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Save time in the prescribing moment.

- Rx and OTC monographs: pharmacology, prescribing and safety information, adult and pediatric dosing, adverse reactions, contraindications, black box warnings, pregnancy and lactation considerations, and more
- Drug interaction checker: prevent harmful interactions between up to 30 brand, generic, OTC, or alternative drugs
- Pill identifier: organized by shape, color, imprint code, etc.
- 600+ dosing calculators, medical equations, and tools
- Formularies: drug coverage for 6,600+ U.S. insurance plans, by state
- Customizable home screen with drag-and-drop simplicity

Additional features in epocrates+, now just $16.99/month!
- Alternative medicine monographs: dosage, interactions, etc.
- Peer-reviewed disease content from the BMJ
- Labs, ICD-10 codes, and more medical content


Since 1998, epocrates has helped more than one million clinicians prescribe with confidence, save time, and stay focused on the patient. Rated the #1 medical app 10 years in a row by Decision Resource Group’s “Taking the Pulse.”

For more information, see our Terms of Service https://www.epocrates.com/termsOfUse.do and Privacy Policy http://www.epocrates.com/privacy.

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Version History

Launched Apr 30, 2014 (almost 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Feb 16
2020
(Current)
Version Varies with device

Thanks for using epocrates. We've made some updates:

- A faster, more efficient search experience
- Tables now available via Search
- 2020 Formulary Updates
- Bug Fix for missing calculator dosing button

Mar 05
2018
Version v.2018.03.06

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Updates to Calculators
Launch directly into interactions from a drug’s monograph
Other bug fixes and performance improvements

Feb 28
2018
Version v.2018.03.01

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Feb 05
2018
Version v.2018.02.06

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jan 29
2018
Version v.2018.01.30

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jan 15
2018
Version v.2018.01.16

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jan 09
2018
Version v.2018.01.10

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 14
2017
Version v.2017.12.15

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 11
2017
Version v.2017.12.11

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Favorite your most used Calculators for quicker access
Correction to app crash while accessing drug formularies
Other bug fixes and performance improvements

Nov 12
2017
Version v.2017.11.13

Thanks for using Epocrates! To make your experience even better, we update the app regularly. Here’s what’s new:
Favorite your most used Calculators for quicker access
Correction to app crash while accessing drug formularies
Other bug fixes and performance improvements

Nov 07
2017
Version 17.7.3

Increased the calculators listing from 37 to 600+.
Users can see supplemental drug interaction information in Drug interaction section.
Users can land directly to the drug monograph / a specific section of a drug monograph from guidelines.
Doc Alerts can be launched to the device as a series based on user “Read” action.

Aug 15
2017
Version 17.5.1

Bug Fixes

May 18
2017
Version 17.5

Bug Fixes

May 06
2017
Version 17.3

Bug Fixes

Mar 29
2017
Version 17.1

Bug Fixes.

Jan 24
2017
Version 16.11

Bug Fixes.

Dec 16
2016
Version 16.10

Bug Fixes.

Oct 18
2016
Version 16.8

Bug Fixes.

Aug 24
2016
Version 16.6

Bug Fixes.

Jul 21
2016
Version 16.4.1

DDx is now available! Enter patient findings and view a differential diagnosis to help broaden thinking during diagnosis.

May 03
2016
Version 16.4

Apr 25
2016
Version 16.3

Mar 27
2016
Version 16.2

Feb 23
2016
Version 15.12

Jan 11
2016
Version 15.11.2

Nov 27
2015
Version 15.11.1

Nov 26
2015
Version 15.10

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Plus subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Oct 20
2015
Version 15.9

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Plus subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Sep 02
2015
Version 15.7

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Plus subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Jul 23
2015
Version 15.6.2

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Jul 10
2015
Version 15.6.1

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Jul 02
2015
Version 15.6

One out of two US physicians rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information when it’s needed most.

Join over 1 million health care professionals worldwide who use Epocrates in the moments of care:


• Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
• Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
• Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
• Access timely medical news and research information
• Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
• Select national and regional health care insurance formularies for drug coverage information
• Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
• New! Coordinate care securely with HIPAA-compliant text messaging


In addition, disease information, clinical practice guidelines, alternative medications, lab guides, coding and more content is available by upgrading to an Epocrates Plus subscription.


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

May 19
2015
Version 15.5

More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it's needed.

Healthcare professionals worldwide use Epocrates routinely to:


-NEW: Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
-Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
-Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
-Select national and regional healthcare insurance formularies for drug coverage information
-Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
-Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
-Access timely medical news and research information


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

May 15
2015
Version 15.4

More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it's needed.

Healthcare professionals worldwide use Epocrates routinely to:


-NEW: Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
-Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
-Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
-Select national and regional healthcare insurance formularies for drug coverage information
-Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
-Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
-Access timely medical news and research information


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Apr 22
2015
Version 15.3

More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it's needed.

Healthcare professionals worldwide use Epocrates routinely to:


-NEW: Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
-Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
-Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
-Select national and regional healthcare insurance formularies for drug coverage information
-Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
-Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
-Access timely medical news and research information


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Mar 20
2015
Version 15.2.1

More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it's needed.

Healthcare professionals worldwide use Epocrates routinely to:


-NEW: Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
-Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
-Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
-Select national and regional healthcare insurance formularies for drug coverage information
-Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
-Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
-Access timely medical news and research information


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

Mar 06
2015
Version 15.2

More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it's needed.

Healthcare professionals worldwide use Epocrates routinely to:


-NEW: Find providers for consults and referrals in the Provider Directory
-Review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic, and OTC drugs
-Check for potentially harmful drug-drug interactions among up to 30 drugs at a time
-Select national and regional healthcare insurance formularies for drug coverage information
-Identify pills by imprint code and physical characteristics
-Perform dozens of calculations, such as BMI and GFR
-Access timely medical news and research information


Disease information, alternative medications, lab guides and more clinical tools and content are available by upgrading to an Epocrates Essentials subscription.


Members with an Epocrates Essentials subscription will have access to premium content across all Epocrates supported platforms.

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