Individual adverse reaction reports may be the only source of information concerning previously undetected adverse reactions or changes in product safety and effective profiles to marketed health products.
What does AR stand for?
AR stands for Adverse Reaction
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- Adaptive Reception Control
- Add Register
- Address Register
- Administrative Record
- Administrative Regulation (various organizations)
- Administrative Requirement
- Adrenaline Rush (gaming; also an IMAX film)
- Adrenergic Receptor (protein)
- Advanced Reactor
- Adventure Racing
Samples in periodicals archive:
An adverse reaction is a harmful or an unintended response to drugs, whereas a medical error is any preventable event that may cause or lead to inappropriate effects while the medication is in the control of the healthcare professional, patient or consumer.
According to HAAD statistics, 1,380 reports of adverse reaction and medication errors were reported in the emirate in 2010, of which 825 were adverse reactions to medicine.
A resulting problem is that you tend to have more and more adverse reactions, ranging from irritating rashes to life-threatening conditions.
Rooney (below) has shown no adverse reaction to his foot injury after coming on as a sub against Trinidad & Tobago.
If you do suffer a reaction to a product, report it to the FDA's Office of Cosmetics and Colors, Cosmetic Adverse Reaction Monitoring Program at (202)205-4706.