Social Affairs, Science and Technology – March 20, 2013

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Social Affairs, Science and Technology – March 20, 2013

Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Andrew Casey from BIOTECanada, David Windross from the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association, and Walter Robinson and Jared Rhines of Rx&D discuss the “off-label” use of prescription pharmaceuticals in Canada. The term refers to the practice of prescribing medication for a use not approved by Health Canada.