Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited, one of the country's leading pharmaceutical companies, Friday celebrated its 25th year of manufacturing skin care drugs.
To mark the event, the company organised a "Skin Care Night" for the dermatologists at the Bangladesh-China Friendship Conference Centre highlighting the Beximco Pharma skin care products.
Appreciating the Beximco Pharma drugs, dermatologists hailed the company for producing the skin care products locally and making these available in local market.
Speaking at the function Beximco Pharma Chief Executive Officer Nazmul Hassan said: "Beximco Pharma is committed to providing highest quality drugs at affordable costs to assist physicians in their effort to treat patients in a better way."
The company's Director (Marketing) Rabbur Reza said since the inception of Beximco Pharma, dermatology is one of its core focuses.
"In these 25 years, Beximco Pharma has introduced many innovative products in skin care category for the first time starting with the introduction of Canesten for the first time in Bangladesh back in 1980," he added.
Later the company introduced fluconazole for fungal infections with brand name Omastin for the first time in Bangladesh.
The company's recent innovative introductions are Exovate N for both bacterial and fungal infections and lastly Soritene for psoriasis. These products are also for the first time in Bangladesh launched by Beximco Pharma.
Beximco Pharma Director (Sales) Zakaria S Chowdhury unveiled the BPL plan to come up with more latest skin care products with highest quality to provide patients relief from skin ailments.
A scientific seminar was also organised on "Current Concept in Psoriasis Management."