BY CONTINUING TO ACCESS AND USE THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION YOU CONFIRM THAT YOU ACCEPT OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE SET OUT BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MUST LEAVE THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION.
Medwik.in website and the mobile application is owned and provided by Hitech Medicos since 2006 in Kolkata. If you need any information or have a complaint about this website/mobile application or any of our services please contact us by one of the following methods:
Medwik services are rendered either from its own licensed premises or from the licensed premises of its associates / network pharmacies which are undertaken under strict supervision of the qualified and registered pharmacists. All pharmacists are bound by codes of professional ethics and conduct.
By registering and using the services you agree that you are eighteen years or above and you are not debarred by any law to contract and you agree to have read and accepted the terms and conditions provided herein
Username and passwords.
During the registration process, you may be allocated, or invited to choose, your own username and password which will be unique to you. You are responsible for keeping your username and password confidential and for ensuring that they are not used by any other person.
Offers, promotions, software and downloads.
Medwik and other third parties with whom we have a business relationship may occasionally promote their goods or services on the website or mobile application or through other direct marketing initiatives or may make software and other materials available for you to purchase or download. Whilst we try to encourage third parties to offer good quality products, and services and materials at competitive prices we have no control over them or other third parties, we do not endorse the products or services they offer, or give you any assurance that they will be suitable for your needs. It is your responsibility to satisfy yourself in this regard and we have no liability in connection with the same. All promotions are for limited period and subject to special terms and conditions, which are in addition and not to the terms and condition stated herein.
Ownership of materials and licence terms.
This website or mobile application, the materials and software on it, or provided to you through it are protected by copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property rights and laws throughout the world and are owned by, or are licensed to HitechMedicos and/or third parties. You are permitted to display the materials on this mobile application on a computer screen/mobile screen and, save for restricted access documents, to download and print a hard copy for your personal use or for obtaining products or services from us provided you do not alter or remove any of the content or any part of the website/mobile application without our express permission to do so and that you do not change or delete any copyright, trade mark or other proprietary notices.
You agree not to:
Suitability of materials.
We do not give any assurance that the materials provided or available to you on or through this website/mobile application are suitable for your requirements or that they will be secure, error or virus free and we will have no liability in respect of those materials.
Mobile application availability.
This mobile application is provided free of charge and we make no guarantee that it will be uninterrupted or error free. We reserve the right to modify, suspend or withdraw the whole or any part of the website/mobile application or any of its content at any time without notice and without incurring any liability.
Links from this website/mobile application.
We may, from time to time, provide links from this mobile application to other websites that are owned and controlled by third parties. These links are provided only for your convenience and we have no control over and will have no liability in respect of those websites.
Surveys, Contests & Referrals
From time-to-time our site requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys, contests or referrals programs is completely voluntary and the user therefore, you have a choice whether or not to disclose any information requested. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and delivery address), and demographic information (such as postcode, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the functionality of the site. The terms and conditions for each survey and contest may differ or otherwise amended and cancelled at the sole discretion of Medwik.
We may monitor activity and content on this website/mobile application and may take any action we consider appropriate if we suspect you may be in breach of these Terms and Conditions including suspending, attaching conditions to or terminating your access and/or notifying the authorities or relevant regulators of your activities.
Accuracy of Information
We take care to ensure that all information available on our website/mobile application about our business, services and any products mentioned is accurate. However, these are continually developing and, occasionally, the information may be out of date. Medical, commercial and legal practice change frequently and the content on this website/mobile application, in of any newsletters and in other items offering guidance have been prepared for general interest only and are not a substitute for specific medical, legal or other professional advice and should not be read or used as such. For accurate up-to-date information you should contact us and/or your doctor directly.
MEDWIK DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT THE MATERIAL ON THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT OR THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE FREE OF DEFECTS OR VIRUSES. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE PAGES OF THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION SHOULD BE CONSTRUED AS MEDICAL, COMMERCIAL, LEGAL OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL ADVICE. DETAILED PROFESSIONAL ADVICE SHOULD BE OBTAINED BEFORE TAKING OR REFRAINING FROM ANY ACTION BASED ON ANY OF THE INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION OR ANY COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDED TO YOU AS A RESULT OF YOUR REGISTRATION.
Third party rights.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions is intended to nor shall it confer a benefit on any third party under the Contracts and a person who is not a party to these Terms and Conditions has no rights to enforce them.
