Thursday, April 19, 2012

LIF will deliver Paracetamol to the National Government

        On April 24, LIF will finish the provision of 9.500.000 Paracetamol 500 mg tablets to the national program REMEDIAR. These tablets will increase the stock of the program for this medicament.
It is important to remember that Paracetamol is one therapeutic option for the symptomatic treatment of dengue pathology.

Remediar Program is a national program that provides medicines to almost 7000 CAPS (Primary Health Centres) of Argentina.
From 2002 to 2011, the Remediar’s users were almost 15 million people.
During 2008 and 2009, LIF delivered four products to REMEDIAR:
In 2008, we delivered 10.171.560 drug units of one product: Cefalexin 500 mg. tablets. Medicine production grew 14% in comparison to 2007.
 In 2009, we delivered 50.000.000 drug units of four products: Cefalexin 250 mg  Powder for Oral Suspension; Cefalexin 500 mg; Amoxicillin 500 mg; Paracetamol 500 mg y Glibenclamida 5 mg. These last four products are tablets.