Fake medicines are a growing threat to public health, tricking patients into believing they are receiving genuine treatment and putting their lives at risk. The campaign Fight the Fakes is a combined effort of the global health community, representing healthcare professionals, disease-specific organizations, product-development partnerships, foundations, and the pharmaceutical industry. Coordinated actions from all involved in the manufacturing and distribution of medicines are vital.

Learn more at FIGHTTHEFAKES.ORG

Published: February 2014

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