Sanofi renews fight against hypertension – Introduces new drug, Aprovasc, for hypertension


        To further demonstrate its commitment to affordable health care delivery, Sanofi Nigeria has introduced a new antihypertensive, Aprovasc, which it says offers dosage flexibility that allows individualised treatment. Chief Medical Director, LASUTH, Prof. Adewale Oke;, Business Unit Head- Ethical Sanofi, Mrs. Folake Odediran; Head Public More...

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By admin On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

NAPA enlightens students on malignant diseases

    – Expert says medical scientists still searching for effective cure R-L: Pharm. Oluwatosin Adeyemi, chairman, University of Lagos (UNILAG) branch of NAPA; Pharm. Aminat Oyawaluja, lecturer, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Colgate Palmolive launches MCP toothpaste

In its efforts to combat dental cavity and enhance oral health in the country, Colgate Palmolive Nigeria has introduced new toothpaste, Colgate Maximum Cavity Protection (MCP), produced with Pro-Argin Technology, More...

L-R: Dr Dorothy Esangbedo, president, Union of National African Paediatric Societies and Associations (UNAPSA); Prof. Oluyinka Ogundipe (retired), formerly in charge of paediatrics and child health in Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH); Kerry Alexander, marketing director, GlaxoSmithKline (Consumer) and Dr Bode Adesoji, GSK’s medical director for Anglophone West Africa, during the unveiling of two brands Panadol Suspension and Scotts’ Emulsion, at Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, on 15 January
By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Fever has benefits, says medical expert

….. as GSK unveils Panadol Suspension, Scott’s Emulsion for kids In an apparent bid to quell the fears often associated with fever, a consultant neonatologist has hinted that the health challenge is not More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Neros CEO launches ‘Entrepreneurial Spirits’

Managing director/CEO, Neros Pharmaceuticals Limited, Chief Poly I. Emenike, has launched a new book, “Entrepreneurial Spirits”. L-R: Chief Poly I. Emenike, managing director/CEO, Neros Pharmaceuticals Limited More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

SKG Pharma rewards trade partners

– Re-launches Novadex brand of paracetamol (By Adebayo Oladejo)   SKG Pharma Limited recently organised a special conference to appreciate and reward its trade partners for their loyalty in the year 2013. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Orhii, Utomi, others applaud Sierra Leonean author

(By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis) Eminent pharmacists, entrepreneurs, and Sierra Leonean residents in Nigeria were among the special guests who witnessed the official launch of Dr. Patrick Lukulay’s bestseller,“The More...

By admin On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Pharmaceuticals sell better with quality packaging, says Ituah

…As Interpack trade fair holds in May (By Adebayo Oladejo) Pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria have been advised to improve their products’ packaging as this affects how consumers perceive and purchase the products. The More...

Mrs Vera Nwanze, Head of Novartis Pharma, Pharm. Ifeanyi Atueyi, chairman of the occasion and Dr Linus Igwemezie, Executive Vice President and Head of the Novartis Malaria Initiative posing with the new-look Coartem 8
By admin On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Novartis Pharma introduces Coartem 80/480

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis – In a bid to encourage patients complete the full course of treatment for malarial infection, Novartis Pharma has launched one of its biggest anti-malarial brands, Coartem® More...

Chinenye Okoronkwo, corporate communications manager, Neimeth, Mrs Uloko Olaitan of FMC, Ebute Metta, Dr. Nkeiruka Asumah of FMC, Ebute Metta, Miss Gloria Ijomah, e-marketing & special business coordinator & Miss Egbetayo Oyinda
By admin On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Neimeth Launches Pyrantrin Choco

By Yusuff Moshood – Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc has launched a new antihelminthic (deworming agent), Pyrantrin Choco. The new drug, a chocolate flavoured variant of Pyrantrin, a brand of Pyrantel More...