RxTx

Previously there were serveral options for RxTx content: eCPS, RxTx1 (Minor Ailments), RxTx2 (formerly known as eTherapeutics+), and RxTx3 (formerly known as eTherapeutics+ Complete). As of the January 1, 2017 renewal only RxTx3 is available to academic institutions.

RxTx3 (formerly known as eTherapeutics+ Complete)

"Canada's authoritative source for prescribing and managing drug therapy at the point of care, providing health care professionals with online access to evidence-based, reliable Canadian drug and therapeutic information." It includes online access to:

The subscription also includes access to the RxTx mobile app. The mobile app features:

  • Access to thousands of Health Canada–approved monographs.
  • CPhA evidence based, peer-reviewed monographs covering more than 300 drugs, including valuable guidance on off-label uses.
  • Health Canada advisories and alerts posted within 48 hours of issue.
  • Up to date information – CPhA’s team of experts continuously scan the Canadian drug information landscape for new drugs, new evidence on existing drugs and drug products, and critical safety updates.
  • Content available both on and off-line.

RxTx3 is available in either English or French.

Please consult the RxTx User Guide for more information on use of the platform.

Platform: 

RxTx

Access Details: 
Unlimited Authorized Users, Unlimited Concurrent Access, IP Authentication, Remote Access
Content Types: 
Full-Text

MARC Records

MARC Records: 
Yes

MARC records can be downloaded at: http://www.pharmacists.ca/products-services/marc-records/

The download is a zipped file that includes the following:

  • MARC records for the four CPhA books, in English and French, with MeSH headings
  • MARC records, with MeSH headings at the primary care condition level (i.e. chapter) for the Compendium of Therapeutic Choices, 7th edition (CTC7)
  • Tie-in of the print to the RxTx3 database
  • PDFs of marketing materials in English and French

Usage Stats

COUNTER: 
No
SUSHI: 
No

Two methods:

1. Request directly from vendor contact.
2. Login to the online portal: visit the RxTx site and select "Statistics" at the bottom of the page. When prompted, enter the OCLS password (password: oclsstats). See attached PDF for detailed instructions.