IMA Starts Nodal centre for adverse drug reactions
IMA PvPI Initiative has started a nodal centre at IMA headquarters. All IMA members can now report adverse reactions to drugs, vaccines, medical devices, Blood products and herbal products at IMA PvPI helpline 9717776514, open Monday to Friday 9-5.30PM
They can also call 18001803024.
Clinical trials only detect common adverse drug reactions as less than 500 human subjects are involved in any trial. Even 1 Adverse Drug Reaction of medicine in 10,000 populations is considered as unsafe.
Adverse Drug Reactions can be known or unknown, serious or non-serious due to drugs, vaccines, devices and blood products.
If you see vomiting, stomach pain, itching, rashes, headache, fever after taking any drug report. Report adverse event to safeguard your patient
My minuscule contribution by reporting adverse drug reactions helps voluminously to promote the safety of more than 1.2 billion population.