Mumbai-Based Rusan Healthcare Launches India's First Nicotine Patch '2baconil'

by Bidita Debnath on  May 12, 2015 at 12:31 AM General Health News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment bookmark
Font : A-A+

Rusan Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. has launched India's first fully indigenous nicotine patch, 2baconil. According to Business Wire India, the launch of 2baconil patches has given the 270 million tobacco addicts in India a new form of Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) for tobacco de-addiction.
Mumbai-Based Rusan Healthcare Launches India's First Nicotine Patch '2baconil'
Mumbai-Based Rusan Healthcare Launches India's First Nicotine Patch '2baconil'

A study done by Global Adults Tobacco Survey (GATS) revealed that 60% of Indians smokers consume tobacco within the first 60 minutes of waking up, and as per the World Health Organization (WHO), smokers today have reached an age group of 13-15 years with 8 million global deaths predicted every year by 2030.

Dr. Navin Saxena, Chairman, Rusan Pharma Limited during the launch said that with 6 trillion cigarettes being smoked a year in India, their vision was to bring products which were not only quality driven but also brought convenience to the users.

The product is aiming to save millions of Indian lives from the use of tobacco consumption.

Source: ANI

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

Related Links

More News on:

Smoking And Cancer Smoking And Tobacco Cannabis Drug Abuse Awareness about Healthcare Insurance in India Drug Detox Cigarette Smoking - A Silent Killer 

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement
Find a Doctor

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

Advertisement

News Category

News Archive