TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/25/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 17, p514
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD), the executive body of Great Britain's Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, to investigate many reports of people tampering with Prescription Only Medicine - Veterinarian (POM-V) products. It states that most of the issues are related to forged prescriptions being sent to Internet pharmacies for dispensing. It provides guidance for suppliers on the precautions when dispensing against written prescriptions.
ACCESSION #
40090395

 

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