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Veterinary Medicines Pharmacovigilance Annual Review 2018 Summary

A review of adverse events following the use of veterinary medicines reported in 2018


Veterinary Pharmacovigilance in the UK Annual Review summary 2018

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The annual review summarises the 7,159 reports of UK adverse events in animals, humans and the environment after the use of veterinary medicines and other products reported to VMD in 2018.

Information includes:

  • types of products mentioned in reports
  • animal adverse events
  • companion animals (pets)
  • food animals
  • human adverse events
  • advice to users of veterinary medicines
  • changes made to product literature, as a result of pharmacovigilance information received
Published 20 February 2020