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Drug Information Resources

Drug Resources

Drug descriptions, pharmacokinetics, indications, adverse reactions, dosages, interactions, costs, patient information, and more.

AccessMedicine: Drug Monographs

An integrated drug database containing drug monographs, indications, dosages, contraindications, costs, and patient handouts in English and Spanish.

DynaMed

An evidence-based point-of-care tool that includes in-depth medical topic summaries, calculators, comprehensive drug information, ICD-9/ICD-10 and CPT codes, and linked references to the medical literature. Includes integrated patient information.
More information: Dynamed Basic Searching Tutorial
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

Epocrates Online

Disease and drug reference has drug monographs, costs, pill ID and interaction tools, calculators, patient handouts (English & Spanish), and more. Includes OTC and alternative meds.
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

Facts & Comparisons eAnswers

Extensive drug and alternative medicine resource has dosages, interactions, warnings, costs, calculators, pill identifier, and patient education in English and Spanish.
More information: Facts & Comparisons Training Videos contain instructions for finding drug information.
More information: Quick Start Guide [.pdf] gives help on searching and using the drug interactions and identifier tools,

Johns Hopkins ABX Guide

(E-Book)
John G. Bartlett
A comprehensive web and mobile resource for current, authoritative information on infectious diseases, drugs, and pathogens. Updated monthly, from uCentral.
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

Medical Letter

Weekly online newsletter publishes critical appraisals of new prescription drugs and comparative reviews of previously approved drugs.
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

Evidence-based resource focuses on non-prescription drugs: dosages, pharmacological actions, adverse reactions, side effects, safety, interactions; effectiveness, patient handouts, references.
More information: Search Options page at Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

PEPID

Covers pediatric and adult clinical rotations with disease diagnostics and treatment information, lab values, an extensive drug database (including herbals), ICD and CPT codes, and a medical dictionary.
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.

Prescriber's Letter

(E-Journal)
Short concise updates and advice keep prescribers up to date on new developments in drug therapy.

Shots On-Line at STFM

Schedules for adult, childhood, medical and catch-up immunizations are provided with links to information about each, including high-risk indications, adverse reactions, contraindications, and administration information.
Mobile Also available as a mobile resource.