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Suspected adverse reactions to veterinary drugs reported in South Africa (January 1998 - February 2001).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11811698     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Veterinary Pharmacovigilance Centre received 59 reports of suspected adverse drug reactions during the period January 1998 - February 2001. The number of reports received increased after the establishment of a formal procedure for recording and responding to reports. The number of reports received per species was: dogs 19, cats 15, cattle 7, sheep/ goats 6, chickens 4, pigs 3, horses 2 and giraffe 1. Many different types of adverse reactions were reported, including lack of efficacy, hypersensitivity, inappropriate use of products by non-veterinarians, known adverse effects and adverse effects encountered with extra-label use of products.
Authors:
R Gehring
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the South African Veterinary Association     Volume:  72     ISSN:  1019-9128     ISO Abbreviation:  J S Afr Vet Assoc     Publication Date:  2001 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-01-28     Completed Date:  2002-05-02     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7503122     Medline TA:  J S Afr Vet Assoc     Country:  South Africa    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  120-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Systems* / legislation & jurisprudence
Animal Diseases / chemically induced,  drug therapy*
Animals
Animals, Domestic
Cats
Cattle
Chickens
Dogs
Goats
Horses
Legislation, Drug
Legislation, Veterinary
Sheep
South Africa
Swine
Treatment Outcome
Veterinary Drugs / adverse effects*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Veterinary Drugs

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