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Medical Reference: Citing Merck

Here you can find information on ECPI's online medical reference resources with tutorials and step-by-step citation examples.

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Merck does not provide an APA reference, but you have all the pieces you need to create one.

Merck references


You'll cite Merck like a website. Use the URL that shows in your browser.
Below is an example from the APA Style website.


APA reference

Merck medical reference

Citing drug information from Merck is very different from citing medical topics.

Merck drug info


Unlike the medical topics, there is no date for the Merck drug information.
See the information below from the APA Style website.

CAM author



Since there is no date or archived version of this information, you must include the date you looked at the information in the reference, before the URL.
Retrieved Month, Day Year from URL

Merck drug reference