Unipharm News

Market Visibility of Vitrum

StoreVITRUM®'s proven high quality, popularity, and ease of use has made it a market leader in Russia and the CIS for almost twenty years. For this reason the VITRUM® trademark-protected logo is an ideal choice for the name of a a pharmacy chain in Russia. Recently, our company and the former Hexal pharmacy chain have agreed to use the VITRUM® logo as the brand name for 60 pharmacies in Moscow and the Moscow region. From now on the VITRUM® brand will be even more in the minds of our Russian customers as they make their daily healthy choices. We are looking forward to the increased visibility of VITRUM® and feel this association will only help our Unipharm brands continue to grow in the Russian market.



GRIPPEX® Launch on to Russian Cough & Cold Market

GrippexThe Company announced the launch of a new cough & cold product GRIPPEX® onto the Russian market. GRIPPEX® is a twelve tablet pack and the dose is one tab per four hours, with not more than four tabs to be taken during any 24-hour period.
GRIPPEX® is a combination of 325 mg paracetamol, 30 mg pseudoephedrine, and 10 mg dextromethorphan. GRIPPEX® temporarily relieves symptoms of the common cold such as runny nose, sneezing, cough, headache, minor aches and pains, nasal congestion, and sore throat. GRIPPEX® also temporarily reduces fever.
Unipharm looks forward to its valued customers in Russia benefitting from GRIPPEX® during the cough & cold season.


Launch of MELAXEN® 3mg tablets in Ukraine


Unipharm Ukraine has successfully launched MELAXEN® 3mg tablets on the Ukrainian market.
MELAXEN® contains melatonin, a hormone secreted by the pineal gland in a 24-hour circadian rhythm. Increased secretion of melatonin naturally occurs during the hours after dark. It has been reported that adults experience a 37% decline in daily melatonin output between 20-70 years of age. Melatonin helps to support healthy sleep cycles in individuals suffering from occasional sleeplessness, particularly when adjusting to staggered work cycles or jet lag. The active substance of MELAXEN®, melatonin, belongs to a natural group of hormones produced by the body.
MELAXEN® provides a new choice for Ukrainian neurologists and somnologists. Unipharm looks forward to great success with this new product on the Ukrainian market.