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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.


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

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.

Natural Standard

Evidence-based, peer-reviewed resource on complementary and alternative medicine, with monographs, flashcards and references; also features interaction checkers, continuing education, and news briefs.


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

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.