TITLE

FIGHTING FAKE FLU PILLS

AUTHOR(S)
Bower, Amanda; Gerlin, Andrea
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/16/2006, Issue 2, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the rising trade of counterfeit forms of Tamiflu, the only drug approved to treat Avian influenza. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection claimed that their officers seized 250 separate parcels of suspect Tamiflu at the airmail facility in New York City. The customs and health officials are struggling to halt the burgeoning trade of fake pills.
ACCESSION #
23525745

 

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