epocrates is a big medicine library for Android devices This app contains information about both prescribed and non prescribed drugs as well as diseases and medical insurance plans.
Most importantly, the app can provide you with thousands of medicine monographs. They include pharmacology, dosages, side effects, contraindications and pregnancy considerations among other things. There is also a harmful interaction checker in case you are taking several drugs simultaneously. Additionally, the utility provides users with information about medicine coverage for thousands of US insurance plans.
As usual in this kind of application, it has an integrated search tool. You may use keywords or browse different topics. Moreover, it is possible to add drugs into a favorite list for quick access later.
Another convenient function of this application is a pill identifier. Just like the GoodRx app, epocrates can recognize unknown medications by their size, shape, color and imprinted code.
This utility is free to use, but more content is available if you have an active subscription. For example, there is a disease library. More than a thousand topics are organized by specialty for quick navigation. Therefore, it is easy to find the necessary information.
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