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In our Independent and Neutral state the care about health of the person is built to the state level and always is in the center of attention. The state program “Health” developed and realized under the direct guide of the Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, is entirely directed on protection and strengthening of health of the population of the country.
The medicinal industry of Turkmenistan

In our Independent and Neutral state the care about health of the person is built to the state level and always is in the center of attention. The state program “Health” developed and realized under the direct guide of the Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, is entirely directed on protection and strengthening of health of the population of the country. In the program is given a special place in the development of the local pharmaceutical industry and using in its work of local raw materials, uninterrupted providing the population and medical institutions of the country with environmentally clean and competitive production of local production. The Medical Industry of Turkmenistan, it is possible to tell, it was based in the seventies last century. At this time the small shop on production of several types of ointments where over time began production of various solutions and tablets were based. Thus, the present Pharmaceutical enterprise “Saglyk” was created. 

The question of providing the population and medical institutions of the country with finished pharmaceutical products in full degree always was the focus of attention. For the purpose of the solution of the matter, according to the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan on November, 30th, 1990 was created the Turkmen State scientific and production amalgamation “Turkmenderman”, which consisted of the Pharmaceutical enterprise “Saglyk” and Agriculture Complex “Buyan”. At that time amalgamation made only 20 types of finished pharmaceutical products. Relying on support of our Esteemed President, according to the State program “Health” big work of improvement of work and increase in capacity of the operating pharmaceutical enterprises, fruitful use of natural richness, production and manpower reserves, creation of modern manufacturing enterprises is carried out with use of innovative technologies. As a result of this works were constructed and put into operation in 1998 joint venture “Turkmenderman Ajanta Pharma Limited” and in 1999 the pharmaceutical enterprise “Tenekar”. The quantity and the range of the let-out medicines increased several times.

According to the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan №12548 from September, 14th, 2012 “About construction of the pharmaceutical enterprises of Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan” in 2013-2014 as a part of amalgamation are constructed and put in operation of new 6 enterprises, the making finished pharmaceutical products and products of medical appointment. Now jurisdictional enterprises of amalgamation make more than 340 names of preparations the majority from which are among insurance preparations and are realized to the population according to preferential prescriptions. Medicinal preparations of local production on quality, safety and efficiency meet the highest international standards. 

The most part of work of amalgamation is based on scientific and encyclopedic work of the Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov “Medicinal plants of Turkmenistan” Confirmation to that is production and realization to the population of the country of 50 species of the medicinal herbs and their collecting, and also medical teas growing in Turkmenistan on their basis, new medicine on the basis of licorice root  of dry extract made at the new plant (capacity 1 000 t. of dry extract per year) put into operation as a part of Agriculture Complex "Buyan" of S.A.Niyazov.

In recent years external and internal reconstruction of the Pharmaceutical enterprise "Saglyk" is carried out, i.e. according to requirements to the pharmaceutical enterprises internal and external repair of the building of the enterprise is made, are completely updated the production and service equipment that allowed to increase its capacities considerably. The new equipment installed in tablet shop allowed increasing output and the range of the let-out tablets and capsules, to bring their quality and registration of external packings to the international standards. 

New shops on production of 5% alcohol solution of iodine, sterile injection disposable alcohol napkins, medical teas in one-time packings of the international standard, "Corvalol", syrup of a licorice root, and also completely reconstructed tablet shop are capable to provide smoothly the population and medical institutions of the country with the production. As a result of collaborations of specialists of joint venture “Turkmenderman Ajanta Pharma Limited”, State medical university of Turkmenistan and National institute of medicines of Turkmenistan for the purpose of production of medicines from local raw materials production of dry extract of a licorice root in capsules is arranged and it is offered to the population and medical institutions of the country. Also at joint venture the new equipment on packaging in aluminum packages of various flavored powders for adults and children, namely antibiotics, the febrifugal and anesthetizing preparations is installed.

In joint venture production of only 100 names of various finished pharmaceutical products is mastered.

According to the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan №11754 from 19.07.2011 in Ashgabat it is constructed and in July, 2013 it is solemnly put into operation the Pharmaceutical enterprise for production of best quality infusion solutions with the capacity of 10 million bottles per a year, then it was united with the Pharmaceutical enterprise "Tenekar". The production and service equipment of the enterprise is made by the world famous companies of Germany, the USA, Sweden, Japan, Finland and other developed countries. Capacity of the enterprise is 10 000 000 bottles per year. Here 5% and 10% solutions of Glucose, 0,9% chloride Sodium solution, Ringer's solution, etc. are made. Solutions are issued in polypropylene packings of 250 ml and 500 ml.

The Agriculture Complex "Buyan" of S.A.Niyazov is a single enterprise in the country making a root of a licorice and its products, and also exporting them to foreign countries. The complex has history of more than 100 years and it begins at the beginning of the XX century.

In the 1906 the Anglo-American firm "Mac-Andrews" constructed plant on pressing of a licorice root in the territory of present Turkmenabat and from this day industrial production of a licorice root began.

In the 2008 as a part of a complex the factory of dry extract of a licorice root – capacity 1 000 t. per year is put into operation.

