Apothicom products are an effective method to decrease contamination by
decreasing paraphernalia sharing. Cookers, cottons and paraphernalia sharing,
even accidentally, are responsible for many HCV and HIV contamination among
drug users. Promoting clean and sterile equipment does not mean promoting drug
use. The purpose and goals for supplying Stericup, SafeCooker and Sterifilt are:
- To reduce viruses transmissions.
- To prevent infections and diseases resulting from abscesses,
dirty hits, embolism, phlebitis, edema.
- To help users to take care of
their health by adopting safer practices, giving them knowledge of the
risks factors and behavior they can avoid.