10 Big Pharmaceutical Companies in Pakistan


1. Getz Pharma:



Getz Pharma was established by the Getz Brothers & Co. Inc. in the year 1995. At that time Getz Pharma only had 45 employees with a small revenue base and without any international operations. But now Getz Pharma has transformed from a small manufacturing facility to a world-class branded generic pharmaceutical company. Getz Pharma now has more than 5,700 highly qualified employees from all over the world.

2. Abbott Laboratories (Pakistan) Limited:

Abbott Pakistan is part of the global healthcare agency. Abbott started its operations in Pakistan in the year 1948 as a marketing associate. Abbott Pakistan has been expanding regularly so that they can contain a workforce of more than 1500 workers. Currently, Abbott Pakistan has two production centers that are located at Landhi and Korangi in Karachi. These two production centers are using modern technology for the manufacturing of exceptional pharmaceutical products.


3. Ferozsons Laboratories:

Ferozsons Laboratories is a public constrained employer indexed in Pakistan. Ferozsons has dominated several management manufacturers in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, cardiology, and oncology along with the rising presence in diabetes space. Ferozsons stands out to be the only pharmaceutical company in Pakistan that has retained one-of-a-kind agreements with several partners from all over the world for distributions, promotion, and co-production of the productions.

4. Searle Company Ltd:

Searle Pakistan Limited or SPL opened up in Pakistan on 5th October 1965. Searle Pakistan Limited (private) bought a small manufacturing facility in S.I.T.E and started the production of Aldactone, Lomotil, Diodoquin, Ovulen, Neomycin Sulfate, Probanthine and Hydryllin. In this manufacturing facility, they manufactured high-quality pharmaceutical products.

5. Pfizer Pakistan Limited:


Pfizer was established in the year 1959 and it is working for the health in Pakistan. They established their first plant on 5th February 1959. While their first collaboration was with the local distributor and the distribution of their products started in the year 1961.

6. Bayer:

Bayer is a multi-national company that specializes in the fields of health care and agriculture. They are the most famous having a history of more than 150-year in the areas of health care and agriculture. They have always contributed to finding solutions to challenges related to health.

7. SAMI Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

SAMI Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. is a pharmaceutical company that is involved in the production of various formulations that cater to fundamental healing areas.

8. Hilton Pharma Ltd.

Hilton Pharma Ltd. is a member of the innovative group of corporations. Hilton Pharma is Pakistan’s largest pharmaceutical company in every field like manufacturing products, work ethics, and satisfactory entrepreneurship values.

9. Wyeth Pakistan Limited:

Wyeth Pakistan is one of the most famous organizations that got established in Pakistan in the year 1949. The organization is engaged in the manufacturing of various research-based pharmaceutical products.

10. GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited:

They have been the most extended established investors in Pakistan. They deal in Anti-infective, breathing, vaccines, dermatological, Gastrointestinal, analgesics, oncology, urology, hypersensitivity, cardiovascular and vitamin therapy areas.


Noor Mani is senior tech correspondent and renowned professional writer from Pakistani local Newspaper Weekly Multan. She is a P.E.C accredited Electronics Engineer and has wide vision over technology and local media industry scope. She is now a Managing Editor at Web.PK. You can email her at noor @

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