Detecting and Reporting Adverse Drug Reactions of Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies among the Community Pharmacists in Abuja (Municipal), Nigeria
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: OBELLE, Caroline Chinelo (National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Director General's Office, Abuja, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Silva, Olaoluwa (Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
Soremekun, Rebecca (Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
Malaria is an important cause of death and illness in children and adults worldwide, most of them in Sub-Saharan Africa.Federal Government of Nigeria adopted in 2005, the use of Artemisinin-based combination therapies as first line drugs for management of uncomplicated falciparum malaria.
To document adverse drug reactions .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.