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Adverse drug events believed to be among the leading causes of mortality in the United States

Adverse drug events believed to be among the leading causes of mortality in the United States

Panorama programme lead to significant increase in adverse paroxetine reports

Panorama programme lead to significant increase in adverse paroxetine reports

Pharmacogenetics can reduce health care costs

Pharmacogenetics can reduce health care costs

Study of the effects of aripiprazole, olanzapine, quetiapine and risperidone, in elderly patients with dementia

Study of the effects of aripiprazole, olanzapine, quetiapine and risperidone, in elderly patients with dementia

Eighty-three percent of Medicare beneficiaries have at least one chronic condition

Eighty-three percent of Medicare beneficiaries have at least one chronic condition

A study analyzes the most important factors leading to death or liver transplant in drug-induced liver disease

A study analyzes the most important factors leading to death or liver transplant in drug-induced liver disease

Medication errors continue even in highly computerized hospital

Medication errors continue even in highly computerized hospital

Monitoring program has successfully identified a large number of previously unknown, serious and often-fatal drug reactions

Monitoring program has successfully identified a large number of previously unknown, serious and often-fatal drug reactions

Measures to improve the drug side effect reporting system - the Yellow Card Scheme

Measures to improve the drug side effect reporting system - the Yellow Card Scheme

Genetic markers implicated in fatal side effects of schizophrenia drug

Genetic markers implicated in fatal side effects of schizophrenia drug

Potential safety risks with Celebrex

Potential safety risks with Celebrex

Review findings released on the safety of antidepressants (SSRI's)

Review findings released on the safety of antidepressants (SSRI's)

Information about serious adverse effects of cerivastatin were known within months after drug launched

Information about serious adverse effects of cerivastatin were known within months after drug launched

Drug reaction breakthrough

Drug reaction breakthrough

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

12% of children at risk of undetected/unreported adverse drug reactions

12% of children at risk of undetected/unreported adverse drug reactions

Adverse drug reactions cost the NHS £466m a year

Adverse drug reactions cost the NHS £466m a year

Generic fixed-dose combinations (FDCs) of antiretrovirals are a key factor in access to treatment of HIV/AIDS infection in the developing world

Generic fixed-dose combinations (FDCs) of antiretrovirals are a key factor in access to treatment of HIV/AIDS infection in the developing world

Australians will have access to a new Medicare smartcard

Australians will have access to a new Medicare smartcard

New guidelines to develop reliable information for consumer use of alternative medicines

New guidelines to develop reliable information for consumer use of alternative medicines