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Pharmacy and Drug Resources
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Drug news, regulation, new approvals for the professional and consumer from the Food and Drug Administration.
Center Watch Clinical Trials Listing Service
Includes new approved drug therapies.
Includes information about ongoing and upcoming clinical trials.
Current medication information from the National Library of Medicine.
Non-commercial, evidence based Information about drug interactions, drug comparisons, treatments, news prepared by a panel of experts
Drug Information Sources
Extensive list of sites providing online drug information.
Drug database includes new drugs, interactions, pill identifier,FDA drug alerts.
Edmund's Home Page: Pharmacy Sites
Good list of links from Dr. Ed Hayes, Pharm.D., StonyBrook University Medical Center.
Common Prescription Abbreviations (EMC Paradigm Publishing)
A list of medical abbreviations commonly used on prescriptions.
Informed Drug Guide
Pharmacology, indications, adverse reactions and interactions, contraindications and cautions, risk groups, references for 99 common drugs.
Physician provided information on medications including FAQs, comparisons and other information for consumers. Accepts advertising.
PDR Net, RNweb and Drug Topics
Three web sites which include detailed drug information by the publisher of the Physician's Desk Reference: PDRNet is for full-time practicing MDs, DO's, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. RNweb is useful for nurses and other patient care providers and Drug Topics is aimed at pharmacists.
Dictionary of medical and pharmaceutical abbreviations and acronyms.
Mental Help Net
Drug information from a number of sites including MedicineNet, RxList and HealthTouch plus mental health medications.
Detailed drug information for both the professional and the patient.
Information on all aspects of the Pharmacy Technician field.
(Note: to use this resource from off-campus, you must log in)
Click on Table of Contents to view the list of available titles, including major drug references.
Standards, drug database, patient information, drug problem reporting form.