Bangladesh – Fake anti cholera vaccines identified in Bangladesh

bangladesh-fake-anti-choleraA warning has been issued for a fake version of DUKORAL, an oral anti-cholera vaccine, which has been identified in South East Asia. A total of 8000 boxes of the fake vaccine were distributed in Bangladesh. The fake product’s packaging information is in English and in French. The manufacturer reported that:
• the batch number does not tally with Valneva Canada Inc or Crucells’ genuine manufacturing registers; and
• the association of Valneva Canada Inc and Crucell products should not be mentioned on any packaging, in any market.

Source : www.who.int

Back to previous

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *