Publisher: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
This resource contains the complete text of over 2,000 evaluative monographs covering over 110,000 commercially available and experimental drugs in the United States.
AHFS Drug Information is the premier drug information database, providing an evidence-based foundation for safe and effective drug therapy. Monographs include: drug interactions; adverse reactions; cautions and toxicity; therapeutic perspective; specific dosage and administration information; preparations, chemistry, and stability; pharmacology and pharmacokinetics; contraindications; and more.
These comprehensive and authoritative monographs represent most of the trade names of U.S. marketed drugs and include over 87,000 references; some abbreviated monographs on investigational injectable drugs are also included.
DIFT is the database version of two print publications, the American Hospital Formulary Service Drug Information, (AHFS DI) and the Handbook on Injectable Drugs (HID).