Over-the-Counter (OTC) Pharmacology Assignment

This file contains a list of Over-the-Counter (OTC) drugs for the pharmacology assignment. You can choose one of these drugs OR choose an OTC that your are familiar with that is not listed. This assignment is to be submitted as directed in Week 4. The link to submit this assignment is listed below. Additional Directions Medline Plus. U.S. National Library of Medicine. Available at: https://medlineplus.gov/druginformation.html (Links to an external site.). Accessed March 9th, 2017 

1. You do not have to use an actual PDR. The appropriate resources are listed in the instructions for the assignment. 

2. You only need to list the most common side-effects. Think about the information that would be on the side of a pill bottle or in a commercial for the medication. 

3. Availability should discuss how to obtain the medicine and possibly the different doses that are used for different diagnoses (if applicable). 

References for Pharmacology Assignments Listed below are the reputable references that should be used when completing the assignments. On-Line: 

https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/index.cfm (Links to an external site.)

http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/default.htm (Links to an external site.)

http://online.factsandcomparisons.com/index.aspx (Links to an external site.)

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html (Links to an external site.)

http://www.pdr.net/ (Links to an external site.) 

The respective drug manufacturer’s website http://fdb.rxlist.com/drugs/

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