Fake drugs also referred to as counterfeit drugs can be defined as illegally produced drugs or pharmaceutical preparations that may be contaminated or contain the wrong or no active ingredient at all. They sometimes have the right active ingredient but at the wrong dose. Fake drugs are illegal and may be harmful to your health. Each year, fake or substandard medications kill more than 300000 people worldwide.
R039 is a yellow, rectangular medication that has been identified as Alprazolam 2mg supplied by Actavis. Alprazolam is used in the treatment of anxiety; tinnitus; depression; panic disorder; borderline personality disorder (and more), and belongs to the drug class benzodiazepines.
Alprazolam, belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines which act on the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect. It works by enhancing the effects of a certain natural chemical in the body (GABA). It is considered a mild tranquilizer.
According to new findings Alprazolam bars laced with the potent pain drug fentanyl were to blame for overdoses and the increasing number of drug related deaths. Fentanyl is a dangerous and sometimes deadly drug that is 50 times more potent than morphine sold by neighborhood dealers. According to a former drug investigator for the Cincinnati Police department who is now president of the International Health Facility Diversion Association, “Dealers brag about the potency of their products, and even brag when someone overdoses or even dies as proof of the superiority of their product. Screwed up thought process, but nevertheless that’s the world of illicit drug dealing.”
How To A Spot fake R039
Fake drug manufacturers are acquiring new technologies, making it easier to make fake pills look very much like the real thing. Sometimes it is difficult to tell a fake R039 bar from an original. Here is how to detect a fake R039
– Visual inspection as stated by World Health Organization (WHO) (1999) still remains the first step in identifying potential fake drug irrespective of the analytical methods used. Look at the fonts in the imprints on the pills and the pack for inconsistencies
– An R039 fake will most times taste differently and have excessive powder and/or pieces of tablets at the bottom of the container (from abraded, crushed or broken bars);
– An R039 fake will easily crack, check for discoloration and fusion of bars. Rectangular pills breaks into three parts instead of four with chalky odor, indicating filler is present.
-If the price of a R039 you are being offered is far cheaper than what is expected, then you have to think twice, the product might be fake or counterfeit .However, this may not always be true especially for some products (fake innovator/generic brands) which may be sold at the same price as the genuine one.
Many communities are saturated with counterfeit, gray and substandard drugs and the attendant negative impacts of these drugs know no bound. Drugs are poisons and adequate care should always be taken to avoid the consequences and side effects of a fake. The tips outlined in this article will not only help reduce your chances of purchasing, using and suffering the untoward effects of a fake R039, but will also help you save money. You can contribute your own quota to fight against fake and counterfeit drugs by sharing this information. You can also let us know your thoughts in the comment section. Also See : How To Spot Fake Green Xanax Bars [S 90 3 Fake]