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Pharmacology and Drug Information

This guide will assist you in finding drug monographs as well as information related to dosage calculation and pharmacology for nurses, paramed and allied health studies.


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This guide will assist you in finding drug monographs as well as resources related to dosage calculation and pharmacology for nurses and other allied health fields. Here you will find information about a variety of information sources available through the library

Don’t forget to check out the related guides for similar topics and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact me.

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Use the following keywords to get started searching this subject area:

  • Absorption
  • Actions
  • Administration
  • Adverse effects
  • Adverse reactions
  • Apothecary systems of measurement
  • Brand Name
  • Clinical pharmacology
  • Composition
  • Contraindications
  • Dimensional analysis
  • Distribution
  • Dosage 
  • Dosage form
  • Dosage handbook
  • Drug calculations
  • Drug handbook
  • Drug interactions
  • Drug therapy
  • Drugs and breastfeeding
  • Drugs and food
  • Drugs and Grapefruit
  • Drugs and pregnancy
  • Elimination
  • Formula method
  • Generic 
  • Immunization
  • Indications and Clinical use
  • Intravenous infusion and infusion rates
  • Intravenous medications
  • Manufacturer
  • Medication labels
  • Metric and household systems of measurement
  • Narcotics
  • Nonmedicinal ingredients
  • Nursing – mathematics
  • Oral medications
  • Over the counter (OTC)
  • Overdosage
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Product monograph
  • Ratio and proportion method
  • Route
  • Side effects
  • Solutions
  • Stability
  • Storage 
  • Trade name
  • Warnings and precautions