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Counterfeit Drugs
MeSH HeadingCounterfeit Drugs
Tree NumberD26.099
Annotationentry term DRUG COUNTERFEITING: coordinate with FRAUD
Scope NoteDrugs manufactured and sold with the intent to misrepresent its origin, authenticity, chemical composition, and or efficacy. Counterfeit drugs may contain inappropriate quantities of ingredients not listed on the label or package. In order to further deceive the consumer, the packaging, container, or labeling, may be inaccurate, incorrect, or fake.
Entry TermCounterfeit Medicines
Entry TermDrug Counterfeiting
Entry TermFake Drugs
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AN BL CF CH CL CS DU EC HI IP ME PD PK PO RE SD TO TU UR
Registry Number0
Previous Indexing Pharmaceutical Preparations (1998-2010)
History Note2011
Date of Entry20100625
Unique IDD058110


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Pharmaceutical Preparations [D26]
Controlled Substances [D26.049]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCounterfeit Drugs [D26.099]
Designer Drugs [D26.200]
Dosage Forms [D26.255]  +
Drug Combinations [D26.310]  +
Drugs, Chinese Herbal [D26.335]
Drugs, Essential [D26.355]
Drugs, Generic [D26.360]
Drugs, Investigational [D26.371]
Materia Medica [D26.526]
Nonprescription Drugs [D26.530]  +
Nostrums [D26.593]
Pharmaceutic Aids [D26.650]  +
Pharmaceutical Preparations, Dental [D26.655]
Placebos [D26.660]
Plant Extracts [D26.667]  +
Prescription Drugs [D26.670]
Prodrugs [D26.675]
Solutions [D26.776]  +
Street Drugs [D26.878]  +
Vaginal Creams, Foams, and Jellies [D26.908]
Veterinary Drugs [D26.939]
Xenobiotics [D26.969]

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