Strong Medicine (2000–2006)

TV Series  |   |  Drama
6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 793 users  
Reviews: 20 user | 3 critic

Tough female doctors treat an exclusively female clientele at the Rittenhouse Women's clinic, tackling female-centric issues and trying to make the world a better place in a male-dominated society.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 titles
created 21 Jan 2012
 
a list of 23 titles
created 01 Feb 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 09 Oct 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 38 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Strong Medicine" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Strong Medicine (2000–2006)

Strong Medicine (2000–2006) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Strong Medicine.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



6   5   4   3   2   1  
2006   2005   2004   2003   2002   2001   … See all »
10 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Art Heist (2004)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

When a painting owned by one of her clients is stolen from a Barcelona museum, a New York-based artexpert is sent there to help investigate. After more paintings are stolen, she learns that... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Goeres
Stars: Ellen Pompeo, William Baldwin, Abel Folk
Judging Amy (1999–2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court ... See full summary »

Stars: Amy Brenneman, Tyne Daly, Karle Warren
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Sometimes the strength to rise above life's trials comes from the unlikeliest of places. And when that strength comes from the world of Birdie O'Connor's dreams... See full synopsis »

Director: Mike Norris
Stars: Janine Turner, Mike Norris, Carey Scott
Designing Women (1986–1993)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Outspoken feminist Julia Sugarbaker runs a design firm out of her Atlanta home, along with her shallow ex-beauty queen sister, Suzanne, divorced mother Mary Jo, and, naive country girl ... See full summary »

Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts
Façade (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

This is a real-time story about the suicide of the protagonist, Harold. This film is inspired by true events. We follow him as his best friend, girlfriend, and mother all desert him. He is ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Bedard
Stars: Patrick J. Adams, Shannon Coltrane, Brian Bedard
Mambo Café (2000)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A beautiful Puerto Rican girl and her family in Spanish harlem devise a novel plan to attract business to their restaurant, causing a wildly comic sequence of events ending in near disaster.

Director: Reuben Gonzalez
Stars: Thalía, Paul Rodriguez, Rosanna DeSoto
Undermind (2003)
Crime | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

This psychological dramatic thriller set in New York City is about one man on a journey to find himself. Derrick, a 27 year-old corporate lawyer with a large trust fund, enters the polar ... See full summary »

Director: Nevil Dwek
Stars: Sam Trammell, Erik Jensen, Susan May Pratt
Any Day Now (1998–2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Mary Elizabeth, an outgoing white girl, and Rene, a shy black girl, become close friends as they grow up in 1960's Alabama. Their friendship comes to an end, however, when Mary Elizabeth (... See full summary »

Stars: Annie Potts, Lorraine Toussaint, Mae Middleton
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Mike Norris
Stars: Grant Barker, Ron Bath, Barry Brown
Just a Phase (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Director: Rodman Flender
Stars: Mitchel David Federan, Seana Kofoed, James McCauley
Sisters (1991–1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

"Sisters" follows the lives and loves of four close, but very different, sisters of the Reed family living in Winnetka, Illinois. Alex, the oldest, is a wealthy, slightly snobish, WASP wife... See full summary »

Stars: Swoosie Kurtz, Patricia Kalember, Sela Ward
Strong Medicine (TV Movie 1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A woman starts working for a prestigious pharmaceutical company that's developing a new miraculous cure. Soon, she discovers what a devious and cut-throat business pharmaceutical industry can be.

Director: Guy Green
Stars: Pamela Sue Martin, Patrick Duffy, Dick Van Dyke
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Dr. Luisa 'Lu' Delgado (131 episodes, 2000-2006)
...
 Receptionist Lana Hawkins (131 episodes, 2000-2006)
...
 Midwife Peter Riggs, R.N. (131 episodes, 2000-2006)
...
 Chief of Staff Dr. Robert Jackson (108 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Dr. Nick Biancavilla (89 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Dr. Andy Campbell (59 episodes, 2002-2005)
Edit

Storyline

Dr. Luisa Delgado ran the South Philly Women's Clinic so that poor women could get the medical help they needed. Dr. Dana Stowe did medical research on cancer to help women. Together they now run a women's clinic at Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Hospital to help all women. Written by Dr. Jekyll

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Hope in every heartbeat.

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 July 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Doctoras de Philadelphia  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

There is an episode where a 16-year-old girl overdoses on cough syrup. Throughout the episode, the doctors refer to the drug in cough syrup as "DMX". The psychoactive ingredient in some cough syrups is dextromethorphan hydrobromide, commonly called "DXM". See more »

Quotes

Dr. Dylan West: Mr. Lawson, don't give up hope.
Mr. Lawson: Try looking from the world from where I'm sitting before you lecture me on hope.
Dr. Dylan West: I've been there.
Mr. Lawson: You've killed someone?
Dr. Dylan West: Yeah. I killed my fiancée. I was a fourth-year surgical resident when I met her. She was amazing. Three months after our first date, I asked her to marry me. We were heading up to the Poconos for a ski weekend. I just got off of 36 hours on call. I had no business being behind the wheel. But she wanted to wake up in the mountains. And there was...
[...]
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

This is such a great show
9 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It is the best show every on small screen. Rosa Blasi (Dr. Lu Delgato) and Patricia Richardson (Dr. Andy Campell) are great actors!!!. When Rosa Blasi yells you want to hide, when Patrica turns serious or worries, you are dying to know what is the matter. I know I have cried numerous times during the show. You can watch any episode and know what is happening. That one episode you watch, will not be your last...I guarantee!! Everything that happens is so realistic!!!!! I love that show. Jenifer Hawkins (Lana) is so wonderful!! Peter and Lanna's story can be the funniest and coolest part of the show. I know almost anyone who watches it will love it!!!


13 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Which partner of Lu's have you liked better? littlek82
Who was the hottest charecter? SexysBack
Why isn't Strong Medicine on anymore?? penrod_756
Reunion Movie SexysBack
i REALLY hate this... dumpling321
Is Lifetime not going to air it anymore?!? melsapelle
Discuss Strong Medicine (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page