Table 3

Adverse drug reactions from psychotropic medicines by system organ class (descending order)

System Organ Class (SOC)

All ADRs (%)

Serious as % of all ADRs

Serious as % of ADRs

N = 429

N = 241


Psychiatric disorders

20

25

70

Nervous system disorders

19

26

77

General disorders and administration site conditions

12

7

33

Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders

8

3

21

Gastrointestinal disorders

8

6

41

Cardiac disorders

5

6

67

Investigations

5

6

67

Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal breast disorders

4

4

59

Metabolism and nutrition disorders

3

2

38

Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders

3

4

77

Congenital, familial and genetic disorders

2

4

77

Reproductive system and breast disorders

2

1

22

Vascular disorders

2

2

56

Others

7

4

33


Aagaard and Hansen BMC Research Notes 2010 3:176   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-3-176

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