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Medscape is the leading online global destination for physicians and healthcare professionals worldwide, offering the latest medical news and expert perspectives; point-of-care drug and disease information; and relevant professional education and CME/CE. The Medscape app is designed to provide a personalized experience so that you can easily access what you need, when you need it.

What’s NEW?

* Discover the latest clinical news and perspectives in your specialty with our tailored newsfeed. Receive alerts about FDA approvals, conference news, late-breaking clinical trial data, and more.
* Access Reference articles, News, and CME/CE courses with our modern taskbar.
* Customize your homescreen, save your favorite clinical tools, and bookmark articles you like or want to check out later.

Additional Key Features:

* Look up the most current prescribing and safety information on 8500+ prescription and OTC drugs, herbals, and supplements.
* Check out other useful resources, including our drug interaction checker, specialty-specific calculators, pill identifier, and more.
* Find essential procedures in your field with 6200+ Reference articles.
* Earn free CME/CE credits and ABIM MOC points on-the-go, and monitor your progress with our built-in Activity Tracker.
* Access the largest network for physicians and medical students with Consult.

Use your Medscape account to access the Medscape app. Don't have a Medscape account? You can sign up for free when you download the app—it takes only a few seconds.

Do you have feedback for the Medscape team? Email us at medscapemobile@webmd.net

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Version History

Launched May 13, 2014 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Sep 12
2019
(Current)
Version 6.2.2

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

* Fixed an issue that was causing the Procedures icon to link to Diseases and Conditions
* Fixed a crash caused by checking for drug interactions between 20+ drugs
* Fixed a crash caused by sharing content

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Aug 06
2019
Version 6.2.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We're always working hard to bring you the best user experience.

What's New?

An improved design in the Education section! The new layout gives you quick and easy access to all of the CME & Education content you need.

Medscape Team

Jul 17
2019
Version 6.1.1

What's New?

* Easily control your clinical tools by swiping up to close or swiping down for quick access.
* In Consult, physicians and medical students can now mark their cases as “Resolved” or add an “Update” to alert followers about new case information and outcomes.

This app update also includes performance enhancements and minor bug fixes to optimize your experience.

Medscape Team

May 29
2019
Version 6.0.3

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

* Fixed an issue that was logging some users out of the app unnecessarily

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

May 01
2019
Version 6.0.2

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Apr 29
2019
Version 6.0.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We listened to your feedback and enhanced the Medscape app to provide an even better experience.

What's New?

* Our new modern taskbar gives easy access to Reference articles, News, CME, and Consult.
* Now you can customize your homescreen for a more personalized experience.
* A tailored newsfeed is now available! Receive the latest clinical news and perspectives based on your specialty.

If you have feedback, email the Medscape team at medscapemobile@webmd.net

Apr 28
2019
Version 5.0

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Apr 01
2019
Version 4.12

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Feb 18
2019
Version 4.11.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Jan 14
2019
Version 4.11

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Dec 20
2018
Version 4.10

What's New?

Clinical Practice Guidelines are now available on-the-go! Access all of the latest US and international guidelines released by major medical organizations. Review specific areas of patient care, such as workup, diagnosis, and treatment.

This update also includes performance enhancements and minor bug fixes to optimize your experience.

As always, thank you for your feedback.

Medscape Team

Nov 12
2018
Version 4.9.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Oct 18
2018
Version 4.9

Thank you for using Medscape! We're always working hard to bring you the best experience.

What's New?

More content is now available! Access new intriguing cases and challenging quizzes.
We've also added support for sharing our articles. Now, you can share content via email or to your preferred social media channel from within Medscape.

Sep 29
2018
Version 4.8.2

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Sep 16
2018
Version 4.8.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

Aug 01
2018
Version 4.7.1

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

May 29
2018
Version 4.7

Thank you for using Medscape! We've listened to your feedback and made some performance enhancements and bug fixes to optimize your experience.

To make sure you don't miss a thing, just keep your automatic updates turned on.

