- Author : Carl P. Weiner
- Release Date : 17 October 2018
- Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
- Genre : Medical
- Pages : 1300 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780323508704
Download or read book entitled Drugs for Pregnant and Lactating Women E-Book by author: Carl P. Weiner which was release on 17 October 2018 and published by Elsevier Health Sciences with total page 1300 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Logically organized and easy to use, Drugs for Pregnant and Lactating Women, 3rd Edition, is your #1 resource for details on how virtually all of today’s drugs and herbal supplements interact with pregnancy and lactation. More than just a dosing manual, this unique title by Dr. Carl P. Weiner fully explains whether each drug is FDA-approved for use by expecting or nursing mothers, is known to be safe for use, or is known to pose a danger. With up-to-date coverage of nearly 2,000 substances, it provides the thorough details you need to choose the most effective course of treatment. Uses a consistent, easy-to-follow format for each substance: generic and trade name • class • indications • mechanism of action • dosage, with contraindications and cautions • maternal considerations • fetal considerations • drug interactions • breastfeeding safety • references • and summary information. Describes over-the-counter drugs and alternative medications as well as prescription drugs. Uses an eye-catching icon to highlight known teratogens. Includes international drug names to give this reference a global perspective. Features new letter thumb tabs for easier navigation. Includes dozens of new drugs and thorough updates throughout.