Norwegian Prescription Database (NorPD)
The Prescription Database gives an overview over all prescription drugs dispensed from pharmacies in Norway. Drugs used in hospitals, nursing homes and for animals are also included.
NorPD contains a complete listing of all prescription drugs dispensed by pharmacies in Norway since 2004.
The Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) classification system and the Defined Daily Dose (DDD) as a measuring unit have become the gold standard for international drug utilisation research.