The AIDSinfo Drug Database app provides mobile access to information about drugs approved to treat HIV infection, drugs that are used to treat other infections or diseases common to people living with HIV, and also HIV/AIDS-related drugs that are being studied in clinical trials. This app is provided free from the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.
Two versions of each drug summary—one for consumers (English and Spanish) and one for health care professionals (English only)
Access to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) labels for all FDA-approved drugs
Search for and learn about clinical trials related to a specific drug
Alert notifications for updated content in the consumer drug summary
Audio files with the pronunciation of drug names
Bookmarks feature that allows for saving a drug to view later
Custom notes may be added about any drug
Alarms/pill reminders for any drug(s)
When connected to wireless or using cellular data, the app automatically refreshes content, so you can always be sure you’re getting the most up-to-date information. Need to access drug information when you don’t have internet access? No problem! You can view the drug summary information offline, and the app will check for any updates when you’re online and connected again.
AIDSinfo, a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), offers health care providers and consumers access to the latest, federally approved HIV/AIDS medical practice guidelines, HIV treatment and prevention clinical trials, and other HIV-related research information. AIDSinfo is collectively sponsored by the Office of AIDS Research (OAR), the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and the National Library of Medicine (NLM)—three entities within the National Institutes of Health (NIH); the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA); and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
-New feature allows you to search for clinical trials involving a specific drug.
-Updates to drug alarms feature will allow you to add more than one drug to an alarm.
-Updates to notes feature will allow you to see how many notes you have created for a drug.
-Updates to bookmarks will make it easier to verify if a drug has been bookmarked.
-New drug filter will let you know if the filter is on or off.
Ratings and Reviews
App crashes with new update
The app will no longer open with recent update
- National Library of Medicine
- 6.1 MB
- Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- English, Spanish
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
- © 2014, National Library of Medicine
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.