Final assignment

Database of Drug doses

  • The FDA (FDA) is a repository of all approved drugs.

  • Several databases attempt to provide drug database to MDs. Most famous in Israel is MEDIC which is manually updated.
    The problem with this database is it is not open access.

  • To help prepare an improved database. Each group will be responsible for the following task:

    Using the following generic drug list (or brand drug list), please download all dose related data (i.e using wget) into files named: drug_name.txt (or drug_name.pdf)

    The course instructor will write a short paper describing the project, and submit it to a Pharmacology journal.


    Course home page.