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About Datapharm


Datapharm is a leading source of trusted, credible information about medicines. We are a not for profit company providing a range of medicines information services for healthcare professionals, medicine users, carers, the general public and the pharmaceutical industry. 

Our mission

Our mission is to improve public health and safety by providing up to date, accurate and comprehensive information about medicines to healthcare professionals, medicine users, carers and the general public.

Our members

We have over 200 pharmaceutical company members, including companies manufacturing branded, generic and consumer medicines.

These members provide their information for us to publish on the internet and through other channels.

Our partners

We work closely with a wide range of healthcare organisations to provide good quality information about medicines. These include the NHS, the Department of Health, the pharmaceutical industry regulator – the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), the pharmaceutical industry and professional and voluntary health organisations.

How we're funded

We are a not for profit company funded by over 200 UK pharmaceutical companies. These companies subscribe to our services and pay us to publish their information on our websites.

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Our history

Datapharm was established in 1977 and is an independent, not for profit company.

We are a company limited by guarantee, registered in England & Wales - registered number 1317421.

Our registered office is Pascal Place, Ground Floor, Randalls Way, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 7TW.