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Authorities seize expired medicine

Update: January, 12/2016 - 08:03
Inspectors of the Ha Noi Department of Health and market management team 14 have seized 500,000 units of expired drugs that were being sold by some drugstores. — Photo congan.com.vn

HA NOI (VNS) — Inspectors of the Ha Noi Department of Health and market management team 14 have seized 500,000 units of expired drugs that were being sold by some drugstores.

The drugstores used to erase the old expiry dates and replace them with the reprinted ones for drugs packed in paper boxes.

The expired drugs were of various types, including antibiotics, anti-anxiety drugs, functional foods, etc.

These drugs were found at three drugstores in Tay Ho and Ba Dinh districts. All of them belong to Tran Thi Anh Tuyet, 50, from Hoan Kiem District. — VNS

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