Simulated Pharmacovigilance data
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.
a factor indicating the label of the 634 drugs.
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