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Online pharmacies crash the party

Jul 28, 2015 -
One French start-up wants to be the Amazon of medicines, but bricks and mortars are fighting back.
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Diet pills website ‘should have been shut down’ a year before student’s death

Jul 25, 2015 - The Guardian
...a string of websites registered with the company were operating as illegal online pharmacies including the site that was to be used by Parry.
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Online sales of medicines surge in China

Jul 25, 2015 - CCTV News
China's FDA has published a draft regulation on the management of online drug sales. If passed, it will permit online sales of prescription drugs.
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Mandatory Registration and Logo for UK Online Sales of Medicines

Jul 23, 2015 - The National Law Review
...display, on every relevant page of their websites, the new EU common logo, which will hyperlink directly to the MHRA s list of registered online...
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When it really pays to buy online

Jul 23, 2015 - Elko Daily Free Press
...CVS.com, Walgreens.com and Walmart.com, or go to legitscript.com to see whether an outlet you want meets NABP standards. Copyright 2015 Elko...
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Drug company agrees to pay for filling invalid prescriptions

Jul 23, 2015 - The Washington Times
Ky. (AP) - The U.S. attorney in Louisville says an internet drug company has agreed to forfeit $450,000 from the illegal sale of prescription...
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Rwanda: RNP, Interpol Meet Over Counterfeits, Pharmaceutical Crimes

Jul 22, 2015 - All Africa.com
...field of combating counterfeit products. "Counterfeits including fake medicine represent a global challenge. Despite their undeniable benefits,
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Andrew Strempler, Canadian online pharmacy pioneer, transferred home from U.S. prison

Jul 22, 2015 - CBC Manitoba
...mail fraud, in connection with the importing and selling of foreign and fake drugs to American citizens. He was arrested in Panama and was being...
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Fakes don`t care

Jul 21, 2015 - Vimeo
...- but we do", which is raising awareness about the dangers of fake medicine you can buy on the internet. facebook.com/fakesdontcare Concept,
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At least 20 detained in China fake drug crackdown - China - Chinadaily.com.cn

Jul 19, 2015 - China Daily
...20 detained in China fake drug crackdown - China - Chinadaily.com.cn Fake drugs seized by the police during the "Thunder action", July 16. [Photo/Xinhua]
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How to save against jaw-dropping prescription drug prices

Jul 17, 2015 - Philly.com
...pharmacy, Carome said. Still, websites such as LegitScript have vetted online pharmacies most of which are American and it s possible to save 5
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News from ASOP EU

New scientific article aims to help simplify fake medicine terminology

4 Apr 2017

A new in depth analysis of the evolution of the descriptions applied to falsified, counterfeit and fake medicines has just been published. It aims to help clarify and simplify this hitherto controversial area. With the number of increasing illegally operating websites selling medicines across the world clear and easy to understand descriptors which will help to make public awareness raising campaigns more effective.

ASOP EU member adopts top level domain name .pharmacy

23 Mar 2017

To help ensure absolute security and recognition of a genuine fully legal online seller of medicines, the web page of the European Association of Mail Service Pharmacies (EAMSP) recently became the first in Europe to switch its Top Level Domain to .pharmacy. 

EAASM and ASOP EU to be present at the 22nd Congress of the European Association Of Hospital Pharmacists 22-24 March 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Mike Isles will be speaking on “Falsified Medicines: The Role of the Pharmacist in Raising Patient Awareness.

 

 

 

 

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