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star this property date less than 2017-09-12more like thismore than 2017-09-12
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Department of Health more like this
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star this property hansard heading Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency remove filter
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many products were seized by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency in each of the last 10 years for which figures are available. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ellesmere Port and Neston more like this
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Justin Madders more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-09-18more like thismore than 2017-09-18
star this property answer text <p>The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is the United Kingdom Regulatory Agency with responsibility for the regulation of medicinal products (for human use) and medical devices and also acts as the law enforcement authority with statutory powers including rights of entry, inspection and seizure of products.</p><p> </p><p>Medicinal products are not ordinary consumer goods and, consequently, there is strict legislative control on their sale, supply, manufacture and distribution. Medicines that do not comply with regulatory requirements pose potential health risks and once identified, either in the UK or at the UK border, are liable to detention and seizure.</p><p> </p><p>The tables below set out the number of units / doses seized yearly.</p><p>Seizures by MHRA on operational activities.</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>OPS seizures</p></td><td><p>Units/doses</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2009-10</p></td><td><p>244,627</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2010-11</p></td><td><p>528,769</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011-12</p></td><td><p>1,383,495</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012-13</p></td><td><p>512,633</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013-14</p></td><td><p>266,545</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014-15</p></td><td><p>1,079,570</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015-16</p></td><td><p>244,627</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016-17</p></td><td><p>2,721,673</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2017- date</p></td><td><p>285,649 *</p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p>7,267,588</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p /><p>Note: *this figure is year to date</p><p> </p><p>Seizures made on Operation Pangea</p><p> </p><p>Operation Pangea is a global initiative targeting illegal online sales of medical products.</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Pangea Seizures from Operation Pangea</p></td><td><p>Units/doses</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2007</p></td><td><p>100,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2008</p></td><td><p>200,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2009</p></td><td><p>334,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2010</p></td><td><p>296,711</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td><p>94,806</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td><p>2,100,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013</p></td><td><p>3,700,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014</p></td><td><p>3,600,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015</p></td><td><p>6,200,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016</p></td><td><p>4,664,885</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Seizures made by UK Border Force</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Seizures at UK Border</p></td><td><p>Units/doses</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013 – September 2017</p></td><td><p>21,641,816</p></td></tr></tbody></table></p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p>To combine, this represents total seizures of 50,199,806 to date.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Winchester more like this
star this property answering member printed Steve Brine remove filter
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less than 2017-09-18T14:42:23.477Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-18T14:42:23.477Z
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star this property label Biography information for Steve Brine more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Justin Madders more like this