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Cipla Limited is 2nd largest pharmaceutical company in India in terms of retail sales. Apart from its presence in the Indian market, Cipla also has an export market and regularly exports to more than 185 countries in all corners of the world.Cipla's product range includes Pharmaceuticals, Animal Health Care Products, OTC, Bulk Drugs, Flavours & Fragrances, and Agrochemicals.
Cipla Ltd was incorporated in the year 1935 with the name Chemical, Industrial & Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. Khwaja Abdul Hamied, the founder of Cipla gave the company all his patent and proprietary formulas for several drugs and medicines, without charging any royalty.Cipla was registered as a public limited company with an authorised capital of Rs 6 lakhs.
Cipla's first product was launched into the market in 1937.
Pharmaceuticals:Cipla manufactures anabolic steroids, analgesics/antipyretics, antacids, anthelmintics, anti-arthritis, anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-TB drugs, antiallergic drugs,anticancer drugs, antifungal, antimalarials, antispasmodics, antiulcerants, immunosuppressants etc,
Animal Health Care Products:These include: aqua products, equine products, poultry products, products for companion animals, and products for livestock animals.
OTC:These include: child care products, eye care products, food supplements, health drinks, life style products, nutraceuticals & tonics, skin care products, and oral hygiene products.
Flavour & Fragrance:Cipla manufactures a wide range of flavours, which are used in foods and beverages, fruit juices, baked goods, and oral hygiene products. Cipla fragrances have wide ranging applications such as in personal care products, laundry detergents and room fresheners
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