Damascus, SANA- A medication shipment produced by the Arab Medical Company (Tamiko) was launched from Damascus this morning, heading for Tartous province to support the pharmaceutical sector in the province.
In a statement to SANA, Tamiko Director-General Dr. Fidaa Ali said that this is the third shipment prepared and sent by the company after sending another two shipments of medicines over the past ten days to Aleppo and Deir Ezzor provinces which included 11 tons and 10 tons of various medicines.
Dr. Ali noted that the new shipment includes 8 tons of various types of medicines produced by the company such as antipyretics, anti-inflammatory and diabetic medications and others.
He added that the shipment whose value is estimated at about SYP 80 million will be received by the branch of the Pharmacists Syndicate in Tartous in coordination with the Health Ministry as the medicines will be distributed among the pharmacies in the province.
Dr. Ali affirmed that Tamiko Company will continue to provide other provinces with shipments of medicines respectively which are Homs, Lattakia and Hama.