We provide rescue medicines typically used in emergency rooms and intensive care units to treat patients for whom there are limited treatment options. We are dedicated to delivering quality medicines that make a real difference to patients and their families through the development, manufacture, and commercialisation of pharmaceutical products. Our current portfolio of antidotes counteract certain snake venoms and the toxicity associated with some heart and cancer medications.
More Harm, No Good: New Report Debunks Venom Extractor Kits
After a comprehensive literature review and interviews with 15 experts, the consensus is clear: venom extractors should not be used for snakebites.
What James Bond got right – and wrong – about digitalis toxicity
In Casino Royale, digitalis toxicity (or overdose) is part of Le Chiffre’s evil plan. In the real world, digoxin toxicity can be difficult to recognize, but early detection and treatment can result in improved outcomes.
Tracing digitalis (and digitalis toxicity) back to an 18th century physician
As a physician and botanist, William Withering had the perfect combination of skills to discover the healing properties of the foxglove plant.