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Study: ED drugmakers aren't properly policing their TV ads

Embarrassed by the ads for erectile dysfunction drugs that pop up at the most inopportune moments? A new study found that the television commercials are indeed airing at family-viewing times--contrary to drugmakers' express promises to refrain.

Another online seller of fake Viagra heads for jail

Yet another operator of an online site trafficking in counterfeit drugs will go to jail, at least for a short time, as federal authorities continue to chip away at the burgeoning problem.

The top counterfeit drug events in 2012

This report points to some of the most significant events in the effort to address counterfeiting to have occurred this year. Maybe you know of others not mentioned. It would be great if the report could start a public discussion of what steps need to be emphasized next because there is little question that more needs to be done and it is best if it is done with some forethought. Click here to check out the full report >>

Drugs for illegal Internet pharmacy made in India, Mexico

Even as Internet pharmacies have become a growing threat to the health of patients and the reputations of drugmakers, one key question is what plants are their products actually coming out of? A case involving a California man who ran one provides at least a hint at an answer.

Internet drug dealer gets 10 years but feds want his Chinese boss

Federal authorities have brought down a pawn but are still looking for the king of an extensive Chinese drug counterfeiting operation who slipped through their fingers last year.

Top 10 Drug Advertising Spends-- Q1 2012

While the grand party in direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising may have peaked about 5 years ago, it remains an important method of marketing drugs. In this  FiercePharma special report on the top 10 advertising spends, we have included links to one television spot for each drug.

NZ doc faces 30 years after fake Cialis conviction

A major supplier of counterfeit erectile dysfunction drugs from China into the U.S. who eluded federal authorities for 5 years has been convicted and now faces up to 30 years in prison and a fines of up to $6 million.

Upstart Sprout scores $20M round to revive fallen female libido drug

From the ashes of Boehringer Ingelheim's female sexual dysfunction research, Sprout Pharmaceuticals has risen and taken in capital from a $20 million round to give BI's female libido drug flibanserin another go with U.S. regulators.

Fake Viagra apparently sourced in China

China appears to be the source of counterfeit Viagra and Cialis sold over the Internet by a Puerto Rican man for $2 a pill who now faces a $2 million fine and 10 years in jail.

As blockbuster drugs fade, so does TV advertising

The DTC juggernaut is weakening. As The New York Times reports, industry spending on TV ads fell by 2% in 2011, the fourth consecutive year of decline. Altogether, TV spending is down 20% from 2007...