Source: The Insides Company Limited
On: Mar 24, 2023
Companies: The Insides Company Limited, First Medical Company™
The Insides Company has signed a Distribution Agreement with First Medical Company as the exclusive distributor for The Insides Company’s products in South Africa.
First Medical Company will be marketing The Insides Company’s platform of chyme reinfusion solutions, including its flagship product, The Insides System, a purpose-built chyme reinfusion solution for Type 2 Intestinal Failure, a devastating condition associated with substantial morbidity and mortality.
The Insides System enables patients to manage their condition autonomously whilst delivering significant clinical outcomes, including improved nutrition, reduced stoma/fistula output, reduced parenteral nutrition-associated complications and improved healthcare resource utilisation by reducing potential hospitalisations and readmissions.
Melissa Flanagan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of First Medical Company, said, "It has been great getting to know the team at The Insides Company. Their products offer strong clinical and economic propositions for patients suffering from intestinal failure. We are proud to be able to offer such world-class products to our local market. We look forward to working closely with them to improve the lives of patients and healthcare providers here in South Africa”.
"We are very pleased to be working with the team at First Medical to bring our world-class products to the South African market," said Garth Sutherland, The Insides Company’s Chief Executive. "Their extensive experience, reputation for excellence, and deep knowledge of the local market make them an ideal partner for us. We look forward to working closely with them to improve the lives of patients and healthcare providers in South Africa."
About First Medical Company
First Medical Company are a leading importer and distributor of medical products and devices based in Cape Town, South Africa. First Medical Company is SAHPRA and ISO-approved with speciality products in the fields of gastroenterology, oncology and haemodialysis.
About The Insides Company
The Insides Company Limited is a leading provider of automated chyme reinfusion solutions for the therapeutic treatment of intestinal failure that has resulted from either a high-output enterocutaneous fistula or enterostomy.
The Insides Company
Chief Executive Officer
Phone: +64 9 887 9309
First Medical Company
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Phone: +27 21 683 9981