DRESS Syndrome

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: BS  Context: The Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC) has issued a drug safety alert regarding the painkiller Meftal, cautioning about potential adverse reactions associated with mefenamic acid, including the risk of Drug Rash with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS) syndrome.   What is DRESS syndrome? It is a severe and …