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Drug Information Resources

 

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 FACTS & COMPARISONS eANSWERS AND LEXI-COMP ARE MERGED.  THE SEARCH INTERFACE IS SIMILAR TO 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.

Lexi Comp LexiComp IS MERGED WITH AND RENAMED FACTS & COMPARISONS eANSWERS.

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.

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.

Subject Guide

Vicki Killion
Liaison areas: pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences, medicine
Contact:
Pharmacy, Nursing & Health Sciences Library
RHPH 272
765-494-1417