December 8, 2021

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Working with on the internet pharmacies can be dangerous. This is how to navigate them

  • Randy Hutchinson is the president of the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South. Attain the BBB at 800-222-8754.

“The variance with the pharmaceuticals, as opposed to acquiring a pretend Fendi or Louis Vuitton bag, is you’re speaking about your health.”

So stated John P. Leonard, the No. 2 trade official at Customs and Border Security, in chatting to AARP about counterfeit medicine. The leading two counterfeits are the erectile dysfunction medication Viagra and Cialis, but he also cited phony Botox remedies, fake medications for cancer and cholesterol, and many others.

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On its web site, pharmaceutical corporation Viatris claims it is observed the pursuing in counterfeit medicines:

  • Blue printer ink.
  • Amphetamines, also known as “speed.”
  • Metronidazole, a powerful antibiotic that could bring about an allergic response, diarrhea, or vomiting.
  • Far too a lot lively ingredient (or not adequate), which may result in you hurt.
  • Binding brokers, these types of as drywall, that stop the tablet from breaking down in your system.