ctrFindActiveSubstanceSynonyms: Find synonyms of an active substance

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Examples

View source: R/utils.R

Description

An active substance can be identified by a recommended international nonproprietary name, a trade or product name, or a company code(s).

Usage

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ctrFindActiveSubstanceSynonyms(activesubstance = "")

Arguments

activesubstance

An active substance, in an atomic character vector

Details

At this time, this function uses the register ClinicalTrials.Gov to detect which substances were also searched for.

Value

A character vector of the active substance (input parameter) and synonyms, if any were found

Examples

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## Not run: 
ctrFindActiveSubstanceSynonyms(
  activesubstance = "imatinib"
)

## End(Not run)

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