Pill Identifier and Drug List is a free iPhone app to identify pills and drugs by imprint, shape, or color. It indexes around 60,000+ drugs from the USA and you can find every single detail of a drug in this app. You can find a drug easily by specifying its imprint number. The best part is that it also displays images of the drugs displayed in the search results. It displays the drug information in a well-organized manner and tells you about its manufacturer, warnings, dosage details and directions to use. So, if there is any medicine at your home and you are not quite sure about it, then you can find its details by searching for this drug by its imprint number. Also, you can browse this huge list of indexed drugs by their brand or generic name. While browsing the drugs if you come across any of your medicines that you take, then you can also bookmark it and quickly access later. The additional features of this free pill finder iPhone app include: Symptom Checker, BMI Calculator, Blood Pressure Measurement, etc.
How to use this free pill identifier iPhone app to identify medicines:
The interface of this free pill finder and identifier iPhone app is quite intuitive and straightforward. All the options to find pills, search drugs, etc. are on its main screen, as shown below.
In order to find a specific pill or drug, you can use any of these parameters: imprint number, shape, and color. The more parameters you specify, it will be a lot easier for you to find a particular drug. The imprint number is the most important parameter as it will narrow down the search results by a huge margin. If you find the imprint number of any drug, then you can use this website to find it by specifying drug name. Tap on the “Pill Identifier” option on the main screen and then specify any of the 3 parameters options mentioned above and tap on the “SEARCH” button. The app then searches within its drug list and return the matching results with images, as shown in the main screenshot.
Now, tap on any drug name to read its more details like brand name, generic name, NDC, manufacturer, type, and directions, as shown in the screenshot below. I really think that an option to email or save this drug details would have added more value to it. For now, you can just bookmark it to quickly access it later from the “My Meds” section.
Other features of Pill Identifier and Drug List iPhone app:
- Drug Search: Search a drug by brand or generic name.
- My Meds: Access all bookmarked drugs at one place.
- Symptom Checker: Specify symptoms and get drugs name that you can take for treatment. Use this feature cautiously as it itself states that it is not a replacement for treatment by a doctor.
- Drug Index: Browse drugs by brand or generic name organized alphabetically.
- Fair Price: Lowest price comparison of a drug from various pharmacies like Walmart, Costco, and Safeway.
- BMI Calculator.
- Blood Sugar Measurement.
- Blood Pressure Measurement.
- Health Articles: Read health articles.
Pill Identifier and Drug List is a very useful app which can find the details of any medicine and drugs at your home. All you need to do is specify imprint, shape, or color of the drug to find its details. Do check it out :)