Table 3

 Use of specific drugs suggesting that an ADE may have occurred

DrugsPossible ADE
Angiotensin II receptor blockerAngiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor allergy
DiphenhydramineGeneral drug allergy
FlumazenilExcessive benzodiazepine dose
Sodium Polystyrene SulfonateDrug induced hyperkalemia
NaloxoneExcessive narcotic dose
Nystatin or clotrimazole trocheDrug induced fungal infection
Oral metronidazole or vancomycinDrug induced Clostridium difficile
PhytonadioneExcessive coagulation therapy
Topical steroidsCutaneous drug allergy
Vaginal antifungal agentsDrug induced fungal infection