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Bugs + Drugs

Identify superbugs in your patients’ communities and make more accurate point-of-care prescribing decisions to treat bacterial infections. This unique, patented mobile antimicrobial susceptibility tool offers timely geolocated information about bacteria types and resistance patterns. Free and included in the epocrates app.

Learn anytime, anywhere with epocrates® CME

Earn CME and CE credits and stay up to date on developments in medicine whenever it’s convenient. epocrates CME offers educational articles, videos, podcasts, and more, organized based on your selected specialty. epocrates CME is free to all users and available across all your devices.


Drug Info

Get drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs. Quickly find adult and pediatric dosing information, adverse reactions, drug interactions, contraindications, and pharmacology.


Interaction check

Check for potentially harmful interactions between up to 30 brand, generic, and OTC drugs or herbs and supplements³ at a time. View detailed interaction profiles for each active ingredient of a drug product, so you can determine the need for adjusting, monitoring, or substituting therapy.


Pill ID

Identify a pill based on its imprint code or physical characteristics, including shape, color, and scoring. View a list of possible matches with images and links to the epocrates drug information for that product.


COVID-19 Resources and News

Access COVID-19 breaking news and resources in the app through the new COVID-19 Resource tile or through the epocrates online portal.

Expert content. Valuable tools.

Get the answers you need without breaking your stride. Your epocrates app comes with these features as well.

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    Clinical Guidelines

    Review summaries of clinical practice guidelines from national specialty societies, with recommendations arranged by patient type.

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    Scan brief medical news alerts with links to more comprehensive information on a wide variety of specialty topics.

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    Access drug coverage information for over 6,600 insurance plans by state.

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    Improve your efficiency with over 600 medical calculators, equations, and risk scores. You can favorite your most-used tools for easy access.

¹ DRG Taking the Pulse Survey, 2020

² Source: epocrates user feedback, 2018

³ Herbs and supplements are a feature of epocrates+.