In 1968, the World Health Organization (WHO) proposed the creation of an International Pharmacovigilance Center which is currently located in Uppsala (Sweden) to collect, analyze and distribute information on adverse drug events and reactions, recommending measures Which should be adopted.
WHAT IS PHARMACOVIGILANCE?
According to Official Mexican Standard 220, PHARMACOVIGILANCE is the science that seeks to collect, monitor, investigate and evaluate information on the effects of traditional medicines, biological products, medicinal plants, with the objective of identifying new information about Of the adverse reactions and to prevent the damages in the patients.
WHAT IS AN ADVERSE EVENT?
It is thus told any undesirable medical occurrence that may occur during the clinical investigation stage of a drug but does not necessarily have a causal relationship with it.
WHAT IS AN ADVERSE REACTION?
Any undesirable clinical manifestation that gives indication or appearance of having a causal relationship with one or more medications is thus told.
HOW TO REPORT AN ADVERSE REACTION OR EVENT?
If you have presented an event or adverse reaction with the use of any of the medicines of Chiesi Mexico, you can notify the Department of Pharmacovigilance of Chiesi Mexico through the following means:
Provide the following information for the notification of the event or adverse reaction: