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Ontario Public Drug Programs

Glossary – G

This glossary provides brief explanations of terms used in the Ontario Public Drug Programs web pages. To access a term definition, select the appropriate letter from the alphabet below.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
General Benefit General Benefit (GB) drugs products are reimbursed without specific restrictions to recipients eligible for the Ontario Drug Benefit. There are approximately 3,200 drug products reimbursed and listed on the Formulary as GB products.
Generic drug See Multiple-source Drug
Grey literature/reports Unpublished studies or ones that have limited distribution, and are not included in the common bibliographic retrieval systems.

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