The effectiveness of a national postmarketing surveillance programme is directly dependent on the active participation of health professionals. Health professionals are in the best position to report on suspected ADRs observed in their every day patient care.
All healthcare providers (physicians, pharmacists, nurses, dentists and others) should report ADRs as part of their professional responsibility, even if they are doubtful about the precise relationship with the given medication.
You can reduce the suffering and save thousands of patients lives by doing one thing:
Report suspected adverse drug reactions.