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Keeping an Eye on Prescription Drugs: Keeping Canadians Safe
Keeping an Eye on Prescription Drugs: Keeping Canadians Safe
November 2010
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Still overpaying for generic drugs
Still overpaying for generic...
Drug Safety and Effectiveness in Canada: Issues, Challenges and New Approaches
Presented at the 2011 CADTH Symposium by John G. Abbott, CEO, Health Council of Canada, with Joel Lexchin (York University), Mary Wiktorowicz (York University), Shilpi Majumder (Health Council of Canada)
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Canadians are not adequately informed of the safety concerns around pharmaceuticals. To ensure drugs are used appropriately, with minimal harm to the patient, Canada needs to improve the way we monitor drugs before and after they enter the market. Find out how we can make drugs safer for Canadians.
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