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  • Bicalutamide 50 Mg
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, bicalutamide comes in the form of 50-mg tablets. This article gives some basic dosing guidelines for this prostate cancer medication and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Bicalutamide and Diabetes
    You may need to use extra caution if you have diabetes and are taking bicalutamide. This eMedTV segment sheds some light on why you may require extra blood glucose monitoring and provides a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • Bicalutamide Brand Name
    You can buy bicalutamide as a brand-name or generic drug. This portion of the eMedTV Web site offers more details on bicalutamide, including how the generic version compares to brand-name Casodex. A link to more details is also included.
  • Bicalutamide Dosage
    Bicalutamide should be taken at the same time each day. This portion of the eMedTV site provides dosing guidelines for bicalutamide, with answers about when to take it, how to get the most out of each dosage, and more.
  • Bicalutamide Drug Information
    Bicalutamide is a medicine used to treat advanced cases of prostate cancer. This eMedTV resource offers more information on bicalutamide, including some of the drug's more common side effects. A link to more details on this medication is also included.
  • Bicalutamide Side Effects
    As discussed in this eMedTV resource, common bicalutamide side effects include weakness, hot flashes, and fluid retention, among others. This article offers an in-depth list of other potential reactions, including those requiring immediate medical care.
  • Bicalutimide
    Bicalutamide comes in tablet form and is used to treat advanced prostate cancer. This eMedTV selection talks briefly about how to use this drug and what to expect. A link to more details is also given. Bicalutimide is a common misspelling of bicalutamide.
  • BiCNU
    People who are diagnosed with certain types of cancer may receive a medicine called BiCNU. This eMedTV Web page discusses several topics, including specific uses, how this chemotherapy drug works, potential side effects, and more.
  • BiCNU 100 Mg
    As this eMedTV resource explains, BiCNU comes in one strength and form -- 100 mg powder for injection. This article explains how this chemotherapy drug is given and how your specific dose is calculated. A link to more details is also included.
  • BiCNU and Breastfeeding
    The manufacturer of BiCNU (carmustine) advises women to not breastfeed during treatment with this drug. This eMedTV Web selection takes an in-depth look at whether this chemotherapy drug passes through breast milk and if it might harm a nursing infant.
  • BiCNU and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV segment examines the safety of using BiCNU (carmustine) during pregnancy. It presents the animal research that has been done on this topic and explains why women should use an effective form of birth control during BiCNU treatment.
  • BiCNU Chemotherapy Information
    BiCNU is a drug prescribed to treat various types of cancer in adults. This part of the eMedTV site explores BiCNU, including information on why this chemotherapy drug may not be the best choice for some people. A link to more details is also included.
  • BiCNU Dosage
    BiCNU is a chemotherapy drug that is administered intravenously every six weeks. This eMedTV Web page describes how your individual dosage of BiCNU is determined and what your healthcare provider may recommend to help prevent side effects.
  • BiCNU Drug Interactions
    As explained in this eMedTV Web page, your doctor will need to know about all other drugs you are taking to help minimize potential interactions with BiCNU. This article outlines some of the products that may cause problems with this chemotherapy drug.
  • BiCNU Overdose
    This eMedTV resource talks about the possibility of a BiCNU (carmustine) overdose, including details on whether it is possible to receive too much of this drug and what might happen if an overdose occurs. Treatment options are also discussed.
  • BiCNU Side Effects
    When undergoing BiCNU treatment, some people may develop low blood pressure or anemia. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at some of the other side effects of BiCNU, including complications that require medical treatment.
  • BiCNU Uses
    As this eMedTV page explains, BiCNU disrupts the growth and multiplication of cells to treat various different cancers. This article talks about specific uses of BiCNU, taking an in-depth look at how it works and who can use it.
  • BiCNU Warnings and Precautions
    Lung damage, serious infections, and anemia are just some of the complications that may occur with BiCNU. This eMedTV resource examines other important warnings with BiCNU, including safety precautions for people who should not use this chemotherapy drug.
