General terms of use

Please understand that, due to the many possibilities and risks offered by the Internet, we have to establish some general conditions for the use of our website for your and our protection, which we ask you to observe.

Update of these terms of use

Due to constant technical and legal innovations, we have to change or update the following terms of use from time to time. Therefore, before each use of our website, check when the last new version was posted on the website.


acphis GmbH & Co. KG has compiled the content of this website carefully and according to current knowledge. However, we do not assume any guarantee – neither explicit nor implicit – for the topicality, completeness and/or quality as well as the correctness of the information on this website. In particular, you should be aware that this information may no longer be up-to-date.

Access and use of this and related or linked websites is at the user’s own risk. Claims for damages and claims for defects due to missing or incorrect information are excluded. acphis GmbH & Co. KG is not aware of the contents of third party websites and does not accept any responsibility or liability for any illegal contents or other legal infringements on websites of third party providers.

This website is for general information and is in no way a substitute for medical or professional advice. In this regard, we ask you to consult a physician or expert you trust. acphis GmbH & Co KG accepts no responsibility for actions taken on the basis of this website.

The use of this website and the downloading of data is at your own risk. acphis GmbH & Co. KG accepts no responsibility for any resulting damage, in particular to data files, hardware and/or software of the user.

Legal notice

The Website is operated by acphis GmbH & Co. Kg; acphis GmbH & Co. Kg is entitled to any rights in or arising from the Website.acphis GmbH & Co. Kg may modify and/or discontinue operation of all or portions of this Website at any time in its sole discretion, without liability, and assumes no responsibility to update the content of the Website.

Copyright and other intellectual property rights

All contents of our website, including texts, images, graphical representations, audio and video files are, unless otherwise indicated, our property. These copyrighted contents may only be used for private, i.e. not for public or commercial purposes (downloads, duplications) without consent. Changes, translations or other processing of the contents require the prior written consent of acphis GmbH & Co KG.
International users must observe the specifics of locally applicable laws.
The unauthorized or improper use of all registered trademarks and logos of acphis GmbH & Co. KG is prohibited.

The text, photo and video materials explicitly made available for download in the press area may be used free of charge expressly for editorial purposes only. Photo materials must be marked with “acphis GmbH & Co. KG” as the source in the case of editorial use or reproduction.

Please note that any infringement of our copyrights or other proprietary rights may result in civil and/or criminal prosecution.

Source reference

Content used on this website comes from the following sources:


Graphics & Corporate Design




SVG Repo (Collections: Customer Service 7, Multimedia, Online Marketing Elements, Stationery 2)

Effects on the General Terms and Conditions of Sale

Except as otherwise expressly provided in writing, Merck KGaA’s General Conditions of Sale shall not be altered by the Site and its content, materials and information.

Final provisions

If any provision of these Terms of Use is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the validity of the other provision shall not be affected. If you wish to report any legal violations on our websites, please do not hesitate to contact us at .

Status 06/2022