In an analysis performed by InphA scientists the antidepressant Fluoxetine was detected in a slimming medicine claimed on the label to only contain herbal and natural ingredients. Fluoxetine is used to treat depression. Based on these findings the Regional Council Darmstadt advised against the use of this as well as other medicines from dubious sources. The Councils press release can be found here.
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01. December 2020On 01 December 1995, the former AMI Arzneimitteluntersuchungsinstitut-Nord GmbH in Emil-Sommer-Straße in Bremen commenced operations. On January 16, 2013, the company was renamed InphA GmbH and the institute underwent a strategic reorientation.>>>
01. September 2020Within the framework of the Global Health Protection Program (GHPP) of the German Federal Ministry of Health, InphA GmbH has been training employees from quality control laboratories of African drug authorities since 2017.>>>