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CPS Full Access (Database Instruction)

RRC Polytech students and faculty access only. CPS Full Access (formerly RxTx) is Canada's authoritative source for prescribing and managing drug therapy, providing online access to evidence-based, reliable Canadian drug, and therapeutic information

Patient medication information

Extracted from the larger monograph, the printable Patient medication information handouts are written in plain language to advise patients on the safe, effective use of medications.

The documents can be accessed in a number of ways:



  1. Though the parent drug monograph: Search or Browse for the desired monograph > select Patient medication information from the Table of contents on the left






  1. Search for a topic on the homepage and filter your search results to look for just ‘Patient medication information’ document types.
    These document types are indicated by the Patient Information logo










  1. Browse the list of Patient medication information documents by clicking Drugs/Conditions > Patient medication information from the tabs at the top of the page










Example of Patient medication information document














  1. Tab for the parent monograph (if that's how you accessed the document)
    Tab for the Patient medication information document (ex. Neurontin)
  2. Print
  3. Document

Note: there is no table of contents on this type of document