Skip Navigation Bar

Use the common name for a drug or chemical

Search PubMed with the familiar term for a drug or chemical. Trade names are perfectly acceptable. The NLM controlled vocabulary, the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), accounts for a wide variety of synonyms.

Examples: ibuprofen, sertraline, Norplant

Check your Search details to be sure that your search term is matched or "mapped" to either a MeSH term or a Supplementary Concept.

More: What are Supplementary Concepts?

Please enable JavaScript to view the video on this page.
The video illustrates the directions that are on this page.

This video can be seen directly at //

The captions are available at

[Note: Hover your mouse over the video box for controls, including captioning and full screen mode.]

1 | 2 | Next Page >

< Previous Section | Next Section >