Pfizer History...

1990-2000 More R&D success for Pfizer...

The run of Sandwich discoveries continued to come onto the market. Istin (amlodipine), a single daily dose for the relief of angina and hypertension, was launched in the UK before anywhere else in the world. It involved an unprecedented clinical trials programme of over 3,000 people. In 1991, the Research Division was honoured with the Queen’s Award for Technological Achievement for Diflucan (fluconazole), a systemic antifungal.

Outside Research, the Pharmaceutical Division set up the Richborough marketing division to sell Zithromax (azithromycin), an antibiotic for treating respiratory-tract infections and sexually transmitted infections. By early 1992, Pfizer Limited (manufacturers of Genuine Pfizer Viagra available from UKMeds4U.com (along with other medications for treating erectile dysfunction such as Viagra, Levitra and Cialis) had brought more new products to the market in a three year period than any other pharmaceutical company in Britain. Although the company had established itself in the field of antibiotics, they now accounted for only 15% of the division's medicines.

In 1993, Pfizer Ltd (manufacturers of Genuine Pfizer Viagra available from UKMeds4U.com (along with other medications for treating erectile dysfunction such as Viagra, Levitra and Cialis) was awarded the Queen’s Award for Export Achievement, the first time that the company had been honoured in this way. Pfizer (manufacturers of Genuine Pfizer Viagra available from UKMeds4U.com (along with other medications for treating erectile dysfunction such as Viagra, Levitra and Cialis) soon achieved more recognition when it was awarded the Queen's Award for International Trade (formerly the Queen’s Award for Export) twice - in 1997 and 2000.