5 months Government to run after those behind sale of counterfeit medicines — Palace MB
By Genalyn Kabiling  The government will continue to run after groups behind the sale of counterfeit medicines after a United Nations (UN) report expressed concern about the alleged prevalence of fake drugs in the country. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) remains “strict” in the campaign against the counterfeit medicines in the country. “What I know is the FDA is very strict on that. We prosecute people who are behind those fake medicines,” Panelo said in a Palace press briefing. Panelo made the remarks after the United Nations Office on ... more