Harriet K. and Philip Pumerantz Library

Micromedex Healthcare Series

Important Note: The Micromedex products are intended solely for the purpose of Western University authorized users who are trained or training in the fields for which the product is being utilized. The products are not to be used for clinical purposes or emergency response purposes.


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Access: Western University of Health Sciences authorized users only.

Provider: Thomson Micromedex



Drug Resources

  • DRUGDEX – Comprehensive drug details.
  • DRUG-REAX – Check for drug interactions.
  • IDENTIDEX – Identify loose tablets and capsules.
  • IV INDEX – Verify IV compatibility.
  • Index Nominum – International Drugs.
  • Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference – Drug information from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
  • PDR – Facts on FDA-approved drugs.
  • POISINDEX – Identify and manage drug overdoses and toxicologic exposures.
  • REPRORISK – Evaluate human reproductive risks of drugs.
  • USP DI – Labeled and off-label drug uses.

Critical Emergency, Acute Care, and Disease Data

  • DISEASEDEX Emergency Medicine – Quick guidance for emergency care.
  • DISESEDEX General Medicine – Look up the best treatment practices.
  • TOMES – Evaluate hazard exposures.
  • VisualDx – Visually pinpoint diseases.
  • Lab Advisor – Monitor drug and therapeutic levels for labs.
  • Alternative Medicine Information
  • AltMedDex – Herbals, supplements, and alternative therapies.
  • AltMedDex Protocols – Blend conventional and alternative medicines.
  • International guidance on herbals – Herbal Medicines from the Royal Pharmaceutical Press.