About Us

This website contains information on hyperhidrosis for the benefit of patients and is provided by STD Pharmaceutical Products Ltd which is a family run business based in Hereford, UK, founded in 1967. We specialise in treatments for hyperhidrosis and varicose veins and are proud to be celebrating 50 years in business this year.

The company is named after the pharmaceutical product, sodium tetradecyl sulphate (Fibrovein) which is a detergent sclerosant used by injection to treat varicose veins in the legs. We manufacture and distribute Fibrovein in over 30 countries across the world.

We have many years of experience of hyperhidrosis and its management within the company. As well as supplying products to help manage the symptoms of hyperhidrosis we have for many years supported this site to inform and offer advice to hundreds of patients suffering with the condition.

Privacy Policy

Protecting your data and privacy
Hyperhidrosis UK respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information that you provide to us. This statement explains our policies and practices regarding the use and disclosure of your personal information by Hyperhidrosis UK. Please note that, Hyperhidrosis UK reviews and updates this Privacy Policy from time to time as needed without notice. Therefore, you should review the terms of this policy periodically to make sure that you are aware of how Hyperhidrosis UK collects and uses personal information. By using our web site, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information by Hyperhidrosis UK as explained below.

Personal Information
You have complete control over your personal information. In general, you can visit our web site without providing us with any personal information. However, there are instances where we must have your personal information in order for us to contact you.

Use of User Information
We intend to use such information for purposes of supporting you and your employers relationship with Hyperhidrosis UK by offering site content that is suitable to your needs and alerting you to new product and service offerings as they become available. If you decide that we should not use your personal User Information to contact you, please let us know and we will not use that information for such purpose. However, please do not submit any User Information if you are less than 18 years of age.

Disclosure of User Information
Hyperhidrosis UK does not sell, trade or transfer User Information to third parties. However, we may share User Information with our business partners for marketing, advertising or product/service offering purposes. For example, we provide User Information to our service providers for direct emailing of our newsletters, online surveys or notifications on Hyperhidrosis UK's Offerings to our viewers. We also disclose User Information if: we have your consent; we need to share it in order to provide you with the products and/or services you requested; we respond to a court order or you violate our Terms of Use. You may separately agree to provide your personal information to third parties that provide content for Hyperhidrosis UK Offerings, in order to access and/or use their products and/or services. If you agree to provide such information to these third parties, then your personal information will be subject to their privacy policies.

Accuracy and Security
The accuracy and security of the User Information is important to Hyperhidrosis UK. Currently, you may review and request updates to your User Information retained by contacting Hyperhidrosis UK. If you contact us to correct your User Information, we will attempt to correct such inaccuracies in a timely manner. Hyperhidrosis UK is concerned with the security of your User Information and is committed to taking reasonable steps to protect it from unauthorised access and use of that personal information. To that end, we put in place the appropriate physical, electronic and managerial policies and procedures to secure your personal User Information. We also continue to implement procedures to maintain accurate, complete and current User Information.

Usernames and Passwords
Access to certain content on our web site may be allowed by agreement between you or your employer and Hyperhidrosis UK and will require a username and/or password. Failure to provide personal information may prevent you from accessing the Hyperhidrosis UK web site which contains confidential information, products, services, and promotional offers. By accessing and using our protected and secured web site, you agree to maintain the confidentiality of the username and password you selected to access such site and consent to our Terms of Use.

Hyperhidrosis UK uses "cookies". A cookie is a small data file that a web site can transfer to a visitor's hard drive to keep records of the visits to such site. A cookie contains information such as your username and password that helps us recognise the pages you have visited and improve future visits, but the only personal information a cookie can contain is the information that you provide yourself. A cookie cannot read data off of your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. Information stored in cookies may be encrypted, however, we do not store your credit card number in cookies. If you prefer not to accept a cookie, you can set your web browser (Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator) to warn you before accepting cookies or you can refuse all cookies by turning them off in your web browser. However, access to our secured web site may require the use of cookies, which you must enable only cookies that get sent back to the originating server.

We wish to assure you that these non-intrusive cookies are not harmful in any way. This site is in accordance with the latest directive from the ICO (See www.ico.gov.uk) and use of this site is taken as ‘implied consent’.

External Links
The Hyperhidrosis UK web site provides links to other third party web sites. Even if the third party is affiliated with Hyperhidrosis UK through a business partnership or otherwise, Hyperhidrosis UK is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices or the content of such external links. These links are provided to you for convenience purposes only and you access them at your own risk.

If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement or Terms of Use, please contact us.