Thing > MedicalEntity > MedicalContraindication

A condition or factor that serves as a reason to withhold a certain medical therapy. Contraindications can be absolute (there are no reasonable circumstances for undertaking a course of action) or relative (the patient is at higher risk of complications, but that these risks may be outweighed by other considerations or mitigated by other measures).
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from MedicalEntity
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
code MedicalCode A medical code for the entity, taken from a controlled vocabulary or ontology such as ICD-9, DiseasesDB, MeSH, SNOMED-CT, RxNorm, etc.
guideline MedicalGuideline A medical guideline related to this entity.
medicineSystem MedicineSystem The system of medicine that includes this MedicalEntity, for example 'evidence-based', 'homeopathic', 'chiropractic', etc.
recognizingAuthority Organization If applicable, the organization that officially recognizes this entity as part of its endorsed system of medicine.
relevantSpecialty MedicalSpecialty If applicable, a medical specialty in which this entity is relevant.
study MedicalStudy A medical study or trial related to this entity.
Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A short description of the item.
image URL URL of an image of the item.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
url URL URL of the item.


Instances of MedicalContraindication may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
contraindication MedicalTherapy 
or MedicalDevice 
A contraindication for this therapy.

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Examples

 
<h1>Drug Info: PainAwayMax</h1>
PainAwayMax is a brand of ibuprofen manufactured by FooCorp. It is an
analgesic in the class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs.
It is used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains due
to:
<ul>
  <li>headache</li>
  <li>toothache</li>
  <li>backache</li>
  <li>menstrual cramps</li>
  <li>the common cold</li>
  <li>muscular aches</li>
  <li>minor pain of arthritis</li>
</ul>
and to temporarily reduce fever.
<br>
It is available in the US as a non-prescription drug in the form of
tablets and capsules.
<br>
Common side effects include diarrhea, constipation, bloating,
dizziniess, or nervousness. Call a doctor immediately if you
experience any of the following rare but serious side effects:
vomiting blood, bloody stools, or stomach pain that does not get better.
<br>
Do not use PainAwayMax if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any
other pain reliever/fever reducer, or right before or after heart surgery.
<br>
<b>Warning:</b> NSAIDs may cause severe stomach bleeding. 
 
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  <h1>Drug Info: <span itemprop="name">PainAwayMax</span></h1>
  PainAwayMax is a brand of
  <span itemprop="alternateName">ibuprofen</span> manufactured by
  <span itemprop="manufacturer" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
    <span itemprop="name">FooCorp</span>
  </span>.
  It is an
  <span itemprop="drugClass" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/DrugClass">
   <span itemprop="name">analgesic</span>
  </span> in the class of
  <span itemprop="drugClass" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/DrugClass">
    <span itemprop="name">nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory</span>
    (<span itemprop="alternateName">NSAID</span>)
  </span>
  drugs.
  It is used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains due to:
  <ul>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">headache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">toothache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">backache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">menstrual cramps</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          the <span itemprop="name">common cold</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">muscular aches</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
          <span itemprop="name">minor pain of arthritis</span>
        </span></li>
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  and to temporarily reduce
  <span itemprop="indication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TreatmentIndication">
    <span itemprop="name">fever</span>
  </span>.
  <br>It is available in the
  <span itemprop="legalStatus" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/DrugLegalStatus">
    <span itemprop="applicableLocation">US</span> as a
    <span itemprop="name">non-prescription drug</span>
  </span>
  <link itemprop="prescriptionStatus" href="http://schema.org/OTC" />
  in the form of <span itemprop="dosageForm">tablets</span> and
  <span itemprop="dosageForm">capsules</span>.
  <br>
  Common side effects include
  <span itemprop="adverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">diarrhea</span>
  </span>,
  <span itemprop="adverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">constipation</span>
  </span>,
  <span itemprop="adverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">bloating</span>
  </span>,
  <span itemprop="adverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">dizziness</span>
  </span>, or
  <span itemprop="adverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">nervousness</span>
  </span>.
  Call a doctor immediately if you experience any of the following
  rare but serious side effects:
  <span itemprop="seriousAdverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">vomiting blood</span>
  </span>,
  <span itemprop="seriousAdverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">bloody stools</span>
  </span>, or
  <span itemprop="seriousAdverseOutcome" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalSymptom">
    <span itemprop="name">stomach pain that does not get better</span>
  </span>.
  <br>Do not use PainAwayMax if you have ever had an
  <span itemprop="contraindication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalContraindication">
    <meta itemprop="name" content="allergic reaction to any pain reliever"/>
    allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  </span>, or right before or after
  <span itemprop="contraindication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/MedicalContraindication">
    <span itemprop="name">heart surgery</span>
  </span>.
  <br>
  <b>Warning:</b>
  <span itemprop="warning">NSAIDs may cause severe stomach bleeding</span>.
</div> 
 
