ΙΑSIS PHARMA successfully participated in the 36th Panhellenic Gastrointestinal Congress , which took place at Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens, November 24-27th 2016,organized by the Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology. Many distinguished doctors were invited and participated in the Congress, not only gastroenterologists, but also pathologists, infectious diseases’ specialists and biopathologists from Greece and from abroad.

IASIS PHARMA demonstrated its active participation with the presentation of mastihatherapy® caps, the unique traditional herbal medicinal product containing 350mg of pure Chios Mastic recommended for the treatment of functional dyspepsia. Medical experts showed a strong interest about this herbal medicinal product, that is known to humanity for over 2.500 years, having several historical reports, but also many scientific studies published in the recent times.

IASIS PHARMA is the only pharmaceutical company that is supplied with pure Chios Mastic directly from Chios Mastic Growers Association (EMX), ensuring the quality and authenticity of mastihatherapy® caps.

Among many essential lectures one of special interest, that attracted the attention of many participants, was that of, Dr. Christos Zavos, gastroenterologist-hepatologist , under the title “Helicobacter pylori: Treatment in Greece in the Year 2016”. Dr. Zavos referred to the use of Chios Mastic in combination with antibiotics for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori, or alternatively the use of Chios Mastic as monotherapy in high dosage for patients who suffer from antibiotic side effects, or for those who are unwilling to follow an antibiotic treatment.