Wednesday, August 18, 2004
HoustonChronicle.com - FDA worries that drugs could be a target for terrorists|
"Cues from chatter" gathered around the world are raising concerns that terrorists might try to attack the domestic food and drug supply, particularly illegally imported prescription drugs, acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Lester M. Crawford says.Is there a single issue that this administration won't tie to terrorism? I highly doubt the FDA's main concern is tainted Lipitor.
Crawford said the possibility of such an attack was the most serious of his concerns about the increase in states and municipalities trying to import drugs from Canada to save money.