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Table 3 Negative impacts of counterfeit antimalarials

From: The counterfeit anti-malarial is a crime against humanity: a systematic review of the scientific evidence

S. No. Negative Socio-cultural-clinical-Public Health Impacts
1. Economic sabotage
2. Therapeutic failure
3. Increase the risk of emergence and spread of resistance strains
4. Undervalue the trust/confidence on healthcare stakeholders
5. Loss of trust on healthcare systems
6. Adverse side-effects
7. Even death