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NLM Resources on Chemicals, Drugs, and Dietary Supplements

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AIDSinfo Drug Database

Up-to-date information on FDA-approved and investigational HIV/AIDS-related drugs for health care providers and patients

ChemIDplus - Chemical Identification Plus

Dictionary of chemical names, synonyms, and structures. Links to related NLM databases and other resources

Chemical Hazards Emergency Medical Management (CHEMM)

Guidance on a wide variety of topics, including quick chemical identification, acute patient care guidelines, and initial event activities

Dietary Supplement Label Database

Information on the ingredients in common brands of dietary supplements

Drug Information Portal

Information from the National Library of Medicine and other key government agencies

A Mobile version is available

LiverTox

Information on liver injury caused by drugs, herbals and dietary supplements, including diagnosis, management and a registry of clinical case reports

Pillbox

Rapid identification of unknown tablets/capsules using physical features and images

TOXMAP

Geographic representation of TRI data with links to other TOXNET resources

Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders (WISER)

A system designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents

More NLM Resources for Health Professionals

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TOXNET

Databases on hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases

TOXLINE - Toxicology Literature Online

References from the toxicology literature, including MEDLINE/PubMed and meeting abstracts

HSDB - Hazardous Substances Data Bank

Comprehensive, peer-reviewed toxicological data and other information on chemicals

Haz-Map

Links jobs and hazardous tasks with occupational diseases. For professionals and consumers

LactMed - Drugs and Lactation Database

Includes maternal and infant drug levels, possible effects on infants, and alternate drugs to consider

MEDLINE/PubMed Toxicology Subset

References from biomedical journals. The subset improves searching for articles about toxicology

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More NLM Resources for the Public and Students

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Household Products Database

Safety and health information for products used in and around the home

Tox Town

Interactive guide to toxic substances and environmental health issues in everyday places

DailyMed

Manufacturers' drug package inserts. From the U. S. Food and Drug Administration

MedlinePlus - Poisoning, Toxicology, Environmental Health

Consumer health resource with links to authoritative information on health topics

Toxicology Tutorials

Basic toxicology principles written at the introductory college student level

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