The Pill BookBook - 2002
For two decades, millions of consumers have trustedThe Pill Bookto provide official, FDA-approved drug information plus guidelines from leading pharmacists. Each drug is profiled in a concise, readable, and easy-to-understand entry, makingThe Pill Bookthe perfect reference when you have questions about the medications your doctor prescribes. The consumer's guide to pills--more than 35 important new drugs approved for sale in 2002 and dozens of new brand names in this completely revised 10th edition The most up-to-date information about the 1,500 most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States :• Generic and brand-name listings that can help you save money • What the drug is for, and how it works • Usual dosages, and what to do if a dose is skipped • Side effects and possible adverse reactions, highlighted for quick reference • Interactions with other drugs and food • Overdose and addiction potential • Alcohol-free and sugar-free medications • Information for seniors, pregnant and breast-feeding women, children, and others with special needs • Cautions and warnings, and when to call your doctor PLUS 32 pages of actual-size color photographs of prescription pills.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Bantam Books, 2002.
Edition: 10th ed. --
Branch Call Number: 615.1 Pil 2002 as 33164001432637 NF 3995 NF cpy 1 AURORA
615.1 Pil 2002
615.1 Pil 2002
Characteristics: xiii, 1216 p., A-FF p. of plates : col. ill.