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The webinar ' Cannabis for AINV – is there POT-ential?' presented by Mia Aizon , 4th year PharmD student at the University of Alberta, is now available online.

As a member, you can watch it at your leisure on the CAPhO website. Simply log in as a member and go to Education and Resources / Watch a Webinar .

In one hour, Mia Aizon will:

Describe the mechanism of action for cannabinoids to prevent or treat nausea/vomiting; Discuss the...Read more

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Please note that the storage conditions for reconstituted and diluted solutions of KEYTRUDA® have been updated:

“The product does not contain preservative. The reconstituted and/or diluted product should be used immediately. If not used immediately, reconstituted and diluted solutions of KEYTRUDA® may be stored at room...Read more