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Glipizide and Metformin Dosing - Inhaled Insulin (Exubera)

This page contains links to eMedTV Endocrine System Articles containing information on subjects from Glipizide and Metformin Dosing to Inhaled Insulin (Exubera). The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • Glipizide and Metformin Dosing
    This eMedTV Web page describes the usual doses of glipizide and metformin prescribed when starting the drug. This page also offers tips on taking the medication and explains factors that affect glipizide and metformin dosing.
  • Glipizide and Metformin Information
    If you are looking for information on glipizide and metformin, this eMedTV article is a great place to start. This resource takes a quick look at how this diabetes medication is used, what to expect, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Glipizide and Metformin Side Affects
    This eMedTV page explains that there are some potential side effects of glipizide and metformin, such as diarrhea and upper respiratory infections. Glipizide and metformin side affects is a common misspelling of glipizide and metformin side effects.
  • Glipizide and Metformin Side Effects
    This eMedTV article lists some of the more common glipizide and metformin side effects, including diarrhea, abdominal pain, and urinary tract infections. This page also highlights some of the more serious side effects, such as allergic reaction.
  • GlucaGen
    As an injected medication, GlucaGen works in the liver to treat severe low blood sugar. This eMedTV article tells you what you need to know about this drug, with details on how to administer it, important safety warnings, and how to store it.
  • GlucaGen Dosage
    If a person does not wake up within 15 minutes of receiving GlucaGen, another dosage should be given. This eMedTV Web page talks about the dosing guidelines for this medication, including how it is used in children.
  • GlucaGen HypoKit
    As this eMedTV page explains, your healthcare provider may prescribe a GlucaGen HypoKit if you have a tendency to develop low blood sugar due to diabetes. This article gives a brief summary of this product and links to more detailed information.
  • GlucaGen Medication Information
    This part of the eMedTV site gives an overview of GlucaGen, a drug primarily used to treat low blood sugar in emergency situations. This article offers information on the medication's side effects and provides a link to more details on its effects.
  • Glucaphage
    This eMedTV segment explains that Glucophage is used to treat type 2 diabetes by controlling blood sugar levels. This page also covers some potential side effects and explains when to take the drug. Glucaphage is a common misspelling of Glucophage.
  • Glucatrol
    This eMedTV article explains how Glucotrol increases your production of insulin and causes your body to respond better to it. This page also lists factors that will determine your Glucotrol dosage. Glucatrol is a common misspelling of Glucotrol.
  • Glucofage
    Glucophage is a prescribed medicine used to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how Glucophage works and lists factors that will determine your dosage. Glucofage is a common misspelling of Glucophage.
  • Glucogen
    This eMedTV segment takes a quick look at GlucaGen, an drug that can treat low blood sugar in an emergency situation. This article describes who can use this product and provides a link to more information. Glucogen is a common misspelling of GlucaGen.
  • Glucogen Emergency Kit
    In a blood sugar emergency, it's important to have a glucagon kit, such as GlucaGen. This eMedTV article briefly explains what is included in one of these kits. Glucogen emergency kit is a common misspelling and variation of GlucaGen.
  • Glucogen Hypo Kit
    This eMedTV selection talks about the GlucaGen HypoKit, explaining what it is and how it is used to treat severely low blood sugar. A link to more information is also given. Glucogen hypo kit is a common misspelling and variation of GlucaGen HypoKit.
  • Glucophage
    Glucophage is a prescription medication that is used to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV article explains how Glucophage works, lists its potential side effects, and offers some tips on when and how to take it.
  • Learn About Glucophage and Weight Loss
    As this eMedTV resource explains, clinical studies have shown mixed results on whether weight loss and Glucophage are related. This article takes a closer look at this topic, including information on how Glucophage affects people without diabetes.
  • Glucophage Dosage
    The recommended starting Glucophage dose is 500 mg twice a day. This portion of the eMedTV library outlines some factors that will determine your Glucophage dose and offers tips on when and how to take the medication.
  • Glucophage Drug Info
    Healthcare providers prescribe Glucophage for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV selection provides more information on Glucophage, including how to take it, possible side effects, and how the drug works.
  • Glucophage Side Effects
    This eMedTV segment describes in detail potential Glucophage side effects, including weakness, abdominal discomfort, and diarrhea. This page also highlights some of the more serious and less common side effects seen with the drug.
