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  • Scarlet Fever Bacteria
    As this eMedTV page explains, scarlet fever bacteria are known as group A streptococcus. These bacteria cause more than 10 million mild infections each year. This page offers an overview of scarlet fever bacteria and the conditions they can cause.
  • Scientific Name for Cholera
    The scientific name for cholera (an acute, diarrheal illness) is Vibrio cholerae. As this eMedTV article explains, there are two types of Vibrio cholerae. This part of the archives explains why Vibrio cholerae is the scientific name for cholera.
  • Septra DS
    Septra DS is a prescription drug used for treating bacterial infections, such as urinary tract infections. This eMedTV segment explores other Septra DS uses, describes how the antibiotic works, and explains when and how to take this drug.
  • Side Affects of Cipro
    Common side effects of Cipro include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. This eMedTV segment takes a brief look at other side effects of the drug, including potentially serious reactions. Side affects of Cipro is a common misspelling of side effects of Cipro.
  • Side Effects of Amoxicillin and Clavulanate Potassium
    Common side effects of amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. This eMedTV page also lists potentially serious side effects of the drug that may need medical attention, such as jaundice or severe diarrhea.
  • Side Effects of Amoxicillin ER
    Vaginal yeast infections, nausea, and diarrhea are among the most common amoxicillin ER side effects. This eMedTV Web article also lists serious problems seen with the drug that may require immediate medical care, such as seizures or bloody diarrhea.
  • Side Effects of Biocef
    This eMedTV page discusses common side effects of Biocef, like upset stomach and yeast infections, which are easily treated in most cases. This page also explains serious side effects, such as severe or watery diarrhea, and what to do if they occur.
  • Side Effects of Cefdinir
    Side effects of cefdinir may include diarrhea, nausea, and unexplained rash. As this eMedTV resource explains, some serious but rare side effects may also occur, such as allergic reaction, high blood pressure, or liver failure.
  • Side Effects of Norfloxacin
    Some of the common side effects of norfloxacin include dizziness, nausea, and headaches. This eMedTV page further explores possible reactions to this drug, including statistics on how often they occur and which ones require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Ofloxacin
    This page from the eMedTV library describes some of the possible side effects to be aware of with ofloxacin. It lists common side effects as well as potentially serious ones, and includes a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • Side Effects of Rocephin
    Common side effects of Rocephin include unexplained rash, diarrhea, and pain at the injection site. This eMedTV page explains that while most Rocephin side effects are minor, some (like hives and wheezing) should be reported immediately to a doctor.
  • Side Effects of Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim
    Fatigue, nausea, and headaches are some of the reported side effects of sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. This eMedTV resource lists other possible side effects, including potentially serious ones that require immediate medical attention.
  • Signs and Symptoms of a MRSA Infection
    A red bump that resembles a pimple, pustule, or boil may be a symptom of a MRSA infection. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed overview on possible signs and symptoms of MRSA, including those that may lead to serious conditions (such as pneumonia).
  • Sippro
    Cipro is a medicine prescribed to treat bacterial infections. This eMedTV page takes a brief look at this drug, including how it works and general dosing guidelines. This page also includes a link to more details. Sippro is a common misspelling of Cipro.
  • Sipro
    Cipro is a medicine licensed to treat certain bacterial infections, such as pneumonia and sinus infections. This eMedTV page lists medical conditions you should tell your doctor about before using the drug. Sipro is a common misspelling of Cipro.
  • Staph Superbug
    The press has dubbed MRSA a "staph superbug," which, as this segment of the eMedTV site explains, is not necessarily an exaggerated description. This page provides a brief overview of the condition and includes a link to in-depth information.
  • Streptococcal Pharyngitis
    Also known as strep throat, streptococcal pharyngitis is a type of bacterial throat infection. This page from the eMedTV Web site explains what causes this infection, lists possible symptoms, and discusses treatment options that are available.
  • Sulfamethoxazole Trimethoprim Information
    As this eMedTV page explains, ear infections and UTIs are two of the conditions that may be treated with sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. This article provides more information on sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim and includes a link to learn more.
  • Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim
    Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim is an antibiotic used to treat various infections, including ear infections. This eMedTV page explains how sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim works, offers dosing information for the drug, and lists its potential side effects.
  • Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim Dosage
    The usual sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage for treating most infections is 800/160 mg every 12 hours. This eMedTV segment lists dosing guidelines for specific infections and explains how dosing works for children.
  • Sumycin
    Sumycin is an antibiotic that is licensed to treat bacterial infections, H. pylori infections, and acne. This eMedTV resource further discusses this prescription medication and its uses, effects, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Sypro
    Cipro is an antibiotic used for the treatment of bacterial infections. This page of the eMedTV Web site describes how Cipro works, covers general dosing guidelines, and lists some of its potential side effects. Sypro is a common misspelling of Cipro.
  • Types of Bacterial Pneumonia
    As this eMedTV segment explains, several types of bacteria can cause pneumonia. This eMedTV segment lists the bacterial causes for community-acquired pneumonia, as well as hospital-acquired pneumonia. A link to more information is also included.
  • Typhoid Fever Bacteria
    Salmonella typhi is the bacteria responsible for the life-threatening illness known as typhoid fever. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at typhoid fever bacteria, including transmission methods, symptoms, treatment, and prevalence.
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