In this lecture I discuss the Historical events of Pharmacovigilance.
Also discuss the Development process of Pharmacovigilance.
Various laws enforces for proper vigilance of side effects of drugs.
Thalidomide Tragedy , Chloroform tragedy, Kafauver Harris Amendment ACT , UK Yellow card system, WHO pilot project for ADR, Post Marketing surveillance, Drug risk management guideline, discussed.
Sulfanilamide adverse event , Statinon side effects, Chloroform induced syncope, Diethyl stillbestrol tragedy, Veginal carcinoma discussed. European PV legislation draft rules, and Good Pharmacovigilance Practice for Medicine guideline development year also discuss.
MCQ on Pharmacovigilance given at the end of Lecture see above lecture