Online pill identifier failed to recognize pill imprint "GG 67".
- Round, orange, GG 47 - Imipramine Hydrochloride 25 mg
- Round, orange, GG 217 - Amitriptyline and perphenazine 50 mg / 4 mg
- Round, orange, GG 461 - Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 100 mg
- Round, orange, GG 706 - Ranitidine Hydrochloride 300 mg
The U.S. law defines counterfeit drugs as those sold under a product name without proper authorization. These counterfeit drugs may be:
- Too strong or too weak
- Missing key ingredients
- Made with dangerous ingredients
- Contaminated with foreign, even toxic, materials
- Made in unsanitary or unsterile conditions
- Created using unsafe standards
- Improperly labeled, stored or handled
- Expired (out-of-date)
Learn more about contraband and counterfeit drugs at SafeMedicines.org.
U.S. health regulators are trying to help doctors spot counterfeit and unapproved drugs by raising awareness of illegal operations that peddle bogus drugs to health professionals. Federal prosecutors have recently uncovered rogue companies distributing foreign versions of Botox, fake cancer drugs and other unapproved or contaminated medicines in the U.S...find out more at ABC News.
Get tips on using medications safely from SafeMedication.com.