Pharmacovigilance (PV) is defined as the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects or any other drug-related problem. The aims of PV are to enhance patient care and patient safety in relation to the use of medicines and to support public health programmes by providing reliable, balanced information for the effective assessment of the risk-benefit profile of medicines. (Reference: WHO)
Department of Pharmacovigilance of Radiant Pharmaceuticals Limited performs all Pharmacovigilance related activities of Radiant Pharmaceuticals Limited, Radiant Nutraceuticals Limited, Radiant Business Consortium Limited, Radiant Export Import Enterprise, Radiant Distributions Limited, Pharmacil Limited, and Jenphar Bangladesh Limited. The pharmacovigilance system of Radiant was set up in 2013. A group of pharmacists is presently working in this department.
Department of Pharmacovigilance maintains separate PV QMS (Pharmacovigilance Quality Management System) to carry out all PV functions including processing ICSRs, monitoring local literature, providing PV awareness training to all employees, communicating & reporting to local Regulatory Authority as well as our Business Partners (F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cheplapharm, Ferring, Fresenius Kabi, Pfizer, Wockhardt).