Netherlands Pharmacovigilance Centre Lareb

The Netherlands Pharmacovigilance Centre Lareb collects and analyses reports of adverse reactions of medicines and vaccines. Healthcare professionals, patients and also manufacturers can report an adverse reaction. Our central collection point, the database, is important to collect all adverse reactions to guard the safety of medicines and vaccines in the Netherlands. Lareb also sends anonymous copies of the reports to the European Medicines Agency and the World Health Organization. Thus we help in monitoring the global drug safety.

Teratology Information Service

The Teratology Information Service of Lareb collects knowledge in the field of possible effects of medicine use and other exposures in pregnancy, the unborn child, lactation and fertility. We provide accessible, independent information to anyone based on the most recent insights. We contribute to increase knowledge by doing research.