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Counterfeit artesunate antimalarials in southeast Asia

Counterfeit artesunate antimalarials in southeast Asia

Lancet 362(9378): 169

ISSN/ISBN: 0140-6736

PMID: 12867121

DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(03)13872-x

This correspondence reports on the distribution of fake artesunate, sampled in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Burma. The appearance of the packaging allowed for the detection of counterfeit tablets.

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