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Alert: EpiPen Auto-Injector (0.3 mg and 0.15 mg) Shortage

Published April 13, 2018

Pfizer Canada has announced that there is currently a shortage of EpiPen auto-injectors in the 0.3 mg format (DIN 00509558) and 0.15 mg format (DIN 00578657). Information on the shortage is available from the following sources:

  • Pfizer Can...
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Latest Issue of e-Connect Now Available!

Published April 12, 2018

The latest issue of e-Connect is now available!

Issue #121: April 12, 2018

  • New Model Standards for Pharmacy Compounding of Non-Sterile Preparations
  • Our 2017 Annual Report is Out Now
  • Proper Disposal of Post-Consumer Medication Returns
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Prescription Opioid Use: Educational Resources

Published April 2, 2018

The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has recently begun distributing shipments of posters and brochures to pharmacies to help educate patients about prescription opioid use.

These materials have been created with the support of Dr. ...

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The Ontario College of Pharmacists regulates pharmacies and pharmacy professionals in the province of Ontario. Our mandate is to protect and serve the public interest, with the goal of ensuring safe and quality care for patients across the province. We do this by building on a long-standing commitment to putting patients first and by collaborating with stakeholders and professionals.