The Pharmacy Practice Handbook of Medication Facts

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CRC Press, Jan 5, 2000 - Medical - 783 pages
Because of the rapidly increasing number of marketed pharmacologic agents, professionals are finding it increasingly difficult to provide colleagues and patients with the types of patient-oriented information they need. You need a handbook with the essential data in one, easy to reference format. Good news - The Pharmacy Practice Handbook of Medication Facts is the answer, THE one source for medication facts.

The handbook provides the latest information about prescription medications, including counseling, in a clear, concise and easily portable form. For quick reference, the information is presented in a tabular format that includes: generic/trade names, usual adult dosages, contraindications, major adverse effects and more. The appendices provide additional information, including text/graphics suitable for patient counseling sessions. The Pharmacy Practice Handbook of Medication Facts is an invaluable source for everyone in the health care profession, including pharmacy students, pharmacists, physicians and physician assistants.
 

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Contents

Alpha1 Blockers
16
Miscellaneous Antihypertensive Agents
29
Beta Adrenergic Blocking Agents
55
Nitrates 78
78
Digitalis Glycosides
107
DiureticsLoop
122
Antilipemics
137
Anticoagulants
151
Migraine Preparations
531
Androgens
547
Estrogens and Select Estrogen Combinations
554
Selected Oral Contraceptives
562
Glucocorticoids systemic
569
Miscellaneous Hormones
576
Medications for Osteoporosis
597
Oral Hypoglycemics and Related Agents
605

Antiinflammatory Agents for the Respiratory Tract
165
Bronchodilators
180
Antihistamines Hi Receptors
195
Tetracyclines
213
Selected Antineoplastic Agents
321
Antiarthritic Agents
359
Agents for Gouty Arthritis
371
Opioid Analgesics
379
NonSteroidal Antiinflammatory Agents
394
Antianxiety Agents
417
Antidepressants and Agents for Obsessive
428
AntiManic and AntiPanic Agents
454
Antipsychotics
460
Sedative Hypnotics
480
Antiparkinsonian Agents
493
Fertility Agents
498
Antiepileptics
511
Insulin
618
Antidiarrheals
629
Antiemetics
639
Antispasmodics
652
Agents for Peptic Ulcer Disease Gastroesophageal
661
Topical Corticosteroids
677
Alzheimerss Disease Agents
687
Selected Glaucoma Agents
693
Agent for Erectile Dysfunction
705
Common Pharmaceutical Abbreviations
715
Key Laboratory Tests
722
An EnglishSpanish Guide for Pharmacists
733
SpacersHolding Chambers
740
Eye Drops
746
Injections
752
Index
761
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