Find out what you're taking with this fully updated pocket-sized guide to more than 2,500 prescription and over-the-counter drugs from Britain's leading medical authority, the BMA. It is jargon-free and easy-to-follow, you can get all the vital information you need on today's drugs fast. You can learn how they work, what they treat, their risks, benefits and side effects, and how to use them safely and effectively. Plus find detailed descriptions and facts on 260 commonly used medicines including the latest on anticancer, asthma treatments and travel immunisations. Pop it in your pocket when you're off the chemist or doctor.