Side Effects of Drugs Annual 18 book cover

Side Effects of Drugs Annual 18

A Worldwide Yearly Survey of New Data and Trends


Published: August 1995

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-81939-0


  • Contributors. In memoriam. List of Special Reviews. How to use this book. Essay: Databases, privacy, and confidentiality - effect of proposed new legislation on pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety monitoring (R.D. Mann). Central nervous system stimulants and drugs that suppress appetite (R.P. Sequeira). Antidepressant drugs (A.H. Young, P.J. Cowen). Lithium (M. Schou). Drugs of abuse (E. Wong, J.K. Patel, A.I. Green). Hypnotics and sedatives (T.C. Jerram). Antipsychotic drugs (D. Capellà, A. Figueras). Anticonvulsant drugs (E. Perucca). Opioid analgesics and narcotic antagonists (A.H. Ghodse, R.E. Edwards). Antipyretic analgesics (A. Iorio, G. Agnelli). Anti-inflammatory analgesics and drugs used in gout (A. Del Favero). General anesthetics and therapeutic gases (Y. Guédès, D. Carlhant). Local anesthetics (J.K. Aronson). Neuromuscular blocking agents and skeletal muscle relaxants (F.J. Richardson, S. Agoston). Drugs affecting autonomic functions or the extrapyramidal system (M. Schachter). Dermatologic drugs, topical drugs and cosmetics (A.C. de Groot). Antihistamines (L. Turner, V. Harris). Positive notropic drugs and drugs used in dysrhythmias (J.K. Aronson). bgr;-adrenoceptor antagonists and antianginal drugs (A.P. Maggioni, M.G. Franzosi, R. Latini). Drugs acting on the cerebral and peripheral circulation (R. Verhaeghe). antihypertensive drugs (F. Zannad). Diuretic drugs (G.T.McInnes). Metals (G.B. van der Voet, F.A. de Wolff). Metal antagonists (R.H.B. Meyboom, I.A. Jaffe). Antiseptic drugs and disinfectants (P. Magee). Penicillins, cephalosporins and other &bgr;-lactam antibiotics (T. Midtvedt). Miscellaneous antibacterial drugs (T. Midtvedt, D. Greenwood). Antifungal drugs (V.K. Lephakhin, A.V. Astakhova). Antiprotozoal drugs (M. Pirmohamed, P.A. Winstanley). Antiviral drugs (P. Reiss, M.D. de Jong). Drugs used in tuberculosis and leprosy (A. Noble, C.J. Ellis). Anthelminthics (A.G.C. Bauer). Enzymes and enzyme inhibitors (C.J. van Boxtel). Immunobiological preparations (S. Dittmann). Blood and blood components, plasma and plasma products (W.G. van Aken, H.W. Eijkhout). Intravenous fluids and infusions (P.I. Folb). Drugs affecting blood coagulation and fibrinolysis (J. Vermylen). Gastrointestinal drugs (J.M. Arnau, A. Vallano). Vitamins (H.D. Reuter). Corticotrophins and corticosteroids (S. Erill). Sex hormones and related compounds including oral contraceptives (A. Buitenhuis, C.J. van Boxtel). Thyroid hormones, iodine and antithyroid drugs (J.A. Franklyn). Insulin, glucagon and oral hypoglycemic drugs (H.M.J. Krans). Miscellaneous hormones and prostaglandins (J.R. Peters). Drugs affecting lipid metabolism (I. Aursnes). Cytostatics and immunosuppressive drugs (A. Stanley). Radiological contrast media (G. Ansell). Drugs used in ocular treatment (B.C. Polak). Drugs used in non-orthodox medicine (M.N.G. Dukes) Miscellaneous drugs, materials and medical devices (N.H. Choulis). International drug monitoring. Address list of national centres participating in the WHO drug monitoring scheme. Index of drugs. Index of side effects.


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