Production of Agriculture Complex:

The Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in the book "Turkmenistan-melhemler mekany" writes that "Mineral waters of Turkmenistan indivisible part of natural richness of the country". Now in the territory of the country more than 20 sources with medicinal properties are known. One of very important of them is the source of Berzengi, which are in 7,5 km to the south of the white marble capital of the country, in the foothills of the Central Kopet Dagh. Water from this self-flowing source №1 from depth of 1 250 meters contains in its composition numerous useful minerals. "Berzengi" mineral medicinal water enterprise constructed on this source and put into operation in October, 2014 is capable to make 5,0 million bottles of the sparkling and not sparkling water per year with a volume of 250 and 500 ml. The production equipment of the enterprise is made by the companies of Italy and Germany.

The “Berzengi” mineral water is recommended at the following diseases:
 I. Digestive tract diseases:

  1. Stage of remission of chronic gastritis;
  2. Disturbances Reflux esophagitis motor and functions of evacuation;
  3. Remission of peptic ulcers of a stomach and duodenum;
  4. Chronic prick a coloenteritis of a noninfectious parentage;
  5. Remission of dysfunction of intestines.

II. Endocrine illnesses:

  1. Diabetes mellitus.

III. Illnesses of urology:

  1. Chronic renal failure and mild degree of an azotemia;
  2. Remission of a chronic pyelonephritis.

The finished products of this enterprise will provide the people of country with salutary water of the sacred Turkmen land. Multilateral medicinal properties of this mineral water are a convincing basis for its export to foreign countries.

Factory on manufacture of disinfectants built in etrap Abadan of the city of Ashgabat and put into operation in October, 2014 is capable to make in a total amount of 200 000 liters 24 types of disinfectant solutions and 2 types of disinfectant wet napkins per year.

The factory is equipped with production and auxiliary equipment, analytical instruments for the qualitative and quantitative analysis, produced by leading companies of Germany, Japan, Italy, USA, Turkey. Produced processes in the enterprise are carried out in accordance with European standards and the requirements of GMP.

Here are listed the names and the types of produced disinfectants:

  1. Steriderm a solution, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  2. Geksaderm a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  3. 10% Poviderm a solution, 100 ml, 250 ml, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  4. 7,5% Poviderm a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  5. Dermosept a solution, 100 ml, 250 ml, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  6. Peroxiderm a solution, 100 ml, 250 ml and 1000 ml;
  7. Benderin a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  8. Bacterial a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  9. Sterisept a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  10. Microdez a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  11. Aldosteril a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  12. Limocide a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  13. Acetocide a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  14. Fermentar a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  15. Superacetocide a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  16. Aldenol a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  17. Glutaral extra a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  18. Glidesil a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  19. Virucide a solution, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  20. Glukogexidin a solution, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  21. Zetridine a solution, 500 ml, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  22. Superbendezine a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  23. Zoodynes a solution, 1000 ml and 4000 ml;
  24. Aktodent a solution, 500 ml and 1000 ml;
  25. Des-desmal napkin, 24 units;
  26. Des-desmal napkin, 36 units;

 
Taking into account the annual increase in the needs of medical institutions of the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan in various of dressing materials and other medical aids were built Factory on sterile dressings manufacture in Dashoguz and put into operation in September, 2014. It is capable of producing a total of 13 mln. of conditional units per year for 12 types of products, some of which are sterile and non-sterile bandages of various widths and lengths, elastic bandages, plaster bandages, special bandage under the plaster bandages, bandages for the wrist, knee, corsets, plasters, patches, injections, patches of various wounds, sterile disposable wipes.

The enterprise has installed more than 100 units of production equipment produced world-renowned companies from Germany, Italy, USA, Switzerland, Japan, France and Turkey. 

Sunny Turkmenistan is very rich in natural resources. Among them, a lot of what is used in light and heavy industry as a raw material for medical purposes, and others. On the territory of the Balkan province are very large reserves of iodine and its derivatives are very popular all over the world. 

Iodine is used in various industries. One of these directions – is its therapeutic properties. In the pharmaceutical industry of the country 5% alcohol solution of iodine is produced for a long time and is widely used as an antiseptic. In recent years received the other types of iodine products with healing properties. For example, the compound of iodine with polyvinylpyrrolidone in developed countries is made in various forms and is used as an antiseptic. On this basis, to purpose of providing the population and medical institutions of the country with new types of iodine preparations, in etrap Bereket of Balkan province has been built and put into operation in October, 2014 Factory on iodine manufacture with a production capacity of 250 million sticks of iodine, 50 million of iodine pencils and 500 000 pieces of dental tampons per year.

In the factory operates production equipment manufactured by companies of Germany, Italy and Turkey.

As raw materials are used Turkmen polypropylene, cotton and crystalline iodine.

Among the natural resources of Turkmenistan the different types of clay and sea salt with healing properties have a special place.  Among them, the healing properties of clay the Mollakara lake known far outside the country. In recent years, were studied cosmetic properties of volcanic clay, and also the impact of sea salt on the human body and established their widespread beneficial effects on the skin. Based on the results of research, with aim to create opportunities for the population to use of these therapeutic means in the home and inpatient, in the Jebel village of the Balkan province was built and put into operation in October, 2014 Factory on medical mud and sea salt packing. It has a production capacity of 400 000 packages of finished products per year by 12 species, including 200 000 packages of therapeutic clay of Mollakara lake, 100 000 packages of volcanic clay, 100 000 packages of sea salt. Production equipment is manufactured in Turkey by the italian technology by companies Elektromag, Usulpak and Setpak.