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TGA dishes up bumper fine

Posted 17 November 2023 PM

The TGA has taken a hard line with corporate giant Wesfarmers Health, dishing up a fine close to three-quarters of a million dollars, for illegal advertising of prescription-only drugs. It was our top read story of the week.

The company's InstantScripts is accused of promoting the use and supply of medications such as antibiotics, insulin, blood thinners and blood pressure and cholesterol medications. But Wesfarmers was quick to point out the alleged offences occurred before it acquired InstantScripts earlier this year. See what they had to say in:Company slapped with $742k fine

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