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4.2 out of 5 stars


common view is a Canadian online pharmacy which claims to have been operating since 2000. They say that customer care is their top priority and even have an app to help your order. We investigate this drugstore to find out if they can really be trusted to provide safe medication.
Business NameADV-Care Pharmacy Inc.
Business Address195 Riviera Dr. Unit #2, Markham, Ontario, CANADA, L3R 5J64.5 out of 5 stars
LicenseYes4.5 out of 5 stars
Country of origin of medicationsCanada4.5 out of 5 stars
Countries where warehouses are locatedCanada4.5 out of 5 stars
Phone numbers/customer supportTel: 1-888-471-4721
Fax: 1-877-948-0464
Mirror WebsitesN/A
Medication counterfeitingNot enough information
Compliance with storage requirements during transportation (temperature, humidity and other factors)Not enough information
Risk of poisoningNo4.5 out of 5 stars
Licenses, Certificates and Approvals
CIPA, Canadian International Pharmacy AssociationNo 0.5 out of 5 stars
HHS, U.S. Department of Health & Human ServicesNo0.5 out of 5 stars
FDA, U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationNo0.5 out of 5 stars
NABP, National Association of Boards of PharmacyNo0.5 out of 5 stars
Legitscript Legal ListNo0.5 out of 5 stars
DEA, U.S. Drug Enforcement AdministrationNo0.5 out of 5 stars
OCP, Ontario College of PharmacistsYes4.5 out of 5 stars
PGEU GPUE, Pharmaceutical Group of European UnionNo0.5 out of 5 stars
PharmacyChecker Verification ProgramYes4.5 out of 5 stars
More Information About Website
Customer SupportYes4.5 out of 5 stars
Email supportYes4.5 out of 5 stars
Live ChatYes4.5 out of 5 stars
Check Order StatusYes4.5 out of 5 stars
FromCanada4.5 out of 5 stars
Shipping Cost (Trackable Canada Expresspost)$17.503 out of 5 stars
Free shippingYes (only inside Canada with minimum order)4.5 out of 5 stars
Safety Payment (HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure)No0.5 out of 5 stars
American ExpressYes
BitcoinNo Coupon Code
Coupon Code No
GiftNo0.5 out of 5 stars
Domain - Whois
Domain, LLC3.5 out of 5 stars
Creation Date 2010-07-132.5 out of 5 stars
Registrant NameADV-Care Pharmacy Inc.2.5 out of 5 stars

Overall rating     4.2 out of 5 stars




Domain Information

The domain name information for this website tells us that the address was registered in 2010 and expires in 2020. This length of registration normally suggests that this site is more likely to be a legit online pharmacy. Scam pharmacies tend not to be registered for very long and they don’t expect to be around for a long time.

The domain is registered to ‘ADV-Care Pharmacy Inc.’ which is what we would expect. It is good to see they aren’t using a privacy service to keep their details out of the public records.

registered in 2000

The previous domain name was registered in 2000, so the pharmacy doesn’t lie when says that it has been operating since 2000.

Business Name and Address

When you are looking to find a trustworthy online pharmacy to buy your medication it is reassuring to find a contact address and business name. Often, untrustworthy online drugstores use Fake addresses to hide where they are really based. When checking this store we do find an address which is easy to find on the site. It is a real address of a pharmacy in Ontario, Canada.

Regulatory Approval

The main regulatory association in CIPA (the Canadian International Pharmacy Association) and they make sure that the online pharmacy is using best practice to ensure patient confidentiality among other standards. It turns out that they are not a registered member of this association.

They do show seals on their site for and this is used correctly as they are registered. Pharmacy Checker ensures prescriptions are dispensed by verified pharmacies and that there are customer data and transaction security.

They have been reviewed by but they haven’t been given a clean bill of health. They are classified as an unapproved Internet pharmacy.

Medication on Sale

This online pharmacy has quite a good range of treatments and offers both brand name pills as well as generic varieties. Prices, though, aren’t the cheapest we have seen online.

Brand and generic medications are clearly marked as such. It is often a problem with more dubious online stores who try to confuse brand and generic pills, presumably so they can charge more.

Drugs are dispensed from the real-world Canadian pharmacy store at the business address given on the site.

Prescription Requirements

You will need to provide a prescription to order most drugs from this store. If your doctor isn’t licensed to practice in Canada a Canadian doctor will review your case to authorize your prescription. You need to have your doctor fax the prescription to ADV Pharmacy, you can’t do it yourself.

You are required to fill in a drug interaction review to make sure the drugs you want to buy are safe to take with other medications you have been prescribed. This is then reviewed by a doctor before your medication will be dispensed. Coupon

Unfortunately, we haven’t found any discount codes.

Payments and Delivery

Medication can be purchased using:

  • Credit cards
  • E-check
  • International money order

E-check payments take an additional two days to clear.

Shipping costs and times vary depending on your location. Deliveries in Canada cost either $7 or $16 for an expedited service. Delivery is in either 2 to 5 days or 24 to 48 hours for the speedier service. US delivery costs $17.50 and takes 5 to 10 days. Elsewhere costs $32 and takes 2 to 3 weeks. Delivery is free in Canada for orders over $89.

They also offer shipping insurance. On orders up to $100 this is free, up to $500 it costs $5, up to $800 costs $10 and for orders up to $1000 the insurance costs $15.

Customer Support

If you have any complaints with this pharmacy they have an online form, customer service email address, four different phone numbers and an address you can write to. Reviews

It is normally very useful to read the opinions of previous customers to find out how good the online pharmacy really is. Do they really stick to their promises and are their drugs as expected? Customer feedback can often give you the answers to such questions and provide you with more confidence in the pharmacy. The owners of scam online drugstores know that good feedback leads to more sales, so sometimes they resort to fake reviews to make their store look more reliable than it really is.

There is a page on for reviews. The reviews found on this page are very good, with 5-star ratings from everybody. We have checked the reviews and they appear to be genuine.


Almost all of the customer reviews we have seen for this online drugstore gives them top marks without any complaints, they give a real address where they operate and they have been around for a long time. It isn’t all great news though, there are some concerns over accreditation, with no approval from CIPA or LegitScript.

Based on our findings we give a rating of 4.2-stars out of a possible five.

Possible alternatives

While brick and mortar pharmacies are a safe bet any day, online pharmacies are better, cheaper and more convenient. There is a ton of pharmacies on the internet, and this ends up confusing the consumers, as they do not know who is legitimate and who is out for a quick back. This is where we come in; our experts are constantly scouring the internet, looking for pharmacies and evaluating them based on set criteria.

We provide highly relevant information about these pharmacies, which allows you to choose where to shop for your medication and decide what establishments to stay away from. Our content is periodically updated with information about both existing and upcoming online pharmacies.

For more information, take a look at the Highly Credible List of online drug stores on our website!!!

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