The consumers complain of wrongly recommended or favored “over-the-counter” medicines, such as (effervescent tablets. various herbal extracts in form of tablets, capsules, paint relief tablets, sedatives, chewing tablets for sore throat, anti-oxidants, immunity improvement tablets, weight regulating tablets, anti-flu tablets and tablets against colds, tablets containing vitamins, etc.) about which the consumers are misled about their safe action, which many of them do not possess such safe action, which could be purchased by the Consumers without prescription in the PHARMACIES, and they can also now be supplied in other ways, and the same are in some cases made of a herbal extract or by a chemical process and HAVE NO PROVEN MEDICINAL EFFECT, in prevention and control of specific diagnosed disease, and in some cases they produce also allergic reactions. Many of them are sold with expired dates or are of unsatisfactory quality.
As to what to do next? The (NOPCRM) offers the following solution!
Remark: If you face such a problem and if you wish to know how to protect yourself as a Customer in such cases, please contact the National Office for Protection of Consumers of the Republic of Macedonia on the following number 02 6 161 961