Fake Drug Seizures in China in 2011

During a four month long campaign against counterfeit drugs in 2011, Chinese authorities seized over 65 million counterfeit drugs and arrested 114 people.

During the seizures of fake medicines, police foundĀ  starch, corn powder, animal feed and chemical pigments in the factories that were used to make the counterfeit drugs.

Source: Associated Press, “China seizes 65M counterfeit pills, some harmful,” Google News, November 4, 2011.