Increasingly Sold Online, Fake Medicines Can Kill

(DGIwire) — What some online pharmacies claim to offer—brand-name drugs at cut-rate prices—can seem too good to be true. Drugs for treating high blood pressure, cholesterol and low libido are all easily orderable and brought right to your door without a valid prescription, according to a recent CNN report. Many of these online retailers, adds CNN, […]

Counterfeit Medicine: Can a Biotech Help Solve the Problem?

(DGIwire) — The number of “rogue” wholesale distributors selling fake or unapproved prescription drugs is growing, so people in the healthcare industry—including doctors, hospital drug purchasers and drugstore managers—need to be vigilant when purchasing medicines. This has become such a widespread issue that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently launched a campaign to […]

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