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GlaxoSmithKline

GlaxoSmithKline

GlaxoSmithKline is a British pharmaceutical company which has been established in 2000 as a result of merging Glaxo Wellcome and SmithKline Beecham.

In 2014, GlaxoSmithKline took 7th position on medical sales results in the world. It has 78 plants all over the world and more than 20 research laboratories.

GlaxoSmithKline pays a great attention to the advanced pharmacological developments, produces highly effective drugs, vaccines, and consumer goods. Four employees of the company have been given a recognition by the Nobel Committee for their contribution to the development of the medical science.

GlaxoSmithKline produces prescription and non-prescription medical drugs for the treatment of the respiratory, oncologic diseases, HIV, pancreatic diabetes, mental disorders, and infectious diseases.

The most demanded drugs of the company are Advair, Avodart, Augmentin, Lovaza, Lamictal, Advair, Ventolin, Flovent, Infanrix, Wellbutrin, Zantac, Lamictal, Ventoline, Seretide, Serevent, isotrexin, Paxil, Avodart, Atriance and many others.

GlaxoSmithKline company is one of the leaders in the production of vaccines and supplies the one fourth of all produced vaccines in the world. According to the statistics, the company produces more than 3 million vaccines every day.

At the moment there is an active development of vaccine for HIV, pneumococcal disease for children, herpes zoster, tuberculosis, hepatitis E, breast cancer, genital herpes, and many other diseases.

The section of the over-the-counter drugs is taken by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare. This company produces products for body and mouth cavity care. The most popular over-the-counter medical product of GlaxoSmithKline company is Coldrex.