DrugCentral Help/FAQ

DrugCentral is comprehensive drug information resource for FDA drugs and drugs approved outside US. The resources can be searched using: drug, target, disease, pharmacologic action, terms. Full text on FDA drug labels is performed when no match for terms above is found. Regulatory approval dates are indicated where available, records with no regulatory information contain old drugs listed for human use outside USA, this list is currently undergoing validation and should be treated as not definitive.

Drug Use Source Data: Disease annotations for drugs approved before 2012 originate from OMOP vocabulary mappings. For drugs approved after 2012 disease annotations are extracted manually from approved drug labels and mapped to SNOMED-CT concepts.