MedDRA Desktop Browser Update Now Available

23 May 2019

The newest update to the MedDRA Desktop Browser (MDB) is now available for download. The following functions were added in this update to synchronize with functions in WBB:

  • SMQ Analysis
  • Hierarchy Analysis
  • Exporting data in all user-selected languages
  • Advanced Search capability
  • Secondary SOC path extraction

The MDB is free to all MedDRA users and is part of your subscription. To download the MDB Version 4.1:

  1. Click on this link and enter your organization’s MedDRA ID and Password.
  2. On the right hand side of the screen under “Download the MedDRA Desktop Browsers” click on the MDB Version 4.1 link
  3. This will download a zip file to your computer. For further installation instructions click on Windows Installation Instructions under “Related Links.”

To learn the new features of MDB 4.1, please view or download the WBB 3.0 videocast (the MDB and Web-based Browser interfaces are similar) from the Training Materials section of the MedDRA.org website located under “Tools.”

If you don’t know your MedDRA ID and Password, please use the MedDRA Self-Service Application to retrieve them.