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Drugs, Herbs & Supplements Guide: Drugs, Herbs, & Supplements


Questions about drugs and medication are among the most frequently asked medical questions.  This guide directs you to many sources on drugs, supplements and herbs.  Most sources are from the U.S. Government.


UpToDate provides drug information by partnering with Lexicomp.

Lexicomp for Dentistry

Drug Database - EBSCO


Drugs - U.S. Government Sources

Natural Medicines

Natural Medicines provides evidence based information on herbs and supplements.

eBooks: Pregnancy & Lactation

Supplements & Herbs - U.S. Government Sources


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This Guide was created by Carolyn Swidrak (retired).