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iNova’s ‘knowyourcough’ website guides patients towards optimal treatment

The pharmaceutical firm, which focuses on African, Asian and Australian markets, has opened a local website to educate people about cough types and available treatments.

Tshemba Foundation fights cancer in rural South Africa

Tshemba is dedicated to promoting women’s health and places medical volunteers where they are needed at clinics in the Limpopo area, including the Hlokomela Women’s Clinic.

Aspen a significant contributor at investment conference

A significant contributor to the investment commitment at the recent Presidential Investment Conference was South Africa and the southern hemisphere’s largest pharmaceutical manufacturer, Aspen Pharmacare.

Pharma Dynamics launches new allergy treatment in SA

Pharma Dynamics has launched a new over-the-counter product, called Nexa AllerShield, which contains cellulose powder that literally ‘shields’ the nasal membrane of patients from nasal allergens.

Acitop packaging gets a facelift

Acitop, the well-known cold sore and fever blister medication marketed by iNova Pharmaceuticals, has undergone a change of packaging.

Corporations failing children with HIV

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is spearheading a campaign of criticism about the way multinational corporations have been dragging feet instead of developing HIV drugs for children.