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Latest Issue of e-Connect Is Now Available!

Published July 19, 2018

The latest issue of e-Connect is now available!

Issue #129: July 19, 2018

  • Council Election Underway in Districts H and N
  • The Importance of Patient Assessment
  • Test Your Knowledge Now! Pharmacy5in5 Module on Assessing Opioid Prescriptions
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Several Drugs Containing Valsartan Being Recalled Due to Contamination With a Potential Carcinogen

Published July 10, 2018

Several drugs containing the ingredient valsartan are being recalled by their manufacturers. An impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), was found in the valsartan used in these products. NDMA is a potential human carcinogen, which means...

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Your Feedback Needed: Supplemental Standard of Practice and Standards of Operation

Published June 22, 2018

The College has recently posted two new open consultations. Pharmacy professionals, stakeholders, patients, members of the public and others are invited to leave their comments. Both consultations are open until August 6, 2018.


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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.