Adulterated pharmaceutical products (also known as deteriorated pharmaceutical products) refer to human consumption, following the standards of quality or purity of which, are as those stated in the United States Pharmacopeia/National Formulary and Philippine Pharmacopeia in its latest edition or any standard reference for drugs and medicines which are given official recognition as well as those provided for in Republic Act No. 3720, otherwise known as the “Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act”, as amended, and Republic Act No. 9711, known as the “Food and Drug Administration Act of 2009”. (Sec. 5(c), R.A. No. 10918)