Common drugs purchased through online pharmacies

Illegal online pharmacies offer convenience, cheap prices, and privacy, providing an attractive option for consumers—especially those who feel the stigma associated with certain conditions.

The most common drugs for which consumers seek online pharmacies are those used for:

  • weight loss,
  • erectile dysfunction,
  • antibiotics,
  • cancer,
  • cardiovascular disease medications,
  • chronic illnesses (such as HIV, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s),
  • pain relief, and
  • psychiatric needs.

Illegal pharmacies target people seeking these medications. Use these tips to protect yourself from counterfeit medications.