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Alliance Pharma creates Consumer Healthcare unit

24 September 2020

Alliance Pharma has divided its product portfolio into Consumer Healthcare brands and Prescription Medicines. The company said the Consumer Healthcare business generated sales of GBP43.8 million (USD55.8 million) in the first half of 2020, representing 67% of its total sales.

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Regulatory in brief | opioids, pholcodine, Arthrem

23 September 2020

The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has introduced stronger warnings for prescribed and OTC medicines containing opioids, while New Zealand’s Medsafe is to reconsider a recent recommendation for pholcodine and has reached a settlement over Arthrem.

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