From Portugal to the World
Medicines, Medical devices, Hospital equipment and diagnosis material
ABOUT FAPRI HEALTHCARE
Fapri Healthcare is a company specialized in the distribution of medicines from Portugal to foreign countries.
We export for more than 7 countries: Brazil, Angola, East-Tmor, Cabo Verde, among others.
We are a solid and prestige company, we are, mainly a Portuguese company.
We export to the World
Therapeutically, medicines were responsible for important evolutions in medicines in the past 30 years and the development of new medicines helped fighting diseases that were, in the past, deadly diseases (smallpox, tuberculosis, syphilis, diphtheria and poliomyelitis). With medicines some are almost eradicated and progress was made in the treatment of diseases such as HIV/AIDS, cancer, nervous disturbances, peptic ulcers, asthma and high blood pressure allowing people to have a better life quality as well as longer life expectancy.
The medical devices are divided in 4 risk levels:
- Class I medical devices – Low risk
- Class IIa medical devices – Medium risk
- Class IIb medical devices – Medium risk
- Class III medical devices – High risk
These risk classes are determined by the following factors:
- Length time of contact with the human body : temporary; short length; long length;
- Part of the body where you use it (invasive or not);
- Anatomy affected by using it;
- Risks taken because of the technic conception and manufacture.
Health Products are a large group of products including cosmetics (and somebody hygiene products) as well as food supplements. Medical devices are included in this group of health products in some non-European countries.
A cosmetic is any substance or mixture used to be in contact with the external parts of the human body (skin, hair and capillary system, nails, lips, and external genital organs) or with teeth, mucous membranes of the oral cavity. The cosmetics are used to clean, perfume, change the way the external body parts look, protect and keep them in a healthy state or correcting body odours.
In the health business, we can call medical equipment to all the material we use to improve the treatment of our customers, increasing the precision in the diagnose as well as reducing the recovery time.
These are the reasons why we search for modern and advanced equipment in the world market making sure our equipment is always updated.