Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation for PDA | 8th Edition
A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk
AUTHOR: Briggs, Gerald G. and Freeman, Roger K.
PUBLISHER: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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The newly updated Eighth Edition of Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation is available in PDA format for quick, easy point-of-care reference. It provides reliable, practical information on over 1,175 drugs commonly prescribed to pregnant or lactating women. Each drug entry summarizes potential side effects on the embryo and fetus and drug passage to the nursing infant. FDA Risk Factor ratings for each drug are included. Drugs are listed alphabetically by generic, domestic, and foreign trade names. Recommendations for pregnancy and breastfeeding are listed at the top of each drug entry to provide for quick reference.
This edition includes 127 new drug entries and covers more herbal medicines and nutritional supplements used by women. Special emphasis is placed on drug-induced developmental toxicity, taking dosage into consideration wherever possible. Summary paragraphs have been added to most drug entries.
Platform: Palm OS, Windows CE, and Pocket PC handheld devices
Also Available for iPhone/IPod touch
PUBLICATION DATE: 6/10/2008