October 01, 2021

Joint message with PHO, CPBC, and BCCNM about ivermectin in the prevention and treatment of COVID-19

Ivermectin is an anthelmintic approved in Canada for veterinary and human use. In humans, ivermectin is only approved for treatment of parasitic infections (oral) and rosacea (topical). 

Read the full statement from the Office of the Provincial Health Office, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC, the College of Pharmacists of BC, and the BC College of Nursing Professionals.