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Enforcement: Record haul of counterfeit medicines

Enforcement: Record haul of counterfeit medicines

April 11, 2014 - au.news.yahoo.com

2.4 million of counterfeit medicines were seized by French customs at the end of February 2014 in the commercial port of Le Havre (Normandy). The counterfeit products were labelled as Chinese tea. Some of the drugs contain no active ingredients or glucose for example. It represents an important increasing in seizure of counterfeit medicines. The previous record seizure in Europe was for 1.2 million doses of counterfeit medicines, also made in the port of Le Havre, in May 2013.