  • Glucophage XR
    Glucophage XR is a drug that is licensed to control blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV segment explains how this medication works and includes detailed information on its benefits, dosages, and potential side effects.
  • Glucophase
    This eMedTV page explains that Glucophage is a prescription medication used to treat type 2 diabetes. This page also describes how the medication works and what to tell your doctor before using it. Glucophase is a common misspelling of Glucophage.
  • Glucotrol
    Glucotrol is a prescription drug approved to lower blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works to increase insulin production, lists potential side effects, and covers general dosing guidelines.
  • Glucotrol Dosage
    As this eMedTV article explains, the recommended starting Glucotrol dosage is usually 5 mg, taken each day before breakfast. The dose may be lower for certain types of people. This page also outlines some tips on taking the medication.
  • Glucotrol Drug Info
    Are you looking for information on Glucotrol? This eMedTV article features a brief overview of this diabetes drug, with information on how to take it and some of the safety issues to keep in mind. A link to more details is also included.
  • Glucotrol During Pregnancy
    As a pregnancy Category C drug, Glucotrol may not be safe for women who are expecting. This portion of the eMedTV library explains why the FDA assigned a pregnancy Category C rating to this product and describes the results of pregnant animal studies.
  • Glucotrol Side Effects
    This eMedTV Web page lists common side effects of Glucotrol, including dizziness, gas, and diarrhea. This page also highlights some of the more serious side effects that should be reported to a doctor, such as chest pains and shortness of breath.
  • Glyburide and Metformin
    Glyburide and metformin is a prescription drug that is licensed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV resource covers how glyburide and metformin works and when and how to take it, as well as the drug's side effects and dosing guidelines.
  • Glyburide and Metformin Dosing
    This eMedTV Web page explains that for people who aren't taking either glyburide or metformin, glyburide and metformin dosing starts at 1.25 mg/250 mg once daily. This page also lists factors that can affect your dosage and some general dosing tips.
  • Glyburide and Metformin Info
    This eMedTV article can be a helpful resource for people looking for info on glyburide and metformin. It describes how this drug should be taken and what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and includes a link to more information.
  • Glyburide and Metformin Side Affects
    This eMedTV page explains that there are possible side effects of glyburide and metformin, such as diarrhea, dizziness, and nausea. Glyburide and metformin side affects is a common misspelling and variation of side effects of glyburide and metformin.
  • Hashimoto's Hypothyroidism
    This eMedTV page explains that the most common cause of hypothyroidism is Hashimoto's, which is an autoimmune condition that destroys the thyroid gland. This Web page provides a brief overview of this condition and offers a link to more information.
  • High Prolactin Levels and Osteoporosis
    There is a link between high prolactin levels and osteoporosis, as this eMedTV article explains, but women with high prolactin levels can have regular bone density tests and increase their calcium intake, which can help prevent osteoporosis.
  • Humalog Mix75/25
    Humalog Mix75/25 is a prescription insulin medication used to treat diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humalog Mix75/25 works, explains how to use this form of insulin, lists potential side effects, and covers some general precautions.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 and Breastfeeding
    Humalog Mix75/25 is not expected to cause problems when used during breastfeeding. This eMedTV page further discusses Humalog Mix75/25 and breastfeeding, and explains why problems are not likely to occur even if the drug passes through breast milk.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 and Pregnancy
    Humalog Mix75/25 is typically considered safe for use during pregnancy. This eMedTV article discusses the results of animal studies on Humalog Mix75/25 and pregnancy, and explains why pregnant women should talk to their doctor before using this insulin.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains why your Humalog Mix75/25 dosage is based on the carbohydrate content of your meals and your blood sugar levels. This page also covers other factors that may affect your dose and offers tips on taking this insulin.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Drug Interactions
    Beta blockers and certain antibiotics may cause negative Humalog Mix75/25 drug interactions. As this eMedTV Web page explains, these interactions can result in dangerously low blood sugar levels, which can become quite serious and even fatal.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Medication
    A prescription medication, Humalog Mix75/25 is used for the treatment of diabetes. This eMedTV article takes a quick look at this product, with helpful tips on how to use it correctly. A link to more details is also included.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Overdose
    A Humalog Mix75/25 overdose may cause dizziness and blurry vision, which are signs of low blood sugar. This eMedTV segment lists other warnings signs of low blood sugar and describes the steps a doctor may take to treat such an overdose.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Side Effects
    Potential Humalog Mix75/25 side effects include injection site reactions and changes in blood sugar levels. This eMedTV page also lists warnings signs of potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention, such as low blood sugar.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Uses
    Humalog Mix75/25 is used to control blood sugar levels in people with diabetes. This eMedTV page explains how this combination insulin medication works, lists possible off-label Humalog Mix75/25 uses, and discusses the use of this drug in children.
