What are the best useful apps for everyday medical use?

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  1. 12

    #1Pocket Pharmacist

    Pocket Pharmacist

    Pocket Pharmacist has drug information of more than 1700 medications in the United States. The app also features the easiest to use medication organizer, Med Box, a tool that keeps track of your medications, allergies, medical conditions, Doctors and pharmacies.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Christopher Alexander
    Written on December 30, 2017
    "Often times we need to know what pill is what, and the side effects of drugs. Pocket Pharmacist is so helpful and could even be life-saving. Pocket Pharmacist has so much value to you, and to anyone that could use it. If you take or are around prescription drugs you need this app!"
  2. 8

    #2Medscape

    Medscape

    Medscape is a medical app for iOS and Android devices. The app is designed for healthcare professionals. It's a big community of physicians where you can discuss and talk about cases and doubts.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Ashley Harris
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "I use this app from time to time. I think it is quite useful with its convenience and how it's kept up-to-date. I like that I'm able to check it while I'm between patients. "
  3. 8

    #3Epocrates

    Epocrates

    Epocrates is an app to consult medical information: see details about drugs, read medical news, find alternatives medications, check disease information...  

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Ruth Bradley
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "This app is great to cross reference medications and interactions. It's a quick reference guide to use without having to carry a book around."
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    #4Human Digestive

    Human Digestive

    With this app, you can have a hand useful information about digestive difficulties. It contains the latest medical knowledge of different digestive topics such as reflux, ulcers, diverticulitis, and celiac diseases.


    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Adam Bishop
    Written on December 27, 2017
    "If you have stomach issues like I do then an app like Human Digestive is extremely useful. Any and all questions that I have about digestive issues can be found within. It's simple to use and it makes it easy to find the information you're looking for."
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    #5Eponyms

    Eponyms

    With Eponyms you can have a hand a small but useful description of medical eponyms. It is a free app that allows you to find quickly significance of eponyms.


    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Edward Sanchez
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "I've been using this app for many years. It's the easiest way to reference a lot of things. For example I use it frequently to recall named fractures like Galeazzi, Maisonneuve and Monteggia. I'm so glad it's been updated so it will work on the new iOS"
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    #6India Drug Index

    India Drug Index

    This drug database contains lots of molecules and brands, which makes this app really helpful to identify the correct usage of these drugs. You can search molecules, brands or categories, and you will be able to know everything you need to know about this medical stuff. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Melissa Hicks
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "This app is so helpful for someone who is on rotations. There are so many medicines that this app makes it easy to reference whenever the need arises. Not only does this app save me time, but it also saves me the trouble of having to flip through lengthy books. I highly recommend it!"

Summary

Best What are the best useful apps for everyday medical use
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Pocket PharmacistApps 12 Free
2MedscapeApps 8 Free
3EpocratesApps 8 Free
4Human Digestive Apps 4 Free
5EponymsApps 3 Free
6India Drug IndexApps 1 Free
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