Monthly Archives: January 2012

Prescription Drugs – A Primer

2018-04-17T15:55:46+00:00

Generics, specialty drugs, brand names; so many terms to remember.  Do you sometimes get confused?  If so, read on. In Canada, a patent grants the patent holder the exclusive rights, for 20 years, to produce and market a trade or band name drug (e.g. Avastin).  The time from drug discovery to approval can take up [...]

Prescription Drugs – A Primer2018-04-17T15:55:46+00:00