The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs [NOOK Book]

Overview

Based on the Physicians' Desk Reference, the most highly trusted drug information references for more than 66 years, The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs is an A to Z listing of more than 1,000 brand-name and generic drugs, all based on FDA-approved information. The guide answers frequently asked questions such as: Why was this drug prescribed for me? What are the benefits and risks of taking this drug? Are there any side effects I should watch for? What questions should I...
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The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs

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Overview

Based on the Physicians' Desk Reference, the most highly trusted drug information references for more than 66 years, The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs is an A to Z listing of more than 1,000 brand-name and generic drugs, all based on FDA-approved information. The guide answers frequently asked questions such as: Why was this drug prescribed for me? What are the benefits and risks of taking this drug? Are there any side effects I should watch for? What questions should I ask my doctor about this prescription?

"...written for the layperson, this guide covers side effects, drug interactions, dosages--all in everyday English ...referenced alphabetically...features a revised 'Disease & Disorder Index'...also provides poison-control information."

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Brief, lucid entries on major drugs and their side effects.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781563638183
  • Publisher: PDR Network
  • Publication date: 1/1/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Tenth Edition
  • Pages: 1300
  • Sales rank: 325,121
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

PDR is located in Montvale, NJ.
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Table of Contents

Contributors and Consultants ix
Foreword xiii
How to Use This Book xv
Orug Identification Guide
Orug Profiles 1
Disease & Disorder Index 1647
Appendix 1 Safe Medication Use 1677
Appendix 2 Poison Control Centers 1679
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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 11, 2014

    An eBook PDR is not the way to go; there is no search window for

    An eBook PDR is not the way to go; there is no search window for you to look up a specific drug by name , so you have to guess what page to "go to" and then page up or down to find the drug you are looking for. I would get a hard copy PDR instead.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 30, 2013

    inferior shipping

    This arrived on a rainy day only in a cardboard wrapper which got totally soaked and ruined the paperback inside. Will NEVER order a delivered item from B&N again.

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