VivaGel® is an innovative antimicrobial agent being applied to a range of sexual health products by Starpharma and its partners, including:
VivaGel® (SPL7013, or astodrimer sodium) has been shown in laboratory studies to have antiviral and antibacterial effects. Several clinical studies have successfully tested the safety and efficacy of VivaGel®.
VivaGel® formulated as a mucoadhesive gel and delivered vaginally has been shown to relieve the signs and symptoms of bacterial vaginosis (BV), and to reduce risk of recurrence of BV, in clinical studies. Further clinical studies are ongoing to confirm the effectiveness of VivaGel® in preventing recurrence of BV.