Pfizer, Inc. becomes the Coalition's newest member
4th April 2012
On 3 April, Pfizer, Inc. became the latest manufacturer to join the Coalition and the 179th member organization. Pfizer is a leading pharmaceutical company, operating in 180 countries worldwide. Pfizer is well known as the manufacturer of Depo-Provera®, the most widely used brand of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA). Depo-Povera is an injectable contraceptive effective for three months. Pfizer is also the manufacturer of depo-subQ provera 104™, a subcutaneous formulation of DMPA currently available in a pre-filled glass syringe and soon to be available in the easy-to-use Uniject injection system.
Pfizer works to advance wellness, prevention, treatments and cures that challenge the most feared diseases of our time. Pfizer also collaborate with healthcare providers, governments and local communities to support and expand access to reliable, affordable healthcare around the world. For more than 150 years, Pfizer has worked to make a difference for the users of their products.
Click here for more information on the company. Please join the Secretariat in welcoming Pfizer to the Coalition.