IBM Micromedex Drug Info

IBM Micromedex Drug Info

IBM Micromedex Drug Info

By Truven Health Analytics Inc.

Score: 2.14
2.14
From 87 Ratings

Description

IBM Micromedex® Drug Info is now available for only $2.99 per year. Now you can access the same evidence-based Micromedex content you rely on, anytime, anywhere, via your iPhone and iPad. Please note: if you or the organization you work for has an Internet-based subscription to IBM Micromedex®, then this app is included with your subscription at no charge. Please search in iTunes for the free version of this app, called IBM Micromedex Drug Ref. IBM Micromedex Drug Info provides on-the-go access to the industry’s most trusted and comprehensive drug information, when and where it’s needed most. Users will find peace of mind knowing the content is backed by the same thorough, unbiased editorial process as all IBM Micromedex®. Once content has been downloaded or updated an internet connection is not required, allowing for access at anytime from anywhere. The app is part of the IBM Micromedex Medication Management apps bundle, which includes Micromedex Drug Interactions and Micromedex IV Compatibility. The trio is an inexpensive solution to your on-the-go medication management needs. IBM Micromedex Drug Info contains concise information on 4500+ search terms, covering common needs such as: •Adult and pediatric dosage •Adverse effects (separated into “common” and “serious”) •Drug interactions As well as: •Administration •Black box warnings •Breast feeding •Common trade names •Contraindications •Dose adjustments •Generic names, including selected combination products •How supplied •Indications (differentiated as “FDA labeled” and “non-FDA labeled”) •Mechanism of action •Monitoring •Precautions •Pregnancy category •Therapeutic class *Not sure if your employer has an Internet subscription to IBM Micromedex® via the internet? Check with your Chief Medical Officer, Director of Pharmacy, Medical Librarian, or others in your facility responsible for clinical reference information. Or reach out to us via https://www.ibm.com/support/home/pages/support-guide/?product=4592217

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Reviews

Not working

1
It’s not working at all on my iPhone
By JS 047

Nurse

4
I have been using this app since nursing school, & still use it today. The best part is the organization. I frequently search for class, adverse effects, side effects, clinical teaching, and interactions. I love how they keep it updated. Had to give it 4 stars due to being frustrated when not updating it right away & becoming locked out, other than that I love it & hope it stays cheap or even free for healthcare providers, because I don’t remember paying for it when I first got it (but could be wrong).
By Staceysalsa

Impossible to use now that it’s been bought again.

1
I don’t know what changed the good juju for this app, and despite the fact that I’ve paid yearly, I’ve had other issues that up till now I’ve tolerated. Today’s pain in the neck is that this app won’t take my passwords again! But based on the comments I’ve read, and my loss of patience, I’m going to look at all the other mobile med apps and consider changing.
By SFD-RN

Micromedex Drug Info (mobile)

5
What an indispensable and user-friendly guide this is !! Beyond all of its nice specifications, the TOXICOLOGY part is really UNIQUE ! Thank you very much !
By Heidarpour

Does not have IV compatibility

2
No option to see IV compatibility when needing to Y-tube meds on the fly. Worthless for ICU setting
By Jason Duffey

Password access completely broken - even if purchased thru App Store

1
This app has become unusable in our practice — even though the medication data inside it is first rate. The problem is that IBM has layered a username+password+email on top of the iTunes App Store purchase authentication for this $2.99 per year app. When the app updates it asks for username and password. When the doctor or PA-C has trouble, IBM asks they create a new user name and new password. HOWEVER, IBM then rejects the new data because the “email is in use by another account”. There is NO password recovery of any kind Additionally, when the app asks for the $2.99 annual renewal fee, it fails to process and in one cased asked for the purchase authorization SIX times. We have nine mobile physicians, PA-Cs, FNP and RNs in this medical practice trying to use this app. The support requirements are now too high, We give up. Used this app for years. Now calling Apple for refund on all users.
By House Call MD

Helpful app, easy to understand

5
It’s a great reference to quickly access the drug information I need.
By Cr08160

The Best!

5
This is the best app for medications. The information contained is curated. Other programs will have long lists of side effects that end up looking the same because the list of side effects list every imaginary side effect. Micromedex’s list is clinically relevant. It is quick, easy to use and best of all it is recognized as one of the authoritative resources for non-FDA uses of medications when fighting for PAs.
By JPMD1000

Rip-off

5
I’ve used this app for years, with complete satisfaction. I renewed in May, and one month later they notified me the app was getting ready to expire. They have now locked me out of the app. I contacted support and they resolved the issue quickly. I’m back to being a happy user.
By Steve72901

Bugs

1
this app is full of bugs and outdated informations
By Abdullah 1990

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