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November 2017

The Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) Celebrates 15TH Anniversary, 100 Percent Perfect Safety Record

By |2017-11-19T17:00:52-06:00November 17th, 2017|CIPA Press Releases|

— Canadian Association Represents Licensed, Certified, and Trusted Retail Pharmacies That Sell Maintenance Medications for Personal Use At 50-80 Percent Less Than Prescriptions Filled in the U.S. — Download CIPA Infographic Winnipeg, Manitoba, October 24, 2017 — The Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) is celebrating its 15th anniversary, serving more than approximately 15 million U.S. [...]

July 2015

CIPA Continues to Fight Frauds using our Trusted Verification Seal

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00July 28th, 2015|CIPA Press Releases|

CIPA Identifies Rogue Websites and Partners with Anti-Fraud Authorities to Protect American Consumers Seeking Safe Online Pharmacies July 28, 2015 — The Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA), in partnership with the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC), continues to aggressively monitor and pursue rogue pharmacies falsely using the CIPA verification seal on illegitimate pharmacy websites. The CIPA [...]

June 2015

CIPA survey of Americans finds 64% purchase medications from Canada due to affordability

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00June 2nd, 2015|CIPA Press Releases|

High Cost of Medications in U.S. Forces Americans to Skip Doses, Split Pills, and Restrict Use of Medications Altogether; – Ordering from Canada Saves an Average of 50% In a new survey of approximately 2,700 American customers, the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) found continued demand for safely ordering prescription medications online from licensed Canadian pharmacies.  Approximately [...]

February 2015

Trust the CIPA seal – but beware of Internet imposters and fake certification marks!

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00February 10th, 2015|CIPA Press Releases|

For more than a decade, millions of Americans have relied on members of the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) to provide them with safe, affordable medications. CIPA member pharmacies meet our stringent standards for reliability and safety in such areas as requiring a valid prescription; maintaining a patient health profile to avoid adverse drug interactions; [...]

September 2014

Checks Are Best When Ordering from CIPA Member Pharmacies

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00September 9th, 2014|CIPA Press Releases|

CIPA member pharmacies are committed to delivering safe and affordable medicines and employ processes that are designed to protect your personal and private information. Equally important CIPA Members provide convenient and secure payment methods to their patients. CIPA members have always accepted a variety of different payment methods as long as they meet strict security, [...]

May 2014

CIPA Members Recommend you Pay by Check

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00May 13th, 2014|CIPA Press Releases|

CIPA members are committed to delivering the safest medicines at affordable prices while protecting your personal and private information. Equally important is providing convenient and secure payment methods for our patients. CIPA members have always accepted a variety of different payment methods as long as they meet strict security, safety and privacy standards. CIPA values [...]

March 2012

New U.S. Study Validates CIPA’s Safety Procedures

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00March 30th, 2012|CIPA Press Releases|

A new report, by the prestigious U.S.-based National Bureau of Economic Research confirms that medications sold by online pharmacies accredited by the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) are 100 percent authentic. Test results show no difference in drug safety when compared to products from U.S. online pharmacies approved by American verifiers.  The report also indicates [...]

CIPA Trademark Enforcement Project Getting Good Results

By |2017-01-19T12:15:06-06:00March 5th, 2012|CIPA Press Releases|

~ CIPA Sees Success against Rogue Online Pharmacies with Trademark Enforcement Project ~ The Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) is pleased to report that its campaign to fight rogue internet pharmacies is seeing positive results.  Since October 2011, a concentrated effort has challenged websites that wrongfully display the CIPA Certification Mark.  To date, over 125 [...]

January 2012

CIPA Joins Ranks of Wikipedia and Reddit in SOPA Blackout

By |2017-01-19T12:15:07-06:00January 17th, 2012|CIPA Press Releases|

On January 18, members of The Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA)   participated in online  blackout in protest of Congress’ proposed anti-piracy legislation. The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and its Senate counterpart, the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) are designed to protect the interests of U.S. businesses and fight counterfeiting, but because of their overly [...]

November 2011

Canadians Join Internet Strike Against SOPA

By |2017-01-19T12:15:07-06:00November 20th, 2011|CIPA Press Releases|

"From pro-Internet lobby groups to retail pharmacists to online software vendors, organizations and individuals in Canada are on strike against the Internet today."  That's how an article about the January 18th internet Black Out began - the retail pharmacists were CIPA members.  To find our more about this monumental undertaking and the reason we decided [...]

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