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Special thanks to Vicki Kee and Vern Duba at College of Pharmacy for suggesting many of the resources on this page.
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- Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR)
- Drug Equivalency Resources
- Drug Interaction
- Drug Pricing
- Infectious Diseases
- Laboratory Data
- Medication Safety
- Natural Products
- Nuclear Pharmacy
- Pediatric Drug Information
- Poisoning/Toxicology Drug Information
- Pregnancy and Lactation
- Veterinary Drug Information
Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR)
Drug Equivalency Resources
FDA Orange Book
The Food & Drug Administration's Electronic Orange Book with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations enables searching of the approved drug list by active ingredient, proprietary name, applicant holder or applicant number.
FDA Purple Book
Lists of Licensed Biological Products with Reference Product Exclusivity and Biosimilarity or Interchangeability Evaluations. There are separate lists for those biological products regulated by the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) will be updated periodically.
Click the "Drug Interaction" link at the upper left corner of the screen.
The Natural Medicines Interactions Checker
A tool available via Natural Medicines that allows users to look up interactions between dietary supplements and prescription or over-the-counter drugs.
This link takes you directly to the Drug Interactions interface in UpToDate, which is provided by Lexi-Comp. If you are on UpToDate homepage and click the "Drug Interactions" link right below the search box.
Johns Hopkins ABX Guide
The Johns Hopkins ABX Guide features up-to-date, authoritative, evidenced-based information on the treatment of infectious diseases to help you make decisions at the point of care. The guide breaks down details of diagnosis; drug indications, dosing, pharmacokinetics, side effects and interactions; pathogens; management; and vaccines into easily accessible, frequently-updated, quick-read entries. (uCentral is the Unbound Medicine portal to the John Hopkins ABX guide, pre-selected MEDLINE content, and links to uCentral downloads and tools including a mobile app.)
Micromedex has a component called AltMedDex. After conducting a search using a natural product name, slect the AltMedDex monograph.
PubMed Dietary Supplement Subset
Previously Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS), this database is now a subset of PubMed. It is essentially a "limit" on the PubMed database that allows users to limit the 20 million+ citations in PubMed to those that are dietary supplement-related (just over 400,000 at this time).
Fundamentals of Nuclear Pharmacy by Established as a classic text on nuclear chemistry and pharmacy, Fundamentals of Nuclear Pharmacy has been thoroughly revised with new information added covering innovations in imaging technology and clinical applications in the field. The Sixth Edition also eliminates outdated information from previous editions on radiopharmaceuticals now discontinued from the market. Dr. Gopal B. Saha's books have continually been praised for their clarity and accuracy while setting new standards for making complex theoretical concepts readily understandable to the reader. Like past editions, this book is intended to be used as a textbook on nuclear chemistry and pharmacy for nuclear medicine residents and students and as a reference book for nuclear medicine physicians and radiologists. New sections in the Sixth Edition include: * PET/CT and SPECT/CT * Digital Imaging * Exploratory IND * Nanoparticle Imaging * Treatment of liver cancer with 90Y-TheraSpheres and 90Y-SIR-Spheres * Treatment of Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with 131I-Bexxar
Call Number: Ebook via Springer
Publication Date: 2010-11-01
Radiopharmaceuticals in Nuclear Pharmacy and Nuclear Medicine by A reference for nuclear pharmacy practitioners, nuclear medicine technologists, and nuclear medicine physicians. It covers radioactive decay, radiation detection and measurement, radiation protection and risk, radiation safety, radiation biology, licensing and regulatory controls, radionuclide production, and radiopharmaceutical chemistry.
Call Number: RC78.7.R4 K69 2004
Publication Date: 2004-09-28
Pediatric Drug Information
Poisoning/Toxicology Drug Information
POISINDEX® via Micromedex
Click Other Tooks and then Tox & Drug Product Lookup on the top of the screen.
A free resources from NIH covering chemicals and drugs, diseases and the environment, environmental health, occupational safety and health, poisoning, risk assessment and regulations, and toxicology.
Pregnancy and Lactation
Lactation Database (LactMed)
LactMed is a peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Information includes the drugs potential effects on infants and lactation.
Veterinary Drug Information
PubMed also covers literature on veterinary science. To limit your search to the PubMed Veterinary Science subset, click on Topic-Specific Queries on PubMed homepage and click on the Veterinary Science filter listed toward the bottom of the page.
Use the navigation panel on the left of USP-NF Online homepage to to go to General Chapters: <1151> PHARMACEUTICAL DOSAGE FORMS & General Chapters: <1152> ANIMAL DRUGS FOR USE IN ANIMAL FEED