Search drugs

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The search for a medicinal product can be perfomed with two ways:
Simple Search
Search by entering one or more characters of the code of the drug and / or the name of the drug.
Advanced Search
Search using many different search criteria (commercial name, product group, pharmaceutical form, ATC classification, company name, active ingredient, generic, orphan, narcotic, etc.). The search query can be saved by clicking the Save button.
Saved Search
The user by using the selection field Saved Searches selects the desired saved search query. The system presents the new search results.

Information:
Table of results
Drug information
Help images

[edit] Table of results

Based on the criteria the user has set, the system presents the relevant results in a table, as the following example shows.
Image:SearchResults_01.gif
At the bottom of the table a message displays the number of relevant records and the number of pages. Each page shows ten results.

To display detailed information about a specific product, we click on the code in the first column.
Image:SearchResults_02.gif

Table navigation toolbox
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The 'square buttons' in the middle correspond to the results pages. In this example there are two pages of results. The user is on page 1 (thus is highlighted). From left to right, the navigation images are:
First page | 4 pages backward | Previous page - Next page | 4 pages forward | Last page
From the selection field of reports, the user can produce a result report of :
Summary data | Basic data | Detailed data | Full data as well as choose the type of the report file: Microsoft Word (rtf) | Acrobat Reader (pdf).

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[edit] Drug information

By choosing a record from the table of results, the systems shows details of the medicinal product.
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The left column of the screen presents help blocks:
Reports
The user can choose to print any part of the product information (summary data, basic data, Appendices, etc.) or full data.
Product details
Displaying administrative data, pharmaceutical data, composition, packages and related companies (manufacturer, marketing authorisation holder, etc.).
Product dossier
Displaying information on DMF (Drug Master File), SPC (Summary of Product Characteristcs), PL (Patient Leaflet), PSUR (Periodic Safety Update Report) and Applications (new, variations, renewals).

Modifying data
Each block corresponds to a relevant form of the available data. The user can modify and edit this data.
For help in using these forms, click here.

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[edit] Help images

Image:Alert.gif Displays on the left column of the the screen a relevant alert block
Image:Edit.gif Displays a help window for data editing
Image:Word.gif Produces a Microsoft Word file (rtf)
Image:Pdf.gif Produces a Acrobat Reader file (pdf)
Image:Add.gif Adds new record
Image:Add2.gif Adds new option
Image:Delete2.gif Deletes the option
Image:Delete1.gif Deletes the record
Image:Details.gif Displays more details for the record
Image:CheckIn.gif A user has the document in his possession
Image:CheckOut.gif No user has the document in his possession

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