This section includes an alphabetical index to information about specific pharmaceutical drugs and medications. Each drug can be found by its generic and common names. Note that herbal and other non-pharmaceutical medications are listed in the relevant subsection of Health-Alternative. Drugs and Medications Pharmacy Health.
A drug is any substance other than food, that when inhaled, injected, smoked, consumed, absorbed via a patch on the skin or dissolved under the tongue causes a physiological change in the body. (wikipedia)
- MedicationSense www
Contains informative articles written by a physician who is a recognized expert in the field of medication side effects. MedicationSense. Articles are designed to provide an objective analysis of topical issues related to drug therapy.
- Drug Drug Information for the Healthcare Professional www
Drug dosing tools including pharmacokinetic and infusion rate calculators, Information for the Healthcare Professional, drip rate charts, and protocols. Drug Information for the Healthcare Professional.
- Detailed Yahoo! Health: Drugs and Medications www
Detailed information on prescription and over-the-counter medications including description, Health: Drugs and Medications, use, dosage, storage, precautions, and side effects. Yahoo! Health: Drugs and Medications.
- Information TostePharmD.net www
Information on pharmacy, TostePharmD.net, medicine and health topics for the professional and consumer. TostePharmD.net.
- NHRT Natural Hormone Replacement www
NHRT resources, Hormone Replacement, information, author's personal experience. Natural Hormone Replacement.
- Compiled British National Formulary www
Compiled with the advice of clinical experts this essential reference provides up-to-date guidance on prescribing, National Formulary, dispensing and administering medicines. British National Formulary.
- Offers MJ Powers and Co. www
Offers a number of drug alert newsletters dealing with the safety and efficacy of drugs and therapies in that particular discipline. Powers and Co.. [Requires Java] MJ Powers and Co..
- Users Drug Ratings and Reviews www
Users can post and read reviews of prescription drugs. Ratings and Reviews. Ratings include effectiveness, side effects and value. Drug Ratings and Reviews.
- Covers American Cancer Society Guide to Cancer Drugs www
Covers a diverse variety of medications. Cancer Society Guide to Cancer Drugs. Look up by generic or brand name. American Cancer Society Guide to Cancer Drugs.
- A Keep Kids Healthy: Children's Medicine Cabinet www
A guide to using medications safely in children, Kids Healthy: Children's Medicine Cabinet, including a description of common ingredients, lists of new medications and treatments and dosages for common over the counter medicines. Keep Kids Healthy: Children's Medicine Cabinet.
- Practical Swallowing Difficulties www
Practical advice for patients who can’t swallow tablets, Difficulties, their carers and healthcare professionals who administer medicines to patients with swallowing difficulties. Swallowing Difficulties.
- Includes DrugDigest www
Includes details about trade name and generic prescriptions, DrugDigest, vitamins, herbs, supplements, over-the-counter medications, drug safety and side effects, health conditions and treatment tips, medication interactions and other pharmaceutical-related topics. DrugDigest.
- Includes German Pharmaceutical Database www
Includes German, Pharmaceutical Database, European and international drug databases and drug related information. German Pharmaceutical Database.
- General Prescription Drug Safety www
General safety information on prescription drugs for consumers and health care professionals presented by Ortho McNeil Neurologics. Prescription Drug Safety.
- IV King Guide to Parenteral Admixtures www
IV drug compatibility and stability reference. Guide to Parenteral Admixtures. Updated quarterly in print, CD-ROM, HTML and Palm OS formats. King Guide to Parenteral Admixtures.
- Medication Safe Medication www
Medication search engine, Medication, information on safety and useful content on how to take medicines most effectively. Safe Medication.
- GeNO GENOLLC www
GeNO LLC is an advanced, GENOLLC, development-stage technology company that has developed unique nitric oxide generation and delivery technology that will allow it to become a worldwide leader in the generation and delivery of nitric oxide. GENOLLC.
- This Electronic Medicines Compendium www
This site provides the UK approved information sheets for prescription medicines. Medicines Compendium. It is the up-to-date, official and source of information about medicines prescribed in the UK. Electronic Medicines Compendium.
