Drug counterfeiting problems (survey study on public awareness of drug counterfeiting in uae and tunisia)
- In: Posters: Community Pharmacy: Access to pharmacists and pharmacy services
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: EL BOUM, Khairi (Al Ain University of science and Technology, College of Pharmacy, Al ain, United Arab Emirates)
- Co-author(s): ABDULLAH, Amira (Al Ain University of science and Technology, Al ain, United Arab Emirates)
In 2010, it was estimated that the counterfeit drug market was over $ 70 billion, representing a 90 percent increase from 2005. The educational institutions, the health care providers and the pharmaceutical companies are having great role to play in the process of fighting counterfeit drugs and increasing the public awarene.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file / poster file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.