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PPD’s Nursing Drug Guide (NDG)
PPD's Nursing Drug Guide (NDG)
The Drug Guide for Filipino Nursing Students and Professionals!

PPD's Nursing Drug Guide (NDG) is the only drug guide that considers the needs of Filipino nurses as it lists pharmaceutical products available in the Philippines alongside their equivalent brands in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Australia. NDG provides concise information on indications, dosages, drug action and interaction, adverse reactions, precautions, pharmacology, and other valuable practice information.

ISSN: 1908-6792
Trim Size: 4.9" x 8.3"
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PPD's Nursing Drug Guide (NDG)
Finally, a drug guide designed and published for Philippine nursing students and professionals!

»   Relevant to the needs of the Filipino nurse

  • PPD's Nursing Drug Guide was designed and published after conducting a comprehensive study of the needs and wants of Filipino nursing students and professional nurses.
  • Comprehensive listing of pharmaceutical products that are available in the Philippines with their equivalent brands in the US, Canada, UK, and Australia.
  • Advisory board composed of some of the best minds in the nursing academe and profession.

»   Comprehensive drug information on medicines available in the Philippines

  • Provides concise information on more than 600 generic drugs and 4,000 brands that are prescribed by doctors and used by patients in the country today.
  • Contains an updated listing of newly-launched drugs from both multinational and local pharmaceutical companies that are used in various clinical settings.
  • Includes drug action and interaction, adverse reaction, precautions, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, antidotes, use of IV fluids, dosage calculation, and more.
  • Incorporates vital drug information on herbal preparations and multi-component drugs.

»   Compliant with the nursing framework as adopted by the ADPCN

  • Provides Nursing Considerations for every drug entry that are presented in ADPIE (Assessment, Diagnosis, Planning, Implementation, Evaluation) format as endorsed by the Association of Deans of Philippine Colleges of Nursing.
  • Includes SOAPIE charting samples.

»   User-friendly

  • For fast, easy access, drugs are first organized according to the therapeutic classifications (TC) by which they are registered with and approved by the Philippine Bureau of Food and Drugs (BFAD) and then listed alphabetically under their TC.
  • Easy-to-read, brilliant colors, original printing, on first-class materials
  • Incorporates vital drug information on herbal preparations and multi-component drugs.

»   Cost-Effective

  • PPD's Nursing Drug Guide is the only book that the student needs for a drug reference. Complete with drug information and nursing considerations for Philippine medicines. No need for another drug directory.
  • At least 50% less expensive than any other original-print nursing drug guide in the market. Compare with Lippincott, Mosby's, Davies, Saunders, and Springhouse.

»   Features and Benefits

  • Feature 1: Provides concise information on thousands of generic drugs that are available in the Philippines including action, pharmacology, indications, dosage, contraindications, side effects, drug interactions, and adverse reactions that are critical in proper patient management.
  • Benefit 1: NDG covers the important drug information needs of the nursing student and professional. The information provided is relevant to the practice of the student and the professional nurse since all the products listed are available in the country today.
  • Feature 2: Includes nursing considerations and intervention for every drug entry that are essential for safe and effective administration of drugs and management of patients.
  • Benefit 2: No need for any other drug directory to get the desired information. NDG has complete information about a drug that the student and professional nurse will need. Savings on cost and time!
  • Feature 3: Provides a list of Philippine brands and equivalent US, Canada, United Kingdom, and Australia brands for each generic entry.
  • Benefit 3: Nursing students and professionals will easily find drug information of brands they encounter in their training. They also become familiar with brands of the same generic available in the US, Canada, United Kingdom, and Australia.
  • Feature 4: Drugs are organized alphabetically according to the major therapeutic classification by which they are registered and approved for by the Bureau of Food and Drugs.
  • Benefit 4: Rather than just an alphabetical listing, this listing provides information on which class the different drugs belong to.
  • Feature 5: Presented in a pocketbook format and printed on white paper.
  • Benefit 5: Handy, easy to read, and not straining to the eyes.



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