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Clinical Pharmacology powered by ClinicalKey
Clinical Pharmacology provides up-to-date, peer reviewed, clinically-relevant information on all U.S. drugs, as well as off-label uses and dosages, herbal supplements, nutritional and over-the-counter products, and new and investigational drugs.
Facts & Comparisons 4.0
For more than sixty years, Facts and Comparisons has been the professionals' source for drug information. Includes many standard drug information reference texts, black box warnings, medication guides, a manufacturer index, and much more.
Clinical Reference Library integrates industry leading clinical databases, drug interactions, and drug images.
Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
"The Medical Letter, Inc. is committed to providing objective, practical, and timely information on drugs and treatments of common diseases to help our readers make the best decisions for their patients—without the influence of the pharmaceutical industry."
Micromedex Healthcare Series
Full text from the compilation of databases including Poisondex, Drugdex, Emerindex, Identidex, etc. covering drug information, drug therapy, and toxicology.
Mobile app available: create a PL Login through the BU authenticated link first Pharmacist's Letter is a clinical resource tailored for pharmacists, covering new developments in drug therapy, medication recommendations, trends in pharmacy practice and a library of Continuing Education resources.
List of current labeling of drugs (with packaging inserts).
Natural Products & Complimentary Therapy
Natural Medicines, formerly Natural Standard and Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database, is a resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies.
5 Minute Clinical Consult
5 Minute ClinicalConsult is a fully integrated online resource to help guide primary care professionals and clinical students in daily decision support, used to obtain the most likely diagnosis, treatment, and management for thousands of diseases.
DynaMed Plus is a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at the point-of-care. DynaMed editors monitor the content of over 500 medical journals on a daily basis. Each article is evaluated for clinical relevance and scientific validity. The new evidence is then integrated with existing content, and overall conclusions are changed as appropriate, representing a synthesis of the best available evidence.
NOTE: After signing in via this link, users may create a personal login to access content anywhere, but they must re-verify the personal account every 90 days. UpToDate is a comprehensive, evidence-based clinical information on the topics of Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Family Medicine, and Pediatrics.
ClinicalKey is a database designed for medical professionals. It provides full-text articles from Elsevier’s collection, as well as access to images, videos, and books.
Sanford Guide Web Edition
Sanford Guide has been a leader in point-of-care recommendations for the treatment of infectious diseases.
AccessPharmacy an online resource that allows users to explore pharmacy references, search curriculum topics, and research
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.
Article citations, often with abstracts, from more than 4,000 national and international periodicals, books and dissertations in medicine, nursing, dentistry, and related topics; online equivalent to Index Medicus.
List of current labeling of drugs (with package inserts).
Drug Information Portal
Provides general drug information and links to other reputable sites.
Drugs, Herbs, and Supplements
Information on dietary supplements and herbal remedies.
Provides drug informaiton, intravenous drug dilution standards and online chemical dosing calculators for health care professionals.
Resource to compare prices and find coupons for prescriptions.
Data on the effects of medications used by breastfeeding women.
Information on drugs, diseases, and supplements intended for consumers.
NLM Drug Information Links
One of the more comprehensive lists of drug information resources for professionals and public.
Identification of unknown pharmeceuticals.
PubChem is the world's largest collection of freely accessible chemical information. Search chemicals by name, molecular formula, structure, and other identifiers. Find chemical and physical properties, biological activities, safety and toxicity information, patents, literature citations and more.
Online drug index for prescription drugs, organized in A-Z list.
A comprehensive list of web resources can be found at the COPHS Electronic Reference Guide.
The Digital Apothecary
A space for pharmacists to learn about recent technological innovations and their impact on pharmacy.
Butler University Libraries has created an information guide with trustworthy sources of information regarding COVID-19. We will continue to monitor information sources for this virus and update the information guide as appropriate.
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Full COPHS Citation Guide
Butler University's official style guide for the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Many of the examples & explanations on this site come from the COPHS guide, so refer to this PDF for more information.