Featured: Top 9 Best Medical Apps

December 11, 2014 - Written By Alexander Maxham

When we talk about medical apps, we mean anything from getting glasses, to looking up symptoms for a disease, to even calling in prescriptions to your pharmacy to get a refill. It’s such a broad category, and there are plenty of great apps. We’ve hand picked about 10 of them and have included them in this list. So let’s have a look and see what Google Play has available for us.

GoodRx Drug Prices and Coupons

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GoodRx makes comparing prescription drug prices easy. Our app provides current cash and sale prices, manufacturer coupons, pharmacy discounts and valuable savings tips for thousands of prescriptions at pharmacies near you. GoodRx tells you which pharmacies have many popular generic drugs for less than $4 per fill, and some where certain prescriptions for free!


FollowMyHealthâ„¢ Mobile

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Access and manage your health information on-the-go with the mobile version of your Universal Health Record powered by FollowMyHealth. View test and lab results, request prescription renewals, communicate securely with your physicians, schedule appointments, and more – for you and your family with 24/7 online access!


HelpRx Mobile Drug Discounts

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It is our mission to provide the best prescription discounts on the web. Every discount you find on this app is free, good at every U.S. pharmacy, and can save you money right at the register. Average savings are 50%, or $150 annually per user. Get started by downloading our free app, search for your medication and view your coupon. Present the coupon image to your pharmacist for instant savings. If you are looking to save on multiple prescriptions, please consider our free Rx discount card. Our reusable discount prescription card gives you access to all of our 50,000+ prescription discounts.



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Pregnant? Get the worldwide No.1 Pregnancy App. 
Want to see beautiful, interactive images for every week of pregnancy? Join more than 2 million users who already use this App to follow their pregnancy. The App can also be personalized for dads, grandparents and other family members.



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The 1-800 CONTACTS app is the fastest, easiest and most enjoyable way to order contact lenses in the solar system. Where else can you reorder your contacts in 3 taps? Pluto? PLUTO ISN’T EVEN A PLANET ANYMORE.


Drugs.com Medication Guide

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The easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records. All mobile-optimized to speed up your browsing experience. Including features like My Drug List – Add your medications to instantly assemble relevant medical information in a simple, easy to read personalized format. Access in-depth consumer information, FDA alerts, drug interactions, plus food, allergy and medical condition interactions. An invaluable tool for medication management and adherence. Complete Drugs A to Z listings – Fast search, accurate suggestion engine and the most comprehensive database of drug information available online. Pill Identifier – Identify any meds simply by entering an imprint, shape or color. Database updated daily. Interactions Checker – Provides a list of interactions that may occur when different drugs are taken at the same time. Also checks food interactions automatically.


WebMD for Android

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Get 24/7 access to health information and decision-support tools. WebMD for Android helps you with your decision-making and health improvement efforts by providing mobile access 24/7 to mobile-optimized health information and decision-support tools including WebMD’s Symptom Checker, Drugs & Treatments, First Aid Information and Local Health Listings. WebMD the App also gives you access to first aid information without having to be connected wirelessly – critical if you don’t have Internet access in the time of need.


Medical Terminologies (Free)

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A quick Medical Terminology Reference app for all. Medical Terms and Dictionary with common and uncommon words, terms and phrases. Used by physicians, nurses, PAs, NPs, medical students, nursing students and more. With this simple, powerfull and free app you can reveal meanings of thousands of medical terms in English language.
It contains directory of most common used medical terms, diseases, tests and symptoms extended by external sources with tons of medical terminology.



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Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. The Medscape app is the highest rated, fastest growing free mobile app for healthcare professionals with over 4 million registered users. The Medscape app for Androidâ„¢ is available for free.