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Free National Library of Medicine Resources
- DailyMed– Contains over 84,000 drug listings submitted to the FDA. This is the same information attached to the back of some prescription bottles. Quickly look up side effects, interactions, etc.
- PillBox – Do you keep a stash of allergy/pain/other Over-the-counter pills in a little container and often forget what they are? PillBox can help with that! You can search by imprint, shape, color, size, score, etc. (without knowing the name or product #) and PillBox will help you identify what the pill is. This resource is till in beta mode, so not all records have images attached.
- LactMed – Useful for those breastfeeding and/or pregnant who have questions about taking medications and whether they will harm their children.