Pharmacy Services

Patient Information

  • CancerNet www.cancer.gov
    Consumer information on cancer drugs and research. Can search CancerLit, a database that indexes articles from the medical literature.
  • ConsumerMedSafety.org consumermedsafety.org
    Safe medication practices for consumers.
  • Costco.com www.costco.com > Pharmacy > Drug Info
    Patient information from Gold Standard Media are searchable from this site.
  • Food and Drug Administration Consumer Website. www.fda.gov/ForConsumers
    FDA's comprehensive consumer resource.
  • Food and Drug Administration 101: Human Gene Therapy. www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm103331.htm
    Provides basic information for consumers, including definition, mechanism, and potential uses of gene therapy.
  • DrugWatch.com www.drugwatch.com
    Drug news and product recalls are listed, along with links to health information and news. Suitable for patients and healthcare professionals. Funded primarily by patient advocacy groups.
  • DrugDigest from Express Scripts www.drugdigest.org
    Provides drug and disease state information for consumers.
  • DrugInfoNet www.druginfonet.com
    Official and patient package inserts and general health information
  • Healthfinder www.healthfinder.com
    From US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Healthtouch www.healthtouch.com/level1/menu.htm
    Search for basic information on hundreds of prescription medications
  • Healthy People 2010 www.health.gov/healthypeople/
    Provides preventative health information, forms and other resources to Americans.
  • Mayo Clinic Health Oasis www.mayohealth.org
    Current health news, information about specialty areas
  • MayoClinic.com www.mayoclinic.com
    Provides information on more than 8000 prescription and OTC medications from the Micromedex System. Health Information is also available.
  • MEDLINEplus Health Information www.medlineplus.gov
    Site links to patient drug category and health monographs, medical dictionaries, health professional directories and other resources such as organizations and health libraries.
  • National Council on Patient Information and Education www.talkaboutrx.org
    Links to timely guidelines, tips, and resources to help patients use their medications safely and appropriately.
  • OncoLink oncolink.upenn.edu
    The University of Pennsylvania provides information on cancers, treatment opitions, coping with cancer, and other resources. An ask the expert option is provided.
  • Organization of Teratology Services www.otispregnancy.org
    Provides links to studies, regional pregnancy risk phone lines, and fact sheets on medications and other conditions correlated with birth defects.
  • Quackwatch www.quackwatch.org
    This non-profit site provides information to combat health-related frauds, myths and fads related to products, health advice and advertising.
  • SafeMedication.com www.safemedication.com
    Provides easy-to-read information on over 700 drug products. Information is provided from ASHP resources.
  • WebMD Health www.webmd.com
    Multim Information Services provides documents for prescription and herbal medications. Drug news and product recalls are listed. Links to health information and news are provided.