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DTC Drug Ads: New Study Finds Perception of Risks Diluted by Lengthy Side Effects List By Michael Mezher - Published 11 October 2017

A study on direct-to-consumer (DTC) drug advertising published Monday in Nature Human Behavior finds that consumers perceive drugs to be less risky when ads for the drug list all of its side effects compared to when only serious side effects are listed.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Advertising and Promotion, Drugs

Tags: Direct-to-Consumer, Drug Advertising, Side Effects, Risk

Tufts CSDD Raises Questions over Adverse Event Reporting in US By Zachary Brennan - Published 16 September 2015

Inconsistencies in the way adverse event reports are filled out and sent to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could mislead drug safety professionals and cause the wrong conclusions to be drawn, in addition to myriad other issues, according to a report from the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development released Wednesday.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Communication, Compliance, Drugs, Postmarket surveillance, Quality

Tags: adverse event reporting, ADEs, MedWatch, FDA, side effects

FDA and Google Talk 'Adverse Event Trending' By Michael Mezher - Published 16 July 2015

Last month, representatives from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and search giant Google met to discuss "adverse event trending," Bloomberg reports.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Drugs, Postmarket surveillance

Tags: Google, pharmacovigilance, adverse events, side effects

Study: Patients Often Unaware of Off-Label Prescribing Risks By Alexander Gaffney - Published 07 March 2012

Categories: Europe, Drugs

Tags: Off Label, Prescribing, Side Effects, Adverse Events, Pharmaceuticals, Off-label, Latest News, patients

FDA Releases Warning About Mixing Grapefruit Juice, Medicines By Alexander Gaffney - Published 24 February 2012

Categories: FDA

Tags: Side Effects, Adverse Events, Grapefruit, Juice, AER, Latest News, food