The world’s pharmaceutical knowledge in one place.

DrugBank is a curated pharmaceutical knowledge base for precision medicine, electronic health records, and drug discovery.

We collect, curate and organize all the important information about drugs into a single unified resource. All the knowledge in DrugBank is backed by tens of thousands of scientific references. Whether you are trying to uncover a new drug for a rare disease, or make a medication reminder app: Drugbank makes your application smarter and your development time shorter.

DrugBank is used by companies across the pharmaceutical and health industries.

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Clinical Drug Information

Integrate detailed information about clinical drugs in your precision medicine and EMR software.

Record drug information accurately. Find the right information quickly. Get alerts for drug-drug interactions and contraindications. Our detailed information is curated by our team of pharmacists, pharmacologists and medical doctors and with daily data updates you can rest assured that you are always using the latest information.

Our datasets for clinical drug information are available through an API or data download. Our API and datasets are designed for developers and we provide detailed documentation, tutorials and support to help get you up and running quickly.

Data for Drug Discovery

Comprehensive structured drug knowledge for data analysis, drug discovery, and AI development.

Our datasets are used by thousands of researchers and companies to find new drugs, repurpose drugs and build predictive models. Datasets available cover drugs from early stages of research, clinical trials and approval. Our comprehensive curated datasets are integrated, organized and normalized so you can get better answers faster.

We provide multiple formats and APIs to support easy integration with your software and existing workflows. Our API and datasets are designed for developers and we provide detailed documentation, tutorials and support to help get you up and running quickly.

DrugBank for Academia

Detailed information about approved and investigational drugs and drug targets for academic researchers, students and health professionals.

DrugBank.ca is a free-to-access website that provides highly detailed information covering multiple topics including pharmacology, chemical structures, targets, metabolism and toxicology. Multiple search tools are provided including text search, and searching by gene sequence or chemical structure. Comprehensive data downloads are also available for free for academic and non-commercial researchers.