Revised, updated and expanded, this is the most comprehensive consumer drug reference on the market.Consumers will find everything they need to know about safe medicinal drug use in this trustworthy detailed guide. Based on the proven reference used by pharmacists and other health care professionals for nearly 20 years, this book answers such questions as:What are the benefits vs. risk of this drug? Is it safe for pregnant women and nursing mothers?What symptoms does it address? How long should this drug be taken? What are the food or alcohol restrictions when taking this drug? With in-depth profiles of more than 250 prescription drugs, this guide is a treasury of medically sound advice.