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Merck Manual - Consumer Version

By Merck & Co Inc

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***This very large app (the entire content of the Merck Manual) can take up to 15 min on wifi to download and install. ***

Medical knowledge is power. The completely redesigned Merck Manual Consumer App improves on the trusted Merck Manual home reference app. Still with the clear, practical explanations for thousands of medical disorders, including symptoms and what doctors do to diagnose and treat medical conditions. Now with many new features and enhancements.
After the initial install, the app will download a large amount of content when opened for the first time. Thus, we recommend downloading the app while connected to wi-fi.

The trusted Merck Manual Consumer medical app for home reference offers:
• Health and medical information written and updated regularly by more than 350 medical experts
• Topics searchable by symptom, diagnosis or treatment, all written in easy-to-understand language
• Photos and Illustrations on thousands of disorders and diseases
• NEW Animations that visually demonstrate diseases and treatments
• NEW Interactive Quizzes* to test knowledge on health topics--scores can be posted on Twitter
• NEW Drug and Medicine Information Guide* including:
o Drug Interactions
o Pill Identifier
o Medications and over-the-counter drugs
• NEW Medical News and TV* covering the most current and important health topics
• NEW Editorials* written by top medical experts
*Internet access needed.

About Merck Manuals
Our mission is simple:
We believe that health information is a universal right and that every person is entitled to accurate, accessible and usable medical information. We have a responsibility to protect, preserve and share the best current medical information to enable more informed decisions, enhance relationships between patients and professionals, and improve health care outcomes around the world.
That’s why we are making the Merck Manuals available for free in digital form to professionals and patients around the world. No registration or subscription required, and no ads.
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This mobile application is intended for use in the United States, Canada, its territories and Puerto Rico only.
This app was built and tested specifically for Version 2.1. For more information please read the End User License Agreement at

For more information about our privacy practices, please see our privacy commitment at
To report an adverse event with a specific Merck product, please call the Merck National Service Center at 1-800-672-6372.


What's New in Version 2.1

Download/Install time improved, videos and favorites retained after program update, bulk download of up to 10 videos at a time, User Guide and FAQ added, notification badge icon freeze fixed, search result priority improved, minor user enhancements and bug fixes.


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Customer Reviews

My go-to medical app!

I'm a mom as well as a caregiver for my parents. This app makes it easier for me to research medical questions and to learn more about surgical procedures and treatment plans recommended by doctors. I always use it to prepare a list of questions before important medical appointments, and it's been really helpful. I also use it to check symptoms, which helps me decide whether or not to call a doctor, go to the ER or watch/wait at home.

I really LOVE that it is completely free of advertising. So many other medical apps/websites are cluttered with ads and/or force you to click so many times just to read one article. This has no annoying pop-up ads and no barriers to finding the information I want.

Medical information at this mom's fingertips

I love how easy it is to use the Merck Manual app. Having the Merck Manual on my phone provides me peace of mind because I can have medical information in my hands, even when there’s no internet or cell service. If you’re a mom, Merck Manual is a must. Not only can I search symptoms, injuries, or emergencies, but I can go to the doctor better prepared thanks to the Merck Manual Consumer app.

Blogger dream.

The Merck Manual is well known as one of the key reference texts for internal medicine physicians. But more and more moms and families are using to help with minor issues. This can also help you tell your doctor more about issues you have. The Merck Manual App allows you to use medical and mom info to get things back on the right track.

Merck Manual - Consumer Version
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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Medical
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.1
  • Size: 21.6 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller:
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity

Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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