Risks of Buying Medicines over the Internet

The safest way to obtain medicines is from a pharmacist.

If you buy Prescription Only Medicines over the internet:

  • they may not have been prescribed by a healthcare professional
  • there may not be checks and controls on the quality and effectiveness of medicines supplied
  • there may be no legal recourse in the event of a problem.

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