DOH warns public on fake drugs
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (4 June) -- The Department of Health has issued a warning to the public to be vigilant on the proliferation of fake drugs in the region.
Dr. Lydia Ramos, director IV of the Center for Health Development(CHD) in an advisory statement said counterfeit drugs are now being circulated in Cagayan Valley through peddlers and erring medical representatives.
"We are appealing to the public to report them right away to telephone numbers 844-8737, 844-6523, 846-7261 and or cellphone number 09351664333 or email address at firstname.lastname@example.org," Ramos in a statement said.
She said despite the dangers pose by the fake drugs due to its low potency and toxicity, proliferation of these drugs continue to attract several sectors of the public due to their lower cost. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]