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Toxic Effect of Drugs Pharmacology_UJ_LEC 3A_Ch 03_Dr. Rasha Dabbour
Adverse Drug Reaction Definition Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur The drug may have other effects on the body besides the therapeutic effect. The patient is sensitive to the drug being given. The drug’s action on the body causes other responses. The patient is taking too much or too little Pharmacology Dr. Rasha Dabbour Pharmacology_LEC3_Toxic effect of drugs 2
Types of Adverse Reactions Primary Actions Overdose; extension of the desired effect Secondary Actions Undesired effects produced in addition to the pharmacologic effect Hypersensitivity Reactions Excessive response to primary or secondary effect of drug Pharmacology Dr. Rasha Dabbour Pharmacology_LEC3_Toxic effect of drugs 3
Drug-Induced Tissue and Organ Damage Pharmacology Dr. Rasha Dabbour Pharmacology_LEC3_Toxic effect of drugs 4
Dermatological Reactions Rash/Hives Assessment Abnormalities in the skin, red area, blisters Interventions May need to discontinue the medication

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