New Hampshire Couple Who Distributed Millions Of Misbranded Pills Headed To Jail

April 20, 2018

The DOJ announced that John and Plabpleung Hayes of New Hampshire received their prison sentences for their roles in a conspiracy that imported and sold over 2 million misbranded prescription pills from India and sold them to customers across the United States…

Safe Savings Tip: Generic Cozaar Is Over 50% Cheaper In the U.S. Than In Canada

April 19, 2018

Choosing generic drugs is the easiest and fastest way for Americans to lower their prescription drug costs without having to risk purchasing your medication from a shady online pharmacy. We did a price comparison to see where losartan, the generic version of Cozaar, is more affordable – in the U.S. or in Canada. At a brick-and-mortar pharmacy in Canada, a 30-day supply would cost $14.31, but we found the same pills at pharmacies in the U.S. for $6.60…

Drugs From Online Canadian Pharmacies Come From A Lot Of Places, Just Not Canada

April 18, 2018

Importing drugs from Canada sounds as if it would solve the issue of high prescription drug costs in the U.S., but that’s just a good soundbite. The truth is that the drugs Americans buy online “from Canada” are not actually Canadian and they have not been inspected by any regulatory authority…

FDA Wants Authority to Seize and Destroy Suspected Fake Drugs at International Mail Facilities to Catch More Illicit Fentanyl

April 18, 2018

FDA Inspectors working at the U.S.’s nine international mail facilities work hard to keep counterfeit and substandard drugs from being shipped into the country. The FDA is asking Congress to change the rules to make it easier for them to seize and destroy shipments of fake drugs…

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FBI Director Louis Freeh on the impact of importation on law enforcement (July 14, 2017)

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Fentanyl in fake prescription pills is killing Americans.
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