In the UK, more than 2 million people buy medicines regularly over the internet from legitimate online sites. If you are considering obtaining medications online, it’s important that you familiarise yourself with regulations below.
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) monitors medicines and medical devices sold or distributed in the UK. They have the power to prosecute those who manufacture and distribute counterfeit products illegally in the UK.
Confidentiality and data protection