Toxicology Links

Following are some Toxicology Links we thought might be of interest. If you would like to see other links presented, or one or more of these links no longer work, please let the webmaster know.

  1. Professional Organizations

    American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)
    http://www.aafs.org

    Canadian Society of Forensic Science (CSFS)
    http://www.csfs.ca

    Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences
    http://www.forensic-science-society.org.uk/

    International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology (IATDMCT)
    http://www.iatdmct.org

    Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT)
    http://www.soft-tox.org

    The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (TIAFT)
    http://www.tiaft.org

  2. Government and Literature Databases

    Health Canada Drug Product Database
    http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/prodpharma/databasdon/index-eng.php
    [Information on ~20,000 drug products marketed in Canada (eg. brand names, DIN, Company,  ingredient(s) etc.)

    PubMed
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/PubMed
    [US National Library of Medicine search service to access ~9 million MEDLINEŽ citations].

    TOXNET
    http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov
    [Sponsored by US National Library of Medicine - allows one to do a toxicology data search (factual info related to toxicity/hazards of chemicals) and toxicology literature searches].

  3. Medicine/Pharmacy Sites Web Sites

    Martindale’s Health Science Guide
    http://www.martindalecenter.com/HSGuide.html
    [US private site (Jim Martindale: main author) with co-contributors (eg. National Institute of Health,  National Science Foundation)- multidisciplinary health care site with:  >55,000 teaching files; >126,000 medical cases; >1055 multimedia courses/textbook listings; >1400 multimedia tutorials].

    RxList - The Internet Drug Index
    http://www.rxlist.com
    [Drug database searchable by generic or brand names. Note: US site (does not deal with brand names that are exclusively Canadian].

    Medscape Pharmacotherapy
    http://www.medscape.com/viewpublication/211
    [Diverse site: dictionary, practice guidelines, cases, conference reviews, etc].

  4. Alternate & Herbal Medicine Sites

    Herbal Materia Medica
    http://www.healthy.net/clinic/therapy/herbal/herbic/herbs/index.html
    [Provides information on over 150 natural products, eg. habitat, collection, part used, constituents, actions, indications, dosage]

  5. Miscellaneous

    Clinical Toxicology Reviews
    http://www.maripoisoncenter.com/for-professionals/clinical-toxicology-reviews.html
    [Published by Massachusetts Poison Control System.  Provides overviews of selected drugs, solvents, toxins, etc. (chemistry, clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, clinical toxicology, management of overdose, references].

    John Scott Library
    http://www.library.ualberta.ca
    [Local University of Alberta Library].

    Vaults of Erowid and PiHKAL
    http://www.erowid.org/
    [Amazing detail on various phenylalkanes (amphetamines)]