VETERINARY HEALTH PRODUCT (VHP)

(Canada Only)

Selling a Veterinary Health Product (VHP) in Canada requires a Notification Number, allowing for the sale of this product type without a Drug Identification Number (DIN).

Please note that we only provide assistance with this product category in Canada.

We provide all of the expertise required to obtain a Notification Number, including the services outlined below:

  • Product classification
  • Verification that ingredients are on the List of Permitted Substances
  • Verification that claims are appropriate for the VHP category
  • Preparation of applications for submission to the Veterinary Drugs Directorate (VDD)
  • Product Formulations (medicinal composition)
  • Preparation of Safety/Efficacy dossiers to support product claims
  • Assessment of manufacturers and importers for compliance with the appropriate Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • Review of retail labels and advertising materials for compliance