Data collection: Canadian Drug Product Database

drug registry

General information

Recommended name Canadian Drug Product Database Collection has restriction(s) logo
Alternative name(s)
  • DPD
Description The Canadian Drug Product Database (DPD) contains product specific information on drugs approved for use in Canada, and includes human pharmaceutical and biological drugs, veterinary drugs and disinfectant products. This information includes 'brand name', 'route of administration' and a Canadian 'Drug Identification Number' (DIN).
Identifier pattern^\d+$
Registry identifierMIR:00000272

Identification schemes

Namespace cdpd
Alternative URI schemes  

Physical locations (resources)

Description Canadian Drug Identification Number at Health Canada
Access URLs HTML   (using the example identifier: 63250)
Institution Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada