Methylprednisolone-induced hepatotoxicity: experiences from global adverse drug reaction surveillance

@article{Caster2013MethylprednisoloneinducedHE,
  title={Methylprednisolone-induced hepatotoxicity: experiences from global adverse drug reaction surveillance},
  author={Ola Caster and Anita Conforti and Ermelinda Viola and Ivor Ralph Edwards},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={70},
  pages={501-503}
}
We identified a possible link between methylprednisolone and hepatotoxicity in VigiBase, the WHO global database of individual case safety reports (ICSRs), using a novel statistical method [1]. VigiBase is the world’s largest ICSR repository, containing 8.4 million reports as of October 2013. Methylprednisolone’s labelling information mentions transient… CONTINUE READING