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Vietnam to test Glaxo antibiotic for plasticizer 

July 28, 2011
Vietnam to test Glaxo antibiotic for plasticizer 

  The Drug Administration of Vietnam (DAV) has instructed its agencies to collect samples of Augmentin to test for plasticizer content after the substance was found in the GlaxoSmithKline’s common antibiotic in Hong Kong.   DAV has also requested GlaxoSmithKline’s office in Vietnam to coordinate with its distributors to collect Augmentin samples being sold in Vietnam [...]

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Nursery suspended in sleeping pills case 

February 19, 2011
Nursery suspended in sleeping pills case 

Yen Nhi, one of the two children hospitalized in deep sleep in the southern province of Binh Duong Wednesday. Authorities in the southern province of Binh Duong Friday said they have closed a private nursery suspected of giving children sleeping pills.   Phan Van Anh, vice chairman of Thuan Giao Commune in the province, said [...]

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Major ecstasy drug bust in HCM City’s District 1

December 10, 2009
Major ecstasy drug bust in HCM City’s District 1

HCM City police carried out a 1am raid on a drug processing and wholesaling centre in District 1, arresting nine people and seizing a large volume of narcotics and equipment. Ly Huy Khanh and Ha Thi Tien. After days of investigation, HCM City police arrested a couple named Ha Thi Tien, 39, and Ly Huy Khanh, [...]

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Lao man arrested with half million ecstasy pills

May 27, 2009

The traffic police in the central province of Thanh Hoa caught a Lao man carrying nearly 500,000 ecstasy pills in his car Tuesday, they said. Xengphet, a 40-year-old resident of Vientiane in Laos, was detained after he was found with 464,000 ecstasy pills after being asked to stop his car, police said.The pills were contained [...]

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400,000 illegal pills in Vietnam Airlines’ warehouse

March 3, 2009
400,000 illegal pills in Vietnam Airlines’ warehouse

One kind of drugs (illustration onlly).VietNamNet Bridge – More than 400,000 illegal pills have been discovered in the warehouse of Vietnam Airlines. The pills have been there for two months. According to the HCM City-based Criminal Science Sub-Institute, these pills contain an addictive substance named Pseudoephedrine. Tan Son Nhat Airport’s Customs Agency has transferred the case [...]

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Study: Vitamin C or E pills do not lower risk of cancer

November 17, 2008
Study: Vitamin C or E pills do not lower risk of cancer

Taking vitamin C and E pills does not lower the risk of cancer, according to a latest study involving nearly 15,000 men in the U.S., media reported Monday.  (File Photo)“After nearly 10 years of supplementation with either vitamin E or vitamin C, we found no evidence supporting the use of either supplement in the prevention [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...