Doctors should be aware that antipsychotics are potentially toxic, particularly in older patients and those with dementia,…
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The first study to examine adverse drug events due to off-label prescribing has found the practice does indeed increase risk…
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Almost all medication-related adverse drug reactions are preventable and predictable and could be avoided with better…
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Long-term use of paracetamol poses a small increased risk of gastrointestinal problems, high blood pressure and stroke,…
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Australian pharmacists are preventing potential adverse reactions in patients taking warfarin due to the high quality of…
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The failure of a pair of pharmacists to identify an adverse interaction between two prescription drugs has led to a…
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Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), one of the most commonly used classes of drugs in Australia, are…
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