Registry Health Canada Drug Identification Number

A Drug Identification Number (DIN) is a computer-generated eight digit number assigned by Health Canada to a drug product prior to being marketed in Canada. It uniquely identifies all drug products sold in a dosage form in Canada and is located on the label of prescription and over-the-counter drug products that have been evaluated and authorized for sale in Canada.

Prefix
hc.din
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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Health Canada Drug Identification Number should match this regular expression:
^\d{8}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
02069237
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Health Canada Drug Identification Number should match this regular expression:
^hc\.din:\d{8}$

Example CURIE
hc.din:02069237
References
Other http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/prodpharma/databasdon/index-eng.php
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Metaregistry Health Canada Drug Identification Number

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 1 mappings to external registries for hc.din with 1 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
HL7 External Code Systems hl7 2.16.840.1.113883.5.1105