The NLM Drug Information Portal gives users a gateway to drug information from over 39.000 drugs from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and other key U.S. Government agencies.
DailyMed provides information about marketed drugs in US with a standard, comprehensive, up-to-date, look-up and download resource of medication content and labeling as found in medication package inserts. TIP: You can search “DailyMed” directly in our search bar.
The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy is one of the best-selling medical books of all times and its website has a vast database on drug information and drug interactions, provided by Lexi-comp.
WHO drug information provides an overview of relevant topics relating to drug development and regulation. Latest lists of proposed and recommended International Nonproprietary Names for Pharmaceutical Substances (INN) are also included.
Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed) is a peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider.
LiverTox is a joint effort of the Liver Disease Research Branch of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and the Division of Specialized Information Services of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health, US. It provides information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to medications, herbals and dietary supplements.
Pneumotox is provided by the Department of Pulmonary and Intensive Care from the Dijon University Hospital in France and is an aid to the diagnosis of drug-induced respiratory disease, providing complete information about all the possible known pulmonary manifestations of medications.
The Geneva Foundation is an amazingly well organized directory of links organized by diseases and conditions mostly on gynecology and obstetrics. There is also an excellent link directory on free medical journals in all specialties, including Pharmacology and Pharmacy journals.
This World Health Organization (WHO) search portal provides access to a central database with information about ongoing clinical trials from the main clinical trials registry organizations.
The European Union Clinical Trials Register allows you to search for ongoing interventional clinical trials in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA).
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Medication Safety Program is a collection of campaigns, initiatives and education resources to reduce the risk of harm from medicines.
Drug Safety Update (U.K.) is the monthly electronic bulletin from the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and Commission on Human Medicines and brings the latest information and advice to support the safer use of medicines.
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) is a nonprofit organization devoted to medication error prevention and safe medication use. It provides a series of tools and resources on the topic.
The Therapeutics Initiative (TI) is an independent organization from the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics in cooperation with the Department of Family Practice at The University of British Columbia, in Canada. Its mission is to provide physicians and pharmacists with up-to-date, evidence-based, practical information on prescription drug therapy.