• We are determined to make fearless living a habit: Cipla’s Umang Vohra

    Umang Vohra Global CEO, Cipla ‘We are looking to provide end-to-end solutions in the area of disease management for Patients’ Cipla  is looking to make innovation an integral part of its business model. Can you explain what innovation entails for a pharma company? Our innovation philosophy is all about going beyond the pill. Product innovation […]

  • 47% of asthma patients fear social stigma more than the disease itself.” – Nikhil Chopra, EVP and head, India Business, Cipla

    Abid Hussain Barlaskar , afaqs!, New Delhi In the brand’s latest ad, Priyanka Chopra’s revelation of being an asthmatic is set to dilute the bad buzz around asthma and inhalers. Pharmaceutical company Cipla, in its latest commercial for campaign #BerokZindagi aims at dispelling stigmas around asthma and normalising the use of inhalers in everyday life. […]

  • Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited Bell Ringing and First Day of Trading on the Uganda Securities Exchange

    Kampala. Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited (CiplaQCIL), a leading pharmaceutical manufacturing company in Sub Saharan Africa operating in Uganda, today officially listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange. The Listing Day event was graced by the Minister of Trade & Industry of Uganda, Hon. Amelia Kyambadde and held at Kampala Serena Hotel with the ceremonial Bell […]

  • Zambia trial cuts severe malaria deaths by 96 per cent

    [KISUMU, KENYAI] A suppository form of the common antimalarial artesunate has dramatically cut child deaths from severe malaria in a trial in rural Zambia, one of the organisations behind the programme has said. According to the WHO’s world malaria report published in 2017, Zambia’s entire population of nearly 17 million people had an about three […]

  • Cipla’s New Triple Combination Antiretroviral Drug Approved

    11 September 2018 – The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has  approved Cipla’s latest first-line triple-combination antiretroviral (ARV) treatment for HIV. The new combination medicine commonly referred to as TLD, is a combination of tenofovir (TDF), lamivudine (3TC) and dolutegravir (DTG). In future, TLD will be manufactured at Cipla’s facilities in Durban and […]

  • Understanding depression and related symptoms keyto suicide prevention in SA

    According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), South Africa has the sixth highest rate of suicide in Africa, with the data revealingthat approximately 11.6 of every 100 000 people in the country completing suicide1. It is commonly accepted that the majority of suicides and suicide attempts occur among individuals who suffer from undiagnosed and untreated […]

  • Priyanka Chopra Partners with Cipla Respiratory to Create Awareness about Asthma and Break the Stigma Surrounding its Treatment

    Press Release Cipla Limited (“Cipla”), today announced a partnership with Priyanka Chopra – actor and global icon – to raise awareness about asthma, along with helping address its psychosocial aspects including stigma, one of the key contributing factors for patient anxiety, delayed diagnosis, denial & limited disclosure of being asthmatic and avoidance of inhaler use […]

  • World is her oyster

    She’s almost always photographed on the move, either for work or for pleasure, and her jet-setting life straddling the US and India rarely betrays the fact that Priyanka Chopra suffers from asthma. The 36-year-old actress has fought with the condition since childhood and if she has lived by anything, it is to not let it […]