About us

We have been helping patients of all ages for 85 years. We create medicines for headaches, heartaches and those used in hospitals to save lives. We also enjoy the trust of doctors and pharmacists and work with them to help ensure healthy and long life for patients.

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Poland’s National Champion

We have a significant impact on the development of the Polish economy through investments, innovations, export activities, and the creation of attractive jobs.
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We manufacture our medicinal products at 5 production plants in Poland. Since 2000, we have invested over PLN 2.5 billion in state-of-the art infrastructure.
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We employ more than 4,700 people across the country. More than 300 of our employees work in R&D.
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We export our medicinal products to 35 markets, and our active pharmaceutical ingredients to more than 60 countries.
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We develop innovative solutions for patients at 3 Polish R&D centres.
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We are one of the top R&D investors in Poland. Since 2000, we have invested over PLN 2.3 billion in new product development.
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The results of our efforts in the field of innovation in 2016-2019 include: 28 inventions, 64 patent applications and 18 patents.

Pillar of Polish health care

Every day, we do everything to provide patients with affordable, high-quality drugs from all important therapeutic groups.
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1 in 8 medicine packages sold in Polish pharmacies and 1 in 3 medicine packages used in hospitals come from Polpharma.
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We ensure drug safety for patients and uninterrupted access to products of social importance.
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We are the only manufacturer of 42 medicinal products, including life-saving medicines with no counterparts available in Poland.
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We are Poland’s only large-scale manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients used as raw materials in the production of finished dosage forms.
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We conduct long-term nationwide educational programmes for patients in the fields of cardiology, ophthalmology, pulmonology and gynaecology.
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We partner with Polish physicians and pharmacists, supporting them in expanding knowledge.

Partner of Polish science

We develop cooperation with Polish scientists, contributing to the commercialization of scientific achievements and the development of the knowledge-based economy.
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We support Polish scientists through the Polpharma Scientific Foundation.
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We have already donated around PLN 23 million in support of research projects in the fields of pharmacy and medicine.
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We have provided 57 scholarships for Ph.D. students.
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We carry out projects in collaboration with universities and scientific institutions.
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We cooperate with local schools, educating future employees in the dual system.
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We have won Poland’s Most Attractive Employer Award in the Life Sciences category in a student survey.
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We manufacture our medicinal products at 5 production plants in Poland. Since 2000, we have invested over PLN 2.5 billion in state-of-the art infrastructure.
6 people icon
We employ more than 4,700 people across the country. More than 300 of our employees work in R&D.
Basket icon
We export our medicinal products to 35 markets, and our active pharmaceutical ingredients to more than 60 countries.
Microscope icon
We develop innovative solutions for patients at 3 Polish R&D centres.
Dolar icon
We are one of the top R&D investors in Poland. Since 2000, we have invested over PLN 2.3 billion in new product development.
Documents icon
The results of our efforts in the field of innovation in 2016-2019 include: 28 inventions, 64 patent applications and 18 patents.
Medicines icon
1 in 8 medicine packages sold in Polish pharmacies and 1 in 3 medicine packages used in hospitals come from Polpharma.
Heart in hand icon
We ensure drug safety for patients and uninterrupted access to products of social importance.
Flag icon
We are the only manufacturer of 42 medicinal products, including life-saving medicines with no counterparts available in Poland.
Table of elements icon
We are Poland’s only large-scale manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients used as raw materials in the production of finished dosage forms.
Man in circle icon
We conduct long-term nationwide educational programmes for patients in the fields of cardiology, ophthalmology, pulmonology and gynaecology.
Man with arrows icon
We partner with Polish physicians and pharmacists, supporting them in expanding knowledge.
Test-tube icon
We support Polish scientists through the Polpharma Scientific Foundation.
Test-tube with dolar icon
We have already donated around PLN 23 million in support of research projects in the fields of pharmacy and medicine.
Diploma icon
We have provided 57 scholarships for Ph.D. students.
People icon
We carry out projects in collaboration with universities and scientific institutions.
People icon
We cooperate with local schools, educating future employees in the dual system.
Man with diagram icon
We have won Poland’s Most Attractive Employer Award in the Life Sciences category in a student survey.

We are a leading player on the Polish pharmaceutical market and one of the major drug manufacturers in the region of Central and Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus. The company’s history goes back to 1935. Based on our rapid development, expansion to foreign markets and capital investments, we have become a strong multinational pharmaceutical group employing over 7,500 people and offering modern drugs, substances and innovative solutions to patients and business partners from all corners of the world. Every year, approximately 400 million packages of medicines are shipped from Polpharma Group’s factories to help people in 35 countries. Our pharmaceutical substances are exported to over 60 countries, including the highly developed markets of the United States, Japan and Korea.

We focus on quality, safety and innovation in all spheres of our activity. Based on a broad portfolio of approx. 750 products, we are able to support patients in the therapy and prevention of the most common diseases. Our fields of expertise include cardiology, neurology, ophthalmology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, and dermatology. We collaborate with scientists and constantly invest in new products and advanced technologies to provide patients with innovative therapeutic solutions, as well as give our employees access to state-of-the-art knowledge and broad development prospects. Through the Polpharma Scientific Foundation, we fund research projects in the fields of pharmacy and medicine, and award scholarships and grants to young scientists. We attach importance to corporate social responsibility, and pursue our goals while respecting social and environmental concerns and the highest ethical standards.

Our main business markets are Poland, Kazakhstan and Russia. The Polpharma Group comprises the following Polish companies: Zakłady Farmaceutyczne Polpharma SA, Polpharma Biuro Handlowe, Polfa Warszawa S.A. and Medana Pharma S.A, as well Santo (Chimpharm), which is a leading pharmaceutical company in Kazakhstan. Our strategic partners are Akrikhin in Russia and Farmaprojects in Spain.

 

 

Polpharma Group with partners - in Poland and on international markets

7 500
employees
750
products
7
manufacturing plants
5
research and development centers
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Our products

We manufacture Rx (prescription) drugs, OTC (over-the-counter) drugs, hospital drugs, dietary supplements and medical devices. Our domains of drug production are cardiology, gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonary, anti-infectives, dermatology and ophthalmology.
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R&D

At Polpharma, we create innovations that ensure the availability and greater safety of our products, greater ease of use of drugs and improvement of patient compliance with therapeutic recommendations, and higher effectiveness of a therapy. We are one of the most innovative companies in Poland – which is confirmed by national rankings.
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Manufacturing plants

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