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Table 2 Observations of internet sites

From: Patient safety and public health concerns: poor dissolution rate of pioglitazone tablets obtained from China, Myanmar and internet sites

Category Number of sites n (%); total, n = 32
Site without any physical address 6 (18.8%)
Site without contact number 13 (40.0%)
Site without purchasing amount restriction 14 (43.8%)
Site without prescription requirement 32 (100.0%)
Site selling 45 mg pioglitazone (not approved in Japan) 4 (12.5%)
Site delivering a different amount of tablets from that ordered 4 (12.5%)