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Bush says states not allowed to import Canadian medicine
Date: Tuesday, December 23 2003
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By William M. Welch, USA TODAY


WASHINGTON The Bush administration warned Monday that states and cities seeking to import lower-cost drugs from Canada face legal action and financial liability.


Citing safety concerns, officials at the Food and Drug Administration and Health and Human Services Department used their strongest language yet in response to appeals by governors and mayors who hope to save money for governments and consumers.



...The Bush administration says imported drugs could be tainted, old or fake. Drug companies that charge higher prices in the USA fear imports could lead to price controls in this country...


Full article: FDA on Canada drugs No Way



FDA on Canada drugs No Way



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