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The Partnership For Safe Medicines Congressional Briefing, April 10, 2018

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On Tuesday, April 10th, members of Congress, former DEA agents, and leading experts in the fight against counterfeit medicines met for a discussion on the challenges we face in tackling the illicit fentanyl trade and the widespread impact it is having on communities across the United States. PSM released 43 States And Counting, a new analysis on the extent and reach of the fentanyl threat, which confirms reports of counterfeit medicines made with fentanyl in 43 states, with fentanyl-related deaths confirmed in 22 states.

 

Read the report and watch the briefing here.

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