Oviya Medsafe signs pact with UK based Assured Information Systems to offer pharmacovigilance solutions to pharma cos
The pharmacovigilance consulting and drug safety services company, Oviya MedSafe Pvt Ltd based in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu, has signed a pact with British software development company, Assured Information Systems Ltd, to provide comprehensive pharmacovigilance solutions to pharmaceutical firms.
Dr Vijay Venkitaraman, the managing director and chief executive officer, of Oviya Medsafe said the company hopes that the strategic alliance will help promote the adoption of drug safety systems, especially among small and mid-sized pharmaceutical companies throughout the world by delivering comprehensive pharmacovigilance solutions in a cost-effective and user-friendly manner. Oviya MedSafe consults with generic pharmaceutical companies to help them develop and maintain their pharmacovigilance departments in line with the emerging global regulations, he added.
He said, “As drug safety regulations begin to tighten globally, investing in pharmacovigilance becomes inevitable for all pharmaceutical companies. My company’s increasing recognition as a quality-conscious yet cost-effective pharmacovigilance service provider, the understanding with the British software development firm would help in achieving our shared goal of providing affordable, simplified and reliable drug safety supports”.
Dr Alan K Rawling, managing director of Assured Information Systems said the partnership with Oviya Medsafe recognises the need to provide a total pharmacovigilance solution that addresses the challenges of regulatory compliance, electronic reporting and signal detection. Combining their software and services expertise offers a unique proposition to pharmaceutical companies of all sizes within the Asian continent and globally to companies wishing to outsource to India, he said.