Tuesday, 21 April 2015

WHO App Designed To Help You Check Side-effects Of Medicines

The World Health Organization (WHO) has designed a web application to assist anyone find out, if they are being affected by a drug adversely; a huge step in Pharmacovigilance.

In a statement on their website, pharmacovigilance, or drug safety, is the primary method used to identify hazards associated with medicinal products and minimizing the risk of any harm that may come to patients.

WHO advice: Never stop or change the dose for prescription medicines without consulting your physician.

Visit the site here.

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