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Miscellaneous Pharmacy sites on the net

  • Access to Affordable Medicine - Provides you with the latest information on generic drugs and the efforts to bring these drugs to the marketplace.
  • Active Drug Information Finder - The online pharmacy reference for prescription drugs and the drug information, interaction, testing, and abuse information finder.
  • Active Drug Information Finder - The online pharmacy reference for prescription drugs and the drug information, interaction, testing, and abuse information finder.
  • Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR -  1997 CERCLA Priority List of Hazardous Substances which are determined to pose the most significant potential threat to human health due to their known or suspected toxicity and potential for human exposure.
  • Allexperts Pharmacy & Drug Q&A - Professional pharmacists and others answer your questions about drugs and medicine for free.
  • ALtruis Biomedical Network - Collection of websites focusing on quality information in healthcare and biomedical research.
  • Antibiotic Guide - This guide from Johns Hopkins University provides current information about using antibiotics for the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. Although the primary audience is physicians, lay users will also find it useful. Free registration is required.
  • Antibiotics - Contains information about why your doctor prescribes antibiotics for you.
  • Anti-Cancer Vaccine for Different Tumors and Cancer Treatment - Today, the anti-cancer vaccines are successfully used for the prophylaxis and treatment of malignant and benign tumors.
  • Antidepressant Drug Database - Prescribing information for anti-depressant drugs arranged alphabetically by brand name.
  • Arthritis Drugs Database - Database of commonly prescribed drugs for arthritis arranged alphabetically by brand name; database components include: prescribing information, patient information, automatic medline search.
  • Ask A Pharmacist - A pharmacist emails answers to questions about medicines, drug interactions, new drugs, foreign drug equivalents - chat by appointment.
  • Avoiding the Hazards of Medical Gases FDA Consumer magazine feature article on medical gases, the most frequently administered drugs in the U.S.
  • Before You Buy Learn how to save money on your children's prescription medications, including using generics, splitting pills, using a prescription drug benefit program, comparing prices and getting a three month supply.
  • British National Formulary Compiled with the advice of clinical experts this essential reference provides up-to-date guidance on prescribing, dispensing and administering medicines.
  • CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service Designed to be a resource for both patients and research professionals, this site contains a variety of information related to clinical trials.
  • Clinical Pharmacology 2000 Electronic drug reference and drug therapy management site. Requires registration.
  • Concordance Aims to stimulate research and debate about concordance. Promote patient involvement in medicine taking and decisions about healthcare.
  • Corey Nahman.com Links to pharmaceutical information and drugs databases, for professionals and consumers.
  • Cyberceutics Educational information for health care provides emphasizing medication treatments for various disease states.
  • Cyto-Pharma -Offers company, VitaminB17, amygdalin, and Cyprenil information. A Cancer Cure with alternative medicine. Includes contact details for pricing.
  • Drug Doses of Commonly Prescribed Medications -Virtual Hospital: University of Iowa Family Practice Handbook, 3rd Edition.
  • Drug InfoNet - Drug Information An index of product information provided by manufacturers on drugs applicable to the U.S. and approved by the U.S. FDA.
  • Drug Information Search Site for Pharmacists Starting place for health care professionals to search the net for drug information.
  • Drug Information Official package insert information and patient package inserts, both available by brand name, generic name, manufacturer and therapeutic class, for health professionals , consumers and patients. Drug InfoNet.
  • Drug Interactions - Personal Health Zone Information on potential interactions between prescription drugs and herbs, vitamins and supplements - includes side effects and warnings, interactions and references.
  • Drug Overdose Information from Fasthealth.com, including guidance on first aid.
  • DrugDigest - Consumer Information Includes details about trade name and generic prescriptions, vitamins, herbs, supplements, over-the-counter medications, drug safety and side effects, health conditions and treatment tips, medication interactions and other pharmaceutical-related topics.
  • Drugs Information - Consultants, drug information, medical research, pharmaceuticals and medical products supplies.
  • Drugs Information for Effective Healthcare A comprehensive drug information site from the UK. It contains pharmacy, medical and drug related publications, news and current awareness.
  • Drugs.com Online drug information in an easy to search A to Z format. Includes information about clinical trials, latest news, drug interactions, a pill identifier, FAQs and contact details.
  • DrugTrain.com Delivering helpful, important information about your prescription medications. 100% pharmacist designed, researched, and written.
  • Electronic Medicines Compendium This site provides the UK approved information sheets for prescription medicines. It is the up-to-date, official and comprehensive source of information about medicines prescribed in the UK.
  • Erowid Psychoactive Vaults Library of information about psychoactive plants and drugs.
  • Extant Clinic for Evaluation of Adverse Events from Medications -Includes information about the services, medical staff, a list of medications causing effects, patient resources and related links.
  • Farmamondo.com - Provides pharmaceutical information to Health professionals but can be of interest to the public as well. It provides instant information on some of the most innovative recently released international medicines, the moment they are put on the market anywhere in the world, and makes possible their immediate distribution.
  • FYI Pharmacist.com Contains health and drug information. Ask a pharmacist questions, get a video consult on top name prescriptions drugs and shop for over-the-counter vitamins and herbal products.
  • German Pharmaceutical Database Includes German, European and international drug databases and drug related information.
  • HealthLink MCW Offers a question and answer about the pharmaceutical companies sponsorship of drug studies. It questions whether information presented is compromised by a profit motive.
  • HealthSquare HealthSquare provides access to high quality drug, disease and wellness information written by healthcare professionals specifically for the layperson. The site contains the complete PDR Family Guide to prescription drugs, as well as the Guide to Women's Health and the Encyclopedia of Medical Care. Together these resources provide in depth coverage all the healthcare issues confronting women and their families today.
  • Healthtouch Find information about more than 7,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications, including common uses of a drug, the proper ways to use the medicine, possible side effects, and other helpful information.
  • Keep Kids Healthy: Children's Medicine Cabinet - A guide to using medications safely in children, including a description of common ingredients, lists of new medications and treatments and dosages for common over the counter medicines.
  • KidsMeds Providing pediatric drug information to parents about children's medications; Parents can submit a question to the Pediatric Pharmacist and receive a detailed answer within 24 hours.
  • King Guide to Parenteral Admixtures IV drug compatibility and stability reference. Updated quarterly in print, CD-ROM, HTML & Palm OS formats.
  • Lifeclinic.com On-line drug checker: information on prescription and over-the-counter drugs and herbal medications. Resource for information about prevalent health conditions.
  • Mayo Clinic Drug Information USP database of information for over 8,000 prescription and over the counter drugs. Includes medication directions and drug side effects, reference articles on drug and medicine uses and the latest medications and pharmaceutical research.
  • Medicine Net: All about Medication - An easy-to-follow format to help consumers choose which medications to take for specific conditions that are most appropriate for their needs.
  • Mental Health Medications Index - Profiles of medications prescribed for mental disorders.
  • MJ Powers & Co Publishers / Drug Alerts Publications - The official home page of "Psychiatry Drug Alerts", "Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Alerts", "Primary Care Drug Alerts" and "Nurses' Drug Alert". Each newsletter deals with the safety and efficacy of drugs and therapies in that particular discipline.
  • Mosby's GenRx - Complete guide to prescribing information on generic and brand name drugs. For complete unbiased drug facts, turn to Mosby's GenRx which is avilable as a book, CD-ROM, or internet subscription.
  • NADH Price Comparisons - Purpose: NADH-priceinfo.com is a consumer guide for Enada NADH. Enada NADH offers potential relief for those suffering from chronic conditions such as Parkinson's Disease, Alzheimer's Disease, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. This site offers price comparisons and links to sites that sell NADH.
  • Natural Hormone Replacement - NHRT resources, information, author's personal experience.
  • NCPA: Medication and Side Effects This article, written by Glenn Brynes, M.D., explains why medications can cause both beneficial and unwanted effects.
  • Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) Easy to understand information for patients on non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), medications which, as well as having pain-relieving (analgesic) effects, reduce inflammation when used over a period of time. NSAIDs include aspirin, ibuprofen, and diclofenac.
  • Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Information from Novo Nordisk for haemophilia patients.
  • PDR's Getting Well Network Use this site to learn more about detecting, preventing, and treating a variety of medical conditions.
  • Pharmweb Serving the Patient and Health Professional
  • PillTruth.com -  Want to know the truth about how your birth control pill works? Do you know your pill causes abortion?
  • Psychiatric Medications Patient Information -This page contains patient instructions for the use of medications, prescribed to treat various psychiatric conditions.
  • RxFactStat Information on new FDA approvals, patient and prescribing information.
  • RxList - The Internet Drug Index The most complete searchable cross index of US prescription products anywhere. Links to full prescribing information as well as patient education material for the most popular products.
  • RXmed Prescribing information for physicians, patient handouts on over 400 illnesses and health resource links.
  • SeniorScrips - Prescription Drug Co-Op for Seniors Non-profit prescription drug co-op for Seniors. Partially pays high cost of prescription drugs. Substantial savings for members on generic and single-source brand name drugs. No health questions.
  • Sleeping-Pills.net Information about insomnia and sleeping pills. Part of the ALtruis Biomedical Network.
  • Spears & MacLeod Pharmasave Medical Links Providing an easy to search medical information index.
  • Stockley Drug Interactions Drug Interactions by Ivan Stockley is the worlds most detailed and extensive international reference book on drug interactions. Covering prescription drug interaction it is available on the Virtual Health Network.
  • The Consulting Pharmacist 2000 A site where all your medication and pharmacological questions can be answered. Reference materials and health care products available.
  • The Drug Safety Problem Tells what you need to know about every prescription drug you are take. Shows how the drug safety system does and does not protect you from adverse effects.
  • The Parkinson List Drug Database Index Comprehensive and easy-to-understand patient information from this collection of 140 drug definitions. Consumer factsheet provides drug description, explains the medicine's mechanism of action, and lists side effects and drug interactions including relative risk of using with Parkinson's medications.
  • VirtualMedicalgroup.com Internet site for patient-physician interaction.
  • Your Personal Pharmacist Registered Pharmacist provides individualized answers to medication questions for the consumer by telephone or e-mail, in easy to understand language.