Apowiser, a Ra’Anana, Israel-based supplier of a chatbot-based system to assist clients within the on-line buy of Over-the-Counter (OTC) medicine, raised $1.5m in seed funding.
The spherical was led by Longliv Ventures, a member of CK Hutchinson Holdings Restricted.
Co-founded in 2021 by Prof. Eyal Schwartzberg, the previous Head of Pharmaceutical & Enforcement Divisions of the Israeli Ministry of Well being, Apowiser has developed PharmAssist, a novel digital on-line platform that assists shoppers once they look to deal with themselves with OTC medicines. It permits shoppers in a fast and discreet method, to be taught extra about their situation, determine points that ought to be escalated to a healthcare supplier, examine for allergy symptoms and potential sensitivities to substances of OTC medicines, and buy an applicable OTC product. PharmAssist relies on revealed medicine knowledge and a deep understanding of the practices of pharmacists. The present platform covers greater than 600 OTC medicine & complimentary merchandise, enabling therapy for greater than 40 healthcare situations.
PharmAssist is already in use by Tremendous-Pharm, Israel’s largest drugstore chain, working greater than 280 branches throughout the nation with an accompanying sturdy on-line presence.