Lexicomp Drug Information Handbook


Undoubtedly, Lexicomp Drug Information Handbook is a great reference to have.

  • The 31st edition has more than 1436 drug monographs, each offering up to 40 fields of information specific to a particular medication.

The same drug information content can be found at UpToDate, but with missing information in

  • Storage/stability
  • Preparation for Administration
  • Extemporaneously Prepared

Useful Features

Extensive brand name search

  • Covers international brand names too.

Extensive dosing information

Adverse Reactions (Significant): Considerations

Lexi-Interact covers both drug interaction and drug allergy checker.

  • You may still able to add drugs that is not available in United States.

Mobile Application

Its mobile application provides a faster drug information searching and more intuitive drug interaction checker. In early September 2019, the user interface of Lexicomp mobile application is updated.

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Handy Tips

  1. When viewing drug monographs, you should use the "JUMP" button on the top right corner for faster navigation.

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  2. You may adjust the text size of drug monograph under preferences to have a better overall visual experience.
  3. You may opt for auto update through WiFi and Data or WiFi only in the setting menu under preferences.