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FDA Targets Illegal Online Pharmacies

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on January 25th, 2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes Washington DC - infoZine - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in partnership with other federal and international agencies, took action recently against websites that sell potentially dangerous, unapproved prescription drugs to U.S. consumers. The FDA and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) also conducted extensive examinations at U.S.-based international mail facilities, where many packages containing prescription drugs enter the U.S., and found that most of the examined packages contained illegal prescription drugs that had been ordered from online sources. These actions took place in support of the 7th annual International Internet Week of Action (IIWA) May 13 to … Read more »