NADDI Director Warns About the Fentanyl Threat

October 16, 2017

In this editorial, which was published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on October 16th, Charlie Cichon, the executive director of the National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators, warns Pennsylvanians about the dangers of fentanyl and discusses legislators’ efforts to protect them from the deadly imported drug.

Safe Savings Tip: Generic Norvasc Is Over 75% Cheaper In The U.S. Than In Canada

October 16, 2017

People think all prescription drugs cost less in Canada, but is that true? We did a price comparison for amlodipine, generic Norvasc, the sixth most frequently prescribed prescription drug in the U.S. during the first quarter of 2016. When we called a brick-and-mortar pharmacy in Canada, we were quoted the price of $24.62 for a 30-day supply, but we found those same pills at pharmacies in the U.S. for only $5.50…

AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group Admits To Distributing Millions of Misbranded Oncology Drug Products

October 13, 2017

AmerisourceBergen Speciality Group is part of one of the largest wholesale drug companies in the U.S. and recently admitted in federal court to having distributed millions of misbranded oncology drug products throughout the U.S. over the course of 13 years…

United Kingdom Is A Target And A Hub For Counterfeit Medicines From India

October 12, 2017

The United Kingdom is fighting a battle against counterfeit medicines on two front. The first fight is to keep them out of the hands of her citizens. The second fight is to not let the fake Indian pharmaceutical companies use their country as a postal hub…

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Fentanyl in fake prescription pills is killing Americans.
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