Welcome to the PharmaWatch Canada Blog

The Pharmawatch Canada blog is an initiative of PharmaWatch. Pharmawatch is an independent, Canadian, non-profit organization that was founded in 2001 to examine issues related to the health and safety of medical products and to support consumer reporting of suspected adverse drug reactions.

PharmaWatch and the PharmaWatch blog do not accept any money from pharmaceutical corporations, medical device manufacturers or their sponsored organizations. We have no relationship to industry sponsored organizations with similar names.

A bottle of pills spilling into a handThis blog will shed light on some of the most significant policy, research, legislative and program issues related to the safety and efficacy of prescription drugs, vaccines and medical devices in Canada — and why this matters.

It will launch on January 15, 2012