FDA says Canadian pharmacy sold fake drugs online

The U.S. FDA said tests it conducted show at least 10 Web sites connected to Manitoba-based Mediplan Prescription Plus Pharmacy sold fake drugs. The FDA report said fake versions of Lipitor and other popular prescription drugs were sold online and urged consumers not to take any drugs they bought through the 10 Internet sites. Canadian pharmacies that sell drugs online were said to be "blindsided" by the report, and the head of the Canadian pharmacy industry organization said it was done without evidence and should be treated with caution.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The · Globe and Mail (Toronto) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Associate Director, Compliance Business Partner I
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ridgefield, CT
Attorney
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Office of the Chief Counsel
Silver Spring, MD, MD
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Senior Manager, Clinical Affairs - Advanced Technology
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA