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RxTx (formerly e-Therapeutics)  Canadian Resource Icon

Alternate Titles: e-CPS, CPS, Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties

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e-Therapeutics is a comprehensive drug information resource produced by the Canadian Pharmacists Association. It includes the following:

  • e-CPS - The online edition of the Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS). It contains information on proprietary and nonproprietary Canadian drugs intended for human use.
  • Therapeutic Choices - The condensed online version of CPhA's reputable text on treatment options for conditions and diseases
  • Drug interaction analyzer that provides  drug-to-drug interaction information.
  • Patient information - Printable self-care information for patients written in plain language, available in English and French.
  • New safety information - Links to Health Canada advisories, warnings and recalls directly from applicable drug monographs.




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Medicine; Pharmaceutical Sciences

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