675 articles with Health Canada
Valens GroWorks Corp. is pleased to announce that it has received its updated standard processing and standard cultivation license on November 9th, 2018.
Consumer Product Update - Health Canada identifies labelling concerns with certain wood finishing products
Health Canada is advising consumers of the risks posed by the potential absence of required hazard symbols and health and safety labelling statements on certain Odie's wood finishing products.
Notice to the media - Health Canada to hold a media technical briefing on the Assisted Human Reproduction Act
Health Canada officials to hold a media technical briefing on the Assisted Human Reproduction Act.
Information Update - Unauthorized Insane Labz and 5150 workout supplements removed from sale at a Shop Sant store in Sherbrooke, Quebec, because they may pose health risks
Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following products may pose serious health risks. For more information, including what Canadians should do, visit the online safety alert.
Information Update - Operation Pangea XI reinforces the dangers of buying unauthorized health products online
As part of Operation Pangea XI, Health Canada is reminding Canadians of the dangers of buying unauthorized health products online.
Advisory - Unauthorized "Surfaz-SN Triple Action Cream" seized from Mississauga store may pose serious health risks
Health Canada seized "Surfaz-SN Triple Action Cream"—an unauthorized skin cream promoted for antifungal, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory use—because it is labelled to contain prescription drugs (betamethasone dipropionate and neomycin sulphate).
Health Canada has approved INVOKANA®* (canagliflozin) for reduction of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE), the first SGLT2 inhibitor in Canada to receive this indication(1)
INVOKANA® has been shown to reduce the combined risk of cardiovascular death, nonfatal myocardial infarction and nonfatal stroke in patients with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease by 18 per cent compared to placebo2
Valens GroWorks Corp. is pleased to announce that Health Canada has granted the Company their license to cultivate and produce oil under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations.
As Halloween approaches and many people consider their costumes, Health Canada is reminding consumers that decorative contact lenses pose health risks. It's important to use these lenses safely.
Antibe Therapeutics Receives Approval to Initiate Part One of Phase 2B Dose-Ranging, Efficacy Study for ATB-346
Antibe Therapeutics Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received approval from Health Canada to initiate the first part of its Phase 2B dose-ranging, efficacy study for its lead drug, ATB-346.
Health Canada Approves New Indications for XELJANZ in Ulcerative Colitis (UC) & Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)
XELJANZ, an oral therapy, is the first and only Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor approved by Health Canada for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), UC and PsA
Licence amendments for Canopy Growth Corporation's wholly-owned subsidiary, BC Tweed Joint Venture Inc. (BC Tweed) and its majority-owned joint venture, Les Serres Vert Cannabis Inc. (Vert Cannabis) have been issued by Health Canada, collectively representing approximately 1.1 million sq. ft. of new greenhouse growing space on Canada's largest cannabis platform.
The Cannabis Act will come into force on October 17, 2018. The Act aims to keep cannabis out of the hands of Canadian youth and the profits away from criminals and organized crime.
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Canada Announces Canadian Authorization Of RADICAVA™ (edaravone) To Treat ALS
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Canada, Inc. (MTP-CA) today announced that Health Canada has granted market authorization of RADICAVA™ (edaravone) as an intravenous infusion treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a rapidly progressive, neurodegenerative disease.1,2
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a debilitating degenerative disease that gradually causes muscle weakness and disability. Health Canada recognizes that patients with ALS and their families are anxious to access drugs that could help.
Update - Public Health Notice - Outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to raw chicken, including frozen raw breaded chicken products
The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial and territorial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada to investigate outbreaks of Salmonella infections across Canada linked to raw chicken, including frozen raw breaded chicken products.
Patients need to check their device to confirm that it can be removed from the carrier tube with ease
Health Canada is reminding all Canadians of the risks of mixing caffeinated drinks with alcohol.
Key milestone toward approval of application to become a Licensed Producer achieved
Ban on partially hydrogenated oils will reduce the risk of heart disease