Everything You Need to Know for Safe Drug Use.
Find out the answers to your pharmeceutical concerns in this book. This edition provides more detailed and comprehensive information on the most important medicines in current use than any other reference source available to the general public.
The book covers more than 2,000 brands organised into nearly 400 profiles, and includes: guidelines for safe and effective drug use, each drug's benefits and risks, possible drug interactions, extensive information on possible mild and serious adverse effects, and ways for both consumers and medical professionals to cut back on costs.
A full-colour insert depicts many of the 300 medications profiled for quick and easy reference. Also featured in this new edition are new medicines for impotence, arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, pain management, osteoporosis, and more.