Information and Exercises for Pharm/Calculation
   
Drug Information – generic and brand name  
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html
 
 

Drug names, side effects, contraindications

http://www.emedicine.com/

 

 

Keep up to date on the newly- approved drugs

http://www.pslgroup.com/NEWDRUGS.HTM

 

 

Doctor’s answers to questions about drug information

http://www.druginfonet.com/

 

 

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

http://www.fda.gov/cder/

 

 

Self Assessment in Pharmacology

http://www.street.com/ISAP/welcome.html

 

 

Helpful hints for nurses

http://www.efn.org/~nurses/cheat.html

 

 

Advanced drug search, frequently asked questions. Also includes online Taber’s medical encyclopedia

http://www.rxlist.com/

 

 

Drug Calculations Use this to check your IV  drip calculations. No explanations given.

http://www.monroecc.edu/depts/pstc/backup/paraivdg.htm

 

 

Nursing calculators to  check your math for drug dosage calculations

http://www.manuelsweb.com/nrs_calculators.htm
 

http://www.medcalc.com/
 

http://www-users.med.cornell.edu/~spon/picu/calc/medcalc.htm#

 

 

Excellent resource to calculate weights, measures and temperature from one unit to another

http://www.rxdesktop.com/weights_measures.htm

 

 

Drug and pharmaceutical information sites, online clinical calculators, and drug calculation quiz page

http://www.bandidobooks.com/catalog/drugsupport.htm

   

Mini math tutorial to aid in dosage calculations. Provides a link to the conversions which are required for the problems. An excellent site!

http://www-isu.indstate.edu/nurs/mary/tutorial.htm

 

 

Drug dosage calculations quiz. This is simply a list of problems involving calculating drug dosages.

http://www.rncentral.com/library/quizzes/dc.html

 

 

Tutorials on metric conversions, tablet and fluid dosage calculations and IV flow rate calculations

http://www.unc.edu/~bangel/quiz/quiz5.htm