Health Product InfoWatch: July 2017
July 28, 2017
The Health Product InfoWatch is a monthly publication intended primarily for healthcare professionals. It provides clinically relevant safety information on pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices and natural health products.
The goal of the Health Product InfoWatch is to raise awareness and to provide clinically relevant information to healthcare professionals concerning marketed health products and their safety. In some cases, information is intended to stimulate reporting of similar adverse reactions. Each publication includes a monthly recap of health product advisories and summary safety reviews, as well as a growing selection of new health product safety information.
July 2017 issue:
Announcement: Consultation – New measures to inform Canadians of the risks of prescription opioids
Announcement: Government of Canada enables new access to drugs in urgent public health situations