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Foreign Drugs

A curated list of resources for practitioners

Websites Useful In Finding Drug Information

  • Canada
    Health Protection Board (government) drug products database. Similar to our Orange Book. Can search trade names to find generic name.
  • China
    Hong Kong Department of Health Drug Office A-Z listings of registered pharmaceutical products. May search or view list online in English.
  • Denmark
    Lægemiddelkataloget Online, pharmaceutical directory - in Danish
  • Estonia
    State Agency of Medicines Drug Database.
  • New Zealand
    Medsafe. Equivalent to FDA website, gives product info in alphabetical list, or can search by drug name. In English
  • Spain
    Online Pharmacopeia, can search by generic or trade names - in Spanish. Free, but must register for access.
  • Sweden
    Medical Products Agency. Search medicines database by generic or trade name. In English and Swedish.
  • United Kingdom
    The United Kingdom Medicines Information website.