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Devicare announces the positive results of the clinical trial with Lit-Control® to prevent the encrustation of catheters in patients with lithiasis

Devicare and nine leading Spanish hospitals in urology have successfully completed the clinical trial which demonstrates the efficacy of the combined use of a medical device (Lit-Control® pH Meter) and a nutraceutical (Lit-Control® pH Down) to prevent the encrustation of double J catheters by monitoring urinary pH and supplying phytates (crystallisation inhibitors).

The results of this […]

Devicare gets the patent for its sensor technology in Europe and USA

Devicare has obtained the patent in Europe and the United States for its electrochemical ion sensor, which is integral to the Lit-Control® pH Meter product for frequent urinary conditions, thus making progress in its intellectual and industrial protection strategy and gaining access to key markets in medical and health technologies.

The approval of this product profile […]

Devicare launches e-commerce site for Lit-Control® in Spain

Improving your urinary health is now easier thanks to the new website Lit-control.es. The e-commerce site, designed by Devicare’s digital marketing department, is completely patient-focused: detailed information on Lit-Control® products to monitor urinary pH levels, online purchases and a private area with different functionalities that provide improved know-how and patient empowerment in the management of […]

Devicare continues its expansion in Latin America

Devicare is moving forward in its international expansion by closing licensing and distribution agreements in Argentina, Uruguay and Peru. Various pharmaceutical companies will introduce the products from the Lit-Control® brand to improve the urinary healthcare of the residents of Latin America. The company had previously announced its entry into Mexico and Colombia.

At the end of […]

New treatments for kidney stones presented in the National Urology Congress

The LXXXIII National Urology Congress, which brought together more than one thousand urologists from 13 to 16 June in Gijón, focused its debate on different advances as a medical solution which will improve the diagnosis and treatment of lithiasis. Lithiasis (renal calculi or kidney stones) affects 10% of the Spanish population and this figure continues […]

A study published in ‘Journal of Endourology’ certifies that Lit-Control® is the best method to control urinary pH

A team of urologists from the Paris-Sorbonne University, the Tenon University Hospital, the AZ Klina Hospital and the University Hospital of Zurich has analysed the portable urinary pH control methods and has certified that the Lit-Control® pH Meter by Devicare is the best on the market.

The research, published in the Journal of Endourology, has compared the Lit-Control® pH Meter device designed for home use with other methods. Lit-Control® pH Meter […]

The first Lit-Control® units are now on sale in pharmacies in France

Lit-Control® by Devicare, the medical solution to prevent and treat recurring urological diseases which represent the second most common cause of primary care consultations1, has been on sale now for a few weeks in France.

The novel aspect of Lit-Control® is that it allows patients to measure their own urinary pH with the support of remote […]

Devicare and Premier Medical close an agreement to distribute Lit-Control in Ireland

Devicare and Premier Medical Ltd have signed an agreement to market the Lit-Control® family of products in Ireland intended to reduce the recurrence of chronic urological diseases (renal and urinary lithiasis, urine infections, calcification of double J stent catheters, etc…). Every year 50,000 cases of lithiasis are diagnosed in Ireland and it is estimated that […]

Devicare promotes a pioneering clinical trial to prevent the calcification of double J stent catheters

Devicare and nine leading hospitals in urology have started the pioneering international “Double J” study to evaluate the combined use of a medical device and a nutraceutical in controlling urinary pH and inhibiting crystallisation in order to prevent the calcification of double J stent catheters and reduce the number of associated complications.

“The calcification of a […]

Devicare, invited to ‘The Talents’ in Paris

The prestigious urologists Manoj Monga of the Cleveland Clinic and Olivier Traxer of the Sorbonne and Pierre and Marie Curie University are organising the first The Talents (The Trans-Atlantic Leaders in Endourological Technologies) symposium, from 5 to 7 April in Paris, in order to build bridges between young European and North American leaders in the […]