Side Effects of Drugs Annual 16/1992

A Yearly Critical Survey of the World's Literature on Adverse Reactions to Drugs

Edited by

  • M.N.G. Dukes, Trosterudveien 19, Oslo, Norway
  • J.K. Aronson, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK

The expert team of authors and editors working on the series have once again critically reviewed the vast amount of data on adverse drug reactions appearing annually. The Side Effects of Drugs Annual provides a complete overview of all known side effects of drugs, both major and obscure. The 'Special Reviews' give special attention to topics of current interest.
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Book information

  • Published: June 1993
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-89657-5

Table of Contents

Side Effects of Drugs Essay; 1. Central nervous system stimulants and anorectic agents; 2. Antidepressant drugs; 3. Lithium; 4. Social drugs; 5. Hypnotics and sedatives; 6. Antipsychotic drugs; 7. Anticonvulsant drugs; 8. Opioid analgesics and narcotic antagonists; 9. Antipyretic analgesics; 10. Anti-inflammatory analgesics and drugs used in rheumatoid arthritis and gout; 11. General anesthetics and therapeutic gases; 12. Local anesthetics; 13. Neuromuscular blocking agents and skeletal muscle relaxants; 14. Drugs affecting autonomic functions or the extrapyramidal system; 15. Dermatologic drugs, topical agents and cosmetics; 16. Antihistamines; 17. Antiallergic and antitussive drugs; 18. Positive inotropic drugs and drugs used in dysrhythmias; 19. B-adrenoceptor antagonists and antianginal drugs; 20. Drugs acting on the cerebral and peripheral circulation; 21. Antihypertensive drugs; 22. Diuretic drugs; 23. Metals; 24. Metal antagonists; 25. Antiseptic drugs and disinfectants; 26. Penicillins, cephalosporins and tetracyclines; 27. Miscellaneous antibiotics; 28. Antifungal drugs; 29. Antiprotozoal drugs; 30. Miscellaneous antibacterial and antiviral drugs; 31. Drugs used in tuberculosis and leprosy; 32. Anthelminthic drugs; 33. Enzymes and enzyme inhibitors; 34. Immunobiological preparations; 35. Blood and blood products; 36. Intravenous and parenteral infusions; 37. Drugs affecting blood clotting and fibrinolysis; 38. Gastrointestinal drugs; 39. Immunomodulating agents; 40. Vitamins; 41. Corticotrophins and corticosteroids; 42. Sex hormones and related compounds including oral contraceptives; 43. Thyroid and antithyroid drugs; 44. Insulin, glucagon and oral hypoglycemic drugs; 45. Miscellaneous hormones and prostaglandins; 46. Drugs affecting lipid metabolism; 47. Cytostatics and immunosuppressive drugs; 48. Radiological contrast media and radiopharmaceuticals; 49. Drugs used in ocular treatment; 50. Drugs used in non-orthodox medicine; 51. Miscellaneous drugs and agents. International drug monitoring. Address list of national centres participating in the WHO drug monitoring scheme. Index of drugs. Index of side effects.