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ICN – Position on Falsified Medicines

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ICN Position on Falsified Medicines (English)

ICN Position on Falsified Medicines (French)

ICN Position on Falsified Medicines (Spanish)

ICN is very concerned with the growing problem of counterfeit medicines and the negative consequences on the prevention and treatment of disease, which can include poor treatment outcomes or failure of treatment, loss of confidence in health care, resistance to antibiotics and poisoning due to harmful ingredients. Download the position paper.

Le CII est très préoccupé par le problème des médicaments de contrefaçon et leurs effets négatifs sur la prévention et le traitement des maladies. Au nombre de ces effets, il faut compter les mauvais résultats de santé ou les échecs thérapeutiques, la perte de confiance dans les systèmes de soins de santé, la résistance aux antibiotiques et les empoisonnements par composants toxiques. Télécharger la prise de position.

Preocupa seriamente al CIE el problema, cada vez más grave, de los medicamentos falsificados y sus negativas consecuencias para la prevención y el tratamiento de la enfermedad, que pueden conllevar unos resultados deficientes o el fracaso del tratamiento, pérdida de confianza en los cuidados de salud, resistencia a los antibióticos y envenenamiento por ingredientes dañinos. Descarga la declaración de posición.

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