When a patient is told they have cancer, their world – and the worlds of their families and loved ones – is turned upside down. within addition to coping with the illness itself, the side-effects of the prescribed treatment can also be harrowing and difficult. Yet, thankfully, there have been tremendous advancements in care in recent years. Teva is proud to be making a profound difference in the lives of people with cancer, as one of the top 5 global suppliers of oncology treatments on the WHO Essential Medicines List.
In addition to a broad portfolio of generic medicines, Teva offers a variety of specialty therapies including treatment for chronic forms of leukaemia and types of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, among other types of cancer. Teva is also committed to developing and marketing biosimilars, with the potential to create lower healthcare costs. This focus is consistent with Teva’s mission of making accessible medications to help improve the lives of patients.