Strengthening African borders in combating counterfeit medicines - The need for enforcement
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: NASSOUR, Ziad (CIOPF, Beyrouth, Lebanon)
Counterfeit medications are in fact non-medicinal products manufactured illegally with no regards to the safety of their contents or inclusion of active ingredients that treat illnesses. Their sole purpose is to make money for the criminals who make and distribute them, selling them clandestinely often at less than the price of originals to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.