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Drug information resources

Drug Information Resources

AHFS Drug Information - the most comprehensive compilation of drug monographs; available through LexiComp.

Detailed Drug Information for the Consumer - patient-oriented drug information to help patients understand and successfully follow their drug regimens

Drug Points System - evidence-based information to help healthcare professionals prescribe, administer and monitor drugs safely and efficiently. Contains more than 1,400 concise, unbiased, synopses on drugs.

Facts and Comparisons eAnswers THE SEARCH INTERFACE IS NOW THE SAME AS THE LEXI-COMP INTERFACE. 

A database of monographs on prescription and nonprescriptions drugs and natural products.  Includes tools to help identify drugs and check for interactions, interactive dosing tools and calculators, and various helpful references (“Do not crush / chew,” “Look alike / sound alike,” “Orphan drugs,” etc.)

Remote access to Facts and Comparisons eAnswers - Use your Purdue career account to log in.

LexiComp Online - A collection of databases and tools providing point-of-care drug information and clinical content.  Includes access to AHFS Drug Information.

Micromedex - A collection of databases with summaries and detailed monographs on drugs, alternative medicine, toxicology, and reproductive risks.  Includes tools for drug interactions, IV compatibility, drug identification, drug comparison and calculators. 

      Remote access to Micromedex - Use your Purdue career account to log in.

Backup Micromedex link - We have been experiencing intermittent issues with Micromedex. If you get a security warning with the above links, please try this one.

USP-NF  -  The United States Pharmacopeia and The National Formulary (USP–NF) is a book of public pharmacopeial standards. It contains standards for chemical and biological drug substances, dosage forms, and compounded preparations, excipients, medical devices, and dietary supplements.

Librarian

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Jason Reed
Contact:
Library of Engineering and Science
Wilmeth Active Learning Center (WALC), 3053T
765-494-9813

Library of Engineering & Science Hours of Operation

Library of Engineering & Science

Reference Desk (765) 494-0831

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday

8:00am - 11:00pm

Friday

8:00am - 11:00pm

Saturday

11:00am - 11:00pm

Sunday

11:00am - 11:00pm

Standard Hours of Operation (extended hours are offered around finals week, reduced hours or closings may occur during Purdue break periods).

Library of Engineering & Science Map

WALC Map

The Library of Engineering & Science (LOES) is located in the Wilmeth Active Learning Center, 2nd floor.