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Piramal Healthcare

Piramal Healthcare, part of the Piramal Group, was setup in 1988 to provide services in Pharma solutions, Critical care, Consumer products and lab-diagnostics. It contributes to over 90 percent of the company’s revenues. After 26years of hard work, Piramal Healthcare has been established as one of the most recognized and respected names in the pharmaceuticals industry. ‘UN Conference on Trade and Development’sWorld Investment Report 2011‘ ranked this company among top 5 in the world. Piramal Healthcare is one of the largest custom manufacturing companies in the world.

With manufacturing bases across India, UK, Scotland, USA and Canada their products are available in over 100 countries. The company is third largest player in the global Inhalation Anesthesia (IA) market, and the only company in the world with a complete product portfolio of Inhalation Anesthetics drugs. It provides all the currently used gases — Halothane, Isoflurane, Enflurane, Sevoflurane and Desflurane.

Brand portfolio under the OTC division includes Lacto calamine, I products (i-pill, i-sure, i-can), Saridon, Supractive Complete, Polycrol, Tri-active, Itchmosol, Jungle Magic etc. The division currently services 400,000 chemists and general stores. The pharma solution business unit have assets across North America, Europe and Asia. It offers services across the entire drug life cycle – from development and commercial manufacturing to off-patent supplies of API and formulations. The diagnostics division supplies biochemistry analysers, hemaology analysers diasys range of reagents, Lipids, and immunoturbidimetric HbA1c kits.

Product portfolio

  • Intravenous Anaesthetics like Propofol, Regional Anaesthetics like Bupivacaine
  • Muscle Relaxants like Atracurium
  • Plasma Volume Expanders like Polygeline
Type Public company
Traded as BSE: 500302; NSE: PEL
Industry Biotechnology
Founded 1988
Founder Ajay Piramal
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Key people c
Products Inhalation Anesthetics, Lacto calamine, I products, Saridon, Supractive Complete, Polycrol, Tri-active, Itchmosol, Jungle Magic
Revenue ₹36710.5 million (US$580 million) (2010)
Net income ₹4817.4 million (US$76 million) (2010)
Number of employees NA
Subsidiaries NA
Website http://www.piramal.com/our-businesses/piramal-healthcare

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