May 22
2018
Version 4.6.3

-Bug fixes and improvements

Apr 04
2018
Version 4.6.2

-Bug fixes and improvements

Mar 22
2018
Version 4.6.1

-Bug fixes and improvements

Mar 18
2018
Version 4.5.2

This release contains bug fixes and performance improvements. We welcome any feedback on what you'd like to see in the future so email us at medscapemobile@webmd.net. More enhancements are on the way!

Feb 05
2018
Version 4.5.1

This release contains bug fixes and performance improvements. We welcome any feedback on what you'd like to see in the future so email us at medscapemobile@webmd.net. More enhancements are on the way!

Jan 24
2018
Version 4.5

Thank you for using Medscape. Update to the latest version to see the app's new features:
Medscape Consult: Medical students can now post in Consult! If you prefer to see physician posts only, simply turn off the "Show Medical Student Posts" feature. Users can now also see all of the responses they have made to Consult posts directly from the Profile page.
In addition, we fixed a bug that was preventing users from highlighting & copying text in the app. More exciting features are on the way!

Dec 06
2017
Version 4.4.3

Thank you for using Medscape. We listened to your feedback and made some changes. You'll notice that physician authors and the last-updated date are now more prominently displayed in our reference articles. This release also contains bug fixes and performance improvements. More exciting app features are on the way!

Nov 16
2017
Version 4.4.2

-Bug fixes and improvements

Nov 02
2017
Version 4.4.1

- Bug fixes and improvements

Nov 01
2017
Version 4.4

- Optimized Search: seamlessly filter between content types including Reference, News, Education & Medline
- Improved navigation for Conditions & Procedure articles
- New ‘Find on Page’ feature for Conditions and Procedure articles to help you quickly find keywords
- New Night Mode & Font Resizer options for Conditions and Procedure articles to adjust screen as needed
- Share your feedback with the Medscape team using our new 'Report an Issue' option in the Help section

Jul 18
2017
Version 4.3

-New Consult Feature: Make your voice heard by voting for your favorite posts and responses!
-Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Jun 15
2017
Version 4.2

- Medscape Consult enhancements: Now earn 0.5 CME credits directly on eligible clinical cases
- Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Apr 03
2017
Version 4.1.4

Bug fixes & Performance enhancements

Feb 25
2017
Version 4.1.3

(v4.1.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.0)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Material Design and Consult integration.
(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.

Feb 21
2017
Version 4.1.2

(v4.1.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.0)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Material Design and Consult integration.
(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.1)
Visually identify drugs, OTCs, and supplements with our NEW Pill ID tool.
Various performance enhancements and bug fixes.

Dec 02
2016
Version 4.1.1

(v4.1.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.0)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Material Design and Consult integration.
(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.1)
Visually identify drugs, OTCs, and supplements with our NEW Pill ID tool.
Various performance enhancements and bug fixes.

Nov 22
2016
Version 4.1

(v4.1)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v4.0)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Material Design and Consult integration.
(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.1)
Visually identify drugs, OTCs, and supplements with our NEW Pill ID tool.
Various performance enhancements and bug fixes.

Nov 18
2016
Version 4.0

(v4.0)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Material Design and Consult integration.
(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.1)
Visually identify drugs, OTCs, and supplements with our NEW Pill ID tool.
Various performance enhancements and bug fixes.

Apr 19
2016
Version 3.3.3

(v3.3.3)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.2)
Performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v3.3.1)
Visually identify drugs, OTCs, and supplements with our NEW Pill ID tool.
Various performance enhancements and bug fixes.
(v 3.1)
Quickly view all drugs in a particular class.
Easily scan through an A-Z listing of drugs.
Rapidly access recently viewed articles through new search history capability.
Faster access to drug formulary information (available from the Reference screen).

Oct 19
2015
Version 3.3.2

Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information.

The Medscape app is the highest rated, fastest growing free mobile app for healthcare professionals with over 4 million registered users.


The Medscape app for Android™ is available for free.

All features are available for free. (Log in required only for the first time using the app. New users can register for a free account.)


