Open Access

PharmInfoNet Drug Database

  • Rachel Platt1
Critical Care20004:webreport1182

Published: 2 November 2000


This site contains basic information about various drugs and provides links to original articles referencing the drug you are interested in. Drugs are listed alphabetically and can be searched for by generic name and tradename. The following information is given with every drug listed in the database: generic name; tradename; manufacturer; therapeutic class; indications; and links to articles and archives.


The site is small (463 drugs listed currently). However, new entries are being added continually. The site is very simple to navigate even for a beginner.

Other comments

The site is regularly updated (at least three times a month).

Authors’ Affiliations

Current Science Ltd



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