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Table 2 Adverse drug events (ADEs) and imputed drugs

From: Adverse drug events identified by triggers at a teaching hospital in Brazil

Description ADEa Number of cases (n = 44) Drugs
Rash 8 Ranitidine. Metronidazole. Cefazolin. Omeprazole. Morphine. Drug undetermined
Nausea and/or vomiting 8 Nalbuphine. Amphotericin B. Omeprazole. Mannitol. Moxifloxacin
Pruritus, rash, and dizziness 4 Tenoxicam. Nalbuphine. Cefalotin
Bleeding (haemoptysis, bleeding or melena) 4 Warfarin. Heparin. Omeprazole. Amitriptyline. Simvastatin. Heparin
   Acetylsalicylic acid. Heparin
Somnolence 2 Chlorpromazine. Phenytoin
Diarrhoea 2 Ampicillin + sulbactam. Lactulose
Tremor 2 Metoclopramide. Moxifloxacin
Cardiac tamponade 1 Heparin
Fall (from bed) 1 Captopril. Hydrochlorothiazide
Seizure 1 Methylprednisolone
Pseudomembranous colitis 1 Cefepime. Clarithromycin
Hypoglycaemia 1 Insulin
Excessive sedation 1 Midazolam
Other 8 Captopril. Furosemide. Nalbuphine, Morphine. Amphotericin B. Sulfamethoxazole + trimethoprim. Cefepime. Fluconazole. Pentamidine. Phenytoin. Chlorpromazine.
  1. aThe events were described using WHO Adverse Reaction Terminology (WHO-ART).