- Presents DrumLib's Health Research Review www
Presents news and opinions on legislation, Health Research Review, marketing, and research relating to medications and supplements. DrumLib's Health Research Review.
- Provides Farmamondo.com www
Provides pharmaceutical information to Health professionals but can be of interest to the public as well. Farmamondo.com. It provides instant information on some of the most innovative recently released international medicines, the moment they are put on the market anywhere in the world, and makes possible their immediate distribution. Farmamondo.com.
- Database Mayo Clinic Drug Information www
Database of prescription and over the counter drugs. Clinic Drug Information. Includes medication directions and side effects, reference articles on uses, and the latest pharmaceutical research. Mayo Clinic Drug Information.
- Dr. New Medicines in Development for Women www
Dr. Medicines in Development for Women. Donnica discusses the different types of ongoing research for women's health and how women can become involved in clinical trials. New Medicines in Development for Women.
- Canadian Internet Mental Health: Medications www
Canadian monographs about psychiatric medications, Mental Health: Medications, covering: phramacology, indications, contraindications, precautions, adverse effects, overdose, dosage and research. Internet Mental Health: Medications.
- A Drugs@FDA www
A searchable catalog of FDA approved drug products both prescription and over the counter. Drugs@FDA. The database includes information such as therapeutic equivalents and links to documents relating to approval. Drugs@FDA.
- Library Erowid Psychoactive Vaults www
Library of information about psychoactive plants and drugs. Erowid Psychoactive Vaults.
- Electronic Clinical Pharmacology 2000 www
Electronic drug reference and drug therapy management site. Pharmacology 2000. Requires registration. Clinical Pharmacology 2000.
- Doctor's Medications in the Pediatric ICU www
Doctor's reference sheet on medications administered to infants and children in a hospital setting. Medications in the Pediatric ICU.
- Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) www
2003 CERCLA Priority List of Hazardous Substances which are determined to pose the most significant potential threat to human health due to their known or suspected toxicity and potential for human exposure. for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR).
- Profiles Mental Health Medications Index www
Profiles of medications prescribed for mental disorders. Mental Health Medications Index.
- Medical Dear Pharmacist www
Medical advice and tips on medications. Dear Pharmacist.
- Daily DrugResearcher www
Daily news on drug discovery and development. DrugResearcher. Free access to news on drug research , screening, genomics/proteomics and molecular biology in pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. DrugResearcher.
- Designed CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service www
Designed to be a resource for both patients and research professionals, Clinical Trials Listing Service, this site includes a variety of information related to clinical trials. CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service.
- News, Prescription Drug Watch www
News, Drug Watch, commentary, and information about the pharmaceutical industry. Visitors can also record their side effects with certain drugs. Prescription Drug Watch.
- Patient The Parkinson List Drug Database Index www
Patient information from this collection of 140 drug definitions. Parkinson List Drug Database Index. Consumer fact sheet provides drug description, explains the medicine's mechanism of action, and lists side effects and drug interactions including relative risk of using with Parkinson's medications. The Parkinson List Drug Database Index.
- Prescribing RXmed www
Prescribing information for physicians, RXmed, patient handouts on over 400 illnesses and health resource links. RXmed.
- Online Drugs.com www
Online drug information in an A to Z format. Drugs.com. Includes information about clinical trials, latest news, drug interactions, and a pill identifier. Drugs.com.
- Provides Pharmer.org www
Provides product identification, Pharmer.org, pharmaceutical news, and an online forum (Registration required). Pharmer.org.
- Prescribing South African Electronic Package Inserts www
Prescribing information for drugs available in South Africa. South African Electronic Package Inserts.
- If European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) www
If you want to know what's going on with antibiotics in Europe, Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC), this is a pretty good place to start. European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC).
- Indian drugscontrol.org www
Indian Drug Laws. drugscontrol.org.
- Print MIMS www
Print and online prescribing database for health-care professionals from the Haymarket Media Group. MIMS.
- Professional Allexperts Pharmacy www
Professional pharmacists and others answer submitted questions about drugs and medicine for free. Allexperts Pharmacy.
