Fake Medicines may Kill a Million a Year

“While 65,000 people have died in the past 40 years as a result of terrorism, fake medicine has killed 200,000 people in China in one year alone.” - Interpol Secretary-General Ronald Noble quoted in a presentation at an anti-counterfeiting conference in Africa.

Drug Counterfeiting Brief

World Health Organization, International Medical Products Anti-Counterfeiting Taskforce (IMPACT)
INTERPOL Medical Product Counterfeiting and Pharmaceutical Crime (MPCPC)Unit
European Commission Taxation and Customs Union

U.S. Department of Justice Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Health and Consumer Goods
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

Rx-360 Consortium
International Chamber of Commerce, Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy
Partnership for Safe Medicines

Healthcare Distribution Management Association
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites (VIPPS)

Biotechnology Industry Organization
World Intellectual Property Organization

Pharmaceutical Security Institute (PSI)
Permanent Forum of International Pharmaceutical Crime (PFIPC)
Heads of Medicines Agencies Working Group of Enforcement Officers (HMA WGEO)

Global Pharma Health Fund (GPHF) Mini-Lab

Rx Pattern Analysis Tracking Robberies & Other Losses

Visiongain Pharmaceutical Anti-Counterfeiting Strategies and Commercial Analysis 2010-2020

Pharmaceutical and Medical Packing News

Links to other organizations