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adverse drug reaction


Definition: “a response to a drug which is noxious and unintended and which occurs at doses normally used in man [sic] for prophylaxis, diagnosis, or therapy of disease or for the modification of physiologic function.” [International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use.]

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