No delay or decision not to enforce rights under these terms and conditions will constitute a waiver of the right to do so and will not affect rights in relation to any subsequent breach.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AT ANY TIME. THE NEW VERSION WILL BE POSTED ON THIS WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION AND WILL TAKE EFFECT IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING
IF YOU USE THE WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION AFTER THE NEW TERMS AND CONDITIONS HAVE COME INTO EFFECT, YOU WILL BE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THE NEW TERMS AND CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING TERMS APPLY TO YOUR USE OF THE MEDWIK PRESCRIPTION ORDERING SERVICE. THESE ARE ADDITIONAL TO AND SUPPLEMENT OUR GENERAL WEBSITE/MOBILE APPLICATION TERMS AND CONDITIONS WHICH ALSO APPLY. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING THE SERVICE, PLEASE CONTACT US.
Registration for this service for prescriptions will take place on our mobile application.
Prescriptions for persons other than yourself.
If the prescription is of a person other than yourself, you will need to have the authority of the person whose prescription it is to have it dispensed by us. By placing an order to dispense another person’s prescription you confirm that you have their authority to do so.
We only accept Prescription Orders from customers who are 18 years old or over although they may order prescriptions for persons who are under 18. By placing an order, you confirm that you are at least 18.
We accept Orders from and despatch orders to addresses in selected locations in India.
No Order placed by you will be binding on us until we have confirmed the order to you by phone, email or in writing. We reserve the right to reject any order.
Verification of prescription.
When we receive an original prescription from you, we will verify it against the information provided to us at the time the order was placed. In the event that the information does not match with your original order, we may try to contact you using the information in your registration. If we cannot contact you and we are unable to dispense the item(s) on your Prescription Order we reserve the right to return your prescription to you.
Delivery and Packaging Costs
Non-Receipt of Prescription.
If you place a Prescription Order and we do not receive the relevant original prescription, we will not have any liability to you and it will be your responsibility to contact us within 7 days regarding your prescription order.
Discount on Selected Products
Discounts provided on the website/mobile application are on selected products. Discounts are not applicable on the following products and on any products so mentioned elsewhere on the website/mobile application:
Non-Availability/Suitability of Products
If any of the items on your prescription are not available, or are not suitable for dispensing through this service, we will try to contact you using the information in your registration to inform you about the same.
Delivery of fulfilled prescriptions
Prescription medicines will require a doorstep signature. Prescription items can only be dispensed once we have received your original paper prescription or online prescription from Medwik registered doctor. All items are delivered to the address provided by you in your registration or to an alternative address if directed by you. You acknowledge and accept that items will need to be signed for on delivery and authorise any person at your chosen delivery address to sign for the items as your authorised representative. In the event that the packaging is opened after delivery, we will have no liability to you for lost or damaged items or for what third parties find out about you as a result.
No Warranties: Medwik makes no warranty that: (i) the application will meet your requirements; (ii) the application will be available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis; (iii) the any results that may be obtained from the use of the application or any services offered through the Website will be accurate or reliable (iv) Medwik disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information.
Order, Acceptance & Delivery: Placement of an order either directly (in case of a repeat order or continuous drug administration as prescribed) shall constitute an agreement with us. All orders are subject to acceptance and confirmation of delivery date and time. Mere receipt of the prescription or an order either directly from you or from the registered medical practitioner does not amount to acceptance of your order nor guarantee that the drugs will be delivered as per your requirement within a specific time. All orders are subject to availability of stocks. Medwik reserves the right to share your prescription with its associated pharmacies for fulfilling your prescription, who will dispense the drugs as per the prescription and issue a valid sale receipt.
All orders made by the customers shall be subject to various laws, including Drugs and Cosmetics Act (as may be amended from time to time). We do not accept orders for certain drugs and cosmetics, unless the same is prescribed by the registered medical practitioner licensed by the Medical Counsel of India. We do not verify the authenticity of the orders placed by you, where the prescriptions are received directly from a registered medical practitioner licensed by the Medical Counsel of India or your family doctor, who has placed the order on your behalf after your authorization. All drugs and cosmetics will be deliver through a delivery agent without disclosing your personal information or prescriptions in compliance with the applicable laws either directly to the patient or its authorised person. On delivery Medwik shall be entitled to full payment for the same.
Acceptance of the Goods: We request you to verify the complete details and the documents provided to you, before acceptance of the Goods. Any complaints with regard to shortage of Goods, defects or otherwise will not be entertained by Medwik once the same are accepted at the time of delivery.
Notification of errors.
You should check the items dispensed to you carefully promptly upon receipt. If you believe there may have been a dispensing error, you should contact us immediately and should not take or use any of the items.
Cancellation, Return and Refund.
We understand that there will be genuine reasons when you decide to cancel an order. You may cancel your order before delivery by calling customer care number 1800 123 2428.
Acceptance of the Goods: We request you to verify the complete details and the documents provided to you at before acceptance of the Goods. Any complaints with regard to shortage of Goods, defects or otherwise will not be entertained by Medwik once the same are accepted at the time of delivery.
YOU MUST CHECK ALL ITEMS DISPENSED TO YOU AND SHOULD NOT TAKE ANY MEDICATION THAT APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN TAMPERED WITH OR WHICH MAY HAVE BEEN DISPENSED IN ERROR. FAILURE TO ABIDE BY THIS WARNING COULD SERIOUSLY DAMAGE YOUR HEALTH.
Information Technology Act: Certain laws in India prohibit and impose restriction on use of the Website and you are advised to make familiar with those laws and not to post any information or messages that are, or that may be construed, as being malicious , defamatory, inappropriate, slanderous, pornographic or otherwise sexually oriented or that makes attacks on or the otherwise opines or comments on any individuals or groups of individuals, educational institutions or any other entities whatsoever (whether companies, firms, or any other institutions). You also agree not to post any information to which you do not have copyrights or other appropriate permissions to post in public forum. Your failure to comply with these terms may result in removal of your postings without prior notice to User. The IP address of all posts is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions.
Other Laws: Certain laws require to maintain data with respect to the services, Goods and other personal information in a prescribed format and Medwik will use all the information to the extent required in compliance with the applicable laws and as may be directed or amended from time to time.
Force Majeure: Medwik shall not be liable and to the extent, that the performance or delay in performance of any of its obligations are prevented, restricted, delayed or interfered with due to circumstances beyond the reasonable control and without the fault or negligence of such Party, including but not limited to change in legislation, fire, flood, explosion, epidemic, accident, act of God, war, riot, strike, lockout, traffic or other concerted act of workmen and/or act of Government. Medwik may at its sole discretion withdraw the services or Goods if a Force Majeure event occurs.
1. Types of Information Collected
Medwik collects the following types of information from its users:
The above information may contain 'sensitive personal data or information' as defined under the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011 (Data Protection Rules), and Medwik will collect, store, use, process, and transfer such information as prescribed under these rules.
The information above will be collected and retained by the following entity:
2. Purpose of Collection
Medwik uses the information collected from you for the provision of services to you. You will, at all times, have the option to refrain from disclosing your personal information to Medwik. You will also have the option of withdrawing consent previously provided to Medwik. In such cases, Medwik shall no longer be obliged to continue providing services to you or continue to provide you with access to the App.
3. Access to Sensitive Personal Data or Information
You will have the right, upon request, to access and review the 'sensitive personal data or information' provided by you and held by Medwik. Upon discovering that the 'sensitive personal data or information' provided is inaccurate or deficient in any manner, you will have the right to request suitable changes or amendments to such data, which may be provided by Medwik, when feasible.
Medwik will share and disclose information pertaining to you with the local pharmacists to whom your order will be routed, to the extent that it is necessary for them to process your orders and delivery medicines to you.
Other than as stated above, Medwik will not publish or disclose 'sensitive personal data or information' pertaining to you without your prior consent, unless it is required to do so in order to provide the services to you, or if mandated by law, or if you have previously provided to your consent.
Medwik will disclose any personal information or 'sensitive personal information' if it is ordered to do so by a court of competent jurisdiction or to any government agency if required by law.
Medwik will retain your information only for as long as you use our App and your Medwik account is in existence. Medwik may retain your information even after your Medwik account has been deleted if and for as long as it is necessary in order to comply with its obligations under law.
Medwik shall not transfer the 'sensitive personal data or information' pertaining to you to any third party without your prior consent, unless such transfer is necessary for performance of a contract between Medwik (or any entity on its behalf) and you.
The 'sensitive personal data or information' shall be transferred only to a third party that ensures the same level of data protection that Medwik has adopted, as provided for under the Data Protection Rules.
7. Security Practices and Procedures
Medwik ensures the confidentiality and security of the personal information and 'sensitive personal data and information' provided its users by implementing comprehensive information security practices and standards as mandated by the Data Protection Rules.
8. Grievance Officer