A Major Threat to Public Health
Nowadays, it felt as if there will be a new epidemic transmitted disease will come out on the news. Not only COVID-19 endless variants, monkeypox, HFMD and even influenza. In result to this, it creates a demand in terms of medicine and self-hygiene care. Now living with more caution, people take more care of themselves nowadays to stay clean and healthy.
Fraud.Org mentioned that the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that close to $83 billion worth of counterfeit drugs are sold annually, and one in 10 medical products circulating in developing countries are substandard or fake. is said that in most cases of fake medical products, they have weaker amounts of active ingredients or none. You can see how serious this issue is becoming to our world.
Sometimes, even healthcare professionals need to be educated about counterfeits. This is because as time goes by, technology develops rapidly in the world. Hence, it will be easier for them to make a copy of something that is in demand. If healthcare professionals are not able to distinct counterfeits, they will be putting their patients’ life in danger.
With the rise of online ecommerce, it is easy for counterfeiters to sell their products since customers are not able to check first before they buy. Production and trafficking of counterfeit medicines is out of control even by the government hence brand owner needs to take action and educate their consumers.
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