Archive for November 2015

New York Man Who Ran Medical Device King Convicted in Prescription Drug Importation Scheme

Long Island drug importation kingpin convicted in case that exposed thousands of unsuspecting Americans to misbranded and counterfeit medication produced abroad. On November 12, 2015, William Scully, co-owner of a broad-ranging drug importation business called Pharmalogical Inc./Medical Device King was convicted of 66 charges related to his unsanctioned pharmaceutical wholesaling business. According to the jury…

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Leading Patient Advocacy Group Applauds Conviction of Illegal Drug Supply Operators

The Partnership for Safe Medicines released the following statement regarding the verdict of William Scully for operating an illegitimate drug supply company called Pharmalogical Inc., which conducts business as Medical Device King. The defendant sold more than $14 million worth of illegal products including misbranded cancer medicine, unapproved birth control devices, and other medical products…

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Rogues Gallery Comics: An Illustrated Guide To Counterfeit Drug Crime

The Rogues Gallery Comic Book series tells the real-life stories of fake drug criminals and their cases. Volume one tells about the Greedy Doctor that lied to patients with no hope for a cure, the Master Counterfeiter whose greed drove him straight into the arms of US investigators, the Black Marketer who sold fake drugs to US doctors, and the mystery Criminal Mastermind responsible for introducing counterfeit cancer medication to U.S. oncology practices. In volume two, you’ll read about The Smooth Talker and his $150,000 car, the Canadian who pioneered the fake online pharmacy business model, and the Hero Nurses that stood between oncology patients and dangerous fake medications.

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New York Man Who Ran Medical Device King Convicted In Prescription Drug Importation Scheme

Long Island drug importation kingpin convicted in case that exposed thousands of unsuspecting Americans to misbranded and counterfeit medication produced abroad. On November 12, 2015, William Scully, co-owner of a broad-ranging drug importation business called Pharmalogical Inc./Medical Device King was convicted of 66 charges related to his unsanctioned pharmaceutical wholesaling business. According to the jury…

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Inaffit, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Natureal Due to Undeclared Sibutramine

This is a reprint of an FDA Alert. FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. For Immediate Release November 9, 2015 Contact                                    Consumers                               …

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Leading Patient Advocate Applauds Extradition Request in Fake Drug Case

“Canadadrugs.com and their co-conspirators are charged with shipping $78 million of counterfeit and unapproved medicines to unsuspecting patients across the United States,” said Thomas Kubic, PSM board member and former FBI Deputy Assistant Director who spent 30 years at our nation’s top law enforcement agency. “Yet to this day and since 2002, Canadadrugs.com has been listed as an “approved” and “safe” online pharmacy by a leading U.S. firm whose business model involves helping Americans unknowingly break the law and put their welfare at risk.

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Learn how to identify unlicensed pharmacies, what they are selling and how to shop safely.

The internet is full of online pharmacy websites selling prescription medications at discounted prices, but most of those pharmacy websites are unlicensed, uncertified drug distributors. The medicines they sell are manufactured and sold outside government regulation, and because they’re unregulated, consumers who purchase them can never be sure what it is they are buying. Unlicensed…

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