Mexican Hospitals Treated Children With Counterfeit Chemotherapy Drugs
An investigation into the corruption of former Governor Javier Duarte has uncovered allegations that children with cancer were treated in state-run hospitals in Veracruz with counterfeit chemotherapy medicines due to budget shortfalls and lack of resources caused by his administration. The BBC reports, that when […]
Bipartisan Safety Issues: How Many Different Kinds of Black Market Medicines have been Sold in Your State?
In 2012, the FDA discovered that American doctors had purchased illegally imported, counterfeit Avastin from subsidiaries of CanadaDrugs.com. They saved money on the medicine for their patients, but their sources were unreliable: some of the cancer treatments had no active ingredient. Since then, the agency has issued warnings to more […]