Pharmasyntez opens a low-tonnage manufacturing shop in Irkutsk

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JSC Pharmasyntez opened a new low-tonnage manufacturing shop in Irkutsk. This is an advanced high-tech production facility that will manufacture small batches of medicines for clinical trials and try out the technologies for production of the new registered drugs.

The facility will manufacture the drugs in a wide range of dosage forms, including tablets, capsules, ointments, gels, suppositories, syrups, balsams, etc. The new shop created more than a hundred jobs. The investments in its establishment amounted to about half a billion rubles. The low-tonnage manufacturing shop became the fourth facility of Pharmasyntez in Irkutsk.

This year, JSC Pharmasyntez marks its twentieth anniversary. It is one of the largest companies engaged in prepackaging and packaging of finished medicinal products, primarily for the treatment of tuberculosis. The operating plants are located in Irkutsk, Ussuriysk, and Tyumen.

Another investment project of Pharmasyntez is the plant for manufacturing the pharmaceutical substances in Bratsk. The plant is scheduled to be launched in Q1 2018. At the first stage, it will produce 30 active pharmaceutical substances and, in the future, it plans to start manufacturing up to 45 types of substances.