NAFDAC destroys N600m fake drugs in Kano
The Punch – Dec 1, 2012
“The seizure and destruction of N600m fake drugs in Kano historic because as a commercial nerve centre and hub for distribution of drugs to other states and …
U.S. pledges to work with private sector to combat counterfeit drug …
Healthcare Packaging – Nov 30, 2012
The threat to human health and security posed by counterfeit drugs was highlighted in a Nov. 29 keynote speech by Robert Hormats, U.S. Under Secretary of …
Sanofi Campaign Targets Counterfeit Medicines
Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine (blog) – Dec 3, 2012
Passengers travelling via Air France this December will see an in-cabin movie made by Sanofi to raise awareness about the dangers of counterfeit drugs.
Kenyans to Verify Genuine Drugs Via SMS
AllAfrica.com – Dec 4, 2012
“Counterfeit medications sometimes have no active ingredient which means the patient will not get the drug that they require,” he said. “(There are) counterfeits …
Eli Lilly CEO endorses anti-counterfeiting campaign in China
FiercePharma Manufacturing – Nov 29, 2012
China, considered a key global source of counterfeit drugs, has picked up a new partner … “Make no mistake: Pharmaceutical counterfeiting–and drug safety in …
Sanofi starts awareness campaign for counterfeit drugs
SecuringIndustry.com – Dec 2, 2012
Sanofi starts awareness campaign for counterfeit drugs … has started an advertising campaign on Air France flights to highlight the risks of counterfeit medicines.
Many more fake drugs now using real APIs, US official says
SecuringIndustry.com – Nov 30, 2012
Many more fake drugs now using real APIs, US official says … reports that more and morecounterfeit pharmaceuticals are using real APIs to trick patients.
Fake medicines, supplements seized
Bangkok Post – Nov 29, 2012
Law enforcement authorities have seized counterfeit medicines and supplements worth an estimated 2.36 million baht from a building in Samut Prakan province.
Police seize $3-million in counterfeit goods
Globe and Mail – Dec 3, 2012
“I don’t know anyone who can condone the sale of counterfeit medication,” said Detective Robert Whalen, of the major crime unit at Toronto Police Service’s 55 …
Jeff Gelles: Tips for avoiding being taken by Internet counterfeiters
Philadelphia Inquirer – Nov 29, 2012
Knockoff football jerseys, fake medicines, counterfeit electronics. … U.S. websites accused of hawkingcounterfeit drugs, not only fake Viagra but bogus versions …