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Drug Information

About Herbs, Botanicals and Other Products
Provides evidence-based information about herbs, botanicals, supplements and more. Produced by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
(National Library of Medicine)
Covers information about currently marketed drugs. Contains the most recent drug labeling information from the Food and Drug Administration. Full text. Available from your MUSC Library through the National Library of Medicine. NLM regularly uploads this information from the FDA.
Dietary Supplements Labels Database
(National Library of Medicine)
Covers ingredients information for over 2000 brands of dietary supplements. Full text. Available from your MUSC Library through the National Library of Medicine.
Drug Approvals and Databases (FDA)
Provides a list of drug approvals; updated weekly. Databases include: Adverse Event Reporting System (AERS), Bioresearch Monitoring Information System (BMIS), Clinical Investigator Inspection List (C:IIL), Dissolution Methods Database, Drug Establishments Current Registration Site and National Drug Code Directory.
Drug Identifier from MUSCHealth
(MUSC Drug Information)
Allows one to search for drugs by a specific color, shape, and/or marking. A picture of drugs meeting the criteria are displayed.
Drug Information Portal
(National Library of Medicine)
Covers over 12,000 drugs from clinical trials through the marketplace. Mostly full text. Provided by the National Library of Medicine.
Drug Shortages
Drugs @ FDA
(U.S. Food and Drug Administration)
Covers official information about FDA approved brand name and generic drugs and therapeutic biological products including prescription and over-the-counter human drugs and therapeutic biologicals currently approved for sale in the United States, discontinued drugs and "Chemical Type 6" approvals. Contains most of the drug products approved since 1939. Provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Electronic Orange Book: Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Eqivalence Evaluations
HerbMed® is an interactive, electronic herbal database. It provides hyperlinked access to the scientific data underlying the use of herbs for health. It is an impartial, evidence-based information resource developed by the nonprofit Alternative Medicine Foundation, Inc. The public site provides access to 20 of the most popular herbs.
Covers drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Full text. Available from the National Library of Medicine via TOXNET.
MedlinePlus: Herbs and Supplements
from MEDLINE Plus,consists of MedMaster™ from the American Society of Health-system Pharmacists and a subset of the Natural Standard Herbs and Supplements.
This site provides information about patient assistance programs which provide no cost prescription medications to eligible participants. Includes an extensive list of drugs and programs.®
This site provides drug information derived from the PDR. Health care professionals must register to get the most extensive information.
PubMed Dietary Supplement Subset
"ODS and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) partnered to create this Dietary Supplement Subset of NLM's PubMed. PubMed provides access to citations from the MEDLINE database and additional life science journals. It also includes links to many full-text articles at journal Web sites and other related Web resources....The PubMed Dietary Supplement Subset succeeds the International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) database." From the website.
RxList, the internet drug index