Swine flu drugs cause web flurry

July 2009
PRWeek (London);7/10/2009, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB) has issued a warning in 2009 against buying the anti-swine flu drug Tamiflu over the Internet without a prescription. According to the RPSGB, Tamiflu has overtaken Viagra as the subject of the most junk e-mails. Nevertheless, Britain's chief medical officer Sir Ian Donaldson reassured the public that the government has stockpiled enough vaccines of the real Tamiflu drug in order to contain the spread of swine flu in the country.


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