Health & Illness
Otsuka Pharmaceutical wants to help heal as many patients as possible and contribute to the well-being of people around the world. We look at health from a holistic perspective. This section provides clear explanations on a variety of topics in health and illness that are of concern to everyone. You may find an answer here to a question that has been on your mind.
Central Nervous System Diseases
Communicable Diseases Respiratory Illnesses
Digestive System Diseases
Get Enough! The Surprising Facts About Dietary Fiber
Dietary fiber is said to be good for preventing constipation. How much do you know about dietary fiber?
This series of articles provides guidance on ideal nutrition for mothers and mothers-to-be.
True Achievers Pursue
The secret to grinding out a hard day of study or work may be hidden in a well-balanced breakfast.
Everything You Need to
Know About GI
Recently you may be hearing a lot about “low GI foods.” Do you understand how changes in your GI, or glycemic index, can affect your body?
Here is a list of frequently asked questions and answers about vitamins.
Protect Yourself From Heat Disorders
Heat disorders have been occurring more frequently in recent years. In order to enjoy the summer months safely, everyone should be informed about the danger that the summer heat poses and the measures they can take to protect themselves.
Locomotive syndrome is a cause of concern as a new affliction following metabolic syndrome. Let's learn about the basics of locomotive syndrome.
Skin Care Q&A: Daily Care
for Your Skin
Men and women need to keep their skin properly moisturized through correct skin care to prevent dry skin.
Living Well With Menopause
Here are tips for enjoying an active, healthy life during menopause.
Preventing Traveler's Thrombosis (Economy Class Syndrome)
Rehydrate with an electrolyte beverage to help prevent traveler's thrombosis (economy class syndrome).
Promotion of Sports
Medicine and Science
As a company that supports health, Otsuka Pharmaceutical sponsors the Japan Sports Association.
BCAA Helps Maintain
Learn how BCAA helps maintain physical fitness.
Restless Legs Syndrome
Do you have an unpleasant, sometimes-hard-to-describe feeling deep in your legs? If you experience these kinds of strong symptoms, you may have restless legs syndrome (RLS).
Do You Have the Symptoms of Dry Eye?
Those symptoms you thought were eyestrain may be caused by dry eye. Get a better understanding of dry eye to help keep your eyes healthy.
Did You Know There Are Quick Tests for Infectious Diseases?
Here, we provide information about infectious diseases such as the influenza virus and norovirus, and about the rapid tests for these infections.
PAD: Be Careful of Changes in Your Limbs
Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), just like stroke and heart attack, is a disease caused by poor blood flow resulting from arteriosclerosis in the limbs.
Get Your Healthy Stomach Back
A guide to detection and treatment of
H. pylori and its relationship to stomach diseases.
Liver Cirrhosis Nutritional Therapy
Important nutritional tips for people with liver cirrhosis.
Metabolic Syndrome Classroom
Discover some hints for an energetic and long life while learning about metabolic syndrome.
Acne! Are You Doing Anything About It?
Acne is a skin disease. Getting properly informed will help you keep your skin beautiful.