Pharmaceuticals and medicines

All Pharmaceutical campaigns or programs must adhere to the Google Ads policies around the advertisement or sale of prescription drugs in the country where the ad is targeted. This applies to homepage and display ads on YouTube. Learn more about Google Ads Healthcare and Medicines policy.

Homepage, Video and Display Ads.

All pharmaceutical ads must be clearly branded under the manufacturer's name and must comply with all regulatory and legal guidelines applicable to the advertiser.


Please note, pharmaceutical campaigns or programs which meet our policies must still be approved by YouTube Ads Policy prior to running in these locations. Be aware that this approval process may impact timeliness of your campaign.

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