Certificate of compliance


is in compliance with the HONcode

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14 Years

Certificate validity 01 Mar 2016 - Mar 2017

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

24 Dec 2001

Certificate validity

01 Mar 2016 - Mar 2017

Date of last visit:

01 Mar 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Editorial Staff
The Drugs.com editorial team is comprised of registered pharmacists. Our editors constantly seek to improve the quality and usability of the Drugs.com web site.
The senior pharmacists on the editorial team are:
Leigh Ann Anderson - Senior Editorial Pharmacist
BS, PharmD, with specialized residency in Drug Information
University of Florida - Shands Hopsital; Post-doc residency, Drug Information 1992 – 1993
Campbell University College of Pharmacy; PharmD, Pharmacy 1990 – 1992
Judith Stewart - Information Systems Pharmacist
Bachelor of Pha...

(30 Nov 2015) - Link

Medical Disclaimers
This site is designed to offer You general health information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments. If You have or suspect that You have a medical problem or condition, please contact...

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Privacy Policy

(28 Dec 2015) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Source: FDA

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Updated: May 12th, 2015

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All information is provided.

Before taking this medicine
What happens if I overdose?
What should I avoid?
Bactrim side effects

(30 Nov 2015) - Link

Contact form available from every page of the website.

Contact Drugs.com

(30 Nov 2015) - Link

The Drugs.com website is owned and operated by the Drugsite Trust. The Drugsite Trust is a privately held Trust administered by two New Zealand Pharmacists
Drugs.com is NOT affiliated with any pharmaceutical companies. The only funding we receive from pharmaceutical companies is by way of advertisements that appear on the Drugs.com website.

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Ads are labellised and framed


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Drugs.com acceptance of any Advertisement is under no circumstances considered to be an endorsement of any advertised product or service or for the company that manufactures, distributes, or promotes the product or service.
Advertisers have no control or influence over site content or a users search results on the Drugs.com website. Search results are based solely on the functionality available through our search software and user-defined criteria.

(30 Nov 2015) - Link

Advertising is separate from content. Drugs.com will not display any Advertising that is not clearly labeled.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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