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Sanofi continues streamlining of established products with sale of dental care brands to Septodont

     
     

Sanofi continues streamlining of established products with sale of dental care brands to Septodont

POSTED ON JULY 22, 2021

Sanofi has concluded an agreement to divest an integrated portfolio of dental care brands and related medical devices to Septodont, a French privately-owned company headquartered near Paris.
Divested portfolio includes four dental care brands Ultracain®, Rodogyl®, Birodogyl® and Dontisolon®, as well as related medical devices, mostly marketed in Europe. This portfolio of high-quality medicines benefits patients both during and after dental operations, while covering most dental indications (anesthetics, anti-infective and anti-inflammatory).
This transaction continues Sanofi’s ongoing strategic transformation announced in December 2019.

The agreement covers the registrations, trademarks, and related commercial rights. This is an asset deal. No employees, equipment or real estate is included.
Commercial terms of the agreement will not be disclosed.

About Septodont

Septodont is a leading manufacturer of dental pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Since its inception in 1932, the group develops, produces and distributes a large range of products and solutions dedicated to serving the needs of dental professionals across the world. The group counts 1,900 employees and has a long-established presence in more than 150 countries. Beyond dental and through its Novocol Pharma division, the group also partners with pharmaceutical and medical device companies to provide contract manufacturing services for pharmaceutical products that require cartridge filling. Learn more about Septodont’s innovative, safe and healthcare solutions at https://www.septodontcorp.com/.

 

About Sanofi

 

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

 

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

 



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Sanofi Investor Relations Paris
Eva Schaefer-Jansen
Arnaud Delepine
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Additional Septodont information for journalists
Aïcha Goudiaby
Chief HR & Communications Officer
Tel.: +33 (0)6 45 70 04 43

 

 

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