Over 200,000 illegal medicines worth €850,000 detained in Ireland

The IEA welcomes the partnership between the HPRA, Revenue’s Customs Service, An Garda Síochána and Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD following the announcement that they have detained over 200,000 units of illegal prescription medicines (2016: 60,000) valued at over €850,000 as part of the Interpol-coordinated Operation Pangea X. The IEA’s The Good Distribution Practice Passport (GDP) plays a key role in helping assure security in the life sciences supply chain through compliance and a better understanding of risk and responsibilities. For more information about the IEA’s GDP Passport click on our infographic or contact [email protected]. To read the announcement from the HPRA click here.

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