How to guard against counterfeit medicines

Australia needs a list of safe online pharmacies to guard against a nascent counterfeit drug market, two medicines specialists argue.

Australia's counterfeit market is estimated at less than 1% of market value and has advanced quality control but there is still a threat to countries, they say.

Dr Conor Hensey and Dr Amanda Gwee, from the General Medicines Department at the Melbourne Royal Children's Hospital, say Australia must remain vigilant and maintain clear