  • Biological Treatment for Bladder Cancer
    Biological treatment for bladder cancer is most often used after a transurethral resection for superficial bladder cancer. This eMedTV Web page discusses biological treatment for bladder cancer and its possible side effects.
  • Biological Treatment for Kidney Cancer
    As discussed on this eMedTV page, biological treatment for kidney cancer uses substances made by the body (or in a lab) to boost, direct, or restore the body's natural defenses. This article explains this treatment and describes its side effects.
  • Bladder Cancer
    This eMedTV article provides an overview of bladder cancer, a disease in which cancer cells form in the tissues of the bladder. The three types of bladder cancer are transitional cell carcinoma, squamous cell bladder carcinoma, and adenocarcinoma.
  • Bladder Cancer Cause
    Although scientists have not identified a specific bladder cancer cause, they continue looking for answers. This eMedTV resource discusses risk factors that, while not actual causes, increase a person's chance of developing bladder cancer.
  • Bladder Cancer Chemotherapy
    As this eMedTV page explains, bladder cancer chemotherapy may involve one or more drugs to kill the cancer cells. This resource describes how chemotherapy may be combined with other bladder cancer treatments, such as surgery or radiation treatment.
  • Bladder Cancer Diagnosis
    As this eMedTV segment explains, diagnosing bladder cancer may involve a physical exam, urine tests, and procedures, such as a biopsy. This Web page explains the process through which a doctor arrives at this diagnosis.
  • Bladder Cancer Information
    Are you looking for information on bladder cancer? This selection from the eMedTV library presents a brief overview of this condition, including risk factors, possible symptoms, and what happens once a diagnosis is made.
  • Bladder Cancer Pain
    Bladder cancer pain may result from a tumor pressing against nerves and organs or as a side effect of treatment. This eMedTV article highlights the three main treatments for bladder cancer pain: medication, radiation, and nerve blocks.
  • Bladder Cancer Prevention
    Some of the strategies for preventing bladder cancer include quitting smoking and avoiding carcinogens. This eMedTV article explains the importance of reducing risk factors when trying to lower your chances of developing bladder cancer.
  • Bladder Cancer Prognosis
    Factors that affect a bladder cancer prognosis include the type and location of the cancer, the stage of the disease, and its grade. As this eMedTV page explains, the patient's age and general health also may affect a bladder cancer prognosis.
  • Bladder Cancer Questions
    It can be difficult for people to remember all the bladder cancer questions they wish to ask their doctor. This eMedTV Web page provides lists of bladder cancer questions about issues such as surgery, chemotherapy, and other treatment options.
  • Bladder Cancer Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, scientists are currently studying a variety of treatment options for bladder cancer, including surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. This resource offers an overview of the current research on bladder cancer.
  • Bladder Cancer Risk Factors
    Tobacco use, occupational exposure to carcinogens, and infection are possible bladder cancer risk factors. This eMedTV page discusses these and other potential risk factors, but emphasizes that they do not necessarily mean a person will get the disease.
  • Bladder Cancer Screening
    While a routine bladder cancer screening test has not yet been developed, doctors may use a hematuria test to screen for the disease. This eMedTV article provides information about bladder cancer screening.
  • Bladder Cancer Staging
    The process by which doctors determine the extent of bladder cancer is called staging. This eMedTV Web segment discusses in detail the tests and procedures used in bladder cancer staging to measure the cancer's size and whether it has spread.
  • Bladder Cancer Statistics
    From 1998 to 2002, the median age at diagnosis for bladder cancer was 63 years. This eMedTV resource offers several bladder cancer statistics, including five-year survival rates, statistics on mortality, information on a person's lifetime risk, and more.
  • Bladder Cancer Support
    Bladder cancer support groups can help people cope with the disease and the effects of treatment. This eMedTV article discusses people who may provide bladder cancer support, such as counselors, social workers, and members of the clergy.
  • Bladder Cancer Surgery
    As this eMedTV segment explains, surgery for bladder cancer can involve options such as transurethral resection (TUR), segmental cystectomy, and radical cystectomy. This article takes an in-depth look at these different types of surgery.
