Patented Medicine Prices Review Board

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) protects and informs Canadian consumers by regulating the prices of patented medicines sold in Canada, and by reporting on pharmaceutical trends.

We are an independent quasi-judicial body that is part of the Health portfolio, and operate at arm’s-length from the Minister of Health.

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We are in the process of moving our services and information to

Our current Patented Medicine Prices Review Board website will remain available until the move to is complete.

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PMPRB Draft Guidelines 2020

PMPRB Draft Guidelines 2020

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board launched a 30-day public consultation on its updated draft pricing Guidelines.

Biologics in Canada

Biologics in Canada

The Biologics in Canada series examines Canadian and international trends in the sales, cost, use, and pricing of biologics as of the end of 2018

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