Nursing 2023 Drug Handbook, 43rd Ed

2023 edition of the Nursing Drug Handbook.

3,000+ drugs referenced.


Prevent medication errors and provide optimal patient care with the latest expert advice from the new edition of the best-selling nursing drug guide.  Nursing2023 Drug Handbook®delivers evidence-based, nursing-focused drug monographs for nearly 3700 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs. With a tabbed, alphabetical organization and a “New Drugs” section, NDH2023 makes it easy to check drug facts on the spot.

  • All new: 27 monographs of newly-FDA-approved drugs are listed together for easy review. 
  • Thoroughly revised with the latest information: 3,691 drug monographs provide dosages, indications, boxed warnings, genetic-related information, adverse reactions, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information. The Guide to Reading Drug Monographs explains and illustrates each section of a monograph. 
  • Pill guide insert: Full-color photos distinguish 439 commonly prescribed tablets and capsules  
  • Continually updatedMonthly updates on Lippincott® NursingCenter® deliver the latest FDA information.  
  • Nearly 30 appendices cover topics such as serotonin syndrome, pregnancy risk categories, and understanding biosimilar drugs. 
  • Four introductory chapters examine drug actions, interactions, and reactions; drug therapy across the lifespan; safe drug administration; and therapeutic drug classifications.