Janusmed Sex and Gender is a knowledge database with general information on sex and gender aspects on drug treatment. The information is aimed towards healthcare personal. It is possible to search on generic names in English and trade names of drug products on the Swedish market. For detailed information on how to search, click on Search help in the blue search field. The purpose of the web site is to improve drug treatment by providing information on whether drug choice or drug dosing need to consider the patient's sex.
Please note that Janusmed Sex and Gender does not include information on teratogenic effects or compatibility with breast feeding. For this information, please consult the knowledge databases Janusmed Drugs and Birth Defects and Janusmed Drugs and Breastfeeding, respectively (in Swedish).
The Health and Medical Care Administration at Region Stockholm is responsible for the web site. The work is done in collaboration with the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Karolinska University Hospital and Centre for Gender Medicine, Karolinska Institutet.