  • Bladder Cancer Survival Rate
    The overall 5-year relative bladder cancer survival rate for 1995 to 2001 was 81.8 percent. This portion of the eMedTV library provides statistics about bladder cancer survival rates broken down by gender and race.
  • Bladder Cancer Symptoms
    Common bladder cancer symptoms include pain during urination, blood in the urine, and frequent urination. This eMedTV Web page provides a list of other possible symptoms and explains what to do if they occur.
  • Bladder Cancer Symptons
    Examples of bladder cancer symptoms include low back pain, pain during urination, and blood in the urine. This eMedTV article lists other signs and links to more information. Bladder cancer symptons is a common misspelling of bladder cancer symptoms.
  • Bladder Cancer Symtoms
    Bladder cancer symptoms include blood in the urine, pain during urination, and lower back pain. This eMedTV article lists some of the more common bladder cancer symptoms. Bladder cancer symptons is a common misspelling of bladder cancer symptoms.
  • Bladder Cancer Treatment
    Surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and biological therapy are often used to treat bladder cancer. This eMedTV resource provides an overview of these treatment options and explains the importance of proper nutrition and follow-up care.
  • Bladder Cancer Treatment by Stage
    Bladder cancer treatment by stage depends on where the individual case of cancer falls within the six stages of bladder cancer. This eMedTV page explains how bladder cancer treatment by stage may vary and discusses other factors affecting treatment.
  • Bladder Cancer Treatments
    This eMedTV page lists the different treatments for bladder cancer, which range from surgery to biological therapy. It also covers factors that affect your specific plan and lists people who may be on your healthcare team, with a link to more information.
  • Bladder Cancer Types
    Of all the bladder cancer types, the most common is transitional cell carcinoma. This page of the eMedTV library provides detailed information about these and other forms of bladder cancer, such as squamous cell bladder carcinoma and adenocarcinoma.
  • Blader Cancer
    Bladder cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancerous) cells form in the bladder. This eMedTV article lists the various types, as well as some common risk factors and symptoms. Blader cancer is a common misspelling of bladder cancer.
  • Bleeding Problems
    When your bone marrow doesn't produce enough red blood cells, you develop anemia. But when it doesn't produce enough platelets, your blood will have difficulty clotting. This can lead to bleeding problems, including dangerous internal bleeding.
  • Blood Clotting Problems and Chemotherapy
    This eMedTV page explains that there could potentially be a link between low platelet counts, blood clotting problems, and chemotherapy. This page also lists symptoms of low platelet counts and ways to prevent problems if your platelet count is low.
  • Blood Thinners and Zevalin
    Combining blood thinners with Zevalin may lead to dangerous and even fatal complications. This eMedTV resource takes a brief look at this potential drug interaction and links to more details on other possible products that may interfere with Zevalin.
  • Bosutinib
    Bosutinib can help slow down the progression of a certain type of leukemia. This part of the eMedTV Web site offers a comprehensive overview of this chemotherapy drug, including dosing guidelines, specific uses, safety precautions, and more.
  • Bosutinib Dosage
    Bosutinib comes as tablets that are taken once daily with food for the treatment of leukemia. This eMedTV selection outlines specific bosutinib dosing guidelines, including an explanation on how your dosage is determined and tips on taking this drug.
  • Bosutinib Drug Information
    By slowing down the production of abnormal blood cells, bosutinib can treat a certain type of leukemia. This eMedTV page gives an overview of this chemotherapy drug, including what to expect and how to take it. It also links to more details.
  • Bosutinib Side Effects
    As this eMedTV segment discusses, it is common for people who are taking bosutinib to develop side effects like nausea, diarrhea, and coughing. This article examines the results of clinical studies, with detailed lists of common and serious reactions.
  • Bosutinub
    Bosutinib is a chemotherapy drug prescribed to treat a certain type of leukemia in adults. This eMedTV resource examines this product, including when it is prescribed, how it is taken, and how it works. Bosutinub is a common misspelling of bosutinib.
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