Most popular features available in our app:


- Medical News:
Read the latest news available across 30+ specialties, covering FDA announcements, thought leader perspectives, conference news, important journal articles, plus physician business news and tips.


- Drug Information and Tools:
Look up adult and pediatric drug dosing information in seconds, check drug interactions, access medical calculators, and get health plan formulary information to support you with patient care.


- Disease & Condition Information:
Prep for patients by reviewing clinical presentation, workup, and treatment information for 4,400+ diseases and conditions. Authored and reviewed by expert physicians.


- Medical Calculators
Access 129 medical calculators covering formulas, scales, and classifications directly through the calculator feature. Plus, 600+ drugs in our drug reference have integrated dosing calculators.


- Drug Formulary Information
Find out whether a drug is covered under a particular health plan and easily compare tier status for drugs in the same class to consider an alternative for your patient. Choose from our complete list of 1,800 plans across all 50 states.


- Continuing Medical Education Courses:
Complete accredited CME/CE courses for professional development and to fulfill licensure requirements. Courses available in 1,000+ topics across 30+ specialties.


- Offline Access:
Drug, condition, and procedure reference, plus drug interaction checker can be accessed without an internet connection when you select the option to download our clinical reference database.


For more information, visit medscape.com/mobileapp


Please remember, we aren’t able to respond to you based on comments. If you have any suggestions to improve our app or are having issues using our app, please contact us through our online help center at help.medscape.com.


Supported Device and OS Information:


Supported Devices: Google Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Galaxy S III, Google Nexus 7, Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC Incredible


Supported OS: 2.3, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4


NOTE: Users with 'rooted' devices and ad-blocker software installed may experience connectivity errors while using Medscape.


Please disable ad-blocker software before attempting to download Medscape's offline Clinical Reference.

Aug 03
2015
Version 3.3.1

Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information.

The Medscape app is the highest rated, fastest growing free mobile app for healthcare professionals with over 4 million registered users.


The Medscape app for Android™ is available for free.

All features are available for free. (Log in required only for the first time using the app. New users can register for a free account.)


Most popular features available in our app:


- Medical News:
Read the latest news available across 30+ specialties, covering FDA announcements, thought leader perspectives, conference news, important journal articles, plus physician business news and tips.


- Drug Information and Tools:
Look up adult and pediatric drug dosing information in seconds, check drug interactions, access medical calculators, and get health plan formulary information to support you with patient care.


- Disease & Condition Information:
Prep for patients by reviewing clinical presentation, workup, and treatment information for 4,400+ diseases and conditions. Authored and reviewed by expert physicians.


- Medical Calculators
Access 129 medical calculators covering formulas, scales, and classifications directly through the calculator feature. Plus, 600+ drugs in our drug reference have integrated dosing calculators.


- Drug Formulary Information
Find out whether a drug is covered under a particular health plan and easily compare tier status for drugs in the same class to consider an alternative for your patient. Choose from our complete list of 1,800 plans across all 50 states.


- Continuing Medical Education Courses:
Complete accredited CME/CE courses for professional development and to fulfill licensure requirements. Courses available in 1,000+ topics across 30+ specialties.


- Offline Access:
Drug, condition, and procedure reference, plus drug interaction checker can be accessed without an internet connection when you select the option to download our clinical reference database.


For more information, visit medscape.com/mobileapp


Please remember, we aren’t able to respond to you based on comments. If you have any suggestions to improve our app or are having issues using our app, please contact us through our online help center at help.medscape.com.


Supported Device and OS Information:


Supported Devices: Google Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Galaxy S III, Google Nexus 7, Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC Incredible


Supported OS: 2.3, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4


NOTE: Users with 'rooted' devices and ad-blocker software installed may experience connectivity errors while using Medscape.


Please disable ad-blocker software before attempting to download Medscape's offline Clinical Reference.

Jul 21
2015
Version 3.3

Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information.

The Medscape app is the highest rated, fastest growing free mobile app for healthcare professionals with over 4 million registered users.


