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This website is for general informational and educational purposes and it is intended for South Africa. By using this website, you declare that you use it and its content at your own risk. Under no circumstances may it be used or understood as a substitute for healthcare professional advice and is not to be used for diagnosis of any health problem or disease. Patients should always consult a doctor or another healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.
1. Exclusion of Liability
We have compiled the content of this website carefully and in accordance with its current state of knowledge. However, we give no warranty, neither expressly nor tacitly, for the completeness or correctness of the details provided on this website. Please be aware, in particular, that the details we provide may no longer be up-to-date.
We accept no liability for loss, damage or compensation claims due to missing or incorrect details.
2. Legal Notes
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Merck may modify this website and/or discontinue its operation at any time without prior notice, either wholly or in parts, at its own discretion and without accepting liability. Neither is Merck, under an obligation to update the content of this website.
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3. Personal Data
This website may contain general information regarding medical conditions and treatments. Such information is provided for informational purposes only, under no circumstances may it be used or understood as a substitute for healthcare professional advice and is not to be used for diagnosis of any health problem or disease.
Patients should always consult a doctor or another healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.
The website may also include links to third-party websites. Such links are provided merely as a matter of convenience. The content of third-party web sites is beyond our control and we make no warranties or representations regarding the accuracy or validity of such information. Neither do the links represent any kind of support or endorsement of the linked website’s contents. Access to and use of sites connected via links take place at the user’s own risk.
5. Effect on our Terms and Conditions of Sale
Unless expressed/specified otherwise in writing, the Terms and Conditions of Sale of Merck (Pty) Ltd are not affected by the website, its content, material or details.
Date of preparation: 01 February 2021
When reading this website, please remember that the information contained herein is intended for general reference only. As a result of ongoing medical advances and developments, the information herein may not always be completely up to date and, for this reason, such information is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
This website shall not be used or understood as a substitute for healthcare professional advice and is not to be used for diagnosis of any health problem or disease. Patients should always consult a doctor or another healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.