The practice of monitoring the effects of medical drugs after they have been licensed for use, especially in order to identify and evaluate previously unreported adverse reactions: the partnership hopes to develop diagnostic tools to improve pharmacovigilance
More example sentences
- Neither the directive on good clinical practice nor the guidance on pharmacovigilance has yet been agreed within the European Union.
- We have repeatedly shown that prescription event monitoring provides a valuable addition to pharmacovigilance of prescription products in England.
- All medicines (prescription, pharmacy, and general sales) are subject to exactly the same requirements in terms of pharmacovigilance.
Definition of pharmacovigilance in:
- The US English dictionary