Our mission

Purdue Pharma is dedicated to developing and providing innovative medicines for patients and health care professionals and to supporting quality education for the safe use of its products.

Our primary therapeutic areas are:

  • Pain management: Purdue Pharma (Canada) is a leader in the development of analgesic therapeutics for pain. The company has particular expertise in the development of drug delivery systems that have been successfully applied to a range of products. We are dedicated to helping Canadian patients achieve pain relief and to educating health care professionals about best practices in pain management. Together with health authorities, law enforcement and the medical community, Purdue Pharma (Canada) works hard to ensure that our products are made available to appropriate pain patients.
  • ADHD: For patients who require medication to help treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Purdue Pharma (Canada) manufactures a long-acting version of methylphenidate.
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: For those times when constipation is a concern, Purdue Pharma (Canada) manufactures a laxative product that provides relief from the discomfort of constipation.