The Medscape app for Android™ is available for free.

All features are available for free. (Log in required only for the first time using the app. New users can register for a free account.)


Most popular features available in our app:


- Medical News:
Read the latest news available across 30+ specialties, covering FDA announcements, thought leader perspectives, conference news, important journal articles, plus physician business news and tips.


- Drug Information and Tools:
Look up adult and pediatric drug dosing information in seconds, check drug interactions, access medical calculators, and get health plan formulary information to support you with patient care.


- Disease & Condition Information:
Prep for patients by reviewing clinical presentation, workup, and treatment information for 4,400+ diseases and conditions. Authored and reviewed by expert physicians.


- Medical Calculators
Access 129 medical calculators covering formulas, scales, and classifications directly through the calculator feature. Plus, 600+ drugs in our drug reference have integrated dosing calculators.


- Drug Formulary Information
Find out whether a drug is covered under a particular health plan and easily compare tier status for drugs in the same class to consider an alternative for your patient. Choose from our complete list of 1,800 plans across all 50 states.


- Continuing Medical Education Courses:
Complete accredited CME/CE courses for professional development and to fulfill licensure requirements. Courses available in 1,000+ topics across 30+ specialties.


- Offline Access:
Drug, condition, and procedure reference, plus drug interaction checker can be accessed without an internet connection when you select the option to download our clinical reference database.


For more information, visit medscape.com/mobileapp


Please remember, we aren’t able to respond to you based on comments. If you have any suggestions to improve our app or are having issues using our app, please contact us through our online help center at help.medscape.com.


Supported Device and OS Information:


Supported Devices: Google Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Galaxy S III, Google Nexus 7, Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC Incredible


Supported OS: 2.3, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4


NOTE: Users with 'rooted' devices and ad-blocker software installed may experience connectivity errors while using Medscape.


Please disable ad-blocker software before attempting to download Medscape's offline Clinical Reference.

Sep 29
2014
Version 3.2.2

Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information.

The Medscape app is the highest rated, fastest growing free mobile app for healthcare professionals with over 4 million registered users.


The Medscape app for Android™ is available for free.

All features are available for free. (Log in required only for the first time using the app. New users can register for a free account.)


Most popular features available in our app:


- Medical News:
Read the latest news available across 30+ specialties, covering FDA announcements, thought leader perspectives, conference news, important journal articles, plus physician business news and tips.


- Drug Information and Tools:
Look up adult and pediatric drug dosing information in seconds, check drug interactions, access medical calculators, and get health plan formulary information to support you with patient care.


- Disease & Condition Information:
Prep for patients by reviewing clinical presentation, workup, and treatment information for 4,400+ diseases and conditions. Authored and reviewed by expert physicians.


- Medical Calculators
Access 129 medical calculators covering formulas, scales, and classifications directly through the calculator feature. Plus, 600+ drugs in our drug reference have integrated dosing calculators.


- Drug Formulary Information
Find out whether a drug is covered under a particular health plan and easily compare tier status for drugs in the same class to consider an alternative for your patient. Choose from our complete list of 1,800 plans across all 50 states.


- Continuing Medical Education Courses:
Complete accredited CME/CE courses for professional development and to fulfill licensure requirements. Courses available in 1,000+ topics across 30+ specialties.


- Offline Access:
Drug, condition, and procedure reference, plus drug interaction checker can be accessed without an internet connection when you select the option to download our clinical reference database.


For more information, visit medscape.com/mobileapp


Please remember, we aren’t able to respond to you based on comments. If you have any suggestions to improve our app or are having issues using our app, please contact us through our online help center at help.medscape.com.


Supported Device and OS Information:


Supported Devices: Google Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Galaxy S III, Google Nexus 7, Samsung Galaxy Note II, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC Evo 4G, HTC Incredible


Supported OS: 2.3, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4


NOTE: Users with 'rooted' devices and ad-blocker software installed may experience connectivity errors while using Medscape.


Please disable ad-blocker software before attempting to download Medscape's offline Clinical Reference.

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