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Author Griffith, H. Winter (Henry Winter), 1926-1993, author.

Title Complete guide to prescription & nonprescription drugs / by H. Winter Griffith, M.D. ; revised and updated by Stephen W. Moore, M.D.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Perigee, an imprint of Penguin Random House, LLC, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Reference  R 615.1 Gri    ---  Available
Edition 2016-2017 Perigee trade paperback edition.
Description xl, 1080 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
"A Perigee book."
"More than 6000 brand names and 1000 generic names."--cover.
Contents Drugs and you -- Guide to drug charts -- Checklist for safer drug use -- Compliance with Doctors' instructions -- Cough and cold medicines -- Pregnancy risk category information for drugs -- Pregnancy and taking drugs -- Buying prescription drugs online -- Guidelines for disposing of drugs -- Getting help from your pharmacist -- Cutting medicine costs -- Aging and taking medicines -- Information about substances of abuse -- Medical conditions and their commonly used drugs -- Drug charts (Alphabetized by drug generic name or drug class name) -- Generic and brand name directory -- Additional drug interactions -- Glossary -- Index (Generic names, brand names, and class names) -- Emergency guide for overdose victims -- Emergency guide for anaphylaxis victims.
Summary Revised and updated, this classic bestseller provides the necessary information about all the prescription and nonprescription drugs that the public has come to rely on. This reference covers 5,000 brand-name drugs and 700 generic drugs.
Subject Drugs.
Drugs, Nonprescription.
Drugs. (OCoLC)fst00898761
Drugs, Nonprescription. (OCoLC)fst00898990
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Moore, Stephen W., editor, author.
Cover Title Complete guide to prescription & nonprescription drugs 2016, 2017
Added Title Complete guide to prescription and nonprescription drugs
ISBN 9780399175732 (pbk.)
0399175733 (pbk.)

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