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The Weber Effect and FAERS: Analysis of Sixty-Two Drugs Approved from 2006 - 2010
Published in the Wednesday, March 19, 2014 edition of Drug Safety, a premier international journal that specializes in risk assessment and the prevention and management of adverse effects of individual drugs and drug classes.
Read more about the Weber Effect and signal detection in Pharmacovigilance Signal Detection: A Complete Guide.
Highlights of Report:
- Most of the modern adverse event reporting into FAERS does not follow the pattern described by the ‘Weber Effect'
- FAERS data is credible as a factor in a drug’s safety profile
- Modern FAERS reporting has improved greatly over the last decade and will be an increasingly important factor in determining the overall safety profile of FDA approved prescription drugs