Clinical Pharmacology is a complete, easy-to-use, point-of-care drug information resource accepted by all Boards of Pharmacy as fulfilling the reference requirement. Contains valuable reports on drug use, comparisons, drug reactions, and adverse reactions. Patient education handouts are in English and Spanish. See Smart Phone resources below.
Lexi-Comp Online - Contains comprehensive drug information supplemented by specialized databases on pediatric and geriatric drugs, natural products, and drug-induced nutrition depletion. See Smart Phone resources below.
Micromedex 2.0 Healthcare Series - Contains full-text databases on chemical, pharmaceutical, and related biological substances used in clinical patient care, teratogenicity, toxicology, alternative medicine, pharmaceutical and patient information. RESTRICTIONS: For academic use only; not for clinical or commercial use at medical (clinic, hospital) or commercial (pharmacy, pharma) facilities. PCOM users are permitted to download summarized content to their PDA for use in clinical or commercial settings. However, while in a medical facility, they must utilize the facility's subscription or forego access if there is no current subscription. See Smart Phone resources below.
- Contains drug info from Gold Standard, drug news, and the latest FDA approvals. See Smart Phone resources below.
Facts & Comparisons - a complete library of drug information references: Drug Interaction Facts™, MedFacts patient information in English and Spanish, Review of Natural Products, A to Z Drug Facts™, Nonprescription Drug Therapy™, Off-Label Drug Facts, Clinical Calculators, Black Box Warnings, Pregnancy and Lactation Warnings, Investigational and Orphan Drugs,
Manufacturer Index, FDA Medwatch Links, and more.
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts - produced by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, IPA includes information from over 750 pharmaceutical, medical, and health-related journals published worldwide since 1970. It covers the entire spectrum of drug therapy and pharmaceutical information including current health-related drug literature.
Drug Information Portal (National Library of Medicine)
AIDSinfo - HIV - AIDS Information
ABX Guide - from Johns Hopkins University provides current information about using antibiotics for the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. Free registration required. PDA format available.
Antibiotic Utilization Guidelines-1997, Medical College of Wisconsin - intended to promote selective, cost effective use of antimicrobials, and to serve as Drug Use Evaluation criteria for antibiotic audits.
DrugDigest - a noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site.
Drugs in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding - from the Harbor UCLA Medical Center Ob/Gyn department, this guide ategorizes common drugs and drug classes by risk to pregnancy.
Electronic Orange Book - approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations.
FDA - news, drug approvals, recalls, laws, federal regulations, clinical trials information.
Hazardous Substances Data Bank - from the National Library of Medicine, focuses on the toxicology of potentially hazardous chemicals and contains information on human exposure, industrial hygiene, emergency handling procedures, environmental fate, regulatory requirements, and related areas. HSDB is organized into over 4,500 individual chemical records.
HerbMed - providing hyperlinked access to the scientific data underlying the use of herbs for health, this site is an "evidence-based information resource for professionals, researchers, and general public."
Household Products Database - from the National Institutes of Health, this database contains health and safety information on more than 2,000 ingredients in more than 4,000 common household products. It identifies products that pose health risks if they are ingested or inhaled, or if they come in contact with eyes and skin.
Lexi-Comp- New Drugs Reference Library - timely, concise, and unbiased drug information on medications recently approved by the FDA or those likely to be FDA approved within the next year.
MEDLINEplus Drug Information - this guide for consumers contains information on thousands of prescription and over-the-counter medications.
TOXNET - Toxicology Data Network National Library of Medicine site devoted to databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas.