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Title:
Complete guide to prescription & non-prescription drugs
Author:
Griffith, H. Winter (Henry Winter), 1926-1993.
Edition:
Ed. 2000.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Berkley Pub. Group, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xxiii, 1078 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
A Perigee book.

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399525414
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

The latest edition of the bestselling reference book by one of America's most trusted family physicians gives you the information you need and can depend on, Includes new FDA-Approved drugs, plus: -- Easy-to-use chart format for quick access to data -- How to avoid dangerous interactions -- Information on side effects -- Over 5,000 brand names -- Over 700 generic names


Author Notes

The late Dr. H. Winter Griffith spent more than 30 years in private practice, university teaching, and hospital administration and wrote many books, including Complete Guide to Prescription and Nonprescription Drugs ; Complete Guide toPediatric Symptoms, Illness & Medications ; Complete Guide to Sports Injuries ; and Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness & Surgery for People Over 50 .


Table of Contents

Emergency Guide for Anaphylaxis Victims
Drugs and Youp. iv
Guide to Drug Chartsp. vi
Information about Substances of Abusep. xv
Checklist for Safer Drug Usep. xix
Compliance with Doctors' Recommendationsp. xxi
Cough and Cold Medicinesp. xxii
Pregnancy Risk Category Informationp. xxiii
Drug Charts (Alphabetized by generic drug name or drug class name)p. 1
Generic and Brand Name Directoryp. 860
Additional Drug Interactionsp. 896
Glossaryp. 938
Index (Generic names, brand names and class names)p. 957
Emergency Guide for Overdose Victims
Emergency Telephone Numbers