  • Humalog Mix75/25 Warnings and Precautions
    You may not be able to safely take Humalog Mix75/25 if you have certain medical conditions. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at several Humalog Mix75/25 warnings and precautions, including what to tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Hyperthiroidism
    When the thyroid gland produces excess thyroid hormone, it is known as hyperthyroidism. This portion of the eMedTV Web site talks about this condition and offers a link to more information. Hyperthiroidism is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthroidism
    Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland produces excess thyroid hormone. This part of the eMedTV library briefly describes this condition and links to more detailed information. Hyperthroidism is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyriodism
    Also called overactive thyroid, hyperthyroidism occurs when there is too much thyroid hormone in the blood. This eMedTV selection briefly describes this condition and its causes. Hyperthyriodism is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyrodism
    Hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland makes more thyroid hormone than the body needs. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at this condition and its symptoms. Hyperthyrodism is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyroid in Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV page explains, it's especially important to control your overactive thyroid symptoms during pregnancy, both for your safety and your baby's. This article takes a closer look at pregnancy and hyperthyroid treatment.
  • Hyperthyroid Symptoms
    Nervousness, mood swings, and anxiety are just a few of the possible hyperthyroid symptoms. This eMedTV selection provides a list of other potential symptoms of an overactive thyroid and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Hyperthyroidism
    When a person's thyroid hormone levels are too high, it is known as hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV selection gives an in-depth overview of this condition, with information on what causes it, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Hyperthyroidism and Pregnancy
    During pregnancy, untreated hyperthyroidism can be harmful, both for the mother and the baby. This eMedTV page deals with symptoms and treatment for an overactive thyroid during pregnancy, including the risks associated with uncontrolled thyroid levels.
  • Hyperthyroidism Causes
    Several things can cause an overactive thyroid, including Graves' disease, thyroiditis, and medications. This eMedTV article takes a look at these and other hyperthyroidism causes, including how it can occur due to treatment for underactive thyroid.
  • Hyperthyroidism Diet
    Good dietary habits are important for those with hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV Web page offers details on specific foods that not only nourish, but also help prevent excess weight gain during and after treatment for hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyroidism Disease
    When the thyroid gland makes too much thyroid hormone, the disease is referred to as hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of this condition and its symptoms, and provides a link to more in-depth information.
  • Hyperthyroidism Information
    Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland produces too much thyroid hormone. This eMedTV selection offers more information on hyperthyroidism, with details on causes, symptoms, treatment, and more.
  • Hyperthyroidism or Hypothyroidism?
    As this eMedTV page explains, hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism are two different conditions relating to the body's levels of thyroid hormone. This article explains the differences between the two and provides a link to more information on each.
  • Hyperthyroidism Risk Factors
    As this eMedTV article explains, possible hyperthyroidism risk factors include being a woman, having pernicious anemia, and being older than 60. This page looks at these and other factors that increase your chance of developing an overactive thyroid.
  • Hyperthyroidism Symptoms and Signs
    Common signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism include anxiety, weight loss, and fatigue. However, as this eMedTV segment points out, not everyone with an overactive thyroid will have symptoms. This page also lists accompanying conditions.
  • Hyperthyroidism Treatment
    Antithyroid medication and surgery are two of the methods used to treat hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV resource discusses these and other treatment options for an overactive thyroid, including the factors that will determine which method is right for you.
  • Hyperthyroidsim
    When too much thyroid hormone is produced in the body, a person is said to have hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV page describes its symptoms, how many people are affected by it, and more. Hyperthyroidsim is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hyperthyroidsm
    When a person's thyroid produces too much thyroid hormone, it is called hyperthyroidism. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at this condition; a link to more information is also provided. Hyperthyroidsm is a common misspelling of hyperthyroidism.
