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Food and Drugs Act

Version of section 3 from 2019-06-21 to 2020-09-09:


Marginal note:Prohibited advertising

  •  (1) No person shall advertise any food, drug, cosmetic or device to the general public as a treatment, preventative or cure for any of the diseases, disorders or abnormal physical states referred to in Schedule A.1.

  • Marginal note:Prohibited sales

    (2) No person shall sell any food, drug, cosmetic or device if

    • (a) it is represented by label as a treatment, preventative or cure for any of the diseases, disorders or abnormal physical states referred to in Schedule A.1; or

    • (b) the person advertises it to the general public as a treatment, preventative or cure for any of the diseases, disorders or abnormal physical states referred to in Schedule A.1.

  • Marginal note:Unauthorized advertising of contraceptive device prohibited

    (3) Except as authorized by regulation, no person shall advertise to the general public any contraceptive device or any drug manufactured, sold or represented for use in the prevention of conception.

  • R.S., 1985, c. F-27, s. 3
  • 1993, c. 34, s. 72(F)
  • 2019, c. 29, s. 165
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