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  <h1>Drug Info: <span property="name">PainAwayMax</span></h1>
  PainAwayMax is a brand of
  <span property="alternateName">ibuprofen</span> manufactured by
  <span property="manufacturer"  typeof="Organization">
    <span property="name">FooCorp</span>
  </span>.
  It is an
  <span property="drugClass"  typeof="DrugClass">
   <span property="name">analgesic</span>
  </span> in the class of
  <span property="drugClass"  typeof="DrugClass">
    <span property="name">nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory</span>
    (<span property="alternateName">NSAID</span>)
  </span>
  drugs.
  It is used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains due to:
  <ul>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">headache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">toothache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">backache</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">menstrual cramps</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          the <span property="name">common cold</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">muscular aches</span>
        </span></li>
    <li><span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
          <span property="name">minor pain of arthritis</span>
        </span></li>
  </ul>
  and to temporarily reduce
  <span property="indication"  typeof="TreatmentIndication">
    <span property="name">fever</span>
  </span>.
  <br>It is available in the
  <span property="legalStatus"  typeof="DrugLegalStatus">
    <span property="applicableLocation">US</span> as a
    <span property="name">non-prescription drug</span>
  </span>
  <link property="prescriptionStatus" href="http://schema.org/OTC" />
  in the form of <span property="dosageForm">tablets</span> and
  <span property="dosageForm">capsules</span>.
  <br>
  Common side effects include
  <span property="adverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">diarrhea</span>
  </span>,
  <span property="adverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">constipation</span>
  </span>,
  <span property="adverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">bloating</span>
  </span>,
  <span property="adverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">dizziness</span>
  </span>, or
  <span property="adverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">nervousness</span>
  </span>.
  Call a doctor immediately if you experience any of the following
  rare but serious side effects:
  <span property="seriousAdverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">vomiting blood</span>
  </span>,
  <span property="seriousAdverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">bloody stools</span>
  </span>, or
  <span property="seriousAdverseOutcome"  typeof="MedicalSymptom">
    <span property="name">stomach pain that does not get better</span>
  </span>.
  <br>Do not use PainAwayMax if you have ever had an
  <span property="contraindication"  typeof="MedicalContraindication">
    <meta property="name" content="allergic reaction to any pain reliever"/>
    allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  </span>, or right before or after
  <span property="contraindication"  typeof="MedicalContraindication">
    <span property="name">heart surgery</span>
  </span>.
  <br>
  <b>Warning:</b>
  <span property="warning">NSAIDs may cause severe stomach bleeding</span>.
</div> 
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    {
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  ], 
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  "contraindication": [
    {
      "@type": "MedicalContraindication", 
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      "name": "nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory"
    }
  ], 
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      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "headache"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "toothache"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "backache"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "menstrual cramps"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "common cold"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "muscular aches"
    }, 
    {
      "@type": "TreatmentIndication", 
      "name": "minor pain of arthritis"
    }, 
    {
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    }
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    "name": "FooCorp"
  }, 
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  "seriousAdverseOutcome": [
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    {
      "@type": "MedicalSymptom", 
      "name": "stomach pain that does not get better"
    }
  ], 
  "warning": "NSAIDs may cause severe stomach bleeding"
}
</script> 

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