The Pill Book can be purchased online at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and from the book's publisher, Random House. The book is also available for purchase in Barnes and Noble and Wal-Mart stores. The book, a medical reference guide, provides consumers with information about prescription drugs.
The Pill Book is written by Dr. Harold Silverman, a hospital pharmacist and educator. According to the publisher, the book has been in print for more than thirty years and was most recently updated in 2012. The book contains information on over 1,800 prescription drugs, including information on generic alternatives to brand-name drugs, usual dosages and possible side effects.