Osteoporosis Canada

PROVINCIAL DRUG COVERAGE

AS OF APRIL 2021

Provincial Drug Coverage Chart

AS OF APRIL 2021

Coverage is under constant review and is subject to change.

Access to a generic equivalent is generally reported to be identical to that of the relevant brand name medication.

TYPE OF LISTING

PROVINCE

Bisphosphonates

SERMs

Teriparatide

(PTH)

Denosumab

Etidronate

Alendronate

Risedronate

Zoledronic Acid

Raloxifene

Didrocal®

Generics
available

Fosamax®

Generics
available

Fosavance®

Generics
available

Actonel®

Generics
available

Actonel

DR™

Aclasta®

Generics
available

Evista®

Forteo®

Generics
available

Prolia®
BC Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
AB Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
SK Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
MB Open Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
ON Open Access Open Access Open Access Open Access Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
QC Open Access Open Access Open Access Open Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access
NB Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
NS Restricted Access*

Open
Access

Generics
only

Open Access

Open
Access

Generics
only

Not Accessible Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
PEI Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Not Accessible Not Accessible Restricted Access
NFLD Open Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Restricted Access Not Accessible Not Accessible Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
YT Open Access Open Access Not Accessible Restricted Access Not Accessible Not Accessible Restricted Access Not Accessible Restricted Access
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