Complete Guide to Prescription & Non-prescription Drugs

Complete Guide to Prescription & Non-prescription Drugs

Book - 1992-
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Penguin Putnam
The classic guide to all major prescription and nonprescription drugs, featuring revised, up-to-date FDA information and an A–Z list of illnesses for easy reference. Includes coverage of dosage and length of time before a drug takes effect; side effects; special precautions; interactions with other food and drugs; standards for use by different age groups; and more.

Baker & Taylor
Features an easy-to-use chart format that provides quick access to data on more than 6,000 brand-name and 1,000 generic drugs, as well as a list of new drugs approved by the FDA and information on dosages, interactions, side effects and new FDA changes. Original.

Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 1992-
ISBN: 9780143131984
Branch Call Number: 615.1 GRIFF
Characteristics: xl, 1080 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Moore, Stephen W.
Notes: The purpose of this book is to give you information about the most widely used drugs (prescription and nonprescription). The information is derived from many authoritative sources and represents the consensus of many experts. Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy and completeness. However, because drug information is constantly changing, you should always talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns"--page iv Includes: Revised information on new FDA changes -- Easy-to-use chart format for quick access to data -- Information on potential interactions and side effects -- Warnings and vital data for safe use -- Features an A-to-Z list of conditions and the drugs most commonly used -- More than 6,000 brand names and 1,000 generic names.--Cover
Includes index


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