Italy appreciates the work done by INCB and appreciates the analysis of the INCB and its value to governments in understanding the global picture. Italy believes the first priority is the prevent people from using drugs. A single early experience can have serious consequences.
Italy shares INCB’s view that governments need to bring primary prevention from out of the shadows and establish a clear focal point for primary prevention.
Regarding illegal Internet pharmacies, Italy has devoted energy to monitoring these sites. Abuse of prescription drugs is a concern and applauds INCB’s comments on the issue.