  • Hypothiroidism
    Hypothyroidism is characterized by abnormally low levels of thyroid hormone. This page of the eMedTV site briefly describes this condition, with information on symptoms and treatment. Hypothiroidism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothroidism
    If a person's thyroid hormone levels are too low, the condition is known as hypothyroidism. This eMedTV Web article briefly explains what causes it and how it is treated. Hypothroidism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothyriodism
    Anything that causes the body to produce less thyroid hormone than normal can lead to hypothyroidism. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of this condition, with a link to more information. Hypothyriodism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothyrodism
    Hypothyroidism causes a decrease in the amount of hormones the thyroid gland produces. Although, as this eMedTV segment explains, other glands can be affected, too. Hypothyrodism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothyroidism
    Hypothyroidism occurs when a person's thyroid hormone levels are too low. This segment of the eMedTV library discusses this condition in detail, explaining how an underactive thyroid is diagnosed, possible symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Hypothyroidism (Underactive Thyroid) Information
    As this eMedTV page explains, hypothyroidism is a condition characterized by low thyroid levels. This article offers more information on hypothyroidism (also known as underactive thyroid) and includes a link to more details.
  • Hypothyroidism and Pregnancy
    If left untreated during pregnancy, hypothyroidism can lead to preterm birth and placental abruption. This eMedTV article stresses the importance of closely monitoring this condition before and during pregnancy, and discusses the use of screening tests.
  • Hypothyroidism Causes
    Just as there are many different types of hypothyroidism, so, too, are there many different causes. This eMedTV resource discusses hypothyroidism causes in detail, explaining the different levels, medications that can lead to the condition, and more.
  • Hypothyroidism Diet
    For people with hypothyroidism, diet is not really an issue, although you should limit certain foods. This eMedTV page lists these foods, explains why they should be eaten sparingly, and stresses the importance of a well-balanced diet.
  • Hypothyroidism Risk Factors
    Possible hypothyroidism risk factors include conditions like Turner syndrome, lupus, or type 1 diabetes. This eMedTV article describes other risk factors for this condition and explains when testing for low thyroid levels may be recommended.
  • Hypothyroidism Symptoms and Signs
    While a person may not have symptoms of hypothyroidism, the signs can become more obvious if left untreated. This eMedTV resource describes possible symptoms of an underactive thyroid, related medical conditions, and when treatment is vital.
  • Hypothyroidism Treatment
    Some medications used for hypothyroidism treatment include Levoxyl, Synthroid, and Unithroid. This eMedTV segment discusses when such drugs will be used for an underactive thyroid, how soon they begin working, and how a person's dosage is determined.
  • Hypothyroidsim
    People with an underactive thyroid can experience a wide range of symptoms, from joint pain to weight gain. This eMedTV page briefly describes this condition, with a link to more information. Hypothyroidsim is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypothyroidsm
    A person with abnormally low levels of thyroid hormones has a condition called hypothyroidism. This eMedTV article lists possible symptoms and explains how it is diagnosed and treated. Hypothyroidsm is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Hypthyroidism
    Low levels of thyroid hormone lead to a condition called hypothyroidism. This eMedTV page explains what the thyroid is and describes possible causes and symptoms of an underactive thyroid. Hypthyroidism is a common misspelling of hypothyroidism.
  • Info about Adrenal Insufficiency
    People looking for info about adrenal insufficiency can find the answers they need in this eMedTV resource. This segment addresses why this condition occurs, discusses one of the most common causes, and links to an in-depth discussion on this topic.
  • Information on Insulin Aspart
    Are you looking for information on insulin aspart? This eMedTV Web article takes a quick look at this diabetes drug, explaining what to discuss with your healthcare provider, how to use it, and more. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Information on NovoLog Mix 70/30
    NovoLog Mix 70/30 can help control blood sugar in people with diabetes. This portion of the eMedTV library takes a closer look at NovoLog Mix 70/30, with information on how often it is taken and who can use it. A link to more details is also included.
  • Inhaled Insulin
    Inhaled insulin is a prescription drug that helps lower blood sugar by providing insulin for the body. This eMedTV page explains how the medication works to remove sugar from the blood, lists possible side effects, and covers dosing guidelines.
  • Inhaled Insulin (Exubera)
    Inhaled insulin (Exubera) is a diabetes medication that is inhaled rather than injected. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of this prescription drug and includes a link to more detailed information.
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