Two versions of a MedDRA browser are available to users. One is intended to install on local computers and one is accessible via the internet. The browsers include the entire hierarchy of MedDRA terms in all MedDRA supported languages and allow examination in detail from various points of view. penguin
MedDRA Desktop Browser
They can be used as a reference for assigning MedDRA codes to data or creating term lists. All levels of MedDRA can be searched for specific words or combinations of words or searches can be limited to specific levels of MedDRA terms. Synonyms are available. For example, using the synonym function, a search for the word “skin” would also retrieve terms that include “derm”. Using the browsers, one can view all terms within a hierarchy. You can also view the available SMQs, their content, and a term’s scope (narrow or broad).