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24 July 2020
Alliance Pharma reported sales down by 7% in the first half of 2020 as its prescription medicines business was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The UK-based company said sales of its consumer healthcare products “continued to be robust”.
22 July 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a “significant impact on people’s behaviour and attitudes to self-care”, according to research carried out by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare and Ipsos in Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK.
21 July 2020
Alcon is extending its Pataday OTC range in the US, Karo Pharma and Venture Life have released financial results, while AFT Pharmaceuticals is working with RooLife Group to launch an online health and pharmacy store in China.
20 July 2020
Novartis has launched a “not-for-profit” portfolio of generic and OTC medicines for symptomatic treatment of COVID-19.
20 July 2020
Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J’s) OTC sales in the US increased by almost a third in the second quarter of 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the US-based company’s international OTC sales dropped by 5.0% on an operational basis.