Leona Aglukkaq

Canada to have National Prescription Drug Drop-off Day on May 11

Canada to have National Prescription Drug Drop-off Day on May 11As per recent reports, it has been revealed that Public Safety Canada has been asking Canadians to take part in National Prescription Drug Drop-off Day.

Public Safety Canada has urged Canadians to come to designated places on May 11 and dispose off unwanted drugs and unused prescription drugs, so that these drugs do not fall in the wrong hands.

Health Minister Approves Voluntary Drug Shortage Alerts

Health Minister Approves Voluntary Drug Shortage AlertsIf submitted documents are to be believed, the Federal Health Minister has taken a big risk by letting the drug-makers voluntarily alert doctors and pharmacists of medication shortages.

Severe concerns were being shown from the minister's own department regarding the approach as they feared that it could put Canada's drug supply at risk.

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