Starpharma receives TGA approval for VivaGel

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by Jessica Amir

A developer of dendrimer products, Starpharma (ASX:SPL) has received Australian marketing approval from the Therapeutic Goods of Administration (TGA) for its product, VivaGel, that treats bacterial vaginosis.

Starpharma’s VivaGel is now expected to be available in pharmacies in the new year.

The product developed by Starpharma, will be marketed by Aspen Pharmacare as Fleurstat BV gel, carrying the VivaGel brand.

Aspen will also promote and distribute the product to clinicians and pharmacies in Australia and New Zealand.

Shares in Starpharma (ASX:SPL) are trading 3.36 per cent higher to $1.39.


Jessica Amir

Finance News Network
Jessica is the head of news and a senior finance journalist and presents bulletins including the Market Outlook, Market at Midday and Market Wrap. She also interviews ASX CEOs and leading fund managers. She joined FNN in January 2017 with over six years of broadcast journalism experience including with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business and ABC24. She’s also worked as a TV reporter for Prime 7 and WIN News. Jessica has worked in financial planning for over six years with leading wealth managers and in real estate.