This Medical Product Alert relates to the circulation of confirmed falsified DUKORAL in the WHO region of South East Asia . Genuine Dukoral is a WHO pre-qualified oral cholera vaccine. WHO was recently informed by the manufacturer Valneva that 8000 falsified packs of the oral cholera vaccine Dukoral were distributed in Bangladesh. WHO requests increased vigilance within the supply chains of countries likely to be affected by these falsified vaccines. Increased vigilance should include hospitals, clinics, health centres, wholesalers, distributors, pharmacies and any other suppliers of vaccines or medical products. For further reading, click here