The US pharmaceutical company Pfizer said it has found fake covid-19 vaccines in Mexico and Poland.
Authorities in both countries seized these doses and tested them to confirm that they were fake. Wrote that the vaccine found in Mexico has a false label, while the vaccine from Poland contains anti-wrinkle agents instead of vaccines. British Broadcasting Corporation.
Approximately 80 people in a Mexican clinic received the fake medicine, which is harmless to health but does not provide protection against the coronavirus.
Hugo Lopez-Gatell, the Mexican government’s spokesperson for covid-19, said that after quotations of up to US$2,500 (approximately US$15,700) per dose appeared on social media, the police discovered Fake vaccine. Several people were arrested.
Polish authorities said they found fake medicines in the suspect’s apartment, and no one has received fake vaccines so far.