Harriet K. and Philip Pumerantz Library

Lexi-Comp Online

Database URL: http://proxy.westernu.edu/login?url=http://online.lexi.com/

Description: Lexi-Comp Online provides point-of-care drug and clinical information. Lexi-Comp Online includes:


  • Lexi-Drugs – Lexi-Comp’s most comprehensive drug database.
  • Lexi-Drugs International – Covers select drugs available outside of the U.S.
  • Pediatric Lexi-Drugs – Specific pediatric drug information, including dosing and pharmacokinetics, to optimize the care of infants and children.
  • Geriatric Lexi-Drugs – Targeted content to address the specific needs of older adults.
  • Lexi-Natural Products – Reviews the most commonly used natural products and potential interactions.
  • Drug Induced Nutrient Depletion – Contains a comprehensive list of potential drug-induced nutrient depletions.
  • Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Exposure – Concise, yet comprehensive clinical approach to treatment of these exposures.
  • Pharmacogenomics Online – Information concerning key genetic variations that may influence drug disposition and/or response.
  • Infectious Diseases – Assists healthcare professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases.
  • Poisoning & Toxicology – Detailed toxicology information on drugs, chemicals, and environmental toxins.
  • Laboratory Tests – Current information concerning the background and context of laboratory tests.
  • Diagnostic Procedures – Detailed descriptions of diagnostic tests and procedures.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Diagnosis – Practical approaches that lead from symptoms to diagnosis through a series of logical steps.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Internal Medicine – Quick access to essential information covering diagnosis, treatment, and management of commonly-encountered patient problems in internal medicine.
  • Clinician’s Guide to Laboratory Medicine – Practical approaches that will walk you from abnormal lab test to diagnosis through a series of logical steps.

Clinical Applications:

  • Lexi-Interact – Review all interactions for a selected medication or enter a patient-specific regimen to analyze for potential interactions.
  • Lexi-Drug ID – Quickly identify unknown medications based on Imprint, Dosage Form, Shape, and Color.
  • Lexi-Pals & Pedi-Pals – Printable, customizable, take-home leaflets that can be provided to patients to explain more about their medications; available in 18 languages.

Access: Western University of Health Sciences authorized users only. Remote access via the proxy server available for currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff of Western University. Please read Lexi-Comps End User License agreement before use.

Provider: Lexi-Comp

Privacy Policy:

Will only disclose to unaffiliated third parties:

  • – To perform functions on Wolters Kluwer behalf
  • – When legally required to do so

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