The TASH DIC (Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital Drug Information Center) website (the “Site”) functions as a resource for Health care professionals and general public is maintained by staffs at TASH DIC.

The information provided throughout the Site is not intended to be a replacement for appropriate medical and/or pharmacy care. Any information regarding drug usage, medical interpretation, and/or drug literature analysis strictly represents the opinions of the faculty and staff providing such information. Users of the Site do so at their own risk.

Every effort is taken to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of the information contained in these pages. However, in view of the possibility of human error or change in drug therapy information, AAU, the staff of the Drug Information Center, and any other parties involved cannot offer any guarantee regarding the data provided on the Site is accurate, current or applicable to any specific individual.

Accordingly, TASH DIC shall not be responsible for the continued currency of the information, discrepancies, or errors appearing on the Site and shall in no event be liable for injuries (including death) to any party which may occur as a result of reliance upon any materials provided on the Site, the misinterpretation thereof or adverse drug reactions that may occur.

The Site may include links to third-party web sites; however, TASH DIC does not endorse the content of such websites. TASH DIC is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Use of third-party websites is at the user’s own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. TASH DIC does not endorse any product, service, or treatment appearing on the Site.

Name and contact information is collected from the requestors in order to respond to drug information requests.  This information is not passed on to a third party; however, we may contact them at another time to obtain feedback about their experience with the DI center as a continuous quality improvement exercise. Other than drug information requests, no information (emails or otherwise) regarding any visitor information to any of these Web pages are kept, stored or recorded in any matter.

The parties mentioned above also disclaim any responsibility for the errors, omissions or for the results or consequences obtained from the use of information provided by AAU Drug Information Center. As a user of this service, you assume full responsibility for ensuring the appropriate use and reliance upon the information.

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The Site is maintained by Hailemariam Shimelis, Drug Information pharmacist at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Addis Ababa University,  School of Pharmacy. Send your comments and/or questions via email to