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Counterfeits of the medicinal product VELCADE® 3.5 mg powder for solution for injection discovered in Germany

Date 2017.08.14
Active substance bortezomib

The Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) is issuing information on counterfeits of the medicinal product VELCADE 3.5 mg powder for solution for injection by Janssen-Cilag International NV, Belgium which were was found in Germany at the parallel distributor EuroPharma hvd medical GmbH in the Saarland.

Figure of the original and suspect booklet

Figure of the authentic and suspect box

To the risk information - full text (available in German only)