For Your Family

For Your Family: Fake Online Pharmacies

Monday, October 01, 2012

In this 'For Your Family' segment, stunning revelations about how many fake pharmacies you can find online.

According to a new report by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, there are more than 10,000 online pharmacies and less than 3 percent of them actually comply with state and federal laws.

Cmsr. of the Food and Drug Administration Dr. Margaret Hamburg talked to ABC7 about this and shared some serious warnings for consumers.

Some new resources and online tools for consumers Hamburg mentioned are available at www.FDA.gov/BeSafeRx.

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