Tag: Drug Promotion

Advertising of medicines may disappear from TV programs in Russia

A draft law on banning the advertising of medicines on TV was submitted to Russian State Duma. According to State Duma, the motives of advertisers are usually far removed from genuine concern about the patient health.

Takeda buys a range of OTC medicines from Unipharm

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited announced the signing of a framework agreement to acquire a range of over-the-counter medicines and food supplements from Unipharm Inc.

Russian deputies propose to ban advertising of medicines on television and radio

A group of deputies of the Russian State Duma led by Vladimir Zhirinovsky proposed to introduce a rule preventing the advertising of medicinal products in television and radio programs