Presentation on theme: "Henry Ottilie Institut für Pharmakologie, Pharmazie und Toxikologie,"— Presentation transcript:
1 VETIDATA – A web based information system on veterinary medicinal products and legislation Henry OttilieInstitut für Pharmakologie, Pharmazie und Toxikologie,Veterinärmedizinische Fakultät, Universität Leipzig
2 What is VETIDATA? Information centre for vets legal provisions drug/vaccine informationslists of substances (essential for treatment of equidae, for use in food producing animals)
3 Who uses? More than 6000 users research institutes pharmaceutical industriesveterinarians associations and authoritiespractitionersstudents
4 Information flowFederal Office for Consumer Protection and Food SafetyPharmaceutical companiesVETIDATAVetsUniversity/current research resultsCurrent legislation (EU, Germany)
6 Users feedback very rare only in case of possible liability of the vet ReasonsTime?No risk awareness?Differences between countries? – Why?
7 Current project in pharmacovigilance repeated requestspersonal face-to-face contactpermanent sensitation to the topic of adverse reactions(How) Is it possible to enhance the consciousness for pharmacovigilance?
8 Questions(When) Will product safety become critical selling point/product feature for veterinary drugs?Which company/drug will survive?
9 Answer„Pharmacovigilance is an important issue of public health and the government appreciate its need for the common citizen.” Dr. M. Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India New Delhi, Nov. 26, 2010India: 1.2 Billion inhabitants, second most populous country in the worldEurope and North and Middle Amerika: all in all 1.2 Billion inhabitants