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From Uppsala Reports - By breaking down the wall between the pre- and post-marketing phases in a medication’s life-cycle, the safety profile of a new product would have more time to mature in the real world, argues Dr Agnes Kant from Lareb.
From Uppsala Reports -Black-market medicines, self-medication, and a low general knowledge of the safe use of drugs motivated Cabo Verde’s national pharmacovigilance centre to boost public awareness with a TV and radio campaign.
An article from the latest Uppsala Reports on AMR, which is one of the greatest obstacles to achieving UN's Sustainable Development Goals. It is increasingly recognised as an issue which requires global collective action.
The Identification of Medicinal Products (IDMP) – a set of international standards – supports harmonised specifications for pharmaceutical products and their ingredients in order to enhance pharmacovigilance activities globally.
21 National Competent Authorities came together in a first-of-its-kind EU-wide social media campaign during an adverse drug reaction awareness week in 2016.