6 months FDA committed to curb sale of fake medicines, cosmetics, food products MB
By Analou De Vera The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reiterated its commitment to curb the sale of counterfeit products. FDA Director-General Nela Charade Puno stressed this in a statement, saying her agency has “continued to step up its law enforcement operations, notching an estimated P114 million worth of unregistered medicines, cosmetics, food, and medical products from 2018 to March of this year.” Puno said they will further intensify their operations through the use of information technology-based applications. “With the use of technology, the FDA can track and trace the presence of counterfeits in the medical supply chain…  The ... more