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Adverse Drug Reaction Identification and Extraction in Social Media: A Scoping Review

OPEN Journal of medical Internet research | 15 Jul 2015

J Lardon, R Abdellaoui, F Bellet, H Asfari, J Souvignet, N Texier, MC Jaulent, MN Beyens, A Burgun and C Bousquet
Abstract
The underreporting of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) through traditional reporting channels is a limitation in the efficiency of the current pharmacovigilance system. Patients' experiences with drugs that they report on social media represent a new source of data that may have some value in postmarketing safety surveillance.
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Idiosyncratic drug reaction, Drug safety, Benzodiazepine, Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacology, Adverse drug reaction
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