Alembic was incorporated in 1907 as Alembic Chemical Works Company, primarily engaged in production of tinctures and alcohol at Baroda. Later the company set up distillery plant for pharmaceutical purposes at Baroda. It started manufacturing of cough syrup, vitamins, tonics and sulphur drugs.
In 1952, the company set up its research and development activity. Currently the company has developed research activity in area of chemistry, microbiology, pharmaceutical technology and bio-equivalence.
The company’s manufacturing units are located in Baroda and Baddi. Company’s plant has received various certifications such as ISO-9002, ISO-14001 and ISO 27001 and also follows WHO-GMP guidelines.
The company has presence in 75 countries globally.
APIs- The Company is engaged in manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients for anti-parkinsons, anti-depressants, cephalosporins, macrolides and others.
Bulk Pharmaceuticals- Under this the company manufactures bulk drugs that are phosgene based and intermediates.
Formulation- The company manufactures around 150 products under this segment in therapeutic areas such as anti-infective, cough and cold products to cardiovascular and oral anti-diabetics.
Herbal and Nutraceuticals- The company manufactures herbal and Nutraceuticals and has created brands like Isovon, Protinules, ALA-100, Diax and many more.
Alembic also provides contract research services in area of chemistry, bioequivalence and bioanalytical. It also manufactures products for animal care such as Antibiotics-injections, Analgesics, Antipyretics, antidiarrhoeals, Vitamins-Oral and injectable, Tonics and Nutritional feed supplements.
The company has acquired API manufacturing unit of Nirayu that is located at Gujarat at a consideration of Rs 17.50 Crores.