Martindale contains information on drugs in clinical use worldwide, as well as selected investigational and veterinary drugs, herbal and complementary medicines, pharmaceutical excipients, vitamins and nutritional agents, vaccines, radiopharmaceuticals, contrast media and diagnostic agents, medicinal gases, drugs of abuse and recreational drugs, toxic substances, disinfectants, and pesticides.
The information on drugs and other substances is arranged into monographs that summarise the nomenclature, properties, and actions. Sections of text summarise the relevant information, notably for licensed uses, followed, if appropriate, by referenced abstracts or reviews that expand upon the details given in the text or add additional information.
Preparations summaries of more than 200,000 proprietary products from 41 countries or regions are included.
This online version of the textbook is available on the Medicines Complete platform.