PR Web – San Diego (October 25, 2017) Results from a new peer-reviewed study to be published in the November issue of American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) found illegal online pharmacies are using Twitter to market and sell hydrocodone, fentanyl and oxycodone and other highly addictive and often deadly controlled substances to U.S. consumers, in direct violation of U.S. federal law.
PR Web – WASHINGTON, DC (October 16, 2016) The Honorable Michael C. Burgess, MD (R-TX-26), the Honorable Eugene Green (D-TX-29) and the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) have been named the 2017 Global Patient Safety Champions by the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global), it was announced today.
PR Web – WASHINGTON, DC (September 27, 2017) The Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global) applauded the results of INTERPOL’s Operation Pangea X, the most successful action of its kind to target illegal online pharmacies, but said more must be done to stop the global influx of counterfeit or substandard prescription medicines.
PR Newswire – WASHINGTON, DC (December 15, 2016) The Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global) is partnering with the American Medical Association (AMA), American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and 14 other national non-profit organizations* to raise awareness of illegal online drug sellers and counterfeit medications by educating and enlisting the help of healthcare providers across the country.
PR Newswire – WASHINGTON, DC (June 6, 2016) With an estimated 49.5% growth of the U.S. senior population by 2030 and out-of-pocket prescription drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries skyrocketing*, the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global), Center for Safe Internet Pharmacies(CSIP) and National Consumers League (NCL) are joining forces to educate seniors and their caregivers about the health and financial risks associated with buying prescription medicines from illegal or rogue online pharmacies and provide the tools they need to stay safe when shopping for prescription drugs online.
PR Newswire, WASHINGTON, DC (May 14, 2015) – With the proliferation of illegal online pharmacies, the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global), an international non-profit organization, has launched “Buy Safe Rx”, a new campaign to educate consumers about the potentially life-threatening health and financial risks associated with buying prescription medicines online and provide the information they need to protect themselves. The Alliance also created a Share Your Story page on their website where consumers can confidentially talk about their experiences with illegal online drug sellers and counterfeit medicines.