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October 13, 2006 - FDA Issues Nationwide Alert on Counterfeit One Touch Basic/Profile and One Touch Ultra (more...)
Filgrastim is marketed by Amgen under the brand name Neupogen, in India it is also marketed by Abbott Healthcare under the brand name Imumax.
A Saint Louis, MO oncologist was reported by the FDA to have pled guilty on charges of distributing and receivin (more...)
Serostim (recombinant DNA somatropin) is Serono's brand name prescription drug form of synthetic growth hormone.
Serostim [somatropin (rDNA origin) for injection] is indicated for the treatment of HIV patients with wasting or cachexia to increase lean bo (more...)
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning U.S. consumers not to use the emergency birth control medicine labeled as Evital. These products may be counterfeit versions of the "morning after pill" and may not be safe or effective in p (more...)
November 1, 2011 - Actavis Elizabeth LLC is warning consumers and healthcare professionals that counterfeit Phentermine HCl Tablets (USP 37.5 mg) that contain fenfluramine, a dangerous ingredient, have been found in the United States.
Phentermine is an a (more...)
Feb 14, 2012 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning health care professionals and patients about a counterfeit version of Avastin 400mg/16mL, which may have been purchased and used by some medical practices in the United States.
March 23, 2012 - Abbott is warning consumers and healthcare professionals about two separate instances of counterfeit Vicodin ES product purchased via the Internet.
Vicodin ES is a pain relief medication sold in the United States through secure drug supp (more...)
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public about a counterfeit version of the weight-loss drug Alli 60 mg capsules (120 count refill pack) being sold over the Internet, particularly at online auction sites.
The counterfeit product is il (more...)
May 29,2102 -- FDA warns of counterfeit Adderall.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers and health care professionals about a counterfeit version of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Adderall 30 milligram tablets that is being purchase (more...)
Tamiflu is for treating people 1 year and older with influenza (flu). The FDA warns of counterfeit Tamiflu that are difficult to distinguish from the real product.
There are a number of steps consumers can take to protect themselves from the threats pos (more...)