PhViDdata.frame: Simulated Pharmacovigilance data

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This is a simulated data set aiming at mimicking the French database coded in ATC5 for the drugs and HLT for the adverse events. The simulation procedure is described in Ahmed et al.




A data frame with 102483 observations on the following 3 variables.

Drug lab

a factor indicating the label of the 634 drugs.

AE lab

a factor indicating the label of the 756 adverse events.


a numeric vector indicating the number of spontaneous reports of the corresponding couple.


Ismaïl Ahmed & Antoine Poncet

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