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Counterfeit Pharma Drugs

Counterfeit Pharma Drugs

This infographic shows the scope of the problem of fake medicine. The counterfeit pharmaceutical industry could be worth as much as $200 billion annually. The health concern is major. Interpol estimates that 10% to 30% of all pharmaceutical drugs in circulation in the world are counterfeit and that up to 1 million people will die annually from counterfeit pharmaceuticals. Counterfeit medicine may be contaminated, contain adulterated or no active ingredient.

Industries: Pharma & Drugs


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