Pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria are ventures that have shown lot of success in the country and at large. The rate at which disease has been on the increase. And fortunately enough these pharmaceutical companies have been able to produce drugs that have not only reduced sickness or saves life but also help us to save large amount of money which would have been used for hospital's bill.
It is no argument that people must get sick no matter the healthy preventive methods that one carries out. With the help of small and big pharmacy's stores around every nook and crannies, it has helped in bringing those drugs produced by indigenous and foreign pharmaceutical companies closer to we the final consumers.
For true if there were no local and multinational pharmaceutical companies in our country, the death rate of this country would have increased rapidly more than birth rate. These companies play a great role in sustaining lives of the citizens in this country.
These pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria and their products are responsible for the development, marketing and distributions of pharmaceutical products around the nation to the people that needs them.
In this post I will be sharing the list of the top pharmaceutical companies in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria. These companies are the ones prescribed by the masses because their products have been found useful and authentic. Contacts have been added to make vacancies in pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria easier to access
Different top 10 pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria produces different drugs and here is the list of these companies in no particular order with contact details you can use in getting job vacancies.
Names of pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria
1. Emzor Pharmaceuticals
This is the chief producer of paracetamol and other tested and trusted drugs in Nigeria and the world. It is also one of the world's leading companies in terms of producing pharmaceutical products/drugs since 1984.
Their office in Nigeria is;
Plot 3c, Aswani Market Road,
Isolo/Apapa Express Way,
Oshodi, Lagos State.
Tel No; +234 1 452 3570
+234 1 452 5288
2. Evans Medical Plc
This one for sure is one of Nigeria's oldest and biggest pharmaceutical company. They started operation in 1954. Evans Medical Plc has helped a lot of Nigerians through researching, manufacturing and marketing of quality pharmaceutical products to sustain mankind in this country.
Plot 6c, Abimbola Way,
Isolo/Apapa Express Way,
Tel No: +234 1 790 1401
3. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Nigeria
This is also one of the world's leading pharmaceutical manufacturing companies with it presence in Nigeria. They are helping in improving the quality of life by providing products/drugs that makes people feel better and live longer.
Their address in Nigeria;
1, Industrial Avenue,
Tel: +234 1 271 1000
4. Chemiron International Limited
This company was founded in 1987. They are best known for blood tonics and nourishing capsules. They have a strong base in Nigeria.
Plot 12, Block B, Metal Box Road,
Ogba, Lagos state.
Tel No: +234 1 773 5817
5. Fidson HealthCare Limited
This company has a very wide range of pharmaceutical products which include haematinics, cardiovascular, psychiatry and anti-diabetic.
215/219 Ikorodu Road,
Obanikoro, Lagos state.
Tel No: +234 1 493 3319
6. May and Baker Nigeria Plc
May and Baker is Nigeria's first pharmaceutical company. It was founded in Nigeria in 1944 but it's origin is in England, UK. This company was founded to improve the quality of human's life. Her vision is to be among the top 10 conglomerate in Nigeria by 2020. Their product range from paracetamol, noodles, table water and other pharmaceutical products.
3/5 Sapara Street,
Tel No: +234 1 496 8130
7. Embassy Pharmaceutical and Chemicals Limited
This company started small in 1986 and today it has a large client base all over Nigeria. Embassy pharmaceutical and Chemicals Limited is among one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria. Their price on drugs are very cheap compare to other pharmaceutical products/drugs.
41, Ademola Street,
Tel No: +234 1 480 0581
These are the top pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria that has been holding it down since the 80's in Nigeria.
You can contact these pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria via their website, email address or telephone numbers if you wish to inquire anything from them or follow them so as to get updated on any vacancy in any of their department.