More and more Americans are buying their medications online for reasons of convenience and cost but few understand the risks and scammers are taking advantage. These sites may steal your money, sell your personal information, or put your health at risk by selling substandard, counterfeit, and even deadly fakes.
95% of the 35,000
At any given time, there are 35,000 websites selling prescription medications worldwide but 95% of them operate illegally.
About ASOP Global
Founded in 2009, the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP Global) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to combating the public health threat of illegal online drug sellers. ASOP Global and its members believe that patients deserve access to safe medicines, whether they are purchased at their local pharmacy or online, and it is our mission to make the internet safer for patients through advocacy, research, education, and collaboration.
The ASOP Global Foundation is a charitable 501(c)(3) nonprofit, established in 2017 to further ASOP Global’s mission by supporting education programs that inform patients and healthcare providers of the public health risks of illegal online drug sellers and funding research to investigate innovate solutions to make the internet safer for patients.