Kora Healthcare and Besins Healthcare Canada Inc sign commercial agreement for new vaginal gel in Canada - Relactagel®
Dublin, March 5, 2015. Kora Healthcare, an Irish based manufacturer and marketer of prescription and consumer healthcare brands today announced its supply partnership with Besins Healthcare Inc, a leading pharmaceutical company in the development and worldwide diffusion of innovative drugs for the well-being of women throughout their life. This new partnership will see Relactagel® distributed across Canada under Besins Healthcare Canada Inc.
Kora Healthcare CEO, Margaret Larkin stated that “Kora Healthcare is delighted with this new supply partnership with Besins Healthcare for Relactagel® in Canada. Besins Healthcare has established a strong and reputable name in Women’s Health and Kora Healthcare is pleased that women across Canada can now benefit from Relactagel®. ”
Raymond Hebert, General Manager of Besins Healthcare Canada Inc., commented that “We are pleased that Canadian women can now benefit from the only natural non-antibiotic preparation of lactic acid gel for the prevention and relief of symptoms of bacterial vaginosis. ”
ABOUT RELACTAGEL: Relactagel® is a hormone free, paraben free vaginal gel which helps to relieve and prevent symptoms of bacterial vaginosis. Relactagel relieves abnormal discharge and odour, restores and maintains normal vaginal pH. Relactagel® helps restore the normal pH balance in the vagina by encouraging the growth of lactobacilli. Relactagel® is supplied in packs of 7 pre-filled single use applicators.
ABOUT KORA HEALTHCARE
Kora Healthcare, a subsidiary of Immdal Limited, is a privately owned healthcare and pharmaceutical company headquartered in the Republic of Ireland. It is a rapidly growing company focused on the development and commercialisation of a portfolio of products and services within the therapeutic areas of Sexual Health and Clinical Nutrition. Strategically committed to on-going growth and development, Kora Healthcare is actively engaged in licensing, partnering, developing and marketing of specialty prescription pharmaceuticals and consumer healthcare products. For more information, please visit www.korahealthcare.com.
ABOUT BESINS HEALTHCARE
Besins Healthcare is a pharmaceutical company specialized in the development and worldwide diffusion of innovative drugs for the well-being of men and women throughout their life.
Over the last 30 years, Besins Healthcare has established a strong and reputable name in the production of innovative drugs for the treatment of gynaecological, fertility and obstetrical conditions as well as androgen deficiency. Besins has become a renowned player in the area of hormonal therapies.
Innovative products from Besins Healthcare are distributed in more than 90 countries via subsidiary companies as well as a network of business partners. Besins is actively pursuing new growth opportunities through acquisition and expansion into new territories, bringing significant growth over the coming years. For more information, please visit www.besinshealthcare.ca.
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