- Provides MedLibrary.org www
Provides free access to a medication database covering roughly 500 drugs, MedLibrary.org, plus a regularly-updated selection of the latest medical news headlines. MedLibrary.org.
- Interactive PatientsVille www
Interactive site with detailed information on post-market drug site effects. PatientsVille.
- A Drug Identity Information, Inc. www
A subscription service which provides drug product identification based on a products size, Identity Information, Inc., shape, color, and imprint. Drug Identity Information, Inc..
- Provides Globalrph www
Provides drug information, Globalrph, intravenous drug dilution standards and online clinical dosing calculators for health care professionals. Globalrph.
- Provides MediGuard.org www
Provides a free drug safety report, MediGuard.org, checking medications for side effects, treatment duplication and drug interactions. Includes FAQ and team profiles. MediGuard.org.
- Site Lothian Joint Formulary www
Site provides guidance on first and second choice drugs for the Lothian, Joint Formulary, Scotland hospitals. It also contains prescribing notes, key messages on best practice, and guidance on appropriate and cost-effective prescribing. Lothian Joint Formulary.
- Source LegitScript www
Source of legitimate prescription drug information and offers verification and monitoring service of online pharmacies. LegitScript.
- Searchable RxList www
Searchable cross index of US prescription products providing links to full prescribing information as well as patient education material. RxList.
- A New Insights Into COX-2 Specific Inhibition for Pain and Arthritis Therapy www
A review of the topic, Insights Into COX-2 Specific Inhibition for Pain and Arthritis Therapy, intended for physicians. New Insights Into COX-2 Specific Inhibition for Pain and Arthritis Therapy.
- Information Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) www
Information for patients on this group of medications which have pain-relieving (analgesic) effects and reduce inflammation when used over a period of time. Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). NSAIDs include aspirin, ibuprofen, and diclofenac. Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs).
- Overview Summary of Antiepileptic Drugs www
Overview of anti-epileptic drugs divided into narrow-spectrum drugs and broad-spectrum drugs. Summary of Antiepileptic Drugs.
- Reuters Anti-epileptic drugs during pregnancy risky www
Reuters news article on the risks of anti-epileptic drugs during pregnancy. Anti-epileptic drugs during pregnancy risky.
- A Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Syndrome www
A personal story about Valium and the rebound effects upon discontinuation of benzodiadepines. Withdrawal Syndrome. Site also includes symptom lists and contact information. Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Syndrome.
- A The Anxiety Community - Medication www
A collection of articles and forums on anti-anxiety medications, Anxiety Community - Medication, arranged by drug name. Includes the year that specific brand names were approved by the US FDA, a glossary, and directory. The Anxiety Community - Medication.
- Descriptions MayoClinic: Medications And Immunotherapy For Asthma www
Descriptions of a variety of medications. MayoClinic: Medications And Immunotherapy For Asthma.
- Explanation GPnotebook www
Explanation of the types of asthma medications, GPnotebook, designed for clinical use. GPnotebook.
- John What the Heck is an Antibiotic? www
John C. the Heck is an Antibiotic?. Brown provides an expanded definition for antibiotics. What the Heck is an Antibiotic?.
- Consumer eMedicine Health - Antibiotics www
Consumer health resource center providing information on the types of antibiotics, Health - Antibiotics, treatment information, and common side effects. eMedicine Health - Antibiotics.
- A What Foods You Should Avoid on MAOIs www
A review of the dietary restrictions for patients receiving monoamine oxidase inhibitor therapy. What Foods You Should Avoid on MAOIs.
- Facts Psychology Information Online: Medication for Depression www
Facts and figures on a variety of categories of depression treatment medications. Psychology Information Online: Medication for Depression.
- Advice Numark Pharmacists www
Advice about diseases and conditions, Pharmacists, herbal remedies and homeopathy. Ask the pharmacist a question, shop online or just find your local Numark Pharmacist. Numark Pharmacists.
- Provides Argus Health Systems, Inc. www
Provides pharmacy information technology, Health Systems, Inc., value-added administration, and claims processing. Learn about Argus, its products, services, and career information. Argus Health Systems, Inc..
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