The Guardian Flyer and I.D.A. pharmacies are owned and operated by independent pharmacists whose priority is to provide exemplary care to their patients. Together, Guardian and I.D.A. have occupied the Canadian pharmacy landscape for almost 85 years. They share a common vision of becoming the neighborhood pharmacies par excellence.

I.D.A. pharmacies have provided exceptional patient care since 1932, when the Independent Duggists ’Alliance (I.D.A.) was established in Canada. The Guardian banner, meanwhile, was founded in 1964 with the same unwavering commitment to the profession. Over the years, they have earned the trust of their patients and earned their unwavering loyalty.

At Guardian and I.D.A., we empower our patients to live active and healthy lives through our personalized, caring and holistic approach to care.

Founded in 1964 and 1932 respectively, Guardian and I.D.A. share a common commitment to be the best neighborhood pharmacies around.

Guardian Flyer Canada is dedicated to improving health. We play a pivotal role in healthcare and have a unique vision for the future. At McKesson Canada, we work with insurers, hospitals, doctors’ offices, pharmacies, drug companies and governments to build stronger organizations that will provide the best patient care in all settings.