Pharmaceutical sales reps harass patients

  • Representatives from pharmaceutical companies harass patients daily near the exit door of BIRDEM General Hospital but hospital security officials keep standing in silence. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Representatives from pharmaceutical companies harass patients daily near the exit door of BIRDEM General Hospital but hospital security officials keep standing in silence. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Representatives from pharmaceutical companies are fighting over a patient’s medicine prescription near the exit gate of BIRDEM General Hospital in Shahbagh on Saturday morning. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Representatives from pharmaceutical companies are fighting over a patient’s medicine prescription near the exit gate of BIRDEM General Hospital in Shahbagh on Saturday morning. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Representatives from pharmaceutical companies are fighting over a patient’s medicine prescription near the exit gate of BIRDEM General Hospital in Shahbagh on Saturday morning. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Representatives from pharmaceutical companies are fighting over a patient’s medicine prescription near the exit gate of BIRDEM General Hospital in Shahbagh on Saturday morning. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Patients say many representatives from pharmaceutical companies force them to reveal their medical prescriptions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi