Welcome to Pillcheck for Clinics

Pillcheck is a medication optimization service that includes a state-of-the-art pharmacogenetic drug response test for over 100 commonly prescribed medications, as well as a review by a pharmacogenetics-trained pharmacist


Benefits of Pillcheck include:

  • Improved safety & efficacy of treatment
  • Precision Medicine: enables you to prescribe a medication and dosage that are optimal for the patient’s metabolism, from the start
  • Increased treatment adherence
  • Lifetime value: Pillcheck insights can be used to optimize treatments in the future
  • Easy to implement


Pillcheck is a good fit for patients who meet any of the following criteria:

  • Recently diagnosed with:
    • Mental illness
    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Chronic pain
  • Switching medications or having dose adjustments
  • Experiencing side effects or lack of efficacy
  • Fear of taking medications due to risk of side effects or complications

Pillcheck is not a good fit for patients who have received a liver transplant, as the liver donor’s genes are different from their own.

How much does Pillcheck cost?

The listed price of Pillcheck is $499, but your patients can order it at a discount by using a unique promotional code for your clinic.
Pillcheck is not currently covered by OHIP, however it:

  • is covered by some private health plans
  • qualifies for reimbursement through Health Spending Accounts (HSA)
  • is an eligible medical expense for income tax deduction

Get started with Pillcheck in your practice!
Contact us at service@pillcheck.ca or 1-877-409-3629.

For more information, check out:

Frequently Asked Questions

Pillcheck Brochure for Patients (English/French)

Intro to Pillcheck Video for Patients

Sample Pillcheck Pharmacist Letter (English/French)

Check if a medication is in the Pillcheck report