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CodeSystem: Health Canada Drug Id Number

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/ca-hc-din
Version:3.0.0
Name:HcDIN
Title:Health Canada Drug Id Number
Status:Active as of 2021-03-12T00:00:00-04:00
Definition:

A Drug Identification Number (DIN) is a computer-generated eight digit number assigned by Health Canada to a drug product prior to being marketed in Canada. It uniquely identifies all drug products sold in a dosage form in Canada and is located on the label of prescription and over-the-counter drug products that have been evaluated and authorized for sale in Canada. A DIN uniquely identifies the following product characteristics:

  • manufacturer
  • product name
  • active ingredient(s)
  • strength(s) of active ingredient(s)
  • pharmaceutical form, and
  • route of administration.

Note: The number has a leading zero.

Further information about this Code System can be found at https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/drug-products/applications-submissions/guidance-documents/regulatory-requirements-drug-identification-numbers/document.html

Publisher:Health Canada
Content:Not Present: None of the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1105 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

This CodeSystem is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/ca-hc-din defines many codes, but they are not represented here


History

DateActionCustodianAuthorComment
2021-03-19reviseCanada Health InfowayJoan HarperChange current CodeSystem.URL to the new Canonical URL and fix description;UP-176