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Helps consumers to take their medication safely for better outcomes

MEDcounselor web-based modules on drug information, drug identification and drug interactions help consumers to take their medication safely for better outcomes.

Strengthen your healthcare partnership with your patients by giving them tools to avoid harmful medication errors. Whether you prefer highly customised branded content or maintenance-free Elsevier-hosted web modules, you can add print or electronic medication information to your customer services quickly and easily.

Consumer drug information

  • Educates consumers on how to take their medication safely
  • Complies with all national standards for consumer medication information
  • Covers all commonly prescribed US drugs plus hard-to-find information on complementary and OTC products
  • Available in over 20 languages

Consumer drug interactions

  • Checks for interactions to guard against dangerous adverse drug events
  • Contains thousands of drug interactions between prescription, OTC and complementary products
  • Screens for interactions with lifestyle factors such as alcohol, caffeine, tobacco, grapefruit juice and food
  • Includes colour-coded severity rankings

Consumer drug identifier

  • Identifies drugs to ensure appropriate medication usage
  • Search by marking/imprint, shape and/or colour
  • Results include product descriptions and full-colour drug images

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