drug companion

drug companion

A medication whose efficacy depends on its use with a second agent. The same drug may have little effect when used alone.
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The Pfizer drug companion diagnostic test is being specifically developed for use in lung cancer tissue.
Written and updated by leaders in the field, the PEPID suites include: -- PEPID Emergency Medicine Suite -- PEPID Primary Care Plus (Ambulatory & Hospital Care) -- PEPID Clinical Rotation Companion Suite -- PEPID Clinical Nursing Suite -- PEPID Clinical Nursing & Oncology Suite -- PEPID Pre-Hospital Emergency Suite (for EMS and EMT pros) -- PEPID Portable Drug Companion Suite -- PEPID Medical Calculators -- PEPID Drug Interactions Generator
The following versions are now available for users: Pre-Hospital Emergency (EMS), Emergency Medicine Physicians (ED), All Physicians (MD), Medical Student Companion (MSC), Clinical Nursing (RN) and the Portable Drug Companion (PDC).