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Medical Drug Dictionary & Encyclopedia

Prescription Drug, Supplements, and Herbal Information, Dictionary and Encyclopedia

Our nurses at would like to share their favorite links to a few exceptionally useful reference tools, which includes a Medical Dictionary, Prescription Drug and Supplements and Herbal Information, and a Medical Encyclopedia. We refer to these handy tools frequently and recommend adding this page to your favorite’s folder for your convenience. The Prescription Drug Dictionary offers a quick way to look up extensive prescription drug information on medications prescribed by your doctor. The Medical Dictionary is invaluable for learning the definitions of medical terms, answering your medical questions, understanding certain medical conditions and diseases, treatments, tests, and related medical symptoms.
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