Buy Micromedex® Pediatrics Essentials today for only $9.99 USD per year. You will be prompted to purchase the app after your initial download. If your institution already subscribes to Micromedex Pediatrics™ then this app is FREE.

Pediatrics Essentials is a reliable resource for on-the-go access to evidence-based drug information to efficiently and safely manage drug therapy for pediatric patients. It allows clinicians to make accurate and more informed treatment decisions at the point of care, while minimizing errors in this vulnerable patient population. This pediatric-specific app has clinical value for doctors, nurses, and pharmacists. An internet connection is not required, allowing you to make decisions with confidence at anytime, from anywhere.

Truven Health Analytics is a trusted source for pediatric drug dosing, based on the strict editorial policies and practices that have guided Micromedex for more than 30 years. Evidence-based, fully referenced pediatric-specific drug information enables clinicians to make informed treatment decisions. The drug monographs cover information including: dose, administration, uses, contraindications/precautions, adverse effects, monitoring, pharmacology, special considerations/preparation, solution- and drug-drug compatibility/incompatibility information, and references. This mobile app also includes a comprehensive enteral formulas component providing nutritional information for approximately 100 different infant formulas and human milk fortifiers, and pediatric prescription enteral formulas.

Pediatrics Essentials drug information is intended for full-term babies 29 days of age and older (postnatal age) and preterm babies over 44 weeks postmenstrual age, up to 18 years of age.

Do you work at a facility that subscribes to Pediatrics Online or Premier? Check with your Chief of Pediatrics, Director of Pediatrics, Director of the PICU, Directory of Pharmacy, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, Medical Librarian, or anyone else at your facility responsible for clinical reference information.

If you work at a facility that subscribes to Pediatrics Online or Premier, FREE access to these apps requires a password. To obtain the Pediatrics password email support at from an official work email address (Gmail, yahoo, hotmail, etc. will not be accepted).

What's New

Version 1.27.2

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Ratings and Reviews



Excelent app! I use it everyday on my practice. I just have a small suggestion, could you add an option to increase text size? Thank you for the hard work!

This app is extremely great

Doc Creon

I love this app very much and it help me a lot in my consultations.. However, after I updated to ios8, the app wont open or crash

Incompatible with iOS 8


This app crashes immediately using iOS 8. Reinstalled after update and does not recognize my previous purchase, wants me to pay again


Truven Health Analytics Inc.
22.1 MB
Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
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In-App Purchases
  1. Pediatrics Essentials Subscription $9.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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