Overdose of counterfeit drugs in Pakistan

With an overstretched medical care system, the country is also battling against fake drugs, doctors and dentists.

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    Millions of people in Pakistan are affected by the lucrative industry of counterfeit medicine.

    But it is not just the drugs that aren't what they seem.

    The doctors and dentists handing them out, too, can often be fake.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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