Micromedex Drug Information On the Go

Good news if you’re an iPhone, iPodTouch or iPad user. During the month of December only, you can download a free app from iTunes to access Micromedex monographs on your iPhone.  Drug Information is updated with new information each time it’s accessed and, since an internet connection isn’t required, access is available anytime from anywhere. 

Micromedex Drug Information contains concise information on popular RX and OTC drugs useful at point of care for physicians, nurses and student pharmacists.  It includes  4500+ search terms, covering:

  • generic names, including selected combination products
  • common trade names
  • therapeutic class
  • black box warnings
  • dosage, adult
  • dosage, pediatric
  • dose adjustments
  • indications (differentiated as “FDA labeled” and “non-FDA labeled”)
  • administration
  • monitoring
  • how supplied
  • contraindications
  • precautions
  • adverse effects (separated into “common” and “serious”)
  • drug interactions
  • pregnancy category
  • breast feeding
  •  mechanism of action
  • pharmacokinetics
  •  toxicology

This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad.  Just open iTunes and download the app.

Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later

  • Free
  • Updated: Nov 15, 2010
  • Current Version: 1.1.3
  • 8.8 MB
  • © Thomson Reuters 2010

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