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Food and Drug Regulations

Version of section C.01.031.2 from 2006-03-22 to 2013-12-18:

  •  (1) Sections C.01.029 to C.01.031 do not apply to a drug that is

    • (a) required by these Regulations or the Narcotic Control Regulations to be sold on prescription;

    • (b) intended for parenteral use only;

    • (c) in effervescent or powder form;

    • (d) in suppository form;

    • (e) intended for topical use, unless it is a liquid preparation containing more than five per cent alkyl salicylates;

    • (f) packaged in a non-reclosable package containing not more than two adult standard dosage units per package; or

    • (g) in toothpaste form.

  • (2) Sections C.01.029 to C.01.031 do not apply to a drug that is repackaged by a pharmacist or practitioner at the time of sale.

  • (3) Section C.01.031 does not apply to a drug that is

    • (a) sold only in containers that have roll-on or spray applicators or permanently installed wick applicators;

    • (b) sold for exclusive use in animals other than household pets; or

    • (c) intended solely for use in dentists’ offices, or packaged for hospital use only.

  • SOR/86-93, s. 2
  • SOR/87-484, s. 4
  • SOR/88-323, s. 5(F)
  • SOR/93-468, s. 3

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