief look at Aranesp, a drug given by injection either underneath the skin or into a vein. This segment discusses when this product is prescribed and when and how it is taken, with a link to more information.
  • Aranesp Overdose
    Strokes, blood clots, and heart attacks are potential effects of an Aranesp overdose. This section of the eMedTV Web site lists other possible overdose effects and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Aranesp Side Effects
    Possible side effects of Aranesp include nausea, joint pain, and infections. This part of the eMedTV Web site lists some of the most commonly reported side effects and explains which side effects may require immediate medical attention.
  • Aranesp Uses
    Aranesp is used for treating anemia in people undergoing chemotherapy or who have chronic kidney failure. This eMedTV Web page discusses Aranesp uses in more detail and explains whether the drug can be used in children.
  • Aranesp Warnings and Precautions
    Before taking Aranesp, let your doctor know if you have a blood disorder, heart disease, or any allergies. This eMedTV page provides more Aranesp warnings and precautions, and lists potential side effects or complications that may occur with the drug.
  • Are There Caregivers That Can Help My Mom Who Has Dementia and Metastatic Breast Cancer?
    If your mother has both dementia and metastatic breast cancer, you may need extra help with her care. This eMedTV Web page talks about the different steps you can take, such as hiring an in-home caregiver or utilizing respite care.
  • Are There Ways to Reduce Anxiety After Being Diagnosed With Cancer?
    Talk about overwhelming! It's natural to feel anxiety after being diagnosed with cancer. Fortunately, as this eMedTV page explains, there are a lot of things you can do about it. Read on to learn more.
  • Arenesp
    Aranesp is a medication that is used to treat anemia caused by chemotherapy or chronic kidney failure. This eMedTV segment describes Aranesp in more detail and lists the possible side effects that may occur. Arenesp is a common misspelling of Aranesp.
  • Arinesp
    Aranesp is a prescription drug used for treating anemia due to chemotherapy or chronic kidney failure. This eMedTV page explains how Aranesp works and offers a link to more detailed information on the drug. Arinesp is a common misspelling of Aranesp.
  • Arterial Embolization for Kidney Cancer
    Arterial embolization is a treatment for kidney cancer that blocks the flow of blood to the tumor. As this eMedTV article explains, arterial embolization for kidney cancer may be used when surgery to remove the tumor is not possible.
  • Axitinib
    Axitinib is a drug used to treat kidney cancer that has spread to other areas in the body. This eMedTV Web selection takes a detailed look at this chemotherapy medicine, with information on how it is taken, how it works, safety issues, and more.
  • Axitinib Dosage
    As explained in this page of the eMedTV Web site, you will be advised to take your axitinib dose every 12 hours to maintain an even level of the drug in your blood. This article discusses in-depth dosing guidelines for this chemotherapy medicine.
  • Axitinib Drug Information
    Adults with advanced kidney cancer may receive axitinib, a drug used to slow down progression of the cancer. This eMedTV page offers more information on axitinib, including how the medicine works and side effects. A link to more details is also included.
  • Axitinib Side Effects
    This eMedTV page explains that people who are taking axitinib may develop nausea, diarrhea, or allergic reactions. This page describes other possible axitinib side effects, including common problems and potentially serious ones that require medical care.
  • Bayer Regorafenib
    A chemotherapy drug made by Bayer, regorafenib is prescribed to treat colorectal cancer. This eMedTV article takes a brief look at this drug and whether it is available as a generic. It also provides a link to more information.
  • BCG Bladder Cancer Treatment
    This eMedTV article explains how BCG bladder cancer treatment is often combined with biological therapy. BCG is a solution containing weakened bacteria that stimulate the immune system to kill cancer cells and prevent the cancer from coming back.
  • BCNU
    As explained in this eMedTV article, BiCNU contains the active ingredient bis-chloroethylnitrosourea (BCNU), which works by preventing cancer cells from growing and multiplying. It also covers side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • BCNU Chemo
    As described in this eMedTV segment, BiCNU is a chemotherapy drug that contains the active ingredient BCNU. This article explains how this drug works to treat certain types of cancer and includes a link to more details.
  • BCNU Toxicity
    Anemia, infections, and bleeding are some of the possible symptoms of BiCNU toxicity. This eMedTV Web selection lists other complications the active ingredient (BCNU) may cause in some people. A link to more precautions is also included.
  • Be Prepared for Nausea
    If your treatments might cause nausea, stock up on ginger ale, saltines, Jell-O, canned broth, and any other comforting, easy-on-the-stomach favorites. You'll want to have these items ahead of time, as it's no fun shopping when you feel nauseous.
  • Bedamustine
    Chemotherapy treatment with bendamustine may be helpful to treat a certain kind of lymphoma or leukemia. This eMedTV page takes a look at this prescription drug, including how it works and dosing tips. Bedamustine is a common misspelling of bendamustine.
  • Before Your Laparascopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy
    This multimedia clip explains how you can prepare for your procedure.
  • Before Your Procedure (ERCP With Dilation and Stent Placement)
    This video explains what you need to do before your procedure.
  • Bendamustin
    Bendamustine is a chemotherapy drug approved to treat certain types of cancers in adults. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more details. Bendamustin is a common misspelling of bendamustine.
  • Bendamustine
    By causing DNA damage, bendamustine can help kill cancer cells in people with certain types of cancer. This eMedTV segment contains an overview of this prescription drug, including specific uses, how this drug is given, possible side effects, and more.
  • Bendamustine and Nausea
    This eMedTV article discusses how often nausea occurred in people using bendamustine during clinical trials. It also discusses how your healthcare provider may help prevent this and other side effects. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Bendamustine Dosage
    This eMedTV article gives some details on what to expect during chemotherapy treatment with bendamustine, including how your dosage will be calculated, how the injection is administered, and what your doctor may do to help reduce side effects.
  • Bendamustine Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web page contains information on bendamustine, a drug prescribed to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in adults. This page gives an overview of side effects, dosing, and general safety precautions.
  • Bendamustine Side Effects
    It is difficult to determine if you will develop serious bendamustine side effects. Therefore, as this eMedTV page explains, it is important to know what reactions to watch out for. A list of common and serious problems is described in detail.
  • Bendamustine Toxicity
    If you experience bendamustine toxicity, seek medical treatment right away. This selection from the eMedTV Web library describes some of the potentially dangerous complications that may occur. It also provides a link to more detailed side effects.
  • Bendomustine
    A healthcare provider may prescribe bendamustine to treat certain types of lymphoma or leukemia. This eMedTV page covers some dosing guidelines and provides a link to more details. Bendomustine is a common misspelling of bendamustine.
  • Benefits of Green Tea
    People drink green tea for numerous health benefits, including high cholesterol treatment and weight loss. This eMedTV Web page lists other possible benefits of green tea, describes the tea's effects, and explains whether children should consume it.
  • Bevacizamab
    Bevacizumab is a prescription drug used in the treatment of certain types of cancers. This eMedTV resource provides a brief overview of the drug and includes a link to more information. Bevacizamab is a common misspelling of bevacizumab.
  • Bevacizum
    Bevacizumab is a medication often employed in the treatment of cancer. This page of the eMedTV archives briefly explains how the drug works, how it is taken, and lists possible side effects. Bevacizum is a common misspelling of bevacizumab.
  • Bevacizumab
    Bevacizumab is often used in the treatment of specific types of cancer. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides a detailed overview of the drug, including what cancers it treats, how it works, dosing information, side effects, and more.
  • Bevacizumab Dosing
    Certain factors can affect the dose of bevacizumab that is prescribed, which this eMedTV segment lists. Tips and suggestions for those taking it are provided, as are the recommended bevacizumab dosing guidelines when treating certain types of cancer.
  • Bevacizumab for Cancer Treatment
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, bevacizumab is commonly prescribed to treat several types of cancer. This page lists the different forms it can treat and gives a brief explanation of how the drug works. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Bexxar
    Available by prescription only, Bexxar is licensed to help treat certain types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This eMedTV segment offers an overview of this medicine, with details on how it works, general dosing instructions, safety precautions, and more.
  • Bexxar and Breastfeeding
    Receiving Bexxar (tositumomab) while breastfeeding could cause irreversible problems in a nursing infant. This eMedTV resource explains why this drug is expected to pass through breast milk and why it is not given to women who are nursing.
  • Bexxar and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, women should not receive Bexxar (tositumomab) during pregnancy. This article describes the serious problems that may occur in a fetus and why a pregnancy test is required before women can receive this drug.
  • Bexxar Complications
    People who are receiving Bexxar may have complications like low blood cell counts or infusion reactions. This eMedTV segment explains how this medicine can cause problems for some people and describes who should not receive this prescription drug.
  • Bexxar Dosage
    As this eMedTV Web selection discusses, the Bexxar dosing guidelines your doctor will follow will be based on your platelet count and other factors. This page covers how your dosage is determined and explains what to expect with these infusions.
  • Bexxar Drug Interactions
    You can help ensure a safe treatment with Bexxar by telling your doctor about all medicines you are taking. This eMedTV Web page offers a detailed list of drugs that may cause interactions with Bexxar and describes the serious problems that may occur.
  • Bexxar Medication Information
    Bexxar is a prescription drug used to treat non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in adults. This eMedTV Web page gives more information on this medication, including how Bexxar is given, how it works, and why it may not be suitable for some people.
  • Bexxar Overdose
    Nausea, infections, and bleeding could occur if you receive too much Bexxar (tositumomab). This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at other possible overdose symptoms and explains why it is unlikely that someone would overdose on this drug.
  • Bexxar Radioimmunotherapy
    This eMedTV article explains how Bexxar works as a radioimmunotherapy for treating certain types of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This page describes how this drug emits radiation to slow down the progression of this cancer and offers a link to more details.
  • Bexxar Regimen
    When receiving Bexxar, you will receive two doses in one day and two more doses one to two weeks later. This eMedTV Web page briefly discusses the Bexxar dosing regimen, including how this drug is administered. A link to more details is also included.
  • Bexxar Side Effects
    Some of the commonly reported Bexxar side effects include low blood cell counts, nausea, and fever. This eMedTV page gives a detailed list of other reactions this drug might cause, including some of the dangerous complications that require medical care.
  • Bexxar Treatment
    Bexxar works by binding to certain cancer cells, marking them for destruction by the immune system. This eMedTV segment takes a brief look at what to expect during treatment with Bexxar, with details on who it is approved for.
  • Bexxar Uses
    A doctor may prescribe Bexxar to slow down the progression of a certain type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This eMedTV Web selection examines what Bexxar is used for, how it works to destroy cancer cells, and whether it is safe for use in children.
  • Bexxar Warnings and Precautions
    You should not receive Bexxar if you are pregnant or have certain allergies. This eMedTV segment outlines other safety precautions you should be aware of with Bexxar, including warnings of potentially life-threatening complications that may occur.
  • Bicalutamide
    Available in tablet form, bicalutamide is a drug used to treat advanced prostate cancer. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers an overview of this product, with details on its effectiveness, dosing guidelines, side effects, and more.
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