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Consumer Healthcare Business


Foresight That Anticpated Self-Medication

Original Products That Meet the Needs of People Desiring Health and Beauty

OTC Drugs

Chondroitin ZS Tablets®
(Third-class OTC drug),
a remedy for arthralgia and lumbalgia

Hepalyse® Plus II
(Third-class OTC drug),
a nutrient tonic for physical fatigue and exhaustion

New Hepalyse® Drink
(Third-class OTC drug),
a nutrient tonic for physical fatigue and exhaustion

New WithOne®
(Designated second-class OTC drug),
an herbal laxative

Acinon® Z Tablets
(First-class OTC drug),
a treatment for gastrointestinal diseases (H2 blocker)

Prefemin®
(Pharmacist intervention required OTC medicine),
a therapeutic agent for PMS

Healthcare Support Drink

Hepalyse® W (Soft drink)

Hepalyse® W Hyper
(Soft drink)

Hepalyse® W Hyper
(Soft drink)

The Consumer Healthcare business offers a wide range of products that contribute to “self-medication,” including OTC drugs (pharmacist intervention required OTC medicines, consumer healthcare products), quasi-drugs, food for specified health uses, health foods and cosmetics.

Our wide-ranging product lineup, such as gastrointestinal drugs, cold remedies, sinus infection medications, dermal remedies, eye drops and revitalizer, satisfy the diverse needs of our customers.

We offer unique products such as the Chondroitin product range for arthralgia and lumbalgia that has driven this business for over 50 years, the Hepalyse range containing liver hydrolysate (liver extract), the WithOne range of herbal laxatives and Prefemin, Japan’s only therapeutic agent for premenstrual syndrome (PMS) that contains the European herbal medicine chaste berry as an active ingredient.

To raise recognition and achieve further market penetration we are actively promoting our products through various media channels and in-store promotions. This includes TV advertisements, magazine advertising and our websites dedicated to respective product lines.