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Descriptor English: Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Descriptor Spanish: Efectos Colaterales y Reacciones Adversas Relacionados con Medicamentos
Descriptor Portuguese: Efeitos Colaterais e Reações Adversas Relacionados a Medicamentos
Descriptor French: Effets secondaires indésirables des médicaments
Entry term(s): Adverse Drug Event
Adverse Drug Events
Adverse Drug Reaction
Adverse Drug Reactions
Adverse Event
Drug Event, Adverse
Drug Events, Adverse
Drug Reaction, Adverse
Drug Reactions, Adverse
Drug Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Drug Side Effect
Drug Side Effects
Drug Toxicities
Drug Toxicity
Effects, Drug Side
Reactions, Adverse Drug
Side Effect, Drug
Side Effects of Drugs
Side Effects, Drug
Toxicities, Drug
Toxicity, Drug
Tree number(s): C25.100
VS2.002.004.004.004.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D064420
Scope note: Disorders that result from the intended use of PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS. Included in this heading are a broad variety of chemically-induced adverse conditions due to toxicity, DRUG INTERACTIONS, and metabolic effects of pharmaceuticals.
Annotation: general or unspecified only; prefer specific drug-related disorder + specific drug with /adv eff /pois or /tox; for disorders relating to the abuse of drugs use SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS or specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Substance-Related Disorders (1998-2013)
Public MeSH Note: 2014; see DRUG-TOXICITY 1998-2013
History Note: 2014; DRUG-TOXICITY was heading 1998-2013
Related: Clinical Trials, Phase IV as Topic MeSH
Contraindications, Drug MeSH
Drug Interactions MeSH
DeCS ID: 4421
Unique ID: D064420
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Revision Date: 2017/07/05
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions - Preferred
Concept UI M0581793
Scope note Disorders that result from the intended use of PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS. Included in this heading are a broad variety of chemically-induced adverse conditions due to toxicity, DRUG INTERACTIONS, and metabolic effects of pharmaceuticals.
Preferred term Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Entry term(s) Adverse Drug Event
Adverse Drug Events
Adverse Drug Reaction
Adverse Drug Reactions
Drug Event, Adverse
Drug Events, Adverse
Drug Reaction, Adverse
Drug Reactions, Adverse
Drug Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Drug Side Effect
Drug Side Effects
Effects, Drug Side
Reactions, Adverse Drug
Side Effect, Drug
Side Effects of Drugs
Side Effects, Drug
Drug Toxicity - Narrower
Concept UI M0006855
Preferred term Drug Toxicity
Entry term(s) Drug Toxicities
Toxicities, Drug
Toxicity, Drug
Adverse Event - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI FD00062325
Preferred term Adverse Event



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