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Site: Ottawa - Mailing Address

Service: Special Access Programme - Drugs

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-941-2108
Fax 613-941-3194
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Special Access Programme, Therapeutic Products Directorate 
Address Locator 3105A 
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Service) Program that provides access to non-marketed drugs for practitioners treating patients with serious or life-threatening conditions when conventional therapies have failed, are unsuitable, or unavailable
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * on call Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Practitioners are responsible for initiating a request on behalf of a patient
Application Forms and additional guidelines are available on the website * completed forms should be sent by fax
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - drugs may be free, but in the event that it is not, the cost is covered by either the patient, the patient's family, or the hospital or insurance plans ; None - to apply
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal
Date Updated 19 Jul 2019
Service Categories Prescription Medication Services

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